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Magnificent 18th Century Mas, Pool and Acres of Private Land

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Space 3,767 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Farmhouse, 6 Bedrooms, 6 Baths, (Sleeps 12)

Magnificent 18th century Provencal Mas; large shady courtyard under 300yr old Plane tree, swimming pool, summer kitchen and beautiful gardens with lavender field.

This splendid old property is nestled in the Luberon between two of the most beautiful villages of France, Bonnieux and Roussillon. The Mas boasts 350 m² of living space; full of character and beautiful decor, surrounded by 5 acres of private land.

The entire property has been superbly renovated and re decorated with style and high quality materials while keeping most of the original features. It has one adjoining wall with an old Mas next door that was once the old school house but both properties have entirely independant entrances and no views over each other.

There are 6 charming bedrooms all with ensuite bath/shower rooms, king size beds, queen size and singles. All have pretty views over the gardens, pool and courtyard. Two bedrooms are in the annexe and accessible via the courtyard and perfect for a small family or older guests. Please note that in order to enter the upstairs bedroom one must go through the ground floor bedroom.

The modern fully equipped kitchen has a central island with zinc top, american fridge, La Conche stove with 5 gaz and 2 electric ovens. Granite work tops and plenty of cupboards, dishwasher, micorwave, coffee maker and plenty of glassware, cutlery and glassware etc. There is a separate laundry room with washer, dryer and ironing facilities.

A beautiful cool elegant lounge with impressive beam structure and leaded windows awaits you just off the kitchen area and beyond the spacious dining area. Comfortable modern sofas and armchairs are ready to relax in by the old stone fireplace. The floors have the original tiles and the stone walls keep the heat out in the hot summer. A splendid wooden farm table and chairs in the dining area are perfect for evening meals when you are not eating outside under the amazing plane tree on the huge outdoor table.

A pretty cosy tv room is available for those who wish to keep up with the latest news and there is an office corner for computers if you really have to work.

The adorable summer kitchen is well equipped for bbq's and grills with table and chairs for 12 people. Lovely outdoor furniture is available to settle down into whilst sipping our local rosé wine and the fabulous pool 14 x 4m is calling you all for a refreshing swim. There are plenty of sunloungers and parasols.

This splendid property is perfect for those who wish to visit the Luberon and at the same time have a relaxing holiday with either family or friends. There are many restaurants and cafés in the charming villages and numerous wineries to visit, markets for fresh produce and so many activities for adults and childen.

Marseille and it's port, Cassis and other beaches are within an 1.30 hrs drive and you have the magical Camargue area to visit with it's beautiful wildlife, horses, flamingoes and wild bulls. Nime and Arles are not far either with their history and Aix en Provence, Avignon are definately worth a days visit.

Keywords: Provencal Mas, Farmhouse, House, private property, country home.

More Details

Property Manager
Property Manager
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
July 26, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

My husband and I recently stayed at Mas Tresor Cache in Bonnieux along with three other couples. We had a wonderful week at this beautiful home situated in the countryside of Provence. Having been to the Luberon in the past we were eager to share the area with our friends. I chose to rent this house through Bev because of her knowledge of Provence. In fact, her name came up more than once as I was researching the area so I felt very comfortable with my decision. From our first correspondance through the end of our week's stay she was quick to respond to any concerns or questions we had about the house. And above all, she was so easy to work with - professional yet at the same time friendly and enthusiastic about her work. We highly recommend Bev if you are looking to rent in this area.



Mas Tresor Cache was such a lovely house - there was nothing to not like about it. Bev had helped us arrange to have dinner prepared and served to us by a local woman on our first evening. Claire was delightful and we were so happy that we had made the decision to have her cook so that we could just enjoy the house when we arrived. What a perfect way to start our week! As we settled in we were all amazed at how well the house was equipped - plenty of cooking utensils, cutlery, glasses, etc. The beds were comfortable and made up with quality linens and plenty of pillows.The night air was pleasant so we slept well with the windows open. How special it was to be able to wake up and look out to such a lovely view. Our shower was really good too which is not always the case when renting a house.The living room was a perfect place to congregate when we chose to be inside with lots of comfortable seating, good lighting and reading materials. Christine, the housekeeper, was very efficient as well as especially kind and thoughtful. She had arranged roses for us from the many bushes growing around the property - a nice touch. The outside lighting was beautiful at night and contributed to the ambiance and magic of being in Provence. It certainly was hard to leave when Saturday arrived since by then we all had begun to feel so comfortable and so much at home.



Being blessed with beautiful weather we spent most of our time outside, eating both breakfast and dinner under the big tree in the courtyard. During the day we went off to sightsee, returning in the late afternoon to share our stories of what we had done for the day over a glass of wine. Thank you again Bev
May 2017
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Amenities

Bonnieux Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 3767 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Mountain View
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Bathroom 4 -
    Bathroom 5 -
    Bathroom 6 -
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • King size beds (4), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (4), Baby Cribs (2)
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
Outside:
  • Gazebo
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
Suitability:
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • horseback riding
  • miniature golf
  • scenic drives
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • golf
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveler reviews)

Magnificent 18th Century Mas, Pool and Acres of Private Land
average rating of 5.0 based on 24 reviews
Pasadena, CA
5

A magical week in Provence

  • 5 of 5

Words cannot adequately describe what an amazing property this is! I wanted to spend my 40th birthday in a beautiful location with friends and family, and I cannot imagine a more perfect spot than Le Tresor Cache.

