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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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Delightful farmhouse in Dordogne with open country views and private swimming pool

Delightful farmhouse in Dordogne with open country views and private swimming pool

Weekly Rental: GBP 800 to GBP 1300

6 sleeps

4 Bedroom farmhouse in private location with fabulous views and private swimming pool. Extremely private in a delightful

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Apartment in Les Alberts at the Foot of the Vallée de la Clarée, French Alps - Apartment Les Voutes

Apartment in Les Alberts at the Foot of the Vallée de la Clarée, French Alps - Apartment Les Voutes

Weekly Rental: EUR to EUR

4 sleeps

Gorgeous old French farmhouse in the tiny village of Les Alberts at the foot of the Vallée de la Clarée. Separate

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Holiday Cottage With Heated Pool in The Dordogne, Near Grand Brassac - La Bergerie

Holiday Cottage With Heated Pool in The Dordogne, Near Grand Brassac - La Bergerie

Weekly Rental: GBP 250 to GBP 1050

4 sleeps

Charming 17th century cottage with heated pool and a fantastic hilltop location. Ideal base to really relax and enjoy

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Beautiful Holiday Home in Les Sarrazies, Dordogne, 5 Km From Bergerac - Le Chai

Beautiful Holiday Home in Les Sarrazies, Dordogne, 5 Km From Bergerac - Le Chai

Weekly Rental: EUR 390 to EUR 650

4 sleeps

Le Clos du Verger could be called Orchard Farm, with a small herd of goats grazing in the paddocks between the fruit and

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5 Bedroom Holiday Home in Mayenne, Loire Valley - Moulin de la Goupillouse

5 Bedroom Holiday Home in Mayenne, Loire Valley - Moulin de la Goupillouse

Weekly Rental: GBP 360 to GBP 360

10 sleeps

5 Bedroom redundant watermill property with river running through the spacious garden - Mayenne, Loire Valley. There is

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Peak season reduction

Peak season reduction

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

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

Extended stay

Extended stay

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

Chill out by our private HEATED pool for weeks 6 to 20th July for £2000

Chill out by our private HEATED pool for weeks 6 to 20th July for £2000

Fabulous farmhouse with games room in barn in a peaceful village with all facilities to make your stay a good one.

2 and 3 week offer

2 and 3 week offer

150€ off two week and 320€ off three week bookings.

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