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Make A Holiday Rental Villa in Essonne, France, Your Home Away From Home

The Essonne area of France is a surprisingly rural and green area, considering that it is so close to the capital city of Paris. Many people choose a holiday in Essonne as it offers the best of both worlds – Easy access to Paris, one of the greatest cities in the world, and also access to some beautiful unspoilt countryside. The best accommodation option would be to book a holiday rental villa in Essonne. Well furnished, decorated, equipped and looked after, this home away from home provides the perfect base in which to relax, or from which to get out and about in order to explore this interesting part of France.

Things to Do on Holiday in Essonne, France

There are many leisure activities that you can try during a holiday in Essonne. There are all manner of leisure and country parks where you can take walks, cycle or even roller blade if that is more your style. Other activities that you can try include fishing, swimming, go-karting, and horse back riding. The more adventurous might like to try high rope courses, which are great fun for kids and even tandem sky diving!

Places to Visit on Holiday in Essonne, France

As well as spending time in your holiday rental villa in Essonne, you might also like to visit some of the local attractions. In fact, there are so many to choose from, you may find that a one or two week holiday in Essonne gives only enough time to see a fraction of what is on offer. Of course, Paris is likely to be visited for one or more days, and notable sites include the Eiffel Tower, Louvre museum, Arc de Triomphe, Versailles Palace and Notre dame Cathedral. Out in the countryside, there are a number of interesting towns such as Dourdan, protected forests and quaint villages all awaiting your discovery.

Weather in Essonne, France

The climate in this part of France can be described as temperate, and this basically means that you can expect clement summers and mild winters. The average day time temperatures in summer are around the 23 degrees Celsius mark, with July being the hottest month. The maximum temperatures can go as high 40 degrees, although this is exceptional. During the winter, the average day time temperature is 5 degrees. There can be short showers at any time of year, but the average annual rainfall measure just slightly less than 700mm. Self catering accommodation in Essonne can be booked year round, and the weather is comparable to that of Southern England at the same time of year.

Travel to Essonne, France

The holiday rental villa in Essonne is relatively close to the UK, and so you may wish to drive your car there. If you choose this option, then you will most likely land at Calais or Caen, from where it is just a few hours’ drive. The other popular option is to fly, and Charles de Gaulle (CDG) Airport is a large international one, with hundreds of flights coming and going every day. Just one example of the dozens of flights, are British Airways flights from London Heathrow (LHR).

