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We understand that there’s a lot of research that goes into getting a cheap holiday to France which is why we’ve put together this deals page to present you with our latest special offers.

France for Families works with gite owners across France to find you great deals on your family holiday to France. BOOKMARK this page in your browser now and check back regularly, as we will be updating this offer page on a weekly basis.

Don’t forget to mention France for Families when booking your gite break with our special offers!

2017 Early Booking Gite, Holiday Park & B&B offers

Vendee – Vendee Vacances “Large Family Friendly Gites”

Vendee gite

Vendee Vacances offers three large Self Catering Gites on three seperate sites sleeping 8 to 24.

There are heated swimming pools at all three properties, plus all mod cons including free WIFI & English Language Television.

Located on the Atlantic coast of France, south of Nantes and the Loire River, just to the North of the elegant & historic port city of La Rochelle, the region boasts superb beaches, enjoys an exceptional climate and has attractions to suit all ages.

Special offer: 15% off all remaining weeks in June, July & August, quoting offer code VV15.

Email or find out more about Vendee Vacances here >>>

Tarn et Garonne – Las Razes – “Large 8-bed character gite”

Les Razes gite, Tarn et Garonne, France

This gite offer huge, stunning indoor space – full of character and original charm. The property has 8 bedrooms and each bedroom opens directly out onto the terrace or large balcony overlooking the pool. Plus all the bedrooms have en-suite shower rooms. We have a mixture of double, twin and family rooms. There are plenty of activities to keep the family occupied on site plus free Wifi access.

Special offer: Save up to 15% for all June bookings quoting France for Families.

Email or view Las Razes website here >>>

Charente – Logis La Cabane – “3 fabulous gites”


Surrounded by vines and sunflowers in the beautiful Charente countryside in western France, Logis La Cabane offers three comfortable French gites, each with two bedrooms.

An idyllic holiday either for young families with 2 or 3 children or for couples looking for peace and relaxation. Located near Cognac and within easy drive of the coast.

Each house has it’s own character and they are well spaced on three different sides of our large gardened courtyard.

Special offer – save 10% on holidays during May and June by quoting code France For Families. Find out more about Logis La Cabane here >>>

Gets, Midi Pyrenees – Lassénat St Georges – “Traditional farmhouse gite”

Gascony Gite Lassonait st george

Set in the heart of the most picturesque region in the SouthWest France, Lassénat St Georges has four superb self-catering gites for 2 – 14 people.

The gites have been completely refurbished to the highest standard.

Our 5 acres are surrounded by fields of vines and colourful sunflowers and there is a swimming pool on site.

Special offer (please quote France for Families):

Early birds offer 10% off for stays between 7th of June to the 8th of July (week 17th to the 24th is fully booked).

– Gite 2/3p 385 euros (instead of 430euors)

– Gite 4/5p 475 euros (instead of 530 euros)

– Spacious Gîte 4/5p 550 euros (instead of 615 euros)

Find out more about Lassénat St Georges here >>>

Carcassonne – Domaine du Columbier “Brilliant sunshine location”

Domaine de Columbier

This large property with lovely grounds offers an exclusive swimming-pool with complete privacy, yet it is on the edge of the village and an easy walk to the shops.

Carcassonne is an easy bus-ride away, a truly spectacular ‘must’ and the autoroute access is 3 miles away, so you can get to the Mediterranean or Toulouse very quickly.

Special offer: Reduction of 33% in July this year. Find out more about Domaine du Colombier here >>>

Charente – Chateau de Gurat “Charming family accommodation”

Chateau Gurat

In the grounds of a picturesque chateau in sunny rural France lie six charming gites, luxurious and comfortable yet rustic and traditional.

These six cottages, have been carefully renovated and thoughtfully furnished. Original oak beams and stonework retain an old-style French countryside character, but modern kitchens, Egyptian cotton bedding and welcome hampers bring the accommodation into the 21st century. And best of all, the site is incredibly family-friendly, with play areas and games for the children and home cooked meals, and babysitting on tap for parents.

Special offer – 10% off all remaining weeks in May / June / July. Quote France for Families and find out more about Chateau de Gurat here >>>

Charente Maritime – Thouvenin & L’Ecurie “2 gites with a great pool”


These beautiful 3 and 4 bedroom French gites are situated in the peaceful, ancient village of Migron, near Cognac, surrounded by vineyards and sunflowers.

