Property above: Beychac-et-Caillau (sleeps 6)
Proudly boasting Europe's highest sand dune, the Dune du Pilat, this sun-drenched region is a magnet for sun-worshippers and oenophiles. When you have had your fill of the wide, pine fringed Atlantic beaches, head inland to the cosmopolitan city of Bordeaux and the precious vineyards that surround it.
Please note: prices are accommodation-only but travel is available: please ask the friendly sales team who will be able to advise on competitive travel prices - call 0345 268 1307 (phone-line open Mon - Fri 9am-7pm, Sat 9am-5.30pm, Sun 10am-5pm). Please call 0044 1282 845 994 if calling from outside the UK.
Château de Baneuil, 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.
Sleeps 2. Renovated to provide simple but modern, light and airy accommodation, this small stone holiday cottage is set on a wine producing farm. Enjoying shared use of owners swimming pool, it lies just 3km from the picturesque Bastide town of Monségur.
Crouseilles, Aquitaine, France
Sleeps 4. With its own private swimming pool and enclosed courtyard, this adjoining holiday cottage has been carefully converted from a traditional vineyard building. Once the regional capital, the nearby city of Pau lies on the edge of the Pyrenees.
Crismaxa, Aquitaine, France
Sleeps 4. Just a short drive from the dramatic Atlantic coastline of southwestern France, this delightful holiday villa enjoys its very own swimming pool.The nearest shops, bars and restaurants of Biscarrosse are just half a kilometer away.
La Doguerie de Coreilhes, Gironde, France
Sleeps 5. Lovingly restored and furnished with antiques, this traditional beamed holiday cottage boasts a large shared swimming pool with beach access. Surrounded by vineyards, locally produced wines can be sampled in the regions many wine caves.