What is(are) your name(s)?
Corine and Thierry Varipatis
For how long have you been running a B&B?
About ten years now....
Please share something about the history of your present bed and breakfast.
What are the unique characteristics of your B&B?
Based on your guests' opinions, what feature of your B&B has made their stay special?
I think the best answer is to read our guet book on line, www.lagrandelauzade.com, since 2005!
Please describe in short your bed and breakfast and its general services and amenities.
How many rooms are offered at your B&B and what is its maximum capacity?
French law says you can't have more than 5 rooms. We offer two rooms, a suite, two self catering, and an original Bus parked near the pool.
We offer the only one circle sized waterbed (2m30) you can find in a guest house!
What kinds of rooms do you offer?
Please describe the in-room facilities for each type of room in your B&B.
Which room is your personal favorite?
Each room has it's own personality.
The most wanted aren't Rond'O and.... the Bus!
What do the room rates include?
All is included, no surprise.
Only extra services must be paid directly to our partners for massages, bike rental...
Do you offer any special packages?
What may guests expect from a typical breakfast at your property?
We propose, outside or in the kitchen in case of bad weather, a copious French continental breakfast, with organic bread and croissants, home made yogurts and marmalade, pressed oranges juice, and a choice of tea, coffee, chocolate, milk....
When and where is breakfast served?
Breakfast is served from 8,30 to 10 am, on the main terrace and it's big round table, or in the large kitchen in winter or in case of wind or rain!
Are dietary needs accommodated?
Sorry we don't
Do you serve other meals?
Are there cooking facilities, which guests may use?
No cooking in the guest rooms, only in Self Catering of course
Is your bed and breakfast suitable for children?
We have two kids (8 & 4), so yes! kids welcome!
Do you accept pets?
Not in the guest house (as we have one, but not in contact with our guests if they don't want to.
Pets welcome in self catering
What is your smoking policy?
No smoking! (outside allowed, not around the pool)
Is there a parking facility on premises or nearby?
Yes we have parking places for each guest
Is your B&B suitable for disabled guests?
No sorry, as in 1790, the architect don't care: lot of stairs !!!
What safety precautions are provided at your B&B?
What is your check-in/check-out policy?
Check in is 5pm to 10pm, special requests for late check in may be considered.
Check out is before midday
Are there a minimum number of nights for staying at your B&B?
No, but prices are cheaper if the stay is longer....
How can guests check availability and make a reservation?
By mail, phone, Facetime, Skype...
What is you cancellation policy?
What types of payment do you accept?
Is there a special etiquette that guests should know about and comply with?
As we have and receive kids, we ask a correct dressing everywhere...
Please tell us what things guests might enjoy visiting, seeing, doing, etc. in your area.
Lot of things as the Var dpt is the most visited in France!: Thoronet Abbey is the most well known, as well as Saint Tropez and the Verdon Canyon
Where is your B&B located and how it may be reached?
Crossing highway a8/a51, south France
An itinerary is provided before check in
What would you say to people who have never stayed in a bed and breakfast?
Try it! you'll like it....
Is there something more that you want to share about your property?
We are open all year long, please come home!