Find the best place to stay — Aude

Where to stay around Aude?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,849 holiday lettings near Aude. From 1,500 houses to 1,237 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: 2,366 holiday homes
  • Narbonne: 2,380 holiday homes
  • Limoux: 486 holiday homes
  • Gruissan: 1,821 holiday homes
  • Narbonne Plage: 421 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: 2,366 holiday lettings
  • Narbonne: 2,380 holiday lettings
  • Limoux: 486 holiday lettings
  • Gruissan: 1,821 holiday lettings
  • Lagrasse: 418 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): 1,049 self catering accommodations
  • Vias Airport (BZR): 4,801 self catering accommodations
  • Rivesaltes Airport (PGF): 5,094 self catering accommodations

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

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.

Attractions in and around Aude

First time in Aude and looking for places to see? Don't miss landmarks such as Medieval City, Narbonne Cathedral and Canal de la Robine. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Port-la-Nouvelle Beach and Gruissan Beach or experience the natural beauty of Cabrespine Cave and Gorges de St-Georges. Other things to do while in town include a visit to Abbey of Saint-Hilaire, Basilica of St. Nazaire and St. Celse and Chateau Comtal.