Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Savoie

Enjoy the history and other features of Savoie. Well known for its skiing, mountain views and sporting events, this romantic city won't disappoint. Meribel Ski Resort and Trois Vallees Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-see attractions. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Savoie

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Savoie a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Meribel Ski Resort (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Trois Vallees Ski Resort (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Val Thorens Ski Resort (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Telebourg Gondola (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Pierrafort Gondola (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Grand Domaine Ski Resort (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Savoie

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Savoie is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Col de la Madeleine (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Bellecote Glacier (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Bellecôte (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Pierre Tombante (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Mirande Lake (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Col du Telegraphe (19 mi / 30.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Savoie

Fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), the closest airport, located 54.4 mi (87.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Petit-Coeur-la-Léchère Station, Aigueblanche Station and Moûtiers Salins Brides-les-Bains Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Savoie?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 18,744 holiday lettings around Savoie. From 2,572 chalets to 13,538 flats & apartments, 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.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Savoie?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Savoie. From travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Les Belleville: 6,898 holiday homes
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: 7,008 holiday homes
  • La Plagne-Tarentaise: 7,162 holiday homes
  • Val-d'Isère: 2,629 holiday homes
  • Meribel: 5,614 holiday homes offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Savoie! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Savoie?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Savoie with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Les Belleville: 6,898 holiday lettings
  • Bourg-Saint-Maurice: 7,008 holiday lettings
  • La Plagne-Tarentaise: 7,162 holiday lettings
  • Val-d'Isère: 2,629 holiday lettings
  • Champagny-en-Vanoise: 7,430 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Savoie?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Savoie are:

  • Meribel Airport (MFX): 10,962 self catering accommodations
  • Albertville (XAV-Aerodrome de Albertville): 3,713 self catering accommodations
  • Courchevel Airport (CVF): 11,039 self catering accommodations

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Savoie? offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Savoie. From travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Paradiski Ski Resort: 10,556 holiday rentals
  • Plagne Bellecôte: 10,527 holiday rentals
  • Belle Plagne Ski Lift: 10,553 holiday rentals
  • Val Cenis le Haut Gondola: 6,735 holiday rentals
  • Peisey Ski Lift: 9,217 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Savoie listed on where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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