Swimming in France
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The summers in France can be very hot, especially if your holiday is in the South of France, so cooling off in a swimming pool at or near your holiday accommodation is a great idea.
Many of our partner B&Bs in France either have a swimming pool on site or there is a swimming pool locally where you can swim.
Some accommodation in France has a heated swimming pool outside and others have an indoor heated swimming pool that is available all year round.
At other bed and breakfast accommodations in France, a plunge pool or hot tub may be available - just as good as a swimming pool to cool off on a hot summers day!
Swimming in France in the Calais Area Region
Dog friendly & family friendly B&B near Calais & Boulogne with swimming pool
As a stopover en route to the South of France or as a base for a short break to explore the Somme area, this bed and breakfast near Calais and Boulogne is hard to beat with the biggest attraction being the 8m x 4m heated (April-October) swimming pool which is rare in the NE of France!
Only just over an hour from Calais and the tunnel and the same distance from Rouen, the B&B is located in beautiful rolling countryside on the edge of the bustling market village of Saint Riquier near Abbev
Swimming in France in the Normandy Region
Bed and breakfast for horse lovers near Caen in Normandy France
This is a wonderfully charming Normandy bed and breakfast near Caen. It is located near the village of Cahagnes and dates back to the 17th century. The owners run a horse stud in the grounds which they would be delighted to show you around.
This B&B is ideally placed to discover the cider and calvados-producing areas of Normandy. The Normandy landing beaches are also just a short drive away. The nearest restaurant is 8 kms from the accommodation and there is a golf course 30kms away, a s
Dog friendly B&B near Honfleur Normandy, France with swimming pool
What a lovely situation for this chic luxury bed and breakfast near Honfleur in Normandy and just 10kms from Deauville St Gatien airport.
The B&B is set in the most beautiful, peaceful Normandy countryside and yet just a 5 minute drive from the old town of Honfleur with its lovely little restaurants and charming historic port.
This peaceful haven is surrounded by 2 hectares of enclosed parkland and has a heated swimming pool which is open April-October. It's the perfect spot for rela
Swimming in France in the Brittany Region
Child friendly B&B with pool near Saint Malo & Mont Saint Michel, Brittany
This child-friendly bed and breakfast in Brittany is between Avranches and Fougeres on the border of Brittany and Normandy, 1 hour North of Rennes. It's a great spot for a stopover to or from Cherbourg or if you are en route from other Channel ports to your holiday in the South West of France. But if you only stay for one night you will wish you had stayed for more!
The beautifully converted 17th C country house is in a wonderfully peaceful rural setting on the river Lair, surrounded by over
Great value B&B near Pontivy in Brittany, France
This character B&B near Pontivy in Brittany is a wonderful spot for garden lovers looking for a short break in NW France.
The B&B is set in beautiful rolling Brittany countryside near the village of Plumeliau, the Nantes-Brest canal, the pretty town of Josselin and is just 30 mins from the coastal towns of Lorient and Vannes.
Surrounding the house are the most beautiful gardens with some really interesting flowers, shrubs and fruit trees. Explore at your leisure!
In summer, th
A charming small pet friendly hotel near Vannes and Saint Nazaire in Brittany
This delightful, authentic 19th century manor house hotel in Brittany is just a few minutes from the picturesque port of La Roche Bernard between Vannes and the Guerande peninsula on the west coast.
The small, welcoming hotel which is family owned and managed, is set in a peaceful 30 acres park which is planted with old trees and rare species brought back from abroad by the first owner of the domain, a British captain over 150 years ago.
The hotel is in the traditional Brittany style but
Swimming in France in the Pays de la Loire Region
B&B near La Rochelle with a swimming pool near the Vendée beaches
This lovely B&B near la Rochelle airport (22kms) is close to the sandy beaches of the west coast.
The former priory has been beautifully restored and renovated and now provides quality accommodation to guests. There is a swimming pool and visits to local attractions can be arranged on your behalf. Bikes are also available to you.
