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Superb Secluded Provençal Stone Houses with heated pools from May to October - Le Bastidon

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Separate WC's1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Details
Property
house
People
4
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday home in La Garde-Freinet

A choice of four charming old stone properties on a 250 acres estate

This beautiful estate is located in the commune of La Garde Freinet at the heart of the Massif des Maures, 30 minutes from the French Riviera and the glamour of St. Tropez.

On the estate, there is a choice of four charming old stone properties :

- the Bastide main house,

- the Bastide annexe,

- the Bastidon and

- the Petit Verger.

The Bastide main house and the Bastide annexe can be rented together or seperately.

Details for holiday home Le Bastidon, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate WC

Enjoy the peaceful idyllic life of a hilltop Provencal cottage near the quiet hamlet of La Mourre.

This charming romantic Provencal country cottage is a perched hilltop property nestled in the beautiful forested landscape and has outstanding views of the surrounding Mediterranean hills and valleys.

The mirror pool of 9 by 5 meters is secured by an electric pool cover. Comfortable sun loungers are available on the pool terraces which have an amazing view.

Particular attention has been paid to comfort and decoration, where each room is unique and together make a lovely atmosphere with top quality linens.

This newly restored cottage has high standard equipment with charming interiors and tasteful furnishings. There is a fully equipped kitchen as well as an outside kitchen for barbecues and outside meals.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed

Owner
Jenny
Member since: 2012
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
20 October, 2016
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Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveller reviews)

Le Bastidon
average rating of 5.0 based on 8 reviews
5

Really a paradise!!

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic holdiday in Le Bastidon! Perfect for our family of 4 and our dog. The house is beautiful and complete, decorated with a great sense of style ( we lóved the little paintings!), the swimmingpool is very luxurious, the calmness of the area gives a real sense of freedom(you do not have to think of any neighbours..), the beautiful hiking paths right at your doorstep, the turtles in the wild.... I can go on and on!! But to summarize it: we had The Perfect Holiday here, and we are definitely coming back!

  • Review Submitted: May 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: May 2015
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5

Ravissante maison au calme dans un beau paysage

  • 5 of 5

Une très jolie maison traditionnelle en pierre très bien decoree, dans un très beau paysage, au grand calme. La maison est petite mais parfaitement équipée et decoree avec goût. La piscine est très belle et très agreable avec des transats pour profiter. De nombreuses ballades alentour, sainte maxime et saint Tropez a quelques kilomètres, ainsi que de joli village ! Un très agreable sejour en famille très reposant.

  • Review Submitted: May 25, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2015
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5

Beautiful and romantic - but exposed when it's win

  • 5 of 5

I think I want to give 4.5 stars but can't!

The pictures are accurate and le bastidon is charming, beautiful, romantic and secluded. We had a lovely week.

The cottage is small but has everything you need. The kitchen was well equipped. The iPhone/ iPad docking speakers are a good touch and we appreciated the DVD player (I brought some DVDs) as no English TV not even a news channel. But we weren't there to watch tv so no problem! The free bottle of wine was also a nice touch.

The pool is as lovely as it looks. Jumping in was the first thing I did!

Slight negatives were that the water was off one morning (our first morning) but it was rectified that same morning.The "reporting mechanism" (texting/ calling Solveig works v well).

The location and view means the property is extremely exposed to wind which whips up through the valley and through the property like a wind tunnel. We learned that it's isolated ie a kind of micro climate: it doesn't mean it's blowing a gale elsewhere but we couldn't use the pool or outside kitchen for majority of stay, had to retrieve pool furniture from down the hill every morning and had disturbed sleep (rattling doors and windows). But we came in September so it's early autumn not summer, and we might have been unlucky with the weather. It didn't ruin the holiday but it was an issue for us - admittedly one out of the owners control. The pool and outside kitchen were a draw so we were v disappointed not to use them much.

The mountain roads are fun, certainly beautiful but also scary. Especially the way some other drivers use them. I think the driving did tire my husband. We didn't spend any full days at the property (windy) so every day involved narrow roads and hairpin bends.

We'd consider a return but never in autumn. It is a charming property, well looked after and worth a visit. I loved the location with both coast and mountains accessible to us although we're debating whether being closer to a train line would help us on future trips.

I was sad to leave and am sad to be home. It was a little bit of heaven. But it turns out that heaven is windy!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 29, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
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5

wonderfull place to spend your holliday.

  • 5 of 5

My husband and me, our youngest daughter and a friend of her enjoyed our stay at the Bastidon enourmesly. The house is charming and very complete equipped. Inside not very big, but the poul and its surroundings are more than beautiful. Lovely vieuw and complete silence. The pittoresque village of Garde Freinet is at a distance of 7 kilomters. There a small amount of good shops and restaurants.

