Villa / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

This stylish holiday villa in France with pool, provides spacious accommodation for up to 8 people in one of the prettiest villages in South France. The holiday villa is situated in the village of Nezignan l'Eveque, close to the historic town of Pezenas (4km) and close to the Mediterranean beaches (13km). The holiday villa has 4 bedrooms, a large (80m2) open-plan ground floor and fabulous folding sliding patio windows that open out onto the terrace. There is a large swimming pool 10x4m and also a mature grassed garden, petanque court, table tennis, trampoline and great summer kitchen. Within 2 minutes walk you will find the local boulangerie, bar, pizzeria, shop, hairdresser and tabac.

This villa can comfortably accommodate up to 8 people. It is therefore suitable for a large family or two families on holiday together. The heart of this spacious villa in France, is the large open plan living area. The large sliding patio doors (5m) open out fully to create an outdoor/indoor space. The lounge and dining area extend out onto the deck/terrace.

The living area has large leather settee and 2 arm chairs, 55 inch flat screen TV with surround sound and French and Sky TV including Sky movies and sports. Dining area with table and 10 chairs. Also in the living room there is a CD stereo and wifi internet. There is a w.c. on this floor.

The American style open modern kitchen has large bar with 4 stools. The kitchen is fitted with a hob, oven, microwave, dishwasher, American style fridge freezer and expresso coffee machine. There is a second American fridge freezer in the pantry. The back door leads out to the garden with trampoline, lawn, fruit trees, fig tree and veg patch.

Downstairs: there is a garage and washing machine/dryer. There are various bikes and beach toys for your use. There is a new second lounge/games room with 50" flat screen TV - all channels - 2 large leather settees and a PS3 console and games.

On the first floor there are 4 large bedrooms, 1 with double bed, 1 with king size bed and 2 with twin beds. The large master bedroom contains a superb en suite bathroom with walk-in shower, deep bath, wash basin and toilet. There is a king sized bed and also a very handy dressing room, complete with large mirror. French windows open out onto a small balcony with wonderful views of the countryside and villages ahead. Bedroom 2 contains 2 twin beds and a built in wardrobe. There are views down to the swimming pool and across the village. Bedroom 3 contains a double bed and built-in wardrobe, TV with French channels and views to the swimming pool. Bedroom 4 contains 2 twin beds and a built-in wardrobe. The first floor also has a family bathroom complete with a stylish walk-in shower, toilet and wash basin. On the landing there is a concealed cupboard with a handy laundry chute which takes washing down into the basement, next to the washing machine.

Outside: the south facing swimming pool (10m x 4m) is 1m to 1.5m deep, has roman steps and is alarmed. The pool is not over looked from any side. Surrounding the pool is a deck and patio area, complete with Mediterranean plants. There is also a solar shower. On the far side of the swimming pool there is a stylish rattan and glass dining table with seating. The table is shaded by a pergola and has uplift lights along the stone wall for evening dining and a sound system for music . Next to that is a summer kitchen with large bar, fridge, beer pump, microwave, a plancha and a gas BBQ and a coal BBQ to create an excellent area for entertaining. Sound system. There is a petanque court and a table tennis table and trampoline. This villa is surrounded by a walled garden so private and safe.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom, 1 en suite and 1 toilet only
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Beziers 20 km, Nearest railway: Agde 15 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General TV, CD player, Telephone, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (1), Single Beds (4), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Trampoline
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Occitanie region

With a civilisation stretching back thousands of years, the Languedoc region in France is home to some fantastic historical sites and places to visit. The Canal du Midi, Pont du Gard, Nimes Amphitheatre, historic Arles, Carcassonne's famous citadel and Aigues-Mortes are all UNESCO World Heritage sites. The Romans, the Cathars, the Religious Crusaders and the Huguenot's have all left their imprint on the South of France with some fabulous places to visit and soak up the history.

Pezenas

This holiday villa, France is in the friendly village of Nezignan l'Eveque, close to Pezenas. This South France village has a range of shops including, a baker, mobile butcher, newsagent, grocer, post office, tourist office, hairdresser, beauticians, bar, medical centre, pizza take away and a hotel which has a very good restaurant. The village holds a Music and Wine Festival every July. Other celebrations include Fete L'Ete (June), Bastille (July), Fete Local (July) and Fete des Vendanges (October). Take a walk along the historic route around the village.

It is an ideal spot for a South France holiday with sandy Mediterranean beaches 15 minutes away (13km). Marseillan, Meze and nearby Bouzigues are pretty villages built on the edge of the Etang du Thau, famous for its production of oysters and mussels. An alternative to the beach for the children is 'Aqualand', a giant water park in the chic resort of Cap d'Agde.

The surrounding area is a wine lover's paradise with a multitude of local vineyards providing some excellent wines. A 5 minute drive - 4km - from the lively medieval town of Pezenas, with its period architecture and a great choice of restaurants, pavement cafes, art galleries, museums, boutiques and a super Saturday market, where you can buy local oysters, fresh fruit and vegetables and flowers.

The Canal du Midi, listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESO is 15 minutes away. The canal is ideal for hiring barges, cycling or walking along the towpath. Set in beautiful scenery 12 minutes towards Beziers is Saint-Thomas golf course which offers 18-holes for all levels of abilities throughout the year. There is superb walking available in the Montagnes Noires. Nearby Lac Salagou is a wonderful freshwater lake for swimming and water sports. Close by are the cities of Beziers (15 mins), Montpellier (50 mins), Carcassonne (60 mins), Perpignan (60 mins) and Nimes (90 mins).