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'Les Magnanarelles' is a spacious welcoming property situated on an acre (.4 hectares) of peaceful wooded land and private inviting gardens on a residential land featuring a magnificient view of the valley, in the village of LOURMARIN, officially named as one of France most beautiful medieval villages at the foot of the natural park of the Luberon, near Avignon and Aix-en-Provence. This large, bright and comfortable villa has curved lines and ceiling beams which recall the traditional architectural style of the region. The home is furnished with classic and modern pieces and features marble flooring throughout. The house can take six guests adults and one young child in comfort: there is one double bedroom (bed size 160 X 200) with en-suite bathroom overlooking the gardens and pool, two single beds (90 X 200) on a mezzanine with en-suite shower room, 1 double bedroom (140X200) which opens onto a terrace and gardens, one separate bathroom and four toilets. One additional double bedroom (140X200) can be opened on request at extra cost. A cot and a high chair are provided. Available to guests are hair dryers, ceiling fans in the bedrooms and mosquito nets in the all villa. The spacious dining room and living room include plenty of comfortable furniture, a piano, a fireplace, (wood is supplied), Satellite TV with English language channels, a DVD/CD player, English and French DVDs, CDs library, a radio, ipod, iphone dock and all sorts of recreational amenities. The kitchen is fully equipped for enthusiastic cooks, and includes a dishwasher, a micro-wave, oven, vitroceramic hob, a fridge-freezer, a coffee machine, an electric kettle, a toaster, a full range of cooking utensils. Also available to guests are a landline phone at no extra charge for local, national and international, internet access, Wi-Fi,a large library with English & French books, a ping-pong table, table football, and badminton equipment. Outside is a well-furnished shaded terrace with marble floor throughout, a Weber gas grill and a panoramic view towards the Durance hills and the village of La Roque d'Antheron (summer festival of piano). This is an ideal place to enjoy tranquility and privacy in beautiful nature. The 10 X 5 metre swimming pool is surrounded by a terrace with pool beds and umbrellas. In the basement are available a washing machine and a clothes dryer. The house is centrally heated in shoulder & winter seasons. This home is available year round. Sorry, No Pets allowed. Keywords: Holiday rental private house, private pool, sleep up to 6-9 Guests
Christmas/NY'Eve Dec 20 - Jan 2, 2015 7 night min stay
Winter 1 Jan 3 - Apr 24, 2015 7 night min stay
Spring 1 Apr 25 - May 29, 2015 7 night min stay
Spring 2 May 30 - Jun 12, 2015 7 night min stay
Late Spring Jun 13 - Jun 26, 2015 7 night min stay
High season Jun 27 - Aug 28, 2015 7 night min stay
Late summer Aug 29 - Oct 2, 2015 7 night min stay
My Standard Rate 7 night min stay
Changeover Day: Saturday
Additional information about rental rates
Cleaning, local taxes€180
Refundable Damage Deposit€1,000
Prices include bed linen, towels, utilities (electricity&water), Wi-Fi, phone free national, a complimentary bottle of good wine.
We require a deposit of 50% to secure the booking.
We can accept secure payments by bank transfer or with Credit Card through PayPal.
The final balance should be paid 8 weeks before arrival.
A damage deposit of 1000 euros is requested up-on arrival
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Each Friday morning is the colourful provencal market in the village of Lourmarin. Also in the village Concerts all year round, markets in each village of the region, Wineries'visit. Lourmarin has a lot to visit, a beautiful renaissance castle, art galleries and is within easy reach of every sites of interest: Les Baux de Provence is a beautiful village built on a large rocky outcrop offering a stupendous view over a large plain and the Alpilles mountain range. Also worth visiting are St-Rémy-de-Provence, a painters'village renowned for its antique stores, and the old quarter of Aix-en-Provence, where one can visit the studio of the painter Paul Cézanne. Nîmes is nearby, with its Roman arena and many ancient ruins. To the north is L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and its antiques, the city of Avignon, once home to the medieval papacy, which still has the spectacular Papal Palace and the famous bridge of St-Bénézet immortalized in the song sur le pont d'Avignon. The wine roads are a must-see in a region made famous by Châteauneuf-du-Pape. Lourmarin is one hour from the Mediterranean sea.
Year Purchased: 1990
About the owner: Noël and Jacqueline built this house in 1990 for the family needs. We had always been in love with this area of peace, light and beauty where the weather is ideal at almost all times of the year.
Why the Owner Chose Lourmarin: We chose Lourmarin because it is a very special place, for its varied and exquisite landscapes, for the easy and fast access from anywhere thanks to the TGV at Avignon and Aix-en-Provence or from the international Marseille Airport “Marignane” or Nice international Airport. The property is on the edge of Lourmarin and offers magnificient landscapes onto the valley and the village of La Roque d’Anthéron (festival of piano in summer time), onto the Alpilles or towards the village of Lourmarin. It is wooded with pins, olive trees, cypress, oaks… and has the scent of thym and rosemary. The village offers a lively life and marvelous food and wine in more than fifteen gastronomic restaurants.
The Unique Benefits at this House: It is the perfect place for unwind and relax and feel completely at peace in this property, a haven of tranquility and privacy. The pool makes easy to spend a lot of time on the property surrounded by a typical provencal garden with lavenders and aromatic plants but the area offers a huge range of activities and attractions.