Villa Famille - Rognes - ROG102
Prices from £968 - £2,481
Sleeps: 10 Bedrooms: 4
Lovely child-friendly 4-bedroomed villa to sleep 10 with large private fenced-in pool, large garden, terraces, BBQ, internet access, UK satellite TV. Totally refurbished throughout. 1.5km to picturesque Rognes. 4 bedrooms / 2 bathrooms. Sleeps 10.
About Villa Famille - Rognes
This totally refurbished villa is located in a quiet but not isolated position approximately 1.5 km to Rognes, a picturesque village, and 19 km from famous Aix en Provence. In enclosed grounds of one and a half acres with a 10m x 5m private pool, it is ideal particularly for families in the school holidays and those wanting a tranquil holiday out of high season. Situated only 10 minutes away from the Luberon National Park, approximately 1 hour from the Camargue, Arles, Nimes, Avignon and the coast, it is an ideal base to explore the beautiful and diverse sights of Provence.
The villa is well equipped with TV, wifi, DVD and video player, high chair, travel cots and steriliser.
Notes on accommodation: Ideal for families as the grounds are completely enclosed. The pool is fitted with a fence and self-locking gate adhering to French standards.
Outside: Large, enclosed garden with a long drive stretching to the electric gates. The house has a large terrace from which you look down on the pool approximately 40 metres away. The pool will be open from June until the end of September. The pool complex can be lit until 10pm at night although we request that as a courtesy to the neighbours that noise levels are kept down. Utility Room: Washing machine, iron and ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Final cleaning is included in the price. Linen and towels can be hired in advance at additional cost of £5 per person. Other: The villa is on one level. It has been extensively refurbished in the last few years.
Bedroom 1 - double bed.
Bedroom 2 - twin beds.
Bedroom 3 - bunk beds.
Bedroom 4 - twin beds and bunk beds.
Main bathroom with corner bath, sink and toilet.
Shower room with basin.
Well equipped kitchen with 4 ringed hob, electric oven, fridge freezer, microwave, toaster, dishwasher and kettle.
Washing machine, iron and ironing board.
Large, bright living room of approximately 40 square metres. There are 3 large settees, wicker chairs and a large table with ten chairs and a high chair. It also has a TV with satellite, wifi, DVD and video player. Two patio doors open onto a large terrace. The TV has French terrestirial and UK freeview.
There is a fan in every room.
In enclosed grounds of one and a half acres, this villa is in a rural location ideal for those wanting a tranquil holiday.
The gloriously large private pool (10m x 5m) is set within the large grounds. The entire one and a half acres is set within a fence with electric gates at the entrance. The pool is fitted with a fence and self locking gate adhering to French standards.
The pool complex can be lit until 10pm at night although we request that as a courtesy to the neighbours that noise levels are kept down.
There is plenty of private parking.
On the pretty terrace there is a table and ample seating for dining out of doors.
There is a large barbecue in its own exterior building with its own sink and work surface. Perfect for those warm evenings spent outdoors.
Private pool Fenced pool with a large terrace. Lights for evening use until 10pm. Roman steps lead into the water with a minimum depth of approximately 1 metre. Open from June to September inclusive. Unheated.
Terrace Large terrace to the front of the villa. BBQ. A large wind down sun shade plus moveable umbrellas are provided as are sun loungers, tables and chairs.
Facilities and Features
Bedroom 1 - 4 Single Beds , 1 Cot , Two single beds and one full size bunk bed
Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Beds , Full size bunk beds
Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Patio doors opening onto main terrace with view to the pool
Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Beds , With patio doors
2 Bathrooms, 1 Separate WC:
Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure and basin
Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Corner bath (no shower) , bidet, sink
Kitchen - 4 ringed hob, electric oven, fridge freezer, microwave, toaster, dishwasher and kettle.
Utility Room - Washing machine, iron and ironing board.
Living Rooms - 3 large settees, wicker chairs, large table with ten chairs and a high chair. TV with UK freeview satellite, wifi, DVD and video player.
There is a fan in every room.
Summary of Property
Property Modern villa on one level with grounds of approx 1.5 acres. Ample parking with double car shelter.
Sleeps 10 (plus 2 travel cots).
Bedrooms 4 bedrooms: 1 with two single beds, 1 with a double bed, 1 with bunk beds and 1 with two single beds and bunk beds. Each bedroom is equipped with a fan.
Living Area 45 sq metre lounge with 3 large setees, a wicker chair set and a large dining table seating 10 people. Television with available free to view French channels (UK free to view channels are no longer available in southern Europe), video and DVD players.
WiFi Wireless internet available and included in the price
Appliances Full size hob and oven, microwave, fridge freezer, dishwasher and washing machine. Iron and ironing board.
Bathrooms 1 bathroom with bath, handbasin and toilet, 1 separate toilet, 1 shower room with hand basin.
- Private Villa
- Private Pool
- Secure fenced pool
- Un-overlooked Pool
- 4+ bedrooms
- 2+ Bathrooms
- Private Parking
- Secure Parking
- Satellite TV
- BBQ Area
- No Pets
- Child Friendly
- Suitable for reduced mobility
- Easy Walk to Shops
- Spacious garden
Location and Map
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Most shops are open on Sunday morning although they often shut for lunch during the week and close Monday afternoons.
There is a small market in Rognes on Wednesday morning and there is a much larger market in Lambesc on Fridays.
