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RESTORED FARMHOUSE WITH POOL SET IN THE TRANQUIL ST CLEMENT VALLEY, SLEEPS 8

Christine Sullivan

Speaks French, English
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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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RESTORED FARMHOUSE WITH POOL SET IN THE TRANQUIL ST CLEMENT VALLEY, SLEEPS 8

Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday farmhouse in La Garde Freinet - La Veille Ferme, St Clément

Attractive spacious house, pool, secluded gardens + 3 acres of land

Only available during the month of AUGUST our comfortably furnished home lies at the end of the beautiful St Clément valley, a 5 minute drive or pretty 20 minute walk from the ancient hilltop stronghold of La Garde Freinet. Approached through olive groves & vineyards & surrounded by chestnut & pine forests it offers peace & tranquility yet is only a short distance from the stunning beaches & stylish glamour of the Golfe de St Tropez. The village, set in the heart of the Massif des Maures with its breathtaking scenery & wonderful climate, provides good local shops, restaurants, bars & a twice weekly market selling delicious local produce. Our secluded pool is fully tiled and surrounded by a wide, sunny “plage” – perfect for soaking up the sun! There are shady areas too in which to relax with a glass of wine and a good book, a hammock for that afternoon snooze, a vine covered terrace for al fresco dining + 3 acres of fields & woodland to explore. For those seeking a more active holiday, golf, tennis, sailing, windsurfing, & horse riding can be found close by.

HOLIDAYING WITH YOUR FAMILY AT LA VEILLE FERME:

***ALTHOUGH CHILDREN ARE VERY WELCOME PLEASE BEAR IN MIND THAT THERE ARE A NUMBER OF

STEEP AND UNGUARDED STEPS BOTH INSIDE THE HOUSE AND AROUND THE GARDEN SO THE PROPERTY

IS PROBABLY MORE SUITED TO OLDER CHILDREN OR BABIES.***

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Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
Guestbook comments from the owner
We stayed at this excellent farm house for two weeks at the end of August 2012. It is situated in a beautiful, quiet location with lovely views. The farmhouse which is decorated to a very high and tasteful standard has everything you could possibly need, with comfortable living inside, an excellent kitchen and several balconies to relax and enjoy the view. There is a great eating and sitting area to the front of the house shaded by a huge vine. Outside there are lots of quiet places to sit and relax and the pool, surrounded by lavender and rosemary, is wonderful with plenty of sun loungers and a shady area if you want to be out of the sun. Christine is a brilliant hostess, very helpful and quick to respond if you need anything, yet discrete.



La Garde-Freinet is a pretty French village with a market. It is very friendly with good restaurants, a very nice bar to sit and watch the world go by and a useful Spar shop.



We would thoroughly recommend this quality villa to anyone who wants a relaxing holiday.
Aug 2012
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Christine Sullivan

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2009
Speaks French, English
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Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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5
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RESTORED FARMHOUSE WITH POOL SET IN THE TRANQUIL ST CLEMENT VALLEY, SLEEPS 8
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RESTORED FARMHOUSE WITH POOL SET IN THE TRANQUIL ST CLEMENT VALLEY, SLEEPS 8
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p412171
+44 777 838 6666
La Garde Freinet St Tropez region
5

The best of both worlds

  • 5 out of 5
We spent a wonderful week here with our two young boys. This is a beautiful home, off the beaten track, but with a charming village a short drive away and only a slightly longer journey to Grimaud and st Tropez. We couldn't fault the house, gardens and pool - all so tastefully done, well equipped and comfortable. Christine was very helpful with any questions, including recommending a babysitter etc. and even provided some great pool toys for the children. Just one of many thoughtful touches that made this a really special place to stay.
  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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RESTORED FARMHOUSE WITH POOL SET IN THE TRANQUIL ST CLEMENT VALLEY, SLEEPS 8
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p412171
+44 777 838 6666
La Garde Freinet St Tropez region
5

Fantastic Week in La Garde Freinet.

