Where to stay around Villeneuve-lès-Avignon?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,904 holiday lettings near Villeneuve-lès-Avignon. From 758 houses to 486 apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Villeneuve-lès-Avignon area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Villeneuve-lès-Avignon?

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

  • Fort St-Andre: 5,521 holiday lettings
  • Villeneuve-les-Avignon Station: 5,529 holiday lettings
  • Chartreuse du Val de Benediction: 5,568 holiday lettings
  • Tour Philippe le Bel: 5,528 holiday lettings
  • Eglise Collegiale Notre-Dame: 5,545 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Villeneuve-lès-Avignon 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 houses in Villeneuve-lès-Avignon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 758 houses in Villeneuve-lès-Avignon. Our other popular types of Villeneuve-lès-Avignon holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 486 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 274 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 170 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Villeneuve-lès-Avignon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,074 holiday homes with pool available in Villeneuve-lès-Avignon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area of Languedoc, France, is a great choice for your next holiday.

    There are many good reasons to choose the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area for your next vacation including its proximity to the papal City of Avignon, just across the Rhone River.

    Things to Do on Holiday in the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area, France

    Those choosing a holiday home in the medieval town of Villeneuve-les-Avignon will find the area steeped in a rich architectural heritage dating back to the 14th century when this area was the home of the cardinals of the Papal Court. Walkers and those interested in history and architecture will enjoy the 13 different trails around Villeneuve, Les Angles, Pujaut and Rochefort du Gard. Details of the walks are available from the local tourist information centre. Cycling, scenic drives, horse riding and other outdoor sports can all be enjoyed here. Dining out is a particular pleasure at one of the local restaurants that maintain a historic atmosphere. The Provencal Market takes place in the town each Thursday, along with an Organic Market and a Flea Market on Saturday.

    Places to Visit in the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area, France

    The two main places to visit in the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area are Fort Saint-Andre and the Chartreuse du Val de Benediction, said to be one of the largest Carthusian monasteries in Europe. St Andrews Abbey and the Gardens offer a pleasant visit and the collegiate Notre Dame Cathedral and its cloister are a breathtaking sight. The Hill of Mourgues offers a quiet green space in the heart of the city with beautiful views across to Avignon, the City of Popes. Avignon itself is home to the Museum of the Petit Palais, the Papal Palace and the Island of the Barthelasse.

    Weather in the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area, France

    Holiday rental homes in the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area of the Languedoc enjoy hot sunny summer months and cool winters. Temperatures reach an average 29°C during the day in July and slightly cooler temperatures in June and August. Nights are fresh, dropping to 16°C. From December to March daytime highs average 7-9°C and may drop close to freezing overnight with some frost. Rainfall in the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area is heaviest in the winter with the most rainy days per month in December.

    Travel to the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area, France

    The nearest major airport to holiday rentals in the Villeneuve-les-Avignon area is Nimes (FNI) Airport which is 40km away. The closest train station is at Avignon, just 4km away and there is a ferry port at Marseille, 90km drive by car.

    Activities and attractions in and around Villeneuve-les-Avignon

    Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Villeneuve-les-Avignon a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Piratland (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
    • Grand Avignon Golf (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
    • Domaine de la Mordoree (5 mi / 8.1 km)
    • Epicurium (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
    • Chateau Fortia (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Chateau de la Gardine (6 mi / 9.7 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Villeneuve-les-Avignon

    Villeneuve-les-Avignon is famous for its beautiful gardens and stunning river views. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Villeneuve-les-Avignon. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Barthelasse Island (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Rocher des Doms (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Epicurium (5.4 mi / 8.8 km)
    • Le Jardin Des Oules (16 mi / 25.8 km)
    • Alpilles (16.3 mi / 26.3 km)
    • Fontaine-de-Vaucluse Springs (17 mi / 27.4 km)