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Special offer Beautiful villa with pool, panoramic views & peaceful environment

Bedrooms 3
Space 1,399 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Beautiful 3 large bedroom villa, 4 bath, sleeps 6, 130 m2, panoramic views

Availability 16th August through to end September.. Open to negotiations for stays of two weeks or longer.

Beautiful provincial style villa with romantic, secluded environment. Panoramic views of the sea and hills from Nice to Saint Tropez. Large lounge and dining area with American kitchen, Terrace overlooking pool, views, and garden. three very spacious double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and a separate large shower room and toilet. Sleeps six. There is a sun terrace and pergola by the infinity pool.

Ideal for a health retreat with plenty of space to exercise, a juicer and peaceful environment to meditate, write or paint. Organic food can be delivered if required and there is a forest 2 mins walk away for jogging. Could arrange to do Creating health, meditation and yoga classes for a single or couple by prior arrangement. Sky TV, telephone and internet connection available. Although in a peaceful beautiful environment the villa is only 5 mins from Grasse, 10 min from the beautiful hill village of Valbonne and many restaurants and 30 mins from Cannes and Nice

Other attractions:: There is a beautiful golf course in Opio about 5 minutes drive away. Right next door to it is a Club Med holiday resort that offers a daily rate if you would like to use their facilities including health spa, large swimming pool, tennis courts, and restaurants. There is also a tennis club in Opio just down the road and several fitness studios. For the ardent shoppers Cannes, Nice and a huge shopping complex known as Cap 3000 are all within half an hour's drive and all have a wonderful selection of the latest fashions in clothes and other goods. All around are great hiking possibilities and there is a paragliding school near Gourdon about 10 mins drive away. There are plenty of boating, sailing and canoeing possibilities in all the sea resorts close by including Lac St Cassien in the mountains of the Tanneron. There are several popular Ski resorts within 2-4 hours drive away.

Art can be found everywhere in the hills, villages, and towns and it is a sightseer's photographic paradise.

Other hobbies:: There are a number of painting and drawing schools close by and plenty of dance schools for ballroom dancing and salsa classes. For those on a healing retreat, I have many contacts for health food shops, bio dance and meditation classes, massage, and other healing practitioners and seminar possibilities. There is even an excellent French college in Cannes that has very good rates and runs courses all year round.

More Details

Ms Penelope Burns
Member since: 2008
Premier Partner

This partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks English, French, Italian
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
17 August, 2018

About Ms Penelope Burns

I teach yoga, meditation and holistic healing systems. During off season months I provide relaxing, regenerating and uplifting retreats in my home for individuals or small groups. I enjoy visits from my daughters, who grew up here, other family members and friends. During the rental season I often travel to expand my own training and experience. Private sessions of yoga and meditation can be organised during your stay.

Ms Penelope Burns purchased this villa in 2005

Why Ms Penelope Burns chose Magagnosc

This location provides a peaceful and beautiful environment with magnificent views of hills and sea. It feels away from it all yet is so close and equidistant from all the major attractions of the cote d'Azur

What makes this villa unique

As it is my home the villa is well decorated and has a friendly, peaceful and welcoming atmosphere. It is equipped with Sky TV, WIFI and a variety of books, music and dvd's. It is a comfortable place to stay at all times of year.


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Magagnosc in Grasse

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1399 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:30
  • /
  • Check-out: 09:30
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • Ocean View
  • rural
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 4 - Shower Enclosure , Separate enclosed shower
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , Very big room, enough room for a sofa bed or cot.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed , Very big room, enough room for a sofa bed or cot.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Double Bed , Very big room, enough room for a sofa bed or cot.
  • All three bedrooms are very spacious and have fully equipped bathrooms and room for two other beds. Two bedrooms open onto view of the sea and hills and the other is in a studio apartment with its own kitchen and separate entrance.
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library
  • Balcony
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 1 bicycles
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 deck chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • naturist beach
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • swimming
  • tennis
Villa is Ideally suited to couples who are looking for a romantic holiday away from it all yet close to attractions. The house is built on a hill which provides the beautiful views but younger children or older adults may find the steps difficult to negotiate. The pool and sun terrace have been recently built in the front of the house facing the sun and the views.


