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Apartments with Pool in the Heart of Rural Provence - Aups-Var - L'Amandier

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Last updated: 07/17/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Property description

Boutique Apartments with pool in Provence- Le Diamant Noir offers 4 star accommodation in three, tastefully-furnished garden apartments, surrounded by lovely gardens and easy access to the swimming pool, where sun loungers are provided to enjoy the wonderful climate of Provence.
Each apartment has been individually styled with great attention to detail , providing the necessary equipment to make your holiday experience as easy and comfortable as possible. We are situated 1km from the market town of Aups- an easy and pleasant walk. A typical Provencal town, Aups offers all the necessary amenities with shops, restaurants, cafés, a wealth of history and its twice weekly market, brimming over with the local produce of the surrounding area.
Ample, secure, off- road parking is at your disposal. Evening meals are available on request, as are picnics for those days in the beautiful countryside.
All linen and towels are included in the price


Aups is the Southern gateway to the Gorges Du Verdon - known for its picturesque scenery and many sporting activities. Located in the Verdon National Park, close to the Gorges du Verdon and the Lac Sainte Croix there are numerous outdoor pursuits for those who are actively minded. White water sports to include rafting canyoning and kayaking are available along with sailing and fishing. Climbing, hiking, horse riding and mountain biking are available in the area.
The lavender plateau of Velensole is only a short drive away and for those who want to venture further, both the Alpes of Haute Provence and the resorts of the Côte d'Azur, such as St Tropez, Antibes, Cannes and Nice are easily accessible by car.
The Haut Var area is steeped in history and there are many medieval villages to visit, all telling their own stories. Several of these perched, hilltop villages can be found around us - Aiguines, Tourtour, Moustières, Saint Marie, Moissac Bellevue, Cotignac, Villecroze to name but a few.
There are provençal markets in the region every day. Aups itself has a twice weekly market overflowing with colourful produce. during the winter moths theres is an active truffle market every Thursday
We are surrounded by domains and chateaux all producing their own very drinkable wines. Most of these establishments offer wine tasting. You are not compelled to buy wine in bulk. You can buy a single bottle. Some of the vineyards also have shop selling other local specialities.
Le Diamant Noir is situated 1km from the town of Aups. Aups is a very attractive, genuine provençal town and provides all the amenities that you require - banks, post office, pharmacy, medical service, numerous food shops, twice-weekly market, cafés, bars, several good restaurants, gift shops, tourist office, tennis courts etc. All of these are within easy walking distance. The well-stocked supermarket is conveniently situated just across the road.
As an alternative to self-catering we offer home-made, pre-prepared meals, from finest local ingredients, frozen to be reheated at your convenience at any time during your stay, or a meal of your choice to have ready with accompaniments, on your arrival to make that first evening totally hassle free.Evening meals are available with pre-booking. BBQs - we hold a weekly BBQ during summer months.
Perhaps you are celebrating a special occasion during your stay - let us know in advance if you would like us to cater for this special occasion.
We also offer picnics and if you wish, the hire of a car-operated cooler to keep your provisions cool as you explore the local countryside.

L'Amandier: Aups Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 72804ha

This attractively decorated, light and airy one floor garden gite has two comfortable bedrooms, with generous wardrobes. One bedroom has a double bed and the other twin beds. A large, tiled shower room also houses a washing machine. The fully equipped kitchen with microwave, cooker, hob, oven, dishwasher, fridge-freezer and various utensils, leads on to a dining area and sitting area with TV and DVD player. There is also a CD player. French doors open on to a covered terrace, providing an outdoor living space for al fresco dining. A gas barbecue and tools are provided for outdoor cooking. Garden furniture is provided.

