We offer 3 cottages (1x1 bed, and 2x2 bed ) which have been lovingly restored , with original features kept wherever possible and beautifully furnished to a high standard.
This listing is for Cottage 3, this is a 1 bedroom cottage, that will sleep up to 3. It offers an …see more
Fully-equipped stone cottage overlooking one of the loveliest valleys in the Perche (protected area in Normandy), on a working horse farm (Arabian and pinto part Arabian horses). Bicycles available on site, hiking path at the edge of the property, Maison du Perche man …see more
A beautifully restored and comfortable cottage, with delightful courtyard garden in a quiet lane just off the high street. Ideal for couples wishing to tour Brittany by day and walk to a restaurant or bar in the evening. Guemene is a small medieval town and Petite C …see more
We have three ancient cottages that are gently nestled in woodland, within a tranquil hamlet and have many original features including roman roof tiles, huge beams and authentic stone work. Planche Cottages are dwellings suited for couples....which can transform into o …see more
“A wonderful relaxing week in a well appointed converted farm building”
Reviewed 12 Aug 2014
WE really enjoyed our stay. The gite looked very tumble-down from the outside, covered in ivy, and traditional Dordogne roof tiles. Inside, the kitchen was great, no need for me to have brought our ow… More
A very pretty cottage situated in the heart of the bastille (town centre) of Carcassonne. Perfect for touring all the fabulous sites in and around Carcassonne that are right on your doorstep. All facilities within a 2 minute walk and a 10 walk to the medieval La Cité , …see more
We came to stay in this apartment for 5 days in april. We had an absolutely wonderful stay.
I am very unimpresed in the previous comment which put down the hosts. They were both absolutely lovely. I … More
My daughter (7), a friend and I stayed in this gite for 2 weeks in October this year. Robert and Cathy are very friendly and helpful hosts. The gite is in the heart of the lower city, within easy walk… More
“Cheap, cheerful and charming”
Reviewed 15 May 2013
Stayed for four nights and it was an ideal base, very close to the centre of the Bastide St Louis in Carcassonne.
It's a quirky little place on a narrow street but clean, comfortable and well appoint… More
La Paillerie provides comfortable 3-star accommodation in a peaceful location just 300 metres from the magnificent 11th century Chateau of Bressuire. The town centre, approximately 10 minutes walk away, offers a good selection of amenities including two supermarkets and …see more
Stayed here in October 2010 as we were completing a house purchase nearby. We have stayed in quite a few gites during our house hunting time and both agreed that this was one of the most comfortable a… More
“A wonderful holiday in this delightful Deux-Sevres cottage”
Reviewed 21 Sep 2011
My wife and I have just returned from spending a fortnight in La Paillerie. I thought it would be helpful to future holiday makers to describe the cottage and the things you can do in the area.
Ten minutes drive away from Saint Emilion, half distance between Bordeaux and Bergerac, Agnès and Didier Cerbelle welcome you in the heart of the Côtes de Castillon vineyards. Among woods and wines, on a large property, we propose you an independant cottage. This for …see more
A special place for a relaxing holiday in rural France, 'Les Fleurs' is situated in a small and pretty rural hamlet with it's typical village green and pond. This pretty stone cottage is renovated in such a way as to retain many of the original features & rustic charm w …see more
This lovingly restored fishermen's cottage is perfect for that romantic getaway for two or a great base for a family for a holiday in the sun.The house now has wifi in the property so you can still connect with the outside world. The location is in a quiet tradional pa …see more
This is such a sweet property in a charming well- maintained village. Lots going on day and night, time is marked on the hour by the local church bells. The interior is fresh and clean, with winding… More
“IDEAL HOLIDAY HOME”
Reviewed 9 Apr 2012
This small house has been lovingly and tastefully setup for a comfortable stay. The location is in the old town and minutes walk from a a surprisingly large choice of bars and restaurants and deliciou… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to review our house,we haven't had any comments about the parking in the height of the summer in the past three years, there is usually a space to be found. That said it is true that Marseillan is no longer the best kept secret and it seems to attract more people each year, so it can get very busy in the summer months as it is so lovely. It was good to get some feedback! Kind Regards Stacy Wright
The moment you approach the long driveway of Labarde you will be amazed at the beautiful scenery.Your accommodation is situated within 6 acres of Landscaped gardens and woodland, and is surrounded by vine covered hills, ancient woodlands, plum orchards and views that ma …see more
We have been visiting Labarde for some 5 years with our daughter and granddaughter. After each visit we all come away feeling relaxed and ready for what lies ahead. We have stayed in all three gites a… More
“Can't wait to go back...”
