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La Tour de Babel, Luberon Rental with a Fireplace, Balcony, and Garden

  • Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    The house is situated in the beautiful hillside village of Lacoste in the Luberon area of Provence some 25 miles to the east of Avignon.The village has a post office,tabac,bakery /epicerie and 2 good cafes and is home to the ruined castle of the Marquis de Sade.It is also home to numerous artists and writers and to the internationally renowned Lacoste School of Arts.The house is accessed up a small slope from the main street.It has a terrace and small garden which enjoy spectacular views across the valley to Bonnieux,ideal for relaxing,painting or writing.Of all the Luberon villages,Lacoste is arguably the most charming and tranquil and in the words of Pierre Cardin 'probably the most beautiful in the world.'
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Refrigerator
    • Shared Yard
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
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    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FKN1968588 by: FlipKey
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Byron W
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 for a stay in August 2014

We have stayed in La Tour de Babel on 3 occasions and have always had a memorable experience.The house has everything you need for a quiet relaxed holiday and is ideally located to explore the Luberon and the rest of Provence. more

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Thanks for your kind comments.We look forward to seeing you again in the future. more

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Paderborn, Germany
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 for a stay in May 2014
Google Translation

Als wir das Haus gegen Mittag bezogen hatten, mussten wir feststellen, dass direkt gegenüber eine Baustelle war, auf der mit mehreren Schlagbohrhämmern gleichzeitig gearbeitet wurde. Unsere Hoffnung, es würde sich hierbei nur um ein kurzes Intermezzo handeln, erfüllte sich leider nicht. Der infernalische Lärm setzte sich bis zum Abend fort und fing am nächsten Morgen noch vor 8 Uhr wieder an. Es war völlig unmöglich, sich auf der Terrasse des Hauses aufzuhalten, da die Baustelle nicht nur Lärm, sondern auch dichte Staubwolken verursachte. Da wir unseren Jahresurlaub nicht unter solchen Umständen verbringen wollten, sind wir nach Rücksprache mit der Hausverwalterin am zweiten Tag unseres Aufenthalts wieder abgereist.

Ich habe mich noch vor unserer Abreise per E-Mail mit dem Hausbesitzer in Verbindung gesetzt und die Lage geschildert. Ich hatte gehofft, er würde uns einen Teil unserer Kosten (wir hatten komplett im Voraus bezahlt) erstatten - das war leider ein Irrtum. Seiner...

Management response:

The intermittent noise from the renovation work has not bothered any of our other guests either before or since this.I think the client's departure was a little premature ( they left after less than a day).This matter is something beyond our control.We do take all reservations in good faith and are obviously disappointed when someone is not happy.We will attempt... more

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