Sleeps up to 10. 4 bedroom contemporary villa with private swimming pool and large terraces, garden with lavender field, and breathtaking views over the Pope’s Palace, a medieval citadel, the Rhone Valley and the Luberon mountains. Very quiet gated neighbourhood, the house contains all the comfort you need, fully air-conditioned, free Wi-fi internet access, large flat screen TV and home theater. 8 min drive to Avignon, walking distance to supermarket, banks, pharmacy, etc. The entrance lobby, chimney area, kitchen area, dinning room and large high-ceiling living room are all articulated around the pool, garden and the views with large sliding bay windows. There is over 100 sqm of outside terraces surrounding the 8x4m pool, with remote-controlled large awnings for those preferring the shade. Ensuring best-in-class security, there is an automatic cover on the pool. A gas BBQ is also available, along with loungers, an outside table and chairs. Your perfect Provence holiday destination!
Prestigious Villa, private pool, Villeneuve-les-Avignon, Nr. Avignon, Provence, France - Very Quiet Gated Neighbourhood, Contains All The Comfort You Need, A/c, 8 Minutes Drive To Avignon
- english, french, spanish
- Calendar last updated:
- Feb 6, 2019
About Gregory LUKASIK
Greg and Laura are both architects by training and fell in love with the view, so they decided to build their dream house there in 2009. We are now expatriates living in China with our 2 boys, where Greg is Managing Director for a construction materials subsidiary of a multinational company. We return to our villa frequently during the year and hope that you will enjoy this little piece of peaceful paradise as much as we do!
Gregory LUKASIK purchased this Villa in 2008
Why Gregory LUKASIK chose Villeneuve-lès-Avignon
This villa has all the charm of Provence while offering all the comfort you expect. It's proximity to Avignon, peaceful garden with no vis-a-vis with the neighbors, breathtaking views and very secure location in a gated neighborhood make it truly unique.
What makes this Villa unique
The villa is within walking distance of grocery shopping and a couple of simple restaurants, and ideally located to visit Avignon and Provence, while enjoying the full quietness of the green neighborhood. Its panoramic views over the Rhone Valley, the Pope's palace and the mountains of the Luberon make it a unique experience which can't be easily found elsewhere.
Pool / Spa
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 11:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Excellent Property, Great location.
The view and facilities at the villa are great. The shops in walking distance are ideal. For normal town and searching out history, Avignon is 10 minutes in the car from villa to car parking! Top location and a very enjoyable stay.
Great pool, great view, great location
We had a wonderful week in this property on the hills above Villeneuve-les-avignon. It was kept very clean for our arrival. The villa is very well equipped when it comes to cooking too. We had nice barbecues outside (you can see fort Saint-Jean and the palais des Papes from there. The location is great in a quiet neighbourhood, within walking distance of the bakery and supermarket. The location is central and it's a quick drive to the major attractions around Avignon, Chateauneuf-du-pape, les dentelles de Montmirail, etc. I would highly recommend this property.
Comfortable, modern, clean, tidy, perfect, a must stay
From the moment we stepped into the property we knew this was going to be a great place to stay. We were met by the house keeper who was very friendly and helpful.
The house had plenty of space for 5 adults and three children. The bathrooms were modern and the kitchen as spacious with modern appliances.
The view over Avignon from the lounge and outside area made staying here very special.
We had a slight problem(our fault) with the tv which the owner was only too happy to help.
The surrounding houses were lovely, a very quiet and clean gated neighbourhood.
We all really enjoyed the pool.
The supermarket was a short walk and an even shorter drive from the house, really convenient.
We all really enjoyed our stay here and wouldn't hesitate to stay there again if we returned to Avignon.
Beautiful, spacious, quiet and well-equipped
A beautiful and very well equipped home. Extremely clean. The views are as beautiful as shown in the photos here. Very clear communication with the owners before arriving. We had absolutely no complaints!
It was a real pleasure to welcome Shannon and her family! They took great care of our property and were easy to communicate with. They have announced they would like to come again next year and we look forward to welcoming them again!
