Le Marronnier - SAIG101Q
Prices from £5,275 - £5,925
Sleeps: 12 Bedrooms: 6
Authentic villa in Provence - two original stone buildings, a farmhouse and stable dating back to 1789, have been extended and joined by a central entrance hall to create Le Marronnier.
About Le Marronnier
It is surrounded by lavender fields, almond and cherry orchards, and boasts a large pool and superb rural views. It is a tastefully furnished home with original artwork and sculptures created by the artist owner. The grounds capture the essence of the surrounding countryside, with huge mature trees, expansive open spaces, a tranquil bassin next to a vine-covered terrace and an arbour leading the way from the house to the pool.
The bastide is located on the outskirts of Saignon on the northern edge of the Luberon National Park, thus offering commanding views over the Luberon hills and Mont Ventoux, the highest peak in Provence. Nearby Apt has the best weekly market in the region. Do also make time to visit the atmospheric perched village of Gordes just 10 miles away, considered one of the country's most beautiful villages. Within easy driving distance are the beautiful cities of Avignon and Aix-en-Provence, neither of which should be missed during your stay in this wonderful part of France.
Facilities and Features
6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 1 shower room, 4 WC
Double height, split level, central entrance hall with living area (TV,DVD,CD).
Large living room, open fireplace, open stairs to first floor; French doors to vine-covered terrace and bassin with feature fountain.
Kitchen/dining room , French door to garden.
Large games room , French door to garden.
Children' s triple bedroom (0.80m), French doors to garden.
Double bedroom (1.60m), with ensuite shower room and stunning views across Luberon.
1st wing with galleried landing and small sitting area to:
Double bedroom (1.80m), ensuite bathroom , separate shower cubicle, WC.
Double bedroom (1.60m), ensuite bathroom , WC.
2nd wing accessed via games room on ground floor:
3 double bedrooms (1.60m).
2 separate bathrooms.
Extensive grounds of 20 hectares with large mature trees. Large fenced/gated 14m x 7m swimming pool with diving board and stepped entrance set 50 metres from the house. Outdoor dining on vine-covered terrace with bassin (pond) and feature fountain, table tennis. Small electric barbecue - restrictions may apply due to fire risk. Children' s swings and enclosed trampoline (use at own risk). Ample parking.
The owner's artists studio is within the property, but not accessible to guests.
- Private Pool
- 6+ Bedrooms
- 4+ Bathrooms
- Private Parking
- BBQ Area
- Child Friendly
- Golf Nearby
- Spacious garden
Location and Map
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Weekly rates and Extra Charges
|rental period||weekly rate|
|29 May 2021 - 09 Jul 2021||£5275|
|10 Jul 2021 - 27 Aug 2021||£5925|
|28 Aug 2021 - 24 Sep 2021||£5275|
Fees and conditions
- Wood for fire and winter heating.
- Additional maid service €15 per hour.
3 hours maid service mid week and Saturdays.
Wood for fire and winter heating.
Additional maid service €15 per hour.
Please note: a local Taxe de Sejour (tourist tax) is payable locally in cash.
If you are looking for an authentic Provencal experience, this villa ticks all the boxes! The views are superb. A good, spacious property in an excellent location for exploring the Luberon, and with plenty of outdoor space. A 10-minute drive will bring you to the market town of Apt, and the hilltop village of Saignon is just 5-10 minutes away.