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10
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5
Pets
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Sotteville Ref: FNM398

Ideal for visiting the landing beaches

Manche

Carefully renovated, this very attractive, stone holiday home is the perfect example of the marriage of old and new. Peacefully situated in a hamlet, the property is just 11km from fine, sandy beaches and is ideally suited to two families holidaying together. Its very comfortable furnishings are enhanced by the 2-person Jacuzzi in the bathroom.

The lounge/diner is very light, thanks to the picture windows which look out to the garden, which is equipped with children’s toys. Visit Cherbourg, 18km, with its port, La Cité de la Mer museum, cinemas, casino, swimming pool and watersports.

This holiday property is the ideal base for combining both seaside attractions and visits to the Normandy landing beaches.

Shop 7km, restaurant 5km, beach 11km.

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, bathroom with shower, toilet and basin, separate toilet, 1 double bedroom. First floor: 4 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 plus double bed, 2 single.

Central heating, woodburner in lounge (no fuel provided), all other fuel at cost, power included in rent, cot, highchair, colour TV (French channels only), DVD player, stereo/CD player, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, microwave, garden, garden furniture, barbecue, ample parking. Sorry, no pets. NB: Turning stairs to first floor (no handrail). Sloping ceilings on first floor. Steps to garden.

WAS
NOW
£26-£880
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
5
Pets
1

Close to D-Day beaches

Manche

The quiet outskirts of Les Veys are home to this former barn which has been carefully renovated by its owner. L’Etable features an open plan living, dining and kitchen area complete with original stone divider.

Les Veys is within easy driving access of some of the most famous and picturesque locations on the Normandy coast.

The nearby beaches of Utah and Omaha offer large expanses of golden sands and are famous as the D-Day landing points for U.S. troops during the Second World War. The historic town of Bayeux, home of the Bayeux Tapestry and magnificent gothic cathedral is also a must see for visitors.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 1km, beach 17km.

Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, 1 twin bedroom with en-suite shower, toilet and basin, separate toilet and basin. First floor: 1 double bedroom plus single bed with en-suite shower, toilet and basin. 3 steps to upper ground floor: Shower room with toilet and basin, 3 double bedrooms, 1 plus single bed.

All fuel and power included in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV, DVD player, microwave, dishwasher, lawned garden, patio, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. One pet welcome. NB: Stream in garden.

WAS
NOW
£369-£959
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Le Janicot Ref: F24443

This very spacious, traditional detached, stone family holiday home is situated on the edge of a small and peaceful hamlet with its own large terrace, private fenced swimming pool and tennis court. The spacious house is full of character with many original features such as exposed stones, beams and magnificent fireplace. This is a truly quiet and picturesque area yet is within a very short drive of the attractive village of Salignac-Eyvigues with its colourful markets, quaint streets, shops and château. Small picturesque country roads wind their way to the famous gardens at Manoir d’Eyrignac and on to the medieval market town of Sarlat with its famous twice-weekly market and beautiful buildings of golden stone. The River Dordogne is within easy driving distance and offers opportunities for canoeing and other water sports. Beautiful châteaux tower above the river and boat trips provide a relaxed way to explore this truly unique landscape.

Ground floor: Living/dining room with open fire and French door to terrace. Kitchen. Utility. Four steps up to: Four bedrooms: Two double, one with en-suite bathroom/WC, one with additional bed (for +1 child), one twin, one single. Shower room/WC. Separate WC

  • Private lawned garden
  • Terrace
  • Private fenced swimming pool (6m x 12m, depth 0.4, to 1.9m) with Roman steps
  • Oil central heating (at cost)
  • Open fire
  • W/machine
  • M/wave
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • TV (French channels only)
  • DVD
  • CD/stereo
  • Cot
  • Tennis
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included.

Location: 5km from Salignac-Eyviques (weekly market, bars, restaurants, supermarket), 20km NE of Sarlat (medieval market town), 24km SE of Montignac (historic market town, riverside restaurants, canoeing), 30km N of River Dordogne (historic riverside villages, canoeing, golf, châteaux, boat trips).

WAS
NOW
£87-£1779
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
13
Bedrooms
6
Pets
0

Edge of village location

Gers

These two charming holiday properties (ref W15086 and W15087) are situated in the Gers region, an area characterised by sleepy bastide villages and rolling hills, with the Pyrénées visible to the south.

La Maison Rouge (ref W15086, with private swimming pool) is a beautiful old stone house that has been tastefully restored creating a very comfortable and welcoming holiday home. In the garden, a covered dining terrace sits next to the very inviting private outdoor swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1.2 to 1.5m). The adjoining cottage (ref W15087, no swimming pool) has been renovated to a very high standard and provides all the necessary comforts for a great holiday. It has a lovely covered terrace for al fresco dining.

There are many small villages to explore within easy driving distance, offering the opportunity to sample the local gastronomic specialities including Armagnac, Côtes de Gascogne, foie gras and wild mushrooms at the tempting restaurants. Maubourguet’s Tuesday morning market is a feast for the senses, with the specialities of the region aplenty. A little further, Aire-sur-l’Adour is on the road to St Jacques-de-Compostela. The local area offers a range of activities, with lots of hiking routes, proximity to the Pyrénées for adventure sports and, owing to a long association with horses, many equestrian centres. Visit the ancient towns of Aire-sur-l’Adour, Auch the capital of Gers, or Lectoure, a beautiful hilltop town. The properties are also a 10-minute drive from the famous Marsiac Jazz Festival.

Shop and restaurant 5km, café/bar 1km.

Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen, dining room, utility room, bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin, separate toilet with basin, 1 kingsize bedroom. Mezzanine with play area. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 kingsize, 1 child’s twin plus child’s four-poster bed. Second floor: Second lounge, bathroom with separate shower, toilet and basin, 3 kingsize bedrooms.

Oil heating, woodburner in lounge and dining room (initial supply of fuel provided), all other fuel and power included in rent June to August, €80 supplement September to May, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour TV (English channels only), DVD player, CD player, wi-fi, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer, microwave, Aga, enclosed garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, ample off road parking. Sorry, no pets. No smoking please. NB: Sloping ceilings on second floor. Open sided, open-tread stairs to mezzanine.

WAS
NOW
£940-£2339
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0

3 shared swimming pools

Aude

This charming holiday village is set within the well maintained grounds of a château, and enjoys a shared indoor heated swimming pool (available all year), a very large, shared outdoor swimming pool (open May-Oct), and a shared toddler’s pool (also open May-Oct). Other facilities at the holiday village include gym, fitness course, wi-fi (from reception) and kids club (Easter and July/August) for ages 3-6 years and 7-12 years.

Perfect for a relaxing holiday lazing by the pool, or for touring the area. It is ideally located between the historical sun drenched towns of Carcassonne (34km), and Béziers (50km), with the Canal du Midi passing close by, and only a short drive to the charming town of Narbonne (33km), and the endless miles of golden sandy beaches (50km).

Visit the medieval fortified city of Carcassonne and be transported back to the Middle Ages, with its drawbridges, castellated walls and towers. This is a must visit, you can visit on foot, by train or in an open carriage. Béziers is the wine capital of Languedoc and was already a thriving town when the Romans arrived in 35BC. Day excursions also include the lovely seaside resorts of Gruissan, the stunning capital of Languedoc, Montpellier or the Catalan town of Perpignan. Then return to enjoy a dip in the pool and a glass of the local wine whilst enjoying a meal al-fresco. These are ground or first floor apartments with a terrace or small garden, accommodation allocated on arrival.

Shops and restaurants 2km, beach 50km.

Lounge/kitchen/diner, bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, shower room with toilet and basin, 4 bedrooms: 1 double, 2 twin (one may be on mezzanine), 1 bunk (no door, for children).

Electric heaters, all fuel and power at cost, bed linen included in rent, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, shared grounds, outdoor furniture, off road parking for 1 car. Sorry, no pets. No smoking please.

WAS
NOW
£299-£22999
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
Marquise Ref: FNP120

Close to the Côte d’Opale

Pas-de-Calais

This detached holioday property, set in private gardens, is close to the lovely Côte d’Opale with superb sandy beaches and cliff-top walks.

Visit Boulogne-sur-Mer with its fishing history, Sea Life Centre, shops and restaurants. Play golf or enjoy weekday markets, summer festivals and Sunday brocantes.

Spend a day at Le Touquet, take the family to Bagatelle amusement park or explore the Belgian city of Bruges, just over an hour away, with its pretty canals and historic brick buildings.

Shop and restaurant 700m, beach 9km.

Lounge/diner, kitchen, bathroom with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 3 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 single.

Central heating, woodburner in lounge (no fuel provided), all other fuel and power included in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, 2 colour satellite TVs, DVD player, CD player, internet connection, washing machine, tumble dryer, freezer, microwave, garden, garden furniture, barbecue, garage parking for 2 cars. Sorry, no pets. No smoking please. NB: Steps to entrance.

