DESTINATION
Party Details
Dates & Duration
Bedrooms
Facilities
BOOK 2015 FOR ONLY £25 nothing more to pay until 2015 | Terms & Conditions

Find cottages in FranceVisit France

Show more

View results on a map Region search Dales Cottages 0 0 20 0 2 0 0 0 3302 1

Who's Going?

Adults
Children
Infants
Pets
Search again

Date & Duration

Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0

Panoramic views

Loire-Atlantique

This delightful restored country house is located just 5km from Guérande, in a place known as ‘La Madeleine’, in the heart of the Brière natural regional park. The property has a warm and welcoming feel with its French windows, exposed stone walls and beamed ceilings. This lovely area is ideal for walking and cycling tours or for birdwatching. Close by are the marshes of the Guérande peninsular.

The medieval walled town of Guérande (7km) is worth a visit for its architectural heritage and its Porte Saint Michel - a symbol of the power of the Dukes of Brittany.

Shops and restaurants 2km, beach 10km.

Lounge/kitchen/diner, bathroom with shower, toilet and basin, separate toilet, 3 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 twin.

Heating, woodburner in lounge (no fuel provided), all other fuel and power included in rent, colour TV (French channels only), washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, microwave, lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, parking for 1 car. Sorry, no pets. NB: Open-tread, turning stairs to first floor. Sloping ceilings in some rooms.

WAS
NOW
£36-£629
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
Le Vieux Moulin Ref: T14560

This restored ancient watermill offers spacious kitchen, living and dining areas with a large fireplace and flagstone floors, and enjoys rural views over the garden and river valley. The tranquil millstream runs through the garden on one side of the property; this is the perfect hideway with calming sound of trickling water. Fishing is possible in the nearby River Dathée, and there is good walking and cycling in the forest of Saint Sever.

Ground floor: Open-plan living room with open fire/dining room/kitchen. First floor: Two double bedrooms. Twin bedroom. Bathroom/WC

  • Large garden with stream (take care with children)
  • Electric heating
  • Open fire
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • M/wave
  • Cot
  • Parking
  • Barbecue
  • NB: 600m of unmade track to the property is unsuitable for low-slung sports cars.

Location: 1km S of Champ-du-Boult (basic shops, tennis, market, bar), 7.5km SE of Saint Sever (pool, restaurant).

WAS
NOW
£229-£679
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0

Excellent touring base in rural setting

Côtes d’Armor

In a rural hamlet surrounded by woodland and rivers, this semi-detached family holiday cottage makes a peaceful base from which to explore this lovely area of Brittany with its medieval towns, the Emerald Coast and the Mont St. Michel.

Many outdoor activities are on offer for all the family, from kayaking, fishing and pedaloes to windsurfing on local lakes.

Close by are footpaths and cycle tracks, and the wonderful fine sandy beaches and clear waters around the elegant resorts of Pleneuf, Erquy and St. Jacut, all an easy drive away. The port of St. Malo is a 40-minute drive and Dinan is also nearby. Fly via Dinard 50km or Rennes airport 60km.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 2km.

Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, 1 twin bedroom. First floor: Bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin. 1 double bedroom plus 1 bunk (for children).

Electric heating, all fuel and power included in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV, DVD player, radio, CD player, broadband connection, microwave, washing machine on request, enclosed garden area, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£31-£449
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
Maison Rémy Ref: FPB222

Set in the wonderful regional park of the Alpilles, this villa, built with quality materials, is located on the outskirts of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, famous for its Provençal market, art galleries and artists, and close to many shops and restaurants. In the enclosed, landscaped garden, you will enjoy a sunny terrace, a private outdoor swimming pool and a shaded terrace for your meals. You can explore the beautiful village of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, the famous Roman archaeological sites and historic cities of Avignon, Nîmes, Arles. Aix-en-Provence and Marseille are a little further. For nature lovers, do not miss the Camargue, a one hour drive, with its beautiful scenery, horses, flamingos and the wonderful beaches of Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer.

Ground floor: Living room with wood-burning stove/dining room with corner kitchen. Separate WC. First floor: Three bedrooms: Two double, one twin. Bathroom/WC with over-bath shower

  • Lawned garden
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor swimming pool (32m²), open May-Sep
  • Electric heating (at cost)
  • Wood-burning stove
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD
  • Internet access
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included
  • No smoking

Location: 1km from shop and restaurant, 2km from Saint- Rémy-de-Provence (shops, restaurants, historic market town), 19km from Cavaillon (historic cathedral city, shops, restaurants, markets, museums), 22km from Avignon (ancient city, squares, museums, markets, restaurants). 65km form beach.

