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Mas de la Fontanille

  • Location Gordes Villa - Luberon - Provence, France
  • Sleeps 9
  • Bedrooms 4
  • Baths 4

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If searching for a property with character and warmth, stunning views and gardens, and a central location in the Luberon, then Mas de la Fontanille is for you.

Nestled amongst the oak forests below the famous village of Gordes, this property sits peacefully awaiting its guests. Beautifully renovated interiors, full of both charm and unique character, welcome you to relax in comfort within the large living area and three spacious en-suite bedrooms of the main house.

A fourth bedroom - “Maison d’amis” - is set in the garden space near the pool, and is equipped with kitchenette and en-suite bathroom – Perfect for couples wishing to have a bit of privacy, or friends coming in for a visit.

Perhaps what makes this property especially exceptional is the large pool and terrace area, equipped with an outdoor summer kitchen and large dining space. One could spend days on end simply enjoying this space, in sun or shade, lounging on comfortable high-end outdoor furniture, and taking in the beautiful views of the Luberon countryside.

A full outdoor sound system, and complete privacy from neighbors, welcomes groups to truly unwind and enjoy their holiday.



4 bedroom/ 4 bathrooms sleeps 9

Ground Floor (RDC) Bedrooms/ Bathroom Layout

  • Bedroom 1 - King bed with en-suite bathroom in the bedroom (Tub, sink, WC). Dressing screen.
  • Bedroom 2 - King bed and one single bed (or 3 single beds) with en-suite bathroom (Large shower, sink, separate WC). A/C.

Second Story (1er étage) Bedrooms/ Bathroom Layout

  • Bedroom 3 - Master bedroom, King bed with en-suite bathroom (Tub, shower, 2 sinks, separate WC). A/C.
  • The office / library on the same level with a terrace can be fitted with one or two single beds for occasional guests. A/C.

Guest house

  • Air Conditioned.
  • Fully-equipped Kitchenette.
  • Bedroom 4 - King bed, or 2 single beds with en-suite bathroom (Tub, sink, WC).

Pool house

  • Bedroom in the pool house is great for teens or summer naps by the pool.


  • Air Conditioning in two bedrooms in main house, office/library and in the Guest house.
  • Broadband Internet / Wifi
  • Satellite TV with English News Channels
  • Cd player/ stereo
  • iPod Dock (speaker base)
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen including Dishwasher
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Hair dryers
  • Indoor Dining for 9 people
  • Outdoor Dining for 9 people
  • Wood Burning Fireplace
  • Extra beds in the library
  • English-speaking House Manager
  • Baby Crib/ Cot upon request
  • High Chair if requested
  • All linens provided
  • Pool towels


  • Sun Loungers
  • Parasols
  • Pool House with bedroom
  • Outdoor Terraces with views
  • Outdoor Dining for 9 People
  • Shower and toilets
  • Summer Kitchen equipped with cooker and fridge
  • Grill BBQ, Gas and Charcoal
  • Shaded and Grassy areas
  • Private Lavender field and Olive grove, fountain, spring, and chapel
  • Terrain de Boules
  • Ping Pong table
  • Garage
  • Private Parking
  • Beautiful Views

Pool Information

Dimensions/ Depth: 15m x 6m

Security (Fence, Alarm): Electric security cover

Salt water System: No

Heated?: Yes, upon request. Additional charges may apply.

Please note that pool heating is dependent on outdoor weather conditions and specific temperatures cannot be guaranteed

Note: Infinity pool with beautiful views.
The pool can be heated if necessary at an additional price. Please inquire.

Maid Service

End of stay cleaning as well as 5 intermediate cleaning lady hours are included. Linens changed weekly unless agreed otherwise. Maids not responsible for washing guest dishes/ pots/ pans or personal laundry.


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The Village

Nearest Villages

Closest Village Gordes 5 KM 3.1 mi Map Village Info
Nearby Village Goult 10 KM 6.2 mi Map Village Info
Nearby Village Ménerbes 10 KM 6.2 mi Map Village Info
Nearby Village Roussillon 10 KM 6.2 mi Map Village Info



Getting here:
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.

Things to do

Local Attractions
The Luberon villages and countryside, restaurants and cafés, route des vins, ...

Local Markets
Sunday: L'Isle sur la Sorgue, Coustellet

Monday: Goult

Tues: Gordes

Wednesday: Merindol

Thursday: Rousillion, Les Beaumettes

Friday: Bonnieux/Lourmarin

Saturday: Apt, Menerbes

Local Restaurants
Fontaine de Vaucluse
L'Isle sur la Sorgue

Within Walking distance
The small winding roads bordered with dry stone walls, and the beautiful provencal landscape.

A large store "Super U" has been built recently in Coustellet, at only 5 minutes' drive.


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Note: Maps show approximate location


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Terms and Conditions Overview

Arrival: Saturday (arrival date subject to availability)

Minimum Stay: 1 week - please inquire about exceptions outside the summer months.

Services Included: Final cleaning and any additional maid service listed on the web page

Making your reservation: These properties are reserved on a first-come, first-serve basis. However, before you reserve, you are required to review and sign a rental agreement for the villa (the “Rental Agreement”). We will send you the Rental Agreement by email. The Rental Agreement explains in detail all of terms and conditions regarding rental and use of the property in detail. We shall have no obligation to accept any reservations, unless the Rental Agreement is fully executed.

Payment: After you have signed the Rental Agreement and filled out the appropriate information, as approved by us, a nonrefundable payment of the one-half (50%) of the Rental Fee (which price is defined in your Rental Agreement) must be received by us within seven (7) days to confirm the reservation. The remaining one-half (50%) of the Rental Fee is due 60 days before the arrival date, and is also non-refundable. If reservations are made less than 60 days prior to the arrival date, then 100% of the Rental Fee must be paid upon the signing of the Rental Agreement. Please know that a failure to pay any portion of the Rental Fee as set forth above and in Rental Agreement can result in loss of the reservation of the villa and a termination of the Rental Agreement. We will confirm receipt of each payment and note any outstanding balance and due date(s).

Cancellation: We have a no refund cancellation policy, but usually succeed in rescheduling cancelled reservations to the Spring or Fall or re-booking the cancelled period to another group and refunding the party that cancelled. Failure to pay the final balance (which is due 60 days before arrival) or provide required information for the security deposit may be deemed a cancellation with no refund due. Clients are advised to consider Trip Cancellation Insurance with the carrier of their choice at the time of confirmation.

For more information about how you can reserve this villa for your vacation, please contact us:
+1 (404) 806-2278


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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,, and Amazon.Fr.