Top 10 Villas in the Cote d’Azur

The playground of the rich and famous, Cote D’Azur – also referred to as the French Riviera – is set along the dazzling Mediterranean coastline on the southeast corner of France. With picture-perfect coastal to...
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The Best Wine Experiences in the South of France

A visit to one of our luxury villas in the South of France wouldn’t be complete without sampling some of the Continent’s most celebrated export – wine. Whether your preference is red, white or sparkling (or per...

Our Top Things to Do in Cannes

Whether you're a cinephile or not, when anyone hears Cannes, they instantly think of the world-famous film festival. However, while that may be an excellent time to visit the region - who wouldn't want to rub s...

Our 10 Best Holiday Villas & Chateaux in Provence

Escaping to a luxury French chateau is just as enjoyable at the height of summer as it is in the wintertime. Simply Chateau offers a number of magnificent villas in Provence, France, available year-round for you to choose from - here ar...
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South of France Travel Guide

With its balmy summer days, picturesque beaches and rustic countryside, it's no surprise the South of France is one of the world's most popular destinations (it's certainly one of our favourites!) We've pu...
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Top 5 Reasons To Spend a Summer in Provence

Colloquially known as Le Midi, or the midday, due to the sheer amount of sunshine it enjoys, it's pretty clear why the south of France is one of the top France holiday destinations. Our top pick? Prov...

Best Foodie Experiences in Dordogne

A big part of any proper holiday is taking time out to enjoy what your chosen destination has to offer, and that's certainly true of French food and drink. If you're heading to one of our Dordogne boutique vill...
Best Foodie Experiences in Languedoc

Best Foodie Experiences in Languedoc

Out of all the things Languedoc has to offer, one that'll keep you coming back time and time again is the food. With the region's fertile farmland and a surprisingly expansive coast, its cuisine uses ingredient...

Top 10 Quirky Chateaux in the South of France

Looking to live the dream at a characterful chateaux in the South of France? Covering luxurious Languedoc, dazzling Dordogne and the romantic Riviera, we've got premium properties to suit every style ...
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The 10 Best Beaches in the South of France

The South of France is popular for a reason – it’s one of the most luxurious destinations out there! From the star-studded glam of Cannes and St Tropez to the luscious landscape of the rural interior, visitors ...

Top 5 Restaurants in South of France

The birthplace of the Michelin star, and home to a wealth of delicious fresh produce and world-class wine production, France is the ideal holiday destination for foodies. Why not make the most of its culinary delights by booking one of ou...
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Team Travels: Cannes

By now, it should come as no surprise that Oliver's Travels is made up of passionate intrepid travellers. But if there's one person who loves to put pen to paper, it's our in-house copywriter, Natalie. She rece...

Best Group Activities in Rhône-Alpes

Whether you and your friends are outdoorsy types who like the idea of skiing, boating, and abseiling down mountains, or your idea of being ‘outdoorsy’ means eating al fresco, there is a holiday activity in Rhôn...

Best Family Activities in Rhône-Alpes

Water and mountains dominate the landscape in Rhône-Alpes. It's prime territory for families keen on fresh-air adventure. From private plane rides over snow-capped mountains to foraging on horseback and kayakin...
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Best Value Holiday Villas in St. Tropez!

Ah, St Tropez... that oh-so-chic pocket of the Côte D’Azur where celebs and playboys gather for opulent yacht parties and Michelin star cuisine. Not to mention Pampelonne beach with its white sands an...