Our villa in South Ardèche is a wonderful place to spend your vacation. La Koste is a new modern ground floor villa and fully equipped. The house and the swimming pool are accessible by wheelchair. The kitchen is well equipped. There is a flat screen TV with reception of the Dutch channels and free WiFi is available. The villa is beautifully situated on a spacious site, right next to the mountain chain of the Cevennes.
From the large and partly covered terrace and your own pool, you can enjoy the beautiful views of the valley and the tranquility that prevails there. The southern climate does the rest.
The BBQ is ready, to prepare a delicious meal with a nice glass. The beautiful valley you can overlook, looks much like Tuscany because of the hilly nature and the many cypress trees that are there. In clear weather you have a view of Mont Ventoux. You are surrounded by vineyards, olive groves and lavender fields. At the Cave in the village you can taste and buy the regional wine.
Nearby are the beautiful places Barjac and Ambroix with nice markets to visit. In the historical fortress town Barjac you will find many fine buildings. The atmosphere is Provencal and that also applies to the market on Friday morning and the night markets which are held. There are several good restaurants.
Also the cozy village Vallon Pont d'Arc and the beautiful Ardeche Gorges are nearby. The people in the area are nice and helpful.
In good driving distance you will find many beautiful places such as Uzes, Avignon, Nimes and the Pont du Gard. Besides visiting these places with a rich history, there are many opportunities for all kinds of sporting activities nearby.
You can go hiking on the many trails. You can choose from a short route or a longer trip with a well-stocked backpack for a picnic. You can rent sport bikes, quads and mountain bikes. There are many trails for sport bikes. Horse riding is also possible: nearby day trips are organized by a riding school. You can also swim in the Cèze, there are several nice beaches to be found along this river.
Nearby is a large sports center for climbing courses, whitewater rafting and much more. Would you prefer to fish? In Barjac fishing licenses are available. There are also more adventurous activities like para gliding, wall climbing and paintball. The most beautiful caves in France can be found in Aven d'Orgnac and make a visit to the Sautadet Cascades (waterfalls) in La Roque sur Cèze. Or even make a day trip to the Mediterranean Sea and the Camargue. For wine lovers, a visit to one of the many vineyards is a must! And in the many restaurants you can enjoy the French cuisine.
The villa is located in the quartier La Coste, within walking distance of the village of Saint-Sauveur-de-Cruzières. In the quartier are about 15 homes spread and the neighbors are friendly people.
The village has a bakery and a small grocery store with a breaddepôt. We can recommend the bakery opposite the pharmacy in Barjac where you can buy delicious pastries. In the area there are several good restaurants where you can eat for very reasonable prices.
Supermarkets are nearby: at Barjac is a Carrefour Contact. At St. Ambroix an Intermarket, a Carrefour and a Lidl.
Our house manager will welcome you at your arrival and will guide you through the house. She will ensure that the house is in good order upon your arrival.
We invite you to spend your holiday in our beautiful new villa, located in the southern Ardèche. The area borders the Cevennes and the Gard. The nature is wonderful with plenty of opportunities for visiting beautiful places and lively markets. You can also enjoy many sporting activities. The key is to enjoy!
Would you like that? Do not hesitate and contact us for details.