I highly recommend to spend your holidays in the Bastidon.

Henriette van Meeuwen.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2013
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5

Perfekte Ferien in der Ruhe

  • 5 of 5

Sehr schönes Haus in bergiger Umgebung. Der Weg ist der Preis für Ruhe und eine traumhafte Aussicht! Pool ist ein Wunschort zum Entspannen fernab vom Trubel der Côte d'Azur. Das Haus ist gut ausgestattet. Man lebt eigentlich den ganzen Tag draußen - vom Schwimmen und Sonnen bis zum Essen mit dem Barbecue! Ein sehr schöner Aufenthalt. Es hat unseren Erwartungen voll entsprochen!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 11, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
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5

Paradise!

  • 5 of 5

Everything about this property was well appointed and thought out. It was fully equipped with relaxation of the guests in mind...then there was the infinity pool. The view from the pool was magnificent and watching the sunset over the valley each evening incredibly romantic. We would absolutely return again and highly recommend this property to anyone looking for a romantic and peaceful setting. We were quite sad to leave at the end!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 3, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
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Location

Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Nice
Nearest Barpub
10 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Saint Tropez
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
Les Arcs Draguignan
Nearest Motorway
15 Kilometres
E80 / A8
Nearest Restaurant
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
20 Kilometres
Sainte Maxime
Car: recommended

Hiking on the 250 acres estate of vineyards, olive groves, chestnut and cork oak trees with breathtaking views over the hills and valleys of the Mediterranean hinterland.

Horse riding or quad biking in the Massif des Maures.

La Garde Freinet hosts a variety of good restaurants and shops with 2 market days per week. There are numerous golf courses and horse riding nearby and a huge variety of beaches to visit along the Cote d'Azur coast, the nearest being a 30 minute drive. There are wonderful medieval and rustic villages, historic buildings to explore and many vineyards to visit for wine tasting.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in La Garde-Freinet, St Tropez region

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Nov - Dec
29 Oct 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
Jan - Apr
7 Jan 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£777
for 7 nights
£777
 
 
May
29 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
May
6 May 2017 - 12 May 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
May
13 May 2017 - 19 May 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
May
20 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
May - June
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
June
3 Jun 2017 - 9 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£853
for 7 nights
£853
 
 
June
10 Jun 2017 - 16 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£853
for 7 nights
£853
 
 
June
17 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£853
for 7 nights
£853
 
 
June
24 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,310
for 7 nights
£1,310
 
 
Juillet
1 Jul 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
Juillet
8 Jul 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
Juillet
15 Jul 2017 - 21 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
Juillet
22 Jul 2017 - 28 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
August
29 Jul 2017 - 4 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
August
5 Aug 2017 - 11 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
August
12 Aug 2017 - 18 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
August
19 Aug 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,690
for 7 nights
£1,690
 
 
Aug - Sep
26 Aug 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,437
for 7 nights
£1,437
 
 
September
2 Sep 2017 - 8 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,006
for 7 nights
£1,006
 
 
September
9 Sep 2017 - 15 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,006
for 7 nights
£1,006
 
 
September
16 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,006
for 7 nights
£1,006
 
 
September
23 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,006
for 7 nights
£1,006
 
 
October
30 Sep 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
October
7 Oct 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
October
14 Oct 2017 - 20 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
October
21 Oct 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
Nov - Dec
28 Oct 2017 - 29 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£777
for 7 nights
£777
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £25
Refundable Damage Deposit £423
Cleaning, linen, checkin £169

CHANGEOVER & CHECK-IN/OUT:
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- Bookings are from Saturday to Saturday.
- Arrivals should be after 4 PM and departures at 10 AM latest.
- The property must be left clean and tidy
- Arrivals after 9PM is charged 30€

- A booking is confirmed on receipt of 25% of the rental price.
- The balance of the rental price is due 6 weeks before arrival
- The charges must be paid in cash on arrival along with the damage deposit.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for Le Bastidonin La Garde-Freinet in Var

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Accommodation Type:
  • Guest House
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 80 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Le Bastidon - Bathroom - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Le Bastidon - Swimming pool - Toilet
  • Marble or granite covered washbasin furniture, marble floors and high quality fittings in all bathrooms.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Le Bastidon - Twin Bedroom - 2 Single Bed
    Le Bastidon - Double Bedroom - 1 Large Double Bed
  • High quality linen and furnishings.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda
  • 8 garden chairs
  • 4 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • limited accessibility
  • pets considered
  • smoking allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Massage
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
- Please note that the pool is unfenced, and so the rigid retractable cover must be put back on between swims or when you are not by the pool supervising your children or non swimmers. The pool is heated from the 1st of May to the end of October. The minimum water temperature will always be 23°C. - Please also note that the last part of the road is rustic and uneven and may not be suitable for low slung sports cars or similar.

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