Holiday Villas in Provence

  • Beautiful chateau with a private pool in a magnificent setting. Recently renovated throughout, with eight bedrooms, six bathrooms and vast living spaces indoors and out, this is the perfect place for family and friends to share a memorable holiday, enjoy time together and explore the area.

    Price per week:
    £5991-£9361
    Sleeps:
    12
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    CHA2374
  • This is a modern, beautifully decorated villa just outside the village of Cotignac. The villa is built around a central courtyard & swimming pool with most rooms opening onto this delightful area. In summer, the terrace is a blaze of vibrant colour with many carefully maintained flower pots.

    Price per week:
    £1700-£2555
    Sleeps:
    6
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    SER2009
  • This 18th century traditional Bastide is set amid 25 acres of woodland and cherry orchards in the heart of the Luberon. Refurbished and modernised, it retains its authentic charm. A small tree-lined driveway leading to a formal garden to the front of the villa creates an impressive entrance.

    Price per week:
    £3015-£5190
    Sleeps:
    10
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    GRA2035
  • Set in the heart of the Alpilles mountains in a magnificent quiet, unspoilt location yet only s short distance from St Remy de Provence. The villa is surrounded by a hectare of gardens with mature trees and lawn, perfect for the children to play.

    Price per week:
    £12960-£12960
    Sleeps:
    10
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    VIL2687
  • Villa Etoile du Sud is a home from home 3 bedroom 3 bathroom villa with heated private pool in a tranquil setting of two acres of olive and fruit trees with stunning views of the village and Maures hills. If you're looking for somewhere special for family and friends then this is it

    Price per week:
    £1100-£2550
    Sleeps:
    7
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    ETO2670
  • This charming period cottage, nestled in the heart of Provence near Gordes, boasts magnificent views of the surrounding hills & countryside & offers wonderful opportunities for bike rides and walks in the Luberon region. Good food, excellent wines & plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities.

    Price per week:
    £2525-£5335
    Sleeps:
    8
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    FLE2013
  • Surrounded by a beautiful manicured garden, sheltered by tall cypress and palm trees, this elegant property,refurbished to the highest standard, offers the rare opportunity to enjoy all the advantages of a Provencal village location in a spectacular, private setting.

    Price per week:
    £4005-£7185
    Sleeps:
    6
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    PAR2008
  • This is a luxurious villa set amid lush palm, pine and olive gardens with commanding views across the plains to the north of the Dentelles de Montmirail and Mont Ventoux; with the added bonus of being under 1 mile from the quaint village of St Restitut. Stylishly decorated & full of atmosphere.

    Price per week:
    £6800-£6800
    Sleeps:
    10
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    LOA2037
  • Fascinating large old house & garden with great history. The property, nestled at the start of the Upper Ardeche gorge, consists of two substantial wings linked by a 20 metre long Hall on the upper floor with galleried mezzanines and a covered balcony. An excellent centre for outdoor activities

    Price per week:
    £3026-£4932
    Sleeps:
    16
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    MAS1929
  • A wonderful, 18th century Provence France Mas, lovingly restored to the highest standards and set in a walled garden on the edge of the bustling village of Pernes les Fontaines. Private pool, sleeps 8.

    Price per week:
    £4005-£4630
    Sleeps:
    8
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    LES2659

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.