WAS
NOW
£720-£1829
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Le Bourg Ref: F14207

Situated in the picturesqe Orne Valley near the small town of Clécy, this charming detached property has been completely renovated to a good standard. The local area offers riverside restaurants, supermarket, post office, bars and boutiques. There is a fine golf course as well as paragliding, rock climbing and water activities for children. Also angling, horseriding and tennis are a short drive from the property. Falaise, famous for the birthplace of William the Conqueror and Flers with a fine lakeside château are yet further compelling attractions. The region’s bustling capital, Caen, offers both an historic and contemporary experience with its ancient castle ruins and shops. Along the coast can be found sites of WWII D-Day landing areas. A place to stay to take advantage of the activities or to relax in the quiet and beautiful countryside. Ideal for artists, writers or musicians.

Ground floor: Living room, open fire. Step to dining room. Kitchen. WC. Open tread stairs to first floor: Two double bedrooms, one with en-suite bathroom/WC. Shower room/WC. Second floor: Double attic room divided into two sections with large double bed, single bed (for child up to 10 years) and cot bed (for child from 1 year to 3 years). Gates on all stairs

  • Enclosed garden
  • Terrace
  • Central heating
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Satellite TV
  • Cot
  • DVD
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Bed linen only included
  • No smoking
  • NB: Maximum sleeps 4 adults, one child up to 10 years and one child from 1 year up to 3 years.

Location: 10km from Thury Harcourt, 23km NE of Falaise (historic town, restaurants), 38km S of Caen (museums, ferry).

WAS
NOW
£359-£999
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Dieulivol Ref: FAG134

Private swimming pool

Gironde

This charming, detached stone cottage with private swimming pool (50m², open mid Jun-mid Sep) lies in an enclosed lawned garden in a small hamlet equidistant from the lively market town of Duras, with its Monday market and stunning château, and the historic Bastide town of Monségur. Furnished and equipped to a very good standard by the English owners, its interior retains features such as beams and some stone walls.

There are many places to see in this beautiful area on the border of the Lot-et-Garonne and Gironde. Duras and Monségur, 6km, have shops, supermarkets and weekly markets. In July and August, there are night markets with entertainment and local produce on sale. This is an area of vineyards with opportunities to try the local Côtes du Duras and Bordeaux wines.

The garden Boissonna is just 5km. Leisure lake at La Blasimon is 22km with fishing, café (July/August) and beach. Golf is 20km, canoe hire, horse riding and other sports locally. Marmande is 28km, Bergerac and the River Dordogne, 43km. Saint Emilion is 45km. Bordeaux Airport, 100km.

Shop and restaurant 6km.

All on ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, second lounge, bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, shower room with toilet and basin, separate toilet and basin, 4 bedrooms: 3 double, 1 bunk.

Heating, woodburner in lounge (fuel at cost), all other fuel at cost, power included in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, two colour satellite TVs, two DVD players, CD player, internet connection, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, microwave, garden, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets. No smoking please. NB: Steps in garden.

WAS
NOW
£43-£1380
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0

Ideal touring base

Charente-Maritime

This lovely holiday bungalow is situated in a peaceful wooded area with a garden and furniture, perfect for dining outdoors. There is a restaurant close by for dining out if preferred.

It is close to many sandy beaches including Arnèche and Vergnes, the nearest being only 400m away. Located in the small fishing port of Meschers-sur-Gironde with breathtaking walks along the cliff.

Take a tour around the troglodyte caves, which were once inhabited by Protestants seeking refuge in the religious wars, and admire the beautiful coastline. For days out further afield, visit Royan (16km) Saintes (46km) or Cognac (60km).

Shop 1.4km and restaurant 0.3km.

All on ground floor: Kitchen/diner, shower room (no toilet), separate toilet and basin, 3 double bedrooms.

