(French version down below, you may skip the french explanations if you wish).
Welcome to our house !
Located between Saint-Tropez and the Gorges du Verdon, come and enjoy the villa Yaka and its assets. It is an ideal stopover for discovering the Côte d'Azur.
After a day of beach or sightseeing, you can take a refreshing dip in our swimming pool, make a billiard table, relax in the video projection room or join the children in our private tree-lined avenues.
We wish you the best possible stay and hope that you will feel right at home.
Outside the summer season, there are 2 rooms "bed and breakfeast" with possibility of table d'hote.
- The rented rooms each have a large bed of 160 + private bathroom with a large bathtub and / or an Italian shower + a hearty breakfast "home".
- Passengers on the "night" will also be able to share our table with ease if they wish (with a participation of 10 euros per person per meal, + a supplement if alcoholic drinks or wine). Children under 10 eat and drink for free.
From June to September + the Christmas holidays, possibility to rent the villa in its entirety, including to celebrate big events.
Depending on the number of people, we can free up more or less space. Please let us know in advance that we will prepare a suitable home for you.
The framework of life :
Our charming, comfortable villa, with a character of Provençal style, is very well located geographically, with an area of 180m2 on the ground on a plot of 5000m2.
South facing, without direct opposite, built in 2009 with quality materials in a very quiet residential area where mingled vineyards and pretty villas, equipped with a private access road and private parking, The tranquil and peaceful atmosphere characteristic of the country where it is good to live.
Outside, a 5000 m2 unfenced lot is at your disposal. We have divided it in two: in the 2500m2 arranged we propose a space lawn in front of the house to play with children, a garden planted and cultivated (vines, figs, almonds, ...), a vegetable garden of 100m2 (Fruits, vegetables and aromatics for cooking fresh and "organic" every day), etc ...
To complete this, we have a pretty swimming pool tiled of 11 * 5m, with overflow, electrolysis with salt, a submerged beach of 6m2 adapted for the young children (25cm of water only), with steps on Which the little ones can sit down. It is surrounded by a large beach of 130m2 in ipé wood decorated with garden lounges or deckchairs in wood + cushions and umbrellas.
Although maintained, the remaining 2500 m2 have been left in the natural wooded state, and we have integrated a magnificent tree-climbing + a large bowling ground. A tree climbing !! (Yes, you do not dream, we have a tree climbing in the garden) with zip-line 20m long !!
The villa YAKA:
It is very functional, designed around three large living spaces:
- A first set composed of an entrance with independent WC, a large living room-dining room of 50m2 (cathedral ceiling with exposed beams of 6 meters high) and an American kitchen of 25m2 contiguous + pantry for storage , Both giving onto a terrace of 40m2. Sheltered under the pergola of wrought iron, sitting around two large tables, you can eat outside looking at the pool / forest / fields of vines.
- A second set for the night consisting of 4 bedrooms of 15m2 each with built-in wardrobes, a large bathroom of 12m2 with double vanity unit and huge corner bath, a shower room with shower, Italian and an independent WC.
- Finally, a third huge indoor space dedicated to relaxation with billiards, ping-pong, video projection room on screen more than 3.5m diagonal, reading corner, board games, etc ...
Some additional details:
Fully equipped American kitchen (sink, dishwasher, gas cooker, oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, rice cooker, toaster, kettle, coffee maker, crockery and kitchen utensils, dish towels, etc. ..), cellar and tidying up.
There are also linen (sheets, towels, etc ...), hammocks in the garden, boules for petanque, gas grill / grill for BBQ, WiFi access, Hi-Fi + CD music, etc ...
PERSONAL SERVICES: Please advise in advance if you wish
For your comfort, we put at your disposal our personal sports and cultural equipment (as much as possible, to the extent of our possibilities at the time of the hiring):
Tennis rackets, adult bicycles + children to allow you to explore the villages and paths around + vineyards,
Indoor elliptical trainer, reversing board, dumbbells.
