'La Domaine Roucas ' is located between Ménerbes, and Lacost two of the most beautiful village perched on a hills and it is recognised as one of "The Most Beautiful Villages in France".
Main Mas plus appendix are of modern-style comfort with a series of bay-windows and breath-taking views, all on a single level. A virtual private road of 1.6 km with no neighbours leads to the large Domaine located on 5 hectares of private land.
This original property (2,600 sq. ft. of living space) has been tastefully furnished, and features many original works of art and two libraries stocked with books.
consists of a large living room with fireplace, 2 library areas with numerous books, paintings, billiard, sofas, artist works...The living room opens onto a terrace protected from the 'Mistral' (local wind), and arranged with a trellis, table and chairs.
The spacious kitchen has a central work unit fully equipped with all the necessary appliances, and a dining area.
Guest cloakroom with WC hand basin
Laundry room with a washing machine and dryer
3 bedrooms with en-suite bathroom
A fourth bedroom for children or baby-sitter with separate WC
consists of ground floor with a sitting room with TV, and a shower room (with WC)
Then a spiral staircase leads up to the bedroom with two single beds or connected a double bed
he property has private access and is very quiet. Indeed, it is surrounded by two hectares (4 acres) of unfenced grounds with cherry trees, vineyards, oaks, and lawns.
There is a patio, multiple terraces for al fresco dining, and a swimming pool 5.5 m x 11 m with sun terrace and pool alarm. There is plenty of shade areas including a large 500 years old oak tree.. Weber BBQ. There are few umbrellas around the pool.
There is ample parking area as well as a garage.
''La Domain Roucas is at the heart of the "Golden Triangle" of the Luberon National Park, indeed the property is close to the most beautiful villages of Ménerbes and Lacost and its ramparts are just 4 kilometres officially recognised as one of "The Most Beautiful Villages in France and not to far way is Gordes, only a 8 kilometres from the Mas, 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 village stunning villages such as, Bonnieux and Goult and Cabrières d'Avignon a pretty Provencal village with an excellent restaurant with a enclosed garden to eat al fresco called “Le Vieux Bistrot” which was famously mentioned by author Peter Mayle.
There are many restaurants in the area including weekly markets in most villages including the excellent farmers' market selling fruit, vegetables, flowers and wine in Coustellet on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings.,
A little further but within
easy reach villages such as, 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 and of course St Remy de Provence
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 France is just 35 kilometres away and would make an ideal day trip
Large living room with fireplace, TV.
2 library areas with numerous books (2000 English books), paintings, billiard, sofas, artist works...
Spacious kitchen has a central work unit fully equipped with all the necessary appliances, and a dining area seating for 10
Guest cloakroom with WC & hand basin
Laundry room with: washing machine and dryer
- Small double bed with 160 cm and en-suite shower room
- King size bed with 180 cm French door to terrace. En-suite bathroom with bath, shower, double basin and WC. Dressing room
- Two large single beds of 100 cm or connected one large king size bed 200 cm en-suite shower room, direct access to a private terrace
- for 2 small children 160 cm (no bathroom)
Bedroom 4 - On the ground floor, a sitting room with TV and a shower room with WC, on the first floor, a double bedroom with two single beds 90 cm or connected one king size bed with 180 cm.
Please note that this bedroom has independent access
Fans can be available for the bedrooms
Two hectares (4 acres) grounds; there are cherry trees, vineyards, oaks, and lawns
There is a patio and 5 terraces
Swimming pool 5.5 m x 11 m with pool alarm
There also ample parking area and a garage
Main House; Sleeps 6 ; 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 2 shower rooms & 4 WC . (Extra bed on request)
Annex; Sleeps 2; 1 bedroom, 1 shower room & 1 WC
Pool 11 x 5.5 m
Internet access - Wi-Fi
Washing machine and dryer
Electricity and heating included during winter.
Baby equipment (a cot and high chair) on request
Cleaning service: 3 hours once per week
Household and bed linen included, as well as pool towels
Welcome basket: rosé, juices etc.
Extra cleaning hours 15€/h approx.
A net fence can be put around the swimming pool on request and at extra charge
Swimming pool is equipped with an alarm
House book: we provide a very nice house book with many useful information, details and tips about the property and the area (the best restaurants, typical shops, local markets, worthy sightseeing
2 weeks are a minimum rental period in high season
2 weeks is the minimum rental period in July and August. One week on special request.
Please note that cell phones do not work well in these hills
House book is provide with many useful information, details and tips about the property and the area (the best restaurants, typical shops, local markets, worthy sightseeing
Guests must fold parasols each time they leave the place or when a strong wind comes up.
Ménerbes 4 km - All shops and good restaurants in this village
Gordes 8 km
Bonnieux 13 km
Lacoste 9 km
Cabrières d'Avignon 7 km
Coustellet 5.5 km
Cavaillon 15 km
Apt 20 km
Avignon 45 km
Avignon TGV 45 km
St Remy de Provence 40 km
Aix en Provence 72 km
Marseilles airport 80 km
BOOKING POLICIES: Minimum stay 7 nights
2 weeks are a minimum rental period in high season
DEPOSIT REQUIREMENTS. 30% at time of booking
Deposits are NON REFUNDABLE
BALANCE DUE: 60 days prior to arrival.
Security deposit 2000 euros to be held at the agency
Trip cancellation insurance is highly recommended !