Château de Brézé

 Rbeaud, CC BY-SA 4.0 , via Wikimedia Commons 

11 April 2021  |  Lee Jones  |  Tourism

Château de Brézé in the Loire Valley

A unique 11th century medieval fortress with 1km of underground tunnels. Visit Château de Brézé in the Loire Valley and take a guided tour in the underground passageways, just 10 minutes from Saumur. With history dating back to the 11th century and having been completely transformed in the 16th and again in the 19th century, Château de Brézé now produces wine from the local vineyards.

Lérins Islands near Cannes

 © https://unsplash.com/@guillaumedegermain 

10 April 2021  |  Lee Jones  |  Tourism

Lérins Islands near Cannes

Take the 15 minutes or so boat trip from Mandelieu-La Napoule in Cannes, across to the two Lérins Islands. The larger of the two, Sainte-Marguerite island offers its visitors 22 kilometres of pathways to explore. On Sainte-Marguerite island is the Royal Fort, a prison that once imprisoned 'the man in the iron mask', made famous by novel written by the author Alexandre Dumas.

Château de Beynac

 © https://pixabay.com/images/id-1967343/ 

09 April 2021  |  Lee Jones  |  Tourism

Château de Beynac

Positioned 150 metres above the Dordogne River, Château de Beynac is a 12th century fortress situated near Beynac-et-Cazenac in the Périgord, one of the most beautiful villages in France. The castle state rooms once hosted King Richard I 'the Lion-Heart' of England, Simon de Montfort, leader of one of the crusades, the Lords of Beynac and the four baronneries of Périgord.

Holiday home in France

 © Pure France 

08 April 2021  |  Hugh Atkins  |  Holidays

The early bird that catches the worm

Jump in quick so you don't miss out. Some properties. They're fabulous. But you just can't book them because they’re always fully booked so far in advance. So here's a heads-up on some of our most popular properties that tend to attract reservations a year or so in advance. Jump in quick so you don't miss out!

Villa holiday France

 © Pure France 

08 April 2021  |  Hugh Atkins  |  Holidays

Villa holiday France

Villa holidays are not just about villas... There was a time when a villa holiday in France meant exactly that; self-catering accommodation in a modern villa. Now, the term 'Villa Holiday' encompasses a vast and diverse range of styles of fabulous holiday properties throughout all regions of France...

Recently added holiday rentals

See more holiday homes

Tweets

The best recommendations are the recommendations. Glorious, flawless, outstanding, luxurious, wonderful, spectacular, relaxing, welcoming.


Eye wateringly perfect, all the attributes of a beautiful home in beautiful settings and trappings. We say again, perfect.


A far cry from what used to be a working farm house. Little did the farmer suspect how wondrous it would become.


Modernity at its best - placed very carefully in stunning countryside. A modern house that is indeed very modern and panoramic…



Villas & Châteaux in France

 Find your perfect French holiday home...


© Pure France.™ All rights reserved.

Choose language