EVERYTHING BUT ORDINARY
Best Time to Go
South of France – May to September
Alps – December to March
Normandy – May to October
Experiencing pure luxury in the French Riviera, marvelling at idyllic scenery in Provence, or gazing at impressive mountain views in the Alps, France is the perfect luxury holiday destination.
With an array of our handpicked selection of luxury villas in the South of France and luxury chalet retreats arranging your holiday has never been easier. Enjoy your South of France summer holiday soaking up the sun in the French Riveria, the perfect destination for luxury villa holidays. Or perhaps wake up in your private chalet in the Alps, after a blissful day skiing down Mont Blanc soak in the stunning beauty of the mountains whilst enjoying a glass of wine.
Whether it’s your first time exploring this fascinating country, or you are a seasoned regular, your luxury France holiday awaits.
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Interesting to Know
Birth of the camera phone
Parisian, Philippe Kahn invented the camera phone in 1997
France has won the most Nobel prizes for literature
3427km of Coastline
That’s roughly the distance from Paris to Petra
The Iron Lady
Thatcher and the Eiffel Tower share the name La Dame de Fer
SOUTH OF FRANCE
When it comes to the South of France, what’s not to love? Begin your journey wondering down the Cannes promenade where you can enjoy a glass of local wine and enjoy the luxury boutiques. Head to St Tropez distinguished for being a melting point for the rich and famous with its old-fashioned charm and chic characteristics. If you are looking for a luxury French holiday, then the French Riviera is the perfect destination. Take advantage of everything it has to offer and perhaps head more inland and take to the rivers and lakes to experience the thrill of kayaking, or even hike or rent a bike and explore the stunning scenery. Although you will never want to leave your private luxury villa, be sure to explore the chateaux’s and make the most of your luxury France holiday that awaits.
Take a luxury holiday in Provence between late June and August, and you will encounter the lavender season in all its might. Views of endless horizons swathed in purple will leave you feeling immediately calm. This beautiful region is known for its old-world charm, with sleepy villages tucked into fertile valleys and sprawling farmhouses that make the perfect luxury villa holiday in the south of France. From charming hilltop hideaways with distant ocean views to Medieval villages lost in time, we know how to explore the best of Provence for a magical luxury holiday in France you will never forget.
The crisp alpine air, the patter of ski boots heading towards the snow and propelling bodies venturing up and down the slopes sum up a winter’s morning in the Alps. Renowned for its stunning beauty, the French Alps are a must when it comes to your next luxury chalet retreat. Enjoy your private chalet where you can explore the iconic Les 3 Vallées, known as the largest ski area or you may prefer to visit the Alps and enjoy your catered ski chalet during the summer months. For the adventurers amongst you, parapont off the summer mountain peaks or hike around the pristine, lush green landscape. Your boutique chalet awaits where you can truly enjoy all that the mountains have to offer.
Getting the best out of a luxury holiday in Champagne is all about special access to the people and places behind closed doors. TJB Private Travel’s expertise and book of contacts will ensure a mind-expanding discovery of the history, culture and tradition behind France’s most famous bubbly export. With a portfolio of stunning luxury retreats, our specialist team will create a tailor-made holiday that exceeds your expectations. From private tastings at some of the most exclusive Grand Cru producers to meetings with boutique champagne houses, we know how to get under the skin of the region.
The weather-beaten shores of Northern France aren’t the first place everyone thinks of for a luxury villa holiday, but we know from experience there is so much more to this region than meets the eye. Normandy is rich in Gallic culture and pastoral charm that captivated flocks of impressionist painters from Monet to Manet. Some of the finest museums in France are based here such as the Musee d’art Moderne Andre Malraux in Le Havre and the Musée des Impressionnismes in Giverny. Beyond the sombre shores of D-Day’s beaches, a wealth of centuries-old culture is yours to discover.
The Corsican identity resembles a culture as unique and diverse as its geological landscape. Corsica is within touching distance of France, Italy and Sardinia. The patchwork of cultures combines to create a vibe that is unmistakable Corsican. One of the largest islands in the Mediterranean, a luxury holiday in Corsica includes fabulous beaches, fine dining and sumptuous private villas with infinity pools that merge with vast ocean views. Explore the beauty of Corsica’s coastline with a private yacht charter and discover remote coves sheltered by sandy beaches and limestone cliffs rising from the sea. Those looking for an active adventure will enjoy hiking or biking on mountain trails into ancient pine forests.