This beautiful house, located in the heart of the medieval village, provides a great base for exploring the Languedoc-Corbieres, the nearby Pyrenees or Mediterranean coast or just wandering around the village itself. The property is bright and light throughout and is built around a secluded, south facing courtyard surrounded by old stone walls. The courtyard is ideal for lazy breakfasts in the sun or al fresco evening meals. Ideal for families and small groups of friends and sleeps up to 9 people.
The living room benefits from an open fire and mezzanine dining area/study which provides a lovely sense of space. The four double bedrooms and one single bedroom provide flexible accommodation. The house provides a great base for exploring the village and abbey (thought to be founded by Charlemagne in the VIII century). The village is unusually vibrant, with literary and music festivals, shops, cafes, restaurants and a patisserie.
During the warm summer months, there is swimming in the Orbieu that flows through the village and the area is excellent for walking, cycling and natural history. Further afield. the Mediterranean is about 40 mins away, the Pyrenees about 90 minutes and Barcelona about 3 hours.
Sleeps up to 9, 5 bedrooms
Check in time: 15:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Narbonne 25 km
Will consider Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 100 m
Nearest travel links
Nearest airport: Carcassonne (45 kms), Beziers (70 kms), Toulouse (, Nearest railway: Narbonne (46 kms), Lezignan (15 kms)
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome – please contact the owner, No smoking at this property
Features and Facilities
Luxuries Log fire, Internet access
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms, 2 En suites and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Double beds (3), Single beds (3), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 10
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available
Access Secure parking
Further details indoors
MP3 player with dock for iPhones, iPads etc and line-in for other devices. High speed wireless throughout house. Courtyard and indoor dining tables and chairs, deckchairs, barbecue, large family fridge. A second living room off the main ground floor living space includes a piano and also a large HD which can be viewed without disturbing the main living area. This second living room and the twin bedroom above it can be closed-off if the house is being used by smaller groups. The house also has a separate laundry room with washing machine and dryer. Firewood is provided and there are also bicycles, tennis rackets (which can be used on the village tennis court) and balls.
Further details outdoors
Private and entirely secluded, south-facing courtyard ideal for al fresco dining and relaxing. The property also has a secure, single garage located in the village around 100 metres from the property. Great swimming in the river running through the village and canyoning and pool jumping around 20 mins from the village (near Chateau Trebes). Tennis can be played on the village courts. Visitor parking is available in the village a short walk from the house.