|L'EUCALYPTUS B & B IN PROVENCE VAR (33) 04 94 47 54 40|
& B in Provence
latitude 43° 28.78 N
longitude 6° 29.06 E
Bed and Breakfast at Les Arcs sur Argens, in the Var department, South of France... a friendly Bed and Breakfast accommodation, ideally situated at 20 km from the sandy beaches of the Mediterranean Sea, between the Verdon Canyon and the Gulf of Saint-Tropez, halfway between the French Riviera seaside and the provençal countryside, close to the peaceful Draguignan town, the Frejus and Saint-Raphaël old cities and ports...
- by road:
- by train:
SNCF TGV station: 10'
(Nice: 1h, Paris: 4h25)
- by air:
Nice International Airport: 1 hour drive
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This small house may be yours
for a few days or more...
THE 2 ROOMS:
The 8m x 4m swimming-pool is waiting for you from spring to autumn, it is accessible by large stairs.
B & B room is a typical "Provencal
Cabanon", a 200 years old stoned cottage, arranged as a cute double
(more details here)
"CABANON" IN PROVENCE :
THE A/C BLUE ROOM:
<-- Upstairs, near the big eucalyptus tree, here is "La
Chambre Bleue ", an air-conditioned bedroom, overlooking the pool
and the surrounding hills.
(more details here)
a look inside the Provencal Cabanon...
---> watch more pictures of the PROVENCAL CABANON
---> get more Provencal Cabanon details
---> use it as a mini-studio, on self-catering accomodation
and inside the Blue Room, a 4-bedded room, suitable for couples or family
---> watch more pictures of the A/C BLUE ROOM
---> get more A/C Blue Room details
---> use it together with the veranda, on self-catering accomodation
All around you:
thyme and fragrant herbs, oleanders, fruit-trees, wild flowers and pines,
our "restanques" (terraced-ground), you walk through one
hectare of "garrigues", olive-trees, holm-oaks, arbutus, cists,
or you relax in a peaceful hamac...
shaded campground is available
under some high Aleppo pines:
here are some large, shaded places
to set up your or our tents,
for you to camp "into the wild".
|- Beatrice and Jean-Michel welcome you in the open Mediterranean country: we are located 3 km from the old medieval village, ¼ hour from the A8 highway, 25 km from the Frejus or Saint-Raphael beaches (you can reach them by a 20mn train), ¾ hour from Saint-Tropez, 4hrs20mins from Paris by High Speed Train TGV, 2 hours from the Nîmes airport and 1 hour from the Nice or Marseille international airport.|
|- The "CABANON PROVENCAL": this cottage offers a 16 sq.m. room with private sanitaries. This double bedroom is furnished with a queen size bed (160x200cms), a private 2m2 shower and toilet, a fridge, a sink, a private shady terrace with garden furniture. This little stone house is surrounded by full nature. The equipment for cooking on self-catering may be furnished.|
The "CHAMBRE BLEUE" (the A/C BLUE ROOM): this 30
sqm. bedroom is located on the 1st floor of our main house. The room is
mansard-roofed, with a sloping ceiling: it means that half of the room is
less than 1.80m high. It has a separate entrance, it is furnished with a
french size double bed (140x190cm) and 2 single beds (90x190 cm), a private
shower, a separate toilet. The silent Air-Conditioning system may be switched
off (reduced price). The room has a private shady terrace with garden furniture.
It overlooks the surrounding hills and the swimming-pool.
A veranda is at your disposal, with a private fridge, as a place to rest, to read, to watch dvd, to play board games, to have your meals on self catering, aso...
|- SELF CATERING (upon request): for 2 nights minimum a kitchenette equipment can be provided for any of the rooms (ask for the special conditions).|
* In high season the prices start at 69 euros for 2 persons, breakfast included.
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* Bed linen and towels included.
* More persons ?
Just add 10 to 20 euros per extra person, either in the Blue Room or in our shady camping area.
We can set up some equipped tent(s), or you may bring yours.
add local tax for any stay which is 0,60€ per person per night; we collect it from our guests, then we entirely pay it back to the Dracenie community of villages.
|- A camping area is available for people who stay with you, so they use the sanitaries of your bedroom. The equipment may be provided.||
(may be turned off by night)
Free picking up at the train station "Les Arcs-Draguignan"
In summer, a copious breakfast is included in B&B, with fruitjuice,
fruit, cheese, French baguette, home-made breads or cakes, croissants if
desired, yogurt (soja or cow's milk), cereals, home-made jams, why not more
on request (eggs, porridge, what else?...)
- A baby equipement is available (cot bed, bed sheets, highchair, baby bottle warmer) .
- Free private parking is safe in our 8600 sqm. property.
- No smoking rooms and property.
- We can welcome only small and quiet pets --> please ask us in advance.
PROVENCAL HOMEMADE COOKING "TABLE D'HOTE"
But what is the french "table d'hote"?
On some days, if you wish and if she can, Beatrice will cook for you,
then she and Jean-Michel share their evening Provencal dinner with you...
OR... check below our "daily special"
This full meal consists of: french aperitif, 3 dishes (starter, main course, dessert), AOC Cotes-de-Provence wine "as much as you can", coffee or herbal teas. Bottled wine is also available.
The food will be conventional or organic, just ask what you prefer.
- Daily special: if, for an evening, there is no full dinner on "table d'hote" but you wish to eat here, please ask for the "daily special", a full meal in one dish for two persons, and free wine on the side.
- No fast food here, no junk food, only personal cooking recipes and home-made slow-food.
- Organic food and/or vegetarian or vegan food is available on request
(according to the season, we use the vegetable of the local market or those from our garden).
- Various diets (gluten-free, milk-free, vegetarian, vegan, slimming diet, fit restoring, after-fasting reset) are available on request in advance.
Open all year round, upon reservation ***
For information and booking, you can call us at (33) (0)494 475 440
- Available: guided or free walking and hiking tours, horse riding, visit of medieval villages, folk exhibitions, music events, ...SEE YOU SOON!
- For some guided walking tours, here in Provence or in the southern Alps and Mercantour mountains...
enjoy visiting Jean-Michel's website: Let's go hiking together!
Find out how to walk through the hills, close to L'Eucalyptus B&B ( Esterel, Maures ), to reach turquese lakes, to climb - or to surround - high summits in the Mercantour national Park, to discover religious painted art in lost chapels, to learn everything about the open-air engraved rocks in the "Vallée des Merveilles"... and also to discover the Provence by walking!