We have hundreds of self catering holiday homes in France for you to choose from. If you are looking for villas in France we have a wide choice of French villa holidays to choose from. We also offer cottage holidays in France as well as a large selection of self catering gites in France. Our holiday homes in France are ideal for family holidays and offer great value for money should you be on a tight budget for your self catering holiday in France. We offer a wide range of family holiday homes in most regions of France with many different types of French properties to choose from.
Self catering in France is a great way to experience the real France from beautiful sandy beaches in the south of France to fashionable city living with apartments in Paris.
If its a nature holiday or a camping holiday in France you are after, France offers some of the most wonderful countryside in the world and with one of our self catering French country cottages, you are sure to have a wonderfully relaxing self catering holiday in the French countryside doing as much or as little as you please.
France is also famous for its wines, French food and most notably, champagne. In fact, France introduced champagne to the world so be sure to sample the delights of their French wines and champagne during your self catering holiday in France.
Paris is very popular with couples for romantic short breaks or last minute weekend breaks to Paris. We offer lots of studios and apartments in Paris, France. Browse through our French holiday location links to find lots of apartments in Paris options.
French Holidays on a Budget
A lot of people are under the impression that to holiday in France you need a big budget. This is not true at all, at least not with our owner's holiday homes in France. With all the cheap flights and cheap ferry tickets to France now available, it has never been easier or cheaper to take a family holiday in France.
Using our holiday homes in France advanced search facility, you can select villas in France, apartments in Paris, self catering country cottages and gites in France that stay within your holiday budget. Simply enter the maximum weekly amount you want to pay, select the region of France you want to holiday. Select a French property type, villa, apartment, cottage, gite, whatever your searching for, and click on the search button. Our system will return all the holiday homes in France that stay within your set weekly holiday budget. All you have to do then is to look at the search results and click on the apartments in Paris, villas in France, or the self catering gites, country cotages and the other types of properties you like and contact the property owner directly.
Self-catering in France Holiday Destinations
As you can see from our holiday rentals in France search results, we offer self-catering French holidays in all regions of France. Click on any location link to view holiday rentals in France from French villas, apartment rentals in France, gites in France, French country cottages to apartments in Paris and much more.
Aquitaine region is located in the of south of France and includes locations Lot-et-Garonne, Dordogne, Gironde, Pyrenees-Atlantiques and Landes. The Aquitaine regions borders with the Basque country in Northern Spain and is well known for the Landes regional park and its Bordeaux wines. If you are looking for a wine tasting holiday, then the Aquitaine region of France is most definitely for you and offers a great choice of gites in France and French country cottages. There are also numerous rivers in this region which are considered to be safe for a wide range of water sports. However, as with any river based water sport activity, always heed local warning signs and advice, and seek professional assistance at all times.
Cote d'Azur - Riviera region, also known as the French Riviera, consists of the Alps-Maritimes Valleys area, Cannes - Grasse - Antibes, Menton area and Nice area. The whole region of the Cote d' Azur Riviera is a very popular French holiday destination with people from all over the world, particularly with the rich and famous. The region is situated in the South of France and borders with the Piedmont region of northern Italy. The area offers an abundance of sandy beaches, sophistication and glamour, great shopping and nightlife, water activity, skiing as well as offering quiet relaxing countryside with nature reserves. If history is what you seek, the area is also known for its Greek and Roman history.
Cote d'Azur - Provence region sits alongside the Cote d' Azur Riviera and offers a lots of different types of French holiday rentals direct from the owners. The region is made up of Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhone, Hautes-Alpes, Var and Vaucluse. We list self catering rentals in the wonderful Provence countryside known for its vineyards, Roman ruins, lavender fields and its olive groves.
Along the Mediterranean coast there are some world famous beach resorts such as the very popular St. Tropez, which is a hotspot French holiday destination with famous movie stars. The French Riviera offers lots of sandy beaches, glamorous nightlife and shopping and wonderful restaurants. Cannes, situated on the shores of the Bay of La Napoule, is probably most famous worldwide for the Cannes Film Festival, which is held in May every year. While in Canne be sure to take a relaxing stroll along the palm tree lined La Croisette promenade.
Nice (Queen of the Riviera) is another popular holiday destinations which is located on the Baie des Angesand. Nice has 15 well maintained public and private beaches. There are regular checks on the sea water and according to European standards, beaches and sea water in Nice, France are of a high standard.
During the Christmas period the main street of Nice is illuminated with thousands of Christmas lights which creates a really wonderful atmosphere. If shopping is your thing then you will love shopping in Nice. Visit the Old Town of Nice for a great selection of jewellery shops, boutiques, craftwork shops, department stores and much more with some shops even staying open 24 hours.
Monaco, famous for Prince Rainier who married Grace Kelly, the Monte Carlo grand prix which races through the narrow streets of Monte Carlo and La Condamine. In Monte Carlo's famous harbour you will see the fabulous yachts belonging to some of the worlds rich and famous.
Languedoc-Roussillon region is in southern France is made up of five areas, Aude, Gard, Herault, Lozere and Pyrenees-Orientales. The region has has plenty of wine vineyards, medieval towns and is not as densely populated as other regions of France but nonetheless, the Languedoc Roussillon region does have some beautifully fascinating cities such as Carcassonne and Limoux in the Aude area and Montpellier in the Herault area.
Paris, one of the most popular cities in the world for romantic short breaks. The Paris is most famous for the Eiffel Tower, which is without doubt, one of the most famous monuments in the world. Take the lift to the top of experience breathtaking views of the whole of Paris. Staying in Paris for the first time can be a bit daunting. The city is covered in stunning beauty and history.
Things To Do In Paris
Be sure to visit the Notre Dame Cathedral. You must take a walk down the Avenue des Champs-Elysées. Take a lift ride up the Eiffel and experience the stunning Paris views. Visit the Centre Georges Pompidou art museum. No holiday or weekend break in Paris would be complete without a weekend in Disneyland Paris. Explore the winding streets of the Latin Quarter. Take a boat ride on the Seine river and the canals and waterways of Paris and you will see the hidden side of Paris.
There is simply too much to do and see in Paris that we would need a whole web site to properly tell you about it all. The best thing to do is browse our listings Paris apartments, Studio apartments and 1 bedroom apartments in Paris, book direct with the apartment owner and experience Paris firsthand for yourself.
Poitou-Charentes region is in western France and was formed in 1956 and is made up of four areas, Charente, Charente-Maritime, Deux-Sevres and Vienne. Apart from the Mediterranean coastal areas, the coastal area of the Poitou-Charentes region, which includes the towns of Rocheford, Royan and La Rochelle, receives more sun that any other part of France making Poitou-Charentes region ideal for holiday rentals in France