Farmhouse / 2 bedrooms / sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 140 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Our comfortable, renovated cottage is located in a small village close to the town of Revel, famous for it's superb Saturday morning market. The cottage is adjoined to our own home and has been equipped to be 'home from home'. It has two double bedrooms, a farmhouse style kitchen / diner, lounge and bathroom. It enjoys a good level of privacy together with stunning views across the Lauragais valley towards the Pyrenees and the Montagne Noire.

Ideally located between Carcassonne (55km) and Toulouse (45km), it is convenient for walking and cycling in the local area or for exploring the wider region. Albi, Castres, Lautrec, Castelnaudary, Carcassonne, Toulouse and the Canal du Midi are all within one hour travelling distance. The Pyrenees mountains and Mediterranean beaches are approx. 100km away. We have gathered a large collection of visitor information on the region from which you will be able to choose the places you would most like to visit.

There are many local restaurants where you can enjoy local speciality dishes such as Cassoulet, Toulouse sausage, Foie Gras and Aligot. The nearest boulangeries are 3km away and our closest restaurant is less than 1km.

Facilities:

Ground Floor: Lounge with colour satellite TV, DVD player, Video player, CD player. Wifi access (free). Farmhouse style kitchen / diner, fully equipped, with dishwasher, fridge freezer, microwave. Cloakroom / utility area with WC, wash basin and washing machine.

First Floor: Bathroom with shower over bath, WC and wash basin. 2 bedrooms: 1 kingsize, 1 double.

All linen, towels and tea-towels provided (free).

Outside area: Lawned garden, patio, garden furniture, barbecue, off road parking for 2 cars.

Services: Electric heating - all fuel and power included in rent May to September, £40 per week supplement October to April (which has been added into the tarif shown).

Sorry no pets and no smoking.

Flights to Carcassonne (Ryanair) and Toulouse (BA, Easyjet, Jet2) airports from many UK regional airports.

Located in the Haute Garonne (31) close to the borders of the Tarn (81) and Aude (11) départements.

Our departement is subject to a local Tourist Tax (taxe de sejour) of 90 cents per person per night. The equivalent in £ has been added to any quote given.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms
Nearest beach Mediterranean coast 140 km
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Carcassonne, Toulouse 50 km, Nearest railway: Castelnaudary 18 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
General Video player, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV, 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 Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Midi-Pyrénées region

En Croux is situated near the towns of Revel, St Felix Lauragais, Soreze and Castelnaudary. It is close to the Montagne Noire, Lac St Ferreol and the Canal du Midi.

It is in the Lauragais valley, in the Haute Garonne département (31) but close to the borders of both the Tarn (81) and Aude (11). It is ideally placed for touring this area. It has rolling countryside, lakes, canal, mountains and historic Cathar castles all on it's doorstep.

There are even 2 world heritage sites nearby- the 16th century Canal du Midi and the medieval city of Carcassonne, a must see castle with it's 52 towers.

Revel

Within easy travelling distance:

Local: Revel offers a rich assortment of shops and a famous Saturday Market, the essence of French country living. High above Revel lies the Lac St Ferreol, one of the feeder lakes for the Canal du Midi, with its sandy beach, walks, restaurants and bars.

North: the town of Castres with the Goya museum and famous medieval waterfront. Albi, capital of the Tarn, with it's stunning brick built cathedral and Toulouse Lautrec museum, vineyards of the Gaillac region.

West: Toulouse (the pink city), a modern vibrant city with excellent shopping facilities, architecture and the arts. Space city (cité espace) and Airbus visitor centres.

East: Carcassonne, Limoux, Cathar castles, vineyards and the mediterranean coast.

South: Medieval towns of Mirepoix and Foix and the Pyrenees mountains.