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Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 43 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 3-4

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Other Amenities

  • For extensive information on the accommodation and the area do consult our blog site www.provence-holidayrental.com ...moreless

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities

Attractions

  • Museums
  • Winery Tours

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Groceries
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Rural
  • Town

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountaineering
  • Paragliding
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    The indoor area consists of a table with extendable leaf and four chairs. Th outdoor terrace has a dining table and chairs...moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people

General

  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating:

    Heating by electric radiators ( extra charge in winter months)...moreless

  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    weekly linen change...moreless

  • Parking:

    Secure off-road parking on the property, behind security gates...moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    All towels are provided plus swimming towels...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Washing machine is provided ( in bathroom)...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Complimentary wifi is available...moreless

Kitchen

  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils:

    Dishes and utensils are all provided, enabling you to cook anything from a simple snack to an elaborate meal. There is enough crockery and glasses provided for you and guests....moreless

  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen:

    The open plan living space, has a very well equipped kitchen, with all the utensils to cook an excellent dinner from the abundant local produce ...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven:

    Gas hob with electric cooker...moreless

  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Barbecue
  • Deck / Patio:

    Private terrace with dining table and chairs...moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    Small private garden are with chairs and brolley...moreless

  • Outdoor Grill:

    Gas barbecue provided...moreless

  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool:

    Pool in the garden with enough sun loungers for all guests....moreless

  • Outdoor Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Semi-Detached
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 17 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
High
Jun 27 - Aug 28, 2015
7 night min stay

€1,485

Changeover Day: Saturday

Late Summer
Aug 29 - Sep 25, 2015
3 night min stay
€190
€1,150
Low
Sep 26 - Dec 18, 2015
3 night min stay
€185
€995
Christmas
Dec 19 - Jan 1, 2016
7 night min stay

€1,455

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit €400
  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

A 30%deposit is payable on booking. Balance becomes payable 8 weeks before arrival.

A security deposit is payable of €400.

Payment via Paypal or online through homeaway

Linen, towels and end of stay clean are included in the rental rates. There will be an extra charge for electricity during the winter months.

Changeover days for weekly lets Saturday to Saturday.


Cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking.


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Last updated: 07/17/2015
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Location

114 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Nice ,Toulon/ St Tropez, Marseille
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
Aups
34 Kilometres
Nearest Train
Les Arcs
43 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
Le Muy A8
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
Aups
136 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
La Foux, Allos
59 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
Frejus

Car: Recommended

Provence holiday accommodation- Var-Aups. Join us at Le Diamant Noir for a memorable stay in the Verdon National Park. Although you need go no further than our local and historic town of Aups for a taste of real Provence with its famous truffle market, we are in a region of extreme natural beauty with a wealth of flora and fauna for nature lovers. Situated at the foothills of the alps we are surrounded by spectacular scenery, from fortified medieval hill-top villages to the magnificent Gorges du Verdon, from the Lac Sainte Croix to the Lavender Plateau of Valensole. Surrounded by local producers there are gastronomic delights at every corner not forgetting many hectares of vineyards and wine-tasting opportunities. Both the Alpes of Haute Provence and the resorts of the Cote d’Azur are easily accessible by car.

Other Activities: kayaking, canyoning and rafting in the Gorges Du Verdon.

 

Owner info


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

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Photos

  • Pool Le Diamant Noir

    Pool Le Diamant Noir

  • double bedroom l'Amandier

    double bedroom l'Amandier

  • Bedroom Le Genévrier

    Bedroom Le Genévrier

  • kitchen/dining area Le Genévrier

    kitchen/dining area Le Genévrier

  • La Truffiére

    La Truffiére

  • Kitchen La Truffière

    Kitchen La Truffière

  • Bedroom La Truffière

    Bedroom La Truffière

  • Lac Sainte Croix

    Lac Sainte Croix

  • Aups

    Aups

  • L'Amandier

    L'Amandier

  • Twin bedroom L'Amandier

    Twin bedroom L'Amandier

  • kitchen/dining L'Amandier

    kitchen/dining L'Amandier

  • Le Genevrier

    Le Genevrier

  • living room Le Genévrier

    living room Le Genévrier

  • Le Genévrier garden

    Le Genévrier garden

  • Terrace la Truffière

    Terrace la Truffière

  • sitting area LaTruffière

    sitting area LaTruffière

  • table tennis and pétanque

    table tennis and pétanque

  • fun on the lake

    fun on the lake

  • Gorges Du Verdon

    Gorges Du Verdon

  • local lavender fields

    local lavender fields

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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Property type
    Apartment
Owner
Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, french
  • Response time Within 12 hours
  • Response rate 100%
  • Calendar last updated 07/17/2015
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