If you're a keen fisherman, then a week by the river may well be your dream holiday. These holiday homes have all been selected with fishing in mind - private lakes, unlimited fishing, boats, licences and angling tuition are among the attractions.
And if some of your party aren't that keen on fishing, then there's no need to worry. With beautiful countryside and beaches, thriving towns and plenty of home comforts, there's something to make everyone fall hook, line and sinker for these properties.
“The unexpected treat of the year!” Where do we start? After having our previous accommodation cancelled three weeks before Christmas we were desperately looking for a replacement where we came across this amazing local heritage site that is owned by S
The holiday home is surrounded by a park-like garden with a private swimming pool. Besides the pool are lovely terraces (with sun beds), and when the heat is too much, there is always the possibility of cooling off in the pool or the shade of large trees. In the walled …see more
“Adventure holidays” One week in this adventurous Chateau is almost too short time to enjoy everything this place has to offer. It fulfilled all our expectations and my family of 15 (5-70) were busy swimming, playing golf, using the playground and all
All products can be picked up without any problem, we are in the adjoining farm and take care of the daily maintenance of the property, the private garden, swimming pool and the garden everything is included in the price.<br />WE ARE IN A FARM NEIGHBOR BY IF YOU H …see more
The Comte and Comtesse welcome you to their home, the Chateau de Sevigne. A truly magnificent and historically significant castle for rent. It is located in the exceptional and beautiful Normandy countryside. …see more
“How a holidays is ment to be.” If you are looking for an atmospheric house with character and the possibility to play golf, swim or to make long walks on the property, we would strongly recommend a stay at Manoir de Montauriol.
We enjoyed the estate,
“Beautifull historical landhouse with lots of privacy and gorgeous surrounding”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2012
We've stayed at this beautifull landhouse in spring 2012. The large woods, were we have spend several hours walking, are right in front of you. After a long day walking, the large swimmingpool is the … More
“A magnificent property with everything you could want for a great vacation!”
Reviewed 22 Jun 2012
We stayed at the Manoir de Montauriol for a week, wanting to get to know the Lot et Garonne and Dordogne regions, and for some serious relaxation.
The location was perfect for us. Great chateaux, me… More
Set in 50 acres of private park the elegant Chateau Siregarde is finished to a very high standard, and successfully combines old world charm with modern day amenities such as luxury bathrooms, central heating and a heated 20 metre swimming pool. This is an outstanding p …see more
“Huge property with nice pool in great location” Property was great for our extended family of four couples and two small children. Location is convenient to all sorts of attractions. There are five huge double bedrooms and lots of other beds in vario
I stayed with my extended family and our children in this gorgeous chateau. Fully equipped, plenty of room for the kids to run around and a large pool with decking and sunloungers. Ideal for us and no… More
It was nice to meet you while you were here, albeit so briefly. I'm so glad you liked the property and that the children had such a good time. Safety is always out main concern and I know from experience how an unsafe place can ruin a holiday - so good, glad all went well and we look forward to seeing you again.
Our guests are those who flee from loneliness of the big city, you may want to write, paint or just relax, together with those who love, in the absence of an enchanted atmosphere. A way of life so ancient and so new.<br />We were not aware of the existence of the …see more
Chateau de Cource is filled with numerous wood panels, mouldings and light that streams through the large windows on each side of the property. The interior combines elegance French 17th and 18th Century furniture with modern comforts. …see more
“excellent” The Chateau and annexe were 100% perfect for our group - adults in the main house and teens in the annexe - The facilities were amazing, all you could wish for and more and the handover was very thorough.
In fact we liked it so much that
This fabulous Maison de Maitre (Master's House) dates back to 1825.
