Description location Vidauban
General description Fig Tree Cottage is a fairly new conversion gite (completed in August 2016) set on 2 floors, located in a building attached to the main house in a tranquil location between the towns of Vidauban and Le Cannet Des Maures. There are grounds of 2500 sq.m. with many shady pin parasol trees and many other colourful flowers and bushes. The grounds and swimming pool are shared with the owners. The owners have their own terrace with dining area. The cottage has it's own private dining terrace with a large gas bbq and a separate area with an additional comfy lounge seating area away from our section giving the cottage guests more privacy. There is ample parking for 2 guest cars in the secure private driveway. The property is situated amongst vineyards growing the grapes for the area’s famous wines ‘Cotes de Provence’.
Kitchen and dining The downstairs is a spacious open plan area with a large new fully fitted kitchen complete with breakfast bar, a fridge freezer with a water dispenser, a full oven with hob above, washing machine and a dishwasher. Additional items include a combi microwave, Braun Tassimo coffee machine, toaster, Led kettle, food processer,, and ironing facilities.
The dining area has a glass rectangular table with seating for 6 people.
Living rooms The large open plan lounge has 2 settees, one of which converts to a bed settee, a large flat screen tv (with satellite channels) and a dvd player and dvds. A bookcase has a range of English books and a few games.
Off the downstairs there is a separate toilet with wash hand basin.
Bedrooms On the first floor there are 2 bedrooms. The double room has a bed with Led lighting, bedside cabinets and a storage unit with wardrobe space.
The twin bedroom has matching twin beds, a bedside cabinet and a storage unit with wardrobe space The twin beds are suitable for adults as well as children. The property is suitable for 4 people plus a baby however the bed settee in the lounge will sleep an additional person but this would need to be agreed at time of booking only.
Bathrooms Upstairs between the two bedrooms there is a shower room with walk-in shower unit, a wash basin, toilet and a heated towel rail.
Heating A large air-con unit in the lounge area also reverses for heating out of the summer season.
Entertainment There are many places within the area for family days out. Many restaurants and cafes all around the area cater for family meals out.
Garden and outside The large grounds are 2,500m2 in size with many feature Pin Parasol trees which offer shade in the height of summer, small palm trees and numerous other bushes and flowers. The swimming pool has a safety pool alarm for use with small children and a pool shower. The pool can be heated in lower season, a small cost may apply. The cottage has it's own private dining terrace with decking and there is also an additional comfy lounge seating area away from the owners terrace and dining area giving Fig Tree cottage guests their own privacy.
Near the cottage there is a children's play house suitable for toddlers.
Parking and garages The large gateway is secure and operated by remote control. There is ample parking for two guest cars as well as the owners cars. The driveway is secure.
Visitor suitability Suitable for families and couples. Suitable for younger couples looking for a holiday in the countryside, cycling, wine tasting and visiting the coastal area and villages. Not suitable for younger couples looking for nightlife. We have a small and very friendly Wire Fox Terrier who loves children and adults.