The houses have a heated pool, boules, beautiful gardens and its own cafe bar. Excellently furnished and equipped throughout, with large, airy rooms which stay cool even on the hottest of Charentaise days.

They are close to the beautiful historic towns of Cognac, Saintes & St Jean D’Angely and just 40 minutes from the beautiful sandy beaches of Royan. Maximum rating on TripAdvisor.

Special offer (please quote ‘MIG1’ for Families): Thouvenin – all remaining May dates reduced to £299 per week, all remaining June dates reduced to £475 per week. L’curie – all remaining May dates reduced to £250. All remaining June dates reduced to £325. Find out more about Thouvenin and L’Ecurie here >>>

Bordeaux – Château de Sequin – “A fabulous chateau”

Chateau de Seguin

Located at 15 kms from the center of Bordeaux, in the heart of a vineyard of 170 hectares with hills and woodlands, this superb 18th century castle has been renovated as holiday cottage.

The Château de Seguin awaits you with 530 m² equipped with all comforts for a pleasant stay, nestled in a large park with a swimming pool and a private fishing lake.

With 6 bedrooms, all equipped with a bathroom, and many rooms with high volume (veranda, lounge, games room and reading room, billiard room, large kitchen, dining room), the castle can accommodate up to 15 people. Perfect for family get-togethers or with holidays with friends.

Special Offer: For holidays in May, they are currently offering:

  • 15% discount or 1 free night if you book 6 nights and more, or
  • 10% on short stays (starting from 2 nights)

Find out more about Château de Sequin >>>

Vendee – Select Villas “A variety of stylish gites in the Vendee”

Acacia gite, Vendee

Select Villas offer many stylish villas in their portfolio, including Villa Acacia in the Vendee.

This three-bedroom property offers a private pool on a well-established and pleasantly lush gated residence of similar properties.

Located in the Les Jardins du Chateau d’Olonne holiday park this peaceful villa complex is situated 5km from Les Sables d’Olonne, a lively and popular seaside resort with excellent sandy beaches.

The family-friendly residence offers various on site facilities such as a large shared pool, tennis court, table tennis, mini golf and play area as well as an acclaimed restaurant.

Save up to 20% on any stays taken between now and 30th June. Find out more about Select Villas here >>>.

Brittany, Emerald Coast Gites “Funky luxury Glamping Lodges”

Emerald gites poolSeven high quality 1- to 4-bed gites and 3 cool and funky luxury glamping lodges in fantastic complex on the Cote d’Armor in northern Brittany.

On site you’ll find a covered 13m heated pool and heated toddlers’ pool, plus a private bar with food available. For the children there’s outdoor play areas, indoor soft-play, ride-ons, trampoline, toys and games room. The site is just minutes from the stunning beaches of the Emerald Coast.

Get a 10% discount for 10 days for our 10th anniversary. Use code 10years10%.

Find out more at Emerald Gites here>>

Charente Maritime, Wisteria, Font Remy “Beach location”


This beautifully renovated gite in the Charente Maritime sleeps 6, with light and airy bedrooms, the large master bedroom with a king-size bed and great view.

Throughout the gite are lots of exposed beams and stone walls. The bedrooms are all light and airy with high ceilings, large kitchen with all mod-cons including a fridge/freezer, microwave, coffee machine, dishwasher and washing machine.

Best of all is the location. Within 20 minutes drive of the gites at Font Remy you will find some of the best sandy beaches in Europe: long stretches of golden sand at Royan and Saint-Georges-de-Didonne, sandy coves with caves and rock pools and excellent beach bars at Meschers and the wild expanses of the Cote Sauvage (north of Royan). There is a different beach for each day of the week all within a 35 minute drive of Font Remy.

Enjoy an Easter or May half term holiday for just £600 a week. Find out more about Wisteria here>>>

French Riveria, Rives du Loup “Holiday park in a fabulous location”

Rives du Loup

Located in the magnificent, dramatic valley of the River Loup, in the Golden Triangle (Nice – Grasse – Antibes), the site offers all the ingredients for successful holidays at the heart of the fabulous French Riviera.
Les Rives du Loup enjoys peace in the midst of nature and still only 20 minutes from the beach. With easy access to the famous cities of Cannes, Monaco, Menton, this site has a friendly, warm and international atmosphere.

