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Make an apartment in 7th - Vallon des Auffes your home away from home

Holiday apartments and villas in 7th - Vallon des Auffes are located on the southern jaw of the historical entrance to the Old Port of Marseille, where HomeAway also offers holiday accommodation. The location of 7th - Vallon des Auffes holiday rentals is equally convenient for the beaches of the city and the shopping and restaurants of its central districts. The extensive marina frontage, overlooked by the impressive seaward fortresses, is great to walk down, shop in, and take a drink at one of its harbourside bars or cafés, checking out the boats or watch the world go by. The historic St. Victor's Abbey is well worth a visit, as is the Basilica Notre Dame de la Garde, which sits on the cusp of the 6th arrondissement, with its own selection of HomeAway holiday homes – further from the beaches, but closer to the shopping areas and concentration of restaurants.

The urban nature of 7th - Vallon des Auffes accommodation means it's typically more modern than elsewhere on the Cote d'Azur, with a higher number of rentals in 7th - Vallon des Auffes coming equipped with internet access and mod-con-equipped kitchens.

Things to do

Beaches: The beaches of Marseille are on the doorstep of the majority of accommodation in 7th - Vallon des Auffes, but are typically very busy in the summer. However, there are plenty of other larger and emptier beaches within easy driving distance of the city.

Food and drink: Marseille is the capital of Provence, and thus the epicentre of its cuisine, with several dishes unique to the region. Don't forget to partake of pastis, an incredibly common aniseed liquor, as strong as whisky but mostly drank diluted to taste.

Outdoor pursuits: With the beaches and a proliferation of marinas so close by, the choice of watersports is extensive, with fishing and boating being particularly popular. The mountains and hills surrounding Marseille make for great hiking, horse trekking and mountain biking.

Shopping: The main shopping areas are in central Marseille, which the 7th arrondissement borders. With Marseille's position as the 2013 European Capital of Culture, much pedestrianisation work was undertaken, creating great shopping concourses among the boutiques and markets of the Old Port.

Culture: Again with the 2013 appointment, Marseille upgraded and refurbished many of its museums and theatres, so cultural tours have become even more appealing. Not to be missed in the 7th District are the historic St. Victor's Abbey and the two forts guarding the harbour mouth: St Nicolas and Fort Saint Jean.

Weather in 7th - Vallon des Auffes

Temperatures in the long summers typically top out at around 28-29°C, with evenings around 19°C; Marseille is officially the sunniest city in France, with over 2,800 hours per year. This is largely due to the northerly Mistral wind which tends to clear away cloud during the winter. High temperatures in the winters hover around the low teens, and most of the rain falls in the autumn.

Travel to 7th - Vallon des Auffes

Marseille has its own airport about 15 miles to the northwest of the city centre, which has direct flights to and from the UK with British Airways, EasyJet and Ryanair. The whole city is linked by a metro and bus system, and a new tram system adds an additional cool way to get around. To get out into the mountainous hinterland, however, a car is recommended.

Very Good! 4.2/5
(6 reviews)
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  • 1 BA
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Apartment #942515a
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
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  • 1 BR
  • 2 BA
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Apartment #6176689
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Excellent! 4.6/5
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
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Studio #1358239a
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
(18 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
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Apartment #1345448a
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Excellent! 4.7/5
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
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Apartment #682187a
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Wonderful! 4.9/5
(29 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6407438
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Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(9 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1052742a
9
Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(33 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 6
House #6569486
33
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(53 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6694965
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #1470585a
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Excellent! 4.6/5
(39 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6680033
39
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(16 reviews)
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  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 10
House #6420329
16
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #1251695a
2
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
Very Good! 4/5
(7 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 9
Apartment #1797522
7
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(13 reviews)
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  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Studio #6636781
13
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(34 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #6636137
34
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(42 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #1094121a
42
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(12 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 6
Villa #546467a
12
Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1300120a
4
Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(17 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
House #6436818
17
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(5 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #1234035a
5
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(39 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
Apartment #6327573
39
Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 7
House #1456499a
2
Exceptional! 5/5
(11 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6581552
11
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  • 1 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #1392857a
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #903730a
2
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(52 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1002119a
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Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(13 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 5
Apartment #620073a
13
Viewed 41 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(5 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 9
Apartment #6396619
5
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(8 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1538854a
8
Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(19 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #617072a
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Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1455067a
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Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 10
Apartment #6259910
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1564506a
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(8 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 6
Villa #569176a
8
Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #1338534a
2
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1458446a
2
  • Studio
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Studio #1533210a
1
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(12 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6232238
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
Apartment #940628a
Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(9 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #1071503a
9
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #1564273a
Excellent! 4.7/5
(7 reviews)
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  • 5 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 12
House #6198195
7
Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(16 reviews)
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  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 9
Apartment #886588a
16
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(4 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #1259522a
4
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #1467000a
1
Excellent! 4.6/5
(9 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
House #679335a
9
Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1472443a
1
Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(9 reviews)
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  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Apartment #1472610a
9
Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(25 reviews)
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  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 2
Apartment #6240251
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Recent Reviews

Great apartment

5 of 5
Beautiful apartment. Very clean & very well equipped. Hosts pleasant & helpful. Lots of info in apartment for tourist attractions. Would recommend this apartment.
  • Review Submitted: Jun 06, 2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017

Great apartment, fantastic location!

5 of 5
The apartment is well equipped, neat and tidy and very easy to keep that way. The south facing balcony is a great place to have a coffee or a bite to eat, watch the world go by and soak up the sun. Mme. Fabre is wonderful and attentive to any and every need. Everything one could want is within a short walk - supermarkets, bakeries, fruit and veg. shops, organic food store, local cafe/bars (or ~10 mins to Irish/Brit pub restaurants at the marina), banks/ATMs and of course the beach! Only small gripe is the internet service can be rather patchy, mainly around peak access times (but very good otherwise). I stayed here for just short of one month and wished it was longer - highly recommended!
  • Review Submitted: Jun 05, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2017