Beautifully renovated villa, on one level, with pool and a wonderful fully enclosed garden

Provence, France
Sleeps: 12
Bedrooms: 6
Weekly price guide: £4814-£8022
Pool: 1
Type: Villa
Property Reference: MAS3046
Sleeps: 12
Bedrooms: 6
Weekly price guide: £4814-£8022
Pool: 1
Type: Villa
Property Reference: MAS3046

Price Guide

These prices are a guideline only, please use the calendar at the top of the page to search availability and prices for specific weeks. Then you have the option to book the property online.

Low Season: £4814
High Season: £8022

Returnable Security Deposit: 2000 €

Key Features

  • Swimming pool
  • Washing machine
  • TV
  • Internet access
  • Air conditioning
  • BBQ
  • Close to local amenities
  • Pets considered
  • Tennis nearby
  • Heated pool


General Description

This charming newly renovated villa, just two kilometres from the south of the centre of Fontvieille, consists of six bedrooms comfortably accommodating up to twelve guests. The property is beautifully decorated with stone floors in every room, with an abundance work of art and carefully chosen furniture to exuding charm but with all modern comforts.

All on one level, with the large open plan living and dining area with patio doors to the terrace and pool area. The open plan kitchen is well equipped with electric oven, hob, microwave, fridge freezer and Nespresso machine and French window to the terrace, with the external dining area. A laundry room is just beyond the kitchen. There are three bedrooms with air-conditioning and patio doors to the of terrace and gardens, one large bedroom Queen size bed with en-suite shower room, the other a small double and a twin bedroom with intercommunicating with shower room and independent WC. There is an Annex with three additional air-condition bedrooms with two small double beds and one further twin bedroom all with showers and WC.

Outside, the garden is fully enclosed with olive trees and Mediterranean scented plants surrounding several covered terraces and al-fresco dining area with two tables terraces and a comfy easy seating area. The heated pool 8m x 3m with a depth 1.50m is protected by an alarm and next to is a pergola with sun beds. There is also a summer kitchen with Plancha BBQ, fridge freezer, additional fridge, fryer, icemaker and Nespresso machine. There is a pétanques / boule pitch and ample parking including a carport.

Accommodation Facilities

All on same level:
Entrance lobby.
Living room with dining area.
Open plan kitchen, fully equipped.
Laundry room.
Bedroom 1: 1 double bed (140 cm).
Bedroom 2: 2 single beds (90 cm).
Bedrooms 1 and 2 are communicating with shower room and independent WC.
Bedroom 3: Double Queen size bed 180 cm, TV and an en-suite shower room with a walk in shower, washbasin and WC.

Bedroom 4: Twin bedroom with 2 single beds (90 cm) or 1 double bed (180 cm) on request when booking with shower room with shower, washbasin and WC.
Bedroom 5: Double bed with 140 cm shower room with shower, washbasin and WC.
Bedroom 6: Double bed with 140 cm shower room with shower, washbasin and WC.

Garden enclosed.
Heated swimming pool 8m x 3m, depth: 1.5m with alarm.
Pergola with sun-beds x 10.
Covered terrace and al-fresco dining area with two tables.
Easy comfy seating area.
Summer kitchen with Plancha BBQ, fridge freezer, additional fridge, fryer, ice-maker and Nespresso machine.
Hammocks x3.
Pétanques/Boules pitch.
Covered parking.
Electric Entrance Gates.

Additional Notes:
Minimum stay: 7 nights.
Internet - Wi-Fi.
Household linen and pool towels are supplied.
House cleaning included - 2h per week.
End of stay cleaning.
Linens changed weekly on a two week rental.
Extra cleaning services on request when booking: approx. cost 25€ per hour.
Pets are allowed, after prior request from the owners.
No smoking villa.
Check in time: 4pm to 6pm.
Check out time: before 10am.

Local Area / Activities

The village of Fontvieille at only a few minutes’ drive, 2 kilometres away, is a lively charming classical little village with all amenities, cafes and restaurants including the supermarket. To the south there is the wonderful city of Arles, known for its fine architecture and fascinating Roman remains, particularly the Amphitheatre that now hosts plays and concerts. Vincent Van Gogh loved this city that inspired numerous works of art during his short time here, including the famous Café la Nuit depicting the Place du Forum. The city is full of museums and galleries and there is a great market on Wednesday and Saturday morning. There are also wonderful dining opportunities from pavement cafes to fine food restaurants. To the west, is Saint Remy de Provence, capital of the Alpilles, with all the amenities: boulangeries, little boutiques, quaint pavement cafes and excellent restaurants. On its winding cobbled lanes you will discover the small squares, historic buildings, churches and museums and on Wednesday the colourful weekly market will offer you the opportunity to discover local products and handicrafts which is a must to see.

The landscape in this region is particularly picturesque, encompassing rolling hills dotted with quaint hilltop villages and countless hiking trails, extensive sunflower fields, olive groves. This region is steep with history with plenty of sites to visit such as Les Baux de Provence, considered 'one of the most beautiful villages in France', Avignon, Nîmes and Uzès. There are other towns you can easily visit in a day, and at only 30 minutes' drive, to the east is the Luberon region. Further south of Arles is the Camargue's unique wetland region populated by pink flamingos and wild horses and bulls.

Local Markets in the region:
Monday: Les Saintes Maries de la Mer
Tuesday: Tarascon
Wednesday: Mouriès, Saint-Remy, Arles
Thursday: Maussane les Alpilles
Friday: Saint Martin de Crau, Les Saintes Maries de la Mer, Eygalières
Saturday: Arles, Saint-Remy

Fontvieille: 2 km
Local supermarket: 2 km
Arles: 9 km
St Rémy-de-Provence: 2.5 km
Avignon: 38 km
Avigon TGV Train: 30 km
Arles TGV Train: 8 km
Aix-en-Provence: 72 km
Nîmes Airport: 33 km
Marseilles/Marignane airport: 70 km
Local Tennis in village: 2 km