Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of 8th Arrondissement

Enjoy the museums and other features of 8th Arrondissement. Travelers to this romantic city praise the beaches, cafés and sporting events. Notre-Dame de la Garde and Chateau d'If are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. With a vacation rental, you get a home away from home—many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Activities

Activities and attractions in 8th Arrondissement

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that 8th Arrondissement has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf Marseille La Salette (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Chateau de la Buzine (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • Allauch-Marseille Golf (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Eurocopter (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
  • Aix-Marseille Golf (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in 8th Arrondissement

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, August, September, July and October are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 81°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in 8th Arrondissement

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, 8th Arrondissement is a great place to get out in nature. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Plage de la Pointe Rouge (0.3 mi / 0.5 km)
  • Borely Beach (1.1 mi / 1.7 km)
  • Parc du Roy d'Espagne (1.1 mi / 1.8 km)
  • Prado Beach (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Parc Borely (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Calanques National Park (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around 8th Arrondissement

The nearest airport is in Marseille (MRS-Marseille - Provence), located 15.8 mi (25.5 km) from the city center.

Utilize the area's public transportation and catch a ride on the metro at Rond-Point du Prado Station or Perier Metro Station and easily see more of the city.

Where to stay around 8th Arrondissement?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 607 vacation rentals near 8th Arrondissement. From 415 Condos/Apartments to 132 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 8th Arrondissement are on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when traveling to 8th Arrondissement?

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 8th Arrondissement:

  • Centre Ville: 391 vacation rentals
  • Hôtel de Ville: 258 vacation rentals
  • Montredon: 650 vacation rentals
  • Plateau de Puyricard: 1,522 vacation rentals
  • Couronne Urbaine: 524 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 8th Arrondissement?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in 8th Arrondissement. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Prado Beach: 1,453 vacation rentals
  • Velodrome Stadium: 5,433 vacation rentals
  • Parc Borely: 5,121 vacation rentals
  • International Fair and Exhibition Center Marseille: 5,403 vacation rentals
  • Musee d'Art Contemporain: 4,864 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around 8th Arrondissement 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 8th Arrondissement?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 415 Condos/Apartments in 8th Arrondissement. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in 8th Arrondissement include:

  • Houses: 132 rentals available
  • Villas: 26 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 9 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 8th Arrondissement?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 85 vacation rentals with pool available in 8th Arrondissement. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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