Four guest rooms are available, all individually decorated and varying in size, all classically furnished and containing old pieces of furniture. All have in
British owned boutique B&B near Angers, Western Loire Valley, France
This elegant 18th C boutique B&B near Angers in NW France is a wonderful combination of charm, elegance and 21st C convenience and comfort.
The B&B is in the perfect location for a romantic short break as Angers, Nantes and Tours airport are all just a short drive away. The Loire Valley chateaux and vineyards and the historic centres of Tours, Chinon and Fontevraud are all within easy reach
Guests really appreciate having their own ground floor sitting room. It's a cosy, elegant
Family friendly luxury chateau B&B near Puy du Fou
Children will be captivated by this historic family-owned chateau B&B. It is set in a landscape of rolling hills, woods and little lakes and just 8kms from the highly rated Puy du Fou theme park in western France.
The chateau, which has been continuously inhabited for nearly 10 centuries, was originally built during the 11th century. As you can see from the high keep and remains of its outer wall, in its early days it was used as an important fortress.
During your stay you will appreci
Swimming in France in the Loire Valley Region
Gorgeous B&B near Orleans in the Loire Valley France
An oasis of peace and tranquillity, it pretty much sums up this charming B&B near Orleans in the Loire Valley area of France
The character B&B is half-timbered and dates back to the 17th C. It's located 30kms E of Orleans in the heart of the Forêt d'Orleans, 110kms south of Paris. It's a fantastic base from which to historical sites such as the Chateaux of Chamerolles, Sully sur Loire, Chenonceaux and Blois plus the Abbey at Saint Benoit.
At the end of a busy day sight-seei
B&B near Chinon and Saumur with swimming pool, Loire Valley
This is a quality bed and breakfast near Chinon and Saumur in the Loire Valley. Perfectly placed for visiting chateaux and vineyards, this former 19th C gentleman farmer's residence is in a lovely tranquil location.
It's an ideal base from which to discovering not only Chinon and Saumur but also the chateaux of Azay le Rideau, Rigny Ussé, Langeais, not to mention Tours and the abbey of Fontevraud.
The B&B has a large sunny courtyard, gardens, swimming pool, terrace and privat
B&B near Loches & Tours in the Loire Valley with pool
This beautifully renovated bed and breakfast near Loches (30 minutes) and near Tours (1h10) in the beautiful Loire Valley region of France is on the edge of the charming village of Cléré-du-Bois.
Dating back to the 17th century, the former farmstead is full of charm and character as you would expect of a building of that age. Set in beautiful countryside, peace and quiet are the order of the day here
The British hosts here have done a great of restoring the old property and
Great value dog friendly B&B in the Southern Loire Valley, France
This British-owned B&B is an easy drive from the A20, exit junction 20 or 21, just a stroll away from the village square of the pretty market village of Chaillac near Argenton-sur-Creuse where there is also a lake with a water slide and children's play area - an ideal place for children to run around and let of steam after several hours travelling!
This beautifully renovated village house is a warm and homely bed and breakfast where you will enjoy a comfortable and relaxing stay. The high
Family friendly B&B with swimming pool near Chinon Loire Valley France
This 17th C family friendly chateau B&B near Chinon in the beautiful Loire Valley is classified as an historical monument and is steeped in history
The chateau is a fantastic base from which families can explore the best of the Loire Valley chateaux such as Azay le Rideau, Richelieu, Blois and Tours. Adults may want to discover the vineyards of the Touraine, go wine tasting and buy some bottles to take home.
The chateau is surrounded by landscaped gardens in which there's a swimming p
B&B with swimming pool near Loire Valley chateaux and vineyards
A wonderfully peaceful retreat in the heart of the Loire Valley, this bed and breakfast near Tours (40 minutes), Amboise (30 minutes), Blois (35 minutes) and Chenonceaux (20 minutes) is the ideal base for a short break to visit the chateaux and vineyards of the Loire Valley.
The 'must see' chateaux are all within easy reach and the peace and calm of this bed and breakfast is just what you need after a hectic day of sightseeing.
