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. Our villa is three bedrooms. It is let with private and exclusive use of swimming pool, a beautiful 8 x 4 m fully tiled pool, terrace and Abris (walk in pool cover). Our villa is let exclusively on the basis of just the entire groundfloor ( of double storey) , with views of sailing boats from the kitchen/diner. A short stroll along the lagoon will take you to one of Marseillan's three ports, restaurants, shops, supermarkets and colourful Tuesday market. Just installed, a superb pool cover creating a sub-tropical warmth and ambiance with pool temperatures of 24 degrees , equivalent to summer pool temperatures . Patio doors in the pool cover at both ends for cool breezes if required, or entire pool cover slides back for an open air pool.
Never a dull day in Marseillan : Water sports - such as sailing and boating within minutes from the house .There are two sailing schools for all levels here , dinghy and catamaran hire at reasonable rates.
Swimming - There are miles of sandy beaches at Marseillan Plage , just 10 mins drive away (4 miles) or a 20 minute bike ride along the Etang de Thau (salt lake), a painless ride along scenic flatland with nesting flamingos and egrets.
River and Canal Cruises - the Canal due Midi starts here at the Etang, just a 5 minute walk from the gite along the lakeside, arrive at the famous school called Glenans and watch the canal boats as they motor past.
Children's Playground - within walking distance; Tennis Courts - bookable at the local town hall. Golfing - at St. Thomas and Cap d'Agde golf clubs, only 15 mins. drive , reasonable green fees at 185 Euros for 5 days. Brocante Fair (Antiques market) is set up every Sunday, about 10 mins by car. Nocturnal Amusement Parks - three in the area.
Food and Restaurants : . At least 24 restaurants to try in Marseillan itself, and more than 300 restaurants around the Basin du thau, very fresh fish caught on the day, oysters and mussels are their speciality. Oysters are farmed right here in Marseillan , a short walk will bring you to producers where bags of oysters can be bought for small change.
Our local Carrefour supermarket sells good fresh fish, and meat. and a whole range of groceries.
Just a short distance away: City tours include the historic towns of Montpellier and Bezeirs.
An excellent base for exploring the hinterland with canoeing, walking, and discovering wine domains.
Surrounding Area - Historical towns like Pezenas and Agde, St Guilhem le Desert, and further afield, the Pont due Gard in Nimes.
Marseillan: A typical French small town with the spirit of a fishing village. Just two mins walk to the main port, restaurants, cafes, town centre and Tuesday market. Many facilities stay open year round to serve this vibrant community and our coastal position means miles of sandy Med beaches are just an 8 min drive.
Food and Drink. Famous for its oysters from the Étang, and for the aperitif Noilly Prat. The 25 restaurants with fresh seafood, wine growers to visit, three lively ports, and its colourful Tuesday market, all add to its charm. At least 300 restaurants around the Basin.
Local Activities. Miles of 'Blue-Flagged' sandy Mediterranean beaches. Water sports, fishing, cruises to the oyster beds, along the river and up the canal. Brocante fair on Sunday, farmers markets abound, golf only 15 mins drive; and when night falls, casinos and amusement parks 8 mins drive.
Nearby. Montpellier beckons, the capital of the Languedoc, with museums and historical buildings.
Other Activities: Canal cruising on the Canal du Midi, or cruising on the Lagoon of Thau to the Oyster beds
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|Our rates are fully inclusive of linen and one large bath towel per person . Hand towels x 2 in each bathroom/shower room. Bed linen is provided. Comprises one fitted sheet, pillow case , and duvet cover. If beds are required to be made up, there will be an extra charge for this service. . Please advise at the time of booking. 10Euros per bed.
POOL TOWELS ARE NOT INCLUDED. PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (GBP) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.