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Guests can access the very center city of Aix en Provence, Cours Mirabeau, stores and supermarkets within a 5-minute drive.
This property was designed with comfort and ease in mind - intended for guests to enjoy a most relaxed holiday in cohesion with the nature of Provence.
From the beautiful lawns encompassing the property, you will find stairs leading to the large infinity pool where our guests spend most of their time during the summer weeks. Enjoy the summer kitchen, large sitting areas, and fabulous sound system here. Situated adjacent to the pool area, guests can enjoy both a private tennis and volleyball court. For guests with little ones, a shaded play space adds hours of fun as well.
Interior spaces are modern, with clean lines and gorgeous light. The living / sitting area and kitchen provide grand open spaces communicating perfectly with the outdoor terraces.
The villa was created to be child-friendly, and is therefore very nice for a variety of group dynamics - from families, to couples, or single friends seeking a relaxed holiday together.
Please note that a very kind and discreet couple maintains care of the property, vegetable garden, and security. They live in a separate house, 100m from the villa.
6 bedroom/ 5 bathrooms sleeps 12
Ground Floor (RDC) Bedrooms/ Bathroom Layout
Second Story (1er étage) Bedrooms/ Bathroom Layout
Studio, adjacent, with separate entrance:
Dimensions/ Depth: 12m x 6m
Security (Fence, Alarm): Alarm, no fence
Salt water System: No
Note: Beautiful Mirror Pool, adjacent to gym, terraces, tennis and volleyball courts.
End of stay cleaning included as well as daily cleaning (2 hours) from Monday to Friday. Linens changed weekly unless agreed otherwise. Maids not responsible for washing guest dishes/ pots/ pans or personal laundry.
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|Closest Village||Aix en Provence||3 KM||1.86 mi||Map||Village Info|
|Nearby Village||Lourmarin||25 KM||15.5 mi||Map||Village Info|
|Nearby Village||Cassis||40 KM||24.8 mi||Map||Village Info|
|Nearby Village||Avignon||50 KM||31 mi||Map||Village Info|
Protected by the Montagne Ste Victoire which rises to 1,011m. Aix is surrounded by a countryside full of authentic Provencal houses and traditional French style gardens. The name Aix comes from the source discovered when the city was founded in 123 BC by the Romans.
Aix was the capital of Provence in the 15th century, Wealthy merchants and local dignitaries helped turn this city into the Florence of Provence as we know it today.
One can find all the beauty of the noble Provence of the17th and 18th centuries: handsome houses of the upper class, private mansions, city squeres bursting with flowers, ancient fountains and shaded narrow streets.
Aix was the inspiration to many of the greatest writers and painters : Guigou, Stendhal, Mistral, Zola, and Cézanne, There is even a special Cezanne tour which one can follow through the streets of Aix stopping at points marked with a C.
As a city of art and culture Aix possesses a wealth of superbe architecture that has been carefully preserved and restored. Walking through the Cours Mirabeau and the Rue Gaston de Saporta one can admire the private mansions with their sculptured doors and windows and the intricate iron work on the balconies. Discerning shoppers choose the elegant boutiques in the quartier Mazarin.
Each summer the International Festival of Lyric Arts and Music unites acclaimed prima donnas and maestros in a fabulous selection of singing and music. The Dance Festival is also world reputed.
The easiest way to get to Inland Provence from the US is to fly to Marseilles International Airport (MRS). If you would like to see Paris, fly to Charles de Gaulle Airport then connect directly to the TGV(high speed train) from CDG TGV2 to Avignon TGV(3 hours direct) and rent a car. You would plan to see Paris on the way back, taking the TGV from Avignon TGV to Gare de Lyon, getting a cab to your hotel in the city.
Music festival of Aix en Provence, Route des vins, Cafés and Restaurants...
Daily outdoor market in the morning in Aix en Provence.
All kinds of shops and markets are available within 3km by car.
Only Provence co-founder Lydia Dean writes about their experiences raising a family, building a business in Provence, and later combining the love of travel with giving back in "Jumping the Picket Fence”. In 2021, she published “Light Through the Cracks,” a continuation of her journey, much of which has been based in Provence. Both books are available Amazon, Amazon.uk, and Amazon.Fr.