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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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 Haie au Loup

Norrey-en-Auge, Normandy, France.

Sleeps 9. This beautifully restored, part timber-framed holiday property is set in large, mature gardens with its own private swimming pool. Set in a peaceful hamlet close to the medieval town of Falaise, the birthplace of William the Conqueror. Cottage Code: F14125.

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

Arjuzanx

Arjuzanx, Landes, Aquitaine, France.

Sleeps 8. Set in magnificent wooded grounds, this traditional old manor house has been lovingly restored and elegantly furnished. Complete with a private outdoor swimming pool, the nearby Lake Arjuzanx is within walking distance. Cottage Code: FAL007.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th 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

Manoir de Belle Isle

Gravelle, nr. Périgueux, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 6. Set in large well tended grounds bordering the River Isle, this listed “keeper’s house” forms part of the owners’ stunning 16th century manoir. Carefully refurbished, it now offers comfortable holiday accommodation with a private swimming pool. Cottage Code: F24399.

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

Chateau de Quesmy

Chateau de Quesmy, Quesmy, Picardy, France.

The Chateau de Quesmy sits in a 2 acre park in the Picardy countryside. Covered, heated swimming pool, jacuzzi, sauna. Free WiFi. Situated in a small village, a 10-minute drive from Noyon (SNCF Train Station)

  • 12th Century

Chateau de Codignat

Chateau de Codignat, Bort L’Etang, Auvergne, France.

Dating from the 12th century, this medieval castle has been transformed into a historic luxury hotel. Each of the 19 rooms are individually decorated in a traditional French style with antique furniture. Outside, there is a heated swimming pool and tennis

  • 12th Century

Saint Ambroix

Saint Ambroix, nr. Ales, Languedoc-Roussillon, France.

Sleeps 3. Occupying a first floor wing, this well presented romantic hideaway includes a large balcony area, ideal for al fresco dining. Enjoy views over the surrounding vineyards and olive trees from the large, private, outdoor swimming pool. Cottage Code: W13243.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Les Hibiscus

Biot, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

Sleeps 4. This Provençal house is located just 1.5km from the the picturesque village of Biot, with its cafes and restaurants. The comfortable and modern furnished living area opens onto a large terrace, with steps down to the large private swimming pool. Cottage Code: F06214.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Le Weepy

Praz-sur-Arly, nr. Megève, Haute-Savoie.

Sleeps 4. Just a short stroll from the village restaurants and bars, this first floor holiday apartment is set in a typical Savoyard chalet. Cosily furnished on the inside, relax and enjoy stunning views over the surrounding mountains from the balcony. Cottage Code: F74151.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Château de Birac

Birac-sur-Trec, nr. Bergerac, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 16. No expense has been spared in renovating this stunning 13th century château. Inside, the spacious beamed rooms feature light stone walls, gothic fireplaces and stained glass windows. Amongst the formal gardens there is a shady terrace and pool. Cottage Code: F47182.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 13th Century