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Going on holiday and visiting some of the best beaches in Europe really makes for a fantastic time. The great thing is that you can even find some holiday villas and cottages nearby, so getting plenty of sun, sea and sand every day is a given.


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Eclaron-Braucourt-Sainte-Liviere holiday gite accommodation

Haute-Marne / Eclaron-Braucourt-Sainte-Liviere

2 4 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £52 / night

£294 / week

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from £52 / night

(2) Very Good 

22

Holiday gite in Saint Projet

Tarn-et-Garonne / Saint Projet

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £60 / night

£422 - £548 / week

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avg. 3 hours 33 minutes

from £60 / night

(3) Very Good 

15

Holiday gite in Wimereux

Pas-de-Calais / Wimereux

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 6 km
  • Child friendly

from £74 / night

£302 - £406 / week

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from £74 / night

(6) Excellent 

24

Holiday gite in Ploubalay

Cotes-d'Armor / Ploubalay

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly

from £65 / night

£453 - £794 / week

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avg. 3 hours 52 minutes

from £65 / night

(2) Very Good 

29

Holiday gite with shared pool in Plourivo

Cotes-d'Armor / Plourivo

1 3 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool

from £33 / night

£173 - £578 / week

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avg. 1 hour 38 minutes

from £33 / night

(3) Excellent 

19

Pila-Canale holiday gite let

Corse-du-Sud / Pila-Canale

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Swimming pool

from £69 / night

£475 - £854 / week

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from £69 / night

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Holiday gite in Douarnenez

Finistere / Douarnenez

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Child friendly

from £104 / night

£427 - £768 / week

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from £104 / night

(3) Very Good 

Certificate of Excellence

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Holiday gite rental

Ile d'Oleron / Le Chateau d'Oleron

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly

Certificate of Excellence

from £65 / night

£371 - £500 / week

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avg. 1 hour 42 minutes

from £65 / night

(8) Excellent 

18

Holiday gite in Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

Dordogne / Castelnaud-la-Chapelle

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.4 km
  • Suitable for children age 5+
“"Comfortable apartment below a castle in picturesque Dordogne"” My husband and I spent a week in this apartment in the village of Castelnaud-la-Chapelle above the beautiful Dordogne River. We looked up to the 13th century castle and down across ancie
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from £65 / night

£400 - £700 / week

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avg. 3 hours 3 minutes

from £65 / night

12

Pleyben holiday gite rental

Finistere / Pleyben

1 5 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £45 / night

£314 / week

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from £45 / night

8

Holiday gite in La Malene

Lozere / La Malene

3 6 3 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Suitable for children age 5+
  • Private garden

from £86 / night

£587 / week

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from £86 / night

(15) Very Good 

Certificate of Excellence

17

Holiday gite rental

Vosges / Cleurie

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

Certificate of Excellence

from £34 / night

£233 - £376 / week

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avg. 29 minutes

from £34 / night

(3) Very Good 

25

Holiday gite in La Souterraine

Creuse / La Souterraine

2 7 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Child friendly

from £43 / night

£300 - £430 / week

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avg. 2 hours 44 minutes

from £43 / night

(5) Very Good 

13

Cournonsec holiday gite rental

Herault / Cournonsec

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 15 km
  • Child friendly

from £39 / night

£173 - £259 / week

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from £39 / night

(2) Excellent 

24

Holiday gite in Criquetot-l'Esneval

Seine-Maritime / Criquetot-l'Esneval

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 8 km
  • Child friendly

from £61 / night

£300 - £396 / week

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avg. 35 minutes

from £61 / night

(2) Very Good 

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Holiday gite in Nevez

Finistere / Nevez

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Ask about pets

from £18 / night

£121 - £281 / week

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avg. 1 hour 32 minutes

from £18 / night

(16) Excellent 

24

Gite letting in Arricau-Bordes

Bearn / Arricau-Bordes

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 150 km
  • Swimming pool
“Peaceful, calm and relaxing” Beautiful pool with lovely surrounding shrubs and the gorgeous smell of jasmine pervading the air. Could not see the Pyrenees from the gite as mostly clludy or bright and hazy. The photos on the website are quite old and
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from £70 / night

£480 - £490 / week

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from £70 / night

29

Holiday gite with shared pool in Cadenet

Luberon / Cadenet

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool

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(1) Excellent 

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Holiday gite in Platis Gialos

Sifnos / Platis Gialos

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

from £31 / night

£212 / week

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avg. 2 hours 18 minutes

from £31 / night

(13) Excellent 

20

La Rochelle holiday gite rental

Charente-Maritime / La Rochelle

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Lovely gite in good location” Had a wonderful time in this beautifully clean and attractive gite located in the French countryside, but within easy reach of La Rochelle, Rochefort and local beaches. Our hosts were very welcoming and knowledgeable ab
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from £44 / night

