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STUDIO + VILLA pool, large lot in secure residence

Sleeps6
Bedrooms Studio
Bathrooms1
Space 1,506 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 0 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

For 2 people

Sea, mountain and city. Villa situated in the Provencal village of Mimet (highest village in the Bouches-du-Rhône). Quiet and in the countryside a few kilometers from the beautiful city of Aix en Provence, the Sainte-Victoire and the famous creeks of Cassis and the Mediterranean coast. In very secure residence for children who can play freely, 130 m² villa with 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms and 3 toilets. Pool of 10 X 4 and summer kitchen. A little more, a large bowling for fans.


Owner
Owner
Member since: 2014
Speaks: french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
February 17, 2018

Amenities

Mimet Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa
Building Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1506 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 3:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
  • Rural
  • Town
  • Village
  • Waterfront
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - toilet , tub
  • Bathroom with bath and wc.
Bedrooms:
  • Studio, Sleeps 6
  • - 1 queen , 1 baby crib
  • Studio 26 m² with bathroom, toilet, kitchenette (microwave, hotplate, washing machine).
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Pétanque Court
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • reefs
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bowling center
  • disco club
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • hydrotherapy
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • thalassotherapy
  • walking
  • water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing

Reviews

Excellent! 4.3/5 -
(6 traveler reviews)

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STUDIO + VILLA pool, large lot in secure residence
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 6 reviews
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Disappointing

  • 1 of 5

First of all the good things about this villa. The house was a reasonable size and reasonably well appointed. The first week we stayed, the weather was very hot, so the pool was warm (It is unheated) and the air conditioning kept the house cool throughout. The owner was also friendly and welcoming.

However, there were several problems. Firstly, although the description states that there was a jacuzzi and petanque available, disappointingly neither were. Although there were two bathrooms, the en-suite bath taps were broken, and the shower on this unusable. Worse than that, the bath wasn’t attached to the floor or wall, and fell over during the rental. Luckily no-one was injured, but this could have caused a very serious injury. The stairs and floor are all stone, which is ok. However, since the only shower was upstairs, this inevitably meant that some water was dropped onto the stone stairs, which only had partial handrails, meaning this had to be constantly dried to avoid a risk of falling and injury. For these reasons, this property would be unsuitable for young children and the elderly. The pool was also a salt pool, rather than a chlorine pool, meaning that it was impossible for any of us to stay in for extended periods of time without developing a skin rash. It also meant that it was necessary to wash off in the shower every time after going in the pool.

In addition, it seems as though this was less of a holiday let, and more like staying in someone’s house. There were many personal items left throughout the property, including dirty washing. In addition, there was a resident cat, which we were expected to look after. Although we didn’t mind this, this would be a serious problem for anyone who has an allergy to cats.

The hot water heating was poor. This heated up overnight, with barely enough hot water for the 4 of us. The overnight heating was also faulty, and emitted a ‘beeping’ noise every single night. We informed the owner about this immediately, but nothing was done about it. Unsurprisingly therefore, on the last night of the stay, the heating failed altogether, and we had no hot water then at all, so we were glad not to be staying any longer. Finally, and very disappointingly, the owner retained a significant portion of the damage deposit, despite there being no damage to the property at all. This was a very upsetting end to what was already a below average stay. We will not be returning.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bonjour, Effectivement avec l'Angleterre ça c'est mal passé. J'usqu'à ce que je retienne une partie de la caution, pour ménage supplémentaire, tout était parfait. Seulement, la maison à été rendue très sale, des éclaboussures peut-être de vomis sur les murs et les meubles..les sols en pierre blanche étaient noirs de saleté et je vous passe l'état des sanitaires... Je vais m'arrêter à ce succinct descriptif de l'état dans lequel j'ai retrouvé la villa avec 3 agents de menage afin de désinfecter l'habitation après la location. Je loue ma maison à des vacanciers pas une formule hôtel tout inclus. Après on peut être dans la calomnie par colère mais ça reste 1 vacancier sur 6.,,, Merci
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5

Très calme, agréable, confortable, un paradis à Mimet.

  • 5 of 5

Bon accueil, maison impeccable et bien décorée.

  • Submitted: Jul 22, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Magnifique Villa

  • 5 of 5

Superbe location dans un endroit calme et charmant. Denise est très accueillante et sait rapidement vous mettre à l'aise. Nous conseillons cette villa qui possède tous les équipements pour vous assurer des vacances sans problèmes. Nous n'hésiterons pas à la conseiller à notre entourage pour un superbe séjour du côté d'Aix.

  • Submitted: Aug 29, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

Magnifique Villa

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passés de magnifiques vacances dans cette Villa où rien ne manque. La piscine est superbe et nous avons pleinement pu en profiter. Très bon accueil de notre hôtesse qui sait se rendre disponible si nécessaire. Nous conseillons fortement cette location et nous ne manquerons pas d'en parler autour de nous.

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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5

Magnifique

  • 5 of 5

Maison magnifique et très bien équipée.

La maison et la piscine sont bien plus jolies que sur les photos.

Accueil chaleureux de la très sympathique Denise – tout était bien expliqué

Un 5 sur 5 sans aucune hésitation – vraiment aucune remarque à faire.

Merci Denise pour nos vacances réussies à 100%.

Amitiés, Axelle & Marc (Anvers - Belgique)

  • Submitted: Aug 8, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: J'ai eu grand plaisir à rencontrer de belles personnes, respectueuses, souriantes, ouvertes comme Axelle et Marc. C'est définitivement un grand "oui" pour la Belgique !!!
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5

Magnifique

  • 5 of 5

Magnifique.

C'est l'adjectif qui peut qualifier le mieux cette location.

Accueil de Denise magnifique, une boisson fraîche et un sourire qui vous prouve que tout va très bien se passer.

Propriétaire très disponible avec de très bons conseils (plages + visites).

Pour ce qui est de la maison, rien à dire si ce n'est que du bien.

Décoration intérieure avec beaucoup de goût, l'ensemble des pièces sont climatisé, belle piscine.

La villa se trouve dans un domaine sécurisé et très calme.

En bref belle propriété au calme et pas loin de la mer.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Pour ce premier échange tout a été parfait. C'est un véritable plaisir de partager sa maison avec des personnes bienveillantes et reconnaissantes. Transmettre un peu de sa vie provinciale est enrichissant. Merci pour votre confiance.
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Map

Nearest Airport
20 Kilometres
Marignane
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Bar Restaurant Sire Marin
Nearest Ferry
20 Kilometres
Joliette Marseille
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
Domaine de Riquetti Les Milles
Nearest Train
10 Kilometres
Aix-en-Provence
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Restaurant Le Sire Marin
Nearest Beach
25 Kilometres
Cassis, La Ciotat, Sausset les Pins
Car: recommended

Nearby you have all the desired attractions for young and old. Sea, water parks, games, tree climbing, horse riding club nearby, fitness club (price € 8 at the meeting) and spa (16 € entry), golf, bowling, cinema, parachute, museum, beach, plunged ....

For outings on foot, mountain biking, jogging, family ... out of the property direct access to the forest that has an educational farm. For walks in town, Aix-En-Provence with its Provencal markets also Simiane Collongue or Gardanne. Marseille offers visits to museums and places of interest ....

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $370.28
FORFAIT MENAGE $123.43
FORFAIT DRAPS SERVIETTES $123.43

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund