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Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
1

Quiet rural location

Pas-de-Calais

This renovated 19th century Picardy farmhouse, with a glass fronted fire, overlooks a pretty garden, with a field at the rear.

Situated at the foot of the Authie River Valley, it is ideal for a holiday walking or visiting the sites of the Great War. Discover the area’s wildlife, or Arras and Amiens with their cathedrals and museums. There is an 18-hole golf course 20km away.

Close by is Le Touquet, with its casino, chic shops and sandy beaches, and 2 hours’ drive away are Disneyland, Versailles and Paris. Parc Astérix can be reached in an hour and 20 minutes.

Shop and restaurant 4km, café/bar 2km beach 60km.

All on ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, bathroom with shower over bath, separate toilet, 3 bedrooms: 2 double both accessed by 1 twin.

Oil central heating, open fire in lounge (wood provided), all other fuel and power included in rent June to September, €60 supplement October to April, €30 supplement in May, bed linen and towels included in rent, cot, colour satellite TV, radio, washing machine, microwave, enclosed lawned garden, garden furniture, barbecue, garage parking for 1 car, off road parking for 3 cars. One pet welcome. NB: There are 6 steps up to the second double bedroom.

WAS
NOW
£229-£689
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
0
Roseline Ref: F17289

This semi-detached holiday cottage has a beautiful setting and shares a swimming pool (with removable cover) with the French owners. On site there are chickens and ducks for the children to watch. Nestled in southern Charente-Maritime, this is a very quiet countryside setting. Close by is Pons, with its beautiful abbey, and beaches start just a 30-minute drive away at Meschers, and stretch as far as La Palmyre with its famous zoo. Cognac (30km) has many distilleries to visit as well as a museum, or you can enjoy boat trips on the River Charente and in Saintes. To the south is the magnificent town of Bordeaux, and to the north is La Rochelle with its aquarium, old harbour and many seafood restaurants.These three semi-detached holiday cottages have a beautiful setting and share a swimming pool (with removable cover) with the French owners. On site there are chickens and ducks for the children to watch. Nestled in southern Charente-Maritime, this is a very quiet countryside setting. Close by is Pons, with its beautiful abbey, and beaches start just a 30-minute drive away at Meschers, and stretch as far as La Palmyre with its famous zoo. Cognac (30km) has many distilleries to visit as well as a museum, or you can enjoy boat trips on the River Charente and in Saintes. To the south is the magnificent town of Bordeaux, and to the north is La Rochelle with its aquarium, old harbour and many seafood restaurants.

Living/dining room/kitchen. Separate WC. First floor: Two bedrooms: one double, one twin. Shower room (no WC)

  • Large shared enclosed gardens
  • Shared heated swimming pool (12.5m x 6.5m, depth 1.1-2.2m)
  • Terrace
  • Electric heating (at cost)
  • Woodburner
  • Shared w/machine
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • M/wave
  • Satellite TV (French channels only)
  • DVD
  • Wi-fi
  • T/cot
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen for hire.

Location: 2km from Fléac, 3.8km from boulangerie, 6.5km from grocery, bar and restaurant, 10km from Pons (most amenities), 30km from Cognac (shops, river, boat trips, golf, distilleries), 38km from Meschers-sur-Gironde, Saint-Georges-de-Didonne and Royan (beaches), 70km from Angoulême (lake, old city, museums).Location: 2km from Fléac, 3.8km from boulangerie, 6.5km from grocery, bar and restaurant, 10km from Pons (shops, cafés, restaurants, supermarket, abbey, market), 30km from Cognac (shops, river, boat trips, golf, distilleries), 38km from Meschers-sur-Gironde, Saint-Georges-de-Didonne and Royan (ocean beaches), 70km from Angoulême (lake, old city, museums).

All properties:

  • Large shared enclosed gardens
  • Shared heated swimming pool (12.5m x 6.5m, depth 1.1-2.2m) with removable cover
  • Terrace
  • Shared w/machine
  • D/washer
  • F/freezer
  • M/wave
  • Satellite TV (French channels only)
  • DVD
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen for hire.

WAS
NOW
£239-£670
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Pets
1
Tassey, nr. Chaunay Ref: W15200

Rural location

Vienne

This traditional stone built-semi detached holiday cottage, adjoining the owner’s home, is set in a rural location surrounded by rolling countryside ideal for a peaceful and relaxing holiday. Many original features have been left including stonework and beams.

The property is close to some of the regions most popular attractions including the Futuroscope theme park and the historic town of Poitiers, famous for its church and basillca (50km).

Chaunay is 5km away and has all services and the pretty villages of Ruffec and Melle are well worth a visit (20km).

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 8km.

Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner. First floor: Bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, mezzanine with double bed leading to 1 twin bedroom.

Electric heating, all fuel and power at cost, bed linen and towels included in rent, colour satellite TV (English channels only), washing machine, microwave, enclosed lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 1 car. One pet welcome. No smoking please.

WAS
NOW
£169-£479
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Pets
0
Le Colvert Ref: F85204

Just ten minutes’ drive from the glorious Vendée beaches, these holiday properties are set on a former farm on the wide open spaces of the Marais Desseche. Le Cygne (ref F85140) and Le Héron (ref F85141) are converted from former farm buildings, each with private terrace, and have been carefully renovated to retain the charm and features of earlier times. La Cigogne (ref F85203) and Le Colvert (ref F85204) are part of the former farmhouse, and provide simple accommodation in a traditional style. These four properties share the use of a heated swimming pool (open 15 May - 30 Sep). Fishing is available on the lake within the grounds, and on the canal just 1km away. This fascinating area of reclaimed land is criss-crossed with canals and has uninterrupted views for miles. Close by, the charming village of Angles has shops, bars and restaurants, with a further choice at La Tranche-sur-Mer. The coastline here has miles of sandy beaches, backing onto natural dunes and shady pine forests, making it ideal for family holidays. There are excellent facilities for water sports, including jet-ski hire, windsurfing and sailing, as well as go karting, micro-lights, tennis, golf and riding in the surrounding area. Further afield, the old port of La Rochelle is easily accessible, as is the bustling resort of Les Sables d’Olonne, offering daily boat trips to the beautiful island of Yeu.

All on ground floor: Living/dining room with corner kitchen. Double bedroom with additional single bed and pull-out bed. Shower room/WC

  • Central heating (at cost)
  • T/dryer
  • Terrace
  • Parking.

Location: 1km from fishing lake, 5km E of Angles (shops, bars, restaurants), 11km NE of La Tranche-sur-Mer (supermarket, beaches, water sports), 21km SW of Luçon (all facilities).

All properties: Shared lawned area

  • Shared heated swimming pool (12m x 6m, depth 1.1m to 1.7m)
  • W/machine
  • M/wave
  • TV
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • Barbecue
  • All linen for hire
  • NB: Fenced pond and unfenced drainage canal in the grounds (take care with children).

WAS
NOW
£54-£729
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
1
Pets
1
Vasteville Ref: FNM379

20th century property full of charm

Manche

Located in a converted farm building from the early 20th century, this holiday property offers comfort and is full of charm.

The lounge with large French windows opens onto the terrace, allowing guests to relax whilst watching the natural surroundings.

Discover the beach at Biville, which is sheltered by a beautiful sand dune area, and is perfectly situated just 5km away, or a little further, the beach of Siouville, a surfers paradise, 7.5km. Nearby, expore the Normandy Coastal Path (GR223) with beautiful walks in sublime scenery.

Shop 1km, restaurant 8km and beach 5km.

Ground floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, separate toilet. First floor: Shower room with toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom, double sofa bed in lounge. Mezzanine: 2 single beds.

Electric heating, woodburner in lounge (no fuel provided), all other fuel at cost, power included in rent in summer, at cost in winter, cot, colour TV (French channels only), internet connection, washing machine, tumble dryer, dishwasher, microwave, garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. One pet welcome. No smoking please. NB: Spiral, narrow, open-tread stairs to first floor. Sloping ceilings on first floor. 2 steps to garden. Drops in garden.

WAS
NOW
£28-£570
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
5
Bedrooms
3
Pets
0
La Belle Rose Ref: F06107

Conveniently situated on a small private domaine, this property is set in neat gardens of roses and lavender. A well-maintained and very well-equipped modern detached house, it has covered terraces on both floors and ceiling fans to cool you during those hot summer days and nights. A fenced swimming pool, about 30 metres away, is shared with the other seven houses on this enclosed domaine. La Belle Rose is situated just 1km from the charming village of Valbonne, with its ancient alleyways which cascade with colourful blooms and Provençal square, lined with restaurants and cafés. The lovely towns of Grasse, Cannes and Antibes are all nearby and there are several excellent golf courses all within a few minutes drive.

Spacious living/dining room with French doors to covered terrace. Well-equipped, modern kitchen with French doors to terrace. Separate WC. Covered terrace with dining furniture. Steep, open-tread stairs to first floor: Double bedroom. Twin bedroom. Single bedroom. French doors to first floor terrace. Bathroom with shower (no WC). Separate WC

  • Shared swimming pool (7m x 4m, depth 1m to 1.8m), open Jun-Sep
  • Telephone (incoming calls)
  • Electric heaters and oil-filled radiators
  • D/washer
  • W/machine
  • TV
  • Video
  • CD/stereo
  • Internet access
  • Sun loungers
  • All linen included.