Reviewed 24 Jul 2012
The property is lovely - very well equipped, tastefully decorated and comfortable - there was an espresso coffee machine (with coffee provided) as well as provision of essential items such as dishwash… More
“What a lovely holiday! :-)”
Reviewed 10 Aug 2011
My husband, his kids and I stayed in La Grange villa with my sister-in-law and her kids for our summer holiday this year and it was lovely! The villa was amazing! It was very modern, clean and beautif… More
A lovely, peaceful cottage with pool in the beautiful medieval village of Saint Antonin Noble Val, with its thriving food and craft market taking place each Sunday. This cottage has 2 courtyards, one with a pool and the other with an outdoor dining area and lounge furn …see more
Chateau de Bournand is located in a beautiful 9 acres park with pool. It is a perfect location for families, couples or friends to visit the famous Loire Valley Castles and wineyards. You will enjoy the quietness of the place. Marie the owner lives on site, she is at y …see more
Courtyard cottage is a beautiful conversion of an old Breton Longere with an emphasis on quality, character and romance. Enter the cottage through a beautiful courtyard built out of the ruins of another longere and into luxury. The cottage features a stunning bedroom wi …see more
Les Collines Iduki is situated on the outskirts of La Bastide Clairence, in the Basque region. The village is voted one of the most beautiful in France. Set in a large park, it offers fully equipped apartments and an outdoor pool.Each apartment is equipped with a comple …see more
This romatic cottage in traditional perigordian style close to the wonderful village Varaignes, situated in the beauntiful parc natural Perigord- Limousin.The house has been tastefully refurbished retaining its original atmosphere. Its established very lovingly and prov …see more
Beautifully restored Old Donkey Market with courtyard. Very spacious open plan ground floor consisting of lounge, dining area and kitchen – upstairs a modern bathroom/shower room and large dual aspect bedroom with beams and character.The courtyard is very inviting wit …see more
Comfortable, well furnished one bed roomed accommodation in a peaceful setting . Good facilities for self catering with local amenities nearby. Linen and towels provided. Use of attractive secluded g… More
“Ideal appartment in quiet village”
Reviewed 17 Oct 2014
The English owners were very hospitable and gave a lot of practical advise. We found milk, wine, coffee, etc. at our arrival. The place looked exactly as on the pictures. Very quiet street and most en… More
“Beautiful setting and lovely hosts”
Reviewed 19 Sep 2014
We had such a lovely time. Mike and Lesley could not have made us feel more welcome and the apartment was gorgeous. They gave us great recommendations for restaurants and day trips. We will be recomme… More
Chez Baron is a welcoming holiday cottage situated about 2kms from Cherveix-Cubas. There is exclusive use of a landscaped pool with terrace area. The owner lives in the adjacent property and is always available for information and possibility of guided walks. Plenty of …see more
A lovely fisherman's style mews cottage with sea views. Set on a breathtaking coastal promontory just a few minutes walk from the water. The bright dining room/ conservatory as panoramic views across the Bay of Morlaix.Double doors lead into the private garden with rais …see more
Delightful riverside cottage set on the river Creuse. Barrou is a small market town with all local amenities within easy walking distance. These include a superb bakery, butcher and general store/Post Office. There is also a cafe/restaurant which provides excellent valu …see more
We had a wonderful stay at Riverside Cottage. The house was beautiful and welcoming with a great garden backing onto the river, idyllic. Barrou, is a very friendly, classic little French town with lot… More
“Relaxing Stay in an excellent property”
Reviewed 15 Jul 2013
A lovely cottage set in a 'real' French village, small and friendly, with excellent amenities and a superb location overlooking the River Creuse at the rear. Perfectly situated to visit any of the mai… More
“Excellent accommodation in brilliant location!”
