Where to stay around Lorraine?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,538 holiday lettings near Lorraine. From 749 chalets to 720 apartments, 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 Lorraine is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lorraine?

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

  • Germany: 83,119 holiday homes
  • Belgium: 4,550 holiday homes
  • Alsace: 3,802 holiday homes
  • Champagne-Ardenne: 686 holiday homes
  • La Rosière: 276 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lorraine! 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 Lorraine?

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

  • La Rosière: 276 holiday lettings
  • Colmar: 1,028 holiday lettings
  • Luxembourg City: 23 holiday lettings
  • Gérardmer: 1,388 holiday lettings
  • Metz: 50 holiday lettings

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Lorraine?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Lorraine are:

  • Luxembourg Airport (LUX): 47 self catering accommodations
  • Metz Nancy Lorraine Airport (ETZ): 41 self catering accommodations
  • Essey Airport (ENC): 74 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Lorraine?

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

  • Swimming Pool Grevenmacher: 50 holiday rentals
  • La Bresse Lispach Ski Area: 2,341 holiday rentals
  • La Maison de la Mirabelle de Rozelieures: 46 holiday rentals
  • Kayserberg Castle: 2,143 holiday rentals
  • Le Ballon d'Alsace Ski Area: 1,357 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lorraine 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 home or villa in Lorraine, France your home away from home

The Lorraine region of France is found in the far north-east, bordering Germany, Belgium and Luxemburg. The lush, rolling hills and large limestone ridges prove a stunning landscape, riddled with historical monuments which are testament to the region’s turbulent past.

Things to do in Lorraine, France

The natural beauty of Lorraine is wonderfully unspoilt. The steep escarpments, peaceful lakes and forest covered hills of the region are idyllic, and many visitors to Lorraine accommodation are there to enjoy world class walking and horse riding holidays. There are many thousands of miles of walking routes in Lorraine, and after a long day of activity in the countryside, the health spas that line the banks of the Vosges are the perfect place to relax and recuperate.

The rivers and lakes of Lorraine are numerous and natural. There is a great deal of scope for sailing, windsurfing and fishing in Lorraine, and those wishing to explore the region from a unique angle can spend many happy hours silently paddling along the rivers of Lorraine in a canoe.

The gastronomy of Lorraine is famous throughout Europe, especially for its cheese and wines. The most famous dish from the area is quiche Lorraine, which is especially delicious when served from one of the small, family restaurants or cafes that are scattered throughout the region. The long history of Lorraine has meant that the area has changed nationality three times, and therefore the cuisine is absolutely unique and completely enchanting.

Places to visit on holiday in Lorraine, France

The Vosges department of Lorraine is a walker’s and rock climber’s dream. The southernmost department of Lorraine is a region of wooded mountains, where life seems to flow at a pace so wonderfully relaxing that leaving a Lorraine holiday home here is always extremely hard. Outdoor activities thrive, and there is very little you cannot do in the woods, lakes and mountains of Vosges. Skiing is particularly popular in resorts including Gerardmer.

Moselle is home to the capital of Lorraine, Metz. There are many beautiful walks along the river banks from Metz, and the Lorraine National Park is an absolute treasure, especially for walkers and nature lovers. Moselle is also adorned with important historical monuments, the most popular of which are the Gallo-Roman thermal baths and the St Etienne Cathedral in Metz.

Those travelling to Lorraine to contemplate the horrors of WWI couldn’t be better placed than from Lorraine accommodation in Meuse. The haunting battlefields of Verdun and the sobering cemeteries are essential places to visit on any Lorraine holiday.

Nancy, which lies in the Meurthe-et-Moselle department of Lorraine will endear and captivate any visitor. The city has a wonderful mix of historical elegance and art nouveau extravagance, that mix perfectly.

Travel to Lorraine, France

Both Metz-Nancy-Lorraine Airport (ETZ) and Strasbourg Airports (SXB) are within 100km of a holiday rental in Lorraine, France. There are plenty of hire car facilities at the both airports, and in an area with so much to see and do across a large rural region, taking a hire car on your Lorraine holiday is strongly recommended.

Activities and attractions in Lorraine

Are you looking for top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Lorraine a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Musee Aquarium de Nancy (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • La Maison de la Mirabelle de Rozelieures (25.6 mi / 41.2 km)
  • Golf de Faulquemont-Pontpierre (29.9 mi / 48.1 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Lorraine

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

  • Parc de la Pepiniere (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Lac de Madine (21.3 mi / 34.2 km)
  • Fruitiers Gardens (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)