Where to stay around Léon?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,328 holiday lettings near Léon. From 575 houses to 396 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Léon 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 Léon?

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

  • Golf of Hossegor: 5,338 holiday lettings
  • Plage de Contis: 1,402 holiday lettings
  • Moliets Golf Course: 2,853 holiday lettings
  • Seignosse Beach: 4,828 holiday lettings
  • Sporting Casino: 5,041 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 575 houses in Léon. Our other popular types of Léon holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 396 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 250 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 29 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Léon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 757 holiday homes with pool available in Léon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make A Holiday Rental House in Leon, France, Your Home Away From Home

    Situated a few kilometres inland from the sea, and next to a nature reserve, is the friendly French village of Leon. This is in the Aquitaine region. The village has a wide choice of shops and services, and even has a daily market throughout the summer months. The best accommodation options here are to stay at a holiday rental house in Leon. Coming fully furnished and equipped to make you feel at home right away, it is the perfect base from which to both enjoy and explore the surrounding area.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Leon, France

    Leon seems to offer that perfect blend of tranquillity mixed with a seemingly endless amount of activities to do, should you so choose. The nearby lake offers the chance to windsurf, row and fish, as well as a good place to have a picnic or two during your holiday in Leon. Down by the ocean, you can swim, sunbathe and even try surfing. If you have never done it before, it is great fun, and lessons can be had on the beach. If cycling is more your thing, then you could take a bike out into the countryside, or, if you are feeling adventurous, journey farther south to the Pyrenees and follow in the tracks of the Tour de France riders!

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Leon, France

    There are many places that you can visit during your holiday in Leon, and one suggestion is to head northwards to Bordeaux and its surrounding region. This area is world famous for the quality of its wines, and a tour of one or more vineyards is an interesting experience. The city of Bordeaux itself is also worthy of a half or full day trip, where you can admire the architecture dating back many hundreds of years. Other suggestions for trips include a visit to the southern town of Bayonne, and also a trip up into the Pyrenees.

    Weather in Leon, France

    The weather in Leon is one of warm summers and mild winters. The most popular times of year to book a holiday rental house in Leon are from April to October, and it is during this period that the weather is at its best. Rainfall is less than 90mm per month, and temperatures are consistently above 20 degrees Celsius. The winter months see slightly heavier rainfall, and temperatures dropping as low as 6 degrees from time to time, although the daytime means are around 11 degrees.

    Travel to Leon, France

    You could choose from two airports when booking your holiday in Leon, and these are at Bordeaux and Biarritz. Whilst Biarritz (BIQ) is slightly closer to the self catering accommodation in Leon, the choice of flights is more limited. From Bordeaux (BOD), however, flights go into London Gatwick (LGW), London Luton (LUT) and Birmingham (BHX) on airlines such as Flybe and British Airways. Rental cars are available at either airport.

    Sightseeing in and around Leon

    Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Leon a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Moliets Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
    • Golf of Hossegor (14.9 mi / 24 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Leon

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Leon is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lake of Leon (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
    • Courant d'Huchet Nature Reserve (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
    • Lac Marin (8 mi / 12.8 km)
    • Seignosse Beach (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
    • Lac d'Hossegor (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
    • Hossegor Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)