Le Garn holiday house rental with private pool, beach/lake nearby and internet access and balcony/terrace

LA TOURELLE - * New Detached*

from £99 /night help Price for guests, Nights approx:

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House / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 8 Home 107851

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House / 3 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms / sleeps 8

Key Info

  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car essential
  • Pets welcome
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Situated between the Ardeche and the Ceze valley, La Tourelle sits in a tiny quaint French village 30 minutes west of Avignon. If you're tempted by the thought of relaxing on the private terrace, wine in hand with the bbq cooking away, then this is just for you.

The detached stone house stands in the edge of the village in 900 square metres of private gated grounds. It has its own 10 x 4 metre pool and tranquil views out over the village and the valley. It has 2 large double bedrooms-one with en suite. The third bedroom has 2 sets of bunk beds and there is also a separate main bathroom. Downstairs is all open plan with a comfy seating area and a big table and chairs. La Tourelle was built in 2009 and benefits from bright, fresh modern interiors and a spacious fully functional kitchen.

The area itself is beautiful. For the more active there's forest and hill top walks with stunning views, caves to explore, river fishing and the Ardeche itself is famous for canoeing - it's an adventurer's

Situated between the Ardeche and the Ceze valley, La Tourelle sits in a tiny quaint French village 30 minutes west of Avignon. If you're tempted by the thought of relaxing on the private terrace, wine in hand with the bbq cooking away, then this is just for you.

The detached stone house stands in the edge of the village in 900 square metres of private gated grounds. It has its own 10 x 4 metre pool and tranquil views out over the village and the valley. It has 2 large double bedrooms-one with en suite. The third bedroom has 2 sets of bunk beds and there is also a separate main bathroom. Downstairs is all open plan with a comfy seating area and a big table and chairs. La Tourelle was built in 2009 and benefits from bright, fresh modern interiors and a spacious fully functional kitchen.

The area itself is beautiful. For the more active there's forest and hill top walks with stunning views, caves to explore, river fishing and the Ardeche itself is famous for canoeing - it's an adventurer's paradise. There are local markets, medieval towns and villages to explore, wine tasting around the Cote du Rhone and the Pont du Gard is ideal for a day of sunbathing, swimming and picnics.

There are plenty of lovely places to eat out in the surrounding towns and the cheese platters are world class! The local wine's not bad either and extremely reasonable!

It's ideal for all; couples, groups of friends and for the families the place is fully secure. It has stair gates if needed, travel cot, security fencing around the pool and a kids play area.

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The Languedoc-Roussillon region

The rolling hills, the Mediterranean climate, vineyards and olive trees of the surrounding areas, remain traditional, untouched and unspoilt. The house is situated in the quaint village of Le Garn; perfectly tranquil and the ideal retreat for those looking to get away from it all. The surrounding towns offer wonderful places to explore and plenty of restaurants ranging from small cafes by the river to more elegant and formal eateries. Food in general is extremely good value and the local people are charming.

Within 15 - 30 minutes:

L'Ardeche River

Aigueze

St Martin d'Ardeche

Arles - boasts magnificent Roman architecture

Cotes du Rhone wineroute

Within an hour's drive:

Avignon - reknowned for its festival

Nimes - whose amphitheatre is the best preserved in France

La Grande Motte - beautiful beach on the southern coast

Pont du Gard - Roman bridge surrounded by magnificent countryside

Les Baux de Provence - ancient fortress and medieval village

Les Cévennes

La Camargue

Le Garn

La Tourelle is ideal for both familes, couples, small groups of all ages for those seeking peace and quiet and fresh air in the nature of Provence. In a very calm situation it enjoys a central location in the village of Le Garn with magnificent views of the distant 'Cévennes'. All shopping can be done in the pretty market town of 'Pont Saint Esprit' 15 kms away, or in one of the pretty medieval villages of the River Cèze valley such as 'Goudargues' (10 kms) la 'Venise Gardoise', its canal, bordered with plane trees and choice of riverside restaurants . Canoes can be rented either on the Cèze river or on the nearby Ardèche river for those who are more experienced! There are lovely walks in the beautiful unspoilt country side and bikes and horse riding are available locally. Golf lovers have greens nearby at Uzes, Avignon & Montilemar.

