Gite | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
The 2 bedroom gite, part of an 18th century Provençal mas, has its own separate entrance and has been recently renovated to a high standard. The accommodation comprises 2 bedrooms each with its own private bath/shower room. The large light and airy lounge/dining room with a high ceiling and exposed beams has stunning views of the perched villages of Bonnieux and Lacoste.
The property is set in the heart of the Luberon National Park and has views across our orchard and the local vineyards. In the distance to the north is Mont Ventoux. In the nearby villages, you can experience typical Provençal cuisine and visit the markets and the local artisans.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Mediterranean Coast 80 km|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Marseille 70 km, Nearest railway: Avignon 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The gite is furnished to a high standard and has 360 degree views across the Luberon valley.
There is a combined CD, radio and iPod player.
The large airy lounge has a ceiling fan.
A large selection of reading books and games suitable for all ages is available.
There is a log fire in the lounge.
|Further details outdoors|
The walled garden has a barbecue and exterior garden furniture for outdoor dining or relaxing.
The south facing pool area is complete with sun loungers and table and chairs. ( The pool is now heated!)
There is a selection of outdoor games available for use.
Parking facilities available within the grounds.
Bicycle hire is available in the village.
Grocery pack can be provided for your arrival at extra charge if requested.
The owners who are on hand to answer any questions.
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur region
La Marechale is set in an area with some of the villages having been been classed as the most beautiful in France, all within a short drive away. Nearby , is the famous Pont Julien (27 BC) and the towns of Apt ( world famous for its glace fruit) and Cavaillon (with it's rich heritage) are a short drive away
The area is ideal for walking and cycling or for simply browsing the local markets. Visit Isle sur La Sorque, famous for it's antique and bric-a-brac market, see the ochre deposits at Roussillon and visit the nearby lavender museum at Cabrieres. The historic city of Avignon is just under half an hour away where you can tour the city by boat or take a trip on le petit train.
Bonnieux is the one of the most beautiful perched towns of the north of the Luberon and is part of the golden triangle of Gordes-Roussillon-Bonnieux . The town characterizes itself by its two churches, its walls, the ancient town hall, its remarkable streets and a number of old structures, all of which give Bonnieux it's unique charm.
There are a number of cafes and restaurants in the village and the area was featured in the film 'A Good Year.
The Market is on Friday mornings and the town also has a number of local shops including, boulangeries, a butchers, a small supermarket and a selection of art and craft shops. The summer sees a host of fetes and festivals throughout the area