The Directory of Unusual Places to Stay
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Prices from £400/night
17th Century manor house with swimming pool offers a unique holiday within the popular wine producing Loire Valley.
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Prices from £119/night
An exotic Asian treehouse with pool and views, secluded in the Park of Haut-Languedoc. Under 2 hr flight from London. Romantic, relaxing + unique.
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Prices from £119/night
Gorgeous treehouse with colonnial African styling sleeps 4+2 with stunning views over the Regional Park of Haut-Languedoc.
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France's national leader in unusual stays invites you to discover unique accommodation and plenty of activities. Includes hot tub.
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Floating boutique hotel with a hot tub on the roof. Offering B&B in Reims when not cruising.
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Adult Only - Clothing optional/Naturist Bed and Breakfast in Northern Rural France with hot tub.
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Woodland setting for lodges sleeping up to 5 people close to Lac Leman near Larringes.
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A watermill with a brook as the perfect holiday home for up to 9 guests - plus dog - in central France
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Quirky site offering eco-friendly cottages for 2-4 people and a lodge for 7 people near Vitré. There is a shared hot tub in the garden.
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A 4 star hotel with pool, rooms and apartment built into the rock, in the Loire.
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Eco-friendly, remote and romantic cabins surrounded by nature in a national park in the Dordogne.
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Be active, or relax, at this naturist camp in the glorious Provence. Select from glamping to cabins to maisonettes.
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Eco friendly site built around a natural reservoir offers rooms, cabins and canvas style accommodation sleeping 2-6 people an hour from Rennes.
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An independent historic holiday cottage for 4 in Rix, or join your hosts for a True French Experience - BILINGUAL.
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A 15th Century house split into 2 unusual 4 bedroom properties with many original features + views over the Vincou valley.
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Safari tents surrounded by forest, located in Aveyron, with an outdoor pool.
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Château with river views and hidden garden artwork in Châteaubernard. Restaurant, outdoor pool, spa and turkish baths on site. Children and dogs welcome.
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An 'Out of Africa' experience in the heart of Normandy. Stay in cabins or yurts within the park surrounded by animals.
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The naturist vacation village of Chiappa is in Corsica, 15 minutes from Porto Vecchio + offers a great range of activities. 5 night min stay.
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By a sandy beach bordering the Mediterranean this naturist resort in Port-Leucate offers apartments on weekly rentals with great facilities.
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Glamping site in SW France offers treehouses, Star Huts, Gypsy Caravans and Tepees! Hot tub included!
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A hotel in the heart of the naturist centre of Cap D'Agde. With beach nearby and pool and spa area.
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Wonderfully quirky apartments in Paris - sleep in a Citroen 2CV or on The Moon.
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Boutique cabin on Dutch barge on the River Saone at Losne. Restaurant quality food served. Perfect for a romantic break.
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Hotel in great location by Gare du Nord in Paris. Wellness centre with spa and hammam. Breakfast and snack bar available. Children welcome.
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A special Relais and Châteaux hotel built into the rock, with river views, in Tours.
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Quality boating holidays on canals and rivers around Burgandy, Loire and Canal du Midi.
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Authentic American vintage retro caravans for B&B near Carcassonne. Or farmhouse for 6-8. Also hot tub with views of the Pyrenees
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Stargaze from cosy, romantic bubble tents set in beautiful countryside, each individually designed. Near Marseille with pool access
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Stay in a 17th century restored village house in the heart of historic Verteuil-sur-Charente with antique furniture. Sleeps 4. 3 night minimum stay.
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Two apartments and a former servants house in an ideal location alongside one of the highest railway viaducts, in central France.
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Luxury hotel within the historic walls of Carcassonne offers swimming pool and fine dining. Children and dogs welcome.
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Beautifully renovated chateau near Dinard overlooking the bay. Sleeps from 15 to 32 people
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Lakeside location offers traditional cabins and rooms with a hot tub near Montpelier sleeping 2-4 people.
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This Paris hotel offers something different in terms of design - black corridors, naked lightbulbs, graffiti and erotic art.
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Located on a small horse farm in the South of France's wine region near Montpelier. This quirky roulotte sleeps 2 with pool
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A chic quayside design hotel with a hot tub in Bordeaux.
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17th century chateau for 16 guests in Dordogne with 2 towers, private pool+ 20 hectare garden. With it's own caretaker + maid. Chef + nanny available.
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Glamping site with gypsy caravans, yurts, wooden huts, tipis, safari lodges, cabins and chalets at Dieulefit. Access to pool and hot tub.
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Eco paradise 1 hour from Toulouse. Secluded gîte for 2 in St Antonin Noble Val with stunning views and endless countryside to explore.
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A hotel and spa on the beachfront in southwest France’s Basque country with a michelin-star restaurant overlooking the bay.
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A historic chateau with pool near La Rochelle and beaches, plus rustic cottages in the grounds for holiday rentals.
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A historic hotel in beautiful Collioure with a story to tell through the artwork that fills every wall.
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Rustic glamping in rural France, stay in a unique Mongolian yurt, perfect for a family adventure that takes you back to nature. Sleeps 2-4.
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Spacious converted barn in an old stone farmhouse for 2/4 people with breathtaking views of the Ariége Pyrenees.
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For charm and a historic setting, this B&B in central Paris is a great find
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These luxury yurts are located in the heart of the Livradois National Park. A perfect holiday for those wanting to get back to nature
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Hotel with great views over the old port in Marseille. Quirky design. Children and dogs welcome. 1 night stay welcome.
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This modern hotel has unique rooms and is close to the Montmartre area of Paris.
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Stylish safari tents and B&B cottages with communal pool in the Aquitaine region. Gardening and yoga workshops too.
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Family friendly hotel with free shuttle service to Disneyland Paris and indoor swimming pool.
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Located on the Avenue Des Champs Elysées, spacious and serviced 5 star Paris apartments with charisma.
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A Paris design hotel which appeals to your 5 senses.
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Hotel in central Versailles close to the Château de Versailles with restaurant, sauna and hammam. Easy access to Paris.
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The artistic and colourful collage decor of this centrally located Paris hotel is stunning.
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A luxury hotel in Paris' Left Bank, dedicated to the creative arts.
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This hotel, close to the Champs-Elysees in Paris, pays homage to various literary talents with writings on the walls.
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Chic hotel for couples or families in the 9th arr. in Paris, with wellness facilities including a hot tub.
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This hotel offers striking cinematic retro rooms within walking distance of the Eiffel Tower.
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A Paris hotel with graffiti murals and photographs decorating the rooms.
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A boutique hotel with illusion themed rooms and stunning art work just minutes from many attractions in Paris.
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Family friendly circus themed hotel with a flair of fun & colour throughout. 10 minute drive from Disney Land Paris. Spa facilities.
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Tennis themed hotel on the outskirts of Paris close to 2 sports stadiums
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Rustic yet luxurious farmhouse with large garden, 3 bedrooms + entertainment barn offers a rural getaway close to the sea in Glatigny.
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Prices from £50/night
Rural site near Le Mans offers an up close and personal experience with llamas for guests staying in their gorgeous Belle Tents or rustic Lodge.
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Prices from £185/night
Historic characterful 18th century village house with large garden and pool, on the edge of the Loire Valley - sleeps up to 10 + dogs.