Holiday Villas in Provence

  • A charming C16th property just outside the delightful medieval hilltop village of St Restitut on the Drome-Vaucluse border, an area of vineyards, lavender fields, orchards and truffles. Luxuriously renovated and furnished & the grounds provide a romantic outdoor setting.

    Price per week: £5775-£6415
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: BAS2012
  • A truly opulent villa, surrounded by manicured gardens and olive groves, within a short distance of the lovely villages of Claviers and Bargemon in southern France. This villa is wonderfully well-equipped with the latest word in modern technology and hi-tech appliances.

    Price per week: £6670-£7175
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LES2023
  • Chosen by TheTimes as one of '30 places to stay in Provence, this is a dramatic and unique villa built into the rocks below the historic ruins of Chateau les Baux. Originally a roman villa, the property has been refurbished to an excellent standard with every modern amenity.

    Price per week: £4255-£6070
    Sleeps: 6
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LAR2919
  • This is a small, charming vacation villa with a beautiful mature garden and lovely views over the surrounding countryside and Les Alpilles hills. This property is ideal for a family wishing to enjoy a tranquil and relaxing holiday, with plenty of outdoor space & a sizeable salt-water pool.

    Price per week: £2820-£3610
    Sleeps: 6
    Bedrooms: 3
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LES2003
  • 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
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: GRA2035
  • Exclusive contemporary villa with pool & panoramic views over Mont Ventoux - Situated on the edge of the pretty village of Venasque, right at the foot of Mont Ventoux, overlooking vineyards and cherry orchards, this contemporary villa has tremendous appeal and stunning 360-degree views.

    Price per week: £3675-£6855
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: TOU2031
  • This is a truly unique fairytale castle, set in beautiful Provencal landscape that creates a magical atmosphere. Located in a charming town, voted "the most charming in Provence", you will enjoy the unspoiled countryside just as much as the glamorous lifestyle of the Cote d'Azur. Ideal for weddings.

    Price per week: £24896-£27662
    Sleeps: 35
    Bedrooms: 16
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: CHA2446
  • This exceptional Mas found in beautiful Provence is a real gem, and an ideal holiday home for those who want to experience the very best France has to offer! If you're a fan of golf, this may well be the perfect destination for you, as the Mas sits at the edge of a golf course.

    Price per week: £5871-£15658
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS2601
  • This dramatic chateau is spectacularly perched on a hilltop in the foothills of the French Alps and overlooks the famous turquoise Lac de Castillon, one of France’s most popular water sports lakes.

    Price per week: £3470-£5950
    Sleeps: 16
    Bedrooms: 7
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: CHA1873
  • Newly refurbished to the highest standards, this is a delightful family villa, ideally situated on the hills facing the Bay of La Ciotat, along the stretch of coast between Saint-Cyr-sur- Mer & Cassis. This villa lends itself to easy & comfortable living with very large open-plan spaces.

    Price per week: £5140-£6950
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: PIE2030

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.