Splendidly restored water mill in gentle Pyrenees farming village.
Lushly flowered stone terraced gardens. Large stone patio overlooking spring-fed 8ft (2,5 m) deep swimming pond. Tranquil mountain views. Well-equipped kitchen with combined microwave/oven. Outdoor BBQ. Cosy dining/living space with wood stove. flatscreen TV, DVD and stereo. Free WiFi Internet access and free European phone (not cell).
All ceilings and walls hand painted by local decoratrice/artiste. Glass enclosed interior waterfall. Comfortable, eye-catching master bedroom with 150x200 cm size bed. Stylish touches in stone, wood and tile throughout.
Guest house has a 140x200 cm bed, private full bath room and separate patio.
For families with children there is an intercom speaker system between the units. Guest house is always included and never rented out separately.
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Lurbe St Christau is located in the south-west corner of France in the Béarn region of the Pyrenees Atlantique. The village sits in the foothills stride the gateway to the imposing Pyrenees, approx. 45 km from the Spanish border.
The provincial town of Oloron Ste Marie is situated nine km to the north.
Lurbe St Christau is literally surrounded by Michelin calibre restaurants, as well as great local country cuisine. Convenient to shopping.
Other Activities: trout fishing, mountain climbing, hiking, kayaking, skiing (45 min)
Golf: Appr. 35 minutes car drive to golf course in Pau and 40 minutes to Salies de Béarn. The Pau course has 18 holes.
Ski: Pierre St Martin 35-45 minutes by car.
Candanchu ski area located 50 km away on opposite side of Spanish border.
Other ski areas within one to two hours.
NB! Snow tires/chains required for driving in the mountains in the winter.
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