Where to stay around Aude?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,368 holiday lettings near Aude. From 1,322 houses to 1,009 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 Aude is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Aude?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Aude. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Carcassonne: 2,365 holiday homes
  • Narbonne: 2,058 holiday homes
  • Limoux: 270 holiday homes
  • Gruissan: 1,375 holiday homes
  • Narbonne Plage: 338 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Aude! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Aude?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Aude with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Carcassonne: 2,365 holiday lettings
  • Narbonne: 2,058 holiday lettings
  • Limoux: 270 holiday lettings
  • Gruissan: 1,375 holiday lettings
  • Lagrasse: 427 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Aude?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Aude are:

  • Salvaza Airport (CCF): 1,041 self catering accommodations
  • Vias Airport (BZR): 4,585 self catering accommodations
  • Rivesaltes Airport (PGF): 4,356 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Aude?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Aude. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne: 1,177 holiday rentals
  • City of Carcassonne: 1,183 holiday rentals
  • La Franqui: 3,069 holiday rentals
  • Aude Gate: 1,181 holiday rentals
  • Narbonnaise Gate: 1,187 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Aude listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental, home, or villa in Aude, France, your home away from home

Aude, France, is named after the River Aude. The local council calls Aude, “Cathar Country”. In 1790, the department of Aude was formed from the eastern part of the old province of Languedoc. Carcassonne is Aude’s capital, a picturesque town with its restored medieval fortifications and buildings, and a perfect place to rent an Aude villa. Other than the Mediterranean beaches and resorts, Aude is relatively undiscovered.

Places to holiday on Aude, France

Although Aude hotels are abundant, live in an Aude holiday rental or Aude villa to get the most out of your experience in Aude, France.

Things to do in Aude, France

Aude, France is populated by some tiny but historically rich villages. Cities like Carcassonne and Narbonne are must-visits for their endearing balance of modern and historic. If you're going to Lagrasse take the time to see Montlaur, a small wine producing village in the Corbieres. Apart from great wines and impressive Aude restaurants, Aude is rich in the arts – theatre, painting collections and music and dance.

Weather in Aude, France

Self catering holiday makers in Aude experience a mainly Mediterranean climate, hot dry summers, rainy winters, moderate spring and autumn. January and February are the winter months of rain, occasional frost and rare snow. March and April are largely unpredictable, ranging from sunny to rainy days. May and June are usually very pleasant, lots of sunshine, nice warm temperatures July and August are hot and dry, temperatures around 30° C. September can be quite humid. October days are warm and sunny. November and December are cooler but still very pleasant with lots of sunshine.

Travel to Aude, France

A direct cheap flight to Aude can be found on Ryanair. One can also fly into Girona, Spain or Paris and travel to Aude by land with an Aude car rental. Similarly, the UK holidaymaker can get to Aude by ferry or through the Channel Tunnel.

Within, a car hire in Aude is necessary and easily available. However the most recommended option would be to walk, especially with the narrow streets of Aude. Cycling is an option in some areas but in others you'd have to be a serious cyclist to tackle the hills. There are bike rentals shops that usually operate from June to September.

Sightseeing in and around Aude

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Aude a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carcassonne Golf (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
  • Reserve Africaine Sigean (27.2 mi / 43.7 km)
  • Clot de l'Oum Winery (28.3 mi / 45.5 km)
  • Mazamet Golf Course (28.4 mi / 45.8 km)
  • Golf Santa Rose - Pitch and Putt (29.5 mi / 47.5 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Aude

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Aude is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cabrespine Cave (17.3 mi / 27.8 km)
  • Gorges de Galamus (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • La Curiosite de L'Auriol (21.3 mi / 34.3 km)
  • Les Gorges de la Cesse (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
  • Les Gorges du Brian (24 mi / 38.6 km)
  • Gorges de St-Georges (24.1 mi / 38.8 km)