Minimum rental one week rental Saturday to Saturday except for urban apartments.
Les deux Bastides, located in the heart of Provence, is nestled in the village of Les Taillades, 700m from cafes and boulangeries. This ancient village and area inspired such authors as Jean Giono and Marcel Pagnol. Towns such as Aix en Provence, St. Remy and Gordes are a short drive away.
This fully renovated 18th century property consists of two independent houses, each with privacy and situated in a magnificent park filled with trees. Up to 18 guests can comfortably stay in these two houses that are 30m from each other.
This is a perfect property for a large family gathering. The two houses let the family spread out and enjoy privacy while at the same time it is possible to gather the group around the saltwater pool or enjoy a meal together.
The houses are all tastefully decorated and inspired by typical provencal materials such as stone, wrought iron, tiles and wood beams.
The first of the two houses is very spacious and has 4 bedrooms each with ensuite bathrooms for 8 guests.
6 guests will find the second house very comfortable with its three bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. This house offers a private terrace and parking area as well.
A bar has recently been added.
All two houses have lovely provencal kitchens and spacious, comfortable living areas.
A stay at Les deux Bastides is sure to be a lasting memory of Provence!
Air conditionning in all bedrooms of the main house (only bedrooms) available as of June 2015.
The main house at Les deux Bastides faces South, wonderful for enjoying the sunshine of Provence. This house for 8 has a large garden and private parking. Much care and detail has been given to the decorations in this lovely home. The colors of Provence prevail in the comfortable and spacious living room/dining room. The upholstery, wrought iron, wood beams and tile floors will charm you. The television, telephone and high speed internet access are all in the living room. The formal dining area is connected to the living area. It is possible to seat 18 guests inside or outside in this house. Off of the living room is a beautiful Provencal kitchen which is fully equipped with modern appliances which include an American fridge, stove, oven, dishwasher, and microwave. There is a table for six in the kitchen.
Going up the stairs from the living room you will find the 4 bedrooms which all have a view of the garden. There are 2 very spacious master bedrooms with Queen size beds. The ensuite bathrooms for each of these rooms have a tub, shower and double basin sink with a separate toilet. These two rooms also have access to the mezzanine with its wrought iron railing. Each mezzanine is spacious (about 20 square meters and each mezzanine has a double bed to potentially accommodate up to 18 people).
The third has a double bed and ensuite bathroom with shower and sink, and the fourth bedroom has a queen bed and ensuite bathroom with shower and sink . These two rooms share a separate half bath that is located in the hallway. There is also a sitting area for these two rooms with couch and chairs. All of the bedrooms are furnished with antiques and touches of Provence.
This house also has a laundry room with washer and dryer as well as a storage area for your use.
The second house faces west and was once a stable. Today it is lovely and completely renovated and can sleep 6 guests. The living room consists of a leather sofa and two armchairs with a coffee table and electric fireplace. A dining area adjoins the living room. The satellite television and telehone are also in this room. French doors open up onto an outside terrace with wrought iron table and chairs for 6 and barbecue. The kitchen is fully equipped and is off of the living/dining area. There is a fridge, oven, stove (gas and electric), microwave, coffee maker and food processor. A breakfast table is also in the kitchen area.
All 3 bedrooms have a view of the park. The first bedroom has 2 twin beds with remote control. The second bedroom also has two twin beds and a bathroom with tub and wash basin. The half bath is separate. Finally, the third bedroom has a double bed with a private bath with tub and wash basin. An iron and ironing board, hairdryer, vacuum cleaner and washer complete this charming house.
Maid service is available upon request. If you don't feel like cooking or even shopping, it is possible to arrange for a cook to do all of or just some of your meals. Please inquire for this service. The two houses will enjoy the saltwater pool with its lounge chairs and parasols.