Destination guide

The historical city of Velaux awaits you

The area's monuments and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Velaux. This city has something for everyone. Saint-Sauveur Cathedral and Cours Mirabeau are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Sightseeing in and around Velaux

Are you searching for attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Velaux a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Karting de L'Etang (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Eurocopter (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Aix-Marseille Golf (6.5 mi / 10.4 km)
  • Set Golf (7.1 mi / 11.4 km)
  • Zoo Barben (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Chateau La Coste (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Velaux

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Velaux is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Montagne Sainte Victoire (16.6 mi / 26.7 km)
  • Parc du Griffon (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Plage Du Jai (7.5 mi / 12.1 km)
  • Jardins d'Albertas (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
  • Terrain des Peintres (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Martigues Garden Beach (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Velaux

Fly into Marseille (MRS-Marseille - Provence), the closest airport, located 5.7 mi (9.3 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you might consider flying into Avignon (AVN-Caumont), which is 31.6 mi (50.9 km) away.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Velaux?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,292 holiday rentals around Velaux. From 742 holiday houses to 427 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 Velaux is on Stayz.

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

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 Velaux:

  • 11th Arrondissement: 76 holiday homes
  • Aix-en-Provence Historic Centre: 288 holiday homes
  • 9th Arrondissement: 243 holiday homes
  • 7th Arrondissement: 889 holiday homes
  • 2nd Arrondissement: 577 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 Velaux?

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

  • Tour Musee: 4,033 holiday rentals
  • Roquepertuse Archaeological Site: 4,101 holiday rentals
  • Les Allees Provencales: 4,154 holiday rentals
  • Marseille (XRF-Saint Charles SNCF Train Station): 4,698 holiday rentals
  • Calanques National Park: 4,266 holiday rentals

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

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 742 Houses in Velaux. Our other popular types of Velaux holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 427 holiday houses
  • Villas: 213 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 14 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 Velaux?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 742 holiday homes with pool available in Velaux. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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