  • 5 out of 5
Spent a lovely week in La Garde Freinet in Christine's beautiful farmhouse.
Have read previous reviews, and fully agree with all comments made.
The Farmhouse is beautifully decorated, and there is a lovely feeling of peace and tranquility to be found.
We took 4 teenagers with us ranging from 18 to 14, and they all had a fantastic time!
The property is well maintained, with all the facilties you would require,including a gas barbeque, and washing machine, with clear instructions to hand when you arrive.
Christine takes a lot of pride in her lovely garden, which was beautiful.
The pool was a bit hit, with many hours spent in and around it. It has steps leading into the shallow end, and is a good size, easily catering for 4 energetic teenagers, plus 4 not so energetic adults !!
We had a trip to St Tropez which was only half an hour away, which was fantastic, but get there early, ie 8am if you want a good seat in the cafe for breakfast, and to watch the activities in the glamorous harbour !!
Christine, the owner was fantastic, and made sure there was food in the fridge and table laid for us upon our arrival which was late evening, which was a real treat.
We made a trip to a nearby Hypermarket (about 20 minutes away) as we had lots of hungry teenagers to feed. We ate out a couple of nights in the village which was fab, there are quite a few cafes and restaurants to choose from, we searched on Trip Advisor for ideas !! We tried the old Fish Market which looked like a bandstand !!
The village is about 5 minutes away in the car, or 20 minutes walk, mostly up hill, which kept us all fit !!
There is plenty to do around La Garde Freinet if you are feeling energetic,and not far away at all, or if you prefer relaxing, the pool is lovely, completely private, and lots of places to sit and enjoy the scenery and beautiful SUNSHINE & BLUE SKY !!
To conclude, this holiday would suit almost anyone from young families to older couples, we would all love to go back again --might leave the teenagers behind though !!!
  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2012
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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RESTORED FARMHOUSE WITH POOL SET IN THE TRANQUIL ST CLEMENT VALLEY, SLEEPS 8
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p412171
+44 777 838 6666
La Garde Freinet St Tropez region
5

Peace and tranquility at its best.

  • 5 out of 5
The location was fantastic, near enough to L.G.F. to walk but far enough away to be quiet and secluded. The farmhouse itself is wonderful, full of character with terraces and shaded areas dotted about the house and grounds to give sun lovers and shade seekers equal pleasure. The view from the pool area alone will hold your attention for hours on end. The farmhouse is well equipped with all the amenities one would expect and the layout inside makes for a really comfortable and roomy living space once it turns cold outside.

L.G.F. has loads of restaurants and cafes dotted about and is a charming town with tourist attractions of its own although hiking up the mountain is not for the faint hearted.

The owner was particularly helpful when if came to information regarding airport transport, local food ideas and touring the local area. Take a trip down to St Tropez during your stay and see the boats in the marina.
  • Review Submitted: 29-Jan-2012
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
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RESTORED FARMHOUSE WITH POOL SET IN THE TRANQUIL ST CLEMENT VALLEY, SLEEPS 8
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p412171
+44 777 838 6666
La Garde Freinet St Tropez region
Hertfordshire
5

Delightful Provencale retreat

  • 5 out of 5
A superb property in a tranquil location just five minutes from the beautiul village of La Garde Freinet.
We stayed there for a week with our young children as well as my parents and the farmhouse was entirely suitable and more than comfortable for all.
The property completely exceeded all our expectations and the description and photographs on the website could never do justice to the picture perfect scene that greets you on your arrival.
From bathing by the wonderful new large pool to eating outside every night under ripe vines trailing above, everything was just as you could imagine for a relaxing break away from it all.
The short drive to the charming (and very friendly) nearby village was a joy in itself winding through olive groves and vineyards.
The owner was on hand but not intrusive and clearly views customer service as an important priority.
This was a superb find and a wonderful property, which I would thoroughly recommend to anybody looking for that 'dreamed of' retreat in Provence.
  • Review Submitted: 06-Sep-2009
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Location

Nearest Airport
100 Kilometres
Nice
Nearest Ferry
70 Kilometres
Toulon
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Les Arcs
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Le Canet des Maures
Nearest Beach
15 Kilometres
Port Cogolin
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
La Garde Freinet
Nearest Ski
100 Kilometres
Isola 2000
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Domaine de Beauvallon (between Grimaud/Ste Maxime)
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
La Garde Freinet
Car: necessary