If you stay May to September you can take advantage of the s
B&B near Loches, Amboise, Chenonceau, Tours and Chinon Loire Valley
This is a beautifully renovated water mill bed and breakfast near Loches, Chenonceau, Amboise and Chinon in the Loire Valley. It's a great base from which to explore the castles and vineyards of the Loire Valley.
The 18th century watermill is stunningly situated on its own delightful little private island, a peaceful haven between two branches of the river Indre, just 8kms from the old Medieval walled town of Loches and 20 miles from Chenonceau and Amboise.
The intimate little private sa
Boutique B&B near Saumur and Fontevraud with swimming pool
Such history and charm at this boutique B&B near Saumur, Chinon and Fontevraud in the Loire Valley.
The old building is built on the remains of medieval foundations and displays an engraving dated 1699. It has been lovingly transformed over the years into a beautiful family home with thick old stone walls, cool tiled floors and exposed beams.
Enjoy a short break here and enjoy the culture, wine and gastronomy of the Loire Valley. Visit the local vineyards, sample and buy the delicio
Luxury chateau hotel near Tours and Amboise, Loire Valley, France
This dog friendly luxury chateau hotel near Tours and Amboise in the Loire Valley is a perfect choice for a special occasion celebration or romantic short break in France.
Classified a Monument Historique, the chateau is steeped in history and the standard of the accommodation really is exceptional.
It is surrounded by 125 acres of beautifully maintained parkland and has a kitchen garden which includes the national collection of tomatoes!
The formal gardens are open to the public fr
Luxury boutique B&B hotel near Amboise chateaux and vineyards
This lovingly restored country house hotel was originally built in the 1800's and today provides luxury dog friendly and family friendly accommodation near Amboise, Tours and Blois in the Loire Valley, France.
This is an area of vineyards and a wealth of cultural, leisure and sporting attractions. Wine-tasting and vineyard visits to the famous vineyards of Vouvray, Touraine Amboise, Mesland, Cheverny and Montlouis can be arranged
In season, enjoy the heated pool and the covered, outdoor j
Swimming in France in the Champagne Region
Boutique B&B near Reims and Epernay in Champagne France
This beautiful champagne vineyard estate offers stunning luxury accommodation near Reims and Epernay which are both around 20 minutes away. The property is in a glorious hilltop setting above a little village with fantastic views of the champagne vineyards beyond.
You are in the heart of the champagne-producing region here and the champagne produced by the accommodation owners really is great value. Make sure you take some home with you.
The 19th century Champagne estate is full of histor
Studio B&B near Reims in Champagne with swimming pool
This independent bed and breakfast studio is ideally situated just a minute from junction 22 of the A34 autoroute south of Charleville-Mezieres and 17kms North of the historic city of Reims in the Champagne region.
The accommodation is in a 70m2, 2 level studio adjacent to the owner's 1920s house which is set in extensive gardens in a small village.
Guests will have use of the swimming pool during warmer months and be able to relax in the landscaped gardens. There is also a billiards room
Swimming in France in the Alsace/Lorraine Region
Charming eco-friendly hotel near Mulhouse and Colmar Alsace France
This 3* hotel near Colmar and Strasbourg is in the heart of the Alsace region of NE France. The charming accommodation is in the most beautiful, peaceful location right in the heart of the Ballons des Vosges Regional Natural Park near Murbach. It really is a haven of tranquillity, perfect for nature lovers.
Revitalise body and soul in the hotel's Wellness centre, in the forest or on one of the many hiking trails that criss cross the area. Take in the natural surroundings and celebrate the si
Swimming in France in the Burgundy Region
Romantic boutique chateau B&B with pool near Macon, Burgundy France
This sublime boutique chateau bed and breakfast near Maçon (the town is just 50 minutes to the East) and the Beaujolais vineyards is quite simply one of the most stunning, enchanting and romantic places in France.
