Where to stay around Olargues?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 323 holiday lettings near Olargues. From 127 apartments to 115 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 Olargues is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Parc Naturel Regional du Haut Languedoc: 964 holiday lettings
  • Les Gorges du Brian: 1,212 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Pons-Herault Station: 989 holiday lettings
  • Pierre Plantee Standing Stone: 264 holiday lettings
  • Beziers Bedarieux Station: 1,301 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Olargues 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 Olargues?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 127 apartments in Olargues. Our other popular types of Olargues holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 115 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 33 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 27 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Olargues?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 103 holiday homes with pool available in Olargues. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental Cottage in Olargues, France, Your Home Away From Home

    Olargues is noted as one of the most beautiful villages in France, and when you are sitting in your gite, overlooking this most picturesque of villages, you will readily see why. The village sits on the rounded hills above the River Jaur, at the foot of the Caroux Mountains, in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of southern France. This region lies at the boundary between the Mediterranean coast-lands of the south of France, and the rising mountains of the Massif Central; it is very popular with tourists, and has a large variety of gites, holiday cottages and villas, self catering accommodation in Olargues to suit all tastes.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Olargues, France

    Olargues is a fabulous place to relax, stroll and potter about, with its lovely mountainous backdrop, fascinating castle-cum-church tower, and elegantly arching bridge. But with such an interesting, and varied, landscape at the doorstep of your gite, there is a plethora of other activities to cater for all on your holidays in Olargues. Mountain biking, caving, rock climbing and abseiling, for the adventurous; golf, wine-tasting and bathing, at the spas of Lamalou les Bains, for those inclined to be more relaxed. It is also a real treat to just get in the rental car and take a pleasant drive around the gorgeous landscape of the Bedarieux area.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Olargues, France

    Olargues sits in the narrow valley of the River Jaur, which leads naturally to the interesting little town of Bedarieux; this is home to the intriguing La Maison des Arts, an art gallery and contemporary art centre, as well as some great shops and an impressive viaduct. An absolutely stunning natural feature, nearby, are The Gorges d’Héric; this set of deep cuts into the Monts de l’Espinouse is only a short drive away, and is very popular with rock climbers.

    Weather in Olargues, France

    Not surprisingly, being so close to the Mediterranean coast of France, the climate here in Olargues is generally dry and hot in summer, and somewhat milder and wetter in winter. The summer months can see temperatures hitting the high twenties degrees Celsius and days of sunshine at this time of year are renowned. Winter temperatures slip down to 9-12 degrees Celsius, in January and February. Rainfall is limited and concentrated mainly in the autumn months - although occasional summer downpours can't be ruled out.

    Travel to Olargues, France

    To travel for your holidays in Olargues by air, you can choose from one of two regional airports, which both offer excellent budget travel options. Closest is probably the airport at Beziers (BZR), about 30 miles to the south. Ryanair fly out direct from London Luton (LTN) and Bristol (BRS) airports. A little further out is Montpellier (MPL), which is some 50 miles away to the south-east. This local airport is connected to the UK by Ryanair, and easyJet, from Leeds-Bradford (LBA), as well as London Gatwick (LGW) and Heathrow (LHR).

    Exploring the natural features in Olargues

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Olargues is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Parc Naturel Regional du Haut Languedoc (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
    • Les Gorges du Brian (15.5 mi / 25 km)
    • Les Gorges de la Cesse (17 mi / 27.3 km)