By booking your July or August holiday at Les Rives du Loup before end of February, you can get up to 40% off… From only 315€ /week

Special France for Families Gift: Book before the 15th of February and get a free bottle of champagne* with the CODE : FREECHAMP

*Only available for stays of 7 nights minimum from the 1st July to the 31st August
To get your free bottle of champagne, add the code in the observation box when booking online or just mention it when booking by phone.

Find out more about Les Rives du Loup here>>>

Aude, (SE France), Le Domaine du Colombier “private residence near Carcassonne”

Domaine du ColombierWelcome to ‘Le Domaine’, a large property with lovely grounds, an exclusive swimming-pool 11x5ms, secure parking, wifi, which can sleep up to 10.

It enjoys complete privacy, yet it is on the edge of the village and an easy walk to the shops.

Le Domaine offers:
– south-facing grounds with views over the village towards the Corbieres and the Pyrenees.
– large rooms and the well-equipped kitchen
– exclusive swimming-pool is the big attraction with its special paddling area and wide patio.
– two living-rooms to choose from.
– The bedrooms are spacious with good storage – we don’t go in for bunk-beds or sofa-beds

Carcassonne is an easy bus-ride away, a truly spectacular ‘must’ and the autoroute access is 3 miles away, so you can get to the Mediterranean or Toulouse very quickly.

Available owing to a cancellation: July 1st to 15th special offer of £1200 per week. Find out more about Domaine du Colombier here>>>

Vendee – Luxury Vendee Villa “Great for family get togethers”

If you’re looking for the perfect holiday rental choice for large families or friends staying together then head to this modern manor house in the Vendée on the west coast of France.

Luxury Vendee VillaIt’s a fabulously spacious child-friendly villa which sleeps 14 plus young children in 7 bedrooms with 6 bathrooms, including two master rooms with en suite and private balcony/terrace.

It also offers a fully equipped kitchen, two lounges (great idea – one kids and one adults!) plus free Wi-fi and French / UK sky Television.

And possibly the best bit – aprivate heated salt-water mosaic swimming pool.

Save 10% off remaining weeks for August 2017 (saving of £545) plus 20% off Brittany ferry crossing. Find out more on their website here and quote ‘France for Families’>>>

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Bordeaux – Château de Seguin “Superb castle accommodation”

Chateau de Seguin

Located at 15 kms from the center of Bordeaux, in the heart of a vineyard of 170 hectares with hills and woodlands.

Take over this superb 18th century castle, fully renovated as holiday cottage.

With a swimming pool and a private fishing lake, 6 bedrooms, all equipped with a bathroom, and many rooms with high volume (veranda, lounge, games room and reading room, billiard room, large kitchen, dining room), the castle can accommodate up to 13 people. Some bikes available on demand.

5% Off France For Families Visitors!

To get the discount contact us with the dates of your stay and promo code FforF5%

EARLY BOOKING 10% if booked 6 months before arrival! To get the discount contact us with the dates of your stay and promo code EARLY BOOKING

Find out more about Château de Sequin here >>>

Dordogne – Castelwood “Great family holidays”

Castelwood poolCastelwood is a fabulous family resort located in the heart of the Dordogne.

With snug New Zealand style chalets in spacious emplacements, this holiday center suits those looking for a peaceful and relaxing break with the family.

There’s plenty on site to keep the children entertained, with a toddler pool, main pool, play area, plus venture out into the nearby area and you’ll discover plenty to do and see.

Book now and save with the following:

  • Early booking discount of 5% if booked 6 month before arrival
  • 25% discount with a stay of 7 days or longer except during our high season (08/07 till 23/08/2017)
  • bottle of wine or a surprise basket of some local goodies for France for Families guests (mention us on booking!)

Find out more about Castelwood on their website here>>>

Brittany – Bendodet Breaks “Excellent mobile homes on a stunning holiday park”

Benodet breaks, Brittany, outdoorpool

Benodet Breaks provide fabulous, spacious new mobile homes, all appointed to a high standard with terraces at the premium 5* Yelloh Village Benodet Port de Plaisance campsite in Benodet, South Brittany.

With brand new homes added to the fleet each year and with over 20 years experience we are well placed to take care of your self-catering holiday arrangements. Tempo is the one of our latest mobile home models with a high spec.

