Newly renovated farmhouse situated in a very quiet, rural and friendly hamlet near the Saison river. Equidistant from the Atlantic and the Pyrenees it is an ideal all year round holiday destination. …see more
Located in tranquil rural France close to the Basque country, only 30 minutes from the Pyrenees and 50 minutes from the Atlantic coast, this beautiful rustic home is a great place to explore South West France or to rest and share good times with friends & family. A car …see more
7 Sep 2015
"So authentically French, Gerard Depardieu could have been the gardener."
The ambience of the house was its best feature - its interior is like the interior film set of a French family drama in a big old family house. Wooden staircases, higgledy piggledy rooms with scrabble… More
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Pets welcome;
Ideal family rural countryside retreat on the banks of one of the most beautiful rivers in France, natural surroundings, no traffic. 5 km from medieval town of Sauveterre de Béarn. 1 hour to Biarritz/Atlantic Ocean, 1 hour alpine skiing in Pyrenees. Free WiFi internet …see more
30 May 2015
"Relaxed Elegance – The perfect Basque region pieds-à-terre for a large group"
Having stayed at a Sauveterre in-town gite last year, we wanted to try something a little more "country" this year. The beautifuly-restored and crisply-appointed La Fontaine did not disappoint. It is … More
This lovely farmhouse featured in interior design magazine is situated on a grade one listed river for salmon and trout fishing in a very rural, quiet and friendly hamlet. Equidistant from the Atlantic and the Mountains it is an all year round holiday destination. This …see more
30 Jan 2014
"We didn't want to leave"
Our group of 3 adults and 2 children (boys, 9+11) stayed at Quilhaut for 2 weeks over September - October 2013. We were also joined by some other friends (adult couple) for part of trhe time who wer… More
7 Dec 2013
un havre de paix, d'une authenticité rare, une des meilleures locations ou nous avons séjourné depuis fort longtemps. Literie impeccable et gout exquis pour la décoration et l'esprit de la maison.… More
Nous avons été charmés par l'accueil de nos hôtes, ils ont eu à cœur que notre séjour se déroule bien. Notre chambre était spacieuse.
Le petit déjeuner était agréable et servi dans une sa… More
14 Sep 2015
"This is a B&B rather than a holiday rental"
This is a B&B with four en suite rooms. The positives are:- it is very reasonably priced (about £40 per double room per night if you book direct) and it is very clean. We booked all four rooms becaus… More
Nearest beach 50 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
ALuxury 4 bedroom villa with private pool and panoramic views on Pyrenees. 3 luxury bathrooms one of which 1 Philipp Starck design bathroom. Rural countryside setting, landscaped garden 7000sq.m. 5km to Salies de Béarn with casino, golf course, thermal spa.
27 Oct 2014
"best villa we have ever rented"
The photos on the site do not do justice to this lovely villa. We much enjoyed being able to spread outselves over two sittings rooms and the several outside seating areas. The house is beautifully fu… More
Tranquil 16th century Bearnaise farmhouse barn conversion in the Pyrenees foothills, one hour from Biarritz coast; beautiful medieval towns nearby. …see more
27 Aug 2013
"Complete and absolute peace"
I travelled to L’Hermitage with my girlfriend and came back with a fiance (it was the same person!). I had planned to wait for a special moment to get down on one knee and ask the big question. Ho… More
26 Sep 2012
"A peaceful and lovely place to stay, l[--];hermitage is a very appropriate name."
Beautiful rural location and a good centre for exploring France's south west corner, or to relax.. The gite is newly renovated to a very high standard and is very comfortable . The owner was very frie… More
2 Aug 2012
"Wonderful base for a relaxing holiday"
We had a great time at L'Hermitage. The property has just the right balance with peace and quiet and the proximity of numerous towns and the Pyrenees in easy driving distance. L'Hermitage is light, … More
Nearest beach 60 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Large house with private pool,terrace and gardens-tranquil setting, near golf and fishing. 4 bedrooms - sleeps 8. Free WIFI internet connection. Large private pool - set in beautiful countryside. …see more
24 Nov 2013
"Wonderful property for a great family holiday"
In reality the property was better than the photos on the site. Plenty of space for our family - although most days were spent having fun around the large pool! Surrounding countryside was so beautifu… More
This charming 7-bedroom, 14-person private holiday residence, is the perfect haven for all sorts of groups - from gourmet enthusiasts, through outdoor adventurers, to those seeking just peace, quiet and a chance to reflect and absorb local culture, cuisine and history
5 Jun 2012
I simply cannot say anymore than the previous reviewers, La Maison Paul is magnificent.
