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The latest low season special offers from our b&b hosts

Here are some more ideas for a short break in France. Take advantage of these ‘three nights for the price of two’ offers and treat yourself to a post-Christmas break.

Located near Saintes in the Poitou-Charentes region of western France and not far from La Rochelle, this British-owned bed and breakfast accommodation is the perfect … Read More

The low season bed and breakfast offers keep on coming

Our b&b hosts in France really are coming up with the goodies this year. The following are the most recent ones to come up with the ‘stay 2 nights and get a 3rd night free’ offer.

The culture and wine enthusiasts among you will love this charming British-owned bed and breakfast accommodation which overlooks the … Read More

A bargain pre-Christmas short break in Arras

Arras. A pretty market town just 1 hour from Calais in Northern France with strong WW1 and WW2 associations. However, during December, the town takes on a festive air thanks to the presence of the Arras Christmas market. With over 70 traders, a carousel, an ice skating rink and a chalet serving Savoyarde specialities, what … Read More

More low season special offers

Looking for a bargain short break in France? Look no further! Many of our hosts are offering bargain short stays that are sure to tempt you.

The following hosts  are currently offering ‘stay 2 nights and get a 3rd night for free’ (excluding the Christmas and New Year periods);

On the southern outskirts of Paris … Read More

Beaujolais Nouveau

It’s that time of year again. On the third Thursday of November, each year, cases of Beaujolais Nouveau leave the vineyards and cooperatives of Beaujolais, destined for restaurants, bars and shops all over the world. In my mind, the whole circus that has been built up around this event is just a load of marketing … Read More

Special offer on a short break in Burgundy

The latest of our hosts to come up with an excellent low season offer is this quality guest house situated in the village of Mont-Saint-Jean just to the NW of Beaune in Burgundy. This is superior quality accommodation with a personal and attentive welcome and excellent evening meals which are served on Thursdays and Saturdays. … Read More

Low season offers

Many of our bed and breakfast hosts in France are now promoting their preferential low season tariffs. Here are the latest special offers;

This fine chateau bed and breakfast accommodation near Fontainebleau on the southern outskirts of Paris is offering a ‘stay 2 nights and get a 3rd night free’ deal, applicable Mondays to Thursdays … Read More

Save money at various attractions in France

You can save 20% on the admission fees to selected family attractions such as Parc Asterix and Bagatelle by visiting the Smartsave France website and printing off the voucher. The voucher is valid for up to six people and no pre-payment or registration is required!

Champagne for Christmas and New Year?

October is possibly the best time of year to visit the Champagne region of France.  The ‘vendange’ (grape harvest) is  complete, the autumn colours are stunningly beautiful and the small independent producers open their doors to allow you to purchase that Champagne for the Christmas and New Year celebrations. The Times online have produced an … Read More

Autumn special offer on the Cote d’Azur

On the Mediterranean south coast of France, summer is hot, indeed too hot for some people ! Autumn is my favourite time of year for enjoying the beauty of Provence and the Cote d’Azur, when the temperatures are less oppressive and the autumn colours  are rich. So take the opportunity of this beautiful time of … Read More