Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 100 km; Ask owner if suitable for children;
The perfect location for lovers of the countryside. A short stroll down the drive leads to circular walks and a cycling trail is close by linking, Castres (10 kms) and Albi (30kms).
Gite Martinet is a deluxe self-catering gite, awarded 4 stars by the Prefecture du …see more
20 Oct 2014
"Best of South West France"
We have just returned from spending a week with Tom and Sheda at Gite Martinet just outside the wonderful old town of Lautrec in the Tarn department.
The gite is only an hours drive from Toulouse air… More
So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and it was lovely to spend your birthday with us and the apero evening. We hope you come back for more birthday celebrations. Tom and Sheda
6 Oct 2014
My husband and I stayed in Gite Martinet for four nights and the only negative was that it was far too short. I am very fussy and had spent months looking for a property that 'ticked all the boxes' a… More
2 Oct 2014
"Magic in the south of France"
My husband and I have stayed here before and it is gorgeous, I love staying here! It's so peaceful, Tom's cooking is stunning and nothing is too much trouble for Tom or Sheda - I had one of Sheda's am… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Ask owner if suitable for children; No pets allowed;
A traveller's haven, this Moroccan-inspired B&B room features a slay-style king size double bed, antique furniture and unique views of the river Dadou and the 16th century bridge. It also includes a private bathroom (not ensuite). …see more
16 May 2015
"Séjour très agréable"
Accueil parfait des propriétaires. On apprécie leur sens de l'hospitalité et du partage!
La maison, en bord de rivière, est très agréable... Petit plus pour la terrasse, idéale pour se déte… More
8 Jun 2015
"Restful corner of heaven"
We had a very special few days at this beautifully-situated B&B, sitting at the end of an old stone bridge on the river. Our room was tastefully furnished with antique furniture and the bed was really… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Suitable for children age 5+; Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner;
Lovely B&B in a fully restored 16th Century house right by the river Dadou, close to the medieval market town of Réalmont. …see more
29 Aug 2015
"En una palabra: PERFECTO!!!"
Nos alojamos 4 noches en la casa y solo podemos hablar bien de la experiencia. La casa se encuentra en un pequeño pueblecito pero a solo 3 minutos de Réalmont, donde hay todo tipo de servicios. Mart… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Not suitable for children; Car advised;
Even this " bad bird-watcher " has seen these here: black and red kites, short-toed eagle, hen harrier, Montagu's harrier, goshawk, honey buzzard, golden eagle, peregrine falcon, hobby, merlin, stone curlew, red-backed & great-grey shrike, bee-eater, hoopoe, roller ... …see more
20 Aug 2015
Merci à John et Sonia pour leur accueil et leur gentillesse.
Maison pleine de charme, pas de bruit, la campagne comme on l'aime.
Un superbe jardin choyé par Sonia (merci pour les légumes, surtout… More
22 Jun 2015
"Superb, beautiful spot"
We would highly recommend The Little House. It is rural, but not remote, 10 minutes out of Realmont and 20 minutes from Albi. The house is lovely, the garden superb and the hosts very welcoming, frie… More
8 Oct 2014
"A real Pied-a-terre"
The little house has been lovely and peaceful. Plus Sonya and John have been very welcoming and even gave us some tomatoes and courgettes from their garden. The house is well and thoughtfully equipped… More
Great for children of all ages ; Car advised; Pets welcome;
Fabulous bright & airy french countryside gite with fresh air games room (pool table, dartboard, wii, hillbilly bar, giant-screen cinema), two communal lounges with great french doors & slip-n-slide fun! Nearby hikes, medieval towns, wine & cheese tasting, etc. etc. :) …see more
Distance approx 8.35 miles from Lautrec Show on Map
La Maison de l'Amandier is a converted farm building, the original being some 300 years old. The renovation has been done with considerable taste and the interior décor is simple and charming. There … More
13 Sep 2015
L’accueil a tout simplement été excellent, les propriétaires sont disponibles et donne beaucoup d'informations sur la région.
La maison est au calme et sans vis-à-vis, bien équipée et les co… More
22 Sep 2014
"The perfect sister to La Vieille Maresque if you are looking for a larger group."
This is their second fabulously renovated gite which we have stayed in as we were next door for a week at the larger La Vieille Maresque which had 3 bedrooms as our 3 sons were with us and we moved ac… More
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; No pets allowed;
A Beautiful Farmhouse Set In 5 Acres With A Large Pool And Terrace With Views Over A Picturesque Valley
Decorated To An Impeccable Standard, This House Is Well Located Between Carcassonne And Toulouse
Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms)
Distance approx 12.3 miles from Lautrec Show on Map
"A fabulously renovated gite .. We hit the jackpot with this time!"
