Secluded stone 18th century cottage in the grounds of a Cathar chateau. The house has an independant entrance, large private garden, access to a tree-lined passage leading to a picturesque stream. Completely renovated, furnished and decorated with taste, mixing authentic charm and contemporary art. It houses up to 8 people in 10 rooms, distributed over 160 m²; 4 double bedrooms, 1 en-suite, 1 main bathroom, 2 separate toilets, heating throughout, fully equipped kitchen, dining hall, and drawing room with antique fireplace, separate garage, WIFI,TV. Housecleaning and gardening are included in the price of rent. Linens and towels are supplied. Located beween Toulouse (45min), and Carcasonne (40 min), 6 mn from the quaint village of Belpech with all basic facilities, 12 min from the medieval city of Mirepoix, 45 min from ski resorts and an hour from the Mediteranean sea. 3 * Clévacances and Label Pays Cathare.
Optional use of the chateau swimming pool depending on availability (250 euros per week)
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car essential, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carcassonne and Toulouse 45 km, Nearest railway: Castelnaudary and Pamiers 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|General||Central heating, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
A country blessed with history, natural beauty and gastronomy !
La Commanderie is in th Heart of the Cathar country in the Aude,
ideally located between the Pyrenees and Mediterranean sea.
It is a paradise for lovers of hiking, horse-riding, fishing, hunting,
alpine and cross-country-skying.
History lovers will find this wild region similar to Tuscany,
with landscapes littered with Romanesque churches.
Close to the medieval fortified town of Mirepoix and
to Castelnaudary, with its world famous cassoulet, you can also
discover the Cathar castles, including Montsegur.
Just 40 minutes from La Commanderie are the medieval
City of Carcassonne (a world heritage site), the chateau of Foix
an the 'pink city' of Toulouse, with many cultural and
touristic attractions. Great for kids : the Forge of Pyrenes,
the Prehistoric Park, Space city and
many other fun and sporty activities.
And don't forget to sample the local delights
from the market of Mirepoix or Castelnaudary.
La Commanderie is in th Heart of the Cathar country in the Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon