Where to stay around Versailles?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,491 holiday lettings near Versailles. From 3,141 Studios to 2,974 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Versailles is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Versailles?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Versailles:

  • Montmartre: 629 holiday homes
  • Villa Montmorency: 75 holiday homes
  • Notre Dame: 1,216 holiday homes
  • Porte de Saint-Cloud: 83 holiday homes
  • Moulin de la Vièrge: 161 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Versailles?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Versailles. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Palace of Versailles: 5,761 holiday lettings
  • Versailles (XVE-Versailles-Chateau Train Station): 5,790 holiday lettings
  • Versailles Château Rive Gauche RER Station: 5,794 holiday lettings
  • Versailles-Chantiers Station: 5,821 holiday lettings
  • Versailles Porchefontaine Station: 5,792 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Versailles listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Studios in Versailles?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 3,141 Studios in Versailles. Our other popular types of Versailles holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 2,974 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 232 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I rent downtown rentals in Versailles?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 1,236 downtown rentals in Versailles. You have also many other possibilities in Versailles area, including:

  • Golf course rentals: 65 holiday rentals
  • Village rentals: 63 holiday rentals
  • Rural rentals: 54 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with heated indoor pool in Versailles?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with heated indoor pool among our 16 holiday homes with heated indoor pool available in Versailles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday apartment in Versailles your home away from home

    Versailles is a stunning Paris suburb, bursting with history, which is also conveniently situated a mere 20 kilometres from the bustling city centre. Having acted as the nation’s political centre of for roughly 100 years before the French Revolution, Versailles was designed to cater to royalty, and as such, the region exudes culture, romance and decadence. A Versailles holiday apartment is consequently perfect if you’re interested in planning a romantic getaway, a special family break or a holiday during which you can simply sit back, relax, and enjoy the fantastic French culture and cuisine. As well as holiday apartments in Versailles, HomeAway offers a fabulous selection of historical homes to let.

    Things to do

    Visitors in holiday apartments in Versailles will never find themselves at a loss for things to see and do, and as an added bonus, is possible to forgo a hire car whilst staying in the city, without missing out on any of the region’s great activities and attractions.

    -The Palace and Gardens of Versailles, situated within walking distance of most Versailles holiday homes, are the major tourist attraction, owing both to their stunning beauty and historical significance. The Palace itself was constructed around an existing Chateau by order of Louis XIII during the 1600’s, whilst the surrounding gardens began to take their current form during the early to mid 1700’s. Even if you’re not interested in history behind these brilliant attractions however, the interior of the palace, which includes the famous “Hall of Mirrors”, is certainly worth seeing!

    -The museums scattered throughout the area make for a great way to spend a few days. Some of the more popular institutions include: the Museum of French History, located in the Palace of Versailles; the Lambinet Museum, which houses historical furniture, sculptures and art; and the des Toiles de Jouy Museum, which displays a permanent collection of amazing Toile fabric articles.

    -The markets in Versailles are a fantastic way to really get in touch with the region’s rich culture, with numerous different marketplaces popping up at regular intervals throughout the city. If you’re looking for some tasty French treats to take back to your Versailles holiday apartment however, the Jussieu-Montreuil Market, the Porchefontaine Markets and the Notre Dame Markets will certainly not disappoint. The Versailles Flower Market is also great if you’re interested in something a little out of the ordinary.

    -The Royal Opera, which dates back to the late 1700’s, is located within the Palace of Versailles, and is a definite must-see regardless of whether you’re hoping to see a play, an opera, a ballet, a concert or an orchestral event. The newly renovated interior of this architectural beauty is also guaranteed to have you returning to your Versailles holiday home feeling like you’ve spent the evening with 18th century royalty.

    -As Paris is only a hop skip and jump from Versailles, day trips to well-known locations such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Palace, the Arc de Triomphe, and the Moulin Rouge are a great way to spend your break. If you have the time you may also be interested in some of the great day tours starting from Paris, such as wine and champagne tasting tours, and Disneyland Paris is within commutable distance.

    The weather in Versailles

    Versailles experiences warm dry summers, which means that the period between May and September is generally the most enticing for international and domestic tourists. Visiting during the winter months can also make for a great getaway however, as popular tourist attractions such as the Palace of Versailles are much quieter, and the chance of getting a great deal on your holiday accommodation is certainly higher.

    Getting to Versailles

    Versailles is easily accessed from Paris’s two major international airports via train, bus, taxi or hire car, although a taxi is not really recommended as the trip can be quite costly (in excess of 50€ one way). Regardless of which option you choose however, you should be relaxing in your beautiful Versailles holiday home within the space of an hour.

    Sightseeing in and around Versailles

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Versailles a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Golf de la Boulie (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Saint-Marc Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
    • Villacoublay Golf Club (4.3 mi / 7 km)
    • National Nature Reserve of Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
    • Golf Blue Green Saint-Aubin (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
    • Auteuil Racecourse (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)

    Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Versailles

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Versailles is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Champ de Mars (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Parc Monceau (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
    • Luxembourg Gardens (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Jardin des Plantes (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
    • Parc des Buttes Chaumont (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
    • Parc de St-Cloud (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)