Discover a selection of 4,000 vacation rentals in Arcachon, FR that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $52 per night, and houses and villas are popular options for a stay in Arcachon. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Arcachon is ready to explore

The beaches and parks provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Arcachon. Well known for its casino gaming, spas and coffeehouses, this trendy city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Things to do

Activities and attractions in and around Arcachon

Are you hoping to discover attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Arcachon a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Thalazur Thalassotherapie Arcachon (1.3 mi / 2 km)
  • Parc de la Coccinelle (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Aqualand Bassin d'Arcachon (4.6 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Zooland Park (5.6 mi / 9 km)
  • AquaPark (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Biscarrosse Golf (14.9 mi / 24 km)

Seasonal weather averages in Arcachon

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your vacation, July, August, September and June are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 66°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Arcachon

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Arcachon is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Arcachon Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Arcachon Bay (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Cap Ferret Beach (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Dune of Pilat (5.4 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Taussat-les-Bains Beach (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Biscarrosse Beach (18.7 mi / 30 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Arcachon

The nearest airport is in Merignac Airport (BOD), located 26.3 mi (42.3 km) from the city center.

If you're traveling by train, you can make your way to Arcachon Station.

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Arcachon?

The heart wants what it wants, and right now that's a vacation. It's time to pack your suitcase and take off to one of these top vacation rentals in or near Arcachon:

  • Around 1 mile from the center of Arcachon, you'll find it hard to resist "Apartment/ Flat - Arcachon - default-unit". It has 2 bedrooms and handy features including games and optional golf privileges.
  • Another great option is "Arcachon Beautiful 12m2 Terrace With Harbour View And Beach Classified 3", which is around 1 mile from Arcachon. Featuring 1 bedroom, a bicycle and a nearby hospital, it has everything you need to keep you content and comfortable.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Arcachon vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Arcachon?

Nothing's better than a quick break to recharge your batteries. Pack your carry-on bag and take five at one of these appealing weekend getaways in and near Arcachon:

  • Get away from it all at "Villa La Conche View Over Garden", which is around 4 miles to the northwest of Arcachon. There's lots of nature and adventure to keep you on the go here. Go cycling and golf or simply delight in the sights of Gujan-Mestras Golf Club and Plage des Abatilles.
  • Alternatively, find your home away from home at "Apartment Arcachon In 1st Line Facing The Sea". Stay in and enjoy its creature comforts, or be adventurous and try fishing and mountain biking. When you're ready to explore more of the area, organize a visit to Arcachon Golf Club and Plage de la Vigne. This terrific vacation rental is around 0.1 miles northeast of Arcachon.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Arcachon?

Studio apartments may be small, but they pack a mighty punch when it comes to convenience and location. Unpack your bags at one of these welcoming studio apartments in and around Arcachon:

  • One of our favorite picks is "Arcachon Beautiful 12m2 Terrace With Harbour View And Beach Classified 3". Book a few nights or longer at this popular apartment and you'll have access to winery tours and a beach view.
  • Another great rental is "Arcachon Front De Mer T2 Hypercentre 4 Pers 55 M2". Don't be fooled by its compact size — this comfy apartment is loaded with handy amenities like coffee and tea making facilities, an iron and ironing board and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Arcachon?

Whether you're after a cozy cabin or a house to fit the whole family, you'll find the ideal place on Vrbo. Enjoy some downtime at one of these retreats in or near Arcachon:

  • For a memorable few nights away, you can't go wrong with "Arcachon Front De Mer T2 Hypercentre 4 Pers 55 M2". It's nice and close to the center of Arcachon, along with plenty of things to see and do.
  • "Apartment Arcachon, 2 Bedrooms" is also ideally located. Settle in here and find out why guests rate this property as one of their favorites.

What are the best romantic weekend getaways in or near Arcachon?