WAS
NOW
£199-£560
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
7
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
Les Tourettes Ref: F17247

Just a 10 minute drive from La Rochelle, this property nestles in a very quiet position in large well tended gardens. With a private fenced swimming pool bordered by wooden decking, it is spacious and comfortable with all you need for a perfect holiday. The interior is cool with stone walls and rustic French furniture. The charming French owners live next door and can deliver fresh fish every day. The large garden has lots of shade and plenty of garden furniture. This makes the ideal holiday base for visiting the wealth of attractions of the Charente-Maritime, including La Rochelle, the arsenal of Rochefort or the green Venice canals of the Marais Poitevin. Saintes is less than an hour’s drive with its old cathedral, the River Charente with boat trips and trendy shops. The island of Ré or Aix for a day out can be reached by car or by ferry and children will love the aquarium at La Rochelle.

Large living/dining room with open fire and corner kitchen. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Shower room. Separate WC. Stairs from living room to first floor: Double bedroom with additional single bed

  • Enclosed garden with terrace
  • Fenced swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1.5m) with Roman steps
  • Central heating
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • TV (French channels only)
  • Cot
  • H/chair
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • Table tennis
  • Table football
  • Sand pit
  • All linen included.

Location: 1km from Saint Médard (shop), 3km from Aigrefeuille (café, sports centre, tennis), 11km from Châtellaillon (beach, sailing school, restaurants), 12km from La Rochelle (old harbour, restaurants, shops, aquarium, casino, boat trips, golf, airport), 56km N of Saintes (old abbey, boat trips, shops, Charente River).

WAS
NOW
£629-£1749
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
10
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Vue de Chalet Ref: FBC435

Overlooking the woods of Yvias, this beautiful wooden holiday house has a terrace on the first floor and boasts a pastoral view. The interior has large internal spaces which provide guests with a feeling of ease and well-being. In the main living room, the sitting area is raised on a platform where a projector and large screen allows indoor entertainment if the weather is a little gloomy outside. Children will have the choice between the bedroom with a raised bed or the room with a traditional bunk bed arrangement. This is a pretty region, with many wonders to discover. Guests who are fond of old buildings will be particularly happy with the hiking trails which lead to the discovery of monuments such as the abbey at Beauport or the Tower of Kerroch. Also don’t miss a visit to the main attraction, the archipelago of Brehat and the island of the birds.

Living room/step to dining room/step to kitchen. Three double bedrooms, one with raised bed. Bunk bedroom with additional double sofa bed. Shower room (no WC). Bathroom with corner bath, shower cubicle and twin basins (no WC). Two separate WCs

  • Lawned garden
  • Balcony
  • Electric heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Freezer
  • Two TVs (French channels only)
  • DVD
  • Video
  • Internet access
  • Cot
  • H/chair
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen for hire
  • NB: Sloping ceiling in living room, bathroom and some bedrooms. Slopes in garden.

Location: Shop 7km, beach 8km, 10km from open air swimming pool, 10km from Paimpol (shops, restaurants, museum, beach).

WAS
NOW
£290-£859
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
La Bastide Lulu Ref: F13221

Peacefully located on a working farm and in large shady grounds, this charming detached holiday property has been furnished and equipped to a good standard and enjoys a private swimming pool with unobstructed views. The property is ideal for a quiet get away and provides an excellent base to explore some of the best and varied excursions the Provence area offers. Situated close to the Berre lagoon which covers 60 square miles, these include days roaming around the historical sun drenched towns of Marseille, Aix-en-Provence and Avignon. Enjoy the flora and fauna in the regional nature park of La Camargue, one of the most original and romantic regions of France or spend a day or two relaxing on the beaches of the Mediterranean, possibly in the charming resort of Carry-le-Rouet. Then return for an al fresco meal and dine under the stars enjoying the peace.

Ground floor: Living room with beams and French door to garden. Dining room/kitchen with French door to garden. Shower room/WC. First floor: Kingsize bedroom. Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Walk-in shower with double basin (no WC). Separate WC. Tiled floors throughout

  • Partially enclosed garden
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Private swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1.5m)
  • Electric heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • TV (French channels only)
  • DVD
  • CD/stereo
  • Wi-fi
  • T/cot
  • H/chair
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included
  • No smoking
  • NB: River in grounds (take care with children).

Location: 3km from shops and restaurants, 25km S of Salon-de-Provence, 28km N of Carry-le-Rouet, 34km W of Aix-en-Provence, 36km NW of Marseille, 75km S of Avignon, 25km from beach.

