Where to stay around Villard-de-Lans?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 369 holiday lettings near Villard-de-Lans. From 170 apartments to 73 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 Villard-de-Lans is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Villard-de-Lans?

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 Villard-de-Lans:

  • Quartier Hyper-Centre: 65 holiday homes
  • Quartier Exposition-Bajatière: 46 holiday homes
  • Quartier des Eaux-Claires: 25 holiday homes
  • Quartier Capuche-Alliés: 41 holiday homes
  • Quartier Chorier-Berriat: 59 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 Villard-de-Lans?

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

  • Refuge Ski Lift: 629 holiday lettings
  • Alps Stadium: 1,721 holiday lettings
  • Vercors National Park: 660 holiday lettings
  • Vercors Regional Natural Park: 394 holiday lettings
  • l'Arselle Ski Lift: 2,554 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Villard-de-Lans 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 Villard-de-Lans?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 170 apartments in Villard-de-Lans. Our other popular types of Villard-de-Lans holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 73 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 39 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 32 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Villard-de-Lans?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 49 holiday homes with pool available in Villard-de-Lans. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a self catering apartment or holiday rental in Villard de Lans, France your home away from home

    Villard-de-Lans is a small commune in the Isere department of south-east France. Tucked high in the Rhone-Alpes, it is a popular centre for skiing in the winter and hiking and hot air ballooning in the summer.

    Things to Do in Villard de Lans, Rhone-Alpes

    Downhill skiing is the main winter sport in this alpine area, along with an indoor skating rink, a bowling alley and a casino. It offers 120 km of skiable pistes with 37 ski lifts and an Olympic luge track which was built for the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble. There is a Nordic ski centre, ice climbing dog-sledding and a regular ski school. In summer, Villard de Lans holiday chalets are surrounded by opportunities for hiking and climbing in the beautiful scenic alps. It offers great cuisine and a friendly atmosphere. Hot air balloon flights are a popular way to enjoy the views.

    Places to Visit Around Villard de Lans, Rhone-Alpes

    The Vercors Regional National Park is a great place to visit and experience wonderful mountain scenery and exceptional wildlife. Ibex, marmots and black grouse may be spotted on the ground while huge eagle owls and royal eagles protect their territory. Alpine snowbells and the Lady’s Slipper orchids are just some of the alpine plant life found there. The nearest city is Grenoble, nicknamed the Capital of the Alps. This historic city has some wonderful attractions such as the Bastille which offers great views over the town. It can be reached by cable cars known as “Les Bulles”. The Palace of the Parliament of Dauphine and the Museum of Grenoble with its collection of artworks are both worth visiting from your Villard de Lans holiday chalet.

    Weather in Villard de Lans, Rhone-Alpes

    Holiday rentals in Villard de Lans enjoy warm sunny summers and cold snowy winters due to the high elevation. Temperatures in July reach an average 28°C (82°F) while winters are well below freezing. The area has rainfall at any time of year which falls as snow in the winter months. With skiing in the winter and hiking in the summer, this scenic valley has plenty to see and do in all seasons.

    Travel to Villard de Lans, Rhone-Alpes

    There are several airports serving holiday rentals in Villard de Lans. The nearest major airport is Lyon-Saint Exupery (LYS) Airport. It is 97 km away and is served by budget airline easyJet and Air France from various UK cities. Visitors can pick up a hire car from the airport and drive to Villard de Lans along the A48 which is a toll road. Other airports include Saint-Etienne (EBU) Airport, 189 km away or Geneva (GVA) International Airport which involves a 183 km drive over the Alps, crossing the French-Swiss border.

    Attractions in and around Villard-de-Lans

    Looking for places to see while you're in Villard-de-Lans? Visitors searching for nearby cultural experiences can take a trip to Place Paul Mistral and Fort de la Bastille, or spend an enlightening afternoon at Dauphinois Museum or Museum of Resistance and Deportation. To appreciate the outdoor scene, make time for green spaces such as Villard de Lans Toboggan Park, Gorges de la Bourne and Grottes de Choranche. Winter activities that you might appreciate include visiting Station de Chamrousse. You might also want to add other must-see places in the region such as Palais des Congres Alpexpo, Museum of Grenoble or Memorial de la Resistance du Vercors to your agenda.