Where to stay around Nimes?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,661 holiday lettings near Nimes. From 682 houses to 326 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 Nimes is on HomeAway.

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

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 Nimes:

  • Centre Ville: 129 holiday homes
  • Route d'Arles: 116 holiday homes
  • Les 3 Ponts: 121 holiday homes
  • Santa Cruz: 38 holiday homes
  • Cadereau: 152 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 Nimes?

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

  • Nimes Arena: 2,647 holiday lettings
  • Nimes Cathedral: 2,660 holiday lettings
  • Nimes (ZYN-Nimes SNCF Train Station): 2,676 holiday lettings
  • Nimes St-Cesaire Station: 2,689 holiday lettings
  • Fountain Gardens: 2,558 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Nimes 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 houses in Nimes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 682 houses in Nimes. Our other popular types of Nimes holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 326 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 325 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 161 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nimes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,120 holiday homes with pool available in Nimes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday home, apartment, cottage, farmhouse, house or villa in Nimes, France your home away from home

    The wonderful city of Nimes is best known for its fantastic Roman sites, combining history, culture and scenery into a fantastic tourist destination. Situated in Southern France, Nimes is just inland from the Mediterranean coast, north east of Montpellier, and north west of Marseille; this is France’s popular Languedoc-Roussillon region.

    Things to do on holiday in Nimes, France

    Although Nimes is near to the coast this attractive city is more popular as a city break destination rather than a beach holiday, but that being said the location means that holidaymakers can enjoy the best of both worlds here! The lovely beaches of the region are easily accessible when you want a day of relaxation. Your Nimes self catering accommodation is also a great base from which to enjoy the beautiful Provence region of France. The city is surrounded by attractive villages and hills to the north, so visitors can make the most of the countryside by enjoying walks or bicycle rides.

    As a fairly sizeable city, Nimes has everything you’ll need while staying in self catering accommodation. There are plenty of shops and supermarkets here, plus some great restaurants when you want a break from the cooking, and bars if you want a lively night out.

    Places to visit on holiday in Nimes, France

    This part of France has a great deal of natural beauty to offer though the highlight of a self catering holiday in Nimes is the man-made attractions. Nimes dates back to the times of the Roman Empire and is full of Roman ruins. The Roman Amphitheatre is second only to Rome’s Coliseum and is the best preserved Roman arena in France. It is actually still used to this day for bull fighting and to host concerts and events. Maison Carre is another of the Roman sights. This is a very well preserved temple and features a short film inside. About 15 miles outside of Nimes is one more piece of Roman architecture. The Pont du Gard is an impressive aqueduct that used to carry water into the city. But these are just a few of the attractions you’ll be able to enjoy when staying in accommodation in Nimes! You should also take time to visit some of the surrounding towns and cities too, such as Avignon, Montpellier and Marseille.

    The weather in Nimes, France

    Being situated not far from the coast, self catering accommodation in Nimes benefits from a Mediterranean climate. During the summer temperatures are hot though not excessive, however, some visitors may prefer to visit during the cooler winter, spring and autumn months when you can enjoy sightseeing without the larger crowds and a little less heat.

    Flights to Nimes, France

    There are numerous choices for catching a flight to accommodation in Nimes, making this a very accessible destination. The closest airport is just outside Nimes itself – the Nimes-Arles-Camargue Airport is just to the south of the city and has flights with Ryanair. For a greater choice of airlines you can fly to either Montpellier-Mediterranee Airport with easyJet and Ryanair, or to Marseille Provence Airport with dozens of different airlines.

    Activities and attractions in Nimes

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Nimes has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Vacquerolles Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
    • Nimes-Campagne Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
    • Uzes Golf (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
    • Mas des Tourelles (11.8 mi / 19 km)
    • Roc de Massereau Adventure Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
    • Moulin a Huile Paradis (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Nimes

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

    • Fountain Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
    • Le Jardin Des Oules (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
    • Centre de Decouverte du Scamandre (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
    • Alpilles (27.2 mi / 43.8 km)