Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Villefranche-sur-Mer is ready to explore

The area's history and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Villefranche-sur-Mer. Well known for its seaside, university setting and boating, this scenic city won't disappoint. Casino Monte Carlo and Villa Kerylos 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 Villefranche-sur-Mer

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Villefranche-sur-Mer a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marineland Antibes (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Monaco Heliport (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Monte Carlo Formula 1 Track (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • Monte Carlo Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Antibes Land (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Biot Golf Club (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Villefranche-sur-Mer

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Villefranche-sur-Mer is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Castle Park (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • Exotic Garden (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Juan-les-Pins Beach (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Baie des Fourmis Beach (0.8 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Passable Beach (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Port Beach (1.5 mi / 2.3 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Villefranche-sur-Mer

The nearest airport is in Nice (NCE-Cote d'Azur), located 6.2 mi (9.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Villefranche-sur-Mer Station.

Where to stay around Villefranche-sur-Mer?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 5,188 vacation rentals near Villefranche-sur-Mer. From 3,763 Condos/Apartments to 517 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Villefranche-sur-Mer are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Villefranche-sur-Mer?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Villefranche-sur-Mer:

  • Old Town: 845 vacation rentals
  • Monte Carlo: 20 vacation rentals
  • Cannes City Centre: 1,836 vacation rentals
  • Juan-les-Pins: 846 vacation rentals
  • Carre d'Or: 1,128 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Villefranche-sur-Mer?

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

  • Villefranche-sur-Mer Station: 12,397 vacation rentals
  • Place de la Paix: 12,543 vacation rentals
  • Chapelle de St-Pierre: 12,528 vacation rentals
  • Villa Nellcote: 12,325 vacation rentals
  • Les Musees de La Citadelle: 12,567 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Villefranche-sur-Mer listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Villefranche-sur-Mer?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 3,763 Condos/Apartments in Villefranche-sur-Mer. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Villefranche-sur-Mer include:

  • Houses: 517 rentals available
  • Villas: 480 rentals available
  • Cottages: 24 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Villefranche-sur-Mer?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 1,225 vacation rentals with pool available in Villefranche-sur-Mer. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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