WAS
NOW
£690-£1799
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
8
Bedrooms
4
Pets
0
Combal Ref: T82300

This beautiful converted stone farmhouse in an excellent touring location, sitting on a metaphoric ’crossroads’ of the Tarn, Tarn-et-Garonne, Aveyron and Lot. The lovely green valleys, dramatic gorges and dense woodlands make this a wealthy domain for bird watching, walking, cycling or wild flower spotting. With all creature comforts, in a bright and inspiring atmosphere, look out onto the beautiful surrounding countryside (no nearby neighbours). There is a good combination of ancient and modern with original beams, stone walls and contemporary fixtures and furnishings. Enter via the front gravelled area of the lower level or via two stone staircases. Whatever the season, there is plenty to see nearby. Visit Cordes, Najac (Aveyron Gorges), Albi (Toulouse Lautrec Museum), St. Cirq-Lapopie (Lot Valley) and Bruniquel. Fly via Rodez or Toulouse.

Lower level: Living room with French windows. Fully equipped kitchen/dining room. Double bedroom. Shower room/WC. Open-sided stairs to upper level: Large living room. Queen-size bedroom with en-suite shower room/WC. Twin bedroom. Double bedroom. Bathroom/WC

  • Garden of 1 acre with orchard and stream (usually dry)
  • Terrace
  • Private salt-water swimming pool (11m x 5m, depth 1m - 2.5m) with Roman steps
  • Telephone (on request)
  • Central heating (at cost)
  • W/machine
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Satellite TV
  • Video
  • DVD
  • CD
  • iPod dock
  • Two cots
  • H/chair
  • Barbecue
  • All linen included
  • No smoking
  • NB: The interior staircase is open-sided, take care with toddlers.

Location: 5km (12th-century Cistercian Abbey), Beaulieu (Contemporary Art Centre), 6km SE of Caylus (all facilities), 10km from Parisot (leisure lake with watersports), 12km NE of St. Antonin-Noble-Val (all facilities, Sunday market, canoeing), 42km NW of Cordes-sur-Ciel.

WAS
NOW
£27-£1969
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0

On working arable farmOn working arable farm

Somme

These beautifully appointed holiday properties on a rural working farm are well equipped and offer a great location to explore the surrounding area.

For lovers of history, visit the superb museum of the Great War at Peronne and follow the Circuit of Remembrance throughout the Somme Region. Visit St Quentin with its beautiful Basilica, Christmas markets and spring fairs as well as a variety of shops and restaurants to enjoy.

Take the TGV to Paris or for a fun filled day for the whole family visit Parc Astérix (113km via motorways) or venture further afield to Eurodisney (175km).

Shops, café/bar and restaurants 5km.

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, utility room, separate toilet and basin. First floor: Bathroom with basin, separate toilet, 3 bedrooms: 1 kingsize, 2 twin, one with en-suite shower and basin.

Electric heating, all fuel and power included in rent May to September, €40 supplement October to April, colour TV, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, microwave, shared, enclosed lawned garden, private terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. Sorry, no pets. NB: There is a small pond in a nearby field, and farm machinery, young children may require supervision. NB: 4 steep steps to entrance.

WAS
NOW
£74-£3286
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
12
Bedrooms
5
Pets
0

Shared outdoor swimming pool

Pas-de-Calais

This large semi-detached house is in a lovely rural location and runs off renewable energy. The owner, tenants and guests have the advantage of a shared games room with billiards, table tennis, table football and darts, and in the large garden there is a shared outdoor swimming pool (22m²) open mid May-mid September, boules pitch, tennis court, football goal and gym.

The property is located near St Omer, one of the oldest towns of Northern France, with its many canals, squares and lovely buildings. The Belgian city of Bruges is an hour away, or visit the sandy beaches and resorts of the Côte d’Opale, including Le Touquet, Hardelot and Wimereux, all with superb golf courses. Boulogne with its National Sealife Centre or the WW2 Museum at La Coupole make excellent days out for the whole family, or spend a day at the family amusement parks of Parc Astérix or Bagatelle.

Shop 0.6 miles (1km), café/bar 550 yards (500m), restaurant 1.2 miles (3km), beach 30 miles (50km).

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, shower room with basin (no toilet), separate toilet. First floor: Shower room with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 2 bedrooms; 1 double plus single bed, 1 adult bunk plus single bed. Second floor: Bathroom with basin (no toilet), separate toilet, 3 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 twin.

Oil central heating, open fire in lounge, all fuel and power included in rent, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, highchair, colour TV, wi-fi, dishwasher, freezer, shared lawned garden, shared garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. Sorry, no pets.

WAS
NOW
£27-£1099
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