Chalet at the ski slope in Val Thorens.1/16Winter wonderland
Les Trois Vallées | With more than 600 kilometres of piste it is one of the largest ski areas in the world: Les Trois Vallées in the French Alps with virtually guaranteed snow offers the ideal conditions for a winter vacation.
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View of the slope from an apartment for 4 people in Val Thorens.2/16Living on the ski run
France | The fun on the piste starts here - right outside your front door - because you can either directly race down the piste from these ski lodges and apartments, or have the nearest lift in the immediate vicinity.
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With a view of the Eifel Tower: Cosy apartment for two people in the 16th arrondissment.3/16You, me and the Eiffel Tower
Paris | After you have climbed up the Eiffel Tower during the day and an artist at Monmartre has drawn a portrait of you in the evening you can feel like a true Parisien in your holiday apartment.
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4/16Vacation with your dog
France | With these holiday houses it is explicitely allowed to bring pets so that your faithful four legged friend can also enjoy a relaxing and eventful holiday.
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This water mill in Brittany has achieved the best possible average rating of 5.0.5/16The best properties in France
Stone house in Brittany or a pool villa on the Côte d'Azur? Half-timbered house in Normandy or an apartment near the beach at the Atlantic? You’ll find the top-rated holiday homes in France here.
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Holiday park at the foot of the Pyrenees in French Basque Country.6/16Take a carefree holiday
Southern France | Everyone can enjoy a holiday here to the fullest. Parents can relax while the little ones will find dozens of entertainment options.
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Luxurious villa for up to 10 people with an infinity pool and sea view near Golfe-Juan.
7/16Swim into the horizon
French Riviera | The low edge of the infinity pool makes it seem as though you can swim directly into the landscape.
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Holiday home for six people located directly at the beach near Moliets-Plage.8/16Take a holiday near a beach
Aquitaine | The south Atlantic coast of France is especially well-known for its elongated fine sandy beaches. With these holiday homes and apartments, you’ll be 100 metres from the sea at most.
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Vacation in a holiday home in the French Alpine region
The French Alpine region has a diverse landscape with mountains in the northern region of the alps epitomised by Mont Blanc, the tallest peak in Europe which is covered with everlasting snow besides housing some of the popular ski resorts of the world namely Les Trois Vallées, Val d’Isère, La Plagne and Les Arcs. Snow lovers and nature enthusiasts should book a vacation in holiday homes, holiday houses or holiday rentals in the French Alpine region to experience exciting activities from world class skiing and mountain climbing to cycling and pleasant valley walks. Furthermore the wonderful French Alpine region offers cheeses like Tome des Bauges and Reblochon besides fabulous wines. There are also charming little villages like Grenoble with holiday apartments waiting to be explored by holidaymakers. The French Alpine region is categorised into the northern and southern alps with alpine towns like Annecy at the northern tip of Lac d’Annecy, Besançon to the south and the region of Franche-Comté to the north-west of Lake Geneva.
Ski, hike and walk in the French Alpine region
There are several national parks in the area which offer plenty of opportunities for day walks and more challenging treks besides countless routes for both amateur and world class climbers. The holiday houses in the French Alpine region offer world class skiing and snow parks for snowboarding. People can also go mountain biking in the Jura mountains. The Route des Grandes Alpes is a popular route for drivers, walkers and cyclists winding its way over alpine passses with panoramic views of the mountains along the route.
Best time to visit
Winter is the best time to rent holiday homes, holiday apartments and holiday rentals in the French Alpine region. The weather is generally unpredictable in the mountains. The Ski seasons lasts from December to April.