This French holiday rental is located in the pretty medieval village of Neffies in Southern France. A beautiful “Maison de Vigneron“ in a village with all amenities. It has 5 spacious en-suite double bedrooms and a one bedroom apartment. Thus sleeping up to 13 in comfort. Outside there is a courtyard garden with summer kitchen and private pool. 10 mins from historic Pezenas and 20 mins from the Mediterranean.
The stone house has been tastefully restored, retaining the original terracotta floors, huge roof beams, tall windows with shutters and intricate ironwork. The house is surrounded by vineyards and has views to the mountains from the top lounge. All en-suite bedrooms are spacious, tastefully decorated and furnished - complete with crisp cotton bed linen, fluffy towels.
There are 2 fully equiped kitchens and 3 lounges. Two of the lounges have flat screen TV and UK TV. Wifi internet throughout.
The apartment - within the house on the first floor - has a double bedroom, en suite shower room and open plan lounge/kitchen. The living room has a bed settee.
Outside - shaded courtyard and a walled garden, the private pool 7.5m x 3.5m is heated and alarmed with Roman steps. There is a large summer lounge with comfortable seating, summer kitchen and various games and books. Next to this is a gym with equipment. Off street parking for up to 3 cars.
|Size||Sleeps up to 13, 6 bedrooms|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Private outdoor pool (heated), Internet access|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (heated)|
|General||TV, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||6 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 6 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (6)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The region is well-served by low-cost operators from the following airports, with driving time to this French holiday rental being:
Montpellier 1 hour
Perpignan 1 hour 15mins
Carcassonne 1 hour 15mins
Nimes 1 hour 45mins
Girona 2 hours
The property is within a 2 minute walk of the village which has many facilities – bakers, general store, bar, restaurant. It is a 35 minutes drive from the sandy Mediterranean beaches and fishing ports (renowned for their seafood). 10 minutes away you will find the bustling historic town of Pezenas. Also within easy reach of this gite in South France are mountains, rivers, lakes, the Canal du Midi, Carcassonne, etc - to name but a few of the many attractions that this beautiful, unspoilt region of the South of France has to offer..
Less than fifteen minutes drive away (or you could take the bus, which stops near the property) is the ancient market town of Pezenas, “one of the quiet glories of Southern France” (The Independent 2010.) with it`s atmospheric old quarter, artist's studios and boutiques, and wide variety of bars and restaurants. There is also a fabulous market on Saturday, and a cinema showing English language films. A thirty-five minute drive will take you to the Mediterranean coastal resorts where you'll find long stretches of sandy beaches with safe, shallow waters for swimming, all kinds of water sports, and a lively buzz in the cafes and bars. Some of the many family attractions here include a Dinosaur Park (near Meze), an African Animal reserve (Sigean), Aqualand water park (Cap D'Agde) and the Aquarium at Montpellier.
Fresh water swimming can be enjoyed at a small lake ten minutes away at Vaillhan, at Lac du Salagou in the National park, or at the many river beaches, where you can also find canoeing and kayaking. Or, you could hire a bike and go cycling along the tow paths of the magnificent Canal du Midi.