Destination guide

Historical Sion will entice you

The area's cathedral and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Sion. This city's cycling, football matches and coffee shops draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Activities and attractions in and around Sion

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Sion a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Golf Club of Sion (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Veysonnaz Cable Car (2.7 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Thyon TVT (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Nax Ski Area (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Dzorniva Ski Lift (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • Pas de Maimbre (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Sion

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Sion is a great place to get out in nature. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • St.Leonard Underground Lake (3.4 mi / 5.4 km)
  • Derborence Lake (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Geronde Lake (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Peak Walk (10.2 mi / 16.4 km)
  • Mount Fort (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Glacier 3000 (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Sion

Fly into Sion (SIR), the closest airport, located 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, you can make your way to Sion Station.

Where to stay near Sion?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 2,485 holiday rentals near Sion. From 201 Houses to 474 Chalets, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Sion for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

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

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 Sion:

  • Verbier: 272 holiday homes
  • La Tzoumaz: 297 holiday homes
  • Ovronnaz: 136 holiday homes
  • Gstaad: 106 holiday homes
  • Le Châble: 17 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 Sion?

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

  • Sion Cathedral and Fortress: 3,646 holiday rentals
  • Piste de l'Ours: 3,415 holiday rentals
  • Museum of Archaeology: 3,655 holiday rentals
  • Museum of History: 3,648 holiday rentals
  • Sion Olympic Swimming Pool: 3,592 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sion 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 Sion?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 201 Houses in Sion. Our other popular types of Sion holiday rentals include:

  • Chalets: 474 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 1,788 holiday houses
  • Villas: 12 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Sion?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 264 holiday homes with pool available in Sion. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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