Villa | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Charming typical unique "bastide", 7 minutes walk from the centre of Lorgues via a small stone-edged road. Free form in ground pool + 2 terraces on different levels. Beautiful garden with palm trees and fruit trees
2 bath/shower rooms
The main part of the villa is from the 18th century, ensuring charm and resting coolness due to the thick walls.
Spacious and very comfortable.
Downstairs, a typical provencial kitchen and back kitchen, dining room with veranda and fireplace, separate toilets, large shower room + one large double bedroom opening directly onto the garden, terrace with vineyard
First floor: 2 double bedrooms, one of them with a dressing, 1 big bathroom with toilets, bathtub, shower and double sink, 1 large living room (grand piano, TV, DVD, CD, books, games...). Terrace.
Second floor: 2 smaller double rooms, perfect for young couples, teen agers or children.
Salerne tiles, stoned wine cave, big garage used to store 5 bikes, table tennis, garden seats and tables, a big freezer, water filtration (mineral quality drinking water).
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Sainte Maxime 30 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nice 100 km, Nearest railway: Les Arcs Draguignan 10 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||TV, Video player, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms, Solarium or roof terrace|
|Furniture||Double beds (5), Dining seats for 12, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors||
Please ask if you want to use the piano
In the period from October to April actual power consumption will be measured and has to be settled separately.
End of the stay, house cleaning: 100 euros. Possibility of house cleaning during the stay.
Someone will take care of the swimming pool evey two days.
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur region
Lorgues is in the centre of Provence about one hour's drive from the airports of Nice or Toulon/Hyeres. This is a beautiful area set between the mountains and the Mediterranean sea and superb for touring.
There are many historic villages and famous Provencal vineyards close by.
An easy drive brings you to the beaches and lively resorts at Sainte Maxime, Saint Raphael, Saint Tropez, Port Grimaud.
Inland midst breathtaking scenery, the Gorges du Verdon - the French Grand Canyon- and Lake Sainte Croix, the largest lake in Provence, offer swimming, walking, sailing, white water rafting, kayaking and windsurfing. All just 45 minutes away.
At 5 minutes walk from the house, Lorgues is a charming and friendly medieval village with many cafes, shops, bars and restaurants, and a typical market every Tuesday morning.
You can find banks, several pharmacies, bakeries, supermarkets, a cinema and tourist information.
Local attractions include Abbaye du Thoronet, Salerne village famous for its tiles, the waterfall at Sillans la Cascade ... and the renowned truffle restaurant Chez Bruno (who lives next door to the house).
Within 1 hour drive, 15 golf courses can be found. There are tennis courts open for rental in the village.