This summer marks the 15th UEFA European Championships. From the 10th of June to 10th of July it’s all to play for in top sporting stadiums across France.
Feel like you’re missing out? Fear not. Whether you have tickets to the games or you just fancy visiting France to soak up some of the atmosphere in and around the stadiums, Love Home Swap has the answer.
Here are our favourite french picks from the Love Home Swap club that are available to stay in during the Euros.
1. Stade De France – Saint Denis, Paris
Kicking off the champion of home swaps is this chic artist’s apartment located in none other than the country’s capital. You might even be able to persuade your loved one to join you for this one. Available from start to finish and only a mere ten minute taxi ride from the Stade De France – score!
Who’s playing in Stade De France?
France V Romania – June 10th
Republic of Ireland V Sweden – June 13th
Romania V Switzerland – June 15th
Germany V Poland – June 16th
Iceland V Austria – June 22nd
Quarter Finals – July 3rd
Final – July 10th
2. Stade Vélodrome – Marseille
Marseille is a strong contender for the perfect swap hosting both quarter and semi-final matches. Why not catch the action in this majestically modern town house? Within ten minutes you have the city centre, the beaches, and most importantly, the Vélodrome football stadium.
Who’s playing in Stade Vélodrome?
England V Russia – June 11th
France V Albania – June 15th
Iceland V Hungary – June 18th
Quarter Finals – June 30th
Semi-Finals – July 7th
3. Parc des Princes – Paris
Looking to live like a local? Check out this Parisian home-away-from-home located in the trendy Marais district. This family home has an array of restaurants on its doorstep. It’s a short drive away from the stadium which isn’t a problem as the owners are happy to swap cars too! Just try and stop yourself.
Who’s playing at Parc des Princes?
Turkey V Croatia – June 12th
Portugal V Austria – June 18th
Northern Ireland V Germany – June 21st
4. Stade De Nice – Nice
This architectural wonder speaks for itself. Breathtaking coastal views, stunning interiors, and a private pool. It is only 15 minutes drive away to the stadium so you get the best of both worlds with this property. You can experience the idyllic views in the morning and then be in amongst all of the action for the games.
Who’s playing at Stade De Nice?
Poland V Northern Ireland – June 12th
Spain V Turkey – June 17th
Sweden V Belgium – June 22nd
5. Stadium de Toulouse – Toulouse
One for all the team – escape to the country in this renovated farmhouse located in the Midi-Pyrennes region of Garidech. It is just half an hour from the stadium doors. Whether you’re taking the family, the lads, the lasses or all of the above, this is the place for you with stylish interiors and fully equipped with a pool and gym.
Who’s playing at Stadium de Toulouse?
Spain V Czech Republic – June 13th
Italy V Sweden – June 17th
Russia V Wales – June 20th
Ukraine V Poland – June 21st