Destination guide

Head to the culturally rich city of Azay-le-Rideau

Come and experience Azay-le-Rideau and its culture, history and architecture. Well known for its cheese shops, cycling and monuments, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Vinci International Convention Centre and Tours Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Azay-le-Rideau

Do you want to discover attractions to visit during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Azay-le-Rideau a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Domaine Nicolas Paget (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Saint-Benoit Aventure (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • Domaine des Ouches (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Domaine Bernard Baudry (10.1 mi / 16.3 km)
  • Domaine Charles Joguet (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Chateau de la Grille (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Azay-le-Rideau

The nearest airport is in Tours (TUF-Tours - Loire Valley), located 15.7 mi (25.3 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, the main station serving the city is Azay-le-Rideau Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Azay-le-Rideau?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 250 holiday lettings around Azay-le-Rideau. From 144 houses to 34 bungalows, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent a rural property in Azay-le-Rideau?

There's nothing like the allure of a countryside escape. Think long roams in natural surrounds, cosy local pubs and the melody of crickets at night. Yes please! HomeAway has 93 countryside getaway rentals in this destination. Open to more ideas? HomeAway has heaps more rental options to look through, including:

  • 57 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 44 riverside holiday accommodation options.
  • 31 waterfront holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Azay-le-Rideau?

If you want to have an authentic local experience and don't feel like sharing space with strangers this time round, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 149 options currently on HomeAway. Prices begin at £26 per night. If that doesn't fit with your squad's taste, we've got a number of other self-catering accommodation options to choose from, such as:

  • Cottage: 45 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £43 per night.
  • Apartment: 24 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £34 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 18 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £64 per night.

Can I stay in Azay-le-Rideau in a large group?

There's nothing better than being somewhere completely new with close friends and family. And the good news is HomeAway has some places to suit large groups. At the moment, house holiday rentals are all the rage for big groups of visitors here, and we have 30 listed on our database. If you're wanting to stay in a big group, the rental options that will suit your needs include:

  • Are you on the hunt for places that can hold 6 holiday makers? We have 44 that will fit the bill. The prices start from £68 per night.
  • Keen to find a rental property for 5 people? We have 36 that will serve you well. You can book one for as little as £45 a night.
  • Searching for rentals to suit 8 guests? You'll be delighted to discover we have 17 that'll be perfect. You can bag one for as little as £60 per night.

So don't worry! When you travel with us you can bring along your uncle, your brother and all your buddies to Azay-le-Rideau.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Azay-le-Rideau?

Say goodbye to dull cookie-cutter chain-hotel rooms! Appreciate the charm of living like a local in a value-packed holiday rental instead. Feast your eyes on the incredible options that can be snapped up now on HomeAway. Cathédrale is a magnet for bargain hunters. And with 86 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £78 a night, it's not difficult to see why. Another 85 HomeAway holiday rentals are available in or around La Fuye-Velpeau. With an average price of £79 a night, you're sure to get a deal worth telling your friends about.