Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 30 km; Great for children of all ages ;
- Sun all the year (the house is situated in the Mediterrean area)
- House clean and new renovated, new furnished
- Modern conveniences (internet access, unlimited phone, freezer, fully equipped kitchen...) in a traditional stone house
- Very quiet place Escales is well …see more
27 Apr 2015
"Comfortable village home"
Opuntia is a cozy spot for a couple of people in the village of Escales. Our hosts greeted us on arrival and made sure the bikes were in good condition for us and ready to ride. The kitchen was ve… More
3 Jul 2015
"Une belle découverte"
Tout en haut du village cette petite maison restaurée avec goût, bien intégrée dans son environnement, est agréable, lumineuse et bien équipée. La literie est très confortable.
La petite te… More
5 Jan 2015
"Fantastica casa muy bien preparada y comunicada"
Hemos estado 5 noches hospedados en Opuntia. Es una casa de 2 plantas con cocina muy bien equipada y muy bien preparada para el frio (y hacia bastante frio fuera). El pueblo es encantador y esta muy b… More
Nearest beach 30 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car essential;
ornaisons, sunny, countryside, walking, hiking, Canal du Midi, Carcassonne, tranquility, dolce far niente, cycling, ... …see more
26 Jul 2014
"Very friendly owners"
My wife and I stayed in the studio a couple of days when we were travelling through France. Very nice and welcoming owners! They are from Belgium but speak French and English fluently. They really kno… More
13 Jul 2014
"We had a wonderful time"
This was not really what we expected, it was better. We got our own studio with a private bathroom (and a bathtub!).
Very quiet location and friendly owners.
Located in a wine village, we obviousl… More
7 Jul 2014
We stayed at this excellent B&B in a very quiet rural wine village. We had a perfect holiday, with lots of wine tasting.
Visited Carcassonne (too touristic), the Fontfroide Abbey, Gruissan (Plage) e… More
Das Haus hat uns sehr gut gefallen. Grosszügige Räumlichkeiten, super eingerichtet, alles vorhanden. Und vor allem auch sehr sauber. Die ruhige Lage am Dorfrand mit herrlichem Blick über die Weinfe… More
5 Sep 2014
Very clean. Very comfortable. Very stylishly refurbished. Perfectly located. Plenty of great things to see and do. And reasonably priced as well. We will be back. Promised.… More
1 Feb 2015
"Leben wie Gott in Frankreich"
Wir waren begeistert von dem Haus. Selten findet man ein Haus, was dem eigenen Geschmack entspricht und so viel grosszügigen, hellen Raum bietet. zudem bietet es allen Komfort. Die Badewanne mit irrs… More
Nicely decorated with small outdoor space, ideal for sitting having glass of wine. Lovely village with friendly people. Ideal location for travelling to lots of different swimming places, lovely large… More
Thank you for your review. You were lovely guests.
Nearest beach 40 km; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
A unique property located in Argens Minervois, an ancient settlement is on the banks of the Canal du Midi, a World Heritage Site, and approximately half way between the Roman city of Narbonne and Carcassonne.
The gite is in a no through road towards the top of the vil …see more
24 Oct 2014
"A little corner of Heaven on Earth"
Can really recommend the whole holiday experience. The gite was well equipped,very clean and well maintained.It is in a beautiful setting. The garden was so peaceful lots of birdwatching and very clos… More
23 May 2014
This clean and well equipped gite and it's beautiful private garden is in a sleepy village with a small shop and a couple of open air restaurants and is very quiet and relaxing. Supermarkets and more… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 37 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Samhraidh Dèrive,, three storey town house in the centre of Olonzac, the capital of the Minervois. Boasting two large double bedrooms, completely private third storey terrace. The house is located one minute walk from the center of the village. …see more
14 Sep 2015
"Great little house."
So glad we booked this place. So close to bars and Restaurants. Ideally placed for exploring the Canal du Midi and the beautiful wine growing villages of the Minervois. The house itself was exception… More
1 May 2015
"Excellent Choice, can't wait to return in August !!!!"
Olanzac was an brilliant choice for our week long break and the accommodation was perfect. Situated literally on the door step of the centre ville, it offered everything we had wished for and more. Th… More
Fuimos mi pareja y yo a pasar unos días. El recibimiento fue genial, incluso se acercaron a buscarnos a otro pueblo porque no encontrábamos el sitio. Nos dieron todas las facilidades posibles, son u… More
Modern, comfortable villa with pool in beautiful, traditional Languedoc village of Roubia, bordering the Canal du Midi. Minutes from a lovely lakeside beach. Great location for sight-seeing, activity holidays or simply relaxing and sampling the local wines. Spacious an …see more
8 Oct 2014
"A great holiday in a lovely area."
