Cottages in South-west France

Cottages in South-west France

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Cottage for 2 people, with garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
9.1
(41 reviews)
from £37 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden and terrace in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden and terrace
1 bedroom
10.0
(11 reviews)
from £76 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden and terrace as well as hot tub in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden and terrace as well as hot tub
1 bedroom
9.8
(45 reviews)
from £72 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden and terrace in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden and terrace
1 bedroom
9.4
(14 reviews)
from £45 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with view and garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with view and garden
1 bedroom
9.3
(19 reviews)
from £62 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace
1 bedroom100 m to the beach
9.5
(17 reviews)
from £50 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace and pool as well as garden, with pets in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace and pool as well as garden, with pets
1 bedroom
10.0
from £40 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace and hot tub as well as garden and pool, with pets in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace and hot tub as well as garden and pool, with pets
10.0
(23 reviews)
from £44 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets
1 bedroom
9.4
(45 reviews)
from £43 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden and pool in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden and pool
1 bedroom
10.0
(19 reviews)
from £46 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 2 people, with garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
9.7
(20 reviews)
from £29 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, child-friendly in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, child-friendly
1 bedroom
10.0
from £52 / night
Cottage for 3 people, with terrace and garden in South-west France
Cottage for 3 people, with terrace and garden
1 bedroom
9.2
(12 reviews)
from £61 / night
Cottage for 3 people, with garden in South-west France
Cottage for 3 people, with garden
1 bedroom
9.2
(12 reviews)
from £50 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
9.5
(13 reviews)
from £46 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace and hot tub as well as garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace and hot tub as well as garden
1 bedroom
9.1
(18 reviews)
from £57 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
8.3
(6 reviews)
from £30 / night
Cottage for 2 people, with garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
9.5
(21 reviews)
from £53 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 2 people, with garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden
1 bedroom
9.9
(21 reviews)
from £30 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 3 people, with garden and pool, with pets in South-west France
Cottage for 3 people, with garden and pool, with pets
1 bedroom1.6 km to the beach
10.0
(4 reviews)
from £60 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 2 people, with pool and garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with pool and garden
1 bedroom
9.4
(77 reviews)
from £92 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with garden, with pets
1 bedroom
9.8
(9 reviews)
from £55 / nightFREE cancellation
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace and sauna as well as hot tub and garden in South-west France
Cottage for 2 people, with terrace and sauna as well as hot tub and garden
1 bedroom
9.9
(46 reviews)
from £92 / night
Cottage for 4 people, with garden in South-west France
Cottage for 4 people, with garden
1 bedroom
from £77 / nightFREE cancellation

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Highlights in South-west France

  • Wine region
  • Basque Country
  • Hiking
  • Gorge
  • Skiing
  • Beaches
  • Prehistoric caves

Best Cottages in South-west France

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Cottage for 2 People in Marcillac-La-Croisille, Corrèze
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Marcillac-La-Croisille, Corrèze
Cottage • 45 m² • 1 Bedroom
10.0
(26 reviews)
On the ground floor, large living room, lounge kitchen area with large corner sofa, shower room and WC. Upstairs, a bedroom and a room that can accommodate 4 additional beds thanks to a sofa bed and 2 Bz of a person.If you like calm, mushrooms, hunting, roaring, fishing, then the \ "Fournil \" awaits you in the heart of the Corrèze in Marcillac la Croisille; ideal for two people but possibility of sleeping up to six people.
from £48 / night
Cottage for 2 People in Itxassou, French Basque Country
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Itxassou, French Basque Country
Cottage • 65 m² • 1 Bedroom
9.3
(15 reviews)
Pretty gîte on the ground floor of the owner's house (presence of guest rooms).Equipped kitchen (microwave, mini oven, gas hob), large living room/lounge. 1 bedroom (1 double bed). Shower room/wc.Heating fuel in supplement. Possibility to rent sheets + towels. Wifi internet access.Private covered terrace, large shared garden. Garden Lounge. Car park. Quiet and pleasant place 2 steps from the town of Itxassou (cherry village). Possibility to rent sheets + towels. Wifi internet access.
from £42 / night
Cottage for 2 People in Saint-Cirq-Lapopie, Lot
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Saint-Cirq-Lapopie, Lot
Cottage • 55 m² • 1 Bedroom
9.4
(24 reviews)
Small house benefiting from a lot of charm, pleasantly restored. Located on a wooded park, surrounded by meadows and forest, 4 km from the remarkable site of St Cirq Lapopie. Calm, rest and authenticity not far from many tourist sites. Living room/kitchen area, 1 bedroom (1 bed 1.40m), possibility of 1 extra bed 0.90m on the mezzanine with access by retractable milling ladder, shower room, wc, fireplace with insert, microwave , card-operated drinking phone. Baby equipment. Terrace, 1/2 closed ground. WIFI available at the owner's 200m.
from £25 / night

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Cottages in South-west France

