Vacation rentals in Southern France

Vacation rentals in Southern France

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Highlights Southern France

  • World-class boutiques
  • Beautiful countryside
  • Fascinating history
  • Stunning architecture

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Vacation Rental for 4 Guests in Sete, Hérault
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Sete, Hérault
Vacation Rental • 32 m² • 1 Bedroom
(2 reviews)
Between the Corniche and the new district of Villeroy, Castelmare residence on the sea front, direct access to the beach, just the road to cross.Two-room flat on Level 1, south facing, 32m² with glassed-in loggia and sea and garden view. Kitchen equipped with 3 ceramic hobs, fridge freezer, oven, MO and kitchenware. Bathroom and independent WC. Living room with 1 double sofa bed. Bedroom with 1 double bed. Television. Private parking in the residence. Animals not accepted.
from CA$76 / night
Vacation Rental for 2 Guests in Le Lavandou, Côte D'azur
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Le Lavandou, Côte D'azur
Vacation Rental • 20 m² • 1 Bedroom
(29 reviews)
1-room studio 20 m2, on the ground floor. Simple and beautiful furnishings: living/dining room with 1 double sofabed (140 cm, length 190 cm), dining table and TV (flat screen). Kitchenette (2 ceramic glass hob hotplates, toaster, kettle, electric coffee machine, combination microwave). Shower/WC. No heating option. View of the sea. Facilities: Internet (WiFi, extra). Please note: no parking. Maximum 1 pet/ dog allowed. TV only FR. Smoke alarm. 8307000091231
from CA$64 / night
Vacation Rental for 4 Guests in Nice (france), Côte D'azur
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Nice (france), Côte D'azur
Vacation Rental • 42 m² • 1 Bedroom
(2 reviews)
SUITE ROYAL LUXEMBOURG is a 1-bedroom flat located on the Promenade des Anglais in the only building in the city centre with a rooftop swimming pool. You'll love the location: the Royal Luxembourg is situated in the residence of the same name, just a few metres from the beaches and the sea. Furthermore, on the roof of the residence, you will have access to a swimming pool with panoramic sea views and a communal terrace. This is one of the most renowned buildings in the city centre.The flat has a free WIFI internet connection via fibre optics. Located on the Promenade des Anglais, you'll be ...
from CA$181 / night

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Prices and availability

Current Vacation rental prices Southern France

CA$280for 25 May - 1 Jun
CA$319 annual average
Average price per week

Current vacation rental availability Southern France

46%for 25 May - 1 Jun
47% annual average
Percentage of available rentals

Vacation rentals in Southern France

Southern France’s luxury vacation destinations

From fairy tale castles to the world’s finest wines in Bordeaux, from luxury super yachts on the south coast to the lavish shopping areas of Nice and St Tropez, and from winding rivers in yawning valleys to soaring mountains and rolling hills, Southern France boasts the most spectacular of sights, whether natural or manmade. Choose a vacation rental in the town of Limoges for its fascinating pottery, Carcassonne for history that comes to life or St Tropez to get an insight into the lives of the rich and famous! The vacation rental options for your Southern France vacation are endless.

The beauty of Southern France

Vacation rental in Southern France reflect the beauty of the area, with masses of flowers and rustic gardens. Many vacation rentals feature swimming pools and hot tubs, reflecting the blue sky and offering fun for all the family. No matter the size of your group – whether you’re travelling to Southern France alone or as part of a large group – you’ll find the perfect vacation rental for you here.

Vacations in Southern France

The area and getting around

Southern France’s natural delights

There are a number of international airports which fly into Southern France. Nice Côte d’Azur airport gives immediate access to the southernmost coastal area, and Toulouse-Blagnac Airport heads into the centre of the region. For those seeking natural beauty, in the north of Southern France you’ll find the astonishingly beautiful Périgord-Limousin National Park. The park has a vast array of wildlife and extensive hiking trails that lead you through the fine sights and sounds of this enchanting area.

