Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Rouen

Take a vacation to Rouen and enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and museums. Renowned for its hiking, shopping and art, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Rouen

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Rouen a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rouen Espace Karting (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Rouen Mont-Saint-Aignan Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Parc de Cleres (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Lery-Poses Golf (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Biotropica Zoological Conservatory (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • S2PL Saint Pierre Paintball Loisirs (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Rouen

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Rouen. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Square Verdrel (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Roumare Forest (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Parc de Cleres (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Jardin des Sculptures Chateau de Bois-Guilbert (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Jardin du Mesnil (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Rouen

Fly into Rouen (URO-Rouen - Seine Valley), the closest airport, located 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Palais de Justice Tram Station, Theatre des Arts Tram Station and Joffre-Mutualite Tram Station are the main stations in the area. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Honoré de Balzac Tram Stop to easily navigate the city.

Where to stay around Rouen?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 239 vacation rentals near Rouen. From 145 Condos/Apartments to 46 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Rouen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to Rouen?

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 Rouen:

  • Quartier Vieux Marché-Cathédrale: 144 vacation rentals
  • Quartier Saint-Marc - Croix de Pierre - Saint-Nicaise: 123 vacation rentals
  • Rouen City Centre: 146 vacation rentals
  • Quartier Sapins-Châtelet-Lombardie: 17 vacation rentals
  • Quartier Grieu-Vallon Suisse-Saint-Hilaire: 22 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 Rouen?

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

  • Rouen Cathedral: 360 vacation rentals
  • Europe Tram Station: 359 vacation rentals
  • Hotel de Ville: 360 vacation rentals
  • Gare-Rue Verte Tram Station: 360 vacation rentals
  • Jeanne d'Arc Church: 359 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rouen 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 Rouen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 145 Condos/Apartments in Rouen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rouen include:

  • Houses: 46 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 11 rentals available
  • Cottages: 11 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Rouen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 6 vacation rentals with pool available in Rouen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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