Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday villa in Fayence - Villa Bellevue
Villa with private pool small garden, 4 bedrooms sleeps 6
Villa Bellevue has the best of both worlds; fabulous views over the Esterel Mountains and tranquillity yet only a few minutes’ walk from the centre of the picturesque medieval village of Fayence. You can enjoy its numerous restaurants, shops and thrice weekly market without having to worry about getting your car out. The villa is beautifully decorated with warm colours, tasteful artwork and wall hangings. It offers off-street parking and flat access to the entrance gate and beyond.
The swimming pool is surrounded by wooden decking from which there is a wonderful view coupled with glorious sunshine as it is south-facing. There is a shaded area for outdoor dining as well as comfortable rattan furniture poolside.
Sleeps 6 adults comfortably.
Location : Villa Bellevue lies within 10 minutes drive of freshwater lake St Cassien and overlooks the upmarket village of Fayence. Located less than 15 minutes from Autoroute A8 Exit 39, it is ideally placed for trips to both Provence and the Luberon to the west and Cannes and Monaco on the French Riviera to the east. Nearby there are a large number of restaurants, some with Michelin stars, as well as a number of supermarkets. A championship golf-course, Terre Blanche, is 10 minutes drive away. All the other major French Riviera attractions are within 30-45 minutes drive.
Fayence has a typical open market three times a week. This is where the local meet and shop their vegetables and meats from the local farmers. The market also offers other typical Provencal products and gift items.
Activities : There is much to do in the area from swimming and boating in the fresh water lake Lac St. Cassian, trail riding, wind surfing and gliding from Europe's largest airfield in Tourrettes by Fayence.
The area is fantastic for walking and close by you can visit the beautiful Gorge du Verdon the largest gorge in Europe.
You can visit the local vineyards and make a trip to an oliveoil mill in Callas and taste the price winning oil.
The Mediterranean is not far away with places like Cannes, St. Tropez and their fantastic beaches.
For music lovers, there are plenty of summer concerts with jazz in the open air in Bargemon and in nearby villages of Seillans and Montferrat; chamber music and recitals in nearby churches: Mass with Gregorian plainsong on Sunday mornings at the Abbey de Thoronet; opera in Aix-en Provence, Orange and Nice.
Golf : If you are interested in golf there are plenty of possibilities within an hours drive but the closest is the famous Terre Blance golf in Tourrettes by Fayence, which offers two 18 hole courses. This is a five star establishment.
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets not allowed
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible