Destination guide

The historical city of Amboise awaits you

Enjoy the area's temples, history and monuments with a rental holiday home in Amboise. Renowned for its local tours, cafes and gardens, this city welcomes all visitors. Parc des Expositions de Tours and Tours Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Amboise

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Amboise a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mini-Chateaux Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Grand Aquarium of Touraine (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Domaine Sylvain Gaudron (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Caves du Pere Auguste (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Chateau de Nitray (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • La Reserve de Beaumarchais (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Amboise

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Amboise. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Pagoda of Chanteloup (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Botanical Garden (14.9 mi / 24 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Amboise

The nearest airport is in Tours (TUF-Tours - Loire Valley), located 12.4 mi (20 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, the main station serving the city is Amboise Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Amboise?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 479 holiday lettings around Amboise. From 69 cottages to 72 flats & apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a rural property in Amboise?

If you're itching for some time away from the city, you're in luck! Leave all that noisy hustle and bustle behind and relax in the soothing sounds of the countryside. HomeAway has 190 countryside holiday rentals in this destination. On the hunt for a different holiday style? See if any of our other properties tickle your fancy. Our options here include:

  • 126 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 126 riverside holiday accommodation options.
  • 79 city-centre holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Amboise?

Our house holiday rentals are real properties for real travellers. Offering plenty of room to move, they're perfect for those who want to experience life like a local. There are 252 options currently on HomeAway. Prices begin at £26 per night. Or maybe you'd prefer one of the area's other sought-after self-catering accommodation options, like:

  • Cottage: 93 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £47 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 66 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £35 per night.
  • Apartment: 62 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £33 per night.

Can I stay in Amboise in a large group?

Whether you're setting off on a getaway with your relatives or spending a few nights away with your old school friends, it's always stacks of fun being in a brand new place together! And the good news is that HomeAway has options to suit. The top option for larger groups here are house holiday rentals, and you'll find 52 currently listed. Around the area, the rental properties that are suitable for larger sized groups include:

  • On the hunt for properties that can house 6 guests? We have 184 that will be perfect. Prices start from £56 per night.
  • If you have 5 in your family, you'll be thrilled to find out that there are 134 holiday rentals suitable. You can get one for as little as £41 a night.
  • Hunting down rental properties to suit 8 people? You'll be happy to discover we have 94 that will fit the bill. You can secure one from just £36 a night.

So never fear! When you travel with us you can take your uncle, your sister and all your mates to Amboise.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Amboise?

HomeAway is here to help you enjoy quality time with your loved ones. With a wide range of cost-efficient holiday rentals, you're sure to discover a cosy lodging to suit everyone. Cathédrale is a good area to investigate if you want to keep your budget under control. HomeAway has 86 holiday rentals, and the average price is an agreeable £78 per night. Another 85 HomeAway holiday rentals are available in or around La Fuye-Velpeau. With an average price of £79 a night, you're sure to snatch a deal worth boasting to your friends about.