Holiday Villas in Provence
This property is located 5 minutes drive from the charming village of Eygalières in the heart of the Alpilles, near St Remy de Provence. Large garden and pool. House and guest house, perfect for one or two families.Price per week: £5272-£14498Sleeps: 10Bedrooms: 5Pool: YesRef: LEF2689
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: £5275-£5915Sleeps: 12Bedrooms: 6Pool: YesRef: LEM2311
This is a lovely Provencal villa in the heart of the Alpilles region, 3 minutes from the village of 'Paradou' (150 m²). On 2 levels, it offers comfort and modern amenities with private garden, beautiful pool and outdoor eating area.Price per week: £2636-£6151Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: VIL3039
Unique Bastide with fabulous open views on the Luberon countryside and hillsl'Isle sur la Sorgue
This is an authentic Provencal 'Bastide', well restored and decorated with taste, with a beautiful heated swimming pool. Is located on 15 hectares (37 acres) of park land with splendid open views, close to L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue riverside town.Price per week: £7029-£10154Sleeps: 13Bedrooms: 6Pool: YesRef: LAB3047
Refined farmhouse with pool and landscaped garden, set in a quiet and green farming areaSt Remy de Provence
Situated in a quiet and green farming area, only 2 kilometres from St Remy de Provence, this Mas has been restored in the purest Provençal tradition. This farmhouse is a late 18th century building, in Les Baux stone, facing North and South, and opening onto a landscaped garden of 2000 m2.Price per week: £3445-£8347Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: MAS3035
Cosy home with a small walled courtyard garden with lawn and pool in Maussane les AlpillesSt Remy de Provence
This beautiful Maison de village is situated in the middle of the picturesque village of Maussane les Alpilles, with its shops, many restaurants and cafes around the square. The property has a small walled courtyard garden with lawn and a lovely swimming pool.Price per week: £3812-£6297Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: MAI3037
This really is the perfect hideaway for a family or a group of friends who would like a combination of relaxing and energetic holiday activities. The beautifully renovated 18th century farmhouse lies in a rural setting, its glorious landscaped grounds bordered by banks of sheltering trees.Price per week: £3971-£7943Sleeps: 12Bedrooms: 6Pool: YesRef: MAI3061
This 18th century property on the outskirts of Bonnieux is an authentic Bastide, completely restored to a very high standard and it is built around an inner courtyard through which you access the pool house and pool. Renovated with taste, the charm of authenticity blends with the contemporary.Price per week: £3515-£9373Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: BAS3034
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-£9958Sleeps: 8Bedrooms: 4Pool: YesRef: VIL2685
This is an exceptional private villa with pool, perched up high on a site surrounded by olive trees and breath-taking views across the landscape to Mount Lure and the Alpes beyond. It's all about peace and quiet and a real feeling of being at one with nature and this truly beautiful part of France.Price per week: £1745-£4465Sleeps: 11Bedrooms: 5Pool: YesRef: VIL3049
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.
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.
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 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.