If you're looking for an active break and aren’t afraid of getting wet, book one of these holiday homes near fantastic water sports destinations worldwide.
Water sports holidays by the sea allow you to spend energetic mornings on the water and lazy afternoons chilling on the beach. Inland destinations near lakes and rivers are less tied to the summer season and can offer great windsurfing, canoeing and sailing throughout the year.
If you’re planning an action-packed holiday, choose a villa or cottage with plenty of home comforts. You’ll really appreciate a bubbling Jacuzzi, steamy sauna or cosy log fire after an active day on the water.
Les Rosiers is perfectly situated for exploring and discovering the secrets of the Loire Valley. You will be centrally located in the triangle formed by the lovely Chateau town of Saumur, the shopping mecca of Tours and the world famous town and racetrack of Le Mans. …see more
Large rambling garden, it is an ideal holiday for families and those who enjoy cycling and also for those who would like a relaxing taste of French life. Only 10 minutes away there is a wonderful lake with a sandy beach with many watersports Flexible changeover day. …see more
300 year old converted wine barn suitable for four persons. Fantastic picturesque village below the Black Mountains and in the heart of great wine producing areas with good facilities and three excellent restaurants within the village. River swimming available …see more
Ideally located between Aubeterre sur Dronne (one of the most beautiful villages in France) and Riberac, this holiday home has lots of character,and is nicely decorated. Very quiet, you will be woken by birdsong and the rustle of wind in the poplars... Your pets are welcome.
Linen and towels provided . Beds are made on your arrival
“4 Paws” - a private gîte located in Roujan a Roman village near Pezenas (South of France) just west of Provence
Get far from the madding (summer) crowd and have a unique holiday experience tailor made to your desires.
Fly light and low cost - we provide the rest. …see more
The house is completely independent, offering first-class, four-star accredited accommodation. It is perfect for short breaks and holidays, as a comfortable alternative to a hotel for friends and relatives over to visit, or as a base if you are moving to France. Fluent English speaking babysitters available (extra cost) …see more
Converted 19th Century farmhouse in a rural hamlet of 4 houses with traditional stonework and oak-beams . Three large bedrooms one en suite, large lounge, kitchen / dining area and large garden with BBQ and fantastic views.
Children and pets welcome.
WiFi available Immaculate and fully equipped a home from home, full of charm and character. Ideal base for country lovers. …see more
The property is attached to a barn with a private garden & orchard, As well as a table & loungers we provide various outside activities - swinger ball, badminton, boules, and a full size table tennis table plus the above ground pool. Bikes are also available for hire.
The garden gives access to the owners fenced in animals (donkey, pony, & goats) which guests can feed& pet! …see more
Two Gites With Pool, In Quiet Location
Peaceful and Restful Location with Lovely Walks and lots of Bird Life Around About.
2 Bedroom in the 'Barn', 1 Bedroom in the 'Stables'
To view the 'Barn' see property ref: 306781 In order to ensure you enjoy privacy, we only rent out one Gite at a time, unless your party require both. …see more
Luxury two-bedroom apartment in a historic chateau with pool, wifi internet and sat tv. Near international airports and TGV served train stations as well as major autoroutes. Equidistant from Narbonne, Carcassonne and Béziers and near both beaches and mountains. …see more
Pyreneasy is a tastefully restored farmhouse in stunning valley d'Aure in the French Pyrenees.Our luxurious gite is ideally located whether you want to ski, cycle, hike or discover the outstanding scenery, prehistoric caves or thermals. The place to get away from it all Plenty of local attractions for all the family. Trampoline and badminton facilities. …see more
***Hurry!! Last summer availability - 2 weeks in September. The crowds have gone. Enjoy walks along the Brittany coast, and discover historic towns and villages. This 2 bedroom Gite in Pleudihen-sur-Rance, sleeps 4-6. An eco-friendly luxury cottage, disabled access and friendly hosts on site. Great base for exploring St Malo, Dinan, Mt St Michel ... And rest of Brittany …see more
This attractive, comfortable and very well equipped gite is ideal for family holidays with everything you would need for a young family. Or this peaceful setting is ideal for a quiet get away. Spend the day by the pool or relaxing in the garden. …see more
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 DISCOUNT RATES FOR JUNE 2014 - 20% DISCOUNT. NO INCREASE ON 2013 RATES FOR OTHER PERIODS. …see more
Located at the heart of the historic village of Brossac, the Pool House is situated within the walled grounds of our own nineteenth century house. With the use of a shared pool, and freedom to enjoy our beautifully planted gardens, your relaxation is assured!
