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300m2 Villa, Pool, 7.000m2 Garden / 8 People - Aix En Provence Center at 4km

Overview

Property

Updated: 27-Nov-2016
City of Aix en Provence - Peaceful Location, 5 Minutes Walk To compact Golf & Horse Riding, situated in Aix En Provence

Watch the movie of garden and pool : https://youtu.be/LDOEKNcE5U4

At less than 2km, you have a horse riding center, golf practice, tennis. In Aix en Provence, 1000 restaurants and cafes, supermarkets, cinemas, casino, theatres,…etc. Agarrus is also situated at 3km from the little village called Venelles (with bakeries, shops, grocery, café, and a very useful supermarket !). Aix-en-Provence's TGV train station is 15 minutes from Agarrus. Paris by TGV takes 3 hours. Marignane International Airport (Marseille/Provence) is 20 minutes from Aix. Flights to Paris take 1 hour and to London 1 hour 30 minutes via British Airways or Easy Jet to Gatwick (EasyJet from £19 London-Marseille return). Taxis, or Coach transfers (called Navettes) leave Marignane Airport (MP2) for the centre of Aix several times an hour. They also stop at the TGV station in time for the arrival and departure of the trains. Most of the car rental companies can be found in Aix-en-Provence, at the TGV station and at the airport.

Contact us in English or French at agarrus@gmail.com or by phone +33608 42 29 89

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

I am a French man and married to an English lady.

We really love staying at Agarrus in Aix en Provence for its 300 days of sun a year, its exciting, historical and cultural life in the center of Aix and the farniente and calm around our swimming pool.

We hope you will enjoy your stay at Agarrus as we do.

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Speaks English, French

Guestbook comments from the owner

Between the amazing house and the beautiful garden with superb trees and flowers, we were very pleasantly surprised. The owner and his English wife were helpful and friendly. Surrounded by the peaceful countryside of Pinchinats. Only a very short distance, 10 minutes drive, from the town of aix-en-provence. Large supermarket close to the house in a small village located nearby. We loved our stay here, a real getaway from our busy lives!

Liz - 02/07/2013



"Heel mooie woning in prachtige omgeving dichtbij centrum Aix. Vriendelijke eigenaar."

isabelle - 14/09/2013



"Maison superbe dans un cadre idéal. Calme, tout près d'Aix, répartition des chambres parfaite, belle cuisine, super piscine. Propriétaire très sympa."

Diana - 09/09/2012
Jan 2014
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12 Reviews

5
based on 12 holidaymaker reviews

5

The perfect Provençal Experience

  • 5 of 5

We gathered at Agarrus for a long birthday weekend with friends and were delighted from the minute we entered the property. The location is not far from Aix and the TGV and a perfect spot to explore the area. We were more interested in relaxing however which we were able to do beautifully in the house. Sadly the weather was too stormy to spend much time at the pool but we spent an entire day cooking (having purchased marvelous products at the marche in Aix), eating and drinking lots of delicious rose. The home is comfortable as can be and set up for anything you'd like to do. I can thoroughly recommend this property to any visitors to the area!

  • Review Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for your nice review Stefani; hope to see you again in Aix en Provence... or in Napa Valley! Kind regards Bertrand
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5

Absolutely Perfect Provence Experience !! Very Special Place

  • 5 of 5

My family and I spent a week in Bertand and Laura's magical home and fell in love with it ! Perfect in all ways .... Peaceful and beautiful setting and gorgeous landscape, amazing pool .....lots of room to spread out so you aren't on top of each other ..... Close to Aix for lots of exploring , history and fun restaurants .... Though I will admit that it was hard to leave the house as the beauty and peace was so incredibly satisfying ..... Fresh figs off of the tree during season ( we were so lucky to enjoy hem with the regional cheeses) , gorgeous light and sunsets . I just can't say enough about how every aspect was super perfect ! Our host Bertrand is a fantastic help and available for any ?'s or advice for help needed .... Agarrus ( the name of this magical home) welcomes you in and you feel like it's your own ....close to town but far enough to be deeply satisfying and peaceful .... very enjoyable to go to town to the market to collect fresh fruits and vegetables ... Cheese, olives ... Wine or Pastis and of course fresh baguette to enjoy the products from this region at their freshest and finest on the patio or down by the pool "tapas style" .... A well stocked kitchen for making meals at home ...every aspect very satisfying for the soul... Agarrus is a perfect location for a base from which to explore many of the areas towns & villages ...! .... All which are wonderful to absorb the beauty and authenticity of France ...cannot wait to return and with a goal of once a year , will plan and book ahead to have this be our home when we are in Provence .... A couple of side notes in Aix -en-Provence ...We loved the boulangerie that is right there on the left when you exit the parking garage recommended to park "Bellegarde" for breads, croissant , coffee , pastry .... Sandwiches ....and there is a very special Crepe restaurant that is so beautiful inside and a very authentic experience .... Highly recommend it . Merci Beaucoup Bertrand and Laura ... We will never forget this wonderful trip and can't wait to visit again .

