Holiday Villas in Provence

  • Wonderful 18th century farmhouse restored to a very high standard. It is light and spacious with vaulted ceilings and tiled floors. The owners have created a modern space whilst retaining the charm of the original house, built so the church steeple in Bonnieux could be seen from every room.

    Price per week: £3870-£5775
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LAG2016
  • Provencal villa within walking distance of Menerbes with stunning Luberon views. This is a beautiful family home, located on a hill and surrounded by a landscape of vineyards, olive groves and cherry orchards with views across the Luberon massif, the Monts de Vaucluse and the Mont Ventoux.

    Price per week: £2540-£4410
    Sleeps: 6
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL2925
  • This lovely old stone medieval house with south facing roof terrace and stunning views was once one of the olive mills in the village and has been lovingly restored. Set in the Medieval village of Callas and surrounded by vineyards this is Provence at its best!

    Price per week: £595-£840
    Sleeps: 4
    Bedrooms: 2
    Pool: No
    Ref: PLA2648
  • This townhouse. It has a real "cottage-type" feel to it with its adorable little garden and plunge basin/fountain. If you are looking for a romantic hideaway for your honeymoon or just feel like spending some time in the middle of a typical French village, this would definitely be the place!

    Price per week: £1500-£1500
    Sleeps: 5
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: No
    Ref: LAB1999
  • This is a newly-built, modern villa in an ancient setting, sitting in almost 750 acres of vineyards, one of the largest wine domaines in the region bordering the beautiful village of Les Baux de Provence in Les Alpilles. A great house for a large group of friends or extended family.

    Price per week: £7305-£8885
    Sleeps: 12
    Bedrooms: 6
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LES2053
  • Located 5 minutes drive from the charming village of Eygalières in the heart of the Alpilles. Large garden and pool. House and guest house, perfect for one or two families.

    Price per week: £0-£0
    Sleeps: 10
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LEF2689
  • This contemporary, architectural designed villa provides guests with ultimate luxury. Situated within 3km of the charming village of Pernes les Fontaines, this villa is perfect place for large get-togethers with its covered terraces and pool house equipped with bar.

    Price per week: £5560-£10800
    Sleeps: 12
    Bedrooms: 6
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL2691
  • You couldn’t wish for a more typical Provencal experience, a very easy-living, tastefully restored, delightful old stone built property set amid 27 acres of idyllic vineyards,olive trees and forest. Perfect for getting away from it all yet near to the small village of St Antonin du Var.

    Price per week: £1630-£2425
    Sleeps: 5
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: BAS1998
  • Set among extensive fields and wooded hills this is a delightful Provencal-style villa with pool situated on the edge of the village of Gigondas, well known for its vineyards and wine. The villa with pool is well equipped and an ideal holiday home in a good location for exploring.

    Price per week: £1790-£2290
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: GIG2014
  • A modern villa located in the charming village of Eygalières in the heart of the Alpilles near St Remy de Provence. Perfect for one or two families, the villa eatures a mezzanine for the kids and a private pool in a pretty, enclosed garden.

    Price per week: £5445-£7330
    Sleeps: 6
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL2682

Provence


Provence is one of the most beautiful and vibrant regions for holidaymakers in France today. Visitors can enjoy sunbathing on pristine beaches, shopping at wonderful weekly markets and strolling along cliff-top roads and paths while seeing some of the most stunning sights anywhere in the country. There are hundreds of first-class restaurants and bars to keep travellers entertained during the evenings, and the area has become popular with people from all walks of life in recent times.


The History


More than two-thousand years ago, Provence formed part of the Roman Gaul which is why there are many different historical sites and monuments in the region. If you love ancient history and you want to learn more about the Roman conquests, Provence is an excellent place to visit thanks to some of the architecture and remains the Romans left behind. There are amphitheatres to visit and even a stunning aqueduct! Alongside the Roman ruins, there is also evidence of civilisations using the area in prehistoric times and a few medieval abbeys that are guaranteed to impress.


The Attractions


There is something for everyone when it comes to activities and attractions in Provence. Those who like seeing the sights on foot will want to take a look at some of the many walking tours available in the area. The Old Town of Nice is an excellent place to start for anyone who wishes to see some authentic local culture. People who enjoy snapping stunning photographs should be sure to check out sites like Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate and Notre Dame de Beauvoir. There are also some modern attractions in the area like room escape experiences and lots of opportunities to try snorkelling and scuba diving.


The Food and Entertainment


The French Riviera is famous around the world for its upmarket restaurants and authentic French cuisine. There are a plethora of restaurants in the region that provide diners with iconic local dishes travellers won’t want to overlook. Some of the best meals everyone should try in Provence during their visit include: Bouillabaisse, Daube, Tapenade, Omelette aux truffes, Ratatouille and Tarte Tropézienne.


When it comes to entertainment; travellers are often spoiled for choice in Provence. There is a vibrant nightlife in most areas and an array of bars and clubs where people dance the night away. There are also art cinemas, music venues, cafes, and theatres that everyone should check out during their trip.


The Climate


The climate in Provence changes depending on the places people choose to visit. In the mountainous areas, visitors should expect to encounter cool and fresh temperatures during the summer months. However, those who spend time near the coast and inland should plan for dry and sometimes muggy conditions. The hottest month is usually August where temperatures can reach 24-degrees on average. The coldest month is usually January where temperatures rarely exceed 9-degrees.


Everyone should take the time to visit the Provence region of France at some point during their lives because it’s a wonder to behold. With the fantastic accommodation listed on our site, all travellers are guaranteed a first-class experience with their friends or families.