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French Holiday Rental: We’re Thrilled With Our New Website!

We believe our website should be continually evolving, in order to show guests exactly what they can expect when they choose Bijou Barn for their next holiday in France. We wanted to give more information about the house itself, the … Read More

French Holidays: What Kind Of Holiday Rental Guest Are You?

A holiday is so important – it’s something we look forward to from the moment we book and it’s over in the blink of an eye. For most of us, life is a fast paced juggling act, so a holiday … Read More

Jump On the Gin Wagon and Blaze a Trail to South West France

Gin is making an amazing comeback in the UK. Our love affair with this sultry spirit is enjoying a wonderful revival by people of all ages. The birth of small batch boutique gins means there is now a gin for … Read More

Bijou Bespoke: Jewel-like Holidays Filled With Sparkle, Just For You.

Bijou Barn is our holiday rental situated in the beautiful Occitanie region of South West France, offering the perfect base to explore this area.   You want a fantastic holiday but sometimes it’s hard to get exactly what you want … Read More

The pool at Bijou Barn

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from Bijou Barn

Sometimes it’s hard to get into the festive spirit when it’s warm and sunny……. but rest assured, we are giving it our best shot! We hope your Christmas is filled with fun and merriment with family and friends and that … Read More

French Holiday Rental Reviews: All 5 Star, Just Like Our Guests – Thank You So Much!

  It’s always quite daunting as we await the holiday rental reviews from our guests. We hope that they have enjoyed their stay and that Bijou Barn has helped to make their holiday special. Whether they’ve enjoyed being in the … Read More

Secluded pool area at Bijou Barn

Home Away French Holiday Rental: getting poolside summer ready

  When my husband said we needed to get poolside summer ready, I was very excited at the prospect of exfoliating, buffing, bronzing, moisturising and nail painting ………and that was just the to do list for Graham – only joking! … Read More

Book a French Holiday Rental at the beginning of July

  Due to a cancellation, we have two weeks free at the beginning of July and there is so much to do in the area. Are you going to be the lucky person to book our beautiful barn with sophisticated … Read More

Holidays in France: new website to make your decision easier

We are very excited to introduce our new website www.bijoubarn.com  which will help us to showcase Bijou Barn, our holiday rental in the South of France.   It has much of the original information on our blog but we have … Read More

French Holidays: what do you really want?

Yes we all think about the country, the area, the accommodation and the facilities which, of course,  are all extremely important; but we often forget about what we are going to get out of the holiday in France.  By that, … Read More