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Ancient towns, beautiful beaches, delicious food and friendly locals are all what make Mediterranean holidays so magical. And staying in a privately owned Mediterranean retreat will allow you to fully relax into the laid back lifestyle the region is known for.



We have thousands of stylish places to stay dotted around the beautiful Mediterranean Sea. Choose from gorgeous villas with private pools, rustic countryside farmhouses and spacious seaside apartments next to the golden sands and blue waters of the Med.



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(7) Excellent 

31

Holiday cottage in Gytheio

Gytheio / Ageranos

3 7 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 2 km
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
“Fabulous house, fabulous view- a gem!!” The house is set up a hill, with magnificent views onto the bay, with large, well tended gardens- it's quite and peaceful, ideal for relaxing!! There are numerous outdoor seating areas and large verandas, you ha  …see more

from £153 / night

£890 - £1187 / week

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from £153 / night

(14) Excellent 

24

Holiday cottage in Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac

Dordogne / Rouffignac-Saint-Cernin-de-Reilhac

2 5 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
“Magnifique” Hubby and I have just returned from a 2 week stay at this property, what a wonderful time we had. La Girode is a gem, offering seclusion, privacy and peace and quiet. We completely relaxed and de- stressed; having the use of a private pool  …see more

from £67 / night

£467 - £1229 / week

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from £67 / night

(4) Excellent 

6

Holiday cottage rental

Seine-et-Marne / Fontainebleau

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
Cosy 1 bedroom gîte nestled in an annex of a Chateau, in a romantic and quiet estate along a riverside between Fontainebleau forest and the first Burgundy hills. The cottage is ideal for a couple, but can suit 3 people. Living room with open well equipped kitchen. Bed  …see more

from £68 / night

£229 - £297 / week

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(32) Excellent 

24

Holiday cottage in Callac

Cotes-d'Armor / Callac

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 17 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful, quiet, so relaxing” We had an amazing stay ear lie in the give earlier this summer, there are no words to describe the view from the garden and it being in the centre of Brittany made it great for visiting the beautiful coastlines around. V  …see more

from £52 / night

£295 - £595 / week

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from £52 / night

(20) Excellent 

24

Cottage accommodation in Marais-Vernier

Eure / Marais-Vernier

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“Chocolate box cottage in a chocolate box village” This quaint little French village is situated a the foot of a small mountain and faces a national park. Your neighbours are other thatched cottages and farms with a church that chimes on the hour but n  …see more

from £57 / night

£337 - £641 / week

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from £57 / night

(2) Very Good 

14

Seine-et-Marne / Saint-Cyr sur Morin

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly

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from £50 / night

£313 - £491 / week

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from £50 / night

37

Holiday cottage in Belforte all'Isauro

Province of Pesaro and Urbino / Belforte all'Isauro

6 14 Min stay varies

  • 6 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 14
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 51 km
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
DISCOUNTED PRICES. Beautiful restored farmhouse with pool and fantastic wiev, pool, near national park, relax guarantee. The lodgement is accessible to disabled.Villa with pool (13) x (5) x (140), May - SeptemberThe lodgement is accessible to disabled.  …see more

from £235 / night

£1407 - £2475 / week

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from £235 / night

(5) Excellent 

12

Cottage rental in Las Salinas, Ibiza

Ibiza / Las Salinas, Ibiza

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 0.8 km
  • Child friendly
“The best place to stay....” What a location... I visit Ibiza most summer's, and this was the first time I stayed in this Villa / location, it was perfectly located for me as it is seconds away from the best naturist beach in Ibiza, The villa was amp  …see more

from £85 / night

£594 / week

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(6) Excellent 

21

Vejer de la Frontera holiday cottage rental

Vejer de la Frontera / El Soto

1 4 2 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
A very nice bright and airy cottage well fitted out with for all your holiday needs and close to all activities.  …see more

from £50 / night

£350 - £410 / week

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from £50 / night

27

Holiday cottage with swimming pool in Rodez

Aveyron / Rodez

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Caramaurel is a lovely country house with a colonial feel near the little village of Abbas, not far from the beautiful medieval town of Rodez, the regional capital of the Aveyron. It has a lovely ambience and plenty of room for an extended family of up to 8, or a quiete  …see more

