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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Dordogne / Mauzens-et-Miremont

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £36 / night

£250 - £400 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
large light and airy 3 bedroomed perigordian apartment. Very family friendly with splash pool and games room with billiards, table tennis and table football and toys. Close to all Les Eyzies, Bergerac Lascaux etc. Great value for money. Rural but close to shops. Th  …see more


6 Nov 2014

5/5

"Perfect Location"

Great place with everything you could possibly need.Lots to do,the barn is amazing with all the games. Perfect hosts with great ideas for days out. My 15 yr daughter and 9 yr son had a great time and … More


16 Sep 2013

5/5

"Fabulous - well equipped, homely and great hosts!"

Our favourite overall accommodation out of four very good locations. Lots of space, lovely bedrooms, good kitchen and a lovely lounge/dining room. Outside space is a little compact, but the games room… More


26 Jul 2013

5/5

"Great holiday!"

My husband and I and our two young daughters spent two weeks in La Fargeotte in July 2013. We were very impressed by the property and really enjoyed our holiday there. Paul and Jill were extremely… More

We are so glad you enjoyed your time here. It was a delight to meet you all and we smile every time we think of your beautiful girls. We really hope to see you again in the future.

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Very Good 4/5 

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Tarn / Cordes sur Ciel

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Very Good 4/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £51 / night

£351 - £745 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Les Grivats spacious gite(130m2) with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms within the stone built former barn. 3 key and 3 * labelled . You have use of a11 x 6 swimming pool in summer and & separate Hot Tub/Spa other seasons. Located in the Tarn, 76km from Toulouse airport. bed  …see more


24 Aug 2014

4/5

"Reposant et attachant"

Avre de paix et de repos assuré. Point de vu magnifique au petit déjeuné, propriétaire adorable, tres bon séjour malgré le temps pas assé clément à la piscine. Jacuzzi ouvert pour l'hiver. … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Marennes / Le Gua

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 3

Very Good 4.5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £36 / night

£250 - £400 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Delightful two bedroom, detached holiday home situated on a private lane. Ideal for couples or small family. Easy access to beaches, Royan, Ile d' 'Oleron, La Rochelle, Saintes and Cognac. Excellent location for touring this part of France.  …see more


14 Sep 2014

5/5

"a dream home-from-home"

Beautiful cottage with absolutely everything you could wish for. Ideally placed in a small , tranquil village with everything you need a short cycle or a few minutes drive away.lots of interesting pla… More


26 Apr 2014

5/5

"Lovely, warm, relaxing Spring break"

Lovely early season break. Surprisingly good weather and blue skies for April. Highlights included a trip out to the Charente beyond Saintes to Chanier for a pleasant walk and to see an ancient, derel… More


3 Aug 2013

5/5

"Home from Home!"

This house is so well equipped and comfortable it immediately made us feel at home. We enjoyed using the bicycles to explore around the village. The area is lovely, and there are lots of suggestions a… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Haute-Garonne / Bagneres-de-Luchon

Gite / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £68 / night

£475 - £657 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ski
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Proche de 2 stations de skis,d'un centre de balnéothérapie,et d'un établissement thermal proposant le seul vaporarium naturel en europe tout est prévu pour passer des vacances en toute détente .Le gîte est situé a 7 km de toute commerces.  …see more


8 Aug 2015

5/5

"klasse gite in de pyreneeën"

voor diegenen die in de zomer de Pyreneeën eens willen bezoeken in de omgeving van Luchon, is deze gite zeker een aanrader... 4 slaapkamers 8 personen.. en voor de rest alles aanwezig, maar dan ook a… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dordogne / Villefranche-de-Lonchat

Gite / 5 Bedrooms / sleeps 10

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £84 / night

£584 - £1920 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Le Manoir estate extends to 98 acres, with a private swimming pool, hidden valley, 3 fishing lakes, fields and woods - perfect for families, friends, groups, weddings & celebrations. New: Horse riding on site. 2 minutes from sandy beach, fountain and swimming lake. Free  …see more


20 Jul 2015

5/5

"Fantastic family holiday in Rural France"

To say this exceeded our expectations would be an understatement. We were really looking forward to a different holiday in the countryside enjoying the sights and sounds of wildlife (all are here) but… More


29 Jun 2015

5/5

"Comfortable and well appointed House with friendly and helpful owner"

The House is large and comfortable - all 6 bedrooms are en suite - and cool when the going is hot. The kitchen is well supplied with high quality cooking utensils, crockery, glasses, cutlery and excel… More


3 Sep 2014

5/5

"Tranquil paradise great accommodation for fun and relaxation"

11 of our family stayed here for a week at the end of July 2014, ranging from a 1 year old, twin 10 year old boys, a number of errm thirty-somethings(!) and the folks. The house itself is beautiful w… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Aude / Castelnaudary

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £46 / night

£320 - £620 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
La Borde, a charming, traditional farming domaine, dating back to the 13th Century. Set in more than 11 acres amidst beautiful verdant, rolling countryside with views to the Pyrénéan Mountains.  …see more


18 Sep 2013

5/5

"The best holiday we've had, amazing place."

This is the second time we've been here. This time we were welcomed by Anais, Louis and family, new owners. They are fantastic hosts, very welcoming and friendly. If you have a young family as we do y… More


5 Sep 2013

5/5

"See you again next year"

During the past 5 years we have spent our family summer holidays in a variety of French gites. After visiting La Borde, I can safely say this is by far the best we have visited. The location, the peac… More


22 Jun 2012

5/5

"We found a place to return to for many a year to come"

We 'found' Bob & Lynn's secluded Gite's after a friend stayed in 2010, and we visited in June 2011. We loved the sprawling barn, all the dogs, and most of all the hospitality of our hosts, who were ex… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Aude / Castelnaudary

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £46 / night

£320 - £620 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
La Borde, a charming, traditional farming domaine, dating back to the 13th Century. Set in more than 11 acres amidst beautiful verdant, rolling countryside with views to the Pyrénéan Mountains.  …see more


11 Jul 2014

5/5

"Perfect setting for a very relaxing holiday"

We booked the gite as needed accommodation to attend a wedding in the area and had decided to make a holiday of it! We were made very welcome and had booked a meal that night which after a long drive… More


5 Sep 2013

5/5

"A little piece of heaven!"

This was our first trip to this part of France. We were taking my elderly Mother who has mobility problems (86 years old) and our teenage son (aged 14) so it felt a risky business! However, we need no… More


27 Aug 2013

5/5

"So good that we have booked it again for next year!"

