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

4.5 out of 5 (9 Customer reviews)
1 The holiday homes and apartments in in Limousin have been rated by 9 customers, scoring 4.5 out of 5 houses, on average.

The top rated resorts in Limousin

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  • Property no. 273550
    from GBP 321
    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. 2), TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher,
    4.0 out of 5
    1 Customer review
  • Property no. 953324
    from GBP 315
    for 1 week

    Limoges, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 4 persons

    2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (max. 1), cable TV, Internet, WLAN, washing machine, non-smoking property
  • Property no. 1153216
    from GBP 673
    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. 721085
    from GBP 239
    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. 1170488
    from GBP 435
    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. 25798
    from GBP 455
    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. 721060
    from GBP 292
    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. 1025747
    from GBP 267
    for 1 week

    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. 721061
    from GBP 225
    for 1 week

    Pionnat, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 8 persons

    Approx. 140 m², 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), TV, Internet, washing machine, dishwasher, water approx. 15 km
    4.0 out of 5
    2 Customer reviews
  • Property no. 1142059
    from GBP 626
    for 1 week

    La Chabroulie, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 1 adult + 5 children

    Approx. 170 m², 5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, pets are allowed (on request), grass beach approx. 15 km
  • Property no. 1173003
    from GBP 688
    for 1 week

    Lascaux, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 6 persons

    Approx. 60 m², 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets are allowed (on request), TV, washing machine, dishwasher, non-smoking property,
    There is one further property type with one accommodation for this complex
  • Property no. 981545
    from GBP 229
    for 1 week

    Yssandon, Limousin

    Holiday home for max. 5 persons

    Approx. 110 m², 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, pets not allowed, TV: 1 TV, washing machine, dishwasher,
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