Villa 83

  • Location Le Thor, France
  • Sleeps 13
  • Bedrooms 6
  • Baths 6

This authentic Provencal farm house was decorated with comfort and sophistication in mind. Lovely linens and fabrics, and very tasteful decoration and furnishings give La Laurière a calm, welcoming feeling. It is situated between the cities of Avignon, the City of the Popes, and Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, famous for it's antique dealers.

Mas de la Lauriere is a retreat in the quiet Provencal countryside offering a quiet, luxurious environment in which to relax whether in the living area, dining outdoors, or relaxing by the pool. The renovation and decoration are impeccable and offer an air of sophistication while maintaining elements reflective of the region. Beautiful materials and objects make the finishing touches just right. Air-conditioning was added to all 6 bedrooms in 2016. The ground floor remains cool with thick stone walls to help insulate in full.

Enjoy multiple exterior garden spaces throughout the day - Be it morning coffee or evening cocktails under the pergola to the east, dinners together under covered dining table to the west with outdoor kitchen, or simply relaxing by the pool; this property offers ample areas for lounging and truly taking time to relax on holiday.

Please note, Mas de la Lauriere can sleep up to 12 adults, or 13 guests in total with children (note, sofa bed in room #3 offers sleeping for 13th guest).


6 bedroom/ 6 bathrooms sleeps 13

Second Story (1er étage) Bedrooms/ Bathroom Layout

  • Bedroom 1 - Master bedroom, Queen size bed with sitting area - Terrace - with en-suite bathroom (Bathtub, Italian Shower, 2 sinks, WC). AC.
  • Bedroom 2 - Queen size bed with en-suite bathroom (Italian Shower, 2 sinks, WC). AC.
  • Bedroom 3 - King bed (or two single beds) plus small sofa bed with en-suite bathroom (Italian Shower, 2 sinks, WC). AC.
  • Bedroom 4 - Queen size bed with en-suite bathroom (Bathtub, Italian Shower, sink, WC). AC.

Third Story (2e étage) Bedrooms/ Bathroom Layout

  • Bedroom 5 - Queen size bed with en-suite bathroom (Italian Shower, 2 sinks). Separate WC next door. AC.
  • Bedroom 6 - Queen size bed with en-suite bathroom (Italian Shower, 2 sinks, WC). AC.


  • Air-conditioning in all 6 bedrooms
  • Broadband WiFi Internet
  • Satellite TV with English News Channels - Canal Satellite
  • Cd player/ stereo / 3 Bose systems
  • iPod Dock (speaker base)
  • Fans can be provided
  • Professionally Equipped Kitchen
  • Gaggenau brand Appliances:
  • -Stove with oven
  • -Steam oven
  • -Microwave
  • -Wall-mounted Coffee Machine
  • Nespresso machine
  • 2 Dishwashers
  • Washing Machine
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Iron and Ironing Board
  • Hair dryers in each bathroom
  • Indoor Dining for 13 people
  • Outdoor Dining for 13 people
  • Wood Burning Fireplace
  • 2 Baby Cribs
  • 2 High Chairs
  • All linens provided
  • Pool towels


  • Sun Loungers
  • Parasols
  • Pool House
  • Outdoor Terrace/ Balcony/ deck
  • Outdoor Dining for 13 People
  • Covered pergola with sofas and table
  • Summer Kitchen - fridge
  • Weber gas BBQ
  • Shaded and Grassy areas
  • Ping Pong
  • 5 bicycles
  • Private Parking
  • View on the beautiful garden

Pool Information

Dimensions/ Depth: 12m x 6m

Security (Fence, Alarm): Electric security cover

Salt water System: No

Heated?: Yes, upon request

Note: The lovely swimming pool (6 m x 12 m, 19.5' X 29') will be heated in May, June, September, October as needed at no additional cost.

Maid Service

2 cleaning hours Monday through Friday, and final cleaning included.

150 Euros per week supplement to heat the house in the cooler months. Linens changed weekly unless agreed otherwise. Maids not responsible for washing guest dishes/ pots/ pans or personal laundry.

Note: Maps show approximate location

Nearest Villages

Closest Village Le Thor 5 KM 3.1 mi Map
Nearby Village L'Isle sur la Sorgue 10 KM 6.2 mi Map
Nearby Village Gordes 25 KM 15.5 mi Map
Nearby Village Fontaine de Vaucluse 15 KM 9.3 mi Map



This exclusive property is located near l'Isle sur la Sorgue - a must-see destination in Provence. Enjoy the boutiques and restaurants as you walk along the canals and the narrow ancient streets. Antique lovers and art collectors enjoy the nearly 300 permanent antique dealers and second hand shops here.

The private sanctuary of the property is located just minutes away, with 380 m2 of renovated and tastefully decorated living space with 100m 2 of dependences. This turnkey property produces income through vacation rentals and can be purchased furnished at additional cost.

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
Fontaine de Vaucluse

Restaurants and Luberon villages

Local Markets
Sunday: L'Isle sur la Sorgue

Monday: Goult

Tues: Apt

Wednesday: Merindol

Thursday: Rousillion, Les Beaumettes

Friday: Bonnieux/Lourmarin Saturday: Menèrbes

Local Restaurants
Fontaine de Vaucluse
Le Thor
L'Isle sur la Sorgue

Within Walking distance
Walks through the Countryside

Local shops and stores are only 5 minutes' drive