Le Grenier a Foin offers excellent accommodation either for just a couple or a family. It is fully equipped with everything you need and is very comfortable and spacious with 2 bathrooms for 2 bedroom… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Haute-Vienne / Saint-Mathieu

Gite / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £53 / night

£365 - £584 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
1846 stone barn sympathetically converted with 4 ensuite double/twin bedrooms and large open plan living/dining area with fully equipped kitchen & free WiFi. Private terrace/garden. Great for families or groups of friends. Catered House Parties or B&B also available. Th  …see more


13 Jun 2014

5/5

"Another Excellent Stay"

Once again we stayed at L'Hirondelle and it was as good as ever. The gite is comfortable well proportioned and in a wonderfully tranquil setting but only just a 2 minute drive from the village of St.… More


27 Sep 2013

5/5

"Clean and Well Equipped Gite, Helpful and Friendly Hosts"

This being our second visit here we knew that it would be excellent. Gail and Chris have made a number of alterations, which have improved the layout no end. They are so kind in keeping us infor… More


8 Sep 2013

5/5

"Fabulous family holiday"

Two wonderful weeks with Chris and Gail. The location is beautiful, the gite fabulous and family friendly, the hosts fantastic. Chris and Gail very welcoming and super supportive when we had a car cri… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Maine et Loire / Breil

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

5 Nights min stay

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from £47 / night

£329 - £367 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Charming accommodation in a tastefully converted grenier and stable. Sleeps four people (plus 2 children). Annexe with double bed & bathroom also available (enquire). La Bergerie also available, see Home 491510 in location search. A perfect base for for the chateau  …see more


13 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fabulous escapism"

Took my 10 and 13 year old and partner to escape technology and alarm clocks, I was a little unsure at first but couldn't have been more right, had the most chilled out fabulous time. Fresh chicken e… More


23 Aug 2013

5/5

"A lovely peaceful rural property suitable for cycling and walking"

We had a most enjoyable 9 day stay at La Moussette in July 2013. The accommodation was very comfortable and lacked nothing. The location was stunning in lovely rural countryside just outside of the p… More


6 Aug 2012

5/5

"Very friendly and quaint place to stay but handy for the Loire Valley wine routes"

This is our second stay with Adrian and Sally. On both occasions they have been friendly and helpful, always around for a chat about what is available in the area. When you arrive you get a free box o… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Cheronnac / La Grue

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £61 / night

£425 - £635 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Converted farmhouse in a rural hamlet. Three large bedrooms one en suite, lounge, kitchen / dining area and garden with BBQ. Quiet secluded garden with great views. Ideal for people who love outdoor pursuits. Children and pets welcome.WiFi available. UK TV package. Ful  …see more


24 Jun 2014

5/5

"Perfect home from home"

This is one of the best and well equipped gites I have stayed in over the past seven years that I have been visiting Limousin. Ron and Jackie are very welcoming hosts, the views are stunning, and is i… More

Thank you it was lovely seeing you and we hope to see you again


7 Sep 2013

5/5

"Already booked for next year!"

Our family has stayed at this gite twice now just this year! Ron and jackie are lovely people, were very welcoming both times and were always on hand when needed. The gite is situated in a quiet hamle… More

Thanks for the review, glad you were happy with the gite and that you liked the area, and see you next year


6 Aug 2013

5/5

"LARGE HOMELY GITE IN A FAB LOCATION"

Myself, husband and 5 teenagers stayed here for 1 week and we all loved the relaxed atmosphere of the gite and it's location. we had bbq's most nights and there is a large area to play ball games or, … More

Good to know that you enjoyed yourself and the gite was up to your specifications. The good weather is always a bonus when you are on holiday, but unfortunately I can't control that. Water pressure has always been a problem but have again written to the water company to see if anything can be done, so we will wait and see what happens, but nothing happens overnight here.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Manche / La Haye-du-Puits

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £31 / night

£216 - £420 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Rustic Normandie Gîte situated on the Cotentin peninsula, close to the popular market town of La-Haye-Du-Puits. Countryside location set in its own enclosed garden, perfect for a relaxing holiday.  …see more


2 Feb 2015

5/5

"A perfect location and lovely accomodation and hosts"

The gite has everything we needed for a cosy winter holiday exploring the beaches and countryside of Normandy. The owners are very kind and helpful with a great deal of local knowledge and advise. We… More


12 Nov 2014

5/5

"The best holiday home we have stayed in!"

La Bucaille is a very well furnished comfortable gite. It's more like a home than a holiday let. It is well maintained and very clean. The Sky TV and WiFi are really useful and the welcome basket is … More


31 Oct 2013

5/5

"Simply the best"

We have over the last 45 years stayed in cottages and gites in England and France this one without doubt is the best. We were lucky enough to find this gem of a caravan site 3 years back when we came … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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from £33 / night

£230 - £438 / week

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Holiday gite in Uzes

Gard / Uzes

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

5 Nights min stay

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from £33 / night

£230 - £438 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 75 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
A charming Gite in a traditional stone house in a village 25 kms from Uzes and 6 kms from the Pont du Gard. Easy access to Avignon, Nimes, Uzes, Arles and the Camargues. In the heart of Cote du Rhone wine country. Secure parking and private courtyard with b-b-q.  …see more


24 May 2014

5/5

"Delightful"

We stayed here with another couple and all found it delightful. There was ample room for four. The village is extremely quiet but, with a car is well placed to visit many places of interest. Walking … More


12 May 2013

5/5

"Fantastic location"

A lovely gite to relax in, in a small village which was very convenient for sightseeing in an area rich in Roman sights in particular. Being so close to Pont du Gard, and having use of a season ticket… More


22 Sep 2012

5/5

"Fantastic central location in the middle of the sights of the Gard"

There is so much to see in the Gard that our week stay wasn't nearly long enough to see everything - and this gite is brilliantly located near to everything whilst being in a lovely stone village. The… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Sarthe / Disse-sous-le-Lude

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £54 / night

£375 - £550 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 50 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
La Cerniere offers a high end specification, 2-bedroomed family holiday home and a 7 bed static caravan. Both fully equipped with everything you need to truly call the experience a 'home from home' sat in an tranquil, rural, setting in the heart of the Loire Valley. S  …see more


22 May 2015

5/5

"I didn't want to leave so retired and moved here permanently!"

I visited La Cerniere in April 2014 for a month and enjoyed the relaxing stress free way of life so much so I took early retirement and moved into the small gite permanently. It is like living in para… More

Thank you neighbour


21 May 2015

5/5

"Très agréable séjour et super jardin pour les enfants"

Nous avons passé un très agréable séjour à la Cerniére. Tout est neuf (nous étions les premiers locataires) et la maison est très bien aménagé. L'équipement est très bon : tout ce qu'il fa… More

Merci beaucoup pour votre comments. Vous á tres gentile et bienvenue tout le jours. Lesley et Paul

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Excellent 5/5 

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Pas-de-Calais / Hesdin

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £38 / night

£262 - £415 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 27 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Beautiful converted barn, spacious accommodation with a stunning double height kitchen/diner. Original beams maintain the charm and character of this 150 year old property set in a pretty village on the banks of the river Authie, 1 hr:15mins from Calais  …see more


3 Jul 2015

5/5

"Just Perfect"

We have just returned from our second visit to Les Hautes. We have had the most relaxing holiday, it was even better than last time. The gite is immaculate you feel at home the moment you walk in. … More

We are so happy that you had a relaxing stay with us. We do enjoy providing our guests a clean and comfortable place to stay and relax, and also enjoy everything our lovely home/region offer. It is a great compliment when guests return to stay with us again, thank you!


