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Rent a gite with swimming pool for your vacations in Ardeche in France

Stopover in Ardèche…

Destination in France renowned for the splendor of its natural sites and its grandiose landscapes,the department of Ardèche has a lot to offer.
Located to the east of the Massif Central, between Lyon and Avignon, it neighbors both Lozère, Loire, Haute-Loire and Gard. This very mineral territory, rich in treasures offered as much by its nature as by its past, will satisfy both lovers of outdoor sports and history lovers.
Between majestic gorges and canoeists’ paradise, hiking trails, lakes, rivers, mysterious and magical caves listed as UNESCO World Heritage, villages of character and castles of the Middle Ages… everything is conducive to the wonder of vacationers!
Gourmands are not forgotten because in all places, the Ardechois gastronomy will delight their palates. Whether you are looking for a sporty or quiet vacation in France, this wild, exotic and preserved territory has some great surprises and discoveries in store for you thanks to a vacation rental.

With a gîte rental with swimming pool, bet on well-being!

What if you put wellness on the agenda for your next vacation in France? In summer you will appreciate the private or collective swimming pool of your rental. It will refresh you after a long day of hiking or walking through the main tourist sites of the department. The collective pools are huge.

Most of them are heated pools from mid-April until the end of September depending on the weather conditions. In some gite villages, the indoor pool invites you to relax and laze around even when the weather is gloomy at the end of the season.

Some gite villages with pools also have fitness areas with spas and/or Jacuzzis to help you regain your well-being and leave in great shape at the end of your vacation.

For your vacations, a rental in gîte villages in the most beautiful parts of the Ardèche

You will find your gite rental with swimming pool on the whole department. Some gites are located in the south of Ardèche not far from Vallon Pont d’Arc. Others await you in a charming village of the Ardèche Provençale near the Gorges and the Pont d’Arc. By choosing your rental in a charming medieval village like Balazuc or Ruoms you will spend a few days in the heart of the most beautiful villages of France. The southern Ardeche or the southern Ardeche represent so many magnificent settings for your next gite rental in France.

For your vacations in France, the rentals in village of lodging with swimming pool

A true Swiss Army knife of vacation accommodation in France, the village of gîtes labeled “gîtes en France” brings together a whole range of individual or group accommodation for half-board or self-catering rentals. You benefit from a comfort “like at home” in perfect privacy, in a totally different place. The self-catering villages ensure you a comfortable accommodation with a warm welcome and activities adapted for all. Everything is thought to make your life easier and ensure you spend a quiet vacation in total autonomy.

In France, in each gite village with swimming pool, labelled gite in France, you will enjoy if you wish common services (reception office, bar, common room with billiards, table soccer, etc…, playground, but also a private or collective swimming pool.Indeed, in the gite villages in Ardeche, tranquility also rhymes with conviviality. A rental in self-catering villages with a swimming pool will make you spend unforgettable vacations and will allow you to enjoy total peace and quiet or to have fun with your family or even your friends.

Adult and children’s animations are also provided depending on the location of your rental in France, so that all members of the family can fully enjoy their vacations. Rentals in villages of cottages with swimming pool promote holidays in France rich in good moments spent with one’s family, but also the creation of bonds with other vacationers.

In village of cottages with swimming pool, everyone can thus enjoy the vacations they want by benefiting from the availability and tourist knowledge of the owners and their teams. Thanks to them, you will be able to leave to discover the Ardeche in its smallest details. Magnificent landscapes, must-see tourist sites and activities in the Ardèche await you!

A large choice of vacation rentals in the heart of nature

Ideal compromise between the country house and the campsite, the village of lodgings with swimming pool counts according to the case between 5 and 30 furnished individual lodgings, all equipped with all the modern comfort (household appliances, television, etc…) Equipped with multiple beds, bathrooms, they are planned to welcome according to the case 2 to 15 people even more if it is a lodging of group. The welcome is as careful as in a bed and breakfast. The only difference is that they cannot be booked by the night. Among the accommodations offered, you will find:

  • Cottages, villas, charming house … having an outdoor space with garden furniture and barbecue with individual and / or collective pool.
  • Apartments within small independent rental residences with collective pool.
  • Chateaux and prestigious homes with pool.

