Holiday houses in Limousin & holiday apartments in Limousin

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Rent a Holiday House in Limousin's Charming Hamlets

Located in central France, on the plateau of the Massif Central mountains, Limousin is the second-least populated region of France besides Corsica Central. In recent years, a number of British, Belgian, and Dutch expats have bought second homes here, giving tourism a much-needed boost. The availability of holiday homes, holiday rentals, and holiday apartments to rent have likewise increased. Two French presidents -- namely Jacques Chirac and Francois Hollande -- hail from Limousin. The name comes from the Lemovices, an ancient Celtic tribe.

Culture That Stays

Once a Roman city, main city Limoges was known for its porcelain production and narrow streets lined with half-timbered houses. There are several holiday rental and holiday apartment options one can book here. The second-largest city, Brive-la-Gaillarde, lies on the river Corrèze and also has good holiday house options. Regional attractions include the 13th century Rochechouart Castle, St. Junien's Romanesque basilica, a medieval monastery in the old village of Ahun, and the world's largest maze -- Le Labyrinthe-Gueret, bordering a 3000 hectare forest. Limousin is the birthplace of Auguste Renoir; the painter maintained a lifelong fascination with the region's landscapes. Locals play traditional instruments such as the bagpipe and hurdy gurdy, with July and August the best months for local music festivals, like the Festival du Haut Limousin. Popular dishes include Pâté aux Pommes de Terre (baked potato slices and fresh cream seasoned with garlic, bacon, and parsley) and clafouti, a dessert baked with black cherries. To rent a holiday home or a holiday house in Limousin is a rewarding proposition!

Blessed by Nature

While here, watch out for the chestnut-colored herds of Limousin cattle, which provide the best regional beef. Limousin's geography is scattered with hills, deciduous woods, grazing land, low mountains, forests, gorges, and moors. The three major rivers, the Charente, the Vienne, and the Dordogne are popular spots for fishing, sailing, and kayaking. Sporty types will enjoy the Parc Naturel Régional de Millevaches and the Limousin highlands for its range of outdoor activities. A fun vacation awaits.

Reviews from our customers

4.4 out of 5 (11 Customer reviews)
1 The holiday homes and apartments in in Limousin have been rated by 11 customers, scoring 4.4 out of 5 houses, on average.

The top rated locations in Limousin

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  • Property no. 273550
    from GBP 362
    for 1 week

    Saint-Sulpice-les-Feuilles, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 9 persons

    Approx. 144 m², 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher,
    4.0 out of 5
    2 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 1202306
    from GBP 332
    for 1 week

    Bort-les-Orgues, Limousin

    Holiday apartment for max. 2 persons

    Approx. 55 m², 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (on request), TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine
  • Property no. 1153216
    from GBP 707
    for 1 week

    Troche, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 8 adults + 1 child

    Approx. 300 m², 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), TV, Complete WLAN coverage, washing machine, dishwasher, sandy beach approx. 10 m, sea approx. 100 km,
  • Property no. 721060
    from GBP 329
    for 1 week

    Lépinas, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 5 persons

    Approx. 95 m², 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1), TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, water approx. 10 km,
  • Property no. 25798
    from GBP 513
    for 1 week

    Saint-Chamant, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 95 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), TV, washing machine, dishwasher,
  • Property no. 1170488
    from GBP 490
    for 1 week

    La Notte, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 5 persons

    2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), Internet, WLAN, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property,
  • Property no. 721085
    from GBP 269
    for 1 week

    Rilhac-Xaintrie, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 100 m², 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), satellite TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher,
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 721061
    from GBP 253
    for 1 week

    Pionnat, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 8 persons

    Approx. 140 m², 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, water approx. 15 km
    4.0 out of 5
    2 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 721064
    from GBP 307
    for 1 week

    Sardent, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 5 persons

    Approx. 93 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1), TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher,
    4.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 721083
    from GBP 242
    for 1 week

    Meyssac, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 136 m², 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1), satellite TV, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property
    5.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 1025747

    Chamberet, Limousin

    Studio for max. 2 adults + 2 children

    Approx. 15 m², 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1), Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property, water approx. 10 km, sauna, ,
    There are 2 further property types with 2 accommodations for this complex
  • Property no. 998527
    from GBP 225
    for 1 week

    Beaulieu-sur-Dordogne, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 95 m², 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (max. 1), satellite TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher
    4.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
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