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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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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Château du Barive

Château du Barive, Sainte-Preuve, Champagne, France.

In the very heart of the Champagne region, the 19th century Château du Barive is the perfect location to discover the charm of the Champagne region.

  • 19th Century

Nice

Nice, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 10. Built in Provençal style, this spacious holiday villa is peacefully set on one of the most famous hillsides in Nice. The leafy terrace offers stunning views over the bay of Nice and a substantial outdoor swimming pool in which to relax. Cottage Code: FCA432.

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

Les Issambres

nr. Ste-Maxime, Cote-d'Azur, France.

Sleeps 8. Peacefully located in a pretty hillside setting, this stylish holiday villa is just 800m from shops, restaurant and a sandy beach. Enjoy views from the patio over the well maintained gardens to the swimming pool and on to the sea beyond. Cottage Code: FCV095.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Close to Sea
  • 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

La Haie au Loup

Norrey-en-Auge, Normandy, France.

Sleeps 9. This beautifully restored, part timber-framed holiday property is set in large, mature gardens with its own private swimming pool. Set in a peaceful hamlet close to the medieval town of Falaise, the birthplace of William the Conqueror. Cottage Code: F14125.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

La Source

Thônes, Haute-Savoie, France.

Sleeps 6. Enjoying beautiful views of the imposing heights of Aravis Mountains, this traditional chalet stands in the unspoilt valley of Manigod. Outside there is a flowery garden with a grassy area and a large covered terrace ideal for al fresco dining. Cottage Code: F74129.

  • Open Fire
  • 20th Century

Beaucaire

Beaucaire, nr. Nimes, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 2. Located in the very heart of the medieval old town of Beaucaire, this smart and comfortable holiday studio is set on the ground floor of a terraced period building. The Rhône-Sète Canal with its boat basin and terrace cafés lies close by. Cottage Code: FLG139.

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

Saint Pierre-sur-Orthe

Saint Pierre-sur-Orthe, nr. Le Mans, Loire Valley.

Sleeps 10. Enjoy sweeping views over the surrounding countryside from the balcony of this spacious holiday property. Carefully converted from a former barn, it lies close to the town of Sillé-le-Guillaume and Lake Sillé Beach. Cottage Code: W14977.

  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Chateau Corneille

Chateau Corneille, Vieux Villez, Normandy, France.

Chateau Corneille is conveniently located for Paris, Rouen, Giverny and Deauville as well as the D Day landing beaches. Corneille’s restaurant, La Closerie, is housed in the chateau’s old stables and serves traditional cuisine. Free WiFi.

  • 18th Century

Chateau d’Audrieu

Chateau d'Audrieu, Audrieu, Normandy, France.

Set in extensive parkland between Caen and Bayeux, this elegant 18th century chateau offers 29 luxurious rooms and prestigious suites. Recalling a bygone era, the lounge and dining rooms overlook the park and main courtyard. Heated outdoor swimming pool.

  • 18th Century