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Quirky Chateaux in France

We don't do ordinary! Here you'll find castles, former dungeons & lighthouses among others in our quirky collection of holiday chateaux.

Chateaux and villas in France with pools

Fancy a dip? Check out our holiday chateaux and luxury villas in France with private swimming pools.

French Chateaux to rent

Live the fairytale in any of these impressive french chateaux - which are surprisingly good value!


Best French Chateaux and Villas

For the 'je ne sais quoi' when it comes to self-catering in France. Discover our favourite French chateaux & luxury villas that ooze appeal.

Family Villas - Oliver's Travels

Child-safe pools, trampolines and games rooms – our family-friendly villas have got fun times covered. Babysitting can also be arranged!

Special offers on French Villas

We want your villa in France to be as inexpensive as possible, so keep an eye on our special offers so you don't miss out!

Our French Chateau Destinations
Our French Chateau Destinations

From the South of France to Dordogne, we've got it all!

Why Do Ordinary?

If you’re mad about good wine and hearty food, you’ll agree French holidays bring out your ‘joie de vivre’. Better still, France has some magnificent luxury villas to rent. Holiday in a classic fairy-tale French chateau or soak up the scorching Riviera heat from our beachfront villas – the possibilities are endless. Our goal is to help you plan holidays in France that stay etched in your mind for years to come. 

Why book with us? We fell in love with France from the very beginning – in fact, it’s the reason we’re here at all. Together, we’ve amassed over 14 years’ experience, covering the Dordogne, Aquitaine, Provence, Cote d’Azur, Languedoc, Loire Valley, Burgundy, Brittany, Normandy and more.

Our expertise is first class and our extensive portfolio of French villas have all been lovingly hand picked for their unique character and charm. Start your journey with us today!

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