We had an excellent fortnight based in this lovely holiday home. The house is very well appointed and fully met all our needs. It is very spacious inside and well set up for outdoor living. The pool w… More
20 Aug 2013
"An excellent modern villa with a great pool in a perfect French rural location"
We were a party of 3 adults, 1 senior and 4 teenage children (aged 17 - 12) - all of whom had a great two weeks. It was hot and sunny for the duration (avge 30+ degrees C) but there was usually a gent… More
1 Sep 2012
"Absolutely brilliant holiday in a fantastic villa"
This was the perfect place to go on holiday with my family, close to a small village with good amenities and a beautiful pool for when it got too hot!… More
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
These holiday gites near Carcassonne are in the heart of Ferrals les Corbieres, a rural village, in the Aude within the Languedoc Rousillion. They offer an intimate yet child friendly nest of three luxury holiday apartments with shared pool close to all amenities Prices …see more
Distance approx 4.13 miles from Escales Show on Map
Wir waren bereits 2 Mal in Fabrezan und haben in Christinesund Pierres wunderschönem Ferienhaus gewohnt. Das Haus hatte eine tolle Lage direkt an einem beschaulichen Platz direkt in der Ortsmitte. D… More
30 Mar 2014
"En terre Cathare"
Le village de Fabrezan est en pleine nature dans les vignes a perte de vue, l'Histoire est aussi presente avec les vestiges medievaux et les chateaux Cathares. La maison est agreable mais sur 2 etages… More
Nearest beach 35 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Sitting in the heart of a typical wine making village, these architect-designed, renovated barn conversions have created 3 spacious gites which have all the character of the old stone walls, high ceilings and original wooden beams. …see more
4 Aug 2015
We stayed here as a family of 4 with our 2 young boys. We were in Gite Coquelicot which had a fantastic raised terrace area over looking the pool. Stair gates were up which made it safe for our younge… More
23 Sep 2015
"Lovely Gite in a Beautiful Setting"
We travelled to the area in a a group of 4 friends and chose the lovely Gite Lavender based on reviews on here. The Gite lived up to all the 5 star reviews; it was located in a sleepy French town, ha… More
24 Aug 2015
"Southern French relaxation par excellence!!"
We spent a wonderful week in Gite Coquelicot, a very spacious, clean and well equipped gite, ideal for our family's needs. We really enjoyed our meals on the deck overlooking the swimming pool and sp… More
Nearest beach 40 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Lovely Spacious 3 double bedded rooms, each with own bathroom, large private heated pool in very sunny garden area, secluded Courtyard with plenty of shaded areas to sit. Sleeps up to 10 people. Fully equipped Kitchen, Wifi and UK TV. Off street parking. …see more
14 Oct 2015
"One of the best gites I have ever visited"
Our stay at the gite was great. 5 of us went and all of us loved it. Nancy looked after us so well, we went to a wine tasting in the village which she organised and it was lovely. The gite is very wel… More
This Luxury Villa with private pool, beautiful large garden, with stunning views of the vine yards, is the perfect retreat. Its situated in a small hamlet with several nearby Chateaus producing probably the best wine in the region. …see more
Distance approx 4.62 miles from Escales Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Gite combines character with all mod-cons. 3 large bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, 2 private terraces.
20 Aug 2015
"Great holiday house"
We spent two wonderful weeks at this great house with our three children. Diane and Dick were very welcoming and helpful, particularly when we had some car troubles! The house very comfortable and wel… More
1 Jul 2015
V.good location, v.good specification, v.friendly host. v.private. v.good pool. you will not regret booking!… More
28 Jul 2014
"Wonderful gite in a great location"
Our family of five stayed here for 2 weeks. Set behind the owners house, this property is perfect for families and has so much space inside and out. The location is a few minutes walk to the local sho… More
Parking for 3 cars. Full cooking facilities in large kitchen. Large pool terrace with 4 loungers. …see more
27 May 2015
"Everything you could possibly need from a holiday let and more!"
A lovely property which is extremely well equipped.
Really large rooms. Very light downstairs.
Having two bedrooms upstairs and two bedrooms downstairs means two families or pair of friends can hav… More
16 Aug 2015
This villa is simply amazing - it's well equipped (the owners have thought of everything) , modern, clean and enough space and equipment for at least 8 people. The owner will assist you with an… More
30 Oct 2015
"Excellent property in an ideal, quiet location."
