Maison Ceronne | Perche
Maison Ceronne is the ideal spot for Parisians wanting to escape the city. A beautifully decorated house with art pieces and modern design, a big garden, 2 swimming pools (indoor & outdoor), a hammam & sauna, a sports room, a home cinema, a “Help yourself” bar and 8 bedrooms (for 2 or 3 people). Delicious meals offered for lunch and dinner during the high season, only including local products. The perfect small hotel to relax at 150kms of Paris. From 150€ to 260€.
D’une île | Perche
D’une île is a charming country house by the team behind Septime in Paris located in Basse-Normandie, some 150 kms from Paris. This 17th century hamlet includes 8 bedrooms (22 beds total) divided in 5 different buildings and a small bar-restaurant where the magic happens. This spot is a little heaven for nature and food lovers, those of you who like to lay back and relax, enjoy the beauty of the surroundings and loose track of time. Minimum stay of 2 nights. From 85€ to 225€ per night depending on the room.
Into the Prairie | Bretagne
Into the Prairie is a group of cute, cosy and charming small houses located in the Cote d’Armor region of Bretagne, west of France. These houses are simple and elegant, at about 10 min from the seaside and Bretagne’s beautiful beaches. There are 8 available houses – Marie, Jeanne, Josephine, Louise… – each welcoming from 2 to 6 people. A nice breakfast is available upon reservation for 11€. Each house has a garden to enjoy the summer and the region is full of treasures to discover with the family. Minimum of 2 night for 100€ to 200€ per night depending on the house and the season.
Les Maisons de Bricourt | Bretagne
Les Maisons de Bricourt includes several housing possibilities for different budgets, all absolutely charming. Les Rimains is a beautiful 4 bedroom boutique hotel on the seaside with splendid views over Mont Saint-Michel bay. The Chateau Richeux (Relais & Chateaux) has eleven spacious rooms with bay views and two apartments as well as Le Coquillage, the restaurant of the Roellinger family.
Le Couvent des Ormes | Bourgogne
Le Couvent des Ormes is an ancient convent dating back to 1820 which had many lives before becoming an ideal rental house for 14 people. Located in the beautiful region of Bourgogne, at 150 kms of Paris, enjoy this great French countryside house throughout the year – a beautiful garden of 4000 sqm, beautiful walks in the forest, al fresco lunches and dinners or cosy afternoons by the fire. The house has 7 bedrooms on the first and second floors, a library and 3 big rooms (kitchen, dining room which can host 16 people and a big living room with fireplace) on the ground floor. The perfect vacation home rental for big families and friends for 650€ per night with discount for a week or more.
Le Echasses | Hossegor
Les Echasses is a 4*** luxury eco-resort and spa built in the heart of the Landes forest in the South West of France. The 4 acres estate is located near Hossegor and a great spot to discover the joys which the region has to offer. The hotel staff can help you organise a surf trip in some of the most famous surf beaches of France, great culinary experiences in the region at the crossroads of Basque and Landaise cultures, golfing activities including green fees and golf packages. The resort was built with the aim to be sustainable, respectful of the surrounding nature and a place to sit back and relax. Enjoy the walk-in showers and private terraces of the wood and glass Modges and Lodges, their simple design and views directly over the water. Around 500€ for a weekend for 2 people.
Maison 9 | Cassis
Maison 9 is a luxurious guesthouse located in the vineyards close to Cassis and Provence in the South of France. Sleep in one of the 4 beautifully decorated suites, enjoy your breakfast on your private terrace, sip a glass of rosé by the swimming pool with the sound of cicadas and views over the fields, vineyards and mountains of the surroundings. From 245€ to 390€ per night depending on the season and standing.
Les Rosées | Provence
Les Rosées is a charming ancient farmhouse a few kms away from the medieval town of Mougins, perfect for a couple’s retreat. An authentic 400 year old provençal mas with 5 bedrooms some with private terrace, access to a sauna, massages and a beautiful swimming pool. The family-owned property was restored and refurbished by Danielle, the owner, in a typical French country chic style. The guesthouse has 4 suites and a gypsy-looking caravan nestled in the middle of the garden. Breakfast is organic – including scrambled eggs, fruits, homemade jams, brioches and savoury quiches – and served on the terrace. All dishes are provençal-flavoured. Rooms cost from 180€ to 280€ depending on the seaon.
L’étrier | Camargue
L’étrier is a lovely guesthouse in Sainte-Maries-de-la-Mer, Camargue, South of France. The B&B has 4 bedrooms each with bathroom, a swimming pool and garden and spectacular views over the lake and local landscape. The bedrooms have been nicely decorated. This is a great option for couples wanting a simple yet charming option to discover this stunning region. Double room for 200€. Bikes are available for rent.
Palazzu Nicrosi | Corsica
Palazzu Nicrosi is a stunning home turned boutique guest house in Rogliano, in the North of Corsica. A confidential spot in a preserved nature and with incredible views on the sea and Finocchiarola islands. This “American house,” was built by a Cap Corse resident who made his fortune in America. Constructed in 1873 in the Italian Renaissance style, the 1,300 m2 building was refurbished in 2016 and has 3 bedrooms and 2 suites all decorated in a bourgeois style. The beautiful swimming pool has spectacular views on the garden and sea. A small épicerie gathers all local products to be taken home. A little paradise for €140 per night.