23 May 2015

5/5

"A wonderful, relaxing stay."

If its relaxation your after, this is the place to stay. A high quality gite in a quiet village but not far from towns and beaches. With good parking, a large south facing garden and a bar/restaurant … More

Thank you so much for your great review We aim to provide our guests with a clean, comfortable and quality place to spend their well earned holiday We are very Happy that you found les Hautes enjoyable and hope to see you here again


13 Jul 2014

5/5

"Lovely Gite in peaceful village"

We had a great stay in 'les Hautes'. The gite was clean, comfortable and well equipped. Val and Don were superb hosts.… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Mayenne / Pre-en-Pail

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £39 / night

£270 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
If you are looking for tranquility, this is the place to come. Lots of places of interest, from chateau's, markets, tour the local cheese factory, or perhaps wine tasting, all here on your doorstep. We now have bikes available for our guests to use.  …see more


9 Apr 2015

5/5

"A beautiful gite and a very warm welcome from the owners."

A friend told me of this gite and the friendly expats who own it. So, passing nearby on my way home lower in France I phoned them on the off chance it would be empty and I could break my journey. The … More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Bearn / Pau

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Very Good 4/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £29 / night

£198 - £271 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Location à la journée possible : 65 euros (minimum 2 nuits) A 500m de Bordes et de SAFRAN (Turbomeca), à 8 kms de Pau et 30 kms de Lourdes. A moins d'une heure des stations de ski et à 1h15 de la mer et de la frontière espagnole.  …see more


9 Nov 2014

4/5

"A great holiday retreat"

I sent a couple of emails to the owners before our holiday and these were answered very quickly. The property itself is in a small cul de sac and is close to a supermarket but more importantly an exc… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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from £81 / night

£563 - £1125 / week

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Gite rental in Carlux

Dordogne / Carlux

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £81 / night

£563 - £1125 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Paradise Made in Périgord: • Houses Nested in verdant & peaceful area • Close to the Medieval town of SARLAT • Several independent Cottages suitable for 2>16 pers. • From Sept. to June discount 2 Weeks= -20% 3 Weeks= -40% & 4= -50% + an Heated Pool from May to  …see more


8 Oct 2014

5/5

"Wonderful Cottage in Simeyrols"

My husband and I rented the small cottage on this property for one week in September and had a fabulous time. September and October offer warm, sunny weather (75-82F), and the towns are not crowded s… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Cotes-d'Armor / Caurel

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £58 / night

£400 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
The Tour de France is passing the door on the 11th July. Fishing is popular in the area, as is photography, walking, cycling, bird-watching and walking. LAC DE GUERLEDAN is accessible directly from our grounds and offers a fishing, lakeside bar and creperie.  …see more


7 Jan 2015

5/5

"Very quite, very clean,very relaxing."

Great Local fishing Great walks Owners have a decade of local knowledge Fresh mussels at local restaurant well worth a try… More


18 Nov 2014

5/5

"Lovely relaxing holiday in beautiful area"

We were made extremely welcome by the proprietors and their lovely family who could not have done any more to help us. There are many interesting places to visit nearby including the beautiful Lac de … More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Saumur / St Leger de Montbrillais

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £48 / night

£335 - £435 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
La Grange d’Henri is a cosy gite set in a pretty wine village between Saumur & Chinon, (breakfast & supper available). Birdsong, scenic vineyard walks & cycle paths. Secure parking, wifi & private terrace. Markets, restaurants, Val de Loire châteaux & attractions.  …see more


1 Apr 2015

5/5

"Peace and quiet in this delightful spotlessly clean accommodation with a warm welcome from Jane and Gerald"

Expect a warm welcome from Sarah-Jane and Gerald at this delightful spotlessly clean gite. A peaceful location with opportunities to walk on well signed routes through the villages and vineyards to th… More


25 Sep 2014

5/5

"A hidden gem!"

When we finally arrived mid evening we were greeted warmly by Sarah-Jane to our delightful 'home for the week' La Grange d'Henri. Every detail has been carefully thought of from plenty of loo rolls to… More


7 Sep 2014

5/5

"Excellent choice of gite for a visit to the Loire Valley"

Just returned from a wonderful relaxing week at La Grange D'Henri! We received a very warm welcome from the owner Sarah-Jane, and found the Gite and surrounding gardens were presented to a very high s… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Montbron / Menet

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £42 / night

£292 - £384 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 19 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Stunning Location. Self Catering Gite in Charente France, Stunning views from terrace bar of the river Tardoire, approx 1 km from shopping facilities, bars and restaurants and lakeside beach only 12 km away. Ideal for Golf, Cycling, Walking, Fishing, Canoeing, Wildlife.  …see more


20 Aug 2015

5/5

"Fantastic Gite in a fantastic location - very relaxing"

My husband and I, along with family friends (2 adults and 2 children) stayed in the Gite for a week during August. Everyone loved the Gite and the location. The Gite itself is clean and tidy and mos… More


3 Jun 2015

5/5

"Little piece of heaven!!"

Fantastic gite in a beautiful location,wonderful hosts who could not do enough for us. Wonderful walks ...only 15 to 20 minutes to Montbron the nearest town.Nice Italian restaurant and a few cafe bars… More


25 Mar 2015

5/5

"Good accomodation in a lovely location with great hosts."

