Destination guide

The historic city of Amboise awaits you

Enjoy the area's temples, history and monuments and make a vacation rental your home during your stay in Amboise. Renowned for its local tours, cafés and gardens, this city welcomes all visitors. Parc des Expositions de Tours and Tours Cathedral are just a couple of the must-sees in the area. A vacation rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Amboise

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Amboise a fun place to get away. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mini-Chateaux Park (1.8 mi / 2.8 km)
  • Grand Aquarium of Touraine (3.7 mi / 6 km)
  • Domaine Sylvain Gaudron (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Caves du Pere Auguste (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Chateau de Nitray (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • La Reserve de Beaumarchais (7.6 mi / 12.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Amboise

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Amboise. These are some of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Pagoda of Chanteloup (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Botanical Garden (14.9 mi / 24 km)
Transport

Transportation to and around Amboise

The nearest airport is in Tours (TUF-Tours - Loire Valley), located 12.4 mi (20 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, the main station serving the city is Amboise Station.

Where to stay around Amboise?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 466 holiday lettings near Amboise. From 242 Houses to 97 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 Amboise is on HomeAway.

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

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 Amboise:

  • Tours City Centre: 120 holiday homes
  • Old Town: 114 holiday homes
  • La Fuye-Velpeau: 85 holiday homes
  • Cathédrale: 92 holiday homes
  • Nationale: 94 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 Amboise?

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

  • Pagoda of Chanteloup: 940 holiday lettings
  • Mini-Chateaux Park: 977 holiday lettings
  • Château-Gaillard: 916 holiday lettings
  • Amboise Station: 911 holiday lettings
  • Clos Lucé Castle: 916 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Amboise 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 Amboise?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 242 Houses in Amboise. Our other popular types of Amboise holiday rentals include:

  • Bungalows: 97 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 97 self catering accommodations
  • Condos/Apartments: 53 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Amboise?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 100 holiday homes with pool available in Amboise. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.