I cannot wait to visit once again. One small thing on the listing, and that is that Navarrenx is 12 minutes awa… More
24 Nov 2011
"The ideal French getaway"
What a great find - the house that has it all!
You walk in and the luxury and attention to detail are the two things that stand out, but once you settle in you realise that luxury can also mean homel… More
1 Nov 2011
La Maison Paul is a wonderful place to stay! To be perfectly honest - the best holiday (of any description) we have ever had, which is an impressive statement considering there were 13 of us! We can a… More
Très agréable maison avec un très grand jardin (et un autre, plus petit, plein d'herbes aromatiques) dans une magnifique campagne, avec une foule d'activités pour tous les goûts : randonnées, ba… More
Merci elisabeth, belle analyse fidèle !
11 May 2015
Un gîte bien situé dans un cadre calme et verdoyant. Très bien équipé, c'est un gîte idéal pour la famille avec des pièces de vie agréables et 3 chambres très spacieuses à l'étage.
La ter… More
13 May 2014
"Charme, tranquillité, nature ..."
Superbe moment dans cette maison traditionnelle et confortable . J'ai adoré faire la cuisine sur le poêle à bois , me reposer sous les arbres centenaires en entendant les cloches des moutons et pro… More
Nearest beach 70 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Beautiful Bearnaise home in a pretty village close to the historic market town of Navarrenx. Views to the breath-taking Pyrénées mountains. Large garden with mature trees and a 25 m heated swimming pool. Perfect location for exploring this special region of France. …see more
20 Aug 2015
"Gorgeous house, garden and pool and perfect hosts"
Thank you Kate and Paul for a wonderful week. We were an extended family ranging in age from 2-61 and Maison Mirande suited us all perfectly. We especially loved the garden and pool and there were day… More
Really enjoyed the stunning walks in the nearby mountains. Great places to eat traditional food, a true experience of rural France. Easy to travel to many interesting places Biarritz and Northern Spai… More
8 Jan 2014
"A 5 star experience all round…superb villa for chilling or a great training holiday for those that want it.."
It is the great welcome you receive and the quality and versatility of this holiday experience that keeps us coming back and we are booking in again this year …
Paul and Cathy are fantastic hosts… More
Un lieu de repos et de découverte qui conjugue tranquillité et accueil chaleureux. L'espace à vivre, le jardin et la piscine offrent un havre de paix propice à rendre le séjour inoubliable. L'hô… More
Nous sommes ravis que votre séjour vous ait donné toute satisfaction ; nous nous efforçons d'apporter le maximum à nos hôtes et c'est également pour nous un moment de partage convivial. Nous sommes heureux quand nos hôtes nous disent ou écrivent qu'ils seront heureux de revenir, et c'est avec grand plaisir que nous vous reverrons.
14 Aug 2015
Nous sommes arrivés après 12h de moto avec une chaleur accablante dans un petit coin
de paradis ou nous attendaient Bernadette et André la chaleur humaine qui nous a conquis , a fait que notre s… More
Vos commentaires nous vont droit au coeur, enchantés d'avoir pu faire de ce bref séjour un aussi agréable souvenir. Nous serons ravis de vous revoir, pour vous faire profiter un peu plus de notre belle région.
10 Aug 2015
un accueil chaleureux et spontané de la part de Bernadette et André , les propriétaires de cette magnifique maison rénovée avec gout . tout est réuni pour que l'on se sente comme a la maison. … More
Nous avons eu grand plaisir à vous recevoir et sommes heureux de constater combien votre séjour chez nous vous a plu, vous offrant le repos et la convivialité que vous attendiez. Nous serons enchantés de vous revoir si vous décidez de revenir dans notre belle région pour en découvrir un peu plus les richesses et les sites à visiter qui sont bien nombreux.
