Accommodation (approx. 1,200 sq. ft.)
• Open-plan main room with sitting area, dining area and kitchen
• 3 bedrooms (1 with twins convertible to king, 2 queens)
• 3 bathrooms (1 tub with hand-held shower, 2 tub-showers), 3 WCs
• Dishwasher/Washing machine
• Television (French channels only)/VCR/CD player/High-speed internet access
• Swimming pool (15′ x 30′) open from June through September
• Garden furniture/Barbecue
• Central heating
• Telephone for incoming and local calls
• Sheets and towels included
• Security deposit – $800
• Final cleaning fee paid on site – 100 euros, waived when kitchen is left clean and house is in good order
Location: near Buoux, 7 kms from Bonnieux, 7 kms from Apt, 50 kms east of Avignon
Located in the Provençal countryside, this old stone property is set in 180-acre grounds with stunning views of the Luberon mountains and valleys. Buoux is the closest village where you’ll find a couple of local restaurants. Nearby are the scenic perched villages of Bonnieux and Saignon as well as the bustling market town of Apt. L’Isle-sur-la-Sorgue, celebrated for its antique dealers and Sunday open-air market, Avignon, Aix-en-Provence, St-Rémy and all the renowned sights of Provence are within easy driving distance.
The spacious grounds surrounding the house include a natural garden with lawns, a variety of trees and landscaped beds with flowering shrubs and native plants. Set below the house is a swimming pool with stone surround and plenty of lounging furniture. Adjacent to the house is a large terrace with outdoor dining furniture. Whether you’re relaxing at the pool or enjoying leisurely al fresco meals, you’ll take full advantage of the exceptional country views.
Inside, the house has retained centuries-old architectural features including heavy wood beamed ceilings and exposed stone walls. Casual and comfortable, the décor includes a combination of contemporary furnishings, lovely antique tables and chests along with modern conveniences such as high-speed internet access.
The traditional farmhouse floor plan features an open living space with sitting and dining areas alongside the kitchen. The kitchen is well equipped and includes stone counters and all appliances. Dominating the room is a graceful stone archway, below which is the original bread oven. In the center of the kitchen is the dining area with old country table, long benches and an antique china chest. Adjacent is the corner sitting area with two comfortable loveseats and two cane chairs grouped around a white coffee table.
There are a total of 3 bedrooms, each with ensuite bathroom. The bedrooms are attractively decorated with antique tables, chests, lamps, curtains, pretty bedcovers and lovely linens. The bathrooms feature quality fixtures and tiled showers or tubs. Two of the bedrooms – one with twins convertible to king and one with a queen bed – are upstairs, accessed by an exterior staircase near the front door. On the ground floor is another bedroom with queen bed and a bathroom with bathtub, double sinks and toilet facilities ensuite.
A home with great Provençal character in a picturesque country setting.
Note: Two-week minimum stay required in high season. Just a short walk away (10 minutes) and within the same 180-acre property is another stone house Luberon vue (AH111) for 8-10 people, . The two properties can be combined to accommodate larger groups of 14/16 people.
Please note that a minimum stay will apply for some properties