Where to stay around Viens?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 907 holiday lettings near Viens. From 455 houses to 160 villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Viens 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 Viens?

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

  • L'Occitane Factory: 1,420 holiday lettings
  • Golf du Luberon: 1,799 holiday lettings
  • Colorado Provencal: 2,918 holiday lettings
  • Ochre Cliffs of Roussillon: 4,807 holiday lettings
  • Les Vannades: 1,328 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 455 houses in Viens. Our other popular types of Viens holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 160 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 122 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 84 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 Viens?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 672 holiday homes with pool available in Viens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday rental in Viens, France your home away from home

    Viens self-catering holiday rentals are found in the Vaucluse department of southern France. Here you’ll be surrounded by attractive natural scenery, within the Luberon Regional Park and on the southern side of the Monts de Vaucluse mountain range. There are numerous stunning Provençal villages to visit in the area.

    Things to do in Viens, France

    There are a host of choices for day trips and short excursions easily reached from holiday accommodation in Viens. But in the town itself there’s also plenty to enjoy. Viens sits perched above two valleys, which sit to the east and south. Here you’ll be able to look out over a landscape of farms and wooded hills. It’s a typically Provençal town, with a number of its buildings dating to the middle ages. Most imposing is the castle, which is from the 12th Century, while the Church of Saint Hilaire is in the Romanesque style and is from the same century, with tower that was added in the 13th Century. Just a few minutes in the car from Viens holiday villas is the village of Oppedette, which is also traditional for the region and boasts numerous historic stone buildings. One of the most impressive features is its location – the Calavon River flows next to Oppedette and over time has created a number of stunning gorges, the largest of which has a depth of around 150 metres. Also easily reached from Viens is the town of Simiane-La Rotonde, which is another lovely village, which sits on a plateau known for its lavender cultivation. The village features narrow, atmospheric streets lined by attractive stone houses from the 1600s and 1700s. One of the most important landmarks is the castle, which is from the 1100s and sits at the tip of the hill, towering over the village.

    Places to visit on holiday in Viens, France

    The town of Apt is around 20 minutes in the car from holiday gites in Viens. Here there’s a picturesque old centre, including a tangle of old streets and a cathedral. Further afield is Cucuron, a beautiful village protected by a castle from the 1300s.

    Weather in Viens, France

    Viens holiday accommodation is located in a part of France that is known for its warm and dry weather. In summer daily highs hit the low-30s and rain is uncommon, The remainder of the year brings a mix of mild and moderately warm weather, with lows in mid-winter usually remaining above freezing.

    Cheap flights to Viens, France

    Avignon-Caumont Airport (AVN) is around an hour to the west of Viens holiday rentals. If you’re flying from the British Isles you can get here with Flybe, Air France or Jet2, from Southampton (SOU), London City (LCY) or Leeds/Bradford (LBA).

    Activities and attractions in and around Viens

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

    • Chapelle du Château (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Golf du Luberon (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
    • Chateau Val Joanis (14 mi / 22.5 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Viens

    Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Viens is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Colorado Provencal (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Ochre Cliffs of Roussillon (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
    • Les Vannades (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)