HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
HomeAway uses cookies to improve your site experience. Learn more. By continuing, you consent to our use of cookies.
Verified Review icon check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag pet-dog svg-multiunit Default Owner Icon heart-filled

Make a holiday apartment in Ax-les-Thermes your home away from home

Ax-les-Thermes is a stunning region of southwest France, nestled deep in the hills of the breathtaking Pyrenees. As the area offers the same fantastic set of activities as the French Alps, whilst remaining both cheaper and less crowded, holiday apartments in Ax-les-Thermes present great options for a family getaway or a romantic couple’s break, regardless of the season. If you can picture your loved ones relaxing next to the fire place after a day out skiing or a taxing hike, then an Ax-les-Thermes holiday apartment is the perfect choice.

Things to do

Whilst Ax-les-Thermes may be known for its winter activities, there are also a multitude of great warm weather activities on offer in the area. It is a really good idea to plan your trip ahead however, as some attractions close during certain seasons, whilst more remote attractions may require you to have your own transportation.

-Skiing and snowboarding are certainly the Ax-les-Thermes region’s main draw cards, with tourists travelling from all over to hit the area’s multitude of fantastic ski runs. Whether you’re an absolute beginner, or a professional with years of experience, the area surrounding your Ax-les-Thermes holiday chalet has something for everyone. Those looking for something a little different may even like to visit the Snow Park to test their skiing or snowboarding skills on some of the parks slippery rails and towering jumps.

-The Chateau de Montsegur fortress ruin located 60 kilometres from Ax-les-Thermes is a definite must-see. Perched on a towering rock formation known as “Pog”, the structure is a breathtaking combination of ancient architecture and rich history, not to mention the amazing view of the surrounding landscape. Guided tours are also available if you’re interested in learning all about the fortress’s bloody past.

-Hiking and biking in Ax-les-Thermes are summertime favourites for both locals and tourists alike. Whether you’re interested in short trails leading out from your Ax-les-Thermes holiday home or longer adventures into the surrounding mountains, you will find yourself completely spoiled for choice. Avid road bikers should be particularly excited about the region, as the eighth stage of the Tour de France 2013 stretched out from the township.

-The thermal spas which give the town its name, have been a popular tourist attraction since Roman times, with over 60 natural hot springs dotted in and around and about. Although traditionally used by the Romans to treat illness, the pools contemporarily make for a great way to ease aches and pains after skiing or hiking. The fact that these natural wonders are located within easy walking distance of your Ax-les-Thermes holiday apartment also allows you to spend as much time relaxing there as you wish.

-The Niaux Caves situated roughly 30 kilometres northwest of Ax-les-Thermes are home to some of Europe’s most stunning cave paintings, which date back to over 10500BC. The paintings can only be seen as part of a guided tour, although the small fee that they charge (9.80€ for adults and 6.00€ for children) is definitely worth it. If you don’t speak French however, it may be a good idea to book in advance for one of the English speaking tours.

The weather in Ax-les-Thermes

Ax-les-Thermes displays a typical temperate oceanic climate, which results in pleasant warm summers and mild winters. The best time of year to visit the region consequently depends upon your specific interests, with both the summer and winter months offering a broad array of great activities and attractions. Regardless of when you choose to experience the Ax-les-Thermes area however, it is a good idea to organise and book your Ax-les-Thermes holiday apartment in advance to avoid disappointment.

Getting to Ax-les-Thermes

Owing to its popularity as a world class ski destination, Ax-les-Thermes is quite easy to get to regardless of your preferred method of transportation. If you choose to fly to France from the UK, Toulouse airport is the most convenient to arrive at, as it’s located only 130 kilometres from Ax-les-Thermes and trains, buses and taxis are available to cover the remaining distance. If you have the time however, the train trip from the UK to Ax-les-Thermes is also something of an adventure.

Cancel Clear Filters Apply Filters
More Filters

Price Per Night

£ £

Bedrooms

Bathrooms

Payment Options

Popular Searches

Facilities

Location Type

Local Area

Property Details

Clear Filters
Use filters to narrow your search results!
Favorite
    Viewed 40 times in the last 48 hours
    avg/night
    Favorite
      Viewed 88 times in the last 48 hours
      avg/night
      1
      Favorite
        Viewed 42 times in the last 48 hours
        avg/night
        1
        Favorite
          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
          avg/night
          1
          Favorite
            Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (5 reviews)
            avg/night
            5
            Favorite
              Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
              avg/night
              Favorite
                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                avg/night
                Favorite
                  Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                  avg/night
                  Favorite
                    avg/night
                    Favorite
                      avg/night
                      Favorite
                        Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                        avg/night
                        2
                        Favorite
                          Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                          Excellent! 4.6/5
                          (9 reviews)
                          avg/night
                          9
                          Favorite
                            Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                            avg/night
                            Favorite
                              Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                              Exceptional! 5/5
                              (11 reviews)
                              avg/night
                              11
                              Favorite
                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                avg/night
                                1
                                Favorite
                                  Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                  (16 reviews)
                                  avg/night
                                  16
                                  Favorite
                                    Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                    avg/night
                                    1
                                    Favorite
                                      Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                      avg/night
                                      Favorite
                                        Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                        Excellent! 4.4/5
                                        (17 reviews)
                                        avg/night
                                        17
                                        Favorite
                                          Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                                          (8 reviews)
                                          avg/night
                                          8
                                          Favorite
                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                            avg/night
                                            2
                                            Favorite
                                              avg/night
                                              Favorite
                                                Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                avg/night
                                                Favorite
                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  avg/night
                                                  Favorite
                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                    (12 reviews)
                                                    avg/night
                                                    12
                                                    Favorite
                                                      Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      avg/night
                                                      4
                                                      Favorite
                                                        avg/night
                                                        Favorite
                                                          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                          (10 reviews)
                                                          avg/night
                                                          10
                                                          Favorite
                                                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                            (17 reviews)
                                                            avg/night
                                                            17
                                                            Favorite
                                                              avg/night
                                                              Favorite
                                                                avg/night
                                                                1
                                                                Favorite
                                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                  (5 reviews)
                                                                  avg/night
                                                                  5
                                                                  Favorite
                                                                    avg/night
                                                                    Favorite
                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      avg/night
                                                                      1
                                                                      Favorite
                                                                        Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Very Good! 4.1/5
                                                                        (22 reviews)
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        22
                                                                        Favorite
                                                                          Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                          (6 reviews)
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          6
                                                                          Favorite
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            2
                                                                            Favorite
                                                                              Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                              (28 reviews)
                                                                              avg/night
                                                                              28
                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                (10 reviews)
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                10
                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                  Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                  (9 reviews)
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  9
                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                    Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                      1
                                                                                      Favorite
                                                                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        avg/night
                                                                                        Favorite
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          Favorite
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            Favorite
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              Favorite
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                Favorite
                                                                                                  Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Very Good! 4.2/5
                                                                                                  (5 reviews)
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  5
                                                                                                  Favorite
                                                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                                    Favorite
                                                                                                      Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      avg/night
                                                                                                      1
                                                                                                       

                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Brilliant apartment, beautiful surroundings

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Great holiday. Thanks.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 15, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017