Vacation Rentals in Jura

Vacation Rentals in Jura

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Highlights Jura

  • 5,000 kilometres of marked hiking trails
  • UNESCO World Heritage Grande Saline
  • Saint-Pierre Abbey of Baume-les-Messieurs
  • Seven Hérisson waterfalls
  • Lac de Chalain
  • Grottes de Vallorbe

Best Vacation Rentals in Jura

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Vacation Apartment for 2 Guests in Paroisse Saint-Anatoile, Jura
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Paroisse Saint-Anatoile, Jura
Vacation Apartment • 301 ft² • 2 Guests
Pure relaxation awaits you in this quietly located vacation apartment.This well-located vacation home is the ideal place for a relaxing break for two, where you will stay in the spa town of Salins-les-Bains, in the heart of the Jura, in a landscape of beautiful valleys, deep forests and white water, whose Grande Saline has been a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 2009. It offers a magnificent view of the Saline, the Hôtel-Dieu and the Fort Saint André. Use the apartment as a base for a nice couple's vacation, exploring the surroundings and enjoying wonderful relaxation in the thermal bath.A ...
from $41 / night
Mobile Home for 5 Guests in Paroisse De Bellerive-Sur-Ain, Jura
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Paroisse De Bellerive-Sur-Ain, Jura
Mobile Home • 237 ft² • 2 Bedrooms
9.2
(5 reviews)
Residence:Located in the heart of the Lakes region and just 20m from the beaches of Ain, Camping les Pêcheurs*** welcomes you in a setting close to nature. In the center of a 3.5 hectare wooded park along the river, come and discover this campsite in a family and relaxing environment. a 200m² aquatic area opens its doors to you within the campsite, heated swimming pool with an outdoor swimming pool and an indoor swimming pool, a bubble bath, paddling pool and water play! While your children are having fun in the playground, you can participate in numerous sporting activities : multi-sports ...
from $48 / night
Vacation Apartment for 4 Guests in Paroisse Saint-Matthieu De Joux, Jura
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Paroisse Saint-Matthieu De Joux, Jura
Vacation Apartment • 452 ft² • 1 Bedroom
9.2
(19 reviews)
In the heart of the Jura massif, this vacation home is located on the top floor of a quiet residence and offers panoramic views of the mountains. Along the apartment is a balcony, the interior is modern. At the house there is a communal outdoor area. Here there are excellent conditions for mountain biking, canyoning, climbing and mountaineering, horseback riding, playing golf and water sports on two lakes. Entertainment for children's families is organized The resort Les Rousses offers a wide choice of restaurants and stores. Also visit the ripening cellars of Comté cheese and other famous ...
from $57 / night

Prices and availability

Current Vacation rental prices Jura

$165for 20 Jul - 27 Jul
$183 annual average
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Current vacation rental availability Jura

17%for 20 Jul - 27 Jul
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Holiday cottages in Jura

Dreamlike stay in a natural atmosphere

Rushing rivers, green alpine pastures, dense fir forests, nature parks and wine-growing areas form a first-class environment for journeymen, families or gourmets in the region. Depending on your preference, you can reside in a vacation rental with water or on the edge of the forest or you prefer an apartment in the most beautiful villages of the country. An accommodation on the banks of the Ain or the Lac de Vouglans is particularly attractive. Culture and sights await you in cities like Lons-le-Saunier or Dole.

Between wildlife park and ski resorts

On the mountains and in the romantic valleys of the Jura mountains you spend relaxing days in a quiet idyll. The surrounding area invites you to explore the mountain massif on extended tours or to take rapid descents. You can rent a farmhouse or chalet in Lamoura in a dreamlike secluded location or enjoy your stay in a luxurious holiday apartment in Les Rousses.

Holidays in Jura

Location and orientation

Natural area in the east of France

In the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region, the French department of Jura covers an area of 5,000 square kilometres west of the Swiss border. Jura borders Haute-Saône to the north, Doubs to the east, Ain to the south and Saône-et-Loire and Côte-d`Or to the west. The territory is named after the Jura Mountains.

Municipalities of the département

Jura is divided into three arrondissements comprising 17 cantons. The majority of the 260,000 inhabitants live in Dole, Lons-le-Saunier and Saint-Claude. The villages of Baume-les-Messieurs and Château-Chalon shine with the cultural tourism award of the most beautiful villages in France.

