Visit the gateway to Provence at its most authentic; In Ardèche we offer you a charming stay in a traditional 18th century stone house. A rural retreat surrounded by cherry trees and chestnut groves with a lbeautiful little river and waterfall 5 minutes away. We are 10 minutes from the hillside market town of Aubenas with its vibrant market and beautiful castle, 1.5 hrs from Avignon and Nîmes, and 2 hours from Lyon. Swim daily in our local river with waterfall, kayak the Ardèche river, visit local vineyards or simply sip on rosé with a good book in our shady garden. Vallon Pont d'Arc and the Chauvet exhibition (Herzog's 'Cave of Lost Dreams') is only 35 km away. The surrounding landscape is dotted with some of the finest castles and most beautiful historic villages to be found anywhere in France: Vogué, Balazuc and Labeaume not to mention others of great charm, character and history. As such you can enjoy Ardèche fully and yet get away from the tourists and soak in tranquility when you feel like it
Our home has four large renovated bedrooms (two with ensuite bathroom and two with a shared bathroom two bedrooms. If you are travelling with friends or another family there are independent entrances and two of the bedrooms are completely independent with their own terrace. There is a fully equipped kitchen, Lounge with a TV, wifi, a mezzanine terrace with a large dining table and a sunny balcony for outdoor dining. We also have a cool vaulted wine cellar with a well for a cold drink to escape the summer heat, a shady garden of mature cherry trees with hammocks and a ping-pong table.