Holiday Villas in Provence

  • Singular and charming, this Provencal residence is located close to the village of Saint Rémy de Provence. This 19th century provencal villa of approximately 350 sqm has been fully renovated and decorated by a talented designer and displays the charm of its stones and modern interior.

    Price per week:
    £5793-£9140
    Sleeps:
    12
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    MAS2372
  • 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 5 miles away

    Price per week:
    £4630-£4630
    Sleeps:
    8
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    VIL2032
  • 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
  • This delightful family run, 6 bedroomed farmhouse is located on the edge of Saint Remy. Restored in the traditional way, this farmhouse has the added luxury of a swimming pool and garden.

    Price per week:
    €1300-€2600
    Sleeps:
    6
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    SAI1447
  • 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:
    £5277-£9315
    Sleeps:
    12
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    VIL2691
  • Set in total tranquillity, an old farmhouse which has been converted into a summer villa. Located near Baux de Provence, the villa is nestled into the rock at the heart of Provence and is surrounded by 4 hectares of parkland.

    Price per week:
    £5000-£6500
    Sleeps:
    8
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    LAF2686
  • Attractive villa with exceptionally large pool set in a hamlet at the heart of the beautiful Luberon countryside. A wrap-around balcony makes a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the scenery. Spacious grounds and views over the Luberon contribute to making this an ideal base for a relaxing holiday.

    Price per week:
    £2685-£4665
    Sleeps:
    8
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    VIL2033
  • This excellent Luberon family holiday villa is surrounded by lavender fields, almond and cherry orchards, and boasts a large pool and superb rural views. It is a tastefully furnished home with original artwork and sculptures created by the artist owner.

    Price per week:
    £5285-£5925
    Sleeps:
    12
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    LEM2311
  • 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
    Pool:
    Yes
    Ref:
    LAG2016
  • 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:
    £580-£735
    Sleeps:
    4
    Pool:
    No
    Ref:
    PLA2648

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.