This was a lovely gite in a truly wonderful location next to the river. Gite was comfortable and clean and perfect as a base for exploring the area. Montbron is a lovely town within walking distance… More

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Very Good 4/5 

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Porto-Vecchio / Araggio

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £44 / night

£307 - £840 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Gite pour 4 à 6 personnes dans résidence familiale de 6 locations à réserver aux amoureux du calme et de la nature. Nous sommes à 7 km au nord de Porto-Vecchio, 10 km des premières plages ( Saint-Cyprien, Pinarello), 30 km de l'aéroport de Figari et 35 km de Bon  …see more


14 Jun 2015

4/5

"ein gelungener Urlaub"

Die Ferienanlage wird von einem Ehepaar betrieben. Man merkt, dass beide bemüht sind einen schönen Aufenthalt zu bieten. Die Bepflanzung der Anlage wird regelmäßig gegossen und gepflegt, so dass d… More

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Good 3.5/5 

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Porto-Vecchio / Araggio

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Good 3.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £54 / night

£373 - £1022 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Gite pour 6 personnes dans une résidence familiale de 6 locations à réserver aux amoureux du calme et de la nature. Nous sommes à 7 km au nord de Porto-Vecchio, 10 km des premières plages ( Saint-Cyprien, Pinarello), 30 km de l'aéroport de Figari et 35 km de Boni  …see more


6 Nov 2014

4/5

"BEL ENDROIT"

Bel endroit très calme bien arbore et très bien situe. Les maisonnettes sont très bien équipées ,et intimistes. Peut etre la clim peut manquer par grande chaleur. La piscine chauffée est très… More


24 Aug 2015

3/5

"Goede standaard accomodatie"

Goede standaard accommodatie. Huisje ruim genoeg, maar niet erg groot. Bedden zijn vrij hard, maar de douchestraal gelukkig ook! Omgeving is erg rustig, dus een auto is een must om ergens te komen. … More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Basse-Terre Island / Deshaies

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

Very Good 4.5/5 

Short stays welcome

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from £40 / night

£274 - £333 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Gîtes Soleil Couchant à Deshaies Guadeloupe, des locations de vacances entre mer et montagne, calme et tranquille, tout confort, d'une très grande propreté. Des couleurs vitaminées pour chaque gîte, souriantes, lumineuses et accueillantes ! Page "Services" du si  …see more


3 Aug 2015

5/5

"Top qualité et accueil !"

Bonjour, je fais une recommandation enthousiaste de ce gîte du fait de : son calme, l'accueil sincère, les logements très bien tenus, la déco colorée, l'équipement parfait, l'accès à la plage … More


29 Jan 2015

5/5

"EXCELLENT"

Très bon accueil,chaleureux,accueillant et très disponible.Gite super bien équipé et très confortable et s'il vous manque quelque chose DOMINIQUE est toujours disponible pour vous dépanner.Cadre… More


15 Mar 2015

4/5

"A recommander"

Séjour en janvier 2015.Accueil sympa.Bungalows spacieux,propres,sans vis à vis,sont parfaitement équipés.L'endroit est calme et paisible au milieu d'un magnifique jardin tropical. Plage superbe à… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Cote d'Or / Baulme-la-Roche

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £126 / night

£876 - £1022 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Gite de charme en Cöte d'Or (8 personnes maxi) dans un parc clos équipé d'une piscine chauffée, d'un court de tennis de balançoires et de salons de jardins. Au coeur de la Bourgogne s'offre un panel complet d'animations culturelles, touristiques et sportives.  …see more


9 Aug 2014

5/5

"Excellent facilities in a stunning setting."

This is not the place for anyone liking night-life or crowds of people with which to mix. The nearest shops/facilities are 15 minutes away by car. However, if you prefer tranquility with no noise or… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Calvados / Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £58 / night

£402 - £949 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
piscine extérieure chauffée et couverte, jardin, terrasse proche des sites touristiques, chateaux, plages du débarquement, monuments, jardins randonnée, équitation, canoé-kayak, plages, baptême de l'air Calme, repos, nature campagne Le domaine est clos et sécur  …see more


11 Aug 2015

5/5

"Lovely location for Normandy sites"

Really lovely welcome from Martine and her husband when we arrived. La Grange was spotlessly clean on arrival. Martine looked after us well, and made sure we had everything we needed throughout our st… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Calvados / Saint-Pierre-sur-Dives

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £47 / night

£329 - £584 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
Campagne, village, calme repos, nature, , randonnée, équitation,Golf, Canoë-Kayak, plages Tourisme - Les plages du débarquements, Caen, les jardins, les châteaux Deauville, Trouville, Honfleur etc.... proche de la Suisse Normande et du Haras du Pin La Gastronomie -  …see more


10 Apr 2015

5/5

"The nicest hosts in France"

We had an amazing time in this Gite. The hosts Michel and Martine were very friendly and inviting. The GIte contained more than we exppected and were even offered fresh eggs from the chickens. The we… More


24 Aug 2014

5/5

"Excellent well equipped Gite with wonderful hosts Michel & Martinez"

The Gite Le Poulailler was a wonderfully Equipped Gite with 3 bedrooms, Dining Area, Kitchen, Bathroom & Toilet which was ample size for a Family of five including 2 teenagers of 17 & 15. Only downf… More


13 Aug 2014

5/5

"Fantastic relaxing holiday"

We have just come back from a fantastic holiday in Courcy at Gite Le Poulailler. Andree-Martine and her husband were there to greet us when we arrived and were really welcoming and friendly. The conve… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Basse-Terre Island / Capesterre-Belle-Eau

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £46 / night

£322 - £395 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children over 5
  • Air conditioning
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
le GÎTE BLEU ,Prestation de Qualité, Ste MARIE, 180° vue mer, loin du tourisme de masse ! Le logement n'est pas équipé pour des bébés !  …see more


26 May 2014

5/5

"Excellente accueil et location"

Une super localisation et un accueil tres chaleureux. Nous avons passé une excellente semaine dans ce gite très propre et soigné. A conseiller… More


11 Jan 2014

5/5

"«Location Location Location»"

En plus de l'excellant rapport qualité-prix de l'appartement, Chantal et Michel nous accueilli de manière chaleureuse et nous ont fait découvrir la richesse de l'histoire et des coutumes de la Guad… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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from £40 / night

£280 - £400 / week

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Holiday gite in Lalinde

Dordogne / Lalinde

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £40 / night

£280 - £400 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
This lovely stone Gite is in a very quiet and tranquil area, yet the village of Lanquais with shop, restaurant, bar and swimming lake is only 1 mile away. Please note there are limited reviews as the property is newly renovated and therefore only just available. Well b  …see more


6 Aug 2014

5/5

"Well-equipped, quiet stone gite in French countryside"

We had a great time at this stone gite in Lanquais. The kitchen is fully equipped, and Lisa had even bought some cheese, bread, coffee and a bottle of wine to welcome us :). The property is clean and … More

Hi, we're delighted you had such a great time and enjoyed your trip. Lanquais village centre is only about a three minute drive away, as is the swimming lake with sandy beach - just in case anyone is worried about how close the amenities are! We hope to welcome you again sometime! Thanks for choosing us.


