Destination guide

Historic Versailles will entice you

Enjoy the area's history, museums and cathedral and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Versailles. This romantic city is known for its gardens, local tours and cafés. Palace of Versailles and Eiffel Tower are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Versailles

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Versailles a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Golf de la Boulie (1.5 mi / 2.5 km)
  • Saint-Marc Golf Club (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Villacoublay Golf Club (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • National Nature Reserve of Saint-Quentin-en-Yvelines (5.4 mi / 8.7 km)
  • Golf Blue Green Saint-Aubin (6.1 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Auteuil Racecourse (6.6 mi / 10.7 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the gardens and other natural features in Versailles

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Versailles is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Champ de Mars (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Parc Monceau (9.8 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Luxembourg Gardens (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Parc des Buttes Chaumont (12.7 mi / 20.5 km)
  • Parc de St-Cloud (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)

How to get to and around Versailles

The nearest airport is in Paris (ORY-Orly), located 12 mi (19.3 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you could book a flight to Paris (CDG-Roissy-Charles de Gaulle), which is 24.4 mi (39.3 km) away.

If you prefer to travel by train, Versailles-Chantiers Station, Versailles-Rive-Droite Station and Versailles Montreuil Station are the main stations that serve the city. Consider catching a ride on the metro at Versailles Château Rive Gauche RER Station or Versailles Porchefontaine Station and easily see more of the city.

Where to stay around Versailles?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,536 holiday lettings near Versailles. From 2,947 Condos/Apartments to 266 Houses, 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 Versailles is on HomeAway.

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

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 Versailles:

  • Odéon: 725 holiday homes
  • Jardin des Plantes: 498 holiday homes
  • Faubourg-du-Roule: 1,826 holiday homes
  • 6th Arrondissement: 1,114 holiday homes
  • Le Marais: 1,459 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 Versailles?

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

  • Palace of Versailles: 5,845 holiday lettings
  • Gardens of Versailles: 5,802 holiday lettings
  • Versailles (XVE-Versailles-Chateau Train Station): 5,826 holiday lettings
  • Saint-Cyr-l'Ecole Station: 5,714 holiday lettings
  • Versailles Château Rive Gauche RER Station: 5,813 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Versailles 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 Condos/Apartments in Versailles?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2,947 Condos/Apartments in Versailles. Our other popular types of Versailles holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 266 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 14 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 11 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 Versailles?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 111 holiday homes with pool available in Versailles. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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