Where to stay around Doussard?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,128 holiday lettings near Doussard. From 623 apartments to 232 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 Doussard is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Doussard?

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

  • Chinaillon: 6,620 holiday lettings
  • Giez-Lac d'Annecy Golf: 3,579 holiday lettings
  • Parc Naturel Régional du Massif des Bauges: 1,703 holiday lettings
  • Lake Annecy Golf Course: 3,322 holiday lettings
  • Grand-Bornand Ski Lift: 6,578 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Doussard 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 apartments in Doussard?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 623 apartments in Doussard. Our other popular types of Doussard holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 232 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 132 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 53 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 Doussard?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 140 holiday homes with pool available in Doussard. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental chalet or gite in Doussard, France your home away from home

    Doussard is a wonderful little town, located on the southern tip of the beautiful Lake Annecy. Lake Annecy is a real holiday favourite, not only for the stunning Alpine scenery of the Drome region of the Rhone-Alpes, France, but also for its peaceful atmosphere and unrivalled access into both the French and Swiss Alps.

    Things to do in Doussard, France

    Doussard itself has all that you would need to enjoy a self catering Doussard holiday. There are a great range of local shops, bars, boulangeries and even a supermarket in the town, meaning that if you are looking for a week of pure peace and beauty, there is no need to venture far from your Doussard gite at all. There is also an excellent market on a Monday morning.

    Lake Annecy itself provides a huge amount of entertainment for anyone staying in a Doussard gite during the summer months. Simply enjoying a long leisurely lunch beside the Lake is enough for many, but activity is never far away should you wish it. The lake waters are beautifully clear, if a little cold at the start of the summer, and swimming is hugely popular. There are also many boat trips across the lake, and sailing lessons and boat hire can be arranged.

    There are also two excellent golf courses within a short drive of a Doussard villa. Lac d'Annecy golf course and golf de Giez are both open to visitors.

    Skiing day trips are also great from Doussard accommodation. Some of France's finest ski resorts, including Megeve and Courcheval, are within just half an hour, making Doussard an excellent base from which to explore the mountains, by ski in winter and by foot or mountain bike in summer.

    Place to visit from Doussard, France

    Doussard is a magnificent base for exploration. Both Switzerland and Italy can easily be visited in a day from a Doussard gite. Geneva is just an hour away, and for pure French indulgence, Thones, a wonderful French market town, offers a wonderfully entertaining afternoons exploration.

    Flights to Doussard, France

    Geneva Airport, which receives direct flights from airports across the UK, is just an hour from a Doussard villa. The drive is a beautiful one, and having your own car or hire car is strongly recommended whilst staying in a Doussard gite, just to ensure you can get the very most from the whole area.

    Sightseeing in and around Doussard

    Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Doussard has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Giez-Lac d'Annecy Golf (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
    • Les Passagers du Vent (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
    • Lake Annecy Golf Course (5.6 mi / 9 km)
    • Station Roller (10 mi / 16.1 km)
    • Kart Parc (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
    • La Clusaz Ski Resort (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Doussard

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Doussard. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • La Tournette (5.2 mi / 8.3 km)
    • Cret de Chatillon (6 mi / 9.6 km)
    • Lake Annecy (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Plage Municipale de Menthon Saint Bernard (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
    • Jardins de I'Europe (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
    • Gorges du Fier (12.7 mi / 20.4 km)