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Luxury & Authentic Farmhouse - Drome Provencale, ideal for family holidays.

Bedrooms 5
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights


About the property

18th Century Stone Farmhouse set in picturesque Provencal countryside

A perfect holiday location, set amongst lavender fields in beautiful French Provençal countryside, this a spectacular authentic 18th century stone farmhouse.

This beautiful house is an ideal location for family holidays - child safe the swimming pool is fenced off and accessed through a child safe gate.

The house has been fully renovated throughout, respecting the original style and using only artisans, means the house combines traditional stone farmhouse living with all the modern amenities required (satellite TV, WiFi, aircon etc).

The house has 5 large bedrooms all with air-conditioning that comfortably sleeps 12 people.

Spacious inside and outside entertainment areas, including 2 lounges, bar, interior dining room and exterior dining area and a summer lounge by the swimming pool. The house also has a walled inner courtyard.

The large garden, fenced off is over 6000 m2 and the property is surrounded by farm-land located a few kilometres outside a picturesque village in the heart of Drome Provençal area.

More Details

Marie Helene Wood
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
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Calendar last updated:
March 18, 2018

About Marie Helene Wood

Owners since 2006 Michael & Marie Helene.

Marie Helene Wood purchased this farmhouse in 2006

Why Marie Helene Wood chose La Bâtie-Rolland

This property offers family and friends a perfect holiday location to get away and relax in the splendor of the French countryside of Provence. The house has been fully refurbished by local artisans respecting the tradition of the region, but also boasts modern amenities like air-conditioning in all bedrooms. The house is ideal for children, with lots of space, a child safe swimming pool. Relax by the pool or use the house to explore the nature and beauty of the Drome and Ardeche regions of France, you will fall in love with this property and the region it is located in.

What makes this farmhouse unique

Perfect family holiday house, large and spacious, child safe (including swimming pool), renovated to a very high standard, ideal location to un-wind.


La Bâtie-Rolland Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:30 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 12
  • Children welcome ...
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 12 people
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • Main bathroom. Shower, bath, washbasin & toilet, all recently renovated in stone finishes. 2nd bathroom. Shower, wash basin & toilet, finished in stone finishes. 3rd bathroom. shower, wash basin & toilet.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 1 queen , 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 queen
  • Bedroom 1. Large double bedroom with air-conditioning, views of courtyard and garden, ensuite bathroom with bath & shower. Bedroom 2. Double bedroom with air-conditioning. Bedroom 3. Large bedroom with 3 single beds and air-conditioning. Bedroom 4. Large family bedroom with double bed and 2 single beds, ensuite to bathroom and air conditioning. Bedroom 5. Double bedroom with air-conditioning.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Tennis ...
  • 12 garden chairs
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
A beautiful house suitable for family holidays.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
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Luxury & Authentic Farmhouse - Drome Provencale, ideal for family holidays.
average rating of 4.857143 based on 7 reviews

Amazing experience

  • 5 of 5

My family and I absolutely loved this beautiful house!

I must say the property description and photos were accurate and I was very impressed when I arrived. The house appears to be well-maintained and was very clean including the pool and patio areas. The kitchen was spotless and furnished with every dish and utensils that we needed. Both kids and adults loved our stay in this beautiful surrounding. The owners are very nice and helpful.

I would 100% choose this house as my vacation rental again and I would certainly recommend this house to anyone.

  • Submitted: Jul 15, 2016
  • Stayed: June 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Wonderful family holiday!

  • 5 of 5

Wonderful house with plenty of space for our three families. The kids loved the pool and gardens and the adults enjoyed the covered poolside room to relax in. The lounge area is very spacious and has comfy sofas. Ample eating areas both inside and outside and the kitchen was extremely well equipped. Fantastic holiday!

  • Submitted: Jun 9, 2016
  • Stayed: May 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Un total dépaysement

  • 4 of 5

Superbe maison, soigneusement décorée ; un patio particulièrement agréable pour prendre les repas (trés bien abrité du vent au cas oú). Cuisine immense. Tennis x3 en parfait état au village à 5mn. Grand jardin trés agréable également.

