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Charming 18th Century Country Home - Beautiful View of Luberon

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Rose Covered Entrance - Roussillon Luberon Provence Vacation Holiday Home & Pool

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Last updated: 04/23/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Roussillon chateau / country house description

Welcome to L’Etoile, an 18th century, provencal stone country holiday home situated between Roussillon and Gordes – two of the most beautiful villages in Provence!

Located in a small hamlet, L’Etoile means: “The Star” – and you’ll see why at night when thousands of stars blanket the night sky!

L'Eotile sits on over an acre of land with stunning views of the surrounding Luberon valley and the hill top village of Roussillon.

The property is very well positioned, facing south overlooking the valley, olive groves, orchards and vineyards and just a short drive to all of the famous hilltop villages of Provence.

The three story house has been recently renovated by one of the best renovation masters in Provence. It’s perfect for up to 8 people and a great setup for two families.

One of the best features of the house is the large pool and summer kitchen, with gorgeous views of the gardens, the olive groves, vineyards and the village of Roussillon.

Here’s what’s included.

Ground Floor:

- Front Terrace – Just off the main entrance, the front terrace is perfect for morning coffee and croissant, afternoon tea or to savor some of the great, local wine

- Cozy Salon – A relaxed room with a stone fireplace and an old, beamed ceiling, complete with CD player/stereo and portable (battery charged) Bose iPod docking station to enjoy inside the house or down by the pool.

- Intimate Dining Room – Perfect for dining in with an antique table that seats up to 8 people and has a view to the stone fireplace in the salon

- Provencal Kitchen – Fully stocked and recently renovated kitchen with vaulted ceiling, perfect for cooking great Provencal meals with fresh ingredients from the local markets

- Laundry Room – Outfitted with brand new, full-size washer and dryer

- Powder Room – Just between the kitchen and laundry room

1st Floor:

- Master Bedroom – A very large master bedroom with king size bed, beautiful old, wood beamed ceiling and a large sitting room with game table, a desk, plenty of seating and spectacular views across the property and the village of Roussillon

- 2nd Bedroom – Includes two twin sized (single) beds, full of light and with the same spectacular views as the master bedroom

- Full Bath – Newly renovated, Provencal style bath with full-sized bathtub with shower

2nd Floor:

- Large Bedroom – A large, top-floor bedroom with a king size bed, wood beamed ceiling and a fantastic view across the entire property and the village of Roussillon

- 4th Bedroom – Also includes two twin sized (single) beds, beautiful wood beamed ceiling and the same great views

- Full Bath – Newly renovated, Provencal style bath with full-sized bathtub with shower

Summer Kitchen and Pool:

One of the best parts of L’Etoile, there is an additional stone house that serves as the pool house and summer kitchen. The cozy kitchen is fully equipped with refrigerator, dishwasher and all the cookware and dinnerware to serve a party of 10.

There is an open fireplace for cooking and a two burner gas stove. There is also a half bath inside the building and a private outdoor shower area with hot and cold water that you will love to use.

The beautiful building opens fully on to the large pool and gardens in the summer. The gardens are very secluded and are full of lavender bushes, roses, herbs, fruit trees, and seasonal blooming varieties which are all surrounded by a grove of olive trees that create a wonderful afternoon shade and privacy.

There are plenty of places to lounge by the pool or read and nap in the shade of the trees. At night, the sky is completely taken over by the constellations. It is amazing to view the nighttime sky in such a beautiful natural setting. We frequently marvel at the many shooting stars!

In the summertime you can cook and enjoy your meals in the summer kitchen by the pool. When the nights are cooler, light the fireplace and enjoy your meals inside by the fire.

The weekly rental price includes 3 hours of house cleaning per week. Also, free Wi-Fi and free calls to France and the US are included.

Book your vacation now at L’Etoile. Check our calendar below and reserve your dream vacation in the heart of Provence!