2017 prices start from just £280 per week, find out more here>>>

Charente Maritime- Chateau de la Place “A touch of glamour”

Chateau-de-la- Place-from-the- pool

If you’re after a touch of glamour then head to the beautiful 19th century château in France, just one hour north of Bordeaux

Sleeping up to 22, this magnificent gite features a heated pool, hot tub, walled garden and stunning blue-flag sandy beaches just 25 minutes drive away.

It’s perfect for families, special celebrations and groups of friends holidaying together. 2017 prices start from just £1800 per week, find out more here>>>

Dordogne – Acabanes “A touch of luxury”

Acabanes is a large, luxury holiday home, in a beautiful area of the Western Dordogne, South West France; close to the pretty towns of Bergerac, Duras and Eymet. For golf enthusiasts, it is 4 miles from Chateau Viziers.

With 6 bedrooms and 4 en suite bathrooms, the villa can accommodate 10 adults and 6 small children and is super dog friendly, with an enclosed 2 acre garden and fantastic traffic free walks from the doorstep.

Facilities include fast speed WIFI, 50” plasma, full satellite TV, Air Con in all upstairs bedrooms, laptop safe, championship pool table, kids snooker table, table football, trampoline, table tennis, racket sports, vast selection of DVDs, gym, infra red sauna, large selection of bikes, high chairs, push chairs, cots, Four Poster bed, football goals, play area, hammocks, sun loungers, gaming table, Viners cutlery, Denby crockery, Le Creuset, Weber BBQ’s.

Plus an 11 x 5 m private, saltwater heated pool has a retractable cover and night lighting, and is enjoyed continuously from Easter to the end of October, with a minimum temperature of 24 degrees.

2017 Early Booking: Prices start from £1150 per week. To find out more and to book go to Acabanes website here.

Poitou-Charentes – Les Glycines Gites “A real gem”

Three child-friendly Gites, sleeping 4/5/8 + cots in a beautiful area of the Poitou Charentes.

A great little sun-trap, you’ll have access to a lovely outdoor pool, large games room and a plenty of local walks. A real gem.

Book now for 2017 with 2016 prices, a 7-night break starting from just £265. Find out more and book here at Les Glycines Gites>>>

Charente Maritime – Les Landes Vacances “Perfect for group holidays”

Discover three gorgeous cottages in the Charente-Martime: Rosalinde sleeps 6-8 in 3 bedrooms, Janine sleeps 5 in 2 bedrooms and Marie-Clare sleeps 4 in two bedrooms.

All three cottages can be booked separately or together, perfect for those holidays with friends or family.

Book now for 2017 at 2016 prices, cottages start from just 365€ per week. To find out more and to book go to the Les Landes Vacances website here>>>

Midi-Pyrenees – La Tournesol “A charming B&B”


Le Tournesol is a charming Bed and Breakfast in the Midi-Pyrenees.

This beautiful old stone village house is situated in the heart of Saint Clar, the white garlic capital of France and next to the famous pilgrim walk Le pèlerinage de Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle, a picturesque village in the department of the Gers, affectionately known as the French Tuscany. It’s just an hour’s drive from Toulouse airport, two from Bordeaux airport and two and a half hours from the Pyrenees, plus a brilliant stop off for Spain.

The Gers are famous for its Armagnac, Duck confit, Foie gras, Melons and of course Garlic. this is reflected in the regions exquisite dishes and rolling countryside.

Book now for 2017, with rooms starting from just 70€ per night, at their Le Tournesol website>>>

Picardy – La Source Tranquille “A well-appointed tranquil gite”

SONY DSCLa Source Tranquille, is located just one hour from Paris and 90 minutes from the Cote d’Opale in the north of France.

The gîte is beautifully quiet but just 400m from the village centre with its shops and bakeries. This fully furnished, two double-bedroomed Gîte sleeps 4 and is available for rent from two nights to longer term. There is also a private garden with plenty of space for children to roam.

Enjoy a break here at Easter, Christmas and half term for just 600 euros per week – discounted against 2016 prices. Find out more here>>>

Prices vary depending on the date that you wish to travel. If you are looking for a cheaper break to France and you are flexible when you can travel then consider holidaying outside of the main school holiday period of July and August and other key bank holiday dates.

We often feature some special offers and last minute deals, all of which will be highlighted on this page (why not Bookmark this page in your browser now?) but please be aware that much French holiday accommodation is popular during peak booking periods, such as bank holidays and school holidays, so they can be fully booked up many months in advance.

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