(FVDP) Villa des Pins Grand Cru, Luxury Bordeaux city accommodation with a private swimming 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
- Short beaks
- Weekend beaks
- Bordeaux city 15 mins
- Restaurant 1.3km
- Spa treatments 1.3km
- Smith Haut Lafitte 1.3km
- Supermarkets shops
- Bars restaurants nearby
Villa des Pins Grand Cru, Luxury Bordeaux holiday accommodation offering short breaks and weekend breaks with a private swimming pool and off road parking, set in south west France. Bordeaux city centre is approximately 15 minutes drive, Saint Emilion 55km, Bergerac 136km. Ideal accommodation for the Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte.
Want to book a Bordeaux apartment ? why not book this beautiful Bordeaux luxury villa.
This Bordeaux holiday home sleeps 6 guests over 3 bedrooms, complete with a private heated pool, garden and private off road parking this property 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, south west France.
Conveniently located just 65km to the sandy beach, cosmopolitain shopping and restaurants at Arcachon Bay, famous for its sea food and especially oysters.
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.
The house has three bedrooms are each accompanied by a modern, lavish bathroom and the carefully manicured garden wraps around the house and private swimming pool to complete the setting.
Villa des Pins Grand Cru is ideal accommodation For lovers of fine wine and gourmet cuisine, just 2 minutes drive (1.5km) or an easy 18 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 bedroom overlooking the rear garden and pool. 160cm wide 200cm long bed.
En-suite shower room, basin and WC.
Twin or double bedroom 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 bedroom 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
Private swimming pool and the garden
- Parking on a 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 16km to the absolute city centre and the Grande Theatre, drive, tram and taxi it’s quite easy to get into Bordeaux city. 12km if you walk.
24km from the airport of Bordeaux, but in an incredibly peaceful surrounding.
64km to Arcachon & Cap Ferret
55km to Saint Emilion
200km to Biarritz
For the wine lovers the house is situated on one of the most prestigious appellation of Bordeaux, Pessac-Leognan between Chateau Smith Haut Lafitte, Château Carbonnieux and Château Bouscault.
The very famous “Caudalie” Spa and Vinotherapy is just 2 minutes drive away.
Water park is just 62km, the Zoo is just 19km plus many more activities.
For the 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 above to view more information on restaurants and things to do.
TGV to Bordeaux. Bordeaux station 13km.
Approximate driving distances from north French ferry ports:
Calais 547 miles
Caen 435 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 – November 3rd.
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.
The very centre of Bordeaux city by the Grande Theatre is 16km by car or taxi, 12km if you walk. Saint Emilion 55km, 64km to Arcachon & Cap Ferret.
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.
Visit Europe’s largest sand dune, 65km away, the Dune du Pilat where both the climb and the views will take your breath away! Reward yourself by feasting on fresh seafood around the Bay of Arcachon (64km) or take the ferry to Cap Ferret and feel the sand between your toes whilst you enjoy oysters and chilled white wine.
Wine and Gastronomy
The Bordeaux wine region has 21 appellations. Visit some of the many local Caves and Chateau who offer free tastings and tours while you choose a bottle or two.
Not to be missed is the world famous Saint Emilion, just a short drive away. A designated world heritage site and is truly stunning. Explore characteristic narrow lanes lined with wine merchants, cafes, restaurants and interesting independent shops. A guided tour of the monolithic church is highly recommended.
Follow Rick Steins French Odyssey (Bordeaux to Bazas) trail across this region and encounter some of the best culinary experiences France has to offer.
The Dordogne is just one of the many places to visit for day trips. Anything from Canoeing or boat trips on the Dordogne river to exploring ancient villages.
Most villages and towns hold weekly markets full of fresh and interesting local produce. An ideal place to pick up your holiday mementoes and gifts.
The Atlantic coast, with over 150 miles of golden sandy beaches, nearest resort is Arcachon. Great fun for all the family, simply relax and soak up the sun or try your hand at surfing.
There are many pay and play golf courses within the area.
Zoo de Bordeaux Pessac is just 19km.
Aqualand water park is 62km drive located at Bassin D’Arcachon.