Sight seeing.:

La Tourelle is an ideal base for exploring the beautiful region; Nîmes and Avignon are at just an hours drive, a little further on is the wild Camargue and the sandy beaches near Montpellier. The magnificent 'Cévennes' mountains are to the west providing wonderful walks amongst the chestnut forests. Nearer to hand are the 'Gorges de l'Ardèche', the 'Pont du Gard', and UZES Renaissance city, with its beautiful market, a real pleasure for the eyes and the 'perfumes of Provence' herbs, cheese, fruit, vegetables, olives, etc. Wine lovers will be impressed by the choice of cellars to visit; all the well known 'Côtes du Rhône' as well as discovering the local 'Vins de Pays' .

Bed & bathroom

  • 2 Double Beds, 2 Bunk Beds, 1 Cot available
  • 2 family bathrooms, 1 en suites

Families

  • Great for children of all ages
  • Pets welcome
  • Cot available
  • High chair available

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Private garden
  • Climbing frame
  • Swing set
  • BBQ
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Internet access
  • Central heating
  • Safe
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Clothes dryer
  • Iron
  • High chair available
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

Will consider

  • Long term lets (over 1 month)
  • Corporate bookings

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Access

  • Secure parking
  • Suitable for people with restricted mobility
  • Wheelchair users

Policies

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Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy

About the owner

Rob S
Response rate:
80%
Calendar updated:
27 Jan 2016
Years listed:
6
Based in:
United Kingdom

Languages spoken: English

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“A modern clean villa”

Reviewed 20 Sep 2013

Very pleased with the modern clean villa, in a beautiful area of France. The villa while being modern is built to a traditional style blending in with the village. The overall layout is excellent with open plan ground floor and good size bedrooms.

“A great House in an away from it all relaxing location”

Reviewed 14 Sep 2013

From the start we had a good feeling about La Tourelle, Rob had been exceedingly approachable and helpful through the booking process. On arrival the house just reinforced these good feeling, its open plan lay-out with the doors opening on to the terrace make it bright and airy and meant that every meal of the day was taken outside. With the weather in the high 30c degrees the pool was clean, cool and very welcome (I've never know my wife to swim as much). The village of Le Garn is peaceful and sleepy (if you get to see the neighbors you'll get a friendly wave) and surrounding hills and woods have some great not to strenuous walking. With a couple of reasonable size towns within 15 miles for the bulk supermarket shopping and local shops and restaurants in the adjacent villages, whilst feeling away from it all its not that far back to get the essentials. Of course we did a bit of sightseeing, Mont Ventoux and the view from the top is a must, the drive up is not for the faint of heart. Orange was a great discovery with its side street cafes and Roman amphitheater. All this meant that we could relax, take time out and get to know each other again, what a great family holiday,

“Quiet, relaxing family holiday in fabulous accomodation”

Reviewed 24 Aug 2013

This was just the sort of holiday we like, quiet, undisturbed and relaxing, just spending time as a family. 'La Tourelle' was clean and modern with everything we needed. It's location was within reach of our favourite activities and places in the Gard region - canoeing, river beaches, Goudargues, Uzes to name a few. We love this region and certainly hope to return in the future, we would highly recommend it to anyone.

“Wonderful Family house in a beautiful location”

Reviewed 14 Nov 2012

This holiday could have been stressful taking our 5 week old baby but when we arrived it couldn't have been more relaxing. The house is very spacious, light and cool. We are a family of 5 and went with a friend and his daughter too, which didn't cause any problems with numbers at all. The village is very picturesque with lovely walks and a short drive to the nearest town for shops and restaurants. If you like kayaking like my husband the Ardeche is a must, it is so beautiful with plenty of river beaches. The children loved playing in the swimming pool even into the night!! I would definitely recommend this holiday accommodation to anyone.

