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Gorgeous Authentic 17th Post Relay Property in Provence -

Sleeps12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms6
Space 151,000 sq. ft.
Property type chateau / country house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Lovingly Restore - All Conveniences 6 Bedrooms with ensuite 6 Bathrooms -

'les Grands Espaces' in campaign, between Avignon & Luberon, the farmhouse faces the crumbling castle of Thouzon, perched on a hill a few km in the distance.

The house has been lovingly restored, using original materials and techniques,

But also provides all modern comforts and conveniences to make your stay enjoyable.

The property is 2,46a and is cultivated with alfalfa.

The scents of lavender, rosemary, and the songs of cicadas envelope you in this warm, sunny and calm retreat.


Owner
Regis & Chantal Sanglier
Member since: 2014
Speaks: english, french, italian
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
60%
Calendar last updated:
November 19, 2017

About Regis & Chantal Sanglier

Chantal & Regis lived on Cote d'Azur during 30 years,

and decided to come in Provence where they are visited goods friends in Provence during a long time to discover this protected French landscape and typical old perched villages around this area,

Regis & Chantal Sanglier purchased this chateau / country house in 2003

Why Regis & Chantal Sanglier chose Le Thor

We decided to stay in 'La Belle Provence' and found La Garance to restore during 2 years with old materials stone, lime, and give the best comfort double glazed, heating ground geothermic, we have choice the family furniture and around us like in L'isle sur Sorgue the 3rd antiquities market in Europe at 7 km!

What makes this chateau / country house unique

You will loved the light at La Garance en Provence during all the day, with in front of you the scent of lavenders, sound of cicadas, 2 majestic planes of 300 years in the court, giving shadows to the authentic Provencal Mas,

A large overflowing swimming pool designed like a old basin,

The open barn now is the best room for summer breakfasts and dinners, with a special view in direction of 11th century Chateau de Thouzon,

Amenities

Le Thor Chateau / Country House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chateau / country house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 151000 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only ...
Location Type:
  • Monument View ...
  • Mountain View ...
  • Rural ...
  • Village ...
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 14 people
Bathrooms:
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • All the 6 bathrooms are independent in the bedroom, with large Italian showers with 1 or 2 basins, and toilets,
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • All the personalized bedrooms are tastefully decorated, from 25 to 40m2 each with bathroom -
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
  • Staff
Attractions:
  • churches
  • festivals
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • photography
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hot air ballooning
  • kayaking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rock climbing
  • tennis
Notes:
The discreet refined decoration encourages relaxation in Property with harmonious rooms,

Reviews

5/5 -
(2 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
5

Wonderful week!

  • 5 of 5

This was our second visit to La Garance, last year we stayed for 3 nights and this year we just returned from a week where we rented the whole house with our friends. It was truly a magical week and here is why: the hospitality of Regis and Chantal which included help in shopping at the nearby marché for the best chèvre I have ever tasted, the arrangements made by Chantal for an excellent chef to prepare a few of our meals, guidance on which 'neighborhood' restaurant we would all go to for dinner (12 of us), and then once we were on our own at the house with our lovely rooms and beautiful swimming pool we had use of everything we needed in the house. Add to that the evening visits to the lavender fields, daily visits to nearby villages, kayaking on the Sorgue River, bicycling on the greenway, evenings beginning with rosé and continuing with a meal under the plane trees, all of our friends concur that it was a pretty perfect week. Merci á vous, Regis et Chantal et á bientôt!!

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Hello Jane! what a nice review, thanks a lot it was a pleasure to know your friends at home, very happy to see you back in Provence for "de nouvelles découvertes autour de la Garance" A bientôt, Regis & Chantal
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4 couples Provence

  • 5 of 5

We have rented 5 houses inFrance and England. This was definitely in top 2. The house was charming , well equipped and very livable. Old stone and beautiful old wooden beams combined with updated and very nice bathrooms for all 5 bedrooms. Excellent kitchen with professional stove, beautiful wooden coolers as well as modern fridge, coffee maker etc. we love going to various beautiful surrounding towns to markets, lunch etc and coming back to great house with beautiful grounds , pool

, outdoor living room to enjoy the wines we had bought and enjoy cooking wonderful items from markets. Regis and Chantal were very helpful with suggestions and restaurant recommendations. At our request Chantal had a wonderful dinner prepared for our arrival night.

In addition to markets wine tasting in Gigondas and Chateaneuf de pape, we enjoyed historical sites in Orange, Nimes and Avignon.

A wonderful trip made even better by a beautiful rustic home!

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2014
  • Stayed: September 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks you Burney and group for your kind & warm appreciation of your stay at La Garance en Provence, Nice to see you another time to discover other secrets places!... Amicalement, Regis & Chantal
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Map

Nearest Airport
80 Kilometres
Marseille
Nearest Barpub
4 Kilometres
Bar du Marché
Nearest Ferry
90 Kilometres
Marseille
Nearest Golf
9 Kilometres
Garden Golf Avignon
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
TGV Avignon
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
Autoroute du Sud
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
La Maison de Celou
Nearest Ski
35 Kilometres
Mont Ventoux
Nearest Beach
90 Kilometres
L'Estaque
Car: recommended

We are in the middle of Provence!

With all perched villages Menerbes, Bonnieux, Lacoste, Gordes, Oppede le Vieux, Goult, Roussillon with typic Provencal markets,

Isle sur Sorgue 3rd Antiquities's market in Europe with 350 shops, Palace of Popes in Avignon, St Remy de Provence, Les Baux de Provence,

Typical Provencal & gastronomics restaurants,

Wines côtes du Rhône around us direct to the caves with the famous Chateauneuf du Pape, Coteaux du Luberon, Coteaux du Ventoux,

Tour de France bicycle Tour in Mont Ventoux,

50ha of Lavenders fields in Sault,

Photos

Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cleaning fee $200.45
Refundable damage deposit $4,716.42

For details or special ask events, long stays, contact the owners,

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund

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