About the home
Situated on the outskirts of the small village of Margon, 11 minutes by car from Pézenas + 30 minutes from the sea. The bungalow, built in year 2000, is set in a corner of our lovely 3 acre garden. Our own bungalow being found at the end of a tree lined drive.
The property has its own gateway and drive ensuring privacy for both parties. Attractive block paving surrounds the bungalow on all 4 sides so one may sit in sun or shade. The garden has trees, flowering shrubs, conifer beds and fruit trees. In season you are invited to pick cherries, figs, almonds and sharon fruit straight from the tree.
The delightful paved patio has lighting, barbecue, garden table, chairs and sun loungers. We have tried to include everything for an enjoyable holiday. Planning a picnic? You will find a portable picnic bench and table set, melamine tableware and cool box. For indoor pastimes there are books, magazines, jigsaws, games, dominoes, cards and of course satellite TV, Video, DVD & WiFi.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach:||Mèze, 29km|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 2km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for over 5s only|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Private indoor Pool, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool:||Private indoor Pool|
|General:||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-fi available|
|Standard:||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities:||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms:||3 Bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite|
|Furniture:||Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Dining seating for 6, Lounge seating for 6|
|Other:||Linen and towels provided|
|Outdoors:||Balcony / Terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
Further details indoors:
The villa has double glazing and electric radiators providing year round comfort; 3 bedrooms; 2 bathrooms; comfortably furnished dining lounge, satellite TV & DVD, also WiFi; kitchen with breakfast bar, microwave, electric oven, hob, toaster, kettle, dishwasher, fridge freezer; utility room (washing machine, iron, etc.) and pool room with the 6m heated swimming pool.
3 bedrooms with fitted wardrobes: 1 with double bed (en suite shower, wc, sink and heated towel radiator); 2 with twin beds in each. A second bathroom with king size shower, wc, sink and heated towel radiator.
The fitted kitchen has a breakfast bar, microwave, dishwasher, electric oven, hob, kettle, toaster and fridge freezer. A small utility room with washing machine, iron, etc, has 2 patio doors: one gives access to the paved patio and the other leads into the pool room with its large picture windows and sliding patio doors. The 6-m pool is heated (Note: not deep enough for diving).
Dining lounge. The dining area with table, chairs and dresser has a large picture window looking onto the pool. The lounge area is comfortably furnished with sofas, armchairs, coffee table and satellite TV, Video & DVD. A patio door leads onto a partly covered terrace. Electric radiators in all rooms.
Included in the price:
Once a week house cleaning.
Pool maintenance and heating.
All bed linen.
Duvets and covers for cooler weather.
Towels: 2 hand and 2 bath towels per person per week.
Kitchen towels and tea towels.
Linen and towels changed weekly.
PLEASE NOTE pool is normally closed from mid October to mid March as reflected in MUCH REDUCED PRICE for this period. Saturday changeover
REGRET NO CHILDREN UNDER 10 OR SMOKERS.
Please note villa is for non smokers and CHILDREN aged 10 years or more.
The Languedoc-Roussillon / Herault region
With an average of 310 sunny days a year the area is ideal for year round holidays.
Spring comes early with almond blossom and wild flowers in profusion. Summers are long and sunny heralded by the song of the cigale. The sleepy atmosphere of the country villages contrasting sharply with the lively bustle of the coastal resorts. The season of colour, oleanders, roses, geraniums, the market stalls piled high with peaches, apricots and melons. Late summer brings the grape harvest and almonds and figs are ready for picking.
Autumn with its gentle sun brings a wonderful change of colour to the vineyards. The green leaves turning to vibrant shades of red, orange and gold making a "patchwork quilt" of the landscape. Winters are short and mild with deep blue skies, spectacular sunsets, flowering mimosas and olives ripening on the trees.
