The villa consists of a large house with 4 bedrooms for 8 people + a beautiful separate studio for 2 people. The studio can be rented alone out of season. To negotiate.
Large House: Two bedrooms are located on the main level, namely the master bedroom with sea view from the bed, and a second bedroom with hill views and a garden. Each room has its own bathroom or shower / washbasin and separate toilet. Two toilets are at the level of the floor including an individual.
The large house offers an open space in a large bright room with dining room for 6 or 8 people, the living room with very comfortable chairs and a fireplace with an insert.
This large room opens onto the very large terrace with two bay windows and a window overlooking the sea, the peninsulas and the pool. From the terrace where you can have lunch or dinner between 6 and 10 people and have an aperitif, you have a 180 degree view of the bay from east to west.
The modern kitchen with a central island is close to the indoor dining area and is well lit with sea views and the small house. Here you will find a large American fridge and freezer, four induction hobs, a conventional oven, a microwave oven and a dishwasher.
On the lower floor located at the arrival of the private road, we have built a new independent apartment with kitchenette, near the pool with sea views; a closed Provencal bedroom, a very comfortable sofa bed with sea view, small living room and a bathroom, w. c and large shower to share. Direct access to covered terrace facing sea.
The small house is a very cozy studio located 50 meters from the main house, with sea views, consisting of a very large room equipped with two sofa beds 1m 40 very comfortable for one person.
This living room, bedroom, office, breakfast corner or dinner opens onto a superb modern and spacious kitchen equipped with a fridge / freezer, induction hob, oven, dishwasher and washing machine. It has a small shower room, with sink and toilet ideal for two people.
The studio opens onto a gravel terrace with two large windows. We agree to rent it alone out of season. Price to negotiate.
The small house allows to have lunch / dinner inside for 4 people or outside for 6 people with a parasol of protection.
A path lit up at night according to the movements connects the two houses.
The main house and small house are connected to the internet and cable TV for French programs and both have air conditioning units and electric heaters.
Securing the pool includes two alarms.
The magic of this quiet and zen deprived property is its geography both sheltered from the crowds and close enough to the beaches and many sites of tourism and vacation on the Provençal coast and inland. A private haven with views of the sea, pine trees, scents and the hill that amazes visitors.
During the summer the cicadas in our pine aroma that emanates are enchanting.
This villa is a completely private property located 250 meters from the sea level and the coast which is accessed by an old Roman road asphalt, beautiful uphill; it ends with a private road that bypasses the two houses to a level uneven. There are several spaces on both sides of the houses to park cars.
The villa is located one hour from Marseille-Provence airport and 45 minutes from St Charles train station. The cost of a taxi from the airport to the villa varies between 120 and 200 euros.
The property is located high up in the hills overlooking the village of La Ciotat which is about 15 minutes drive. The old village of Ceyreste anchored in the hills is about 7 minutes from the property by a small steep concrete road. The village is the first point of departure to find a baguette, a caterer, fruits and vegetables from local producers, a beautiful little Romanesque church of the 12th century and the historic Roman fountain. New excellent food shops at the exit of the village.
The train station La Ciotat, less than 15 minutes from the property allows you to travel to Marseille, Toulon or Nice and the famous holiday resorts of the French Riviera.
We suggest that our renters come by car to enjoy their stay in Ceyreston because it is located in the heights; a vehicle is essential to move. 4x4s are ideal but not essential. Taxis are rare and expensive.
The owners will not be present during your stay at the Villa, however, you will be greeted by a concierge service located in the village or a resource person who lives nearby and knows the house well. You will be supported for any need, in French, English or Italian. Owners are however accessible at all times by email.
In the big house, as well as in the studio, you will find a drawer with information on activities and sites to visit in the area, restaurants etc. The La Ciotat Tourist Office is full of useful information.
Other points of interest to see nearby:
- Cassis, 30 minutes with visits to the famous "calanques"
- The village of medieval Castellet about 30 minutes
- Toulon, port and renovated historic town
- Marseille 60 minutes with the MUCEM and its new museums,
old neighborhoods, harbor, shopping
- Aix en Provence 30-45 minutes away,
- Nice to two hours by car or train.
The Main house features 4 comfortable bedrooms that sleep 8 people. 2 of the bedrooms are upstairs and 2 on the ground floor. Each bedroom has its own bathroom / shower room for 4 persons in the downstairs apartment. where the bathroom must be shared There are 2 toilets upstairs and one downstairs.
The Main House: has a wide open living room / dining room qui includes a fireplace and comfortable sofas. The room opens via two bay windows onto a long terrace overlooking the pool and Mediterranean from East to West with 180 degree sea views. The terrace accomodates a dining table that seats 8-10, has barbecue, has 4 seats garden lounge and one long chair. The modern kitchen is fully equipped with a large fridge, induction cooker, microwave and dishwasher. There is a washer and dryer in the ground floor / basement.
The Guest Cottage includes 2 full size comfortable pull out sleeves for 1 person (or 2 children). The Guest Cottage has its own small kitchen with fully equipped kitchen, including fridge, induction cooker, dishwasher and washing machine. The Guest Cottage also has its own terrace and both indoor and outdoor dining areas for four people. Rental ideally for 2 persons due to small bathroom area.
Both the Main House and the Guest Cottage-have wireless internet access and cable TV, as well as air conditioning / electric heaters.
The pool is secured with a double alarm.
The magic of this property and its location is seaside resorts of the French Riviera as well as the many wonderful surrounding areas of Provence, yet it is extremely private and with its own million dollar view of the Mediterranean sea.
During The summer the song of the 'cicadas gold crickets in our pine trees is delightful.
This villa is a private property up to 250 meters from the sea and is accessed via a private road. There is ample parking space on the property. It's located 60 minutes away from the Airport of Marseilles-Provence. The cost of a taxi from the airport varies between 120 and 200 Euros.
The house is located in the hills above the seaside village of La Ciotat, which is about 15 minutes away by car. The old Roman town of Ceyreste nestled in the hills Is located about 7 minutes from the house. It is the nearest place to find a 'baguette', catering, fruit and vegetables, a superb 12th Century Romanesque church and fountain.
The process to closest station west to Marseille, Toulon or Nice East Is That of La Ciotat, qui est less than 15 minutes drive from the house.
We recommend that you stay here, as the Villa is located on a steep hill and is easy to get to and from. Taxis are expensive.
You will be greeted by a property manager who lives nearby and will be available to assist you with any issue in English, French and Italian.
In the Main House living room as well as in the Guest Cottage, where you will find a useful local information.
Nearby attractions Cassis, Bandol wine valley and villages of Le Castellet and La Cadiere d'Azur, Toulon, islands etc.Get the full listing »