Chateau de Viens
Route de Simian, 84750 Viens
Price per week From 15 000 €
To 25 000 €
Kitchen – lovely, not very big (family kitchen/farmhouse kitchen)
Back kitchen with washing machine, big sink,
American fridge with icemaker
Cellar – wine cellar
Larder with another big fridge for veg
Drawing Room – Two sofas, two chairs, a fireplace for open fire
Dining Room – Seats 8 /10
Outdoor Eating area in front of the chateau -Table seats 10 but can seat 20 with an extra table as the same size as swimming pool table – uses same linen
1st floor 2 x King Size bedrooms with en suite bathrooms
Library – with Sky TV small seating area – French doors out onto the back of the Chateau – walk out into the garden from there
2nd floor 1 x double bed bedroom
1 x large twin with washbasin
1 x twin room with en suite (shower, bath, and loo) en suite can be accessed by other rooms on the 2nd floor
Half landing – shower and WC – can be used by other 2 bedrooms on 2nd floor
Laundry room with 2 x washers and 2 x dryers – everything dry’s in this room
Ground Floor A very pretty covered outdoor terrace with a stone table that seats 10
Large open plan beautiful kitchen /dining room – seats 8 – with the latest equipment – Larcornue oven
Small sitting room – tv room as well
1 x WC and basin
1 x twin/ double bedroom with en suite double basins set in marble
Bath in the bedroom
1 x king bedroom – with en suite shower, WC and double basin, this bedroom has a mezzanine floor up a ladder – could be a hang-out area for teenagers. This bedroom has direct access through a French window and shutter door to the
At the back of the Farm near the entrance to the swimming pool is a completely independent double bedroom with a bathroom and a small open room suitable for a young child or cot.
Laundry Room with washer and dryer 1st floor
Huge drawing room – beautiful & wonderful view with original pieces of furniture
1 x King size double bedroom1 x Twin bedroom
1 x Single bedroom
All share a bathroom – WC (separate) and bath (with hand-shower)
On the ground floor there are also 2 separate independent apartments. One which used to be occupied by the old guardian is not available and the other which is suitable for staff such as a chef or nanny.
Large swimming pool 12 x 6 M (can be heated)
Underneath the swimming pool, there is a huge games room with snooker table, ping pong, and baby football.
Date of construction and last renovation
Built-in the 19th Century – fully renovated in 2017
Location and Key Sites
This exquisite 19th Century Hunting Lodge is located in the beautiful countryside of the Luberon near to the medieval villages of Viens and Rustrel with the most awesome views. The estate has 650 acres of land, mainly forests, perfect for walking, cycling, painting and exploring this lovely Provencal landscape. In addition, there are extensive sports facilities with a large swimming pool, tennis court, football pitch and boule pitch making it an ideal place to spend either an action-packed or stress-free, relaxing holiday, for those who value their privacy.
The Estate is very much located in the Golden Triangle of the Luberon valley with the medieval villages of Viens and Rustral nearby. Both have village shops and bakeries. The picturesque villages of Menerbes, Goult, Bonnieux, and Gordes are all within 30 minutes and have great local restaurants and markets. Aix en Provence and Avignon and all their various festivals and attractions are only 60 minutes away. Meanwhile, for the more adventurous Monaco, St Tropez and the coast are only a short helicopter ride away.
This secluded and private property consists of the Chateau which has 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and enjoys stunning views over the countryside to the hills and mountains of the Luberon; the Farm which has 2 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms and an independent double bedroom with bathroom; and the Apartment which has 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. There are in total 3 separate kitchens, several indoor and outdoor dining areas and a large choice of indoor drawing rooms and outdoor seating areas where one can just relax and enjoy the peaceful surroundings. It is ideal for 10 – 12 people although can sleep up to 18 comfortably.
Pets considered on request.
Yes weddings, special celebrations, etc for up to 150 people