Need a bit of a break? Looking to book a short stay somewhere? Forget hotels - take a short break in a holiday home that suits your needs.
Many of the private properties listed on holidaylettings.co.uk are available out of season - or throughout the year for short breaks. Whether you are looking for a long weekend in a vibrant European city, or a couple of days peace and quiet in the countryside there are thousands of cottages, apartments and homes to choose from.
Select a country from the list below then browse through the properties on offer. Set up your own shortlist to can track of the properties you like the look of, then simply contact the owners to make a booking. It couldn't be simpler!
In a very quiet hamlet nestled in an idyllic setting overlooking the vines, this apartment is in a building constructed in 1767. Special charm with oak beams and rubble walls perfectly preserved.
Free Wi-fi, sauna, fitness, tennis court, bikes, BBQ. Amenities at 5 km This apartment is at Le Relais de Saint Preuil, ranked in France Top 25 "2013 Travellers Choice TripAdvisor" …see more
Arbre de Cerise is a beautiful 400 year old farmhouse that has been lovingly restored and converted into three separate well-equipped gites; Tournesol, Coquelicot and Marguerite, sleeping a total of 18 people. In the garden is a 10m x 5m fenced, HEATED swimming pool. …see more
Beautiful old stone farmhouse fully renovated in 2012. Three independent gites can be rented separately or together for group. 20 acres of land surrounded by vines, olive trees, oaks. Great natural pool. Loads of hiking/biking trails. Easy access from main airports. …see more
Domaine de Palatz: Charming country estate located in the heart of Cathar country and wine region of Minervois, Languedoc Roussillon. Comprises a number of stone gîtes and chambre d'hôtes set in 25 acres with private pool, covered courtyard and freedom to explore. Visit our website at domainedepalatz.com. B&B also available.
La Blanquette gites consists of 3 beautiful properties just 7km outside of Sarlat in a location which combines the best of both worlds - peaceful rural countryside and bustling town life. Together the gites can sleep 9 people giving both parties privacy and proximity. Beautiful sparkling swimming pool set in lovely tranquil grounds. …see more
A large spacious 4 bedroom detached modern house with some original features. Set within 3 hectaires of secure natural countryside. 1km from local viallage with bar, bakers and post office. Approximately 30km to the popular town of Le Mans. 5 km to the pretty town of Alencon with all amenities. …see more
A solid stone-house, possibly the original stable. White beams, rosy tomettes, stunning fire-place, furnished with antique French furniture, elegant antique mirrors, an amazing romantically draped four-poster bed, whitewashed floors and baths incorporated into bedrooms. Between Saumur and Angers in a national park., vineyards, chateaux and Loire river are within easy access. …see more
With stunning views across the Dronne valley La Maison Grange is an ideal base to enjoy an active or relaxing holiday. The gites are equidistant between Bordeaux and Cognac so is perfectly placed to enjoy and explore the world famous wines and cognac close by.
All three gites can be booked for families wishing to spend a lovely, relaxed holiday in a stunning location …see more
A lovingly restored 18th century farmhouse, offering a superb self catering gite and three en-suite B&B rooms . On the edge of a pretty hilltop villages in the Gers, SW France, with stunning views. We offer family holidays in a secure and friendly environment. Le Clozet is well situated for visiting the nearby historic towns of Lectour, Condom and Nerac. …see more
This is the ideal holiday home for a large, extended family or for several families travelling together. Parents can relax while children enjoy the pool and play areas. Accommodation and furnishings are of a very high standard and the setting is truely beautiful. Our house has been renovated in the last 2 years and is decorated and furnished to feel like a home. …see more
Fully equipped self-catering apartment in beautiful fully renovated old stone farmhouse. Located in south of France with easy access from main Rhone valley and Mediterranean motorways and from main airports (Nimes, Montpellier, Marseille, Lyon). 20 acres of land. Pool. …see more
Don't just imagine your dream holiday ...... now you can make it happen at Chateau Colombier. Here you'll find the character of an old country house but with all the modern comforts you expect nowadays, including our very own swimming pool. Sensitively restored 200-year-old stone house in Provence. …see more
