Holiday Villas in Provence

  • Set among extensive fields and wooded hills, with the Dentelles de Montmiral mountains as a striking backdrop, 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.

    Price per week: £1769-£2768
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: GIG2014
  • This charming property is located between Ménerbes and Lacoste, two of the most beautiful villages. It has a beautiful swimming pool (5.5 m x 11 m) and it is surrounded by two hectares of unfenced grounds with cherry trees, vineyards, oaks, and lawns.

    Price per week: £3671-£8592
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: DOM3012
  • Set within walking distance to the pretty town of St-Rémy, this wonderful mas is the perfect place for your Provençal adventures. The farmhouse originally dates back to the 19th century and it has been splendidly restored whilst retaining many traditional features.

    Price per week: £3204-£6675
    Sleeps: 11
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LEM3058
  • This is an extraordinary place where you will find the perfect mélange of contemporary luxury, modern style and authentic Provençal character in a gorgeous rural setting. This historical property would be ideal for an extended family gathering, a memorable celebration or simply an idyllic holiday.

    Price per week: £1465-£22185
    Sleeps: 16
    Bedrooms: 8
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LEM2955
  • This magnificent villa, in the heart of the Alpilles, hidden away behind an olive grove has recently been renovated and is full of charm in total tranquillity and authenticity. It has a large garden fully enclosed and there is a large swimming pool built out of local stone.

    Price per week: £15713-£24257
    Sleeps: 14
    Bedrooms: 7
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: BAS3002
  • Stylish, contemporary villa near Aix-en-Provence set amid the forested hills of the Vauvenargues to the East of Aix-en-Provence, enjoying spectacular views of Mont Sainte Victoire. The beautiful tree-lined avenues of the university town of Aix-en-Provence are less than 8 kilometers away.

    Price per week: £4921-£5125
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL2032
  • This superb villa is a hidden gem amidst French fields and vineyards. Five minutes away from Maussane les Alpilles, this villa is a haven of peace and tranquillity. Great for both families and groups of friends with a large heated pool and in close proximity to Manville golf course.

    Price per week: £4174-£11569
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL2685
  • This charming Bastide near the village of Fayence is peacefully situated in a rural woodland setting with a wonderful garden and views along the valley. This is a perfect place to relax and enjoy a blissful getaway but not to far from the coast, with easy access towards Nice, Cannes and Grasse.

    Price per week: £1753-£6086
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LAB2142
  • Located in a very quiet setting within 10 minutes drive of L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, a pretty riverside town famous for its antique markets, this entirely air-conditioned property sits on an estate of 4 hectares of enclosed landscaped ground with heated swimming pool and view of the 'Alpilles' hills.

    Price per week: £4452-£6483
    Sleeps: 12
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3010
  • This beautiful 'Mas' is only at 500m from the lovely village of Eygalières, not at all isolated and walking distance to the shops and market just one kilometre. The fully equipped Mas accommodates 9 guests and offers a great view of the 'Alpilles' mountains.

    Price per week: £2226-£6883
    Sleeps: 9
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3005

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.