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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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

Cavalaire-Sur-Mer

nr. Le Lavandou, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 10. Just a short stroll from the beach, this picturesque Provençal villa offers stunning sea views over to the charming little harbour. Relax whilst listening to the peaceful song of the cicadas beside the luxurious swimming pool. Cottage Code: FCV045.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Villa Autran

Spéracèdes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

Sleeps 7. This ground-floor villa is spacious, and all rooms lead out onto the terrace and the private floodlit swimming pool. Set high in the hills with panoramic views from Antibes to Estérel, it is a short distance from five bustling villages. Cottage Code: F06294.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

Lou Mas Di Rabassaire

St-Rémy-de-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhône, France.

Sleeps 8. Built in 1820 on the Dominitian Way, this lovely old stone house is set in beautiful gardens with mature trees. Comprising two separate, self-contained units, it features exposed stone walls, oak beams and a private circular swimming pool. Cottage Code: F13118.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Chez Boussard

Fouesnant, nr. Bénodet, Brittany.

Sleeps 6. With its exposed beams and feature stone fireplace, this carefully renovated cottage sits within large well-tended grounds, complete with its very own outdoor heated swimming pool. Just 2km from the nearest beach. Cottage Code: T29551.

  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century

Mont St. Pierre

La Réole, nr. Marmande, Gironde, France.

Sleeps 11. Just a short drive from the charming historic town of La Réole, this distinguished mansion house dates from the 1700s. Retaining many original features on the inside, the large lawned gardens boast a private outdoor swimming pool. Cottage Code: F33201.

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

Chez Mme L’Hopital-Cussiat

Faverges, Haute-Savoie, France.

Sleeps 3. Set in the little village of Cons-Ste. Colombe, this real log-cabin displays a love of wood, with charming and original furnishings. The scenery is dominated by ’La Dent de Cons’ and nearby Lake Annecy boasts several lakeside beaches. Cottage Code: T74014.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 20th Century

La Bergerie (Provence)

Cucuron, Vaucluse, France.

Sleeps 4. With its large enclosed garden, pergola-covered terraces and private swimming pool, this dream mas provides a wonderful holiday home. To ensure privacy the bedrooms are set at either end of the house, and all rooms open onto the poolside terrace. Cottage Code: F84212.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century

Le Chêne Vert

St. Vivien-de-Monségur, nr. Bordeaux, Aquitaine.

Sleeps 8. Beamed throughout, this traditional stone farmhouse successfully blends period features with modern fixtures and furnishings. Outside, the large gazebo beside the delightful pool area provides the ideal venue for outside dining. Cottage Code: F33139.

  • Swimming pool
  • 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