France

Villas with swimming pools, cottages for families, romantic cottages, cottages by the sea, country cottages, cottages in sleepy mountain villages, cottages in market towns: whatever you’re looking for, this page lists holiday cottages, villas, apartments and gites throughout France.

Simply scroll down the page for cottages: all the holiday cottages we feature have on-line availability, prices and booking facilities.

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Featured Accommodation

La Bastide

Fontaine-de-Vaucluse, nr. Avignon, Provence, France.

Sleeps 2. Beautifully decorated and furnished to modern Provençal style, this ’maison de gardien’ enjoys a private swimming pool with sunbathing terraces and loungers. A five minute walk from the shops and restaurants of Fontaine-de-Vaucluse. Cottage Code: F84177.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Château de Baneuil

Baneuil, nr. Bergerac, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 6. This 11th century castle, complete with it’s own dungeon, is perfect for those wanting a taste of upper class France. Lots to do nearby, including the historic town of Bergerac. Features a private outdoor swimming pool. Cottage Code: FDE253.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 11th Century
  • Piano

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La Castionnette

Pujols, nr. St. Emilion, Aquitaine.

Sleeps 9. Set amidst the the vineyards of Entre-deux-Mers, this traditional stone-built farmhouse retains many original features. The local château can supply good quality wines and fine farm produce, also nearby is the delightful old village of Pujols. Cottage Code: F33249.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Le Colvert

Grues, Vendée, France.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Just a short drive from the spectacular Vendée beaches, these four holiday properties have been converted from former farm buildings and share the use of a heated swimming pool. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: F85204.

  • Shared pool
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Bergerie des Oliviers

Fontarèches, nr. Uzès, Languedoc-Roussillon, France.

Sleeps 4. Set amidst tranquil vineyards and orchards, this lovingly converted old bergerie (sheep pen) is decorated in Provençal colours and features original artwork. Surrounded by feature stone walls, the delightful pool area is totally private. Cottage Code: FMG514.

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

Le Jardinier

Héry, nr. Clamecy, Burgundy.

Sleeps 5. This former gardener’s cottage, now a listed building, makes an excellent holiday base for exploring the Morvan Regional Park. Surrounded by fields and woodland, it is very comfortable and well equipped, with traditional materials. Cottage Code: T58240.

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

Murviel-lès-Béziers

Murviel-lès-Béziers, nr. Béziers, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 12. Surrounded by vineyards, this traditionally built holiday property is beamed throughout, complete with exposed stone walls and cosy open fire. Found at the end of a 1km long track, guests can enjoy the outdoor swimming pool in complete privacy. Cottage Code: FLH026.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Le Grand Chêne

Beaumesnil, nr. Vire, Normandy.

Sleeps 12. Dating from the 1500s, this traditional semi-detached farmhouse stands within several acres of private grounds. Carefully renovated, Le Grand Chêne now features a private outdoor swimming pool and games room, with pool table and darts. Cottage Code: W14374.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 16th Century

Les Veys

Les Veys, nr. Isigny-sur-Mer, Normandy.

Sleeps 12. Lovingly converted from a former barn, this comfortable holiday property retains many original features including the exposed wooden beams and stone divider. Ideally located to explore the many historic locations of Normandy. Cottage Code: W13829.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Le Grelat

St. Cyprien, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 7. Constructed from local honey coloured stone, this impressive 18th century manor house enjoys views over the Dordogne Valley. The rooms are spacious and refurbished with care, whilst outside the mature grounds feature an attractive pool area. Cottage Code: F24376.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century

La Vigne

Orgeval, nr. Laon, Picardy, France.

Sleeps 2. Just a short drive from the fortified medieval city of Laon, this traditionally built holiday property stands detached in the quiet Picardy village of Orgeval. Beamed throughout with rustic stone walls, it is easily reached from Calais. Cottage Code: F02131.

  • 18th Century

Château de Bellefontaine

Château de Bellefontaine, Bayeux, Normandy, France.

This lovely 18th century mansion offers elegant and luxurious accommodation just half a mile from the centre of Bayeux, between Caen and the D-Day beaches. The hotel is set in parkland. Free WiFi.

  • 18th Century