Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Besancon

The area's museums and monuments are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Besancon. This city's biking, university setting and archaeology draw many visitors. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

How to get there

Traveling to and around Besancon

The nearest airport is in Dole (DLE-Franche-Comte Regional), located 31.2 mi (50.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Besançon Mouillere Station or Besançon Viotte Station to see more of the city.

How many vacation rentals are available around Besançon?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 57 house rentals around Besançon. From 21 Condos/Apartments to 18 Houses, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Besançon is on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when travelling to Besançon?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Besançon. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Besancon Citadel: 95 home rentals
  • Besançon Viotte Station: 97 home rentals
  • Besançon Mouillere Station: 96 home rentals
  • Citadel of Besancon: 94 home rentals
  • Palais Granvelle: 95 home rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Besançon listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Besançon?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 21 Condos/Apartments in Besançon. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Besançon include:

  • Houses: 18 lodging choices
  • Bungalows: 6 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 6 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Besançon?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation homes with pool available in Besançon.