Where to stay near Pays de la Loire?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 7,687 holiday rentals near Pays de la Loire. From 3,493 Houses to 2,362 Studios, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Pays de la Loire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Pays de la Loire?

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

  • Nantes: 387 holiday rentals
  • Saumur: 324 holiday rentals
  • Angers: 144 holiday rentals
  • Le Mans: 129 holiday rentals
  • Vendée: 3,988 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Pays de la Loire! 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 Pays de la Loire?

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

  • Nantes: 387 holiday homes
  • Saumur: 324 holiday homes
  • Angers: 144 holiday homes
  • Le Mans: 129 holiday homes
  • Longeville-sur-Mer: 1,083 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 Pays de la Loire?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Pays de la Loire are:

  • Saumur (XSU): 521 holiday houses
  • Île d'Yeu Airport (IDY): 925 holiday houses
  • La Baule (LBY): 2,244 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 Pays de la Loire?

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

  • La Baule Beach: 2,240 holiday rentals
  • Saumur Station: 533 holiday rentals
  • Angers Saint Laud Station: 242 holiday rentals
  • Voutré (Station): 121 holiday rentals
  • Saint-Fraimbault-de-Prieres Station: 155 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Pays de la Loire 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.

Finding the Perfect Holiday Home in Western Loire

The natural beauty of Western Loire is perhaps the best you’d ever come across. Not surprisingly, UNESCO has named it as a 'cultural landscape of exceptional beauty'. The region lies in the northwest coast of the country and is split into 5 departments. The diversity of terrain is perfect to forget the stresses of the everyday grind. From the wide open countryside, vineyards and scenic beaches, you’d have lots to explore. What’s more, the wide range of holiday rentals and villas would prove to be the perfect base to explore the natural beauty of this stunning destination!

Doing it All in Western Loire, France

The waters of the region would be a delight for anyone who loves the adventure comes along with it. Try sailing in Les Sables d'Olonne. And if you don’t mind the adventure, then sea kayaking would allow you to explore the Noirmoutier Island. The rivers of the inland are equally challenging. Canoeing up the rivers of Mayenne, Sarthe and Oudron is absolutely worth it. The wide expanse of lush greenery is best explored by foot, bike or even horseback. And if you want to cut down on exercise, then indulge in a relaxing game of golf. With as many as 18 golf courses to choose from, it’s never too far to find a golf course from your holiday villa. Families would enjoy a day at the theme park Puy du Fou Grand Parc. Chariot racing, falconry and mock Viking attacks on the fortress will truly keep you entertained. The 24 hour race at Le Mans is an absolute must for motorsport buffs.

Exploring Culture in Western Loire, France

A visit to the picturesque department of Maine-et-Loire will not fail to impress. From enchanting castles, beautiful abbeys and serene parks, you’d have much to see. And probably that’s what attracts 2.3 million holiday makers to this department. Walking and cycling are the top most activities to pursue in the lush green countryside. You’d also enjoy exploring the many tunnels of the troglodyte caves of the region. Culture enthusiasts would enjoy museum as well as art gallery hopping. Beach buffs should head to Vendee. With a long coastline, it’s perfect for quiet walks or even fishing. The department of Sarthe would be a treat for nature lovers. The deep forests, green farms and stunning limestone scenery are best explored by foot or bike!

Enjoying the Climate in Western Loire, France

The climate in the region is pleasant with summers reasonably warm. Winters record occasional rainfall.

Flying to Western Loire

You can fly directly to Nantes-Atlantique Airport (NTE) from a number of airports from the UK. Also, you can choose from a host of airways offering budget flights to the region.