Gite | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Our gite is on the ground floor of our home, offering private accommodation and large, part covered terrace with a separate entrance overlooking the 8m x 4m pool (heated May to September). Set in an acre of land including an olive grove and surrounded by oak trees. It is situated in a small, peaceful hamlet surrounded by stunning countryside and views, just a few minutes drive to the historic village of St Saturnin-les-Apt.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Mediterranean Coast 90 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Avignon 50 km, Nearest railway: Avignon TGV 50 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The fully fitted kitchen is equipped with oven, hob, microwave, fridge, kettle and toaster. Dining facilities for 4 people in kitchen and on terrace. It has a full range of cooking utensils and dishes.
Salon has a good quality sofa and additional seating for 2, double wardrobe, chest of drawers, nest of tables, T.V. for English channels only at present, DVD player, CD player/radio with Ipod/Ipod dock, huge selection of CDs, DVDs, books and indoor games.
Bedroom has 2 very comfortable single beds and solid oak furniture comprising double wardrobe, chest of drawers and bedside cabinets. Bedside lamps and radio/alarm are provided plus hairdryer.
The recently fitted bathroom has a large walk-in shower, washbasin, toilet, washing machine, storage facilities and coat rack/shelf
|Further details outdoors|
An 8m x 4m pool (heated May to September) with Roman steps for exclusive use by guests of this gite, with sun loungers, parasols and seating areas provided
The partly covered 35m2 private terrace overlooking the garden has a dining table with 4 chairs plus 2 comfortable armchairs
Further seating and tables available within the grounds
Range of outdoor games available .
Boules Court and Badmington net available
Gas BBQ with tools and equipment
Picnic equipment is also available on request.
The Provence Alpes Cote d'Azur region
Ideally situated for exploring the many beautiful well-known villages of the area including Bonnieux, Lacoste, Roussillon, Gordes, Menerbes, Rustrel, Saignon and Fontaine de Vaucluse. Visit a different market every day in the area including the famous Apt market or Isle sur le Sorgue, renowned for it's antiques. Travel a little further to the historic city of Avignon with it's magnificent Papal palace and bridge. 90 minutes wil get you to the Pont du Gard, Uzes, the Camargue or to the coast and Marseilles. The immediate area is also renowned for it's walking and cycle routes
St Saturnin les Apt
The village of St Saturnin-les-Apt has a population of just over 2000 people, many of whom live here throughout the year, making it more vibrant out of season than some of it's more touristy neighbours. It is a true Provencal village with lots of character. The skyline is dominated by a medieval ruined chateau and the 17th Century Windmill. Narrow streets, old stone houses, water fountains and a central square. There are bars, two hotels and restaurants. An excellent Charcuterie, two Boulangeries and a 'Spar' supermarket offer a wide variety of products and there is also a chemist, Post Office, cash machine and newsagent. The local co-operative Cave can be found in nearby Apt where you can buy your wine and associated gifts.