Photos and Description of this 4 bedroom holiday villa in Fayence - Les Restanques
Spacious villa with four bedrooms, all en-suite bath or shower sleeps 8
This traditional stone house is situated on a south-facing hill just below the beautiful village of Fayence. It is a spacious house with a large garden but still within walking distance of the village with its great restaurants and market.
The villa offers four bedrooms all with en-suite bath or shower rooms and it sleeps 8.
There is a large open living area and a well-equipped large kitchen, which opens up until the covered terrace. The dining area is next to the kitchen and there is a smaller separate TV area. One double bedroom is situated on the main floor the others on the first floor.
The house has air conditioning in all upstairs bedrooms.
The private pool is 5x12 with steps and has a nice terrace for the sun loungers. There is a beautiful view also from the pool area which is situated one terrace below the main house and it is secured with an alarm.
The property is enclosed and opens with an automatic gate opener and has plenty of parking space
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 olive oil 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.
The village : Villa Les Restanques 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 Provençal products and gift items.
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- children welcome
- non smoking only