Holiday Homes & Rentals in Carcassonne

Holiday Homes & Rentals in Carcassonne

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Holiday Homes & Rentals in Carcassonne

Holiday rental for 2 people in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 2 people
1 bedroom
4.8
(20 reviews)
from €53 / night
Holiday rental for 4 people, with terrace, with pets in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 4 people, with terrace, with pets
2 bedrooms
3.8
(21 reviews)
from €353 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday rental for 2 people, with view in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 2 people, with view
1 bedroom
3.6
(1304 reviews)
from €45 / night
Country house for 4 people, with pool and garden in Carcassonne
Country house for 4 people, with pool and garden
2 bedrooms
4.9
(21 reviews)
from €66 / night

Popular Holiday Homes & Rentals in Carcassonne

Country house for 2 people, with terrace in Carcassonne
Country house for 2 people, with terrace
1 bedroom
4.8
(7 reviews)
from €48 / night
Country house for 2 people, with terrace in Carcassonne
Country house for 2 people, with terrace
4.5
(8 reviews)
from €59 / night
Holiday apartment for 4 people, with pool and terrace in Carcassonne
Holiday apartment for 4 people, with pool and terrace
2 bedrooms
4.9
(6 reviews)
from €57 / night
Holiday home for 6 people, with garden, with pets in Carcassonne
Holiday home for 6 people, with garden, with pets
3 bedrooms
4.7
(96 reviews)
from €98 / nightFREE cancellation

Holiday homes with free cancellation

Holiday rental for 4 people, with terrace and hot tub in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 4 people, with terrace and hot tub
1 bedroom
4.6
(61 reviews)
from €60 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday home for 2 people, with garden in Carcassonne
Holiday home for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
4.4
(100 reviews)
from €60 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday rental for 2 people, with balcony and view in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 2 people, with balcony and view
1 bedroom
4.4
(89 reviews)
from €45 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday rental for 3 people, with garden and view in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 3 people, with garden and view
1 bedroom
4.6
(27 reviews)
from €104 / nightFREE cancellation

Holiday Homes & Rentals with Pool

Holiday rental for 5 people, with pool and garden, with pets in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 5 people, with pool and garden, with pets
2 bedrooms
4.7
(114 reviews)
from €186 / nightFREE cancellation
Holiday rental for 2 people, with pool and garden, child-friendly in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 2 people, with pool and garden, child-friendly
1 bedroom
4.0
(3291 reviews)
from €64 / nightFREE cancellation
Hotel for 2 people, with pool and hot tub as well as garden, child-friendly in Carcassonne
Hotel for 2 people, with pool and hot tub as well as garden, child-friendly
1 bedroom
4.2
(1552 reviews)
from €78 / night
Hotel for 2 people, with terrace and hot tub as well as pool, with pets in Carcassonne
Hotel for 2 people, with terrace and hot tub as well as pool, with pets
1 bedroom
4.2
(702 reviews)
from €66 / nightFREE cancellation

Holiday Homes & Rentals with Internet

Country house for 4 people in Carcassonne
Country house for 4 people
2 bedrooms
4.8
(11 reviews)
from €39 / night
Hotel for 2 people, with sauna in Carcassonne
Hotel for 2 people, with sauna
1 bedroom
from €98 / nightFREE cancellation
Room for 2 people, with terrace in Carcassonne
Room for 2 people, with terrace
1 bedroom
5.0
(2 reviews)
from €96 / night
Country house for 3 people, with terrace, with pets in Carcassonne
Country house for 3 people, with terrace, with pets
2 bedrooms
4.7
(14 reviews)
from €53 / night

Pet-Friendly Holiday Homes & Rentals

Holiday rental for 2 people in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 2 people
1 bedroom
4.5
(12 reviews)
from €45 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, child-friendly in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 2 people, child-friendly
2 bedrooms
4.5
(51 reviews)
from €80 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, with pets in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 2 people, with pets
1 bedroom
4.0
from €37 / night
Holiday rental for 2 people, with pets in Carcassonne
Holiday rental for 2 people, with pets
1 bedroom
4.0
from €37 / night

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Highlights in Carcassonne

  • Fabulous wine tastings
  • A medieval break
  • Quiet cycle path by the canal
  • Day trip to Narbonne
  • Local markets

Most popular in Carcassonne

Pool 12
Internet 189
Pets allowed 68
Balcony/Terrace 84
TV 186
Air conditioning 84

Prices and availability

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Holiday homes and rentals in Carcassonne

Stay inside or outside the walls?

That is the most common question, right? Accommodations inside or nearby the walls are a unique experience. A few yards from your doorstep, La Cité’s main access is the perfect spot to wander the streets in the early morning when tourists are still making their way up for the day. An area with lots of cafés and little restaurants close to the cute little shops. If that is too busy, and want to stay away from the medieval part, modern homes and self-catering accommodations can be found in the city centre, where all the activity happens around the main square or by the river.

Spectacular locations with great views

Great holiday homes facing the ramparts of the old city. Enjoy morning views of the walls from your terrace and through the large windows. Stay in decorated properties with the most exclusive fine art and antiques and some others with a more contemporary style. Chic holiday homes and designer decor with lovely gardens to enjoy during spring or summer time and have a nice BBQ washed down with a nice AOC Languedoc wine.

Holidays in Carcassonne

The area and getting around

Enchanting medieval visit

This medieval town in south France is famous because of its citadel, known as the Cité de Carcassonne, that was listed as one of the UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Enter the citadel through its imposing Narbone Gate. At the heart of La Cité you can find a castle within a castle named Château Comtal. There is a bunch of medieval houses and cute little shops and restaurants to enjoy a full day wandering the winding cobbled streets and later on, when the sun sets, the late night atmosphere is magical. Believe it or not, there are 200 residents within the walls who experience it every night. What a privilege!

