(FVDP) Villa des Pins Grand Cru, Bordeaux accommodation with a private pool
- Local Area
- Private 10m x 4m pool
- Pool is heated
- Fenced gated pool
- Secure swimming pool
- pool alarm
- Private garden
- Petanque court
- Free Wi-Fi
- Private drive/parking
- Children’s swings
- Satellite TV
- Bordeaux city 15 mins
- Restaurant 1.3km
- Spa treatments 1.3km
- Smith Haut Lafitte 1.3km
- Supermarkets shops
- Bars restaurants nearby
If luxury and sophistication is what you are looking for in a holiday villa, look no further!
This Bordeaux accommodation with a private heated pool has been renovated to a very high standard and offers luxurious holiday accommodation in the heart of the Bordeaux countryside, yet conveniently is just 15 minutes drive from the cosmopolitain city centre of the Unesco world heritage site of Bordeaux, France.
Conveniently located just a 1 hour drive to the sandy beach and cosmopolitain shopping at Arcachon Bay.
A chic and contemporary open-plan living area flows across the ground floor over travertine tiles and spills out onto the decked terrace which is perfect for al-fresco dining on a summers evening.
Three bedrooms are each accompanied by a modern, lavish bathroom and the carefully manicured garden wraps around the house and private pool to complete the setting.
For lovers of fine wine and gourmet cuisine, just 2 minutes drive (1.3km) or an easy 15 minutes walk away by a quite road is the infamous Grand Cru Classe, Smith Haut Lafitte wine estate where a tour and tastings of their sumptuous wines are a must, a stunning Bordeaux wine estate.
The Michelin star restaurant La Grand’ Vigne is an experience to be savoured, the bistro-style menu at La Table du Lavoir offers superb value for money in beautiful surroundings and last but not least, be thoroughly pampered at the renowned Les Sources Caudalie Vinotherapy Spa.
Bedrooms & sumptuous bathrooms
Double room overlooking the rear garden and pool. 160cm wide 200cm long bed. En-suite shower room, basin and WC.
Twin or double room overlooking the front garden. 180cm wide 200cm long bed which can be separated to 2 x 90cm. En-suite shower room with basin.
A separate WC is also located next to the lounge and ground floor bedrooms.
Large twin or double room built into the eaves of the house overlooking the rear garden and pool. 180cm wide 200cm long bed which can be separated to 2 x 90cm, a further single bed (90cm x 200cm) can be provided in this bedroom for a 7th guest. Large bathroom with bath, shower over, sink and WC.
Living area facilities
The on-trend living area is furnished with comfortable sofas, interesting artwork and objects and overlooks the front garden.
Stylish and contemporary kitchen with dual aspect views of both the rear and front garden. The large dining island offers a great social space to eat and the facilities include:
- 90cm Smeg oven / hob
- Expresso machine
- Laundry room with washing machine and dryer
- Flatscreen TV with international satellite TV
- DVD Player
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Bluetooth speaker
Books, games, petanque court, croquet and dart board offer entertainment for all ages.
Babies and children’s facilities
- Baby bath
- Baby monitor
- Toys, books & DVD’s
- Children’s swing
Facilities & services
- Towels, linen, pool towels provided
- Private chef on request
- Babysitter on request
- Private wine tour on request
- Cycle hire is available to your door
- Parking on private driveway for 2 cars, further parking on the quiet road outside if required.
- 10m x 4m heated, fenced and alarmed private pool
- Pool depth 1m to 1.45m. Roman end steps, first step 60 cm
- Terrace for alfresco dining
- Weber BBQ
- Large garden
- Petanque area
Mature pine and oak trees provide the beautiful landscaped garden with tranquil spots to take shade from the summer sun.
Location, Bordeaux area
The house is ideally situated just 15 minutes drive from the city centre and airport of Bordeaux, but in an incredibly peaceful surrounding.
40 minute drive from Arcachon & Cap Ferret
40 minute drive from St Emilion
2 hours drive from Biarritz
For wine lovers the house is situated in one of the most prestigious appellation of Bordeaux: Pessac-Léognan between Château Smith Haut Lafitte, Château Carbonnieux and Château Bouscault.
The very famous “Caudalie” Spa & Vinotherapy is just 2 minutes drive away.
Water park and zoo is just 10 minutes drive.
For adults, wine tastings, theatre, museums, restaurants, wine bars and shopping are all within 15 minutes drive.
Please view the ‘Local Area’ part of this web page to view more information ion restaurants and things to do.
Bordeaux 15 minutes drive
Bergerac 2 Hours drive
Toulouse 2 hours 20 minutes drive
TGV to Bordeaux. Bordeaux station 25 minutes drive away.
Approximate driving distances from north French ferry ports:
Calais 550 miles
Caen 380 miles
Changeover day: Saturday
Flexible arrival/departure dates are available for date ranges that offer short breaks.
No booking fee.
A 25% deposit secures a reservation with the balance payable 8 weeks before rental commencement.
A refundable security bond of €500 is payable with the balance which is returned within 7 days of departure subject to a satisfactory inspection.
Please view information about credit card and debit card charges.
Arrival from 17:00. Departure by 10:00.
Included in the price:
Bed linen, bath towels and pool towels are provided.
A complimentary change of bed linen and bath towels will be provided for stays of 2 weeks or more.
Pool opening times and heating information/charges:
2018 pool opening times April 28th – October 27th.
Pool heating is included from May 26th – September 29th. (Out of season Pool Heating cost €150 per week).
Please note: specific temperatures can not be guaranteed as pool heating is influenced by weather conditions and other factors.
If the price is £0 then a short break is not available.
Bordeaux centre is approximately 15 minutes drive, Saint Emilion 40 minutes.
This is the ideal base from which to explore South West France. Located in the region of Aquitaine consisting of the Gironde / Dordogne / Lot et Garonne and are considered to be one of the most picturesque areas of France.
The gently rolling countryside is a pleasure to explore, with excellent roads winding their way through fields and vineyards. Perfect cycling country!
Towns and villages in the area hosts the many festivals and events throughout the year.
The charming city of Bordeaux, with its neoclassical architecture and a reputation for fine red wine, is located in the southwest region of France and is surrounded by green vineyards, mountains and the ocean. The area, which is steeped in art and history, is well situated for family holiday or a romantic weekend at a Bordeaux property.
From grand French chateaus to a quaint gite, Bordeaux accommodation can be found in a variety of sizes to suit any requirement and budget. If you don’t like the idea of a self-catering holiday rental there are bed and breakfasts in Bordeaux that will allow you to leave the domestic duties to somebody else. The wide selection of holiday cottages and farmhouses around Bordeaux France, gives holidaymakers a taste of authentic French charm. Holiday rentals in Bordeaux France make a great base from which to explore the area and enjoy the many opportunities for recreation and relaxation.
You can spend your Bordeaux holiday exploring architectural treasures, including Palais Rohan and the Grand-Theatre, or you can visit a Bordeaux wine museum, follow the wine trail and pamper yourself with a vinotherapy spa treatment. From walking, cycling, and horse riding to bird watching and fishing, the opportunities to enjoy the countryside are endless.