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Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Nord, France your home away from home

Holidaymakers looking for an interesting and fun trip to the North of France might like to try Nord. This is a fantastic place to visit with so many interesting things to see and do. Here visitors will find numerous different places to stay including self catering accommodation, B&Bs, apartments, cottages and campsites.

Things to do on holiday to Nord, France

There are some lovely places to walk, cycle and horse ride in and around Nord including some regional nature parks. Visitors will find a number of tennis courts nearby as well as a few fine golf courses including Merignies Golf Country Club and Golf Lille Metropole. Other popular pastimes in the region include boules and skittles, which can be enjoyed by people of all ages. The coast is only an hour and a half’s drive from Nord, where there are some lovely beaches ideal for sunbathing and swimming. Holidaymakers can try various watersports on the waterways in the region including fishing, swimming, kayaking, canoeing, yachting and kite surfing. There are many bars, cafes and restaurants in Nord with a huge variety of cuisine including traditional French as well as international dishes. Nord has a good mix of shops with the area famed for its textiles, cheeses and craft beers. Self catering holidaymakers will find markets and grocery stores in the region where they can purchase food, drink, gifts and souvenirs.

Places to visit on holiday to Nord, France

There are many interesting places to visit in and around Nord including lots of museums and galleries with the works of regional artists such as Rubens and Matisse. Just half an hour from Nord is the city of Lille, where there is Museum of Fine Art, The Contemporary Sacred Art Centre and Charles de Gaulle’s birthplace and museum. The region has some beautiful churches, cathedrals and other historic sites as well as zoos in Lille and Maubeuge. Visitors may also like to take a trip to Paris to see the Eiffel Tower and other attractions, which can take about one hour by train or cross the border to neighbouring Belgium.

Weather in Nord, France

The climate in North East France is similar to Southern England with the warmest months normally July and August and the coldest December to February. Average high temperatures here are about 22 degrees centigrade in July and August. In January the average high is five degrees centigrade, but temperatures can fall below zero in winter. Rainfall is moderate in the summer with June and July averaging about eight hours of sunshine per day.

Travel to Nord, France

Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) is approximately one hour and 45 minutes drive from Nord and has flights to and from major cities such as Amsterdam (AMS), Athens (ATH), London-Heathrow (LHW), Madrid (MAD), Moscow-Sheremetyevo (SVO), New York (JFK), Rome-Fiumicino (FCO) and Toronto-Pearson (YYZ) amongst others. Avis, Europcar, Hertz, National Citer, Sixt, TT Car Transit and Peugeot Open Europe are car hire firms located at the airport. Holidaymakers can also catch a ferry from Dover in England to Calais and drive approximately one and a half hours south to Nord.

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                                                                                                      Plenty of space all the equipment you needed to make life easier, and if it wasn't there all you needed to do was ask. The local area was very pleasant with a couple of lovely bakeries ad some great places to eat out
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Aug 2017

                                                                                                      family trip to Lille and WW1 sites

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                                                                                                      Clean, modern and well furnished high quality house. Very helpful manager. Quiet village location within easy reach of Lille centre (take the metro from the nearby station), WW1 sites in France and Belgium and local towns (again both France and Belgium).
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jul 29, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jul 2017