Where to stay around Ariege?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 873 holiday lettings near Ariege. From 427 Houses to 101 Cottages, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ariege for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ariege?

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

  • Mirepoix: 227 holiday homes
  • Foix: 168 holiday homes
  • Chalets Ski Lift: 1,320 holiday homes
  • Ax-les-Thermes: 296 holiday homes
  • Verdun: 335 holiday homes

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

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

  • Mirepoix: 227 holiday lettings
  • Foix: 168 holiday lettings
  • Ax-les-Thermes: 296 holiday lettings
  • Verdun: 335 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Girons: 132 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 Ariege?

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 Ariege are:

  • Andorra la Vella (ALV-Andorra la Vella Heliport): 287 self catering accommodations
  • Font-Romeu-Odeillo-Via (QZF-Font Romeu Bus Station): 1,272 self catering accommodations
  • Seo De Urgel Airport (LEU): 290 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 Ariege?

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

  • Chalets Ski Lift: 1,320 holiday rentals
  • Guzet-Neige: 313 holiday rentals
  • Rebenty Ski Lift: 1,360 holiday rentals
  • Plateau de Beille Ski Resort: 487 holiday rentals
  • Ax 3 Domaines Ski Resort: 1,327 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ariege 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 Ariege, France your home away from home

Ariege, a department in the Midi-Pyrenees region of southern France, borders both Spain and Andorra to the south. It is especially interesting location for anyone with an interest in pre-history, as the department has the highest concentration of pre-historic caves in France. However, there is far more on offer from a self catering Ariege property, with extensive access to the Pyrenees, and all the sport and leisure opportunities that entails.

Things to do on holiday in Ariege, France

The great outdoors are of course the main attraction in Ariege, especially in the summer when walking, cycling, horse riding and fishing offer an unbeatable way to get into the unspoilt natural environment. Trout fishing in Ariege can be on a diverse range of waterways, from fast flowing streams to hidden mountain lakes.

Walking, cycling and riding under the snow capped peaks, through lush valleys and deep forests can not be beaten for enjoyment and relaxation. Longer hikes into the mountains are spectacular, as you stumble across long forgotten castles and villages which defy belief. Pack donkeys or guides can be hired to help with your exploration too.

In winter, the mountains of Ariege have 10 ski stations for skiers of every level and some magnificent cross-country skiing trails. Snowshoeing is a fast growing winter and there are extensive trails in Ariege.

Spring fills the rivers and streams with raging melt waters, and flocks of kayakers and white water rafters fill the self catering Ariege properties to tackle the waterways. There are over 400km of accessible and practicable stretches of white water.

Rock-climbing, cannoning, caving and the adventure parks of Acro’lus and Horizon Vertical are sure to get the adrenaline pumping from an Ariege holiday rental too.

Weather in Ariege, France

For many, September and October represent the best times to visit the magnificent countryside of Ariege, as the walking, cycling and riding temperatures are warm, but not too hot. Every season brings visitors with different activities in mind. From March until early September sees self catering Ariege properties filled with fishermen, whilst from April onwards, the snowmelt filled rivers attract kayakers and white water rafters. Winter of course brings the skiers, snowboarders and winter hikers.

Flights to Ariege, France

Ryanair operate a direct service from London Stansted (STN) to Carcassonne (CCF), about 30 minutes outside of Ariege. Alternatively, easyJet operate services from London Gatwick (LGW) to Toulouse Airport (TLS), roughly one and a half hours from the self catering holiday villas in Ariege.