The house is a place to relax and just 'be' in the wonderful clear Provençal climate. It's a very special ancient stone house clustered around a small internal courtyard . The covered roof terrace has a beautiful view of the Cevènnes.
The vaulted kitchen is well equipped. The dining room has a large table for 10 to 12 people.
Three double bedrooms, (Two with queen size beds, one with 2 single beds). 2 bathrooms.One living room has a double sofabed. A second living room has a large fire place, firewood is provided in wintertime.
At Christmas time the area offers many beautiful Provençal Christmas traditions.
The place is ideal to visit Uzes, Nîmes, Avignon, Arles... and to discover the beautiful nature of the area. Hiking in the 'Garrigue' scrubland, swimming in the Gardon river, shopping at the traditional market in Uzes, preparing French meals in the well equipped kitchen...
The house is located 4 miles/ 7 km from Uzès, a city famous for its absolute, gloriously preserved grandeur. The striking 'Place aux Herbes' is the center of town with many restaurants and a renowned Provençal market twice a week. Festivals are held throughout the year, Uzès offers a famous Music Festival in July. All types of outdoor activities are available nearby. Truffle markets are held in Uzès and in other towns of the area in January. The countryside is unspoiled. The picturesque hamlet Foussargues is nestled amongst vineyards, olive trees and garrigues woods.
The Gardon river, 8 miles away, offers dramatic landscapes and the option of kayaking and swimming. The house is 1 mile away from a large modern outdoor swimming pool. The wild, endless beaches of the Camargue are one hour away.
The Roman Pont du Gard, the city of Nîmes, the Papal city of Avignon offer historical interest as well as diverse shopping opportunities. A holiday in this area is interesting all year round.
Other Activities: Canoeing