£280 - £750 / week

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avg. 2 hours 25 minutes

from £44 / night

(29) Excellent 

24

Holiday gite in Pleudihen-sur-Rance

Cotes-d'Armor / Pleudihen-sur-Rance

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful cottage in a lovely location” Le Chanvril is a lovely cottage, beautifully renovated and has everything we needed. It is conveniently situated near Pleudihen, which has a great boulangerie and an Express Carrefour which sold everything we re
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from £70 / night

£408 - £670 / week

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from £70 / night

(5) Excellent 

19

Holiday gite in Vinca

Pyrenees-Orientales / Vinca

2 4 5 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 5 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.7 km
  • Child friendly
“Great place great stay” Lovely house in a small French town. Super roof terrace, great to have access to the two bikes. Swimming lake was beautiful. Easy access to coast and mountains. Would recommend it.
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from £32 / night

£215 - £399 / week

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avg. 1 hour 11 minutes

from £32 / night

(42) Excellent 

35

Gite rental in Bergerac

Dordogne / Bergerac

6 12 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 12
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 3 km
  • Swimming pool
“perfect family destination” As numerous other reviews stated a lovely villa and location with owners who go out their way to assist. Couldn't fault anything and look forward to returning.
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from £150 / night

£800 - £4590 / week

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avg. 1 hour 34 minutes

from £150 / night

(3) Excellent 

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Holiday gite in Marin

Haute-Savoie / Marin

3 9 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 9
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly

from £156 / night

£776 - £1035 / week

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from £156 / night

(1) Average 

14

Dongo holiday gite rental

Lake Como / Dongo

2 4 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

from £78 / night

£569 / week

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from £78 / night

(5) Excellent 

20

Gite accommodation in La Roque-sur-Ceze

Gard / La Roque-sur-Ceze

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly

from £60 / night

£305 - £653 / week

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avg. 3 hours 30 minutes

from £60 / night

(2) Very Good 

29

Etables-sur-Mer holiday gite rental

Cotes-d'Armor / Etables-sur-Mer

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Child friendly

from £78 / night

£427 - £600 / week

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avg. 3 hours 17 minutes

from £78 / night

21

Gite rental in Sainte-Anne

Grande-Terre Island / Sainte-Anne

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.5 km
  • Child friendly

from £40 / night

£276 / week

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avg. 2 hours 47 minutes

from £40 / night

(6) Very Good 

16

Holiday gite in Monteux

Vaucluse / Monteux

1 2 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £82 / night

£569 / week

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from £82 / night

(40) Excellent 

20

Holiday gite in Fresnay sur Sarthe

Sarthe / Fresnay sur Sarthe

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 7 km
  • Swimming pool
“Fantastic gite” Back for another visit! Heather and Garry do such a good job making visitors welcome and the gite and it's lovely garden are most appealing. They offer everything for a 'home from home' stay with a very generous amount of equipment a
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from £50 / night

£350 - £450 / week

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avg. 3 hours 54 minutes

from £50 / night

(6) Very Good 

5

Gite letting in Wissant

Pas-de-Calais / Wissant

1 3 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 3
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £69 / night

£225 - £397 / week

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from £69 / night

13

Holiday gite in Aurignac

Haute-Garonne / Aurignac

3 6 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

from £48 / night

£337 - £1664 / week

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from £48 / night

18

Holiday gite rental

Vendee / Chateau-Guibert

3 7 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Child friendly

from £50 / night

£518 - £845 / week

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avg. 3 hours 43 minutes

from £50 / night

(7) Excellent 

17

Genille holiday gite rental

Indre-et-Loire / Genille

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £61 / night

£427 / week

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avg. 2 hours 37 minutes

from £61 / night

(2) Average 

5

Sondrio holiday gite rental

Province of Sondrio / Sondrio

3 7 2 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 14 km
  • Child friendly

from £52 / night

£302 - £785 / week

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from £52 / night

10

Holiday gite rental

Loire Valley / Briare

2 3 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 3
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly

from £23 / night

£160 - £285 / week

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from £23 / night

(8) Excellent 

15

Etang Sale Les Bains holiday gite rental

Arrondissement of Saint-Pierre / Etang Sale Les Bains

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £47 / night

£328 / week

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from £47 / night

(2) Excellent 

23

Holiday gite in Tolla

Communaute de Communes de la Vallee du Prunelli / Tolla

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

from £95 / night

£397 - £863 / week

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from £95 / night

13

Bages holiday gite let

Pyrenees-Orientales / Bages

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly

from £75 / night

£518 - £1078 / week

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from £75 / night

(1) Very Good 

14

Holiday gite rental

Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees / Pau

1 4 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 100 km
  • Child friendly

from £54 / night

£238 - £344 / week

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avg. 3 hours 57 minutes

from £54 / night

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