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Limousin

Limousin is one of France’s smallest regions, located on the north western edge of the Massif Central. Geographically in the centre of France it’s a holiday destination for those who enjoy unspoilt beauty, quiet countryside, picturesque villages and the great outdoors; a real gem waiting to be discovered for those who choose to stay in one of selection of villas in Limousin.

Divided into the three ‘departements’ of Creuse, Haute-Vienne and Correze, Limousin offers something for everyone and its regional capital, Limoges, is a town filled with art, history, riverside walks and pleasant parks. The old city centre features buildings that date back to mediaeval times including chateaux, old bridges and a magnificent cathedral. The town is internationally renowned for its porcelain, so take the time if you can to visit the Porcelain and Tapestry Museum.

A visit to Oradour sur Glane is a monument to the horrors of war. This martyred village has remained frozen in time since it was destroyed by the Waffen SS in 1944. The exhibition centre by the village is extremely informative and tells the tale of this terrible event.

For those interested in architecture, Limousin has some wonderful examples of Romanesque design and there are also medieval monasteries, castles and basilicas that deserve to be explored. Many of the villages in the region remain almost completely unmodernised and holidaymakers can step back in time and admire the beauty of an area that is largely untouched by commercialism.

Still somewhat off the main tourism track, Limousin is filled with areas of great natural beauty and many of quaint, small villages dot the hills and outliers of the Massif Central. Plateaus and river valleys break up the rolling hills and the Valley of Vezere is a particular favourite with those looking to enjoy water sports, fishing and other water activities.

The region is ideal for a walking holiday and the Parc Naturel Regional de Millevches is the Limousin highlands where long walks and bicycle rides can be enjoyed in abundance. There are also some beautiful formal parks and gardens in the region, and the Arboretum de la Sedelle, Arboretum d''Al Gaulhia and Arboretum de la Fot are just some of the many spectacular outdoor areas that welcome guests throughout the year.

With all of these attractions on offer it''s not surprising that those seeking a tranquil and relaxing holiday are drawn to Limousin. Browse our selection of Limousin holiday cottages today and find the accommodation that suits you, in a destination that will give you an authentic taste of rural life in France.
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37 cottages are available
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    Yssandon

    Yssandon

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    Key Features:
    - Swimmingpool - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    This beautiful 17th century holiday property is situated in the highlands of Yssadon near the borders of the...

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  • Perpezac-le-Blanc×

    Perpezac-le-Blanc

    Perpezac-le-Blanc

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    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    This idyllic 18th century stone farmhouse has been meticulously renovated into a stunning holiday property. The main...

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    Coussac-Bonneval

    Coussac-Bonneval

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    - Pets go free - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Barbecue - Rural Location

    This traditional terraced holiday home is quietly located in the countryside, in a small village just...

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    Moissannes

    Moissannes

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    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Ground Floor Facilities - No Pets Allowed

    This lovely holiday cottage is one of three properties created in a 15th century hunting lodge, one of which is...

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    Villefavard

    Villefavard

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    Ref: W14143
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Garden / Patio - Washing Machine - Barbecue

    The definition of the word ‘gite’ literally means a property with original features and rustic charm, on...

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    Liginiac

    Liginiac

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    - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - No Pets Allowed

    This beautiful property with stunning views over a lake, accommodates up to 6 guests and makes an ideal holiday base...

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    Rochechouart

    Rochechouart

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    Key Features:
    - Wifi - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Private Swimming Pool - Detached Property - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue

    This beautiful holiday house is 3km from the medieval town of Rochechouart, in the heart of the Périgord...

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    Saint-Hilaire-les-Courbes

    Saint-Hilaire-les-Courbes

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    - Car parking on site - Pets go free - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Barbecue

    These two lovely cottages, refs: FSC024 sleeping up to 6 guests and FSC025 sleeping up to 4 guests, are set in 7 acres...

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  • Peyrat-le-Château, nr. Limoges×

    Peyrat-le-Château, nr. Limoges

    Peyrat-le-Château, nr. Limoges

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    Ref: W14879
    Key Features:
    - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Pub within 1 mile - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Barbecue

    Set on the edge of a picturesque village in the Natural Regional Park of Millevaches, in the heart of the Limousin,...

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  • St. Léonard-de-Noblat×

    St. Léonard-de-Noblat

    St. Léonard-de-Noblat

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    Ref: W14629
    Key Features:
    - Swimmingpool - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Private Swimming Pool - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Dishwasher - Washing Machine - Outdoor Swimming Pool - Barbecue - No Pets Allowed

    Meadow Cottage is an attractive, detached holiday cottage with private swimming pool (8m x 4m, depth 1.5m, available...

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    Le Breuil, nr. Tulle

    Le Breuil, nr. Tulle

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    Ref: W11611
    Key Features:
    - Car parking on site - Pub within 1 mile - Garden / Patio - Washing Machine - Barbecue

    The hamlet of Le Breuil is close to Tulle, which has churches, museums, shopping and restaurants. In the...

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    Gourdon-Murat, Corrèze

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    Ref: F19108
    Key Features:
    - Enclosed Garden / Patio - Luxury Property - Detached Property - Garden / Patio - Washing Machine - Barbecue - Rural Location

    This detached cottage is situated in a small rural hamlet with far reaching countryside views from the garden....

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