Voulez-vous? A French villa holiday can offer you more than most villas holidays in the majority of other European countries, with sceneries and climates ranging from the almost British weather of the beautiful coastline in Brittany to the semi-arid climate of the Midi-Pyrénées…
There is also all year round skiing in the French Alps, bordering Italy, Switzerland & Germany – undoubtedly offering one of the best skiing destinations in the world!
A western Europe country with varied influences of food depending on the region, you can guarantee to experience something new and exciting every time you visit – particularly when it comes to those mouth-watering, authentic French pastries.
As one of the biggest wine producing countries in the world, you’ll also find a plethora of wines to taste and enjoy here. From deep reds to light champagnes, there is truly something for everyone…
Be it a holiday villa in the French Riviera, a impressive chateau in the Dordogne, stunning castle in the Midi-Pyrenees or a luxury ski chalet in the French Alps, our France rentals catalogue ticks all the boxes.
From its Mediterranean beaches to its stylish, cosmopolitan cities, you’re sure to find your dream destination across France with Travelopo. Fairytale castles, cosy cafes and idyllic nature reserves can be found scattered across the country – it’s no surprise that over 80 million people visit this beautiful European paradise every year!
Are you a powder expert? Do you carve down the black runs? Or are you a blue run beginner? Either way France has the perfect slopes for you; there are even all year round ski resorts such as Val Thorens and Tignes. Your snow-capped France ski holiday with Travelopo won’t disappoint. So, where to?
Val Thorens is an excellent choice! Located in the Tarentaise Valley in the French Alps, the snow-sure resort is overlooked by six glaciers, boasting a multitude of outdoor fun, including skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, mountain biking and sledding. Val Thorens is truly a paradise for snow fans, with a top height of 3,230ms – the highest point in the Three Valleys ski area. Why not adventure farther and ski to the resort of Courchevel on your holiday to Val Thorens?
After a thrilling day on the slopes, there’s plenty to see and do. A free shuttle bus runs around Val Thorens village and between les Menuires, Reberty and St Martin de Belleville. The resort comes alive with lively bars and restaurants serving gourmet treats, ideal for holiday foodies!
Make sure to hop on board a Caron cable car and marvel at the views of the Alps from the Cime de Caron summit on your escape to Val Thorens. Find your dream ski chalet or luxury apartment across the ski resort on the Travelopo portfolio…
Head to Les Ménuires for more spectacular skiing and magnificent landscapes topped with snow. Located between Saint-Martin-de-Belleville and Val Thorens, Les Ménuires is the biggest ski area in the heart of the Trois Vallées. See our ski chalets and luxury holiday apartments in and around Les Ménuires today!
Or perhaps you’d prefer a trip to Tignes? This stunning, high-altitude resort in the French Alps is not to be missed. Boasting world-class winter ski, guaranteed snow cover and idyllic summer glacier skiing, you can make memory after memory on a Tignes holiday, no matter the season.
On a magical winter escape, there’s plenty to keep the whole family busy here, including mountaineering, ice climbing, karting on ice, sledding, snowmobiling – and of course, epic Tignes skiing! And with fantastic links in and out of Lyon, Chambery and Geneva, you can fill your sightseeing itinerary on a holiday here! Browse our plethora of ski chalets and luxury apartments across beautiful Tignes today!
Or choose the legendary Chamonix resort at the base of Mont Blanc, near the junction of France, Italy and Switzerland. With exhilarating skiing in the winter and summer, you can enjoy an incredible snow-capped escape or alpine break in this beautiful resort, nestled next to some of the most spectacular mountain peaks in Europe.
When the snow melts, Chamonix is a land of astounding natural beauty. Discover its stunning, green landscapes and breathtaking mountain biking trails, sun-kissed outdoor pools and summer tobogganing. And with miles and miles of walking trails to fill your itinerary, a holiday to Chamonix promises seemingly endless outdoor adventure. View our beautiful Chamonix ski chalets and luxury apartments with mountain views today!
Val d’Isere is another hugely popular ski destination in the French Alps. Located in the French Savoie department, Val d’Isere is known for its brilliant winter sports and vibrant après ski; the better known part of the Espace Killy ski area.
Val d’Isere is a fantastic destination for families, with its great lift facilities, smooth, gentle slopes for beginners and special passes for those new to the slopes. Why not have a go at sledging, ice-driving, paragliding and snowshoeing on your Val d’Isere break too? See our ski chalets and holiday apartments across the stunning resort today.
Morzine, close to the Swiss border, is another fantastic ski resort in the French Alps; one of fourteen resorts in the massive Portes du Soleil ski area. Morzine is an excellent choice for both beginners and advanced skiers, offering an abundance of gentle pistes.
Located in the Haute-Savoie department of France, the Grand Massif is another incredible destination in the French Alps; one of the country’s largest ski areas. With 265km of linked pistes, the Grand Massif caters for all levels of skiers.
