La Ferme de Marie, ValbonneArea Info
6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 13
Air Con, Sea View, Heated Pool
A delightful 18th Century Bastide with 6 air-conditioned ensuite bedrooms, sleeping up to 13. Set among olives and vines with ountryside and sea views out over the Bay of Cannes. There is no better place to spend your days lazing by the heated and secure pool, lunching on the shaded terrace, and playing pétanque over an aperitif.
La Ferme de Marie is a charming villa, for many years the home of a venerable Italian racing car driver, it was recently discovered and completely restored by a well-known British travel journalist and author. The property is only 5 minutes from Valbonne and close by the historic towns of Mougins and Grasse. It sits in the heart of the Côte d’Azur, 30 minutes from Nice airport and with ready access to Cannes, Antibes, Nice, and Monaco.
The Bastide provides 6 spacious air-conditioned bedrooms, all with en-suite bathrooms, and a large 1st floor playroom. It is very well appointed in every sense, fitted by Mark Wilkinson and Fired Earth, with two kitchens (summer and winter), heated pool with automatic cover, high speed internet with full WiFi coverage, large flat screen TVs and iPhone speakers.
The house is ideal for 2-3 families, or up to 6 couples, and is a suitable venue for a small wedding, anniversary or party. The house has plenty of spots for dining from the open courtyard for lazy breakfasts to the shaded pool house and olive grove for lunches, and the top terrace for evening dinner or aperitifs over a game of petanque.
Kitchen - Winter kitchen: Fully fitted spacious Mark Wilkinson kitchen with AGA, dishwasher, large fridge-freezer, additional fridge drawers, sink. Summer kitchen: Leading through to the outside terrace with large gas barbeque.
Living Room - Sofa, armchairs, coffee table and large screen TV with Sky satellite channels.
Dining Room - Located in between the winter and summer kitchens and opens out onto courtyard. Long table for 8-12 people.
Utilities Room - Guest toilet with washbasin and mirror. Laundry/Utility room: Washing machine and separate dryer, ironing board, large sink, space for storing large items or preparation/ changing area for events.
Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Large Double Bed, with ensuite bathroom including Toilet, Bath Without Shower, Shower Enclosure, seperate toilet
Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Beds
Bedroom 5 - 1 Large Double Bed
Bedroom 6 - 2 Single Beds, 1 Cot
Bathroom 1 - Full Toilet, Bath Without Shower, Shower Enclosure
Bathroom 3 - Full Toilet, Bath Without Shower
Bathroom 5 - Full Toilet, Shower Enclosure
Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Child Bed, with ensuite bathroom including Toilet, Shower Enclosure,
Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
Bathroom 2 - Shower Room Toilet, Shower Enclosure
Bathroom 4 - Full Toilet, Bath Without Shower
Bathroom 6 - Full Toilet, Bath Without Shower
Heated Pool, 11.00m by 4.50m Security Cover
Parking for 10 cars
Activities include : Cycling, Hiking, Mountain Biking, Sailing, Swimming, Tennis
Suitable for : Children
Location: Sea View
La Ferme de Marie, Check Availability and Pricing
La Ferme de Marie is available for holiday rental during June July and August. Rates include all linen, towels, pool towels, a twice weekly clean. The house is fully alarmed with 24 hour remote surveillance and local onsite presence available. A professional chef and driver can be provided upon request.