Choose a private cottage in South-west France and experience a stunning region

A dynamic French region

Booking cottages in South-west France with views through Holidu allows you to explore a dynamic region of a country that is famed for its storied history, charming, medieval towns and world-class wines. It is home to some of the most iconic cities in France such as Bordeaux, Bayonne and La Rochelle. You can visit long beaches covered in white sand when you head to the Nouvelle-Aquitaine coast. Exploring the quaint fishing villages and wind-swept dunes that the area is known for is sure to leave you with lifelong memories. This is the heart of the country's unique Basque culture and it plays host to many cultural events, festivals and musical performances each year. You can also visit the Pyrénées Mountains which straddle the border with Spain. This is the perfect area to head for a hike or to take on snow-covered slopes with your skis or a snowboard. Do you want a stay in a region famed for its culinary traditions? Book a Dordogne holiday cottage located between the Pyrenees Mountains and the Loire Valley and explore its renowned gastronomy. Do you want to explore the history of South-west France? Choose holiday lettings and rentals in Sarlat-la-Caneda and discover its medieval centre that is among the best preserved in all of Europe. The options are nearly endless when you arrange your dream getaway through Holidu.

Find yourself a stylish cottage in South-west France

It is easy to enjoy a dreamy holiday escape when you rent a cottage in South-west France. There are a variety of charming properties that are readily available on Holidu and they offer a range of customised features with something for every traveller out there. You can stay in a cosy cottage with your partner and enjoy comforts such as sun loungers and a garden. For those visiting in the summer months, you can opt for cottages with features such as terraces and private pools. You can also find properties that are secluded and tucked away behind natural features such as trees. Historic cottages are available that are decorated with plush furnishings and inspiring artwork. You can also find oversized cottages that can accommodate large groups and families. Some of these options can sleep up to 10 guests. With so many excellent cottage options to choose from in South-west France, you are sure to find one that fits your needs perfectly.

As you can see by viewing our current offers, we have a whole range of holiday cottages in South-west France that are equipped with:

  • Pool
  • Internet
  • Pets allowed
  • Balcony/Terrace
  • TV
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Washing machine

Travellers and activities

Cottage holidays in South-west France are perfect for outdoor activities

South-west France for winter sports enthusiasts

When you book cottages for rent in South-west France during the winter months, you have the opportunity to experience some of the world's best ski and winter sports destinations. Val-Louron is a famed ski resort where you can enjoy breathtaking mountain scenery and outstanding skiing conditions. This resort area is a family-friendly one that offers a variety of ski pass levels. It is perfect for young and beginner skiers with a variety of "green runs". At the same time, advanced skiers will find plenty of runs that are perfect for their skill set as well. There are also a few restaurants where you can grab a bit to eat and ski hire shops that provide all the necessary equipment. All of this fun awaits you when you book a property in South-west France through Holidu.

South-west France for nature lovers

Cottage holidays in South-west France are ideal for nature lovers. During the spring, summer and autumn, the Pyrénées National Park is a true paradise for those who love the great outdoors. The greenery, wildlife, mountain peaks and magical landscapes are sure to leave you with incredible memories while also providing you with many photo opportunities. You can book a cottage in Aquitaine for a stay in a region that combines the best of the Atlantic Ocean and the Pyrénées. Natural landscapes abound from beaches and forests to mountains and cliffsides. If you are looking for a reasonably challenging hike while spending time in the region, we recommend Néouvieille. You will enjoy stunning views of the surrounding landscapes. You can also find plenty of easy and moderate-difficulty walking trails throughout the park. After your hike, stopping off for a picnic lunch while surrounded by world-class scenery is a must. You should also browse Holidu's lineup of holiday lettings and rentals in Gironde so you can spend some time on Côte d'Argent beach and explore the Great Dune of Pyla. Experiencing natural beauty is easy when you plan a trip to South-west France.

Southwest France is widely regarded as "the land of wine.

Top 7 travel tips in South-west France

Unique experiences await when you rent a cottage in South-west France

id="tip-1"1. Visit the beaches of Biarritz

When you select a cosy private cottage in South-west France, you simply must pay a visit to the small seaside town of Biarritz. This picturesque community boasts 6 beautiful beaches. They include the Playa de Biarritz which is located in the heart of the town centre. It is the perfect location for sunbathing and swimming. Another amazing option is Miramar Beach. It boasts a long stretch of golden sand and calm waters. Go for a leisurely walk along the Le Grande Page. It offers picture-perfect scenery and beaches covered with powdery-white sand. These are just a few of the amazing beachfront areas that await you when you head off for a stay in a cottage in South-west France that is booked on Holidu.

id="tip-2"2. Admire the incredible architecture in Bayonne

The stunning, medieval town of Bayonne is another one of the top tourist experiences in South-west France that await you. It is situated along the banks of two rivers and boasts unique, colourful buildings that line its charming streets. These structures are covered in blue, red and green painted wooden beams that feature intricate facades and patterns. Spend some time walking through the streets to discover unique architectural features. Some of the best examples are located along riverwalk areas. You can also pay a visit to the 13th-century Gothic cathedral of St Mary or visit one of the region's many restaurants, bars or cafés for a bite to eat. We also recommend stopping off at Cazenave Chocolate Shop to sample some delicious treats.