Whether spent in a cabin, a cottage or a treehouse, a romantic weekend getaway is one of the best ways to add some zing to your relationship. Whisk your sweetie away for a few days at one of these top escapes in or near Arcachon:

  • Sneak off on Friday for a couple of nights of passion at "Apartment/ Flat - Arcachon - default-unit". Around 1 mile from Arcachon, this place comes with plenty of nice touches, including winery tours and a nearby bay.
  • Otherwise, spend a few magical days sipping on bubbly and canoodling at "Arcachon Beautiful 12m2 Terrace With Harbour View And Beach Classified 3", around 1 mile from Arcachon. Winery tours and a nearby bay will help set the scene for romance.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Arcachon?

Big groups mean a whole lot of fun. They also mean finding someplace that'll comfortably fit your whole crew. Browse our large group vacation rentals in or around Arcachon and get everyone together under one roof:

  • A great range of amenities including a garden and a kitchen make "Rent Large Renovated Villa, Arcachon - Abatilles" a top pick for groups. This sprawling getaway has 4 bedrooms and accommodates up to 12 guests. From Arcachon's center, it's around 1 mile away to the southwest.
  • Invite as many as 12 of your best friends to "Charming Wooden New Villa For 12 Of 250 M2" and fill the place with love and laughter. This top option has 7 bedrooms and is around 2 miles to the southwest of Arcachon. It's crammed with features to keep your large group comfortable and content, such as mountain views and a kitchen.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Arcachon?

Nothing says fun and frivolity like a pool. Dig out your inflatable swan and browse these rental houses in or near Arcachon that feature this vacation must-have:

  • Round up your crew and enjoy a memorable break at "2 Br, 1 Bath House - - On Weiss Lake". There's a lot to love about this retreat besides its pool, such as childrens activities and a DVD player.
  • "Villa L Abri - Two Bedroom House" is the kind of place you go to get away from everything and make the most of your surroundings, starting with its inviting pool. A barbecue grill and a pool table are also on hand to make your stay nice and comfy.

Not sure what to pack for your Arcachon escape? This popular destination has an oceanic climate. In the summertime, expect average temperatures ranging from 65 ºF to 75 ºF. Scroll through our range of Arcachon vacation rentals by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to get more inspiration on where to stay.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Arcachon?

You love your family dearly, but that doesn't mean you should squish together like sardines on your getaway. Play it safe and book a large family vacation rental in or around Arcachon where you can stretch out and relax:

  • Located about 4 miles to the northwest of Arcachon, "2 Br, 1 Bath House - - On Weiss Lake" sleeps up to 8 people over 3 bedrooms. As well as lots of space to sprawl out, amenities include a nearby laundromat and a nearby bay.
  • "Une Sieste à L'ombre Des Palmiers" is another excellent option with 3 bedrooms accommodating up to 7 guests. Offering a range of conveniences like a video library and nearby birdwatching activities, you'll find this rental property 1 mile to the southwest of Arcachon.

What are the best large houses to rent with indoor pools in or near Arcachon?

Take a dip anytime you want when you choose one of our large rental houses with an indoor pool. Dust off your swimsuit and check out these escapes in or near Arcachon that come with this fancy perk:

  • Book a few nights at "Camping La Kilienne - Family Friendly" and spend lazy days poolside. This sprawling retreat has 3 bedrooms sleeping up to 8 guests along with many other amenities. A garden and a kitchen are among them.
  • In addition to its swish indoor pool, "In The Dunes, Very Central And Calm In Cap Ferret" features a garden and a nearby waterfront. It has 3 bedrooms that can accommodate up to 8 guests, so you can bring your entire crew along.

Want to see our full range of options? Find your ideal stay by using the search bar at the top of the page. Simply adjust the filters to find the Arcachon vacation rental that's perfect for you.

Are there one-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Arcachon?

Often located in sought-after positions due to their smaller footprint, a one-bedroom vacation rental is a great choice for one or two travelers. Check out our range in or near Arcachon:

  • Book "Arcachon Beautiful 12m2 Terrace With Harbour View And Beach Classified 3" for a weekend or longer. This one-bedroom vacation rental comes with an ocean view and a beach view and is not far from all the action of the center.
  • "1 Bedroom Suite At The Sea Garden By Vidanta" is another comfy one-bedroom escape also not far from the center. When you're not out and about seeing your surroundings, enjoy a swimming pool, a kitchen and more.