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Delight in the beachside landscape of Nice

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Nice. This city's beaches, shopping and restaurants attract many visitors, and its romantic and walkable location add to the charm. Nice Theatre, Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art and Marc Chagall National Museum are a few of the top cultural sights. If you're looking for accommodations with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Activities and attractions in and around Nice

Are you hoping to find attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Nice a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Marineland Antibes (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Monaco Heliport (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Monte Carlo Formula 1 Track (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Monte Carlo Golf Club (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Antibes Land (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Biot Golf Club (9.9 mi / 16 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Nice

If you're planning a vacation around the weather, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 80°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Nice

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Nice. These are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Castle Park (0.6 mi / 1 km)
  • Exotic Garden (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Juan-les-Pins Beach (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
  • Albert 1st Gardens (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Opéra Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Castle Hill (0.5 mi / 0.8 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Nice

The nearest airport is in Nice (NCE-Cote d'Azur), located 3.5 mi (5.7 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Nice City Station, Nice-Riquier Station and Nice-St-Roch Station are the main stations in the city. You can see more of Nice by catching a ride on the metro at Massena Tramway Station, Opera - Vieille Ville Tram Station or Cathedral - Vieille Ville Tram Station.

How many vacation rentals are available around Nice?

Our 2020 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 7,487 house rentals around Nice. From 5,036 Condos/Apartments to 938 Villas, 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 Nice is on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're travelling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Nice:

  • Old Town: 843 vacation rentals
  • Carre d'Or: 1,154 vacation rentals
  • Jean-Médecin: 1,087 vacation rentals
  • Les Baumettes: 1,007 vacation rentals
  • Port of Nice: 1,589 vacation rentals

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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

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

  • Nice Acropolis Convention and Exhibition Center: 12,744 home rentals
  • Nice-Riquier Station: 12,659 home rentals
  • Quai des Etats Unis: 12,807 home rentals
  • Allianz Riviera: 13,754 home rentals
  • Nice Cathedral: 12,799 home rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 5,036 Condos/Apartments in Nice. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Nice include:

  • Villas: 938 lodging choices
  • Houses: 922 lodging choices
  • Cottages: 40 lodging choices

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Nice?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 2,601 vacation homes with pool available in Nice.

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