Find the best place to stay — Nimes

Where to stay around Nimes?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,972 holiday lettings near Nimes. From 817 houses to 381 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nimes for a long holiday or a weekend break 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: 131 holiday homes
  • Route d'Arles: 119 holiday homes
  • Les 3 Ponts: 121 holiday homes
  • Santa Cruz: 38 holiday homes
  • Cadereau: 154 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:

  • Pont du Gard: 4,025 holiday lettings
  • Arles Amphitheatre: 2,762 holiday lettings
  • Mas de l'Espiguette: 4,234 holiday lettings
  • Aigues-Mortes Salt Marshes: 4,230 holiday lettings
  • Musee de l'Arles et de la Provence Antique: 2,760 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 817 houses in Nimes. Our other popular types of Nimes holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 381 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 347 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 194 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nimes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,328 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.

    Attractions in and around Nimes

    Looking for things to do while you're in Nimes? Don't miss landmarks such as Maison Carree and Nimes Arena, and unique cultural highlights such as Old Nimes Museum and Archaeology Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Fountain Gardens. While in town, also consider a visit to popular places such as Temple of Diana and Magne Tower.