4 bedrooms, 1 baby room, 1 bathroom, 3 Italian showers, sauna room, sleeps 8-9
This beautiful villa with totally private pool has tremendous views over the perched medieval village of Bar sur Loup and the mountains beyond. The villa is very spacious (280 m2) with the main living room opening onto a delightful outdoor terrace overlooking the view on the 2nd floor and a newely renovated living room and kitchen on the 1st floor. There is an indoor dining room, TV den with breakfast area on the terrace.
The garden spreads over 3,500 m2 of terraced lawn with many different kinds of fruit trees and species of flowers. The property is set in a quiet residential area, in typical Provençal countryside, where you can hear the chirping of cicadas and yet it is only 25 km from Nice Airport. It is very well situated to explore the Cote d'Azur: Cannes, Antibes and Grasse, the perfume capital of the world. Other famous medieval villages such as St Paul de Vence, Gourdon and Tourrettes are close by.
Eze, Monaco and St Tropez are also near offering even more to see. There are also many golf courses in the area.
Top Traveller Review
About the Owner
(3 traveller reviews)
Beautiful house, beautiful view.....quit area, but within half an hour you are in Cannes, Antibes or Nice. Very nice owner, who gives you a very warm welcome and will help you with all your questions.
It's clear from the photos that this villa is rather special and we certainly weren't disappointed.
The property has been recently renovated and the owners have spared no expense - the quality of everything is excellent and the layout and design works very well. We were amazed how spacious the villa is, both inside and out, and the views of Le Bar-sur-Loup and the surrounding countryside are spectacular - a photo can't really do them justice.
We've visited the south of France many times and so are quite familiar with many of the lovely villages in the area but hadn't visited nearby Valbonne before - that's a little treasure and a must-see place to visit with lots of nice places to eat.
And also worth mentioning that the owner, Lee is lovely - so friendly and helpful. We had a thunderstorm one day which took out the internet but she flew back from Paris the next day to ensure it was fixed!
Would definitely recommend this property.
Very nice villa with great view
Perfect stay in the villa with my family. We spent a very good time in this peaceful villa in the heart of the hinterlands of the Riviera.
The location is perfect to enjoy both the activities of the Riviera (Nice, Cannes, …) and the activities of the hinterland (Grasse, Gourdon, …). The villa is also easily accessible from the airport (around 30 minutes by car from Nice Cote d’Azur Airport).
The place is charming and the view is great. The villa is spacious, has been recently renovated (inside and outside), is well equipped (kitchen tools, bathroom towel, sheets, … are provided) and clean. We particularly enjoyed the swimming pool and the “pétanque” ground (typical French game of bowls).
The owner is welcoming and accommodating and has given us precious recommendations to enjoy the best spots of the region.
We would definitely recommend the house to anyone who wants a peaceful stay in this lovely part of France.
Activity and Interests
The villa is nestled in the foothills of the Loup Valley with spectacular views over the 'perched' village of le Bar sur Loup (approx 1,5 km). Le Bar has a small range of shops - butcher, baker, pharmacy and several excellent restaurants serving everything from pizza to Haute Cuisine. Larger shops can be found nearby in Chateauneuf(2km). The perfumeries of Grasse (5km), the lively market town of Valbonne (10km), glass factories in Biot(10km) are close by. The famous town of St Paul de Vce and Vallauris, where Picasso lived and worked is also a short drive away and is full of wonderful pottery and ceramic work.
The property is ideally placed to enjoy both the villages of the interior and the attractions of the lively Cote d'Azur with Cannes, Antibes and Nice airport only 30 minutes drive. Activities on the doorstep include, golf (9 different courses), tennis, horse riding, cycling, paragliding, breathtaking mountain walks and skiing in the winter at nearby Greolier (35 minutes drive away), Auron and Isola.
Other Activities: Table tennis and pétanque on the terrace
Golf: Golf Grande Bastide(18 holes) 6 km away at Châteauneuf de Grasse, Golf Country Club de Saint Donat (18 holes) at Grasse, Royal Mougins Golf Club and Opio-Valbonne Golf 10-15 minutes drive and you will find many more.
Ski: Greolier ski station is located 35 km away, the famous Isola 2000 and Auron ski stations are located about 100 km away from the Villa.
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly *||Event Price|
Winter low season
8 Jan 2017 - 16 Jun 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Summer High Season
17 Jun 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night
Autumn Low Season
3 Sep 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Winter Low Season
17 Dec 2017 - 5 May 2018
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
* Approximate monthly price. Actual pricing will depend on the days of the month you stay.
Additional pricing information
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£1,736|
Rates include linen, towels, and a obligatory weekly clean and change of linen not included.
Security deposit 2,000 Euro not included.
Long term renters welcome.
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- Tourist Attractions
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Maps
- Parking ...
- Towels Provided
- Tumble Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker ...
- Dishes & Utensils
- Kitchen ...
- Microwave ...
- Child's Highchair
- Dining ...
- Dining Room
- DVD Player
- Games ...
- Ping Pong Table
- Television ...
Pool / Spa
- Heated Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- Private Pool
- Sauna ...
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- Low Allergen Environment
- non smoking only
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair accessible
- near the sea
- autumn foliage
- horse riding
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities
- freshwater fishing
- mountain biking
- mountain climbing
- ski lift pass
- whitewater rafting
- 280 m²
- Sauna - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
- Parental bathroom - Bath with Shower, seperate WC
- Shower room 1 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure
- Shower Room 2 - Shower Enclosure, separate toilet
- The en suite bathroom has a double shower.
- 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
- Bedroom (suite parental) - 1 Large Double Bed, with balcony
- Double Bedroom - 1 Double Bed
- Double Bedroom with 1 additional bed - 1 Double Bed, 1 Child Bed
- Baby Bedroom - 1 Child Bed, for a baby
- Bedroom with Italian shower - 1 Large Double Bed
- There is a cot available which could be used in any room. The master bedroom has an en suite bathroom.
- Balcony ...
- Terrace ...
- Golf ...
- Kayak / Canoe ...
- Ski & Snowboard ...
- Tennis ...
- 8 garden chairs
- 8 deck chairs
- This is a spacious family house, a very spacious living rooms TV corner, a parental suite bedroom including a large contemporary bathroom with a double shower upstairs. Downstairs there are a double bedroom, a twin bedroom, and a second double bedroom with an Italian shower. Another contemporary Italian shower room with a WC, a separated WC and a newly renovated kitchen and a living room with a big TV (home cinema) and a beautiful garden and a swimming pool with petanque filed and sauna with shower and toilette and a private studio.