Destination guide

The elegant city of Pessac awaits you

Enjoy the wineries and other features of Pessac. This city's zoo, university setting and spas draw many visitors. Aquitaine Museum and Chateau Haut Brion 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 and attractions in and around Pessac

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Pessac a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Chateau Haut Brion (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Maison du Vin de Bordeaux (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Zoo Bordeaux-Pessac (1.3 mi / 2.1 km)
  • Pessac Swimming Stadium (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Chateau Pape Clement (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Bordeaux Pessac Golf Club (2 mi / 3.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Pessac

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Pessac is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • House of Nature (3.9 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Bordelais Park (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Jardin Botanique (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Jardin Public (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Bordeaux Botanical Garden (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Park Majolan (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Pessac

The nearest airport is in Bordeaux (BOD-Merignac), located 3 mi (4.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Pessac Alouette Station or Pessac Station to see more of the city. You can see more of Pessac by catching a ride on the metro at Bougnard Tram Station, Camponac Mediatheque Tram Station or Pessac Centre Tram Station.

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

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 Pessac:

  • Hôtel de Ville - Quinconces: 320 vacation rentals
  • Bastide-Brazza: 69 vacation rentals
  • Downtown: 487 vacation rentals
  • Chartrons: 325 vacation rentals
  • Villa Primerose - Parc Bordelais - Caudéran: 138 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 Pessac?

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

  • Bordeaux Pessac Golf Club: 1,687 vacation rentals
  • Michel de Montaigne Bordeaux 3 University: 1,255 vacation rentals
  • Cite Fruges: 1,262 vacation rentals
  • Chateau Haut Brana: 1,249 vacation rentals
  • Universite Bordeaux III: 1,251 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 289 Houses in Pessac. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Pessac include:

  • Villas: 24 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 507 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 8 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 Pessac?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 174 vacation rentals with pool available in Pessac. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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