Destination guide

The historic city of Amboise awaits you

Enjoy the area's temples, history and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Amboise. Renowned for its local tours, cafés and gardens, this city welcomes all visitors. Parc des Expositions de Tours and Tours Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Amboise

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Amboise a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mini-Chateaux Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Grand Aquarium of Touraine (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Domaine Sylvain Gaudron (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Caves du Pere Auguste (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Chateau de Nitray (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • La Reserve de Beaumarchais (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Amboise

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Amboise. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pagoda of Chanteloup (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Botanical Garden (14.9 mi / 24 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Amboise

The nearest airport is in Tours (TUF-Tours - Loire Valley), located 12.4 mi (20 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Amboise Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Amboise?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 462 vacation rentals near Amboise. From 235 Houses to 92 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Amboise for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Amboise:

  • Tours City Centre: 121 vacation rentals
  • Nationale: 100 vacation rentals
  • Cathédrale: 102 vacation rentals
  • La Fuye-Velpeau: 92 vacation rentals
  • Old Town: 114 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 Amboise?

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

  • Amboise Station: 875 vacation rentals
  • Pagoda of Chanteloup: 921 vacation rentals
  • Château-Gaillard: 876 vacation rentals
  • Clos Lucé Castle: 878 vacation rentals
  • Mini-Chateaux Park: 949 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Amboise 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 Houses in Amboise?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 235 Houses in Amboise. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Amboise include:

  • Bungalows: 92 rentals available
  • Cottages: 92 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 51 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Amboise?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 96 vacation rentals with pool available in Amboise. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.