Destination guide

Why people love visiting artsy Lens

The area's art galleries and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Lens. Travelers to this walkable city praise the coffeehouses, football games and bars. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Lens

Do you want to discover attractions to see in the city? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Lens a fun place to get away. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arras Golf (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Parc d'attraction Taho&Lina (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
How to get there

Transportation to and around Lens

Fly into Lille (LIL-Lesquin), the closest airport, located 15.6 mi (25 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, make your way to Lens Station or Arras Loos-en-Gohelle Station and explore the city from there.

Can I find a vacation rental around Lens?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 89 vacation rentals near Lens. From 27 Houses to 28 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lens for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Lens:

  • Lille-Centre: 206 vacation rentals
  • Saint Maurice - Pellevoisin: 91 vacation rentals
  • Vieux-Lille: 157 vacation rentals
  • Lomme: 16 vacation rentals
  • Moulins: 68 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 Lens?

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

  • Louvre-Lens: 403 vacation rentals
  • Bollaert-Delelis Stadium: 427 vacation rentals
  • Arras Loos-en-Gohelle Station: 394 vacation rentals
  • Lens Station: 405 vacation rentals
  • Notre Dame Cathedral: 148 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 27 Houses in Lens. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Lens include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 28 rentals available
  • Cabins: 20 rentals available
  • Cottages: 20 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 internet/wifi in Lens?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 67 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Lens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.