Villas in Carcassonne

Find a perfect sunshine villa break in Carcassonne, South of France

If you're planning a holiday in Carcassonne, France, you'll be delighted to discover a wonderful selection of villas in Carcassonne available to rent. This historic city in the south of France offers a captivating blend of medieval charm and modern amenities, and the Carcassonne villas provide the perfect base for exploring the city and its surroundings. From quaint retreats to spacious accommodations, the villas in Carcassonne cater to various group sizes and preferences. Whether you're travelling as a couple, a family, or a group of friends, there are villas available to suit every need and budget.

One of the highlights of renting a villa in Carcassonne is the opportunity to have your own swimming pool. After a day of exploring the city or visiting the nearby Carcassonne Lake, you can relax, take a refreshing dip, and bask in the warm French sunshine in the privacy of your own villa. Carcassonne is renowned for its well-preserved medieval fortress, known as La Cité, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. By choosing a villa rental in Carcassonne, you'll have easy access to this historic gem, as well as the city's charming streets, shops, and restaurants.

Whether you're seeking a cultural experience, outdoor adventures, or simply a relaxing holiday, Carcassonne has something for everyone. By staying in one of the villas in Carcassonne, you can immerse yourself in the rich history and beauty of this enchanting city. Enjoy the comforts of home, the luxury of a swimming pool, and the magic of this historic destination.

Are villa holidays cheaper than hotels?

Villa holidays provide the perfect combination of affordability and comfort. Villa holidays are often much cheaper than staying in hotels, allowing you to enjoy the flexibility of self-catering accommodation without spending a fortune. You can choose from a wide selection of villas, all of which offer spacious living areas and fully-equipped kitchens. You'll have the perfect space to relax and unwind without relying on the extra charges and amenities of a hotel.

What is the difference between a villa and a hotel?

A villa and a hotel are both popular vacation lodging choices, but there are some key differences that set them apart. Villas offer more in the way of privacy and seclusion, with spacious rooms, dedicated outdoor areas, and larger kitchens allowing for relaxed in-home meals and entertainment. Moreover, villas are often located in residential areas, with access to the local community and amenities. In contrast, hotels offer a more traditional and convenient lodging experience.

How to get there

The best way to get from the UK to the South of France is to take a flight from a UK airport to Nice Airport, located on the south-eastern coast of France. From Nice you can take a direct train to many of the larger cities located in the South of France, including Avignon, Marseille, and Montpellier. You can also take a bus or hire a car for transfers from the airport.


The currency used in France is the Euro (EUR).

Time difference

The time difference between the UK and the South of France is one hour ahead.


French is the official language of France.

Things to do and see in Carcassonne

Explore the medieval wonder of Carcassonne. The fortified city, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, unfolds tales of history within its walls. Wander through the narrow cobbled streets, visit the Basilica of Saint-Nazaire, and savor French cuisine in charming cafes. The magnificent Citadel and Château Comtal offer panoramic views, ensuring a cultural and picturesque experience in this Languedoc gem.

Food and drink

The South of France offers an amazing range of food and drink. Regional specialties such as ratatouille, bouillabaisse and cassoulet, as well as delicious cheeses, fresh fruit and vegetables, olives and tapenade can all be found. On the drinks side, powerful wines from the Rhones and Provence, as well as local craft beers, fragrant honeys, pastries and rich coffee are all widely available.

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