Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Lake Bourget

The lake and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Lake Bourget. This romantic city is known for its sporting events, shopping and restaurants. Abbaye d'Hautecombe and Elephants Fountain are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Lake Bourget

Are you looking for things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Lake Bourget a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Thermes Chevalley (3.8 mi / 6.1 km)
  • Aix-les-Bains Golf Club (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Domaine Monin (8.9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • La Caveau Bugiste (9 mi / 14.4 km)
  • Cascade de Glandieu (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lake Bourget

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Lake Bourget is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Chartreuse National Park (23.1 mi / 37.2 km)
  • Marais de Lavours National Nature Reserve (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Parc des Loisirs de Buisson Rond (12 mi / 19.2 km)
  • Lac d'Aiguebelette (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
  • Cret de Chatillon (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Cascade de Glandieu (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Lake Bourget

The nearest airport is in Chambery (CMF-Chambery - Savoie), located 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Grenoble (GNB-Grenoble - Isere), which is 36.2 mi (58.2 km) away.

Where to stay near Lake Bourget?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,819 holiday rentals near Lake Bourget. From 401 Houses to 50 Cottages, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake Bourget for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake Bourget?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lake Bourget. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Annecy: 1,458 holiday rentals
  • Annecy Old Town: 514 holiday rentals
  • Lake Annecy: 1,424 holiday rentals
  • Chambéry: 439 holiday rentals
  • Menthon-Saint-Bernard: 1,559 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lake Bourget! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake Bourget?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lake Bourget with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Annecy: 1,458 holiday homes
  • Chambéry: 439 holiday homes
  • Menthon-Saint-Bernard: 1,559 holiday homes
  • Aix-les-Bains: 446 holiday homes
  • Veyrier-du-Lac: 1,133 holiday homes

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Lake Bourget?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Lake Bourget. From HomeAway travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Chartreuse National Park: 660 holiday rentals
  • Lépin-le-Lac-La Bauche (Station): 640 holiday rentals
  • Cascade de la Charabotte: 145 holiday rentals
  • Aix-les-Bains-Le Revard (Station): 1,794 holiday rentals
  • Church of St. Francis: 3,282 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake Bourget 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 of holiday homes.

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