Keywords: Luberon Provence Vacation Holiday Rental Home - Between Roussillon & Gordes...2 of the Most Beautiful Villages in France - Child/Kid Friendly

Property Type

      • Chateau / Country House

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Suitability

          • Children Welcome:

            The house is perfect for kids. There are two bedrooms with two twin/single beds in each room. There is a pool, a pool house and a large area to run and play, as well as hiking trails behind the house....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed

          Bedrooms: 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 8

          • Bedroom 1

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          • Bedroom 2

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          • Bedroom 3

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          • Bedroom 4

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          • King size beds (1) We have two bedrooms with new king size beds, Twin or Single Beds (1) We have two bedrooms with two twin/single beds in each bedroom., Child Beds (1) We have a new pack and play available for your convenience, Baby Cribs (1) We have a new pack and play available for your convenience...moreless

          Bathrooms: 2 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

          Kitchen & Dining

          • Kitchen:

            The kitchen has just been renovated and outfitted with all new modern appliances but still has the old Provencal feel....moreless

          • Refrigerator:

            New refrigerator...moreless

          • Cooking Utensils

          Amenities

          • Covered Parking:

            There is parking next to the house and in front of the pool house in front of the main house....moreless

          • Wood Fireplace:

            Beautiful stone fireplace for big, cozy fires....moreless

          • Linens Provided:

            Beautiful linens from Linum and from the US...moreless

          • Washing Machine:

            New Bosch Maxx 7 Washer ...moreless

          Other Amenities

              • We have a portable (battery operated) Bose iPod docking station so bring your own iPod! ...moreless

              Entertainment

              • Stereo
              • CD Player

              Communications

              • Broadband Access:

                The house has high speed internet and wi-fi...moreless

              • Wireless Internet:

                The house has high speed internet and wi-fi...moreless

              • Telephone:

                Free calls to France and the US....moreless

              • Free Long Distance:

                Free calls to France and the US...moreless

              Pool & Spa

                  • Private Pool:

                    This is THE place to be in the summer time - Large swimming pool in the Olive Grove, next to the pool house with fireplace and fully fitted kitchen and seating for 8....moreless

                  Outdoor Features

                  • Deck / Patio:

                    Between the summer kitchen and the pool is a large deck, table and chairs that seats 8. Around the pool, there is a side deck with lounge chairs and chaise lounges....moreless

                  • Outdoor Grill

                  Location & View

                      • Mountain View:

                        The house has a beautiful view of Roussillon on the hilltop. There is also a great hiking trail behind the house that goes to the top of the mountain with outstanding views across the Luberon valley....moreless

                      Activities

                      • Museums
                      • Surfing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Golf
                      • Skiing
                      • Cycling
                      • Sailing
                      • Tennis
                      • Swimming
                      • Rock Climbing
                      • Kayaking
                      • Hot Air Ballooning
                      • Cross Country Skiing
                      • Snorkeling/Diving
                      • Snowboarding
                      • Groceries
                      • ATM/Bank
                      • Sight Seeing
                      • Shopping
                      • Shelling
                      • Wildlife Viewing
                      • Boating
                      • Horseback Riding
                      • Antiquing
                      • Restaurants
                      • Hiking
                      • Jet Skiing
                       

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                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      Base Rate
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,625
                      High Season
                      Jun 1 - Aug 31
                      7 night min stay

                      $4,354
                      Mid Season
                      Sep 1 - Sep 30
                      7 night min stay

                      $3,563
                      Low Season
                      Oct 1 - Mar 30
                      7 night min stay

                      $2,625
                      Mid Season
                      Apr 1 - May 31
                      7 night min stay

                      $3,563

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $300
                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Taxes Not included

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.


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                      Last updated: 04/23/2014
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                      Location

                      Car: Necessary

                       

                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2007

                      About the owner: We love Provence and we love this old country house. It's the perfect place for our vacations with our friends and families. It's perfectly situated between Roussillon and Gordes so we have the best of both worlds. We can easily access village life and markets within minutes and then easily return to the peace and quiet of the Luberon countryside. We have 3 children of our own - they love L'Eotile - so the house is perfect for kids of all ages.

                      Why the Owner Chose Roussillon:
                      We love this area. It's home to us and our children. We have been vacationing in this area of Provence for about 14 years. For us, this is the perfect location between Gordes & Roussillon, two of the most beautiful hilltop villages in Provence. We're close enough to the town to get our daily baguette and croissants. But we're far enough to enjoy the peace and quiet of the country side, hear the birds sing and see thousands of stars at night. Plus, we are a short drive from many of the things we love: antique shopping at L'isle sur la Sorgue, spending a day in Lourmarin or Avignon, or a short drive to the French Riviera. But mostly, we love the people here. Everyone here is so nice and helpful.

