This charming appartment is situated on the main place of one of the most beautiful village in France. (There are only 152 of these!) situated 635m upon sea in a tipical cosy and smart Provence house of the 18th century. Several famous painters are leaving there. Bernard Buffet and Searle were leaving there too.
This appartment belongs a well known swiss artist called Arnold Sigrist. He painted several original pictures to suit this apartment. The house was completely revoved 2010, keeping the old character; It is situated 635 m high, 40 km from St. Tropez, Grasse and Ste Maxime. The walls are 1m thick made with stones, the floors are made of old Tomettes and stones, keeping the house fresh in sommer and temperated in winter.
The flat has a sitting room with a big fire place and two electric beds, a bedroom with a big bed for 2 persons and a washplace, a charming Kitchen with all comfort, a diningplace for 6 persons, a shower room with Toilets. From the window you have a sight seeing upon a big part of the Provence and on the main place with its charming restaurants and cafés. There you can enjoy the real Provence life as it always was.
During the summer, no car are allowed into the village. Taxfree Parkings are situated just near the appartment. In the village you will find 12 galleries, 8 fountains, a shop, international papers and Tobaccos, a doctor, a postoffice, a library, a backery, a hairdresser boutiques and many place to paint pictures. Very near ist the Lake of Ste Croix and the Gorge du Verdon where you can climb or let a boot.
The nature is wonderful and during the whole year you have there the best air ant quietness you kann wish... away from citylife and stress. In July and August, many events are created from the inhabitants.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Nearest beach||Ste Maxime, St;Tropez 45 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Nice or Toulon, than Train to Draguignan. 150 km, Nearest railway: Draguignan les Arcs (a car can be rent) ask the ow 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, Yes, smoking allowed|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Single beds (2), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Haute Provence is a region which is protected. Tourtour is situated at the entry of the Parc naturel du Verdon. There you breath in springs all the fragrance of the wild Provence. In May and June, it's a real firework of colours. Every plant has flowers and developed its fragrance. A wonder!
In Summer the cigales are singing, you enjoy a light life in the nature or on the coast: St Tropez, Ste Maxime, Grasse, Draguignan are in a circle of 20 to 45 km. The Ste CRoix lake is only 20km far (20 min).