Find the best place to stay — Savoie

Where to stay near Savoie?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 10,954 holiday rentals near Savoie. From 8,736 apartments to 1,212 chalets, find unique holiday house for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Savoie for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Savoie?

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

  • Val-d'Isère: 2,015 holiday rentals
  • Tignes: 4,001 holiday rentals
  • Courchevel 1850: 8,528 holiday rentals
  • Val Thorens: 3,445 holiday rentals
  • Méribel: 8,493 holiday rentals

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

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

  • Val-d'Isère: 2,015 holiday homes
  • Tignes: 4,001 holiday homes
  • Chambéry: 304 holiday homes
  • Aix-les-Bains: 309 holiday homes
  • Courchevel: 4,880 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 Savoie?

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

  • Courchevel Airport (CVF): 8,533 holiday houses
  • Albertville (XAV-Aerodrome de Albertville): 3,306 holiday houses
  • Aix Les Bains Airport (CMF): 532 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 Savoie?

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

  • Courchevel 1850: 8,528 holiday rentals
  • Méribel: 8,493 holiday rentals
  • Courchevel 1650: 8,525 holiday rentals
  • Val Thorens Ski Resort: 6,380 holiday rentals
  • Méribel Centre: 8,495 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Savoie 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 Rest in a Savoie Holiday Home in France

Whether you’re visiting in summer or winter, you will always have something to do in Savoie. The French Savoie Alps are perfect to try out a host of winter sports. The warm summers are ideal to explore the lush greenery and varied terrain. And your holiday villa will be the perfect place to get a good night’s rest after all the rigorous adventure of the day.

Enjoying the Perfect Holiday in Savoie, France

Whatever you choose to do in Savoie, you’re surely going to enjoy it. In winters, the ski resorts are always abuzz with hordes of holiday makers who want to enjoy a plethora of winter sports. The best time to visit for a skiing holiday would be between mid-December and late may. The 1,000 snow cannons would ensure that you don’t have to depend on the weather to enjoy a good skiing holiday. From downhill skiing, cross country skiing, snowboarding to even bobsleighing, make the most of all the action up on offer. The cafes and health spas that dot the ski resorts are perfect to rest or enjoy the stunning views. Shoppers can indulge in retail therapy while those who want to taste the local cuisine would have many restaurants to choose from. Should you be visiting in summer, your holiday would be an equally enjoyable experience with so many outdoor activities to pursue. From quiets walks to the more rigorous mountain biking, you’d be spoilt for choice. Climbing and paragliding are some other offbeat adventure sports to try out. And the countless festivals would be perfect to join in the revelry as well as experience the fascinating local culture.

Exploring the ski resorts in Savoie

The delightful village of La Plagne is a good base to access the 10 ski resorts in Savoie. From bobsleighing, night skiing to artificial ice-climbing, there are many offbeat sports to try. The youth clubs ensure that entertainment is never too far away. With the combined 420 km of piste, 158 km of cross country skiing tracks and the added features of Les Arc’s five snow parks, 3 boardercross tracks and the half-pipe, the resorts of La Plagne and Les Arc have been rightly nicknamed as 'Paradiski'. A visit to the largest ski resort in the world, the Three Valleys is simply worth it! The 600 km of piste in the region and 560 snow cannons in Corcheval and Meribel will ensure you of plenty of opportunities of putting your skiing to the test. The twin resorts of Val d'Isere and Tignes are both equally fantastic ski-resorts to try out. Beginners can also enjoy the frosted hills of Tignes as there are 5 free beginner lifts as well as 7 ski schools. If you’re into ice-driving or snow-mobiling, then head to Val d'Isere.

Enjoying the Climate in Savoie

Summers are warm with temperatures reaching 21 degrees Celsius. Winters are quite cold with temperatures dipping to 0 degrees Celsius but are perfect to enjoy skiing, heli-skiing and snow-mobiling.

Flying to Savoie

It couldn’t get any easier reaching your chosen ski resort with the Chambery Airport (CDG), Lyon and Geneva Airport all within 3 -3.5 hours from it. What’s more, you can try Flybe to avail of affordable flights flying to the destination.

Attractions in and around Savoie

First time in Savoie and looking for places to see? Local attractions include Vanoise Express Cable Car and Centre Aquasportif. Don't miss landmarks such as Carre Curial, Elephants Fountain and Chateau de Chambery. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Chartreuse National Park, Ecrins National Park and Col de la Madeleine. Winter enthusiasts will find Meribel Ski Resort, Trois Vallees Ski Resort and Val Thorens Ski Resort in the city. While in town, your visit can also include popular attractions such as Abbaye d'Hautecombe.