FULLY EQUIPPED LONG TERM STAYS with, among others, a washer-dryer, a microwaves plus a convection oven, a highly comfy multi springs + memory foam mattress, a laptop desk with free unlimited internet wifi access, ... OUR RATES INCLUDES EVERYTHING as, for example, the end of stay cleaning fee and a weekly change of bed, toilet and home linens for 2 weeks+ stays : ASK FOR A HOT DEAL QUOTE !
A wonderful hideaway in Aix-en-Provence nestled in a small quiet street in the very heart of the lively pedestrian Historical Center and ideally situated next to the City Hall, famous Cours Mirabeau, restaurants and café terraces, daily markets, museums and all other places-to-be.
You will benefit from a brand new open-plan kitchen, fully equipped for an "as in home" long term stay with a dishwasher and a washing-drying machine, a convection oven and a microwaves one, a fridge & freezer, a 4 hobs ceramic plate with its extractor fan and a full range of small electrical appliances, Nespresso coffee machine, kettle, toaster, ...
Elegantly and recently refurbished and decorated the lounge is furnished with a comfortable 2-p rapidly convertible sofa bed (brand new and classified 'daily sleeping'), a bar with stools and a 4-p dining area. Its atmosphere will charm you with its linen & caramel harmony which respects and enhances its beautiful ancient elements : marble fireplace, 18th century 'gypseries', moulded beams and nice high ceilings. As well as its full modern comfort : air conditionning, double-glazed windows, laptop desk, full HD LEDTV, HiFi stereo, free unlimited Internet wifi access.
The bathroom and the separate toilet, both having windows, include a spacious 'wide raining' walk-in shower and a heated towel rail. Environment care household and toilet preps are provided.
The bedroom is furnished with a highly comfortable 160x200 queen size bed with memory foam + multi springs mattress (brand new) and benefits from a spacious wardrobe where you can put all your belongings. A luggage rack, a wardrobe valet and a full size mirror will be at your disposal.
The most attractive asset of this old european charm apartment with premium comfort is its situation in a quiet peaceful lane while being in the heart of the social & cultural Aix life : Provençal food-markets, boutiques, art galeries, restaurants and café terraces ; as well as the Archibishop's Palace (Opera Festival), Grand Théâtre de Provence, Black Pavilion of the Preljocaj Ballet, Granet Museum (Cezanne) ...
Incidentally, while being right in the pedestrian area and thanks to the vicinity of the Appeal Court, the apart can be reached by car or taxi giving the opportunity to drop off your relatives and luggages before parking at a 5' walk, a rare convenience in the 80% pedestrian Historical Center. IS studs are welcome as this ww renowned Language Shool is at just a nice 17' walk. If arriving by plane or train the City center is linked to the Airport and TGV station with every-15' shuttle buses.
During the June/July Opera Festival, and if interested, we can provide our guests with 2 complimentary passes to attend the masterclasses of world renowned lyrical artists who always perform in prestigious places such as Hôtel Maynier d'Oppède, Italian-style Théatre du Jeu de Paume ...
Coming from Paris we recently retired in Aix and live at a 10' walk from the apartment if any help - or in-town/outer events or tours advices - were needed. We personally welcome each of our guests and leave at their disposal maps, touristic and restaurants guides, events calendars as well as all our best personal deals/favourites : wine bars, tapas or smart restaurants, fruit&veggies or wine producers, Aix hidden secrets, murmuring fountains or popular places-to-be. Private historical walking tours can be arranged upon request.
The Cezanne's Sainte Victoire Mountain hiking trails and the Picasso's Vauvenargues Castle can easily be reached from the center by shuttle buses.
Notice that, apart from its own charm and art-de-vivre, Aix can also be a perfect base for touring France or Southern Europe :
- within a less-than-one-hour car drive or bus link you may enjoy Avignon and its Papal Palace, the Unesco classified Pont du Gard Roman Acqueduc, the Luberon N'al Park with its hilltop villages, lavenders fields and Cistercian Abbeys, Cassis and its pristine Calanques, Arles, its roman arenas and Van Gogh Foundation, the hilltop medieval village of Les Baux-de-Provence in the Alpilles, the Camargue N'al Park with its pink flamingos, ... or, why not, having a fully organized wine tasting tour in Châteauneuf du Pape,
- with a one and a half hour car drive/one day coach tour be a happy few and enter the legend of St Tropez, Cannes, Monaco or St Paul de Vence (Maeght Foundation for Contemporary Art),
- glamorous Paris is just at a one hour low cost shuttle flight (or 3 hours TGV ride) and so do are the unforgettable Venice, Roma and Barcelona.
So let your dreams come true ... and enjoy "La Méjanes-en-Provence" !