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La Maison du Puits

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    La Maison du Puits
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    La Maison du Puits
    Rue du Fort and the Terrace
    Open plan ground floor
    Dining area and kitchen
    The Log Fire
    Property description
    Boulbon
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    Rental Home – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    Located in a Provencal village between Avignon and Arles, the house dates back to the 14th century. It is our second home and is situated just within the ramparts of an old fortified chateaux and about 100 metres from the village square. Part of the structure contains the communal well and washing sinks for the old fortified town, hence the name 'La Maison du Puits' or 'The Well House'. The house floor area is 120sq meters on 3 floors and was totally renovated in 1999 by a local stone mason. It has 3 bedrooms, (two doubles and one twin) and two bathrooms, one en suite. A bed settee in the lounge means it can sleep up to 8. A travel cot (95x65cms) is also available for babies.
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(2)
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (1)
    • Fireplace
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Living Room Seats (7)
    • Microwave
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • TV
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    The house is well furnished with a mixture of traditional French and modern furniture. Facilities include cooker, microwave, toaster, slow cooker, hand mixer, 2 fridges, dishwasher, washing machine, barbecue, hair dryers plus 4 bikes.

    For entertainment there is Satellite TV, DVD and CD player plus a well stocked bookshelf.

    Wifi internet connection is available in all rooms in the house.

    The house has a wood burning stove in the lounge and electric heaters in each room. Logs are included in the price for winter months.

    Electricity and water are included.
    Listing #HL27508 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

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

      Begins Ends Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
    July/August Jun 29, 2014 Aug 29, 2014 4 nights
    $191
    £115
    $191
    £115
    $1,142
    £689
    September/October Aug 30, 2014 Nov 1, 2014 4 nights
    $167
    £101
    $167
    £101
    $1,006
    £607
    November/December Nov 2, 2014 Dec 19, 2014 4 nights
    $134
    £81
    $134
    £81
    $809
    £488
    Christmas/New Year Dec 20, 2014 Jan 2, 2015 4 nights
    $152
    £92
    $152
    £92
    $911
    £550
    View all periods
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    A deposit of 20% is required to make a reservation and the full amount is to be paid 4 weeks before the start of the rental.
    Payment is by UK chequue or Paypal. Paypal payments can be made by debit/credit card
    Whilst the house sleeps 6 to 8 we offer a 10% reduction for couples who wish to visit.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Avignon, (Nimes 35km, Marseilles 97km): 9.3 mi
    Railway: Avignon TGV: 8.7 mi
    Ferry: Le Havre 923km, (Calais 994km): 573.5 mi
    Fly Flybe from Southampton or Exeter to Avignon (Summer only) (15km)
    Fly Ryanair from Luton, East Midlands or Liverpool to Nimes (35km)
    Fly Ryanair from Bournemouth to Marseilles (97km)
    Fly Easyjet from Gatwick or Bristol to Marseilles (97km)
    Fly British Airways from Gatwick to Marseilles (97km)

    Eurostar from St Pancras to Avignon direct (Summer only) (16km)
    Eurostar/TGV from St Pancras to Avignon, change at Lille. (16km)
    Eurostar/TGV St Pancras change at Lille to Avignon (14km)

    Hire cars are available from all the above destinations and we use www.holidayautos.com to book.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 38.5 mi.
    Nearby cities
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Kristin C
Kingston, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 for a stay in April 2014

Set in a very charming village in Provence, tucked behind a castle wall, is this gem of a house. We were all so excited upon arrival that we had chosen such a unique and wonderful place to spend our time and we quickly felt right at home. Maison du Puit is full of charm, character, and history. We really enjoyed... more

Management response:

Hello again Kristin Many thanks for such a tremendous review. It is so satisfying to know that visitors to La Maison du Puits have enjoyed their stay. Also many thanks for your custom. Kind regards Les and Margaret more

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Huston1
Mons, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014 for a stay in March 2014

The best vacation EVER! We had the most fantastic time at this home in Provence. I don't have the words to describe our delight. The home is so well kept, with everything a visitor could want and more. The decor is beautiful. This was our first visit to the area so the unique touches of Provence became more obvious throughout... more

embou
Deltaville, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014 for a stay in June 2013

The house is beautiful, nicely furnished, and was built out of the ruins of a medieval well house abutting a medieval wall - hard to get cooler than that! Parking in the town parking lot a couple short blocks away was always very easy. Boulbon is a charming village and a convenient base for exploring the entire region. The owners... more

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