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Bliss Ultimate Chill In South of France Provence With Swimming Pool love it

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms4
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 5 - 7 nights

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Details
Property
house
People
8
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
4
Minimum Stay
5 - 7 nights

About the property

Maison with Amazing 3 Double Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms Large Swimming Pool Peaceful Location 5 Minute Walk To Village Housekeeper 24/

3 double bedroom house with 10x5 pool outside kitchen with bbq facility and outside pool changing room with shower and toilet. Main double bedroom on suite and guest double and twin share bathroom. The kitchen has dishwasher, electric hob, washing machine, dryer, ironing board, toaster, and all John Lewis crockery & cutlery. Electrically operated gates with double garage for keeping your car cool in the heat of the summer. Set down a short drive off the road. The view over the national park is one of the best in the var. This house is self contained with privacy and access to the beautiful country side. There is also a make up bed for 2 on the first floor (total 8 people). There are numerous toys in the pool room along with bats and balls. Nice airport is just over an hour. The fresh water lake with swimming and beach is an hour away and is very popular in the summer. There are three supermarkets within 10 min drive and the village has two restaurants in walking distance. You can walk to the bakery in the mornings and your bread will still be warm. The Cascade is a place where you can stall all day with a picnic. The water is crystal clear. You have to see it to believe it Lac de Sainte Croix is the Grand Canyon of the south of France. its almost like your own private seaside resort. take time to research all the local attractions. You will see many famous faces lurking in some of the restaurant's. I can tell you where to spot the stars.

http://www.tripadvisor.co.uk/Attraction_Review-g1135271-d3666913-Reviews-Lac_de_Sainte_Croix-Sainte_Croix_du_Verdon_Alpes_de_Haute_Provence_Provence.html

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M Matthews
Moonsbrook House, Moonsbrook
BA35BL Oakhill Somerset United Kingdom
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Owner
Mrs Nicola Hughes
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Dutch
Calendar last updated:
22 February, 2017

Why Mrs Nicola Hughes chose Haut-Var - Verdon

If you want privacy and a base to enjoy a group or family holiday this will suit 100%.

There are many places to visit but equally staying at the house and enjoying the Provence weather summer or winter will allow you to forget the elements of the rest of the world. In winter the log burner will warm your heart and in summer the 10x5 pool will chill your body.

Every guest has enjoyed the level of service with 85% returning year on year.... The house keeper and pool attendant arrive at your request but equally give you the space for you to enjoy your privacy at your leisure. The local restaurant is in walking distance and the delights of Saint Tropez is approximately an hours car drive.

A day out at the Lac de St Croix will leave long term memories of bliss with crystal clear water and fresh fish restaurants at your finger tips. This place is like heaven and often muted as the Grand Canion of Europe all within 1/2 an hour drive of the house.

What makes this house unique

Easy access by car train and approximately 1.5 hours from Nice Airport it makes the journey simple.

Many guest have enjoyed the drive to the South Of France as part of the vacation.

Jus six hours by Euro star

Guestbook comments from the owner

All of our guests have had an amazing time, the south of France is a special place on earth. Sun Pool Good Food and most importantly Good Wines....!!
Jan 2013
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Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

5

Absolutely lovely property

  • 5 of 5

Stayed in August - family with three kids.

Location - on a hillside in Provence overlooking hills and forests. Walking distance to local town and to la cascade with plenty of wild swimming. Quiet, private property.

Facilities - everything you need and at a higher standard than your regular holiday rental. Summer kitchen too. Pool is lovely, diligently maintained and not overly managed with chemical additives. Sun loungers etc and good provision to play music and really relax

Booking process - very easy and smooth. Housekeeper there to meet you and comes to take the key when you leave.

Summary - Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 14, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
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5

Beautiful

  • 5 of 5

This really is a beautiful property. It is built externally in the traditional style, but inside everything is modern and tasteful. The property is clean and well maintained and the housekeeper is very helpful. It has everything you need: TV, modern cooker, all cooking utensils and a utility room. There are also bikes and helmets for the energetic.

The pool is a good size with a pool room which also houses a large barbeque. The garden is well kept and the view to the valley is very tranquil. There are neighbours, but they are far enough away not to be noticed. The village of Sillans is a 10 minute walk away and has a couple of good restaurants and a bar. There is also a patisserie. The new path to make the waterfall area safe is being built at the moment, so hopefully people will soon be able to walk to the pools. There are several lovely old villages within a short drive as well as the Lac de Sainte-Croix and the Canyon du Verdon a bit further on.

It's a lovely place to visit and is much more attractive than the photos show.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
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5

Fabulous Villa

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in lots of villas of the years but this has to be, by far, our favourite.

Stunning views and peaceful surroundings.

The villa itself is beautiful. The grounds are well maintained and the furnishings are of a really high quality.

The couple that looked after the villa were lovely and really helpful with advice on the area and not at all intrusive during our stay. The owner was accommodating with any requests.

We didn't travel too far as we only stayed for a week but enjoyed visiting Aups, where there was a lovely market one evening that's worth a visit. Also had a couple of great meals at Auberge de la Tour, the setting was lovely.

I wouldn't hesitate in recommending this villa to any of my family and friends. It really is a lovely place for a holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Rate 5
26 Nov 2016 - 19 Mar 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£500
for 7 nights
£500
 
 
Rate 1
25 Mar 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
5 night minimum stay
£641
for 5 nights
£898
 
 
Summer
25 Jun 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,675
for 7 nights
£1,675
 
 
Rate 4
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
£856
for 5 nights
£1,198
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£1,799
for 7 nights
£1,799
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Deposit of £500.00 on each booking

Changeover Day:
Changeover days will be Saturday but we can change this depending on availability.
Other changeover days can be accommodated subject to other bookings

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Sillans-la-Cascade in Var

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Included
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure
    Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
    Pool Shower Room - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Outdoor Shower
  • The outside pool room has a shower and toilet. There is a communal bathroom on the first floor with bath and shower There is downstairs toilet adjacent to the fron door. The main bedroom has an on suite with shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Sofa bed/Futon , The sofa baed is on the landing.... sleeps 2 children
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 is a double with bathroom on suite Bedroom 2 is a twin room Bedroom 3 is a double All bedrooms have panoramic views over the national park We have a double make up bed on the landing for small ones
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • 6 bicycles
Suitability:
  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Chauffeur
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • marina
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Outside: The swimming pool is not heated but heats up. This is the south of France. Temperatures can exceed 30 degrees. Utility Room: The utility room has a washing machine and seperate tumble dryer and ironing board Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bath towels and Pool towels are provided and refreshed on a weekly basis.

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