Destination guide

Take in the lush beauty of Leon

Enjoy the churches and other features of Leon. This city's windsurfing, surfing and camping draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Leon

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Leon a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Moliets Golf Course (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Golf of Hossegor (14.9 mi / 24 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Leon

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Leon is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake of Leon (3.6 mi / 5.8 km)
  • Courant d'Huchet Nature Reserve (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Lac Marin (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Seignosse Beach (14.1 mi / 22.6 km)
  • Lac d'Hossegor (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Hossegor Beach (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Leon

Fly into Biarritz (BIQ-Pays Basque), the closest airport, located 29.1 mi (46.9 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Léon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,327 holiday rentals near Léon. From 659 Houses to 213 Villas, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Léon for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Courant d'Huchet Nature Reserve: 2,971 holiday rentals
  • Lake of Leon: 3,000 holiday rentals
  • House of the Airial: 1,137 holiday rentals
  • Ondres Beach: 6,654 holiday rentals
  • Sporting Casino: 5,641 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 659 Houses in Léon. Our other popular types of Léon holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 213 holiday houses
  • Chalets: 32 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 23 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Léon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 789 holiday homes with pool available in Léon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.