Grande Bastide

Europe / France / Provence

At a glance, a long, broad and winding alley of plane trees lead us to this sumptuous family property tastefully renovated and decorated in refined style.

up to 11
Bedrooms
up to 16
Guests
11
Bathrooms
5
Min. Nights

Overview

The property is very private, surrounded by fields and accessed via a long attractive tree lined driveway. To the front of the house there is a large garden and a very spacious terrace with seating and dining areas. To one side of the house, just off the kitchen, there is a pergola covered dining area. To the other side of the house there is a swimming pool 17mx 7m with a large fully equipped summer kitchen: barbecue, pizza oven, kitchenette with dishwasher, fridge, oven, a small room can accommodate the staff with 2 single beds, bathroom with shower and toilets, covered dining and seating area. Dining table for 15/20 people.

There is an also sufficient parking space for a number of cars to the rear of the property. At the west side, the caretaker's house (with no view unto the Bastide) Kitchen garden and orchards. Petanque boules field.

The entrance to the house is quite spectacular, with a huge double-volume hallway with a stone "grand" staircase leading up to a gallery and the first & second floor bedrooms. The ground floor reception rooms are particularly light and spacious, and luxuriously decorated and furnished. The Terra cotta floor tiles blend harmoniously with the attractive pastel wall coloring and the Provencal furnishings in the rooms. Throughout there is a sense of understated style and elegance. There is Internet access, stereo and DVD player.

Ground Floor

Magnificent eye catching entrance hall from which there is access to all the ground floor rooms including French Billiard room, guest cloakroom, large main living room- 150m2- with big fireplace and vaulted ceilings,1/4 grand piano, bridge tables, books, sofas. Dining room with open fireplace and a TV room (satellite) and secondary living room with open fireplace. Study with computer at the guest's disposal.

Extremely light and spacious kitchen with breakfast table, large French range cooker, American fridge/freezer with ice/water dispenser, microwave, Nespresso maker, Magimix blenders, small fireplace dishwasher, and opening to side terrace with a plancha grill. Cool room for food / drink storage. The main living room, TV room, study and kitchen have outdoor access. There is a separate laundry room below stairs.

First Floor

There are 5 double bedrooms on the first floor, 4 to the south side of the 'bastide' and one to the west. The south side bedrooms include: the master bedroom with a pretty study, and en-suite bathroom (with bathtub, separate shower room, and separate WC); two double / twin bedrooms, both with separate full bathrooms but one with separate WC; and a double bedroom with full en-suite bathroom. The first floor last bedroom (to the west) is a double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with WC downstairs.

Second Floor

This floor is more suitable for children and nannies with its attic dormitory / playroom for children with A/C unit, a sitting area and bathroom; two double bedrooms (one with double bed, the other with twin beds) sharing a bathroom; and separate WC.


Amenities

11 Bedrooms, 11 Bathrooms

Sleeps 16 Guests

Cook or chef (on request and in advance) (Additional Costs)
Dryer
Washing machine
Dishwasher
Fridge
Oven
Nespresso Maker
Ice maker
Microwave
Breakfasts (Additional Costs)
Piano
Baby Bed
High chair
Baby equipment with a cot
Welcome basket
Caretakers on site
Safe
Satellite TV
DVD
Stereo music player
Cleaning service: 4 hours per day from Monday to Saturday
Final cleaning
Household and bed linen changed twice per week (Wednesday & Saturday)
Extra cleaning hours can be arranged on request, even on Sunday; to be paid on the spot (Additional Costs)
(€100 per week)

Details

Bedroom Details

Bedroom 1 (First Floor South): Master bedroom with king size bed (180 cm) made up of two single beds (90 cm), pretty study, TV, en-suite bathroom with double washbasins and Jacuzzi-like bathtub, separate shower room, and separate toilet with WC and bidet
Bedroom 2 (First Floor South): King size bed (180 cm) or two single beds (90 cm), TV, and separate bathroom with bathtub, washbasin, and WC
Bedroom 3 (First Floor South): Queen size bed (160 cm), TV, and en-suite bathroom with bathtub, washbasin, and WC
Bedroom 4 (First Floor South): King size bed (180 cm) or two single beds (90 cm), TV, and separate bathroom with bathtub, double washbasins, and separate WC
Bedroom 5 (First Floor West): Queen size bed (160 cm), and en-suite bathroom downstairs with bathtub, washbasin, and WC
Bedroom 6 (Second Floor East - For Children and Nannies): Children's dormitory with 4 single beds (90 cm), A/C unit, sitting area /playroom with TV, and bathroom with shower, basin, and separate WC
Bedroom 7 (Second Floor East - For Children and Nannies): Queen size bed (160 cm), fan, TV, and separate bathroom with bathtub and double washbasins
Bedroom 8 (Second Floor East - For Children and Nannies): Two single beds (90 cm)
Bedroom 9 (First Floor North - Staff Accommodations): Double bed, TV, and en-suite shower room with shower and basin
Bedroom 10 (First Floor North - Staff Accommodations): Dormitory with 3 single beds (90 cm), and separate bathroom with bathtub, basin, and WC
Bedroom 11 (First Floor North - Staff Accommodations)- Two single beds (90 cm), en-suite shower room (with shower and basin), and separate WC

