Destination guide

The captivating city of Villefranche-sur-Saone awaits you

The area's entertainment and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Villefranche-sur-Saone. This walkable and welcoming city is known for its restaurants, bars and skiing. 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

Activities and attractions in Villefranche-sur-Saone

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Villefranche-sur-Saone a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Espace Baignade Les Cascades (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Golf Club du Beaujolais (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Au Fil des Arbres (6.8 mi / 10.9 km)
  • Earl Frederic Trichard Winery (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Golf du Gouverneur (10.4 mi / 16.8 km)
  • Lyon Salvagny Golf Club (11.6 mi / 18.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Villefranche-sur-Saone

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Villefranche-sur-Saone is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Tete d'Or Park (15.9 mi / 25.5 km)
  • Popy Park (8.2 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Ile Barbe (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Parc des Oiseaux (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)
  • Esplanade de Fourviere (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Grand parc de Miribel-Jonage (17.5 mi / 28.1 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Villefranche-sur-Saone

The nearest airport is in Lyon (LYS-Saint-Exupery), located 25.3 mi (40.7 km) from the city center. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could book a flight to Grenoble (GNB-Grenoble - Isere), which is 52.6 mi (84.7 km) away.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Villefranche-sur-Saône Station.

Where to stay around Villefranche-sur-Saone?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 76 holiday lettings near Villefranche-sur-Saone. From 10 Cottages to 35 Houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Villefranche-sur-Saone area.

Can I rent Cottages in Villefranche-sur-Saone?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 10 Cottages in Villefranche-sur-Saone. Our other popular types of Villefranche-sur-Saone holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 35 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 10 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 9 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Villefranche-sur-Saone?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 45 holiday homes with pool available in Villefranche-sur-Saone. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.