10 Best Places To Stay In Albi, France - Updated 2024

Andreia
Andreia 
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Albi is a provincial city located in beautiful southern France, near Toulouse. It has been part of the UNESCO list of World Heritage Sites since 2010 and has grown in popularity over the years, although it still remains unspoiled by tourism. Albi is definitely the most interesting small city in the Midi-Pyrenees region, with its imposing medieval buildings and impressive monuments. The birthplace of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec is an ideal destination for those who love to visit unique places that are still off the beaten path. But small cities have their own disadvantages, especially in terms of accommodation choices. Is Albi different in that aspect? No. Does it still have great options for an amazing and relaxing stay? Yes! You’ll also find a wide range of things to do during your visit, from exploring historic sites to savoring delicious local cuisine. We’ve listed the best places to stay in Albi, France.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on June 14, 2024.

1. Mercure Albi Bastides (from USD 128)

Nestled on the picturesque banks of the Tarn River, this accommodation in Albi offers a delightful blend of comfort and contemporary charm. The hotel caters to all guests, providing amenities, a complimentary internet connection, and secure private parking. Start your day with an excellent breakfast before setting off to explore the nearby gems of Pont Neuf and Sainte Cécile Cathedral.

Don’t miss the opportunity to discover the captivating Toulouse-Lautrec Museum and the enchanting Episcopal City of Albi, ensuring an unforgettable experience in this mesmerizing destination.

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Mercure Albi Bastides

Wifi Available

Address: 41 Bis Rue Porta
574 meters (0.4 ft) from Sainte-Cecile Cathedral of Albi

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km)

2. Éphémère Albi (from USD 91)

Welcome to Éphémère Albi, a charming real estate in Albi, France. This picturesque cottage features a fully equipped kitchen, providing all the comforts of home. Stay connected with modern amenities such as air conditioning, wireless internet, and television. Your comfort is the priority, with fresh towels and linens provided, and beds thoughtfully prepared for a restful stay.

Conveniently located near popular attractions and with free parking options, this cottage offers the perfect starting point to explore Albi’s historic quarter. Whether you’re seeking a peaceful retreat or an adventure-filled vacation, Éphémère Albi promises a delightful experience in this enchanting region of France.

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Albi, Occitanie, France
97 meters (318.3 ft) from Sainte-Cecile Cathedral of Albi
65 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
Entire townhouse 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Host:
she is a superb host and helped us to really feel at home in albi
natalie and oliver were great hosts the location was perfect would highly recommend
Location:
this was a great location to enjoy albi
location was the best close to everything and the hostess “book” was incredible
albi is a beautiful location
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3. Hôtel Alchimy (from USD 323)

This beautiful hotel in Albi, France, is located right in the centre of town and offers high-quality accommodation for a reasonable price. Hôtel Alchimy features a brasserie and a bar, as well as very useful services such as luggage storage and dry cleaning. The rooms are elegant, comfortable and include a TV, a minibar, a coffee machine and an en suite bathroom with bathrobes available. It is a lovely choice for a couple on a romantic getaway.

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Hôtel Alchimy

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 10-12, Place du Palais, Rue du Docteur Devoisin
320 meters (0.2 ft) from Sainte-Cecile Cathedral of Albi

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace

4. Stay at a mansion (from USD 68)

If you are going on a holiday in Albi, France, why shouldn’t you stay at a mansion? If you’re on holidays, you might as well treat yourself to something special, right? Well, we’ve found your treat! This amazing mansion has a privileged view of Albi’s cathedral and is located in the centre of the city, close to all the amenities. You would be staying at a superb apartment within the mansion, which may sound disappointing but it really isn’t! The apartment is incredible, sunny and equipped with everything you need and more. It is a quiet space where you are allowed to relax and enjoy your five-star accommodation in the company of your other half. Now, how’s that for a treat?

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Albi, Midi-Pyrénées, France
456 meters (0.3 ft) from Sainte-Cecile Cathedral of Albi
235 reviews   Superhost Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the apartment is exactly like the photos but better in reality
there are comfortable sofas and nice furniture and a well equipped kitchen
the apartment is a microcosm of albi itself great style great individuality
a wonderful stylish apartment with a great view of the cathedral
apartment integrates old world elegance with contemporary stylish sometimes whimsical decor
Cleanliness:
spotlessly clean and organized
beautifully appointed clean and quiet
this apartment is gorgeous the space is large comfortable very clean and well equipped
spacious comfortable clean quirky fantastic location and really great host
the apartment is very spacious and clean and it has secure car parking very close by
Host:
host was very welcoming and helpful
marie-jose is a wonderful host
the host was very friendly and accommodating
marie-jose is a wonderful host
she is kind friendly and helpful
Location:
excellent location large bright rooms
perfect location for a visit in albi
a fantastic stylish apartment which is in a superb location
perfect location a kitchen one can actually cook in (and the market is only a short walk away)
the apartment was wonderful the location was amazing just around the corner from the heart of albi
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5. An original apartment with parking (from 59 USD (50 EUR))

This is another great option for a small group of travelers or a family: a big place close to the centre and the railway station, which has been recently renovated and has that homey feeling. It has every modern comfort you’re used to as well as every essential to make your stay a very comfortable one. This original apartment will be one of the highlights of your trip to Albi.

