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Elisabeth ATZINGER

Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english, french, german

CHARMING RESTORED HOUSE IN AVIGNON 6 PERSONS BIG GARDEN NEAR CENTER

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Half Baths2
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

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Overview

Avignon House Rental Photos and Description

Swimming pool operated from early May to early October, depending on weather

Charming stone house, fully restored, 100 SqM, sleeping 6 people in 3 air conditioned bedrooms, on a 1000 SqM wall-fenced20garden planted with limetrees, ginkgo biloba etc..; walk distance only a few minutes from the remparts and the historic downtown, an exceptional location to visit the town and make Avignon the center for your excursions throughout the Provence.

Car park in the garden.

Inground swimming pool 8 m x 2,50 m (which can be heated in spring and late summer), sundeck with garden furniture, summer kitchen, with barbecue.

Wifi connection.

Wide kitchen opening up into the dining room and with direct access to a terrace shaded by a plane-tree. In summer, the whole garden is a green cool haven, offering also a sunny part around the swimming pool.

From May to September, direct flights from the UK (Southampton and Birmingham) to the AVIGNON airport ! And since May 1st, 2015, the EUROSTAR operates a new service from LONDON down to Marseilles, with stops in Lyon and AVIGNON !!

From Paris, it's only a 2:40 train ride...

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Elisabeth ATZINGER (Owner)
Member since: 2009
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Speaks: english, french, german

About Elisabeth ATZINGER

A traveller to the core....

Elisabeth ATZINGER purchased this house in 1970

Why Elisabeth ATZINGER chose Avignon area

Having been living overseas for now several years, I did not want this beautiful family house to stay closed and neglected throughout the year, so I decided to propose it as a vacation rental, enabling numerous guests to enjoy its charm and spend fine holidays.

What makes this house unique

Close to the historical center, which you can reach on foot (10 /15' walk).

Large garden with beautiful old trees, swimming pool and sundeck with summer kitchen/barbecue and in the colder season, a very comfortable house, very well fitted with modern equipment.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(14 traveler reviews)
CHARMING RESTORED HOUSE IN AVIGNON 6 PERSONS BIG GARDEN NEAR CENTER
average rating of 4.785714 based on 14 reviews
4

Ideal location for a 'no car' break

  • 4 of 5

This holiday home was in an ideal location if you want a relaxing break WITHOUT a car. Ten minutes walk and you are in the centre of Avignon. Five minutes walk to the main train station (not TGV) with rail connections to the surrounding area. Ten minutes by taxi to TGV @ 15euros.

From start to finish the owner Elisabeth was extremely helpful and responded to any queries within a matter of hours.

4 adults and 2 small children .......couldn't have had a better base. The pool was ideal for the 2 little ones with shallow steps right across one end and plenty of shade.

The only downside was the mosquitos, take plenty of repellant and bite cream.

A perfect holiday home.....would definately book again.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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4

Wonderful week in Avignon

  • 4 of 5

Two sisters, two brothers in law and two nieces spent a very pleasant week at Villa Camelias. Kitchen was well equipped and we made good use of it. Fantastic chance to use all the amazing produce available in the local market. Beds very comfortable and plenty of space inside and out for everyone to spread out and enjoy themselves. WiFi was the best and most consistent we encountered anywhere. The garden is beautiful and we all enjoyed sitting by the pool after a day of sightseeing. The owner/manager was extremely helpful and responsive. One word of caution for drivers - we were driving a full sized minivan. Rue des Camelias is very narrow. Getting into the driveway was a little tricky and getting back out was very challenging given the angle. Just take it slow

  • Submitted: May 31, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Absolutely Perfect!

  • 5 of 5

We (3 adults) stayed at this property for a week in late October 2014 and were entirely impressed with it.

The house was clean and well maintained, the kitchen was well equipped and the rooms were comfortable. The garden is an amazing space.

The owner/manager was incredibly helpful, all emails and enquiries were answered promptly and comprehensively and the person that met us at the property was also very lovely.

There was a lot of information on local attractions and tours in the house and the location of the house was central to all things Avignon. Avignon itself is a great base to explore this part of France - we visited Arles & Nimes from here as well as a couple of half-day tours to the Pont du Gard and Bau.

