Apartment | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 9
Feel the authentic French atmosphere of the old medieval village Collioure and enjoy the sun and crystal clear water at the beach right outside your door!
There are several balconies with great views. The house is 400 years old but modern inside.
Cars not allowed in this special area (carpark 200 m away).
Try the famous Catalan kitchen and the local wine in the small restaurants in the narrow streets, check the art galleries, drink a cup of coffee at the harbour overlooking the painted fishing boats and the bay. Visit the market every Wednesday and Sunday morning.
No wonder Matisse and other famous artists found inspiration in this lovely place!
|Size||Sleeps up to 9, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Plage Boramar 20 m|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perpignan, Carcassonne, Montpellier, Toulouse, Gir, Nearest railway: Collioure|
|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, Sea view|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||3 Sofa beds, Double beds (3), Cots (1), Dining seats for 9|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
|Further details outdoors||
Restaurants and small shops (art, jewelry, handicrafts) just around the corner. Market place, tourist office and supermarket 5 minutes walk away.
Great trails for mountainbiking (bikes can be rented in Collioure) and walking in the Pyrenees right outside Collioure, with beautiful views of the sea.
You can watch a short movie showing the beaches close to the house at: www.youtube.comwatchv=Pj_phiM_NpY
June, July, August: changeover day Saturday
Final cleaning and linen/towels always included.
We aim at keeping a high level of cleanliness and comfort, e.g. all linen being ironed
The Languedoc-Roussillon region
The most sunny part of France, and not as commercial and overrunned by tourists and cars as the Riviera.
Lots of cultural and historical attractions within driving distance.
Perpignan is the regional capital with many cultural festivals and events. In Ceret nearby you find the Musee d'Art Moderne. Castelnou village, Tautavel (the prehistoric man), Carcassonne, the Dalimuseum in Figueres and the fantastic city Barcelona in Spain can easily be reached by car or train. A trip in the Pyrenees might include the Canigou mountain and a visit to Andorra.
This catalan village has kept its unique medieval character with narrow streets full of small restaurants, shops and artgalleries, is surrounded by beautiful landscape, lots of ruins and wineyards, a fishingport in Port Vendre with daily fishmarket, clear blue sea and broad sandy beaches at Saint-Cyprien-Plage, Argeles-sur-Mer and Racou, gorges and canyons in the Pyrenees.
Activities: walking, swimming, diving, fishing (sea, harbour og mountains), boattrips, windsurfing, watersports, hiking, rafting, canyoning, mountainbiking, minigolf, cycling, horseriding, walking, golf, tennis, winetasting
Festivals: In July and August there are festivities and music.The main one being the week long Fete de St Vincent in mid-August with its spectacular firework display. Most evenings in the main season there is music or entertainment in the small squares.