  • Review Submitted: Sep 26, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot Clara for this long and very nice review. You'll always be welcome at Agarrus. Kind regards Bertrand
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5

One of the best villas we have stayed in, well equipped, lovely pool, quiet, great views

  • 5 of 5

Bertrand, the owner , was there to greet us, and show us round the property. The house is excellent, the photos don't lie. Kitchen and bathrooms are modern and well equipped. The pool is as new, very clean, lots of sun loungers, and a loggia for shade. Several sets of tables and chairs on the terrace. Plancha outdoor grill was great, there is also a Weber charcoal barbecue.

Full size table tennis , and also a purpose made pétanque area.

Half an hour from both Marseille Airport and Aix TGV, 10 minutes to Aix.

We have stayed in dozens of villas, this is probably the best one. We plan to re-book.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 30, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for this nice review; I hope to welcome you back very soon. Winter is also amazing in Provence...we have 300 days of sun here ! Kind regards Bertrand
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5

Wonderful

  • 5 of 5

Excellent base for exploring the Provence. Beautiful house, plenty of space and a very nice pool. Children (3,6,9) absolutely loved it and so did we. Thanks Bertrand!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks for your nice review. Hope to see you again at Agarrus. Kind regards Bertrand
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5

Perfect palce to stay in Provence !

  • 5 of 5

We spent a wonderfull time in this place. The swimming pool is great and the the view all around is beautifull and peacefull. The inside of the house is very cosy and confortable.

I will come back to this place for sure.

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I hope to have you again at Agarrus for summer holidays, much warmer than March ! Thank you very much for your nice review. Bertrand
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5

Amazing house in the heart of "Provence"

  • 5 of 5

First impression with the house is the owner Mr bertrand, he was so nice to tell us everything about the house and the area. The house is super clean !!

Outside its quiet, the garden is so nice ! The pool has a good size to swim and is very clean too.

I recomand the house 5 stars

  • Review Submitted: Jun 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks a lot for your nice review. It was a pleasure to meet you and I hope seeing you again soon. Kind regards Bertrand
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Location

From the Owner

We arrive in Aix en Provence to profit of its 300 days a year of sun, its culture, food, wines, colors and fragrances... 3 hours of train TGV from Paris; 1,5 hour of plane from London...this is the perfect place for us ! Watch the movie of garden and pool : https://youtu.be/LDOEKNcE5U4

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Marseille Provence at 32 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Aix en Provence at 4 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Golf des Pinchinats at 1 Kilometres Nearest Train : Aix en Provence at 4 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A51 at 2 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Aix en Provence at 4 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Marseille or Cassis at 30 Kilometres Car: necessary

We can organise cooking lesson at the villa or at a Chef cooking school; or a Chef can come home to cook your favorite meals.

We can also organise a clear wine tour with a private driver for you.

Special interest holidays:

Aix en Provence is situated in the hearth of Provence with many touristic cities around like Marseille, Avignon, Cassis, Arles, l'Isle sur La Sorgue, Saint Rémy de Provence, Les Baux de Provence, la Montagne Sainte Victoire…

Sailing, Fishing, Climbing, Golf,Tennis, Boules, Mountain Biking / Cycling, Horse riding, Hiking...

Coast/Beach:

Marseille and Cassis beaches are at 30km from Agarrus.

Please, contact us via email or phone +33608422989 (English or French) for any information.

Travel:

Aix-en-Provence's TGV train station is 15km from Aix.

Marignane International Airport (Marseille/Provence or MP2) is 2km from Aix.

Flights to Paris take 1 hour and to London 1 hour 30 minutes (via British Airways or Easy Jet to Gatwick).

Coach transfers (Navettes) leave Marignane for the centre of Aix several times an hour. They also stop at the TGV station in time for the arrival and departure of the trains.

Most of the car rental companies are at the station and airport.

Car is essential

Distances:

Aix en Provence Center : 4km

Venelles : 3km

Marseille and Cassis : 30km

Avignon : 60km

Further Details:

The Owner is French/English couple.

Please, contact us via email at agarrus@gmail.com or phone +33608422989 (English or French) for any information.