River frontage holiday gite on the banks of the Lot River. Centrally located holiday gite for visiting many historic and beautiful villages. Amazing mountain bike trails, road cycling and hiking tracks nearby. River frontage offers access to fishing, boating & kayaking. …see more
Stylish holiday house on a hilltop near Carcassonne with stunning views. This authentic French farm house (230m2) features a spacious living room, 4 large bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and is fully equipped for 8-10 persons. A true haven of peace and quiet in a stunning setting …see more
Stylish holiday cottage for 2-4 on a hilltop near Carcassonne with stunning views. This stylish gîte of 92m2 is a spacious home away from home for 2 and because of its size is also suitable for families with small children (baby beds are available). Pure relaxation! …see more
The «Gîtes de la Melautais» offers accomodation to rent. Located in St Juvat, in Brittany, in the Côtes d'Armor area, close to St Malo, Mont St Michel, Rennes and Dinan the medieval city
Sea coast is about 25 minutes away from the gites by car
Covered swimming pool From 29/06/2014 to 31/08/2014:Long stay only …see more
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 the many pretty villages and markets we have in the area. …see more
Le Gîte du vieux Tours Arbalète****is located in The Loire Valley, in the old medieval city centre of Tours "Le Vieux Tours", on the ground floor of a 18th century house. This is a wholly restored and comfortable building, with a courtyard, where 4 people can stay. …see more
On the border of Normandy and Pays de la Loire, this Gite for up to 6 people offers the peace and tranquility of rural France (with 5 acres of grounds, barn owls, wildlife and games room) while being a centre for touring the sites and attractions of this beautiful area. …see more
La Fontane is a sun kissed south facing house in the Pyrenees, in the Ariege Parc Naturel Regional, set in its own private grounds, and affording breathtaking views of the surrounding peaks, villages, forests and waterfalls. It has a 3 star rating from Gites de France. …see more
A beautifully modernised stone built Gite set amongst the vineyards and gentle valleys of the Monbazzilac region. Sample the sites & tastes of the Purple Périgord from the comfort of your home from home. The perfect get away for the gastronomer & countryside lover. The Dordogne has some of the most picturesque walking & cycling routes. 2014 sees the Tour De France arrive! …see more
Stylish gite in peaceful grounds of French-Anglo family home. Private terrace. Secure parking. Free wifi. Rambler & cycle paths. Near restaurants, Loire châteaux & attractions. Gérald's wine tours & tastings awarded TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2011, 12 & 13. Try our bar à vin Bistrot Les Tontons in Place Saint Pierre, Saumur, view TripAdvisor for past guest reviews …see more
New for 2014, this stunning luxury barn conversion is an ideal place for families, friends or couples to stay.
You can either unwind by the private pool, or take part in the numerous local activities, or visit the many local attractions and vineyards. …see more
Unique, romantic get away in the tranquil Breton countryside. Snuggle up in our very comfortable, modern, four poster bed or laze on the sunny terrace with a book. Enjoy the peace of rural France, walk the lanes, swim in a lake or watch stars in the dark night skies The Shack is ideal for a couple, but we can supply an extra single, floor mattress if arranged in advance. …see more
The Gite has been renovated to a high standard and offers modern comfortable living in an tranquil setting. 2 double bedrooms(one room can have seperate beds if needed) Modern bathroom and spacious open-plan kitchen/diner/living room. Private south facing courtyard garden …see more
The Garden Lodge is the original chauffeur’s house of a Edwardian villa situated in the village of Boiscommun in the beautiful Loiret district of France, east of Orléans, close to Paris, at the heart of the Château Country and vineyards of the Loire.
La Mouline, a converted olive mill, offers a comfortable, relaxing, traditional holiday in tranquil, natural surroundings. This eco gite, powered by solar energy, offers a chance to escape the frenzy, noise, pollution and technology-obsessed demands of modern life.
La Mouline also offers residential French-learning courses for all abilities by an experienced teacher.
Villa de 2001, de standing, de 190 m2 comprenant 4 grandes chambres dont une avec salle de bains, tout confort et entièrement meublée. Situation idéale sur la baie de saint malo? cancale et du mont st michel. LOCATION SAISONNIERE EN BRETAGNE SUR LA BAIE DU MONT SAINT MICHEL A LE VIVIER SUR MER 35960 …see more
Superb tranquil farm setting, 10 mins walk to the town with bars and shops, Stunning light and chicly modern interior,cosy traditional exterior. Pool, large Trampoline, 30 mins to beach, great for children, FREE fresh veg and eggs, pony petting, long country walks. …see more
Exit the A9 motorway at exit 'Pont du Gard', then take direction 'Uzès' and then 'Saint Quentin la Poterie'
Main places to visit :
- Pont du Gard
- Haribo Sweet Museum
- Sautadet Waterfalls and Gorges of Gardon
- Duchy of Uzes
- Uzes Market on Saturday morn Mediterranean sea at 70 kms …see more
1846 stone barn sympathetically converted with 4 en suite 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. The private terrace and garden are fully enclosed with fencing and hedge to a minimum of 1m in height. …see more
La petite maison is a renovated, detached house in traditional style. Lots of cultural, gastronomic and sportive possibilities. Hiking and cycling from your doorsteps. Big terrace with a great view. Peace and quiet garanteed. …see more
Mountain bikes are available for hire and there is a large games room with a full size, slate bed pool table and table tennis. The gite is independent giving complete privacy to its occupiers. There are pleasant gardens to the front and rear for relaxing outdoors. The Cathar region has links with mysteries behind the holy grail and some beautiful, medieval architecture. …see more
Renoir gite, with stunning views across the Dronne valley - an ideal base to enjoy an active or relaxing holiday. La Maison Grange is equidistant between Bordeaux and Cognac so is perfectly placed to enjoy and explore the world famous wines and cognac close by.
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
Le Vieux Logis is a 18th century farmhouse which has been lovingly restored to incorporate original features with modern day living. We are 4km from the lovely historic town of Montreuil Bellay with it's charming Chateaux & River "Thouet" …see more
Beautifully restored farm gite on a small farm used to rescue horses and other dogs and give them a happy retirement. Great for pleasant walks, cycling or riding and similar activities. All rooms have satellite TV and are en-suite. …see more
.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
Beautiful restored stone holiday home in the spectacular Parc Naturel Régional des Monts d'Ardèche, with stunning unspoiled views across the valley from our sunny garden. Ideal for family holidays and outdoor activities, or if you just want to get away from it all. …see more
A stay at Le Petit Contrefort offers a taste of country life in France, set within the grounds of the owners property, guests can enjoy the pool, gardens, views, pizza oven and meet the various animals. A love of animals is required. Whilst we are happy to keep them secured it is their home and there will be h …see more