Destination guide

Travel to friendly Roubaix

The area's museums and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Roubaix. Well known for its cycling, parks and bars, this welcoming city won't disappoint. Old Stock Exchange and Lille Grand Square are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Roubaix

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Roubaix a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Sart Golf Club (3.1 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Koezio (3.3 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Brigode Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Flandres Golf (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Bondues Golf (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Lille Metropole Public Golf (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Roubaix

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Roubaix. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Heron Park (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Henri Matisse Park (5.9 mi / 9.6 km)
  • Jean-Baptiste Lebas Square (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Kortrijk Rose Garden (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Roubaix

The nearest airport is in Lille (LIL-Lesquin), located 8.7 mi (14 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Roubaix Station or Lille Roubaix Station to see more of the city. You can see more of Roubaix by jumping on the metro at Euroteleport Station, Roubaix Grand Place Station or Roubaix Charles de Gaulle Station.

How many holiday rentals are available around Roubaix?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 345 holiday lettings around Roubaix. From 246 flats & apartments to 270 studios, 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.

Can I rent a town property in Roubaix?

Small, winding streets, welcoming locals and a simpler style of living — villages can be a real delight. Are you ready to discover this enviable lifestyle for yourself? HomeAway has no less than 80 village getaway rentals here. Want to try a different setting? See if any of our other properties tickle your fancy. Our selection here includes:

  • 69 city-centre holiday accommodation options.
  • 18 rural holiday accommodation options.
  • 8 village holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Roubaix?

There's no need to say goodbye to the conveniences of home just because you're heading off on holiday. Sit back and relax in an apartment and live life like the locals. HomeAway has 318 for you to select from here. How does £28 a night sound? That's what you're looking at spending if you don't leave it too long! If that doesn't match your family's style, we have a range of other self-catering accommodation options available, such as:

  • Hotel: 73 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £38 per night.
  • House: 53 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £14 per night.
  • Studio: 25 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £26 per night.

Can I stay in Roubaix in a large group?

There's nothing quite as exciting as staying somewhere new with friends and family. And the great news is HomeAway has some places suitable for big groups. Apartment holiday rentals are the leading option here for big groups of travellers. Our international database presently has 15 available. Rental accommodation in the area that can cater for large groups include:

  • Are you on the hunt for properties that can fit 5 people? We have 42 that will be suitable. Prices start from £44 per night.
  • If you've got 6 in your family, you'll be delighted to hear that there are 39 rental properties suitable. You can book one for as little as £42 per night.
  • On a trip away with a group of 7? We offer 7 holiday rentals that match your requirements. Prices start from £78 a night.

So never fear! When you book with us you can bring along your dad, your brother and all your buddies to Roubaix.

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Roubaix?

Bid farewell to soulless chain-hotel rooms! Delight in the charm of living like a local in an affordable holiday rental instead. Get a load of the fabulous options that can be secured now on HomeAway. Le Marais has bargain written all over it. And with 6 HomeAway holiday rentals at an average price of £47 a night, it isn't hard to see why. You'll find another 12 HomeAway holiday rentals waiting for you in or around Les Sarts. The average price in this area is £52 a night.