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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Villa des Alpilles

Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhône, France.

Sleeps 6. This cottage makes a great base for exploring the south of France, and is set within walking distance of shops and restaurants. With air conditioning throughout the property, there is also a private swimming pool to cool down in. Wifi available. Cottage Code: F13166.

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

Chez De Toytot

St. Sulpice, nr. Nevers, Burgundy.

Sleeps 5. Set in the courtyard of an 11th century fortified property, this carefully converted stone farm building is beamed throughout. Located in pretty rolling countryside, it lies within easy reach of the Pouilly and Sancerre vineyards. Cottage Code T58218.

  • Open Fire
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th 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

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

Crismaxa

Biscarrosse, Landes, Aquitaine, France.

Sleeps 4. Just a short drive from the dramatic Atlantic coastline of southwestern France, this delightful holiday villa enjoys its very own swimming pool. The nearest shops, bars and restaurants of Biscarrosse are just half a kilometer away. Cottage Code: F40131.

  • Swimming pool
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Pigeonnier de la Boissyère

Cénac-et-Saint-Julien, nr. Domme, Dordogne and Lot.

Sleeps 4. Set in the heart of a bustling little village, this historic and rather grand pigeonnier, or dovecote, has been carefully converted to provide comfortably furnished holiday accommodation. Just a short walk away from the River Dordogne. Cottage Code: F24517.

  • Pub nearby
  • Shared pool
  • 18th Century

Malouinière de Launayblot

Chateau de Launay Blot, Baguer-Morvan, Brittany, France.

Located in Brittany, between Mont-Saint-Michel and Saint-Malo and within close proximity of Dol-de-Bretagne, Chateau de Launay Blot is surrounded by gardens and a canal. All bedrooms have private bathroom. Dinan and Saint-Malo 30 km.

  • 17th 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

La Bégude-De-Mazenc

La Bégude-De-Mazenc, nr. Montélimar, Provence.

Sleeps 13. Dating from the 1700s, this elegant stone-built farmhouse retains many original features on the inside. Outside there is a pretty private swimming pool in which to relax, with boules and a volleyball court available for the more active guests. Cottage Code: FPD078.

  • Swimming pool
  • Open Fire
  • 18th Century

St-André-de-Roquelongue

St-André-de-Roquelongue, nr. Narbonne, Languedoc-Roussillon.

Sleeps 12. Beamed throughout, this traditional stone-built holiday home lies in the very heart of medieval Cathar Country. With six charming bedrooms on the inside, relax and cool down in the outdoor swimming pool between May and September. Cottage Code: FLA149.

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