Bastide Bleue

Sleeps up to 12, in 6 bedrooms,3 bathrooms

Vacation Property Details

This charming Bastides is found on the picturesque road to Vauvenargues, 10 km from Aix-en-Provence, in a setting reminiscent of the Alpilles Mountains, surrounded with rocks and pine trees, dominated by Mt. Ste. Victoire -- a charming white country manor with blue shutters. The famous village of Vauvenargues with Picasso's chateau, and Bernard Buffet's estate, is just 1km away. There, you will find a well-stocked grocery store, a bakery and a restaurant.
An automatic gate opens to allow access onto the property. You arrive in the back of the building with its beautiful old door.

In the entry, there is a guest powder room on the left. Then a large living room facing south, with glass doors leading out onto a gravel terrace. This terrace has a trellis and faces a pine forest. Old-style furnishings, sofa and large sofa chairs. Big dining table.

Close to the living quarters, there is a new master bedroom (1,60m bed) with shower room en-suite, 2 wash basins and toilets. This charming bedroom connects to the gravel terrace through French windows

A large, luminous kitchen has high-quality appliances: refrigerator/freezer, oven, induction burners, microwave oven, dishwasher, electric coffee machine, dryer and washer in the pantry. This kitchen also opens onto a front terrace and, on the side, to a well-sheltered summer dining area. Beautiful teak piece of furniture and large gaz BBQ.

A large stairway goes to the first floor, where there are 5 bedrooms: A Master bedroom with double bed - 1.60m x 2m
In each of the four other bedrooms, there are twin beds and trundle beds, 90 x 2 m and 90 x 1.90 m.
On this floor, there is a complete bathroom (bathtub, shower, 2 sinks), a separate room with shower, sink and toilet.

Throughout the house: shelving, fine fabrics, lovely Provencal decor and old-style furniture. Lots of space and light.

The garden is a feast for the eyes: lavender, cypress trees, oleander, acacia and a beautiful pine forest.
The swimming pool is quite large: 11 x 6 m, plus a Thalasso corner. The surrounding terrace is large.


  • 6 bedrooms (queen size beds and twin beds) 3 bathrooms
  • 3 toilets
  • Flat planted & flowered garden
  • Swimming pool: 12m x 6m, fenced, accessible via immersed beach,
  • Jacuzzi corner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Satellite TV,CD & DVD players,Stereo
  • Gaz BBQ
  • Electric gate with remote control
  • Safety alarm system
  • Ping-pong table available in the garage
  • Child friendly
  • Car necessary
  • Suitable to wheelchairs


    • Aix-en-Provence: 7km
    • TGV station : 45mn
    • Marseille Provence Airport : 50mn
    • Nearest supermarket, Bakery; Pharmacy; Butcher etc.. 7km

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Included/Excluded in Price

Everything is included in the price, except: Telephone and pool towels. Not included: to be paid locally
Telephone based on usage, Pool towels.
Housekeeping: 3 hours per week at 15 per hour,( rate to be confirmed on booking) to be paid by renter locally Final cleaning: 180 to be paid by renters locally Children are most welcome

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  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • lovely pool
  • gated

  • Rates:

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