Holiday Rental for Groups of Families and Friends.
Domaine des Baumes, Sillans-la-Cascade, Provence, France, sleeps 2-12 in 6 bedrooms.
Sleeps 4 to 12 in:
Tower House sleeps 6
Cottage sleeps 4
Studio for 2
Perfect for small celebrations and holidays with extended family and friends.
The beautifully restored Tower House, Cottage and Studio date from the 17th and 18th centuries. Each of the dwellings has its own garden and independent pool: 3 very private pools. Exterior dining furniture for 12.
The Tower House has a roof terrace with 180° views over our valley and olive grove.
Please note: Cottage twin bedroom stair access is very steep.
Stair gates provided in both properties.
There are endless activities available:
• Exploring the 30 acres of the property – the laurel forest, the olive grove, the variety of herbs and local flowers, the river with its cascades and 10m waterfall
• With a fishing licence (available at the local café) you can fish for trout and local species
• Swimming in the river
• Under strict supervision young children can enjoy the shallow stretches of the river
• The countryside around us is undeveloped, and you can walk to the next village, Salernes, along an easy track
• The markets in the neighbouring villages - Aups, Salernes, Cotignac - are excellent, with first class local produce
• The local restaurants are good value and use local produce
• If you like cycling there are several routes featured in local maps - just let us know
• The flea-markets and antique shops are treasure troves: Salernes, Cotignac, Tourtour....
• The Gorges de Verdon, the outstanding grand canyon, is just north. You can hire a canoe for a memorable outing
• The castle and its gardens at Entrecasteaux
• Collobrières is famous for its chestnut forests - and there are good little restaurants if you choose not to picnic
• Panoramic views from Tourtour, a village you can see from the olive mill
• Marseille, 1 hour away, is France’s most exciting city
• Avignon, 2 hours away, for the extraordinary Pope’s Palace
• St Tropez: beaches, shops, restaurants
• Wine-tasting at the local vineyards
• Day trips to Monte Carlo, Nice, Cannes, Aix, Hyères (the islands), even Italy
The maximum number of visitors is 12, + 2 infants for cots 60x120cm.
Only those visitors named in the booking form are permitted on the property. This is a strict condition.
Please, no excessive noise.
A refundable damage deposit of €900 (bank transfer).