Baby equipment (please always notify us in advance if you wish): baby cot, high chair, baby dishes and baby bottles, park, stair gate, etc ... but also car seats !!
Access by travelers
We welcome you on your arrival and we can give you all the useful information to make your stay pleasant.
We will be delighted, at your request and according to your need, to guide you physically or simply to indicate the best places to visit, activities to do, markets to visit or restaurants to discover.
Brochures will also be at your disposal to avoid you to go to the tourist office.
Located 10 minutes from the motorway, 12 minutes from the train / TGV station, 50 minutes from Nice Côte d'Azur airport, 80 km from Marseille airport, Villa Yaka is ideally located between Sea and mountain.
We live 5 minutes from the town and its shops, the equestrian center, the public swimming pool, tennis, cinema, ... and around our house, the roads lead to walking paths (on foot, Motorcycle, etc.).
Distance to the bus stop: 1 km
Village of Trans en Provence: distance from the bakery / butcher / grocer / pharmacist / ... (Center village trans): 2 km
Distance from sports facilities (equestrian center, tennis: 2 km, swimming pool or shopping center with shopping arcade: 2,8 km, etc ...)
City of Draguignan, 5km (cinema complex, theater, media library, children's parks, etc ...)
Within a radius of 20km, are scattered many small picturesque Provençal villages to weekly markets, renowned wine estates or prestigious restaurants that we can not list here.
Sandy beach approx. 35 km (Fréjus, St Raphaël or Sainte Maxime), approx. 50 km (Saint Tropez, also accessible by boat)
Lake of Sainte croix approx. 50 km (Gorges of the Verdon)
Town of Cannes approx. 60Km, City of Nice approx. 85Km, City of Monaco approx. 110Km (also accessible by train, recommended solution).
Nearby: you can discover the villages of Provence (including Grimaud, Aups, Tourtour, etc ...), Roquebrune rock, Valensole plateau (lavender fields), Thoronet Abbey, The Gorges du Verdon, Pennafort and Blavet, lakes of Roquebrune or Sainte Croix, etc ... + practice many activities such as water park, adventure park, zoo, parasailing, jet skiing, wake boarding, climbing, rafting , Canoeing, canyoning ...
Golf Courses / SPA
Saint Endréol (18-hole golf course) approx. 13km (The motte)
Terre Blanche (18-hole golf course) approx. 35Km (Fayence)
Blue Green (18-hole golf course) approx. 38 km (Sainte Maxime)
- Interior Non smoking. Smokers are tolerated if they smoke outside, and keep ALL their cigarette butts in a specific garbage can.
- Warning: All glasses that go on the beach in wood / near the pool MUST be PLASTIC (to avoid glass breakage around or in the pool)
- Children (polite) are really welcome if they are respectful of our children + their games / books.
- Celebrations are possible as long as they do not bother the neighbors. From 22:30, so the tenants are kindly asked to continue the party inside (picture window closed please) because the sound carries a lot to the countryside at night.
A deduction from the deposit may be made as compensation. This deduction is set at a flat rate of two hundred euros in the event of a complaint from neighbors and five hundred euros in case of police intervention.
Numerous safety equipment (fire extinguishers, fire alarms). All our exits face either the garden or the parking area.
In case of fire, to place a safe distance of 10m from the house is very easy.
If you are looking for a cozy gem of a getaway, this is the place! Welcome to our house! It will be very difficult to get the kids out ;-) Located in a residential area, quiet and peaceful, in the middle of the wineyards and pretty villas, you'll love the true qualities of our countryside villa for your holidays.
Without even mentioning the house in itself which is pretty, cozy and easy to live in,
(Inside) ping pong, pool and video projection 25sqm room + (outside) a crop to eat every day, a gorgeous swimming pool and a real tree climbing in our forest with a 20 meters long firefox !! Please have a look on our photographs.
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