A collection of 200+ villas, beach houses and family parks in Aquitaine, SW France - all properties personally vetted. Alternative Aquitaine offer a personalised service, trustworthy descriptions, a close relationship with owners, local managers in France, chef, housekeeper, surf school and online booking for selected rentals. Aquitaine's coastline includes classic surf and sand holidays (Hossegor, Moliets, Lacanau, Biscarrosse) and under-stated sophistication (Cap Ferret, Biarritz, St Jean de Luz, Ile de Re, Arcachon).
Luxury villas worldwide, including luxury villas with staff. The Firefly Collection is a cherry-picked selection, many with their own team of staff, (chef, butler and daily housekeeping), or offering a tailored service with staff levels customise to suit client preferences. Firefly's French villa collection includes destinations across the country, from rustic villages in Provence to glamorous locations on the Riviera, or wide sandy beaches in Launguedoc in SW France.
Select from a choice of over 300 villas, holiday homes and apartments right across France, from Paris penthouses to villas on the Med. Use the given search as your start point, then drill down using the filters offered.
James Villa Holidays Featured Site
A vast collection of handpicked French villas, gites, holiday homes, apartments and town houses across the country – with special collections of villas covering the Cote d'Azur, Provence and the South of France.
Oliver's Travels Featured Site
Looking for a luxury villa in France? Or perhaps a large French holiday home for a group or family gathering? This is the place! Oliver's Travels have an excellent selection of handpicked luxury villas and holiday homes for discerning travellers; villas of all sizes, but with larger properties featuring well in particular.
Pierre & Vacances
Pierre & Vacances make holiday rentals in France easy. Offering a great selection of properties – from winter ski and summer holiday homes high in the mountains to summer villas by beautiful beaches on the coast.
located: Somme, France
self-catering | sleeps:6 | bedrooms:3
Rose Cottage is a pretty, 3-bedroom self-catering holiday home in the historic village of Longueval. With its location in the heart of the Somme Battlefield the cottage would suit visitors interested in military history and World War battlefields. The cottage backs onto Delville Wood and there many famous battle sites within easy walking. The Thiepval Memorial to the Missing and the garrison town of Albert are also close by.
located: Auvergne, France
self-catering | sleeps:2/4 | bedrooms:1/2
Six self-contained self-catering holiday apartments of various sizes and layouts located close to the centre of Le Mont-Dore in Auvergne.
South France Holiday Villas
located: Hampshire, UK
Hand-picked luxury holiday homes and villa rentals in the South of France, with options to suit any budget. Areas covered include Provence, Languedoc, and the Cote d'Azur; within easy reach of beautiful Mediterranean beaches. All properties are inspected by a member of their Languedoc-based team.
Villa Grace Dieu
located: Provence, France
self-catering | sleeps:13 | bedrooms:6
Villa in Provence (16km west of Toulon) in the South of France, sleeping 13 guests. The villa has air conditioning, a large private swimming pool and tennis court.
FRANCE: Luxury villas in Provence & Alpes
A special selection of luxury villas in Provence and Alpes, in South West France – an area bordered by the both the mountains of the Alpes and the Mediterranean coast, and where you can even ski in the morning and sunbathe in the afternoon!
This selection is offering a choice from a range of self-catering holiday homes in Provence and Alpes, from rustic farmhouses to luxury villas, many with their own pools and a range of additional facilities. These properties are suitable for groups from six up to twenty-six guests, some of which include exclusive 'Extras' like complimentary welcome hampers or catering and driving services.
Villas in France for activity holidays
French self-catering accommodation for adventure, activity and special interest holidays; this article looks at the options on the coast for watersports, golf and beach activity holidays; and inland in the countryside and in the mountains for lovers of mountain sports, skiing, cycling or walking. MORE»