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Stunning shot of the farmhouse of the Palms, Algarve, Portugal


Farmhouse of the Palms, Algarve

The bright exteriors are complemented by airy and generous internal spaces.

Bedrooms and bathrooms are almost monastic in their simplicity: white walls, terracotta floors, lots of natural stone but also full of comfort with Egyptian cotton linen, colourful floor coverings and quality furnishings.

Take a dip in the pool, laze in the terraced garden, sink into a hammock and slip away.

● From €85 per night, B&B (sleeps 2-4).

Minimum two night stay.

Dialling from the UK: 00351 964 478157/ farmhouseo fthepalms


La Forge d’Hauterives, Alpes-Maritimes

Discover a truly beautiful 18th century “bastide” basking between mountains and sea in the sunny Côte d’Azur close to stunning St Paul de Vence and Nice.

Anne, a talented designer, has converted the south-west facing village mansion impeccably.

Stroll through the garden cooled by an ancient fountain that pours into a swimming pool.

Meet like-minded folk around a big table for sublime regional meals or wander into the village for craft shops by the castle.

Apartments from €100 per night, +33 04 9389 7334/ laforgedhauterives

Le Mas De Peint, Bouches-du-Rhone

In the heart of the Camargue, book in for an energetic, gastronomic short break and live as a “cowboy”.

Frédéric is proud of his beautiful family farm – 250 bulls, 15 horses and swathes of arable land.

He looks after you well too; find an elegant French country farmhouse feel – no flounces or  flummery, just impeccable style.

Breakfast royally in the big family kitchen or on the wisteria-draped terrace, then drift over the canal to the secluded pool, encircled by teak loungers, scented with jasmine.

We recommend dinner: the fabulous, innovative chef delivers light, regional food under a muslin canopy at tables aglow with Moroccan lamps.

● Apartments from €245 per night, (sleeps 2-4), +34 04 9097 2062/


La Forge d’Hauterives, Alpes-Maritimes


The Pink Pepper Tree, Mallorca

On the edge of a village at the foot of the mountains in central Mallorca you’ll find a restored 16th century finca. Bedrooms, some with balconies, are light with wooden floors, luxury beds and crisp white linen.

Walk-in showers and huge rain heads come as standard; in the larger rooms slide out of bed into a huge free-standing bath.

The gardens have plenty of shady spots…

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