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Beautiful Villa with Private Pool and Tennis Court

Bedrooms 6
Separate WC's2
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights


Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

Villa in Le Plan du Castellet, Var, Provence, France - Set Amongst Vineyards, 10 Minutes to the Beach

The villa is set within large, enclosed and well–maintained grounds which allows a peaceful and relaxing break. It is fully air-conditioned throughout.

It is ideal for families and is well equipped with 2 travel cots and 2 high chairs. The large swimming pool is fitted with underwater lighting and swimming pool alarm system for peace of mind with small children around. There are 2 large terraces, one which looks out onto the tennis court and garden and the other with a stone-built barbecue, to seat up to 15 people. We have also recently added a boule/petanque area. The villa also has wi-fi. Beautiful sandy beaches are situated 10 minutes away by car at St Cyr sur Mer, Bandol and Sanary sur Mer. The well-known beach resort of St Tropez only 100km away. The surrounding area offers an abundance of leisure activities for example horse riding, sailing, wind surfing, water skiing, paragliding and trekking. The nearby golf course at Le Frégate is regarded as one of the top 10 in France.

Sarah de Lisle
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
25 January, 2017

About Sarah de Lisle

We are a family of 6, with 4 young children aged 0-7. The villa has been in our family for over 20 years and is much loved by us all, from babies to grandparents and friends.

We use the villa as much as possible, but in the weeks we are not lucky enough to be there, we rent the property out for other families to enjoy.

Sarah de Lisle purchased this villa in 1980

Why Sarah de Lisle chose Toulon region

Our family is a mixture of both French and English. The French side of our family have always had holiday homes in the Bandol/Le Castellet region, and we have a strong connection to the area.

As a holiday destination it is second to none, providing lovely beaches, port towns, medieval villages and vineyards on the doorstep. There is a huge amount to do whatever your age in the surrounding area. Similarly, the villa has everything you need for a family holiday and it is very tempting to stay put for as long as possible.

The villa is near to the airport for access, and once there, has all you need within a short distance - supermarkets, traditional Provençal markets, lovely beaches, wine tasting, golf courses etc. etc.!

What makes this villa unique

The villa is incredibly family friendly, with a large private swimming pool, tennis court, sand pit, boules are, table tennis, plenty of shaded areas and general space.

It is also only a ten minute drive to the busy port towns of Bandol, Sanary sur Mer and St Cyr, where you will find shops, restaurants and bars galore.


5/5 -
(2 traveller reviews)


Superb family holiday

  • 5 of 5

I have stayed at Villa Grace Dieu for many a summer holiday with my four children. It is the perfect place to see the Cote d’Zur. The villa has everything you could dream of; a pool close to the house where we can easily oversee the children, a great tennis court, and fantastic outside dining facilities that can comfortably seat everyone staying and guests. There are terraces both at the front of the house and to the rear, always providing sun and shade depending on your mood. The sleeping accommodation is very comfortable and the kitchen is well provisioned. It is an ideal place to relax and comfortably houses 12 people.

The villa’s situation is ideally suited for many of the local attractions. Just 10 minutes in either direction you can find great beaches at either Bandol or St Cyr sur Mer which offer all the usual water sports for the children to enjoy. But the beaches are only a fraction of what the beautiful south coast has to offer with wonderful towns of Bandol, Le Castellet, Sanary, and Cassis. The food markets are amazing and feature prominently in Raymond Blanc’s top places to source French ingredients. The restaurants and nightlife are excellent too with wonderful romantic dining opportunities available just minutes in the car from the villa.

We just love Grace Dieu and all it has to offer. That’s why we return year after year.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 24, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Fantastic family holiday

  • 5 of 5

Rob & Sally Mercer based in Staffordshire, UK – 5 January 2015

We have stayed at Villa Grace Dieu on three occasions now and each time we have had a fantastic family holiday. The villa is superb, set in large grounds with a great pool and tennis court to keep the kids entertained. The house and grounds are also safe for young children, and sitting on the villa balcony whilst the sun goes down, enjoying a BBQ and local red is perfect! We also loved the traditional Provence feel of the villa and felt very at home. The local area is tremendous with beautiful villages like Le Castellet and larger sea-side towns such as Bandol, Sanary and Cassis which offer lots of quality restaurants, beaches and daytime activities. All in all I couldn’t recommend Villa Grace Dieu enough and we are booking to return in 2015!

  • Review Submitted: Jan 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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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 season
29 Apr 2017 - 19 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Early Mid Season
20 May 2017 - 9 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
10 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid High Season
24 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
End high season
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
9 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
End Season
23 Sep 2017 - 3 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £500

Booking Notes:
Please refer to our villa website.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is on a Saturday with departure at 10am and arrival at 4pm.

Rates are subject to change until a reservation is confirmed.

A booking is confirmed once payment of 25% of the total booking fee is received.

If a reservation is made within the eight week period before the commencement of the holiday then 100% of the booking fee is to be paid.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Le Castellet in Var

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 325 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 14 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • Toilet 2 - Toilet , Located on lower ground floor with basin
    Toilet 1 - Toilet , Situated by entrance hall with basin
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , large ensuite on ground floor with double basin
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , large family bathroom on lower ground floor with basin
    Shower room 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Travertine wet room with basin on lower ground floor
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Studio ensuite wet room with basin on lower ground floor
  • En-suite to Bed 1 has bath, separate shower, wc and basin. Family bathroom with walk in shower, wc and basin. Family bathroom with bath, separate shower, wc and basin. Separate wc x 2. En-suite to Bed 6 has walk in shower, wc and basin.
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , large ensuite with wc, bath, shower and double basin
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed , Additional pull out single bed available
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 4 Single Bed , Large room with two single beds plus bunk bed
    Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Bed , Ensuite with wc, walk in shower and basin
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 13 (6 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed, en-suite. Bedroom 2 with single bed. Bedroom 3 with double bed. Bedroom 4 with twin beds. Bedroom 5 with 2 single beds and bunk bed. Bedroom 6 with twin beds and en-suite.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • children welcome ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Outside: The villa is set within large, enclosed and well–maintained grounds and as you approach the house you will appreciate peaceful and quiet surroundings. The large private swimming pool (size 15 x 5.7m; depth 1 – 2.2m) is situated at one end of the enclosed garden, totalling some 3000sq.m, with the private tennis court at the other. The large swimming pool, has underwater lighting and is fitted with a fully compliant alarm system for peace of mind. There are 10 sunbeds provided and poolside tables with chairs. There are 2 large terraces, both of which seat up to 15 people, 1 partially covered which looks out onto the tennis court and garden and the other fully covered with a stone-built barbecue, tiled table with fixed timber benches. There is a Boules/Petanque area adjacent to the tennis court which also benefits from a decked sun-bathing terrace and there is also the use of a table tennis table on one of the larger terraces. Utility Room: Washing machine and dryer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and linen are available at a cost of 15 euros per person for the duration of the stay. Compulsory final cleaning charge is 12 euros per hour for 6 hours. Additional cleaning is available upon request. Other: Both terraces offer a large area for relaxed outdoor eating (one including a stone built barbecue) and can each seat 15 people. Outdoor chairs for approximately 15 people are provided. One of the terraces also houses a fold away table tennis table.

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