from £135 / night

£890 - £1430 / week

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from £135 / night

(36) Excellent 

18

Holiday cottage in Nerja

Nerja / Oasis de Capistrano

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“Very private” We really enjoyed our stay at the apartment, it was well equipped, also very clean, which was a great relief as it was our first time at this apartment.. The property didn't have any one above or below, and the balcony was very private.  …see more

from £35 / night

£175 - £375 / week

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from £35 / night

(2) Excellent 

15

Holiday cottage with shared pool in Lesignac-Durand

Charente / Lesignac-Durand

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 4 km
  • Swimming pool
Our newly renovated second Charente cottage, nestled on the sides of a large fishing and activity lake providing the opportunity for a relaxing break in one of the sunniest areas of France. This large cottage comprises 2 large upstairs bedrooms, a large and comfortable  …see more

from £60 / night

£400 - £570 / week

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from £60 / night

(5) Excellent 

25

Casale Marittimo holiday cottage rental

Province of Pisa / Casale Marittimo

2 5 3 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 10 km
  • Child friendly
“Beautiful relaxing vacation in the Tuscan hills!” It was a fantastic stay… we enjoyed very much the marvelous views of the sea and Elba island from our private terrace where we had breakfast and Italian aperitivo after a fantastic day at the beach! Th  …see more

from £128 / night

£763 / week

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from £128 / night

(22) Very Good 

28

Beussent holiday cottage rental

Pas-de-Calais / Beussent

4 7 3 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • 3 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
“Thouroughly enjoyed it.” This was our third visit to this lovely traditional cottage as before we were delighted with the accomadition we found it very clean and welcoming with plenty of space. Our family consisted of different age groups and we all t  …see more

from £50 / night

£300 - £750 / week

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from £50 / night

(24) Excellent 

10

Holiday cottage in Northern France

Bayeux / La Bazoque

1 2 Min stay varies

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 19 km
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden
“Le Petit Promenant - What a way to end the old year and start the new” Le Petit Promenant is a lovely, homely cottage filled with everything you need to have a wonderful, romantic french break. The grounds are lovely and very private. Even though we  …see more

from £35 / night

£200 - £350 / week

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from £35 / night

(13) Excellent 

22

Cottage rental in Broglie with swimming pool

Eure / Broglie

3 6 7 nights min

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets
Area famous for Calvados Cider and Pommeaux and the Camembert factory Golfing in Bernay and fishing about 10k away Monet's garden in Giverny : 1H15 drive Beaches : Deauville Trouville Cabourg 1H driveCerza zoo in Lisieux (20 mn drive) worth a visit with childrenjun  …see more

from £84 / night

£339 - £585 / week

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from £84 / night

(18) Excellent 

18

Holiday cottage with shared pool in San Ginesio

Province of Macerata / San Ginesio

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 30 km
  • Swimming pool
“A perfect refreshing place to stay whilst discovering a new part of Italy” A warm welcome waits you at this perfect retreat in unspoilt La Marche area of Italy. The views out of every window are stunning. If you want to write, draw, walk, relax or use  …see more

from £84 / night

£585 - £831 / week

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from £84 / night

(9) Excellent 

36

Holiday cottage with swimming pool in Sitges

Province of Barcelona / Sitges

4 7 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 5 km
  • Swimming pool
“Great - just what was needed...” Cannot think that there could be any better place for allowing us to have a relaxing Easter break. Secluded, very quiet and so relaxing, it was hard to leave the house. We had the doors to the patio open most of the  …see more

from £145 / night

£1017 - £1441 / week

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from £145 / night

(7) Very Good 

17

Holiday cottage in Sempy

Pas-de-Calais / Sempy

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 16 km
  • Swimming pool
La 'Maison au Ruisseau' is a farm house beautifully converted complete with a large swimming pool and a tennis court, into a charming home to rent. The house is located in the typical village of Sempys. It is situated in the heart of the “Pays des 7 Vallées” near  …see more