Location: 1km S of Valbonne (all basic shops, wide selection of good restaurants, old town), 10km N of Cannes (lovely sandy beaches, Film Festival (May) elegant ‘Croisette’ promenade, casinos), 19km SW of Nice (old town, theatres, airport).

WAS
NOW
£490-£1369
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
1
Pets
2

Rural location

Maine-et-Loire

This delightful 18th century rural stone cottage, with its own lawned garden, lies in the heart of the Pays de la Loire.

Set in a sleepy hamlet surrounded by picturesque villages, 30 minutes from Angers with many attractions including its 13th-century chateau.

An hour from the popular Nantes and within easy reach of many other lovely towns, chateaux and places of interest. 20-minute drive to the River Loire, flanked by the Loire’s vineyards.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 5km.

Ground floor: Lounge/diner, kitchen, bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin. First floor: 1 kingsize bedroom, double sofa bed in lounge.

Electric heating, woodburner in lounge (fuel at cost), all other fuel and powe at cost, bed linen and towels included in rent, colour satellite TV, DVD player, CD player, washing machine, freezer, microwave, lawned garden, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars. One pet welcome. No smoking. NB: Low ceiling in kitchen. Sloping ceiling in bedroom. Fenced well in garden, 100m.

WAS
NOW
£180-£399
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
1
Cers Ref: W14691

Panoramic views over the vineyards

nr. Béziers, Hérault

This delightful, semi-detached barn conversion, situated on a working vineyard, has been renovated to a very nice standard, split into two holiday properties, both totally independent and with their own garden area.

The holiday property has a light and airy living space with high sloping beamed ceilings, all the rooms are on the first floor and are all tastefully furnished, well equipped, and offering panoramic views over the vineyards. Located between Montpellier and Narbonne, and only 10km from Béziers to the north and 10km from endless miles of golden sandy beaches to the south, the property offers a multiple of varied excursion possibilities.

Béziers is the wine capital of Languedoc and already a thriving city when the Romans arrived in 35BC. The two sun drenched historical towns of Montpellier and Narbonne are splendid places to spend a day. Pretty market villages such as Pezenas and delightful seaside resorts such as Cap d’Agde and Sète are also worth a visit.

Shops, café/bar and restaurant 4km, beach 10km.

All on first floor: Lounge/kitchen/diner, bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, shower room with basin (no toilet), 3 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 bunk (for children).

Electric heating, all fuel and power included in rent June to September, €30 supplement October to May, cot, highchair, colour TV (French channels only), DVD player, stereo/CD player, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, partially enclosed garden, shared grounds, garden furniture, barbecue. Sorry, no pets. NB: Sloping beamed ceiling in lounge.

WAS
NOW
£550-£22999
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Pets
1
Burg, nr. Tournay Ref: W15119

Close to the Pyrénées

Hautes Pyrénées

This detached holiday property is situated in a beautiful, lawned garden and is backed by a forest. The accommodation is all on one level and is tastefully furnished, well-equipped and spacious.

The Pyrénées are a 40-minute drive and offer the most stunning views and walking routes or take a day trip to the pilgrim city of Lourdes, a 45-minute drive.

Visit Pau, once the holiday home of Napoleon, or indulge in a spa day at Bagnères-de-Bigorre, a 30-minute drive. Fly via Biarritz, Toulouse or Pau airports.

Shop, café/bar and restaurant 9km.

All on ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, utility room, bathroom with separate shower, toilet and 2 basins, separate toilet, 3 bedrooms: 2 super kingsize, 1 twin.

Oil central heating, woodburner in kitchen (initial supply of fuel provided), all power included in rent, €40 supplement for all other fuel, bed linen and towels included in rent, 2 cots, highchair, colour satellite TV, DVD player, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer, microwave, lawned garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 3 cars. One pet welcome. No smoking please. NB: Beams in most rooms. 3 steps in garden.

WAS
NOW
£230-£659
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
4
Bedrooms
2
Pets
1

This delightful, modern holiday village is located between the sun-drenched historical towns of Nîmes and Montpellier, close to La Camargue and only 22km from the endless miles of golden sandy beaches of the Mediterranean. These semi-detached holiday properties (F30150, F30151 and F30152) are situated in the holiday village, and enjoy use of a large outdoor swimming pool, a water amusement area for children, a toddlers’ pool and also an indoor heated pool which is open all year. There is a spa and relaxation area (at extra cost), tennis court, a children’s play area, a multi-sport pitch, a laundry and a small grocery shop. Joined to the holiday village is a 3 star hotel with bar and restaurant. Jasse de Camargue is an excellent touring base, with interesting and varied excursion possibilities to be enjoyed only a short drive away. The Camargue, the most original and romantic region of Provence, has largely been preserved in its natural state through its designation, in 1927, as a botanical and zoological nature reserve. Wildlife abounds, the sun shines and there are the famous pilgrimages to Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer. A trip north takes you into the Cevennes Regional Nature Park, a haven for nature lovers and walking enthusiasts.

