check navigate-up navigate-left navigate-right expand mail svg-lightning svg-24hr svg-house svg-sleeps svg-bedrooms svg-bathrooms svg-stay svg-toilet calendar svg-report-flag

Charming Old Farmhouse, Beautifully Restored With Private Pool & Lovely Views

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Half Baths1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
farmhouse
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Half Baths
1
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Lorgues Farmhouse Rental Photos and Description

3 Bedroom Farmhouse in Lorgues,Cote DAzur, France - Tranquil Location, Peaceful Hamlet Surrounded by Forests,Vineyards and Olive Trees

A charming old farmhouse, tastefully restored, extremely comfortable and fully equipped, this 3 bedroom detached holiday property is rich in character, with traditional tiled floors, beams and many original features. The property is set in an acre of terraced, natural gardens, has a beautiful swimming pool, illuminated at night and to the side is a large terrace with fantastic open views across the valley, perfect for alfresco dining and star gazing. The house is on the outskirts of the historical town of Lorgues steeped in history and with numerous restaurants, cafes, vineyards and markets.

Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
David Smith
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
December 6, 2016
Call Owner

About David Smith

The property is owned by David and Debra. We have spent many wonderful family holidays in Lorgues and decided to buy our own home there in 2007.

The house is 200 years old and when we bought it was in need of renovation but we saw that it had fantastic potential and have worked with local professionals to restore it, retaining its original charm and many of the original features.

We are sure that you will love the house and the surrounding area as much as we do. Please get in touch with us by email if you need any further information.

Regards David and Debbie

David Smith purchased this farmhouse in 2007

Guestbook comments from the owner

'Fantastic place, beautifully restored, great location and sun, sun, sun. Had a great week, would love to come back'.

'Fabulous house, surroundings, pool and everything else. A fantastic holiday thank you very much!'

'Thanks for a lovely peaceful stay in your beautifully renovated farmouse'.
Jan 2012
  • 1 of 1

Reviews

Exceptional! 5/5 -
(8 traveler reviews)

Charming Old Farmhouse, Beautifully Restored With Private Pool & Lovely Views
average rating of 5.0 based on 9 reviews
5

Summer 2016 Lorgues

  • 5 of 5

Wow! What a stunning find this was. The pictures do not do this beautiful villa justice. We have just returned from 2 of the most relaxing weeks. The villa is finished to the highest of standards, with plenty of furniture inside and out. The pool was a very welcome escape from the glorious sunshine. We loved Lorgues, the Tuesday market was excellent, the choice of restaurants wonderful and all good. We were lucky to be there in festival season so also benefited from live evening entertainment at the weekends as well as a night market. We visited Monte Carlo, Tourtour (the village in the sky), Aix en Provence, Grand Canyon Du Verdon as well as a couple of Vineyards....Chateau De Berne a must! A perfect family holiday destination for all. Thank you Debbie & David for sharing your home and making everything so easy.

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Norfolk
5

Fabulous property in a superb location!

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful 2 week holiday and the farmhouse was perfect. The house has been renovated in a real rustic French style to a very high standard which we loved. The views from the outdoor dining area are fabulous which we enjoyed every breakfast, lunch and evening. The pool was great and much needed to cool from the beautiful Provence weather, though there was excellent protection from the sun using the many sunbeds and parasols - just relax and read a book or listen to music whilst enjoying a beer!

Finally, the property is located perfectly for excursions to Nice, Cannes, St Tropez or the Provence National Park.

Would absolutely recommend if you want to simply relax or explore Provence.

Thanks Ian

  • Submitted: Aug 20, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Wonderful Week in Provence

  • 5 of 5

This is a really great property that has been tastefully renovated and updated by the current owners. My children are 8 and 4 so sightseeing is mostly a drag for them and so the property and especially the pool have got to be good as we will be spending a lot of time there. Both ticked all the boxes. We lazily whiled away the long, hot, Provence summer days by the side of the lovely pool. We lunched on the terrace with beautiful views over the valley and ate dinner in nearby restaurants. We didn't see any vineyards and only went to Lorgues for dinner. It was absolute bliss.

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
5

Beautifully Reatored Farmhouse

  • 5 of 5

This farmhouse has been beautifully renovated and very tastefully furnished by the owners, the photo album with the before and during renovation photos were very interesting. It has everything anyone requires for a relaxing holiday. Property description is spot on, lovely pool and plenty of outdoor furniture and places to sit and relax. Very clean and well maintained. We travelled as two couples and the bedroom / bathroom facilities and layout were ideal for us. All our dining was done al fresco on the large terrace. Apart from a couple of days we didn't leave the farmhouse and made good use of the pool which was a godsend as temperatures were in the mid thirties most days. The whole process from booking to our departure was handled in a very friendly and professional manner, excellent customer service. I would definitely recommend this property to others and would stay here again. Gorges du Verdon and lac de Sainte Croix are well worth a visit as well as Lorgues market on Tuesdays.

