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Picturesque Medieval, Provencal Village House (Lavender Alps)!

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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Fully-furnished, totally independent three-story house in charming medieval Haute Provence village of St. Martin de Bromes two minutes walk to 'Le Colostre' river, surrounded by hills, hiking trails, lavender & truffle-oak fields and magnificent views of the distant Alps.

Lots of Provencal character with wood beams on all ceilings, terra cotta tiled floors. Sleeps up to six comfortably. Large first floor fully-equipped kitchen with stove/oven, refrigerator/freezer, radio, microwave, coffee maker, toaster, washing machine and living area with couch, armchair, and color TV. Second floor master bedroom with double bed and shower/toilet, third floor loft with two twin and one double bed, wide-plank wood floors, window and skylight. Lots of storage space. Many extras. All linens, towels supplied, hair dryer, alarm clock, CD player/radio.

Price: 500 US dollars/week

Ten minutes from spa town of Greoux-les-Bains to west, Riez to east, Lac d'Esparron to southeast, 25 minutes northwest to Manosque, 35 minutes to Verdon Gorges and Moustiers Ste. Marie, 45 minutes southwest to Aix-en-Provence, one hour south to Marseille or north to Digne, one hour 45 minutes southeast to Nice.

Free on-site French assistance available.

Good discounts given on stays longer than two weeks.

Many more photos of house & area available on request.

Keywords: Village House

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Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Considered
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • Village view and surrounding hills (lavender country) visible from all windows. Balconies on both ground and second floors. Couch in living room can sleep another person, if necessary....moreless

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • Television

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Spa
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Museums
  • Playground
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • Groceries

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Boating
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Paddle Boating
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Monument View:

    Medieval Tower & Church sit atop hill dominating village....moreless

  • Mountain View:

    surrounding hills seen from bedroom windows....moreless

  • Rural:

    Heart of Provence, World's largest Lavender production area. ...moreless

  • Village:

    quiet street right in the heart of village....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Hot Air Ballooning
  • Hunting
  • Hunting Big Game
  • Hunting Small Game
  • Jet Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Skiing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    regular,not electric...moreless

  • Computer Available:

    Internet cafe', located 2 minutes walk from the house(very reasonable)...moreless

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    individual electric heaters in ea. room, oil-fired central burner -additional costs for winter stays...moreless

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    sheets, blankets, quilts...moreless

  • Living Room:

    couch, chair, tv...moreless

  • Parking Off Street:

    street parking, near to the house, always available...moreless

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker:

    electric, drip...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils:

    fully equipped....moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    fully equipped china, glassware, serving dishes, lots of extra plates, etc. for inviting guests....moreless

  • Pantry Items:

    some herbs, spices, salt, pepper, other staples, plastic bags, etc. left from previous guests....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    with small freezer....moreless

  • Stove:

    oven / stove unit (4 burners)...moreless

  • Toaster:

    electric, wide slot for baguettes...moreless

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Mar 22 - Sep 30, 2015
7 night min stay

$500
My Standard Rate
7 night min stay

$500

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $150
  • Village Lodging Fee $15
  • Cleaning Fee $50
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Rates are subject to change until reservation is confirmed. House is available for rental all year round. Please consult us for additional heating charges for a rental period from Nov 1st to April 21st. Stays of less than 7 nights are possible - consult us for pricing.


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Last updated: 05/25/2015
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Location

85 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Marseille-Marignane (Provence), Nice (Cote d'Azur)
St. Martin de Bromes
Nearest Barpub
village square
92 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
Marseille
6 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Greoux-les-Bains
23 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Manosque, Aix-en-Provence (TGV)
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
D952
St. Martin de Bromes
Nearest Restaurant
La Fontaine in village
60 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
Digne-les-Bains
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Lac d'Esparron, Lac de Ste. Croix, & Cassis

Car: Recommended

Endless hiking possibilities, Esparron Lake: 10 minutes and St. Croix Lake: 30 minutes , Verdon Gorges: 30 minutes , outdoor markets in nearby Greoux-les-Bains (spa town) and Riez

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 2006

About the owner: We worked and lived in France (Aix-en-Provence) for more than 17 years, when we moved back to the States, we had to have a place in this lovely region of France. We go back every year and love this house and beautiful Provence!!!

Why the Owner Chose St. Martin de Bromes:
We know Provence very well and the house is near Aix-en-Provence, Marseille, Nice, mountains (Alpes de Haute Provence),Italy, Spain, Germany and Switzerland. We love Provence!

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Very cute village, nice people and near all big cities: Aix-en-Provence, Marseille, Nice, Monaco, even Italy is not far, and 3 hours to Paris if you take high-speed train (TGV) from Aix-en-Provence. We are in the heart of Provence and the lavender country, so much to do and visit, excellent restaurants, village outdoor markets........


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Photos

  • Ground floor- Kitchen / Living Area

    Ground floor- Kitchen / Living Area

  • 3rd floor - Loft w/ 2 single beds & 1 double, skylight

    3rd floor - Loft w/ 2 single beds & 1 double, skylight

  • House Exterior (Blue Shutters)

    House Exterior (Blue Shutters)

  • 2nd floor - Master Bedroom & Bathroom

    2nd floor - Master Bedroom & Bathroom

  • St. Martin-de-Bromes Village

    St. Martin-de-Bromes Village

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