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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Bas de Haute Serre

Crepin et Carlucet, nr. Sarlat, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 3 – 4. Set in delightful countryside with a the large enclosed swimming pool, these two self-catering apartments have been created from a traditional Perigordine property. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: F24463.

  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 19th Century

Logis Chateau de la Verie

Logis Chateau de la Verie, Challans, Vendee, France.

Château de la Verie is a 16th-century, historic listed castle, set in a 42-acre park, 15 minutes from the Vendée seaside. Gourmet restaurant, free WiFi. Situated 15 minutes from Challans with its seaside resorts, including St Gilles Croix de Vie.

  • 16th Century

Chateau Gamage

St-Pey-de-Castets, nr. St Emilion, Gironde.

Sleeps 18. Set in a landscaped parkland, this stunning 12th century chateau has been lovingly restored and stylishly furnished. Associated with producing fine wines for over 300 years, guests are invited to visit the vineyards and enjoy the wine tastings. Cottage Code: F33240.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • 12th Century

Ardentes

Ardentes, nr. Châteauroux, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 14. With fishing available from the grounds, this pretty country house sits peacefully on the banks of the Indre river. Inside the property provides comfortable and homely accommodation with elegant decor, whilst outside there is a private pool. Cottage Code: FEC003.

  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century

Les Ecuries

Argoules, nr. Campagne-lès-Hesdin, Picardy.

Sleeps 8. Formerly the stable block to the Château d’Argoules, this carefully renovated property is just a short drive from sandy beaches and the elegant resort of Le Touquet. With original beams and stone inglenook, relax beside the wood-burning stove. Cottage Code: F80204.

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

Le Jas

Rustrel, nr. Apt, Vaucluse, France.

Sleeps 4. A charming, detached villa with private pool and grounds in the beautiful village of Rustrel. Enjoy light and airy accommodation in a completely relaxed setting. On the doorstep of Provence’s many scenic attractions & gastronomic delights. Cottage Code: F84311.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Pleubian

nr. Paimpol, Brittany.

Sleeps 8. Situated on the Côtes d’Armor, this single-storey holiday villa features a sauna and a private, heatable indoor swimming pool. Relax in the spacious lounge whilst enjoying the lovely view over the well tended grounds. Cottage Code: FBC445.

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

La Grange

Beaumont-la-Ronce, Loire, France.

Sleeps 8. Set in beautiful mature gardens, this detached holiday property boasts a private pool and sunny terrace just yards from the door. Refitted and decorated to a good standard, the city of Tours, the heart of the Touraine, is only 20 minutes south. Cottage Code: F37132.

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

Les Nouelles

Les Magnils-Reigniers, Vendée, France.

Sleeps 7. This traditional stone built holiday property has been carefully renovated in country style, and stands in lovely mature gardens with a large private swimming pool and cascade water feature. Just half an hour from the beautiful Vendée Coast. Cottage Code: F85174.

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

Château de Villejovet

Ardentes, nr. Châteauroux, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 20. Located on the banks of the River Indre in the southern region of the Loire, this spectacular small castle has been carefully restored to provide the ideal holiday retreat. Enjoy fishing along the river, tennis, squash, swimming and much more. Cottage Code: FEC002.

  • Hot Tub
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 19th Century