Lovely 2 Bed home in Hyères, France

Riviera, touristic (25 miles from Saint-Tropez), with pine-eucalyptus areas and "3 îles d'or" islands Porquerolles-Port Cros-Ile du Levant. Bougainvillées-orange-lemon-olive trees near to "villages perchés" on the hills.

Natural sites (double tombolo) with mediterranean flora and birds (flamingos...)

Home at 2,5 miles from seaside 10 mn with the bus ; all year round wind-kitesurfing famous spot "Almanarre".sand and rock beaches. Home in quiet area in town, with refreshing small garden

Sunny weather, bathing generally from june to october, no tide, no danger from fish, no haifish, and about 7 days in the year 5-6 cm large jelly fish.

History : Romans and Greeks built a haven now " site Olbia" hidd between the islands, got fresh water from seaground without beaching. Then the Templars built cellars in the town. Giens became a center for salt gardens. In the19th century Queen Victoria made the spot become a resort for fortunated englishmen. A botanist Olbius Riquier planted an exotic garden. In the 20th century the Vicomtesse de Noailles let the US architect Mallet-Stevens build a famous cubic house on the hill with beautiful views on the sea.

Type of swap

  • Home Exchange
  • Hospitality Exchange
  • Housesitting Wanted
  • Non Simultaneous Exchange
  • Weekend Exchange
  • Bed and Breakfast Offered
  • Open to Offers
  • Rental Offered

Conditions of exchange

  • Non smokers only
  • Pet Care Offered
  • Children welcome

Hyères (HE20036)

Cote d`Azur,   France

  • 2 bed   (sleeps 4) 2 bath

Preferred destinations

  • Open

Dates available

Open to offers

Swap duration: 1 - 2 weeks


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Membership expiry date: 06 Aug 2008