Apartment | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 2
Situated in a beautiful 17th century renovation in the South of France (Languedoc ) with its own spa : UP TO 50% OFF ( except July / August)
A place for self-indulgence; part of a prestigious boutique hotel in a former 17th century convent, which has been sympathetically restored. Its original architectural elements have been preserved; vaulted ceilings, sculptured stone mouldings, lime washed walls and a wide majestic stone staircase.
The apartment has access to all the hotel facilities; a library/salon area with a stunning period fireplace, a long glass fronted conservatory overlooking the garden and swimming pool, a cave-like wine bar and for your further indulgence a private spa with treatment rooms and an indoor heated plunge-pool.
Situated on the fringes of the Languedoc National Park and surrounded by the wine regions of Faugère, Coteaux du Languedoc and Saint Chinian, the village of Hérépian is close to Lamalou-les-Bains and many picturesque villages as well as a mere 15km from the stunning Gorge d'Héric.
There are 13 suites and rooms, all individually and tastefully furnished. This is just one of them: a spacious apartment with garden views, kitchen facilities, internet access, tv, and ipod.
Gourmet buffet breakfasts are available for 16 Euros. The hotel also offers a 'Table d'Hote' given a day's notice.
The property is within easy reach from the UK with Ryan air flights to nearby airports in Beziers, Montpellier, Perpignan and Carcassonne.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Nearest beach Valras 48 km|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Beziers 47 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool|
|General||Central heating, TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, Shared garden|
The Languedoc-Roussillon region
The apartment is situated in the village of Hérépian; a small village 40km north of Beziers.There are a number of small shops and restaurants and a large supermarket on the outskirts of the village. Situated on the outskirts of the Languedoc-Roussillon national park which covers a network of more than 7000 kilometres of nature trails, horse tracks and marked hiking routes through a varied landscape of forest, plateaux and plains, mountains and canyons. A myriad of activities is available: from hiking, horse riding, mountain biking, climbing, golf, mushroom and chestnut gathering to sailing canyoning, canoeing, rafting, river fishing and speleological excursions.
Under an Hour's drive from Hérépian:
The Canal du Midi
The Canal du Midi passes close to Beziers (east of Hérépian). Walks along the tow path close to Capestang are particularly lovely.
Beaches (south-east of Hérépian)
Several beaches are to be found under an hour's drive including Serignan, Valras Plage and Cap d'Agde.
Lake Salagou (east of Hérépian near Saint Felix de Lodez)
This modern, man-made lake is characterised by the unusual bauxite (red coloured rock) that surrounds it.
Lamalou-les-Bains (4km west of Hérépian on the D908)
Lamalou is a lively small market town. Markets are held here on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays from 8am till 1.30pm. There is a cinema in Lamalou and plenty of good restaurants.
Olargues (20km west of Hérépian on the D908)
Olargues is a picturesque village well worth exploring. Don't miss the 'Pont du Diable' or devil's bridge (an attractive 3-arched bridge dating back to the 12th century)
Les Gorges d'Heric (17km west of Hérépian on the D908
The walk along this spectacular gorge with its countless waterfalls up to the hamlet of Héric is stunning. Take a picnic and swimming gear and make a day of it.