This charming typically Provencal villa has an open view on the Luberon hills and it is a tastefully restored, ancient, rustic dry stone house with a 200 sqm living area set over one acre of partially wooded land and lawns.
A large dining table for up to 8 guests opens to the living room. Fully equipped kitchen offers US fridge, freezer, ice maker, dish washer, oven, cooker, micro-wave, wine cellar, food processor, mixer, toaster, Nespresso machine, juicier mixer, coffee machine, small TV.
There is laundry with a washing machine and ironing appliances and a guest cloakroom with WC
there are 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. All bedrooms have an exit to the terrace.
There is a large sun terrace with a summer kitchen with a large table for 12 guests, equipped with an oven, a fridge, coffee machine, a bar, a dish washer, BBQ, shower and WC. Overlooking the beautiful Swimming pool (11m x 5m) depth 0.80-2m with electric pool cover
Around the pool, nine sun beds and umbrellas.
Villa Marie-Francoise is surrounded by some of the most stunning villages in the Luberon such as Gordes, Cabrières d'Avignon only 3 km from the villa where there is a good restaurant, the bistro famously mentioned by author Peter Mayle, . A further choice of good restaurants lie within about 5 km of the house. There is an excellent farmers' market selling fruit, vegetables, flowers and wine in Coustellet on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings.
The enchanting nearby villages of Gordes, one of the most beautiful villages in the South of France, is on your doorstep and is well worth a visit. Its century old cobbled streets, tall stone houses built against the rock and the imposing castle are the unique setting for many art exhibitions and musical festivals taking place during the summer season
Other villages such as Menerbes, Fontaines de Vaucluse are an absolute
must to visit as well if you are seeking to experience the essence of
Provence. And don't miss the pretty village of L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, with
its canals, narrow streets and antiques market.
For a change of pace, the wonderfully vibrant and historic town of Avignon, with its magnificent Palais du Papes, is one of the architectural wonders of Franc is just 35 kilometres away and would make an ideal day trip.
Living room /
Washing machine & dryer
ing size bed (180cm), A/C, library, TV, with en-suite bathroom composed of a shower, a large basin, a dressing and WC. Exit to the balcony with a great view.
- Queen size bed, (160cm) exit to the terrace, sharing bathroom with bedroom 3.
2 Single beds (90cm x 2 - could be converted into king size bed) sharing bathroom with bedroom 2
Bathroom - Bedroom 2 and 3 share a bathroom with bath, basin. Separate WC.
Garden (1 acre) partially wooded land and lawns
Pool 11 m x 5m
Fully equipped summer kitchen with outdoor dining facilities with; Oven, a fridge, coffee machine, a bar, a dishwasher, BBQ, shower and WC
Petanque/ Boules court
Parking several cars
Sleeps 6; 3 bedrooms,
1 bathroom, 1 shower-room, 2 Wc
Pool 11m x 5m with alarm
Air-conditioned in Master bedroom
Satellite TV, Blu-Ray and DVD player
1 hair dryer
Cleaning: 3 hours per week
Household and bed linen provided and changed for a two week rental
Welcome basket (a bottle of Rosé, flowers local products)
Garden and pool maintenance
Additional heating charge during winter (please enquire)
Housekeeping, available upon request (approx.20€/per hour)
Heating not included in April, May and October (€300 if requested)
2 children maximum
Pets are not allowed
Baby cot on request
Sat to Sat rental from June to September. During the other months, it’s flexible minimum 4 nights on request
Please enquire for availability
Arrival time 16.00 to 19.00 late arrival a supplement payment to caretaker
Departure no later than 10 am
Cabrières d'Avignon 3 km
Nearest shops/ Supermarket Coustellet 4 km
Gordes 5 km
Apt 19 km
Avignon 35 km
Aix en Provence 69 km
Marseilles airport 70 km
Golf 14 km
Tennis 2 km
BOOKING POLICIES: Minimum stay 7 nights
Sat to Sat rental from June to September.
During the other months, it’s flexible minimum 4 nights on request
DEPOSIT REQUIREMENTS. 30% at time of booking
Deposits are NON REFUNDABLE
BALANCE DUE: 60 days prior to arrival.
Security deposit 1000 euros to be held at the agency
Trip cancellation insurance is highly recommended!