The Ardèche gites labeled Gîtes de France are for some classified as charming gites. This designation is explained by the attractiveness of their location in an exceptional natural setting, but also for the facilities, services, equipment (including the pool) and additional activities associated. This high level of comfort thus distinguishes the rental of a charming gite from that of a classic gite.

Ardeche gite rentals are generally located in full nature, in a wooded and green setting leaving a wide space between each accommodation so as to preserve the privacy of each tenant on vacation. You are free to choose your vacation rental in this magnificent department by favoring the tranquility of the Ardèche scrubland with the cicadas in the background or the scenery offered by the proximity of the Gorges de l’Ardèche. But perhaps you would prefer the charm of a vacation rental in a gite with a pool in one of the most beautiful villages in France? In the heart of a village of character in the southern Ardèche? To facilitate your travels during your vacations you can also favor the proximity of the main tourist sites such as the Ardeche Gorges, Vallon Pont d’Arc, Vals les Bains, Vogué, Labeaume, Joyeuse, Devil’s Bridge…

What to see, what to do in Ardèche ?

Renting a vacation cottage with a swimming pool in the Ardeche is ideal for a vacation dedicated to outdoor sports such as cycling, mountain biking, canoeing, hiking or horseback riding… It is also suitable for people who wish to discover the tourist attractions of this department, a particularly pleasant destination to discover in summer. The list of sites to discover is long, here are some selected…

The Gorges of the Ardèche, incredible playgrounds

The Gorges de l’Ardèche are a must-see place to practice a lot of sports activities such as hiking, climbing, canoeing, kayaking or caving. This canyon of about thirty kilometers unfolds sumptuous sceneries along a road bordering the river or through paths traced in the scrubland of the cliffs. You can hike or walk in the middle of breathtakingly beautiful and ever-changing landscapes.

Exceptional natural sites

The most emblematic site of the Archaechois Gorges is without a doubt the Pont d’Arc. This majestic rocky arch naturally dug by the 59-meter long and 54-meter high river spans the Ardèche River not far from Vallon Pont-d’Arc, a mecca of prehistory that has become a mecca of cultural tourism.

Other natural sites are also worth visiting. Do you like to practice hiking and have a good physical condition? The ascent of the mont Gerbier de Jonc awaits you! This most famous peak of the Ardèche culminates at 1551 meters and rewards you with a breathtaking 360° panorama of the volcanic lands.

In the heart of summer, you will also enjoy discovering the Ray-Pic waterfall, a natural haven of coolness nestled in the Monts d’Ardèche regional natural park. The spectacle of the waterfalls plunging along the basaltic organs is not to be missed.

Villages of character

The Ardeche is also a place of culture, art and heritage and its delightful villages of character are proof of this.

Not far from Vallon Pont-d’Arc, Balazuc is a discovery not to be missed. Listed as one of the most beautiful villages in France, this small medieval village is made up of small houses squeezed together, clinging to the cliff overlooking the Ardèche River. Charming village of character, Balazuc invites you to stroll in its paved streets, shaded and cool in summer or along secret passages. Discover a collection of authentic fossils dating back to the geological era in the Museum of the Ardèche and then go admire the extraordinary view of the cliffs from the top of the beautiful Romanesque church.

Guesthouse villages near Balazuc: Le Frigoulet

A 36,000 year old heritage...

Also, set out to discover the history and heritage of the Ardèche starting with the grotte Chauvet. Located on the territory of the commune of Vallon-Pont-d’Arc, this cave reveals nearly 425 prehistoric drawings and paintings that are more than 36,000 years old, i.e. twice as old as those in the Lascaux cave in the Dordogne. Declared the oldest testimony of art in Humanity, this site was listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO in 2014.

A local destination for gourmet vacations

Your self-catering cottage rental with pool in Ardeche will also give you the opportunity to see that this destination is also particularly gourmet. The pleasures of the table represent one of the attractions of Ardèche vacations. Take the time to treat your taste buds in a local bistro or a small restaurant that highlights local products such as chestnuts, fine fat beef from the Mezenc, mountain charcuterie, Boreas’ purple potato, wild mushrooms, all washed down with a local wine. Treat yourself to a journey in this beautiful destination of France through authentic flavors!

For a weekend, a week or a fortnight, the villages of cottages with swimming pool welcome you in a rental that meets your needs. Fancy a vacation in France? Of relaxing, sporting, cultural or all three at the same time? All you have to do is choose your rental in France… but in Ardèche!