This is a breathtaking blend of refinement and elegance, warmth and cosiness, a real home from home ... quite unique and very special. It also happens to be surrounded by fabulous gardens (which include a fantastic swimming pool) and situated in a stunning landscape with far-
Boutique chateau B&B in the Parc Naturel du Morvan, Burgundy France
Oh, the peace and quiet that surrounds this luxury chateau bed and breakfast in Burgundy is something else. Tucked away in the midst of acres of parkland, 70kms from Beaune and around a 40 minute drive to some of the most renowned Burgundy vineyards, this is the perfect country retreat for those seeking a romantic get-away-from-it-all break in the French countryside.
Guests who have stayed here have described it as "the quintessential chateau experience on a small scale".... roses
Farmstead B&B near Vezelay, Morvan Natural Park in Burgundy France
This bed and breakfast in Burgundy is in a very special, wonderfully rural setting on the edge of the Morvan Natural Parc in Burgundy, 16 km from Vezelay and only 2h30 hours SE of Paris.
The characterful 17th century farmhouse is part of a working farm, run by fluent English-speaking Ghislaine and her British husband. Here, you will find beautifully tapestries, fine antiques and oodles of character.
The environment, well, it's strictly for nature lovers, whether you are just passing thr
Quality bed and breakfast and evening meals near Nevers in Burgundy
This gorgeous Dutch-owned bed and breakfast is near Nevers (40 minutes) in Burgundy, near the N7 and just outside the village of St. Saulgé amidst the beautiful unspoilt countryside of Western Burgundy.
This area is fantastic for a mountain biking holiday in France with over 550kms of waymarked trails in the immediate area. The roads are also superb for a road biking or bike touring holiday. Or, if you are looking for a walking holiday in France, then you will find numerous walks for a
Great value dog friendly B&B near Beaune in Burgundy
This wonderful old 17th century French farmhouse represents everything that you would hope for in a bed and breakfast in France - fantastic hospitality, gorgeous home cooked food and bundles of charm and character in the midst of the Burgundy countryside.
The dog friendly bed and breakfast is near Beaune (1 1/4h) in the heart of the Côte d'Or area of Burgundy and on the edge of the stunning Morvan Natural Park. Within easy reach of junction 23 of the A6 autoroute it's in an ideal locat
Luxury chateau hotel, spa and golf in Burgundy
This stunning 16th century medieval fortress (classified as a historical monument) has been transformed into a sumptuous 4 star luxury hotel in the heart of the Burgundy countryside near Beaune and Dijon. It's a cracker!
The hotel is an exceptional base from which the discerning traveller can visit the world renowned Burgundy vineyards of the Côtes-de-Beaune, Côtes-de-Nuits and numerous others.
Located just 5 minutes from the A6 autoroute, the hotel is also the perfect luxury s
Swimming in France in the Poitou Charentes Region
Peaceful B&B with swimming pool near Cognac vineyards and Saintes
This charming bed & breakfast guest house accommodation is located 15 minutes from Cognac, deep in the heart of the vineyards but also close to Saintes and St Jean d'Angély and in the Charentes-Maritimes area of France
The beautifully restored stone-built 18th century property has large garden of 7000 sqm, with mature trees and a swimming pool, surrounded by vineyards and fields of sunflowers.
Guests have use of a private sitting room where you can read tourist brochures, book
B&B near Saintes and la Rochelle with swimming pool
This charming B&B near Saint-Jean-d'Angély is a great spot for a short break near the beaches of the west coast of France. La Rochelle airport and the Atlantic coast beaches are a mere 54kms away and there are numerous places to visit in the area.
In Saint-Jean-d'Angely there's a lively Saturday market as well as numerous cafes and restaurants and a large lake where you can go boating, fishing and kayaking.
The sandy beaches of Royan, La Rochelle, Ile d'Oleron and Ile de R
B&B near Angouleme, Limoges and Poitiers in France
This delightful 'Maison Bourgeoise' built in 1835 offers charming bed and breakfast accommodation in the triangle of the historic cities of Angouleme (40mins), Limoges (50mins) and Poitiers (1hr) and 1 hour from Cognac.