A fabulously renovated gite with every consideration given to what a guest would need and want. It is not that often that I walk into a holiday rental with a smile!
The photographs do not do it justi… More
17 Sep 2014
"Mooi gerestaureerde hoeve mét verwarmd zwembad"
Mooie kamers, modern comfort, prachtig uitzicht, verwarmd zwembad (gedeeld met eigenaars en andere gite), privé tuin,... Wij komen zeker terug!
Eigen vervoer noodzakelijk.… More
6 Sep 2013
"Calme au coeur de la campagne albigeoise"
Un joli endroit très reposant.
Les gîtes sont bien équipés, et joliment décorés. Un style rustique avec de parfaites finitions.
Très bien situé, n'est qu'à 10 minutes de l'entrée d'Albi, … More
Nearest beach 160 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
In the charming setting of a master's house and his raised park, authentic cottage with character restored by an architect, to welcome up to 14 people, 3 stars, Tourism & Handicap, very good comfort, all included rates, landscaped accessible swimming pool. …see more
Distance approx 14.85 miles from Lautrec Show on Map
Passage en famille pour une nuit. Accueil très chaleureux endroit rempli de charme. Petit déjeuner copieux et produits frais. A conseiller.
19 Sep 2015
A l'occasion d'un voyage de retrouvailles avec des camarades d'école nous avons passé deux jours idylliques au Mas de Marie à Dominici près de Lavaur. Le cadre a beaucoup de charme, le bâtiment e… More
29 Aug 2015
"Une petite merveille dans un écrin de verdure "
Un sourire, un accueil chaleureux des propriétaires, un verre de bienvenue après un long voyage voilà ce que l'on attend d'un établissement de qualité et ici tout est au rendez-vous.
Cela commenc… More
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Car advised;
Recently renovated this charming farmhouse is unusual in offering 4 bedrooms, each with an en-suite it still retains a pleasant rustic feel. The living areas are light, spacious and afford a much higher level of comfort than one might expect in holiday accommodation. …see more
3 Aug 2015
"Superb- something for everyone"
This is a very comfortable house in an unspoilt part of France which allows access to fantastic local markets (Limogne especially), great restaurants and an abundance of activities for a family with t… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to review your stay at La Barabie. As you mentioned the neighbours were fantastic during that time and I'l be sure to pass on your thanks. We are all delighted you enjoyed your time and would love to welcome you back to the area another time.
31 Aug 2014
"Great place to chill out and relax!"
Great place for R&R. Great host - very knowledgeable and helpful. Can't fault the food or wine! Plenty of it too! Lovely setting and pool area. Nice strolls down to the lake. I would definitely … More
Delighted you enjoyed your stay, as you say the host is appreciated by everyone. Thank you for taking the time to review your stay.
6 Aug 2014
"Delightful weekend in late Summer sun"
We arived for a family wedding late on aThursday night to be met by the genial host with a slection of charcuterie, fresh bread and some great local wines. The weekend got better thereafter. The hou… More
Thank you so much for taking the time to post a review; you certainly seem to have made the best of your stay in this lovely area. The house is a great base from which to explore either by car or by bike.
"Amazing place - absolutely loved it and highly recommend it"
We booked two rooms here for a family wedding, rather than staying in a chain hotel, and we were not disappointed. Each room is stunning, beautifully simple and spacious, with huge wet rooms/showers i… More
26 Aug 2014
"Excellent accueil et prestations du début à la fin"
Chambres très spacieuses et soignées, nous avons beaucoup apprécié l'accueil des propriétaires toujours à l'écoute, en toute discrétion. Salon, salle à manger et cuisine (bien équipée) trè… More
10 May 2014
"de retour en famille"
comme prévue après nôtre weekend du mois d octobre nous sommes revenus pour les vacances de pâques avec nos enfants et leur faire découvrir la ville de Lavaur et ses environs.
Nous avons une nou… More
Nous sommes un couple allemand et avons passé deux nuits dans la chambre d'hôtes L'Achillée dont la décoration est absolument unique. C'est avec plaisir que nous nous rappelons l'accueil super aim… More
26 Apr 2015
"un accueil généreux dans un cadre apaisant"
Des gens adorables, qui sauront, si vous le souhaitez, vous faire partager leur environnement, vous faire sentir à l'aise dés le premier instant, et vous offrir une table d'hôte avec des produits d… More
We stayed for a week in August 2015 with a group of friends and a child.
