Le Kiwi-converted barn, sleeps 2, pool, Provence
Apt. / Condo
Le Kiwi-converted barn, sleeps 2, pool, Provence
LE KIWI is just 1 of our 7 fully self catering Gites here at "Mas Saint Antoine", this 17thC renovated farmhouse & converted outbuildings that make up the 7 gites is set in 2/3rds of an acre amidst open fields & orchards. Being on the main road between Avignon and St-Remy we are ideally situated for exploring all the best that Provence has to offer with no greater drive than 60mins to see it all. Our grounds have been fully landscaped into various garden themes and include a 12 x 6m swimming pool, summer house, a pond with waterfall, 300 year old olive trees and several secluded seating areas dotted around the grounds.
â€œLe Kiwiâ€? is a converted barn with the original barn doors replaced by a large double glazed frontage with double doors, there a no windows as such in Le Kiwi, but 2 panes of glass have been removed & replaced by siding panels to allow ventilation including mosquito netting. This lovely self-contained studio gite consists of 2 main rooms, the 'back' room is brightly coloured & contains the fully fitted kitchen which is fully equipped with fridge freezer, a gas hob & oven combination unit, dishwasher, microwave oven, toaster, coffee maker etc. There is no direct sunlight however there is sufficient lighting to overcome this. Within this back room is a small separate bathroom with glassed in shower, WHB and WC. The 'front' room is divided, or not by a chiffon curtain, the 'bedroom' area contains the queen size metal four posted bed, a free standing wardrobe & shelf unit, a bookcase with radio/CD player on top with a selection of CD's. The front most 'lounge' area contains 2 chairs, side table & lamp and large antique cupboard unit, on top is a TV with inbuilt DVD player. You have the option of either French TV channels or English free view TV channels. Out front you have your own screened & shaded terrace/patio area with table & chairs & gas BBQ for the outside dining experience.
All linens and bathroom towels are supplied free of charge. Free access to separate pool towels is also available. Laundry facilities including free detergent, is shared with the other guests on a rotational basis.
Swimming pool and large gardens shared with the other guests.
At 500m from the village of Rognonas with all its services, you are an easy 10min walk from 4 bakeries, a supermarket, 2 traiteur, 1 boucherie, 2 bars and 2 restaurants and several Pizza takeaways. Rognonas also offers a Post Office, 2 banks with cash machines a Pharmacy & even an intimate Wine Tasting Experience. The thriving heart of Provence, Avignon is a 10-minute drive with simple access to several parking buildings. The Avignon TGV Train Station is approx 10mins away.
As well as standard self-catered "Gite" accommodation, we offer a range of services to make Mas Saint-Antoine "more than just a Gite", ranging from local information services, day tripping suggestions to relaxing poolside Pizza evenings.
We look forward to welcoming you to Mas Saint Antoine
Kerrin & Keryn Webster
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Le Kiwi-converted barn, sleeps 2, pool, Provence Rognonas, Provence, France
Additional Location Information
The city of Avignon is an easy 10min drive with Saint Remy de Provence approx a 20min drive. For the non drivers, there is regular daily bus services into Avignon and the surrounding towns of Arles, Chateaurenard and St Remy. For the explorers, the Luberon and its famous villages like Lâ€™isle sur La Sorgue, Gordes, Fontaine De Vaucluse & Rousillion are 30 minutes away to the east while the north offers you Orange and the wine region including Chateauneuf du Pape, Gigondas, Vacqueras, Rasteau & many more within the same amount of time. The 2000 year old roman "Pont du Gard" and Nimes are within 45 minutes to the west while the south gives you St Remy, Les Baux, les Alpilles and its picturesque villages as well as Arles, Tarascon and Baucaire within a 20 minute drive.
For the more adventurous, a 60 to 90 minute drive will take you to Marseille or the beautiful costal village of Cassis for a dip in the sea. The Camargue, Les Saintes Maries de la Mer and Aigues Mortes are also within an easy driving distance.
More About This Location
City vacations, Rural retreats
Nearest train station: Avignon TGV, 3 miles Nearest airport: Avignon, Marseille, Nimes, Montpellier Nearest ferry port: Marseille, 65 miles Car is recommended
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