Villa | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Limoux is located on the Aude River running through the Languedoc-Aude region of France, the land of the Pays Cathars, famous for the oldest sparkling dry wine "Blanquette de Limoux", and for the longest running carnival in Europe. Carcassonne is the nearest airport, a simple 1/2 hour from the house, Ryan Air is the primary airline. The house is only a short walk to the Place de Republique, in the centre of the city, surrounded by restaurants, bars, butchers, clothing stores, etc.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Narbonne 50 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||100 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carcassonne Salvaza 25 km, Nearest railway: Limoux inner City 400 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Children's pool|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Telephone, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (4), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden|
|Further details indoors||
The bathrooms were fully renovated with modern tile, mirrors, showers, tubs and sinks.
The Barn provides parking for up to 4 Cars, and there is a large garden with secure fencing and gates for children and pets.
There is double-glazing on all windows, with both wood and electric shutters.
The House and Kitchen are fully furnished.
|Further details outdoors||
The Garden is large enough for Croquet or Badminton.
The home is available for 1 week minimum rental periods.
Small Pets are welcome, as long as you clean up.
The Languedoc-Roussillon region
There are Wine and Champagnde Caves located throughout the region.
The hiking and bicycling trips through the wine fields and hillsides are outstanding. It is the training area for the Olympic, Tours de France, and other professional Cycling teams from many nations. The fishing, swimming and kayaking is terrific throughout the region. The Mediterranean Sea at Narbonne is a little over an hour away, and the Spanish Border just 2 hours. The principality of Andora is an hour away, with many notable skiing and winter sports areas.
Limoux is a beautiful medieval city, with the longest running Carnival in Europe (January through April)
Enjoy the soothing thermal mineral springs in the spa towns of Rennes-les-Bains and Alet-les-Bains, 20 minutes by car. There is lake swimming at Lac de Cavayere with a sandy beach, boat rentals, and volleyball courts, which is only a 20 minute drive. There is clean, safe, river swimming throughout the area. The Mediterranean is an hour away with it's beautiful beaches, fishing villages, and golf courses.