Around 500 tons of Bleu du Haut Jura blue cheese are produced in Jura every year.
Castle on a mountain ledge
Castle on a mountain ledge

Travelers and Activities

About stick and stone

Deep valleys, mighty peaks, wildly romantic river banks, ancient monasteries and mysterious grottos will be encountered on the scenic hikes across the region. Jura has a total of 5,000 kilometres of hiking trails through natural parks, towns and vineyards. The route through the peat bogs, the ascent to the 807-metre-high summit of Oliferne or the large Jura junction are highly recommended.

Exciting adventures for little guests

Families also get their money's worth in Jura. The varied leisure programme includes kayak tours on the rivers, beaches along natural lakes, bird of prey farms and zoos, fairytale playgrounds and ski schools. Special highlights are comfortable donkey hikes and amazing cave explorations.

Top 5 travel tips

1. White gold

The royal Grande Saline salt works in Arc-et-Senans date back to the period of absolutism that King Louis XV had built. The gigantic salt factory was in operation until 1895. Today, the UNESCO World Heritage Site attracts 100,000 visitors every year who can take a tour of the salt works, the director's house, workers' apartments and administrative offices. Interesting background knowledge can be found in the salt museum of the complex.

2. Impressive monastery complex of the Middle Ages

In Baume-les-Messieurs there is the important Benedictine abbey of Saint-Pierre from 869, built by Abbé Bernon. The monastery was closed during the French Revolution and has been a listed building since 1862. Visitors can enter the three inner courtyards and visit the elaborately decorated parish church or apartments.

3. Thundering masses of water

A breathtaking natural spectacle awaits you between Bonlieu and Doucier, where the seven waterfalls of the river Hérisson are located. Along a path of 3,100 metres, you will pass hidden caves, clear water basins and reach the Cascade de l'Eventail at your destination, which drops over 65 metres into the depths. The Museum Haus der Wasserfälle is also located here. The interesting exhibition informs you about the geology, fauna and history of the waterfalls.

4. Turquoise blue bathing paradise

About 20 kilometres east of the small town of Lons-le-Saunier, the Lac de Chalain extends between limestone cliffs at an altitude of 486 metres. The azure blue water of the lake, which covers an area of 2.3 square kilometres and is up to 32 metres deep, radiates from a distance. The natural water is an oasis for bathers and water sports enthusiasts. Guarded beaches and the Les Lagons water park await you on the eastern shore. A variety of restaurants, the Lake Dwelling Museum on the western shore, fishing tours and a climbing park provide variety.

5. Mystical world underground

At the source of the river Orbe you can immerse yourself in a fabulous world. The caves of Vallorbe, also called fairy caves, can be visited during a guided tour. Inside you will encounter bizarre rock formations that are 120 million years old. The treasure of the cave can be seen under four vaults and shows 250 different minerals with sparkling colours and abstract forms.

Vacation rentals in Jura

In total you will find more than 600 holiday apartments and vacation rentals from various providers in Jura. Holidaymakers can rent these from 35 € per night. Many of the vacation rentals on offer can be rented immediately online, which is faster and more convenient than an enquiry to the landlord.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Jura

What was the average price for a vacation rental in Jura last year?

Jura is one of the cheapest destinations in France. The price for a vacation rental is about $148 per night.

When are vacation rentals cheaper in Jura?

]If you want to get the most out of your money, the most budget-friendly months to visit Jura are June ($133 the average per night for accommodation), September ($136), and May ($139).

In which months is it more expensive to rent a vacation rental in Jura?

When it comes to looking for a vacation rental in Jura, the months that cost the most are, in order of highest to lowest, February, December and January, with average prices per night of $160, $158, and $156, respectively.

Is Jura a good location for a last-minute getaway?

When going on vacation to Jura, it is necessary to think ahead as 62% of rentals are usually booked, according to the data from last year.

What time of the year can I find more available vacation rentals?

October, November and April are, in order of highest to lowest, the months offering the largest number of accommodations free, with an average availability of 57%, 57%, and 56%.

When are there fewer vacation rental options available in Jura?

According to data from last year, the months with the fewest housing options available in Jura are, in order, August (with 12% of available rentals), July (14%), and February (20%). During these three months, the availability is only 15%. It is therefore preferable to reserve far in advance.

How many rentals are there in Jura?

Holidu works with 17 different partners to give you an inventory to choose between 1,000 properties we have in Jura.

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