Homps is a quiet village but being on the Canal du Midi gives the added bonus of a selection of good restaurants within walking distance of the house. The surrounding area has many picturesque and his… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 25 km; Great for children of all ages ;
This magnificently spacious and airy house, featuring a large, secure courtyard and roof terrace, in the quintessential market town of Olonzac is thoughtfully presented and equipped so as to make your stay in Minervois (Languedoc-Roussillon) thoroughly memorable. Only a …see more
17 Sep 2015
"Excellent property, excellent location"
This really is a lovely property. Located in the Minervois region easy access to Carcassonne, wine growing region and around 45 mins from the coast at Narbonne.
Well equipped with 3 areas to eat depe… More
6 Jul 2014
"A haven in the sunny South of France"
This was our second year in a row to this fabulous house in lovely Olonzac. The house has everything you could possibly need and the roof terrace is amazing and was well used by us in the tremendously… More
30 Mar 2014
"One of the best gites I have ever stayed in"
This house is beautifully situated for a holiday in the Languedoc. Olonzac has excellent shops and a great weekly market, and is central for visits to all the area. The house itself is attractively f… More
Attractive, air-conditioned, child-friendly, detached villa, sleeping up to 7 + a baby in 3 bedrooms, with private pool, games room and garden, just a short drive from Narbonne and the Mediterranean beaches. 30 minutes drive to Carcassonne!
Distance approx 5.44 miles from Escales Show on Map
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
"Marsanne", 3-room terraced house 60 m2 on 2 levels. Simple and beautiful furnishings: living/dining room with 1 pull-out bed (2 x 80 cm, length 190 cm), TV (flat screen). Exit to the terrace. 1 room with 1 french bed. Kitchenette (dishwasher, 4 ceramic glass hob hotpla …see more
Distance approx 5.52 miles from Escales Show on Map
Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary; Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner;
Close to Narbonne, Carcassonne and the Med our holiday house nestles in the heart of a sleepy wine village. Enjoy a well earned rest basking in the South of France sunshine and soaking up the ambiance of the French experience. …see more
18 Mar 2013
"Excellent base for a fantastic holiday in the South of France"
La maison du murier is very well equipped with everything that a discerning holiday maker needs. It felt as if we had been invited to a friend's home rather than renting a gite.
The house is in a … More
30 Jun 2015
"Ein Haus mit sehr viel Atmosphäre"
Was wir benötigten, war alles im Haus vorhanden.
Es war keine sterile Ferienunterkunft, sondern ein lebendige, wohnliches Heim.
Die Lage , nahe Narbonne, Carcassonne, dem Canal-du-Midi, nicht weit… More
18 Aug 2015
Maison au calme très bien située dans le Languedoc, ce qui permet de visiter toute la région sans difficulté. Accueil très chaleureux de la part de Gisèle qui est de bons conseils pour découvri… More
Fantástico y privilegiado entorno donde relajarse y disfrutar de la naturaleza y del mundo vinícola.
La atención recibida de las propietarias ha sido exquisita y han pensado en todos los detall… More
26 Jan 2016
Nous avons passé un agréable séjours dans le domaine Paul Huc, qui s'est révélé être une belle surprise. Cela n'était pas prévu dans notre programme, mais en marchant dans les petites ruelles… More
5 Jan 2016
"Historic, tastefully converted village buildings, ideal for friends/families"
Although close to the very centre of this very pretty village, The property was quiet, and VERY well appointed, The owners were delightful, and welcoming. A fantastic location for visiting vineyards, … More
"Fantastic spot - Tower so great, unique- loved it -not like anything we've done"
More than we imagined possible!!! Region, people, weather, views, food, wines all beyond expectation. History and architecture of the Tower is fascinating and the modern kitchen is a treat.
The te… More
6 May 2015
"The views alone, are worth the trip!"
What a wonderful place. The views were spectacular, and the accommodations were beyond our expectations. This Chateau tower was built in the early 1700’s, but it currently has every modern convenien… More
4 May 2015
"tower of fun"
This is the most wonderful spot in South France. It was so lovely and quaint. The smell of wine being bottled right out your window is intoxicating. The gardens and vistas are breathtaking. The tower… More
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
On the outskirts of a quiet village.facing directly onto the UNESCO world heritage site of the Canal du Midi. Modern light and airy , with plenty of outdoor area, for dining, watching the many boats travelling along the canal, or just relaxing by the pool. …see more
9 Sep 2013
"Breathtaking views and fantastic pool, the pictures don't do it justice."