An original apartment with parking

Price: from 59 USD (50 EUR)

Number of Guests: 4

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6. Hostel Les Cordées Liées (from 23 USD (19 EUR))

This one is for the younger travelers: a small but unique hotel set in the picturesque heart of Les Cordeliers, the cultural quarter of Albi. It was designed specifically to accommodate large groups so you’re free to take as many friends with you as you want because everyone will be comfortable and happy. This hostel has a very lively atmosphere and features unusual decor pieces, including a giant net where you can feel weightless! The dormitories are functional, modern and designed in an interactive way, perfect for a group of friends to socialize until the sun rises. There’s parking available if you’re traveling by car too so we challenge you to find a better place than this awesome hostel!

Hostel Les Cordées Liées

Price: from 23 USD (19 EUR)

Number of Guests: 10

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7. A villa with a pool (from 154 USD (131 EUR))

When on holidays, go big or go home, right? Well, if your budget allows it, of course. The good thing about this villa is that the value-for-money ratio is on point! This spacious villa is super well-equipped and features a living room with exposed beams, a huge sofa where your group of friends and family can all sit down comfortably, an even bigger dining table where you can enjoy a nice homemade dinner, a fully equipped kitchen where you can prepare it and so on. There’s also two offices if you still have some work left to do, four bedrooms, one bathroom and a private pool with sun loungers where you can enjoy Southern France’s sun. How great does this all sound?

A villa with a pool

Price: from 154 USD (131 EUR)

Number of Guests: 9

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8. Appartement Saint Julien (from USD 92)

How many times have you dreamed about living in a pretty apartment in Paris? Well, how about staying for a few days in an elegant, charming apartment in Albi? Located a couple of minutes’ walk from Toulouse-Lautrec Museum, Appartement Saint Julien offers a beautiful setting and amazing accommodation close to the main attractions in the city. The apartment features everything you could possibly need to have a worry-free stay and more. This place will make you want to live there for the rest of your days!

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Appartement Saint Julien

Address: appartement 3, 2nd floor 9 Place Saint Julien
164 meters (0.2 ft) from Sainte-Cecile Cathedral of Albi

9. An apartment with garden

This lovely apartment is located in a quiet area, on the ground floor of a house and has a charming little garden where you can enjoy the sun and read a bit. There’s a bakery and a butcher’s shop on the other side of the street, as well as a bus stop, although you’d be just 10 minutes away from the city centre. The apartment itself is spacious, with a large bedroom, a pretty living room with a sofa bed, a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom. There are barbecue facilities in the garden as well as free parking available. Where could you find somewhere better to stay with your closest friends in Albi?

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1.35 km (0.9 mi) from Sainte-Cecile Cathedral of Albi
44 reviews  
Entire townhouse 1 Bed 4 Guests

10. An apartment in the heart of the city

Stay in the centre of Albi in an 18th-century building close to the most famous touristic spots. This apartment is a stone’s throw away from an everyday food market so you’ll be among the locals. It includes all the modern facilities you’re used to, including air-conditioning, and it has a fully equipped kitchen where you can cook your own meals with the food you bought at the market. There are two bedrooms so it can accommodate up to four people, making it a great place for a holiday with friends or a small family.

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Albi, Midi-Pyrénées, France
325 meters (0.3 ft) from Sainte-Cecile Cathedral of Albi
212 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very accurate description and the apartment was excellent
the main level stayed cool with a/c
would definitely recommend this apartment - we were sorry when our stay was over
the apartment gave us a real feel for france and we loved exploring albi and surrounding villages
absolutely charming apartment in the very heart of the historical district of albi couldn't be better located
Cleanliness:
very clean and tastefully furnished
very clean and very well equipped
the apartment is spotlessly clean and tastefully decorated
the flat is extremely clean and well equipped
the flat is stylish original pleasant and impeccably clean
Host:
julie and laurent are wonderful hosts
julie and laurent were delightful hosts
supported by a laurent an outstanding host
laurent was very welcoming and helpful
julie was a very welcoming host and made us feel at home right away
Location:
excellent location and flat in the heart of a wonderful city
nice apartment in a good location
a fantastic location in a wonderfully equipped apartment
location could not be better especially if you love food
well équipped apartment in a great location and would definitely recommend
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Albi: an ideal destination for a lovely stay

Now, hasn’t this list helped you decide where you want to stay during your visit to Albi? We bet it has! With our eclectic range of accommodations, it would be impossible for you not to find the ideal place for a short or long stay in this charming little city in Southern France. Make sure you enjoy Albi to its fullest but don’t forget to stay somewhere you know you’ll love!

If you would like to explore more accommodation options, you can also check out these Airbnb vacation rentals in Albi.

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