B&Bs Outside Paris

Longing to get away from the city for a brief excursion à la campagne? No need to travel far to find forest walks, country produce and cozy fireside evenings. Just outside Paris, Gîtes de...

Places to Stay and Eat in Midi-Pyrénées

The region’s best restaurants and hotels, including some you won’t find in the brochures Related articles: Great Destinations: Midi-Pyrénées, Lighting the Way Top 12 Most Iconic Sites in the Midi-Pyrénées Things to See and Do in Midi-Pyrénées HOTELS Le...

Where to Stay and Eat in Les Deux Charentes

The region’s best restaurants and hotels, plus some hidden gems, such as the bubbles in which you can sleep beneath the stars Related articles: Double the Fun in the Two Charentes 12 Great Places to...

The B&B Business

As soon as Poppy Salinger set eyes on La Bastide Rose, she knew it was an ideal property to turn into a B&B.

Where to Stay and Eat in the Rhône-Alpes

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus some hidden secrets only the locals know about Related articles: Beyond the Mountains in the Rhône-Alpes Things to See and Do in the Rhône-Alpes TOP HOTEL-RESTAURANTS Maison Pic “A...

Where to Stay and Eat in the Limousin

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus some hidden secrets only the locals knew about (until now) Related articles: Discover the Limousin, France’s Rural Heart 12 Unmissable Sites: Great Places to Visit in...

Where to Stay and Eat Along the Languedoc Coast

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus some hidden secrets only the locals know about (until now) Related articles: Just Say “Oc”: Exploring the Languedoc Coastline 12 Great Places to Visit in Coastal Languedoc TOP...

Château de Valmer: Treehouse B&B

You open your eyes in a huge double bed perched 30 feet above the ground. The first thing that hits you is the pungent smell of red cedar. Then there’s the view: framed by...

Where to Stay and Eat in Nord-Pas de Calais

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus hidden gems only the locals know Related articles: Top of the World, Nord-Pas de Calais Things to See and Do in Nord-Pas de Calais        ...

Break Outside the Box: Fantastical Self-Catering Retreats in France

There’s nothing like a home from home. With designers persistently upping the ante, why settle for vanilla digs when you could stay somewhere extraordinary? Rhiannon Rees looks at the properties that are taking self-catering...