Gorgeous French Gîtes

France’s gîtes are a unique form of holiday accommodation, allowing you to immerse yourself in French culture with all the freedom and space you would have in your own home. Travel with your vehicle from either our Dover or Newhaven port, choose from gîtes across the country, and enjoy the stunning French sights at your leisure.

  • Choose from 3 routes to France
  • A truly unique holiday experience
  • Authentic French living
  • 60,000 gîtes throughout France
Dover to France

Dover to Dunkirk & Calais

Travel to Dunkirk or Calais from our Dover port. You’ll arrive in Dunkirk in just 2 hours, and Calais in only 90 minutes. From here you’ll find easy access to the motorway, meaning driving to your gîte couldn’t be easier. You could stay in the adventure-packed Northern regions of France, or head south for breath-taking scenery, historic villages and cosmopolitan cities. With our onboard facilities, your crossing will fly by!

Ferries to France

Newhaven to Dieppe

Newhaven to Dieppe

Our Newhaven-Dieppe crossing takes just 4 hours. Drive smoothly off our ship and head to your gîte, passing stunning French scenery as you go. Dieppe is the perfect port if you’re visiting Normandy or Brittany. You could even rent a gîte in central Paris! Spend your time exploring France’s famous capital. There’s no shortage of gîtes in the south too, with chic coastlines and stunning landscapes.



Fabulous France

France’s incredibly diverse nature means there’s something for everyone, from breath-taking hikes and adventure sports to fun parks, such as the internationally-renowned Disneyland Paris, to quaint medieval villages and beautiful stretches of coast. 

Enjoy everything from romantic getaways to family fun! France also boasts some of the world’s most stylish cities, such as Paris, Nice and Cannes. 

With your car, you can get taste of everything, exploring at your leisure.

Our travel guide​

Going Gallic

Going Gallic

Live like a local with all the comfort you’d feel in your own home. Unwind in the country with breakfasts in the garden, views across sunlit fields and adventures into spectacular woodland. 

Stay in metropolitan squares, keeping the city at your fingertips. Relax by the Riviera, enjoying France’s elegant beaches. From historical 19th century châteaux to timbered, fairy tale cottages to the incredibly modern, there’s a gîte for every taste.

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