Where to stay around Barcelonnette?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 707 holiday lettings near Barcelonnette. From 94 Chalets to 16 Houses, 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 Barcelonnette is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Barcelonnette?

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

  • Bois Chenu Golf Course: 1,762 holiday lettings
  • Valley Museum: 1,687 holiday lettings
  • El Zocalo Theatre: 1,758 holiday lettings
  • Pra-Loup 1600: 1,647 holiday lettings
  • Pra-Loup: 1,552 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Barcelonnette 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 Chalets in Barcelonnette?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 94 Chalets in Barcelonnette. Our other popular types of Barcelonnette holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 6 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Barcelonnette?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 391 mountain rentals in Barcelonnette. You have also many other possibilities in Barcelonnette area, including:

  • Waterfront rentals: 65 holiday rentals
  • Downtown rentals: 33 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Barcelonnette?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 210 holiday homes with pool available in Barcelonnette. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Chalet in Barcelonnette, France, Your Home Away From Home

    The commune of Barcelonnette is situated in the Provence Cote d’Azur region of south-eastern France. This is high in the Alps mountains and therefore a very popular area for people who enjoy skiing and other winter sports. You should find that if you spend your holidays in Barcelonnette, you will be in a particularly beautiful part of France. An area that allows you to get involved in a myriad activities, plus many interesting places to visit nearby. The self catering accommodation in Barcelonnette will likely come in the form of a cosy and comfortable chalet which offers you all of the modern conveniences you could ever need for your stay in the area.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Barcelonnette, France

    As we have already mentioned above, Barcelonnette is situated close to a number of winter sports resorts which are known to have an excellent reputation. This means there are opportunities to enjoy skiing and snowboarding during the coldest months of the year and slopes which will suit any level of ability. Once the snow has cleared, the activities that prove to be popular during the summer include swimming, tennis, abseiling and rock-climbing, mountain biking, nature walking and mountain trekking, fishing and you will even find a golf course or two within a convenient driving distance.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Barcelonnette, France

    One of the great things about enjoying your holidays in Barcelonnette is the fact that this is an opportunity to really get down to nature. With this in mind, there are a few French national parks located close to the town for you to explore and these include Ecrins National Park and Reserve de Chasse du Mercantour. If you are keen to learn more about the history and culture of this corner of France, some suggestions for places for you to visit include Briançon, Grenoble and you are within a close enough driving distance of Nice and Monte Carlo. You might also like to venture across the border into Italy and pay the city of Turin a well deserved visit.

    Weather in Barcelonnette, France

    As you are surrounded by the Alps mountains during your holidays in Barcelonnette, you cannot quite expect to enjoy a Mediterranean climate in this part of France. However, summers here will prove to be pleasantly warm with average temperatures in the low- to mid-twenties degrees Celsius. Winters will be cooler here and the higher above sea level you are, the harsher the conditions and lower the temperatures will be. In the lower lands, expect average temperatures to be a few degrees above freezing.

    Travel to Barcelonnette, France

    Jet2, Easyjet and Monarch are three airlines which fly to Grenoble-Isere Airport (GNB) from the United Kingdom. These services fly from airports such as Birmingham (BHX), Leeds-Bradford (LBA), London Gatwick (LGW), London Stansted (STN), Manchester (MAN), Exeter (EXT) and Liverpool (LPL).

    Activities and attractions in Barcelonnette

    Are you looking for things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Barcelonnette has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Bois Chenu Golf Course (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
    • Jungle Adventure Park (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
    • Le Sauze (1.6 mi / 2.5 km)
    • Pra-Loup (2.6 mi / 4.1 km)
    • La Foux d'Allos (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
    • Val d'Allos (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Barcelonnette

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Barcelonnette is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Head of Sestriere (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
    • Col de Restefond (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
    • Col de la Bonette (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
    • Allos Lake (10.3 mi / 16.5 km)
    • Col de Vars (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
    • Maddalena Pass (12.5 mi / 20.2 km)