Where to stay around Giens Peninsula?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,453 holiday lettings near Giens Peninsula. From 730 Studios to 658 Condos/Apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Giens Peninsula area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Giens Peninsula?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Giens Peninsula. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Southern France: 117,479 holiday homes
  • Côte d'Azur: 33,171 holiday homes
  • Provence: 57,932 holiday homes
  • Toulon: 3,926 holiday homes
  • Le Lavandou: 4,557 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Giens Peninsula! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Giens Peninsula?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Giens Peninsula with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Toulon: 3,926 holiday lettings
  • Le Lavandou: 4,557 holiday lettings
  • Bormes-les-Mimosas: 5,105 holiday lettings
  • Six-Fours-les-Plages: 3,302 holiday lettings
  • Collobrières: 5,181 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Giens Peninsula?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Giens Peninsula. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Le Lavandou Beach: 7,406 holiday rentals
  • Presqu'ile de Giens: 4,982 holiday rentals
  • Villa Noailles: 5,655 holiday rentals
  • Fort de Bregancon: 5,892 holiday rentals
  • Mont Faron: 5,541 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Giens Peninsula listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

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Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Giens, Provence your home away from home

Giens is in a wonderfully unique location, linked to the Cote d’Azur mainland by a double peninsula. As well as providing two long sandy beaches, the area has salt marshes which are a nature reserve. Ferries to the nearby Levant Islands make a great day trip, or visitors can enjoy the watersports in this lovely area.

Things to Do in Giens, Provence, France

Explore the Town
Giens itself is a simple unspoilt French village with a selection of shops, restaurants, cafés, art galleries and a delightful church. The Tuesday market is a social highlight and sells everything from fresh fish to Provencal souvenirs.

Enjoy the Beaches
Holiday rentals in Giens are conveniently close to a choice of two beautiful sandy beaches. The Bergerie/Capte beach is on the east side of the peninsula and the Almanarre beach is on the west side. Almanarre is popular with families and the westerly winds provide good conditions for surfing and windsurfers.

Outdoor Activities
The Salt Road is ideal for walkers and cyclists to enjoy the long flat stretch of road between the wetlands. The coastal footpath is also well sign posted with yellow markers around the Giens Peninsula, Porquerolles and Port Cros islands and has wonderful sea views. Mountain biking, climbing, boating, fishing, kayaking and horseback riding are also popular in this scenic area.

Places to Visit Around Giens, Provence, France

St Tropez
Beautiful St Tropez is situated between Cannes and Marseilles on the French Riviera just 60 km from your Giens holiday rental. It is known for its rich and famous visitors and was made famous by Brigitte Bardot, whose statue overlooks the waterfront. This picturesque town is popular with artists who love to capture the area on canvas.

Toulon
The nearby town of Toulon is a large city with a delightful harbour. Le Port de Toulon is one of the largest in the Mediterranean and guided tours can be taken from there by boat along the coast. The Maritime Museum is also very interesting for all ages.

Giens Nature Reserve
Between the beaches at Giens the nature reserve is a birdwatcher’s paradise. Guided tours are available from the Hyeres tourist office to see flamingoes, egrets, teals, cormorants, herons, sandpipers and other migrating birds which stop here to feed and rest.

Weather in Giens, Provence, France

Holiday homes in Giens enjoy pleasant temperatures and warm sunshine throughout the year with temperatures reaching an average 26°C (79°F) in the summer. Winters are mild and the area has showers at any time of year.

Travel to Giens, Provence, France

The nearest airport to holiday rentals in Giens is Toulon (TLN) just 7 km away. Marseilles (MRS) Airport is about 58 km away and also has regular flights with budget airlines. The fast TGV trains connect with the Eurostar from London, making it easy to get to Provence by train.