Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Saint-Emilion

Come and experience Saint-Emilion and its wineries, history and monuments. Well known for its local tours, biking and spas, this romantic city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Saint-Emilion

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Saint-Emilion a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Château Guadet (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Chateau Ausone (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Château La Dominique (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Chateau Mauvezin (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Chateau Brun (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Chateau du Tailhas (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Saint-Emilion

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Saint-Emilion is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lac de Gurson (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Les Jardins de Sardy (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Saint-Emilion

The nearest airport is in Bordeaux (BOD-Merignac), located 26 mi (41.9 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Saint-Emilion Station.

Where to stay around St-Émilion?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 327 vacation rentals near St-Émilion. From 147 Houses to 27 Villas, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near St-Émilion for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to St-Émilion?

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

  • Collegiate Church of Saint-Emillion: 787 vacation rentals
  • The King's Castle Keep: 789 vacation rentals
  • Saint-Émilion Bell Tower: 789 vacation rentals
  • Saint-Emilion Station: 809 vacation rentals
  • Cordeliers Cloister: 790 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around St-Émilion 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 Houses in St-Émilion?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 147 Houses in St-Émilion. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in St-Émilion include:

  • Villas: 27 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 17 rentals available
  • Cottages: 59 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 St-Émilion?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 174 vacation rentals with pool available in St-Émilion. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.