Where to stay around Métabief?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 71 holiday lettings near Métabief. From 29 Studios to 27 Condos/Apartments, 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 Métabief is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Caves of Vallorbe: 47 holiday lettings
  • Le Grand Taureau: 94 holiday lettings
  • Museum of Watchmaking: 31 holiday lettings
  • Yverdon-les-Bains Station: 65 holiday lettings
  • Pontarlier Les Granges-Narboz Station: 130 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Métabief 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 Studios in Métabief?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 29 Studios in Métabief. Our other popular types of Métabief holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 27 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 10 self catering accommodations

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

Can I rent mountain rentals in Métabief?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 53 mountain rentals in Métabief. You have also many other possibilities in Métabief area, including:

  • Village rentals: 42 holiday rentals
  • Rural rentals: 34 holiday rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 19 holiday rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday lettings.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with kids' high chair in Métabief?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with kids' high chair among our 29 holiday homes with kids' high chair available in Métabief. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

    Make a holiday apartment in Métabief your home away from home

    Métabief, in the east of France, is not far from the border with Switzerland. Holiday apartments in Métabief are ideal for winter sports holidays or summertime breaks where outdoor pursuits in beautiful countryside are on the agenda. All holiday apartments in Métabief available at HomeAway have all the modern conveniences and a number also include heated pools and other facilities like tennis & pétanque courts. It will definitely feel like a home away from home.

    Things to do

    Métabief is only a small village, but the surrounding area is simply gorgeous. It is a faboulous resort whatever season, and as well as the outdoor activities, which are plentiful, there are also gastronomy and natural attractions. There really are very many reasons to take a holiday apartment in Métabief.

    -Skiing of course is one thing you really should do here in Winter. As part of a community of small resorts there are 26 ski trails available, over a 40 kilometre area, and you are guaranteed to find one that is at your skill level. All the equipment you need is available for hire here. When tired from skiing. why not take a relaxing sleigh ride.

    -The Grottes de Vallorbe is not too far a drive from holiday apartments in Métabief. Situated on the Swiss side of the border, these beautiful limestone caves are worth making the trip to. The caves, with an underground river, take about an hour to explore. There is also a display, in four domed rooms, called the “fairies treasure”, of over 250 mineral samples from all over the world.

    -The Chateau de Joux is only a short distance away in Pontarlier and makes the perfect day trip for the family. This castle, perched on the edge of a cliff, overlooks the surrounding French and Swiss countryside. Guided tours of the Chateau take around 90 minutes and once inside, you soon discover why they need to be guided; getting lost in this magnificent place would be easy. The Source de la Loue is not far from the Chateau de Joux so if you wanted you could include it in your day trip. This beautiful natural grotto, at the bottom of a cliff, has a crystal clear spring flowing from it.

    -Arbo’Land in Métabief is a great fun filled place to visit. This park has 6 adventure courses of various difficulty with walkways high in the trees, flying foxes and zip lines. There is also the Doo’gliss, a 100m long slide, with twists and turns, you travel down sitting on a rubber ring. Also while there try the archery. You follow a course trough the pine trees shooting at hidden targets as you discover them.

    -Culinary tours are a popular pastime, particularly with summertime visitors to Metabief holiday apartments. There is a strong cheese making tradition in the area and various cheese tours are available including to one of the main refining caves. There are also farm tours, a honey centre and a liqueur distillery to put on your tour agenda.

    The weather in Métabief

    As you would expect with Métabief being a ski resort, the winters are cold and snowy which, of course, is perfect for your holiday. The temperatures do drop low so pack your winter woollies. Summer is warm but the odd thunderstorm can happen.

    Getting to Métabief

    The nearest airport is Geneva. From here it is best to organise a hire car to drive to your Métabief holiday home. Alternatively you can take a train from London to Pontarlier or Frasne and drive to your accommodation from here. The journey by train takes around 7 to 8½ hours.

    Sightseeing in and around Métabief

    Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Métabief a fun place to get away to. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Joux Valley Sports Center (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
    • Thermal Center (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Métabief

    Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Métabief. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Lac Saint-Point (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
    • Caves of Vallorbe (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
    • Le Grand Taureau (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
    • Lac de Joux (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
    • Haut-Jura Regional Nature Reserve (27 mi / 43.4 km)