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Villa heart of calanque

People12
Bedrooms 6
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Day side: terrace, living area with kitchen; night side: 4 themed bedrooms.


Owner
Michèle Chesa
Member since: 2006
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2017

About Michèle Chesa

From the Mediterranean, we fell in love with this land nestled in the heart of an unspoilt calanque, sheltered from the prevailing winds in the middle of pine trees and white rock where the mineral and vegetable atmospheres live together.

As the times goes on, this house reflects our life, warmth, and sharing.

We are a large family and every one brings individual qualities to this villa, attention to detail in the decorations, cooking material and comfort, a special mention for children, tenacity for maintenance and welcoming, love for nature in the landscaped garden.

Michèle Chesa purchased this villa in 2012

Why Michèle Chesa chose Côte Bleue - Etang de Berre

As a 'recomposed' family, Michèle and Pierre, Cyril, Laure, Océane and Ambre, Damien and Nathalie, Lauranne, we would like to share this place that looks like ourselves, where the inhabitants of one week become friends and let a trace of their stay.

What makes this villa unique

The main points of interest of the villa are not its typical architecture, and its isolation but the fact that this holiday Provence home has been keeping its unique, picturesque and kind of wild character.

This land of contrasts, combination of earth and water, serenity and movement, gives to this land a living aspect.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa near Ensuès-la-Redonne near Bouches-du-Rhone

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 15:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 12 ...
  • Min. age of primary renter: 18
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events allowed ...
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed ...
  • La villa familiale peut accueillir 8-10 voyageurs plus nous contacter. A l'issue de la location, nous nous chargeons du nettoyage et comptons
  • sur le respect de nos visiteurs. Les horaires sont flexibles et en fonction des autres voyageurs. A définir ensemble. La villa est située dans un
  • espace privilégié et réputé pour sa tranquillité. Nous comptons sur vous pour respecter ce lieu calme et serein.
Location Type:
  • near the sea
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Flask
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    WC 1 - Toilet
    Bathroom 1 - Bath with Shower
  • An area shower/hand basin/sink in the laundry room as well as an exterior shower, perfect when coming back from the beach.
Bedrooms:
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , Children area
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Ethnic ambiance
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed , Zen ambiance/office corner
    - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , Recent design
    - 1 Double Bed
  • Independent sleeping area. Children/Baby facilities: bed, high chair, baby-cook, children area.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
  • Radio
  • Stereo ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
Outside:
  • Binoculars
  • Boat
  • Terrace ...
  • Garden Chairs
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis
  • Water Sports Gear ...
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 3 deck chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • Bowling center
  • Disco club
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • diving
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • surf fishing
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Barbecue and plancha (outdoors) gas Large converted basement. Broad band WIFI Internet access is available on request. Household cleaning products provided. Cleaning not included, final cleaning upon request: €80. Bed linen rental (duvets, Sheets, towels): €10/ person and €5/child. Personalized facilities and welcoming for companies and works councils.

Reviews

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5

An excellent home for a restful holiday

  • 5 of 5

This was our second stay at this lovely home; we stayed 3 weeks this time. It was so easy for our family and friends to come and go because it's close to Marseilles airport and TGV station.

The house is very flexible and didn't feel too crowded with 10, nor too big for 2. There are many things to keep everyone amused - books, musical instruments, toys and games, (and internet of course), and now a nice new kayak to explore the neighbouring coastline.

Michéle and Philippe are the best hosts, available for every advice and support, from fishing to sourcing delicious local produce.

Nearby Carry le Rouet has many good restaurants and shops, though we preferred to cook at home and eat at the large table on the terrace, watching the sun go down behind the hills and listening to the gentle sound of the water in the Calanque.

We would highly recommend this home for large families and groups of friends, and we really hope to go back again soon.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Wonderful place

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful house with a lot of space and atmosphere. Especially the area outside is very inviting.

The offered service of Michelle and Pierre is way above average.

Our son said, he never felt like home so quickly.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: You have a privileged interlocutor for ever meet your needs before and during your stay if you like. A service that takes on all those household tasks (cleaning, shopping , cooking), tourism, oenology, gastronomy, transport. Anything else you would like to enhance your stay in France.
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5

Absolutely perfect!

  • 5 of 5

This wonderful villa is situated in a quiet residential area, where the only noise comes from cicadas and the charming Scops owls. Everything we needed is a short drive away – shops and restaurants, fresh bread, fish, fruit, vegetables, meat.. and it’s a great base to explore the magnificent Côte Bleue, Provence, Marseilles and beyond.

The home had everything our family needed and wanted. It’s full of interesting things from all round the world, with lots of games and musical instruments and delightful surprises (nobody really mastered the unicycle – we’ll have to go back and try again). There was plenty of space for all 7 of us, with a big terrace for dining and lots of shady places to relax. We loved the cabin, the hammock, and of course the plancha for cooking up the daily catch.

The kitchen is very well equipped, and we missed nothing at all. The huge room downstairs doubled as a garage for the motorbike and as a grand place to sleep – how good is that for the biking enthusiast?!

Michèle and Pierre had thoughtfully left groceries, including all the things you need a spoonful of, but usually end up buying by the kilo. And the chilled wine was an excellent welcome on the first evening, thank you! They gave us excellent advice on where to go for wine, olive oil, to eat Bouillabaisse and more, and really helped us with every wish. We enjoyed the daily visit by “Le Chat Noir” too!

The villa is just a short stroll from a beautiful small calanque, where the sea is clean, clear and usually calm, and full of sea life. You can swim / snorkel round to the next beach, or you can walk to it over the hill.

Visiting in early July, we found the whole area wonderfully quiet, with very few tourists. This lovely villa is a perfect place for a relaxing , and Michèle and Pierre made our stay absolutely perfect. We can't wait to come back again.