21 Jul 2014

5/5

"The perfect place to relax"

Le Nid de Faucons is the perfect spot to relax at, with beautiful scenery and stunning sunsets plus amenities not too far away, this gite is perfect if you want to switch off and just enjoy the countr… More


20 May 2014

5/5

"Stunning Conversion done to a very high standard"

Lovely Gite - recently refurbished to a very high standard: very well equipped, everything you need in the beautifully designed kitchen. Comfortable bed and large en suite shower room again done to… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Alpes Maritimes / Speracedes

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £58 / night

£404 - £690 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Sur Place : Piscine privée, Sauna, Jacuzzi en accès libre et illimité. Prestations de Massage Bien-être à tarif préférentiel Un véritable séjour de détente !  …see more


25 Mar 2014

5/5

"SIMPLY HEAVENLY"

Carole's home was just RIGHT for us, sofa bed but very comfortable, compact kitchen with ALL amenities, lovely shower, beautiful views of the valley and the mountains overseeing Speracedes, but the st… More


12 Jan 2014

5/5

"Romantic"

This is a awesome place with great scenic beauty. My husband and I spend 5 romantic days enjoying the mountains and the sea. The weather was comfortable even in december. The stay was all inclusive of… More

We were very pleased to meet you and very pleased to contribute to your romantic journey...


11 Dec 2013

5/5

"Accueil d'excellente qualité et prestations inégalées"

Les appartements sont très sympas et très fonctionnels. Tout le confort est à disposition. Et pour le superflu, Mr et me Dessers se tiennent à notre entière disposition. Le cadre est très rep… More

Nous sommes ravis que votre séjour ait répondu à vos attentes. De notre côté, c'est toujours un plaisir de recevoir des hôtes aussi sympathiques. Nous vous accueillerons à nouveau avec grand plaisir.... Carole, Gérante de La Fountetta

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Excellent 5/5 

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Bergerac / St Emilion

Gite / 6 Bedrooms / sleeps 12

Excellent 5/5 

5 Nights min stay

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from £150 / night

£1050 - £2500 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Le Peyrat is a 6 Bedroom farmhouse. Positioned in 2 acres of mature gardens with a private HEATED pool. Ideal for families , groups, reunions and celebrations. Sample Al fresco dining at Le Peyrat with the local French chef. Treehouse, trampoline, swings for children.  …see more


29 Jun 2015

5/5

"Love this place"

My wife and 18 month daughter along with another couple and there 2 year old son, enjoy a week at this beautiful house. Great pool, kids loved the garden and all the toys, the visiting chef (Dmitri)… More


31 May 2015

5/5

"Superb, exceeded our expectations"

La Peyrat was a superb place to stay. We were there for 2 wonderful weeks, 5 children (aged 4years to 8 months) parents and grandparents. The house is very well equipped, 3 highchairs, cot and 2 tra… More


14 May 2015

5/5

"Perfect house for our week with a large family group"

We were a group of 10 adults and a toddler. Part of the attraction of the property was the facilities and provisions for our young daughter meaning we didn't have to take much with us atall as everyt… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Le Mans / St. Mars D'Outille

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 3

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £50 / night

£348 - £750 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Exclusive location, ideal for a couple, plus child, or singles. Lovely old French farmhouse setting in its own grounds and renovated to a high standard. If crossing with Brittany Ferries use F79811 and get a bit off the price. Continental Breakfast available. 15 mins t  …see more


16 Jan 2015

5/5

"Great Gite, great owners, excellent for relax!!!"

I spent 4 days with family and the place was amazing... Starting with the great mood of Mike and Virginie, going through the nice room with different environments (kitchen, living and suite) up to the… More

Thanks guys, hope to see you both again soon.


9 Dec 2014

5/5

"Friendly, secluded and relaxing"

I would have no reservations in recommending this cottage. We were down for the Le Mans Classic and although quite a distance form the circuit we had such a lovely stay.… More

Thank you for your custom and so glad you enjoyed your stay here. We loved having you.


1 Nov 2014

5/5

"Amazing place and welcoming .....it's a WOW !"

If you stay somewhere make it this place , it's so beautiful , welcoming owner and you don't want to leave as so amazing… More

Blimey thank you for such a glowing review! We must be doing something right! Cheers

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Excellent 5/5 

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Montmoreau-Saint-Cybard / Courgeac

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £63 / night

£440 - £680 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Very pretty, peaceful and private, exclusive adult accomodation. 3 x 1 bed luxury gites. Newly fitted and furnished to the highest standards. Set in secluded grounds, large solar heated pool, beautiful views over the surrounding valley. Shops etc a 5 minute drive away.  …see more


24 Apr 2012

5/5

"Charming and relaxing holiday gite in a beautiful part of France."

Petit gite at Chez Goret was very relaxing and set within beautiful countryside. We were surrounded by fields and enjoyed the peaceful sight of cows happily grazing in one of the nearby fields. The gi… More

Many thanks to both of you and we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to seeing you both again in the future. Perhaps next time you could try the pool if you come during the warmer weather? Its 30 degrees today.


22 Sep 2011

5/5

"Tranquiility of solitude in a haven of aged wine and France of old"

My wife and I had the most relaxing holiday ever. A perfect place Chez goret to visit some fine old towns. Easy access to Cognac, St Emilion, Bordeaux, Royan and Aubeterre is well worth a visit. We st… More

Thank you so much for your comments and we're glad you enjoyed all the beautiful places you visited.


21 Sep 2011

5/5

"Perfect in so many ways"

We came across Chez Goret purely by chance. We were looking for somewhere very close to Angouleme as we wanted to be near the 'Circuit des Remparts' classic car event. We couldn't have chosen better,… More

Thank you both for your kind words and we're so pleased you enjoyed the special event you came for as well as having a lovely holiday in Bon Nuit

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dordogne / Thiviers

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £58 / night

£402 - £548 / week

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 240 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
The *3 STAR* gite with pool offers a harmonious combination of deluxe modern fittings set in a rustic stone and oak building, nestled in the rural Perigord Vert region of Dordogne where numerous prehistoric sites suggest that CroMagnon man had VERY good taste!!!! Relax  …see more


3 Jul 2015

5/5

"Great Stay"

We had a great stay at this lovely Gite. The Gite itself is clean, tidy and modern. The gardens are beautiful and well cared for, it is a joy to come back after a long day exploring and sit in the… More

Thank you ever so much! We are very happy you had a pleasant stay with us!


21 Jun 2015

5/5

"Beautiful accommodation and location."

We thoroughly enjoyed our holiday. The Gite is in lovely grounds with beautiful gardens and a nice clean pool. Maria, Paul, Sophia and Daniel are extremely friendly and welcoming and were happy to hel… More

Thank you very much for your review!!! It was a pleasure meeting you and specially little Tilly! Hope to see you here again some day soon. Kind regards, Maria J.


