Bedrooms 4, Sleeps 8, Ratings 1 10/10
|La Bastide de Moustalas||Self Catering||Sunday||5||10||3|
La Bastide de Moustalas is a charming 16th century property which is luxuriously renovated and elegantly furnished with all the modern confort. Just half a mile from the delightful medieval hilltop village of Saint-Restitut on the Vaucluse border, an area of vineyards, lavender fields, orchards, truffles and "herbes de Provence".
The Bastide is situated in a beautiful surroundings with a five acre garden of flowers, shrubs, an orchard and trees with several terraces for different occasions from breakfast to lunch and dinner.
The spacious and light living and dining area opens on to a pergola dining terrace overlooking the pool, which is set in a sunny position surrounded by lawns and flowering shrubs. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and surrounded by lawns shrubs, natural woodland and different playgrounds with petanque pitch, swimming pool, table tennis.
Carefully placed lighting creates a romantic outdoor setting for evening drinks while the roof terrace offers a magnificent panoramic views over the Moustalas forest and the surrounding hills. This is truly a wonderful place to unwind and enjoy Provence at is best.
A fully equipped kitchen breakfast room with fridge/freezer (an additional fridge/freezer is provided in the atelier), oven, hob, extractor fan, dish washer, toaster, coffee machine, food and fruit mixer.
Dining room for 10 people which open to a large terrace pergola for 10 people with fabulous views to the garden/park area.
There are various dining and eating areas with lovely views:
Dining room terrace, kitchen terrace, fish pond terrace, a sitting/eating area under the huge oak tree with beautiful views to the garden and the pool area.
A large outdoor (60m2) sitting room dinning room on the roof terrace with panoramic views overlooking the park/garden, the pool area and the Moustalas hills and forest.
All the above areas are illuminated by special lights in the evening, giving a charming and romantic setting in this beautiful part of Provence.
A large living room with a 16th century fireplace tastefully decorated with Provençale furniture and decoration for 10 people.
A separate living room with television and dvd.
5 large double bedrooms sleeping 10 people:
One en suite double bedroom (180/200)
A large twin bedded room (100/200 each bed)
One large double bedroom (180/200)
One double bedroom (160/200)
One double bedroom (160/200)
One bathroom with bath/shower, twin wash basin and a bided
One bathroom with bath/shower, twin basin and a bided
One shower room with wash basin and toilet
Under floor heating as well as radiators/fans in the bedrooms and bathrooms.
Flat screen tv, dvd, cd radio and free wi-fi.
A five acre park and garden which is laid to flowers, shrubs, grass, orchard, truffle trees (oak tree) and wild herbs (herbes de Provence). You can cense the perfume of these wild herbs as you stroll through the garden and park area.
The garden equipments and games:
- Petanque pitch
- Tennis table
- Benches, tables, chairs, deck chairs, umbrellas.
A separate atelier with:
- Exercise room
- Washing machin and tumble dryer
- Iron and ironing board
The pool area:
A large 10/5m pool with pool house surrounded by flowering shrubs and roses leading to the grass laid areas and the table tennis area.
- Deck chairs
- Low table
- Swimming pool games
- Bathing towels
Beds are made prior to arrival
Linen and towels are provided
Mid week cleaning
Final day cleaning
Pantry items and toiletries are included
Gardener every two days (swimming pool and garden)
We are delighted to present our charming Bastide in this beautiful part of Provence which is well known for its lavender fields, olive groves, Vineyards and fields of "herbes de Provence". <br/>This part of France is blessed with rich" Galo/Romain"history and medieval architecture (Avignon, Vaison la Romaine, Orange, Gorges de L'Ardèche).<br/>We love Provence and have been living here for the last 17 years.<br/>We wish to make your stay enjoyable and relaxing.
|Year property purchased||2002|
|Why this location?||La Bastide du Moustalas inspires charm and tranquility.
Situated in this beautiful part of Provence this haven of peace will enchant you with its splendid garden with multiple colors, romantic setting for relaxation where Cigales and Crickets accompany you from morning to evening.
A lovely walk through the woods from the Bastide will lead you to the picturesque medieval village of St-Restitut with its full of history from the Romanesque to the Renaissance periods. A lovely stroll from the village wil bring you to the préhistorique village of "Troglodytes", where you have a breath taking view of Mont Ventoux and Dentelles de Montmirail and Chateau de Suze la Rousse (the french wine university).
Saint-Restitut is in the heart of the Cotes du Rhône and surounded by over 50 vineyards with somme well known names such as Rasteau, Vaquéras, Gigondas, Chateauneuf du Pâpe, Saint-Joseph, Sablet, Séguret and many others.
This is a region rich with Provençale markets every day.
|Unique benefits of property||La Bastide de Moustalas is a charming 16th century property which is luxuriously renovated and elegantly furnished with all modern comfort, she is situated in a beautiful surroundings with a five acre garden of flowers, shrubs, an orchard and oak trees with several terraces for different occasions from breakfast to lunch and diner.
The spacious and light living and dining area opens on to a pergola dining terrace overlooking the pool, which is set in a sunny position surrounded by lawns and flowering shrubs. The grounds are beautifully landscaped and surrounded by lawns shrubs, natural woodland and a petanque pitch.
Carefully placed lighting creates a romantique outdoor setting for evening drinks while the roof terrace offers a magnificent panoramique views over the Moustalas forest and the surrounding hills. this is a truly wonderful place to unwind and enjoy Provence at its best.
This region has a lot to offer from outdoor pursuits such as excursions, markets, historical sites..
This region has a lot to offer, from outdoor pursuits such as rock climbing, kayaking, water rafting in the "Gorges de l'Ardèche", walking, golf, tennis, to cycling through the beautiful villages of Drome and Vaucluse to the east and south.
You can visit the "Chateau de Mornas"(8 miles), the "Chateau de Grignan (9 miles) and the "Chateau de Suze la Rousse"(3 miles), host many evening theatrical events on its terraces transporting the spectator into the 17th century.
Visit the Opera at Orange, the "Palais des Papes", the very known "Festival d'Avignon" and "Pont d'Avignon" in Avignon, the Roman amphithéâtre in the beautiful medieval market town of Vaison la Romaine where music and art festivals are held throughout the summer.
A little further away from St-Restitut you will find the small medieval market town of St-Paul-Trois-Chateaux with its Galo/Romain museum, its 12th century Cathedral and many gastronomic and traditional restaurants.
A lot of different Provençale market around us (Sainte-Cécile les Vigne, Nyons, Grignan, Vaison la Romaine, Saint-Paul-Trois Chateaux, etc...
Musics, concerts, festivals, spectacles "Son et lumière" (Avignon, Mornas, Grignan, Châteauneuf du Pape, Gordes...).
Lavender Museum, caves, the famous "Colorado Provençale (Rustrel), "La Ferme aux Crocodiles" (Pierrelate), Museums...
In Saint-Restitut you will find a "Boulangerie", a very popular Tapas bar and its garden, an excellent provençale restaurants in the heart of the village, a small provençale market on Saturdays and two tennis courts.
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