Popular Lettings in Toulouse
Highlights in Toulouse
- Historical monuments
- Theme parks
- Space City
- River Garonne
- Lively nightlife
Most popular in Toulouse
Prices and availability
Types of holiday rentals in Toulouse
On Holidu we have the best offers of rentals for rent between individuals so you can enjoy an unforgettable stay in Tolouse. Most of them for 2, 3 and 4 people, which makes them ideal both for a weekend getaway for couples and for families who want to enjoy several days of the city and make excursions in the region. You will find numerous rentals in the city centre, specifically in the Capitole area, where most of the city's monumental attractions are concentrated, such as the Basilica of Notre-Dame de la Daurade or the Augustins Museum. Modern rentals with a very modern decoration and equipped with all the necessary comforts so that you feel even better than in your own house. Many of them with terrace overlooking the city and some with swimming pool. However, if you are looking for cheap rentals, you will find them in the neighbourhoods of Compans, Les Chalets, Matabiau and St. Cyprien. Located in the surroundings of the historical centre and very well communicated with this one.Cottages and detached houses with swimming pool
If you travel with family or a group of friends and prefer to stay in a cottage or luxury villa, you will also find many options to choose from. We have some holiday homes in the very centre of the city, but most of them are located in the neighbourhoods surrounding the centre and on the outskirts, in quiet residential areas. Many of them with beautiful exteriors and some also with swimming pool, which makes them ideal to spend a few days in July and August. Don't wait any longer to book your rural house in Toulouse and enjoy an unforgettable holiday!Why book a letting in Toulouse?
Toulouse is a city that treasures millennia of history and centuries of conservation of its heritage. That's why renting a letting for a weekend is not enough to get to know its historic centre in depth. Architecture, urbanism, history, literature, landscaping, painting and even sociology merge in the same destination that invites the traveller to walk without haste, to stop in its magical corners and to delight. Something for which we don't always find time within our hectic pace of daily life. In addition, Toulouse is not only an ideal destination for lovers of history, art and culture, but it is also a perfect city for a couple getaway, offering a very romantic atmosphere thanks to the charm infused in it by the canals of the river Garonne, as it happens in Venice and in Amsterdam. Therefore, renting a letting in Toulouse is a highly recommended option for any type of traveller, even for families with children, as there are many proposals for leisure that the city offers also for the youngest.
Holidays in Toulouse
The area and how to find your way around
The city of Toulouse is located in the south of France, in the department of Alto Garonne. Less than 200 kilometres from the border with Spain, this city is perfectly located to discover some other nearby towns. For example, Carcassonne is about 95 km away, while to get to Montauban you have to travel about 50 km. Furthermore, travelling to Toulouse is very comfortable, as the airport is only 8 km away. Very well communicated with many cities throughout Europe such as Madrid, Barcelona, Paris or Rome. So it's no wonder it's one of the favourite destinations in the south of France for weekend getaways or spending several days discovering the Occitania region.The best areas to rent a letting in Toulouse
There is no doubt that renting a letting in the centre of Toulouse is the best way to get to know the city and fully immerse yourself in its essence. And this is confirmed by the opinions of hundreds of travellers who have already spent a few days there. The streets in the centre of Toulouse allow you to quickly discover that different cultures have passed through this city. Remains of Roman and medieval buildings and many other influences come together here, something that will make you enjoy a beautiful old town full of opportunities. Staying in this area is the best way to have the freedom your trip needs to be unforgettable. Also, if you are looking for a nightlife, you should know that the best walking area is Place St. Pierre, next to the river Garonne, but are also recommended, the Rue des Blanchers, to the south, and the Rue Gabriel Peri, near the metro station of Jean Jaures. You will also find some discotheques in the university area, where there are very cheap rentals. Areas which, of course, you should avoid when booking your holiday rental in Toulouse if you are looking for peace of mind.
Types of travellers and activities
In the city of Toulouse it is possible to enjoy really quiet areas in which both children and adults can enjoy numerous activities. Neighbourhoods such as Minimes have a cosy and very family atmosphere. However, one of the best plans to do as a family is to visit the City of Space. This theme park allows to know in a fun and interactive way the main achievements of humanity in the space exploration, so it is one of the places of obligatory visit that the city offers.Toulouse for lovers of history and culture
If you're one of those who bet on Toulouse culture, it won't disappoint you. Many museums open their doors daily in this French town, so you will always have the opportunity to find one that suits your tastes. The Augustinian Museum and the Saint-Raymond Museum may be the most important, but the Natural History Museum will surprise you with a truly extensive collection where you'll learn about local and world flora and fauna. In addition, this French town hides a few castles that you should not miss comfortably with the advantages that give you the holiday rentals. Buildings such as the Chateau d'eau or the Castle of Reynerie will help you to understand how the fortifications and the most important places in the city have progressed during history, so don't hesitate to approach them.Toulouse for a romantic getaway
Renting a letting for a weekend getaway in Toulouse is a perfect plan for couples who want to disconnect from the daily routine and rekindle the flame of love. The canals of the river Garonne and its numerous piers, bridges and gothic buildings make up a truly magical setting for strolling at dusk. In addition, the Pont Neuf offers a wonderful panoramic view of the entire city and the beauty of the Daurade Park. In addition, the charming rentals in the centre of Toulouse, some of them with sauna and jacuzzi, will provide the rest of the ingredients so that you can enjoy a few days in which there is no lack of passion. On the other hand, you should know that the city is full of good restaurants where you can enjoy a romantic dinner in the purest French style. You can also rent a letting with a terrace overlooking the city and organise an evening there. Don't you think that's a perfect plan?
Did you know that Toulouse receives the name of Pink City due to the colour of the bricks of its old buildings?
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The river Garonne runs completely through the city. Its shores are a centre of entertainment for the city's inhabitants, so you would do well to join them to enjoy the environment and a quiet meal at the many stalls here. In addition, following the banks of the river will make you discover such beautiful constructions as the Pont Neuf, one of the main bridges of Toulouse.2. Discover the majesty of the Basilica of San Sernin
One of the largest Romanesque temples in Europe. Its current form responds to a project of the twelfth century although previously there was a chapel on the site built in the fifth century. The crypt and other areas inside the temple will make you discover one of the most magical places of Toulouse.3. Contemplate the Capitol and its square
The Capitol Square and the building that gives its name to this place are perfect for getting to know the heart of Toulouse from the holiday rentals. Its architecture of classic and simple lines and the lighting of the historic buildings that meet here are the perfect ingredients for you to live a very special experience.4. Don't miss St. Stephen's Cathedral
Mixture of different architectural styles, the cathedral of Toulouse preserves inside one of the most beautiful rosettes that can be admired and a Gothic nave of great interest. Visiting the city's main temple will not leave you indifferent, so you should not miss it in any way.5. Enjoy the lively nightlife of Toulouse
Toulouse is a great destination for those who are looking for a city to go out of town. Young, dynamic and with a great student atmosphere, so you will always find good opportunities for fun. The area where you will find the most pubs and discos is in the centre, especially Place St. Pierre, a very popular place to start the night. The clubs Saint des Seins and Le Bar Basque are highly recommended. But there are also some very lively places on the outskirts, very close to universities, such as Le Bikini and Le Ramier.