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

Other popular listings

Murier

F37131, Assay, Loire, France.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Set in the Loire valley, within the grounds of an ancient winery, this pair of charming cottages offers comfortable rustic interiors and an attractive shared swimming pool. Follow the link below to view both properties at this location. Cottage Code: F37131.

  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

Morsalines

Morsalines, nr. Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, Normandy.

Sleeps 3. Featuring sea views as well as direct access to the beach, this pretty terraced stone cottage sits in the quaint little village of Morsalines. All on one floor, it offers comfortable holiday accommodation just a short drive from Cherbourg. Cottage Code: FNM025.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • 19th Century

Molinot-Nolay

Molinot-Nolay, nr. Beaune, Burgundy.

Sleeps 2. Carefully converted from a traditional stone barn, this semi-detached modern apartment sits within its own enclosed lawned garden. Located in the heart of Burgundy’s famous vineyards, with its picturesque medieval villages and castles. Cottage Code: W13269.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

La Palette

Lagnes, nr. Avignon, Provence, France.

Sleeps 2. Just around the corner from the picturesque village square, this lovely first floor holiday property has been decorated in cool pastel shades. Once the home of a local artist, the courtyard of La Palette has vines growing up the old stone wall. Cottage Code: F84162.

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

Chateau de la Vauguyon – Dovecote

Chinon, nr. Saumur, Loire Valley, France.

Sleeps 4. Formely the 12th century dovecote of La Vauguyon château, this unusual and proudly restored holiday property is comfortably furnished in a pleasant rustic style. Located close to the picturesque villages of Montsoreau and Candé St. Martin. Cottage Code: F37142.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 12th Century

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