Our gite, part of an 18th century Provençal mas, has its own separate entrance and has been renovated to a high standard in the Provencal style. The accommodation comprises 2 bedrooms each with its own private bath/shower room. The large light and airy lounge/dining room with high ceilings and exposed beams has stunning views of the perched villages of Bonnieux and Lacoste. The property is set in the heart of the Luberon National Park with views across our orchard and the surrounding local vineyards. In the distance to the North is Mont Ventoux. The private heated pool and walled garden are for the exclusive use of our gite guests. In the nearby villages, you can experience typical Provençal cuisine or visit one of the weekly markets for your local produce and return home to the fully equipped kitchen to prepare lunch or dinner; the evening can be finished by relaxing with your favourite tipple in beautiful Provencal surroundings.
The double bedroom opens onto a newly constructed roof terrace of approximately 6M2 with views over the vineyards, perfect for that first cup of coffee! The twin bedroom has views to the north including an uninterrupted view of Mont Ventoux! The walled garden has a barbecue and exterior garden furniture for outdoor dining or relaxing and is for the exclusive use of gite guests The south facing heated pool and terrace area is complete with sun loungers and table and chairs for the private use of the gite. There are a selection of outdoor games available. Bicycle hire is available in the village. We have private parking for guests within our grounds
The Luberon has everything one could wish for, be it relaxing in one of the most beautiful areas in France or taking up one of the many activities in the region, from cycling to kayaking, walking or tennis, there is something to suit everyone close by. If a leisurely stroll in antiques markets is your way, the famous town of L'Isle sur la Sorgue is a short drive away.
With15 years of experience of running our holiday accommodation on the Cote D'Azur and now here in the Luberon, we have made La Marechale our home and are on hand to help with local information so you get the most from your holiday
Marseille Airport approximately 60 minutes, Nimes Airport approximately 90 minutes, Avignon Airport 25 minutes. The A8 autoroute is approximately 20 minutes from Bonnieux. The TGV train station is located in Avignon and is approximately 30 minutes away.
There is a combined CD, radio and iPod player and, a large selection of reading books and games suitable for all ages. The gite has WiFi and television which has satellite coverage of English, French and other European channels. A welcome pack of local delicacies will be provided for gite guests. Groceries can be provided on request at an extra charge . There is reversible air-conditioning throughout
Our property is uniquely positioned in the valley between the villages of Bonnieux and Lacoste. La Marechale the ideal place to relax in beautiful Provençal surroundings .If you are house hunting in the area, we are linked to a local estate agents and can accompany you on visits should you so wish.