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Beautifully Restored Character House at the Doorstep of Uzes

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 4 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
4 nights

About the property

House, 3 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6), pool

This very comfortable and elegant village house, with easy and close access to essential shopping facilities, is located in a very attractive region where you will find not only some of the richest historical cities of South of France but also some beautiful golf courses and...very good wine!

The house, which can accommodate 6, is located in the village of Montaren which is a stones' throw (3 km) away from Uzes a city that has been registered 'city of art and history'.

The owners have fully remodeled the house while keeping the original architecture in mind. The combination of antique and contemporary furniture as well as the creativity behind the overall decor that is reflected over the 3 floors inside the house contribute to the unique elegance of the living spaces. The kitchen/dining area is fully equipped with modern high-end stainless steel appliances and opens up to the interior courtyard with south exposure. The courtyard offers a fully landscaped patio, with adult wading pool,offering sun but also shade for afternoon tea. A large public parking with easy access is located across from the house.

Perfect location! Everything is nearby with easy access.

Fresh croissants and baguettes as well as the newspapers can be found in the village, the nearest supermarket ( Intermarché) les than 5 min. from the house offers a wide range of local, fresh produce. Of course, the very colorful local markets, in St-Quentin-la-Poterie (Fridays) and in Uzes (Saturdays), will make you discover the local and regional specialties.

The location of the village of Montaren in the Gard department is an asset to the house.

History enthousiasts and antique architecture fans will be indulged by the many sites to visit in the neighboring cities: (5 min.) in Uzes, the oldest Duchy of France; (15 min.) le Pont du Gard, roman aqueduct classified as part of the humanity heritage and the third most visited site in France; less tahn 45 min. away, the historical cities of Nîmes, Orange and Avignon; (1hr) Arles, capital of the Camargue...

Within a 60 km radius, fine wine connoisseurs can discover and taste local wines at the various wineries: rosés de Tavel, côtes du Rhone, Pic Saint Loup, Costières de Nîmes, Châteauneufs-du-Pape....

Theatre, Opera and music lovers alike will have a unique opportunity to experience the Choregies in the roman amphitheatre in Orange, in Uzes the Nuits Musicales festival or the world renown Festival d'Avignon as well as the numerous artistic productions in the roman arenas in Nîmes.

For the athletes among us - even during holidays - the possibilities are endless: hiking, biking, kayaking, the beaches nearby (1 hr), and a series of golf courses( Nîmes Campagne (18 holes), Nimes Vacquerolles (18 holes), Grand Avignon (18 holes), Servannes (18 holes), Uzes (9 holes), Les Baux (9 holes)) at less than one hour away.

The owner shares with you his favorite places in the house description booklet.

Keywords: Village house, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, outdoor patio with adult wading pool

More Details

Owner
Owner
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french, spanish, dutch
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
June 6, 2016

About The Owner

My wife and I loved to travel with our three children around the world during the holiday period. However, when our first grandchild was announced we thought that organizing such long trips would become more difficult and we looked for a sunny place (we are Belgian) where we could host the entire family during the summer holidays. By luck we found the 'mas'/house next door which met our criteria. Indeed, it is located in a village, it is big enough and has a nice swimming pool, it is close to an airport or a railway station ( easy commute to Brussels where I was working), it is located in a cultural active and attractive region, it is not too far away from quality medical support.

Today, for more than 12 years, we are spending about 5 months a year in Montaren and we still enjoy it tremendeously!

The Owner purchased this house in 2008

Why The Owner chose Languedoc-Roussillon

We bought the house we let - 16 Route d'Uzes - because, by doing so, we 'reassembled' the 'mas'/house, as it was at the origin.

What makes this house unique

The house is a very comfortable place, in a sunny region where there is always something to see, to do and...to taste.

Reviews

5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

Beautifully Restored Character House at the Doorstep of Uzes
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
Oregon, USA
5

Luxury escape in wine country!

  • 5 of 5

This place is so beautiful! The home has been decorated with the utmost taste and it feels like a home! All amenities are available and we could tell that the owners loved their place: it is charming, welcoming, clean and very well-maintained. The pool was great, perfect for my wife and I who wanted to cool down but did not need the olympic size pool, the kitchen was a high end modern kitchen with everything and more to cook if we wanted. The location is of course, perfect! We were near the sunflower and lavender fields, in the midst of wine country as well as the magical cities we came to visit. In all we loved it and would highly recommend such a great HOME! Thank you again for letting us enjoy!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2011
  • Stayed: Jun 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Uzes

  • 5 of 5

maison de charme authentique, accueil fabuleux! nous recommandons...

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Rates & Availability

Uzès House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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My Standard Rate
4 night minimum stay
$215
$1,396
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $322

50% at time of reservation
50%, 3 weeks prior to arrival
300 Euro refundable Damage Deposit upon arrival (in cash)

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Amenities

Uzès House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 1 bath with shower 1 shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • King size beds (1), Double Bed (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Child Bed (1)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lanai / Gazebo
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis

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