Destination guide

Why people love visiting historical Rouen

Take a holiday to Rouen and enjoy the area's cathedral, monuments and museums. Renowned for its hiking, shopping and art, this city welcomes all visitors. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our holiday rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Rouen

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Rouen a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rouen Espace Karting (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Rouen Mont-Saint-Aignan Golf Course (2.3 mi / 3.8 km)
  • Parc de Cleres (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Lery-Poses Golf (10.9 mi / 17.5 km)
  • Biotropica Zoological Conservatory (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • S2PL Saint Pierre Paintball Loisirs (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Rouen

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Rouen. Here are a few of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Square Verdrel (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Jardin des Plantes (1.5 mi / 2.4 km)
  • Roumare Forest (5 mi / 8 km)
  • Parc de Cleres (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Jardin des Sculptures Chateau de Bois-Guilbert (15.5 mi / 25 km)
  • Jardin du Mesnil (16.9 mi / 27.1 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Rouen

Fly into Rouen (URO-Rouen - Seine Valley), the closest airport, located 5.6 mi (9.1 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, Palais de Justice Tram Station, Theatre des Arts Tram Station and Joffre-Mutualite Tram Station are the main stations in the area. You might consider catching a ride on the metro at Honoré de Balzac Tram Stop to easily navigate the city.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Rouen?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 299 holiday rentals around Rouen. From 99 holiday houses to 159 flats & apartments, 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 Rouen is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Rouen?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Rouen:

  • Rouen City Centre: 156 holiday homes
  • Centre Ville Rive Gauche: 114 holiday homes
  • Coteaux Ouest: 118 holiday homes
  • Quartier Saint-Marc - Croix de Pierre - Saint-Nicaise: 127 holiday homes
  • Quartier Pasteur: 116 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

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

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

  • Aitre St. Maclou: 458 holiday rentals
  • Musee Jeanne D'Arc de Rouen: 465 holiday rentals
  • Place du Vieux-Marche: 463 holiday rentals
  • University of Rouen: 475 holiday rentals
  • Gare-Rue Verte Tram Station: 461 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rouen 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 Houses in Rouen?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 99 Houses in Rouen. Our other popular types of Rouen holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 159 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 7 holiday houses
  • Studios: 175 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Rouen?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Rouen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.