Nearest beach 90 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Le Petit Couvent boasts spectacular 360 degree views from the garden. On a clear day you can see the tops of the Pyrénées in the distance. The ski slopes are just an hour away by car, the beach at Biarritz a similar distance. Le Petit Couvent is a perfect base to expl …see more
21 Aug 2015
"Beautiful surroundings, fabulous stay!"
I recently stayed at Le Petit Couvent with family and had a lovely time. The house is surrounded by beautiful country side with spectacular views of the Pyrenees.
There's a good sized swimming poo… More
Nearest beach 100 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Charming Barn with private garden & pool in village near Pyrenees and Atlantic Coast. …see more
28 Jul 2015
"Fantastic gite and great hosts"
Great location, one hour from the Pyrenees, one hour from Biariritz. Tranquil village setting with swimming pool and lovely gardens, ideal for children and adults. The Gite has two bedrooms, sleeps… More
Thank you so much for your positive review and we look forward to welcoming you back next year.
23 Sep 2015
"Lovely gite with lovely pool."
Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at this gite. It was lovely, very clean, comfortable and had everything that we needed. The pool was great and the owners were at home during our stay, but they were very c… More
7 Aug 2015
A well equipped, comfortable barn conversion in quiet village. Private garden with secluded pool. Gite was spotless - friendly English speaking host. Day trips possible to the coast and mountains. We… More
Thanks very much for your kind words and so glad you enjoyed your stay. We hope to welcome you again in the near future.
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car essential;
This beautifully renovated Farmhouse with pool and pretty garden offers a calm retreat & stunning views in tranquil surroundings. A fantastic base for Golf / Fishing / Rafting / Riding / Skiing. Explore the Pyrenees, Atlantic Beach, & surrounding Basque / Bearnaise coun …see more
2 Oct 2013
"A little bit of history in a wonderful tranquil setting."
If you are looking for a little bit of rural France then look no further. The house itself is wonderful, maintaining it's rustic character but with modern touches such as Sky English TV. The rural lo… More
13 Mar 2013
"It is indeed a pretty French farmhouse - we had a superb stay"
The farmhouse is appropriately named - it is indeed a pretty French farmhouse. Our stay was superb. The location is stunning. There was plenty to do just a short car journey away but we were happy to … More
23 Aug 2012
"Absolutely beautiful! The house was exactly per the advert so no nasty surprises!"
The location is stunning, out of this world! Such a quiet, tranquil beautiful spot and the house has been renovated so sympathetically you wouldn't know such extensive work had taken place. Really, … More
This was the perfect location for us and our extended families summer holiday. The house really was beautiful and offered us all so much space to enjoy our holiday together or in our own space if we w… More
Delighted that you enjoyed it! Thank you very much for leaving the house as you found it, clean and everything in its place!
Tranquil position, easy access Pau, Pyrenees & coast, elegant stone house offers V LARGE POOL with far reaching views, stylish interiors, WIFI, Pyrenees view from bedrooms & garden. Ideal: cycling, wine/cheese route, walking, rafting, lazing. Only rental property here. …see more
14 Sep 2015
"Outstanding accommodation and wonderful host"
My wife, teenage son and I had a wonderful fortnight's holiday at Les Vieux Chenes. The property is located in a lovely, tranquil setting, but is in easy reach of two sizable towns for the morning b… More
4 Jun 2014
"Thoroughly enjoyable stay in very comfortable accommodatio"
We were greeted with a very warm welcome by Gillian. The location of the traditional house proved ideal for us, very quiet but in easy reach of many good places to visit. The house itself was very wel… More
1 Jun 2014
I booked Les Vieux Chenes for a week for our family of 6 plus our 11 month old grand daughter. We had asked Gillian to arrange a meal on our arrival which due to traffic congestion was a hour behind o… More
After a long trip we finally made it Les Chenes Bed and Breakfast. As soon as our wheels rolled up we were greeted by Jim and Viv who immediately made us feel welcome. We parked our bikes into the gar… More
18 Sep 2012
"We had a great stay here. Couldn't fault a thing."
From the minute we arrived, we knew that we had chosen a great place to stay. Everything was great from the location, the accommodation, the food, the hospitality...
Would highly recommend.… More
2 Jul 2012
"Great place for a stop over"
Four of us stayed in June 2012, Les Chenes is the best B&B; I have stayed in, Viv and Jim are perfect hosts, nothing was too much trouble.
