Great house for a large group of friends or extended family

Sleeps: 12
Bedrooms: 6
Weekly price guide: £8055-£11598
Pool: Yes
Type: Villa
Property Ref: LES2053


General Description

This is a traditional villa in an ancient setting, sitting in almost 750 acres of vineyards, one of the largest wine domaines in the region bordering the beautiful village of Les Baux de Provence in Les Alpilles. It is tastefully decorated and furnished, and boasts beautiful views not only of the Alpilles mountains but also of the ruined castle which dominates the landscape surrounding Les Baux. The castle can be traced back to the 10th century. It was finally destroyed by the local people in 1632 to bring an end to the centuries of conflicts, revolts, sieges and wars of religion which had taken place there. Today, quaint artisan shops and restaurants line the tiny cobbled streets. A wider range of amenities can be found at Mausanne les Alpilles and at St-Remy-de-Provence, birthplace of Nostradamus, both of which are within easy reach of this Les Baux de Provence villa.

Accommodation Facilities

Hall leading to:
Study, open fireplace, large arched doors onto pergola terrace.
Spacious living room, open fireplace, large arched doors onto garden with magnificent views across the estate to the historic ruins of Les Baux de Provence.
Large kitchen/dining room with door to pergola-covered terrace for outdoors dining.

Steps up to
1 - Master bedroom suite (1.60m), large arched doors onto garden with views of Les Baux, en-suite bathroom with walk-in shower, WC.
Steps down from hall to TV room (TV, DVD, Video & CD) doors to front garden.
Guest WC.
2 - Twin/double bedroom (2 x 0.90m or 1.80m), en-suite bathroom, doors to garden.
3 - Twin/double bedrooms (2 x 0.90m or 1.80m), each with doors to garden & en-suite shower rooms.
4 - Twin/double bedrooms (2 x 0.90m or 1.80m), each with doors to garden & en-suite shower rooms.
Second guest WC.

First floor:
5 - Double bedroom (1.60m) en-suite shower room.
Separate WC.
6 - Twin/double bedroom (2 x 0.80m or 1.60m), bathroom, balcony window and doors to roof terrace.

All bedrooms have a ceiling fan.

Grounds:
Set in 750 acres of working vineyards with views of the Alpilles and the ruins of Les Baux de Provence.
Large areas of gently sloping lawn.
Pool 12m x 5.5m, salt-water swimming pool set away from the house with a pergola for shade.
Pergola-covered dining terrace, barbecue.
Boules pitch.
Ample parking.

Additional Notes:
Please Note: only on a two week booking.
3 hours mid-week maid service.
Internet.
Winter heating October - April.
Additional maid service: €25 per hour.
Telephone.

Local Area / Activities

25 minutes drive north from this Les Baux de Provence villa is the medieval Papal city of Avignon, now a UNESCO World Heritage site and site of the world's biggest gothic palace. The city of Arles is just to the south with an impressive Roman arena, once holding 20,000 spectators. This is the gateway to the wetlands of the Camargue with its diverse wildlife ranging from pink flamingos to white horses and black fighting bulls.

Les Baux-de-Provence: 2.5 km
Mausanne les Alpilles: 3.5 km
St-Remy-de-Provence: 7 km
Arles: 20 km
Avignon (TGV): 30 km
Nimes airport: 40 km
Marseille airport: 60 km
Golf, walking, cycling, horse riding nearby

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: £8055
High Season: £11598

Key Features

  • Swimming pool
  • TV
  • DVD player
  • Internet access
  • Fire / Stove
  • BBQ
  • Close to local amenities
  • Walk to village
  • Suitable for young children
  • Tennis nearby
  • Golf nearby

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