Apartment | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Feuilles Vertes (Green Leaves) is a beautiful country house with a 2 bedroom self-contained holiday apartment on the ground floor.
Whether you are looking for a relaxing, wind-down type of holiday where you can enjoy beautiful scenery, numerous historical sites or the local vineyards - or whether you like an action packed holiday, hiking, white water action, the French passion for cycling or even skiing in the winter months. The choice is yours!
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Perpignan 75 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carcassonne 55 km, Nearest railway: Mainline Perpignan (local - Quillan 4km) 70 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
Inside the apartment, the large living room has a lounge area and a dining room area. A television with UK Free to Air channels (including radio channels) has been provided in the lounge area as well as a DVD player and a CD hi-fi system. Wi-fi is also now available.
The fully equipped galley kitchen has a gas cooker with four rings, an oven & grill, a microwave, a dishwasher, a washing machine and a fridge with a freezer compartment. An iron and ironing board are also provided.
The apartment has two bedrooms - the main bedroom has a double bed; the second bedroom has twin beds. All bed linen and towels are provided at no extra cost. Both bedrooms are also equipped with a radio alarm and a hair-dryer. Adjacent to the bedrooms is a shower room with a WC.
Heating is available for the cooler months.
|Further details outdoors||
The apartment has a large private patio equipped with sun-loungers, garden furniture and a superb barbecue. Guests are also welcome to use the above-ground swimming pool (shared with owners), which is open from beginning of May to end of September.
There is an on-site therapy centre offering Allergy Therapy, Aromatherapy Massage, Reflexology and Reiki treatments. Whether you have a specific problem you want to treat or whether you just want to relax and let go of your stressful lifestyle, we offer a holistic approach to your general well-being.
Towels, linen and the cleaning at the end of your holiday are included in the price. If you book for two weeks, a mid term towel and linen change is included, but not an apartment clean.
Pool towels are also provided.
A deposit of 25% is required on booking and the balance is payable 6 weeks prior to arrival, or immediately if booking is made within 6 weeks of arrival date.
The Languedoc-Roussillon region
Feuilles Vertes is an ideal place from which to discover the glorious Cathar Country. Enjoy the many historic sites throughout the area, especially the stunning medieval city of Carcassonne. Other Cathar castles and abbeys nearby include Montsegur, Puivert, Quéribus, Puilaurens and Peyrepertuse.
Discover the connection between Father Berenger Sauniere and the lovely hill-top village of Rennes-le-Château - or just relax in the thermal spas at Rennes-les-Bains and Alet-les-Bains.
Belvianes et Cavirac
The village of Belvianes-et-Cavirac is 4km away from the town of Quillan where you will find a good choice of supermarkets for everyday shopping. Other facilities in Quillan include a boucherie, a charcuterie, numerous boulangeries and a post office, as well as several pharmacies, newsagents, banks, hairdressers and garages. From Feuilles Vertes, the nearest restaurant is a mere 200 metre stroll!
- Main Attractions -
Medieval City of Carcassonne
Sentier Cathare (Cathar Castle walk)
Forest & riverside walks - in particular, the "Forêt-des-Fanges" and along the banks of the Aude river; the Pierre Lys gorge near the "Trou-du-Curé"; the "Rocher-du-Doumenyou"; the "Mur-du-Diable".
- Events -
April - Jazz week
July - Festival de Carcassonne
(selection of acts given below - see website fore further details www.festivaldecarcassonne.fr)
Benjamin Biolay & Patti Smith
April - Festival de Fleurs
May - Sortie de Joyeux Fecos Quillanais
15 June - Fete de la Randonee
June - Fete de la Moto
July - Feu d'artifice (Fireworks)
6 July - Tour de France comes through Belvianes - right outside the apartment! (Castres to Ax Les Thermes stage)
July - Festival de guitare
July - Festival International de Folklore
August - Festival de jazz
August - Critirium International de la Ville
14 - 18 August - Grand fête de la ville (Quillan)
Sept - Festival Polyphonies Haute Valee
Sept - Journees du Patrimonie
- Activities -
White Water Rafting
Visiting historic sites