A stunning contemporary Aixoise-style Bastide situated within the private Domaine de Pont-Royal estate facing the Luberon Mountains. Within easy reach of Marseille, Aix, Avignon, the villages of Lourmarin, Gordes, L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and the beach at Cassis.
Beautiful, luxury family residence set within the grounds of the exclusive Domaine de Pont-Royal, midway between Aix-en-Provence and Avignon. Pont-Royal is twenty minutes drive from the picturesques villages of the Luberon.
The traditional, bastide-style contemporary villa sits at the end of a quiet no-through-road in 2,000 m² of private grounds with immaculate lawn and Mediterranean garden.
Air-conditioned throughout, accommodation is over two floors with large, full-height entrance hall with imposing staircase and chandelier. Fully-equipped kitchen with central island bar and stools.
There's an extensive library, dining room and double aspect reception room with large flat-screen TV with full UK Sky channels, Apple TV and Wi-Fi.
Three sets of french doors open out onto a large terrace which is perfect for relaxation and alfresco dining.
The villa is ideally placed between The Luberon and Les Alpilles. Explore the picturesque Luberon villages of Lourmarin, Bonnieux, and Gordes. Visit the antiques market at L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue and the vast market in Apt on Saturdays. In Les Alpilles, the villages of Les Baux and Saint-Rémy-de-Provence should not be missed. Thirty minutes drive to the south is the vibrant town of Aix-en-Provence with it's countless fountains, cafes and shops. Forty-five minutes to the north is Avignon home to The Palais des Papes and the famous Pont Saint-Benezet.
Fifty minutes drive south is the cosmopolitan city of Marseille with the Vieux Port, museums, galleries and upscale shopping in Rue Paradis. Visit the Chateau d'If made famous by the Dumas novel The Count of Monte Cristo which is just a short boat ride from the Vieux Port.
Domaine de Pont-Royal features a Seve Ballesteros designed 18 Hole Golf Course, which is perhaps the finest course in the region. There is also a 6 Hole Course, Driving Range and Academy less than 5 minutes walk from the Villa.
There is a L'Occitane spa at The Moulin de Vernègues, which is located within the Domaine. There is also an excellent gourmet restaurant at The Moulin de Vernègues and bookings should be made weeks in advance especially during peak season.
The Domaine also features two Racer Water Slides as well as a Wildwater Rapid Run which offers tremendous fun for children and adults alike. Water park fees paid locally.
There is ample opportunity for Wine Tastings at the many nearby Luberon, Coteaux d'Aix, Les Baux and Chateauneuf-du-papes chateaux. Details are listed in our Villa Information Book.
There is also the local Zoo de Barben which is 15 minutes drive from the Domaine.