Ground floor: Living/dining room with French doors to terrace, and corner kitchen. Bathroom with over-bath shower. Separate WC. First floor: Two bedrooms: One double, one twin. Tiled floors throughout.

Location: 200m from shops, bar, restaurant, 20km from Montpellier (Place de la Comédie, Jardin-des-Plantes de Montpellier and châteaux), 20km from Nîmes (shops, galleries, airport), 20km from Aigues Mortes, 40km from Arles.

All properties: Private garden with step

  • Terrace
  • Shared grounds
  • Shared outdoor swimming pool (15m x 10m, depth 1m to 2m, open May-Sep)
  • Shared indoor heated swimming pool (12m x 6m, open all year)
  • Shared toddlers’ pool (3m diameter, open May-Sep)
  • Shared Jacuzzi (at cost)
  • Shared payphone
  • Electric central heating
  • Air conditioning
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • Satellite TV
  • Wi-fi on request (at cost)
  • Shared tennis court
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Sun loungers
  • All linen for hire
  • No smoking.

WAS
NOW
£299-£739
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
5
Pets
0
Gargas Ref: FPV277

Outdoor swimming pool and paddling pool

Vaucluse

This stone-built Provencal holiday home has a beautiful outdoor swimming pool (open May-Sep) and paddling pool with health space. Tucked away out of sight between the Mont Ventoux and the Luberon, it is located near a lake in a quiet setting with playgrounds and picnic areas, a paradise for children.

Very close to the bustling town of Apt, it is the ideal starting point to visit nearby attractions, such as Gordes, Bonnieux, Menerbes, Colorado Rustrel, the village of Bories, Senanque Abbey and Silvergues, the ’village at the end of the world’.

The Villars golf course has a superb 1km course from a beautiful hilltop village setting.

Shop 3km, restaurant 500m.

Ground floor: Shower room with toilet, bidet and basin, bathroom with bidet and basin (no toilet), shower room with bidet and basin (no toilet), 2 separate toilets, 5 bedrooms: 3 double, 1 twin, 1 single. First floor: Lounge, dining room, kitchen/diner.

Oil heaters, open fire in lounge (no fuel provided), all other fuel at cost, power included in rent, cot, highchair, colour TV (French channels only), DVD player, washing machine, dishwasher, freezer, microwave, garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, ample parking. Sorry, no pets. NB: Turning stairs to first floor. Stone steps up to terrace and entrance.

WAS
NOW
£680-£1689
Shortlist
Grade Grading pending
Sleeps
7
Bedrooms
4
Pets
2

Private outdoor swimming pool

Dordogne

This detached and very spacious holiday home features a large conservatory and a private outdoor swimming pool (72m², open mid May-Sep). The property is situated in an elevated position on the edge of a peaceful village, and is within 500m of the river, baker and post office. The gardens and lawns are very attractive, with many shrubs, walnut trees and a fish pond. There are good walks from the doorstep, and just 8km away is Villebois-Lavalette, with its weekly market, supermarket and cafés.

Its position on the Dordogne/Charente border makes for easy access to many historic towns and villages, including Mareuil, 9km, with its château, restaurants, shops and bank, Brantôme, 28km, with canoe hire, riverside restaurants and a Friday market, Riberac and Angoulême, 29km.

There is a lake at Saint-Estèphe, 34km, with beach, children’s play areas and woodland. Périgueux, 55km, is a cathedral city with all facilities, and is well worth a visit. This is an excellent choice for a peaceful and relaxing holiday in a very pretty area.

Shop and restaurant 8km.

Ground floor: Lounge, kitchen/diner, conservatory, bathroom with basin (no toilet), separate toilet and basin, 1 double bedroom. First floor: Bathroom with shower over bath, toilet and basin, separate toilet and basin, 3 bedrooms: 2 double, 1 single.

Central heating, all fuel at cost, power included in rent, bed linen included in rent, cot, highchair, colour satellite TV, DVD player, CD player, washing machine, freezer, microwave, garden, terrace, garden furniture, barbecue, ample parking. One pet welcome. NB: Sloping ceilings in some rooms. Steps to pool area. Pond in garden.

WAS
NOW
£351-£1269
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