Between Dordogne, the Landes and the Basque Country, the South West is a colorful region with a rich natural, cultural and wine heritage. Its landscapes are very diverse, with mountains, rivers and the Atlantic coast. Are you convinced? Quickly choose your holiday rental in the South West of France to enjoy it!
Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean to the west and the Spanish border to the south, the South West region is rich in cultures and very varied landscapes. Take advantage of your holiday rental in the South West to take a breath of fresh air and offer yourself a rejuvenating stay in contact with nature. By the sea, at the foot of the Pyrenees or in the hinterland, it's up to you!
Fancy a city trip in the French South West? Discover Toulouse in Haute-Garonne, nicknamed the Pink City because of the color of the bricks that make up its buildings. You can admire its splendid Saint-Sernin basilica, which dates from the 11th century, and visit the Cite de l'Espace. In Gironde, it is the city of Bordeaux that appeals to many travellers, not only in love with its vineyards, but also with its miroir d’eau, its national opera house and its Place des Quinconces.
Then head to the Basque Country, with its ferias, its koka, its pelota games and its Basque chicken. You will not be disappointed by Saint-Jean-de-Luz, with its Louis XV house, its port and its beautiful Lafitenia beach. Biarritz is also worth a little detour! Discover its impressive Rocher de la Vierge, its aquarium and its lighthouse located on a promontory.
In Barbaste, discover the magnificent Roman bridge of the city, the castle of Lisse and the Gelise. As for the town of Hossegor, in the Landes department, it is a pretty seaside resort, both calm and renowned for its surfing spots.
During your stay in a holiday rental in the South West, don’t forget to taste the authentic foie gras, Bayonne ham or the famous cassoulet. If you like oysters, you absolutely must go to the Arcachon Basin. Make the most of this little trip to go up to the Cap Ferret lighthouse!
The South West is a very welcoming and authentic region, full of activities of all kinds. Go recharge your batteries at the Jardin des Nenuphars, located in Barbaste, not far from your holiday rental in the South West. The whole family will also enjoy a day spent at the large Walibi Sud-Ouest park. As for history buffs, they will be delighted to discover the Chateau de Nerac, the former residence of King Henry IV. Then go for a walk for a few kilometers along the Baise, for a pleasant romantic stroll with a view of the Garenne park.
Then head to the Basque Country to stroll through its cobbled streets and colorful facades (and treat yourself to espadrilles!). Plan to climb the Rhune, on foot or by taking the little train. You will certainly come across some pottoks (Basque poneys) that will come and eat from your hand. To get your fill of thrills, cross the Holzarte footbridge, suspended about 180 meters high, in the Soule. Need to relax? Start a game of pelota in the square of one of the typical villages. There are always locals who will come and join you!
Have you booked your holiday rental in the South West near Albi? Take a tour of the 13th century fortified villages by taking the Circuit des Bastides. Do you like to taste good wines? Head to the Gaillac vineyard to meet the producers. In Albi, the old stone Bridge is also worth a look: it dates from the year 1040!
The Vacanceole Group promises you a stay rich in memories by offering you several holiday rentals with swimming pools in the South West.
Sports enthusiasts will be tempted by the residence Le Domaine du Golf d'Albret***. Located in Barbaste, it consists of studios and apartments for up to 6 people. There are two large outdoor swimming pools, as well as table tennis tables, tennis courts and a sports court. Not to mention the 18-hole golf course!
You can also let yourself be tempted by the residence L’Allee des Dunes*** in Ondres, with its houses and apartments. This holiday rental with swimming pool in the South West is located just five minutes from the beach and has a petanque (boules game) court.
As for the residence Le Domaine du Green*** in Albi, it is a perfect place to stay for discovering the beautiful Tarn department in depth. You will be accommodated in a beautiful apartment which can welcome up to 8 people and you will be delighted to enjoy its outdoor swimming pool and its wellness area with a sauna.
If you are coming with your family, the Vacanceole Group meets all your needs and also offers several holiday rentals with kids’ clubs in the South West. Treat your adorable little sweethearts to activities with other children their own age, while you enjoy the sauna in peace. Your little ones will come home from holiday with a ton of great memories, and so will you!
As long as you are spending a holiday in the countryside, why not take the opportunity to adopt habits that are more respectful of the planet? For several years now, the Vacanceole Group has been committed to investing in the environment and limiting the impact of tourism on it. With Vacanceole, you are sure to have an eco-friendly stay in the South West. One thing is certain, you will long remember your stay in one of our residences! Indeed, each of our establishments has implemented various eco-gestures that you can integrate into your daily life. Some Vacanceole establishments have even received the Green Key label as a mark of their investment in sustainable tourism.