|Ceps Cottage||Self Catering||Flexible||2||4||2||Portable cot for babies|
The first floor bedroom in this little cottage has exposed stone walls and beams. The floor has original patterned French tiled floors. Benefits also from a private bathroom with roll top bath and hand held shower.
The second ground floor bedroom has an en suite shower room.
The stone walled terrace is just opposite the front door and has seating for 4 and a bbq.
Just a minutes walk to the river for swimming in the summer or fabulous walks in the area all year round.
Both bedrooms haves a king size bed, one with exposed stone walls and beams. There is a separate bathroom with rolltop bath and exposed beams throughout the house. The house is situated in a small hamlet in the national park and runs along the river.
A tv is available to plug a laptop/tablet into but no terrestrial tv or for watching dvds. There is a terrace where you can eat and enjoy a glass of local wine in good weather.
You enter directly into the lounge and kitchen area which has comfortable seating for 4 people. It also benefits from a woodburner for winter months. All bedrooms have radiators and fans for summer.
There is a washing machine in the cellar which we also use for storage and a work space but this is accessed separately from the house.
This is our main home so you will find personal stuff around but all wardrobes and cupboard space will be made available to you.
The hamlet itself is particularly beautiful with lots of features and a beautiful stone bridge. There are walks directly form the front door, a beach along the river and also lots of little coves to take a romantic picnic or get away for some peace and quiet.
The cottage is 4 km from Roquebrun which has restaurants, a shop, postoffice, tobbaconist, and in season you can go kayaking. Ideal for fishermen and walkers and cyclists, with secure space for keeping your bikes in the cellar. We keep a basic repair kit for bikes available for guests. We also have access to massage facilities and heat and serve meals with our concierge services, so you can come home and relax after a day of sport.
The local bus comes to Roquebrun but they are only 3 a day so a car is recommended. If you are coming on a cycling holiday - we may be able to arrange pick up for you on request. We are not far from the local gorges -15 mins by car and the Voie Vert.
The whole house 2 bedrooms is available for longer rental 2-4 months from 12 December 2018 until 9 April 2019 for a reasonable rental.
We can do a room only (1 room with separate bathroom) or bed and breakfast rate of 45 - 60 euros per night during October 2019. Contact us for dates as they may appear blocked on our calendar as the whole house will not be available during this period.
Fully equipped kitchen with gas stove, electric oven, dishwasher, 2 fridges. ( freezer is in the cellar) Toaster, NO Microwave though.
Washing machine also in the cellar.
Open plan with 2 sofas to seat 5 people. Large pouffe.
Tv screen for streaming but no terrestrial tv.
Two double rooms with king sized comfortable beds. 4 pillows per bed.
The first floor bedroom has exposed stone wall and open beams.
One wet room en suite
One bathrooom on the first floor with roll top bath with hand held shower.
Electric radiators in bedrooms
Towel heater in first floor bathroom
Wood burning fire in living room
Oil filled radiator (mobile) for extra if needed.
Dvd's and dvd player
Books in English
Table with 4 chairs
Herbs to pick
No parking outside the house - there are numerous village parking in the villlage. You can drive up to the house to deliver your suitcases and shopping.
Please not that the bedrooms are on different levels for famillies with small children this may not be suitable. There are no stairgates - the stairs are wide and not steep.
Over 18's only.
Well behaved pets welcome - up to 2 dogs.
You can book a massage/refelxology/reiki/Thai massage at the property.
We have a couple of bikes which guests can use.
I have lived in this region for 10 years now and absolutely love the scenery, the nature the rivers. There is so much to do here and the views still blow me away everyday! I will be on hand during your stay if you need anything.
|Year property purchased||2011|
|Why this location?||The beauty of this hamlet and the situation along the river blew me away when I first saw it. It still does! It has everything... river for swimming, great walks from the doorstep, cycling of all kinds, the nature, not far to the mountains and gorges but equally not too far to the sea, airports, trains.|
|Unique benefits of property||Wood burning fire for winter lets, great river swimming in better weather, peace and quiet but with a lively village feel. Both bathrooms benefit from a private bathroom.|
Le Veille Chai wine tour is brilliant and they offer a historical walk as well.
Mas albo also do great wine tasting tours.