Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Lake Bourget

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Lake Bourget. This romantic city is known for its sporting events, shopping and restaurants. Abbaye d'Hautecombe and Elephants Fountain are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Lake Bourget

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Lake Bourget a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Thermes Chevalley (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Aix-les-Bains Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Domaine Monin (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • La Caveau Bugiste (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Cascade de Glandieu (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Lake Bourget

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Lake Bourget is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chartreuse National Park (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
  • Marais de Lavours National Nature Reserve (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Parc des Loisirs de Buisson Rond (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Lac d'Aiguebelette (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Cret de Chatillon (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Cascade de Glandieu (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Lake Bourget

The nearest airport is in Chambery (CMF-Chambery - Savoie), located 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Grenoble (GNB-Grenoble - Isere), which is 36.2 mi (58.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Lake Bourget?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,823 vacation rentals near Lake Bourget. From 435 Houses to 50 Cottages, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lake Bourget for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Bourget?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake Bourget. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Annecy: 1,465 vacation rentals
  • Annecy Old Town: 497 vacation rentals
  • Lake Annecy: 1,419 vacation rentals
  • Rhône-Alpes: 41,229 vacation rentals
  • Chambéry: 425 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Bourget! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Bourget?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Lake Bourget:

  • Annecy: 1,465 rentals
  • Chambéry: 425 rentals
  • Aix-les-Bains: 442 rentals
  • Menthon-Saint-Bernard: 1,551 rentals
  • Saint-Jorioz: 1,511 rentals

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lake Bourget?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Lake Bourget. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Annecy Station: 3,207 rentals
  • Aix-les-Bains Station: 1,802 rentals
  • Annecy Castle: 3,219 rentals
  • Prison d'Annecy: 3,257 rentals
  • Chambéry-Challes-les-Eaux Station: 637 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Bourget listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Lake Bourget