Destination guide

Take in the natural beauty of Gex

The parks and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Gex. This welcoming city has many special qualities. Palexpo and United Nations European Headquarters are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Sightseeing in and around Gex

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Gex a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Domaine de Divonne Golf Club (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Divonne-les-Bains Nautical Center (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Golf of l'Hippodrome (4.9 mi / 7.9 km)
  • Forest Land (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Monts Jura (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Serves Golf Club (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Gex

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Gex. These are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Col de la Faucille (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Lake Divonne (5 mi / 8.1 km)
  • Parc Animalier Pierre Challandes (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
  • National Nature Reserve of High Jura Mountain (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Alpine Garden (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Trembley Park (9.7 mi / 15.5 km)

How to get to and around Gex

The nearest airport is in Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), located 8.6 mi (13.8 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Gex?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 233 holiday lettings near Gex. From 27 Houses to 129 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gex is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Gex:

  • Les Philosophes: 18 holiday homes
  • Cologny: 65 holiday homes
  • La Cure: 24 holiday homes
  • Pâquis-Nations: 20 holiday homes
  • Servette - Petit-Saconnex: 19 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

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

  • Col de la Faucille: 483 holiday lettings
  • Tourist Office of Gex - La Faucille: 432 holiday lettings
  • Baur Foundation, Museum of Far Eastern Art: 73 holiday lettings
  • Jura Mountains Regional Natural Park: 426 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Julien-en-Genevois Station: 1,109 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 27 Houses in Gex. Our other popular types of Gex holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 129 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 17 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 17 self catering accommodations

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 Gex?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 42 holiday homes with pool available in Gex. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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