Merci Michèle et Pierre!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: L'esprit colle évidemment au concept. Un cadre enchanteur, une végétation maîtrisé, une éco-responsablité de notre part, un accès immédiat à la nature ainsi qu'une décoration conforme à nos valeurs nous permettent de développer un accueil personnalisé pour le bien-être des voyageurs. Les Calanques de la Côte Bleue comptent bien faire leur place dans le paysage touristique. The quality of the welcome, our eco-management , immediate access to nature and a decoration in line with our values ​​form the spirit of the creek of La Côte Bleue.
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5

Wir haben die 2 Wochen sehr genossen, vor allem die tolle Lage direkt am Meer und die schöne Terasse

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben die 2 Wochen mit unseren Freunden wirklich genossen, die Kinder hatten viel Spaß im Meer und beim Kanu fahren und die Eltern saßen gemütlich auf der Terrasse

  • Review Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Es ist immer mit Freude, dass wir unsere Gäste aus ganz Europa begrüßen sie nach Süden einzuführen, die Côte Bleue und der Sonne. Die Villa ist für eine Familie und Freunde in einem komfortablen Raum wirklich verfügbar. Vielen Dank an unsere deutschen Freunde für ihre Freundlichkeit.
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5

Parfait séjour. calme et reposant.

  • 5 of 5

La vue est très agréable. La propriétaire est charmante et fait tout pour que l on soit bien. Très beau séjour

  • Review Submitted: Jun 25, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Un super séjour dans un cadre idyllique !

  • 5 of 5

Merci pour votre accueil sympathique et pour votre disponibilité.

Nous avons passé un très bon séjour dans cet endroit magnifique. Cette maison est idéale pour les balades dans les calanques, pour son calme, pour la vue qui est sublime, pour les week-end entre copains ou en famille ... je pense que nous y reviendrons !

  • Review Submitted: Feb 23, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Feb 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Marseilles-Provence
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Le Rouet
Nearest Ferry
25 Kilometres
Marseilles
Nearest Golf
8 Kilometres
Sausset-les-Pins
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Ensuès-la-Redonne
Nearest Motorway
3 Kilometres
Ensuès-la-Redonne
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Le Rouet
Nearest Beach
0.5 Kilometres
Ensuès-la-Redonne
Car: necessary

Enjoy the sea and relaxation in the heart of a picturesque calanque from a villa on the Côte Bleue in Provence with sea view as well as the Mediterranean and its pine woods.

Location: 50 metres from the sea

Villa is located in the area of the Côte Bleue in a reserve of the Conservatoire du Littoral (coastline conservatory) with 3303 hectares of walking trails.

You will discover the archetypal places of Provence: Camargue (30 minutes), Aix-en-Provence (20 minutes), and Carry-le-Rouet (5 minutes). Less than 1 hour from: Salon, Cassis, Bandol, the Alpilles, the Baux-de-Provence, Saint-Remy, the Verdon Gorge. Less than 2 hours from: Saint-Tropez, the French Riviera, and Marseille—European Capital of Culture 2013.

A small sandy beach in a sheltered area, perfect for young children, is 5 minutes away by car.

All shops: 2 km

Restaurants on the marinas (Carry-Le Rouet, Sausset-les-Pins)

Activities include: water sports, swimming, sailing, wind and kite surfing (spots), sea kayaking, biking/mountain biking, tree climbing, beaches, fishing, diving (many famous sites), go-kart, festivals, theme parks, casino, and pétanque.

Other activities: trekking, scuba-diving, snorkeling, and climbing.

Golf Practice Côte Bleue: 6 holes golf course 13960, Sausset-les-Pins, open all year round.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa near Ensuès-la-Redonne, Bouches-du-Rhone

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
 
Saison estivale bas son plein
22 Jul 2017 - 20 Aug 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,868
for 7 nights
£1,868
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
L'été indien en Provence
30 Aug 2017 - 6 Oct 2017
1 night minimum stay
£242
for 1 night
From
£155
From
£437
Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Jours d'automne
28 Oct 2017 - 21 Dec 2017
1 night minimum stay
£211
for 1 night
From
£124
From
£439
Sat
£813
£2,238
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
PROMO NOEL
22 Dec 2017 - 26 Dec 2017
5 night minimum stay
£818
 
 
Hiver au soleil
3 Jan 2018 - 6 Apr 2018
1 night minimum stay
£211
for 1 night
From
£124
From
£439
Sat
£813
£2,238
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £14 per night, per additional guest
 
Les vacances
7 Apr 2018 - 21 Apr 2018
7 night minimum stay
£955
for 7 nights
£955
 
 
Les 1er beaux jours
22 Apr 2018 - 4 May 2018
1 night minimum stay
£224
for 1 night
From
£137
From
£439
Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
JOLI MAI
5 May 2018 - 7 May 2018
3 night minimum stay
£708
 
 
Début de saison ensoleillé
8 May 2018 - 22 Jun 2018
1 night minimum stay
£224
for 1 night
From
£137
From
£439
Sat
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
Le bel été
23 Jun 2018 - 8 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,955
for 7 nights
£1,955
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest
 
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
£354
for 1 night
From
£267
 
Notes: Rates are based on 8 guests; add £25 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Additional Guest Fee £24.67 per person per night
Pet Fee £18.27

Notre atout **** Nous vous proposons un service "comme à la maison" : le linge de maison, l'épicerie, les produits d'hygiène et d'entretien, les boissons chaude sont inclus. Wifi, internet illimité et téléphone fixe inclus. Le ménage de fin de séjour de 95€ est en plus.
Nos services sont adaptables à vos envies, tous services spéciaux.
Tarif spécial Entreprises, vos besoins sont notre priorité. PMR accès facilité. Nous contacter.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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