  • Submitted: Jul 7, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
0 0
Derbys
5

PERFECTION

  • 5 of 5

This villa ticks every box and then some. It's located in a lovely, peaceful spot with plenty of well laid out outdoor space to enjoy but only a short drive into town. It has been decorated and equipped to a very high standard throughout and we thoroughly enjoyed every minute of our stay. This one is a gem.

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
3 0
Sydney
5

Perfection

  • 5 of 5

What a wonderful old, yet beautifully renovated property to base yourself whilst visiting en Provence. I felt really quite privileged that the owners opened up their home to guests. It has all those homely luxuries, including little thoughtful gifts from the owners. Spotlessly clean, modern provincial decor/furnishing, very comfortable, everything you need. Some days we just 'stayed home' enjoying the pool, sunshine, garden and el fresco dining on the terrace.

A perfect base for visiting many of the small historic and beautiful villages/towns in the area. Lorgues itself has great dining, markets, bars, cafes, oh and not forgetting the artisan patisserie - way too many calories bought there! And only an hour to the coastal French Riviera. Perfect house, perfect location! Gets 7 stars for me - I will definately use this property for my next visit.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2014
  • Stayed: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Did you find this review helpful?
4 0

Map

Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

The beautiful Cote d’Azur with its spectacular coastline is less than an hour away, with St Raphael, St Maxime, Frejus and St Tropez all within easy reach.

Travel:

Nice Airport 70 mins. Toulon Airport 50 mins. Marseille Airport 80 mins. Train station (Les Arcs) 20 mins.

Car hire is recommended.

Distances:

Lorgues 4km (5 minutes drive).

Approximately 20 minute drive from the A8 autoroute.

Further Details:

The property is 4km from Lorgues a town steeped in history and with numerous restaurants, cafes, vineyards and a large outdoor market. Lorgues is nestled at the bottom of a valley, surrounded by hamlets and chapels and is famous for its fine wines and food. Only an hour from Nice airport, Lorgues is a great base from which to visit the beautiful countryside of Provence, its hill top villages and medieval towns (eg Tourtour, Flayosc, Entrecasteaux, Le Thoronet (and 12th century abbey), Cotignac, Carces) as well as the famous Gorges du Verdon and Lac de Sainte Croix.

Numerous sporting activities can be enjoyed locally – including canoeing, horse riding and mountain biking. There is also Aqualand in Frejus and St Maxime.

Rates & Availability

Lorgues Farmhouse Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
Convert Currency
Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Rate 1
Jul 1 2017 - Jul 21 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,698
 
 
Rate 2
Jul 22 2017 - Sep 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
$2,125
 
 
Rate 3
Sep 2 2017 - Sep 30 2017
7 night minimum stay
$1,509
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $377

Booking Notes:
30% non refundable deposit required at time of booking.
Balance 8 weeks prior to the start of the holiday. We also ask for a security deposit of £300 per week to cover damages and breakages. This is payable with the balance and is returned after your holiday and satisfactory return of the house.

Changeover Day:
Saturday.
4pm arrival and 10am departure. Changeover day may be negotiable for low season.

Cancellations:Should a cancellation be necessary by the client, then the 30% deposit will not be returned. Should a cancellation occur after the total balance has been paid, and if you confirm your cancellation to us in writing, we will seek to re-let the property. If successful, we will normally return the balance to you (excluding deposit), less an administration charge to cover re-advertising of £100. Should we be unable to re-let the property, then the full balance will be retained.

A full rental agreement is issued a the time of booking.

Prices are for the property per week in UK pounds.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
Enter dates for accurate pricing
Contact Me Send a Message
Available arrival
Available stay (no arrival)
Unavailable

Amenities

Lorgues Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Toilet 1 - toilet
    Shower room 2 - shower
    Bathroom 1 - combination tub/shower
    Shower room 1 - toilet , shower
  • Ensuite shower room with washbasin and wc Ensuite shower room with washbasin Ensuite bathroom with freestanding bath and washbasin House wc and washbasin
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Large spacious rooms with traditional shuttered windows and two with original roof beams Bedroom 1 - with double bed Bedroom 2 - with double bed Bedroom 3 - with double bed
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Television
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Lawn / Garden ...
Suitability:
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: The property has been beautifully renovated with quality fittings. We have retained many original features. It has gas central heating though the traditional wooden shutters keep the house cool in summer and warm in winter. A selection of games and books is available. We cannot accommodate pets. Outside: Terraced, natural gardens with olive and fig trees. A beautiful private swimming pool (9m x 5m), illuminated at night. To the side of the property is a large terrace with fantastic views across the valley, perfect for alfresco dining and star gazing. Full sized table tennis table Sun loungers and pool toys Garden furniture Hammock Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: The house towels, pool towels and bed linen are included. Cleaning service prior to and at end of let. Please note the property is accessed via a steep drive and has tiled floors and open staircases throughout and is therefore not suitable for young children or the infirm

Partner Offers