Reviewed 4 Jul 2013
This is the bestproperty of the many we have rented in France. Comfortable, spacious and very well-equipped. (Compare with recent French experience of a bedroom meaning just that: a room with a bed, a… More
Les Cerisiers is a pretty stone cottage set on a quiet country lane, an easy 700 metres stroll from stunning Monpazier, an iconic Dordogne village, "One of the Most Beautiful Villages of France".
Explore nearby historic Chateaux: Beynac, Monbazillac, Biron, Milandes, …see more
We spent a wonderful week in this cottage which had everything you could want for a great holiday. We spent almost all the time outside in the garden with its beautiful trees. Sunrise and sunset over … More
“A true "Cottage in the Dordogne" experience.”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2013
If five star luxury hotels are your travel preference then Les Cerisiers in Monpazier is not for you. If however you seek that true French cottage in the country experience; walking into the village t… More
“A sweet little cottage close to a darling bastide village in the Frenc countryside”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2013
We loved our stay in this cottage, which was well set uo for cooking and relaxing. Rosemary provided complete information about the cottage and the village. We enjoyed sitting on the terrace with a gl… More
This fabulous typical Perigordine house has been beautifully, newly renovated to an exceptional standard.It has maintained traditional rustic character with modern comforts. Internally there are beamed ceilings, exposed stone walls and wooden floors. The furniture is a …see more
Beautiful open plan cottage set in beautiful countryside ideal for walking cycling or for just lazy days relaxing .The 3/4 acre garden has a swimming pool and a decked area to sit in the sunshine or if you want some shade there is a pergola with comfy sofa and chairs …see more
“Whether it's Relaxation or Exploring you're after, it has it all.........and more!!!”
Reviewed 19 Aug 2014
This was our first time in this region of France and Pear Tree Cottage, it has to be said, is ideally situated for exploring the surrounding area. The beautiful little villages and towns, as well as m… More
Thank you for your lovely review it was a pleasure to have you as guests we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay
We hope to welcome you back sometime in the future
Reviewed 19 Nov 2013
Lovely little place, quiet and very nicely presented. Family orientated as well as for couples. Owners Mark and Michelle were fantastic, very welcoming, helpful etc!! We could not ask for better. L… More
“Hope to return soon”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2013
We really enjoyed our short (4 day) visit to Peartree & would have happily stayed longer, but had already made plans to travel to other areas.
Set in a peaceful location, the accommodation is comfort… More
The 18th century traditional stone barn has been tastefully converted to provide spacious and comfortable living space for up to 8 people with extra sleeping for two additional guests. Beautifully situated in the Serene valley with fantastic views of surrounding farmlan …see more
Living in Australia and planning an extended visit in the Aveyron area, when you book your accommodation even though the photographs and description of the property sound wonderful, you are still anxi… More
John and Maureen, thanks for summing up your experience in south west France. We are so pleased that you have had such a great time, you are welcome back anytime. Peter.
“What a fab house and brilliant holiday”
Reviewed 28 Dec 2014
We were four adults and four children (ages 8 to 17). We have had family holidays in France many times in but this was something different. The area is full of beautiful countryside, history and cult… More
“Tranquility and beauty in the French countryside”
Reviewed 8 Aug 2013
After driving through beautiful countryside you arrive at the villa set in rolling hills, fields and forest. The stone villa is very spacious and comfortable. It's well equipped, satellite tv, dvd and… More
18th century stone cottage in former farm courtyard, private patio garden & surrounding flower filled gardens with far reaching views across fields to woods.Well-equipped, well presented property for a relaxing home from home stay, the perfect base to explore the Lo …see more
“Lovely quaint French cottage in relaxing rural location”
Reviewed 16 Jun 2015
Very warm welcome from the owners who generously provided us with wine and food on our arrival. Nicole and Alex were kind, helpful and ready to help at any time if we had needed it.
The cottage i… More
Thank you very much for taking the time to leave comments about your recent stay, thanks too for choosing to stay in one of our self catering cottages.
We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay.