id="tip-3"3. Visit the city of Bordeaux

Another must-visit town in South-west France that is known for its charm is Bordeaux. It is renowned as one of the country's most celebrated wine-producing areas and is also beloved for its beauty. During your visit, you will have ample opportunity to sample local wines at the various restaurants and wine bars that dot the city. A few recommendations include Tchin Tchin Wine Bar and Restaurant La Table de Montaigne. You will also want to spend time exploring the quaint streets lined with stunning architecture and taking advantage of the incredible photo opportunities.

id="tip-4"4. Visit the prehistoric wall paintings of Lascaux

Lascaux is a fascinating network of caves that are located near the South-west France village of Montignac in Dordogne. During your visit, you can view more than 600 prehistoric cave wall paintings that cover the walls and ceilings. These paintings primarily depict large animals as well as plants. They are estimated to have been created more than 17,000 years ago. For a convenient visit to this amazing area, you can book a Sarlat-la-Caneda cottage on Holidu today.

id="tip-5"5. Walk to the stunning Gorges Kakuetta

Gorges Kakuetta is a spectacular gorge that is reminiscent of a scene from a fairytale. This is because of its magical, natural surroundings and lush greenery. It runs for 1.6 kilometres and is widely considered to be the most beautiful canyon found in the French Pyrenees. You can take a walk through the gorge along a footbridge and passageway. There is also a beautiful waterfall with a cave that has green cliffs located on both of its sides. You want to make sure to bring plenty of water to stay hydrated as well as high-quality, comfortable, sturdy walking shoes.

id="tip-6"6. Taste the wines at Saint-Émilion

Experiences South-west France's best wines is another must-do during your cottage holidays. One of the most recommended options is Saint-Émilion. It is located just a 20-minute drive northeast of Bordeaux. This stunning medieval town is renowned for its wine production with hundreds of wineries and vineyards. You can visit many top-rated facilities here and sample their products. Be sure to try the magnificent wines at Château La Gaffelière. You can also sample some of the region's finest products at Château Ambe Tour Pourret. Make sure that you visit the historic tasting room at Château Cheval Blanc during your visit as well. We also recommend taking a look at what we can offer in terms of holiday cottages in Bergerac. This is another corner of South-west France that is known for its wines with plenty of tours available. A few recommendations include Château de Monbazillac and Domaine L'ancienne Cure.

id="tip-7"7. Visit the stunning little villages in The Basque Country

France's iconic Basque Country is considered to be home to some of the country's most beautiful villages. You can embark on a self-guided road trip around the region to visit these amazing communities that are dotted with cobbled streets, stunning homes, charming bakeries and renowned wineries. Some of the best spots to check out include Bermeo, Pasaia, Zarautz and Seant Jean de Lux.

FAQs: Cottages in South-west France

Which amenities are available at the cottages in South-west France?

Out of all of the services you can find on Holidu, it appears that the cottages in South-west France offer everything that tourists search for! Here, cottages generally are equipped with a variety of facilities, the most popular being: garden (82%), Wi-Fi (81%), and barbecue (76%)... What more could you want?!

What are the reviews like for the cottages in South-west France?

The cottages here often get a lot of positive reviews. 58% of cottages have a rating of 4.5 stars, which suggests that here you won't have difficulty finding great cottages for your next trip!

Are the cottages in South-west France pet-friendly?

For sure! In South-west France, 40% of the cottages accept pets, and 82% also have a garden!

Do the cottages in South-west France generally come with an internet connection?

Yes! According to the data collected last year, 81% of cottages in South-west France include Wi-Fi. So no need to panic, you will be able to access your emails and favourite social media sites at any time!

How much does it cost for cottages in South-west France?

Most of the cottages in South-west France (96%) in general cost less than £100 a night. Therefore, this destination is perfect for booking an affordable cottage!

Do the cottages in South-west France generally come equipped with a fireplace or a swimming pool?

For sure! Judging by information from Holidu, a large portion of cottages in South-west France have access to a swimming pool. It's the ideal destination for you to spend the summer months! 76% even have a barbecue!

Are the cottages in South-west France suitable for holidays in large groups or better for a holiday as a couple?

Judging by last year's information, 85% of cottages are perfect for families with up to four travellers. Approximately 74% of the cottages here have at least two separate bedrooms. South-west France is the perfect destination for going in small groups, with family or friends!

When planning a luxurious weekend in South-west France, are cottages a good option?

By looking at the holiday rental portal Holidu, we say that the cottages in South-west France are often a very good option for those who want to enjoy a luxury getaway. This is because in South-west France, 45% of accommodations have a swimming pool, 82% have a garden and even 2% have a sauna. Also, if what you are looking for is lots of space, 85% of the cottages can accommodate big groups, and 82% have green spaces nearby.

If you want to travel to South-west France, what is the best time of the year?

Judging by the amenities in the cottages in South-west France, it is the perfect destination both in summer and winter. This is because there are properties with swimming pools, air conditioning and even fireplaces. You can be sure that South-west France is a phenomenal destination to enjoy both winter and summer.

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