Great family holiday - gorgeous village with two good restaurants on the canal du midi. Great location for Narbonne, beaches and lovely little towns and villages.
The pool is fantastic.… More
Thank you all. I'm so glad you enjoyed your stay.
10 Jan 2013
"A fantastic fortnight in a beautiful part of France"
We stayed in Villa Minervois for 2 weeks and had a fantastic time. The villa was comfortably furnished with a nice open plan downstairs opening out on to our own private pool on one side and the canal… More
Maison de la Botte is a luxury 5 star interior designed villa with large indoor swimming pool for holiday rental nestled and hidden in the centre of Olonzac, in the beautiful Minervois wine region in the Languedoc, South of France , sun terrace, indoor pool and even a g …see more
7 Aug 2015
We had a wonderful week at Maison de la Botte. It is situated in a beautiful part of France with 300 days of sun a year. It was very easy to make friends with the locals who are very friendly. The ho… More
23 Jun 2015
"Fabulous house and garden in the centre of Olonzac, ideally located for exploring this beautiful region"
On arrival we were a little anxious on seeing the large metal gates which obscure the property from the road but our concerns were quickly allayed when we were greeted by the lovely Claire (the housek… More
13 Apr 2015
"Relaxing, peaceful, happy vibes in a true French character home!"
Maison de la Botte is a wonderful house, full of charm and a peaceful loving energy. True french character home decorated wonderfully.
The town is close to go anywhere you need; sight seeing, trips … More
Swimming pool; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
Château Ventenac sits beside the Canal du Midi,with amazing views across vineyards to the Pyrenees
It is available all year for self-catering holidays - with 7 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms it can accommodate up to 16 people in style and comfort. Chateau Ventenac is a beau …see more
Distance approx 5.85 miles from Escales Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Suitable for children age 5+; Car essential;
Near to 44 beaches 6km from a river perfect for swimming & watersports In a friendly wine making village Sunny balcony Wood burning stove, exposed beams & WiFi - 18th Century cottage renovated and restored with love. Excellent climate for all year round holidays
We of …see more
29 Nov 2014
It is located in small, rural town in the southern France, in proximity of Mediterranean and Pyrenees. That allows you to range your trips from Catalonia, to Toulouse, to Riviera, but will require tra… More
I was so surprised to see the guest arrive on a bicycle as he hadn't mentioned his transport, in fact he had ridden all the way from Paris and said he had enjoyed every minute. I am so pleased he likes the area - it is a favourite place for cyclists - and that the cottage was a comfortable base for him.
19 Nov 2014
We had the best week in this beautiful part of France, the property was also very beautiful in a lovely village, Diane was very welcoming, we hope to visit again soon.… More
It's lovely to hear that guests enjoyed the cottage and location so much. The weather has been lovely all Autumn, so that helped make their holiday even more special, but they also appreciated all they saw and really seemed to love France as much as we do. We look forward to welcoming them back.
18 Aug 2014
"Lovely stay in Thezan"
Accommodation was as described - clean, well appointed, cosy and ideal for two - the owners were very welcoming helpful.
Thezan is a great location for easy driving to the coast and lovely villages. … More
Thezan is an ideal location as this review shows, many thanks Nadia & Steve.
Places to visit include ;
Somail. …see more
11 Nov 2014
"Fantastic House in a Beautiful seting"
Had a one week stay here with my family, the house is beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean through out and plenty of space for 6 people.
It has lovely gardens, swimming pool and barbeque area, … More
30 Jun 2015
"The perfect French getaway"
We fell in love with this house a little bit...it's making me a bit nostalgic even writing this review.
