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PRETTY FARMHOUSE APARTMENT, POOL, GARDEN, TERRACE, HILLS AND FOREST VIEWS.

Tessa and David Nelson

Speaks French, English
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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PRETTY FARMHOUSE APARTMENT, POOL, GARDEN, TERRACE, HILLS AND FOREST VIEWS.

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday apartment in Lorgues - Provencale Farmhouse

2 bedrooms, sleeps 4, 10 minutes from market village of Lorgues

The apartment is on the ground floor of a traditional farmhouse, set in the idyllic surroundings of vineyards and rolling countryside. There is two and a half acres of paddock, an 8 x 4 meter pool with fence, and shady areas for lazing in the sun.

There is a large stone terrace with dinning table and chairs for the balmy summer nights, and a more sheltered table under the trees of the back garden, which has a lawn that reaches into the vineyards beyond.

There are two bedrooms, one with large double bed the other two single beds, one bathroom tiled with shower, toilet, jet bath and sink, access to bathroom is through second bedroom. Large kitchen and full kitchen facilities.

Great cycling, walking, swimming, local markets and breath taking views.

Sight seeing: Our local area is full of interesting and beautiful sights to see, from historic buildings for example L'Abaye de Thoronet which is not only maginificent in itself, but also has wonderful musical soirees, then of course there are the vineyard and the wine tasting, most of the vinyards have art exhibitions during the summer, so each trip is an interesting one. We have beautiful streams and rivers, plunge pools and canoeing on the river Argens. Amazing waterfalls at Seillans en Cascade. The famous ceramic tiles of Salernes are a must to see the potteries are such fun. ou can white water raft at Castellane, laze by the lake at the lac St Croix and canoe or pedallo up and down the Gorges du Verdon, one of the most fantastic places nearby.

Then there are the beaches, not far only 35 minutes, the sea is warm and the beaches are sand and pebble. There are great coastal walks, around St Tropez and amazing beaches near to le Lavandou. You will never be bored there is so much to see and do.

Art and Food: Tessa Nelson is both a professional chef and artist, she teaches cooking and painting, and if you are interested in a prvencale cookery lesson or a watercolour lesson in the garden please ask in advance of your stay here and it can be arranged.

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome

Tessa and David Nelson

This advertiser has been with HomeAway.co.uk since 2009
Speaks French, English
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Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights
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Reviews

5
based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

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Pretty farmhouse apartment, pool, garden, terrace, hills and forest views.
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews
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Pretty farmhouse apartment, pool, garden, terrace, hills and forest views.
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Lorgues Draguignan region
5

AUTHENTIC FRENCH COUNTRYSIDE

  • 5 out of 5
We enjoyed our stay very much. The apartment is spacious and makes you feel at home at once. The owners are very nice and helpful. Beautiful medieval villages nearby (Lorgues, Aups, Cotignac). The farmhouse is also ideally situated for a daytrip to the spectacular Gorges du Verdon. I would recommed this place for people who enjoy authentic French country living, but not for people seeking luxury.
  • Review Submitted: 10-Sep-2013
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pretty farmhouse apartment, pool, garden, terrace, hills and forest views.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p428424
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Lorgues Draguignan region
5

RUSTIC CHARM

  • 5 out of 5
This is a lovely, old farmhouse, set quietly between vineyards, where children can roam freely, swimming in the pool, chasing chickens or just making friends with the faithful Labrador. Adults too can enjoy the peaceful serenity (children permitting of course!) David and Tess are excellent hosts, mindful of your privacy should you desire it, but attentive and very welcoming. Nearby Lorgues is a pretty town, full of character and with the best market in the area and the surrounding countryside provides a range of activities from canoeing to wine tasting, to cater for all family tastes. If you’re seeking a piece of old-fashioned, rustic France, unmanicured, relaxed and charmingly artistic (Tessa’s beautiful paintings line the walls of the farmhouse), this is for you.
  • Review Submitted: 16-Jul-2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Pretty farmhouse apartment, pool, garden, terrace, hills and forest views.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p428424
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Lorgues Draguignan region
5

HOLIDAY IN PROVENCE

  • 5 out of 5
Our family thoroughly enjoyed our stay in Lorges. Tess and David made us very welcome and were very helpful in giving us practical advice for places to visit, eat and dine. The cottage was very traditional in it's style and true to the photo's. The children especially enjoyed the swimming pool and the chickens that roam the garden. It is close to the town, but far enough away to be very peaceful. We would recommend it to others for a relaxing holiday in Provence.
  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2011
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Tourists without a Car, Families with Young Children
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Pretty farmhouse apartment, pool, garden, terrace, hills and forest views.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p428424
+33 0494687376
Lorgues Draguignan region
New Zealand
5

COULDNT HAVE ASKED FOR MORE.

