Marie Françoise

Europe / France / Provence

Villa Marie-Françoise offers a great view of the Luberon, located near one of the most beautiful villages of France, Gordes.

up to 3
Bedrooms
up to 6
Guests
2
Bathrooms
7
Min. Nights

Overview

The villa is in a quite location accommodating six guests and is partially air conditoned with three bedrooms, two bathrooms and a swimming pool.

This charming typically Provencal villa has an open view of the Luberon hills and it is a tastefully restored, ancient, rustic dry stone house with a 200 square meter living area set over one acre of partially wooded land and lawns.

A large living room with a beautiful view of the Luberon hills has a fireplace and an access to the sunny terrace. There is also a TV, a DVD player, CD Player, stereo, sound system, fireplace and air conditioning. There are many comfortable sofas and coffee tables. A large dining table for up to eight guests opens to the living room. The fully equipped kitchen includes a refrigerator, freezer, ice maker, dishwasher, oven, cooker, microwave, wine cellar, food processor, mixer, toaster, Nespresso machine, juicier mixer, coffee machine, small TV. There is laundry with a washing machine and ironing appliances.

On the garden level there are three bedrooms with two bathrooms. All bedrooms have an exit to the terrace.

There is a large sun terrace with a summer kitchen with a large table for 12 guests, equipped with an oven, a fridge, coffee machine, a bar, a dishwasher, BBQ, shower and WC. It overlooks the beautiful swimming pool. Around the pool are nine sun beds and umbrellas.

Villa Marie-Francoise is surrounded by some of the most stunning villages in the Luberon such as Gordes, Cabrières d'Avignon only three kilometers from the villa where there is a good restaurant, the bistro famously mentioned by author Peter Mayle, including a bakery, a butcher and a grocery store with excellent cheese. A further choice of good restaurants lie within about five kilometers of the house. There is an excellent farmers' market selling fruit, vegetables, flowers and wine in Coustellet on Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings.

The enchanting nearby villages of Gordes, one of the most beautiful villages in the South of France, is on your doorstep and is well worth a visit. Its century old cobbled streets, tall stone houses built against the rock and the imposing castle are the unique setting for many art exhibitions and musical festivals taking place during the summer season

Other villages such as Menerbes, Fontaines de Vaucluse are an absolute must to visit as well if you are seeking to experience the essence of Provence. And don't miss the pretty village of L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, with its canals, narrow streets and antiques market. For a change of pace, the wonderfully vibrant and historic town of Avignon, with its magnificent Palais du Papes, is one of the architectural wonders of Franc is just 35 kilometres away and would make an ideal day trip.


Features

3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms

Sleeps 6 Guests

Dishwasher

Microwave

Oven

Satellite TV

DVD player

Stereo

Hair Dryer

CD Player

Garage

Washing machine

Toiletries

Freezer

Iron

Ping pong table

Food processor

Nespresso Machine

Summer kitchen

Petanque court

Wine Cellar

Cooker

Partial air conditioning (only in the bedrooms)


Details

Bedroom Details

Bedroom 1: King size bed (180 cm), A/C, library, TV, with en-suite bathroom composed of a shower, a large basin, a dressing and separate WC. Exit to the balcony with a great view.
Bedroom 2: Queen size bed, (160 cm) exit to the terrace, sharing bathroom with bedroom 3.
Bedroom 3: 2 Single beds (90 cm x 2 - could be converted into king size bed)
Bedroom 2 and 3 share a bathroom with bath, basin. Separate WC

Pool Details

Swimming pool (9 x 5 m, depth 0.80-2 m)
Pool alarm

Staff and Services

Cleaning: 18 hours per week (3 hours in the afternoon from Monday to Saturday)
Final cleaning
Household and bed linen provided and changed for a two week rental
Toiletries
Local Taxes
Welcome basket (a bottle of Rosé, flowers local products like tapenades)
Garden and pool maintenance

Staff and Services (at additional cost)

Additional housekeeping

Location Details

Cabrières d'Avignon 3 km
Nearest shops/ Supermarket Coustellet 4 km
Gordes 5 km
Cavaillon16 km
Apt 19 km
Avignon 35 km
Aix en Provence 69 km
Marseilles airport 70 km
Golf 14 km
Tennis 2 km

Villa Notes

Maximum 2 children
Sorry, no pets
A pack n play is available on request

Rates

Travel Dates Bedrooms Min. Night Stay Nightly Rates
January 04, 2022 - February 12, 2022
3 7 $ 560 *
February 12, 2022 - February 19, 2022
3 7 $ 556 *
February 19, 2022 - April 23, 2022
3 7 $ 560 *
April 23, 2022 - May 28, 2022
3 7 $ 771 *
May 28, 2022 - June 25, 2022
3 7 $ 893 *
June 25, 2022 - August 27, 2022
3 7 $ 1073 *
August 27, 2022 - October 01, 2022
3 7 $ 893 *
October 01, 2022 - December 17, 2022
3 7 $ 560 *
December 17, 2022 - December 31, 2022
Christmas/ New Year's
3 7 $ 893 *
USD rates above based on approximate currency conversion. Holiday dates may not be listed in rate chart. Rates are subject to change without notice. Please confirm rate, holiday dates, and currency with your vacation specialist at time of booking.

Tax Service Charge Details *

Electric Heating during the winter is an additional cost

Security Deposit Details

€1,000 pre-collected

Minimum Stay Details

Minimum stay 7 nights, Saturday to Saturday rentals from June to September.  During the other months, it’s flexible minimum 4 nights on request.  Minimum night stay may vary by villa. Please contact a villa specialist to confirm.


Exclusive Offers

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Location

Villa information may change without notice and should be confirmed with our vacation specialist.