Where to stay near Jura?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 473 holiday rentals near Jura. From 144 apartments to 99 chalets, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Jura for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Jura?

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

  • Les Rousses: 223 holiday rentals
  • Dole: 21 holiday rentals
  • Arbois: 75 holiday rentals
  • Saint-Claude: 265 holiday rentals
  • Ounans: 48 holiday rentals

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Jura! 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 Jura?

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

  • Les Rousses: 223 holiday homes
  • Dole: 21 holiday homes
  • Arbois: 75 holiday homes
  • Saint-Claude: 265 holiday homes
  • Ounans: 48 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 Jura?

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

  • Tavaux Airport (DLE): 79 holiday houses
  • Besancon (QBQ-La Veze): 70 holiday houses
  • Bellegarde (XBF-Aerodrome de Bellegarde): 173 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 Jura?

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

  • Ranchot Station: 99 holiday rentals
  • Lavans-St-Lupicin (Station): 347 holiday rentals
  • Dole Station: 62 holiday rentals
  • Orchamps (Jura) (Station): 84 holiday rentals
  • Champagnole Vers-en-Montagne Station: 256 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Jura 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.

Enjoying Scenic Views from a Holiday Home in Jura, France

There’s something for any kind of holiday maker in the Jura region. Probably, that’s what would make you come back again and again. From dense forest covers, awe-inspiring mountains, captivating lakes and dramatic valleys, you’d have a range of natural beauty to appreciate. The diversity of activities makes it perfect to visit the region in absolutely any season. But probably the best part of your holiday would be the stunning views you would get to enjoy from the comfort of your Jura holiday chalet or rental house!

Enjoying the Perfect Holiday in Jura, France

Take a walk, hop on a bike or simply sit back and relax. Whatever you choose you’re sure to enjoy it! Summer is perfect to go on a wine tasting tour of the wineries. Your newly acquired knowledge will surely come handy when you entertain friends back home. The valleys, lakes and imposing mountains will give you countless ways to explore them in any season. And while you’re there, try your luck in fishing and who knows you might get to try that local recipe you just learnt. Winter is best enjoyed in the ski slopes.

Exploring Culture in Jura, France

Once you’ve explored adventure, you could try discovering the local culture of the region. The small towns are the best way to start your cultural exploration. A visit to the thermal spa in Lons-le-Saunier is perfect to relax your tired body after the outdoor activities you’ve tried. And once you’ve replenished your energy, you’d have lots to learn. From museums of archaeology, there’s so much to explore. If you head further north of the region you would come across the fascinating city of Dole. Dole is a treat for anyone who appreciates culture. From the Eglise Notre-Dame to the fine art museum, you’d be far from disappointed. A visit to the Baume-les-Messieurs waterfall is an absolute must. This 10 m waterfall is truly beautiful and so are the caves you’d find around it. A trip to the Vouglans Lake is surely rewarding especially with the spectacular valley and forest views that come along with it.

Enjoying the Climate in Jura, France

The warm summers with a temperature of 26 degrees Celsius are perfect to enjoy the range outdoor activities. However, there may be an occasional rain. The cold winters with about 8 months of snow is the perfect setting for any skier.

Getting to Jura, France

There are two ways to reach Jura. You could either take a flight to Lyon Airport or take the Eurostar to Dijon. To reach your Jura holiday rental you could hire a car from Lyon Airport and Dijon station respectively. Lyon Airport is roughly 180 km from Jura while Dijon station is 95 km from Jura.

Activities and attractions in Jura

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Jura a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rochat Golf Club (24.6 mi / 39.5 km)
  • Mont Saint-Jean Golf Club (24.7 mi / 39.7 km)
  • Golf de Saint-Claude (26.6 mi / 42.8 km)
  • Joux Valley Sports Center (26.7 mi / 42.9 km)

Exploring the natural landscape of Jura

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Jura is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lac de Chalain (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Hedgehog Waterfalls (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Grand Lac (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
  • Foret de la Joux (12.9 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Lac du Bonlieu (13 mi / 20.8 km)
  • Lac de Vouglans (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)