Collobrieres is a beautiful and authentic living village situated in the centre of the Massif des Maures. It is surrounded by 25,000 acres of totally unspoiled wooded hills of sweet chestnut, cork-oak, and in early summer wild woodland flowers; with many marked walking trails which go on for miles and lead to places like the old monastery of Chartreuse de la Verne, Notre Dame des Anges or Plateau de Lambert. Cyclists also love the area.
Situated in the heart of the village, the house has been totally refurbished and is in very good condition throughout. It has 3 floors and offers 120 sq metres of accommodation.
Living room with large open fireplace, lounge furniture and dining furniture (for 6 - 8 people).
Kitchen with French doors opening out onto a south facing balcony. Gas/electric hob, oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge, lots of worktop space, table and chairs. Crockery, cutlery, pots, pans, electricity, gas and water included.
Utility room with sink unit, washing machine, tumble dryer, ironing board and steam iron.
First bedroom with large double bed, sliding glass wardrobe, bedside lockers with lamps, tall storage unit, vanity table and mirror.
Second bedroom with large double bed, tall storage unit, with hanging rail, bedside tables with lamps, vanity table with mirror.
Third bedroom with two single beds, bedside table with lamp, tall clothes storage rack, with hanging rail, vanity table with mirror.
Two wcs on separate floors.
Well appointed bathroom with bath and separate shower, inset wash hand basin in marble worktop.
Roof terrace with barbecue. Lovely area for breakfast and evening barbecues.
Broadband internet connection and land line phone.
All cotton bed-linen and towels included in price.
Easily maintained tiled flooring throughout.
Free parking on the street in front of the house.
The old quarter of Collobrieres with its narrow cobbled streets is a delight to explore. The village is well served with 3 lively bars, 2 hotels, and 5 excellent restaurants. There are 3 general grocery stores, 2 bakeries, butchers shop, newsagents, pharmacy, garage, banks, doctor, dentist, etc. There is a lively market on the square every Sunday and Thursday morning where you can get fruit, vegetables, meats, fish, and flowers. All lie within very close walking distance of the house.
Activities in the village include boules just 75 metres from the house alongside the river, in the centre of the village. There are also excellent tennis courts just a short 300 metre walk along the river from the house.
St.Tropez is just 30km over the hills to the east, and the charming town of Hyeres is 30km to the west. Travelling directly south, the Cote d'Azur is just 20 km away with a number of beautiful secluded beaches to discover. There you will find more walking trails through the rocks, beaches and woodland edges of the Mediterranean.
There are also many excellent vineyards in the countryside surrounding Collobrieres, where wine tasting can be a delight.