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A Small Part of Paradise at the End of a Quiet Lane in Secluded Fenced Garden

5 Reviews
Bedrooms 3
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


Minimum Stay
1 - 7 nights


Photos and Description of this 3 bedroom holiday villa in Ceyreste - Les Lauriers

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Large Living Area, Private Pool With Safety Cover

Detached villa on the heights of Ceyreste within walking distance of the village. The house is set in a secluded fenced garden, it includes off-street parking for 3 cars, a private pool 10,7 x 4,20, a solar shower, barbecue and a plancha. There are 3 double bedrooms : one with ensuite bathroom which is accessed either via the childrens' bedroom or by independent access from outside. It contains : a large walk-in shower, separate toilet, washbasin, washing machine and 2 wardrobes. The next door children's room has two single beds, wardrobe & chest of drawers. It also has a door leading onto the garden; the other, double bedroom with pool view contains wardrobe and chest of drawers. There is a second separate toilet and a second bathroom containing a bath with shower fitment and washbasin. The modern fully equipped kitchen opens onto living room and has 2 fridges, 1 freezer. Amenities include 2 terraces, large outdoor dining space, French TV and broadband internet. You should enjoy the atmosphere of this easy to run home. It is a property ideal for a family holiday, peaceful and almost rural yet near to the sea, beaches and other attractions.

  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Mrs Sandie Boll
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
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Calendar last updated:
18 October, 2016

About Mrs Sandie Boll

English owner, we bought this property 18 months ago, have renovated most of it and will continue to finish it over the next couple of years. The garden will be improved during the winter. This area, where the sun shines every day is the perfect holiday and retirement area.

Mrs Sandie Boll purchased this villa in 2013

Why Mrs Sandie Boll chose Marseille area

We know the area well and fell in love with the almost rural quality of this cute villa at the very end of a small lane, surrounded by oleanders, olive and almond trees.

What makes this villa unique

Quiet, pretty private swimming pool with large paved area surrounding it. Within very easy reach of shops, supermarkets, beaches, Provençal markets, trains, planes and motorways.


based on 5 holidaymaker reviews

A Small Part of Paradise at the End of a Quiet Lane in Secluded Fenced Garden
average rating of 5.0 based on 5 reviews

Great holiday!

  • 5 of 5

We had a really lovely holiday in Ceyreste - we have 3 children ranging in age from 6-14 & it worked well for everyone. We drove down from London via the aptly named AutoRoute de Soleil (14 hours door to door!) and Gemma came to meet us. The house was spotless and the beds made up (I was very grateful as we arrived at 10pm!). Gemma was very helpful and showed us round and how the pool cover worked etc. The house was very well equipped, comfortable and had everything we needed (including a fab shower!) We all loved the pool - it's a great size too. There's plenty of garden furniture around for different times of the day & even though parts of the garden are still a work in progress, there are already lots of lovely plants to water - very therapeutic! We walked into the village of Ceyreste pretty much every day (5 mins down, 10 back!) and bought bread, croissants, fruit, eggs or went to the pizza place (very good pizza & they do takeaway too) next to the bar. There was also an open air screening of a James Bond movie in the village square one evening. Supermarkets nearby are the big Carrefour in La Ciotat or there is a smaller Casino on the road up to Ceyreste. Nearby were beaches at La Ciotat (very busy) and St Cyr Sur Mer (we preferred and watersports too) as well as lovely Cassis where as well as going to the small beach and eating out there several times, we took a boat ride one evening to swim in the Calanques which is a must do. We visited Aix en Provence and also went to Aqualand at St Cyr Sur Mer which was brilliant fun and enjoyed by all ages!! The weather was blissful apart from a couple of windy days (we were quite grateful!). The Wifi is brilliant - much better than ours in the UK. Our only request would be a note of emergency numbers (doctors, nearest hospital, etc) & generally some more info on the area, restaurant recommendations etc. Also air-con in all the bedrooms would be truly wonderful!

We'd definitely recommend it and would love to go back & explore this beautiful area further - we had a very peaceful and relaxing two weeks - thank you so much!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Merci pour ces formidables vacances!