We had a wonderful time - the house is really historic and has been decorated in a modern way. It is large, spacious and co… More
Thank you very much for your positive review! You and your friends where fantastic and pleasant guests. We hope to meet you again!
Greetings from the South of France,
Yves & Stijn
Ch�teau Portos de Cahuzac
13 Jan 2016
"Un Séjour mémorable"
Nous avons loué les anciennes étables rénovées en gite pour un week-end de reveillon entre 14 amis de longue date. Nous avons passé un séjour merveilleux grâce à la sympathie de Yves mais éga… More
Merci beaucoup pour votre commentaire positif, c'est un grand plaisir d'entendre que vous avez eu un bon s�jour chez nous. Vous �tiez des h�tes tr�s agr�ables et nous vous acceuillons avec plaisir dans l'avenir!
Bonne journ�e et � bient�t!
Yves & Stijn
"STILLY, GREENY, AT THE HEART OF SUMMER........AND THE BAND OF CRICKETS FOR MUSIC..."
Myself and my son stayed at the Parsley in the month of August and my, what a wonderful experience! The house was charming and quirky in appearance and spotless, with everything we could need to make… More
27 Sep 2014
Spent 2 weeks here with my wife and 2 children (10 and 8) and have to say that Una and her family looked after us very well,the location is stunning beyond words.The surrounding area is beautiful wit… More
3 Sep 2013
"Getting away from it all!"
We found our stay at The Parsley most enjoyable. The accommodation was lovely and quaint and afforded great privacy. Una, the owner could not have done more for us. She advised us on all aspects of th… More
Thank you very much for your comments. It was a real pleasure for us to share our little corner of rural France with you. We enjoyed having you around and hope we'll have the pleasure again some time.
Swimming pool; Ask owner if suitable for children; Car essential;
Open plan, spacious, modern, clean well equipped Gite with large private pool. Perfect for two guests, set in large garden surrounded by vine fields, complete with barbeque. Quiet, rural location, close to Albi. Internet is available via Orange Lets Go which you will …see more
7 Sep 2014
"gorgeous gite gorgeous pool gorgeous location !!"
We had a lovely week at La Mailhourie Pool House. It was the perfect property, with a brilliant pool. We didn't feel the need to go far, just enjoyed the location and recharged the batteries. It wa… More
23 Apr 2014
"Lovely gite in tranquil setting and awesome private pool"
I visited La Mailhourie with my girlfriend last year. We were pleasantly surprised to find the gite so immaculate and well equipped and the pool, THE POOL, was just brilliant, clean, a great size and… More
28 Mar 2014
"Charming pool house surrounded by vineyards"
We stayed in the pool house (me, my wife and 3month year old boy) for a week. Geraldine (the owner) was easily contactable by phone and super helpful before (how to get there), during (how to operate… More
Beach / lakeside relaxation; Nearest beach 100 km; Great for children of all ages ;
Three double bedrooms, two with en-suites, two extra beds available.
Colour TV with Free Sat, use of CD's and DVD's.
Free local bus into Mazamet (Tuesday - Saturday).
Smoking allowed in outside areas.
27 Jul 2014
"Brilliant summer holiday in La Maison Aliehsa!!"
What an excellent base for a brilliant summer holiday. This holiday home is one of the best houses and locations we have stayed in. Mick and Liz have a very relaxed and friendly approach which is s… More
28 Feb 2014
"Fantastic family retreat."
This was a half-term trip for 2 adults and 2 children (age 8).
After picking up a hire car from the airport we had about an hours scenic drive on the mountain road to the house which is situated in … More
26 Sep 2013
"If you like peace, quiet and a clean, well maintained holiday home, you can't go far wrong here."
We were well provided for in this superbly renovated house. The bathroom and kitchen - well all areas are spotlessly clean. A lovely location for some great walks - we loved that we could roll out of … More
Great for children of all ages ; Car essential; Pets welcome;
MORE INFORMATION on our website www.tarn-cottage.co.uk …see more
23 Aug 2015
"Beautiful and tranquil countryside farmhouse"
This was our second stay at La Valette after we enjoyed our first so much, however this time we had additional company of our pet dog and three month old baby. We wanted somewhere comfortable, quiet a… More
Thanks Karen. That's great.