Off the slopes
France is home to a plethora of world-class ski destinations… but perhaps you’d prefer a sun-kissed escape or culture-immersed city break instead?
For those seeking a truly romantic retreat for two, where better to whisk your loved one away to than the world-famous city of love? A champagne immersed riverside picnic along the Seine with French for two; quiet city stroll or sophisticated theatre show by moonlight… magical Paris promises breathtaking scenery and moments on every corner. Book your Paris holiday with Travelopo today and treat your partner to a bucket-list destination oozing with charm and romance!
Of course, in the charming capital city, you’re never too far from an incredible piece of architecture or landmark to explore hand-in-hand too… whether it the imposing Eiffel Tower, fascinating Louvre Museum, Notre-Dame or colourful Moulin Rouge. Of course, families flock to the capital for the world-famous Disneyland Paris resort in Marne-la-Vallée! The resort, located 32kms east of Paris, is one of the most visited theme parks in Europe.
Away from sparkling Paris, why not visit Orléans, the capital of the country’s Centre-Val de Loire region on the banks of the Loire River. With its historic buildings, lively markets, spectacular museums and tranquil, green spaces, you’re sure to fill your France villa holiday itinerary here! Joan of Arc famously saved the city from English siege in 1429. See our holiday rentals across Orléans today!
Lyon is another fantastic destination here, as one of the largest metropolitan areas in the country and a popular UNESCO World Heritage Site. Lyon offers a fantastic array of historic architecture to explore, including the landmark Basilica of Notre-Dame de Fourvière and the Place des Terreaux square, bordered with significant buildings such as Lyon City Hall and the Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon. Sitting at the junction of the Rhône and Saône rivers, Lyon is an incredible destination for adventurous culture-vultures. Browse our holiday rentals across the French city today!
France offers an array of unforgettable city breaks, but for those seeking a little more sun, sea and sand, a holiday to the sun-kissed south of the country is a must.
Head to Toulouse, the capital of the southern Occitanie region, sitting near the Spanish border. The ‘Pink City’ is home to more than 50 art galleries and a handful of fantastic museums to explore on your holiday. Don’t miss the Cité de l’Espace; a brilliant theme park focussed on space, located on the outskirts of the city. Marvel at the magnificent Place du Capitole and relax across Toulouse’s idyllic gardens and green parks. See our holiday homes and apartments in and around Toulouse…
Wine-lovers are sure to admire a trip to Bordeaux; the hub of the famed wine-growing region in the south too. Visit Bordeaux for its bustling art scene too! Discover the city’s gorgeous architecture with its Parisian influences, explore its array of galleries and street-side pop up spaces and meander around the numerous flea markets. Admire the UNESCO-listed and Neoclassical architecture scattered around the city.
The French region of Provence-Alpes-Cote d’Azur is undoubtedly one of the most popular holiday destinations in the south of France, offering a diverse mix of hilltop villages, traditional towns and buzzing cities.
Covering a vast area from the Mediterranean to the French Alps, the large region is largely famed for the Côte d’Azur (French Riviera), which has long been a haunt of the rich and famous, offering countless beach resorts with golden sands and enticingly blue water. Nice, Monaco and St Tropez are all glamorous destinations linked with stars from music, movies and motor racing, while Cannes famously hosts the Cannes Film Festival every year.
St. Tropez, a stunning coastal town on the French Riviera, boasts spectacular sea views in particular. A land of history and charm, you can explore the contemporary art scene, sample the French culinary delights and, of course, bask under the glorious rays across its many beaches. Browse our catalogue of luxury St. Tropez villas and holiday apartments today…
Provence is an area of ever-changing contrast, colour and character; never failing to amaze and enchant. From the heavenly scented lavender fields to the snow topped Alpine peaks and golden sands of the Côte d’Azur, Provence offers a never-ending variety of natural beauty.
Ideal for scenic walks, the south of France offers an array of outdoor activities for the whole family, from seaside cycling to exploring historic sites. After devouring your favourite French cheese (with over 400 types to choose from!) a coastal walk is sure to be required and appreciated.
Discover the fairytale-like Mont Saint-Michel on your holiday to France! An island commune in Normandy, located off the country’s north-western coast, magical Mont Saint-Michel is topped by a spectacular, unmissable monastery. Today, the commune is one of Europe’s most unforgettable sights, set in the bay where Normandy and Brittany merge.
From its gorgeous, rolling countryside to its stunning coastline, France’s natural beauty is sure to be admired by all. Today, you’ll lose yourself in everything a France villa holiday has to offer, with its growing plethora of museums, galleries, markets and festivals.
A paradise for avid explorers, holiday-foodies, sun-seekers and families seeking an unforgettable break immersed in authentic French culture and character, a France villa holiday with Travelopo is the perfect choice. Secure the perfect holiday rental for your travel party with Travelopo today!
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