“Perfect Family Holiday. A Real Home From Home”

Reviewed 24 Oct 2012

My wife, two boys, 8 & 6 & myself travelled down to the property in Aug 2012. The location is fantastic if you like peace & quiet. Le Garn is a lovely French village, no one there seemed to speak English but all very friendly. For us the location was perfect as we wanted somewhere out of the way. If you like nightlife & discos this isn't the place for you. However, if as we were you're looking for somewhere you can have a proper family holiday, spending time together & having fun look no further. The swimming pool is great, the BBQ area & terrace are fantastic. the house itself was very clean & cosy. Fully equipped with everything you need. It feels very homely there IMHO. The local area id great with loads of little villages 7 town all with their own character. the rivers & river beaches are wonderful. it's the sort of place where you have to make you're own entertainment, which suited us down to the ground. All in all it's the best family holiday we've been on.

“R&R in the sun!”

Reviewed 23 Aug 2012

La Tourelle had the right balance of luxury and simplicity. Loved the open living space downstairs and the good size pool and furniture. The setting was peaceful and idyllic. Excellent value for money!

“Does exactly what it said it would on the advert, perfect!”

Reviewed 23 Aug 2012

Ideal, When given the task of finding a family holiday for an enthusiastic 4 year old, His grand parents, my 7 month pregnant wife, alpine wild boar hunting dog and of course myself. This house ticked all boxes on the advert, and it met all its claims. Space and comfort perfect. Swimming , walking, site seeing, adventuring ,relaxing and wine tasting. I know the area very well,( having lived there for a short period) you cannot go far wrong in the ardeche, markets are great, good one on Sunday mornings in next village along, perfect for getting your food shopping out of the way with at the start of you holiday. We will be visiting again !

“Wonderful house, wonderful location, exceeded expectations”

Reviewed 17 Jul 2012

The house is new, spotlessly clean, and contains everything you could possibly need. Its location is wonderful. Not too far from historic sites, scenery all around quite breathtaking. Canoeing seems to be on offer all around the area, and I was talked into having a go. Was dreading it, but had a wonderful time, on the river Ceze, peaceful, lots of wildlife, and even shooting the rapids (well a couple of inches deep seemed a lot to me!) Cannot recommend this house highly enough, I only wish we had booked 2 weeks.

“Lovely property with excellent space, kitchen and fittings”

Reviewed 12 Jul 2012

Our stay was in August 2011 which was incredibly hot! Having such a well laid out spacious cottage meant we could retreat from the midday sun and then enjoy the excellent pool later in the day...or straight after breakfast which was very popular with the children. There were only four of us but it was clear to see that a party of eight would find the accomodation equally spacious...the bunk beds went down well. It's a lovely quiet location but within a sensible distance of the local towns, markets and outdoor activities. Getting to the river beaches was simple and returning to the house was a pleasure. Although being on holiday is not about staying inside and watching films it did prove handy to have a good selection available for the odd morning when waking up before 7.00am was not a real option for the adults. I've been to France many times and this was the first time I stayed in a property that had a kitchen which was well stocked with quality fittings which meant we could create some excellent dishes from the local produce (my wife cooked). Would go back and very happy to recommend.

“Idyllic location and well equipped house”

Reviewed 9 Mar 2012

We had a lovely week's stay at La Tourelle. The house was brilliantly equipped for our family - four children and grandparents - which was great because sometimes holiday homes just have the basics whereas La Tourelle felt like there was proper attention to thinking about what would make it a great place to stay. The pool was immaculate and everything worked properly and was clean and fresh. Location was good too - it felt remote but actually it was easy to get everywhere that we wanted to. We visited the Pont du Gard and Nimes and spent a couple of days in and around the Ardeche and the rest of the time we just pottered nearer to home.

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