Destination guide

Explore the majestic setting in Savoie

Enjoy the history and other features of Savoie. Well known for its skiing, mountain views and sporting events, this romantic city won't disappoint. Meribel Ski Resort and Trois Vallees Ski Resort are just a couple of the must-sees. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Savoie

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Savoie a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Meribel Ski Resort (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Trois Vallees Ski Resort (10.1 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Val Thorens Ski Resort (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Telebourg Gondola (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Pierrafort Gondola (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Grand Domaine Ski Resort (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Savoie

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Savoie is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Col de la Madeleine (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Bellecote Glacier (16 mi / 25.8 km)
  • Bellecôte (16.5 mi / 26.5 km)
  • Pierre Tombante (17.4 mi / 27.9 km)
  • Mirande Lake (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Col du Telegraphe (19 mi / 30.6 km)

Transportation to and around Savoie

Fly into Geneva (GVA-Cointrin Intl.), the closest airport, located 54.4 mi (87.6 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, Petit-Coeur-la-Léchère Station, Aigueblanche Station and Moûtiers Salins Brides-les-Bains Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Where to stay around Savoie?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 19,025 holiday lettings near Savoie. From 2,583 Chalets to 826 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 Savoie is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Savoie?

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

  • La Toussuire: 240 holiday homes
  • St-Martin-de-Belleville: 6,695 holiday homes
  • Valloire: 4,479 holiday homes
  • Sainte-Foy-Tarentaise: 4,468 holiday homes
  • Val-d'Isère: 2,685 holiday homes

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

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

  • St-Martin-de-Belleville: 6,695 holiday lettings
  • Valloire: 4,479 holiday lettings
  • Sainte-Foy-Tarentaise: 4,468 holiday lettings
  • Val-d'Isère: 2,685 holiday lettings
  • Aix-les-Bains: 429 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 Savoie?

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 Savoie are:

  • Courchevel Airport (CVF): 9,711 self catering accommodations
  • Albertville (XAV-Aerodrome de Albertville): 3,254 self catering accommodations
  • Meribel Airport (MFX): 10,830 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 Savoie?

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

  • Montchavin: 9,312 holiday rentals
  • Savonnette 1 Ski Lift: 6,242 holiday rentals
  • Les Arcs 1950: 7,891 holiday rentals
  • La Tania Ski Resort: 10,768 holiday rentals
  • Les Arcs 1800: 8,322 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Savoie 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.

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