Maison Des Vignes & Cottages
Saze, Near Avignon, Languedoc-Roussillon, Provence
Description of Maison Des Vignes & Cottages'Maison des Vignes & Cottages' - unsurprisingly - sits alongside established vineyards.
This former 16C farmhouse with attached cottages has been renovated to a high standard and boasts a 10 x 5 shared salt-water swimming pool.
Cottage accommodation is laid out over two floors and has en-suite facilities together with luxury super-king size beds (that can be split to provide 2 single beds) suitable for a maximum of 2 people in each cottage.
The former farmhouse 'La Maison' is a large 2 or 3 bedroom house with 2 en-suite bathrooms, super-king size beds (that can be split to provide 2 single beds), large sofa bed in sitting room which can sleep 8 to 10.
Situated a mere 6km from the historic City of Avignon in Provence, the once Papal City, with its famous St Bénezet bridge.
The area is rich in history, tradition and natural beauty and is the perfect place for a break at any time of the year with the most amount of sunshine hours recorded in France.
Wine lovers will enjoy visiting the numerous caves and private cellars in this area, known as “The Wine Route of the Côtes du Rhône” (“La Route des Vins”): the villages of Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Vacqueyras, Gigondas, Beaumes de Venise, and Taval to mention just a few, are all only a short drive away.
For golfers, there are 4 courses within easy driving distance: The Grand Avignon in Vedène; Golf de Chateaublanc in Morière les Avignon; Golf du Moulin in Orange; and Provence Country Club in l'Isle sur la Sorgue.
Why not visit the wonderful festivals during the summer months: Festival d’Avignon, the Roman Amphitheatre in Orange, and the International Piano Festival at la Roque d'Anthéron.
Experience the ambience of Provence, not to mention its produce, at the famous markets at Uzès, Aix-en-Provence, and L'Isle sur la Sorgue with its plethora of antique shops (the 'antique capital' of Provence)!
There are numerous places to visit nearby: the Roman coliseum at Arles, the Pont du Gard, Chateau des Baux, and Sénanque Abbaye, not to mention the breathtaking hill top villages at Gordes, Séguret, and Suzette or climbing (or cycling) Mont Ventoux!
Features of Maison Des Vignes & Cottages
Local InformationCentre Commercial Leclerc is a huge hypermarket within a shopping mall is less than 2km away; local boulangerie and pâtisserie’ is 1km away.
Buses to the nearby villages of Rochetfort du Gard, Les Angles, Villeneuve-lès-Avignon and the City of Avignon are available a short walk away but these are not regular and a car is therefore essential.
Accessibility DetailsThe property is not suitable for wheelchair users.
There are no bars on the upper windows and we do not think the accommodation is not suitable for toddlers or very young children although older children and babies are welcome.
NotesBooking request are accepted by email. We will acknowledge receipt of the booking and send you our standard booking form for completion by email. The booking will then be reserved for one week. To confirm the booking please return the completed booking form and pay a deposit of 35% of the total rental amount. The balance of the rental and damage deposit must be received six (6) weeks prior to the start of the rental.
ChangeoverSaturday to Saturday is preferred, but other days considered - just ask!
Booking ConditionsA security/damage deposit of £250 required returnable within one month of departure date.
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Location details for Maison Des Vignes & Cottages
(All distances and times are approximations)
Getting HereTravel: EasyJet to Marseille - 50 minutes drive; Ryanair to Marseille - 50 minute drive or Nimes - 30 minute drive; Flybe to Avignon - 15 minute drive; Eurostar direct from St Pancras or Ashford International Avignon during the summer months or at all other times a combination of Eurostar and TGV.
Car Hire: Auto-Europe; Holiday Autos - this include 2nd driver free.
Driving: 33 minute Channel Tunnel crossing to Calais plus a 10 hour drive;