Poitiers Holidays

Located in central France, Poitiers sits on a hill overlooking two rivers. The charming town features winding streets and Romanesque architecture throughout. The city’s rich history stretches back to antiquity, founded by the early Celtic Pictones. The Romans later claimed it, followed by the Visigoths. Joan of Arc and John …

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When to go to Poitiers

Typical Holiday Price

£579 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Poitiers varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit


Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - September is the cheapest month to go to Poitiers.

Things to see and do in Poitiers

pierre.lag | FlickrCastle of Touffou (Château de Touffou)
Castle of Touffou (Château de Touffou)
Julia C | Trip by SkyscannerNotre-Dame-la-Grande Church (Église Notre-Dame-la-Grande)
Notre-Dame-la-Grande Church (Église Notre-Dame-la-Grande)

Reviews of Poitiers

Melanie G
Melanie G

Great for shopping and exploring ,lots of lovely restaurants

Dennis Janssen
Dennis JanssenAmsterdam

Near town hall

Ze Traïst
Ze TraïstPoitiers

cool city

Raphaël Coirier
Raphaël CoirierPoitiers

my hometown

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