A recently restored winery estate with a large central courtyard and a swimming pool near Pézenas, between Sète and Béziers (Hérault). Two three-bedroom stone cottages are available for rent. Both have a spacious living/dining room on the ground floor, a well-equipped kitchen, and a large terrace leading out to the courtyard. The owners live on-site and tend to the newly planted up-and-coming vineyard.
Alicante: 6 guests - 3 bedrooms : one with a double bed; and two with two single beds each. All bedrooms have an en-suite bath or shower room and toilet.
Ramonet: 6 guests - Three bedrooms: one with two single beds (wheelchair accessible), one with two single beds, and one with a double bed. All bedrooms have an en-suite shower room and toilet.
A converted 18th century stone mill, set by a fenced millpond filled with trout, amid woodland in northwestern Brittany, 20 minutes from the coast and close to Lamballe and Saint-Malo. The house is suitable for up to 7, but an optional self-contained cottage can accommodate up to 5 more for a total of 12.
Four bedrooms: one with a king size bed, one with two single beds, one with two bunk beds and a single bed, and one with a single bed.
A Provençal mas or farmhouse with a pool, jacuzzi, and gym, on the edge of the mountains near the Cévennes National Park within reach of Orange and Avignon (Ardèche). This rambling collection of old stone buildings, clinging to a sun-drenched, south-facing slope is divided into three separate restored gîtes, offering a spectacular view of the valley. Close to the majestic canyon of the Ardèche river.
1. La Grange: 8 guests - Two bedrooms, each with double beds, two single beds on the mezzanine and a double sofa-bed in the living room.
2. La Clède: 4 guests - A mezzanine with a double bed and two single beds.
3. La Magnanerie: 3 guests - The mezzanine has one double bed and one optional single bed.
A 19th century five-bedroom stone farmhouse surrounded by mature gardens with an orchard and swimming pool, set in quiet countryside in Southwest France near Condom and Auch (Gers). The interior is cool, spacious, and decorated with art.
Five double bedrooms: each with a double bed; one bedroom can have twin beds on request, and a cot is available.
Luxury apartments in a newly-renovated farmhouse featuring spectacular views, a large heated swimming-pool and private gardens, in the lively village of Lourmarin in the Luberon foothills (Vaucluse). Each apartment has been furnished and decorated with a distinctive character. Great panoramic views of the village and the valley.
1. Le Genêt: 2 guests - One queen-size canopied bed. We also have a travel cot for a baby.
2. Le Voltaire: 3 guests - One queen-size bed and one convertible armchair-bed.
3. Le Pastis: 2 guests - One wrought-iron queen-size four-poster bed.
4. La Clairette: 4 guests - One queen-size canopied bed in the bedroom and two convertible day beds in the living-room which together make a queen-size.
Two independent homes with private gardens and terraces, on the grounds of a small family-run hotel and restaurant, with a swimming pool, in the centre of the Côtes du Rhône wine region near Orange and Avignon (Vaucluse). The owners will be happy to arrange tastings of the local wines.
La Truffière: 5 guests - 2 bedrooms: one with a king-size bed, one with three single beds. A child's cot is available on request.
The Pigeonnier: 4 guests - 2 bedrooms: one with a king-size bed, one children's bedroom with two single beds.