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This large bungalow-style property is in grounds of a larger house, located about 100 meters away. Liesel, the owner, was in residence, as were her two delightful football-mad boys. She is a stickler for everything being right, and it was. She is also very helpful in giving advice when asked. A lovely person.
The bedrooms are a good size, and the showers/bathrooms very good (except – one of my bugbears – the shower in our room has one of those dreaded vinyl curtains which billow in and cling to your body!). The beds were uber-comfy, the bath-sheets excellent, the cooling fans very useful (temperatures were around 28deg.C). The very well-equipped kitchen we appreciated. A cool box was available for shopping, and pool towels supplied.
Being rather hot, we had a lot of outdoor living – the gas barbeque was useful a couple of times, the outdoor furniture comfy, and we ate and drank watching the red squirrels hopping about and listening to the parakeets flying above.
The location is a flat area next to a fast-flowing stream (far enough away to be no real problem if you have little ones), with a boules pitch, pool and trampoline (for the more energetic!).
Initially the approach is a little disconcerting, as it is approached by an unmade track – but this was no problem, and meant that peace and tranquillity were assured.
We were short of nothing we wanted, and would happily return someday to relive our stay.
The villa is very large with enough room to fit two families, as the property is spilt into two floors each with its own living area. This was great as my in laws joined us part way through our stay.
The villa itself is beautiful with all the mod cons. It has a lovely pool and garden area, which was great for our dog.
Domie, who greeted us on arrival was fantastic and really helpful in getting us settle in.
Overall we had a wonderful week stay at the villa and could not recommend it enough to anyone who is thinking of visiting Grasse. We will definitely be back.