The Nut House
- La Garde Freinet Holiday Home
- Sleeps 1 to 6, 1 bedroom
- €45 to €90 per night
The village is 350m above sea level gives you the best of both worlds, Only 10 minutes from the beaches of St Tropez and all the glitz and glamour that goes with it yet in a tranquil location away from the traffic and crowds.
Also benefitting from being located inbetween the 3 most suniest town in France means we get more than our fair share of lovely weather.
No wonder the village is favoured by by celebreties including the late Laura Ashley who often her friends and family here including Lady Diana Spencer who was a frequent visitor.
The Nut House is a 300-year-old village house in the lovely village of La Garde Freinet. This is our second home - not a bare holiday let - and we hope most of the things you will need for your stay are included.
Being built of stone the house remains cool in summer and warm in winter, with electric heating as well as a cosy antique log burner.
To preserve its character, we have retained the stone staircase and flooring which in places is uneven, so it may not be suitable for persons with impaired mobility. Stairs are fitted with doors or child gates on all floors for the safety. The cosy lounge with beams and stone floor is entered from the street. It has comfortable seating for 5-6 people and includes a double sofa bed, an antique stove for those winter evenings, and a selection of books, board games and children’s toys. You will also find toys, beds, parasols for the beach.
Up the stairs to the kitchen/dining area with a table seating up to 8, an oven, hob, fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster, coffee-maker and washing machine along with plenty of crockery, cutlery and kitchen utensils.
At the top floor is the bedroom with double bed and a child's bed, Off the bedroom is the bathroom with toilet, shower and washbasin.
Included in the price is bedding and towels for all guest, chargers for mobile phones, a hair dryer, ironing board and iron, TV (with over 200 Orange TV channels in many languages), dvd player, radio/cd player.
We operate a policy where basic toiletries, washing powder, washing up liquid etc are supplied; we just ask that you replace what you use. We try to keep a stock of basic kitchen supplies, sauces and condiments for you when you arrive.The same applies to the wine rack and beer in the fridge. Feel free to drink - just replace what you use.
For young children, we provide a travel cot, high chair, buggy, toys, games and books to keep them happy.
The village is 10 miles (16km) from the coast and from St Tropez in the Massif des Maures and close to several long-distance footpaths, the area is ideal walking and cycling country for nature-lovers, outdoor sports enthusiasts, beach-lovers and those who want to mix with the rich and famous.
Just over an hour's drive will take you to Monaco to the East, Marseille to the West, and the Gorges of Verdon to the North.
Cannes, Grasse, Toulon and all the famous French Riviera resorts around 40 minutes away, providing something for everyone.
The village, busy all year round has over 12 places to eat and drink, 2 bakeries, 2 general shops, 2 hairdressers, 2 butchers, a filling station and several art galleries and tourist shops.
The Nut House
La Garde Freinet holiday home
2bis Rue du Noyer
La Garde Freinet