For those feeling more energetic, there is also a boulodrome and a ping-pong table plus a wide variety of children's games. When everything becomes too exhausting there is a bar and fridge for pool-side refreshments.
The fabulous swimming-pool, which can be heated if required, measures an enormous 16.50 m x 4.50 metres and is enclosed by fencing. An abundance of loungers ensure perfect relaxation for lazy summer days and there is a barbecue for the balmy summer nights.
The stunning modern kitchen not only boasts an enormous professional range but is fully-equipped with every conceivable gadget plus an American-style fridge. There is even a wine-cooler for those wanting to ensure their local purchases (the vineyards of nearby Beaumes-de-Venise, Sablet, Gigondas, Vacqueyras and Châteauneuf-du-Pape are world-famous) remain in tip-top condition!
The kitchen has huge pivoting doors which open out onto the pergola-covered terrace.
Taken in the opposite direction to the photograph above, the stylish dining area. The hand-crafted wooden dining-table is perfect for sophisticated indoor dining, and there is a wide selection of table linen available to suit every taste.
Great attention to detail during the restoration has resulted in a lovely house, full of character and old-world charm but with every modern amenity. The property is very well-equipped so that guests will want for absolutely nothing. There's even a children's playground where smaller visitors can have endless fun on the swing or in the sandpit. The beautifully furnished sitting room is an ideal haven for watching TV on the large wall-mounted flat screen television. The fabulous leather Chesterfield sofa and contemporary chairs provide comfortable seating for those simply wanting to relax or read.
The gorgeous master-bedroom is a masterpiece in calming white complete with tiny skirting lights for a romantic atmosphere. The en-suite bathroom has a bath, shower and twin basins and there is also a single bed at mezzanine level reached by ladder, ideal for a young adult.
A luxury vacation rental villa for 9 near a Provencal wine village.
In the heart of magnificent countryside yet moments away from the famous Rhône wine village and charming village of Beaumes-de-Venise, this stunning former bergerie has been lovingly and tastefully restored to provide luxurious accommodation over two floors, ideal for the discerning traveller in Provence.
This is a truly wonderful home, equipped and furnished in the best possible taste. There are 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, alll the rooms and bedrooms are air-conditioned, and have independent controls. The pool can be heated for a cost of 100-150 euros per week.
Beaumes-de-Venise is one of the important CRU wine villages in the southern Rhône valley and is a perfect location for wine lovers to explore the local Ventoux wineries, Gigondas, Vacqueryas, Cairanne, Châteauneuf-du-Pape, and more.
Villa in Beaume-de-Venise, in the Vaucluse in Provence, south of France.
The old houses and narrow streets of the medieval village rise up to the reddish sandstone cliffs with their many caves. Life in the village centers around an open central area with squares, weathered stone fountains, shops, outdoor terrace cafés, with plenty of shade from the plane trees.