Europe / France / Provence
'Villa Bigau' located in a residential area less than 2 kilometers away from Saint Remy de Provence city center.
It is a comfortable and well decorated villa (130 square meters), all on one level with air-conditioning in its three double bedrooms, two bathrooms, swimming pool and a small enclosed (800 square meter) garden.
A small entrance hall leads to the central open plan living area and overlooks the pretty landscaped garden and fountain, and has been well decorated with many paintings and works of art. The house living space is organised around an open plan central living area made up of a sitting area, with a decorative fireplace, sofas and armchairs, satellite TV, and iPod docking station.
There is a fully equipped kitchen with an island, completely renovated with top-of-the-line appliances. Appliances include, six-burner gas stove and oven, small fridge in kitchen and full size in pantry, dishwasher, toaster, and coffee maker. The dining area seats up to 10 guests. It has direct access to the West Terrace.
In addition, there is a cellar / laundry room with washing machine, dryer, iron, large freezer and fridge. There are three good size air-conditioned bedrooms, within which two have a fireplace.
The master bedroom suite has a queen size canopy bed with en-suite bathroom with large shower, sinks and WC, built-in wardrobe. The second and third bedroom have a queen size bed, built-in wardrobe, and they share a large bathroom with bath, separate shower and WC.
The garden has been completely replanted and landscaped including: a large pergola area with table and chairs for shaded lunch and 'al fresco' dining with BBQ and a side terrace with table and chairs which is ideal for outdoor breakfast.
By the swimming pool (8 m x 3.5 m - secured by an alarm system) there is a nice pool beach with deck chairs to soak up the Provencal sun.
This region has plenty to offer, the lively village of St Rémy walking distance is a charming classical little town, capital of the Alpilles with all the amenities, boulangeries, little boutiques, quaint pavement cafes and excellent restaurants, its winding cobbled lanes you will discover the small squares, historic buildings, churches and museums and on Wednesday the colorful weekly market will offer the opportunity to discover local products and handicrafts which is a must to see.
A little further north of St Rémy is the magnificent walled city of Avignon, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which boasts the gothic “Palace of the Popes”, a wonder not to be missed. Awe-inspiring Roman buildings and ruins are scattered everywhere in this Ancient Roman Province, the impressive triple-tiered aqueduct of the Pont du Gard and the massive arena in Arles are certainly worth a visit. Further southwest, under an hour’s drive, is the Camargue National Park, a fascinating wetland known for its pink flamingos, fighting bulls and wild horses, and which offers opportunities
3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms
Sleeps 6 Guests
- Partial air conditioning in all the bedrooms
- Wireless internet
- Washing machine & dryer
- 2 Hair dryers are provided
- iPod Docking Station
- Satellite TV with English speaking channels (e.g. SKy TV)
Bedroom 1: Master bedroom with four-poster queen size bed (160 cm), A/C, fireplace, en-suite bathroom with shower, basin and WC
Bedroom 2: Queen size bed (160 cm), A/C, fireplace, sharing a bathroom (double washbasins, shower, bath, and WC) with bedroom 3
Bedroom 3: Queen size bed (160 cm), A/C, fireplace, sharing a bathroom (double washbasins, shower, bath, and WC) with bedroom 2
Swimming pool: 8 x 3.5 m, secured by a pool alarm system
Swimming pool is open from April 1st to November 30 (not heated)
Staff and Services
Garden and pool maintenance
Meet and greet English speaking
Staff and Services (at Additional Cost)
Chef at home
Housekeeping, available upon request
St Remy walking distance 2 kilometres to all shops, restaurants and cafes
Les Baux de Provence 10 km
Avignon 18 km, Arles 24 km
L'Isle sur la Sorgue 21 km
Pont du Gard 30 km
Nimes 45 km
Uzès 54 km
Aix en Provence 60 km
Marseille 80 km
Nearest airports Marseille Marignane 65 km (approx.1 hour)
Avignon TGV 15 km (30 minutes)
Nearest golf Servannes golf 17 km
Tennis in St Remy
Off-street parking for one car
Pets are allowed on request
Baby equipment is available at an additional cost
Check in time: 4pm to 6pm
Guests note: Late arrivals may incur an additional cost and some properties may not permit check-in after 8 PM. Please inquire.
Check out time: before 10am
Please note: Tourist taxes in France vary from €2.00 to €5.00 per person per day for adults and children 14 years and older. The taxes may be included in the rates, or they are collected upon arrival in Euro. Please confirm with your villa specialist if taxes will be required to be paid locally.
1 Week. Rental period from Saturday to Saturday. Minimum night stay may vary by villa. Please contact a villa specialist to confirm.
Villa information may change without notice and should be confirmed with our villa rental specialists.