The location is superb, rooms a very nice, beds comfortable a… More
Nearest beach 40 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Ocean 40 mn
Pyrenees Pau 45 mn
Spanish border less I hour availability ping po,g table, 3 bicycles, swimming pool. …see more
20 Nov 2015
"Beautiful location, super pool, lovely hosts."
Very welcoming hosts and beautiful location surrounded by cornfields. The pool area was immaculate and fantastic to swim in after a hot day. We were staying in Le Cellar and found all the facilities… More
Smallwater lake lodge is perfect if you are wanting a nice tranquil and relaxing holiday. You can enjoy the country side and wildlife that visit the lakes, listen to the owls hoot in the near trees or just settle down in the garden and read a good book. …see more
Distance approx 17.88 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Have a quick cool down in the pool or just relax on the covered terrace and take in the view, watch the house martins dive bomb the lake, wait for the bats to come out, listen to the owls hoot in the trees. …see more
Distance approx 18.23 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Spacious, well appointed, fully equipped, holiday home with 13m x 5m pool, pool house and barbeque. Set in beautiful French countryside. Secluded spot but close to amenities. Sleeps 14 in comfortable beds + 2 cots. House and pool very private, set in v. large gardens …see more
10 Aug 2014
"What a fantastic place to stay to enjoy south west France."
Everything the website said about the place was spot on. There had been a couple of reviews about directions to the house but Satnav made it very easy.
The house is magnificent. It is very big and co… More
5 Dec 2013
"I could stay here for ever."
We stayed with friends and all agree the house was wonderfully large, clean and well equipped. We all thoroughly enjoyed the pool,BBQ and gardens. We toured the area, the beaches are vast and you can … More
28 Oct 2013
"Wonderful house in a beautiful location"
We stayed at Honeysuckle Farm in September and the weather was just perfect, as was the house, which had everything that you could possibly want in a holiday property. The property was beautifully cl… More
Le Luc is a classic manoir bourgeois constructed in 1748. With its large grounds, swimming pool, games room, terrace and plenty of French character, Le Luc is a memorable holiday rental. Staff are also on hand to make your stay as relaxing as possible. …see more
Distance approx 18.99 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
4-room house 180 m2 on 2 levels. Comfortable and modern furnishings: living/dining room with TV, radio and DVD. Exit to the terrace. 1 room with 1 french bed (1 x 140 cm, length 190 cm), shower. Open kitchen (oven, dishwasher, 1 ceramic glass hob hotplate, microwave, fr …see more
Distance approx 19.11 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Maison des Chenaies is a stunning 100 year old 5 bedroom French cottage. It has its own private swimming pool and is set on the edge of a fresh water lake in over 3 acres of beautiful gardens with breath taking views of the Pyrenees mountains. …see more
Distance approx 19.98 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Built in 1763, renovated with taste, this farmhouse is used by its owner most of the time. It is not a typical empty "rented house". Fully equipped (Miele), Bang & Olufsen TV & sound system in the whole house. Cleaning and garden service included. Quietness and luxury. …see more
Distance approx 20.2 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Nearest beach 65 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
19th century Master farm house , fully renovated, with heated swimming pool, 4 bedrooms each with bathromm, large garden in a secluded quiet countryside but yet close to Pyrenees, Spain and Atlantic beaches. May-September-October, group of 4 persons or less: discount a …see more
5 Sep 2011
"Peaceful and luxurious"
My family and I have recently enjoyed a wonderful week in this beautiful house with our very good friends. The photographs don't do it justice. This really is a special house with everything we needed… More
Many thks for staying with us this summer. Thierry.
3 Aug 2014
"Excellent Family Rental"
We have just had a really good week at Laurech, two families with 6 young children aged between 3 and 8. The property is very spacious and well appointed with great outdoor space and a lovely pool. BB… More
Thank you for your stay at Villa Laurech. Sorry to hear you were given some bedding and towels in need of replacement, as we had new sets available, for this season.
