Holiday Homes in France
A wealth of self-catering accommodation awaits you in France. With its diverse landscapes, from beautiful coastline, stunning mountain ranges and exciting cities to peaceful countryside retreats and historical villages. France is the perfect destination for both Winter and Summer breaks and you will be sure to find the perfect ski chalet, historical castle, cosy cottage or luxury apartment in this wonderful welcoming country.
If it’s your first trip to France, why not start by exploring its vibrant capital city, Paris, head down to the Cote d’Azur , where you will find the cosmopolitan resorts of Nice and Cannes. Then head inland to pretty Provence, oozing with Roman villages, lilac lavender fields and rows of sunflowers.
Holidays in the mountains of France
Are you looking for an exciting Winter ski holiday on the cosmopolitan slopes of the French ski resorts? Up in the Alps is the perfect place to be – enjoy the thrill of whizzing down the slopes or relax in the local alpine bar with a glass of your favourite tipple.
Or in the Summer, explore the picturesque, lush green mountainside on foot whilst sampling the local cuisine in nearby sleepy villages. The open spaces of rural France boasts world-class skiing, cycling and rock climbing opportunities.
Interhome offers an extensive range of self-catering accommodation in the best French mountain resorts – from cosy wooden chalets to modern apartments in central locations, the choice is endless.
Regular ferries and the Eurotunnel make it easy to plan a self-drive trip to France and the simple pleasures such as shopping in village markets and sipping coffee in cobbled squares, surrounded by historic buildings, make a visit to France particularly appealing.
Self-catering Holiday Homes in France
Hop across the Channel and explore the rugged coastline of Brittany or the long, sandy beaches of Normandy. Spend your stay in a cosy, country cottage or in a picturesque Breton house by the sea.
Take a city break to Paris, the City of Light and romance. In a couple of days, you could visit the Notre Dame cathedral on the Ile de la Cite, take a stroll along the banks of the Seine and sample the delights of one of the local, trendy cafes. Enjoy the culture of the Louvre, climb up the hill to Montmartre and mingle with the artists whilst taking in a superb view of the city and the Eiffel Tower.
Continuing on the art theme, pay a visit to the Musee d’Orsay which is home to the largest collection of impressionist art in the world, then indulge in dinner at one of the famous bistros in nearby St Germain des Pres. Climb the Arc de Triomphe and take a leisurely stroll down the Champs Elysees to the Place Vendome and the Grand Palais.
Other locations offering chic city apartments as well as a luxury villa or apartment can be found on the French Riviera. Here, soak up the sun and the relaxed atmosphere with a walk along the Promenade des Anglais in Nice and explore the old town. Then pop to the glitzy resort of Cannes and enjoy a stroll along the tree lined beachside La Croisette, with dinner at one of the famous beach restaurants.
France is noted for its cuisine, from the crepes and ciders of the North to the Mediterranean flavours of the South, along with the famous wines of the Bordeaux and Champagne regions.
Eat out or cook in the privacy of your own holiday home - there is such a huge choice of self-catering properties throughout France with Interhome. Choose the ideal accommodation for your perfect holiday in this fascinating country, just a stone’s throw away.
Holiday property in lovely Normandy
If you don't want to drive too far, you can go to Normandy or Brittany. Normandy, which consists of the departments of Haute Normandie and Basse Normandie, is a wonderful place to spend your holiday. Rolling green hills, picturesque towns and villages, a rich history, and of course the famous Camembert and apple cider.
Normandy also has all the ingredients for a great beach holiday. With its endless sandy beaches and impressive chalk cliffs, Normandy is the ideal setting for a relaxing holiday. The quiet Normandy beaches are definitely a must for a holiday with young children. If you choose one of our child-friendly holiday homes in France, you can be sure that your cottage is 'kid proof'.
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Endless beaches in Brittany
Brittany is also ideal for a family holiday. With a coastline of 2,700 kilometres, this is also a great place for a beach holiday in France. In addition, this quirky region is known for its beautiful natural surroundings, with some fantastic cycling and hiking.
