The village of Orgon is in the heart of Provence making it an ideal location for exploring the beautiful towns and perched hilltop villages in the Luberon National Park.
There are three double bedrooms each with its own en-suite bathroom, one with a double bed and two with singles, which can be converted into doubles.
The pool is within a sheltered courtyard filled with trees and plants. There is a covered shaded area making it an ideal place to enjoy ‘al-fresco’ dining for lunch and dinner.
Outside there is a mature vegetable garden full of summer produce for you to enjoy!
Living Room/Kitchen: This is an open plan area with a modern well equipped kitchen. There is a large fridge, a freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, electric hob and oven, microwave, coffee machine and bread maker! In the sitting area there are two sofas a DVD player and large flat screen ‘free to view’ TV.
Bedrooms: There are three bedrooms with two on the ground floor. The large master suite, with air conditioning, opens out on to the pool and terrace area and has an en-suite bathroom with a walk-in shower, free-standing bath and a separate toilet. The second bedroom on the ground floor has a shower room and separate toilet. It has either two single beds or a double. The upstairs bedroom has air conditioning and a walk-in shower room with toilet. This can be either two singles or a double.
Bathrooms: There are three en-suite bathrooms, one with a bath and walk in shower and two with showers. There is also a ‘guest toilet’ in the lobby.
Outside: There is a large covered ‘abri’ which protects you from the sun and has a large table with 6 chairs and overlooks the pool. There is also a vine covered terrace leading from the house which is also ideal for escaping the sun while dining. There is a comfy seating area and a table and chairs.
Parking: There is private parking for 3 vehicles in the garden and is made secure with automatic gates.
Swimming Pool: The pool (8 x 4m) is at the front of the house within a secure area surrounded by trees and walls. The pool is protected by a pool alarm, plus there is the option of a temporary fence if you have young children and would like additional security.
Internet : There is an internet connection available.
Gas, Electric and water: These are included in the rental cost.
End of stay cleaning: This is included in the rental cost.
Bed and bathroom linen: Bed linen, bath towels and pool towels are included in the rental cost.
Damage deposit: The owners request a damage deposit of 500 euros on arrival and this will be refunded to you at the end of your stay, less the replacement cost of any breakages/damage.
In France it is necessary to pay a taxe de sejour (tourist stay tax) and this is calculated based on the number of people (adults) in your group and the time of year you stay. Under 18's are exempt. We will advise you of the tax due at the time you make your reservation.
Changeover day: Saturdays only during the high season.
Smoking: Is not permitted inside the villa.
Pets: Please enquire.
Miscellaneous: Your host, Maggie, is happy to provide a pre-arrival grocery shop if you let us know your requirements in advance.
About the local area
The village of Orgon is perfectly situated for sightseeing as all points of interest are within one hours drive.....The Camargue with its white horses, salt mounds and sandy beaches. The ancient towns of Arles, Nimes, Avignon all of which are steeped in history and wonderful architecture. Aix en Provence and Lourmarin for its stylish shops and the hilltop villages of Buoux, Bonnieux, Lacoste, Les Baux and Minerbes are just waiting to be discovered.
The local shops, within a 5 minute walk from the Villa, provide basic groceries, fresh fruit and vegetables. There are also 3 Boulangeries for your daily bread and croissants. 5km away is Cavaillon - a town with several supermarkets (open Sunday morning) restaurants, shops and cafes.
The bank/cash dispenser, the pharmacy, the doctor and dentist are all on hand.
Walking, biking, tennis, golf and wine tasting can all be enjoyed locally.
If it’s the markets that interest you then you can visit one every day...St Remy, L’Isle sur la Sorgue, Lourmarin, Aix en Provence.
It`s unusual to find a place to stay that is better than the photographs provided, it was exceptional! We arrived and it totally exceed our expectations. It was superb! We had a fantastic time and Maggie and Mike were exceptional hosts. Thank you!
Brilliant! The photographs didn`t do it justice.
JB, Uk, August 2018
High quality finish, easy to use kitchen and privacy in the garden. The welcome was fantastic and genuinely warm and that, after 11 hours on the road, was perfect.
Mr M, UK, August 2017
The accommodation was excellent and everything that we were looking for - very well equipped, very comfortable, wonderful garden and outside area, great pool, safe space for our dog and wonderfully quiet.
Everything was very well managed - with excellent communication from Joie de Vivre.
Mr G, UK, August 2017
The whole villa was perfect. Amazing outside space and pool. The villa was also really well equipped. Mike and Maggie were friendly and really helpful.
Everything from the initial recommendation on accommodation to the end of our stay went smoothly and contributed hugely to us having a great holiday!
Ms C, UK, August 2017
Lovely house - comfortable and with character. Plenty of shade around the pool which was a good size, clean and very warm. The house was very well-equipped and we appreciated the air-conditioning. Comfortable bed and modern bathrooms.
Mr D, Nottinghamshire, August 2016
Fantastic property everything we needed and more. Very comfortable from every respect.
Mrs S, Cambridge, July 2016
We absolutely LOVED La Bergerie and hope to return.
Mrs J, Whitley Bay, UK, July 2015
We were extremely happy with our visit. The house is absolutely fantastic in every respect and the hosts extremely kind and fast to react if there is anything of concern
MR L, Denmark, July 2015.
Excellent. The best property we have every stayed in in France. Beautifully decorated and very clean. Lovely owners
Mrs B, Basildon, Essex, June 2015
Best we have stayed in France.
Mrs H, W.Australia, Oct 2014
It was better than we could have hoped for. Excellent villa, would go there again every year!
Mrs B, Nottinghamshire, UK, May 2014