Find the best place to stay — Bouches-du-Rhône

Where to stay around Bouches-du-Rhône?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 7,768 vacation rentals near Bouches-du-Rhône. From 2,880 apartments to 2,548 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 Bouches-du-Rhône are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Bouches-du-Rhône?

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

  • Aix-en-Provence: 2,501 vacation rentals
  • Marseille: 3,728 vacation rentals
  • Saint-Rémy-de-Provence: 3,378 vacation rentals
  • Cassis: 3,457 vacation rentals
  • Arles: 3,827 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Bouches-du-Rhône! 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 Bouches-du-Rhône?

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 Bouches-du-Rhône:

  • Aix-en-Provence: 2,501 rentals
  • Marseille: 3,728 rentals
  • Saint-Rémy-de-Provence: 3,378 rentals
  • Cassis: 3,457 rentals
  • Arles: 3,827 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Bouches-du-Rhône?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Bouches-du-Rhône are:

  • Marseille Provence Airport (MRS): 4,143 vacation rentals
  • Aix Les Milles Airport (QXB): 4,950 vacation rentals
  • La Ciotat (XCT): 6,080 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Bouches-du-Rhône?

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

  • Arles Amphitheatre: 2,738 rentals
  • Arles (ZAF-Arles Train Station): 2,770 rentals
  • Camargue: 1,986 rentals
  • Cassis Beach: 5,706 rentals
  • Cassis Harbour: 5,726 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Bouches-du-Rhône 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.

Picture-perfect pastimes in Bouches-du-Rhone

Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, and in Bouches-du-Rhone, there's much beholding to fill your days and nights. Breathtaking scenery from the mountains to the sea—and everything in between—in this Southern France department has inspired artistic masterpieces by van Gogh, Gauguin, and Cezanne. Whether you want to admire the magnificent Roman ruins of Saint-Remy-de-Provence, revel in the sights and sounds of Marseille's exuberant food market, or go on a romantic stroll by the river on a starry, starry night, Bouches-du-Rhone vacation rentals have got you covered.

Veni, vidi, vino in Bouches-du-Rhone

Vacations in Bouches-du-Rhone can be as relaxed or as busy as you want them to be. Start the day with an early morning hot air balloon ride over the quiet French countryside, take the kids to the amusement parks in Auriol and Les Pennes-Mirabeau, or join a cooking class in Aix-en-Provence and learn how to make authentic ratatouille provencale. Of course, it wouldn't be a true provencale meal without wine. The Festival of the Vine and the Wine —held annually in May throughout the region—is the perfect opportunity to learn about food and wine pairing.

Get your history and culture fix in Bouches-du-Rhone

Channel your inner Indiana Jones in Arles, home to a bevy of historical treasures like 1st-century Roman Theater of Arles and the 4th-century public baths known as the Thermae of Constantine. And check out the Musee Reattu, an art museum housing works by local painter Jacques Reattu. In the bustling port city of Marseille, old-world charm collides with contemporary culture. Some of the best Bouches-du-Rhone vacation rentals here are just a stone's throw away from the grandiose Notre-Dame de la Garde basilica, the medieval Abbey of Saint-Victor de Marseille, and the Grand Littoral, one of Europe's biggest retail parks.

Seasons of contrast in Bouches-du-Rhone

The Mediterranean climate that envelops the Bouches-du-Rhone is anything but static. It doesn't rain all that much, but when it does, it pours. This mainly happens in spring—from March to May—and in the autumn months from September through November. Rainfall is also more frequent in the higher areas, while the coast remains dry most of the time. And watch out for the infamous mistral: a cold, violent wind that whips through southern France at speeds of up to 115 mph between winter and spring. Summer temperatures dance in the mid-70s from June to August, and winter is sweater weather at 35–45°.

Hiking boots or flipflops? Explore Bouches-du-Rhone's majestic landscape

This French department in Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur has its fair share of gifts from Mother Nature, and Bouches-du-Rhone vacation rentals are the perfect bases for exploring them. You'll find majestic mountains like the Alpilles and Sainte Victoire strewn with scenic hiking trails, steep sea cliffs and remote calanques between Cassis and Marseilles, and marshes and swamps in the Camargue that are teeming with birds, horses, and cattle. And, of course, dozens of large, sandy beaches along the Cote Bleue, where you can laze in the sun or take a dip in the sparkling waters of the Mediterranean Sea.