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Lovingly Restored and Luxuriously Appointed Stone Bastide with Heated Pool

Bedrooms 5
Separate WC's1
Space 4,305 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Stone Bastide in St Antonin, Nr. Lorgues, Provence - Secluded Location, Walking Distance To Small Village

Large stone bastide, lovingly restored and luxuriously appointed, with landscaped grounds of 1 hectare. Near Lorgues in the unspoilt Var region of Provence. Panoramic views over glorious Provencal countryside. Five double bedrooms (king-size beds or twins), each with en-suite bathroom make this an ideal property for friends or families. A huge heated swimming pool, terraces to dine on, full Sky+ TV, extensive DVD & CD library and Wi-Fi throughout the house means even the teenagers won't be bored! One hour from the airports of Nice and Marseilles. Medieval Lorgues, famous for its weekly market, has good restaurants and shops and is 6km. The village of St Antonin, a short walk (950m) away, has a boulangerie, a well appointed shop and a bar/restaurant. Charming villages such as Salernes, Villecroze, Tourtour and Cotignac are nearby. This house is a home (not a holiday house!) and almost every guest has commented on how comfortable the beds are, the quality of the linen, and how well equipped it is. More than 80% of our guests rebook for the next year!

Patric our gardien looks after the garden and the pool and lives in the cottage at the gates to the property. He is here to help with any problems you may encounter. Maggie our housekeeper comes in at least twice a week for 6 hours to tidy up and can come more often if wished.

More Details

Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French, German, Spanish, Italian
Calendar last updated:
7 May, 2017

Guestbook comments from the owner

'Everything was perfect - lots of wonderful comments from everyone about the comfortable beds and superb linen.' Mrs DB, Sussex

'Thank you so much for everything you did to make the holiday such a success and letting us use your beautiful house. Everyone who came adored it and you really have thought of everything. Thank you for the lovely flowers in the hall on our arrival and all the other touches.' M & T Buxton, London

'Terrific kitchen with all the equipment you could dream of - beautiful garden with lots of different places to sit and look and read and drink and eat.' Jane G.

'We have just spent 2 wonderful weeks at 'Les Hauts Saints' in Provence with our family. The house and gardens were beautiful, and the pool spectacular. The weather, too, was perfect: 30 C every day for two weeks. Maggi (the cleaner) and Daniel (the caretaker) were both delightful, and only too willing to help in every way. Thanks again.' Family Hazell
Aug 2012
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Saint-Antonin-du-Var in Var

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 4305 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 6 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Shower room - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite to Bed 1 with shower, bath and loo. En-suite to Bed 2 with bath/shower and loo. En-suite to Bed 3 with bath/shower and loo. En-suite to Bed 4 with shower and loo. En-suite to Bed 5 with shower and loo. Separate shower and loo. Downstairs loo.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , or 2 twin beds
    Master Bedroom - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , or 2 twin beds
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , or 2 twin beds
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms) + 2 cots Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, king-size 4-poster bed, French doors to balcony terrace Bedrooms 2 to 5, king-size (or twin) beds, each with French doors to terraces.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Music Library ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Staff
  • churches
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: The house is fully centrally heated in winter. There is a large fireplace in the drawing room and a wood-burning stove in the kitchen with logs provided. Fans in all bedrooms in the summer. There is air-con in the kitchen/dining room. Large heated swimming pool (heating additional £150/week but not usually required in summer) 13m x 6m. Pool has rigid, electrically operated cover (conforming to French safety laws). 10 comfortable sunbeds. Extensive landscaped gardens. Spacious cool pool house, ideal for chilling out on long hot afternoons with fridge, ice machine, sink etc. Gas barbecue. 2 dining terraces. Caretaker/gardener/poolman lives in cottage at gates and is on hand to help with any problems. We keep hens to provide fresh eggs, have a herb garden and 4 resident tortoises. There are hammocks in the garden, and lots of areas for chilling out. Plenty of parking under shaded area. Master bedroom has balcony and all others have French doors onto terraces and lead directly to pool. Utility Room: Washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board, steam iron. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Linen included, normally changed on Saturdays. Cleaning 6 hours a week included in rental. Additional cleaning can be arranged - also cooking, babysitting, airport collection. Other: TV room with 36" plasma screen, Sky+ and DVD player. Extensive DVD library. The house has wi-fi throughout. 2 adult mountain bikes. 2 cots, 2 highchairs, baby monitor, selection of toys for younger children. Table tennis.


