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House in the Luberon, Provence, with fabulous pool, stunning views and privacy

People7
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

3 Bedroom hilltop villa, sleeps 6; Near Pierrevert. Private pool, Pine Forests

This 3-bedroom house is situated on a hilltop on the border between the departments of the Vaucluse and Alpes de Haute Provence in the protected Luberon National Park, near an 18-hold golf course and along a popular cycling route. It has a large swimming pool, surrounded by terraced gardens below the house, and commanding views of neighbouring farms and vineyards. Amid 30 acres of pine forest, groves of black truffle-producing oak trees, fields and vegetation of the Luberon, the house is private and tranquil.

The perched village of Pierrevert, which hosts the only 18-hole golf course within the Luberon's borders, lies 5 kilometres east of the property, and La Bastide des Jourdans is the same distance to the west. The balcony of the house offers spectacular star-gazing and views. Aix-en-Provence is just 30 minutes away. The nearest substantial town is Manosque, gateway to the Gorges du Verdon, 15 minutes away.

More Details

Owner
Terry and Jack Reed
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
18 June, 2017

Why Terry and Jack Reed chose Haute-Provence - Sisteron

We are biased, but if you want to experience the Luberon, and all its villages and still have a place to hideaway, we think our home is perfect. You can chill, swim or sun, if that's what you want, but the beauty of the Luberon, the Cote d'Azur and the extremes of Alpes de Haute Provence are all at the end of the driveway...

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Pierrevert in Alpes-de-Haute-Provence

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 7
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Broadband Access ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Parking
  • Sofa Bed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Hand Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , Newly opened in 2014
  • There is a trundle bed beneath the sofa in the sitting room, allowing you to accommodate a fifth guest comfortably.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Patio
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Terrace
  • veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • forests
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Excellent! 4.7/5 -
(7 traveller reviews)

5

A piece of dog-friendly paradise

  • 5 of 5

We spent a fabulous week here in July 2016. The house is perfectly situated - complete privacy and yet only a short drive to the village of Pierrevert and town of Manosque.

The house is well equipped with everything you could need on holiday, even down to shopping bags should you forget to pack your own. You really do feel like you are staying at a friend's house rather than a rental property.

The pool is perfectly situated and many an hour during the week was spent either in it or lounging by it with a glass of chilled local wine.

Daisy (our Labrador) had a fantastic time wandering round the extensive grounds and surveying her domain from the balcony. We really appreciated the owners' pet-friendly attitude.

Richard, who looks after things whilst you are there, was extremely welcoming and always on call if you needed anything (not that we did).

Thanks to Jack and Terry for sharing their piece of paradise with us and we look forward to returning soon.

Louise, Adam and Daisy

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Tranquil, and great for children.

  • 5 of 5

Spent a lovely fortnight here in July 2015. While the highlight for us was the pool, our children loved exploring the surrounding estate and the local wildlife. The house was well equipped, clean and the attention to French-farmhouse-style detail is impressive. Breakfast on the balcony overlooking the valley was always a great way to start the day. And although in a wonderfully peaceful location (dark skies at night make for excellent stargazing), we found civilisation and good cuisine within easy reach - Pierrevert having a lovely cafe/restaurant to spend a lazy lunch and an excellent vigneron (the Cuvée de Saint Patrice is amazing value!), not to mention two Domaines within walking distance. It's also well worth the hour drive to the Lac de Saint Croix and Gorge du Verdon. Jack was always prompt in answering my various questions. Many thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 21, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Simon. You are welcome back any time! Regards, Jack and Terry
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5

Wonderful Place

  • 5 of 5

This wonderful house is the perfect place to stay to get away from it all. The location is private and peaceful with fabulous views. The swimming pool is just right for lazy days. The french Manager could not be more helpful and welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. The house is well equipped with modern appliances and cosy bedrooms.

There are lots of nice villages to visit and other activites to do not far from the house.

This is a gem of place and we will certainly be visiting again.

Janice & Paul (Suffolk, England)

  • Review Submitted: Nov 18, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sydney, AUSTRALIA
5

Pierrevert a Great Place to Vacation

  • 5 of 5

The house was all that was advertised. While a little difficult to find, when you do you will be most happy with every aspect. If pools are your thing then this is spectacular. If like me cooking is your thing then the kitchen is incredibly well equipped and you will have no problems at all. Terry is very helpful and his nearby manager was very welcoming on arrival but be warned he speaks French only.

Realistically however you will need a car for this property unless you plan to spend the whole time there.

I have no hesitation in recommending this property for rental.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 7, 2009
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Très belle location

  • 4 of 5

Nous avons y avons passé une semaine très agréable l'année dernière mon mari et moi et nos deux chats. Le propriétaire est très gentil et très patient malgré toutes les questions que je lui ai posées. L'accueil est très sympathique. La maison est propre. Tout était bien sauf la literie qui nous a empêché de bien dormir. À part cela, qui a dû être corrigé cette année, je recommande cette location.

D

  • Review Submitted: Jan 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Ruhe und Erholung

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben 3 wunderschöne Wochen bei herrlichem Wetter in einer sehr angenehmen und ruhigen Umgebung verbracht. Das Haus liegt ruhig im Wald etwas abseits von der Straße und ist nur über einen Schotterweg zu erreichen. Alles im Haus war sehr sauber, die Ausstattung ist gut und vollständig. Der Salzwasserpool ist absolut toll, sauber und gepflegt. Bei unserer Ankunft wurden wir sehr freundlich von dem Verwalter empfangen. Alles in Allem: Empfehlenswert !

  • Review Submitted: Jul 6, 2012
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2012
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
June 2017
27 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£800
for 3 nights
From
£200
£1,400
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Peak Summer
1 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,650
for 7 nights
£1,650
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Late Summer
27 Aug 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,200
for 7 nights
£1,200
 
Notes: Rates are based on 4 guests; add £10 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£800
for 3 nights
From
£200
£1,200
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £30
Refundable Damage Deposit £300
commissions £200

foreign exchange conversion applies
Occupancy over 4 includes surcharge
Security deposit required, bed linen and towels are provided at cost of washing, approx 45 euros.
Rental rates include normal cleaning, utilities, wireless usage (Internet is fine for normal use bu not strong enough to stream video)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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