La Grande Terre
"Parc Naturel Régional des Baronnies Provencales"
In the "Parc Naturel Régional des Baronnies Provencales"
The villa is situated in the village Pelleret at La Grande Terre just past Pelleret. The Gîte is in a small group of houses. The villa is a detached house with panoramic views of the Baronnies mountains. It cannot be more French! Situated on a rural road leading into the mountains. (safe for small children or pets).
Pelleret is a small hamlet with a panoramic valley, also known as "La Vallee des lavendes”, close to an historical site, where once stood a medieval castle, giving access to the “Baronnies” region, a unique place which has not yet been discovered by tourist.
Sederon (9 km from Pelleret) is a real Provencal village with a small supermarket Casino where you can buy daily things, 2 bakeries and a bank. There is also a postoffice and 2 restaurants despite it’s small size.
A popular pastime is ‘jeu de boules’, still played to day and there is a petanque pitch. ‘bocci ball’ or petanque as it is called here. There is a space for this game. There are many walks, bike, and car trips possible out of Pelleret. 25 Km from Pelleret lies the historic hilltop town, of Montbrun les bains, with its Spa, appreciated by tourists.
The road to Montbrun runs through a beautiful gorge with a river, called le Toulourenc. At the entrance of the gorge lies a spectacular castle from the XII century, which is open to the public on certain days.
Liability. The use of the house and the pool is at your own risk. The owner of the house and the pool exclude any liability. Children should only use the pool under supervision of adults. You should be aware that there is no closure, such as a fence around the pool.