Find the best place to stay — Velaux

Where to stay around Velaux?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,767 holiday lettings near Velaux. From 634 houses to 629 apartments, 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: 511 holiday homes
  • Plateau de Puyricard: 291 holiday homes
  • Sud: 574 holiday homes
  • Nord: 600 holiday homes
  • Hôtel de Ville: 510 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: 4,606 holiday lettings
  • Golf de Pont-Royal: 5,527 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Civilizations in Europe and the Mediterranean: 5,129 holiday lettings
  • Vieux Port: 5,204 holiday lettings
  • Eurocopter: 4,275 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 houses in Velaux?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 634 houses in Velaux. Our other popular types of Velaux holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 629 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 316 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 40 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 935 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).

    Attractions in and around Velaux

    First time in Velaux and looking for places to see? Don't miss landmarks such as Tour Musee and Roquepertuse Archaeological Site. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Montagne Sainte Victoire. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Saint-Sauveur Cathedral, Cours Mirabeau or Place des Precheurs to your agenda.