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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Neuillé

Neuillé, nr. Saumur, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 8. Dating from the 1600s, this traditional stone built property is set in the well-tended grounds of the fairytale Château Salvert. Enjoy the large shared swimming pool in the summer, big game hunting in the autumn, or perhaps dinner at the castle. Cottage Code: FVM040.

  • Open Fire
  • Shared pool
  • 17th Century

Les Papillons

St. Maixent l’Ecole, nr. Niort, Charentes.

Sleeps 10. Beamed throughout, this stone-built holiday property has been carefully restored blending period features with modern fixtures and fittings. From the impressive high vaulted living room inside, to the large enclosed swimming pool outside. Cottage Code: F79151.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th Century

Les Lauriers

St. Ferme, nr. Bergerac, Aquitaine.

Sleeps 9. Situated close to the medieval bastide town of Monségur, this lovingly converted farmhouse dates from the 1700s. Set in extensive grounds with terraces for al fresco dining, the private outdoor pool provides the ideal place to cool down. Cottage Code: F33152.

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

L’Orangerie du Château des Reynats

Chateau Des Reynats, Chancelade, Dordogne, France.

This 19th century castle is set in landscaped grounds in the heart of the Dordogne region. Guest rooms are situated in the main Chateau and in the Orangerie, 22 yards away. Restaurants, bar. Outdoor swimming pool, tennis court, free Wi-Fi.

  • 19th Century

Les Mas des Oliviers

Cagnes-sur-Mer, nr. Nice, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 6. With views over the old medieval town of Cagnes-sur-Mer and to the sea beyond, this delightful villa features a private fenced swimming pool. The summer kitchen makes the perfect place to prepare for al-fresco dining on the shaded pool terrace. Cottage Code: FME381.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • 20th Century

Villa La Roque d’Anthéron

La Roque d’Anthéron, nr. Aix-en-Provence, Provence.

Sleeps 17. Set in extensive, well-tended terraced grounds with fruit trees, vines and woodland, this traditional Provençal ’mas’ has been lovingly renovated. Relax in the private outdoor pool and enjoy panoramic views over the Durance Valley. Cottage Code: T13062.

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

Agay

Agay, nr. Fréjus, Cote-d'Azur.

Sleeps 2. Set on the ground floor of a distinctive towered property, this comfortable holiday apartment overlooks the picturesque bay known as le Golfe d’Agay, or Gulf of Agay. With its own covered patio area, it is just a walk away from a sandy beach. Cottage Code: FCV075.

  • Close to Sea
  • 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

Ferme de Nobécourt

Roisel, nr. Saint Quentin, Picardy, France.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Set on a working arable farm, these three well equippped holiday properties are ideally located to explore the area’s rich history, from Roman Saint-Quentin to World War I. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: W14814.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • 19th Century

Le Moulin de l’Ardillier

St. André-de-Lidon, nr. Royan, Charente-Maritime, France.

Sleeps 10. Boasting a wealth of exposed stone walls and wooden beams, this traditional Charentais farmhouse is set amidst fields and vineyards. Just a short stroll from the village centre, the large landscaped grounds include a swimming pool. Cottages Code: FA264.

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