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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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

Château du Barive

Château du Barive, Sainte-Preuve, Champagne, France.

In the very heart of the Champagne region, the 19th century Château du Barive is the perfect location to discover the charm of the Champagne region.

  • 19th Century

La Belle Vue

Theoule-sur-Mer, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 8. Enjoying stunning views over the forest and sea to the Lerins Islands, this beautiful holiday villa boasts 4 spacious en suite bedrooms. Air-conditioned on the inside, outside, there are two large terraces surrounding the private swimming pool. Cottage Code: FCV465.

  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • 20th Century

Le Mas Périgourdin

Siorac-en-Périgord, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 5. This attractive stone holiday home enjoys a secluded position on a hilltop with panoramic views over vineyards from the private swimming pool and terrace, Five minutes’ drive away is Siorac, with canoeing and fishing on the River Dordogne. Cottage Code: F24272.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Domaine de Fonteneau

Floirac, nr. Bordeaux, Gironde.

Sleeps 12. Furnished in accordance with its status, this elegant stone-built Girondine holiday home boasts feature fireplaces on the inside, and a private floodlit swimming pool outside. Just a short drive from the riverside cafés and museums of Bordeaux. Cottage Code: F33247.

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

Villa des Alpilles

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

Sleeps 6. This cottage makes a great base for exploring the south of France, and is set within walking distance of shops and restaurants. With air conditioning throughout the property, there is also a private swimming pool to cool down in. Wifi available. Cottage Code: F13166.

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

La Ciotat

La Ciotat, nr. Aix-en-Provence, Provence, France.

Sleeps 10. Lovingly converted from an 18th century Provençal shepherds’ cottage, this beautifully restored holiday home now offers a large outdoor pool, complete with open terraces to enjoy al fresco dining. Stunning sea views over the bay of La Ciotat. Cottage Code: FPB234.

  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Murs

Murs, nr. Avignon, Provence.

Sleeps 12. Offering stunning views over the Imergue Valley to the Luberon mountains, this lovingly renovated stone-built Provençal house boasts a large outdoor swimming pool. Just a drive away from the historic Papal Palace at Avignon. Cottage Code: FPV072.

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

Château de la Gaubertie

St. Georges-de-Monclard, nr. Bergerac, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 12. Dating from the 1400s, this magnificent château comes complete with ancient tapestries, historic paintings and stained glass windows. Set in extensive parkland with large formal lawns and an orangery, there is also a private outdoor pool. Cottage Code: F24558.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 15th Century

Moulin de Cherelles

Meung-sur-Loire, nr. Orleans, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 6. This traditional 18th century stone water-mill has been carefully converted to provide comfortable holiday accommodation set beside the water’s edge. The large decked terrace built over the mill stream is ideal for al-fresco dining. Cottage Code: T45007.

  • 18th Century