Luberon; eastern end of the Park; 10 miles east of Apt
sleeps up to: 12
This property is a superb place to stay, built from traditional Provencal stone, and renovated to a fantastic standard throughout.
The key attributes of this beautiful property are the fantastic setting and views, absolute peace and tranquillity, in the heart of a natural setting and with a lovely large swimming pool.
Despite this it is only 1km to a nearest village. The quality of furnishing and decor is exceptional, there is a great kitchen and fantastic living space which is ideal for families or a large group of friends.
There are six double bedrooms so it easily sleeps twelve but can accommodate up to 14 people. It has a sauna that you can use as well as shopping, cooking, ironing and cleaning services all available for additional fees -
The property is situated in the countryside near to a village on the northern edge of the Luberon forest and inside the Parc Naturel du Luberon.
The scenery around this part of the Luberon is stunning. There are views in all directions and the property is ideally placed for some marvelous countryside walks.
Its only a 1km walk to the village, a traditional, historical and fortified settlement which dates from medieval times so plenty of history to be found here!
The village is large enough to have many shops and cafes, and there is even a small museum with a good selection of regional fossils.
This is also prime lavender growing country and during the summer months the air is filled with the fragrance of the blossoms, especially during harvesting time from July to Sept.
The larger town of Apt is about 15 minutes away where you can find pretty much everything you will need.
There are many Regional summer festivities: Theater in Avignon, Opera in Aix and Orange, Jazz festival in La Roque d'Antheron and many antique fairs and flea markets.
There is Tennis available in the villages nearby, horseback riding in Apt and mountain bikes for rent in Bonnieux.
If you like the idea of a visit to the coast, in one day you can easily go to the coast, take a swim in the warm waters of the Mediterranean and return in the early evening.
Living room: The living/dining area is situated on the second floor. With an area of 100m2, there¡¯s ample space for up to 14 people. Furnished in a modern style, there are dining facilities for all 14 people, as well as comfortable sofas, a TV and DVD player.
Kitchen: The fully fitted kitchen is located adjacent to the living/dining area on the first floor
Bedrooms: This property has six fantastic bedrooms, spread over 4 floors. There are three rooms with double beds, two rooms with two single beds in each that can be pushed together to form one large double and one large room with a double bed and two singles. (One of the double rooms is in its own apartment, with kitchenette, shower room, and independent entrance.
Bathrooms: This property boasts 6 bathrooms in all, including four walk-in Italian style showers. There is a shower on every level, and a WC on the upper two levels, as well as the shower room and WC in the separate apartment.
Outside: The estate is set over 13Ha of oak woodland and meadow, providing a great sense of space. Within the grounds, facilities for boules, table tennis and badminton can be found, as well as a child's swing. There is also a shaded terrace, a gas BBQ and secure parking.
Swimming pool: The large swimming pool measures 15m x 5m. It is not a chlorinated pool and for a supplement of 200 Euros per week, heating for the pool is available. Please let us know if you would like this service in advance.
Internet: WiFi access is available and is included in the rental cost
Telephone: Unfortunately, this is not included in the rental cost
Baby facilities: Most baby facilities are available on request.
Gas, electric, & water: Between October & April there is an additional 150 euro fee per week to cover the oil and electric supply.
The price for the heating may change according to the price of the fuel and electricity at the time of your booking so please enquire upon making a booking for the exact price for the heating.
End-of-stay cleaning: Is included in the rental cost.
Bed & bathroom linen: Linen is included in the rental cost, including towels for the swimming pool.
Laundry Facilities: There is also a washing machine and tumble drier available for guests use
Taxe de Sejour: in France, it is necessary to pay a tax at the end of your stay. It is approx 1 euro per adult per day and needs to be paid locally, upon arrival please.
Damage deposit: The owner requests a damage deposit on arrival, although this is payable by credit card, and this will be refunded to you at the end of your stay, less the replacement cost of any breakages
Sleeps up to
typical pricing (per week)
September 1, 2012
September 8, 2012
Pricing for all other times of year on request. Prices are subject to change; call us to confirm current pricing.