2 bedroom cottage comfortably sleeping 5 + cot for "a little one".Newly equipped large kitchen / dining area, with separate lounge. Situated in a very quiet, rural village road with a handful of other well separated houses, the property is in it's own ga …see more
A 4 bedroom cottage set on a quiet country lane next to a large forest but only 5 minutes to supermarkets and restaurants and also a lake with a man made beach which is great for hours of fun swimming ,kayaking. pedaloos and crazy golf also there is a bar and restaur …see more
Ty Mad is situated in the quiet village of Plenee-Jugon. The cottage stands in half an acre of enclosed garden, with lawns and mature fruit trees. It has the advantages of being private and centrally located, making it an ideal family holiday home. Within the village th …see more
A Charming Gite In A Quiet Picturesque Valley overlooking the 12c. Abbaye d'Hambye.
Our recently renovated property is typical of the area, and offers an ideal base for exploring the beautiful region of Normandy. The cottage is well equipped and comfortable with full c …see more
We arrived late at night and found the fridge had all the essentials needed as we had forgotten to visit a supermarket on route. It is a charming gite with apatio area that is an absolute sun trap whe… More
“Cosy cottage in convenient location for touring all that Normandy has to offer”
Reviewed 30 Jul 2015
Warm welcome to a comfortable Gite, with good location for seeing lovely beaches, quiet countryside, in May we had very good roads almost to ourselves. Close to villages for food shopping and excellen… More
“Fantastic little cottage located in a tranquil village, making a very relaxing vacation.”
Reviewed 11 Oct 2015
Dear Chris & Carolyn
We had a lovely stay at Cottage La Hamel au Maigre, it worked perfectly well for us as a family of four plus 2 dogs. We were looking for a quiet getaway with plenty of countrysi… More
Thank you. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay, and will look foward to welcoming you all back next time you visit Normandy.
Chris & Carolyn.
Lovely renovated 2 bedroom cottage with a 300m2 closed-off garden located in a breath-taking area. The neighbourhood is surrounded by the sea when the tide is in; as there is a beautiful estuary a 5 minute walk from the house. There is also a huge sandy-beach 5 minute w …see more
Friendly and helpful owner
Our week at the property was perfect, we had great weather which enabled us to fully explore the beach. Each day coming back to the house … More
Rustic Country Cottage Near Mont St Michel
Our self-catering cottage sleeps 2+ persons. It is the smaller of 2 cottages in the extensive grounds of a unique farmhouse set in a secluded location. Close to Le Mont St Michel, St Malo, Cancale, Dinan, Dinard Airport and …see more
We have just returned to Canada after an enjoyable stay at La Baudouinais. We stayed in a delightful stone cottage attached to a magnificent stone barn. The overall site is comprised of original stone… More
Les Parillers is a longere - a long farmhouseTotally private and and all your for your holidayIt has all the conveniences of modern living and is ideal for a family who enjoy country life. It is also a heaven of peace and tranquility for those who just want to get away …see more
Les Parillers is quite a special place. The four of us including our two boys ages 14 & 11 loved it! It is in the most fantatstic setting and we all enjoyed the parkland, we took cricket and badmi… More
“Ideal getaway haven for peace and quiet”
Reviewed 18 May 2012
Beautifully presented property with wonderful pool and grounds. Perfect for al fresco dining and relaxing sunsets with a glass of wine. The kitchen is rustic and the rooms are tastefully decorated. … More
“Les Parillers has to be the best holiday property we have ever visited!”
Reviewed 16 Apr 2012
Les Parillers is a paradise in the country. With excellent facilities, and surrounded by a wonderful 4 acre garden with mature trees and a moat with fish, frogs and lizards. So quiet and restful at an… More
The manoir de Savigny:16 th century castle located near Valognes, Cherbourg (ferries) and the d-day beaches with Utah beach , Omaha beach and sainte mere l'église. You will be made very welcome in this property in a quiet environment with 2.5 ha of landscaped gard …see more
Do you like cycling, walking, fishing; water sports? Then maybe this is the cottage for you!
In the heart of the beautiful forest of Pont Callec in the Scorff River Valley is a charming 2 bedroom stone cottage, completely refurbished and furnished in a modern style.
