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Rooms B&B, Villa Saint Marc ( 4*), Unique View Forcalquier

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Private Room , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Forcalquier, Alpes-de-Haute-Provence, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
We welcome you for your holidays and relaxation, in our Rooms B&B in “Villa Saint Marc” ( 4 * ). We are located in Forcalquier, in Lubéron, inside Provence, region Provence Alpes Côtes d'Azur.
We have been awarded 4 stars ( ****) from french Ministry of Tourism, as rental holidays.

In this authentic completely renovated XVIII Manor, on the first floor, We offer accommodations for up to 2 persons in large rooms with a private bathroom, suitable for two adults.

The famous breakfast of Cristiana is included. It is prepared with home made marmalade, and with local products, usually organic, and gluten free if needed. All our guest love it. It is served on terrace on ground floor, with a unique and panoramic view on the old citadel, the mountains of Lubéron, and of Verdon around.

In case it is raining ( rarely in summer ), th...
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Listing #HL6135991
About the Owner
cristiana chiandussi a
Languages spoken:German, English, Italian, French
Response Rate:94%
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 June 10, 2018

Villa Saint Marc is in a peaceful location on a large property within 5-10 minutes walk to town. The villa has been beautifully restored and has great views. We were in room #12 which was a good-sized room with a double bed and a large...More

Date of stay: May 2018
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Reviewed September 10, 2015

Very pleasant and friendly atmosphere, the house is lovingly and stylishly furnished - an ideal place to explore the surrounding countryside, which opens up the diverse hiking opportunities. The location is just right, a slight elevation at the edge of the village, on which one...More

Date of stay: August 2015
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villasaintmarc, VR Owner at Rooms B&B, Villa Saint Marc ( 4*), Unique View Forcalquier, responded to this reviewResponded March 23, 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 daughters well educated....More

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Reviewed September 8, 2018
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Date of stay: September 2018
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Dining Seats (2)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Yard
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Yard
  • Stereo System
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
villa saint Marc is a calm place
swimming pool is delicate, with salt
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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About the neighborhood
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
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: marseille provence airport, marignane: 62.1 mi
Railway: la brillanne- Oraison: 6.2 mi
Ferry: grand port maritime de marseille: 68.4 mi
-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
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 62.1 mi.
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