Gite / 9 bedrooms / sleeps 21

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 39 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • Ask about pets
  • Private garden

Large accomodation rental with 9 bedrooms, 5 baths, on 3 levels up to 21 people. Large enclosed outdoor pool ( 12m x 6 m ) on a 3 ha land.

Large common room with modern integrated kitchen for indoor meals.

Sheltered terraces, BBQ, Plancha. Gaz central heating. Hammam on demand.

On the fringe of a typical Haute Corbières village with a castle. Good location to explore Cathar country and his castles. Numerous walks nearby. Convenient for bicycle, river fishing ... and relaxing.

Excellent restaurant by the river within a 5 minutes walk.

Size Sleeps up to 21, 9 bedrooms
Rooms 9 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms and 3 en suites, Solarium or roof terrace
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Leucate 39 km
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 6 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Carcassonne 34 km, Nearest railway: Couiza 22 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (6), Bunk Beds (1), Single Beds (7), Cots available (2), Dining seats for 25, Lounge seats for 18
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

All the bedrooms have a sink and three are fully en-suite ( WC/shower )

There is 2 family bathrooms ( 1 on each floor ). There is a hammam available on demand.

Further details outdoors

The land is more tha 3 ha with trees near the house to provide sheltered terraces. The pool is 12m x 6 m ( large ! ) and fenced. There is a BBQ and a Plancha to cook outside.

Further details

Reservation secured by a deposit of 25%.The balance is to be paid in full 45 days before the rental commences.We are flexible on change over days to suit you but dates need to tie in with existing bookings;

The Occitanie region

The moment you arrive you know you are near the Mediterranean - the crickets, the intoxicating smell of hot pine needles, thyme & the peppery scent of herbs in the sun confirm that you are in this vibrant area,
Some of the finest monuments in Europe are here, many date from Roman times; - this is the centre of Templar & Cathare country in southern France with a castle, abbey or mill attached to almost every town & village;
Carcassonne, principle city of the Aude with its splendid citadel needs little introduction; a stunning walled Cathar city castle; Narbonne - with its Castle & Palace of the Kings of Menorca, pedestrianised street shopping & calm atmosphere of the canal du midi is also not to be missed
Climate generally excellent, 300 sunshine days, maximum for France; clear mountain air, stunning blue skies, hot days with pleasantly cool nights, swim from spring to autumn with wonderful colours around you:

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average F.
54 54 55 64 68 79 82 82 79 70 61 55
Temp. C.
12 12 13 18 20 26 28 28 26 21 16 13


The Corbiere form a backdrop to the Mediterranean & are of volcanic origin, quite separate to the Pyrenees, rocky & heavily wooded with clear rivers for swimming & canyonning, renowned by the Romans for its gold, timber & wine; Many castles & mysteries to explore & puzzle over;
Castles - in almost every village & town, primarily, Arques, Auriac, Peyrepertuse, Quéribus, Termes, Villerouge & Rennes le Chateaux (villages of mysteries, possible site of the Holy Grail & Visigoth treasures, as mentioned in books holy blood holy grail & the de Vinci Code, together with Kate Mosse's Labyrinth & Sepulchre) reminders of this era, these castles are striking witnesses to their tragic history but all are ready to explore, ruined, restored & occupied together with monasteries, abbeys, mills;
Villages, towns, museums, theatre, painting, potteries, music concerts, village fairs & fetes, regular markets including monthly antiques market in Limoux, language courses, collect wild fruits like chestnut & champignon, Roman thermal baths + therapy in Spa towns of Alet-les-Bains & Rennes-le-Bains