Propriano villas with pools, holiday cottages to rent, luxury gites for hire, vacation rentals, deluxe houses to let, home letting, self catering accommodation, child friendly, for family holidays in Propriano, France.
Villas Worldwide hand picked choice of superb villas with private swimming pools, all offering great value for money in lovely locations in the countryside and villages around Propriano.
Propriano is a delightful, small seaside town. There is a lovely harbour lined with open air cafes and restaurants along with a number of good shops. The bay is flanked by dramatic hills which create a very picturesque setting.
There are a number of delightful beaches around Propriano and in the Valinco bay. Just to the north Olmetto plage is very popular and a big favourite is Campomoro located a short drive to the south.
Traveling to Propriano is fairly easy as there are direct, international flights to Ajaccio (AJA) 69km (around 1 hour and 5 minutes drive).
The climate in Propriano is gorgeous, wonderful sunny and warm from April to October. You can enjoy holiday in Propriano from Easter through to October half terms. Temperatures rise in the main school holiday period of July and August but the gentle sea breeze helps.
There are some excellent boat trips which depart from Propriano and head up the coast to the natural park at Scandola. Propriano is an excellent centre for scuba diving and there is plenty of marine life to appreciate in the crystal clear waters of the bay of Valinco.
A short drive north of Propriano in the commune of Sollacaro in the Tavaro valley lies Filitosa which is one of the most important prehistoric site on the island. First discovered in 1946 by the owner of the land Charles-Antoine Cesari this extraordinary find unearthed arrow heads and pottery dating back to 3300 BC. Menhirs (standing stones) of 2-3 metres in height with carved human faces, armour and weapons dating back to 1500 BC were also discovered.
Propriano is best accesed from Ajaccio airport.