Destination guide

The majestic setting of Puy-de-Dome is ready to explore

The area's monuments and cathedral are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Puy-de-Dome. Well known for its sporting events, skiing and shopping, this cosmopolitan city won't disappoint. Place de Jaude and Clermont-Ferrand Cathedral are just a couple of the must-see attractions. 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 Puy-de-Dome

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Puy-de-Dome a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vulcania (10.9 mi / 17.6 km)
  • Volcano Park of Lemptegy (11.3 mi / 18.1 km)
  • Super-Besse (20.2 mi / 32.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Puy-de-Dome

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Puy-de-Dome is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Puy de Dome (9.2 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Puy de Pariou (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Puy de Lemptégy (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • The Caves of Cornadore (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lac de Servieres (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Lac Chambon (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)

Transport options to and around Puy-de-Dome

The nearest airport is in Clermont-Ferrand (CFE-Clermont-Ferrand - Auvergne Intl.), located 4.5 mi (7.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Le Puy-en-Velay (LPY-Loudes), which is 54.2 mi (87.1 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Clermont-Ferrand Sarlieve-Cournon Station, Clermont-Ferrand Le Cendre-Orcet Station and Clermont-Ferrand-la-Part-Dieu Station are the main stations in the city.

Where to stay near Puy-de-Dôme?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,012 holiday rentals near Puy-de-Dôme. From 109 Cottages to 256 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Puy-de-Dôme for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Puy-de-Dôme?

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

  • Clermont-Ferrand: 143 holiday rentals
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: 623 holiday rentals
  • Ambert: 41 holiday rentals
  • Le Mont-Dore: 611 holiday rentals
  • Sauxillanges: 71 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Puy-de-Dôme! 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 Puy-de-Dôme?

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

  • Clermont-Ferrand: 143 holiday homes
  • Besse-et-Saint-Anastaise: 623 holiday homes
  • Ambert: 41 holiday homes
  • Le Mont-Dore: 611 holiday homes
  • Sauxillanges: 71 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Puy-de-Dôme?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Puy-de-Dôme are:

  • Auvergne Airport (CFE): 295 holiday houses
  • Loudes Airport (LPY): 145 holiday houses
  • Charmeil Airport (VHY): 156 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Puy-de-Dôme?

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

  • Aubiat (Station): 259 holiday rentals
  • Lac de Guery: 784 holiday rentals
  • Parc des Sports Marcel Michelin: 306 holiday rentals
  • Giat (Station): 161 holiday rentals
  • Chateau de Murol: 786 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Puy-de-Dôme 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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