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Self-catering holiday rental homes in Savoie, France 

Savoie holiday rental homes in the French Alps - Apartments SavoieSavoie is a department located in the Rhône-Alpes region in the French Alps. It borders the departments of Haute-Savoie, Ain, Isère and Hautes-Alpes in addition to Italy. Its name is taken from Latin meaning land covered in fir trees. Savoie, along with Albertville, hosted the 1992 Winter Olympics. This department is reputed as one of the best places in France for downhill skiing in the winter time – having the largest number of ski hills in France - which makes renting a Savoie holiday rental property an ideal choice for skiers!

Savoie is one of France's most beautiful tourist destinations, not just for winter to enjoy skiing, but also during summer for walks in the mountains. Much of Savoie is dominated by mountains – and stunning natural attractions that are simply breath-taking when renting a holiday apartment in the Savoie. The department is crossed by the Isère river, which has its source in the Iseran pass. Its two main lakes are Lac du Bourget (the largest and deepest lake in France) and Lac d'Aiguebelette, one of the least polluted in France due to a 1976 law forbidding any use of motorboats on the lake.

Savoie is famous for its cows, which produce numerous cheeses, including: Beaufort, Savoie Gruyère, Tomme de Savoie. Enjoy a fondue when you rent your holiday apartment in the Savoie! Numerous wines are also grown in Savoie. The most famous are made of Gamay, Pinot Noir and Mondeuse grapes. Beautiful Scenery - Rent Savoie holiday apartment or chalet accomodation - Rent-in-France holiday directory

The capital city of the department is Chambéry. It lies in a valley in the Alps surrounded by the Bauges and Chartreuse mountain ranges and provides 360-degree views of the French Alps. To the north, it is bordered by Lac du Bourget. Chambery has long been a "crossroads to the Alps."

The departments ski resorts are world famous and include:  Val-d'Isère, Tignes, Les Arcs, La Plagne, Courchevel, Méribel – there are countless other resorts to enjoy too during your stay in the Savoie.

Hydrotherapy is also another attraction in this department. Spa towns that offer this facility include: Aix-les-Bains, Annecy, La Feclaz.

Travelling to your Savoie holiday rental accommodation

Holiday apartments to rent in Savoie, French Alps - Plateau du MarietBy air: There are numerous resorts within short driving distance from Chambery Airport. 10km north of the city, next to Lac du Bourget, numerous low cost airlines fly to Chambery including flybe, Jet2, Snowjet and British Airways – all operate regular flights, especially during the winter months. By rail: Chambéry has a direct TGV service from Paris (which takes 3.5 hours) and other trains from the station serve (TER, Train Express Regional) all major destinations in the department. of the region. Chambery is easily accessible to Lyon, Grenoble, Chamonix, Geneva (Switzerland), and Turin (Italy.) By road: Chambéry is linked by motorways to Lyon via A43 in the west. Grenoble via A41 in the south. Aix-les-Bains, Annecy and Geneva via A41 in the north.

 

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Self catering 3 bedroom Architect designed Villa set in the Foothills of the Cevennes - Villa Mimosa

Self catering 3 bedroom Architect designed Villa set in the Foothills of the Cevennes - Villa Mimosa

Weekly Rental: GBP to GBP

6 sleeps

3 bedroom Architect designed villa in old mature terraced and shaded gardens with panoramic views set in the foothills

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Fantastic Holiday Home in Poudenas, Near Fources - Chateau de Poudenas

Fantastic Holiday Home in Poudenas, Near Fources - Chateau de Poudenas

Weekly Rental: GBP 11000 to GBP 11000

14 sleeps

To be able to stay in any part of Chateau de Poudenas is a privilege, a great pleasure and an opportunity step back into

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Beautiful Farm House in Gers, 20 Minutes to Mirande and Marciac - Hourtiquet

Beautiful Farm House in Gers, 20 Minutes to Mirande and Marciac - Hourtiquet

Weekly Rental: GBP 4000 to GBP 4000

9 sleeps

Hourtiquet was built in 1776 on the older foundations of a ‘fortified farmhouse’ – a place to provide shelter for

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Historic Beautiful House in Gers, Walking Distance to Jegun - Chateau Pelat

Historic Beautiful House in Gers, Walking Distance to Jegun - Chateau Pelat

Weekly Rental: GBP 6000 to GBP 6000

14 sleeps

Chateau Pélat is one of the most fascinating properties we represent – historic, romantic, comfortable and civilised

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Elegant C18 Single-Storey Chateau Close to Eauze and Saint Amand - Chateau Saint Amand

Elegant C18 Single-Storey Chateau Close to Eauze and Saint Amand - Chateau Saint Amand

Weekly Rental: GBP 6000 to GBP 6000

16 sleeps

Chateau St Amand is a very elegant C18 single-storey chateau which feels more like a fine Roman Villa than a medieval

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JUIN A SAISIR EN SEMAINE OU EN WEEK-END JUSQUE 15 OCCUPANTS

JUIN A SAISIR EN SEMAINE OU EN WEEK-END JUSQUE 15 OCCUPANTS

Tarifs exceptionnels sur toutes les périodes disponibles de JUIN Attention : vous devez régler 195 € au ré

High Season Offer

High Season Offer

A £100 per week price reduction for this edge-of-village house with garden, pool and roof terrace, which sleeps up to

8 au 13 JUILLET CINQ NUITS

8 au 13 JUILLET CINQ NUITS

TARIF D'EXCEPTION CHALET COMPLET jusque 15 personnes 195 € à régler au réceptionniste, non compris dans location

Peak season reduction

Peak season reduction

Special Offer -10% discount on the remaining summer week 25th August-1st September 18 - enquire now!

Discount for two week booking

Discount for two week booking

£50 discount on second week when booking two weeks

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