Explore the coast of Southern France

The coastline of Southern France is some of the most beautiful in the world. Six-Fours-Les-Plages is a lesser-known area packed with sandy beaches and interesting coves, and is especially of interest to those who love to dive. Bormes Les Mimosas boasts around 22 kilometres of fine beaches, meaning that there is plenty of room for all, even in high season. This is also wine country so you can enjoy a glass of the best while soaking in the Provencal sunshine!

Travellers and activities

Southern France for shoppers

Where is the best shopping in the world? Top of the list has got to be the fashion shopping in Cannes, and in Cannes, the finest shopping street is La Croisette. Lined with world-leading luxury boutiques, La Croisette is a destination to behold whether you’re buying or just admiring. But it’s not just about fashion! Marche Forville market in Cannes sells just about everything your heart could desire, with local farmer’s produce and flowers being key ingredients in the mix. Explore further round the French Riviera for markets and shops a-plenty. No matter your budget or interest, Southern France is a shopper’s mecca!

Southern France for history lovers

France’s history is long and varied and Southern France offers myriad options to learn more about it. Avignon has a fascinating history, for instance. Not always French, the town was the capital of the papacy until 1791 when it was annexed and became a part of the country. Part of the Pope’s old palace is still standing for visitors to explore. Going back even further in time, Nimes Arena is one of the best preserved examples of a Roman amphitheatre that you’ll find anywhere in the world. Now with an excellent interactive video guide, history lovers can really get a feel for how this part of Southern France felt to those living in Roman times.

A short distance from Cannes is the town of Grasse, which despite its small size, produces around three quarters of the world’s perfume essences!

Top 5 travel tips in Southern France

1. See the Super Yachts in St Tropez

The world’s wealthiest people bring the world’s most luxurious yachts into the world’s most spectacular marina in St Tropez. Enjoy both the sights of the ships and the offerings of the shops nearby.

2. Go white water rafting in the Ardeche

Take a guided trip down the Ardeche river and enjoy white-knuckle white water rafting through staggeringly beautiful countryside.

3. Smell the lavender in Aix-en-Provence

The world’s most important lavender growing region is in Aix-en-Provence in Southern France. Enjoy the sight of miles and miles of purples of all shades, together with the delightful aroma from the pretty flowers.

4. Visit the most paradisiacal of French towns: Albi

A UNESCO world heritage site, Albi is one of the prettiest towns in the whole of Southern France. Don’t miss the view from the church overlooking the bridges over the water – simply stunning!

5. Taste the wines of Bordeaux

The world-leading wine producing region of Bordeaux is only too delighted to welcome visitors who wish to learn more about its unique processes, land and vines, and to taste and buy its produce!

FAQs: Vacation Rentals and Apartments in Southern France

What was the average price for a vacation rental in Southern France in 2020, the first year impacted by the corona crisis?

The COVID-19 pandemic strongly impacted holidays in 2020. Last year, rentals in Southern France had an annual average cost of around CA$202.88 per night.

What time of year offers, on average, the best vacation rental prices in Southern France?

After analyzing our data from last year, the months at the lowest possible cost in Southern France are October, November and March, with average prices of CA$205.08, CA$212.68, and CA$218.87, respectively.

When are vacation rentals more expensive in Southern France?

Following the data observed in 2020, costs per night for accommodation here are usually higher, on average, during the months of July (CA$279.58), August (CA$265.99), and June (CA$242.35).

Are there usually many vacation rentals available in Southern France?

It's worthwhile to be proactive in Southern France as only 41% of the accommodations are available throughout the year, following the data observed in 2020.

When are more vacation rentals available?

In 2020, the months with the largest number of properties available of the year in Southern France were June, April and October, with average availabilities of 52.5%, 48%, and 46.6%, respectively.

When are there fewer vacation rental options available in Southern France?

Vacation rentals in Southern France reach their peak in demand in August, with an availability rate of 17.6%. The second most requested month is July, with 30%, and the third is May with 39%.

Are there many vacation rentals in Southern France?

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