29 Jul 2015

5/5

"Excellent accommodation in a beatiful setting"

We have just returned home after staying at the Gite for one week. Everything was perfect. Lovely setting and beautiful weather. Maria had provided everything we needed in the Gite and all the fami… More

Thank you so much for your kind review!! It was also a pleasure having you and your family here and we do hope to see you again soon! Kith kindest regards, MJ

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Ille-et-Vilaine / Parigne

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 8

Very Good 4.5/5 

4 Nights min stay

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from £109 / night

£760 - £900 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
We have AN INDOOR HEATED SWIMMING POOL WiFi & UK Television. This property is ideal for all Family ages, just 1 hour from nearest port or only 4.5 hours from Calais Port 2 Acres of land for your enjoyment including swings and a boules pitch. Indoor heated pool, Sle  …see more


9 Jul 2015

5/5

"Ospitalità estrema"

Siamo stati ospiti di questa struttura per una sola notte Si arriva attraversando una foresta fittissima, magnifica I proprietari sono gentilissimi, premurosi e disponibili È tutto molto ordinato e p… More


5 Sep 2013

5/5

"A great place for a relaxing holiday, in lovely surroundings"

Peter and Wendy were great hosts. The property was lovely and the pool an added bonus. We made good use of the beautiful garden, boules pitch, bbq and outside seating area. The location is very peace… More


6 Aug 2013

5/5

"The perfect place for a restful, stress free holiday"

Peter and Wendy Miller gave us the warmest of welcomes. We felt as if we were sharing their home. They were always helpful but not intrusive. We really enjoyed the lovely gardens and excellent b… More

Thank you for your kind review it really does help to know that we are providing the atmosphere that we try to create, Shame we cant guarantee the weather

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Seine-Maritime / Quiberville

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £30 / night

£205 - £358 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
L'Appel du Large -"the call of the (open) sea," has sea views with a short walk to the resort beach in the charming fishing and tourist village of Quiberville sur Mer, 16 km from the Newhaven-Dieppe ferry. 3-star rating. The traditional Norman cottage contains 2 bedro  …see more


11 Mar 2015

5/5

"September Sojourn"

My wife and I stayed here for a brief break. The house had all the amenities and conveniences we required. Our car developed an issue that needed investigating while we were staying there and the owne… More

Many thanks for such a wonderful review! It means a great deal to us that you would take the time and effort to write this review. We always try to do all we can to make sure that our guests have the most enjoyable holiday experience possible at L'Appel du Large. You were super guests, and we'd love to welcome you again sometime!


31 May 2014

5/5

"Great holiday break (again)"

This is our second visit to L'Appel du Large and we'd go back again. It's a cracking little spot, very quiet and perfect for exploring the numerous sites in the area. Very clean, well priced and great… More

Many thanks!! Its certainly been our pleasure to have you back, and hope you will be able to return.


30 Sep 2013

5/5

"One of the best holiday homes"

The House was spotlessly clean. Everything had been well thought out, even down to a Pinafore for cooking, very well equipped. Ideal location for getting around. Would certainly book this accomodat… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Loches / Preuilly sur Claise

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £40 / night

£274 - £365 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 26 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Le Colvert provides affordable but comfortable accommodation for 4 people (or possibly more) within the Le Cormier holiday facility, set in 10 acres of unspoiled countryside and formerly a working farm dating back to around the 17th century. SPECIAL WINTER RATES AVAILAB  …see more


2 May 2014

5/5

"Dream stay in Loire Valley"

Last April my family and I had an unforgettable stay at le Colvert. Our holidays exceeded our expectations. The place is much more beautiful than the images on the website. It is set in a small vill… More


10 Aug 2013

5/5

"Excellent location , brilliant hosts."

Mike and Cath are the ultimate in congenial hosts, the location was beautiful with excellent facilities and we would not hesitate in recommending a holiday at Le Cormier. Our experience was one of tra… More


15 Apr 2013

5/5

"Excellent stay brilliant hosts, would recommend to everyone"

We found the Gite excellent, stayed in the two bedroom Gite, the Gite is spacious, comfortable everything you need eg teatowels and towels and cleaning products and toilet rolls are provided. Mike an… More

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Yonne / Vermenton

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Very Good 4.5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £65 / night

£450 - £550 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
This charming gite is perfect for a relaxing holiday wine tasting or fishing. It has a courtyard garden, and a sun terrace where you can look over the rolling hillside. There is wifi and satellite TV - with all the English and French channels. The gite is in the centre  …see more


1 Sep 2014

5/5

"Idyllic holiday gite in Burgundy"

We have just spent two superb weeks in Fleur de Lys. We found the property to be so much more spacious than we had anticipated. Our four children, three of whom are teenagers, had the top floor to th… More

Many thanks for your kind remarks. I'm so pleased that you enjoyed all that Fleur de Lys and the surrounding areas had to offer, and I'm delighted that you will be returning, you are always more than welcome.


12 Aug 2014

5/5

"Characterful Gite in a Great Location"

From the moment we were met at the Gite by the lovely Carol, for whom nothing was too much trouble, we just knew this would be a great holiday. The cottage itself is charming with lovely living roo… More

Thank you for your kind remarks - I'm delighted that you all had an enjoyable holiday. I've just had my own holiday here with my family, and I agree with you about the oven - so I'm changing it asap, hopefully next week. I'm always happy when guests return - you would be more than welcome.


7 Jul 2013

5/5

"lifetime experience"

It is a lovely village where the only sound you can hear is of birds, The food is amazing, delightful flavors and tastes. It was a lifetime experience highly recommended. Will be back this year.… More

I'm glad that you liked it so much that you're coming back again this year. Returning guests are more than welcome, and I'm sure there will be many places you didn't get a chance to visit last time. Hurry to get in touch and book - availability is going fast!

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Excellent 5/5 

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from £43 / night

£300 - £750 / week

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Gite rental in Theix

Morbihan / Theix

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 7

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £43 / night

£300 - £750 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
Situated in the beautiful village of Le Gorvello with its bar/cafe, creperie and artist galleries, we are ten minutes from Vannes and the beaches but still surrounded by beautiful countryside. Perfect location for exploring the South Coast area. Vannes, Carnac, beach  …see more


8 Aug 2013

5/5

"Wonderful hosts"

Stayed at Le Gorvello for my son's wedding which was in the local church.Jennifer and Peter were SO helpful over many things. The property is very well maintained , in a lovely ,quiet rural location.… More


22 Jul 2013

5/5

"Wonderful!"

We stayed in Gite Gorvello in early July 2013 (myself, my husband, my parents and our 8 month old daughter). The property is excellently equipped and is particularly child friendly with toys and ot… More


5 Apr 2013

5/5

"Perfect every time - it's why we come back for more!"

This is our third visit to beautiful Le Gorvello. Jenni, Peter, Jake and Sam are the perfect hosts - on arrival the house is spotless and wonderfully presented, with lovely touches throughout: a se… More

Many thanks for taking the time to write such a lovely review, and to upload your pictures. We are always delighted when our guests return and thank you again for your thoughtful comments.