Woodburner in kitchen, all fuel and power included in summer (at cost in winter), colour TV, washing machine, microwave, lawned garden, garden furniture, barbecue, on street parking. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£289-£839
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
1
Le Pastre Ref: FMW647

There are spectacular views from this detached house of the uninterrupted landscape to the Luberon Hills culminating in the Mourre Nègre peak. The interior is simple and provides good unpretentious holiday accommodation for families. Tiled floors, exposed beams and white walls give the property a pleasant Provençal feel which is designed to look older than it actually is. The charming hilltop village of Montfuron is just behind this house. The village is known for its ancient windmill and is well sought after for its tranquillity. This is in the heart of the Luberon Park, totally peaceful yet within easy reach of Aix-en-Provence and the famous Verdon Gorges. The coast and wonderful towns like Avignon are only 1 hour’s drive away and the area is also lovely for those who enjoy walking and cycling.

Steps to entrance: Ground floor: Living/dining room with double sofa-bed. Large kitchen with dining table. Utility. Cellar. Separate WC. First floor: Two double bedrooms, one with en-suite bathroom/WC. Steps up to twin bedroom with low headroom (for children). Shower room/WC. Separate WC

  • Enclosed lawned garden (steep in parts) with unprotected drops
  • Terrace
  • Private swimming pool (9m x 4.5m, depth 0.8m – 2.5m)
  • Telephone
  • Heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Freezer
  • TV (French channels only)
  • Wi-fi
  • Cot and h/chair (on request)
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 6km from Reillane (all facilities, shops), 10km from Manosque (golf, old town, museum), 40km from Sisteron (citadel, old quarter), 45km from Aix-en-Provence (old town, châteaux, theatre, museums, festivals), 80km from Avignon (papal palace, old quarter, theatre, festival).

WAS
NOW
£48-£2530
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Le Petit Castelet Ref: F24402

Restored, decorated and furnished to a very good standard, this delightful holiday cottage is situated just a short walk (50m) from the main square of this enchanting medieval village. Domme, known as the "Acropolis of Dordogne", with its atmospheric cobbled streets and towered gateways, is remarkably situated on a rocky crag overlooking the Dordogne Valley. Situated just below the owner’s castelet, it enjoys the benefit of a private walled garden with terrace and discreet access to the swimming pool through a gate into another walled garden. There are magnificent panoramic views from the bedrooms and gardens. It is only a few kilometres away from the lovely medieval market town of Sarlat, and is within easy reach of La Roque-Gageac, the world-famous caves of Lascaux, as well as many châteaux - Beynac, Fenelon and Castelnaud being amongst the best known.

Ground floor: Living/dining room with corner kitchen. Separate WC. First floor: Large dressing room. Double bedroom with queen size bed. Twin bedroom. Shower room/WC

  • Private enclosed lawned garden with 3m drop (gated)
  • Terrace
  • Private swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1.3m)
  • Electric heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Freezer
  • TV (French channels only)
  • Wi-fi
  • T/cot
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included
  • NB: There are 2 steps up to entrance.

Location: 50m from Domme (shopping, baker, bars, restaurants, tennis), 200m (shops, restaurants) 2km N of Cénac (most facilities, riding, canoeing), 2km from River Dordogne (beaches), 6km S of Vitrac (golf course), 12km S of Sarlat.

WAS
NOW
£550-£1589
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
2
Pets
1

This resort is situated close to all that the Côte d’Azur has to offer but in the seclusion of its own grounds with a private lake. Each apartment is spacious and tastefully modern. Nice, St. Tropez and Italy are a short drive. There is an endless supply of things to do: a 600 square metre pool, 2 tennis courts, a multisport pitch, boules and table tennis, and 18-hole golf course. There is a children’s mini club offering half day’s entertainment by an enthusiastic qualified team. Activities here include creative workshops, shows and organised sports, or a stroll around the 2,500m² gardens and terraces, followed by a trip to the wellness centre and spa. The centre also offers Jacuzzis, saunas and hammams, along with a massage or relaxing beauty treatment. If you can tear yourself away there are always the endless beaches on the Côte d’Azur. Close to the Mandelieu airfield. An ideal holiday base.This resort is situated close to all that the Côte d’Azur has to offer but in the seclusion of its own grounds with a private lake. Each apartment is spacious and tastefully modern. Nice, St. Tropez and Italy are a short drive. There is an endless supply of things to do: a wading pool for children, as well as an above ground pool (200m²), a tennis court, a multi-sport pitch, boules and table tennis, a children’s playground and 18-hole golf course (at cost). There is a children’s mini club offering half day’s entertainment by an enthusiastic qualified team (in July and August, at cost, for up to two children per apartment, pre-enrollment compulsory). Activities here include organised sports, or a stroll around its 6-hectare landscaped grounds and its own private natural lake, followed by a trip to the spa. The spa also offers whirpool baths, sauna, hammam and hydromassage showers, along with a massage or relaxing beauty treatment (at cost). If you can tear yourself away, the bustling city of Cannes is only 7 miles away and is well worth a visit, especially if you happen to be there for the world-famous film festival in May, where you are likely to spot celebrities in the many restaurants and bars. For a more tranquil day out, why not take a fifteen-minute ferry ride from Cannes to the Îles de Lérins, a beautiful pedestrian-only archipelago. On Sainte-Marguerite, the nearest island, walk through sublime pine and eucalyptus forests, or a little further afield visit the fort, Cisterian abbey and aquarium on peaceful Saint-Honorat. Alternatively, there are always the endless beaches on the Côte d’Azur. Close to the Mandelieu airfield. An ideal holiday base, with activities for all ages.

