Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Lens

Enjoy the museums and other features of Lens. Renowned for its skiing, golfing and local tours, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Lens

Do you want to find attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Lens a fun place to get away. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf Club Crans-sur-Sierre (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Montana - Cry d'Er Gondola (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Happyland Amusement Park (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Violettes Express Gondola (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Les Rousses-Le Bate Ski Lift (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Pas de Maimbre (3 mi / 4.9 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lens

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Lens is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • St.Leonard Underground Lake (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • Geronde Lake (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Derborence Lake (11.5 mi / 18.6 km)
  • Moiry Lake (12.1 mi / 19.5 km)
  • Peak Walk (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Hohi Wispile (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)

Traveling to and around Lens

The nearest airport is in Sion (SIR), located 7.8 mi (12.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Lens?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,057 holiday lettings near Lens. From 139 Houses to 1,579 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 Lens is on HomeAway.

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

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 Lens:

  • Verbier: 271 holiday homes
  • Ovronnaz: 136 holiday homes
  • La Tzoumaz: 291 holiday homes
  • Gstaad: 106 holiday homes
  • Saanenmöser: 22 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 Lens?

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

  • Merignou Ski Lift: 3,319 holiday lettings
  • Crans-Cry d'Er Gondola: 3,606 holiday lettings
  • Golf Club Crans-sur-Sierre: 3,603 holiday lettings
  • Bellalui 2 Ski Lift: 3,316 holiday lettings
  • Pas du Loupe Ski Lift: 3,231 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 139 Houses in Lens. Our other popular types of Lens holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 1,579 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 self catering accommodations
  • Chalets: 317 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lens?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 239 holiday homes with pool available in Lens. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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