Where to stay around Escales?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 569 holiday lettings near Escales. From 243 houses to 96 apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Escales for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Parc Naturel Regional du Haut Languedoc: 929 holiday lettings
  • Lagrasse Abbey: 1,307 holiday lettings
  • Caunes Minervois Abbey: 1,209 holiday lettings
  • Les Gorges du Brian: 1,189 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Pons-Herault Station: 966 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Escales 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 Escales?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 243 houses in Escales. Our other popular types of Escales holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 96 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 87 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 70 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Escales?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 405 holiday homes with pool available in Escales. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make A Holiday Rental Apartment in Escales, France, Your Home Away From Home

    The tiny French village of Escales is to be found approximately 16 miles to the west of Narbonne, within the Aude department of Languedoc Roussillon, to the far south of the country. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Escales will find that there is a select choice of self catering apartments, gites and townhouses in and around the village, although nearby Narbonne offers an even wider choice of holiday rental accommodation.

    Things to Do on Holiday in Escales, France

    Visitors spending their holidays in Escales will find that there are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy in and around this pretty village. Tourists may wish to put on a good pair of walking boots and head through the wooded hillside towards the extensively renovated fortress tower, which dominates the village’s skyline. The 330 foot Roman tower has a long and varied history, to include being used as a lookout to prevent Spanish invaders in the 11th century and as part of a Jewish colony in the 15th century. The nearby Black Mountains are a popular destination amongst rock-climbing and rambling enthusiasts, whilst those interested in water sports may wish to head for the Aude river or the coastal resorts lining the nearby Golfe de Lion.

    Places to Visit on Holiday in Escales, France

    Tourists looking to spend their holidays in Escales will find that there are a number of interesting sights and landmarks to be discovered in and around the village. As well as the nearby Roman tower, other interesting landmarks include the 11th century Romanesque church, with its impressive Roman marble altar. The natural spring, from where the village first evolved in Roman times, is known as the Fontaine de Goltron and is another popular tourist draw.

    Weather in Escales, France

    Tourists looking to spend their holidays in Escales will find that this region of France enjoys a typically Mediterranean climate. This means that summers tend to be warm and dry, with temperatures often reaching the high 20s and early 30s degrees Celsius, whilst winter temperatures are around 12 degrees Celsius. Escales receives an average annual rainfall of around 21 inches.

    Travel to Escales, France

    Tourists looking to spend their holidays in Escales may either fly to Montpellier-Mediterranee Airport (MPL) or Perpignan-Rivesaltes Airport (PGF). There are a number of airlines operating regular flights to both airports from the UK, to include Ryanair, Flybe and easyJet, departing from London Gatwick (LGW), London Luton (LTN), London Stansted (STN), Birmingham (BHX), Southampton (SOU) and Leeds Bradford (LBA).

    Activities and attractions in and around Escales

    Are you looking for top things to see and do in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Escales a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Golf Santa Rose - Pitch and Putt (15.4 mi / 24.8 km)
    • Reserve Africaine Sigean (16.9 mi / 27.3 km)

    Exploring the natural features in Escales

    Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to appreciate the scenery, Escales is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • La Curiosite de L'Auriol (8.7 mi / 14.1 km)
    • Les Gorges de la Cesse (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
    • Les Gorges du Brian (9.4 mi / 15.2 km)
    • Cabrespine Cave (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)