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Apartments in the top cities in France
Renting vacation homes in France is the best way to visit its biggest cities. Cheaper than hotels and safer than Craigslist, vacation rentals by owner on Likibu offer an opportunity to vacation like a local. Be captivated by France's landscapes: from the Arcachon sand dunes, the mighty Alps in Haute-Savoie, natural canyons of Gorges du Verdon, Cantal craters, Marais Poitevin swamps, Annecy and Evian lakes, to the peaks of the Pyrénées. Book homes in France and explore this pure and unforgettable beauty. Roam the countryside: from the beaches of Normandy, the French Alps, lavender fields in the south, to the Mediterranean coast.
A visit to France must include the belle capital, Paris. Explore the cultural center of France; stay at Paris apartment rentals to be in the city center. Enjoy a romantic weekend in the city of lights. Catch a show at the Paris Opera or roam the cobblestone streets. Enjoy Paris luxury rentals with a view of the Eiffel Tower and spend your days shopping on the Champs-Elysées. Find Paris vacation rentals near the Louvre, one of the largest museums in the world. Enjoy a picnic in Champs de Mars or Luxembourg gardens. Rent a Paris home near the Luxembourg palace and museum. For family vacations, browse house rentals in Paris, France. Stay at a home away from home on Île de la Cité, the birthplace of Paris and home to the majestic and famed Notre Dame. Find a houseboat or Paris short-term rentals on the Seine River and embrace the Parisian ambiance. Reserve apartment rentals in Paris near Montmartre, where the hilltop Basilica Sacré Coeur is located. Paris rentals are cheaper than hotels and resorts. Stay like a local, save money and stay in a more spacious accommodation with vacation rentals in Paris, France on Likibu.
A short train ride from the center of Paris, discover the Château de Versailles. This extravagant 17th-century castle was built by Louis 14th, the Sun King, and served as the royal residence until the French Revolution. Rent a Versailles house and tour the elegant Palace of Versailles and gardens. Discover French history up close and personal from Versailles apartments. Learn by experiencing the art of symmetry; stroll the ornamental gardens where royalty and members of the court walked. Book a Versailles home for a vacation with the whole family. Your children will be fascinated, educated and entertained. Don't miss the musical fountains shows in the gardens or repertory shows at the stables. Take a break from the city and experience Versailles like royalty; search for Versailles rentals now on Likibu.
One cannot imagine France without the wonderful castles of Anjou, Touraine, and Loire. Vacation house rentals in the Loire Valley is ideal for visiting all the wonderful Renaissance castles of the region. Book vacation apartment rentals in Bordeaux to discover regional wines. Book Burgundy holiday homes and taste local wines, explore the network of canals and landscape studded with castles. Burgundy apartments or luxury rentals are perfect for a romantic weekend getaway.
Discover 2,000 years of history in Lyon, capital of the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region. Situated at the junction of the Rhône and Saône rivers, rent Lyon homes in this beautiful city. Reserve Lyon apartments with medieval and Renaissance architecture in Vieux Lyon (Old Lyon).
Rent half-timbered Strasbourg houses and discover the charming capital of the East region known as Alsace. Reserve an apart hotel in Strasbourg for your short-stay. Visit the famous Christmas Market and save money on home rentals.
At the border of Brittany and Normandy, the high cliff of Mont Saint-Michel holds its Gothic cathedral as a crown would hold its most precious jewel. Discover the legend of how Saint Michel fought there against the devil himself by staying at rentals in Brittany or the nearby port city of Saint-Malo.
Beach vacation rentals in France
France has three coasts: one along the English Channel, the Bay of Biscay, and the Mediterranean Sea. Be inspired by the natural allure of the beaches in France. Book beach rentals in France and soak up the sun and seaside ambiance. Hotel reservations are frustrating and crowded hostels are uncomfortable. A France beach house is the best solution for affordable beach vacations. The selection of accommodations on Likibu is vast: seasidecondos, apartments along the coast, vacation homes such as a beach house, even find holiday villas in France with a private pool near the beach.
The Normandy and Brittany region of France border the English Channel. Book holiday rentals along the Normandy coast and visit Omaha Beach, the site of the landings on D-Day. Rent Normandy apartments and explore the white and high cliffs along the pearly beach of Étretat. Stroll along Chemin des Douaniers for views of the limestone cliffs and Falaises d'Étretat, the arches that inspired Monet and Courbet. Rent Normandy homes and travel back in time to the Belle Époque at Plage de l'Ecluse, known for its gold sand, warm gulf waters, and 19th-century mansions.
