Cottages with Private Pools in France

A swimming pool can be the making of a family holiday: perhaps an unaccustomed luxury, always a focus of fun and certainly a pleasant way to work off some energy.

The holiday cottages listed here have private swimming pools for exclusive use and are situated throughout France.

Please scroll down the page to view our featured selection of French holiday properties, cottages and villas: simply click on the name of the property for photographs, more details etc. Alternatively, if you’re looking for a property a bit closer to home, be sure to browse the hundreds of British holiday cottages on our cottages with pools page.

Featured Accomodation

La Croix-Valmer

La Croix Valmer, nr. Saint-Tropez, Cote D'Azur, France.

Sleeps 5. Enjoy stunning sea views from the luxury of the private outdoor swimming pool, this well appointed holiday villa occupies a peaceful location, close to the sandy beaches of Saint-Tropez. Explore the rocky coastal paths of La Croix Valmer. Cottage Code: FCV066.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

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La Foulerie

Bize-Minervois, nr. Béziers, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 8. This typically French terraced townhouse stands in the pretty village of Bize-Minervois, famous for its sandy beaches on the idyllic River Cesse. Air conditioned on the inside, the enclosed garden hides a private raised swimming pool. Cottage Code: F11181.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Les Issambres

nr. Ste-Maxime, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 8. Peacefully located in a pretty hillside setting, this stylish holiday villa is just 800m from shops, restaurant and a sandy beach. Enjoy views from the patio over the well maintained gardens to the swimming pool and on to the sea beyond. Cottage Code: FCV095.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

La Grange

Beaumont-la-Ronce, Loire, France.

Sleeps 8. Set in beautiful mature gardens, this detached holiday property boasts a private pool and sunny terrace just yards from the door. Refitted and decorated to a good standard, the city of Tours, the heart of the Touraine, is only 20 minutes south. Cottage Code: F37132.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Château de Villejovet

Ardentes, nr. Châteauroux, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 20. Located on the banks of the River Indre in the southern region of the Loire, this spectacular small castle has been carefully restored to provide the ideal holiday retreat. Enjoy fishing along the river, tennis, squash, swimming and much more. Cottage Code: FEC002.

  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Vailhan

Vailhan, nr. Béziers, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 8. Nestling below the ancient remains of the château of Castellas, this tastefully furnished and well-equipped traditional property stands in the pretty little village of Vailhan. Hidden away behind high stone walls is the delightful outdoor pool. Cottage Code: FLH030.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Ardentes

Ardentes, nr. Châteauroux, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 14. With fishing available from the grounds, this pretty country house sits peacefully on the banks of the Indre river. Inside the property provides comfortable and homely accommodation with elegant decor, whilst outside there is a private pool. Cottage Code: FEC003.

  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Saint-Pabu

Saint-Pabu, nr. Ploudalmezeau, Brittany, France.

Sleeps 10. Lovingly converted from former fishermen’s cottages, this superbly renovated holiday property sits on the banks of the Benoit river in the Pays des Abers region of Brittany. Offering a covered outdoor heated swimming pool and hot tub. Cottage Code: FBF325.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Chez Rebuffel

Mandelieu, nr. Cannes, Cote-d'Azur.

Sleeps 8. Just a short drive from the shops, restaurants and casino of the Riviera town of Mandelieu, this pretty holiday villa is set in well maintained grounds. The delightful terrace area leads down to the lovely private swimming pool. Cottage Code: FME645.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Kerilly Cottage

Kerilly, nr. Locquirec, Brittany.

Sleeps 5. Dating from the 1500s, this traditional stone-built Breton cottage is just minutes away from several lovely beaches and sheltered coves. An above-ground splash pool lies within the large, south facing, enclosed grounds. Cottage Code: W14833.

  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • 16th Century

Les Lauriers

St. Ferme, nr. Bergerac, Aquitaine.

Sleeps 9. Situated close to the medieval bastide town of Monségur, this lovingly converted farmhouse dates from the 1700s. Set in extensive grounds with terraces for al fresco dining, the private outdoor pool provides the ideal place to cool down. Cottage Code: F33152.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 18th Century