Built in 1904 this stunning 15 bedroom Château is situated in a most peaceful and residential area and has views of the Esterel mountains and is a short drive from the Bay of St Raphael. It has been lovingly restored and stylishly furnished throughout offering luxurious accommodation. The 17-metre infinity swimming pool with hard cover can be heated on request and there is also a boules court, table tennis table and games room with home cinema and billiards table. This is sumptuous property in a superb location ideal for a large family gathering, wedding or corporate event.
Built in 1904 by Lord Amherst of London, this stunning Château, situated in a most peaceful and private area, has breathtaking views of the Esterel mountains and the Bay of St Raphael. It has been lovingly restored and stylishly furnished throughout offering luxurious accommodation and benefitting from brand new furnishings. The 17-metre infinity swimming pool with hard cover can be heated on request and there is also a boules court, table tennis table, gym and games room with home cinema and billiards table. There is also access to a local tennis and golf club. This is sumptuous property in a superb location ideal for a large family gathering, wedding or corporate event. A gated driveway leads to a very spacious parking area with an additional separate entrance for wheelchair access and lift to all floors. Access to the main house is via the cloisters providing an atmospheric ambience for dining and entertaining.
The ground floor consists of guest bathroom with wheelchair access, three very spacious reception rooms with direct access to and lovely views over the pool terrace comprising the formal dining room and grand salons with library, a professional kitchen and a fully equipped family kitchen with breakfast table and direct access to a superb terrace. There is also a cosy television room with Sky satellitec hannels and DVD with French doors leading to the sheltered Cloister Gardens.
A sweeping original oak staircase leads to the first floor where there are a total of 10 bedrooms; there are eight doubles and two twin bedrooms all with en suite bathrooms with a total of nine bath tubs and three showers. One of the doubles has interconnecting doors into a twin bedroom which is ideal for a family. These two rooms share a lovely south-facing terrace overlooking the pool area. The master suite has a large bed and en suite bathroom with free standing bath tub and an additional large separate shower room next to the private sitting room.
The second floor is ideal for staff or teenagers. It has three bedrooms; two small doubles, and a bedroom with two double beds. Both these rooms share two bathrooms, one with bath tub and the other with shower. From here a steep and narrow stairway leads to the roof terrace which has wonderful panoramic views.
On the lower ground floor is the games room with billiards table and home cinema with projector, DVD player and satellite, the gym and guest bathroom. There are also two double bedrooms on this level both with en suite bathrooms with bath tub and each have access to a gravel terrace.
The 17 x 4 metre infinity swimming pool is surrounded by teak decking and is furnished with high quality sun loungers and seating area.
A wonderful property, ideal for a large family gathering or special event.
When you are on holiday you want a stress free time so your own personal concierge provides that little bit of extra luxury. Whether it be recommending and booking local restaurants before you get to your villa, making sure that your arrival is smooth organizing airport transfers and a rental car delivered to you and that the fridges are full or advising on day trips, sightseeing, shopping and beaches then your concierge is there to help.
For some people leisurely trawling of local food markets and then cooking at home is an ideal part of the holiday and our experts can advise the best places to go. If however you never want to see a food shop or market then we can organize fresh food deliveries for your arrival and during your stay, pre cooked meal deliveries or, the ultimate indulgence is your own private chef or cook as well as a waiter or butler and we have a selection of some of the best.
Sometimes just gazing at the water isn’t enough. For the active we can help to organize water skiing, wake boarding, kite surfing snorkeling and diving or for those wishing to relax on a boat we can organize day charters of motor yachts or sail boats for exploring or simply people watching.
In most destinations we can organise the ultimate in pampering. Perhaps a beautician for that essential pedicure, or hairdresser for a blow dry before that special dinner. We have excellent proven service providers or we can even get them to come to your villa, perhaps even a relaxing massage by the pool. If fitness is your thing then we know the best local gyms, yoga and Pilates classes or we can organise private instructors to visit your villa.