Find rentals in Normandy, France and be captivated by Deauville's family-friendly ambiance. Cheaper than a Deauville beach resort, stay at Deauville apartments and enjoy walking along the beachfront promenade. Visit the nearby Trouville and play mini-golf or karting. Fall in love with Cabourg where Marcel Proust was inspired for his masterpiece “A la recherche du temps perdu.” Stay at vacation rentals in Normandy, France and admire the stud farms where the most beautiful horses in the world are bred. Wander to an ancient fishermen village for a dinner. Nothing like enjoying a soupe de poissons followed by a tasty tarte aux pommes (french apple pie). Enjoy the sea breeze with a glass of cider or a café-calva on the terrace of a restaurant near available Honfleur holiday rentals.
Enjoy small crowds, salty sea breezes, soft sand, and the laid-back vibe of Le Bois Plage en Ré situated on the coast of the Bay of Biscay. Near Bordeaux, visit the largest sand dune in Europe-Dune du Pilat. Climb the steep dune for breathtaking views of the bay and the Atlantic Ocean. Enjoy the calm of Arcachon Bay and the mighty coastline in Biarritz-which by the will of Emperor Napoléon III and his Spanish wife became one of the most elegant seaside resorts in the world. Find the best deals on cheap rentals, even at a luxury destination, with Likibu
South of France apartment rentals are great rental properties for beach vacations. If you want luxury, book vacation rentals in cities along the French Riviera in Nice, St. Tropez, Antibes, La Turbie, and Monaco. Côte d'Azur (French Riviera) is not just a region, it is sheer paradise. Nice houses are perfect for holidays with family or friends. Embrace the classic vibe at Juan-les-Pins Beach, where the sea water is emerald and palm trees shake gently under a soft warm Mediterranean breeze. Find luxury rentals in Cannes such as villa rentals in France with a pool. Have champagne service while sunbathing, go shopping along the promenade, scuba diving, snorkeling, or parasailing. Sail across Saint Tropez Bay where Brigitte Bardot's wild and sophisticated beauty still strongly echoes. Rent St. Tropez apartments or rooms for rent to save money. Take a boat from coast to the Île de Porquerolles and relax at Plage de Notre Dame.
Take a ferry to the island of Corsica. Enjoy the turquoise waters and white sand beach dotted with rocks in a luxury villa rental in Corsica. Surrounded by an evergreen forest, book Corsica apartments near Palmobaggia Beach and let the fresh sea breeze and waters wash away your stress. Find a cheap accommodation in Corsica near the beach on Likibu.
Book rental properties in Provence, France and discover the calanques, beaches, and crystal-clear water of the Mediterranean in Marseille and Cassis. Better than a Marseilles beachfront hotel, explore the second largest city in France by staying at apartments near the Old Port of Marseille. Book Marseille rentals and visit the Frioul Islands, a rocky archipelago with scattered cove beaches. Take a hike from the main port to find the remote Plage de Tahiti, a beautiful beach with clear, calm and shallows waters that is family-friendly.
Relax at oceanfront beach house rentals on Plage de Collioure near the Spanish border. With its pastel buildings overlooking the sea, 17th-century Eglise Notre Dame des Anges, and wooden boats in the harbor, you'll find the city charming and cozy. Another beautiful beach on the frontier is Banyuls-sur-Mer. Relax and unwind at beachfront condos in France.
Mountain cabin rentals
Reserve mountain cabins in one of six mountain ranges in France. Though beautiful for biking, paragliding, and camping in the summer, winter in France is the best. Winter rentals in France are the best accommodation for your ski vacations. Find cheap cabin rentals on Likibu rather than staying at expensive ski resorts in France.
Book a chalet in the Pyrénées; on the border of Spain, they offer breathtaking views of both the Atlantic and Mediterranean. In the center of South France, discover Europe's biggest volcanic site at the Massif Central. Stay at Alpine chalet rentals near one of the charming villages in the Mediterranean region of the Southern Alps. Find mountain cabin rentals in the Northern Alps for huge swimming lakes. This range is also the most popular for winter sports. Discover the exotic landscapes of the Jura mountains. The northernmost mountains of France, Vosages, offer vast forests full of trails for hiking and cross-country skiing. Make cabin rentals your winter home and enjoy the natural beauty of France's mountain ranges.