We have recommended this property to others and we hope to visit again soon

  • Submitted: Nov 4, 2014
  • Stayed: Oct 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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Washington DC
5

Charming home near center of Avignon

  • 5 of 5

We rented this house in late May 2014. It was a perfect fit for 2 couples and 2 children. This 19th century home is nicely updated with a good size yard, parking for 2 cars, privacy and quiet behind high walls, recently renovated baths and kitchen, and a cute pool. It's also very close to the city walls of Avignon and a 10 minute walk to the heart of the old city. Just lovely - we'd rent again in a minute!

  • Submitted: Jun 3, 2014
  • Stayed: May 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Many thanks for this comment, which is an incentive for us to improve our property, kind regards, Vincent GARRIGUES / Elisabeth ATZINGER
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Adelaide, Australia
5

Great house - central location

  • 5 of 5

We were looking forward to this property and it didnot disappoint. Everything was as described and the caretaker was charming in showing us around. The pool was a bonus and was used even though it was October. You can walk everywhere as the main part of Avignon is within 20mins of walking. If arriving by train at the Avignon TGV station you will need a taxi. Would highly recommend and have done so to friends already.

  • Submitted: Oct 18, 2012
  • Stayed: Sep 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely property walking distance to Avignon

  • 5 of 5

The house is great, has everything you need and is spacious, secure and comfortable. The garden is delightful - shady areas and full sun. Our children made full use of the swimming pool. It only takes about 10 minutes to walk into Avignon and there are some grocery stores and a couple of bakeries just around the corner too. We didn't have a car for the week, but found plenty to do in Avignon and went on a tour of the Carmague, booked through the tourist office. Avignon is a very friendly city to which we hope to return one day! I thoroughly recommend this property.

  • Submitted: Jun 10, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
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Map

Nearest Airport
84 Kilometres
MARSEILLE PROVENCE
Nearest Ferry
90 Kilometres
MARSEILLE PORT
Nearest Train
4 Kilometres
AVIGNON TGV
Nearest Motorway
10 Kilometres
AVIGNON SUD ET/OU NORD
Nearest Beach
70 Kilometres
Car: not necessary

In a quiet narrow street ( Rue des Camélias) starting from an avenue (Avenue de Saint-Ruf) fitted with shops.

Distance from the TGV railsway station is 5 kms (a few minutes by car). From the MARSEILLE-PROVENCE airport it's 90 kms (1 h drive, by motorway)

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Rates & Availability

Avignon House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
 
HIGH SEASON SUMMER
Jul 30 2016 - Sep 2 2016
7 night minimum stay
$1,784
 
 
LATE SUMMER
Sep 3 2016 - Sep 30 2016
3 night minimum stay
$212
$1,227
 
 
LOW SEASON AUTOMN
Oct 1 2016 - Dec 16 2016
3 night minimum stay
$212
$669
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$234
 

Additional information about rental rates

MENAGE $84
Pet Fee $0
Refundable damage deposit $669
LOCATION DRAPS SERVIETTES $117

D'octobre à fin avril, électricité en plus (relevé compteur), limitée à 50 euros.Mai à octobre, l'électricité est incluse, dates précisées chaque année en fonction de la mise en service et arrêt piscine (fonction météo).
Le paiement du solde (lorsqu'il est fait par carte crédit sur le site de location) est demandé 14 jours avant l'arrivée
Location linge 82 euros MAXI (ajusté au nbre lits occupés)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Avignon House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 100 m²
Location Type:
  • Downtown
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linen Rental Possible
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Half Baths
  • - combination tub/shower
    - toilet
    - toilet
  • The bathroom is very fresh and bright, with a nice bath, white atmosphere, large tilt and turn window facing street. 1 toilet upstairs + 1 on the ground floor
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • - 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
    - 1 queen
    - 1 queen
  • 2 double bed, 2 single beds, 1 baby bed. 1 bedroom bed 160 x 200, antique wardrobe, small desk, TV set, direct access to the bathroom, garden view 1 bedroom 140 x 190 bed, wardrobe and chest of drawers antique, garden view 1 twin 90 x 200, overlooking street, antique wardrobe The three bedrooms have reversible climtisation
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Cellar
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Pétanque Court
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Attractions:
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • disco club
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • tennis
Notes:
POOL BURIED 'swim' 8 mx 2.50 m, which can be heated in spring and late summer, along with a summer kitchen, large solarium (6 relaxchaises long) with dining area, bar counter + BBQ to the summer kitchen, outdoor rattan garden installed on the lawn under the canopy of trees; paved terrace outside the main kitchen with table and chairs metal ceramic

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