Discover a selection of 7,000 holiday rentals in Charente-Maritime (department), FR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including private pool and pool. Prices start at £ 41 per night, and villas and cottages are popular options for a stay in Charente-Maritime (department). Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Charente-Maritime is ready to explore

Enjoy the history and other features of Charente-Maritime. This walkable city is known for its cafes, local tours and beaches. Local cultural sights include Musee du Nouveau Monde and Musee des Beaux-Arts. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, Vrbo has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Charente-Maritime

Are you looking for things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Charente-Maritime a fun place to get away to. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Golf Louis Rouyer-Guillet (3.7 mi / 5.9 km)
  • Hennessy Cognac Company (17.6 mi / 28.3 km)
  • Martell (17.7 mi / 28.5 km)
  • Remy Martin (17.9 mi / 28.7 km)
  • Cognac Meukow (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Camus (17.9 mi / 28.9 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Charente-Maritime

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 26°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Charente-Maritime

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Charente-Maritime. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royan Beach (20 mi / 32.2 km)
  • Saint-Georges-de-Didonne Beach (20.1 mi / 32.3 km)
  • Begonia Conservatory (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
  • Cognac Public Garden (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Francois Ier Park (17.9 mi / 28.8 km)
  • Planet Exotica (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Charente-Maritime

The nearest airport is in La Rochelle (LRH-La Rochelle - Ile de Re), located 36.9 mi (59.4 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Saintes Station, Taillebourg Station and Saint Savinien Station are the main stations that serve the city.

Can I find a vacation rental around Charente-Maritime (department)?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 7,014 vacation rentals near Charente-Maritime (department). From 370 villas to 316 cottages, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover the Charente-Maritime (department) area.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Charente-Maritime (department)?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Charente-Maritime (department). From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Medis: 1,449 vacation rentals
  • Le Bois-Plage-en-Re: 1,705 vacation rentals
  • LʼHoumeau: 2,055 vacation rentals
  • La Rochelle: 2,292 vacation rentals
  • Sainte-Marie-de-Re: 2,326 vacation rentals

And Vrbo UK offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Charente-Maritime (department)! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Charente-Maritime (department)?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Charente-Maritime (department):

  • Medis: 1,449 rentals
  • Le Bois-Plage-en-Re: 1,705 rentals
  • LʼHoumeau: 2,055 rentals
  • La Rochelle: 2,292 rentals
  • Sainte-Marie-de-Re: 2,326 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Charente-Maritime (department)?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Charente-Maritime (department) are:

  • Saintes (XST): 887 vacation rentals
  • La Rochelle (LRH-La Rochelle - Ile de Re): 3,935 vacation rentals
  • Royan (RYN-Medis): 2,442 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Charente-Maritime (department)?

Vrbo UK offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Charente-Maritime (department). From Vrbo UK travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Royan Golf: 2,534 rentals
  • Royan Station: 2,448 rentals
  • Royan La Palmyre Racecourse: 2,630 rentals
  • Fort Boyard: 3,799 rentals
  • University of La Rochelle: 3,899 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Charente-Maritime (department) listed on Vrbo UK where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

Explore destinations around Charente-Maritime (department)

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La Laigne
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