A relaxing holidays among vineyards, close to the Gulf of St Tropez and just one hour away from the stunning Gorges du Verdon
The Bastide « A Quinta » is a typical Provencal villa, fully renovated in 2008. Very spacious it offers the maximum comfort for a vacation between the sea and the mountains, in a relaxing environment in the heart of the Provence vineyards.
It is located in a small residential area near by the centre of Les Arcs sur Argens, picturesque medieval village in the Var region. In the shade of centuries old basswood tree, protected by lush greenery and fully fenced, the property offers maximum tranquillity and safety. Its location allows you to walk to the historical town centre, the shops and the railway station.
The Bastide "A Quinta" can be rented for periods ranging from two days, a week, a full month or longer, accommodating up to 8 people (6 in the main house and 2 in the independent studio); it has a private swimming pool, ideal for relaxing moments or kids’ fun; a “petanque” playing ground and all the facilities you normally enjoy in your own home.
Total inside area : 125 m2
Ground floor : Living room / dining area (with sofa bed) and kitchen
First floor : Three rooms (sleep 6) and two bathrooms
Independent studio : One room with a double bed, entrance, bathroom, private access
Outside : Swimming pool, terraces with lounge chairs
The Bastide is fully available for guests
The village of Les Arcs is less than thirty minutes away from the beaches of the St. Tropez Gulf. Arriving in S.te Maxime it is possible to follow the costal road to the east to Frejus, St. Raphaël, Cannes, Antibes; and to the west to Port Grimaud, St.Trop ez, the Pampelonne beaches. The cobalt blue sea, the mega yachts and the chic “promenades” of villages that once upon a time were small fisherman ports, are all part of the typical setting of the Côte d’Azur.
If you want to leave the jet set behind you, in the area of Les Arcs it’s possible to walk through the vineyard and visit different local wineries to taste the local reds and rosé. Different paths in the neighbouring hills and mountains offer the possibility to enjoy hikes in the maquis, fully immersed in stunning, unspoiled nature. Near by golf courses enrich your relaxation opportunities.
Travelling to the north, through a bucolic scenery, in less than one hour by car it is possible to reach the S.te Croix lake, at the foot of the “Gorges du Verdon”. The lake, surrounded by lush vegetation offers sandy and pebble beaches and it’s ideal for a nice swim in its blue waters. The “Gorges du Verdon” is the deepest European canyon, a marvel of nature, where it is possible to do kayaking, canoeing, hiking, trekking. A unique, open scenery where human presence is not felt .... In the heart of Europe.
The region has a lot of towns and villages worth a visit; from Draguignan, the main town, to Chateaudouble, Cotignac, Carces, Aups, typical Provencal villages perched on mountains.
Between the sea, hills, vineyards, lake, mountains, sports, history and art, without forgetting the culinary tradition, whatever your inclination and preferences there is no time to waste.