This British-owned B&B is in the heart of the tranquil village of Ansac sur Vienne where you will find a couple of café bars, an excellent boulangerie/patisserie, boucherie, epicerie and pharmacy.
The property has attractive rear gardens of about 1/3 of an acre
Family friendly B&B near Poitiers with swimming pool
This lovely old Charentais farmhouse B&B near Poitiers (40 mins) and Cognac (1h) is so full of character. We're talking traditional exposed oak beams, stone fireplaces and chestnut wood floors. It's all very cosy, warm and welcoming and it's pet friendly as well as family friendly too!
The B&B is a great choice if you're needing a B&B stopover near Poitiers en route to your holiday in the SW of France. But it's also a great base for families for a longer stay. The Futuroscope them
Eco-friendly hotel near Poitiers and Limoges with pool
This fine family friendly 18th C 3* hotel near Poitiers and Limoges is in the small town of Lussac-les-Chateaux on the N147 which links the two places.
This is the perfect spot for a stopover en route to your holiday in the Dordogne or SW France, but stay longer and discover the walking and mountain biking in the area as well as the charming little villages here.
The hotel was the first establishment in France to be awarded the European eco-label. It takes its environmental and responsibl
Swimming in France in the Limousin Region
Great value B&B near Limoges and Rochechouart, France
This great value bed and breakfast near Limoges (which is 35 minutes to the East) and Rochechouart (15 minutes to the North) is in a lovely peaceful rural setting on the edge of the Perigord Limousin regional Natural Park.
The beautifully renovated farmhouse B&B is on a country lane just outside Oradour-sur-Vayre and is home not only to your British B&B hosts but also to various animals including sheep and chickens, so eggs naturally feature on the table at breakfast!
There is an
Child-friendly bed and breakfast near Limoges France
This British-owned farmhouse B&B near Limoges (Limoges is 45 minutes to the east) is located on the edge of the hamlet of Videix within the Parc Naturel du Perigord-Limousin.
The accommodation is surrounded by the unspoilt countryside of the Limousin and the area is ideal for walkers and cyclists, as the many quiet roads and paths pass through beautiful countryside and lead to pretty villages.
You can swim and sunbathe at the Videix manmade beaches or hire kayaks, pedalos, canoes, sai
Peaceful B&B near Limoges with evening meals
For a bed and breakfast stopover near Limoges, this address is a gem. Located half an hour north of Limoges and a mere 9kms off the A20 autoroute, this B&B is just the haven of peace that you need to break your journey to your holiday in the south of France.
Cheryl who is British is well-versed in the art of hospitality. When you arrive she'll offer you a cup of tea or coffee and cake which you'll be invited to enjoy in the 2.5 acre gardens. You'll also find tea and coffee making facilit
Swimming in France in the Auvergne Region
Peace and quiet at this bed and breakfast in the Auvergne
This beautifully renovated B&B in the Auvergne is the perfect place for a full battery re-charge. The B&B is situated at 1000m, high up in the gloriously unspoilt, picturesque Livradois Forez National Park, midway between Issoire and Ambert. Breathe the pure mountain air, soak up the peace and quiet and forget about the hustle and bustle of your busy, noisy life back home.
Wendy and her husband have created a little piece of heaven here in their authentic Auvergnat farmhouse which i
Swimming in France in the Rhone Alpes Region
Gorgeous B&B with swimming pool near Montelimar and Monts d'Ardeche
What a special situation for this character B&B in the Ardeche area of the south of France. It's in the heart of the natural regional park of the Monts d'Ardèche west of Montelimar and the Rhone valley, an outdoor enthusiast's nirvana.
The B&B is a charming old farmhouse, a wonderful blend of old stones, wood, polished clay floors and the warmth of painted lime-plastered walls.
Peace and calm are the order of the day at this B&B. The property is surrounded by almost two
Superb luxury hotel in Provence France
This superb boutique hotel is in the little village of Grignan, near Montelimar in Provence and is just the perfect choice for a romantic gastronomic short break in Provence.