                      The Unique Benefits at this Chateau / Country House:
                      In the summertime, we love spending the day outside by the pool. The pool is surrounded by a nice olive grove and some lavender and roses and the kids love it (so do the adults!). We have a pool house with a fully stocked kitchen, a large fireplace and plenty of seating. So, most days, we have lunch and dinner out by the pool. And, because it's a fully outfitted kitchen, we don't have to haul food, cookware and dishes back and forth to the main house. Everything is right there in the Summer Kitchen. In the cooler months, we have dinner inside across from a big, roaring fire. It's very cozy and quiet in the winter months. Perfect place to unwind. During the day, we usually go to one of the many, famous Provencal markets in the surrounding towns - all about 10-15 minutes away. There are plenty of places to shop and buy antiques. There are about a dozen or so vineyards within 10 km from the house, and about 2-3 just down the road. There's no shortage of hiking trails and national parks. In fact, there's a great hiking trail right behind our house that leads up to the top of the hill overlooking Lioux and the great big stone wall. It's breathtaking to see that view from the top of the mountain and only about a 10 minute hike.


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                      Photos

                      • Rose Covered Entrance - Roussillon Luberon Provence Vacation Holiday Home & Pool

                        Rose Covered Entrance - Roussillon Luberon Provence Vacation Holiday Home & Pool

                      • Cozy Evenings by the Fire  - Roussillon Vacation Holiday Rental Luberon Provence

                        Cozy Evenings by the Fire - Roussillon Vacation Holiday Rental Luberon Provence

                      • Sitting Room in Large Master Bedroom and Great View Over Valley and Olive Groves

                        Sitting Room in Large Master Bedroom and Great View Over Valley and Olive Groves

                      • All Bathrooms Recently Remodeled in Quaint Provencal Style With Shower and Bath

                        All Bathrooms Recently Remodeled in Quaint Provencal Style With Shower and Bath

                      • Top Floor Bedroom with 2 Twin Beds - Perfect for Families or Friends

                        Top Floor Bedroom with 2 Twin Beds - Perfect for Families or Friends

                      • Provencal Kitchen with Ancient Vaulted Ceiling Recently Updated & New Appliances

                        Provencal Kitchen with Ancient Vaulted Ceiling Recently Updated & New Appliances

                      • Summer Kitchen Fireplace - Great for Cozy Dinners by the Fire at Night

                        Summer Kitchen Fireplace - Great for Cozy Dinners by the Fire at Night

                      • Dinner on the Terrace with Family and Friends and Thousands of Stars!

                        Dinner on the Terrace with Family and Friends and Thousands of Stars!

                      • Cozy & Quaint Salon - Roussillon Luberon Provence Vacation Holiday Home & Pool

                        Cozy & Quaint Salon - Roussillon Luberon Provence Vacation Holiday Home & Pool

                      • Large Master Bedroom with King Size Bed & Great Views of the Luberon

                        Large Master Bedroom with King Size Bed & Great Views of the Luberon

                      • Very Cute Twin Bedroom on Second Floor with a Great View of Roussillon

                        Very Cute Twin Bedroom on Second Floor with a Great View of Roussillon

                      • Top Floor Bedroom with King Size Bed and Great View of the Valley and Roussillon

                        Top Floor Bedroom with King Size Bed and Great View of the Valley and Roussillon

                      • Cozy Dining Room - Perfect for Coffee and Crossaints from the Village Baker

                        Cozy Dining Room - Perfect for Coffee and Crossaints from the Village Baker

                      • Large Pool Surrounded by Olive Groves with View of Roussillon on the Hill

                        Large Pool Surrounded by Olive Groves with View of Roussillon on the Hill

                      • And the Fully Outfitted Summer Kitchen Makes It Easy to Enjoy Dining Outdoors

                        And the Fully Outfitted Summer Kitchen Makes It Easy to Enjoy Dining Outdoors

                      • This is the View of the Luberon from All 4 Bedrooms in the House!

                        This is the View of the Luberon from All 4 Bedrooms in the House!

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