Where to stay around Velaux?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,608 holiday lettings near Velaux. From 612 apartments to 546 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 Velaux is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Velaux?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Velaux:

  • Centre Ville: 500 holiday homes
  • Plateau de Puyricard: 276 holiday homes
  • Sud: 553 holiday homes
  • Nord: 588 holiday homes
  • Hôtel de Ville: 534 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, 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 when travelling to Velaux?

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

  • Roquepertuse Archaeological Site: 4,508 holiday lettings
  • Tour Musee: 4,374 holiday lettings
  • Golf de Pont-Royal: 5,368 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Civilizations in Europe and the Mediterranean: 5,014 holiday lettings
  • Vieux Port: 5,082 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 612 apartments in Velaux. Our other popular types of Velaux holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 546 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 281 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 30 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Velaux?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 837 holiday homes with pool available in Velaux. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a Holiday Rental Apartment in Velaux, France, Your Home Away From Home

    The traditional Provencal village of Velaux is set on a hilltop, overlooking the plains of the French department of Bouches-du-Rhone, to the far south of the country. Surrounded by pine groves, lavender plantations and vineyards, the village is located within an especially scenic region of southern France, making it a popular holiday destination amongst visitors looking to experience the ‘real’ Provence. To cater for its steady influx of tourists, there is a good choice of self catering holiday rental accommodation available in and around the town. There are apartments and townhouses, as well as traditional French gites for those visitors spending their holidays in Velaux who are looking to stay in a property full of rustic charm and character.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Velaux, France

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Velaux will find that the village is well placed for exploring this picturesque part of southern France, allowing plenty to see and do and suiting most tastes and interests. Tourists looking to enjoy a spot of retail therapy may wish to head for the nearby town of Aix-en-Provence, whilst slightly further afield is Marseille, France’s second city. The historic cities of Avignon and Arles are also a comfortable drive away from Velaux. Water sports enthusiasts and those wishing to enjoy a spot of sunbathing and swimming can do so in the warm waters of the Mediterranean, at the fashionable resorts of Hyeres and Saint Tropez.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Velaux, France

    As well as being the ideal base for exploring the departments of Bouches-du-Rhone and beyond, visitors spending their holidays in Velaux will also find that there is a great deal of interesting places to visit within the village and its immediate surroundings. Of particular interest to tourists are Eglise Paroissiale, Velaux Museum and the archaeological site of Roquepertuse. Many of the surrounding vineyards are also open to the public, allowing tourists the opportunity to enjoy a spot of wine-tasting and to stock up on bottles from source.

    Weather in Velaux, France

    Sun-seekers will particularly be drawn to spending their holidays in Velaux, due to the village’s warm, Mediterranean climate. Summer temperatures will frequently reach the early-thirties degrees. Winters are cooler, although temperatures will still average a pleasant 10 to 13 degrees Celsius. Velaux receives an average annual rainfall of around 18 inches, the majority of which falls in the winter months.

    Travel to Velaux, France

    Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Velaux will find that Marseille Provence Airport (MRS) is the nearest international airport. There are a number of airlines operating regular flights here from the UK, to include British Airways, Easyjet and Ryanair. These flights depart from several regional airports, to include London Gatwick (LGW), London Stansted (STN), Bristol (BRS) and Edinburgh (EDI).

    Sightseeing in and around Velaux

    Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Velaux a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Karting de L'Etang (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
    • Eurocopter (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
    • Aix-Marseille Golf (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
    • Set Golf (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
    • Zoo Barben (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
    • Chateau La Coste (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Velaux

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Velaux is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Montagne Sainte Victoire (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
    • Parc du Griffon (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
    • Plage Du Jai (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
    • Jardins d'Albertas (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
    • Terrain des Peintres (10 mi / 16 km)
    • Martigues Garden Beach (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)