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Cottage on the Cevennes foothills with exceptional views

Bedrooms 2
Space 538 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

The cottage is rented by the week or weekend. It is furnished and equipped kitchen. A shaded terrace can be used for reading, relaxing, or for lunch. On another level, another terrace to sunbathe;

Table, chairs and sun loungers are available.

The mezzanine twin cars.

The kitchen / living room is equipped.

Room with a large bed with ensuite bathroom which has a shower, a washbasin, a toilet, ironing board and a washing machine.

Outside, a barbecue is at your disposal (bring charcoal).

Your car is on the ground floor at the entrance of the house. If you prefer to keep this space, one parking is available at 50m.

Mid-season, the cottage has a wood stove and an electric heater blowing. Dry oak wood is available.

Located 700m above sea level on the foothills of the Cevennes between Gard and Hérault in the south of France, the hamlet is backed CEZAS south on the flanks of the mountain of La FAGE. The cottage benefits from a sunny climate and a breathtaking view over the plain of Nîmes, Mont Ventoux and the Alpilles even a corner of the Mediterranean on a clear day. You will be located less than an hour from the sea, Montpellier, Nimes, Pont du Gard and Mount Aigoual.

Thanks to its equipment, you can cook and enjoy the local products. It is also equipped with a beautiful terrace.

The village is surrounded by forests of oak, chestnut, pine, cedar and some other species. Its proximity to the National Park of the Cevennes in fact a protected place.

More Details

Member since: 2013
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Speaks: english, french, spanish
Response time:
Within a few hours
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Calendar last updated:
May 21, 2018


What a joy, after a tour (we are artists dancer and musician) to find this haven of peace in this natural setting. Even if sometimes the winter we sometimes feel a bit isolated, the microclimate of the place is nice and helps us through this period a little rough.

In the spring, we are very keen to cultivate the garden and like to maintain the property. It is a pleasure to offer our customers a few garden produce during their stay.

The goal is that, initially, the customers are satisfied.

ANTOINE PERVENCHON purchased this house in 1982


It is in our family home (at the time without running water or electricity), I spent much of my childhood and I cherish the memories of a wonderful holiday. I discovered and enjoyed nature.

Later, 30 years ago, we decided with my wife to move here.

We then bought a house near ours and have restored to transform it into what is now Le Gîte de la Fage.

What makes this house unique

Exceptional views surrounded by nature, close to many attractions, sunshine and calm weather.


Sumène House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 538 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Waterfront
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 6 people
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • - 1 queen
    - 2 twin/ single
    - 1 sleep sofa /futon
  • Mezzanine completely independent of the room.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • nude beach
  • rain forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • naturism
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Cottage on the Cevennes foothills with exceptional views
average rating of 4.891892 based on 37 reviews
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Absolutely tranquil & relaxing

  • 5 of 5

The Setting is unbelievable, it's truly all about location you seriously couldn't hear a pin drop the sunsets & sunrises are out of this world.

Apartment very clean & surprisingly very well equipped

  • Submitted: Oct 5, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
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Perfect place to relax and gaze at the view.

  • 5 of 5

We spent four days mid-September at Antoine's gite in Cezas and loved it. Although it is quite small, the space is very well planned and clean, and had everything we needed, and the view from the terrace and garden is quite incredible. There are good walks locally and the hamlet itself has character. Highly recommended.

  • Submitted: Sep 18, 2017
  • Stayed: September 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Traumurlaub in den Cevennen

  • 5 of 5

Wir suchten einen Urlaub mit viel Ruhe, aber auch vielen tollen Ausflugszielen und haben dies bei Antoine und Sylvie in Cezas, in diesem romantischen kleinen Bergdörfchen am Fuße der Cevennen, gefunden.

Das Haus war sehr sauber und komfortabel, die Gastgeber sehr freundlich und hilfsbereit. Wir genossen die wunderbare Aussicht auf die Cevennen.

Die vielen tollen Urlaubsziele in der Umgebung konnten wir gut erreichen. Gebadet haben wir in der Nähe von Ganges im kalten klaren Flüßchen Vis.

Vielen Dank für alles. Dieses Urlaubsziel ist sehr zu empfehlen.

Elke und Peter aus Lutherstadt Wittenberg

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2015
  • Stayed: June 2015
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  • 4 of 5

Un gîte tout en simplicité, idéal pour couper de la vie professionnelle.

  • Submitted: May 13, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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Sehr schöne Ferienwohung mit fantastischer Aussicht

  • 5 of 5

Wir haben unseren Aufenthalt Anfang Mai in Cézas sehr genossen. Wer wirklich Ruhe und Entspannung sucht, ist hier sehr gut aufgehoben. Man kann einfach auf der Terrasse im Garten liegen, kleine Wanderungen auf Berghöhen oder entlang von schönen Flüssen unternehmen. Der Einkauf von regionalen Produkten auf den täglich rundum in den Städtchen stattfindenden Märkten ist ein Erlebnis für die Geschmacksnerven. Doch auch etwas weitere Ausfüge von anderthalb Stunden lohnen, z.B. ans Mittelmeer oder in die höheren Cevennen.

Unser Gastgeber war sehr freundlich und hilftsbereit, auch wenn wir leider kaum Französisch und er kaum Englisch sprach: Die Verständigung hat dennoch geklappt. Wir können den Urlaub hier nur wärmstens empfehlen.

  • Submitted: May 9, 2018
  • Stayed: April 2018
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Quel dommage que je ne parle pas Allemand car ces trois personnes étaient particulièrement sympathique et j'aurais aimé discuter autrement qu'avec le langage des signes. En tous cas, des vacanciers en or.
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Un endroit magnifique

  • 5 of 5

Le gite est parfait, l'endroit magnifique, et c'est vraiment tout confort. De belles vacances !

  • Submitted: Jan 6, 2018
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
64 Kilometres
Montpellier Méditérranée
Nearest Barpub
15 Kilometres
Bar du siècle, GANGES
Nearest Ferry
180 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
40 Kilometres
Nearest Train
58 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
50 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
8 Kilometres
Auberge de la CADIERE
Nearest Ski
40 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
65 Kilometres
Grau du Roi, Carnon, La grande Motte
Car: necessary

You will discover the bamboo Anduze,

20mn, A Ganges, you have a small market on Tuesday and Friday market,

Have a look at the meteorological observatory of Mont AIGOUAL located 1567m above sea level

Good wine at Pic saint loup (30 minutes)

Since CEZAS several hiking its available, we will inform you about their life.

Taste site! (very nice area for local products).


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Gratuité pour les bébés. N’hésitez pas à nous contacter pour prendre contact et pour plus d'explication. Attention, le gîte n'est pas loué du 15 Décembre 2015 et le 03 Mars 2016.
En Juillet et en Aout, le propriétaire accepte les locations uniquement à la semaine et du Samedi au Samedi.
PROMOTION, Pour les vacances de Pâques 2018 350€ la semaine au lieu de 430€.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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