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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Fayence

near Fréjus, Cote d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 8. A haven of peace and tranquillity with its own private swimming pool, this large and spacious typical Provencal villa is set amongst woodland and forest. Close to the pretty hill top village of Fayence, experience the real feeling of Provence. Cottage Code: W12401.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

D’Autrefois

Nolay, nr. Beaune, Burgundy.

Sleeps 4. This self catering cottage is nestled in the heart of the medieval town of Nolay. With a restaurant on the other side of the village square, as well as an abundance of vineyards in the nearby area, this is a great base for foodies! Cottage Code: F21110.

  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

La Tour Du Lion

La Tour Du Lion, Rochefort-en-Terre, Brittany, France.

Set in a beautiful village and dating from the mid 16th century, La Tour Du Lion offers 5 guest rooms including the Anne de Bretagne room with its four poster bed. Free WiFi in public areas.

  • 16th Century

Les Salles-du-Gardon

La Grand-Combe, Languedoc-Roussillon, nr. Alès.

Sleeps 6. Set within a 14th century château, this beautifully restored holiday apartment is located in one of the wings. Featuring its own enclosed terrace and garden, enjoy lovely views of the surrounding countryside from the private above ground pool. Cottage Code: FLG121.

  • Swimming pool
  • 14th Century

Maison de la Source

Mercey, nr. Mâcon, Burgundy.

Sleeps 6. Ideally set on the Burgundy wine route, this picturesque stone farmhouse stands in delighful landscaped gardens, complete with private natural saltwater pool. The nearby town of Tournus boasts a wealth of old buildings, cafes and restaurants. Cottage Code: F71138.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century

Messé

Messé, nr. Poitiers, Charentes.

Sleeps 4. Set within a large enclosed garden, complete with fruit orchard and private swimming pool, this traditional stone built holiday cottage blends comfort with style. Beamed throughout, it is just a short drive from the town of Couhé. Cottage Code: W13604.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Le Bastit

Saint Médard, nr. Bergerac, Dordogne.

Sleeps 20. Overlooking the winding River Isle in the small village of Saint Medard, this elegant property enjoys a large shared swimming pool. At the edge of superb gardens and terraces is the river itself, where there is private use of a discreet cove. Cottage Code: F24181.

  • Shared 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

Maison de la Mouette

Les Grenettes, Ile de Ré, Charente-Maritime.

Sleeps 4. Set on the enchanting Ile de Ré, this delightful adjoining holiday property enjoys its own terrace overlooking the enclosed shared swimming pool. Just 500m from the beaches of Les Grenettes and across the bridge to the old town of La Rochelle. Cottage Code: F17345.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Shared pool
  • 20th Century

Breitenbach

Breitenbach, nr. Strasbourg, Alsace.

Sleeps 4. Close to wine route from Châtenois towards Ribeauvillé, this comfortable and well equipped holiday apartment is set within the ground floor of the owner’s house. Enjoy extensive mountain views and al fresco dining from the surrounding terrace. Cottage Code: FDB014.

  • Open Fire
  • 20th Century