Feedback

VRBO is part of the HomeAway family, the world leader in vacation rentals with over 1 million listings. We offer the largest selection of properties for any travel occasion and every budget. We’re committed to helping families and friends find a perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together. Learn More

Spacious Studio with Terrace in Lovely Area Close to Center

You sent a message to this owner.

Calendar

Last updated: 12/21/2014
Check availability
23 Available
21 Unavailable
22 Today
23 Selected dates
  • Minimum stay:4 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Aix en Provence studio description

Aix en Provence, founded by the Romans attracted to its thermal springs, is a beautiful university town a half hour north of Marseille and an hour and a half west of Cannes. In opinion polls it has more than once been voted on by French people as the town they would most like to live in.

It has immense charm, outstanding historic architecture, wonderful sunny weather, lively markets, great foods (hundreds of restaurants), hearty wine, and a large international community. It is large enough to be cosmopolitan and small enough to be human. For music lovers there is a world-class opera festival every July.

The studio is at road level in a gate house on a property with beautiful Provencal vegetation located in one of the loveliest areas of Aix in a calm, country setting only two miles from the center of town (easy walking distance). It is in the north-east sector of the town, which is the side which has been protected from development. There is bus service into town about 700 meters from the property. If you walk a half hour in one direction, you are on the beautiful, historic, and lively Cours Mirabeau, the Champs Elysees of Aix and one of the most famous boulevards in France. If you walk in the other direction, you have a peaceful and lovely country experience. Many guests have used this for jogging and hiking.

The apartment is spacious and tastefully furnished. It contains a sleeping area with a queen-sized bed and large closet, a marble bathroom with a shower and washing machine. There is a sectional couch with TV in the living area, and a completely equipped kitchen (with dishwasher, 2-door refrigerator with roomy freezer, micro-wave, induction burners and oven), and a dining area with table and chairs. Guests can eat outside in the good weather on a charming adjoining terrace.

The apartment is light and bright, and was recently redone. All linens, cooking ware, and dishes are provided. There is a parking area which can accomodate a compact to medium-sized car.




Keywords: Large, attractively furnished studio, all amenities, wifi, parking, quiet, peaceful, semi-country setting, near center, terrace, walks, jogging, spacious, queen-sized bed, full kitchen, well-equipped, nature.

Why VRBO

We offer vacation rentals for every budget

Choose from a wide variety of properties

No booking fees

Free to book with no hidden costs

We help you travel with confidence

Every listing is guaranteed against fraud

Experienced property owners or managers

Average five years in the business

Property Type

      • Studio

      Accommodation Type

          • Vacation Rental

          Meals

              • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

              Suitability

              • Non Smoking Only
              • Pets Not Allowed

              Bedrooms: 0 Bedrooms, Sleeps 2, Beds for 2

              • Queen size bed (1) Guests have reported this to be a very comfortble bed....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1

                ...moreless

              • The bathroom is marble-tiled with a walk-in shower and is equipped with a washing machine....moreless

              Entertainment

              • Books
              • Television:

                Large flat screen - 80 centimeters. (32 inches)...moreless

              • Video Library:

                There is a selection of English language DVD s....moreless

              Theme

              • Budget
              • Historic
              • Romantic
              • Tourist Attractions

              Attractions

              • Churches
              • Cinemas
              • Health/Beauty Spa
              • Library
              • Live Theater
              • Museums
              • Playground
              • Restaurants
              • Ruins
              • Winery Tours

              Local Services & Businesses

              • ATM/Bank
              • Fitness Center
              • Groceries
              • Hospital
              • Massage Therapist
              • Medical Services

              Leisure Activities

              • Antiquing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Gambling Casinos
              • Horseback Riding
              • Scenic Drives
              • Shopping
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Cycling
              • Golf
              • Hiking
              • Mountaineering
              • Sailing
              • Swimming
              • Tennis

              Dining

              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 4 people

              General

              • Clothes Dryer:

                The washer includes a dryer program....moreless

              • Hair Dryer
              • Heating
              • Internet
              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Parking:

                There is parking for a compact car....moreless

              • Parking Off Street:

                There is a parking area, but it is only large enough to accomodate a compact car....moreless

              • Towels Provided
              • Washing Machine:

                The washer is in the unit and private....moreless

              • Wireless Internet

              Kitchen

              • Coffee Maker
              • Cooking Utensils
              • Dishes & Utensils
              • Dishwasher
              • Kitchen:

                Induction burners Oven Micro wave Dishwasher Two door refrigerator - freezer Toaster Coffee maker...moreless

              • Microwave
              • Refrigerator:

                2 Door Refrigerator with 3-drawer freezer...moreless

              • Stove:

                The burners are induction technology....moreless

              • Toaster

              Outside

                  • Deck / Patio
                   

                  Reviews

                  Write a review 4.9
                  from 8 traveler reviews
                  Loading...
                   
