Holiday Villas in Provence

  • This authentic, charming and modern villa is located a 15 minutes walking distance from Saint Rémy de Provence, 20 min drive to Avignon and its famous July Art Festival. The property has retained its Provencal charm, beautifully furnished while keeping the modern comfort.

    Price per week: £5375-£10888
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: VIL3014
  • Beautiful old farmhouse completely renovated, located in the heart of the Alpilles, near Baux-de-Provence and Maussanne. The property is tastefully decorated and has beautiful views to the Alpilles hills but also in the distance, to the ruined castle which surrounding Les Baux.

    Price per week: £3446-£10337
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3029
  • This is a beautiful property located a few minutes walk from the lively village of Eygalières. It can accommodate up to 10 people in 4 double bedrooms. This contemporary house combines comfort, privacy and luxury.

    Price per week: £10105-£10984
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3104
  • This newly renovated 18th century farmhouse of 450 sqm accommodates up to 10 / 12 guests and is located 2 km away from St Rémy de Provence village center. Protected by a large enclosed garden, the house is a haven of peace.

    Price per week: £3645-£11715
    Sleeps: 10
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: MAS3042
  • This charming Bastide near the village of Fayence is peacefully situated in a rural woodland setting with a wonderful garden and views along the valley. This is a perfect place to relax and enjoy a blissful getaway but not to far from the coast, with easy access towards Nice, Cannes and Grasse.

    Price per week: £1753-£6086
    Sleeps: 8
    Bedrooms: 4
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LAB2142
  • 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-£15376
    Sleeps: 10
    Bedrooms: 5
    Pool: Yes
    Ref: LEF2689

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.