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8 bedroom, Provencal 12th C priory, sleeps 16, next Mt. Ventoux and Rhone wine

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Overview
8 bedrooms
8 bathrooms
16 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
LA MADELENE IS AVAILABLE FOR WEEKLY RENTAL IN JULY and AUGUST 2017. We are new to summer whole house rental , 2016 was our first year through another platform, hence no reviews here as yet, however La Madelene is used the rest of the year as a B&B and has more than 100 TA reviews ( search TA for: La Madelene , Malaucene to read them), we are 98% graded 'Excellent'. Former Benedictine priory dating from 1180 - stylishly converted to an 8 bedroom country house, sleeping up to 16 , 550m2, located between Mt. Ventoux and the Dentelles in the Vaucluse Provence - 40k NE of Avignon. The house was formerly the home of French novelist Marie Cardinal. Each bedroom has en -suite shower rooms installed in the last 8 years. There are terraces for al fresco eating/relaxing and an 11x5 m pool. There i...LA MADELENE IS AVAILABLE FOR WEEKLY RENTAL IN JULY and AUGUST 2017. We are new to summer whole house rental , 2016 was our first year through another platform, hence no reviews here as yet, however La Madelene is used the rest of the year as a B&B and has more than 100 TA reviews ( search TA for: La Madelene , Malaucene to read them), we are 98% graded 'Excellent'. Former Benedictine priory dating from 1180 - stylishly converted to an 8 bedroom country house, sleeping up to 16 , 550m2, located between Mt. Ventoux and the Dentelles in the Vaucluse Provence - 40k NE of Avignon. The house was formerly the home of French novelist Marie Cardinal. Each bedroom has en -suite shower rooms installed in the last 8 years. There are terraces for al fresco eating/relaxing and an 11x5 m pool. There is a large communal room 'The Chapel' for internal meals/relaxing. Broadband internet connection. Large Provencal kitchen, fully equipped, x 2 dishwashers, x ovens etc Dining space al fresco, in the kitchen or in the Chapel dining room. The house is located between the scenic Dentelles de Monmirail hills and Mt. Ventoux which at 1912m dominates the landscape and is an iconic landmark for followers of the Tour de France. Needless to say the area is a mecca for cyclists - the local village of Malaucene boasts one of the regions best bike shops where you can rent all sorts of bikes up to the very highest spec. For history lovers, nearby are the Roman archeological site at Vaison -la -Romaine, the Roman arena at Orange and for wine fans the famous vineyards of Gigondas, Vacqueyras, Beaumes de Venise and a 30 minute drive takes you to Chateauneuf du Pape. The Luberon villages of Gordes, Roussillon , Bonnieux are just over an hours drive to the south. Other activities: hill walking in the Dentelles is immensely popular as is rock climbing; the Tuesday Provencal market in Vaison is the most popular in the region - 8 minutes by car; excellent cookery school in Vaison ; Olive oil production at Beaumes de Venise co-op; Goats cheese farm just 5 minutes away, 40 charming goats ( great entertainment for young ones); visiting the Benedictine monastery near Suzette to listen to Gregorian chants; river walking in the Toulerenc river to cool off; numerous high quality to simple/fun restaurants & bistros within 10 minutes drive; there is a luxury Spa complex available in nearby Malaucene. Private wine tours can be arranged. Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: Siret: 50018653100017More
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Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Cooker
Grill
Suitable For Children Under 5
Refrigerator
Washer
Central Heating
Dishwasher
Towels Provided
Freezer
Private Garden
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Ceiling Fans
Stereo System
TV
Parking
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Balcony
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Horse Riding Nearby
Wi-Fi
Kettle
Internet Access
Terrace
Toaster
Patio
Fireplace
Deck
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About the Owner
Philip R
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2017
Interaction with guests
We can provide a maid service if required and even offer guided wine tours ( the owner is a WSET qualified wine tutor)
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