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4 star apartment for 2 with pool - 1km to medieval Aups- bars and restaurants

Beautiful pool, surrounded by flowering shrubs for year-round colour
1 of 24Beautiful pool, surrounded by flowering shrubs for year-round colour
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Aups, Var, Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur
Four star luxury apartment for two people with pool- Aups
Situated in a private residence, with ample off-road parking at your disposal, just 1km from the centre of Aups, this property provides the ideal location for a holiday, being only a short walk from all amenities. The Lac Sainte Croix and the Gorges Du Verdon are a short drive away.

This one-bedroomed garden apartment is on one floor and comfortably furnished to a very high standard , with tasteful, soft furnishings to complement the decor. The apartment has been designed and equipped to meet the French meuble de tourisme four star standard, so you will find that everything has been thought of.

The apartment is entered by French doors which open widely to allow easy access to the covered terrace, an integral part of Provencal life- the perfect place for a glass of chilled rosé....
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Listing #HL222771
About the Owner
Sandra B
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2009
Interaction with guests
We will welcome you on arrival and show you around. We will liaise closely on the arrival day, so that we can help if you have any problems in finding us. During your stay we will be available to give you any advice on things to do and places to visit, if you should need it. We have lived in the area for ten years. We live onsite, so we are there to help if anything goes wrong. The property is purposely designed, so that your apartment is very private. We will respect your privacy, so you don't need to worry about interference.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our third stay at Le Diamant Noir because it's beautifully furnished and ticks all our boxes. The gite has everything you might need to self-cater, including small quantities of store cupboard items such as flour, oil, vinegar and stock cubes, etc, and it's...More

Thank lindalowe70
Curious362618, VR Owner at 4 star apartment for 2 with pool - 1km to medieval Aups- bars and restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Looking forward to your return vist. So glad you enjoyed your stay, and that the car was repaired successfully. Yes, Aups is a lovely village- we feel privileged to be so close.

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous few days here - the git was perfect - very clean and very well equipped. The pool was lovely and there is lots to do in the surrounding area. 3 days just was t enough !

Thank Helgadykes
Curious362618, VR Owner at 4 star apartment for 2 with pool - 1km to medieval Aups- bars and restaurants, responded to this reviewResponded September 3, 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay. Looking forward to your return visit. Our property provides an ideal base for exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside and provencal towns and villages. Lots of activities on the Lac Sainte Croix and the Gorges du Verdon.

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Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic accommodation for a couple. Spotlessly clean and appointed with everything you could possibly need. Excellent location to explore the beautiful Provence area and the nearby village in walking distance is well worth a visit. Lovely swimming pool that we had to ourselves most of...More

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Management response:Responded August 22, 2018

So glad you enjoyed your stay. Look forward to welcoming you back. The proximity to the village is a great "plus" for our guests, as they can leave the car behind and walk to the nearest bars and restaurants.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
This one-bedroomed garden apartment is also on one floor and furnished in country style, with high quality soft furnishings to complement the decor.

The bedroom has a double bed with two bedside tables and lamps, a generous wardrobe and a dressing table and hairdrier. High quality bedlinen and towels are provided.

The tiled shower room has a shower cubicle, sink and wc with storage for your toiletries.

A washing machine and vacuum cleaner are at your diposal.

The kitchen is fully equipped, with hob, oven, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, kettle, fridge-freezer and a comprehensive set of pans and utensils for all your culinary needs.

There is a complete range of crockery and glasses, table mats, etc.

A dining table and chairs are available for indoor meals and there is a dresser in the...
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 5:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
This apartment is designed for a couple
    1 Shower
    1 Queen
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
  • Damage Deposit: $463 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
30% deposit required on booking

Balance payable 45 days before arrival

Payment by ,paypal or credit card

Refundable security deposit of €400 required with final payment

All linen and towels included in the price

Charge for electricity in Winter months
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About the neighborhood
'Le Diamant Noir' is situated in the Verdon National Park.

Although you need go no further than our local, historic town of Aups for a taste of Provence and its famous truffle market, we are in a region of extreme natural beauty with a wealth of flora and fauna for nature lovers.

Villages in the area include Moustiers-Sainte-Marie, Tourtour, Salernes, Flayosc, Villecroze, Carcès,Cotignac.

Situated in the foothills of the Alps we are surrounded by incredible scenery, from fortified medieval hill-top villages to the magnificent Gorges Du Verdon, the largest canyon in Europe. The Lac St Croix provides a base for many watersports. The lavender plateau of Valensole is only a short drive away.

Surrounded by local producers there are gastronomic delights at every corner, not forgetti...
Getting around
Car hire is recommended to see the best of the area.
The nearest railway station ( TGV) is Les Arcs- Draguignan, which is about 40 minutes away.
The varlib bus service operates in our area with links to larger towns and villages- bus stop just outside our gates.
All facilities are within walking distance to include, supermarket, banks, medical services, shops and a choice of restaurants and bars.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Nice, Marseille: 68.4 mi
Railway: Les Arcs, Draguignan: 21.7 mi
The following airports all easily accessible are served by cheap flights:

Nice airport at 114km
Toulon / St Tropez airport ( At Hyères ) at 97km
Marseille Provence Airport ( Marseille /Marignane) at 109km
By Train TGV- Les Arcs, Draguignan at 34km

Fly to Nice, Toulon/St Tropez, Marseille - all served by budget airlines.

TGV train to Les Arcs, Draguignan.

We provide secure off-road parking
Activities nearby
Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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