|L'EUCALYPTUS B & B IN PROVENCE VAR (33) 04 94 47 54 40|
Eucalyptus guesthouse in Provence
latitude 43° 28.78 N
longitude 6° 29.06 E
Accomodation located at Les Arcs sur Argens, in the Var department, South-east of France... a friendly accommodation, ideally located at 20 km from the sandy beaches of the Mediterranean Sea, halfway between the French Riviera seaside and the provençal countryside, between the Verdon Canyon and Saint-Tropez, 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
come in -->
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, it is accessible by large stairs.|
is a typical "provencal Cabanon", a 200 years old stoned cottage,
arranged as a cute double bedroom -->
(more details below)
"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
(more details below)
a look inside the Provencal Cabanon...
---> Watch more pictures of the PROVENCAL CABANON
---> Get more Cabanon details
---> Use it as a mini-studio, on self-catering accomodation
and a look inside the Blue Room, a 4-bedded room, suitable for families
---> Watch more pictures of the
A/C BLUE ROOM
---> Get more A/C Blue Room details
---> Enjoy the veranda, for self-catering and relaxing time (see pictures below):
are some views of the veranda
Its booking is included
with the Blue Room
||On our "restanques" (terraced-ground), you walk through one hectare of "garrigues", olive-trees, holm-oaks, arbutus, cists, or you just 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".
thyme and fragrant herbs, oleanders, fruit-trees, wild flowers and pines,
|- 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 is a 16 sqm room including 2sqm private sanitaries. This double bedroom is furnished with a queen size bed (160x200cm), a private shower and toilet, a kitchenette. It features a private shady terrace with garden furniture. This little stone cottage is surrounded by full nature.|
|- The A/C BLUE ROOM: this 24 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 double bed (140x190 cm) and 2 single beds (90x190 cm), a private shower, a separate toilet, a silent A/C. The room overlooks the surrounding hills and the swimming-pool. Downstairs there is a private shady terrace with garden furniture. Downstairs a 18 sqm veranda is at your free 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 : for any stay the kitchenette is available, kitchenware and cooking equipment are provided for each room.|
The prices start at 60 euros for 2 persons.
* More persons ?
Just add 10 to 20 euros per extra person, either in the Blue Room or in our shady camping area.
* Bed linen and towels are included.
add local tax for any stay: 0,60€ per person per night; we collect it from our guests, then we entirely pay it back to the Dracenie community of villages.
In summer, a breakfast may be added, with fruit juice, fruit, French baguette,
home-made jams, breads and cakes, croissants if desired, cheese, yogurt
(soja or cow's milk), cereals, why not more on request?
- Free private parking is safe in our 8600 sqm. property.
- Non-smoking area in rooms and property.
PROVENCAL HOMEMADE COOKING - "TABLE D'HOTE"This full meal consists of: french aperitif, 3 dishes (starter, main course, dessert), AOC Cotes-de-Provence wine, coffee or herbal teas. Bottled wine is also available. The food will be conventional or organic.
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 ask for your "daily special".
- 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 upon request a few days in advance.
Open from April to October, 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 guesthouse (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!