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average rating of 4.85 based on 20 reviews

Welcoming in all respects. Charming hostess and wonderful environment.

  • 5 of 5

All ready and in excellent order when we arrived. Very pleasant welcome and a hostess who knows the Cote d'Azur intimately and gives great advice on where to go and what to see. Very comfortable rooms and fabulous garden. Can even take in the great views lying on your back in the pool. Will definitely go again.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: It was a delight to meet you and have you stay. So pleased you will be coming again soon.
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Great pool

  • 4 of 5

Overall a nice property with great view from balcony and lovely clean pool. Having a car is a must and directions to get there could have been clearer as there are multiple ways to get there but directions supplied assume you are on one particular road ( we weren’t !) steep steps to house and not really easy to walk anywhere from the property. Inside was pleasant and homely but dusty and fridge had half eaten food items and opened jars of food which should have been removed between stays.

  • Review Submitted: 13-Aug-2018
  • Date of Stay: June 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Beautiful villa with a lovely pool area and amazing view

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely week staying at the villa, Penny the owner was very helpful and gave us a lot of local info and was extremely welcoming. Both the balcony and pool area provided a lovely place to relax and also had an amazing view of the countryside looking down towards the coast. There were a good selection of supermarkets and restaurants nearby and the villa was ideally situated for both countryside and the Côte d’Azur resorts. All in all we had a wonderful stay and would definitely recommend to family and friends.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Jul-2018
  • Date of Stay: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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Fabulous villa

  • 5 of 5

Gorgeous view. Very friendly host. Comfortable space. Definitely would come back

  • Review Submitted: 11-May-2018
  • Date of Stay: May 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Dear Connie, Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure to meet you. Welcome to stay anytime.
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Wonderful Stay

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful time! Penelope was wonderful to work with and the house had the most breathtaking views. We will definitely stay here again the next time we're in Grasse.

  • Review Submitted: 19-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Beautiful retreat, looking out on the Mediterranean

  • 5 of 5

This was a perfect spot for two couples, although there is room for three couples. The house was roomy and private, and the sunny terrace overlooking the pool was perfect for breakfast and evening meals too. Everything was as described, and we would love to return.

  • Review Submitted: 01-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nice Cote D'Azur
Nearest Ferry
10 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
Sophia Antipolis
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Les fils du temps or more casual
Nearest Ski
90 Kilometres
Car: necessary

Situated in the hills of the breathtakingly beautiful and varied landscape of Cote D'Azur the Villa is equidistant from the vibrant and exciting city of Nice and Cannes the glamorous home of the international film festival. Both towns run along the seaside with palm trees waving in the sea breeze and have a variety of entertainment. Antibes is 15kms away and is a picturesque old seaport with a bustling market. The Italian Riviera is an hours drive away.Scattered on the hills close by are many beautiful old hill villages such as Valbonne, Biot, St Paul de Vence overflowing with Art from all over the world and wonderful little restaurants. Also close by is the dramatic 13th century castle and hill village of Gourdon perched high up on a mountain with breathtaking views of the hills and sea. 3kms down the road is Grasse full of history and old buildings and home to the perfume industry and the mountains of the Tanneron with many plantations, spectacular views and very rural atmosphere. You can also take a wonderful 20 minute boat trip from the port in Cannes to two Islands. Isle St Honnorat which has fort and monastery where the monks grow their own wine and organic food. Also has two restaurants with spectacular views. Isle St Marguerite is a wonderful nature reserve where you can also swim and is equipped with picnic tables for family outing.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Magagnosc, Cote d'Azur - Riviera

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Summer 2018
1 Jul 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Sep 2018 - 2 Nov 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
3 Nov 2018 - 22 Dec 2018
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
23 Dec 2018 - 5 Jan 2019
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
6 Jan 2019 - 3 Apr 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
4 Apr 2019 - 30 Jun 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

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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