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Elegant Luberon villa. Secluded garden in exclusive residence with large pool.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Half Baths1
Space 1,237 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 - 14 nights

Overview

About the property

3 double bedrooms, 1 bathroom en suite, 1 shower room and 3rd WC, sleeps 6

A luxurious villa in an exclusive development. Residents have access to a top quality (15 x 8m) shared - but quiet - swimming pool conveniently situated just 150m from the door. The house is designed in traditional Provencal style and to a high standard of quality, finish and insulation. It is surrounded on all four sides by its own treed garden (800m2). It is recently built (2005), spacious (115m2) and enjoys a south-facing aspect via French windows from the sitting room and master bedroom to a shaded patio (ideal for outdoor dining and relaxation). The large living area is tastefully but comfortably furnished and has a beamed ceiling. We provide satellite TV, Wi-Fi, DVD and CD players. There is a high specification kitchen (dishwasher, washing machine, oven, ceramic hob, fridge-freezer, microwave) with a breakfast bar. Three bedrooms comfortably accommodate up to 6 guests: the master bedroom has an en suite bath, shower and WC. The second bathroom has shower and WC. There is a third WC in the cloakroom. Whether you want to explore Haute-Provence or just relax at home, you will not be disappointed. Village/shops 5 minutes by car. Please note, the building is not suitable for wheelchair users.


Owner
Bill and Olivia Roxby
Member since: 2005
Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
October 8, 2017

Map

Nearest Airport
75 Kilometres
Marseille-Provence (Marignane) MRS
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Pierrevert
Nearest Ferry
80 Kilometres
Marseille
Nearest Golf
0.5 Kilometres
Golf du Luberon
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Manosque
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
A51, exit 18, Manosque
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Golf du Luberon 0.5km & Chez Eric in Montfuron 5km
Nearest Ski
160 Kilometres
Pra-Loup
Nearest Beach
110 Kilometres
Cassis
Car: recommended

Situated in the extensive Luberon nature reserve, you can enjoy a wide choice of leisure activities without long journeys. For example, from the doorstep you can enjoy extensive hiking & cycling routes through the reserve, and you are right beside an excellent 18 hole golf course with restaurant (5 further 18 hole courses within an hour's drive), 4km from the historic village of Pierrevert with shops & restaurants, 5km to two highly regarded vineyards, just one hour from Europe's deepest gorge, the Gorge du Verdon, for rock-climbing, kayaking, white water rafting. In less than two hours, you can be in highly regarded ski resorts such as Barcelonette. There are many excellent restaurants within a 15 minute drive and Manosque, just 10 minutes away, features a charming old quarter with narrow streets and markets as well as shops and hypermarkets on the outskirts. The magnificent city of Aix-en-Provence is an easy 30 minute drive.

Other Activities: White-water rafting, kayaking, skiing, birdwatching, gliding, paragliding

Amenities

Pierrevert Villa Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • villa (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1237 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome ...
  • pets not allowed ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Fireplace ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower , Bath has hand shower, full shower enclosure separate.
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , WC & hand basin.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , WC, hand basin, enclosed shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen , 1 baby crib , en-suite, walk-out to terrace
    Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
  • 1 double bedroom, 2 twin bedrooms
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Patio
  • 6 garden chairs
  • 6 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • Low Allergen Environment
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
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Elegant Luberon villa. Secluded garden in exclusive residence with large pool.
average rating of 4.7777777 based on 18 reviews
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5

18 Oree du Golf

  • 5 of 5

Ideal location for touring and spacious, immaculate accomodation and shared pool - all beautifully maintained.

Enjoyed the quiet corner site garden which was ideal for two year old to play in. Do need own transport.

  • Submitted: Jun 17, 2009
  • Stayed: May 2009
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We're delighted with this very positive review. We'll continue to work hard on our property so we can offer top quality accommodation and good value for money.
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Excellent

  • 4 of 5

Very well laid out and extremely well equipped, our girls loved the pool!

  • Submitted: Sep 5, 2017
  • Stayed: Aug 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Excellent rapport qualité prix, très belles prestations, belle situation et propriétaire à l'écoute

  • 5 of 5

MAISON

Les + :

Récente et très calme dans un lotissement d'environ 80 maisons à côté du golf du Lubéron

Spacieuse et bien isolée (reste fraiche en journée l'été à condition de bien utiliser les volets)

Moustiquaires sur toutes les fenêtres

Pas de vis à vis

Belle terrasse d’été ombragée

Beau terrain avec pelouse bien verte et complétement arboré et clos (sauf accès voiture mais vous pouvez laisser celle-ci dans le chemin)

Très bien équipée (wi-fi; cuisine avec vraiment tout le nécessaire; machine à laver; plancha sur la terrasse, etc.)

