Holiday Villas in Provence

  • 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: £4125-£8494
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LAF2686
  • 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: £7355-£10029
    Sleeps: 12
    Bedrooms: 6
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAI3061
  • This 18th century farmhouse is set in a quiet location and surrounded by wooded park pine covered with rosemary and thyme. Yet you are a few minutes drive from the picturesque village of Barbentane (2 kilometres) and a little further the city majestic city of Avignon.

    Price per week: £827-£5858
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAI3031
  • Situated just 2 steps from the city centre of Saint Remy de Provence, this old farmhouse completely restored is surrounded by a park of 2.7 ha of greenery inhabited by an olive grove, a wood and a lavender field. It has a Provencal authentic look but with all the modern features.

    Price per week: £9924-£16539
    Sleeps: 13
    Bedrooms: 6
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3107
  • This is the perfect Provençal retreat in a quiet and private setting, only two kilometres from a charming village and only ten kilometres from the formidable town of Aix-en-Provence. This beautiful home enjoys lots of outdoor space in its 2.5 ha of grounds full of mature trees.

    Price per week: £3533-£5496
    Sleeps: 12
    Bedrooms: 6
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: BAS3063
  • Located in a very quiet setting within 10 minutes drive of L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, a pretty riverside town famous for its antique markets, this entirely air-conditioned property sits on an estate of 4 hectares of enclosed landscaped ground with heated swimming pool and view of the 'Alpilles' hills.

    Price per week: £4452-£6483
    Sleeps: 12
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3010
  • 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-£6151
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL3039
  • This is a wonderful 18th-century farmhouse sitting in the middle of a wine estate and is ideal for guests who would like to enjoy the amazing colours of Provence. Nearby Bonnieux (7 km) is one of the prettiest villages in the Luberon.

    Price per week: £6297-£10544
    Sleeps: 10
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3001
  • 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: £5565-£13180
    Sleeps: 6
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: PAR2008
  • In a tranquil setting between Avignon and Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, this is an incredibly pretty villa surrounded by beautiful countryside with picturesque gardens and a fantastic swimming pool. Perfect for a large family or group of friends, this traditional Mas is filled with charm.

    Price per week: £5789-£10751
    Sleeps: 10
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3040

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.