Destination guide

The artsy area of Villeurbanne awaits your stay

Enjoy the theater scene and other features of Villeurbanne. Well known for its shopping, university setting and sightseeing, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Musee d'Art Contemporain and Musee Lumiere 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 Villeurbanne

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in town? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Villeurbanne a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lyon Hippodrome - Carré de Soie (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Quai de Bondy Vaporetto Stop (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Quai Tilsit Vaporetto Stop (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Hippodrome Bron-Parilly (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Lyon-Chassieu Golf Club (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Villeurbanne

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Villeurbanne. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tete d'Or Park (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Esplanade de Fourviere (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Ile Barbe (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Le Grand Large (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Parc des Oiseaux (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Villeurbanne

The nearest airport is in Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), located 9.6 mi (15.4 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Grenoble (GNB-Grenoble - Isere), which is 35.6 mi (57.3 km) away.

It's easy to get around Villeurbanne by catching a ride on the metro at Flachet Station, Gratte Ciel Station or Cusset Metro Station.

Where to stay around Villeurbanne?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 877 vacation rentals near Villeurbanne. From 626 Condos/Apartments to 648 Studios, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Villeurbanne for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Villeurbanne:

  • Ferrandière - Maisons Neuves: 69 vacation rentals
  • Doua: 28 vacation rentals
  • Les Poulettes: 42 vacation rentals
  • Buers: 21 vacation rentals
  • Perrallière: 24 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 Villeurbanne?

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

  • Double Mixte: 1,008 vacation rentals
  • Claude Bernard University: 1,014 vacation rentals
  • Claude Bernard University Lyon 1: 1,013 vacation rentals
  • Espace Tete d'Or: 1,002 vacation rentals
  • Espace Tonkin: 1,008 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 626 Condos/Apartments in Villeurbanne. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Villeurbanne include:

  • Studios: 648 rentals available
  • Houses: 99 rentals available
  • Caravans: 61 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 Villeurbanne?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 64 vacation rentals with pool available in Villeurbanne. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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