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Penthouse Villa St Marc ( 4*) , unique view Forcalquier, Luberon, Provence

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 7
Forcalquier, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
We welcome you for your holidays and relaxation, in our penthouse of the Villa Saint Marc ( 4*) . It is located in Forcalquier, Luberon, Provence Alpes Cotes d'Azur region.

We have been awarded (4 *) **** by French Ministry of Tourism.
The penthouse , is the whole second and last floor, of Villa Saint Marc. It combine modern comfort and Provencal tradition. With a panoramic, unobstructed view on all sides. Suitable for a large family or a group up to 7 people.
In the penthouse, we offer accommodations for 4 to 7 persons, as an autonomous floor, with a total surface of 180 m2 comprising two bedrooms ( one with a mezzanine ), one bathroom, a large living room ( equipped with sofa beds), with dining area, kitchen.
With a panoramic view, particularly through a huge typical Provencal window dormer ( traditional central window with...
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Listing #HL6389573
About the Owner
cristiana chiandussi a
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:March 2015
Interaction with guests
we can communicate in French, English, Italian and a little German; we look forward providing you with advices – if needed of course – for visiting the region, finding a restaurant, practicing a sport. We like socializing, but we are not intrusive. We are vegetarian, we like animals, we like nature and try to harm it as less as possible. We use organic food and products as much as possible, and we sort our bins, and recycle as much as possible. We try our best to keep the property calm, in good shape, and your confort and happiness is our main goal.
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Reviewed 29 March 2016

Great village! Great place! We really enjoyed our journey thanks to the owners who made us feel so comfortable.

Thank Lydia L
villasaintmarc, VR Owner at Penthouse Villa St Marc ( 4*) , unique view Forcalquier, Luberon, Provence, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2016

Many thanks. the guests were lovely too, and we tried to offer the best we can.

Reviewed 30 August 2015

We had a great time with Christiana and Alexandre. The house is great and authentic. The pool is realy cool and Christiana and Alexandre are the best. Very sweet, considerated and polite hosts! They had lots of good tips. We woold definitly go back when...More

Thank DennisK2223
villasaintmarc, VR Owner at Penthouse Villa St Marc ( 4*) , unique view Forcalquier, Luberon, Provence, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Very late (always causes a lot of work), I take the time to reply and thank you for the message! It was a pleasure for us to have you as guests, so nice and exchange much information! We hope to see you again.

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Reviewed 6 August 2015

Cannot wait to go back! My husband and two daughters (11 & 13) and I had the most fabulous holiday! Forcalquier is the perfect base for the perfect holiday, if you want sun, views to die for, the option of mountains & lakes or sea...More

villasaintmarc, VR Owner at Penthouse Villa St Marc ( 4*) , unique view Forcalquier, Luberon, Provence, responded to this reviewResponded 23 March 2017

Very late (always causes a lot of work), I take the time to reply and thank you for the message! For us it was a real pleasure to meet and host such a nice family like yours! A delightful couple and two adorable daughters. We...More

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Playground
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(6)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Swingset
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    6 Twins
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: R 5 591 / stay - Deposit
  • cleaning fee: R 1 198 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
From our villa, you can access Forcalquie's center in 5 to 10 minutes walk . There you have many good restaurants. You have even at 3 kms from here, one of the best restaurant in the region ( that have received its first star from Gault & Millau guide ).
You can also go walking to a very remarkable site, called Rochers des mourres , where stones have a very strange shape ( the explanation is given there ) . The beginning of the trail is just here. And it takes less than one hour .

Many festivals take place here , particularly during the summer :
-festival de jazz in Forcalquier, in couvent des Cordeliers ( 10 minutes walk )
-Almond festival in Oraison ( 10 kms from here )
-Lavender festival in Valensole ( 30 kms from here )
Getting around
From the villa, you can go walking to :
-the center of Forcalquier ( 5 to 10 minutes walk )
-the country side : for instance Rocher des mourres ( less than one hour walk )

You can also take the bus in the city center ( 10 minutes walk ) , and from there connect to Manosque or to large cities like Marseille, Aix en provence , Avignon

Or take a car you can make a lot of visits at less than one hour drive :
Couvent de Salagon and its ethno-botanic exhibitions,
Rustrel and its colored canyons ( where ocre used to come from ),
Ganagoby monastery and its wonderfull view on durance valley,
lac Esparron de Verdon where you can swim and sail,
picturesque Banon village and its famous cheese nestled in a chestnut leaf
and many other places
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: marseille provence airport, marignane: 105.0 km
Railway: la brillanne - oraison: 10.0 km
Ferry: grand port maritime de marseille: 110.0 km
-Easy access by road (10 km from the A51 motorway, which connects Marseille, Aix en Provence to Sisteron),
-Access by train : we are at 10 kms from the railway station of Oraison, connected to the TGV Paris – Marseille)
-Access by bus : Bus Station in Forcalquier, connected to Manosque, and Aix en Provence, Marseille, Avignon.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 100.0 km.
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