The villa is located in a quiet but not isolated position approximately 1.5km to Rognes, a picturesque village, and 19 km from Aix en Provence
Situated only 10 minutes away from the Luberon National Park, approximately 1 hour from the Camargue, Arles, Nimes, Avignon and the coast, it is an ideal base to explore beautiful and diverse Provence.
The Mediterranean Coast is approximately 45 mins away. The Calanques, various beaches and boat trips from Marseille (for example to the Isle of If, the island that the Count of Monte Cristo book is thought to be based on) are an easy day trip from the villa.
The Pont Royal golf course is approximately 20 minutes from the property.
Marseille airport (BA,Easy Jet and Ryanair) 35 mins. Aix en Provence TGV station (Eurostar to Lille, TGV from Lille to Aix) 30 mins. Avignon TGV (Eurostar direct London to Avignon in summer) 50 mins. Auto route via Salon.
Toulon and Nimes Airports less than 90 mins. Nice airport 2 hours.
Local village 1.5km with small supermarket, bank and local shops. (15-20 minutes walking distance) Lambesc 7km with nearest large supermarkets. Aix en Provence 19km a beautiful city, hypermarkets, museums, galleries etc. Luberon 7km.
The Villa is located in a quiet but not isolated position approximately 1.5km from Rognes, a typical Provencal village, and 19 km from Aix en Provence. It is also 10 minutes drive from the edge of the Luberon National Park.
The Mediterranean Coast is approximately 40 mins away and many other attractions e.g. Camargue, Roman towns (such as Arles, Nimes and Orange)and Avignon are all about an hour away. Salon is approximately 25 minutes.
Marseille airport (BA, EasyJet and Ryanair) - 35 mins from villa.
Toulon and Nimes Airports - less than 90 minutes from villa.
Nice airport is 2 hours away.
Aix en Provence TGV station (Eurostar to Lille, TGV from Lille to Aix) - 30 mins from villa.
Avignon TGV (Eurostar direct London to Avignon in summer) -50 mins from villa.
Autoroute all the way from the UK. The best junction (en route from the UK) is at Senas, then travel via Point Royal and Lambesc.
Lambesc is the nearest town (approx 7km). There are large supermarkets here and a much larger market on Friday mornings.
Aix is very near (approx 15 mins) and has many shops, cafes and restaurants as well a being an historic and cultural centre.Salon is also only 25 minutes away.
For children there is a marionette park, Le Village des Automates(15 mins), the zoo and Chateau de la Barben (20 mins), a water park (25 mins), Isle d'If (island off Marseille where the ficticious Count of Monte Cristo was imprisoned!),and the Chateaux de Baux (medieval seige weapons - 45 mins). There are several inland swimming lakes within 20 mins (see photo of the Etang de Bonde opposite) and a Warhammer shop in Aix for those with boys!
Rognes is in the middle of a large number of attractions, most of which are within an hours journey. For example:
Roman history - Pont du Gard, Nimes and Orange amphitheatres. (all about 1 hr)
Luberon Park - hill top villages, beautiful scenary (15 mins)
Camargue - flamingoes, other wildlife, boat trips, historic fortified town of Aigues-Mortes. (approx 1 hr)
Wine - the whole area is full of vineyards where you can taste and buy the wine. If you travel slightly further afield you also reach Chateauneuf-Du-Pape territory.
Golf - Pont Royal course in Mallemort-en-Provence designed by Seve Ballesteros. (20 mins)
Provencal market towns - Avignon, Salon, Aix en Provence.
Spectacular scenary - Gorge Verdon, Mont Ventoux, Les Baux de Provence etc
Festivals - Aix art and music festival, Roque D'Antheron piano festival.
The coast - (approx 45mins to the nearest resort) Marseille (major port), various beaches e.g. Casis and La Ciotat and boat trips.
Weekly rates and Extra Charges
|rental period||weekly rate|
|29 Aug 2020 - 18 Dec 2020||£968|
|19 Dec 2020 - 01 Jan 2021||£1452|
|02 Jan 2021 - 28 May 2021||£968|
|29 May 2021 - 16 Jul 2021||£1513|
|17 Jul 2021 - 27 Aug 2021||£2481|
|28 Aug 2021 - 17 Dec 2021||£968|
|18 Dec 2021 - 31 Dec 2021||£1452|
Fees and conditions
- Security Deposit: £250.00
- Deposits must be received within 2 days of booking in order to secure the villa.
- Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Final cleaning is included in the price. Linen and towels can be hired in advance at additional cost of £5 per person.
- Changeover day: Saturday during high season. Other days out of high season will be considered.
Suitable for elderly
The villa is on one level. There is one step to access the property.
Location: Rognes, Provence, France.
Large private pool, UK freeview satellite TV channels, WiFi internet access, 1.5km to all amenities.
The villa has 4 bedrooms, and sleeps up to 10 people.
Five hours of end of stay cleaning are included in the price. This is usually sufficient to clean the villa. Additional cleaning will be charged.
There are various pieces of baby equipment available i.e. two travel cots, a steam steriliser and a low level 'high chair'.
Smoking Guests are kindly requested not to smoke in the house.
General Hairdryer provided, linen and towels provided on request at extra charge of £5 per person. Washing lines in garden.
No pets are allowed.
Iron & Board
Dishes & Utensils
Sacha - AUG 2013
" Photos on website did not do the property justice. For once, our expectations were exceeded. Good value for money. The quality of the facilities in the property was excellent ,as was the cleanliness on arrival. The booking procedure was also excellent. "