from £225 / night

£1458 - £1924 / week

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from £225 / night

(4) Excellent 

15

Holiday cottage with swimming pool in Trujillo

Province of Caceres / Trujillo

1 4 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 3 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Quietly located in a 4 acre estate, but only 5 minutes' walk from the medieval town centre of Trujillo in the province of Extremadura, the cottage has sweeping views over the valley and towards the Arab castle that dominates the town. Whether you go birding  …see more

from £64 / night

£424 - £509 / week

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from £64 / night

(3) Very Good 

17

Cottage rental in Eauze with shared pool

Eauze / Castelnau d'Auzan

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 125 km
  • Swimming pool
“family friendly” Lovely place to stay with children lots of open spaces , would recommend speaking to the owners on exploring the area , we hired bikes and found this really good fun ,local amenities not to far but would recommend a car ,we are lookin  …see more

from £84 / night

£577 - £1000 / week

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(5) Excellent 

21

Vejer de la Frontera holiday cottage rental

Vejer de la Frontera / El Soto

2 6 2 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“A relaxing, peaceful holiday!” We had a lovely relaxing holiday, the pool was great for cooling down and Jerry and Helen made us feel very welcome. The Casita has views of Vejer and is located just off a main road which will lead you to all the local  …see more

from £57 / night

£420 - £430 / week

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from £57 / night

(17) Very Good 

20

Durban-Corbieres holiday cottage rental

Aude / Durban-Corbieres

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 29 km
  • Child friendly
This old wine growers cottage benefits from a large living room with triple aspect views down the valley, across the village and towards the castle. It has two large double bedrooms that are located on separate floors. The ground floor bedroom has a Juliette balcony wit  …see more

from £55 / night

£245 - £495 / week

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from £55 / night

(8) Excellent 

18

Holiday cottage with swimming pool in Lithakia

Zakynthos / Lithakia

1 2 7 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 7 nights min
  • Swimming pool
  • Car not necessary
  • Air conditioning
Fully air conditioned two person cottage with spectacular sea views. Private, but not isolated , close to village shops and 5 minutes from several beaches ( by car )  …see more

from £63 / night

£435 / week

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from £63 / night

(11) Excellent 

21

Gracciano holiday cottage rental

Montepulciano / Gracciano

2 6 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Nearest beach 90 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
“Really worth staying!” My partner and I spent a glorious week this spring at agriturismo Il Salarco surrounded by vineyards and idyllic rolling countryside. The owner, an English lady called Laura, made us both feel really welcome, was fabulously know  …see more

from £68 / night

£373 - £1746 / week

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from £68 / night

(11) Excellent 

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Mere holiday cottage rental

Llanes / Mere

1 2 3 nights min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 3 nights min
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden
At the end of an impressive, tree-lined avenue lies this enchanting folly. Now painstakingly restored and imaginatively converted by its current owners, it provides highly unusual accommodation for two guests - a special place to stay in a beautiful setting.  …see more

from £113 / night

£486 - £821 / week

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from £113 / night

(10) Excellent 

23

La Roche Chalais holiday cottage rental

Dordogne / La Roche Chalais

3 5 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 85 km
  • Swimming pool
If you are looking for a beautiful holiday home in the heart of French culture then look no further......This gite is situated in a very pleasant rural setting in Dordogne.This is a quietly located property, with a park and a large swimming-pool.  …see more

from £51 / night

£509 - £975 / week

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from £51 / night

(10) Excellent 

25

Holiday cottage in Guemene-sur-Scorff

Morbihan / Guemene-sur-Scorff

2 7 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 7
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 40 km
  • Child friendly
“A peaceful, beautiful and relaxing place to stay” Le Vieux Moulin is an incredibly tranquil house, set beside a stream in a peaceful valley where birds singing is about the loudest noise. There are good walks on the doorstep. The house itself is delig  …see more

from £85 / night

£525 - £875 / week

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from £85 / night

(14) Very Good 

28

Zahora holiday cottage rental

Costa de la Luz / Zahora

2 5 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly
“tasteful apartment in seashore” At beautyfuld apartment in a spanish area near the sea. Easy to find! Nice hostess who welcomed us and had good tips abous the area.  …see more

