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JDV Holidays - Villa St Elisabeth, Luberon

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5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Buoux, Luberon, Vaucluse, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
Villa St Elisabeth faces south with a magnificent view, across a vast and spectacular private valley planted with truffle oaks, yet it is only two minutes from the village of Buoux in the Luberon National Park.
Seemingly miles from anywhere with its wide-open spaces, tranquility and wildlife, this lovely stone house is equidistant between the market town of Apt and the medieval and exquisite town of Lourmarin with its galleries and restaurants.
The surrounding countryside is very well known for rock climbing and hiking and with a fabulous old Chateau and an extraordinary medieval fort nearby, the area is also a painter and photographers’ delight.
Nestled on 120 acres of land with lavender fields, truffle oaks and natural bush land, Villa St Elisabeth is close to what one imagines in the picture books of Provence.
It is a delightful two...
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Listing #HL8287
About the Manager
Colin and Helen Bowles (Property Manager Joie de Vivre Holidays)
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:December 2003
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 10 August 2016

As a group we went to this area not having any idea what it would be like. It was fantastic as this villa seems to be 20 minutes from 5 or 6 lovely villages/towns - only 1 hour away from two cities too if you...More

3  Thank mjhumphreys2016
Management response:Responded 12 August 2016

What a great review and thanks for your kind words about the villa and local area - it is a very special place. I'm delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we would to hear from you again in the future if you re-visit this...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (3)
  • Single Beds:(10)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The centre point of the house is the large, open plan, living area. As well as a fireplace, there is a sofa, CD player and dining facilities for the occupants. Like the rest of the villa, it is elegantly furnished and provides plenty of space for larger groups.
The kitchen is very well equipped, with everything that you're likely to need, including: an oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, iron and dishwasher.
There are a total of five bedrooms at this property, although one is located in the summer house (please see the details below) The first bedroom is located on the ground floor and has a queen-sized bed and en-suite shower room, with separate toilet.
Moving upstairs, there are three more bedrooms, one of which has a king-size bed, with ensuite shower room and toi...
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    3 Showers
    10 Twins
Show Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per week
Default 7 nights
29 Sep 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
Low Season
7 nights
22 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
7 nights
5 Jan 2019 -
5 Apr 2019
Low Season
7 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: €1,500 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We offer a good discount for two week bookings - just mention when you enquire.
Min 2 week reservations in July and August please.
Excellent special monthly prices in Winter months
Prices are for 5 bedrooms (10 people) from June to September and include the summer house.
Prices are for 4 bedrooms (8 people) from October to May but the summer house can be rented at an additional cost.
Central heating, in both the main house and the summer house, is included in the cost of your holiday.
The owner includes an end of stay clean at this property except the kitchen which they request that clients ensure is clean upon departure (ie oven, fridge etc).
Tax de sejour included
The owner requests a damage deposit of 1500 Euros on arrival / or by credit card auth and this will be refunded to you at the end of your stay, less the replacement cost of any breakages.
The change over day is Saturday during the high season, although during the low season flexibility is possible
Pets are welcome but o...
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About the neighbourhood
The scenery around this part of the Luberon is stunning. There are views in all directions and the property is ideally placed for some marvelous countryside walks.
There are many Regional summer festivities: Theater in Avignon, Opera in Aix and Orange, Jazz festival in La Roque d’Antheron and many antique fairs and flea markets.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Nimes & Marseille: 100.0 km
Railway: Avignon TGV: 50.0 km
Ferry: Marseille: 100.0 km
By Car - The village of Buoux lies just 2 minutes away and Apt and Bonnieux are 10 minutes drive. Avignon and Aix-en-Provence: 50 minutes drive and Marseille airport is just over the hour
By Air - Marseille and Nimes Airports are the nearest - approximately 60 minutes drive away
By Train - The high speed TGV service runs directly from London or Paris to Avignon, approximately 50 minutes away
Full directions etc will be sent once you make a booking
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 80.0 km.
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