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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Carqueiranne

Carqueiranne, nr. Toulon, Côte d'Azur.

Sleeps 4. Offering stunning views over the port of Carqueiranne and the Giens peninsular, this delightful traditional stone holiday property is set in attractive grounds. Relax on the sunny terrace before taking a dip in the outdoor swimming pool. Cottage Code: FCV110.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Swimming pool
  • 19th 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

Sibiril

Sibiril, nr. Roscoff, Brittany.

Sleeps 11. This pretty, traditional Bretton manor house is beamed throughout and features the original stone fireplace in the spacious lounge area. Set within the heart of the village, it lies just 4km from an unspoilt stretch of sandy coastline. Cottage Code: FBF542.

  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

La Ciotat

La Ciotat, nr. Aix-en-Provence, Provence, France.

Sleeps 10. Lovingly converted from an 18th century Provençal shepherds’ cottage, this beautifully restored holiday home now offers a large outdoor pool, complete with open terraces to enjoy al fresco dining. Stunning sea views over the bay of La Ciotat. Cottage Code: FPB234.

  • Swimming pool
  • Close to Sea
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

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

Les Veys

Les Veys, nr. Isigny-sur-Mer, Normandy.

Sleeps 12. Lovingly converted from a former barn, this comfortable holiday property retains many original features including the exposed wooden beams and stone divider. Ideally located to explore the many historic locations of Normandy. Cottage Code: W13829.

  • Pet friendly
  • 18th 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

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