Destination guide

Culturally rich Rennes will entice you

Take a vacation to Rennes and enjoy the area's festivals, culture and live music. This city's university setting, theaters and opera houses draw many visitors. Palais du Parlement and Thabor Botanic Gardens are just a couple of the must-sees. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Rennes

Are you hoping to find 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 Rennes has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Freslonniere Golf Course (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Rennes Golf Course (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Cice-Blossac Golf Course (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Enigmaparc (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Rennes

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Rennes is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Thabor Botanic Gardens (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Domaine de Boulet (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Rennes

Fly into Rennes (RNS-Saint-Jacques), the closest airport, located 3.7 mi (5.9 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Rennes Station, Rennes Pontchaillou Station and Rennes La Poterie Station are the main stations that serve the city. You can see more of Rennes by jumping on the metro at Republique Station, Sainte Anne Station or Charles de Gaulle Metro Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Rennes?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 224 vacation rentals near Rennes. From 147 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 Rennes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Rennes:

  • Centre: 137 vacation rentals
  • Dinan - Saint-Malo: 107 vacation rentals
  • Thabor - Saint Hélier: 129 vacation rentals
  • Villeneuve: 67 vacation rentals
  • Bourg L'Evêque: 103 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 Rennes?

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

  • ESC Rennes School of Business: 252 vacation rentals
  • Rennes Cathedral: 251 vacation rentals
  • University of Rennes: 248 vacation rentals
  • Roazhon Park: 251 vacation rentals
  • Musee de Bretagne: 248 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 147 Condos/Apartments in Rennes. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Rennes 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 Rennes?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 14 vacation rentals with pool available in Rennes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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