Where To Stay In Le Mans, France: Best Hotels & Vacation Rentals - Updated 2024

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Forget Paris, Le Mans is the place to be. Although less than an hour away from the French capital, the city is still undeservingly overlooked. With cobble-stoned streets, beautifully manicured lawns, and a medieval history that traces back to the Roman Empire, the city is surely more than the annual 24-hour car race it is known for. Still not convinced? We offer you a look at some of the best places to stay in Le Mans to make your stay that much more unforgettable.

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 May 13, 2024.

1. Mercure Le Mans Centre Hotel (from USD 74)

Like the rest of the old city, Mercure Le Mans Centre has a stunning well-preserved architecture, but business-savvy guests can rest assured that the hotel boasts modern amenities for all their business needs. With WiFi throughout the hotel as well as a fax machine and a printer in their business center, guests can remain well-connected throughout their stay. The hotel is also fully-equipped for people with reduced mobility. Not only is it built with wheelchair access, the hotel is also fitted with a wheelchair-friendly bathroom and wide bathroom doors that comply with the American Disability Act.

At the end of a long day, unwind at the hotel’s restaurant for authentic French fare.

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Mercure Le Mans Centre

Address: 19-21 Rue Chanzy
849 meters (0.6 ft) from Cathedral of Saint Julian of Le Mans

2. Hotel Concordia (from USD 116)

Weary travelers will be happy to find out that this hotel is located right in the center of Le Mans, 10 minutes by foot from the Mans Train Station. The hotel is within walking distance from many of the city’s main attractions, such as the Culture and Convention Centre of Le Mans. the Louis-Aragon Multimedia Library, and the Le Mans Town Hall. The hotel is also incredibly family-friendly, with super rooms where parents and kids both have their own space. There is even a supermarket nearby for any kind of snacking that won’t break the bank. With spacious rooms and a convenient location, this hotel is perfect for large families or travelers with toddlers in tow.

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Hôtel Concordia Le Mans Centre Gare

Wifi Available

Address: 16, avenue du Général Leclerc
989 meters (0.7 ft) from Cathedral of Saint Julian of Le Mans

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace

3. Eklo Hotels Le Mans (from USD 50)

For fuss-free budget accommodation, Eklo Hotels is the best choice. Rooms are functional, minimalist and clean. A definite no-nonsense hotel, keep in mind that the use of flat-screen TVs in guest rooms, WIFI, continental breakfast and room cleaning are only available for an extra charge. However, make no mistake that this hotel never compromises on service, with guests continually raving about its exceptionally friendly staff.

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Eklo Hotels Le Mans

6.4 User Rating Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: 34 rue Louis de Broglie
4.07 km (2.6 mi) from Cathedral of Saint Julian of Le Mans

Parking Pets allowed 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry Facilities for disabled guests Internet services

4. ibis Le Mans Centre (from USD 130)

The ibis Le Mans Centre is your typical ibis hotel - inviting, modern and cozy - apart from the fact that it is situated right on the banks of the Sarthe River. You are sure to enjoy the added bonus of easy access to a boat trip along the river through the historic city. Located just 607 meters (1,991 feet) from the city center, guests are just minutes away from some of Le Mans most famous landmarks as well as an exciting array of bars and restaurants. If you are looking for somewhere to walk to this medieval city from, the ibis offers an ideal location at a price that won’t exceed your budget.

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ibis Le Mans Centre

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Quai Ledru-Rollin / Rue ah ah
602 meters (0.4 ft) from Cathedral of Saint Julian of Le Mans

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace

5. Hotel De La Pommeraie (from USD 152)

Hotel De La Pommeraie is perfect for guests who want to unwind and relax after a long day of exploring the city center. With a 3,500-square-meter (38,000-square-foot) garden as well as massage treatments on request, guests can look forward to a rejuvenating stay, coupled with the unique experience of having breakfast in the gardens among farmyard animals. A green haven amidst the bustling city center of Le Mans, this hotel is perfect for travelers who want to experience the best of both worlds.

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Hotel De La Pommeraie

Wifi Available

Address: 314 Rue De l'Éventail
2.62 km (1.7 mi) from Cathedral of Saint Julian of Le Mans

Parking Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar Tennis court Fitness centre Golf course (within 3 km)

6. Le Clos D'hauteville Bed & Breakfast (from USD 97)

If you fancy staying in a tradition French home, Le Clos D'hauteville Bed & Breakfast is an excellent choice. Situated in the center of the city, you can discover the Royal Plantagenet City to your heart’s content or explore the shopping streets nearby. Guests can look forward to a welcoming garden to relax and beautifully-appointed bedrooms for all the comfort you need. The rooms include a flat-screen TV, a sitting area for your convenience as well as free toiletries and a hairdryer.

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Chambres d'hôtes Le Clos d'Hauteville

Wifi Available

Address: 2 Rue d'Hauteville
730 meters (0.5 ft) from Cathedral of Saint Julian of Le Mans

Parking Garden Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services Heating Luggage storage WiFi Available

7. Veronique's Old-Fashioned Airbnb (from 90 USD)

For a truly unforgettable trip, travelers can consider renting an Airbnb for an authentic local homestay. Veronique’s suite is housed in a historic monument dating back to the seventeenth century. With its warm ambiance and charming rustic architecture, this place is perfect for couples looking for a weekend getaway. You will also have easy access to many cafes and restaurants in the old town, as well as beautiful stone streets and passageways prompting you to pause for a photograph every few steps. Let’s face it, ignoring the 24-hour race in Le Mans is futile, and guests would be happy to note that this Airbnb is only 15 minutes away from the Le Mans Circuit. So whether you are looking for a couples retreat, or looking forward to experiencing the adrenaline of the oldest active sports car race in the world, this Airbnb has got you covered.

Veronique's Old-Fashioned Airbnb

Price: from 90 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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8. Marc and Roselyn's bright ecological house (from USD 38)

This earth house is perfect for couples who are environmentally conscious or simply love nature. Guests will have a private room in a modern, ecological and bioclimatic house that was recently renovated with ecological materials. There is even a quiet room overlooking a garden - perfect for nature lovers who want to have breakfast in the presence of greenery. If you are road tripping around the country, there is easy and non-paying parking in the nearby street, as well as close motorway access to the A11 and A28 autoroutes. In addition, the hospitable hosts, Marc and Roselyn, are always on hand to welcome guests and answer their queries regarding the area.

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Le Mans, Pays de la Loire, France
3.16 km (2.0 mi) from Cathedral of Saint Julian of Le Mans
72 reviews   Wifi Available
Private room in townhouse 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
an interesting ecological house in a quiet neighbourhood (on street parking only) but spotlessly clean well equipped and comfortable
excellent breakfast available on request and charming and welcoming hosts
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Something for everyone

Le Mans - Cite Plantagenet 01
Source: Photo by Wikimedia Commons user Selbymay used under CC BY-SA 3.0

The places listed in this article are all conveniently located to Le Man’s most famous landmarks and cater to different needs. From family-friendly hotels to nature-inspired earth houses, there is surely a place for every traveler to call home for the night in this historic city. Check them out if you are planning to visit Le Mans and we are sure you will have a wonderful time in this city of century-old splendor.

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