Nestled at the foot of the Pyrenees in the south of France with easy access to Carcassonne, Spain, The Pyrenees, Cathar Castles, cycle tracks and walking trails.
Large refurbished typical French town house from 1805, with spiral stone staircase, original fireplaces, courtyard with palm tree. Furnished in a French style to a high standard. Located in the centre of the busy market town of Limoux, only 25 minutes from Carcassonne.
Light bright and airy ground floor studio, suitable for persons of limited mobility, with heating and acoustic insulation.
Open plan Kitchen, dining and living area with sofabed (Converts to sleep 1 adult or 2 children comfortably) Bedroom with kingsize bed off to the side and through to a shower room.
Itinerary Planning/airport transfers available: Cycle Hire, Canoeing, Guided mountain walks, Wine tasting, Airport transfers, Car hire, Canal Du Midi boat Trips, Train tickets.
Budget travellers basket; Shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, liquid soap, shower gel, body lotion, face cream, suntan lotion, toothpaste, mouthwash.Trips, Train tickets.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 en suite|
|Nearest beach||Carcassonne Plage 28 km|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Carcassonne, Nearest railway: Limoux|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
|Further details outdoors|
Extensive Car Parking is available free of charge around the town. The town is medieval, with narrow streets and the river runs through the middle. A courtyard is available for the use of our guests if they become tired of people watching in the main square which is only 2 minutes walk away.
We will try to accommodate additional requests where possible.
Aude is in the heart of the Languedoc Roussillon. Summers are hot , reaching 40 degrees and the sun shines pretty much all year round. The countryside and architecture is original and beautiful, with the Pyrenees and Spanish border to the south, the mediterranean coast to the East and Vineyards all around. The constant sunshine ensures great tasting wines.
The World Heritage site of Carcassonne is visited all year round and there are many other excellent historical sites, Castles and Abbeys which are well worth a visit.
Limoux is a bustling market town of some 10,000 inhabitants. The architecture is medieval and the narrow roads of the original town wind through the inside of some of the original fortified walls of the town.
The hub of the town is the central square, packed with bars, restauraunts and shops. This square is the venue for the night and day markets, wine tasting events, regular live music shows, festivals and dances, not to mention the famous carnival that takes place through the winter months.
The Aude river goes straight through the town and fisherman are seen regularly wading in its shallow waters.
Further up river, within easy walking distance of the town, you can try you hand at Kayaking, or swim in the local open air pool, with sunbeds and views of the mountains and river.
Walking and mountain biking are popular activities in the area and there are many bike lanes on the roads and off road tracks, where you can choose your route dependent upon your energy level.
Painting lessons can be booked in the town, horse riding and guided mountain walking in the Pyrenees.
Limoux also benefits from a single track railway that takes you into Carcassonne for only 1 Euro, or further into the mountains stopping at villages on the route for the same price. Bikes and pets travel free.