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Charming farmhouse and villa in large garden with pool, 45 mins Nice, sleeps 16

Bedrooms 9
Half Baths3
Space 3,659 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights


About the property

18th century farmhouse, large garden, pool and detached recently built villa.

A charming modernised 18th century 5 bedroom farmhouse, Le Grand Vallon, and a recently built 4 bedroom Provençal villa, Le Petit Vallon, set in a large garden with a swimming pool.

This property is ideal for families or groups of friends who want to holiday together but have some independence as each of the two houses has its own well-equipped kitchen, large reception room with dining area, covered terrace, WiFi, telephone and TV & DVD player.

The swimming pool, sheltered by mature trees on three sides, offers a wonderful place to swim or relax and lime trees near the house provide shade for meals and relaxing in the garden.

The property is just 10 mins walk from the centre of the flourishing village of Peymeinade, where there is a supermarket and a variety of shops as well as several bars, cafés and restaurants. There is an attractive central square with a playground, a good tourist information office and a popular weekly market selling local produce, clothes and souvenirs.

And Peymeinade is a wonderful base for exploring the treasures of the Côte d’Azur and Alpes-Maritimes without having to drive too far.

It is just 3 miles from Grasse with its famous perfumeries to visit, spectacular views across the Côte d’Azur to the sea and winding cobbled streets of the old quarter.

The nearest beach is half an hour away at Cannes La Bocca. The sandy beaches of Antibes, Juan les Pins, Théoule and Agay are also within easy reach.

The beautiful lake of St Cassien, 20 mins away, also provides excellent swimming, windsurfing and sailing.

In winter there is skiing about an hour away by car at Gréolières-les-Neiges and Andon and, about 2 hours away, at Valberg, Auron, Isola 2000 and La Foux d'Allos.

Other places to see include the perched villages of Provence, La Croisette at Cannes, the Gorges du Verdon, the Picasso museum at Antibes, medieval St Paul de Vence, Monaco.

Peymeinade is part of the coastal strip of Alpes-Maritimes, bounded by mountains and sea, which enjoys a favoured micro-climate that has attracted discriminating visitors from the British Isles for 180 years.

Practical information:

Le Grand Vallon, the farmhouse, sleeps 9 in 5 bedrooms of which 2 are en suite. Le Petit Vallon, the villa, sleeps 7 in 4 bedrooms of which 3 are en suite.

Air conditioning is available in every room in the farmhouse. In winter, central heating is provided in both houses, when required, by heat pumps.

The pool is 10m x 5m and is fitted with an alarm. There is a hot and cold water shower near the pool. The pool can be economically heated by means of a heat pump, so that its use can be extended to April and October.

There are restaurants of good quality to satisfy most tastes and pockets.

There are tennis clubs in the village and two miles away at Le Tignet where well-maintained clay and all-weather courts can be hired by visitors.

There are many mapped walks and cycling routes in the area.

Out of season it may be possible to allow smaller groups to rent just one of the houses. Please contact the owner.

More Details

Mrs Caroline Ground
Member since: 2003
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a few days
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
January 4, 2018


Peymeinade Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 3659 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 16
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach
  • Near The Ocean
  • Resort
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Telephone
  • Thermos Bottle
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Grinder
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 18 people
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • 3 Half Baths
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - combination tub/shower
    Lavatory - toilet
    Cloakroom - toilet
    Bathoom 4 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 5 - outdoor shower
    Bathroom 6 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 7 - combination tub/shower
    Lavatory - toilet
  • Five of the seven bathrooms are en suite. Hand towels and bathmats are provided. Bath towels can be hired.
  • 9 Bedrooms, Sleeps 16
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 5 - 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 1 double , 1 twin/ single
    Bedroom 7 - 1 double
    Bedroom 8 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 9 - 2 twin/ single
  • In addition a cot and a collapsible bed are available. Duvets, blankets, pillows, bed linen are provided.
  • Audio Tape Player
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games for Kids
  • Piano
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • VCR
  • Beach Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Terrace
  • 18 garden chairs
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • sailing
  • ski lift privileges
  • skiing
  • snorkeling
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Hand towels and bathmats are provided but not bath towels or beach towels. The farmhouse and the villa each have a kitchen with the above facilities, telephone and broadband The living room and dining room facilities listed are for the interior of Le Grand Vallon and Le Petit Vallon taken together. These figures, however, do not include the much greater facilities for al fresco meals in the garden and on the covered terraces.


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Charming farmhouse and villa in large garden with pool, 45 mins Nice, sleeps 16
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews

Excellent in all aspects

  • 5 of 5

Our family consisting of 3 generations ranging from 80 years to 4 months had a wonderful time at this property. The owners were very helpful, the accommodation was spotlessly clean and exceptionally well equipped and conveniently situated to local shops and supermarkets. Lovely pool was a great bonus - the only drawback here was the absence of a gate around it - calling for great vigilance with respect to young non-swimmers. Highly recommendable. Truus Nayman

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Perfect holiday for extended family

  • 4 of 5

We thoroughly recommend Le Grand Vallon. Our family party of 14 were very comfortable spread across these 2 properties with appropriate privacy, ample bathrooms, large barbecues, comfortable facilities and a fantastic pool. The village market and local shops were great and the sea, a relatively short drive away, provided alternative entertainment.

  • Submitted: Sep 24, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A beautiful holiday

  • 5 of 5

Kind and hospitable owners of house.

The house was clean and rich of outfit and corresponds to the description in the insertion.

We spend a splendid Easter holiday.

Absolutely recommend!

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2012
  • Stayed: April 2012
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
38 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
10 Kilometres
Grasse, Golf du Claux-Amic
Nearest Train
7 Kilometres
Grasse, Gare SNCF
Nearest Motorway
22 Kilometres
Les Adrets, E80
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Nearest Ski
36 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
19 Kilometres
Cannes La Bocca


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $415.57

One quarter of rent payable on booking. Balance payable two months before start of letting plus deposit of 300 pounds.
Normal changeover day is Saturday. Guests are expected to leave not later than 10 a.m. Out of season other days can be considered.
Cleaning is the responsibility of guests, however a cleaner can be made available by arrangement.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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