Good location, great facilities and foodstores nearby
Avignon is an impressive town and the villa lies on its outskirts. Placed amidst private houses within a locked off street gives you a good feeling. There is a supermarket and a bakery within walking distance, yet far enough not to disturb. There is an open landscape with lavender on the poolside. Excellnet for families.
Greg and Laura's Avignon villa is a beautiful and relaxing vacation home. We were a group of 7 people and the villa provided us with a lot of space and privacy.
The villa is convenient to amenities; a five minute walk to a large supermarket, (Carrefour), gas station, great bakery and Cafe.
The town of Villeneuve les Avignon (at the bottom of the hill) has so many restaurants! We particularly enjoyed L'Aubergine for both lunch and afternoon drinks.
The villas' view over the Rhone River towards Avignon is unsurpassed. Our poolside morning coffee and evening glass of wine, was so pleasurable because of this view, the scent of lavender and the peacefulness of the area.
The villa itself has all the amenities that one would need, and were most appreciated. (Washer/dryer, reliable internet) My only minor suggestion would be that the "house supplies" (toilet paper, dish soap and laundry detergent) be scaled to length of visit and number of guests. I don't mind buying these items, but I'd much rather buy more red wine!
I wholeheartedly recommend this villa to anyone who wants to explore this part of Provence. Our group had rented two cars, and over our two week visit, made many day trips to surrounding cities/villages/sites.
All in all, we had a lovely visit and would not hesitate to return!
It was a real pleasure to welcome this Sarah and her friends in May. We were very glad they thoroughly enjoyed their stay and were able to enjoy our villa's many amenities, including lavender garden, its spectacular views and the pool! We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming them again!
Greg and Laura
Special interest holidays:
The Festival d'Avignon, a world-renown dynamic and diverse Arts and Theater festival, boasts hundreds of productions and many more fringes in the stunning mediaval city during the month of July.
Carry le Rouet, Cassis and Saintes Maries de la Mer are all within 100km, with mostly motorway access.
Avignon airport (flights from London, Birmingham, Exeter and Southampton) is 25 min away. Marseille and Montpellier 1 hour. Nice and Lyon 2/3 hours. A car is highly recommended due to the large number of sites to visit in the area.
Villeneuve-les-Avignon town center is 5 min away. Avignon is 8 min drive. Nimes and Isle-sur-la-Sorgue are 30 min. Aix-en-Provence is 50 min.
Of all the regions of France, Provence is one of the most irresistible, renown for its mild winters and long summer days.
Whether you are interested in wine (Chateauneuf du Pape, Gigondas and Cotes du Rhone), history (Avignon, Orange, Pont du Gard), natural history (Luberon National Park with its famous villages, Mont Ventoux, Camargue), art (Cezanne orginally comes from Aix en Provence, Van Gogh is associated with Arles), sport (something for everyone, including the internationally renowned ascent of the Mont Ventoux on your bike!) or food, there is something for everyone.
Many places have cultural festivals including Opera in Aix en Provence and Orange, theatre in Avignon and Jazz/piano in La Roque d'Antheron during the summer months.
Villeneuve-les-Avignon is a lovely Provencal village where you can buy your baguette and croissants at one of the two local boulangeries, meat and staples at the small supermarket, mouth watering cakes and chocolates at the patisserie, and delicious fruit and vegetables from the farmers market held on Thursday mornings. Avignon and Villeneuve have many authentic restaurants and cafes. L'Isle sur la Sorgue, Le Pont-du-Gard, St-Remy de Provence, les Baux-de-Provence and Nimes with their antiques market, restaurants, watermills are all about 40 min away.
Rates & Availability
Additional information about rental rates
Booking Notes: 50% of total rental amount payable on reservation to confirm the dates. Balance of payment is due 8 weeks before start of holiday. A security (for breakage) deposit of 1500 euros is due at check-in unless pre-paid at booking time as part of the website procedure. It will be refunded on return of the keys subject to no damage to the property, the fixtures or fittings. If convenient, the deposit can be held in GBP or USD. If you wish to move your booking dates, please let contact us to discuss rules and possibilities. Changeover Day: Changeover day is Saturday. Flexible outside of summer months. The house is available from 5pm on arrival; we would ask you to leave by 10am on the day of departure.