Mas de l’Arc, Aix-en-Provence – Sleeps 14
You only say ‘I do’ once! By taking exclusive hire of Mas de l’Arc, in one of the most stunning parts of Provence, couples and guests will be amazed by your picture-perfect wedding. Surrounded by greenery, this large property sits on acres of private vineyards with views of the Vallée de l’Arc and Saint-Victoire Mountain -all under the Provençal sun and ideal for celebratory evenings and family fun. Mas de l’Arc is just 15 miles from Aix-en-Provence, the cultural capital of Provence, and in a central position for accessing the national parks where you can burn off those holiday calories in adrenaline-filled adventures through forests, hills and valleys.
At Mas de l’Arc the wedding party work on their tan by the heated infinity pool, enjoy game of pétanque in the mottled sunlight of the back yard and finally gather together in the light and airy dining and living room to add the last touches for the big day. The slow dance finally comes to a halt under the clear starry night’s sky and guests fall into the ultra-comfy beds in one of the 6 ensuite bedrooms. The lucky couple enjoy their elegant, ensuite annex with private access and terrace close to the pool and the children giggle away in their colourful cave bedroom for 4.
At Mas de l’Arc the majestic infinity pool with far-reaching views makes the perfect background for romantic photos. Venture out of the premises and you will discover Roman ruins, hikes in the pine forest and to quaint hilltop villages. Art, history and festival lovers head off to Aix-en-Provence and Avignon. Water babies head to the coves and beaches of Marseille and nature lovers discover the national parks on bike, foot and horseback. Mas de l’Arc really does have it all.
Notes and Tips for Mas de l’Arc:
-12m x6m heated infinity pool with rigid cover –complies with safety regulations
-Pet-friendly –please inquire before hand
-Contact us for wedding prices and details
-5% off the 2nd week, 10% off the 3rd week, 15% off the 4th week
-Security deposit: €3000
– Arrival from 4pm. Contact us for a late arrival or baggage drop-off options. Depart by 10am
-Visit Cévanne’s studio and garden. There is a trail marked with a C to discover places that Cévanne lived
–Follow “In the footsteps of Cézanne” that leads you to the Carrières de Bibémus quarries, the Jas de Bouffan, St-Victoire Mountain, Château du Tholonet, the Zola dam and the town of Gardanne where he lived for a year
–The Caumont Art Centre is devoted to fine art and found in the former 19th century Hôtel de Caumot Mansion
–The Archbishops’ Palace: now houses the Tapestry Museum and major events during the Song Festival
–The Cours Mirabeau and the 1860 Rontonde Fountain carved with angels on dolphin back, lions and swans which symbolise justice, agriculture and the fine arts
–Granet Museum houses 12,000 works of art between the 17th and 21st centuries
–The Pavillon Vendôme contemporary and modern art exhibitions
-Attend a festival. There are many to choose from: jazz, dance, opera, short films…enquire at the tourist office for dates
-Shop on the market. Every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings
How to get there
Train: Aix-en-Provence (40mins)
Plane: Marseille (40mins)
Car: See map
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Chef (additional cost)
Heated infinity pool
Private parking for 4
Wine producing estate