Le Cottage du Loup is a detached villas within its own gated grounds. There is parking for several cars at the top of the drive. Access to the swimming pool (which can be lit at night) is just steps away from the living area with interior and exterior dining. Sun loungers and parasols overlook the south facing pool with views across a conservation area with a valley of pine forests where you can watch the sunrise and set with a good novel & a glass of rose.
Sometimes you can be captivated by an eagle in flight across the thermals. The gardens are over 3 levels with numerous olive trees and mediterranean plants with shady areas to sit and read.
Le Cottage du Loup sleeps 6 having the benefit of air conditioning in the bedrooms and main living areas and 2 kitchens. Light floods into the main living area with a double aspect opening onto the pool and exterior dining terrace.The main kitchen is modern in provencal style having a large range cooker with built in larder fridge/freezer and dishwasher and has all the equipment you need for your home from home. Double doors open up onto another terrace with outside dining table and seating with a range BBQ. The interiors with marble floors have been beautifully restored to create a romantic hideaway with crystal chandeliers and carefully chosen furnishings.
There are 3 dbl bedrooms. 1 on the whole of the top floor with its own terrace and wonderful four poster bed with an adjoining bathroom and separate wc. .A further spacious bedroom with a Queen size bed opens onto a terrace with a separate bathroom. The 3rd bedroom has an ensuite with a secondary lounge and fully fitted kitchen. Ideal for families with teenagers or groups of friends. Or if you require separate living space for a nanny.
LA COLLE SUR LOUP/NEARBY
Just a short walk takes you down to the River Loup. A lovely walk whatever time of year, shaded and cool in Summer ideal for a picnic or wrap up in Autumn and Winter to watch the water racing down from the mountains. Facilities are available there for Kayaking and rock climbing.
La Colle sur Loup is a delightful historic picturesque village with restaurants, cafes, butcher, bakers, patisseries, hairdressers, beautician (massages)grocers and a couple of small supermarkets. There is a small market in the centre on Saturdays. There is a great Tourist office in the village with very helpful staff. We do have a wealth of information at the villa of places to visit.
There are large supermarkets within a 5 - 10 minutes drive together with the newly built Polygone Centre https://www.polygone-riviera.fr/ with around 95 stores and 27 restaurants and cinema..
ST PAUL DE VENCE
St Paul de Vence is a famous walled village and only a 5 minute drive away is one of the most visited villages in France with many art galleries and its foundation Maeght is a must for art lovers.
The beach at Cagnes is 4 miles away about a 10 min drive with its lovely new prom.The choice along the coast is vast. Golf courses and tennis nearby. A great area for cycling enthusiasts too. With plenty of watersports along the coast. Nice is only 15 mins, Antibes 20, Cannes 35, Monaco 40 or a train runs along the coast from Cagnes sur mer if you prefer a break from driving only 10 mins away with parking. If you have some time left there's an immense choice of shops and boutiques.
The nearest Golf course with club house and pro shop is at Villeneuve Loubet approx 6kms from the villa go to www.golfdevilleneuveloubet.com or there are 13 other courses close by go to www.en.leadinggolfcourses.com then type in France then La Colle sur Loup it will bring up all the golf courses with information. If we can help further just get n touch
There are two tennis clubs in the area. The first in la Colle sur Loup village a 3 minute drive or very walkable. There are 4 courts 1 clay and 3 synthetic managed by a small association. Anyone can book a court. The price is very reasonable.
The second a bigger club in Vence approx 15 minute drive with approx 10 courts all in clay a club house and small restaurant. You can book a court as a non member.
ARRIVAL/FREE WELCOME PACK
Our welcome lady will be happy to assist with information on the area prior to your visit.There is a welcome pack on arrival including a chilled wine, water, milk local produce,enough to get you started.
Housekeeping/cleaning is included in the price advertised but payable at the villa. It depends on the length of stay so we will let you know prior to booking. You will be greeted by our welcome lady who can help with any questions on the area. She can also arrange for any shopping if required as an additional service prior to your arrival
Le Cottage du Loup is perfect for a romantic getaway, families with children over 7 or friends sharing.
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