Destination guide

Why people love visiting rustic Besancon

The area's museums and monuments are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Besancon. This city's cycling, university setting and archaeology draw many visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

How to get there

Travelling to and around Besancon

The nearest airport is in Dole (DLE-Franche-Comte Regional), located 31.2 mi (50.2 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer train travel, make your way to Besançon Mouillere Station or Besançon Viotte Station to see more of the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Besançon?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 57 holiday rentals around Besançon. From 20 Condos/Apartments to 18 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Besançon is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Besançon?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Besançon. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Besancon Citadel: 95 holiday rentals
  • Musée d'Histoire Naturelle: 85 holiday rentals
  • Besançon Viotte Station: 89 holiday rentals
  • Besançon Mouillere Station: 97 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Fine Arts and Archaeology of Besancon: 87 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Besançon listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Condos/Apartments in Besançon?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 20 Condos/Apartments in Besançon. Our other popular types of Besançon holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 18 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 7 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Besançon?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 15 holiday homes with pool available in Besançon. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.