The house has over 600 square metres of living space with high ceilings, shutters and all that you would expect from a property of the calibre but with mod cons such as internet, SONOS sound sy …see more
This graceful Disney style chateau was built in 1575 and has three beautiful towers with turrets. The Chateau Chamborigaud is set in a 5 acre park in the Cevennes mountains and has the river Luech flowing along its boundary. …see more
“A wonderful place for a relaxing, family holiday” The chateau was perfect for the four of us, comfortable without feeling too show home and the August weather was great so we didn't stray far. The rural location is very peaceful but does mean that a c
“We had the most amazing wedding here!” From the moment we found this gorgeous house online, we knew it was the place we wanted to get married. We had the most amazing time and the owners Iris and Michiel were brilliant and so helpful before, during an
“Exceeded expectations, favourite part of our trip”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2011
This place was amazing. The owners were very friendly and extremely helpful. We stayed here with a large group (12 adults and 4 small children). There was so much room and the provisions and set up wa… More
Charming historic chateau with large private heated pool, enclosed garden, stunning view at 1mn walk to the shop . Perfect for families with children..<br />The chateau's large estate is fully enclosed and accessed by large wooden gates. …see more
“Fabulous experience” My four, my sister's family and my folks stayed here a week on a self catering basis in this Château. The pictures sell it well however when you get there you begin to realise that it isn't quite the pristine flawless property the
The 19th Century Chateau de la Marquise Thesut sits in an exceptional position in the heart of Southern Burgundy, just a few minutes from Chalon-sur-Saône. The property is set in beautiful wooded parkland boasting ancient trees, an orchard and a heated swimming po …see more
Ideally situated for exploring the delights of the Loire valley. This fabulous holiday chateau is set in lush and extensive grounds. It can accommodate 14 guests and offers an impressive swimming pool, a secure walled garden and a large terrace ideal for entertaining. …see more
The Chateau des Clemont sits in 350 hectares of verdant grounds and mature formal gardens. There is a modern swimming pool and a pavilion pool house complete with changing rooms. 16 lucky guests can be accommodated in this meticulously restored Château. …see more
A Spacious gite situated in an annex of a 18th century chateau in a beautiful woodland surrounding ,perfect for a family holiday, long term stay ).Situated in the vendée,Close to the Puy du fou and the beautiful beaches of La faute , la Tranche sur mer or La R …see more
Bienvenue at Chateau Les Bardons!Authenticity, history, warmth, romance, good wine, delicious dinners, good conversations around the fireplace. You want to enjoy a wonderful holiday, together with your friends or your family? For a week or more or maybe for a lo …see more
“Expectations Exceeded” "Expectations Exceeded". These two words pretty much describe our entire week's stay …
> From the booking process through the closing/farewell process!
> From the initial drive up the tree lined driveway to the farew
Our travelling mantra is "never go back" but when the opportunity arose for us to return to Chateau Caillac with friends - we jumped at the chance.
Better than I remembered and came away wanting to r… More
We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit for a second time. We too hope that you return again sometime. Thank you for taking the time to write your review.
“Wonderful, relaxing holiday in beautiful location and stunning french chateau”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2012
We travelled through France by car in August, stopping at various hotels and were delighted to arrive at Chateau Caillac. Our first port of call was a dip in the pool overlooking the river - marvellou… More
We are very pleased to hear that you had such an enjoyable holiday. We understand completely your comments about the farmers markets, we too love visiting Fongrave on a warm evening, enjoying a glass or two with friends.
“Beautiful Chateau in a fabulous location”
Reviewed 30 Jan 2012
We had a wonderful week at the chateau. The weather was kind to us.
The chateau is in a lovely location. The river at the bottom of the garden is a real plus.
Fishing, boating, swimming pool, table … More
Thank you for your review. We are really pleased you enjoyed your stay at Chateau Caillac.
Private heated pool, sauna, steamroom, sports & fitness room, billard room, Michelin starred Chef services available, organized wine tastings. 8 Luxury rooms all with ensuite bathrooms. + 1 baby & Child bedroom. Ideal location to visit the vineyards of Burgundy. …see more
“Great place for everyone” We stayed at Grand Auque for a week in August with extended family of brothers, sister nieces, nephews (and their children) and friends.
It is a fantastic group of buildings all well equipped for a leisurely stay even cateri
“The place was perfect for our large family gathering, suitable for all ages and tastes.”
Reviewed 23 Jul 2012
We wanted to rent somewhere peaceful for a large family celebration, where we would have space to come together yet be quiet if necessary. Grand Augue more than fulfilled our expectations and the grou… More
“I love this place” We spend a whole week in the Chateau de la Commanderie for a seminar.
Rebecca (the owner) made our stay very pleasant by taking care of us.
The Castel is very nice, clean and we really enjoyed it (as well as the swimming pool).
Fabulous 14th century hunting lodge situated in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Close to amazing activities, including, skiing, mountain walking, cycling, kayaking, fly fishing, rock climbing, skydiving, paragliding and an hour and a half away from the beaches of Biarrit …see more
Chateau des Granges is situated in 7 acres of stunning parkland. It is filled with an array of exotic trees and bird life, in the picturesque Town of Souillac, resting on the banks of the Dordogne River. This boutique style chateau offers a very high standard of accommo …see more
The Prieure St Therese lies in a small village location in the Deux-Sevres, Poitou Charente region. It is about 70km inland from La Rochelle. The house is a stunning 14th century Priory, next to a pretty church, offering the highest standards of living. …see more