The natural swimming pool is a big drawer and is open May to early September. There are also plenty of lovely shady areas in the grounds in which you can relax after a day of sightseeing.
The accommodation is shared between three buildings, all of which are so beautifully designed with all the charm of days gone by.
Swimming in France in the Provence and Riviera Region
Luxury boutique hotel with spa near Marseille Provence France
This delightful dog friendly luxury hotel in Provence is just 25 miles from Marseille and 10 miles from Toulon, within spitting distance of the beaches of the French Riviera.
The Cotes de Provence vineyards are on your doorstep from where you can sample and buy some of the delicious rosé wine for which the Bandol area is renowned.
We selected this excellent hotel not only for the quality of the accommodation and welcome, but also for its noteworthy cuisine, which is created around
Dog friendly 3 star hotel with swimming pool near Saint Tropez
What a great situation for this delightful character 3* pet friendly hotel in the south of France.
The hotel is in a sweet little village 15 minutes from the coast of the French Riviera and the beaches of Saint Tropez and Sainte Maxime. But head away from the coast and it's all rocky hills, swathes of vineyards and little Provençale villages on hilltops and alongside mountain streams. It's all very pretty in the Var department
The hotel was constructed out of the remains of the old
Charming 3* hotel in Bonnieux Provence with swimming pool
There is such charm about this lovely intimate 3* hotel in the little village of Bonnieux in the heart of Provence. The fine renovated stone house is at the entrance of this beautiful old hilltop village and has panoramic views towards le Mont de Ventoux, the Luberon and the surrounding villages of Provence.
The property has a large garden area and a swimming pool where you can relax and soak up the atmosphere of this special place. Breakfast is taken either on the terrace area in warmer mont
Swimming in France in the Languedoc Region
B&B near Beziers, Canal du Midi and beaches of South of France
This British-owned bed and breakfast accommodation is situated in the village of Saint Geniès de Fontédit, just 10 miles from Béziers with easy access to Narbonne, Montpellier, Carcassonne, and Perpignan along the A9.
Some of the best beaches that France has to offer are within a 20 mile drive of the B&B. The beautiful Canal du Midi is less than 15 miles away and the breathtaking River Orb is only 5 miles from the accommodation where you can enjoy numerous activities
Family friendly B&B in the vineyards near Beziers and Pezenas France
This pet friendly village bed and breakfast accommodation 20 km north of Béziers in the heart of Languedoc-Roussillon in the South of France is run by a Swedish couple.
The house is relaxed, informal and stylish and they have kept many of the original features and have complemented them with more contemporary touches.
The B&B is lovely and cool on hot days and warm and snug on cooler days. Here you will have the space to sleep, eat, read and relax. You will find free WIFI throu
Swimming in France in the Midi-Pyrenees Region
Charming bed and breakfast with swimming pool near Cahors vineyards, France
This beautifully restored and elegantly decorated bed & breakfast near Cahors is a former iron mill and Cahors Bishop's forge. Its old stone walls date way back to the 15th century and the facades were built on these in the 18th century.
The old house is surrounded by parkland with century old trees and lavender lined gardens.... perfect for an early evening stroll in the waning summer sun. On warmer days, unwind by the swimming pool or spoil yourself in the fitness centre with its saun
Peaceful British owned bed and breakfast with swimming pool near Bergerac Dordogne France
The setting for this great value family-friendly bed and breakfast near Bergerac (just an hour away) is quite simply idyllic. The 300 yr old farmhouse sits up on a secluded hillside with stunning views of the tranquil Lot countryside, close to quaint Medieval villages, fine gardens and of course the vineyards around Cahors. Your British hosts know the area intimately and are full of recommendations for places to visit and things to do. Locally, visit the village markets and enjoy lunch in one of
Dog friendly boutique B&B near Toulouse with swimming pool
This gorgeous British-owned boutique B&B near Toulouse is both family friendly and dog friendly. The kids will love checking out the swimming pool and play areas whilst adults will want to head out to discover the culinary and gastronomic delights of Gascony.
