Destination guide

Historic Maine-et-Loire will entice you

Take a vacation to Maine-et-Loire and enjoy the area's museums, history and monuments. This city's restaurants, wineries and golfing draw many visitors. Local cultural sights include Musee des Beaux-Arts and Musee Jean Lurat et de la Tapisserie Contemporaine. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Maine-et-Loire

Are you hoping to find things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Maine-et-Loire a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Maison du Vin de l'Anjou (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Terra Botanica (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Anjou Golf and Country Club (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Bioparc de Doué la Fontaine (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)
  • Langlois-Chateau (22.9 mi / 36.8 km)
  • Bouvet Ladubay (23.3 mi / 37.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Maine-et-Loire

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Maine-et-Loire is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Terra Botanica (7.4 mi / 11.9 km)
  • Parc de Beaupreau (23.7 mi / 38.1 km)
  • Parc de Moine (27.4 mi / 44.1 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Maine-et-Loire

The nearest airport is in Angers (ANE-Angers - Loire), located 16.6 mi (26.8 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could also fly into Nantes (NTE-Nantes - Atlantique), which is 51.1 mi (82.3 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Savennieres-Behuard Station, Angers Saint Laud Station and Angers-Maitre-Ecole Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Maine-et-Loire?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 960 holiday lettings near Maine-et-Loire. From 403 Houses to 202 Bungalows, 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 Maine-et-Loire is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Maine-et-Loire?

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

  • Saumur: 349 holiday homes
  • Bécon-les-Granits: 96 holiday homes
  • Vernantes: 216 holiday homes
  • Doué-la-Fontaine: 170 holiday homes
  • La Pouëze: 35 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Maine-et-Loire! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Maine-et-Loire?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Maine-et-Loire with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Saumur: 349 holiday lettings
  • Bécon-les-Granits: 96 holiday lettings
  • Vernantes: 216 holiday lettings
  • Doué-la-Fontaine: 170 holiday lettings
  • La Pouëze: 35 holiday lettings

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 Maine-et-Loire?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of self catering accommodations near to airports. Airports with a large selection of self catering accommodations in Maine-et-Loire are:

  • Saumur (XSU): 536 self catering accommodations
  • Le Pontreau Airport (CET): 136 self catering accommodations
  • Angers-Loire Airport (ANE): 267 self catering accommodations

For other airports, 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 in Maine-et-Loire?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Maine-et-Loire. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Angers Saint Laud Station: 264 holiday rentals
  • Church of Saint-Martin-du-Bois: 155 holiday rentals
  • Church of Combree: 77 holiday rentals
  • Chateau d'Angers: 264 holiday rentals
  • Vivy Station: 551 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Maine-et-Loire 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 accommodations.

Explore destinations around Maine-et-Loire

Saumur
349 holiday rentals
Bécon-les-Granits
96 holiday rentals
Vernantes
216 holiday rentals
Doué-la-Fontaine
170 holiday rentals
La Pouëze
35 holiday rentals
Armaillé
19 holiday rentals
Grugé-l'Hôpital
24 holiday rentals
Brissac-Quincé
159 holiday rentals
Artannes-sur-Thouet
225 holiday rentals
Soucelles
96 holiday rentals
Marigné
75 holiday rentals
Chemillé-En-Anjou
100 holiday rentals
Noyant-Villages
203 holiday rentals
Baugé-en-Anjou
137 holiday rentals
Segré-En-Anjou Bleu
68 holiday rentals
Beaupréau-En-Mauges
64 holiday rentals
Sèvremoine
97 holiday rentals
Ombrée-D'Anjou
38 holiday rentals
Montrevault
50 holiday rentals
Mauges-sur-Loire
54 holiday rentals