Destination guide

The trendy city of Saintes awaits you

Enjoy the area's monuments, museums and culture with a rental holiday home in Saintes. Well known for its golfing, gardens and coffee shops, this trendy city won't disappoint. Take in top local attractions such as Arch of Germanicus and Saint-Eutrope Church. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Activities and attractions in and around Saintes

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do 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 Saintes a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Golf Louis Rouyer-Guillet (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Hennessy Cognac Company (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Martell (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Remy Martin (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Cognac Meukow (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Camus (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Saintes

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Saintes. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Cognac Public Garden (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Francois Ier Park (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Saintes

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Saintes Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Saintes?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 206 holiday lettings around Saintes. From 40 cottages to 104 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a rural property in Saintes?

There's nothing that compares to the refreshing silence of rural life. No constant rumble of traffic or car alarms screaming. Just you and the serenity of the countryside! HomeAway has 126 countryside rental properties in this destination. Open to more ideas? HomeAway has stacks more rental options to browse through, including:

  • 91 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 74 seaside holiday accommodation options.
  • 49 riverside holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Saintes?

If you're after a home away from home this trip, renting a whole house is a great idea. You and the gang will have the space you need for all sorts of getaway activities. There are 95 houses currently listed on HomeAway. Prices start at £29 a night. If that doesn't match your squad's style, we have a range of other self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • Cottage: 39 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £47 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 32 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £52 per night.
  • Hotel: 13 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £39 per night.

Can I stay in Saintes in a large group?

There's nothing more memorable than staying somewhere completely new with extended family and friends. The best news is HomeAway has places suitable for large groups. House holiday rentals are the leading option for big groups of guests, with 20 listed here. If you're planning on travelling with a large group, the properties for rent that can cater to you include:

  • Searching for properties that can house 6 of you? We have 37 that will be perfect. The prices start from £43 per night.
  • If you have 8 in your group, you'll be happy to learn that there are 25 holiday rentals that are perfect. Prices begin at just £61 a night.
  • Trying to find rentals catering to 10 people? You'll be glad to discover we have 21 that will fit the bill. You can grab one for as little as £77 per night.

Your whole squad will be in good hands when you arrange your Saintes escape through us!