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French holiday rental cottages & gites in Gard - Rent-in-France

Attractive Holiday Gites for rental in Gard - Rent-in-FranceSearch Rent-in-France for Gard self catering holiday rental cottages, gites and villas in France. Gard is one of the original 83 departments which were created back on March 4, 1790 from the ancient province of Languedoc. Situated in Southern France, Gard is part of the Languedoc-Roussillon region and is surrounded by the departments of Lozère, Vaucluse, Hérault, Bouches-du-Rhône, Aveyron and Ardèche. Gard takes its name after the River Gardon, at approximately 133km long the river rises in the Cévennes range of mountains and ends into the Rhône River at Beaucaire, across from Vallabrègues. Being part of the rural Languedoc region, Gard is an unspoilt department of France.

Self catering holiday homes in Gard, France offer holidaymakers a fantastic opportunity to get away from everyday life with its beautiful mediterranean beaches, stone villages that bask in the summer sunshine and its dramatic gorges that run through the forested hills. Due to the peaceful rural atmosphere the department offers up some magnificent hiking and walking to be enjoyed during a Gard holiday. The Cevennes Mountains are a great location for climbing enthusiasts, along with horse riding and mountain biking  in the forests and canoeing in the Georges du Gardon. Having previously been a Roman stronghold, Gard has a strong historic and traditional background. Everything from the delicacies the Gard has to offer to the music and local art, they have all got local distinct flavours.  Gard is the home to 3 of the 33 officially listed Grand Sites of France. These are the Cirque de Navacelles, the Aven d’Orgnac and the Pont du Gard.Pont Du Gard - Search Rent-in-France for Beautiful Gard Holiday Homes

 

Places to visit in Gard, France

Due to their fantastic coastal location, the Mediterranean beaches located at the southern tip of Gard prove very popular with holidaymakers. Rent a Gard holiday property in the town of Aiges-Mortes and experience Gard’s perfect blend of history and traditions, along with the sweeping beaches and moderns resorts of La Grande Motte, Le Grau du Roi and Port Camargue.

Stay in a French self catering Villa in Gard, France and enjoy the many festivals and events that can be found - Mostly with their focus on the traditional music from Gard. In addition, be sure to enjoy some of the splendid local foods and wine.

Visit Nimes - Rent Gard Accommodation on Rent-in-FranceNimes - Famous for its spectacular Roman architecture and most importantly the Pont du Gard. The Pont du Gard is a 2000 year old aqueduct and is believed to be the biggest bridge ever built by the Romans. To get a real feel of how big it actually is why not take a swim underneath whilst on holiday in Gard. Or perhaps take a trip to one of the best remaining amphitheatres or the Roman temple! For the art lovers out there, a trip to the Carre d’Art is a must – Enthusiasts of modern contemporary art will love it!

Vigan - Visit Vigan and you can make the trip to the Bamboo garden of Prafrance where you can enjoy fantastic great bamboos as there is over 15 hectares of exotic bamboo planting.

 

Sommieres -  A small medieval town and castle. Set in a beautiful area with the abbey buildings at Saint-Giles to your south. Saint-Giles and its buildings are an area not to be missed when renting a holiday rental in Gard, France.

Uzes - Located in north central Gard, Uzes is a historical town with some fantastic medieval buildings to admire. Chateau de Portes is home to the strange 12th century castle.

Cevennes National Park Located in the mountains of Cevennes this national park is a great place to slow down and relax during your trip to Gard. Home to the Aven Armand Cave, visitors can see a number of flamingos and bulls grazing the delta of the river Rhone.

Overall, a self catering holiday rental cottages & gites in Gard, France will offer you plenty of space and freedom along with the privacy to relax and enjoy discovering what the beautiful Gard area has to offer. Be sure to visit the eastern section of the Gard, this area attracts the most visitors due to a number of important attractions in and around the town of Nimes. These attractions include the roman aqueduct and the roman ruins that still stand.The Fantastic Amphitheatre in Nimes

The temperatures in Gard, France are very pleasant with warm, long summers with the temperature rising above 20°C from early spring all the way through to mid autumn. It’s this climate that makes a Rent-in-France holiday rental in Gard, France the ideal location for fishing and walking holidays even during the quiet periods when all the main tourists and crowds have left the area.

The main airport in Gard, France is Nimes (FNI). Both RyanAir and British Airways provide a range of fantastic deals and cheap flights direct to Gard. There are flights from London Gatwick (LGW), Luton (LTN), Stansted (STN) and Liverpool (LPL) that depart on a daily basis. 

 

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Little Paradise Cottage in Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Little Paradise Cottage in Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Weekly Rental: EUR 460 to EUR 880

5 sleeps

This charming 2 bedroom cottage can accommodate up to 5 guests spaciously. It is a comfortable single storey cottage

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Charming Cottage With Pool and Panoramic Views in Montbrun, Lot - La Paregude

Charming Cottage With Pool and Panoramic Views in Montbrun, Lot - La Paregude

Weekly Rental: GBP 800 to GBP 1400

8 sleeps

A 150 year old stone property set in 4 acres of land high on the valley side above the River Lot, just 4 Miles from the

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Luxury Saint-Tropez Villa with Pool, Located in Large Private Park with Tennis Courts - Provence, Var

Luxury Saint-Tropez Villa with Pool, Located in Large Private Park with Tennis Courts - Provence, Var

Weekly Rental: EUR 10000 to EUR 10000

14 sleeps

This spectacular villa (plus outbuildings including a studio and parental room) can accommodate up to 14 guests across 7

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Wonderful Self-Catering Apartments at La Bastide Des Lavandieres, Canaules-et-Argentieres, Gard

Wonderful Self-Catering Apartments at La Bastide Des Lavandieres, Canaules-et-Argentieres, Gard

Weekly Rental: EUR 455 to EUR 995

24 sleeps

La Bastide des Lavandieres is located in the village of Canaules deep in the Languedoc wine producing region of the

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Charming Cottage Close to the Beach in Hattainville, Les Moitiers-d'Allonne, Manche

Charming Cottage Close to the Beach in Hattainville, Les Moitiers-d'Allonne, Manche

Weekly Rental: EUR 455 to EUR 455

6 sleeps

This charming cottage is close to the beach and can accommodate up to 6 guests. Located on the heights of Barneville

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Extended stay

Extended stay

Special rates for extended stays November to March. Please contact owners for details

Peak season reduction

Peak season reduction

Special Offer - 25th August to 5th Sept 18 reduced to 800 Euros per week - enquire now!

Special Offer !!!! Two weeks commencing 23 June 2018  to 7 July 2018  for just 1200€

Special Offer !!!! Two weeks commencing 23 June 2018 to 7 July 2018 for just 1200€

We are offering the two weeks from 23 June until 7 July 2018 for 1200 € making a saving of 390€.

special reductions for weeks during summer holidays 2019 july and august

special reductions for weeks during summer holidays 2019 july and august

this special cottage with its gorgeous pool , close to St Antonin Noble Val in the Tarn department, is open for weeks

300€ per week off July dates

300€ per week off July dates

Save 300€ per week for weeks commencing 29/6, 6/7, 13/7, 20/7 & 27/7. Was 3250€ now 2950€ per week.

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