Destination guide

Why people love visiting historic Saint-Emilion

Come and experience Saint-Emilion and its wineries, history and monuments. Well known for its local tours, biking and spas, this romantic city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Saint-Emilion

Are you searching for top things to see and do while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Saint-Emilion a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Château Guadet (0.8 mi / 1.3 km)
  • Chateau Ausone (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Château La Dominique (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Chateau Mauvezin (1.9 mi / 3 km)
  • Chateau Brun (1.9 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Chateau du Tailhas (2.1 mi / 3.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Saint-Emilion

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Saint-Emilion is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lac de Gurson (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Les Jardins de Sardy (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
Transport

How to get to and around Saint-Emilion

The nearest airport is in Bordeaux (BOD-Merignac), located 26 mi (41.9 km) from the city center.

If you'd prefer to travel by train, the main station is Saint-Emilion Station.

Where to stay around St-Émilion?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 290 holiday lettings near St-Émilion. From 124 Houses to 24 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near St-Émilion 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 St-Émilion?

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

  • Le Donjon du Roy: 720 holiday lettings
  • Underground Pottery Museum: 724 holiday lettings
  • Collegiate Church of Saint-Emillion: 721 holiday lettings
  • Gate of Cadene: 727 holiday lettings
  • Cordeliers Cloister: 721 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around St-Émilion 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 St-Émilion?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 124 Houses in St-Émilion. Our other popular types of St-Émilion holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 51 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 St-Émilion?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 172 holiday homes with pool available in St-Émilion. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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