Aix-en-Provence is a fantastic place to find a long term rental house in France. This vibrant University town in South of France is full of life all year around and you will be able to enjoy the many festivals and events that take place during the year. This well-equipped 3 bedroom house is situated in a leafy neighbourhood of Aix, just 10 mins from the town centre.
The house comes with WiFi, central heating, 2 bathrooms, terrace with outdoor dining area and a private garden. The house is beautifully furnished. The house is available for rentals from 3 months to up to 1 year.
This house in Aix-en-Provence is approached along a private road, on a densely wooded hillside. The house provides over 150m2 (1600 sq feet) of living space. The house is well insulated with double glazing and there are shutters to help keep the house cool in the summer and warm in the winter.
The ground floor of the house contains a large entrance hall, kitchen and open plan living room.
The bedrooms are located on the first floor.
Outside: there is a very pleasant outdoor seating area on the terrace in front of the house with a large table and chairs, parasol and deckchairs. A further terrace is situated at the side of the house near the kitchen with a small table that seats 2. A set of steps take you down from the terrace into the mature garden, filled with Mediterranean plants and trees. There are views down the valley towards La Chaine de L´Etoile mountain range. There is an outside washing line and plenty of space for children to play. A small shed in the corner of the garden is useful for storing bicycles and sports equipment. Gated parking is available just below the property on a separate terrace, the house is reached by a set of 7 steps.
The monthly long term rental prices for this house in Aix-en-Provence are based on a 12 month rental period. The prices do not include the utility bills. There is a monthly provision of €400 towards the electricity, heating, water, internet and communal taxes.
Long term rentals (12 months): €2500 pcm + bills
A charming long term rental villa with garden and magnificent views, set in a secluded and tranquil neighbourhood just 10 minutes from the centre of Aix-en-Provence in the South of France. This house is beautifully furnished and well-equipped for a long term sabbatical in Provence. Would suit a family or a couple with frequent guests. It is suitable for longer stays and as your base for a sabbatical year in Provence.
Aix en Provence is is a vibrant town famous for its many fountains, the daily market and a wealth of museums, restaurants and shops. In the heart of Aix, you will find the Cours Mirabeau, a wide tree-lined avenue where you can people watch over a coffee or a glass of wine. The Cours Mirabeau comes alive on a summer´s night. It´s a great place to stroll after dinner, enjoy an ice-cream, watch the street entertainers or visit the artisan market.
There are many things to do and see locally:
Sainte Victoire is our local mountain and was regularly painted by Cezanne. There are lots of walks and trails and some great spots for a picnic.
Marseille is the nearest large city and is a 30 minute drive, or a short journey by train. Visit the newly renovated port area and the fabulous new museums and galleries. Or take a boat out to the Calanques - a beautiful stretch of coastline with turquoise water
Cassis a pretty fishing village with a small pebbly beach is a 40 minute drive. Here you will find a fabulous Micheline star restaurant. There are walking trails from Cassis across the Calanques which offer stunning scenery and access to smaller beaches.
The Roman town of Arles in the Camargue region, is only a 75 minute drive from Aix. Here you can visit the Roman arena and theatre plus an amazing museum. Arles, was also the location where Vincent van Gogh and Paul Gauguin painted many of their famous paintings.
If you love hunting for antiques, the weekly Sunday market in Isle sur la Sorgue is great fun. The town also houses some big old warehouses where larger pieces of furniture and ´objets d´art´ can be found.
The city of Avignon is just 40 mins away. Avignon was once the home of the Pope and you can visit the fabulous Palais des Papes and also sample the wines from the nearby Chateauneuf des Papes vineyards.
The Gorges du Verdon and the Cote d´Azur are also within easy reach for day trips.
There are several golf courses in the local area - Pont Royal, Chateau L´Arc and Provence Country Club.
There is a TGV train station in Aix-en-Provence, just to the south of the town.
Aix-en-Provence is located very close to Marseille airport (40 mins). British Airways fly here from Heathrow and Easyjet from Gatwick. Alternative local airports include:
Nimes airport (1 hour)
Avignon airport (1 hour)
Toulon airport (1 hour 15 mins)
Nice airport (1 hour 45 mins)
This lovely long term rental property is located North-East of the town centre of Aix-en-Provence.
One month deposit to be paid at time of reservation (this will become the security deposit for your stay). Rent to be paid in advance on the first day of the month (for rentals of 3 months or less, the rent is to be paid in full prior to arrival). The utility bills are to be paid in addition to the monthly rent. There is a monthly provision of €400 towards the utility bills and charges (electricity, water, internet, heating and communal taxes). References may be required. Minimum stay is normally 3 months.
Long Term Rentals in France provides the largest selection of long term lets across the South of France, Dordogne and Northern France. Our properties are all personally inspected and available for rentals of between 3 to 12 months.
Long Term Rentals in France
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