This villa on Pont Royal is bright, south facing, spacious (1550 square feet). Pont Royal is one of the top golf and country club developments in the south of France (Seve Ballesteros designed course). It is one of the most convenient villas for walking to the holiday village, less than 5 mins. by foot.
The golf clubhouse has a driving range, first tee, whilst the Pierre et Vacances holiday village, with its restaurants, bars, and shops, together with children's recreation facilities such as tennis, pony trekking, basketball, boating, swimming pools and wave machine is a five minute walk away. Please note access to pools and wave machine may be restricted in July and August). All these are within a five to ten minute walk, making it ideal for a family holiday for all ages. Mediterranean beaches are also within an hours drive.
The villa is in the heart of Provence with wonderful views of the Luberon from the rear bedroom.
The cities of Avignon, Aix-en-Provence and Marseilles are all within 40 minutes drive, whilst the beautiful villages of the Luberon, Lourmarin, Ansouis, Bonnieux, Lacoste, Menerbes & Gordes made famous by Peter Mayle in 'A Year in Provence' are all within 10-20 miles. Beautiful villages, wonderful scenery, provencal markets, vineyards and restaurants abound! Ten minutes from the 'Auto-route de la Soleil', Cannes, Nice, Monte-Carlo and St Tropez are all within a two to three hour drive.
Over a dozen excellent golf courses are within one hours drive. The villa can be reached in nine to ten hours drive from Calais whilst the Saturday Eurostar direct to Avignon in the summer is under six hours. It is served by airports in Marseille (40 minutes), Nimes (60 minutes) and Nice (two hours).
Beautiful walks and cycle rides exist both on the domaine.
The top of the Luberon and the GR97 footpath that crests it, it's outstanding views and the Gorge du Regalon, a wonderful hike, are only six miles away. Silvacane Abbey Cistercian, one of the 'three sisters' of Provence is five miles.
Provencal markets occur every day of the week in the local villages. Leisurely daytrips can be made to the Gorge du Verdon (Europe's Grand Canyon), the roman ruins in Arles, Nimes, Orange and the Pont du Gard as well as the vineyards of Chateauneuf du Pape and Gigondas.
40' HD LCD TV with UK HD Channels