The villa, in a typical Provencal style, is located in a quiet area of the beloved town of St-Rémy-de-Provence, about a 10-15 minute easy walk from town. We will re-do photos in the spring of 2017 when flowers are in bloom.
Villa Marius is a beautiful two-story Provençal country house, set in a quiet area of the well-beloved town of St-Rémy-de-Provence, and an easy 10-15 minute walk to the center. It is one of our many Provence holiday villas. This property has all the amenities you could want: it is gated, with three bedrooms and two baths; a 4 x 8 meter private, protected pool, and a terrace with lots of space for dining. The villa is air-conditioned and has wifi and TV. The 1500 m2 garden is full of flowers and trees.
Many people believe that St Rémy is the most attractive small town in Provence. It is known as a sophisticated country town with some of the best Provence has to offer, with a wonderful, central location for visting Provence, a large variety of cafés, wine bars and bistros, and excellent shopping.
Hercule Grimaldi of Monaco became Marquis of the region in 1642. Centuries later Princess Grace of Monaco stayed here, her daughter Princess Caroline lived here and sent her children to the local schools. French President Mitterand lived here. Today's travelers still enjoy the timeless charm of the area.
Rental villa in St Remy de Provence, south of France
St Remy de Provence is perhaps the most beautiful small town in Provence. Post World War II, it was an agricultural area, specializing in flower seeds and sheep, but now is known as a sophisticated country town with some of the best Provence has to offer, and with a wonderful, central location.
There are many sites in St Rémy: the very important Roman ruins at Glanum; the rue Hoche, a tiny street where French-Jewish doctor and astronomer Nostradamus was born in 1503. Don’t forget the colorful Wednesday market which is well known all over Provence. Vincent van Gogh spent most of the last year of his life here, at the St.Paul de Maussole Clinic, and painted over 150 paintings.