Cottage / 1 bedrooms / sleeps 2

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 0 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Ask owner if suitable for children
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Free wifi. We provide guests with a welcome pack of groceries including local freshly baked bread, organic eggs, milk, butter and a bottle of locally produced wine or Champagne. Honeysuckle Cottage is set on a private gated drive next to Rose Cottage. (Not on a road) Roses, Jasmine,Honeysuckle and Wisteria clambering up the walls, pots of flowers and hanging baskets and very tastefully decorated inside. It has everything you need for a wonderful stay here in southern France and is just 25 mins from Carcassonne Airport. You can pick up your shopping on the way through and enjoy a BBQ (webber gas) or eat out at our local Cafe/bar.5 mins down the road. Spacious cottage with pretty little shuttered windows, view of the pyrenees, tiled and wooden floors and beamed ceilings. TV with french programmes/DVD with good films to watch. Bookcase full of interesting books including some novels about the surrounding area to while away the hours maybe whilst sunbathing in the pretty south facing garden.

The kitchen area is fitted with all you need for a relaxing holiday including a full gas cooker with hob and oven/ microwave/fridge and loads of storage space and a typical double pot sink with constant hot water and a tiled table with two chairs.

The lounge/dining area area has a big sofa and two matching comfy french fireside chairs and coffee tables;lamps etc and an old but beautiful french dresser with all your crockery in.

The bedroom and bathroom are up a wooden open tread staircase. A very spacious special bedroom with a chandelier in the beamed ceiling over the beautiful KING SIZE 200x200 bed with crisp linen. Lots of storage space including wardrobes painted in the provencal style a french dressing table with ornate mirror, bedside chests with matching lamps and stunning views including a glimpse of the Pyrenees from the shuttered window.

The bathroom by the bedroom is spacious and has a white modern suite with a large walk in shower, tiled floor with comfy chair, a selection of toiletries and a set of luxury fluffy towels and constant hot water.

We have bikes with locks for you to use at no extra charge. You can get to Limoux and then use the train service to Quillan and/or Carcassonne or just potter around the vines on them.If you are thinking of buying a property in the area we can help with that too. We can advice on great villages and even get some properties together for you to look at.

Note: The only extras you need to pay are for use of washing machine (5€) and taxes at 4:20€ per person per week payable when leaving.

Size Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Carcassonne - Plage half hour away +Narbonne Plage
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Carcassonne 25 mins drive, Nearest railway: Limoux 15 mins drive
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Jacuzzi or hot tub, Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General TV, Telephone, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Languedoc-Roussillon region

Aude is located between the Mediterranean Sea and the Pyrenees mountains in South France, it has an excellent climate with 300 days of sunshine a year and a range of attractions - Carcassonne La cité medieval fortress castle, with winding stairways, beautiful stone arches and numerous passageways inviting you to explore their mystery. The coastline has many beautiful, quiet coves, or busier more touristy areas around Narbonne. There are museums, caves, lakes and rivers, mountains for skiing and walking and many other attractions. Festival de Carcassonne 2012 June - Aug. The Magic of Christmas festival last three weeks in Dec. Carcassonne - Plage A beautiful man made beach with lake................................. 30 MinsLimoux: Our nearest town with its lively square and great shops............................. 15 minsToulouse: A wonderful historic city well worth a trip................................................ ( 1 hours drive)Cathar castles: The area is steeped in the history of the Cathars with remarkable fortress castles in the mountains. Gorge de Galamus: Only 30km away is this breathtaking gorge. Great for driving and hiking. The Pyrenees: hiking in the summer skiing in the winter............................................ 1 Hour Narbonne seaside..............................................................................................................1.5 HoursArgeles beautiful coastal area..........................................................................................just over 2 HoursAmelie les Bain ..................................................................................................................." " " " "Great place for bird watching either in our garden or in the local area. Birds of prey/nightingales are but a few.Wine: we are situated in the heart of the Malepere vineyards, visits and tasting.The wine harvest starts in late summer with the huge grape machines trundling around a great site to see.The harvest is a major event and starts end of August/early Sept. The official launch is called "Bon des Vendanges". It takes several weeks to bring in all the grapes. It is a time when the locals celebrate the wealth of the land together and discuss the vintage.the first new wines can be tasted in the third week of October and once again many festivities take place during this time.Fantastic area for walking/climbing and bike riding. Please check website for local walks.WE HAVE DONE TEST RUNS ON MANY PLACES OF INTEREST SO CAN ADVICE AND TELL YOU ROUTES AND PARKING PLACES TO HELP MAKE IT EASIER FOR YOU.

Carcassonne

Festival de Carcassonne is on every summer. Over 70 live music and theatre events www.festivaldecarcassonne.fr for info on 2013.Tel: 0 468 115 915 to book .TOUR DE FRANCE: Stages pass through our area on Saturday 6th July 2013 ... -http://www.cyclingweekly.co.uk/news/tour-de-france/535305/tour-de-france-2013-route-announced-in-paris.htmlfor more details. Limoux: the local market town famous for the world's first sparkling wine, Blanquette and its Winter Clown festival, Fecos, which runs from Feb to April. Sports: tennis, swimming, cycling, horse riding, fishing and walking are all available locally. Rafting, canoeing and hydrospeeding can be booked on the local fast flowing rivers. Canal du Midi: Cycling, walking or cruising on this famous waterway.Fantastic area for walking and bike riding. Please check website for local walks.