Apartment ChabaudApartment

France / Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur/ Bouches-du-Rhone / Terre de Provence / Graveson / Property #R16375
Bedroom(s)Sleep(s)Bathroom(s)Pets AllowedSmoking Allowed
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This attractive XVIII Century property, formerly a silk factory and then a Priory, lies in the small Provencal village of Graveson and consists of 10 apartments.

Apartment Chabaud has undergone substantial refurbishment to a very high standard, with a new kitchen and bathrooms. The sun-filled rooms on the first floor have tall ceilings and huge windows looking out over a sizeable mature garden and pool area.

The apartment is a good size (64sqm), on the first floor, views to the garden. The thick walls, tall ceilings, tiled floors, huge windows and surrounding trees help keep the inside relatively cool. An inside staircase leads from the apartment to the garden where you will find your own space and private table.

Bedroom 1 - With en-suite. Can be used as twin or double. Air conditioning.
Bedroom 2 - Can be used as twin or double. Bathroom opposite. Air conditioning.

Bathroom 1 - Hi spec en suite with washbasin, shower & WC to bed 1.
Bathroom 2 - Hi spec bathroom with washbasin, shower & WC

Kitchen - 4 ring hob, extractor, oven, fridge freezer and washing machine.

Living / Dining Room - 24 sq.m. living area. Dining table and 2 sofas plus an area to relax with comfortable chairs, mood lighting and a DVD and screen/i-pod player. (USB lead required).


The swimming pool area complies with current H & S legislation - it has metal fencing with childproof locks but not any alarms. There are marked sun beds dedicated to the apartment and parasols.

The large 16m x 8.5m Pool opens from 1st May and closes between 15 and 30 September, subject to prevailing weather conditions.

The pool is shared between 11 apartments within the confines of a large private fenced and gated garden near the centre of the village.

There is a Provence-style metal table belonging to the apartment with 4 chairs and cushions in the garden near the entrance door to the property.

Location: Graveson, near St Rémy de Provence, Provence
A 5 minute walk to the well-stocked supermarket, shops and restaurants in Graveson.
The famous town of St Rémy de Provence is only about 10 minutes' drive away.
Les Baux de Provence, a lovemy hilltop village in the Alpilles and famous for its 'son et lumière' show in the old quarries, is just 20 minutes by car.

Graveson has a bank, Boulangeries, several restaurants, a cafe, newsagent and a market. It also has a nearby tennis club and wine caves. Tennis, horseriding in the Alpilles, as well as wonderful walks and cycling available nearby. It is not far from Chateauneuf du Pape so wine tasting and gourmet eating are essential! There is a Tourist Office in the village to help you.

There are several restaurants within a short walk and new to the village is a sushi restaurant as well.
A 10 minute walk takes you to some other restaurants which you have to seek out - the Housekeeper will be able to offer some more local knowledge.
There is also a lovely little Pizza take-away about 2 minutes away which also sells wines, beers and desserts or when that is closed, a reliable mobile pizzeria outside the supermarket.

Special interest holidays:
This is an area of great interest to artists because of the natural light and surroundings, hence the art schools of Avignon. The apartment is named after local artist Auguste Chabaud, a contemporary of Matisse and Derain and whose work can be seen in the village museum. It is also about 30 minutes from the Southern Rhone Vineyards including Chateauneuf du Pape.

It is only 10 minutes from the chic and beautiful town of St Remy de Provence and 20 minutes from the bustling medieval city of Avignon, the centre of which is ranked as UNESCO World Heritage.

There is so much to see and do in this scenic and cultural area of France. The property is secluded, yet in the heart of the village and less than 5 mins on foot from a well stocked supermarket.

Appx 40 minute drive to Camargue/Coast, due south.

The area is well served by several airports, all with hire car facilities. Also a TGV train service which stops at Avignon. Nimes Airport 35km (Ryanair from London, Liverpool and E. Midlands). Montpellier & Marseilles Airports both 100 km mainly on motorway (Ryanair & Easyjet).

40 minutes from the Camargue/Coast, 35 minutes from Nimes/Arles, 30 minutes from Orange & Peter Mayle's residence, 20 minutes from Avignon/Les Baux and 10 minutes from St Remy/Tarascon.
This would be unsuitable for disabled access.
Please note that pool towels are provided. A cot can be obtained upon request.
For the general enjoyment of Co-owners and their guests, ball games and inflatables are not suited to the swimming pool area.
The apartment is equipped with Egyptian cotton linen and hotel-quality towels.
Both bedrooms are equipped with air conditioning units which also serve to cool the entire apartment.
Easy walk to shops, supermarket, boulangeries, restaurants, newsagents.
No French TV available.
BBQ facilities not allowed on-site.



Living Room
Linens Provided
Toilet Roll
Travel Cot
Towels Provided at extra cost
Linens Provided at extra cost


Clothes Dryer
Iron & Board
Washing Machine
Vacuum Cleaner

Cooling Comfort

Air Conditioning

Property View

Pool side view
Garden view


Cooking tools
Coffee Maker

Dining Room

Seating for 6 people
Dining Area


Music System
CD Player
DVD Player

Swimming Pool

Communal Pool


Shower Enclosure
Hair Dryer


Double Bed converts to two singles

Child Friendly

Child Friendly

Maid Service

Weekly Maid Service with extra cost



Outdoor Living

Garden Furniture


Botanical Garden
Winery Tours
Medieval Villages
Numerous Vineyards

Leisure Activities

Sight Seeing
Wildlife Viewing
Bird Watching
Eco Tourism
Horse Riding
Scenic Drives
Beautiful Views

Local Services & Businesses

ATM / Banks

Sports & Adventure



Start End Weekday Weekly Monthly Min Nights
09-24-2022 05-19-2023 - £ 775 - 7
05-20-2023 06-30-2023 - £ 915 - 7
07-01-2023 09-01-2023 - £ 1235 - 7
09-02-2023 09-22-2023 - £ 950 - 7
09-23-2023 05-17-2024 - £ 815 - 7

Other Information

House Rules

Fresh linen and towels supplied after one week at an extra charge of £30. Clean and new linen for longer stays £150.



Cleaning Fees


Security Deposit


Check In

4:00 PM

Check Out

10:00 AM



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