Collioure, like the red wine, is also a delightful and sumptuous holiday destination. This coastal village lies in the south of France and in the Languedoc- Roussillon region. Collioure holiday cottages are situated in various different locations such as at the waterfront, in the village and near the sea. They also cover a wide range of prices to suit your budgetary requirements. Collioure lies around 26 kilometres from the Spanish border, which means staying in some of the Collioure holiday rentals will put you in very close proximity to the gorgeous country of Spain.
You can enjoy swimming in the beautiful blue waters of the Mediterranean Sea or in the number of little coves that are found everywhere you go. Collioure holiday rentals make for a sunny and warm holiday destination and you can sit back and enjoy the visual splendour and serenity of this Catalan harbour village. The Catalan influence is very strongly seen in a lot of places in and around Collioure.
Collioure Holiday Homes - discover the rich and fascinating historic and artistic heritage of this seaside resort
Staying in Collioure holiday rentals will put you in the “City of Painters”, well known because of the extraordinary inspiration it has provided to a huge number of artists like Matisse and Picasso. Little wonder then that Collioure offers you a chance to take in more than 30 art galleries. Visit the Modern Art Museum, dating back to the year 1930 when you stay in Collioure holiday homes. Collioure holiday lettings can also put you in close proximity to the very famous Fauvisme Path which is also known as Le Chemin du Fauvisme. This path features reproductions of the works of artists and painters like Andre Derain and Henri Matisse. If you want to be a part of the famous August festivities then choose to stay in Collioure holiday rentals at this time, so you can catch a glimpse of the bodegas of Collioure.
Collioure Cottage Rentals - exoplore the little coves of the blue Mediterranean Sea
A few other places of touristic and historic interest are the very imposing Notre Dame des Anges, the church of Collioure and Chateau Royal de Collioure. There is also the lighthouse bell tower of Collioure that is very unique. One of the best beaches in Collioure is the St. Vincent beach, which boasts some truly spectacular sunsets. Antonio Machado, a Spanish poet also is a hugely important person in the history of Collioure and his tomb can be found in the cemetery here. Try and enjoy some of the locally produced red wine which this region is famous for, if possible, paired with some wonderful Catalan cuisine. These are all brilliant ways to enjoy your holidays here to the full. Another place with some beautiful beaches and coastlines is Portugal, where you can get idyllic Portugal Villa Rentals.