Country house with private grounds and pool. Perfect for large families and friends to holiday together or to celebrate a birthday or anniversary. A taste of French country living surrounded by pine forests, open fields and wildlife. Only a short drive from great surf …see more
28 Aug 2015
We've just had a 2 week stay at this property, and it suited everyone in our party of 12. The house is absolutely lovely, and very well equipped, and the large grounds are beautiful, with a good size… More
10 Aug 2015
"EVERYTHING YOU COULD ASK OF A HOLIDAY HOME IN FRANCE"
Le Chartreuse is a really lovely home from home with everything you need to keep grown ups and kids fully satisfied. The facilities and equipment available are better than anything we have experienced… More
7 Sep 2013
"Fabulous homely holiday home"
This is one of the nicest houses we have stayed in. A lovely period home with high ceilings and original features but very homely. It is just outside a small quiet village but within an easy car journ… More
Spacious, beautiful farmhouse in Landes with large garden and superb private pool. Ideal for families or other groups. Two sun catching patios. Golf, tennis, whitewater rafting, go-karting canoeing nearby. Spain and stunning beaches at Biarritz within 75 min. Vast open …see more
30 Oct 2014
"Ticked all boxes for enjoyable relaxing family base."
Suited our family group of 3 generations perfectly. Bedrooms/ Bathrooms/ Kitchen/ Living room all clean, roomy & well equipped - Lots of DVDS, & table tennis for indoor entertainment. Very rural locat… More
Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review. How lovely of you to highlight so many positive points. We are delighted that you had such a great holiday at La Croutz and hope we might welcome you back in the future.
28 Aug 2013
"An idyllic retreat in a beautiful corner of rural France"
We have just returned from a week at Lacrouts and would unhesitatingly recommend it. The accommodation itself is generous, the house is well-equipped (the games room is brilliant), the garden is well… More
Thank you so much for your kind comments. We are delighted that you enjoyed it as much as we do when we are down. We hope to see you at La Crouts again in the future.
26 Aug 2015
"Beautiful Countryside Retreat!"
I visited La Croutz recently with my family and had a lovely time, we hired a car from Bordeaux Airport and it was an easy journey south. On entry the house was spacious and had a lovely feel, the bea… More
A great five star rated villa with a private heated pool, a big garden and just 300 meters away from the centre of Cambo les Bains. A famous welness and spa village, just a 20'm drive from Biarritz Bayonne or St Pee. Want to surf, hike, ride, bike, paraglide, raft, Fis …see more
Distance approx 23.6 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; No pets allowed;
Biarritz family town villa with heated pool - Situated in a quiet residential area of the lovely spa town of Cambo-les-Bains, this delightful Basque villa is a short walk away from shops and restaurants Within a 10-mile radius you will find superb sandy beaches, vibrant …see more
Distance approx 23.68 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car essential;
Biarritz vacation villa near beach – set in 15 acres of parkland in the heart of the Basque countryside just outside Bayonne, La Tuiliere is just 6 miles from the nearest of the beautiful sandy beaches that grace the long coastline of the Cote Basque. …see more
Distance approx 23.68 miles from Sauveterre-de-Bearn Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Private rental, fully modernised farmhouse, sleeps 11, with swimming pool, 5 bedrooms, games room, badminton and boules courts, large lawned gardens. Very child safe and friendly. Rural setting with access to the beaches and resorts of Hossegor, Cap Breton and Biarritz. …see more
4 Jun 2015
I was very impressed with the surroundings, beautiful area, so nice, private, safe and relaxing. The swimming pool area is clean and tidy, nice wooden deck to relax on in the sun, and the pool it,s se… More
2 to 8 guests
Suitable to accommodate two families
2 lounges one with TV and surround system.
Private heated pool.
Within walking distance of restaurants
A short drive to Capbreton and Hossegor beaches and golf courses.
Bayonne, Biarritz, St Jean De L …see more
6 Jul 2015
"Fantastic house and fantastic location - will definitely be back!"
What a truly lovely holiday we had, both adults and children! I cannot think of one negative thing to say about this holiday home – I would definitely go back to this house for a number of reasons. … More
27 May 2015
"Fantastic Holiday in a Beautiful House!!"
We have just returned from a fantastic holiday staying in Maison Baradet. We booked as 6 adults with 2 children aged 2 & 3. We arrived on a Sunday evening and Lyn was so kind to arrange for some essen… More
25 May 2015
"First French holiday"
Stayed at maison baradet in May 2015 and on arrival I was impressed straight away. Lovely looking well maintained villa with everything you could wish for, for a family holiday. Kids loved the heated … More