2 salles de bains, 3 WC (toute la robinetterie fonctionnait parfaitement avec une bonne pression d’eau)

Bonnes literies

La piscine à 5 minutes à pieds, propre, très grande et finalement assez peu fréquentée (aout) à la vue du nombre de maisons du lotissement.

Les - :

L’arrosage automatique : toutes les nuits vers 4 h ...

Manque un portail à l’accès principal pour sécuriser complétement l'espace (en cas de jeunes "explorateurs")

SITUATION

Les + :

Parfaite pour qui veut découvrir la Provence, dans un rayon d’1h15 vous trouverez (entre autres):

Les gorges du Verdon et le lac de ste Croix

Les villages perchés et caves du Luberon

Le colorado provençale et les mines d’Ocres

La haute montagne des Alpes de haute Provence

Le littoral et les calanques

A 15 minutes, Manosque offre des beaux restaurants et cafés et une grande zone commerciale

Les – :

Il faut sa voiture pour tout (Le village de PierreVert est en hauteur et à quelques kilomètres de la maison, vous y trouverez le minimum pour dépanner : boulangerie et petits commerces types boucherie et tabac presse)

Manosque est à quinze minutes mais attention à certaines heures l’accès à la zone commerciale et à l’autoroute est complétement saturé…

PROPRIETAIRE / INTENDANCE SUR PLACE

Les + :

Super communication avec Bill le propriétaire, réponses très rapides, très arrangeant et vraiment très pro, bravo. Attention néanmoins échanges en anglais (mais peut être parle-t-il français ?)

Bonne intendance sur place, pas de surprises avec la propreté (ménage compris dans le prix) et l’état général de la maison, on voit qu’elle est bien entretenue.

Les – :

Un léger manque de flexibilité sur les horaires d’arrivée, nous souhaitions arriver en décalé samedi soir pour éviter les bouchons mais cela n’a pas été possible, nous avons donc pris les clés dimanche matin à 8h00

CONCLUSION

Vous pouvez y aller les yeux fermés, très belle villa et superbe situation.

  • Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Très heureux que vous ayez trouvé la piscine tranquille, même en haute saison. Nous allons prendre note de vos bonnes suggestions! Especially glad you found the pool quiet, even in high season. We will take note of your good suggestions!
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4

Lovely modern and spacious villa in a good location.

  • 4 of 5

Clean, modern and spacious accommodation. Very well equipped and comfortable. Intructions in English would have been useful for dishwasher and washing machine. Well located for touring especially the Gorges du Verdon which is stunning. We enjoyed our stay.

  • Submitted: Jun 21, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Delighted to hear you enjoyed our house and found the location good for exploring the surrounding area. Good idea for the instructions in English! We will get that done!
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5

A wonderful comfortable home!

  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a perfect week in this lovely home! The owners have clearly taken special care to include all the comforts of home. Beds were comfortable and the place was spotless and very nicely decorated. We had everything we could have asked for at our disposal! The house has a great layout perfect for a family or even two small groups traveling together. We enjoyed the open kitchen/living/dining area with its high ceiling. We cooked a couple nights and the kitchen was outfitted with everything we needed, including a great grill outdoors by the patio. We also appreciated access to the shared pool at the end of a long day of sight seeing. It's just around the corner.

The location of this home is nice because it's in a safe community just outside of a small village. We were able to easily visit many towns in the Luberon and got as far as Marseille, Avignon, and Aix-En-Provence as well!

The owners were fantastic to work with - super organized and responsive. There was a detailed notebook at the house which included tourist information and personal suggestions....as well as manufacturer instructions needed for the washing machine, and other appliances etc... should you need it. They really thought of everything.

We'd absolutely love to go back again one day!

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Spacious, clean country villa

  • 4 of 5

Spacious, clean, comfortable villa, located in a golf community. It is in the country but not far from city conveniences. It is a place that you definitely need a car to go around. Swimming pool is good for the kids. Kitchen is good size for cooking and well stocked. Washing machine is good, no dryer. No problem drying in the yard on rack. The only thing that bother us a bit is doors and windows do not have screens, therefore a lot of bees came into the house, also some flies. It would be very hot in the summer to keep the doors and windows closed at all time since the villa is not air conditioned. We had a wonderful stay, visiting nearby areas.

  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thanks Grace for your kind remarks & delighted you enjoyed the house, pool and location. Window and door screens are an excellent suggestion which we will invest in. UPDATE: These are now installed!
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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $353.77

1. There are no extra costs - WiFi, electricity, towels, bed linen, cleaning, high chair and cot are all included in the price quoted.
2. Bookings of two weeks or more get 50 Euros deducted from the weekly rate during high season.
3. Where there are more than four occupants, a supplement of 50 Euros per person (including children) per week applies.
4. A deposit of 25% is required on booking.
5. A returnable damage deposit of 300 Euros is required which will be refunded promptly after departure if no chargeable damage has occurred
6. From October to April inclusive, electricity usage will be charged at cost based on meter readings.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.