As the most visited country in the world, France attracts over 83 million tourists each year and offers a thriving marketplace to any gite owner. If you are looking to invest in a gite property in France, here are five options that would guarantee your exclusive guests a luxurious holiday experience.
- Magnificent mansion near Montpellier
An incredible package, this beautiful renovated winery (HH-9432240) in Languedoc Roussillon is well equipped and perfect for the development of a successful agri-tourism activity. Set on 120 hectares of land, which is just 1km from the Mediterranean coastline and 20km from Montpellier and its international airport – this beautiful U-shaped house provides living space and room for seminars and receptions. It also offers a broad range of other buildings, such as three gites with a swimming pool, a guest house and wine cellar. The vineyard itself is planted with Muscat à Petits Grains which brings in an average yearly yield of 40hl/ha. Tranquil with sea views, this property is also special because it comes with private beach access, which is highly sought after in France. The price is available on application.
- Provençal estate in Menerbes, Provence
This extraordinary eleven-bedroom property (HH-9136266) is located in the Luberon and has been renovated and styled to perfection. In an exceptional position facing a hilltop village, it comprises a stunning estate, along with two guest houses, immaculately landscaped gardens, several outbuildings, a beautiful swimming pool with sweeping terrace and a six-hole golf course. The price is available on application.
- Exquisite property in the Camargue
This breath-taking eleven-bedroom property (HH-7143814) borders the Rhône River in the Camargue on nine hectares of land. Dating back to the 17th century, along with the impressive main house it offers a caretaker’s apartment, sauna, steam room, stables and a wine cellar. There is also huge expansion potential, as there are many buildings left to renovate, including a small house, a hanger and an old wine cellar. Its position could be particularly useful for those with an interest in boating as there is also the possibility of securing a boat pontoon. The price is available on application.
- Estate close to Toulouse
Not far from France’s fifth biggest city, Toulouse, this idyllic estate in Verfeil (HH-9008314) has been carefully designed to accommodate guests at luxurious functions or events. It includes four wooden chalets, three bungalows, tennis courts and a swimming pool, and is set on 21 hectares of parkland which includes woods and meadows. The price is available on application.
- Divine equine property near Lille
Just fifteen minutes away from Lille, these authentic farm buildings (HH-6827206) have been fully renovated and are currently being run as an equestrian venture. The property consists of a main house – as well as three gites, several barns and some stables – and is set on three hectares of land. An excellent business opportunity, this property is currently on the market for €1,550,130.
If you are looking to buy a gite property in France, you can visit www.home-hunts.com to view those for sale in Home Hunts’ online portfolio. To speak with a consultant directly about your particular needs, call the French office on +33 (0)970 44 66 43.