This unique barn is in a typical wine growing rural village, it has free Wi-Fi an open plan lounge area, with 2 sofas and DVD player. Dining area with pine table and chairs, fully equipped kitchen area, leading to the sun room which has additionaltable and chairs for eating or relaxing with a view of the garden. The small, sunny, south west facing rear garden has a built in BBQ, and overlooks the village chateau and local vines. With a large table and chairs on the patio, it's the ideal place for sipping the local wines after visiting the nearby Cathar Castles, medieval towns of Carcassonne and Limoux, or the colourful local markets.
On the first floor there are 2 bedrooms, the first with a double bed. Second bedroom with double bed and single bed. Large double sofa bed in the lounge if you need extra space.
Shower room with basin and toilet.
Private parking at the front of the barn.
Coastal resorts on the Mediterranean 1 1/2hours, the Pyrenees and many famous Cathar Castles such as Queribus, Montsegur, Peyrepetuse and Puivert are all within easy driving distance. There are 3 swimming pools nearby and lakes with beach entrance approx 30 and 45 mins.
The area is fantastic for walking and discovering the history of the Cathar castles with the enigmatic Rennes le Chateau, and the mysterious Pic de Bugarach and the Eastern Pyrenees on our doorstep. We can arrange guided walks, randos and tours to take you on a journey through breath-taking limestone scenery with its gorges, plateaux, and majestic crags.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Perpignan 65 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||3 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carcassonne 45 km, Nearest railway: Couiza 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Video player, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Single beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ|
Weekend change over preferred, but other days considered. We ask you to leave the property in a clean and tidy order, cleaning can be arranged at an extra cost.
We are a large wine producing region, the summers are long and hot, the winter can be very cold but short. The beaches of the Mediterranean are varied from long wide sandy expanses close to Perpignan, to small sandy coves such as Collioure near the Spanish border, a haven for artists, writers, poets, with fabulous shops, museums and restaurants.
There are 3 swimming pools nearby and lakes with beach entrance approx 30 and 45 mins.
The region is famous for its history of the Cathars, with many stunning castles. Limoux has a beautiful small twom sqaure and during the summer months often there is dancing to live music. Renne Les Chateau (5 mins drive)can be seen from Antugnac, made famous by Dan Brown's books.
The bakers van calls in Antugnac each morning with freshly baked delights. The local vinter M Delmas has a wonderful shop in the village where you can buy Blanquette, or walk down to Couiza and stop at the Haute Vallee cave with your bidon (plastic bottle) and fill up with the local Merlot for 1.50 euros a litre. Local markets in all nearby villages and towns. Nearest supermarket 3km.