Where to stay around Drôme?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,375 holiday lettings near Drôme. From 648 houses to 251 cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Drôme for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Drôme?

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

  • Bourdeaux: 228 holiday homes
  • Montélimar: 437 holiday homes
  • Nyons: 976 holiday homes
  • Valence: 111 holiday homes
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: 1,023 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Drôme! 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 Drôme?

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

  • Bourdeaux: 228 holiday lettings
  • Montélimar: 437 holiday lettings
  • Nyons: 976 holiday lettings
  • Valence: 111 holiday lettings
  • Buis-les-Baronnies: 1,023 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 Drôme?

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 Drôme are:

  • Chabeuil Airport (VAF): 301 self catering accommodations
  • Orange (XOG-Orange-Caritat Air Base): 4,819 self catering accommodations
  • Montelimar (XMK): 1,156 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 Drôme?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Drôme. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Vercors Regional Natural Park: 396 holiday rentals
  • Drome Provencale Golf Club: 1,955 holiday rentals
  • Golf de la Drome Provencale: 1,955 holiday rentals
  • Fabrique et Musee du Nougat de Montelimar: 1,345 holiday rentals
  • Museum of the Unusual: 538 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Drôme listed on HomeAway 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.

Make a holiday rental house or property in Drome, France your home away from home

Found deep in the south of the Rhone Alpes region of eastern France, Drome is a small department with a huge appeal. The Tour de France passes through the department on many stages, taking advantage of the peace and tranquillity of the department, as well as the spectacular scenery. The wild landscapes and isolated villages, especially in the northern part of the department, cannot fail to capture your heart, and the fine wines produced in the area don’t hurt the Drome holiday experience either!

Things to do on holiday in Drome, France

The rural areas of Drome are stunningly beautiful and hugely varied. There are endless walking, cycling and riding routes through the department, allowing visitors to see the rich wildlife of France in its natural habitat. Drome houses France’s largest nature reserve, the Vercors Nature Reserve encompasses regions of forests, rivers and huge limestone overhangs, which is the focus for climbers throughout the year. The countryside is a haven for outdoor activities, from para-gliding and hang gliding to mountain climbing and from cycling to canoeing, and any equipment or advice you may need during your stay in a Drome property is easily available.

The largest medieval building in the world is located within the department, and it really is an impressive sight. Found in the town of Crest, the keep stands 170m high, and for those with good nerves, you can abseil down the face! Throughout the villages and towns of the department you will stumble across a huge number of historical gems, so anyone with an interest in history will be hard to make leave the department at the end of your holiday!

Places to visit on holiday in Drome, France

The Roman town of Die is a great place to take holiday accommodation in Drome, France. The town offers a taste of Drome in a nutshell, with a range of beautiful historical monuments from the Roman amphitheatre to a dramatic castle, access to some of the most astonishing countryside, the Ardeche Gorges, and home to one of the department’s best wines, the Clairette de Die. If this is your first visit to Drome, property rental in Die may be the perfect place to take your first rental.

Weather in Drome, France

In the summer, the clashes of colour from the azure blue sky, the dark green forests and bright purple of the endless lavender fields creates an amazing sight. Summers seem amazingly long from a Drome property, with average temperatures of around 28°C lasting from early June until mid-September. In winter, the higher regions in the north do become quite cold, but the majority of the department enjoys temperatures of around 12°C during the middle of the day.

Cheap flights to Drome, France

There isn’t an international airport in Drome itself, the closest being Nimes (FNI), Marseille (MRS) and Geneva (GVA) in Switzerland. Otherwise, the TGV high speed trains arrive into the town of Valence, taking just two and a half hours from Paris.

Attractions in and around Drome

First time in Drome and looking for things to do? Don't miss landmarks such as Memorial de la Resistance du Vercors, Maison des Tetes and Palais-Ideal. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Grotte de la Luire, Vercors Regional Natural Park and Pommerol Pass. Winter enthusiasts will find Superdevoluy Ski Resort in the city. Fun activities in the city include Jaillance, Cave Les Coteaux and La Cave de Tain. You might enjoy a visit to M. Chapoutier, Mosaic of the Four Rivers of Paradise or Museum of Die and Diois during your stay. Other places to visit in town include Museum of the Unusual, Saint-Didier Golf Club and Valdaine Golf Club.