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Chateauponsac / La Prade

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Very Good 4.5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £41 / night

£285 - £410 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
.A beautiful gite, in the heart of rural France. The cottage has views of our private lake and the river Couze, which surrounds our whole property. A perfect 'get away from it all' where we are happy to welcome your dog and where you can just relax or try some fishing  …see more


24 Jun 2015

5/5

"Wonderful holiday"

Beautiful setting and lovely accommodation and our dog loved it as much as us. Taunya and Brian couldn't have been better hosts, they really made us welcome and went out of their way to make us as co… More

Thanks so much for taking trouble (I know it was difficult!!) to post this review, it is very kind of you. We are so glad that you enjoyed your holiday and certainly hope we get to welcome the three of you again.


1 Jun 2015

5/5

"Absolutly brilliant !!"

We stayed at river cottage for a week,it was really well equipted and was really clean and homely.The fishing was brilliant and my dogs had the run of the place and were perfectly safe.The owner Tauny… More

Thankyou for your review, it is very kind of you to take the time. We are certainly looking forward to welcoming you again.


8 Jul 2014

5/5

"Perfect retreat"

I saw the online photos of Gites de Laprade but was really amazed at the real thing. Taun and Brian were outstandingly good hosts, going out of their way for us.Waking to the sound of the river was so… More

We really appreciate you taking the time to do this review. We are happy that you enjoyed your holiday and look forward to welcoming you back later this year.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 8 Bedrooms / sleeps 16

Excellent 5/5 

Min stay varies

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  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Welcome to La Flotte, a tastefully restored 18th century period manor house with four gites set amongst 16 acres of private grounds and parkland. See our website www.laflottefrance.com with interactive video.  …see more


27 Aug 2013

5/5

"The perfect place for a great, relaxing family holiday"

When I was researching our holiday this year I found La Flotte's website, liked the look of it, and thought, there has to be a catch. After a fabulous fortnight I can confirm that there is no catch a… More


26 Aug 2013

5/5

"Wonderful famiy holiday in fabulous surroundings."

We stayed in Le Petit Manoir as we are a family of 5. The gite was wonderful, really well thought out, with everything we could have possibly needed. The grounds are stunning with a lovely play area f… More


6 Aug 2013

5/5

"Beautiful gite in an ideal location"

To be met by a smiling host, wonderful meal, two bottles of chilled wine and a pretty, well appointed gite reassured us that we'd made a good choice. The grounds have a fantastic pool, places to sit a… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Charente-Maritime / Mortagne-sur-Gironde

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £75 / night

£525 - £1100 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
La Flotte is a tastefully restored 18th century period manor house with four gites set amongst 16 acres of private grounds and parkland. Les Volets Bleus is a traditional two bedroom stone-built period country cottage with pretty secluded garden.  …see more


20 Jun 2014

5/5

"So pretty, so French"

We have just returned from a lovely week staying at the gite Les Volets Bleus. It is part of a small group of properties (4 gites) at La Flotte close to Mortagne sur Gironde In the Charente. Tim & Ama… More


23 Sep 2012

5/5

"Relaxing, friendly, home from home set in beautiful countryside."

Les Volets Bleus is situated in picturesque countryside but within 20 -30 minutes of the beach depending on whether you wish for pretty coves or golden sandy beaches and waves ideal for surfing and bo… More


13 Aug 2012

5/5

"A beautifully decorated gite in a haven of tranquility."

Fabulous gite, great hosts, super pool in stunning countryside. We have just spent 2 wonderful weeks at La Flotte.… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Deux-Sevres / Vernoux-en-Gatine

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 5

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £42 / night

£290 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 75 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Set in 2 acres of a beautiful,tranquil valley,this cozy gite sleeps 4/5.Large secure suntrap Pool,decking area and well equipped games field.Private terraces and lovely views. Good location for Days Out. Plenty of safe space to run,play or just relax. Great deals for ho  …see more


11 Jul 2015

5/5

"Private and Peaceful Stay"

We arrived on a drizzly day to be welcomed by Anne and Ray, who were very friendly and helpful during the entirety of our stay. The gite itself is in a beautiful valley, surrounded by woodland, with a… More


2 Oct 2013

5/5

"Peaceful retreat"

We are a family of 2 adults and 3 children under 9. We highly recommend this gite. We arrived later than planned and Anne and Ray were waiting to welcome us and give us a tour of the property. She kep… More


25 Jun 2013

5/5

"Beautiful Location"

We have recently returned from a trip to Les Petites Pierres and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage is has lots of features lovely fireplace and beams and is very cosy, the most comfortable bed… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Morbihan / Bot Plancon

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

3 Nights min stay

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from £18 / night

£125 - £265 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden
Libby and Joshua are two newly completed Gites offering comfortable accommodation in this stunning part of Brittany. Situated in the pretty village of St Aignan close to Lac de Guerledan with its small beaches with swimming areas, cafes, bars.and sporting activities  …see more


16 Aug 2014

5/5

"Charming gite in semi rural location in central Brittany"

We stayed in the smaller of the two gites. Though small, which we knew at time of booking, it is very well presented and equipped. The private patio area is lovely, this is where we ate all our breakf… More

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and found Joshua gite so well presented. It makes our efforts worthwhile, thanks again.

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Excellent 5/5 

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Tuchan / Maisons

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £67 / night

£465 - £1100 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 57 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Air conditioning
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
This originally was the village winery co-operative and has been beautifully converted into a 3 bedroom gite with own pool in non overlooked terrace/garden.set at the end of a quiet village this is a great place to relax and explore the surrounding area  …see more


7 Dec 2014

5/5

"Just the job."

Stayed for two weeks in September,with my daughter & son in law and 20month old grand daughter.had great time in pool .private not over looked.really quite & relaxing stay. Nothing too much trouble fo… More


27 Jun 2014

5/5

"Unique, relaxing, Quiet unspoilt location"

Just got back last week. We stayed for a week, Drove down from the UK, Collected family from Perpignan Airport. John and Lin ( Owners ) wonderful and couldn't do enough for us all. Good quality food … More


7 Aug 2013

5/5

"Exactly What We Wanted"

We booked "La Cave" through French Country Cottages based on the list of facilities given, especially the private pool, high standards of accommodation, air conditioning and Wi-Fi. We were not disappo… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dordogne / Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

Gite / 4 Bedrooms / sleeps 9

Excellent 5/5 

7 Nights min stay

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from £72 / night

£500 - £1600 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Le Pech de Rose is a comfortable, spacious and well appointed 4 bedroom traditional Perigordine style house with large swimming pool and terraces, in a private, tranquil setting on a hill above the bustling village of Les Eyzies de Tayac, a UNESCO world heritage site. P  …see more


12 Nov 2013

5/5

"Absolute heaven on earth!"

This was our second visit to this wonderful tranquil property. After first staying for a week earlier in the year ( May 2013) we simply had to re-visit for another week (October 2013) The property i… More

Thank you so much - we are very pleased you enjoyed both of your stays this year, and we really look forward to your return. We are especially happy that you feel comfortable enough to spend what will be a most special time there! Congratulations!


