Domaine Saint Hilarion - PEZ132
Prices from €5,625 - €10,000
Sleeps: 14 Bedrooms: 7
Indulge in the beauty of this 18th century renovated manor house that sits on 20 000m2 of private park and stunning grounds. This manor is surrounded by beautiful working vineyards, giving you the opportunity for private wine tours and hours spent in the private infinity swimming pool. Enjoy a game of pétanque on the property's private court, watch your favourite flicks in the home cinema or read your favourite stories in library. With everything that you could possibly need in this manor, it makes the absolute perfect getaway. Air conditioning/heating, wifi, satellite television and sound systems throughout the property. Ideal for weddings!
About Domaine Saint Hilarion
The perfect mix of luxury and history surrounded by vineyards.
This beautiful manor house, once the home of Baron Hilaire Reynaud, one of Napoleon’s celebrated generals, comprises a "bastide", built in 1780 and an Art Deco wing added in 1934, both of which were recently renovated. It houses 6/7 boutique hotel style bedrooms - with en-suite bath or shower rooms - each furnished to a high standard of comfort with luxurious facilities.
Throughout the house you will find antique French tiled floors and chandeliers together with modern comforts and some stylish contemporary touches. Of note is the stunning main salon which measures 60m2 together with its huge fireplace and grand piano. There is a cinema room, kitchen with all modern appliances, library, dining room and second sitting room with a fireplace. Throughout most of the property there is air conditioning/heating, wifi, satellite television and sound systems.
Throughout most of the property there is air conditioning/heating, wifi, satellite television and sound systems. Outside there are different terraces around the heated infinity swimming pool with dining tables and lounge areas with a beautiful view on the private 2 ha park or rose garden. This luxury property is perfect for wine lovers, large families and groups.
An antique door opens into to the renovated bastide where you will find a fully equipped kitchen with modern equipment and air-conditioning, a breakfast/dining room with access and view to the park and pool, sitting room with fireplace, well-stocked library, cinema room with a selection of classic and current films and a large state-of-the-art cinema screen with full surround-sound and a downstairs cloakroom.
Of note is stunning main salon in the art deco wing of the house which measures 60m2 together with its huge fireplace and grand piano.
The upper level of the bastide still breathes the atmosphere of 1817, when Baron Hilaire Reynaud - a famous general in Napoleon's army - lived here. It comprises two bedrooms and a large master bedroom (40m2).
The Art Deco Wing:
The art deco wing is integrated with the property and houses the other three rooms with also all ensuite bathrooms. A large spacious room is situated on the ground floor and on the upper level there is another spacious bedroom and a master-bedroom with balcony that overlooks the park and swimming pool.
Of note is the stunning main salon in this wing which measures 60m2 together with its huge fireplace and grand piano.
All rooms have air-conditioning and en-suite Villeroy & Boch bathrooms with a rain shower, hand basins and wc. Three of the bathrooms also have a bath. Soft white towels are supplied as well as dressing gowns and L’Occitane toiletries. The wonderfully comfortable beds in the rooms (double or single) are complemented by luxury down duvets and white percale bed linen.
Historical art and collections related to the famous general Baron Hilaire Reynaud who owned the domaine in the 19th century, art deco items and contemporary art are on show in the different rooms.
Private park and heated pool:
The house is set in a beautiful private park of 20,000 m2 and is perfect for walks in the shade of 200 year-old trees or exploring and having fun for the kids. There are several terraces and a full size private pétanque court.
The heated infinity pool (11m X 5m) is complemented by sun-loungers and contemporary sofa set – perfect for an apero before dinner or barbecue.
Beyond the park lies 175 acres of vineyard and agricultural land to explore, including our own marked walk through our vines and woodland and also connecting to other neighbouring vineyards. Bikes are available for further exploration of the area.
Gift package & Wine Tours:
We welcome our guests with a gift package of our wines and of course a wine tour is included in their stay. A member of the wine team would be delighted to show them round the vineyard explaining the process of growing and harvesting each of our 9 grape varieties.
Also an in-depth visit to the winery is part of the tour to see how wine is made and of course see our precious latest vintages in their fermentation tanks and barrels. Finally, we would be delighted for you to sample our wines; children can taste grape juices.
