House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Situated in a small traditional French village, Vue de Tournesol is in a quiet residential area with French and English neighbours. The villa is ideal for two families or larger groups.
The open plan layout of the lounge, kitchen and dining room gives the house a social feel with two large french doors leading to the outside terrace where there is outdoor dining for 12 people; great for BBQ's and enjoying the surrounding views. In the lounge is a 42' flat screen tv with English freeview channels, a DVD player and iPod speakers.
The kitchen is well equipped with all you need for a self-catering holiday; Including a microwave, cooker, dish washer and washing machine. There is an island unit that seats 2 people and a dining room table that seats 8. The double bedroom on the ground floor has a shower room and toilet next to it.
Upstairs, there are a further three bedrooms with two single beds in each and the Master Suite has its own dressing room and ensuite. The family bathroom, upstairs has a bath and a shower. A spacious mezzanine area has beautiful views of the Pyrenees and is ideal for relaxing and reading.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Narbonne 114 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carcassonne 26 km, Nearest railway: Carcassonne 32 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
|Further details outdoors|
Gas BBQ with aluminium trays provided for use with the bbq
Two outdoor tables- seating for 12
4 bicycles available
4 metre hexagonal wooden pool with decking area.
Pool towels not provided
English speaking representatives will be available to answer any questions.
Welcome pack provided on arrival.
Changeover day is flexible (this takes advantage of midweek flights and ferry crossings as they are usually good value for money compared with the weekend)
Due to new satellite connections some of the British channels are no longer available.
The Languedoc-Roussillon region
The Languedoc-Roussillon/Aude region of France enjoys one of the best climates in the country with plenty of sunshine most days which makes this region ideal for many activities such as kayaking, white water rafting, horse riding, golf, cycling, fishing. The Mediterranean is only one hours drive and the nearest ski station is 45 minutes. The Pyrenees/Andorra is two hours away, ideal for walking, skiing and tax free shopping. Spain is just two hours drive. The famous Canal du Midi runs through this area where you can enjoy boat trips or just cycle, stroll or sit in a bar with a glass of local wine..
A visit to Carcassonne must not be missed, especially the Medieval 'La Cite' - an ancient World Heritage Site with its narrow cobbled streets, castle walls and turrets. Lac de Cavayere (Carcassonne beach and lake) is a 20 minute drive . Here, there is a picnic area, sandy beach, canoeing and walks. There is also a superb treetop adventure course.
Belveze du Razes
The village of Belveze du Razes has all the amenities expected of a French village. There is a supermarket 8 A Huit, a boulangerie, boucherie, newsagents, post office, bank, chemist, doctors, hairdressers, dentists, open air public pool, small lake for fishing, tennis courts and a bar ' Cafe le Chene Vert' that produce tasty pizzas. The village holds an annual fete in August (over a long weekend) where there is entertainment, live music , dancing and excellent food and wine. There are numerous caves nearby to sample the French wine. Chateau de Belveze in the village has excellent wine to sample and buy. Nearby is the popular restaurant 'Gayda'