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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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 Chateau d’Etoges

Le Chateau d’Etoges, Étoges, Champagne, France.

Set in a Champagne vineyard, Le Chateau d’Etoges offers stylish guest rooms in the chateau and the orangerie, with private bathrooms and Wi-Fi. In one of its two dining rooms, guests can enjoy regional and traditional gourmet cuisine.

  • 17th Century

Château-Hôtel de Bourron

Château-Hôtel de Bourron, Bourron-Marlotte, Ile de France, France.

Built on the site of an earlier medieval fortress, this delightful family-owned chateau hotel dates from the early 17th century. Surrounded by spring-fed moats, the elegant guest bedrooms are individually designed and beautifully appointed.

  • 17th Century

Les Coureilles

St Martin-des-Combes, nr. Bergerac, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 13. Located in the heart of Huguenot country, this traditional stone farmhouse complete with pigeonnier, or dovecote, stands in several acres of protected woodland and pasture. The two south-facing terraces overlook the large private swimming pool. Cottage Code: FDO48.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Boutique
  • 16th Century

Les Issambres

nr. Ste-Maxime, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 8. Peacefully located in a pretty hillside setting, this stylish holiday villa is just 800m from shops, restaurant and a sandy beach. Enjoy views from the patio over the well maintained gardens to the swimming pool and on to the sea beyond. Cottage Code: FCV095.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Maison Saint-Amand-de-Coly

St. Amand-de-Coly, nr. Montignac, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 4. Featuring original beams and stone walls throughout, this delightful 18th century sandstone cottage has been lovingly renovated. Complete with a secluded heated pool, it is just 5km from the historic riverside market town of Montignac. Cottage Code: FAD287.

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

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

La Source

Thônes, Haute-Savoie, France.

Sleeps 6. Enjoying beautiful views of the imposing heights of Aravis Mountains, this traditional chalet stands in the unspoilt valley of Manigod. Outside there is a flowery garden with a grassy area and a large covered terrace ideal for al fresco dining. Cottage Code: F74129.

  • Open Fire
  • 20th Century

Beaucaire

Beaucaire, nr. Nimes, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 2. Located in the very heart of the medieval old town of Beaucaire, this smart and comfortable holiday studio is set on the ground floor of a terraced period building. The Rhône-Sète Canal with its boat basin and terrace cafés lies close by. Cottage Code: FLG139.

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

Clair-Vent

Ste. Radégonde-les-Noyers, Vendée, France.

Sleeps 5. Situated between the towns of La Rochelle and Luçon, this charming cottage is set beside one of the region’s canals, the perfect place to fish, or just relax. The beaches of La Faute-sur-Mer are easily accessible, as is l’Ile de Ré. Cottage Code: F85159.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 19th Century

Chateau de Blomac

Chateau de Blomac, Blomac, Languedoc, France.

In the South of France, between Carcassonne and Narbonne, the Chateau de Blomac offers luxury suites. Heated outdoor pool. free WiFi. The Chateau is situated near the Canal du Midi, less than 20 km from Carcassonne. Airport 25km.

  • 18th Century