It's what the majority of clients ask/wish for! The rentals we've selected below are genuinely no more than 1 km to the beach and some are no more than a few steps! (Also see our Cycle To Beach Villas)
Spacious summer house with pool in a fantastic location
Renovated beach house, walk to beach and shops, aircon
This is a really popular request - parents can enjoy a drink out and teenagers can feel independent. Rentals in Biarritz, St Jean de Luz, Hossegor, Moliets & Arcachon offer a wide choice of bars, shops, cafes and restaurants...
between ocean & lake - the best position in Hossegor!
summery Cap Ferret villa near local market & beaches
A popular request! These rentals have genuinely good sea views - remember, we've visited all of them and taken the photos!
Cap Ferret holiday home, renovated & on the water's edge
stylish villa with gorgeous view of Arcachon Bay
We offer villas and holiday rentals in the south of France - as you may have already gathered. But 'our' south of France is the authentic Atlantic coastline, home to stunning beaches and 'secret destinations' such as Hossegor, Cap Ferret, Biarritz and St Jean de Luz.
A smart sea-side town, Europe's surfing capital, and especially popular with families with teenagers
Popular with active families thanks to superb beaches, surfing, cycle trails, kayaking, tennis, golf & more
Lively summer resort with a stunning ocean beach, picturesque lakes, in a lovely area of dunes and pine forests
Active 'pine forest & beach' destination - surfing, cycling, water sports, golf, tennis & horse-riding
Chic & distinctive island paradise with sandy beaches, charming villages, lovely cycle trails, fabulous seafood & markets
Magnificent beaches, stunning lakes, cycle paths and lots more for active families to enjoy
Stunning scenery and wildlife in the mountains. A haven for walking, mountain & road biking and for nature lovers.
Rolling countryside, walled villages, markets & famous cuisine - a place to slow down and recharge
French holiday 'chic' on the Atlantic Coast, blending fine beaches, restaurants & good living
A natural playground of ocean, lakes, dunes, forest - and famous vineyards too!
Villas in France with a pool and near beach? French villas with air con? Villas with a tennis court? Sea view villas? Holidays in France for teenagers? Holiday rentals near child-friendly beaches? We're sure these ideas will help or head to Find My Holiday for our most popular collections...
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