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At the foot of the Pic St Loup mountain to the north of Montpellier in Southern France, this stunning villa for long term rental provides comfortable accommodation for up to 4 people. Domaine du Cade offers a total peace and tranquility with breathtaking views in all directions. The villa is located in the middle of the countryside close to the idyllic village of Cazevieille. The village itself has a little restaurant and a wine bar, with further shops and restaurants available close by in St Martin de Londres and St Gely du Fesc. It is hard to imagine, but Montpellier city centre is just 20 mins drive and the airport is 30 mins away. You are also located within one of the best wine regions in the area, with the Pic St Loup wines enjoying a well-regarded reputation. Available for long term rentals between October and May only
The villa is part of a large property and enjoys its own independent access, terraces and parking space. The incredible infinity swimming pool is like a photo from a magazine. The pool is open from May through to early October and you are free to enjoy the pool as much as you want and you have your own sun terrace to stretch out and relax on. The villa itself contains 2 en suite double bedrooms, a stylish lounge area and fully equipped kitchen. The views from all directions are stunning and your are surrounded by trees and greenery. The property comprises over 1.5 hectares of Oak trees, vines and natural stone
The villa is located at the end of a winding path and you could be forgiven for thinking that you have just left civilisation behind. But when you arrive, you are met by a striking property with all the comforts that you need. A footpath from the parking area winds through the woodland grounds of the villa up to the front entrance. The entrance hall leads down to the two bedrooms and to the living room. There is a guest toilet just off the entrance hall.
Both bedrooms contain double beds, en suite bathrooms with walk-in power showers and access out onto a private terrace with patio furniture. The main living room has big picture windows which fully take in the surrounding views. The lounge area contains two comfortable leather sofas, a flat screen TV with international channels and WiFi internet. The kitchen area comes with a dining area for 6 people, a microwave/oven, electric hob, fridge-freezer, dishwasher and plenty of plates, cups and cutlery.
The villa has an underfloor heating system for the cooler winter months.
A set of patio doors leads out onto a terrace at the front of the villa with a patio table, chairs and 2 sails to provide some welcome shade during the hot afternoon sun.
Outside: The pool is surrounded by hardwood decking and plenty of sun loungers. Just below the pool there is a large petanque pitch where you can enjoy a game of boules with a glass of wine in your hand. Out in the garden there is a seating area and hammock under a big old oak tree and plenty of paths to explore the views and look at the grapes growing on the vines. Equally, you can take in the views of the Pic St Loup mountains from the comfort of your chair on the back terrace
This Pic St Loup villa is available for long term rental between October and May of each year. The villa is reserved for weekly rentals from June through to September (although an annual price can be provided on request). The monthly rental prices do not include utility bills and a monthly provision of €200 should cover most of the costs.
Long term rental (Oct-May, 6-8 months): €1250 + €100 utility bill provision
Long term rental (1-2 months): €1400 + bills
Long term rentals (12 months): €1850 + bills
Last visited: June 2018. This villa for long term rental near Montpellier, France is perfect for a complete change of pace. The local area has some excellent walking and cycle routes and you will be able to totally unwind and relax during your stay. Equally, you can be in the big city or on the beach in 20-30 mins. The charming Owner lives with her family in the adjoining villa and not only will she provide you with a warm welcome, but she will also ensure your privacy during your stay. What struck me most when I visited the villa was the total absence of any noise, except the crickets chirping away. If you are stressed out with work, this is the perfect antidote!!
Cazevieille is a small village with a population of around 300 people. This ancient stone built village is dominated by the backdrop of the Pic St Loup mountains, which is one of the most beautiful natural landmarks in the area and the location of one of the best hiking and bike trails in the South of France. From its summit, views stretch over the plains and the coast.
The surrounding area is a treasure trove for wine enthusiasts, with the Pic St Loup wine appelation producing some of the finest wines in the Languedoc region.
Local places of interest include the magical medieval village of St Guilhem les Desert, canoeing along the Gorge d´Herault, the market town of Sommieres and the golden beaches on the Languedoc coast.
The cosmopolitan city of Montpellier is just a short drive away and here you can enjoy an excellent art museum, Opera house, fine restaurants and excellent shopping. Montpellier is also home to a fine zoological park, Planetarium and Aquarium.
The nearby village of St Martin de Londres has a couple of good restraurants and local shops, pharmacy, etc. The larger village of St Gely du Fesc is 7 mins drive and offers plenty of supermarkets, deli´s, restaurants and cafes.
To be arranged prior to arrival.
Cazevieille is located on a single track road close to the D986. The D986 continues down to Montpellier and provides easy access to the city centre, airport and A9 motorway.
The nearest airport to this Pic St Loup villa to rent in France is located at Montpellier (30 mins). Other local airports include:
Nimes (45 mins)
Beziers (50 mins)
Avignon (1 hour)
Marseille (1 hour 30 mins)
There is a TGV train station in the centre of Montpellier. There is a local bus service (Line 108) from Cazevielle to St Gely du Fesc, where you can catch buses into Montpellier. An Uber taxi from Montpellier airport costs between €30-50. The Owner can collect you from the centre of the village to bring you to the villa.
The booking terms for Pic St Loup villa to rent in France with pool are as follows:
One month deposit to be paid at time of reservation. Rent to be paid on the 1st day of each month. Utility bills to be paid in addition to the rent (monthly provision of €200 to be paid towards the bills).
Great location and comfort.
Reviewer: John Burns
Date: Sep 2019