Destination guide

Head to the historic city of Beaujolais

The area's wineries and history are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Beaujolais. Renowned for its golfing, spas and coffeehouses, this city welcomes all visitors. Musee d'Art Contemporain and Tete d'Or Park are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in Beaujolais

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Beaujolais a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Au Fil des Arbres (4.2 mi / 6.7 km)
  • Earl Frederic Trichard Winery (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
  • Espace Baignade Les Cascades (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Golf Club du Beaujolais (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Touro Parc (11.9 mi / 19.1 km)
  • Golf du Gouverneur (12.8 mi / 20.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Beaujolais

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

  • Tete d'Or Park (18.5 mi / 29.8 km)
  • Popy Park (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Lac des Sapins (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
  • Parc des Oiseaux (16.8 mi / 27 km)
  • Ile Barbe (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Esplanade de Fourviere (19 mi / 30.7 km)

Transportation options to and around Beaujolais

Fly into Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), the closest airport, located 28.1 mi (45.3 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Saint-Etienne (EBU-Saint-Etienne - Loire Intl.), which is 38.4 mi (61.7 km) away.

If you're traveling by train, Villefranche-sur-Saône Station, Saint-Georges-de-Reneins Station and Anse Station are the main stations in the area.

Where to stay around Beaujolais?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 971 holiday lettings near Beaujolais. From 153 Houses to 11 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Beaujolais for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Beaujolais?

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

  • Lyon Part-Dieu Station: 1,026 holiday homes
  • Loire Valley: 35,350 holiday homes
  • Massif Central: 11,668 holiday homes
  • Bourgogne-Franche-Comté: 2,721 holiday homes
  • Rhone-Alpes: 36,184 holiday homes

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

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

  • Romenay: 52 holiday lettings
  • Lyon: 996 holiday lettings
  • Thizy-les-Bourgs: 29 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Trivier-sur-Moignans: 47 holiday lettings
  • Bâgé-la-Ville: 62 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 Beaujolais?

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 Beaujolais are:

  • Saint Exupery Airport (LYS): 999 self catering accommodations
  • Charnay Airport (QNX): 194 self catering accommodations
  • Bron Airport (LYN): 1,023 self catering accommodations

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