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.

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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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Le Jas

Rustrel, nr. Apt, Vaucluse, France.

Sleeps 4. A charming, detached villa with private pool and grounds in the beautiful village of Rustrel. Enjoy light and airy accommodation in a completely relaxed setting. On the doorstep of Provence’s many scenic attractions & gastronomic delights. Cottage Code: F84311.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Pleubian

nr. Paimpol, Brittany.

Sleeps 8. Situated on the Côtes d’Armor, this single-storey holiday villa features a sauna and a private, heatable indoor swimming pool. Relax in the spacious lounge whilst enjoying the lovely view over the well tended grounds. Cottage Code: FBC445.

  • Swimming pool
  • 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

Les Nouelles

Les Magnils-Reigniers, Vendée, France.

Sleeps 7. This traditional stone built holiday property has been carefully renovated in country style, and stands in lovely mature gardens with a large private swimming pool and cascade water feature. Just half an hour from the beautiful Vendée Coast. Cottage Code: F85174.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 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

Fayence

near Fréjus, Cote d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 8. A haven of peace and tranquillity with its own private swimming pool, this large and spacious typical Provencal villa is set amongst woodland and forest. Close to the pretty hill top village of Fayence, experience the real feeling of Provence. Cottage Code: W12401.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

D’Autrefois

Nolay, nr. Beaune, Burgundy.

Sleeps 4. This self catering cottage is nestled in the heart of the medieval town of Nolay. With a restaurant on the other side of the village square, as well as an abundance of vineyards in the nearby area, this is a great base for foodies! Cottage Code: F21110.

  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

La Tour Du Lion

La Tour Du Lion, Rochefort-en-Terre, Brittany, France.

Set in a beautiful village and dating from the mid 16th century, La Tour Du Lion offers 5 guest rooms including the Anne de Bretagne room with its four poster bed. Free WiFi in public areas.

  • 16th Century

Les Salles-du-Gardon

La Grand-Combe, Languedoc-Roussillon, nr. Alès.

Sleeps 6. Set within a 14th century château, this beautifully restored holiday apartment is located in one of the wings. Featuring its own enclosed terrace and garden, enjoy lovely views of the surrounding countryside from the private above ground pool. Cottage Code: FLG121.

  • Swimming pool
  • 14th Century

Maison de la Source

Mercey, nr. Mâcon, Burgundy.

Sleeps 6. Ideally set on the Burgundy wine route, this picturesque stone farmhouse stands in delighful landscaped gardens, complete with private natural saltwater pool. The nearby town of Tournus boasts a wealth of old buildings, cafes and restaurants. Cottage Code: F71138.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century