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons loué cette villa en septembre 2015 en famille et nous y avons passé de merveilleuses vacances! La maison est toute équipée ce qui est un vrai luxe, tout est très confortable et on s'y sent très vite à l'aise. Les chambres sont munies d'oreillers et draps en quantité, les matelas sont très confortables. L'extérieur est très appréciable, la piscine est vraiment super; longue, propre et profonde. La villa est vraiment très bien placée; loin de toute incommodité et proche des plus beaux coins (La Ciotat, Les calanques, le port,...).

La personne qui nous a accueillie (Gemma) est vraiment très à l'écoute et n'hésite pas à venir dans l'heure si il y a le moindre problème. Nous recommanderions cette villa à un ami et serions enchantés de la louer de nouveau durant l'été 2016. N'hésitez pas!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2015
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Très belle maison au calme

  • 5 of 5

Très jolie maison au calme et très bien équipée pour passer des moments paisible au bord de la piscine. A recommander pour des vacances reposantes.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 6, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Parfait pour des vacances paisibles

  • 5 of 5

Superbe maison pour passer des vacances paisibles et au calme en famille et/ou entre amis, située dans un petit village à 5/10 minutes du bord de mer.

La maison est très bien équipée, tout est à disposition, les commerces sont proches, donc je vous recommande ce lieu pour vos vacances sans hésiter, de plus nous avons été accueillis et guidés par une personne très sympathique et serviable. N'hésitez pas.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Très belle location !

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé une semaine de vacances superbe dans cette belle région ! La maison "des lauriers" est très confortable, agréable et fonctionnelle. Nous avons aussi apprécié la climatisation car il faisait très chaud. Le linge de maison et les serviettes de piscine en grand nombre sont un point positif . Le jardin fleuri et arboré ainsi que l'espace piscine sont magnifiques et il fait bon s'y reposer car l'endroit est très calme . Le charme du Sud !!!! Nous aurions aimé rester bien plus longtemps . Merci pour ce bel endroit qui nous a permis de passer d'excellentes vacances en famille. Le village très agréable est proche de toutes les commodités .

Mme Boll a été très à l'écoute et la personne qui nous a accueilli très aimable .

En conclusion n'hésitez pas si vous recherchez une location calme dans la région!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
50 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
7 Kilometres
St Cyr sur mer
Nearest Train
3 Kilometres
La Ciotat
Nearest Motorway
6 Kilometres
La Ciotat
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
100 Kilometres
Alpes du sud
Nearest Beach
4 Kilometres
La Ciotat
Car: necessary

Ceyreste is a typical provençal village within walking distance from the house. Beautiful beaches at La Ciotat and St Cyr sur mer (Les Lecques). Near to the vineyards of Bandol and perched mediaeval villages : La Cadière d'Azur and Le Castellet. 35 mins train journey from La Ciotat station to Marseille or opposite direction to Toulon.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Ceyreste, Marseille area

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Standard rate
20 May 2017 - 10 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Peak summer
1 Jul 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Autumn 2017
27 Aug 2017 - 23 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £627

House cleaning is included in the rental price, use of household linen (sheets, towels, swimming towels etc) also included

25% payment to confirm booking - balance 6 weeks before start of rental - details of payment on reservation form. The security deposit should be sent at time of payment of balance.

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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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Ceyreste in Bouches-du-Rhone

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 120 m²
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Fireplace ...
  • Free Local Calls
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Printer
  • Scanner
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 7 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 2 - Ensuite bathroom in master bedroom with large walk-in shower
    Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Outdoor Shower , Outdoor shower by pool, separate toilet next to bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 7
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , En Suite
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed
  • 1 bedroom with 2 single beds, this leads to the master bedroom, large double bed and ensuite shower room & toilet, 3rd bedroom with double bed
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Deck Furniture
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Tennis ...
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • smoking allowed ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
A holiday home where one feels at home with many activities and tourist attractions within easy reach of the beach at La Ciotat or Les Lecques.

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