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Where to holiday in France

France is a big country. It is also a country of enormous variety so deciding where to spend your holiday in France takes some thought!

However you like to spend your holiday, lazing on the beach, doing various sporting activities, visiting historical sites or sampling local food and wine, there is a place in France … Read More

‘Tis the season of special offers!

The so-called ‘low season’ is when we start to see some interesting offers from our hosts in France. This is a small selection of the current ones. Make sure you sign up for the cross Channel ferry company newsletters and be the first to hear of the special offers on crossings that they often come up … Read More

Self-catering holiday in Burgundy

We are delighted to be partnering with this very special self-catering holiday accommodation in Burgundy, which is in a fine location near the vineyards of Maçon and Beaujolais in the southern part of the Burgundy region. The accommodation has been created in a wing of a stunning small chateau which is in a hilltop setting … Read More

Happy New Year! Bonne Année!

Wishing you all health and happiness in the year ahead and hoping the coming months will be filled with love and laughter! We will continue to share with you our love for France and all things French through our accommodation website, our boards on Pinterest, our tweets on Twitter and our posts on Facebook. Hopefully we will … Read More

Summer’s end

So the children have gone back to school and a relative calm has been restored to the French countryside. I can’t help but reflect on the wonderful and encouraging feedback that we have received from so many of our clients this summer. This is, after all, what makes my job worthwhile and reassures me that … Read More

August B&B availability near Saint Emilion and Bordeaux

Fancy an August short break on a small family-owned vineyard estate with the classic vineyards of Saint Emilion and Pomerol just a stone’s throw away? This beautiful guest house accommodation still has good availability in August and I should also mention that they have just lowered their prices which puts them very much in the … Read More

Self-catering accommodation in Burgundy – late availability

If you haven’t yet booked your holiday to France, why not make your destination Burgundy, a mere 5 hour drive from the port of Calais. This British-owned self-catering studio near Dijon still has availability for 1 week starting 6 August for a family of up to 6 people in a double and two twin-bedded rooms. … Read More

Merry Christmas to one and all

Crikey, hasn’t Christmas come around quickly this year! Or is that just me? It feels like Noel has been lurking there in stealth mode for the past 51 weeks and then he pounces and you suddenly realise just how unprepared you are! But whatever your plans for the festive period, may I take this opportunity … Read More

The gypsy life – new accommodation!

They are all the rage in France these days – they are gypsy caravans for all appearances,  but luxuriously kitted out to provide quality accommodation for the visitor who is looking for that slightly different bed and breakfast or self-catering experience. We are lucky to be working with two hosts in France who have seen … Read More

Looking for self-catering accommodation in France in May or June?

If you are yet to book your Spring or Summer holiday in France, why not consider one of the following self-catering accommodations which still have some availability over the coming weeks and even through into the summer months

In the Pas de Calais area; If you don’t want to travel too far into France then … Read More