Where to stay around Céret?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 631 holiday lettings near Céret. From 249 houses to 152 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Céret for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Céret:

  • Saint-Martin: 107 holiday homes
  • Les Arcades: 21 holiday homes
  • La Lunette: 112 holiday homes
  • Saint-Mathieu: 95 holiday homes
  • La Gare: 87 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 Céret?

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

  • Musee d'Art Moderne: 2,996 holiday lettings
  • Perpignan Cathedral: 4,508 holiday lettings
  • Palace of the Kings of Majorca: 4,596 holiday lettings
  • Torremirona Golf Club: 6,270 holiday lettings
  • Pic du Canigou: 783 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Céret 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 Céret?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 249 houses in Céret. Our other popular types of Céret holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 152 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 122 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 48 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 Céret?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 308 holiday homes with pool available in Céret. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

    Ceret, the capital of the Vallespir region of southern France, has long been a favourite destination with visitors, many of whom have ended up buying property in Ceret and staying there all year round. The cobbled streets of the old town are kept shadowed from the summer sun by lines of trees, and the delightful open squares for which Ceret, France is known are lined with delightful cafes and ancient fountains, making this one of the prettiest places in the region, far from the hustle and bustle of modern life. It is little wonder that those who take a self catering Ceret villa once usually return year after year!

    Things to do on holiday in Ceret, France

    The town is a delightful place to explore on foot. If you are staying in a self catering villa in Ceret, the huge Saturday market in Place Pablo-Picasso will certainly be of interest. The most celebrated attraction within the town is the Musee d'art Moderne Ceret, which is filled to breaking point with magnificent works by Picasso, Matisse, Chagall and Dali among others. The reason this small town has such a huge artistic wealth is due to the fact that it has always been a favourite source of inspiration for many artists, with many renting Ceret villas for long periods of time.

    The Cherry Festival is held either at the end of May or the beginning of June, depending on when the harvest ripens, and is a magnificent time to take a rental property in Ceret. The town takes on a carnival atmosphere, with the surprisingly delicious taste of cherry beer and competitions like stone spitting contests springing up in many of the squares! The main festival in Ceret is the fantastic Le Feria in July, on the closest weekend to Bastille Day, when the whole town is filled with market stalls serving the finest of local foods, and the air is filled with the sound of music and dancing. There is also a bull running event during Le Feria, where, unlike in Pamplona, young men and women try to catch the bull from behind, and hand on to its tail for as long as possible, usually resulting in some spectacular bruises!

    Taking a Ceret villa is a magnificent way to explore the countryside which surrounds the town. Situated in the foothills of the Pyrenees, Ceret is surrounded by some of the most exciting scenery in southern France, with plunging cliffs, shear gorges, gushing rivers and soaring mountains, often capped with imposing castles, all set to a backdrop of the glistening Mediterranean Sea. This is an outdoor activity haven, and there are very few sports which Ceret is not set up perfectly to do. The swimming lake at St Jean-Pla-de-Cotrs is a genuine delight in which you can refresh yourself from the heat of the day.

    Places to holiday in Ceret, France

    The Mediterranean Coast is only 25 minutes by car from a Ceret villa, and this stretch is not only famous for its beaches, but also the ideal conditions for sailing and windsurfing.

    In the other direction, the Pyrenean skiing and hiking resorts of Pyrenees 2000 and Les Angles and are just over and hour and a half away.

    Weather in Ceret, France

    The sun shines for over 300 days every year in Ceret, France, making this corner of the Mediterranean the hottest in France. Summer temperatures can soar into the high 30’s (°C) regularly during the summer, meaning a Ceret villa with a pool is priceless, and the shaded squares offer some respite from the heat. Winters are extraordinarily warm too, averaging around 15°C.

    Flights to Ceret, France

    Ryanair and Flybe provide cheap flights to Ceret, landing at Perpignan(PGF), just half an hour from a villa in Ceret and Gerona Airports (GRO), which can be reached in under an hour. You can either get a rental car from the airport of take one of the regular busses which service the town.

    Sightseeing in and around Ceret

    Do you want to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Ceret a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Masia Serra (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
    • La Vallee Des Tortues (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
    • Les Aigles de Valmy (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
    • La Vinyeta (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
    • Parc Venitien (16 mi / 25.7 km)
    • Argeles Adventure (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Ceret

    Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Ceret is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Gorges de la Fou (7.3 mi / 11.7 km)
    • Le Tropique du Papillon (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
    • Pic du Canigou (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
    • Racou Beach (16.1 mi / 25.8 km)
    • Argeles Beach (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
    • Forca Real (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)