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Rent a gite for your vacations in Herault in France

Book your accommodation in Hérault

Hérault is the fourth most visited department in France. That makes you want to! Hérault is a French department in the Occitanie region. Its name comes from the coastal river that runs through it. The city of Montpellier is the prefecture of this beautiful sunny department. The gorges of the Hérault are a very well known and popular area for tourists and locals. Forest, lake, stretch of water, density of fauna and flora, everything is concentrated there to spend a very good time.

The weather is lenient there. Indeed, the sunshine of the region is very important. If you are looking for an excursion in the sun, you have chosen the ideal region. Many of France’s cirques are known in the Hérault. A walk in the sun in the cirques will be very enjoyable at the end of the day.

The largest choice to prepare your stay
The largest choice to prepare your stay

Vacation rentals in the Hérault

How and where to stay when planning a vacation in the Hérault?

This wide choice of rentals allows to please the greatest number. Among these we find of course at the top of the ranking the gites. The gite is, in France, a choice offer in rental. Indeed, in a gite we stay with the inhabitant and enjoy everything he has to offer. Houses for rent are on the contrary, rented by independents and you can’t enjoy the knowledge sharing of a gite. The rental of the latter has positive virtues for a perfect welcome in the region.

The essential facilities to spend a beautiful vacation in rental

The Pool: often present in the rental as the gite, it is well appreciated especially in the south of France. The swimming pool easily makes the charm of a swimming pool.

The Shower Room: the shower room is an indispensable element, present in any rental. In each gite, each rental you will be able to find a shower room.

The garden with trees: a garden with trees is the ideal in a gite or a rental. It allows you to get some fresh air, take a walk and why not sit down with the inhabitants of a gite to discuss the local corners.
A parking lot: as in all departments, there can be problems to park, especially during the vacation period. Having a parking lot is a real advantage. You are often sure to be able to park if you choose to stay with a local or in a rental. That being said, it is sometimes more complicated in hotels.

The Hérault : discover all you could do there during your vacations with family or friends !

Are you afraid of being bored during your holiday? Don’t panic, don’t miss out on the region’s must-sees. You can already go for a walk in the two biggest cities of the region: Nîmes and Montpellier. The Mediterranean Sea, just a stone’s throw away, will also welcome you with open arms for your vacations.

The 9 locks of Fonséranes: located on the Canal du Midi, they are the mythical work of the waterways of the time. Located 3 kms from Béziers, these will recharge your batteries, in harmony with nature.
The Gellone Abbey in St Guilhem le Désert: this is one of the most beautiful abbeys in the world. Located in a small village in the South of France, the village gives a very special touch to this beautiful abbey. Visit without delay!
The Abbey of Valmagne: is a very beautiful and ancient abbey in France. Located near a pond, it is easy to recharge your batteries at this abbey. Moreover, a vineyard is located there. It’s top, you can even improvise a small visit, tasting on the spot.
The Cathedral of Maguelone: located on a peninsula, the cathedral is a monument not to be missed in the Hérault. The setting and history of this monument make it an icon of the region.
La Maison Noilly-Prat: a true institution, it is in this house that the drink Aperitif has been created for over 200 years. The spices used for this drink come from all over the world. The secret of this drink is well kept within these walls.
La grotte de Clamouse: go on a fairy tale journey in this beautiful classified cave. It is located in St Jean de Fosse. It is amazing for its unique concretions in the universe of caves.
La grotte des Demoiselles: located at the foot of the Cevennes, this cave is remarkable.
The regional natural park of the Haut Languedoc: between the Tarn and the Hérault, the park extends over many hectares, as far as the eye can see.
Lac du Salagou: an expanse of water to lose your eyesight, does it tempt you? Nothing more beautiful to marvel at and refresh you for a day.

As for cultural offerings, a few museums are available to you in the Hérault:

Musée Fabre: this is an institution in the region. Everyone knows this museum, located in saint jean. It is the main museum of fine arts in the region. This one was created in 1828. It presents magnificent contemporary works of art.
Musée de Lodève: renovated in 2017, this museum is recent and covers a wide period of French history. It is one of the museums that tells the largest part of the history of France. Very interesting, the visits are prized in the region.
L’espace George Brassens: for fans of the singer, there is nothing like a little tour in this space. You will rediscover facets of his life that you did not know!”

Besides all these cultural offers, you can also bet onsea and mountain, Valras beach, lakes, forest walks, etc… The offer in France is so varied that you are bound to find your happiness for your holidays. Otherwise go to Cap d’Agde for a daring vacation, full of parties and nudist beaches. Multiple possibilities are offered to you in France, in a gite. All types of vacations are possible in the Herault: cultural, serene or even sporty with the many possible walks. The choice is yours!