Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Lorgues
3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms Sleeps 6
Situated off a quiet country lane,5 minutes from the medieval town of Lorgues and approached through electric gates, this charming villa lies in 1 acre of beautifully landscaped gardens with olive trees and vines. In the main house there are two bedrooms; one double and one twin with a further double bedroom, with en-suite facilities, accessed by a separate external entrance. The comfortable living area is tastefully furnished with a wood burning fire for off-season lets and a flat screen TV and DVD player. In the well appointed kitchen, there is an American style fridge freezer providing ice on tap for those hot summer days. The kitchen opens out onto a large covered terrace which offers a barbecue area and al fresco dining with beautiful views of the attractive private swimming pool and its south facing patio. As evening falls, the outlook continues to enchant with views of spectacular sunsets, the distant twinkling night-time lights of Lorgues and our gorgeous floodlit swimming pool .Furthermore, the house amenities include a separate spacious games room which boasts brand new facilities including table tennis, table football, darts and a vast choice of board games. There is also WIFI internet and telephone calls can be made to most countries at no extra charge. In conclusion, a comfortable and relaxed country holiday at any time of year offering something for everyone.
Activities: The villa provides a perfect base for all ages and at all times of the year. At Eastertime, guests have the unique opportunity of lazing on the beach one day then skiing in the mountains the next. In early Summer, a visit to the spectacular lavender fields is a must. Then,in high season,the Aquapark at St. Maxime guarantees a fun packed day for all. Lorgues dates from Roman times and is dominated by its early 18th century Church. There are a variety of events held in Lorgues throughout the Summer and there are frequent Summer jazz and classical concerts at the nearby Château de Berne. Local attractions include the Abbaye du Thoronet and the waterfall of Sillans La Cascade. The Gorges du Verdon (the French Grand Canyon) and Lac Ste Croix (the largest lake in Provence) offer sailing, swimming, white water rafting and kayaking and are only 45 minutes away. In the opposite direction is the Côte d'Azur with such famous places as Fréjus, St Raphaël, St Maxime, Port Grimaud and St Tropez.
Dining: A 5-minute drive from the house is the Michelin starred restaurant Chez Bruno that is renowned for its truffles. In Lorgues itself there are 11 restaurants suiting all budgets and tastes and in addition there are 2 Pizza takeaways. There are many châteaux and wine domaines close by including the wine co-ops of Lorgues and Taradeau.
- non smoking only
- children welcome
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets not allowed
Guestbook comments from the owner
Thank you for a wonderful stay. Truly a beautiful house and garden in lovely surrundings. We have enjoyed sunny days and quiet evenings with the charming views. Both children and grown-ups loved it here!