The chateau is perfectly placed for a luxury B&B stopover en route to your holiday in the South of France, as junction 9 of the A62 autoroute is just 12kms away.
The imposing Maison de Maître was built around 1812 an
Dog friendly British owned bed and breakfast with pool near Auch and Marciac France
You'll love the peaceful situation of this charming dog friendly B&B near Marciac and Auch in Gascony. What a great location, on the edge of a quiet village in the Southern Gers, 25 minutes from Auch, 25 minutes from Marciac (host town for that world-famous jazz festival!) and just 45 minutes from the Lourdes-Tarbes airport with cheap flights from the UK.
Your hosts are writers who will be delighted to share with you their wonderful old 1870s maison bourgeoise with its large enclosed gard
Peaceful watermill bed and breakfast near Martel and Brive, Lot Valley France
This beautifully restored 13th century watermill B&B near Martel is situated in tranquil countryside at the northern end of the Lot departement. J55 of the A20 autoroute is just 15 mins away and Martel itself is under 5 minutes away
Stay a while and explore the medieval towns of Rocamadour, the Gouffre de Padirac, St Cere, Bretenoux, Castelnau, Carennac, Beaulieu, Collonges-la-Rouge and Turenne. Within easy range for day trips by car, you will also find Sarlat, Beynac, Domme, Laroque Gage
B&B near Luchon in the French Pyrenees
For lovers of the great outdoors, this B&B near Luchon in the central French Pyrenees is simply perfect for a mountain holiday in France.
Located in the little village of Montauban-de-Luchon and within a 20 minute walk of Bagneres-de-Luchon, the high mountains of the Pyrenees that border Spain are your backdrop here. They are simply breathtaking!
It goes without saying that if you enjoy hiking, rafting, canyoning, horse riding, showshoeing, skiing and any other sporting activity, thi
Bed and breakfast near Toulouse with swimming pool
This is a beautiful bed and breakfast near Toulouse (30 mins) in the heart of the Lauragais area south east of the city. Exit 18 of the A61 autoroute is 14.5kms away, the Canal du Midi just 16kms and the villages of Revel, Sorèze and Nailloux 20 mins.
The lovely old manor house is surrounded by parkland of over 8500 m² in which the 10x5m swimming pool is located. Enjoy a dip and then take in the peaceful countryside views from your sunlounger.
The guest rooms are both located a
Charming boutique hotel in Mirepoix near Carcassonne in the south of France
This top quality boutique hotel is set on a quiet backstreet in the heart of the charming medieval town of Mirepoix 45 mins west of Carcassonne and 35 mins from the Cathar town of Foix in the Pyrenees foothills.
The 400yr old town house is full of elegance and character and you're assured of a warm and personal service.
There's a pretty south-facing courtyard which is hidden behind the garden walls, as well as a heated outdoor swimming pool which is generally open May to October.
Swimming in France in the Aquitaine Region
Bed and breakfast with swimming pool near Sarlat, Dordogne France
Located 10 minutes from Sarlat, in Langlade, a small and quiet hamlet, this peaceful, characterful bed and breakfast accommodation is close to many of the Dordogne's major tourist sites such as Sarlat, the Valley of the Dordogne, Rocamadour, Lascaux, Les Eyzies and more.
The property has a private swimming pool which you can use 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., although unaccompanied children will not be allowed to use the pool. Breakfast can be taken between 08:00 and 10:
Luxury boutique B&B near Bergerac with swimming pool
For a special stay in the Dordogne, this luxury boutique B&B near Bergerac in the Dordogne hits the spot. A relaxing haven, an oasis of delight buried in the woods, it's strictly adults only here. The 17th century property and the independent B&B guest cottages are simply oozing with character, style and homely warmth.
Peace and tranquillity are the order of the day here and your hosts Byrne (American) and Alain (French) thrive on offering you the very best hospitality in the busines
Luxury B&B near Pau and Lourdes in the Pyrenees with swimming pool
This stunning luxury B&B near Pau is just 30 minutes from Lourdes airport and an hour from the mountains and ski resorts of the French Pyrenees, from the Atlantic Coast, the Pays Basque and Spain.
