Where to stay around La Bourboule?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 571 holiday lettings near La Bourboule. From 339 apartments to 74 chalets, 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 La Bourboule is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Grands Thermes Baths: 714 holiday lettings
  • Fenestre Park: 706 holiday lettings
  • La Bourboule Station: 686 holiday lettings
  • Puy de Dome: 705 holiday lettings
  • Puy de Sancy: 709 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around La Bourboule 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 apartments in La Bourboule?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 339 apartments in La Bourboule. Our other popular types of La Bourboule holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 74 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 62 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 45 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 La Bourboule?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 102 holiday homes with pool available in La Bourboule. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Gite in La Bourboule, France, Your Home Away From Home

    With the world-famous Dordogne river running right through the centre of the town and late 19th century architecture screaming of a prosperous time gone by, spending your holidays in La Bourboule is an immensely popular choice! La Bourboule can be found in the Auvergne region, towards the centre of the country of France. The self catering accommodation in La Bourboule will be appointed to a very high standard; often offering you the chance to enjoy a laid-back and authentic taste of traditional French life.

    Things to Do on Holiday in La Bourboule, France

    Holidays in La Bourboule prove to be very popular all year round. This must be down to the fact that there is actually a skiing resort located close to the town. This means you are able to enjoy all the fun on the slopes during the day and then retire to your warm and cosy self catering accommodation for the night. During the warmer months, the most popular activities in this part of the world include canoeing and kayaking, swimming, golf, nature walking, mountain biking, horse riding, fishing and tennis.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in La Bourboule, France

    You will have a great choice of attractions to visit on your holidays in La Bourboule. Within the town itself, there is more than enough to keep you busy for a full day. La Bourboule is actually known as a spa town and the thermal baths (Les Grands Thermes) have been in use since Roman times. They were especially popular here during the last part of the 19th century, which is the period that much of the town’s architecture dates from. The area around Boulevard Georges Clemenceau is particularly attractive and there is the chance to enjoy a drink in one of the cafés here. You may also want to visit the Parc Fenestre which has several rides to keep the children entertained and is close to the departure point for the cable car that runs up to the skiing resort.

    Weather in La Bourboule, France

    You should bear in mind that the weather on your holidays in La Bourboule will be affected by your altitude above sea level. There is a skiing resort situated close to the town, therefore, you can expect cold and snowy conditions on the slopes. The town itself can be quite cool during the winter: often the temperatures are going to struggle to rise much above freezing point. During the Summer temperatures are likely to average in the low- to mid-twenties degrees Celsius. The average rate of precipitation in this part of Auvergne is around 30 inches per year.

    Travel to La Bourboule, France

    Clermont-Ferrand Auvergne Airport (CFE) will be the closest arrival point for your holidays in La Bourboule. This has one connection with the United Kingdom: Flybe operate a service to and from Southampton (SOU). Alternatively, you may wish to consider the cross-channel ferry services with your own car. Brittany Ferries between Portsmouth and Caen is a convenient choice.

    Exploring the natural features in La Bourboule

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, La Bourboule is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Fenestre Park (0.7 mi / 1.1 km)
    • Lac de Guery (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
    • Puy de Sancy (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
    • Roche Tuiliere (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
    • Lac de Servieres (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
    • Lac Chambon (8.4 mi / 13.5 km)