Destination guide

Take in the riverfront beauty of Marans

Enjoy the monuments and other features of Marans. This walkable city is known for its boating, bars and riverfront. Musee des Beaux-Arts and Musee du Nouveau Monde are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Marans

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Marans is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Charruyer Park (13.3 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Concurrence Beach (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Minimes Beach (14.9 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Griere Beach (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
  • Ile de Re (22.2 mi / 35.7 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Marans

Fly into La Rochelle (LRH-La Rochelle - Ile de Re), the closest airport, located 13.8 mi (22.2 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Marans Station.

Where to stay near Marans?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 267 holiday rentals near Marans. From 157 Houses to 18 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Marans for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Marans?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Marans:

  • Quartier de l'Hippodrôme: 123 holiday homes
  • La Rochelle City Centre: 785 holiday homes
  • Port District: 126 holiday homes
  • Quartier d'Orbigny: 57 holiday homes
  • Quartier des Bouchôleurs: 60 holiday homes

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

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Marans?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Marans. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Notre Dame de Marans: 2,571 holiday rentals
  • Church of Saint-Etienne Ruins: 2,578 holiday rentals
  • Tour de la Lanterne: 4,506 holiday rentals
  • Angoulins sur Mer Station: 4,165 holiday rentals
  • Chateau de Sainte-Hermine: 401 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Marans listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Marans?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 157 Houses in Marans. Our other popular types of Marans holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 18 holiday houses
  • Villas: 9 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 34 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Marans?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 118 holiday homes with pool available in Marans. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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