22 Jul 2013

5/5

"Great rental in tranquil surroundings"

Everything about this stay was better than we expected. The house itself is beautifully furnished and it is equipped to a very high standard with everything that you could possibly need, especially if… More

Many thanks for your helpful review - we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay at the house and look forward to seeing you again next year! With best wishes Brenda and Gary


14 Jun 2015

5/5

"OMG - wow"

Never been to this part of France before, amazing countryside and many great places to visit with some fantastic views and scenery. Visited with friends and stayed at this perfect Gite, ideally locate… More

Thank you so much for your great review! Glad you had a good stay with us and enjoyed the whole area.

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Very Good 4.5/5 

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Pyrenees-Orientales / Argeles-sur-Mer

Gite / 2 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Very Good 4.5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £46 / night

£318 - £666 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • No pets allowed
Gite T3, 60m2, tout confort, dans mas historique au pied de la Tour Pujol a Argeles, situé dans un écrin de verdure, à 2,5km des plages. 2 chambres, salon jardin, barbecue, jardin arboré, transats. Au calme, dans un cadre reposant et relaxant. Option wifi : 10 euros  …see more


13 Aug 2015

5/5

"Très agréable séjour dans ce très beau mas"

Les photos du site sont très fidèles à la réalité Le jardin est splendide et les filles ont été ravies de jouer avec les animaux et vos petites filles Le logement "Le Racou" est confortable, … More

Nous vous remercions pour cet avis. Nos gites sont labellisés Gites de France et sont effectivement très bien équipés. Nous sommes très heureux que vous ayez passé d'excellentes vacances. En ce qui concerne les moustiques, nous avons mis en place des moustiquaires sur chacune des fenêtres du gite. Pour les derniers moustiques récalcitrants, nous conseillons un peu d'huile essentielle à la citronnelle ou au géranium... Nous espérons vous revoir prochainement. Les gites de la Tour Pujol.


5 May 2015

4/5

"Charmant"

Gites atypique au pied d'une tour médiévale dans un cadre verdoyant et parfaitement adapté à un séjour avec de jeunes enfants. Des propriétaires accueillants de très bon conseils pour visiter l… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Lautrec / Olmieres

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 2

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £42 / night

£292 - £358 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
The perfect location for lovers of the countryside. A short stroll down the drive leads to circular walks and a cycling trail is close by linking, Castres (10 kms) and Albi (30kms). Gite Martinet is a deluxe self-catering gite, awarded 4 stars by the Prefecture du  …see more


20 Oct 2014

5/5

"Best of South West France"

We have just returned from spending a week with Tom and Sheda at Gite Martinet just outside the wonderful old town of Lautrec in the Tarn department. The gite is only an hours drive from Toulouse air… More

So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and it was lovely to spend your birthday with us and the apero evening. We hope you come back for more birthday celebrations. Tom and Sheda


6 Oct 2014

5/5

"Tres Tranquil"

My husband and I stayed in Gite Martinet for four nights and the only negative was that it was far too short. I am very fussy and had spent months looking for a property that 'ticked all the boxes' a… More


2 Oct 2014

5/5

"Magic in the south of France"

My husband and I have stayed here before and it is gorgeous, I love staying here! It's so peaceful, Tom's cooking is stunning and nothing is too much trouble for Tom or Sheda - I had one of Sheda's am… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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from £62 / night

£430 - £764 / week

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Holiday gite in Dinan

Cotes-d'Armor / Dinan

Gite / 3 Bedrooms / sleeps 6

Excellent 5/5 

1 night min stay

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from £62 / night

£430 - £764 / week

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Late Deal: save up to £273

Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden
Located in a pretty country setting in Brittany and an ideal location from which to visit Dinan, St Malo and Mont St Michel. for family reunions or friends get-togethers.  …see more


16 Oct 2014

5/5

"Perfect holiday for young family"

We stayed in La Villa Fleurie for two weeks mid-September 2014 with our son aged 2.5 years old. It really was the ideal break for us, a beautiful house and decent-sized garden in beautiful countrysid… More


7 Sep 2014

5/5

"Charming Accommodation - Perfect for families & excellent location"

We stayed here for a week in August. We were a party of 3 adults & 3 children under 5. The house was plenty big enough for all of us with 3 big double bedrooms, an upstairs bathroom & separate shower … More


23 Aug 2014

5/5

"Perfect gite for a family holiday."

Set in the beautiful Brittany countryside yet within easy reach of the coastal towns and sandy beaches, this superb gite is ideal for a family holiday. We had a very warm welcome from Rachel and Chris… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Alpes Maritimes / Speracedes

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £77 / night

£537 - £997 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 25 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
Sur Place : Piscine privée, Sauna, Jacuzzi en accès libre et illimité. Prestations de Massage Bien-être à tarif préférentiel Un véritable séjour de détente !  …see more


26 Apr 2015

5/5

"Excellent séjour à la Fountetta"

Nous avons passés un agréable séjour sous le soleil et il était très agréable de prendre le petit déjeuner sur la terrasse avec une merveilleuse vue. Les propriétaires sont adorables et Carol… More


22 Jan 2014

5/5

"Tres Belle propriété, avec une vue d'exception!"

C'était très agréable de se réveiller et prendre un café sur la terrasse avec la vue exceptial. L'appartement était très propre, la cuisine était entièrement équipée avec tout le nécessa… More


14 Jan 2014

5/5

"Séjour détente assuré !"

Les propriétaires sont des hôtes charmants, le logement est parfait, le panorama est sublime, les prestations sont à la hauteur de nos espérances voire au delà : le "Bulles in Bulles" .... MMMM… More

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Excellent 5/5 

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Dordogne / Grand Brassac

Gite / 1 Bedroom / sleeps 4

Excellent 5/5 

2 Nights min stay

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from £57 / night

£395 - £550 / week

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Key info:

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 150 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden
The property is located in the most beautiful part of the Dordogne near Brantome.Very popular with cyclists and walkers. as we have cycle / walking tracks leading straight from our property. We provide bike for our guests if required. Relax by the pool, or wonder around  …see more


6 Jul 2014

5/5

"Calm and quiet oasis"

We spent four nights in this property in June and found it to be very peaceful. Apart from the owners, we were the only people there as the other property was not let at the time, so we had sole use… More


24 Jun 2014

5/5

"brilliant"

barn conversion very comfy, with everything you need for a comfortable stay, the pool area is great with lots of comfy sunbeds to relax and unwind,the area is lovely with lots of interesting places to… More


13 May 2014

5/5

"lovely holiday"

What a great place to relax and unwind. We visited some beautiful villages. We highly reccomend Aubeterre . The heated pool was perfect and we made use of the bikes available. Thanks to lizette and Cr… More

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