Find the best place to stay — Poitou-Charentes

Where to stay around Poitou-Charentes?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 9,840 vacation rentals near Poitou-Charentes. From 4,900 houses to 1,817 apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Poitou-Charentes for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Poitou-Charentes?

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

  • Southern France: 126,442 vacation rentals
  • Périgord: 4,434 vacation rentals
  • Loire Valley: 29,348 vacation rentals
  • Loire Valley: 2,559 vacation rentals
  • Île de Ré: 3,231 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Poitou-Charentes! 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 Poitou-Charentes?

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 Poitou-Charentes:

  • La Rochelle: 2,370 rentals
  • Saint-Émilion: 343 rentals
  • Champagne: 318 rentals
  • Saumur: 334 rentals
  • Chinon: 380 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 Poitou-Charentes?

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

  • La Rochelle-Ile de Re Airport (LRH): 4,245 vacation rentals
  • Saumur (XSU): 527 vacation rentals
  • Chateaubernard Airport (CNG): 404 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 Poitou-Charentes?

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

  • Farmhouse of Beaupay: 384 rentals
  • Saint-Emilion Bell Tower: 782 rentals
  • Collegiate Church of Saint-Emillion: 779 rentals
  • Chateau Margaux: 1,280 rentals
  • Camping Cottage Fleuri: 4,018 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Poitou-Charentes 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.

Make a vacation rental in Poitou-Charentes your home away from home western France. This area of France, known for its outstanding Romanesque churches, has a varied landscape including beautiful sandy beaches along the coast, pine forests, marshes, and the inland valley of the Charente River.

The Charente region is home to the town of Cognac, known for its production of the fine brandy known as Cognac. Guests of Charente vacation rentals can tour a number of Cognac distilleries, including the 15th century Ancien Chateau which is now home to Cognac Otard. Other highlights for guests of Poitou-Charentes vacation rentals include the spectacular cathedral at Angouleme and the medieval gardens at Tusson.

Guests of Charente-Maritime vacation rentals can see the Roman arch and amphitheater at Saintes, explore the lovely port town of La Rochelle with its pedestrian waterfront, and visit the fine beaches on Oleron, France's second largest island.

Visitors staying in Deux-Sevres vacation rentals can visit the beautifully reconstructed Gothic church at St-Maixent-L'Ecole, take a boat cruise in the marshes near Coulon, and go bird watching in the Parc Ornithologique at Marais Poitevin.

Guests of Vienne vacation rentals will find some remarkable historic churches in the region of, including the Notre-Dame-la-Grande in Poitiers, the Eglise St-Pierre in Chauvigny, and the 11th century abbey church of St-Savin with its magnificent frescoes.

You’re sure to find the perfect vacation rental home for a memorable France vacation. Reserve your Poitou-Charentes apartment or vacation rental today!

Attractions In and Around Poitou-Charentes

First time in Poitou-Charentes and looking for places to see? Local attractions include Futuroscope, L'Asinerie du Baudet du Poitou and Valley of the Monkeys. Don't miss landmarks such as Arch of Germanicus and Saintes Amphitheatre and unique cultural highlights like Musee du Nouveau Monde and Musee des Beaux-Arts. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, soak up some sun at Royan Beach and Saint-Georges-de-Didonne Beach or experience the natural beauty of Les Bois de Saint-Pierre and Francois Ier Park. If you have extra time, you might want to explore the campuses of University of Poitiers and University of La Rochelle. Fun activities in the city include Hermione, Vieux Port and Port des Minimes. Other popular places to visit in town include Saint-Eutrope Church, La Rochelle Hotel de Ville and Tour St. Nicolas.