On Facebook : Bertrand Agarrus Rocher

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Indian Summer
11 Sep 2016 - 15 Dec 2016
3 night minimum stay
£1,272
for 3 nights
From
£396
£2,699
 
 
16dec
16 Dec 2016 - 17 Dec 2016
1 night minimum stay
£85
for 1 night
From
£1
 
 
Noel NYE
18 Dec 2016 - 7 Jan 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,727
for 3 nights
From
£548
£3,712
 
 
8jan
8 Jan 2017 - 27 Jan 2017
1 night minimum stay
£85
for 1 night
From
£1
£90
£97
 
 
Debut 2017
28 Jan 2017 - 14 Apr 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,018
for 3 nights
From
£311
£2,109
 
 
Spring 2017
15 Apr 2017 - 26 May 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,272
for 3 nights
From
£396
£2,699
 
 
Early Summer 2017
27 May 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,525
for 3 nights
From
£480
£3,037
 
 
Summer Eté 2017
24 Jun 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,778
for 3 nights
From
£564
£3,880
 
 
Indian Summer 2017
3 Sep 2017 - 7 Oct 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,272
for 3 nights
From
£396
£2,699
 
 
Automne 2017
8 Oct 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
3 night minimum stay
£1,018
for 3 nights
From
£311
£2,109
 
 
Noel 17 NYE 18
17 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
3 night minimum stay
£1,727
for 3 nights
From
£548
£3,712
 
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
£1,980
for 3 nights
From
£632
£4,387
 

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £844
Cleaning at departure £84

Booking Notes:
Discount depending on length of stay, Supplement for cleaning upon departure: 100 €, All charges are included in the rental price (Even International telephone landlines calls to 83 countries, including UK, USA and Canada).
Key pick up with owner, Owner not present on location.

Changeover Day:
Arrival at any day, Short stays from 3 days.
Please, contact us via email or phone +33608422989 (English or French) for any information.

Notes on prices:
The price can be paid in £, $ or €
Please contact the owner by email or phone +33608422989 (English or French) for any pricing information.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

From the Owner

Agarrus is situated at less than 4km from Aix en Provence; it means we have the calm of the countryside, the beautiful and large garden around the pool...but also in 10 minutes we are in the center of Aix with its 1000 restaurants and cafés, its cinemas, its historical architecture and beautiful fontaines everywhere. The perfect place for shopping and culture ! Watch the movie of garden and pool : https://youtu.be/LDOEKNcE5U4

Property Type

  • villa

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • 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
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool

Onsite Services

  • Chauffeur
  • Concierge
  • Massage
  • Private Chef

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...

Location Type

  • city centre
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • resort
  • rural
  • town
  • village

Attractions

  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • marina
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • synagogues
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing

Floor Area

  • 300 m²

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, This bathroom is en-suite of the 1st bedroom
  • Yellow bathroom - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, This bathroom is en-suite of the Yellow Bedroom
  • Pink bathroom - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, This bathroom is shared by Blue and White bedrooms
  • The Blue toilet - Toilet, Toilet in the corridor for visitors
  • 3 bathrooms, 4wc : 2 en-suite bathroom to bedroom : 1 with bath, shower, wc + 1 with shower, wc. The 3rd bathroom with bath, shower over and wc is to share between the 2 last bedrooms. A 4th separate wc is available in the corridor.

Bedrooms

  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 3 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, The white bedroom...with pink curtains !
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, 1 Cot, With en-suite bathroom (a baby bed available)
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed, The blue bedroom
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, The yellow bedroom with en-suite bathroom
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms/3 bathrooms/4wc)) Notes on bedrooms: 3 bedrooms with large double bed; 1 bedroom with 2 twin beds; 2 bedrooms are en-suite with bathroom, + 1 bathroom (4wc). 1 special safety bed for a baby is also available.

Outside

  • Balcony
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Water Sports Gear

Meals

  • Booking Possible
  • Booking Possible
  • Catering available

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Private Swimming Pool, Unheated, Uncovered, With a Security Alarm System Dimensions: Width 6m; Length 12m ; Depth Minimum 1.5m Private parking lot, Courtyard, Charcoal barbecue, Electric BBQ, Outdoor furniture, Deckchair, Parasol, Table Tennis, Pétanque Court Please, contact us at via email or phone +33608422989 (English or French) for any information. On Facebook : Bertrand Agarrus Rocher Outside: Private Swimming Pool, Unheated, Uncovered, With a Security Alarm System Dimensions: Width 6m; Length 12m ; Depth Minimum 1.5m Private parking lot, Courtyard, Charcoal barbecue, Electric BBQ, Outdoor furniture, Deckchair, Parasol, Table Tennis, Pétanque Court Utility Room: Laundry machine, Vacuum cleaner, Iron, Ironing board, Sheets and towels included, Air conditioning, Fan, Heating, Portable heater, Hairdryer, Working Fireplace, Board games, Books, Smoke detector, Wifi… and mosquitos nets if necessary ! Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels provided, Bed linen provided, Cleaning service available, Safety deposit box, Alarm, CCTV. Please, contact us at via email at agarrus@gmail.com or phone +33608422989 (English or French) for any information. Other: Baby Cot, Baby High Chair, Games for Children, DVDs and Disney comic strips, many books in English and French Contact us in English or French at agarrus@gmail.com or by phone +33608 42 29 89 On Facebook : Bertrand Agarrus Rocher

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