Compare Luxury Apartment and Villa Holidays in Gordes
If you fancy staying in some self catering holiday rental accommodation in France, in a beautiful village, then villas in Goudes are for you. It is built in the local stone and when the sun rises in the morning, the whole place glows. With views of the Luberon forests as well, it really has to be seen to be believed. The dry stone bories in the area are very famous and there are a lot in the area. The Village de Bories is very close to all of the holiday home accommodation in the town of Gourdes and many people visit the area just to see it.
It is an old village and the buildings are still in pretty good condition. There are also many artefacts to look at which have been discovered in the local area. If you want to experience current culture then there is a weekly market where you can buy local produce including wines. The area has good wine and there is a wine festival in July to prove it. If you prefer music then there are jazz, classical music and theatre events happening during both July and August.
The local museum is open all year. If you like being out of doors then you will enjoy the hike and cycle tracks through both the forest and the hills in the area around the town. Most people prefer to explore by foot so trails are safe. One trail even leads to the Abbey de Senanque where the monks that live there sell their lavender, honey and liqueurs that they produce on site.
When you stay in luxury villas with pools in Gordes you will be conveniently located for exploring other places such as the village of Menerbes which is full of history with ancient sites surrounding it as well as mountain bike tracks around the surrounding countryside. As well as cheap apartments in Gordes there are also gites and villa rentals to stay in during the summer months.