This wonderful holiday home offers stunning views over some of France’s most beautiful countryside, often as far as the Massif de l’Esterel.
This gorgeous located is complemented by being within easy reach of the glitz and glamour of the Cote d’Azur.
A traditional home with a relaxed ambience, this property is situated in a quiet and private setting.
You will be relaxed as soon as you arrive, with a greeting of chilled rose in your fridge, sitting back in the al fresco lounge is the ideal start to your holiday.
Listen to the birds singing in the nearby pine trees as you look over the surrounding landscape with its beautiful vineyards and valleys.
Five charming bedrooms are spread across the two floors of this villa, along with a welcoming lounge and well equipped kitchen.
Children will have plenty to do here with the toys, books, games and Netflix on offer, whilst the Bose sound system is perfect for social nights.
To owner’s attention to detail can be seen in the Egyptian cotton bath linen and Turkish pool towels.
Explore the stone steps of the Provencal gardens and take time to relax on the terraces with their glorious views, ideal places for al fresco dining.
The salt water swimming pool is perfect for a hot summer days, surrounded by sun loungers to laze on and a pool house kitchen for preparing meals and enjoy lunches.
With a summer kitchen, pizza oven and barbecue there is so much to choose from.
Fayence is just 3km from this villa, and is wonderful for a morning coffee or evening meal at one of the many restaurants.
Spend time wandering its streets and pick up some local produce at the market.
Set on a quiet country lane in the outstanding Var department of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, La Colline Du Soleil is only a short drive from some of the region’s loveliest hilltop villages and 40km from Cannes and the glamourous French Riviera.
Fayence (3km), less than a ten-minute drive away, has a good range of shops and many wonderful restaurants as well as a great market on a Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday morning where you can pick up all sorts of local produce from fresh fruit and vegetables to olive oil, cheese and herbs.
Another beautiful hilltop village, Seillans, is also just under ten-minutes away and an amazing place to visit with its steep medieval lanes and little squares. Classified as one of France’s ‘Plus Beaux Villages’, there are atmospheric cafes, ancient plane trees, pretty fountains and a delightful market on a Wednesday morning. Just outside the village, visit the enchanting Chapelle Notre-Dame de l'Ormeau with its 16th century altarpiece.
Other picturesque hilltop villages include Tourrettes, Callian, Montauroux, all within around twenty minutes by car. Further afield, discover other famous villages and towns of this region such as Grasse (30km), Mougins (42km), Valbonne (48km) and St Paul de Vence (62km). Pass landscapes of mesmerising Provençal countryside filled with olive groves, vineyards and forests.
You can reach the coast within about 45 minutes with the beaches of Cannes, Mandelieu-La-Napoule, Saint-Raphaël and Théoule-sur-Mer easily reached. A little further afield, you could even drive all the way to Saint-Tropez (70km) and its famous Pampelonne beach or in the other direction the beaches around Antibes (54km) and Juan-les-Pins are also wonderful. You’ll also find a great range of watersports along the coast and some lovely boat trips from Cannes, particularly out to the Mediterranean island of Île Sainte-Marguerite.
Closer to home, there are also some great watersports at Lac de Saint-Cassien, about a 20-minute drive away, as well as lakeside beaches, lovely restaurants, swimming, fishing and pedaloes. For further watersport adventures, drive to the famous Verdon Gorge around 80km away.
Golf-lovers only have to drive 15 minutes to find one of the region’s most prestigious courses, Terre Blanche, whilst other activities include cycling, mountain biking, horse-riding, tennis and some excellent walking including trails from right outside the house. There is also a gliding centre only a short drive away for a unique experience during your stay.