House | 5 bedrooms | sleeps 10

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

La Résigné is a delightfully spacious country house with five bedrooms, swimming pool, over two acres of grounds and stunning views. Originally built in 1839 as part of a vineyard, the house has recently been exquisitely renovated, equipped and furnished as a luxurious holiday home. La Résigné is a lovely country house built in a traditional Tarn style. The house is sited on a hilltop and has panoramic views of the stunning countryside.

The house has been beautifully furnished and equipped with all that you could need during your holiday.

Should you wish to consider the services of a chef, there are local caterers available either for home catering or for the supply of pre-prepared meals.

Size Sleeps up to 10, 5 bedrooms
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Toulouse, Nearest railway: Toulouse or Gaillac
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 DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

Recently renovated, La Résigné is a traditional three-storey house with lovely high ceilings and exposed wooden beams. The house has five spacious bedrooms which can accommodate up to 10 people in comfort and style.

The ground floor of La Résigné comprises a huge salon with both sitting and dining areas, cloakroom, kitchen and utility room.

The modern kitchen has a dishwasher, fridge, microwave oven and a range-style cooker with double oven. The adjoining utility room is equipped with a double-door fridge-freezer (with ice dispenser), a washing/drying machine and ample space for storage.

The sitting area in the salon has been equipped with a television (UK channels available), DVD player and stereo system. The dining area is furnished with a dining table and chairs for up to ten people and has French doors opening onto the garden.

La Résigné has five large double bedrooms (two 6' doubles and three twins) and three bathrooms, one of which is en suite. Three bedrooms (one super-king-size double and two twins) and one separate family bathroom are on the first floor.

Further details outdoors

La Résigné is set in over two acres of land. The property has a large fenced pool (13m x 6m) with breathtaking views.

La Résigné is on the outskirts of a tranquil rural hamlet, between the medieval bastide villages of Castelnau-de-Montmiral and Cordes-sur-Ciel. The nearest local village is a three-minute drive away, where you will find shops, restaurants and a supermarket.

The front of the house opens out to a large patio area with views of the gardens and pool. Equipped with garden furniture, the patio is the perfect spot for sunny breakfasts, lazy lunches and starlit suppers. La Résigné enjoys full sunshine all day long, although those guests who prefer to stay out of the sun will find plenty of natural shade in the garden.

From the rectangular swimming pool (13m x 6m), there are spectacular views of the surrounding countryside. The pool has a large patio area with a gazebo for poolside shade. The patio is equipped with a barbecue, garden furniture and sun loungers.

Please note: the pool is fenced.

Further details

Linen & towels: linen and pool towels are provided at changeover and fresh bedlinen provided weekly for longer lets.

Baby equipment: a high chair and travel cot are available if requested in advance. Cot linen must be provided by the client.

Heating fuel: if required (normally during Low season), heating fuel is additional and charged at cost.

The Midi-Pyrenees region

La Résigné is on the outskirts of Montels - a traditional rural hamlet in the Tarn. Montels is close to Castelnau-de-Montmiral (7kms), Cordes-sur-Ciel (15kms) and the lovely market town of Gaillac (9kms).

Things to see are the Vineyards AOC "Gaillac", "Gaillac mousseux" and "Gaillac Premières Côtes".


Numerous activities and leisure pursuits are available in the area around La Résigné. There is an Aqua leisure park & lake, Golf, tennis, horse riding & Canoeing for all the family. You can go walking in the fabulous Grésigne forest and view the spectacular river gorges.

There are the beautiful bastide towns & villages such as Cordes-sur-Ciel and local markets at Castelnau-de-Montmiral, Gaillac & Albi. There are restaurants, wine tasting & vineyard tours and cookery classes (English speaking). Toulouse is a drive/train ride away with it's Space Centre, wonderful shops and sightseeing.