Living room with double sofa bed. Kitchenette. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Bathroom. Shower room. Separate WC. Lake view.

Location: 900m to beaches, 1.5km from centre of Mandelieu (all facilities), 7km from Cannes.

All properties: Private terrace

  • Shared grounds with lake (take care with children)
  • Shared above ground swimming pool
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • Flatscreen TV
  • DVD
  • CD
  • Shared paddling pool, tennis courts, jacuzzi and steam room
  • Garden furniture
  • Bed linen only included.

WAS
NOW
£659-£22999
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0

Splendid cottage in a pretty village

Charente

An exceptional semi-detached cottage set in pretty, mature, fully enclosed gardens with a slightly sunken terrace area.

It is rare to find a holiday cottage for 4 people as spacious and as well equipped as this one. An added bonus for guests is that after a busy day touring and visiting the area you can park your car and walk to the local bars.

The area has many facilities and places to see, catering for all. Poitiers and Futurescope, Angouleme with a large waterpark, Cognac and the old Roman town old Saintes are all within easy driving distance.

Shop and café/bar 400m, restaurant 4km.

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, separate toilet and basin. First floor: Shower room with 2 basins, separate toilet and basin, 2 bedrooms: 1 double, 1 twin.

Gas central heating, all fuel and power included in rent May to September, €30 supplement October to April, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, colour TV, DVD player, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, enclosed lawned garden, terrace, off road parking for 1 car. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£220-£640
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
2
Bedrooms
1
Pets
0
Les Hautes Ref: F62135

Les Hautes adjoins the English owners’ fermette and is tastefully decorated to a very good standard, with high ceilings and beamed mezzanine bedroom area. Within walking distance of the holiday property is a boulangerie and an award-winning restaurant specialising in traditional French dishes. Venture into the Somme, visit the battlefield memorials or spend a day at Amiens’ beautiful Gothic cathedral. Enjoy the colourful weekly markets at Hesdin and Montreuil-sur-Mer for fresh food, souvenirs or regional produce (smoked garlic being a favourite in the autumn). Ideal for the golf courses of the region, the owner can store your clubs and charge your cart’s battery if required.

Ground floor: Step to living/dining room/kitchen with sofa bed (alternative sleeping), patio doors, beams and sloping ceilings. Bathroom/WC with over-bath shower. Mezzanine with double bed, beams and sloping ceiling

  • Private area within shared garden with three steps (alternative level access)
  • Electric heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • Satellite TV
  • DVD
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included
  • No children
  • No smoking
  • Start day Friday.

Location: 300m from restaurant and bar, 8km from shops, 16km from Hesdin (swimming pool), 28km from Berck Plage and Merlimont (sandy beaches).

WAS
NOW
£39-£520
Loading more cottages...
Leave Feedback

We'd love to hear what you think of our new site.
Back to the old site

You are now on our new website!

We've made changes to help you browse accommodation on your phone, tablet or desktop. Please let us know what you think by answering a few questions on our short survey below.

Give your feedback Continue

Take me back to the old site

×

Welcome to our new website!

We hope you like it. We've made changes to help you browse accommodation on your phone, tablet or desktop. Let us know what you think by clicking the "New Site Feedback" tab on the side of the page. You can also find a link back to the old site there too.

Continue

Take me back to the old site

×
×

Grade Shortlist
FULL DETAILS £000.00