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17th. century village house

2 reviews
The village of Mons
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6 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 12
Mons, Var, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
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Listing #HL160687
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English first
Louise W
Level 6 Contributor
104 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed August 18, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

This house is so good I feel it should almost be kept a secret. We loved this house traveling as group of 3freinds, we were spoiled with the authenticity of the house, the generous facilities, and the village itself. Always a quiet corner, but a fun house with its maze like staircases and rooms. A terrace to enjoy any time of day. A wonderful area to explore. Not a party house, a house to be respected.

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 6, 2012 for a stay in December 2011

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(10)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
Our house is eccentric, to say the least and new visitors spend time finding their way up and down staircases to find rooms that surprise with their own individual character and spaciousness. Five bedrooms have two single beds that can be made into double beds (one a banquette) and the private mezzanine floor over the lounge area has a double sofa bed.

The focal point of the house is the large kitchen with the original Provencale table, now a little rickety, but which with care will last for more years. But the large roof terrace and its spectacular views across the mountains and valleys of Var to the Mediterranean provide the perfect spot to sit, look, relax and sample fine French wine and food with mesmerising views that stretch almost 100km.
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking allowed
    2 Full baths
    1 Sofa
    10 Twins
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Our house is for rent at the same rates all year round.
Because the house sleeps up to 12 people we have a sliding scale for occupation from 12 to 5 people.
The price for 12 people per week is £1,850, 10 people per week £1,650, 8 people per week £1,450 and for five or less people per week £1,000.
Dates are completely flexible, subject to availability and short stays of 3 nights will be considered, although rate for stays less than a week will not be pro-rata to the weekly rate.
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About the neighborhood
Mons is a historical village, the site originally occupied by the Romans as a fortress. Hence the name Mons - Latin for mountain. People who enjoy visiting our house do so for the beauty and the relaxation. We always say to people that it won't be a change of pace...there is no pace. Although there are a couple of small restaurants, a local bar, a boulangerie and an epicerie...that is about it!

Mons is inhabited by the Monsoise people, most of whom have lived in the village for generations. The two closest towns are about 15km drive away down mountain roads, but for quiet walks the scope is unbeatable. But because there are no standard local leisure amenities the people of Mons organise regular fairs, festivals and concerts. Genuine traditional Provencale events.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Nice: 31.1 mi
Railway: Cannes: 21.7 mi
Ferry: NIce: 31.1 mi
Nearest airport is Nice, although Marseilles is another option. From Nice Airport, Mons is approximately an hour and a quarter drive, firstly onto the A8 straight from the airport and then exit at Junction 39 to follow minor roads towards Fayence or Montauroux.

All car hire companies are situated at Nice Airport and can be booked in advance and usually allied to an airline for discount on bookings.
Activities nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 21.7 mi.
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