Pool Details

Swimming pool: 17m x 7m

Staff and Services

Cleaning service: 4 hours per day from Monday to Saturday
Final cleaning
Household and bed linen changed twice per week (Wednesday & Saturday)
Welcome basket
Caretakers on site

Staff and Services (at additional cost)

Extra cleaning hours can be arranged on request, even on Sunday; to be paid on the spot
Cook or chef (on request and in advance)
Breakfasts

Location Details

Located at the South of Saint-Rémy-de-Provence, between Arles and Salon-de-Provence, between the 'Alpilles' and Camargue, this stunning and very large villa is located in the countryside, within walking distance of a small hamlet where are a baker, news papers and tennis courts, at the heart of historical Provence, close to Fontvieille, Arles and Maussane-les-Alpilles.
Just 5 km away Raphèle-lès-Arles has a wider range of facilities, including a supermarket.
Golf courses at Mouriès (16 km).
Raphèle-lès-Arles, 5 km; Saint-Martin-de-Crau with many shops and supermarkets, 8 km; Fontvieille, 9 km; Arles, 10 km; Maussane-les Alpilles, 11 km.
Avignon TGV train station: 45 minutes by car
Marseilles International Airport: 45 minutes by car

Villa Notes

Please note: Maximum occupancy is 10 guests + some children and staff for 16 people maximum
All linen provided for beds pool and tables
Caretakers on site, with a dog
Pets allowed (€100 per week)

Rates

Travel Dates Bedrooms Min. Night Stay Nightly Rates
September 02, 2017 - February 26, 2022
11 5 $ 3287 *
February 26, 2022 - February 25, 2023
11 5 $ 3287 *
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 Villa Specialist at time of booking.

Tax Service Charge Details *

Please be advised a security deposit will be collected at time of booking and returned after travel. The prices above are communicated per night according to the number of nights minimum. For shorter or longer stays, ask for a quotation. This can be more or less expensive than the expected prorated amount.

Security Deposit Details

€10,000 Pre-collected

Minimum Stay Details

1 Week


Exclusive Offers

At Villas of Distinction, we’re grateful for each and every one of our guests, and we’re committed to providing an incomparable escape from start to finish. So, this holiday season, we’re celebrating you with two ways to get more for your getaway. New 2022 reservations made now through December 5th, will receive their choice of up to a $2,000 Villas of Distinction Visa® Prepaid Card or up to $2,000 Destination Dollars - on us!

Once your dream villa vacation is booked, your included personal concierge will coordinate and schedule any element of your villa vacation – taking the guesswork out of your getaway like never before. Here's how you earn:

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$5,000 – $15,000

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$50,001 – $75,000

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$75,001 – $100,000

$1,000

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Offer valid for new bookings made between 11/22/21 – 12/5/21 travel from 1/9/22 – 12/31/22. Amount is based on the base villa cost only. Minimum booking value applies. Villas of Distinction Visa® Prepaid Card is issued by MetaBank®, N.A., Member FDIC, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. No cash access or recurring payments. Can be used everywhere Visa debit cards are accepted. Card valid for up to 12 months; unused funds will forfeit after the valid thru date. Card terms and conditions apply. Offer is valid for travel advisors clients. The Villas of Distinction Prepaid Card will be mailed directly to the travel advisors client. Client mailing address must be provided. Destination Dollars are valid for select pre-paid services only. Services offered are subject to availability. The value of any unused credit is non-refundable. Credit cannot be applied towards booking value. May not be combinable with other offers. All offers are subject to availability and may not apply to all villas or travel dates. Other restrictions may apply; please call for full details.

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Location

Villa information may change without notice and should be confirmed with our villa rental specialists.