L'Ancienne Poste - Rates & Availability

Weekly Rates

April 4 - May 23890 euros
May 2 - September 193990 euros
Sept 19 - October 313890 euros
Oct 31 - December 63285 euros
Dec 6 - January 103890 euros
Jan 10 - April 43285 euros

The house has a property manager who is on hand to take care of any problems, or just to give advice when needed.

2 hours of housekeeping 3 times a week, and after-stay clean.

Wireless high-speed internet connection - a WiFi-enabled laptop computer is also supplied.

Satellite TV, DVD player with library of movies for adults and children. Stereo/CD player.
 Telephone and fax with itemized billing.

Seven well maintained hybrid Cannondale and Trek bikes with front and rear suspension, ABS brakes, 24 gears, front panniers and rear rack (for baguettes).

Garage for one small car and additional street parking.

For children: the following are available: bassinet, bibs, books, changing table, crib, stroller, toys, child-friendly DVDs and games.


During your stay at the house the owner can dip into his deep well of local contacts to organize all sorts of extras to make your time more relaxing, stimulating or intense:

Learn French with a gifted and fun teacher

Personal Trainer at the house - he can bring the necessary equipment to get you into shape.

Yoga and Pilates with Benedicte who is schooled in Hatha and Ashtanga yoga.

Massage at the house with masseuses schooled in everything from Californian and Swedish to Shiatsu and Korean relaxation techniques.

Cooking classes with a Michelin-starred chef - learn how to prepare a menu, buy at the markets, and prepare dinner in a one-on-one session.

Wine appreciaton. Spend a day with the owners of Domaine de Pegau in nearby Chateauneuf-du-Pape, and find out why their wines have earned a 100-point rating from Robert Parker.

Art Classes with a local artist who can help beginners or experienced artists improve their still lifes and landscapes.

Van Gogh's St Remy - discover it with an art historian for company.

Explore Arles with a history professor to tell you all about this city of artists, bullfighters and Roman remains.

Luberon History - the story of the area is dripping with centuries of conflict, war and turmoil - your guide unlocks the secrets of the past in hilltop villages like Menerbes, Lacoste and Bonnieux.

Birdwatching in the spectacular Camargue with the region's best birdwatching guide.

Antique-hunting at l'Isle sur la Sorgue, France's antiques capital, 15 minutes away. Let your guides point you to the right dealers and help you through the buying process, nobody knows the market better.

For children…the owner can provide au pairs during the summer, mostly bilingual students with experience of looking after children. Each is able to take care of up to 4 children aged 2-12. (This service needs to be paid for at time of booking). Also available for children: French language classes with a private tutor at the house; pottery and art classes; how to mix and paint with ochres; cooking lessons; even circus skills.

Insurance: you need personal liability insurance when you rent a property in France - find out about that here.