Cap-Ferret holiday villa rental with private pool, walking and TV and DVD

Villa de l'Ocean - 156

from £87 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

from £87 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

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Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8 Home 199492

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Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed

Villa de l'Ocean is a single-storey chalet-style villa built 'on stilts' into the side of a hill overlooking le Canon. It is modern, light, airy, and its raised position offers beautiful views - from two of the bedrooms, the open-plan living room and the terrace - over the village, through the pine trees and towards the shimmering bassin in the background.

It has been the owners' home and is decorated and equipped accordingly, with individual touches which make it feel like more than a 'bland' holiday rental.

The owner also has two young children so the house is particularly well-equipped for groups with babies or toddlers. The style is modern Cap Ferret 'chic' - good quality, contemporary, unfussy.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Access Car advised
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General TV, CD player
Standard Kettle, Iron
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double beds (3), Single beds (2)
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), BBQ
Access Parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Stairs lead from the drive to the living level. Turning right at the top of the stairs is the east-facing terrace that runs the width of the house. The terrace dining table seats 4-6, from which is a lovely view over the houses of Le Canon to the waters of the bassin d'Arcachon behind. The table can sheltered by an awning if required, and also provides shade into the living room.

Sliding glass doors lead from the east terrace into the central living room which is light, spacious and tastefully furnished, including dining table, lounge area (with TV & DVD), working fireplace for late spring/early autumn rentals. A broadband Internet connection is also available.

An integrated kitchen is located at the rear of the lounge, separated by a breakfast bar. It is newly built and equipped to a good standard, including stainless steel cooker and dishwasher.

The master bedroom (large double bed), with en-suite bathroom, is located at the end of a short corridor on the north side of the house. Through French windows opening onto the front terrace the Bay is visible in the bacground.

Three more bedrooms are located on the southern side, two further doubles and a twin. All are furnished to a good standard, modern and with style. All the bedrooms are approximately the same size, about 10-12m2. A further shower room is shared by these three bedrooms.

French doors from two of the bedrooms open onto the pool terrace and from the third onto the front terrace, with the bassin visible in the background.

Further details outdoors

The house is reached via quite a steep slope from the road - the steepness of the slope means it is less suitable for anybody not sure-footed.

Around the other side, through a lockable gate, is the south-facing swimming pool area and sunbathing terrace. The whole area is newly-decked (April 2010) using high quality timber, right up to the edge of the pool - lovely to lounge around barefoot on. There is an area of raised terrace too behind the pool. Sunbeds are of course provided. French doors lead from the terrace into two of the bedrooms.

Toddler Kit available at Villa de l'Ocean:

2 high chairs and 2 travel cots

1 baby bath seat and 1 bath ring

1 express microwave steam sterilizer (Avent)

1 bottle drying rack

1 baby food steamer and processor (Babycook)

1 trainer seat

1 potty chair

Infant DVDs (Dora, Little Einstein, aristocrats, Nemo, Barbie, etc)

Baby toys (blocks, puzzles.)

And on request, pushchair and infant backpack carrier (Lowe Alpine) which is easier to take babies to the beach than a push chair.

The Aquitaine region

Villa de l'Ocean is is located on the side of a hill overlooking Le Canon, on a quiet road about 100m from the centre.

Le Canon is one of Cap Ferret's renowned oyster-farming villages and established at the start of the 20th century. A stroll around the 'cabanes' (farmers' huts), and stopping to 'déguster' a little produce is highly recommended, where you'll also find an very good local restaurant.

Le Canon's local shops are open all-year, and include the essentials: supermarket, boulangerie, charcuterie, wine shop and tabac! Piraillan very good market is about 1km away and is open everyday in summer from 8am to 1pm.


Local amenities:

Nearest village / town: Le Cap Ferret (6kms)

Nearest beach: 150m to le Canon (bassin beach)

Boulangerie: 150m (le Canon)

Restaurant: 100-300m (esp. Pierrette & l'Arkeseon)

Market: 800m Piraillan (July & August only); Cap Ferret

Distance to nearest major transport connections:

Bordeaux airport: 50 kms

Biarritz airport: 200 kms

Bordeaux railway station: 60 kms

Bilbao ferry port: 350 km

Santander ferry port: 450 km

St Malo ferry port: 600 km

Calais ferry/tunnel port: 930 kms

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    Justin Ashby (Property Manager Alternative Aquitaine)

    • 7 Years listed

    85% Response rate

    Calendar last updated:30 Oct 2015

    Based in United Kingdom

    Languages spoken
    • English
    • French

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