Destination guide

The majestic setting of Puy-de-Dome is ready to explore

The area's monuments and cathedral are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Puy-de-Dome. Well known for its sporting events, skiing and shopping, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Place de Jaude and Clermont-Ferrand Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees. 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 and around Puy-de-Dome

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Puy-de-Dome a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Vulcania (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Volcano Park of Lemptegy (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Super-Besse (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Puy-de-Dome

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Puy-de-Dome is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Puy de Dome (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Puy de Pariou (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Puy de Lemptégy (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • The Caves of Cornadore (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lac de Servieres (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Lac Chambon (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Puy-de-Dome

The nearest airport is in Clermont-Ferrand (CFE-Clermont-Ferrand - Auvergne Intl.), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Le Puy-en-Velay (LPY-Loudes), which is 54.2 mi (87.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Clermont-Ferrand Sarlieve-Cournon Station, Clermont-Ferrand Le Cendre-Orcet Station and Clermont-Ferrand-la-Part-Dieu Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay around Puy-de-Dome?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,484 vacation rentals near Puy-de-Dome. From 482 Houses to 104 Chalets, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Puy-de-Dome for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Puy-de-Dome?

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

  • Thuret: 42 vacation rentals
  • Clermont-Ferrand: 173 vacation rentals
  • Creste: 276 vacation rentals
  • The Caves of Cornadore: 830 vacation rentals
  • Châteauneuf-les-Bains: 78 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Puy-de-Dome! 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 Puy-de-Dome?

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 Puy-de-Dome:

  • Thuret: 42 rentals
  • Clermont-Ferrand: 173 rentals
  • Creste: 276 rentals
  • Châteauneuf-les-Bains: 78 rentals
  • Chastreix: 612 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 Puy-de-Dome?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Puy-de-Dome are:

  • Auvergne Airport (CFE): 331 vacation rentals
  • Domerat Airport (MCU): 102 vacation rentals
  • Renaison Airport (RNE): 177 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 Puy-de-Dome?

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

  • The Caves of Cornadore: 830 rentals
  • Place de Jaude: 434 rentals
  • Mont-Dore Station: 796 rentals
  • Clermont-Ferrand Les Martes-de-Veyre Station: 389 rentals
  • Thiers Pont-de-Dore Station: 165 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Puy-de-Dome 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.