Welcome to Gites in France

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We have over 100 Gites to buy (partner site with 1st for French Property) and even more that have potential to convert into Gites first made popular by Gites de France. Choose from our many lovely locations throughout France. We have existing gite businesses with established revenues and those with huge potential to convert into an idyllic vacation property.

Gites have been a traditional way to spend your holiday in France with owners direct as an alternative to Eurocamp. Often located in rural France (but many also located near beaches), they offer relaxing holidays with untold adventures to look back on. We have 1000 French vacation properties on offer – from the classic gite through to chateaux and modern villas. Whatever part of France you wish to enjoy, we have a French vacation property for you!



Factors To Consider When Buying A Vacation Home»

France is the most popular destination in Europe so it is no surprise that many foreigners purchase a vacation property in France. Every now and again, you probably dream of owning another home. You think about having a vacation home that can soothe your stressed mind and body. You think of that second home being […]

Region Guides

Top Tips To Help You Choose The Ideal Skiing Location In France»

Despite the recession still affecting many industries and markets, it does appear that the number of people going skiing once, twice or even more times a year, is starting to rise once again. For many, the pull of snow is too great and as such the rise in people buying ski properties is also increasing. […]


Holiday Homes: Do You Need One And What Are The Alternatives?»

Liberace once said “it doesn’t matter how rich you are, you can only sleep in one bed a night.” While the man himself was over the top, his surprising philosophy on wealth is anything but, and could be a sound reminder to anyone thinking of buying a holiday home. Telegraph finance reporter Ian Cowie, for […]


Gite Property Market Review 2010»

Image by curium via Flickr With European economies showing signs of recovery, there are some indications that the holiday rental season in France will be better than 2009. However, the gite market is very competitive, and although July and August may be good – the rest of the year could be difficult. Perhaps the Brits […]

Travel and Leisure in France

Tips for Relocating to France»

Located in Europe and a member of the European Union, France is also referred to as the French Republic. Known for its many famous landmarks, structures, and monuments, France holds Versailles, Notre Dame, the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre within its boundaries. France is the most popular tourist country in the world, with Spain and […]