Where to stay around Plaigne?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 142 holiday lettings near Plaigne. From 58 houses to 34 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Plaigne for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Chateau de Foix: 531 holiday lettings
  • Villefranche-de-Lauragais Station: 447 holiday lettings
  • Mirepoix Cathedral: 562 holiday lettings
  • St. Michael's Church: 373 holiday lettings
  • St-Papoul Abbey: 819 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 58 houses in Plaigne. Our other popular types of Plaigne holiday rentals include:

  • Cottages: 34 self catering accommodations
  • Farmhouses: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Mobile homes: 8 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Plaigne?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 96 holiday homes with pool available in Plaigne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Plaigne, France Your Home Away From Home

    Located in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France, visitors will find the traditional, charming and peaceful village of Plaigne. Situated on a hilltop, a Plaigne holiday has a lot to offer the visitor who would like tranquil surroundings to relax in but also have access to some of the wonderful attractions in the surrounding area. A Plaigne holiday rental cottage has all of the mod-cons that you would expect of a first-class hotel - with the added bonus of some spectacular hilly and lush, green scenery.

    Things to Do in Plaigne, France

    If you are looking to enjoy an active outdoor holiday then a Plaigne holiday is the ideal choice for you. Although the village is quiet and away from the masses, there is still a small selection of activities to enjoy such as walking, cycling, swimming, horse riding, fishing and hiking. Other activities available in the immediate area of the village include rafting, canoeing, caving and bird watching. As Plaigne is situated on top of a hill in the rolling green countryside, it is also the perfect option for those who enjoy a spot of photography, sketching or painting.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Plaigne, France

    If you can prise yourself away from your comfortable Plaigne holiday rental cottage then it is worth taking the 40 minute journey to the historic town of Carcassonne. Carcassonne is a fortified town that is split into an old part and a new part, with the newer part located on the other side of the Aude River. Undoubtedly the most impressive attraction that can be found in the old town area is the Basilica Saint-Nazaire, which was built between the 11th and 13th centuries. Also worth seeing in the old part of the town are the Chateau Comtal, an impressive castle with many ancient exhibits and the city walls. The new part of Carcassonne has the Memorial House where the French poet Joe Bousquet used to live and entertain.

    Weather in Plaigne, France

    If you are thinking about booking a fantastic Plaigne holiday rental cottage, then you will be able to experience a wonderful Temperate climate, which means that there are hot summers and very mild winters. Generally speaking, the warmest months of the year to have a Plaigne holiday are June, July, August and September when the daytime temperature reaches a very pleasant 28°C. The winter months of December, January and February see the daytime temperature fall to a mild 10°C. The annual rainfall amount for the village is 26 inches.

    Travel to Plaigne, France

    Travellers on a Plaigne holiday can start their great trip by arriving at Carcassonne Airport (CCF) which is approximately 40 minutes away from the village. Air operators that offer frequent, cheap flights to the area include Ryanair. Passengers can depart from various UK airports including Liverpool (LPL), Leeds (LBA), London Stansted (STN), East Midlands (EMA) and Prestwick (PIK).

    Exploring the natural features in Plaigne

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Plaigne is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lac de Montbel (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
    • Underground River of Labouïche (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)