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4 Bed Idyllic Fayence Retreat Private Pool Great Views

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 1,345 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

4 bedroom 3 bathroom villa with direct village views in Fayence

A beautiful Provencal villa in the French countryside with direct views up to the perched village of Fayence. It is just 20 minutes to the A8 motorway and 40 minutes to La Croisette in Cannes. The property has ample parking for 5 cars or more.

Sleeping up to 8 people in 4 full bedrooms and 3 bathrooms (2 en suite with shower and 1 with bath), the lounge and dining area open out to the terrace and large lush garden with a private heated pool equipped with a number of pool toys and child-friendly floatation aids. The pool area will also have a secure child-friendly fence installed right around the entire pool in time for summer rentals. Facilities include washing/drying machine, cable TV, internet (wifi available throughout property and all of garden/pool area), easy to use gas BBQ and ironing board. There are also 2 hammocks, a petanque set (which can be played on the lawn or on the large gravelled parking area), a croquet set, a football goal net, a ping pong table and a basketball net.

The villa is family friendly with cots, high chairs and use of a pushchair provided and is ideally situated with less than a five minute walk to both the best rated hotel and the best rated restaurant in the Fayence area on TripAdvisor. 2 other Michelin starred restaurants are also very close by. A 5 minute drive will take you to a horse riding centre and the Fayence aerodrome, the largest of its sort in Europe, where you can try your hand at gliding and other flying adventures. Just 10 minutes away you'll find Lake St Cassien which provides a huge array of water sports and leisure activities in the summer like kayaking, pedaloes and water slides. Golfers can enjoy a relaxing round with a backdrop of stunning scenery at the nearby high end resort of Terre-Blanche, which was formerly the Four Seasons of Provence.

More Details

Owner
Yumi Ponting
Member since: 2018
Speaks English, French, German, Italian, Dutch, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
28 March, 2018

About Yumi Ponting

We are an English couple with 2 young children. We have spent an extensive time in the villa before deciding to rent it out. We have good knowledge of the local area and plenty of recommendations of things to do for families. We are more than happy to provide extensive suggestions of places we have visited from great play areas for kids to really special evening places for adults.

Why Yumi Ponting chose Fayence

The villa's location near the coast but inland enough to retain a thoroughly rural and private experience is (unfortunately) becoming rather unique along the Cote d'Azur. There are few places like ours where you can have the experience of 10s of acres of agricultural land right outside your front gate (the roses for the Dior perfume of J'Adore are grown on the other side of the road), wonderful bucolic walks and great cycling routes starting from your doorstep, and all the resorts from Monaco to St Tropez across the Cote d'Azur easily accessible as day trips by car.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Fayence in Var

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1345 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • Please take the bins out before you leave the property
  • No large groups of the same sex
Location Type:
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Double Bed
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • bay
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • sledding
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • sailing
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
The property has an electric gate for security.

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Nearest Airport
27 Miles
Nice Cote-Azur
Nearest Golf
3.3 Miles
Terre blanche
Nearest Restaurant
0.2 Miles
L'Escourtin
Nearest Ski
28 Miles
Audiberge
Nearest Beach
20 Miles
Mandalieu La Napoule
Car: necessary

There are plenty of activities for kids in the area including softplay for those days you need a break from the weather. Frejus Zoo, Marineland, Paracbout Montauroux, Bois des Lutins-Villeneuve Loubet, Base Nature-Frejus, Parc Phoenix-Nice, Aqualand-Frejus.

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Cleaning Fee £0.87

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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