Where to stay around Les Orres?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,483 holiday lettings near Les Orres. From 1,107 apartments to 171 chalets, 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 Les Orres is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Grand Clos Ski Lift: 1,977 holiday lettings
  • Fontaine Ski Lift: 1,972 holiday lettings
  • Champ Lacas Ski Lift: 1,985 holiday lettings
  • Previeux Ski Lift: 1,965 holiday lettings
  • Bois Long Ski Lift: 1,972 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Les Orres 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 Les Orres?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 1,107 apartments in Les Orres. Our other popular types of Les Orres holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 171 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 61 self catering accommodations
  • Condos: 18 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 Les Orres?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 346 holiday homes with pool available in Les Orres. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    A holiday rental home in the Les Orres area of Provence, France, is a great choice for your next holiday.

    There are many good reasons to choose the Les Orres, Provence area for your next vacation. The south-facing slopes of the Meale mountain offer excellent opportunities for outdoor activities at any time of year.

    Things to Do in the Les Orres, Provence area

    Those choosing a winter holiday in Les Orres will find that the area is superb for downhill and cross-country skiing, being at an altitude of 1280m. The slopes of the nearby Pic de Boussolenc and Aupillon include 24 ski lifts and 63km of marked runs for all skill levels. There is a snowpark for snowboarding plus a toboggan run, snow quad circuit, ice waterfall climbing, snowshoeing and off-piste skiing. There is a torch-lit descent every Wednesday and a Snow Carnival in February with more than 500 costumed paricipants. In summer, hiking, mountain biking and climbing are all available along with paragliding, horse riding, swimming, tennis, archery and quad biking.

    Places to Visit in the Les Orres, Provence area

    The Les Orres area has plenty of things to see including the charming 16th century Church of Sainte Marie Madeleine. Le Grand Vallon offers waterfalls and mountain streams, forests and beautiful scenery. A trip to Baratier, 9km from Les Orres, will be rewarded with the 15th century Church of St Chaffrey with a Romanesque door and sculptures of human heads on the pillars. The Chapel of the Lords of Baratier is open daily and is worth a visit and the House of Weather offers worshops and films about the climate and weather in this mountainous region.

    Weather in the Les Orres, Provence area

    Cold snowy winters and warm summers can be enjoyed in the Les Orres area of the Hautes-Alpes. In July, the average daytime high is 29°C dropping to 19°C overnight. Winter days average highs of 4°C and minus 2°C overnight in December and January. This results in plenty of nighttime frost and snow to maintain the slopes in pristine condition. Spring and autumn are pleasantly warm averaging 13-23°C daytime high, dropping to 4-13°C overnight. The area has precipitation throughout the year, heaviest between April through June.

    Travel to the Les Orres, Provence area

    The nearest major airport to holiday rentals in the Les Orres area is Grenoble (GNB) Airport 190km away. Alternatively Nice (NCE) Airport is 211km distance. Those preferring to travel by train will that find Embrun railway station, 12 km from Les Orres, is the closest.

    Sightseeing in and around Les Orres

    Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Les Orres has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Les Orres Ski Resort (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Jungle Aventure (1.2 mi / 2 km)
    • Aqua Park Embrun (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
    • Jungle Adventure Park (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
    • Passion Ski School (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
    • Bois Chenu Golf Course (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Les Orres

    Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Les Orres is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Ecrins National Park (29 mi / 46.7 km)
    • Embrun Reservior (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
    • Col de Vars (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
    • Head of Sestriere (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
    • Lac de Serre-Poncon (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
    • Col de Restefond (15.2 mi / 24.4 km)