Villas in Aquitaine

Located in South West France, with Spain to the south and the vast Atlantic Ocean to the west, the region of Aquitaine offers its visitors picturesque scenery and a pleasantly mild climate. From lush green landscapes dotted with rural farm houses to historical cities overflowing with culture, there are plenty of diverse scenes for you to enjoy. Whether you are looking for a break filled with sightseeing, shopping or outdoor activities, there are a number of holiday villas in Aquitaine that are advertised on our website, each providing the perfect base from which to explore this fascinating region. Villas are available to rent in the main areas of Landes, Gironde and the Pyrenees-Atlantiques and are ideal for a romantic getaway, a week away with friends or a family holiday.

Quality villas in Aquitaine

Experience a selection of attractions when staying at holiday villas in Aquitaine with a visit to some of the areas cities and medieval towns. The region’s capital of Bordeaux is a particular place of interest and offers its visitors a mix of historic architecture, beautiful public gardens, fascinating museums and galleries. Bordeaux is famous for its exceptional wines, especially claret, which you can purchase in one of the city’s cafés and shops. Villas in Aquitaine that are close to the coast are often within distance of many well known seaside resorts such as the scenic Arcachon and Biarritz, a popular haven for surfers. If you are in the mood to pamper yourself whilst away then pay a visit to the town of Dax, where you can indulge in a treatment from its celebrated hot springs and mud baths.

Many of the holiday villas in Aquitaine are fortunate to be within a short distance of some of the region’s most spectacular natural scenery, from the fertile vineyards of Bordeaux to the majestic Pyrénées Mountains. Nature lovers can enjoy the Landes National Park, a striking preserve where you can admire the sights of dense pine forest, trickling streams and the occasional lake and wetlands. Another natural wonder is the Pyrénées National Park, which contains several of the mountain range's highest peaks and provides the ideal opportunity to spot a variety of indigenous plants and wildlife. Meanwhile, guests looking for a typical summer holiday whilst staying in villas in Aquitaine can enjoy the benefits of the 250km coastline with its sandy beaches, rocky shores and sparkling ocean waters. The coast is also home to Europe’s largest sand dune, the Dune de Pilat, which stands around 105m high and offers amazing views overlooking the Arcachon Bay in Gironde.

There are a variety of terrains that surround holiday villas in Aquitaine and each lends itself to a range of sports and fun activities. Hiking, cycling and horse riding are popular and inexpensive ways of exploring the area and the beautiful scenery creates an ideal backdrop for a driving holiday. Golfers can enjoy teeing off at one of the many courses dotted across the region and those looking for adventure around holiday villas in Aquitaine can try their hand at a number of sports including mountaineering, canoeing, surfing and skiing in the winter months. Whichever region you choose to stay in, you will find that there are a multitude of activities available to suit all tastes and ages, from building sandcastles at the beach to taking a wine tasting tour.

Family villas in Aquitaine

Whatever the size of your party and the purpose of your visit, you can find holiday villas in Aquitaine that will fulfill your needs and requirements. Each property offers its own individual features and facilities which can include parking, an outdoor pool and garden space, wireless internet and satellite television. Use our convenient search options to specify your needs and choose from a variety of apartments, cottages and holiday villas in Aquitaine to find your perfect accommodation.