    Very Good! 4.2/5
    (10 reviews)
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    • 3 BR
    • 1 BA
    • Sleeps 9
    House #1755558
    10
    Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
      • Studio
      • Separate Toilet
      • Sleeps 2
      Studio #1492437a
      1
      Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
        • 2 BR
        • 1 BA
        • Sleeps 4
        Cottage #1472409a
        8
          • 4 BR
          • 2 BA
          • Sleeps 7
          Apartment #1522088a
            Wonderful! 4.8/5
            (5 reviews)
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            • 1 BR
            • 1 BA
            • Sleeps 4
            Cottage #1436058a
            5
            Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
              • 4 BR
              • 3 BA
              • Separate Toilet
              • Sleeps 9
              House #1423031
                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                (38 reviews)
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                • 2 BR
                • 1 BA
                • Sleeps 8
                Apartment #1348053a
                38
                Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
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                  • 2 BR
                  • 1 BA
                  • Separate Toilets
                  • Sleeps 7
                  House #671044a
                  Viewed 6 times in the last 48 hours
                    Excellent! 4.3/5
                    (4 reviews)
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                    • 1 BR
                    • 1 BA
                    • Sleeps 2
                    Studio #1313429a
                    4
                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                      • 4 BR
                      • 2 BA
                      • Sleeps 10
                      House #1366745a
                      2
                      Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
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                        • 5 BR
                        • 2 BA
                        • Sleeps 11
                        Apartment #1380565a
                        3
                        Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
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                          • 3 BR
                          • 2 BA
                          • Sleeps 8
                          Cottage #1417246a
                          1
                          Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                            Excellent! 4.7/5
                            (11 reviews)
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                            • 5 BR
                            • 2 BA
                            • Sleeps 8
                            Cottage #1331834a
                            11
                            Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
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                              • 2 BR
                              • 2 BA
                              • Sleeps 6
                              Apartment #1481326a
                              Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                (6 reviews)
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                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
                                • Sleeps 4
                                Apartment #1311460a
                                6
                                Viewed 13 times in the last 48 hours
                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 2 BA
                                  • Sleeps 6
                                  Cottage #1031128a
                                  4
                                    Exceptional! 5/5
                                    (6 reviews)
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                                    • 5 BR
                                    • 3 BA
                                    • Sleeps 9
                                    Cottage #8148488
                                    6
                                    Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                      Excellent! 4.5/5
                                      (38 reviews)
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                                      • 2 BR
                                      • 1 BA
                                      • Sleeps 6
                                      Cottage #1021519a
                                      38
                                      Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                        • 1 BR
                                        • 1 BA
                                        • Sleeps 4
                                        Studio #1462563a
                                        2
                                        Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
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                                          • 1 BR
                                          • 1 BA
                                          • Sleeps 2
                                          Lodge #1441309a
                                          1
                                          Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                            • 1 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 3
                                            Studio #1486283a
                                            Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Exceptional! 5/5
                                              (7 reviews)
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                                              • 3 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Separate Toilet
                                              • Sleeps 6
                                              Apartment #589094a
                                              7
                                              Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                (7 reviews)
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                                                • 1 BR
                                                • 1 BA
                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                Apartment #1291516a
                                                7
                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                  (9 reviews)
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                                                  • 1 BR
                                                  • 1 BA
                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                  House #1148075a
                                                  9
                                                    • 1 BR
                                                    • 1 BA
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                                                    Apartment #1420081a
                                                    2
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                                                      • 2 BR
                                                      • 1 BA
                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                      Apartment #1419195a
                                                      2
                                                      Viewed 10 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                        • 4 BR
                                                        • 2 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 10
                                                        Lodge #1459749a
                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                          • 1 BR
                                                          • 1 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 2
                                                          Studio #1497190a
                                                          1
                                                          Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            • 5 BR
                                                            • 4 BA
                                                            • Sleeps 12
                                                            House #6458544
                                                            4
                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
                                                              • Sleeps 4
                                                              Barn #999506a
                                                              5
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                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                Apartment #6713020
                                                                Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                  Chalet #1731776
                                                                  1
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                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                    Apartment #1452910a
                                                                    Viewed 8 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      • 7 BR
                                                                      • 3 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 12
                                                                      House #1439085a
                                                                      Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        • 1 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        House #6706592
                                                                        Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          • 1 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Cottage #1482921a
                                                                          2
                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Apartment #1482095a
                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
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                                                                              Apartment #1495308a
                                                                              Viewed 12 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
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                                                                                Apartment #921539a
                                                                                3
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                                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                                  Apartment #1372497a
                                                                                  Viewed 7 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    • 1 BR
                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Apartment #1426533a
                                                                                    1
                                                                                    Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      • 2 BR
                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                      • Sleeps 6
                                                                                      Multiple rentals Apartment #1479604a
                                                                                        • 4 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Separate Toilet
                                                                                        • Sleeps 8
                                                                                        House #1411456a
                                                                                        1
                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Cottage #1436248a
                                                                                          Viewed 11 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                                                            Cottage #6915421
                                                                                              • Studio
                                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                                              Apartment #6927695
                                                                                              1
                                                                                                avg/night
                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                                                Apartment #1503278a
                                                                                                Viewed 5 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                  (4 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 2 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                  Guest House #1291562a
                                                                                                  4
                                                                                                  Viewed 9 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                                    • 1 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                    Multiple rentals Apartment #1479604a
                                                                                                      • 4 BR
                                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                                                                      Apartment #1503550a
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Very Nice house

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Apr 02, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Mar 2017

                                                                                                      Great place for a family holiday climbing in Font

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      We had a wonderful time exploring the local market, the boulangerie across the road, and the nearby forest with world-class boulders, including buggy-friendly paths. The place is spacious, the description is accurate, and the host is very friendly and accommodating. We would stay again!
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Mar 2017