- Swimming Pool
- Internet Access
- Log Fire
- Courses Available
- Golf nearby
- Horse Riding
- Child Friendly
- Cook available
- Ideal for honeymoons
- Pet Friendly
- Wheelchair Friendly
Nestled amongst the serene foothills of St Barthelemy, surrounded by sprawling hilltops and spectacular untouched nature far as the eye can see, lies Lei Chambris. Come and experience peace and serenity in a Provencal paradise. La Pichouline represents total peace and tranquility, set amidst a backdrop of stunning Provencal countryside. Beautifully restored and comfortable stone cottage with a romantic teepee in the garden in an idyllic rural setting of 2 acres with pretty outside terrace. Asta our resident yoga/zumba instructor is on site at Lei Chambris this year and is able to offer lessons in both yoga and zumba to individuals, family groups and children's yoga.
Within the grounds of a charming Provencal bastide you will find La Pichouline, an exquisite, tastefully renovated stone cottage which offers its guests total peace and tranquillity. In the garden,a gloriously romantic teepee which sleeps 2. Charming villages and local markets are a stone’s throw away, stunning countryside provides a soothing backdrop and within the grounds you can relax by the pool or surrender yourself to a therapeutic massage or yoga class. This is a beautifully restored property in an idyllic rural setting.
Lei Chambris is a place for relaxation, but if you want to get active then there is plenty to do. There are wonderful walks to suit all levels, taking you through some of the most spectacular countryside in Provence. Maps and guides are available and cycles and mopeds are available for hire. Guided cycle tours also available. There are many activities at the stunning Gorge du Verdon including hang gliding, white water rafting, kayaking, and canoeing, or you can windsurf at the immense Lac de St Croix. Horse riding is available at various local stables, tennis can be played at nearby Villecroze, and there are several golf courses within a 50km radius. At Chateau de Berne you can try your skills at quad biking, or for the more adventurous there is an outdoor assault course. Wine tasting takes place at several of the local chateaux and the beaches of the glamorous Cote d'Azur are just an hour away.
By air, Nice, Marseille and Toulon/Hyeres are all approximately 1.5 hours'’ drive away. Car hire is recommended and there are various car rental companies at the airports. Airport pick-up can be arranged, please contact us for prices. By train, the Eurostar runs to Lille where the TGV can be taken to Les Arcs, a 20 minute’ drive from Lei Chambris. Detailed driving directions will be provided on booking.
Nice, Marseille and Toulon, 1.5 hours
Nearest Train Station:
Les Arcs, 20 minutes
Nearest Bus Stop:
Many local options
St Maxime and St Tropez, 40 minutes by car
2km to shops in Salernes and Villecroze
Salernes on Sundays and Wednesdays
La Pichouline has two bedrooms (one king and one twin) and two bathrooms. It has a spacious open-plan fully-equipped kitchen (dishwasher, large fridge/freezer, washing machine) and a living room full of character with a wood-burning stove and exposed beams. A TV and CD player are available. The tipi has comfortable twin beds. If you are a larger group, there is also a poolside studio (sleeping 2) on site, as well as the ground floor of the main house with its own private entrance which has two double bedrooms, shower room, kitchenette and private terrace.
The cottage has a private covered terrace complete with outdoor furniture and a BBQ and although it feels secluded it is still in easy walking distance of the main facilities. Within the grounds there is a wonderful 15 metre swimming pool, a gazebo with comfortable sofas and plenty of peaceful yoga spots. The views from the cottage terrace are stunning.
Conditions of Rental
Arrival after 4pm and checkout time is 10am. Minimum 7 night stay. Bookings are from Saturday to Saturday. On site massages can be arranged, and yoga classes are available in nearby Villecroze. The owner lives in the bastide and is very happy to help with any queries you might have during your stay.