The 2nd floor apartment has air conditioning and offers accommodation for up to 5 people. There is one bedroom with a double bed, one mezzanine room with a sturdy bed settee with sprung mattress and a very comfortable double bed settee in the living area.
The shower room has been recently refurbished and there is a shower, washing machine and clothes airer.
Kitchen facilities comprise of an electric hob and oven, microwave, dishwasher and fridge freezer.
For entertainment, there is a TV and DVD player, along with a CD and cassette player. There is also a TV and video player on the mezzanine floor.
The enclosed balcony has sliding windows and offers a spectacular view of the channel leading to the port, with a backdrop of the Corbieres and the foothills of the Pyrenees.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Port Leucate 500 m|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Perpignan 25 km, Nearest railway: Leucate 15 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||DVD player, Sea view|
|General||Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player|
|Standard||Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||2 Sofa beds, Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace|
Port Leucate is located between Perpignan and Narbonne where the mountains meet the sea. The area enjoys one of the mildest climates in France and is therefore ideal for out of season holidays.
For a more detailed look at the area, visit the French website http://www.tourisme-leucate.fr/.
Just down the road, is Leucate Village, which is a typical French town with a pretty town square and several delightful restaurants. The historic city of Perpignan is less the 20 minutes drive and a picturesque trip down the coast road to the pretty fishing villages of Collioure and Port Vendres is recommended.
The walled city of Carcassonne is less than an hour away and if you want to stock up on duty free goods, the duty free state of Andorra is just over 2 hours away. Skiing in the Pyrenees is also available in resorts such as Mont Louis that is approx an hour and a half away.
Port Leucate is situated in the heart of the Fitou and Corbieres wine producing regions and offers excellent opportunities for walks, cycling, or drives through breathtaking scenery of vineyards, mountains, pretty villages and ruined chateaux.
A short walk from the apartment you will find a variety of restaurants surrounding the main marina. There are also plenty of shops only 5 minutes walk away to cater for all needs, including a Post Office, chemist and an abundance of boulangeries! There are ATMs in the centre of the port and a bank in nearby Leucate. There is a large Carrefour hypermarket located on the outskirts of Perpignan, just 15 minutes drive away.
There are plenty of things to do and a good variety for all ages. The beach and the Mediterranean Sea is only 5 minutes walk from the apartment. Port Leucate is ideal for a beach holiday having Blue Flag accreditation for its clean beaches. There are tennis courts and areas for playing boules nearby, a cinema, a discotheque, cycle hire, boat hire and a water park, all in Port Leucate.
Port Leucate is a major windsurfing centre and offers a wide range of water sports including canoeing and windsurfing. There is an ice skating rink and a casino in the nearby village of Port Barcarès. For the golfers there is a 27 hole golf complex at St Cyprian that is approx 30 minutes away. No membership is required but booking is recommended. Phone number and details are at the apartment.