Close to the beautiful beaches of the Golfe de St Tropez and set in the breathtaking scenery of the Massif des Maures, La Garde Freinet is well placed for inland trips to ancient towns such as Aix en Provence, Avignon and Arles. A day spent in the dramatic Gorges du Verdon or boating on the nearby startling blue Lac St Croix is a must. Nearer home while away a morning in the pretty villages of Ramatuelle or Gassin, with its stunning coastal views. Countless local châteaux offer combined wine tastings and art exhibitions and during July and August many stage open air jazz concerts. Take a boat trip from Ste Maxime to St Tropez, each have colourful weekly markets where great bargains are to be had. Why not spend a day in Nice with its captivating old town, or a little further along the coast visit the famous principality of Monaco. On Sunday mornings enjoy browsing the weekly 'puce' market held outside picturesque Grimaud with its ruined castle.

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Availability & Rates

Availability & Rates

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Rental rates for this holiday farmhouse in La Garde Freinet, St Tropez region

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
August 2015
1 Aug 2015 - 29 Aug 2015
7 night minimum stay
£3,000
for 7 nights
£3,000
 

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Notes Please Note: The owner of this property accepts payment in the original currency specified (£). A signed contract to be returned at the time of booking with a 25% non-refundable deposit to secure the property, the balance + £1000 damages deposit must be paid 6 weeks prior to the arrival date, this deposit to be returned on departure after a satisfactory check of the property.
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Facilities

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday farmhouse in La Garde Freinet in St Tropez region

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Away From It All
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Linens Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Hair Dryer
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
  • Wireless Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Local Maps
  • Paper Towels
  • Basic Soaps
  • Toilet Paper
  • Printer
  • Scanner
Kitchen:
  • Kitchen
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Blender
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Toaster
  • Stove
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Hob
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Room
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 4 - Outdoor Shower
  • Bathroom 1 is on the upper floor and has a large walk-in overhead shower and separate hand-held shower, toilet and vanity unit with single handbasin. A small window overlooks the garden and fields beyond. Bathroom 2 on the ground floor is light and airy with an attractive window overlooking the garden. It has a newly fitted walk-in shower, tiled surrounds, toilet and vanity unit with single handbasin. There is a small dressing area. Bathroom 3 on the ground floor offers a shower unit, toilet and handbasin, it also houses the washing machine and laundry facilities.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Single Bed
  • The double aspect master bedroom on the upper floor has French windows leading onto an attractive balcony overlooking the pool and woodland beyond. Fitted cupboards offer lots of storage space. A separate shower room in situated adjacent. The large 2nd bedroom is furnished mainly with antiques including a large armoire with hanging space and shelves, a double and a single sleigh bed + a cot. French windows lead onto the garden and pool area. Bedroom 3 with double bed and windows overlooking the garden is light, pretty and furnished in pine. Again there's plenty of storage. Bedroom 4 is a single opening onto the airy hallway.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Radio
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • veranda
  • Beach Towels
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
  • Veranda
  • Beach Umbrellas
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Porch Furniture
  • 6 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • not suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • library
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • winery tours
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • arboretum
  • cinemas
  • marina
  • theme parks
  • recreation centre
  • caves
  • festivals
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horse riding
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
  • beachcombing
  • photography
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
  • hospital
  • ATM/bank
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • diving
  • fishing
  • golf
  • wind-surfing
  • water skiing
  • mountain biking
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • equestrian events
  • snorkelling
  • sailing
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water tubing
Notes:
The house is arranged over two floors and comprises a well equipped farmhouse kitchen with vaulted ceiling, french windows open onto a sunny terrace which leads to a vine covered dining area. Off the kitchen is the dining room with a balcony to one side overlooking the garden and valley beyond. From here two steps lead up to the main entrance hall and the drawing room with french windows leading out onto a further terrace - perfect for capturing the last rays of sunlight. On the same floor as the drawing room is the master bedroom with french windows opening onto a small balcony which overlooks the pool and forests beyond. The adjacent shower room is a few feet away. A curved stone staircase leads down to bedrooms 2 & 3 which have access to the gardens and pool. Bathroom 2, the study area and bathroom 3/laundry are also situated on this level.
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