Things to see: Canal du Midi, the hill fort of Ensérune, the famous walled town of Carcassonne, the strange rock formations of Mourèze, the vast lake of Salagou, the village and ancient monastery of St Guilhem Le Désert, the enchanting grotto of Clamouse and nearby Devil's Bridge, the impressive gorges d'Heric, the breathtaking panorama of the Cirque de Navacelles. Just a few examples of this varied region.
On the coast you can also find lively Cap d'Agde with it's quayside restaurants and shops looking onto the yacht filled harbour. Along the coast Marseillan Plage then Mèze and Sète famous for the oyster beds and many seafood restaurants. 30 minutes from here sandy beaches and the sparkling Mediterranean await you.
The Pezenas / Margon area
Margon, has bread delivered daily from Pouzolles's bakery, 2 restaurants (one has a bar with WIFI) and a small open-air market every Monday morning.
Nearby Roujan has a variety of shops including bakers, butchers, spars & a Super U, Post Office, bank with cash machine, hairdressers, petrol stations, chemist, doctors, cafes, restaurants and newsagents supplying UK daily papers.
12 minutes by car, Pézenas (birthplace of Boby Lapointe, Molière's town) offers its medieval quarter, supermarkets, cafes, bars and restaurants and a large open-air market every Saturday.
From the property you can also visit Béziers which is 20 mins away, or the sparkling Mediterranean which is 30 mins away. Inland you can explore picturesque villages, hills, lakes & gorges. The area is ideal for walking, cycling, golf and of course wine tasting.
How to get there
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Nearest Airport Béziers-Vias : 31 minutes.
Airports within 1h30: Perpignan, Montpellier, Carcassonne, Nîmes and Toulouse. Girona (Spain) 2h16.
Ryanair fly Bristol & Luton to Béziers; and daily from Stansted to Perpignan, Carcassonne, Nîmes and to Montpellier.
British Airways fly Gatwick to Montpellier.
Flybe (British European) has following routes : Birmingham to Perpignan or Toulouse. Bristol to Toulouse. Southampton to Perpignan or Toulouse.
Eurostar-Waterloo to Montpellier and Béziers via Paris or Lille. The latter is easier;
By road from Calais, try the toll free A75 from Clermont Ferrand to Pézenas.
Directions to Margon will be forwarded at time of booking.
Activities near Pezenas
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
A winter sun break
28 Sep 2012
Villa Mimosa is a very clean very pleasant and comfortable house, furnished to a high standard and very well equipped. It is situated in a very large well kept garden, in a quiet street in a quiet... more
29 Aug 2012
My wife & I drove to Villa Mimosa with my brother, wife & another couple following us in another car, we stopped over in a hotel on the Friday night, the second part of the drive on the Saturday was... more
22 Jun 2012
Villa Mimosa is situated within extensive grounds, filled with mature trees and plants. Outside the villa when we stayed, was a cherry tree full of fruit which we were urged to pick by the... more
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 6|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|4 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 650||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Jun 13||6 Jul 13||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|6 Jul 13||24 Aug 13||£ 875||-||-||1 Week|
|24 Aug 13||28 Sep 13||£ 750||-||-||1 Week|
|28 Sep 13||19 Oct 13||£ 600||-||-||1 Week|
|19 Oct 13||22 Mar 14||£ 450||£ 80||-||2 Nights|
|22 Mar 14||3 May 14||£ 650||-||-||1 Week|
|3 May 14||31 May 14||£ 725||-||-||1 Week|
|31 May 14||5 Jul 14||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
|5 Jul 14||30 Aug 14||£ 975||-||-||1 Week|
|30 Aug 14||27 Sep 14||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
|27 Sep 14||18 Oct 14||£ 625||-||-||1 Week|
|18 Oct 14||28 Mar 15||£ 450||£ 80||-||2 Nights|
The property does not have weekend tariffs.
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
PLEASE NOTE pool is normally CLOSED from mid October to late March as reflected in MUCH REDUCED PRICE for this period. Saturday changeover.Enquire now
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