                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Low Season
                  Nov 1 - Apr 18, 2015
                  4 night min stay
                  €65
                  €450 €1,100
                  * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                  Additional information about rental rates

                  Fees:

                  • Cleaning fee €40
                  • Taxes Not included

                  Notes:

                  There is a security deposit of 250 euros. It can be more for longer stays. It is refundable upon departure if the apartment is left in good condition.


                  Please wait... Travel with confidence

                  Pay with an approved method (credit card, check, or bank transfer) to protect your payment up to $1,000. Before making a payment always call the owner at the number listed on our website, and never use instant money transfer services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.


                  Don't forget your vacation protection! Get protected now

                  Adding our Vacation Protection services can make sure your getaway goes smoothly, no matter what. We offer Cancellation Protection, Carefree Rental Guarantee, and Damage Protection so you can truly relax.

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.
                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.
                   

                  Calendar

                  Last updated: 12/21/2014
                  Check availability
                  23 Available
                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
                  23 Selected dates
                   

                  Location

                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Airport
                  Marignane
                  2 Miles
                  Nearest Barpub
                  8 Miles
                  Nearest Golf
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Train
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Motorway
                  3 Miles
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  20 Miles
                  Nearest Beach
                  Beach

                  Car: Recommended

                   

                  Owner info

                  Year Purchased: 1976

                  Why the Owner Chose Aix en Provence:
                  Please consult this section of listing #5958 (the gate house on the same property) for more information about how I came to be here and my reasons for loving Aix and my property in particular. I would hope that you will come and love it as much as I do.

                  The Unique Benefits at this Studio:
                  It is rare to find a studio apartment of this quality and size in Aix, particularly in this part of town with its large properties, beautiful environment, and lovely Provencal vegetation. It is in the north-east sector of the city, the side which has been protected from the development, that has characterized other areas. There is bus service into town about 700 meters from the property, but one can walk to the Cours Mirabeau in a little over a half hour or hike instead in the other direction to enjoy nature and the countryside. It is like having the country in the city.


                  Contact us

                  Speaks: english, french

                  Guestbook comments from the owner

                  Loading...
                  1 of 1
                   

                  Photos

                  • Terrace of Studio in quiet setting

                    Terrace of Studio in quiet setting

                  • View of Bedroom and Living Area

                    View of Bedroom and Living Area

                  • Kitchen and Dining Area

                    Kitchen and Dining Area

                  • View of Terrace from Interior

                    View of Terrace from Interior

                  • Terrace

                    Terrace

                  • Shower

                    Shower

                  • Aerial View

                    Aerial View

                  • Main House on Property

                    Main House on Property

                  • Bedroom and Living Area

                    Bedroom and Living Area

                  • Kitchen Area

                    Kitchen Area

                  • Bathroom

                    Bathroom

                  • Property in Aix en Provence

                    Property in Aix en Provence

                  • Main House and Gate house

                    Main House and Gate house

                  • Living room area

                    Living room area

                  VRBO #5956

                  There have been  visitors to this page since the counter was last reset in .

                  This listing was first published here in 2000.

                  Date last modified - Sunday, December 21, 2014

                  €65 per night (EUR)
                  8

                  0 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 2

                  View calendar: Updated 12/21/14
                  Minimum stay: 4 nights
                  Dates are unavailable
                  Please stay a bit longer. A stay of nights or more is required for these dates.
                  This listing requires that rentals start on a .
                  Get an instant quote
                  Owner
                  Member since: 2000
                  Speaks: english, french
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/21/2014
                  Email owner

                  + +33 04 42 21 0807

                  Please wait... Travel with confidence Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees Learn how to pay safely
                  Add vacation protection services to your booking

                  Three services to protect your trip:

                  Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.

                  Guarantee the rental meets your expectations.

                  Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.


                  Get it now

                  Share this property via Email

                  Spacious Studio with Terrace in Lovely Area Close to Center

                  Aix en Provence #5956

                  0 BR  1 BA  Sleeps 2

                  You must be signed in to share this property by e-mail

                  Share this property via Email

                    Please correct the following errors and resend:
                  • Enter one or more valid email addresses separated by commas.
                  • Oops! You have exceeded the limit of 10 email addresses.
                  • Your message may not contain markup. Please remove the markup and try again.