House | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6
A Modern French property on the edge of the village of Puivert and only 200 mts away from the Swimming Lake with its own dedicated guest garden and set in 2000 sq mts of grounds. The property has all the facilities that you would expect in any modern accommodation, but still quite traditional. Enjoy the views of the fields and mountains from the bedrooms and guest garden. The orcard can be enjoyed but is shared with the owners. Take breakfast on the balcony and enjoy the views be it the fields and mountains or that of Puivert Chateau.
Walking, Cycling, Horse Riding, White Water Rafting together with other river activities and of course lying on the beach or swimming in the Lake are some of the activities that you can enjoy.
|Size||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Puivert Lac 200 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carcassonne 45 km, Nearest railway: Quillan 15 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
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The house offers the following accommodationall on the upper floor, entrance hall, lounge, dining room, kitchen, 3 bedrooms, bathroom and separate toilet.
The lounge offers comfortable modern sofas to relax on following that typical holiday day, be it activity or just laying on the beach. The dining room with its views out over open countryside and to Puivert Chateau has a large dining table with seating for six people. Just right for that lazy evening meal.
There are three bedrooms, the main bedroom has a king size double bed. The further two bedrooms both have twin single beds in each. All beds have duvets and pillows. In the morning just push open the shutters and take in the view of the Pyrenees from your bed, what more could you ask for. Bed linen, together with house and beach towels are provided at a nominal cost for laundry.
The lounge has Sky freeview television together with DVD player.
|Further details outdoors|
The large south / west facing garden and orchard, which is fully enclosed, has its own purpose built barbecue and eating area. Just right for those garden meals in the sun.
Lawns areas all fully enclosed. Fully equipped with outdoor furniture, sun loungers and games etc
Well behaved pets may be accepted by agreement with the owners.
The Languedoc-Roussillon region
Puivert is located in the south of France, in the area known as the Aude Region, in the foothills of the Pyrenees. This area is steeped in natural beauty and history.
It is ideal for those seeking the thrills of an activity holiday, in the summer the Aude is a paradise for all seasonal activities and in the winter there are a variety of ski stations in the Pyrenees to chose’ from. The nearest being Camurac just 30 minutes away with 15 runs.
Puivert is home to one of the famous Cathar Castles with many others locally in the area. La Cite in Carcassonne, the largest medieval fort in Europe is only a short drive away as are many other Chateaux.
The house is well situated for short excursions into the Pyrenees mountains, the beaches of the Mediterranean, the vineyards of the Limoux, the markets at Mirepoix, Couiza, Espereza and Quillan or the ski fields of Andorra with it’s duty free shopping.
The village of Puivert has an excellent boulangerie together with a mini- supermarket offering everything that you may require. There is also a café, tabac, restaurant and post office. In July and August Puivert hosts a regular Wednesday evening market. The market is where locals sell their produce, it is also where you can enjoy locally produced and cooked food and eat with the locals in the beautiful summer evening sun.
Just further a field, is the local village of Chalabre which has its own regular market, restaurants, shops, supermarkets, banks, chemists, bars, doctors and petrol station.
Other local towns include Quillan, Espereza, Miropoix and Lavalanet all offering a full range of services.