Destination guide

The majestic setting of Puy-de-Dome is ready to explore

The area's monuments and cathedral are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Puy-de-Dome. Well known for its sporting events, skiing and shopping, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Place de Jaude and Clermont-Ferrand Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Puy-de-Dome

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Puy-de-Dome a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vulcania (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Volcano Park of Lemptegy (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Super-Besse (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Puy-de-Dome

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Puy-de-Dome is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puy de Dome (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Puy de Pariou (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Puy de Lemptégy (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • The Caves of Cornadore (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lac de Servieres (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Lac Chambon (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Puy-de-Dome

The nearest airport is in Clermont-Ferrand (CFE-Clermont-Ferrand - Auvergne Intl.), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Le Puy-en-Velay (LPY-Loudes), which is 54.2 mi (87.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Clermont-Ferrand Sarlieve-Cournon Station, Clermont-Ferrand Le Cendre-Orcet Station and Clermont-Ferrand-la-Part-Dieu Station are the main stations in the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Puy-de-Dome?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,679 holiday lettings around Puy-de-Dome. From 151 chalets to 149 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a mountainside property in Puy-de-Dome?

Mysterious and unforgiving, mountains are among the most ruggedly beautiful formations on the planet. If you've ever wanted to experience mountain life, we've got you covered. HomeAway has no less than 682 alpine rentals available. Open to more ideas? HomeAway has loads of other property options to browse through, including:

  • 597 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 490 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 414 lakeside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Puy-de-Dome?

Unpack your suitcase, take in the view and get the kettle on the boil. If you're after a place with all the conveniences of home, an apartment rental is a great way to go. You can choose from 559 different options with the help of HomeAway. If you make your booking quick, you could spend as little as £21 per night. Or perhaps you'd rather go for one of the area's other self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • House: 540 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £28 per night.
  • Cottage: 145 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £36 per night.
  • Chalet: 135 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £36 per night.

Can I stay in Puy-de-Dome in a large group?

Whether you're setting off on a special getaway with the whole family or spending a week away with your old school mates, it's always stacks of fun hanging out in a new place together! And the best news is that HomeAway has places to suit. The favourite choice for big groups here are house holiday rentals, and we have 137 available. If you're planning on travelling in a big group, the rental properties that will serve you well include:

  • If yours is a squad of 6, we offer 357 rental properties appropriate for that size. Spend a night for as little as £29.
  • Keen to find a holiday rental for 5 guests? We have 163 that will be perfect. You can book one for as little as £29 a night.
  • Trying to find holiday rentals to suit 8 guests? You'll be delighted to find out we have 140 that'll be ideal. You can grab one for as little as £41 a night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you can bring your aunt, your sister and all your friends to Puy-de-Dome.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Puy-de-Dome?

Pint-sized hotel rooms are no place to spend those precious holiday moments! Explore our affordable holiday rentals today and make sure everyone in your crew has room to spread out. When it comes to getting your hands on an amazing deal, your first stop should be Singles. Here, HomeAway has 183 holiday rentals at an average price of £61 a night. Another 573 HomeAway holiday rentals are on offer in or around La Bourboule. With an average price of £63 per night, you're sure to snatch a deal worth boasting about.