The restaurant is open all season from March to November and closes on Sunday evenings (except in July and August), Monday all day and Tuesday lunchtime. It can also be made private upon request, except in July and August.
There is a resident chef who offers gourmet cuisine and generous mediterranean dishes, prepared exclusively with fresh fruits and vegetables grown organically on site at the property or supplied by small local producers.
The restoration has been extensively researched; Fontvieille stone for the ground, 17th-century terracotta in some rooms, lime and patina on the walls, visible flagstones and wooden beams, Italian stone and marble for the bathrooms...
The large kitchen is intended for preparing copious meals for the entire group and is equipped with professional cooking equipment for your cook or chef. Please contact us for recommendations regarding locally-based chefs.
Provence Emotional Escapes presents this luxury estate for rent near Eygalières, Alpilles, France.
In the countryside just five minutes from the world-renowned village of Eygalières, Domaine du Gourmet is a beautiful Provencal villa estate of outstanding quality. Air-conditioning throughout, tennis court, golf practice course, jacuzzi and heated swimming pool hewn into the living rock... Domaine du Gourmet really does have it all - even an on-site restaurant that serves fresh fruits and vegetables organically grown on site at the property!
Set in 25 hectares of parkland planted with pine trees, olive trees and lavender, the property is a fully renovated 17th-century hamlet that was once home to shepherds and their flocks. The owner has paid a lot of attention to the decoration, both inside and out. The stylish modern provençal interior brings out the light and warmth in the rooms and living areas, creating an atmosphere of serenity throughout Domaine du Gourmet, while the exteriors have been tailored to perfection, allowing you to fully enjoy the breathtaking 180º views on the Alpilles.
With 8 en-suite bedrooms and 3 suites, the property can sleep large groups of up to 22 adults and 4 to 6 children (excepting babies) in great comfort. All bedrooms are air-conditioned and equipped with a flat-screen TV with satellite reception.
Domaine du Gourmet is also an ideal property to host your destination wedding in Provence in a spectacular setting with up to 110 guests. For information about rates and terms for weddings, please see "Specifics" under the link to "Availability & Rates."
A wedding costs €6240 off season, and €10 140 in summer. You must add to this the cost of one to several nights stay at the domaine, €4420 per night in the off season, and €5850 per night in summer.
Just 10 minutes drive from St. Rémy de Provence, Eygalières is a haven of tranquillity with lots of class and charm.
Designated as one of the most beautiful villages in France, Eygalières is where many celebrities spend pleasant, undisturbed holidays, far from the paparazzi on the coast. Located on the edge of the Alpilles (the little Alps of Provence), Eygalières offers fantastic views of sublime rocky outcroppings. Surrounded by farmland, olive and fruit orchards, Eygalières is a quiet and charming community made up of artists, farmers and tradesmen alike.
The main street has everything you could want from a small village and more: a collection of superb restaurants, bistros, mini markets, beauty salons, speciality wine shops, an art gallery and several eclectic cafés. The village runs its own market every Friday.