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RURAL LOCATION IN VIEW OF THE MOUNTAINS, CLOSE TO THE BASTIDE TOWN OF MIREPOIX

Andy & Ros Morley

Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english, french
Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2

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Andy & Ros Morley

Advertiser since: 2011
Speaks: english, french
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RURAL LOCATION IN VIEW OF THE MOUNTAINS, CLOSE TO THE BASTIDE TOWN OF MIREPOIX

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2

Overview

Treziers Cottage Rental Photos and Description

Sleeps 4. 2 bedroom three storey 19th century house gite. Treziers is a tiny agricultural village, with no amenities other than a visiting bread van. It is 9kms from Mirepoix, one of the regions most beautiful Bastide towns; a hive of summer activity and with a great Monday morning market. A car is essential, and we have safe, easy parking for you. Look on YouTube and you can see a simple film about the gite; put in La Borde d'Hercule, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=90iZ0MBpw5E&feature=youtu.be

La Borde de l'Hercule is a comfortably refurbished two bedroom cottage, adjacent to our own house. With 2 bedrooms, Living Room, Balcony, Dining Room, modern Kitchen, bathroom and outdoor patio & terrace for outdoor eating and relaxing. It is completely private with its own entrances, and access to the 10X4m pool, which is shared only with us, and in part of August with our grandchildren. The kitchen and bathroom are both well equipped, and the Living Room has a TV, DVD, stereo, comfortable sofas and a highly efficient woodburner for the cooler months. TV reception is variable; Sky News will keep you up-to-date, but BBC and ITV stations are often unavailable. The WiFi will allow you to use ipads or laptops for these however. We are just on the edge of the village, with neighbouring houses some distance away and not overlooking the property in any way. Our large garden, which regularly wins the Aude Fleurie competition in the Gite category, is open for you to explore. We have a large orchard with a host of varied fruit trees (cherries/peaches/plums/apples etc) you can pick from in season as long as you don't let the chickens out! The house is on a quiet lane with only occasional cars.

Further details for this vacation rental

Note:

The Pool is shared only with us and we tend to swim early & late, and our grandchildren (7, 5 & 2)who are here for part of August. Except for this 10 day period in August the pool is almost completely private. We maintain the pool's condition almost daily, and the Deck with its loungers, table & chairs. We are on a low ridge, and we are not bothered with mosquitoes at all, with often a gentle breeze in the heat of the Summer. The Gite is next door to our house, but completely private. We are able to help with suggestions for lots of activities and places to visit and the occasional medical emergency.

Further Details:

This area is well known for its Cathar castles, and Montsegur, possibly the most famous shimmers in the middle distance as you look towards the mountains. Other major ones such as Peyrepertuse & Queribus are a little further away and minor ones such as Puivert and the ruin of Lagarde, which is just across the valley, are close by. Mirepoix is the main attraction in this area, with its Monday market, weekly Festivals(marionettes/ceramics/jazz/apple etc) and lots of good restaurants or pizza places. There is a big supermarché on the outskirts, and cafés to sit and watch the world go by. Other good markets are in Lavelanet very local - Friday) and Limoux also Friday). Towards the mountains are several highly visit-able cave systems, with paintings at Niaux or underground rivers at several others; we have the info ready for you. This is an excellent area for walking and other outdoor activities, with horse-riding, white water rafting and cycling being very popular. The Tour de France always seems to come through this region as it leaves the Pyrenees, usually in mid July. We have come to understand why this is such a spectacle for the French, and have enjoyed seeing the rising British cycle stars take on the torturous climbs. Good bikes are available for hire, and the 30km Voie Verte (a converted railway line) passes our door as it goes from Mirepoix, via Chalabre to Lavelanet. The bike hire place is close to Lac Montbel, a large lake where there's good swimming, boating and walking. A little to the north is the canal du Midi which goes from Toulouse via Carcassonne to the Med. There's a large canal basin at Castelnaudary, and the opportunity to eat Cassoulet at source, though maybe not in summer! However, we have often found that guests just want to laze in the garden or by the pool.

Booking Notes:

We ask guests to confirm their booking with a 25% Non Refundable Deposit. This secures the dates, and 2 months before your arrival we will ask you for the balance payment which can be made in sterling or euros.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Andy & Ros Morley (Owner)
Advertiser since: 2011
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Speaks: english, french

Why HomeAway

Sleeps4
Bedrooms 2
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

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Rates & Availability

From £300 Per week

Treziers Cottage Rental Rates

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Prices
Apr 4 2015 - May 30 2015
0 night minimum stay
£300
 
 
Prices
May 30 2015 - Jun 27 2015
0 night minimum stay
£475
 
 
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Jun 27 2015 - Jul 11 2015
0 night minimum stay
£550
 
 
Prices
Jul 11 2015 - Aug 29 2015
0 night minimum stay
£700
 
 
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Aug 29 2015 - Oct 31 2015
0 night minimum stay
£475
 
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Amenities

Treziers Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

General:
  • Ceiling Fans
Kitchen:
  • Stove
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Washing Machine
  • Iron & Board
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Both bedrooms are on the top floor. Each has great views north & south, and are private from each other. Towels for Bathroom and Pool are provided, as is all linen, changed weekly. There is a fan in each room, storage for your clothes, bedside lights etc.
Entertainment:
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Internet Access:
  • Internet
Outside:
  • Barbecue
  • Parking
  • Lawn / Garden
Swimming Pools:
  • Communal Pool
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

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