My boyfriend and i stayed here with my parents for a week after a long search for a villa in… More
6 Sep 2014
"Great house and location"
Loved the house and privacy of the garden. Convenient to supermarket and other attractions in the region… More
Nearest beach 37 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car not necessary;
If you are looking for somewhere to relax and unwind, this is the place. The house is set in its own private garden, not overlooked by anyone. In the summer it's great to open the French windows and the living and outdoor space become one. Coffee and fresh croissant o …see more
Distance approx 5.9 miles from Escales Show on Map
Nearest beach 25 km; Swimming pool; Not suitable for children;
A great favourite! For adult couples only, this is a super end of terrace gite, with its own private patio, shared swimming pool/spa pool - shops, restaurants and a great French market on your doorstep!! …see more
19 Jun 2015
"Super gite, super pool, super hosts"
Our friendly hosts, Bene and Freddy, made our stay so comfortable and were very helpful with restaurant recommmendations etc. The complimentary wine from a nearby vineyard on our arrival went down a … More
Sleeps 2 people in one bedroom. Two gites have twin beds - please enquire if this is your preference. …see more
20 Oct 2013
"Relaxing break in quiet surroundings"
Pleasantly surprised to find the gite quite spacious. We had everything we needed, even Sky TV. We slept well - the bed was comfy, no outside noise (especially so with the shutters), the bathroom cle… More
28 May 2015
"Nice Gites in Olonzac"
We stayed six nights in the Gite Topaz which is situated in the lovely village of Olonzac. The gite is in the grounds of Eloi Merlae, an imposing Chambre D'Hote in the heart of the village. There is a… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 25 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
Delightful, bijou, stone 'maison' in an equally delightful village, Ventenac-en-Minervois, alongside the famous Canal du Midi. Fab GARDEN for relaxing in and dining outside on those warm, balmy evenings. WiFi available! Sleeps 6 in 3 bedrooms with 2 bathrooms. Close to …see more
18 Aug 2014
Villa Avalon is a charming and spacious holiday home, which has been lovingly restored and modernised by it's current owners. The house has generous proportions, a fantastic patio and garden to enjoy … More
Nearest beach 37 km; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
Castel Grand Rue is a traditional, three-storey holiday home in the heart of Olonzac, a thriving market village. The self-catering property has three bedrooms, sleeping up to six guests, and makes the perfect base for exploring the regions many wonderful sights. …see more
16 Aug 2015
"A true village experience"
We enjoyed a three week stay in Castel Grand Rue and was a comfortable base from which to explore the magnificent surrounding area. The house was well appointed and offered plenty of space for the fo… More
1 Oct 2013
"Charming house in the lovely French town in Olonzac."
Castel Grand Rue is a delightful house in the lovely small French town of Olonzac. The house is beautifully decorated and spotlessly clean. It has 3 floors with bedrooms situated on the first and seco… More
21 Aug 2012
"Comfortable, stylish house in a great location"
I stayed at Castel Grand Rue for a week with my brother and partner (we were in the area for a family wedding) and we were all absolutely delighted with the house. The owner, Carolyn, was very helpful… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 35 km; Suitable for children age 5+;
Perfectly located in the heart of Olonzac's old market town, within easy walking distance of numerous traditional shops, restaurants & cafes; yet as soon as you step inside its doors you escape into the peace & quiet of your very own haven. …see more
Distance approx 6.05 miles from Escales Show on Map
Suitable for children age 5+; No pets allowed;
* Sleeps 4 comfortably, can sleep up to 6
* 2 private double bedrooms on separate levels
* Outdoor private sun terrace with BBQ
* FREE Wi-Fi Internet access. Unlimited access
* All mod-cons including dish washer, washing machine etc.
* All quality linen/towels supplied …see more
Distance approx 6.06 miles from Escales Show on Map
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 30 km; Great for children of all ages ;
South of France: Country House
Charming stone house
Countryside * Getting around: bicycle and car
* Airports/Train stations: Carcassonne, Montpellier and Toulouse
23 Aug 2015
We spent a week with our 2 children in Lisa and Bart´s house in August, and we were absolutely delighted with our stay. The house is beautiful, the owners have tastefully renovated this old building,… More
19 Oct 2015
"Beautiful old house and garden in quiet french village, within 2 minute walk of boulangerie and bar."
We stayed in Bart and Lisa's house for a month this September.
The house has been carefully and sympathetically renovated and has lots of living areas and plenty of space for a larger group or fami… More
21 Jul 2015
Bart & Lisa are wonderful hosts, from the start, communication was effortless and they responded to any questions we had straight away.
Their home is exactly as described, a beautiful period French s… More
It was great to have you and you took well care of our house! You are delightful guests and welcome any time!
Lisa & Bart
We stayed chez Lulu for 2 weeks in november. The house is lovely, very cosy, everything you need is there and the location is perfect. If you visit the region, chez Lulu is the best place to stay. Enj… More
25 Sep 2012
"An utterly tranquil and beautifully presented jewel"
We had a wonderful week. Very peacful but with lots to do. We hired bikes at nearby Homps and took a day on the canal du midi. The countryside is so beautiful. Olzonac is a compact town with all we ne… More
30 Jul 2010
"Beautiful accommodation in a beautiful part of France."
This accommodation in Olonzac is perfectly situated for exploring the beautiful region of Languedoc. Whether we headed north, south, east or west, there was so much to see that our four weeks stay wa… More