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Make A Holiday Rental House in Macon Area, France Your Home Away From Home

 

Sitting peacefully in the Saone-et-Loire Department in the region of Burgundy in France is the wonderful town of Macon. The town and its surrounding locale are most famous for its wine production and this is the reason so many people visit the area each year. A Macon Area holiday can be as active or as laid-back as you wish. You can simply choose to relax in a wonderful Macon Area holiday rental house and watch the locals go about their daily lives, or you can get your teeth stuck into a variety of exciting outdoor activities. Whether you choose to relax or get stuck in to what the area has to offer, a Macon Area holiday will leave you with some great memories of your time in this beautiful area of France.

Things to Do on Holiday in Macon Area, France

A Macon Area holiday has plenty of wonderfully energetic activities to enjoy including cycling, walking, swimming, fishing, water skiing, golf, tennis, horse riding and mountain biking. The beautiful rolling countryside and traditional French buildings are also wonderful subjects for those who love painting, sketching or photography. Also worth visiting in the town of Macon itself is the Musee Lamartine which has collections and displays of artefacts that belonged to the poet Alphonse Marie Louis de Prat de Lamartine.

Places to Visit on Holiday in Macon Area, France

If you can bear to leave your comfortable Macon Area holiday rental house then you will discover some great towns and villages to explore in the area. One destination that is not to be missed is the town of Cluny which is approximately 30 minutes away from the town of Macon. Cluny is most famous for its Benedictine Abbey which has been around since 910 A.D. Cluny Abbey is beautiful to look at having been built in a Romanesque style of architecture. The abbey has a museum of art and archaeology which details what life was like in the abbey over 800 years ago.

Weather in Macon Area, France

If you are now considering reserving a wonderful Macon Area holiday rental house then you will be delighted to hear that you can enjoy pleasantly warm summers and cool winters. July and August are usually the best months to have a Macon Area holiday as the daytime temperature reaches as much as 26°C. The cooler months of December and January can see the daytime temperature vary between 7°C and 0°C. The annual rainfall amount for the area is 22 inches.

Travel to Macon Area, France

Travellers on a Macon Area holiday can arrive at Lyon Airport (LYS) which is just over an hour’s drive away from the town. Air operators that offer cheap, regular flights to the area include Air France, British Airways, BMI and easyJet. Passengers can leave the UK from various airports including Edinburgh (EDI), London Gatwick (LGW), Manchester (MAN) and Birmingham (BHX).

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                                                                                                    Absolutely wonderful

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    An outstanding property in a beautiful rural area. It's perfect for those who enjoy walking and cycling, visiting vineyards, eating good food and of course lounging by the pool. The owners Briar and Michel go out of their way to make you welcome and feel at home. The property is very clean and well presented in a lovely old characteristic farmhouse on the outskirts of a rural village with good shops to wander up to buy the morning croissants and baguette. The grounds are delightful with some stunning views towards Mount Blanc. There are plenty of bicycles at the property for guests to borrow at no cost, which allow you to explore the beautiful scenery via some well marked cycle routes. There are also plenty of marked walking trails in the area that take you into the heart of the Beaujolais often passing through the vineyards. There are some lovely picturesque villages nearby with plenty of options for somewhere to eat. I would definitely recommend this property, especially if you like the outdoor active lifestyle and, yes, we will go back.
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: 27-Jan-2017
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Sep 2016

                                                                                                    Wonderful cottage in tranquil setting

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    Fantastic beautifully restored cottage - lovely owner who has developed these former farm buildings into a real home from home. Very well appointed kitchen and bathroom. Very spacious sleeping mezzanine and comfortable sitting room with satellite TV. Wonderful accommodation with the added bonus of a lovely swimming pool adjacent to cottage and main house.
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: 07-Sep-2016
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Aug 2016

                                                                                                    Lovely cottage in peaceful countryside

                                                                                                    5 of 5
                                                                                                    This is a very nicely designed and spacious cottage with a beautiful garden, in a hamlet high above gentle countryside. We enjoyed cycling, walking and good wine-tasting! Plenty of interesting local places to visit - Cluny, Cormatin, Macon, Tournus - and a lovely place to return and relax. Lydia, the owner, is very friendly and helpful, and her dog Virgule came to say hello at the gate every evening! Our only suggestion would be clearer instructions for finding the cottage when you arrive in the hamlet as it is hard to spot the well which is the marker! We would absolutely recommend 'la petite maison' to others. Merci Lydia pour une bonne vacance! Diana and Andy
                                                                                                    • Review Submitted: 05-Sep-2016
                                                                                                    • Date of Stay: Jul 2016