On …see more
Loire Valley farm cottage located in the country hamlet of Vrigny close to St Georges sur Cher near Montrichard and Chenonceau; suitable for a family (cot/high chair included) of 4-5 or two couples. Quiet situation two minutes from lovely vineyard walks and the river C …see more
We were three friends from different parts of the world meeting in the Loire Valley for a vacation. Mason Doiseau was the perfect place (and would be if you were a family with children, looking for a… More
Thank you for such a full and complimentary review! It is lovely in Vrigny, we go ourselves quite a lot and are so happy for our guests to enjoy our lovely cottages as much as we do. There are three cottages next door to each other and they would be great for several families / friends to come together. We are located centrally in the Loire Valley so within half an hour's drive of the main chateaux and vineyards. Our local chateau is Chenonceau just 4 minutes by car; our local viticulteur M Lacour makes great sauvignon and gamay and will willingly show you around!
“Charming, comfortable and cosy.”
Reviewed 22 Jan 2012
Owners are very obliging. Appliances are of excellent quality, well equipped kitchen. Log burning stove was splendid, warmed the whole place. Good walks, lovely countryside, excellent wines and good… More
This delightful detached cottage with private swimming pool (open Easter to October) and games room is set in the lovely traditional village of Saulchoy and only a short walk to the nearby restaurant and bar. Relax and enjoy the countryside, visit the many historic sigh …see more
We stayed here with 2 young children and had a wonderful time. Geoff and Irene were very welcoming and gave us lots of wonderful and helpful advice on places to visit. Geoff even lent us his sat nav … More
“Great 25th Wedding Anniversary Stay”
Reviewed 15 Jun 2016
My husband and I stayed at the Granary with two of our grown-up children in order to celebrate our 25 years of marriage.
The booking process was very easy and Irene answered any queries we had very … More
“Excellent accommodation and very good value”
Reviewed 5 Aug 2014
Irene and Geoff make you feel so welcome .The Gite is lovely ,very clean and well cared for .
Location is great so you can get to lots of interesting places easily .The swimming pool is a real bonus … More
Airy and delightful cottage with pool and tennis near Montreuil s/mer and the beautiful beaches of the Opal coast.
(There are 3 cottages on the property but each house has its private entry, terrace,.... Just the pool and the tennis court are shared. We have a big gard …see more
Beautiful well maintained property, lots of space ideal for larger groups.
Sophie was the perfect host, very friendly providing daily bread runs, we were made to feel very welcome.
The Outdoor spa… More
This holiday is ideal for those with children or those yearning for peace and tranquility.Explore peaceful country lanes by bicycle or on foot. For those interested in touring we are ideally located to discover the delights of Mayenne and the beautiful unspoilt beaches …see more
“A beautiful home from home, perfect for a relaxing family holiday”
Reviewed 31 Aug 2015
We have just returned from 2 fantastic weeks at Les Freuberts. The gite is lovely, comfortable and very well equipped. The gardens are gorgeous, with tons of activities for our children (12, 11 and … More
Thank you Joanne. We so enjoyed having you all here and really glad you enjoyed your holiday.
We hope to see you someday in the future.
Barbara & Keith & Benji !
“Brilliant place to stay”
Reviewed 13 Nov 2014
Stayed at Les Freuberts with our Sons and his family that included our two young Grand Daughters
We had a fantastic time, Barbara and Keith were the perfect hosts who were always available to answer… More
Thank you for the great review. Much appreciated. We are doing maintenance now in the winter and you will be pleased to hear that a dishwasher is now installed!!! Hope to see you back one day.
Barbara & Keith & Benji!
“Great holiday great hosts lovely home”
Reviewed 4 Mar 2014
A beautiful home in the French countryside. Lovely setting. Attentive hosts who made us feel at home. A warm welcome . Convenient for exploring the locality such as Mont St Michel and local towns ,… More
Rose Cottage is the perfect base for a family wanting to explore the delights of Brittany. This charming cottage is one of 3 set in a beautiful courtyard. It has open plan living downstairs ideal for sociable holidays. Upstairs there is a double bedroom, a single bed …see more
My husband and I and 2 of our grandchildren stayed for 2 weeks in Rose in July 2013 and had a lovely time. The cottage is quaint and lends itself well to a family holiday. The beds are comfortable a… More