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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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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Crouseilles

Crouseilles, nr. Pau, 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. Cottage Code: W14194.

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

Hotel Chateau Des Alpilles

Hotel Chateau Des Alpilles, Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Provence, France.

Hotel Château des Alpilles is a 19th century mansion which offers a range of accommodation; stay in a room in the castle, in a suite in the Mas du Cyprès country house or in one of the little houses set in the park. Restaurant, swimming pool.

  • 19th Century

Chateau de Matel

Chateau de Matel, Roanne, Burgundy, France.

Welcome to Chateau de Matel, set in a 32 acre park just a six minute drive from Roanne and its restaurants. Guests can have breakfast in the dining room or on the terrace overlooking the grounds in good weather. Swimming pool, free WiFi.

  • 14th Century

Nice

Nice, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 10. Built in Provençal style, this spacious holiday villa is peacefully set on one of the most famous hillsides in Nice. The leafy terrace offers stunning views over the bay of Nice and a substantial outdoor swimming pool in which to relax. Cottage Code: FCA432.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th 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

Morsalines

Morsalines, nr. Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, Normandy.

Sleeps 4. Offering panoramic views across the English Channel, or should that be La Manche, this traditional cottage retains many character features including its beamed ceiling. Just steps away from a sandy beach, it makes an ideal touring base. Cottage Code: FNM026.

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

Ferme de Nobécourt

Roisel, nr. Saint Quentin, Picardy, France.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Set on a working arable farm, these three well equippped holiday properties are ideally located to explore the area’s rich history, from Roman Saint-Quentin to World War I. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: W14814.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 19th Century

La Clé des Champs

Fleurac, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 7. Beautifully restored and decorated, this old stone cottage stands in lawned gardens with a private swimming pool surrounded by the rolling wooded countryside of the Périgord Noir. The lakes of Tamnies with their beaches are a short drive. Cottage Code: F24205.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 18th Century

St Paul

St Michel de Chavaignes, Sarthe, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 17. Set in landscaped grounds that include a stunning lake, clay tennis court and a large fenced swimming pool, this elegant château offers delightful views of the rolling Sarthe countryside. Home cooked meals and laundry services are available. Cottage Code: F72109.

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

Les Jangoulies

Cubjac, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 8. In extensive secluded grounds, this very peaceful and elegant 18th century holiday property boasts a large private heated swimming pool and hard tennis court. This exceptional property is located just a few miles from the town of Cubjac. Cottage Code: F24351.

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