If you book a holiday home with your dog in France, you can explore this region together with your pet whilst enjoying some walking. Brittany has a special history and a somewhat mystical atmosphere: you walk in the footsteps of the legendary Merlin and King Arthur and marvel at the history of the menhirs ...
With a holiday home in Brittany, you are invited to discover new things every day.
Holiday rental Houses in France
This beautiful country is so versatile that everyone likes it. With a holiday home in France - 'La Douce France'- you will experience the holiday of your dreams!
If you are planning to rent a house, France is an obvious choice as a destination. This country of wine, cheese and French bread is still high on the list when it comes to our summer holiday.
France... there is much to say for France as a holiday destination. It is relatively close, is very varied in terms of landscape and it has a pleasant Mediterranean climate as you travel further south. And of course there is also the unsurpassed French 'cuisine'.
Every time you rent a holiday house in France, you can experience a completely different holiday if you want, because France has so many different faces. What will you discover in France this year?
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The good Burgundian life
A completely different holiday can be experienced in inland France, for example in Burgundy. Where better to enjoy the good, Burgundian life than here?
And indeed, in this region you will find something to your liking if you want to be pampered and taste some good wines. But also if you want to immerse yourself in a wealth of culture, Burgundy has a lot to offer.
Cities that were once homes to Dukes, beautiful Romanesque abbeys, romantic castles, fascinating museums and picturesque villages are all part of Burgundy. As a nature lover you can also indulge yourself here, for example in the relatively unspoilt Morvan.
A holiday house in Burgundy will give you direct access to this region, rich in all respects.
Skiing in the French Alps
Further south you will find the French Alps: a beautiful region for all seasons. Many people know this region mainly because of the winter sports. If you are considering booking a winter chalet in France, then the French Alps to the right place.
You will find a range of popular ski resorts: Les Portes du Soleil, Les Trois Vallées, Chamonix and la Plagne are just a few of the famous names. Beginners, and also advanced skiers can enjoy a top winter sports holiday here.
Even in summer, the French Alps are great for a successful holiday. Here you can enjoy the overwhelmingly beautiful, unspoilt countryside and the unforgettable, ancient mountain and glacier landscape in protected areas such as the Parc Naturel Régional du Queyras.
Popular winter sports villages in France
Southern French highlights
If you choose to go further south in France, you will find Provence and the beloved Côte d'Azur, amongst others. In Provence, with its fragrant, deep purple lavender fields, you will find for example the Gorges du Verdon. A visit to this impressive gorge, whether or not by canoe or pedalo, you will not easily forget.
The town of Gordes and the Mont Ventoux are Provencal highlights that you should not miss. On the Côte d'Azur, you can enjoy a holiday in the sun. The Côte d'Azur is especially known for its fashionable seaside resorts such as Nice and Saint-Tropez.
With a stay in a cottage in France you can fully enjoy everything this famous region has to offer. If you book a holiday house with pool in France, you can enjoy the best of both worlds: the popular beaches and the luxury of a private pool.
Unforgettable beauty: the Gorges du Tarn
For those who are considering renting an apartment in France, the Languedoc-Roussillon is also an attractive destination. Here you will find not only beautiful beaches and picturesque fishing villages on the Mediterranean Sea, but also many scenic attractions. Extensive forests, limestone plateau and the impressive 'gorges' (gorges) that have been carved out by the Tarn over the centuries.
The National Park of the Cevennes is also located in this region. In addition to all the eye-catching highlights, you can also enjoy French gastronomy here: France and excellent food and drink are simply inextricably linked!
Holiday home on unique Corsica
If you want to get to know a very special part of France, a stay in the unique Corsica is a good choice. With a holiday home on this relatively sparsely populated, mountainous island in the Mediterranean Sea, you can enjoy a relaxing break. To citadels and castles and beautiful nature reserves with rare plant species for example.
You can also enjoy some great walks on the island, particularly along the famous GR20 trail. Moreover, Corsica has beautiful beaches where it is wonderfully relaxing. In short, Corsica is definitely worth a visit!
Whatever destination you choose, if you book a holiday home in France you can count on a 'bonnes vacances'! If you prefer a cheaper holiday, then there are of course also our last minute holiday home in France: just as much holiday fun, but at an even more attractive price!