The best cuisine in the best setting

This is a medieval fantasy village with a laidback life. Peaceful mornings around the walls to enjoy breakfast is an option but the main city has also a main square plenty of delicious cafés to sample a fantastic croissant with the best coffee. Lunch and dinner is the time to enjoy exquisite Michelin-standard restaurants like La Barbacane or A Quatre Temps brasserie with creative cuisine in a privileged setting and featuring the best local wines the sommelier will recommend you. Do not miss the confit, the true cassolette and duck products!

Travellers and activities

Carcassonne for wine-savvy travellers

Without a doubt, Carcassonne is a must for the wine-savvy traveller. Excellent wine states like Minervois or Malpère together with its proximity to Canal du Midi makes of this town an essential wine break. Enjoy a half day walking tour combined with wine and chocolate at Cocoa and grapes or a visit to a local estate such as Domaine Gayda, where you can taste their award-winning Vin de Pays d’Oc. The wine experts will guide you on every step, making your senses shake with every drop. But if you really want an unforgettable experience, the food and wine expert, Emma Kershaw, offers a guided “wine and tapas” tour at her own place in Coustouge, just a 45 min drive from Carcassonne. Do not miss the chance of a personalised tour and take a Languedoc AOCS Wine-tasting tour.

Carcassonne for medieval history lovers

The city walls around the citadel have two outer walls and 52 towers and barbicans. The houses, the streets and the atmosphere makes you get a mental image of medieval life. These walls are always illuminated at night, making it look like Disneyland and on July 14th, they depict the burning of the citadel. A curiosity about this walls is that, in times of siege, this fortress was the first one using hoardings, providing protection to defenders on the wall. Nowadays, together with Mont Saint-Michel, this is the most visited monument in France. To go deeper into its history do not doubt and book a guided tour and know all the secrets behind the walls.

Did you know Carcassonne was a medieval backdrop for Robin Hood, Prince of Thieves and the inspiration for Walt Disney when he was designing Sleeping Beauty’s Castle?

Top 5 travel tips in Carcassonne

1. A pleasant stroll by the canal

The Canal du Midi goes along for several miles following the city. A rental bike is the best option to explore the beautiful flora of the area. Plenty of fishing rods and patient fishing enthusiasts sitting and chatting on the bank, welcome visitors with a smile on their faces. Enjoy a two hour ride on your bike at your own pace. Stop and take your camera for beatiful pics!

2. The beautiful cathedral of Carcassonne

Saint-Michel the Carcassonne is the cathedral that suffered and was destroyed but rebuilt afterwards. Built as a parish church at the beginning, it became a cathedral in the 19th century. A gothic facade with a relatively simplicity but is the interior of this cathedral what fascinates all visitors. The stained glass windows are one of the main highlights. It is also the seat of the Roman Catholic Bishop of Carcassonne and Narbonne. Some famous personalities are also buried there.

3. Stroll around the local markets

Eating well in Carcassonne is a fact. You cannot fail. Really good eateries are a great choice for your meals but if you want to try your cooking skills, wander around the local markets and find the best local produce every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. The stalls are laden with wild mushrooms, walnuts and ducks and geese, together with all kinds of fresh vegetables and delicious products.

4. Lac de la Cavayère

A short 20 minute ride by bus or car from the city, there is a beautiful lake with three small beaches. The benches around the lake provide perfect spots for your family picnic with the kids. The lake has activities for everybody to choose, from pedalos that you can hire and enjoy a tour by yourself in the water to a mini-golf where to practice your best shot. Enjoy the French summer by the calm waters and recharge your batteries surrounded by nature.

5. Take a day trip to Narbonne

Carcassonne is a great base to explore the surrounding towns and cities. Narbonne is just a short drive from the city and offers a fabulous day out. Lots of museums amongst the cobbled streets of this old city, old houses where you will also see the layers of time on the walls and tunnels and caves of l’Horreum to visit and explore. And finally, to round off your trip why not eat or shop at Les Halles, Narbonne Market.

FAQs: Holiday Homes & Rentals in Carcassonne

How much do the holiday rentals in Carcassonne cost on average?

As indicated by its annual average price of €119.02, Carcassonne is not a city that stands out as being the most expensive or the cheapest in France.

What time of year offers, on average, the best holiday rental prices in Carcassonne?

If it is your aim to save the maximum amount during your visit to Carcassonne, book to go there in March (€104.39 per night on average), January (€104.75), or February (€105.03) to find the lowest prices for the whole year.

In which months is it more expensive to rent a holiday rental in Carcassonne?

When you look at renting a holiday home in Carcassonne, the highest prices are usually seen in the month of July (with an average of €141.52 per night), followed by August (€133.71), and June (€128.18).

Is Carcassonne a good location for a last-minute getaway?

If you decide to discover Carcassonne, we recommend organising your travels long before you go because it is usually very high in demand, with an annual average occupation of 51% in the year 2020.

What are the best months for a spontaneous getaway?

The most available months, on average, are May (with an availability of 60%) January (57%), and June (53.25%), according to the trends observed in 2020.

Which months is it more difficult to find available rentals?

According to data from 2020, the months when it is most difficult to find accommodation in Carcassonne are, in order, August (with 30% of available rentals), July (43.75%), and October (46%).

How many homes are available in Carcassonne?

We have collected the properties from 14 different providers in Carcassonne, so we can offer you around 680 properties. You're going to have a hard time choosing your favourite!

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