Beautifully renovated gite in an old stone farmhouse located on 20 acres of land amidst an unspoilt landscape of olive trees, vines and oaks in the south of France. Fully equipped self-catering gite. Large natural pool (no chlorine or salt) with summer kitchen with BBQ. …see more
La Laiterie has two large en suite bedrooms. A fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and washing machine, and a lovely covered terrace with wooden furniture and sun loungers from which to enjoy the spectacular valley views across the swimming pool. A real home from home in beautiful surroundings, equipped with everything you could ever need. …see more
Beautifully restored 17th Century Charantaise Farmhouse catering for groups of up to 21. Centrally located with the Atlantic beaches only 20 minutes away and the with the Loire, Dordogne and Bordeaux regions within easy reach. Gorgeous large pool, terracing and gardens. Very flexible accommodation can provide 10 double beds for adult groups or converted to singles as required …see more
A charming and truly comfortable rural retreat, offering privacy and panoramic views of the Pyrenees from its shaded terrace. Private pool situated in the gardens of the main house, an elegant 19thC Maison de Maitre. A place to enjoy warm sunny days through October! Pau-40 min; 1.5 hrs to the beach/mountains; center of the Madiran wine country; accomodates up to 4 guests …see more
Luxury gite with heated pool. Ideal family environment with large walled garden. Exceptionally high quality accommodation. 3 large bedrooms, shower room and bathroom. Wifi access, flat screen satellite tv. 2 minutes walk to local restaurant. A charming holiday cottage with large rooms retaining many original features. …see more
Welcome to Le Nid du Moineau (The Sparrow's Nest), a recently renovated comfortable luxury gíte with a private heated pool (May - September), available for rent in a village location. Brouzet les Alès is near Uzès, Pont du Gard, Lussan and an hour from the beach.
2 bedroomed gite large garden and swimming pool. Kids den with bikes, toys and games. Local town offers shops, restaurants, bars, cinema, bakers, vets and chemists. Two cities within 40 minutes if you wish to explore the many French shops. Vineyards also close by. …see more
Luxury gite with heated pool. Ideal family environment with large walled garden. Exceptionally high quality accommodation. 3 large bedrooms, shower room and bathroom. Wifi access, flat screen satellite tv. 2 minutes walk to local restaurant. Combining modern comforts with vintage charm, Le Cerisier has everything you need to feel at home. …see more
Ideally situated for either the historic attractions of Dordogne, Lively day and night markets, superb restaurants and degustation's in local vineyards, St Emilion within 40 minutes! Or simply relax by the pool. Local shops are approximately 4km . Private pool 10m x 5m overlooking rolling countryside with far reaching views. …see more
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.
Golfers' dream: free Dordogne Golf Pass.
Our comfortably restored famhouse is fully equipped for 9 ,with taste and authenticity. Its private pool ,quiet and privacy make it an ideal p the number of guests islace for rest or touring Perigord.
Special discount prices if number of guests is 5 or under 5 …see more
A converted stone barn and private pool with breath-taking panoramic views. A peaceful, relaxing, rural setting. Ideally located for sight-seeing and nature walks. Solar heated pool with summer kitchen and changing room. Set in 7 acres of meadowland. Ecological features Flexible dates in Mid and Low seasons. Ideal base for walkers, cyclists, outdoor pursuits & nature lovers. …see more
Vacation rental andalucia in cave dwellings.
You are looking for an original rental, you have a desire for escape, freedom, travel, dreaming and encounters?
An original outing with family or with friends in a romantic setting? …see more
L'Instant ouvrira sa piscine d'intérieure à partir de septembre 2014
Parking / Wifi / Linge de maison fournis / Lave linge / Sèche linge / TV / Terrasse / Barbecue / Air de jeux enfants / Sur demande : Piscine intérieure, vélos, chevaux autorisés… A l'abri des regards, entre culture et nature, venez vivier un instant... …see more
Notre gîte est situé au coeur du Périgord Noir, au carrefour des richesses de la Dordogne.
A 30kms de Périgueux et de ses ruines Gallo-romaines,
35 kms de la cité médiéviale de Sarlat La Caneda,
et à 35 kms des vignoble du Bergeracois.
