Where to stay around Médoc?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 117 holiday lettings near Médoc. From 68 houses to 17 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Médoc for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Médoc?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Médoc. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Southern France: 127,239 holiday homes
  • Périgord: 4,567 holiday homes
  • Aquitaine: 27,562 holiday homes
  • Loire Valley: 29,682 holiday homes
  • Lot-et-Garonne: 1,018 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Médoc! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Médoc?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Médoc with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Duras: 354 holiday lettings
  • Marmande: 174 holiday lettings
  • Monségur: 209 holiday lettings
  • Gensac: 387 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Sernin: 434 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Médoc?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Médoc. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Duras Castle: 873 holiday rentals
  • Graves and Sauternais Golf: 338 holiday rentals
  • La Réole Station: 505 holiday rentals
  • Duras Clock Tower: 901 holiday rentals
  • Eglise Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption de Casteljaloux: 225 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Médoc listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Make a holiday rental gite or villa in Medoc, Gironde, France your home away from home

The French region of Medoc runs from Bordeaux all the way to the beaches of the Atlantic coast in Gironde, flanked by the waters of the Girande Estuary and the forests of the Atlantic coastline. Covered with vineyards providing some of the finest wines in France, Medoc has become a famous region where visitors can indulge in the finer things in life, from superb cuisine to glorious beaches, luxurious villas to world class Medoc golf courses.

Things to do in Medoc, France

There are eight wine making appellations (wine making regions) of Medoc, all producing red wines of the highest quality. Connoisseurs of fine wines are going to be right in their element in a Medoc villa, as there are a huge number of vineyards offering guided tours and wine tasting courses. Throughout the whole region, food and wine are an important part of life, and high class restaurants are in plentiful supply.

The Medoc coastline is famous throughoutEuropeas a surfing centre of the highest quality. Surfers flock to Medoc accommodation along the coast to take advantage of the huge Atlantic rollers which crash onto the shore after their undisrupted journey across the Atlantic. There are some wonderful Medoc apartments overlooking the coastline, perfect for those who wish to wake up and check conditions immediately.

The many unusual Medoc chateaus are world famous. The chateaux of Medoc are the most extravagant and elegant in the whole of France, build in many elaborate styles. At almost every turn is an almost unbelievable chateau many of which you can explore.

Medoc is also a golfing haven on the west coast of France. There are a great range of high class golf courses to choose from, including the 36 hole Medoc Golf Course in Louens, the Vignes Golf Course and the championship Chateaux Golf Course. Typically, Medoc golf courses have long, wide fairways, and fast greens, ranked among the highest quality in Europe. There are a vast array of facilities from golf academies offering both private and group lessons to practice courses.

Places to visit on holiday in Medoc, France

Soulac-sur-Mer is a wonderful seaside resort nestled between Atlantic Coast and the Girande Estuary. You shall never run out of activities to enjoy from a Medoc property in Soulac-sur-Mer, with a great range of water sports, sand yachting, mountain biking, horse riding stables and even a sky diving school.

Vendays Montalivet is surrounded by many miles of sandy beaches, including some of the finest surfing beaches in France. Windsurfing, sailing and water skiing can also be enjoyed from the beaches of Vendays Montalivet. Inland, mountain biking, horse riding and walking holidays thrive, and you are well within reach of Medoc’s golf courses from a holiday rental in Vendays Montalivet.

Carcans is not only an excellent surfing location, but is also the best location for nature lovers looking to take a holiday rental in Medoc. The lakes of Etang de Carcans and Etang d’Hourtin are alive with nature, and are ideal places to walk and cycle.

Lacanau is one of the finest surfing spots along the Atlantic Coast. Famous for the large breaks that crash onshore, Lacanau is a surfing spot of the highest quality. During the summer months, the town is a party centre, especially from mid-June until the end of August.

Travel to Medoc, France

There are a great range of daily flights arriving into Bordeaux (BOD) from the UK. British Airways, BMI, easyJetand Flybe all provide direct flights to Bordeaux from airports including Southampton (SOU), Bristol (BRS), Birmingham (BHX), Manchester (MAN) and London.