House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
Maison sur la Colline is a beautiful converted barn located in a stunning vine growing village in sunny South West France.
The spacious house runs over three floors. The first floor has an open plan newly fitted, well furnished kitchen, dining area and comfortable living room with UK television. Upstairs there are two good sized, well furnished bedrooms and both have newly fitted en-suite bathrooms. Downstairs the games room has a full size pool table and bed settee, for unexpected visitors,and a third bathroom with a bath. This property ideal for couples sharing or families.
Outside there are spectacular views of the local area from the very private pool and the terrace provides an ideal place for alfresco dining. There is also a large, secure driveway.
The spring water swimming pools at Alet les Bains, the beaches of the numerous swimming lakes, kayaking on the Aude, cycle hire and the Abbey at St.Hilaire are all a short distance from the house.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Narbonne - Plage 85 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carcassonne 40 km, Nearest railway: Limoux 6 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (2), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
Cots and highchairs are available on a weekly rental basis.
The house is primarily aimed at 4 occupants but a further bed settee in the games room does mean that a further two guests could be accomodated.
A refundable loss and breakage deposit is required.
A non refundable booking deposit is also required at the time of booking.
The Languedoc-Roussillon region
The house is located within easy reach of the town of Carcassonne with its famous medieval castle, as well as the Mediterranean beaches, the Spanish border (Barcelona 3hrs drive) and the Pyrenees.
The nearest town of Limoux sits on the river Aude and centres around a large town square which is bordered by bars, cafes & restaurants and hosts the town’s lively market every Friday.
Getting there is cheap and quick either with EasyJet or BA from Gatwick to Toulouse or Stanstead to Carcassonne with RyanAir.com
La Digne d'Aval is typical of a sleepy circulate village of the region where the pace of life is very slow but you may find yourself here when there is a local fete and then there will be dancing in the streets literally.
Limoux just 7kms away is renowned for its sparkling wine Blanquette de Limoux said to pre-date champagne. It has to be tried and where better that at the summer night market held every week in July and August. Market day is every Friday in Limoux and Monday in the medieval and historic square of Mirepoix.