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Amazing Bastide with tennis court near Aix-en-Provence

This luxurious Bastide sleeps up to 14 guests in seven bedrooms all with ensuite bathrooms. Just five minutes from Aix-en-Provence, this exceptional holiday rental offers a private tennis court, heated pool and 30 hectares of grounds.

Key features

  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathrooms
  • Private tennis court
  • Heated pool
  • Bedrooms on the ground floor
  • Separate annexe
  • Private pool
  • Boules
  • Shaded terrace
  • Conciergerie
  • Wi-Fi

Beautiful 18th-century holiday rental for 14 Guests

With a Heated Pool and Air Conditioning

What we like

Historical Property: dating back to Louis XIV, this 18th-century property was built by the Lord de Violaine and takes inspiration from the Palace of Versailles with its Baroque architecture and French formal gardens. One of the largest estates in the region at the time of its construction, this remarkable holiday rental has been recently renovated with modern amenities throughout.
Location: just five minutes from the cultural city of Aix-en-Provence and 30 minutes from Marseille, this beautiful château is the perfect retreat for those seeking to explore the varied landscapes of Provence.
Heated Pool: enjoy a soothing swim in the private heated pool during your luxury holiday in the south of France.
Tennis Court: play a friendly round of tennis with your loved ones any time you choose on your private tennis court.

Things to note

Pool Safety: the swimming pool is secured by a roller shutter, but small children should be supervised when in its vicinity.
Vast Grounds: staff will be present throughout your holiday to maintain the 30-hectare grounds surrounding the château. 

Exterior

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With 30 hectares of grounds to explore, Château des Vignes offers everything from beautifully-manicured French formal gardens with 300-year-old statues, to a private vineyard, to a tennis court, to a stunning olive grove. Inspired by the Palace of Versailles, these exceptional grounds also offer shaded terraces either side of the château and several comfortable seating areas in the gardens directly in front. Cook a delicious meal for your loved ones on the gas barbecue before enjoying a game of boules as you watch the sun set over the hills of Provence.

Pool

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After a long day exploring Aix-en-Provence, you can relax on one of the comfortable sun loungers or take a soothing swim in the 9m x 4m heated pool. Surrounded by a lush lawn and with a large trampoline nearby, this delightful pool area is ideal for multigenerational families or groups of friends.

Interior

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Originally built in the 18th-century, Château des Vignes was recently renovated to include air conditioning in the main bastide and new appliances throughout. As you enter this luxurious property, you will find the large stone staircase, the formal dining room with billiards and the formal living room with a beautiful fireplace and piano. Up a small staircase, there is the fully-equipped kitchen, one double bedroom with an ensuite bathroom, a second dining room and a cosy living room which opens onto the courtyard. On the first floor, there are five more ensuite double bedrooms, including the large Master bedroom with its unique tapestry, and a TV room.
From the smaller courtyard, you have access to the independent annexe which features a kitchenette, lounge, double bedroom and ensuite bathroom. This space is perfect for those seeking additional privacy during their luxury holiday in Provence.

Bedrooms

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This beautiful holiday rental sleeps up to 14 guests in seven bedrooms all complete with ensuite bathrooms for your comfort.

On the ground floor:
Bedroom 1: with queen-sized double bed, air conditioning and ensuite bathroom with shower, sink and WC.

On the first floor:
Bedroom 2: with king-sized double bed, air conditioning and ensuite bathroom with shower, sink and WC.
Bedroom 3: with queen-sized double bed, air conditioning and ensuite bathroom with shower, sink and WC.
Bedroom 4: with two single beds, air conditioning and ensuite bathroom with shower, sink and WC.
Bedroom 5: with king-sized double bed, air conditioning and ensuite bathroom with shower, sink and WC.
Bedroom 6: with two single beds, air conditioning and ensuite bathroom with shower, sink and WC.

In the guest house:
Bedroom 7: with queen-sized double bed and ensuite bathroom with shower, sink and WC.

Kitchen

  • Freezer
  • Dishwasher
  • Nespresso Machine
  • Food Processor
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Blender
  • Basic Products
  • More: 2 dishwashers - 3 ovens

Interior Equipments

  • Air-conditioning
  • Office
  • Washing Machine
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Baby cot(s)
  • Baby cots quantity: 1
  • Baby high chair(s)
  • Baby high chairs quantity: 1
  • More: 2 washing machines plus dryer

Interior leisure equipments

  • Dock iPhone/iPod or Bluetooth Audio
  • Internet Connection: DSL
  • TV
  • Cable/Satellite
  • DVD/Blu-ray Player
  • Home Cinema
  • Board Games
  • Billiard / Pool Table

Bedroom 1

  • Situation: Ground floor
  • Bedroom Type: Double
  • Bathroom: En-suite
  • Bed size: 160x200
  • Equipments: Air Conditioning

