Cottages with Private Pools in France

A swimming pool can be the making of a family holiday: perhaps an unaccustomed luxury, always a focus of fun and certainly a pleasant way to work off some energy.

The holiday cottages listed here have private swimming pools for exclusive use and are situated throughout France.

Please scroll down the page to view our featured selection of French holiday properties, cottages and villas: simply click on the name of the property for photographs, more details etc. Alternatively, if you’re looking for a property a bit closer to home, be sure to browse the hundreds of British holiday cottages on our cottages with pools page.

Featured Accomodation

La Croix-Valmer

La Croix Valmer, nr. Saint-Tropez, Cote D'Azur, France.

Sleeps 5. Enjoy stunning sea views from the luxury of the private outdoor swimming pool, this well appointed holiday villa occupies a peaceful location, close to the sandy beaches of Saint-Tropez. Explore the rocky coastal paths of La Croix Valmer. Cottage Code: FCV066.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

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La Tonnelle

Saint Simon, Charente, France.

Sleeps 6. Ideal for families, with shady gardens, swings and a private swimming pool, this attractive farmhouse has been carefully restored to retain its traditional charm and character. Set in peaceful countryside, within walking distance of Saint Simon. Cottage Code: F17100.

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

Domaine de Bordeneuve

Escales, nr. Carcassonne, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 15. Set on the edge of the village of Escales, this impressive house is situated in a large domaine amidst vineyards and offers spacious, comfortable accommodation. Sheltered private swimming pool, sunny terraces and large grounds. Cottage Code: F11129.

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

Villa Autran

Spéracèdes, Alpes-Maritimes, France.

Sleeps 7. This ground-floor villa is spacious, and all rooms lead out onto the terrace and the private floodlit swimming pool. Set high in the hills with panoramic views from Antibes to Estérel, it is a short distance from five bustling villages. Cottage Code: F06294.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 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

Le Grand Chêne

Beaumesnil, nr. Vire, Normandy.

Sleeps 12. Dating from the 1500s, this traditional semi-detached farmhouse stands within several acres of private grounds. Carefully renovated, Le Grand Chêne now features a private outdoor swimming pool and games room, with pool table and darts. Cottage Code: W14374.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • Fishing
  • 16th Century

Le Grelat

St. Cyprien, Dordogne, France.

Sleeps 7. Constructed from local honey coloured stone, this impressive 18th century manor house enjoys views over the Dordogne Valley. The rooms are spacious and refurbished with care, whilst outside the mature grounds feature an attractive pool area. Cottage Code: F24376.

  • Swimming pool
  • 18th 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

Château de Birac

Birac-sur-Trec, nr. Bergerac, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 16. No expense has been spared in renovating this stunning 13th century château. Inside, the spacious beamed rooms feature light stone walls, gothic fireplaces and stained glass windows. Amongst the formal gardens there is a shady terrace and pool. Cottage Code: F47182.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • 13th 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

Les Issambres

nr. Frejus, Cote-d'Azure.

Sleeps 6. Boasting stunning views over the Mediterranean, this delightful detached villa is set between the Riviera towns of Frejus and Saint-Maxime. Soak up the vista from the infinity swimming pool and enjoy al fresco dining on the sunny terrace. Cottage Code: FCV103.

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