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Make a holiday rental in Marseille, France your home away from home

Marseille is an historic port city in the Bouches du Rhone department of Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur in southern France. At a holiday rental in Marseille you’ll be in France’s second-largest city, and one of the oldest settlements in Europe, dating to the 7th Century BC. There’s a wealth of interesting sights here, as well as all kinds of landmarks to be found in the wider region.

Things to do in Marseille, France

Key places to visit on holiday at a self-catering accommodation in Marseille include the Vieux Port, which still operates as a fishing harbour. Fishermen continue to auction their catches here. One of the best ways to admire the port is to arrive by boat in the evening – alternatively you could head for the Pharo Palace, which sits on the western side of the harbour and offers panoramic views of the port and surrounding cityscape. The Musee des Docks Romains documents the history of the port, with artefacts from its Phoenician and Roman eras.

Another place to head for a memorable view of the city around Marseille holiday accommodation would be the neo-Byzantine church of Notre-Dame de la Garde, which sits atop a 162-metre hill. It’s at the highest point in the city and dates to the mod-19th Century. From here you can see much of the city, an the bue Mediterranean to the south. Another important sight is the Palais Longchamp, which dates to the mid-19th Century and today is where the natural history museum and museum of fine arts are housed. The surrounding park is included in France’s list of Remarkable Gardens.

Places to visit on holiday in Marseille, France

One of the essential things to see outside of the city, a short way from Marseille holiday rentals are the Calanques. These are composed of numerous small limestone fjords along s stretch of coast towards Cassis. The Calanques can be explored via a walking trail, along which you’ll encounter some stunning coastal scenes. Another key sight is the Chateau d’If, which is an island just off the city’s coast, which was originally a sea fort and then a prison.

Weather in Marseille, France

On holiday at a villa in Marseille, you’ll encounter a typically Mediterranean climate, which brings warm weather throughout the spring, summer and autumn months. Winters are usually mild in this city, and temperatures at this time of year rarely slip far below 10 degrees Celsius.

Cheap flights to Marseille, France

Marseille holiday rentals are a short way from Marseille Provence Airport (MRS), which is reachable from the UK with British Airways, easyJet and Ryanair, via London-Heathrow (LHR), London-Gatwick (LHR), London-Stansted (STN) and Bristol (BRS).

    Very Good! 4.2/5
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      Exceptional! 5/5
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      Apartment #6800266
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        Apartment #6286243
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          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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          Apartment #6176689
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            Apartment #6659622
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              Excellent! 4.6/5
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              Studio #687961a
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                Apartment #1207303a
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                  Excellent! 4.6/5
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                  Villa #1379745a
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                    Apartment #1037912a
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                      Studio #1358239a
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                        Apartment #1661425
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                          Apartment #1662474
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                            Apartment #682187a
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                              Apartment #642264a
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                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                House #1331866a
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                                  Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                  Apartment #1783284
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                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                    House #6581336
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                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                      Apartment #1315493a
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                                        Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                        Apartment #1112869a
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                                          Studio #6364581
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                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                            Apartment #1345448a
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                                              Studio #1185658a
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                                                House #1452119a
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                                                  Apartment #680837a
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                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                    House #1324261a
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                                                      Apartment #682442a
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                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                        House #662231a
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                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                          Apartment #6407438
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                                                            House #6445826
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                                                              Apartment #1793486
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                                                                Studio #596161a
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                                                                  Apartment #1360242a
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                                                                    Apartment #6541094
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                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                                      Apartment #6694965
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                                                                        Apartment #6626907
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                                                                          Apartment #6707501
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                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                                            Apartment #6226942
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                                                                              Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                                              Apartment #6566745
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                                                                                Apartment #1501756a
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                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                  Apartment #1330503a
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                                                                                    Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                    Apartment #1776070
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                                                                                      Apartment #1449394a
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                                                                                        Apartment #1052742a
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                                                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                                                          Studio #1224885a
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                                                                                            Villa #1421481a
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                                                                                              Apartment #1208709a
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                                                                                                Apartment #1335925a
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                                                                                                  Apartment #1251695a
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                                                                                                    House #1337966a
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                                                                                                      Excellent! 4.7/5
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                                                                                                      Apartment #6462531
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Perfect

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Arrived by Eurostar.Took metro blue line one,2 stops to port.Very easy to find apartment.Helene and Roland very helpful.Apartment situated right on the harbour .Very spacious, lounge well equipped,side balcony with great views to harbour.Great evenings sitting watching boats,not enough space for chairs but sitting on step ok. Tv and cable,dining table,comfy sofa,stereo.Kitchen very well equipped.Halogen top , full oven,microwave,coffee maker.Double doors to outside roof terrace.Very spacious.large table and chairs.Also washing machine in outside cupboard.We used it twice .Drying rack.Drying made easy .Lovely to eat there..Great artisan bakery across the road.Fresh baguette every morning. Bedroom very spacious.,comfy bed.plenty of storage.Double doors out to narrow balcony with views to harbour. We felt extremely safe staying here.2women.Street door had lock,then external door with key, then lift.then key to apartment.Bathroom very spacious.shower cubicle.separate toilet.iron and board. Lots to do in Marseille.We did lots of walking to a all area's.Took th ferry to Freile island.lovely.peacful.had lunch.8 Euro for ferry .fab. Also they have a little train again just outside apartment , 2 routes .1 to cathedral and 1 to panier.8 Euro..But it is all walkable.Fisherman arrive every morning on the harbour.just opposite. All in all very friendly hosts.Great location.right in the harbour .Fantastic places to eat and drink.A few streets away from the port you can find lovely squares to sit and enjoy. Small Spar supermarket 1minute away ,while larger supermarket with everything 10 minutes away .10 out of 10
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 19, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Fabulous apartment in a great location

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      Love this one. High ceilings, well furnished, new bathroom, wooden floors, view of the Mediterranean from the balcony.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 09, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017