Seillans Villa Rental Photos and Description
4 bedroom, 3 bathroom villa with modern kitchen
The property is fully furnished and consists of a main villa (sleeps max 6) and an independent studio (sleeps max 2). The studio is not rented out separately, only in combination with the villa. (Villa and studio sleeps max 8)
The villa has 2 levels; On the ground floor are 2 bedrooms, with a toilet and bathroom (installed new in 2014), modern spacious living room, and a large open kitchen (fully equipped). The kitchen/breakfast area, living room have French doors to the terrace, swimming pool and garden, all facing south. On the second floor there is a third bedroom with Airconditioning and with en-suite toilet/shower room (installed new in 2014), and balcony facing the garden and pool. The studio has a spacious living area, modern shower room/toilet (new 2013) and large bedroom. Note; the studio ceiling is at 1.85m (6 ft).
The large garden of 2100 m2 has flowering trees, fruit trees and a well maintained private pool (10 x 5 m). The villa is in a calm area, but still conveniently near the villages of Seillans, and close to Fayence and many nearby attractions.
The Grounds : The large garden (2000 m2), with private pool with lounge area, lawn with volleybal/ badminton net, petanque court, big hammock is ideal for children to play or just pure relaxation. The property is surrounded by conifer hedges and pine trees ensuring your privacy. A forest road (800 m) leads from the main road up to the villa. The large poolside terrace is fully equipped with pool / garden furniture, hammocks and parasols. The villa and grounds are South facing and enjoy maximum day-long sunshine throughout the year. Nice walks can be made through the woods around the villa, or to the nearby villages of Seillans and Fayence.
The Local Area: Seillans is voted one of the 'Most beautiful villages of France' and located near the larger village of Fayence. The area has some of the finest scenery that the Provence has to offer. The countryside is predominantly wooded hillsides dotted with picturesque, perched villages and breathtaking valleys and deep gorges and rivers to swim in sparkling water. The nearby Lake St. Cassien is excellent for swimming, non-motorized boating and fishing. Near by nature trip include the Tanneron hills with great views over the lake, or the Esterel National Park, an area of outstanding natural beauty and spectacular peaks.
There are numerous interesting nearby villages, with many markets, country fair, musical festivals, and great dining and wine. The region enjoys over 300 days of sunshine per year. The Gliding club in Fayence is nearby; view the Cote d'Azur and Esterel moutains from above ! ; This the area is well known as one of the best places for Gliding in Europe.
The Cote d'Azur: In the dramatic easternmost South of France, fields of broom and oak forests stretch to the rocky peaks of the French Alps. Quaint villages perch on hillsides, luminous in the golden sunshine (over 300 days a year). This is Provence at its most picturesque, brimming with wineries, flower markets, olive festivals and antique shops. Yet it is close to the beaches of St. Tropez and the excitement of Monte Carlo, and a short drive from Aix-en-Provence, the Luberon, the Gorges du Verdon, and the Isola 2000 ski resort. Whether guests’ interests cover museums or sporting events, scenic drives or vigorous activities, all are easily at hand.
- non smoking only
- children welcome
- wheelchair inaccessible
- pets not allowed
- Minimum Age Limit for Renters
About Eddy & Hilde van der List
We are a Dutch family, currently living in London (United Kingdom). We grew up in the Netherlands, in a small village called 'De Lier'. Eddy studied Petroleum Engineering at 'Noorderhaaks' Technical College - and then started working in Indonesia (1989) for Schlumberger. We married in 1991 in the Netherlands, and since then we have lived in Indonesia, Scotland, Denmark, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Texas-USA, Germany, Paris-France, Saudi Arabia, India, and currently in London-UK . Besides Eddy working, Hilde is happy making our house a home (we tend to move a bit..), active in aerobics & Zumba !!, and studying to become Personal Fitness Trainer. We are having fun...; work hard, play hard, enjoy life, make friends... We like to travel, see the world, and enjoy time off and visit our home in Germany or France
Eddy & Hilde van der List purchased this villa in 2008
Why Eddy & Hilde van der List chose Seillans
Beautiful scenery, away from it all, enjoying wonderful French atmosphere, excellent weather, food and wine.
What makes this villa unique
Quiet, spacious, close to villages. The villa is fully equipped; you will find anything you need....