La Prairie is a wonderful, open plan cottage. The two en suite bedrooms have far reaching views towards our village of Bourlens. From the private covered terrace, with its gas BBQ and wooden dining furniture, relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery surrounding you. A real home from home in beautiful surroundings, equipped with everything you could ever need. …see more
Located in the centre of Sarlat,the two bedroomed, Gite du Presidial is the ideal holiday home for a group of friends or family. Dating from the 15th century it offers a wonderful stone balcony, a unique architectural gem, perfect to sit out and watch life go by. …see more
3 bedroom, family friendly, luxury gite in fabulous rural location. Close to Cognac, Angouleme and Jarnac. 3 minutes from all amenities. 10 x 5 shared heated pool and children's play area. Check out our reviews. FOR LAST MINUTE PRICES/COUPLES PRICES OUT OF HIGH SEASON MESSAGE ME FOR MY BEST PRICE …see more
Pretty 2 bedroom converted barn in a tranquil village set within 5 acres of natural countryside. Private garden + childrens play area, including 14ft trampoline ,swings, pool and fields. 10 min walk to local village, bar and bakers. Ideal for families and couples. Approx 20m to Le Mans and 10 mins drive to the pretty town of Alencon which has all amenities. …see more
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 downstairs is 160*210
spacious, in front of pool
bed linen provided
free for baby cot …see more
"Le Tilleul" gites provide the perfect family holiday to enjoy all that Dordogne has to offer.
Situated within 6 acre gardens our 6 x 12 metre pool is surrounded by magnificent forests and countryside.
Ideal for walking, cycling, canoeing or just relaxing !!
3 *** rated independant gite. Lovely, sunny, south facing, well equipped gite, sleeps 4 plus cot if required. Patio & BBQ and under cover Table Tennis. Overlooks garden. Large heated outdoor pool Great location next to Canal de Midi, close to Carcassonne. Independant gite and large outdoor heated pool. …see more
Delightful gite,sleeping up to 6 people,on a complex of 4 gites ,with extensive grounds,heated pool and well equipped play area situated midway between Carcassonne and Toulouse in beautiful Languedoc countryside. …see more
Just 20 minutes drive to the numerous Mediterranean beaches, Cathar Castles and Spanish border. With over 300 sunshine days a year Mas Grandiflora provides you with the perfect setting for a relaxing holiday within a traditional French Catalan village. …see more
Located in the village of Cenac, with its ambience, large capacity and modern facilities it is perfect for family/friends gatherings, reunions and parties and "Boutique Tourism" of groups with common interests , such as gourme eating,painting,yoga,music etc.
Luxury, rural retreat, beautiful property furnished to a high standard in idyllic rural location. Sleeps up to 5 plus a baby. Two bedrooms each with en suite shower room, separate childrens play area, secure in ground 10 x 5 heated pool. Only 3 gites plus owners on site FOR COUPLES / RETIREES PRICES OUT OF HIGH SEASON MESSAGE ME FOR YOUR BEST PRICE …see more
4 gites with en-suite facilities and air conditioning. Private terrace with BBQ, 5 person spa/hot tub and 12m pool. All with stunning views of the countryside with plenty of space set in 12 acres with a few trees for that all important shade. …see more
Our child friendly gites are ideal for families, offers guests comfort, privacy and tranquility. The pool is situated to the rear of the buildings in a secluded private sun trap, with loungers and parasols for your comfort. Situated in the Parc Naturel Regional. …see more
Very spacious 2 bed gite, swimming pool, horse riding next door, mountain views, village location with amenities, fully equipped kitchen, ideal for walking, cycling and relaxation, English TV, wifi available, local bar/restaurant, perfect for families and couples. Perfect place to relax or be as active as you want …see more
Charming, sensitively converted cottage, swimming pool. Rural location yet close to St Sévére,Boussac & Chateaumeillant. Free WIFI. Sleeps 4 + baby. Lends itself to families with children, couples and househunters. Children's activities and play area, baby equipment . Babysitting is available at an extra charge with a fully qualified NNEB/ RGN,organised childrens activities. …see more
A beautifully restored Barn with a large Swimming Pool and Mountain views in beautiful tranquil countryside and near to local amenities. Set within a large courtyard with private parking, barbecues and patio areas with garden/dining furniture. …see more