Bathroom 1

  • Type: En-suite to a bedroom
  • WC: En-suite
  • Bath/Shower: Shower
  • Sink: Single
  • Bathroom Equipment: Basic products, Hair dryer

Bedroom 2

  • Situation: Upstairs
  • Bedroom Type: Double
  • Bathroom: En-suite
  • Bed size: 180x200
  • Equipments: Air Conditioning

Bathroom 2

  • Type: En-suite to a bedroom
  • WC: En-suite
  • Bath/Shower: Shower
  • Sink: Single
  • Bathroom Equipment: Basic products, Hair dryer

Bedroom 3

  • Situation: Upstairs
  • Bedroom Type: Double
  • Bathroom: En-suite
  • Bed size: 160x200
  • Equipments: Air Conditioning

Bathroom 3

  • Type: En-suite to a bedroom
  • WC: En-suite
  • Bath/Shower: Shower
  • Sink: Single
  • Bathroom Equipment: Basic products, Hair dryer

Bedroom 4

  • Situation: Upstairs
  • Bedroom Type: Dorm
  • Bathroom: En-suite
  • Bed size: 90x200
  • Bed: 2x 90x200
  • Equipments: Air Conditioning

Bathroom 4

  • Type: En-suite to a bedroom
  • WC: En-suite
  • Bath/Shower: Shower
  • Sink: Single
  • Bathroom Equipment: Basic products, Hair dryer

Bedroom 5

  • Situation: Upstairs
  • Bedroom Type: Double
  • Bathroom: En-suite
  • Bed size: 180x200
  • Equipments: Air Conditioning

Bathroom 5

  • Type: En-suite to a bedroom
  • WC: En-suite
  • Bath/Shower: Shower
  • Sink: Single
  • Bathroom Equipment: Basic products, Hair dryer

Bedroom 6

  • Situation: Upstairs
  • Bedroom Type: Dorm
  • Bathroom: En-suite
  • Bed size: 90x200
  • Bed: 2 x90x200
  • Equipments: Air Conditioning

Bathroom 6

  • Type: En-suite to a bedroom
  • WC: En-suite
  • Bath/Shower: Shower
  • Sink: Single
  • Bathroom Equipment: Basic products, Hair dryer

Bedroom 7

  • Situation: Guest House
  • Bedroom Type: Double
  • Bathroom: En-suite
  • Bed size: 160x200
  • More: No AC - 1 fan

Bathroom 7

  • Type: En-suite to a bedroom
  • WC: En-suite
  • Bath/Shower: Shower
  • Sink: Single
  • Bathroom Equipment: Basic products, Hair dryer

Property Features

  • Private Parking Space(s): 10
  • Guest House
  • Sun Beds
  • Sun Beds Quantity: 8
  • Shaded Terrace
  • Barbecue: Gas
  • Tennis

Exterior leisure equipments

  • Boules
  • Tennis

Swimming Pool

  • Private Pool
  • Heated Pool
  • Exterior Pool
  • Characteristics: Steps
  • Opening Time: May to september
  • Heating Time: 01/05/2023-30/09/2023
  • Dimensions: 9x4
  • Depth: 1m80
  • Security: Manual Roller Shutter
  • Treatment: Chlorine

What's included

Includes

  • Cancellation insurance
  • Civil liability insurance
  • Contents insurance
  • The personal service of our property and experience specialist teams
  • A full guide to the property
  • A comprehensive guide to local villages, market days, experiences, and our favourite restaurants
  • All sales tax, electricity, gas, WIFI, linen, bath towels, pool towels
  • Sole use of the villa, the pool and the grounds

Excludes

  • Flights
  • Car hire
  • Meals (unless otherwise specified)
  • Ingredients for specified meals

Availability & Prices

Year
Currency

Please note these prices have been converted from Euros for your convenience only. All bookings are in the local Euro currency.

Period Weekly Mininum Stay
from 29/06/2024 to 31/08/2024 €20,400 7 nights - Saturday to Saturday
from 31/08/2024 to 28/09/2024 €16,600 7 nights - Saturday to Saturday
from 28/09/2024 to 28/12/2024 €10,200 7 nights - Saturday to Saturday

Six hours of intermediary cleaning are included in the rental cost.
This property does not accept pets.

End of Stay Cleaning Fee

€600

Pool Heating

€150 /week

Stay Tax (Taxe de séjour)

€5.76 /adult/night

Damage Deposit (Authorisation only)

€8,000

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Location

Venelles

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Nearest Villages

Venelles
Aix-en-Provence 9 km 5.7 miles
Meyreuil 15 km 9.5 miles
Jouques 20 km 12.4 miles
Ansouis 23 km 14.1 miles
Sannes 25 km 15.8 miles

Nearest Airport

Marseille-Provence Airport, 31 mn

Nearest TGV Station

Aix-en-Provence TGV station, 21 mn

Nearest Vineyard

Cellier des Quatre Tours, 5 mn

Nearest Golf

Golf de Aix-Marseille, 15 mn

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