  • Submitted: Feb 26, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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June family break

  • 5 of 5

We were warmly welcomed to this lovely house by Henri and Eliane, the owner's parents in law. It is a lovely house with plenty of space. We were a party of four adults and two young children (3 years and 10 months respectively) and were pleased to have spare space to be able to spread ourselves. We might have felt a little constricted if we had been 6 adults and 2 children as it was nice for them to be able to sleep in separate rooms.

The house is set in beautiful countryside surrounded by fields of lavender which was in full flower during our stay. It is set in a spacious garden with a fenced off pool area and we were totally relaxed about safety for the young. There are plenty of quiet roads locally for those who like cycling and similar activities. It is easy to reach several lovely villages in the area as well as Montelimar.

The pool was quite chilly on first arrival, but warmed up as the weather warmed up and was quite pleasant by the end of our stay.

The property is nicely laid out and is well furnished, clean and tidy. There are three showers and one bath and also freezers, dishwasher and washing machine etc.

There is a lovely courtyard immediately outside the front door with barbecues, tables and chairs and sunshades. This is a lovely sun trap, but can get quite warm so sunshades become essential.

I would wholeheartedly recommend this property, partly on account of its location but also the property itself. We found the listing description was accurate.

  • Submitted: Jun 16, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Luxury farmhouse living.

  • 5 of 5

This is a beautiful house in idyllic surroundings where we have enjoyed the most fantastic family holidays. The house is huge and very comfortably and stylishly refurbished, It does not feel like a rental - more like your own personal retreat in the South of France! The interior has been fully refurbished with natural stone everywhere and top-notch bedrooms and bathrooms. .

There is plenty of room for 2 or 3 families and we found it heaven for kids. A huge garden with a magical wood and stream to explore; stunning pool and poolhouse (but securely fenced so we could relax with our 2-year old); classic courtyard for sunny breakfasts and endless dinners and barbecues in the evening.

In the summer the sun is always shining, but we have also stayed here for big family gatherings in the winter months when the huge sitting rooms, bar and vaulted dining room come into their own.

This year we really enjoyed exploring the local area a bit more - the local markets and shops amid the lavender fields offer up plenty of delicious local food. There is so much to do with the kids, from canoeing in the Ardeche to tree-swinging and bike rides just down the road.

We will definitely be coming back and cannot recommend a stay here highly enough!

Rebecca and Johnny (London).

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2013
  • Stayed: August 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Nous avons séjourné à 11personnes ( adultes, ados, enfants et chien!) dans cette magnifique propriété, que nous avons très rapidement adoptée. Il faut préciser que l'accueil chaleureux d'Eliane et Henri, et l'aide ponctuelle et efficace de Danielle, la fée du logis, y sont pour beaucoup.

La demeure est telle que décrite dans l'annonce, voire encore plus spacieuse. Le village est idéalement situé pour des excursions en tous genres, que ce soit la "ferme aux crocodiles" de Pierrelatte, le Karting, l'accro-branche ou autres visites des caves ou villages pittoresques environnants. Il y en a pour tous les gouts. Et ceux que cela n'interesse pas, peuvent savourer le farniente au bord de la piscine ou ailleurs.

Nous recommandons chaleureusement cette location ainsi que ses très sympathiques propriétaires.

  • Submitted: Aug 22, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
140 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
La Bodega, La Batie Rolland
Nearest Ferry
140 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Golf de la Valdaine (18 holes)
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
18 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Le Prieure, Saint-Marcel-les-Sauzet
Nearest Beach
150 Kilometres
Le Grau du Roi
Car: necessary

Located in the heart of Drome Provencal region, that provides many activities, hiking, mountain biking, horse riding, 18 hole golf course, visit of the Rhone Valley wine region, visit to the gorges of the Ardeche, wine route in Drome Provence, lavender fields, truffles and many attractions suitable for all ages and families.




Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $1,384.85
Exit Cleaning Fee $249.27

Euros £1000 safety deposit for rental.
Exit cleaning £150 additional expense (not included in rate).
For cancellation policy refer to rental agreement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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