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Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Geneva, Switzerland, Your Home Away From Home

Set in an idyllic location, on the shores of the lake of the same name and surrounded by the Alps mountain range, Geneva is a popular tourist destination. Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Geneva will discover that this scenic Swiss city offers tourists a wide choice of self catering rental accommodation. There are apartments and townhouses available for rent within the city. For visitors looking to stay in accommodation affording more space, there are villas and traditional Swiss chalets of timber construction to find in the suburbs and in the surrounding valleys and mountainsides, enjoying spectacular lake, city or mountain views.

Things to Do on Holiday in Geneva, Switzerland

Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Geneva will discover that there are plenty of tourist attractions and amenities to be found within the city and its immediate surroundings. For visitors with cultural interests, the city boasts a number of museums and galleries, including the International Red Cross Museum and the Museum of Contemporary and Modern Art.

There are a number of architecturally interesting buildings and sites to be found within the city. These include the Maison Tavel, St Peters Cathedral and the whole of the 18th century Italian styled suburb of Carouge. The city is also a retail therapy paradise, with its numerous High Street and Designer shops and boutiques lining its smart streets and boulevards.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Geneva, Switzerland

Probably the most prominent attraction of Geneva is the Lake. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains, pretty mountain villages and castles, the lake and its surrounds provide wonderfully panoramic vistas, especially popular amongst artists and photographers. The lake itself boasts the spectacular 460 foot Jet d’eau, the tallest fountain in the world. The lake is also popular amongst bathers and water sports enthusiasts. The Jardin Anglais, on the shores of the lake, has been a popular place for tourists and visitors to relax and enjoy a picnic for years.

Weather in Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva enjoys a temperate climate. Winters tend to be reasonably mild, with temperatures averaging around 3 degrees Celsius, although frequently dropping below freezing in midwinter. Summers tend to be warm and bright, with temperatures often reaching the early 20s degrees Celsius. Geneva receives an average annual rainfall of around 22 inches.

Travel to Geneva, Switzerland

Visitors looking to spend their holidays in Geneva will fly to Geneva International Airport (GVA). There are a number of airlines operating regular flights to this airport from the UK, including British Airways, easyJet, Flybe and BMI Baby. These flights depart from several regional UK airports, including London Gatwick (LGW), Edinburgh (EDI), East Midlands (EMA), Birmingham (BHX) and Bristol (BRS).

HomeAway has a wide selection of short term rentals in Geneva, available to rent for two and three month extended visits.

    Good! 3.9/5
    (20 reviews)
    avg/night
    • Studio
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    Apartment #1586483
    20
    Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
      Exceptional! 5/5
      (6 reviews)
      avg/night
      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 4
      Apartment #1599329
      6
      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
        avg/night
        • Studio
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 3
        Apartment #6730316
        1
        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (13 reviews)
          avg/night
          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Apartment #4082460
          13
          Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (9 reviews)
            avg/night
            • Studio
            • 1 BA
            • Separate Toilet
            • Sleeps 2
            Apartment #6504150
            9
            Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
              avg/night
              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Apartment #948572a
              1
              Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                Exceptional! 5/5
                (2 reviews)
                avg/night
                • 3 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 6
                Apartment #6782781
                2
                Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 2
                  Studio #1218788a
                    avg/night
                    • 2 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 5
                    Bungalow #1448652a
                    2
                    Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
                      • 5 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 14
                      House #1465117a
                      1
                      Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
                        Excellent! 4.6/5
                        (20 reviews)
                        View details for price
                        • 3 BR
                        • 1 BA
                        • Sleeps 4
                        Apartment #1226696a
                        20
                          • 2 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Apartment #1503231a
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                            • 1 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 4
                            Apartment #1398797a
                            2
                            Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                              avg/night
                              • Studio
                              • 1 BA
                              • Sleeps 1
                              Studio #469086vb
                              1
                              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.4/5
                                (30 reviews)
                                avg/night
                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Apartment #6398039
                                30
                                Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 5 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 10
                                  Apartment #1745939
                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                    avg/night
                                    • Studio
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 2
                                    Apartment #6870252
                                    Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Apartment #1486490a
                                        avg/night
                                        • 2 BR
                                        • 2 BA
                                        • Separate Toilet
                                        • Sleeps 8
                                        House #868903vb
                                        1
                                        Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                          avg/night
                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 2
                                          Apartment #6824541
                                          Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            House #2567245
                                              avg/night
                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 2
                                              Apartment #1503034a
                                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                • 2 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Apartment #2136289
                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Apartment #6896010
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                    Apartment #8165852
                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Apartment #1465477a
                                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        avg/night
                                                        • Studio
                                                        • 1 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                        Apartment #1300939a
                                                        1
                                                        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          • 4 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 9
                                                          Apartment #3784354
                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                            Apartment #1442796a
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 1 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                              Apartment #6520185
                                                              Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                Chalet #766965
                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                  Apartment #6895991
                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                    Apartment #1845931
                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                      Apartment #6301038
                                                                        • 5 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        Apartment #1895221
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                          Apartment #1446581a
                                                                          Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                            (4 reviews)
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 3 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                            Apartment #6014509
                                                                            4
                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                              Apartment #501095vb
                                                                              Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 6 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 11
                                                                                Boat #8173976
                                                                                Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                  • Sleeps 7
                                                                                  House #4270038
                                                                                  Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                                                    Apartment #6938847
                                                                                    Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 2
                                                                                      Apartment #4458094
                                                                                      Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                                        • 2 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                                        Chalet #1117107a
                                                                                        4
                                                                                          Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                          (12 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • 6 BR
                                                                                          • 3 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 20
                                                                                          Chalet #6265368
                                                                                          12
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 6 BR
                                                                                            • 3 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 13
                                                                                            Chalet #1776438
                                                                                            1
                                                                                            Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #1393768a
                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                Apartment #6866875
                                                                                                Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  avg/night
                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  Apartment #1028593vb
                                                                                                  Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                  Geneva Holiday Apartments & Homes (59)

                                                                                                   

                                                                                                  Recent Reviews

                                                                                                  Very clean and cozy apartment, great owner!

                                                                                                  5 of 5
                                                                                                  The owner is friendly and caring, checks regularly to makes sure everything works well. The apartment is cozy, very clean and well equiped. Loved the Nespresso coffee machine!
                                                                                                  • Review Submitted: Mar 29, 2017
                                                                                                  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017

                                                                                                  Interesting and friendly chalet in a great location

                                                                                                  4 of 5
                                                                                                  This is a lovely chalet for a family or group of good friends. It has an interesting and relaxing style with a great communal living area for dining or sitting around the fabulous glass surround stove which can open out into an open fire. There are two separate bedrooms and a characterful loft area which has three double beds and, if required, a baby's cot. It is well equipped (although we made the mistake of using several electrical machines together which caused problems. The owner, who we could always contact, guided us on how to sort ourselves out). It is in a great location near Les Rousses and many of the ski slopes, and with friendly neighbours who helped us when our cars got stuck under the snow. A very special holiday. Anna H
                                                                                                  • Review Submitted: Mar 20, 2017
                                                                                                  • Date of Stay: Mar 2017