Destination guide

Head to the rustic city of Nimes

Come and experience Nimes and its temples, monuments and history. Travellers appreciate the cheese shops in this trendy city. Local cultural sights include Old Nimes Museum and Archaeology Museum. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Nimes

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Nimes has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Vacquerolles Golf Club (2.9 mi / 4.7 km)
  • Nimes-Campagne Golf Club (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Uzes Golf (10.8 mi / 17.3 km)
  • Mas des Tourelles (11.8 mi / 19 km)
  • Roc de Massereau Adventure Park (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Moulin a Huile Paradis (15.2 mi / 24.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Nimes

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Nimes is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Fountain Gardens (0.4 mi / 0.6 km)
  • Le Jardin Des Oules (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Centre de Decouverte du Scamandre (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Alpilles (27.2 mi / 43.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Nimes

Fly into Nimes (FNI-Garons), the closest airport, located 6.1 mi (9.9 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Montpellier (MPL-Montpellier - Mediterranean), which is 26.8 mi (43.1 km) away.

If you'd rather travel by train, make your way to Nîmes Station or Nimes St-Cesaire Station to see more of the city.

Where to stay near Nîmes?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,798 holiday rentals near Nîmes. From 872 Houses to 315 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Nîmes for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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 Nîmes:

  • Route d'Arles: 91 holiday homes
  • Garrigues: 101 holiday homes
  • Costières: 101 holiday homes
  • Quartier des Espesses: 159 holiday homes
  • Grézan: 46 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 Nîmes?

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

  • Nimes (ZYN-Nimes SNCF Train Station): 2,844 holiday rentals
  • Nîmes Museum of Natural History and Prehistory: 2,843 holiday rentals
  • Magne Tower: 2,740 holiday rentals
  • Herbes Square: 2,839 holiday rentals
  • St-Césaire (Station): 2,836 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 872 Houses in Nîmes. Our other popular types of Nîmes holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 315 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 319 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 138 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Nîmes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 1,210 holiday homes with pool available in Nîmes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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