5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)


If only all villas were like this!

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at the beautiful Les Hautes Saints earlier in June for a family wedding in the area. We could not have picked a better villa. The villa is as gorgeous as the photos suggest with so many little areas for people of all ages to spend time in. From the beautifully appointed living room that instantly feels so homely you want to snooze on the couches, to the picture perfect terrace off the kitchen for breakfast to the pool area for relaxing and some lunch to the courtyard for an afternoon tea or g&t! On top of all that the location is perfect, away from it all but at the same time the village is a short stroll away for fresh bread, croissants and supplies (as well as some local wineries!).

We only wish we could have stayed for another week. Hopefully we will be back soon!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Stavros. We look forward to welcoming you and your family back next year!
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A Heavenly Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Les Hauts Saints provides the most perfect setting for a dream provencal holiday. This beautiful farmhouse is exquisitely furnished in every way - its a very well run family home. Beautiful accomodation and facilities - from luxurious beds right down to the perfect coffee maker. So many places to relax or enjoy family meal times - by the pool, in the trees, on the patio. The perfect snug out of the sun to watch some tv or enjoy some films. An amazing fridge - for the children to enjoy endless ice and the biggest freezer. A music system and access to the most amazing range of music to suit all tastes - open the sitting room windows and enjoy Puccini as you feast on a truly French breakfast. The Boulangerie is a wonderful 7 minute walk down to the village - one of my favourite moments in the day. The village shop has everything you could need in terms of basics and a few treats too and lots of international papers. The swimming pool is perfect and the sun loungers so comfortable that sometimes its a struggle to leave them. And what makes this house a true farmhouse is the fresh eggs from the chickens every morning! If you have a young family they will certainly enjoy caring for the tortoises. This house has something for everyone - let the teenagers hide away in one of the many bedrooms - out of sight and sound. They may even be coaxed down to the tennis courts in the village. Family outings down to the beach at Ste Maxime with lunch at Le Wyc are just a 45 minute drive away. Kayaking and pedaloes up at the Gorges are 45 minutes away in the other direction. Both provide endless fun for everybody. So many restaurants to enjoy close by - Bruno to name just one. Lots of villages to explore - Flayosc, Villecroze, Lorgues.

This perfect holiday is made even more perfect by the wonderful housekeeper Maggie - you can use Maggie as much or as little as you like. She is a wonderful cook and babysitter and nothing is too much trouble.

I can't find one fault with this holiday house nor with the welcome and kindness from the owners. My young children were greeted with open arms - and even though they are now just a little older - they view this as the best holiday in the world and where they most want to be.

We will be back time and time again and are truly lucky to have found this small piece of paradise on earth.

  • Review Submitted: Feb 24, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Exceptional villa

  • 5 of 5

This 5 bedroom villa is beautifully presented, the owners have put in a proper size pool which easily accommodates all guests without feeling tight. The villa is set on a private road and is quiet, but is still close enough to walk to St Antonin Du Var for the bakery or the local hotel where the food is excellent.

Each bedroom is well located to afford privacy, with two bedrooms sharing a connecting door which is ideal for families with young children. The bed linen is crisp, clean and the housekeeper Maggie is extremely efficient and friendly and does a superb job.

We have booked up Les Haut Saints again for summer 2014 which will be our third consecutive summer !

  • Review Submitted: Feb 15, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much Cath. Hope your holiday this year will be even better!
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Early Summer 2017
6 May 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid-Summer 2017
1 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer
3 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £1,000
Pet Fee £0

Booking Notes:
A deposit of 30% of rental is required to secure a booking with the balance payable 8 weeks prior to the rental period. A security deposit of £1000 is also required.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is usually Saturday, but may be on other days in low season. We ask guests to arrive after 4.30 pm and leave before 10 am on the day of departure.

Notes on prices:
Rates are for the whole property, per week, in UK Pounds. Long weekends may be possible, prices pro rata. Rates include all linen (including pool towels) and 6 hours cleaning per week.

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