Find the best place to stay — Ille-et-Vilaine

Where to stay around Ille-et-Vilaine?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,307 holiday lettings near Ille-et-Vilaine. From 1,105 apartments to 760 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ille-et-Vilaine is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ille-et-Vilaine?

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

  • Normandy: 7,934 holiday homes
  • Loire Valley: 30,370 holiday homes
  • Pays de la Loire: 10,059 holiday homes
  • Dinan: 413 holiday homes
  • Lower Normandy: 6,762 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Ille-et-Vilaine! 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 Ille-et-Vilaine?

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

  • Saint-Malo: 1,991 holiday lettings
  • Dinard: 2,089 holiday lettings
  • Rennes: 196 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Briac-sur-Mer: 1,957 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Lunaire: 1,957 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 Ille-et-Vilaine?

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 Ille-et-Vilaine are:

  • St Jacques Airport (RNS): 228 self catering accommodations
  • Rennes (ZFJ-Rennes SNCF Train Station): 230 self catering accommodations
  • Pleurtuit Airport (DNR): 2,713 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 Ille-et-Vilaine?

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

  • Dinard Golf: 2,740 holiday rentals
  • Place des Lices: 234 holiday rentals
  • Dinard Marina: 2,674 holiday rentals
  • Des Ormes Golf Club: 2,276 holiday rentals
  • Saint-Malo Ferry Port: 2,608 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ille-et-Vilaine 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 home or property in Ille-et-Vilaine, Finistere, France your home away from home

Ille-et-Vilaine is a department of eastern Brittany, whose coastline stretches from the Bay of Mont St Michel to St Briac in the west. Ille-et-Vilaine has all the properties which have made Brittany such a favoured holiday destination for family holidays; excellent beaches, rich heritage, enchanting castles, deep forests and unrivalled gastronomy.

Things to do on holiday in Ille-et-Vilaine, France

Summer is a magnificent time to visit Ille-et-Vilaine as the golden beaches of the Emerald Coast are perfect for sunbathing, having a game of boules, swimming, body boarding and surfing. This stretch of coast is known partly for its famous ports and marinas, and sailing has been a strong part of the maritime climate of Ille-et-Vilaine. There are many sailing schools along the coast, and plenty of beaches from which you can take to the waters.

Golf is also a very popular sport available from an Ille-et-Vilaine property, especially around Dinard, although there should be no trouble finding a round from any of the self catering holiday rentals in Ille-et-Vilaine.

The historical Bretagne towns which dominate the landscape are delightful to explore. The town of Figures boasts the largest medieval castle in the whole of Europe, and the narrow, twisting streets are filled with charming boutiques and delightful restaurants.

The countryside of Ille-et-Vilaine is covered in thick forests, which are peaceful and picturesque places to walk cycle and ride, and all three of these activities have become a major draw for tourists thinking of renting a self catering Ille-et-Vilaine property, cottage or gite.

Places to holiday in Ille-et-Vilaine

Rennes is a beautiful city, with the best nightlife in Brittany. The Rue Saint Michel, known locally as the Street of Thirst, is lined along both sides with only bars! The Festival des Tombees de la Nuit is a huge street party with free street entertainment and great food held in early July, which is a magnificent time to take an Ille-et-Vilaine holiday rental in Rennes.

No holiday in a Ille-et-Vilaine property would be complete without a visit to the famous St Malo. If you are arriving or leaving for England from the port at St Malo, take an extra couple of hours to explore the old town. The city is surrounded by impressively thick walls, sitting on a small island. The streets are filled with charming cafes, fantastic ice cream stalls and quaint boutiques.

Weather in Ille-et-Vilaine, France

The beaches of Ille-et-Vilaine become a focal point for tourism in the summer as temperatures regularly reach into the high 20’s (°C), and the cool of the winter, when temperatures hover around 8°C, are ideal for walking, cycling and exploring the towns of Ille-et-Vilaine.

Travel to Ille-et-Vilaine, France

Dinard Airport (DNR) receives cheap flights from Southampton(SOU), and Rennes (ZFL) is serviced by London Stansted (STN) in under an hour. Alternatively, if you would like to take your car, the port of St Malo connects the south coast with property in Ille-et-Vilain

Attractions in and around Ille-et-Vilaine

Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Ille-et-Vilaine? Local attractions include Enigmaparc and Grand Aquarium. Don't miss landmarks such as St. Malo Citadel and Palais du Parlement, and unique cultural highlights such as Rennes Opera House and Musee des Beaux-Arts. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Prieure Beach and Dinard Beach or experience the natural beauty of Thabor Botanic Gardens and Foret de Paimpont. Fun activities in the city include Port de la Houle, Port of Dinard and Saint-Malo Ferry Port. Don't miss the city's popular attractions such as St. Vincent Cathedral while exploring the area. Also while in town, you can visit Le Liberte, Espace des Sciences or Musee de Bretagne.