The house is located in a prime spot for exploring the Luberon. We'd visit the local villages in the morning to pick up supplies for the day, and then spend most of the afternoon swimming in the pool. The kitchen is well stocked, and we enjoyed cooking there most nights. We also had Angelina cook a couple of nights. She was very lovely, and if possible, make sure she cooks a potato gratin for you. Her deserts are amazing too.

Some of the highlights of our trip:

Farmers market in Coustellet (only in summers)

Maison Gouin in Coustellet- picked up wine, pates, salami, and steaks to grill

Driving to Bonnieux in the mornings for pastries

Riding bikes on the windy roads

Walking to Pont Julien

Hiring a private boat in Marseille and swimming in the Callanques

Wine tasting in Chateauneuf du Pape

Buying rose at Chateau la Canorgue (just down the street)

Watching the sunset at Lacoste

Market days (any of them!)

Berverly was super helpful throughout the whole process. Especially when I had to call her from the airport when they lost our luggage! She gave the airlines directions to the house so they could deliver it a couple days later. She also checked in during the trip to make sure we had everything we needed.

It was a wonderful vacation, and I highly recommend this property. We loved it so much that we're going back in March for a family celebration!

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Gorgeous Dream Holiday in Provence

  • 5 of 5

I rented this property as part of a dream trip I was hosting for seven other Australian women, so I needed the villa to match everything I had seen on the website ... and more!

I am delighted to advise this is such a lovely property, it fully captured the vibe of what I was wishing to share with the women on our tour. And most importantly, the support we received from the manager, Beverly and her team was absolutely crucial to the success of the week. Nothing was too much trouble and all my dealings with Beverly were pleasant, efficient and productive.

The villa is glamorous and gorgeous, just something fabulous out of a style or design magazine. Everything was beautifully styled and presented. The bedrooms and bathrooms were a very high standard. The kitchen is a cook's dream - and we hired Angelina, the adorable cook for two absolutely exquisite meals during our week - and it all just worked wonderfully well for us all.

We all particularly loved the pool area. Lounging around having quiet afternoons snoozing, and then launching into gin and tonics at 5.00pm for a great party by the pool at dusk, was ... too much fun.

Everything about Le Tresor Cache was fabulous. We all loved it, and I'm happy to say this can easily be anyone's perfect 'home from home' whilst holidaying in Provence

  • Submitted: Sep 6, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Hong Kong
5

Provence perfection

  • 5 of 5

This house is a winner. Centrally located in the Luberon Valley - close to many beautiful villages. The house is beautiful - spacious and well decorated bedrooms, a well equiped large kitchen, beautiful indoor and outdoor dining areas and a refreshing pool area - perfect for a dip and a nap after a day of exploring. The house is beautifully maintained and very well managed by the always helpful Beverly. Highly recommended

  • Submitted: Sep 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Canton, MA, USA
5

Great Multi-Family Vacation Home in the Heart of the Luberon

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful stay at Le Tresor Cache, last week. We were three families with six adults and six children ages 10-19. This home provided everything we needed both in terms of amenities and location. The pictures do not do justice to the size of the Mas, in our opinion, or the outdoor living space that is important to summer travelers with kids. We most enjoyed the flow between the interior and the outdoor living spaces that were all interconnected. The outdoor space is where we spent most afternoons after day-trips to the markets and surrounding towns nearby and far as Marseille-all within ten minutes to an hour and a half drive from the house. The outdoor space encompassed the outdoor living room area that had very comfortable searting for all, a covered outdoor dining room/kitchen with fireplace, an additional space for dining in the courtyard under the gorgeous plane tree, and the pool area including an outdoor bathroom and changing house, a pergola and seating areas by the pool. The pool was great for the kids, big in comparison to some we have experienced in other houses, and given the close proximity to the outdoor living room, it was perfect space for both adults and kids to each enjoy the beautiful afternoons and evenings. The plane tree provided a gorgeous shady canopy in the courtyard on particularly hot days, and the phenomenal mistral winds we experienced on a few of the evenings during cocktail hour also cooled us all after a sunny hot day . There was plenty of sleeping space, several places for the kids of different interests and ages to hang out, and opportunity for those who needed to remain connected to the world beyond Bonnieux for partial working vacations, to do so. Who knew three families would have over 30 Apple devices on vacation? Le Tresor Cache is a modernized Mas that truly responded to the different needs of everyone in our big group ! The kitchen had every gadget and appliance we needed, to satisfy our enjoyment of cooking great meals each night together. With close proximity to the local farms, and local vineyards, we enjoyed fresh picked Cavaillon melons each morning and frequented the farm stands that were stocked with over 15 varieties of heirloom tomatoes and other local produce. We were very happy to support the local Cave Cooperative to taste and purchase the local wines to the Luberon region ! For summer travelers, we recommend this home given the incredible outdoor living space! Thanks Beverly! A la prochaine!

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2012
  • Stayed: Jul 2012
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Israel
5

Great spot in the Luberon

  • 5 of 5

The house is located in a wonderful spot in the Luberon. Very relaxing, amenities are great, very quiet and relaxing.

Beverly is of great help with all the additional little issues ( bikes, food, visiting etc..)

We are definitively coming back

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2011
  • Stayed: Aug 2011
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Map

Car: necessary

In the heart of the Luberon between Roussillon and Bonnieux

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Rates & Availability

Bonnieux Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Manager accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
July/August
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$9,317
 
 
September
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 29 2017
7 night minimum stay
$8,153
 
 
October
Sep 30 2017 - Oct 31 2017
7 night minimum stay
$6,406
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
$6,406
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $2,329.37

30% is required to reserve the property and the balance is payable 4 weeks before arrival

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