from £30 / night

£208 / week

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from £30 / night

(4) Very Good 

21

Cottage rental in Plouharnel

Morbihan / Plouharnel

4 8 7 nights min

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • 7 nights min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
bord de mer idéalement situé 30 metre de la mer très calme,tout confort,wifi,tarifs dégressifs selon la durée,grande terrasse de 25m2,en pleine campagne, du samedi au samedi c'est la dernière maison avant la lande , elle donne sur la "Baie des Anges" . en p  …see more

from £97 / night

£678 - £1526 / week

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from £97 / night

30

Eure / Connelles

5 18 Min stay varies

  • 5 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 18
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Pet friendly

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from £106 / night

£670 - £2356 / week

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from £106 / night

18

Province of Cosenza / Tortora

2 5 1 night min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 5
  • 1 night min
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning

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from £51 / night

£339 / week

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from £51 / night

20

Holiday cottage in Auxerre

Yonne / Auxerre

3 8 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Child friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Ask about pets
A 1h30 de Paris, retrouvez le calme et la tranquilité dans ce gîte entièrement rénové avec poutre et pierre apparentes.A 15 min de la route des vins de Bourgogne.  …see more

from £133 / night

£748 - £837 / week

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from £133 / night

(5) Very Good 

12

Holiday cottage in Couches

Saone-et-Loire / Couches

2 4 7 nights min

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • 7 nights min
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Detached,Peaceful,Private,Convenient Access,Furnished to high standardsWIFI  …see more

from £32 / night

£220 - £450 / week

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from £32 / night

31

Holiday cottage in Entraygues-sur-Truyere

Aveyron / Entraygues-sur-Truyere

3 6 Min stay varies

  • 3 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 6
  • Min stay varies
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Private garden
Au Riverain is a lovely, extremely comfortable house offering luxury accommodation for 6 guests. The house, gardens and private heated pool have panoramic views over the Lot river and valleys below and Au Riverain is only a short walk from the pretty village of Vieillev  …see more

from £120 / night

£780 - £1540 / week

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from £120 / night

(20) Excellent 

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Gouves holiday cottage rental

Heraklion Prefecture / Gouves

4 8 Min stay varies

  • 4 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 8
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Swimming pool
“this is more than home” I would prefer not to advert Eva Cottage, as if you would know how great it is, we will have a very small chance to rent it next year as it's gonna be fully booked :( it was our second year, i would say now then Yannis and Eva  …see more

from £140 / night

£962 - £2119 / week

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from £140 / night

(1) Excellent 

12

Holiday cottage with shared pool in Cromac

Haute-Vienne / Cromac

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
Our back garden has been transformed by a 10m x 5m in ground swimming pool (4ft deep) and sunbathing terrace, there are shingled outside areas for each cottage where hours can be spent relaxing and rejuvenating or reading a book, with a glass of wine under the shade ofB  …see more

from £43 / night

£297 - £636 / week

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from £43 / night

(1) Excellent 

25

Province of Lodi / Borghetto Lodigiano

1 4 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 4
  • 1 night min
  • Child friendly
  • Ask about pets

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from £51 / night

£297 / week

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from £51 / night

(18) Very Good 

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Holiday cottage in Seglien

Morbihan / Seglien

1 2 1 night min

  • 1 bedroom
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 night min
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Private garden
A complete get away from the madding crowd! Sounds tempting? Read on......A stunning cottage, on the edge of a small, picturesque rural village, Croquignolet boasts absolute peace and quiet.  …see more

from £43 / night

£297 / week

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from £43 / night

(24) Excellent 

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Holiday cottage in Le Grand-Luce

Sarthe / Le Grand-Luce

2 4 Min stay varies

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4
  • Min stay varies
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 20 km
  • Child friendly
“What an amazing place!!!” This was my first time in France and I loved it. The owners made me and my family very welcome and the barn was so homely and comfortable. The views were breathtaking and we had everything to hand. The owners recommended s  …see more

from £73 / night

£382 - £806 / week

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