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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! 3.8/5
    (24 reviews)
    avg/night
    • Studio
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 2
    Apartment #1586483
    24
    Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
      Exceptional! 5/5
      (10 reviews)
      avg/night
      • 2 BR
      • 1 BA
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 4
      Apartment #1599329
      10
      Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
        Wonderful! 4.8/5
        (10 reviews)
        avg/night
        • Studio
        • 1 BA
        • Separate Toilet
        • Sleeps 2
        Apartment #6504150
        10
        Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
          Wonderful! 4.9/5
          (20 reviews)
          avg/night
          • 2 BR
          • 1 BA
          • Sleeps 4
          Apartment #4082460
          20
          Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 2
            Studio #1218788a
              avg/night
              • 1 BR
              • 1 BA
              • Sleeps 4
              Apartment #948572a
              2
              Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                Exceptional! 5/5
                (4 reviews)
                avg/night
                • 3 BR
                • 2 BA
                • Separate Toilet
                • Sleeps 6
                Apartment #6782781
                4
                Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                  • 1 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Sleeps 2
                  Apartment #1442796a
                    • Studio
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 1
                    Studio #469086vb
                    1
                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                      (32 reviews)
                      avg/night
                      • 1 BR
                      • 1 BA
                      • Sleeps 2
                      Apartment #441976vb
                      32
                      Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                        • 5 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 14
                        House #1465117a
                        1
                        Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                          • 2 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 4
                          Apartment #1503231a
                          1
                            Excellent! 4.4/5
                            (30 reviews)
                            avg/night
                            • 2 BR
                            • 1 BA
                            • Sleeps 5
                            Apartment #6398039
                            30
                            Viewed 13 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
                                avg/night
                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 5
                                Bungalow #1448652a
                                2
                                Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 1 BR
                                  • 1 BA
                                  • Sleeps 4
                                  Chalet #766965
                                    avg/night
                                    • 1 BR
                                    • 1 BA
                                    • Sleeps 4
                                    Apartment #1398797a
                                    3
                                    Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 2 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Apartment #1486490a
                                        avg/night
                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 2
                                        Apartment #8165852
                                        Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                          avg/night
                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 2
                                          Apartment #6824541
                                          Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            House #2567245
                                            1
                                              avg/night
                                              • 1 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 2
                                              Apartment #1503034a
                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                avg/night
                                                • 3 BR
                                                • 3 BA
                                                • Sleeps 8
                                                House #1558346a
                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  • 2 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                  Apartment #1465477a
                                                    avg/night
                                                    • Studio
                                                    • 1 BA
                                                    • Sleeps 2
                                                    Apartment #1300939a
                                                    1
                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                      Apartment #6896010
                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                        Apartment #3784354
                                                          avg/night
                                                          • 1 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                          Apartment #8299091
                                                          Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 1 BR
                                                            • 1 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                            Apartment #1446581a
                                                              avg/night
                                                              • 5 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 6
                                                              Apartment #1895221
                                                              Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                avg/night
                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 6
                                                                Apartment #1575805a
                                                                Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                  Apartment #1845931
                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 5
                                                                    Apartment #6301038
                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                      • Separate Toilets
                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                      Apartment #1568925a
                                                                        avg/night
                                                                        • 3 BR
                                                                        • 5 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                                        Villa #4548719
                                                                        Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          avg/night
                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 7
                                                                          Apartment #6014509
                                                                          4
                                                                          Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            avg/night
                                                                            • 4 BR
                                                                            • 2 BA
                                                                            • Separate Toilet
                                                                            • Sleeps 7
                                                                            House #4270038
                                                                            Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                              Apartment #6895991
                                                                              Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                • 6 BR
                                                                                • 3 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 13
                                                                                Chalet #1776438
                                                                                1
                                                                                Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                  Chalet #1117107a
                                                                                  4
                                                                                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                    (12 reviews)
                                                                                    avg/night
                                                                                    • 6 BR
                                                                                    • 3 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 20
                                                                                    Chalet #6265368
                                                                                    12
                                                                                    Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 1 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 4
                                                                                      Apartment #1393768a
                                                                                      1
                                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 2
                                                                                        Apartment #6866875
                                                                                        Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.4/5
                                                                                          (22 reviews)
                                                                                          avg/night
                                                                                          • Studio
                                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                                          • Separate Toilet
                                                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                                                          Studio #6165812
                                                                                          22
                                                                                          Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                            (7 reviews)
                                                                                            avg/night
                                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Apartment #6668883
                                                                                            7
                                                                                            Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              avg/night
                                                                                              • 2 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                                                              Apartment #1477772a
                                                                                              Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                • 6 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 11
                                                                                                Boat #8173976

                                                                                                Geneva Holiday Apartments & Homes (57)

                                                                                                 

                                                                                                Recent Reviews

                                                                                                Excellent stay

                                                                                                5 of 5
                                                                                                This was an excellent stay. Perfect appartement, very clean, with everything you need in it, in a very good location. Thank you 😊
                                                                                                • Review Submitted: Jul 12, 2017
                                                                                                • Date of Stay: Jul 2017

                                                                                                Excellent

                                                                                                5 of 5
                                                                                                Easy to get to all the sights,quiet at night. Very clean apartment. Good restaurants nearby.
                                                                                                • Review Submitted: Jun 29, 2017
                                                                                                • Date of Stay: Jun 2017