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Property in its surroundings. Lavender field on upper right side

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Last updated: 02/20/2010

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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

A classic tile-roofed Provencal chateau built around 1750 near the colorful market town of Apt, hilltop village of Saignon and 350,000 -acre Parc Naturel du Lubéron.

Suitable for a maximum of 10 people including children, the rental has 8 rooms, including: a large master suite with a fireplace, 4 double bedrooms and a charming single in a round tower; 5 bathrooms; fully equipped laundry room; independent kitchen; spacious, stylishly furnished living/dining area with a large, rustic stone fireplace.

Total area: 400 square meters/4303 square feet.

The compound constitutes one of the chateau's two interlocking wings. It has a delightful private courtyard with stone planters, a mulberry tree, umbrella table and patio furniture. Other outdoor amenities include a large swimming pool, tennis court, open grill barbecue and formal garden, set on 25 acres bordered by lavender fields, oak woods and a Grand Randonné footpath in the secluded valley below.

This is a perfect place for biking and walking; sightseeing among villages - Menerbes, Bonnieux ,Lacoste, Roussillon-in the Lubéron Mountains; sampling produits de terroir like honey, wine, truffles and lavender, or simply relaxing in the Provencal sunshine.

Amenities:
Satellite TV, DVD player, ADSL internet, sheets, towels, washer-drier, dish washer, microwave, freezer, baby cot and high chair.

Additional services:
Caretaker, cleaning-cooking available on request.

Notices:
No lift, no pets, no smoking indoors, personal car necessary.

Keywords: beautiful mansion with gardens and wooded areas

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Property Type

  • House
  • 4000 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Alternative Lifestyle
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10, Beds for 9-10

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms

Other Amenities

  • Pool 14 x 7 sq meters ,tennis court in lavender field, wooded area

Entertainment

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

Theme

  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Library
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Nude Beach
  • Restaurants

Local Services & Businesses

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

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 10 people

General

  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Upon request...moreless

  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.6
from 8 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
fall,winter
Sep 4 - Apr 15, 2017
7 night min stay

$6,743

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $1,123.82
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

down payment,plus remaining upon arrival


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Calendar

The property's calendar has not been updated in over 79 months. You can contact the owner for availability or look for properties with confirmed availability

 

Location

80 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
marseilles
1 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
apt
30 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
55 Kilometres
Nearest Train
avignon
Apt, France
Nearest Motorway
d48
1 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
apt

Car: Necessary

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1985

About the owner: Business, academic consultant with science degrees from MIT and Columbia University

Why the Owner Chose Apt, France:
Beautiful house, beautiful region near many cultural centers.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
Being able to spend time with friends.


Contact us

Speaks: english, french

 

Photos

  • Property in its surroundings. Lavender field on upper right side

    Property in its surroundings. Lavender field on upper right side

  • View of village of Saignon at top of hill

    View of village of Saignon at top of hill

  • Swimming pool

    Swimming pool

  • A walk in the garden

    A walk in the garden

VRBO #287705

This listing was first published here in 2010.

Date last modified - Monday, September 26, 2016

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  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
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  • Property type
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Member since: 2010
Speaks: english, french
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  • Calendar last updated 02/20/2010

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