Located in the Alpes de Hautes Provence, on the border of the Vaucluse, this private villa is equidistant between Avignon and Aix en Provence, two fascinating cities rich in magnificent art and architecture. During the summer months, thousands gather for the renowned performing arts festival in Avignon and the music festival in Aix which attracts the best musicians from around the world. As you climb over a trail of bright red ochre, past windswept pine trees, the view suddenly opens onto a stunning panorama of rolling countryside and endless mountain peaks, the foothills of the Alps in the distance. Villa Sage, nestled on the hillside, is in a perfect position to take in the views. Surrounded by lush greenery and organic farmland, enjoy local excursions to essential oil ateliers where artisans will introduce you to the products and their reported healing properties. Alternatively, you could go for long walks in the dramatic Gorges d'Oppedette or visit nearby Viens to discover one of the oldest villages in France.
Villa Sage, an 18th century farmhouse, has been carefully renovated using high quality authentic materials such as Vernin tiles, terracotta floors and locally sourced antique furniture. There is a prestigious dining area with a magnificent open fireplace. Ancient wooden doors have been preserved and stand out against the beautiful stonework. The outdoor areas have been designed to enjoy the spectacular views from every angle. Several terraces are equipped with high quality parasols and sumptuous lounge chairs. All bedrooms are en suite and benefit from lovely views over the Provençal gardens and rolling hillsides beyond.
Bedroom 1: Three single beds and en suite bathroom with shower, TV.
Bedroom 2: Queen size bed and en suite bathroom with shower.
Bedroom 3: Master bedroom - King size bed and en suite bathroom with double sinks, bath and shower. Private terrace overlooks valley with grand views.
Bedroom 4: King size bed (or twins) and en suite bathroom with shower.
Bedroom 5: King size bed and en suite bathroom with shower. Private entrance from outdoor stairwell.
Gardens: Provençal gardens designed by renowned landscape designer. Aromatic herbs like sariette and thyme are abundant.
Views: Sweeping views from every angle of a natural landscape - bright ochre outcroppings, calcified rocks and endless hues of green.
Why we like it: A beautiful and authentic property in a protected environment with excellent facilities and easy access to Aix-en-Provence, Avignon and Marseille.
Pool heating from 19 May - 21 September (additional charge outside these months)
Weekly change of bed linen & towels for bookings of 2 weeks or more
Cook service, subject to availability
Additional linen & towel changes
Local tourist tax (payable locally)
Additional bed available on request at an extra cost (please enquire)
2 restaurants within 10 minute drive
Avignon - Caumont Airport
One hour 12 minute drive
Marseille Provence Airport
One hour 43 minute drive
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