Facilities and Features
Sleeps: Maximum 12 - 14
Bedrooms: 3 - 6 all ensuite (+ 1 ensuite in wing building, can be booked additionally)
Kitchen, dining room, two living rooms, cinema-room, library.
Several wooden table and chair configurations are provided including integrated and separate parasols.
A large BBQ.
Size: 20,000 m2
Private infinity swimming pool - heated (Length: 11.0m Width: 5.0m)
At the domaine you can also visit the wine shop, vineyard, winery and art gallery.
Garden furniture including modern sofas, loungers, wooden dining table and chairs, parasols
2 bicycles for adults and 2 for children.
Bastide - Bedrooms: Chatelaine, Chevalier, Baron (all on first floor)
Kitchen, dining, living, cinema, library
(Bastide + 1 bedroom is room Vigneron)
Art Deco Wing - Bedrooms: Vigneron (ground floor), General, Baroness (both first floor)
Large living area (60 m2)
Whole house = Bastide + Art Deco wing
Separate Wing: Laundry room (shared) and 7th guest room (at extra cost)
6 rooms (12-14 people) : Bastide + Art Deco wing
3 rooms (6-7 people) : Bastide
(4 rooms (8-9 people) : Bastide + room Vigneron (ground floor Art Deco)
FACILITIES and EQUIPMENT
Utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer, iron (shared with staff)
Large fridge /freezer combination with ice cube maker and 2nd medium fridge and wine fridge
6/4 induction hobs
Hairdryers in every room
Satellite TV (freeview)
Sound systems with outdoor speakers
Home cinema with range of DVD's
Additional cots and camp beds High chair, Children's cutlery/crockery etc.
Garden furniture including modern sofas, loungers, wooden dining table and chairs, parasols
- Heated Pool
- Winter Heating
- WiFi Internet
- Satellite TV
- Wellness Facilities
- Golf Course Nearby
Location and Map
This marker is for indication purpose only
Around & about
There are plenty of leisure pursuits to be enjoyed within an hour of the Domaine: Molière's Pezenas, the water's edge at Mèze. Whether it's the oysters of Bouzigues, the long white beaches of Marseillan, Béziers' bull-fighting ring, Sète's seafood restaurants and panoramic views of the Mediterranean, Montagnac’s Abbey the Valmagne or Montpellier's marbled Place de la Comedie for people-watching and shopping. Unesco’s city castle Carcasonne, Saint Guilhem de Desert et Pont du Gard are within 1 to 1,5 hour drive.
If you want to be active there are plenty of nearby possibilities for hiking, bike tours, horse riding, golf and watersports.
A car is recommended and the Domaine is near the International airports of Béziers (30 min), Montpellier (45 min), Nimes (60 min) and Marseille (2 h). Nearest railway stations: Sète, Agde and Montpellier.
Weekly rates and Extra Charges
|rental period||weekly rate|
|31 Dec 2022 - 19 May 2023||€5625|
|20 May 2023 - 30 Jun 2023||€8125|
|01 Jul 2023 - 01 Sep 2023||€10000|
|02 Sep 2023 - 29 Sep 2023||€8125|
|16 Dec 2023 - 29 Dec 2023||€8125|
Fees and conditions
- Security Deposit: €1500.00
- Rental in high season is by the week and for 6 rooms.
- An additional 7th bedroom can be added.
- Changeover day in high season is Saturday.
- Outside high season there is an option to rent 3 rooms. Please enquire as to rates.
- 3 days long weekends possible off-season
- End-of-stay cleaning included
- Gift package of Domaine wines and wine tour included
- Additional services possible.
- The Breakages Deposit required is € 1500. The rental manager will request upon arrival your Credit Card details, no money will be taken unless deductions for Breakages are necessary.
- End-of-Stay cleaning charge is included. A mid-week clean is included.
- Arrival at 5 pm. Depart at 10am. Late arrival possible by prior arrangement.
- Bedsheets and bath towels and towels for the pool are included. A mid-week change of linen and towels is included.
- The property guardian is on site to help to deal with any specific requirements.
- Pets, please contact us to discuss
Additional services at supplementary cost:
- Bread delivery
- Daily cleaning
- Chef for in-villa catering
- In-villa massage and beauty therapy
The rental manager can also arrange additional activities and excursions as part of the service.
A car is recommended.