  • 5 out of 5
We have had 3 amazing weeks in this little piece of heaven.  We are a family with 2 small children under 4 and it was perfect.  Loads of safe space for the kids to run about. There is an area at the back of the house we used as a sandpit.  The pool is totally fenced and safe.  It has an area that provides shallow steps for the kids to play in the water and a lovely shaded area for them to amuse themselves while you can sunbathe and swim.  The house is lovely and cool and has all the essentials required for a perfect holiday, and yet provides all the modern essentials such as wifii and tv (with access to uk tv). The setting is stunning, looking out over the vines one side, and the other a rustic country setting complete with two very friendly chickens.  
  • Review Submitted: 29-May-2011
  • Date of Stay: May 2011
  • Source: HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Pet-friendly, Sightseeing, Families with Young Children, Romantic Getaway
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Pretty farmhouse apartment, pool, garden, terrace, hills and forest views.
http://www.homeaway.co.uk/p428424
+33 0494687376
Lorgues Draguignan region
5

LÄNDLICHE IDYLLE IN DER PROVENCE

  • 5 out of 5
Wir verbrachten zwei wunderschöne Wochen in dem ländlich und ruhig gelegenen, schönen alten Bauernhaus mit viel Flair und Atmosphäre. Zwei Hühner und ein kinderlieber Labrador haben uns Gesellschaft geleistet; die Kinder haben die Tiere geliebt. Die geräumige Wohnung ist mit allem eingerichtet, was man braucht, inklusive W-LAN und Waschmaschine. Auch Mückennetze an allen Betten waren vorhanden. Es gibt auf dem Gelände - mit schönem Blick auf die Weinberge - mehrere Essplätze, so dass man zu jeder Tageszeit einen schattiges Plätzchen findet. Der Pool ist sehr gepflegt und kindersicher eingezäunt. Unsere Gastgeber, David und Tess, waren äußerst hilfsbereit und freundlich; David hat uns mit guten Tipps für Ausflüge versorgt. Das malerische Städtchen Lorgues ist gut zu erreichen, mit allen Einkaufsmöglichkeiten.
  • Review Submitted: 07-Aug-2012
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2012
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Toulon
Nearest Ferry
45 Kilometres
Hyeres
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Les Arcs Draguignan
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
St Tropex/ Le Muy A8
Nearest Beach
35 Kilometres
beach
Car: necessary

The farmhouse is surrounded by vinyards and wine chateau's well worth visiting and tasting our local wine, Straight across the road from us is the Chateau L'Arnaude,. Lorgues our local medieval village, famous for it's wonderfull market and it's Knight Templars church, is fun and friendly. Les Arcs, is a beautiful walled medeival village, cobbled streets and memories of ancient times. The Gorges du Verdon, spectacular to behold and worth visitng. Saint Tropez and it's night clubs and fun way of life, buzzes in the hot summer sun. Great Restuarants including Bruno's renowned truffle restaurant is just down the road. Cycling, swimming, hiking, walking, visiting the Frejus Zoo or the Roman Amphi theatre there. there is so much to do and see, or of course you can just relax by the pool at home. The property is perfectly located for exploring Provence, located half way between Aix-en-Provence and Monte Carlo.

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Rental rates for this holiday apartment in Lorgues, Draguignan region

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Rental Period Minimum Rate Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Rate
 
summer
2 Jul 2014 - 30 Aug 2014
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£775
for 7 nights
£775
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£545
for 7 nights
£545
 

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Notes If you choose to stay a second week during the autumn, spring and winter season, there is a 20% discount for your second week.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Lorgues in Draguignan region

Property Type:
  • apartment (terraced)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 80 m²
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Thermos Flask
  • Parking Off Street
  • Iron & Board
  • Mobile Phone
  • Hair Dryer
  • Local Maps
  • Basic Soaps
  • Wireless Internet
  • Computer Available
  • Washing Machine
  • Fireplace
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels Provided
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toaster
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Blender
  • Pantry Items
  • Stove
  • Grill
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Hob
  • Oven
  • Microwave
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • Child's Highchair
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Jacuzzi
  • The bathroom is large and airy and has a big walk in tiled shower, with jet, the bath has shower and jet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
  • The bedrooms are cool and comfortable for the hot summer months, the stone walls are thick and keep the house a pleasant temperature throughout the summer. The main bedroom doubles up as a living room, although is rarely used as such, most people tend to stay outside.
Entertainment:
  • Television
  • Satellite / Cable
  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Books for Kids
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Beach Towels
  • Barbecue
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • laundrette - not serviced
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • caves
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
  • horse riding
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • scenic drives
  • paddle boating
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • whitewater rafting
  • golf
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • equestrian events
  • tennis
  • snorkelling
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