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Find the perfect holiday rental for your French Village getaway

Learn about the unique charm of French Village with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. Halifax Citadel and Public Gardens Park are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around French Village

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes French Village a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shore Club Dance Hall (7.2 mi / 11.6 km)
  • Hatfield Farm (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Glen Arbour Golf Course (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Atlantic Playland (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • Indian Lake Golf Course (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Goodwood Family Golf Centre (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in French Village

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, French Village is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Public Gardens Park (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Saint Margarets Bay Look Off Park (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Cleveland Beach Provincial Park (4.1 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Lewis Lake Provincial Park (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Queensland Beach Provincial Park (5.7 mi / 9.2 km)
  • Hubbards Beach (6.9 mi / 11.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around French Village

Fly into Halifax, NS (YHZ-Stanfield Intl.), the closest airport, located 25.7 mi (41.3 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around French Village?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 115 holiday lettings around French Village. From 41 cottages to 41 cabins, 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.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to French Village?

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 French Village:

  • South End, Halifax: 78 holiday homes
  • Harbourview: 20 holiday homes
  • North End: 59 holiday homes
  • Downtown Halifax: 63 holiday homes
  • Downtown: 19 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 French Village? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in French Village. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Fort Needham Memorial Park: 219 holiday lettings
  • Cornwallis Street Baptist Church: 214 holiday lettings
  • Nova Scotia Archives: 225 holiday lettings
  • Saint Margarets Bay Look Off Park: 300 holiday lettings
  • Shore Club Dance Hall: 166 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around French Village listed on 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 Cottages in French Village?

Yes, of course. offers 41 Cottages in French Village. Our other popular types of French Village holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 41 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 55 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 41 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in French Village?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 8 holiday homes with pool available in French Village. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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