Villas, chateaux, French estates and fairy tale castles in France

Home to historic cities, awe-inspiring mountain ranges, and quaint seaside towns, France is one of the most visited destinations in the world.

Luxury Holidays in France

A country steeped in history, France is one of the most visited countries on the planet; and it’s easy to see why! With amazing cities, quaint seaside villages and awe-inspiring mountain ranges, France has everything you could possibly want from a group holiday in Western Europe. Our range of big houses, villas and ski-chalets will leave you spoilt for choice.

Incorporating what you may think are several different worlds with its wide ranges of different environments, France has so many different holiday options all within a single country.

Paris is world-renowned as one of the most brilliant cities available. A leader in the fields of fashion, culture and food, France’s capital is undoubtedly a ‘must-visit’ for anyone who considers themselves a well-travelled individual. Perfect to explore as a group, you can take in the wonderful sights of the Eiffel Tower, the Arc de Triomphe or even the brilliant Notre-Dame.

If you’re looking for adventure then the south of France has it in abundance. The mountain ranges of the Alps and Pyrenees offer superb skiing opportunities, whilst the west coast that faces out onto the Bay of Biscay give those who wishing to ride the waves of the Atlantic Ocean a fantastic base from which to start their surfing trip.

Whilst it may be the city of Paris and the southern climate that are the well-known holiday destinations for people visiting here, the rest of the country has plenty to offer. The centre of France is full of history, ranging from the ruins of Roman castles to the stunning cathedrals dotted around the likes of Chartres. If you venture further east then you’ll find the vineyards that the region is so famous for and perhaps you might be able to sample one of the local tipples in a locations such as Burgundy! With so many brilliant things to see and do in this country there’s only one thing left to do – Get here!

Featured in France

La Julerie
La Julerie
Cote d'Armor, Brittany
Sleeps: 24 Bedrooms: 10
The Stone Farmhouse
The Stone Farmhouse
Manche, Normandy
Sleeps: 14 Bedrooms: 6
The Manor House and Cottage
The Manor House and Cottage
Manche, Normandy
Sleeps: 22 Bedrooms: 11

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Written by: Sarah Christopher

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