22 Aug 2015
"Holiday Heaven in Tarn Cottage"
Seeking a getaway reasonably close to Albi, we landed upon Tarn Cottage and were absolutely enthralled with a place of simple stunning beauty sitting in the hills above the Tarn Valley (not to be conf… More
18 Aug 2015
"Peace and tranquility"
This was the second time we have stayed in 'La Valette' and certainly won't be the last.
A car is essential for this holiday due to it's location but for those looking for peace and serenity this is… More
We have just returned from this gite where we stayed with friends for 1 week. It is a fantastic luxurious property which is furnished and equipped to a very high standard. The setting is amazing - the… More
Thank you very much for this kind review ! I will translate it to my parents.
Guillaume (owners' son)
Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ; Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner;
Large rustic farmhouse with private pool, 6 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 1 shower room. Front rose garden, landscaped back garden, and spacious balcony looking out to the Tarn valley provide copious space for family entertainment. 6 minute drive to village Lisle Sur Tarn. …see more
Distance approx 19.17 miles from Lautrec Show on Map
Nearest beach 100 km; Suitable for children age 5+; Car advised;
Secluded, tranquil retreat ideal for people who want to relax unwind and get away from it all. Hottub for 6 people , great location for walkers running,cycling, fishing , horse riding or just unwinding in the Sun. …see more
Distance approx 19.29 miles from Lautrec Show on Map
Suitable for children age 5+; Air conditioning; No pets allowed;
Lovingly Restored 200 Year Old Farmhouse, Sleeps 10, Private Garden, Ideal For Outdoor Enthusiasts
Peaceful Location, Beautiful Views, 2 Km From A Lake With Leisure And Eating Facilities
Sleeps 10 (4 Bedrooms) …see more
Distance approx 19.59 miles from Lautrec Show on Map
The house is in easy access to Carcasonne, the medieval city, and the carnival town of Limoux.
9 Dec 2012
"Beautiful place - can't wait to visit again!"
I stayed here with friends and we had a truly wonderful time. The house was very spacious with everything we needed for a relaxing break. The gardens and pool area are beautiful and we agreed we shou… More
15 Apr 2012
"Idyllic for those who looking for a relaxing holiday in charming surroundings."
I have stayed in L'horte on thee occasoins - all short breaks - two in October with girlfriends and one with family in May. The description of three bedrooms is a bit deceptive as the house is huge a… More
6 Oct 2012
"Lovely old property but not as good as description"
Quite disappointed with the overall property. On advert says BBQ at premises on arrival with 6 people there were two old rusty and dirty bbqs that were not big enough for 6. We had to soend 80 euros t… More
I am so sorry to hear of your disappointment with the property I wish this had been bought to my attention during your stay to enable me to address your issues. There is an almost new gas bbq in the utility room available for guests to use so no need to buy your own ? Had the cleaning problems been bought to my attention I could certainly have asked the cleaners to return and rectify them immediately.
Nearest beach 200 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Spectacular panoramic Tarn Valley views from every terrace of this stunning architect-designed villa with private pool. Ideal spot in which to explore the Tarn and Aveyron river beauty spots, historic sites, markets and festivals. Excellent restaurants and local wines T …see more
18 Sep 2015
A truly beautiful house, providing all the necessities for a relaxing holiday and several luxuries besides. Christine (who lives nearby) could not have been kinder in helping us settle in - even coll… More
28 Jun 2015
"Ideal for just relaxing or a base for exploring the surrounding area"
LTV was very comfortable, well equipped & conveniently situated for exploring the many sites nearby with great views across the surrounding countryside.
The owners Orla & Chris were very helpful. … More
18 Sep 2015
"Beautiful villa with wonderful views."
Les Trois Vents is a beautiful villa. Ideal for relaxing but also great for exploring the surrounding area however we didn't venture far from the lovely pool, which has amazing views across the valley… More
Nearest beach 65 km; Swimming pool; Great for children of all ages ;
Beautifully situated in the Montagne Noire with spectacular views of the Pyrenees, this fully equipped villa is a wonderful home away from home. Just 20 minutes from the historic city of Carcassonne and an hours drive from Toulouse and the beach near Narbonne. …see more
1 Sep 2013
"Well worth it."
We have just had a fantastic three weeks here. Not a day went by when we did not enjoy the relaxed setting, beautiful views, and a property with everything we could possibly need. A car is essential n… More
9 Aug 2012
"Beautiful family home in idyllic French countryside"
Le Fayet Haut is a beautiful home lovingly restored and furnished as a second family home. Everything we could have needed was to be found there including inflatables for the pool which the kids adore… More