The 18th C manor house is set on a beautiful fifteen-acre estate of private parkland amidst the gentle hills of Jurancon on the outskirts of Pau, with magnificent uninterrupted views out over vineyards to the entire chain of the Pyrénées Atlantiques. It is a haven of peace, ever c
Family friendly B&B near Biarritz and the Atlantic Beaches
This Anglo/French owned B&B near Hossegor in SW France is just a stone's throw from some beautiful beaches.
Biarritz is just 30 mins to the south and Daz the same distance to the north. This B&B is a brilliant choice for a stopover en route to your holiday in Spain, but do stop a while and explore the coast.
The B&B which is set in 1200m2 of gardens is a stone's throw from shops, pubs and restaurants. Enjoy the 11m x 6m swimming pool, sundecks, barbecues and everything you need
Bed and breakfast between Bergerac and Bordeaux near vineyards
This beautifully renovated spacious bed and breakfast near Saint Emilion (20 mins), Bordeaux (just an hour to the City Centre) and Bergerac (40 mins) is on the edge of the beautiful historic village of Montcaret in the Dordogne region of France.
Set on the main Bergerac-Bordeaux road, this is a great location for heading out to explore the numerous vineyards of the area and of course go wine tasting. Your British hosts can arrange vineyard visits and tastings for you - just ask.
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Charming B&B near Pau in the Pyrenees foothills
This lovely old 19th century manor house B&B near Pau and Oloron Saint Marie in the Pyrenees foothills is an ideal base for the outdoor enthusiast. It's just 50 mins from Pau airport and 1h20 from Biarritz, so perfect for a short break from the UK.
This is a beautiful area of rolling countryside and picturesque villages. Spain is just across the border and the Atlantic coast and Basque country are just a short drive away.
The area is a mecca for cyclists, hikers and skiers as well as
Dog friendly B&B with swimming pool and great views in Basque country
This dog-friendly B&B in the Basque country area of SW France is perched high on a hill above Saint Pee sur Nivelle. The fine renovated 19th century Labourdine farm has just the most amazing panoramic views of the beautiful Basque countryside. It's all quite breathtaking.
The Atlantic coast is just 10kms away. Use the B&B as a base to visit Saint Jean de Luz, Espelette, Biarritz and Bayonne or head a bit further afield and discover Saint Jean Pied de Port and Saint Sebastian which ar
Great value B&B in the Dordogne
This charming B&B in the Dordogne is in simply the perfect situation in a little village off the D704 between Limoges and Montignac. It's an ideal base for a short break in the Dordogne with Brive airport just 45 mins away and both Limoges and Bergerac airports only 1h15 by car.
There is so much to do around the B&B with tennis courts and a river swimming beach within walking distance and canoeing, walking and cycling all on your doorstep. The beautiful fortified village of Hautefort
Luxury chateau hotel near Bordeaux France on a vineyard estate
This fine luxury chateau hotel offers great value B&B accommodation near Bordeaux (30 minutes to the South) in the heart of the Médoc and between the vineyards of Moulis & Margaux.
The land surrounding this elegant 18th century chateau has been planted with vines for more than 3 centuries and now produces well reputed AOC Cru Bourgeois Médoc wine which you must sample during your stay. The Domaine can arrange vineyard visits for you, not only to their own facility but t
A charming B&B in the Basque country near Biarritz and Bayonne
This is a gorgeous little family friendly and pet friendly hotel near Biarritz (just 3kms), the beaches at Bayonne and Bayonne airport and also near pretty Saint Jean de Luz with its child friendly bathing beaches, shopping and gourmet restaurants.
Just a few kms from junction 4 of the A63 autoroute, the hotel is in a lovely quiet location with beautiful views towards the mountains of the Pyrenees..... this is the French Basque country on the Atlantic coast, one of the most stunning corners