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Luxury Family Villa + Guest Cottage with Pool in Hills/Vineyards Nr St Tropez

Bedrooms 5
Half Baths2
Space 3,013 sq. ft.
Property type villa


About the property

Villa (4 bed - sleeps 8) + Cottage (sleeps 4), Private heated pool + poolhouse

Belle Colline is a fantastically designed luxury villa purposefully arranged to cater for families and larger groups of friends. Nestled between vineyards and hillside woodland, near the picturesque village of Plan de la Tour, it is a wonderful place to relax and unwind in the peaceful French countryside. With numerous outdoor patios and wonderful views, it is the perfect place to enjoy the great outdoor Provence experience with the knowledge you are in a safe environment. We are only a short drive from the hustle and bustle of coastal towns such as St.Tropez, Ste. Maxime, and Frejus, so there is easy access to a great selection of beaches to chose from every day. Picturesque hilltop villages such as Gassin, Grimaud and La Garde Freinet are also nearby.

With 4 bedrooms in the main house and a separate self contained cottage sleeping up to 4, Belle Colline offers accommodation for up to 3 families or one large extended family without people feeling on top of each other.

Amenities include:

- heated pool with safety fence

- pool house with BBQ/kitchenette/fridge and WC

- outdoor games e.g. floodlit boules, table tennis

- WiFi, satellite TV, DVD player, Sonos

- washing machine + dryer

- air conditioning in guest cottage, some mobile units in main house

Belle Colline has recently undergone a complete renovation - both house and garden have been redesigned and the result is a stunning setting for a memorable family holiday.

Keywords: family, toddler, baby, villa, luxury, quiet, safe, france, south france, st. tropez, children, kids, pool, boule, cottage, nice, cannes, provence

More Details

Stephen Nundy
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 30, 2018

About Stephen Nundy

We are a family with two toddlers based in London who want to be able to relax when we arrive at Belle Colline in the safe knowledge everything is perfectly set up! As a result we have everything you need for a family holiday already setup inc spare pushchairs, highchairs, stairgates, cots etc so we (and you) can travel that little bit lighter.

Stephen Nundy purchased this villa in 2010

Why Stephen Nundy chose Le Plan-de-la-Tour

Very well connected with frequent flights to the area, wanted the safety and peacefulness of the area whilst remaining close to beaches, villages and attractions of the Cote D'Azur.

The local town itself has all the shops you would want for and is wonderfully inviting and safe, allowing us to spend evenings out in the local restaurants and bars whilst the children play in pedestrianised areas.

What makes this villa unique

We renovated Belle Colline under the guidance of a London based interior designer who also has a home in the region and was able to source local craftsmen, furnishings to ensure it is in keeping with the local Provençal style . As a result the home has been extensively remodelled to our exact requirements to ensure the family comes first. The layout has been designed to create 3 separate 'zones' so 3 families can stay together each with their own full bathroom facilities with the kitchen/lounge/dining room and various patios being the central meeting places.

We've put a lot of effort into making sure it is as a safe and fun as an environment as possible with minimal number of steps inside the house and with a pool fence completely surrounding the pool area.


Le Plan-de-la-Tour Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 3013 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Mid-week clean
  • Check in
Location Type:
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Computer Available
  • Covered Parking
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • 2 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
    Bathroom 3 -
    Pool House - toilet
  • 3 full bathrooms, 4 toilets (one in pool house), 1 shower room
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single , Regular single bed with pull out trundle to turn into a twin
    Bedroom 3 - 1 double
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Guest House bedroom - 2 twin/ single , Mezzanine level of guest cottage
    Guest House sofa bed/studio - 1 sleep sofa /futon , Queen size sofa bed in studio of guest cottage
  • King size beds (1), Double Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (1), Child Beds (1), Baby Cribs (3) 1 wooden cot and 2 travel cots, Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Game Console ...
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • 1 bicycles
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • horseback riding
  • horseshoes
  • miniature golf
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • scenic drives
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • parasailing
  • racquetball
  • rafting
  • rock climbing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Cot (3), Airbeds (2), Highchairs (2), Booster seat (1), lightweight stroller/buggy, stairgates, children's plates/utensils, children's toys & books, pool and beach toys, pool house with refrigerator and sink, mountain bikes, board games, Nintendo Wii, floodlit boules, table tennis, volleyball, darts, soccer goals, Sonos sound system, 42' LED TV, bluray/DVD player & several DVDs


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Luxury Family Villa + Guest Cottage with Pool in Hills/Vineyards Nr St Tropez
average rating of 4.9545455 based on 22 reviews

Great family friendly home!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time at Belle Colline and got to feel what life in a real French village would feel like. Stephen was incredibly helpful in planning all the little details (including sending photos of the baby items available!) and in planning our day trips/activities. Pip, the house manager, really saved our vacation, by connecting us to a doctor in a small medical emergency.

The house is located 20-30 minutes from a number of quaint hill towns, so you can do a number of day trips. However, The approach to the house is a bit bumpy due to the dirt road, so beware if anyone in your party gets motion sickness.

Once you are in the house, there are toys and books for kids, a well-stocked kitchen, and lots of explore on the property. We even used rosemary from the garden to cook our last meal at the home. Thanks for everything!

  • Submitted: Jul 8, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us Priti + Family. Glad you had a great time! Look forward to hopefully seeing you again!
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Beautiful secluded hillside villa close to seaside

  • 5 of 5

Very clean, well maintained family home, recently refurbished and furnished to a high standard. Very well equipped, modern fixtures and fittings. Lovely private pool in secluded position with fabulous views. Close to Plan de la Tour, Ste Maxime and St Tropez for excursions and beaches. Great location, great experience with hosts.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for coming to stay at Belle Colline. Glad you were able to enjoy the surrounding areas with your family. Look forward to having you stay again!
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Wonderful vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful family vacation in the beautiful villa, Belle Colline. The property is surrounded by vineyards and is nestled near a lovely, quiet little village. The surroundings are very serene, but the glitz and glamour of St Tropez and other Cote d'Azur hotspots are not far away. We liked the decor in the house and especially appreciated the pool house and barbecue. Another plus was the child proof gate around the swimming pool. The owner thoughtfully provided notes on near by restaurants and day trips and the house manager was very prompt in answering our calls. All in all, a wonderful experience and we are looking forward to going back next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 19, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So happy you and your family had a great holiday - especially bringing the little grandchild with you all for the first time! We look forward to welcoming you back soon!
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Very Nice Mas in Plan de la Tour

  • 5 of 5

Lovely Mas in Plan de la Tour which is ideal to spend time in the south of France, to visit the little villages or the beaches of the cote d'Azur. Ideal for families, peaceful environment and very comfortable house. The owner is great. Will happily return!

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for visiting and looking after our home! We're glad you explored the area and look forward to you coming back sometime!
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  • 5 of 5

Lovely house in a beautiful setting! The house is very well equipped with everything one could need. It is close to beach and other amenities.

Would happily return!

  • Submitted: Aug 25, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks so much for staying! We look forward to welcoming you and your family back in the future!
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Beautiful home, great location in the countryside near St. Tropez & Ste. Maxime

  • 5 of 5

Lovely week in southern France in this beautiful home.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for staying with us! Glad you enjoyed yourselves so much.
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Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
10 Kilometres
Car: necessary

Hand gliding, Gliding, Boule, Art, Painting, Winemaking


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning Fee $306.24

Rentals start typically at 5pm and end at 10am. Alternative arrangements may be possible by prior agreement. Extra more comprehensive mid-stay cleaning available on request and will be charged at cost.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.