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Self catering gites with pool, great for families, rural location. Beach 30 min. - Gite 1

Bedrooms 2
Space 64 m²
Property type barn
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights



Gite 1

On the ground floor is a lovely open plan living/ dining area with seating for 4 people. The kitchen area is fully fitted and well equipped. The bathroom, with bath and incorporated shower unit is also on the ground floor, alongside a separate toilet.

Upstairs there are two large bedrooms, a twin and a double.

About the property

Le Petit Saint Nazaire.

Both gites offer an open plan lounge/dining area with a well equipped fully fitted kitchen, a light and airy double bedroom and a twin bedroom. Gite 1 has a bathroom with bath and incorporated shower unit on the ground floor. There is a separate toilet, also on the ground floor.

Gite 2 includes a bath with incorporated shower unit and toilet on the first floor. Outside is a large garden with BBQ and 10 x 5m pool, with concrete surround. Plenty of patio and pool furniture available on which to relax and enjoy lovely views over the fields.

Wendy Simpson
Member since: 2015
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 21, 2017

Why Wendy Simpson chose Beziers area

On the outskirts of Capestang, Le a Petit Saint Nazaire is a former wine growers residence surrounded by vineyards.

Served by Beziers, Carcassonne, Montpellier and Perpignan airports, all within an hours reach. Capestang is a thriving village with a town square which holds a bustling twice weekly market. It is dominated by a 14th century church. Situated on the Canal du Midi, now a designated world heritage site. Ideally placed with the sandy beaches of the Mediterranean to the South and the Regional Park of Haut Languedoc to the North.

What makes this barn unique

The owners live on site in the main house and are on hand to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. They are happy to assist you with any enquiries and to suggest activities, places to visit, restaurants to try and to arrange wine tasting tours through the local tourist office.

The rental includes a welcome pack. A baby sitting service is available if required. The owners can offer a selection of indoor and outdoor toys, games and books and can also supply high chairs, potties and toilet seats.

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Capestang Barn Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • barn
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 64 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
  • The gite has 2 bedrooms, one twin and one double. Both rooms are approximately 16m squared.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • churches
  • library
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • snorkeling
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing


Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(12 traveler reviews)

Gite 1
average rating of 4.75 based on 12 reviews

Clean and comfortable.

  • 5 of 5

I cannot recommend this gite highly enough. Wendy and Pat were very helpful in every way. We discovered lots of nice little touches in the first couple of days. The place was clean and comfortable and everything seemed to have been thought of. The road was nearby but we found it to be well sheltered from any noise. The pool and gardens were kept beautifully clean, There are two supermarkets in Capestang 5 minutes drive away, and in general it is in a great place to use as a base for exploring, or just relaxing all day beside the pool listening to birdsong.

  • Submitted: Apr 17, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. We always appreciate them! We are so pleased you had everything you needed and found the Gite to be comfortable. It was lovely to meet you all and we would love to welcome you back in the future.
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First class in every respect

  • 5 of 5

Wendy and Pat were perfect hosts with a warm welcome and we were delighted with the accommodation with all mod cons and home from home. The pool and grounds were very nice, although we did not use the pool it was just nice to chill out on the sun beds. We were very impressed how family friendly the facilities were , although we had no children with us , the toys , bikes , swing ball , climbing frame and slide and even a Wendy house complete with table chairs and tea set , plenty of pool toys and even buckets and spades if you want to take the children to the nearby beach. An amazing setting with first class accommodation , Wendy and Pat on hand in case you need any help , I would recommend this holiday to anyone who wants to have a relaxing break in a beautiful part of France.

Terry and Anne (Tyneside)

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased you found the gite well equipped and comfortable. We try to provide toys and games to keep the children happy as many of our guests are families with children. Hopefully, you will return when the weather is better so you can enjoy the pool as well as the garden.
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Relaxing, friendly home away from home.

  • 5 of 5

From the warm welcome on arrival to the final farewell Wendy and Pat were fantastic and did everything to make us feel at home. We loved the pool and the views over the olive grove and across the fields to Poilhes.

The property is as described and the photos are an accurate representation.

Capestang is a lovely southern French town with 2 supermarkets, 5 or so restaurants, hairdressers etc etc. Best retaurant imo are Auberge La Croisade, La Terminus at Cruzy/Quarante and at Poilhes overlooking the Canal du Midi.

We have no hesitation in recommending this property to anyone looking for a relaxing holiday in this wonderful region.

  • Submitted: Oct 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Sep 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind comments. We are pleased you enjoyed the pool and garden. We hope to see you again in the future.
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Fantastic Family Stay

  • 5 of 5

My wife & 2 kids (8 & 11) stayed at Petit Saint Nazaire in July 2016 for 1 week. Upon arrival Wendy & Pat were most welcoming. The welcome package we received was great & saved us a trip to the local Lidl store which is only 5 mins away. The accommodation was better than expected & very spacious & clean. The pool was fantastic with plenty of pool toys & sports equipment to keep the kids (& myself) busy. The pool itself was great with plenty of sun loungers to use to relax & read a book. The accommodation is ideally located to visit vineyards, mountains & the beach. Wendy & Pat went out of there way to make sure we had everything we needed & gave valuable info on what to see & do. The best part of the accommodation was siting out in the evening admiring the view of the fields & the nearby village.I highly recommend this accommodation.

  • Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We are so pleased you had a good holiday, exploring the area and relaxing by the pool. It was lovely to meet you all and we would love to welcome you back in the future.
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Lovely property and hosts

  • 4 of 5

From the welcome pack waiting for us to the facilities and friendliness this was a great break and we would recommend this location no anyone. Wendy and Pat are there when you need them but not in your faces or overbearing.

The property was very clean and the pool was well used by all.

We ventured to the beach and to local markets but also just had lazy days at the cottage.


  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. It is important to us that our guests enjoy their stay. We are pleased you enjoyed the pool and relaxing in the gite as well as exploring the area. We hope to see you again in the future.
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Excellent accommodation, splendid location and lovely owners.

  • 5 of 5

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Petit Saint Nazaire. The accommodation was very clean and comfortable, set in lovely gardens with a splendid view across fields to the nearby village of Poilhes. The pool was large and equipped with plenty of sun loungers. The village of Capestang is a few minutes away by car with 2 supermarkets (Lidl and Intermarche) as well as shops, bars and restaurants. Close to Bezier, Narbonne and just an hour from Carcassonne it is ideally located for exploring the region. The owners could not have been more welcoming, friendly and helpful.

  • Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. It was lovely to see you relaxing in the garden and enjoying the pool as well as getting out and about, exploring the local area. We would love to see you again in the future.
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Narbonne, Beziers
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
Beziers, Narbonne
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
18 Kilometres
Valras Plage
Car: necessary

Capestang is a charming 13th century village, surrounded by vineyards and with the Black Mountains to the North. It is situated on the famous Canal du Midi, with opportunities for boating as well as being a great starting point for walks and cycle rides, with bikes available for hire. Beaches are within 20 -30 minutes by car, offering parascending, wind surfing, water skiing, go karting, quad biking and horse riding. Also Within easy reach are the historic towns of Carcassonne, Minerve, Collioure and Roquebrun with Cathar castles and a rich architectural heritage. The Black Mountains offer rock climbing, challenging walks and cycle rides amongst rugged and dramatic scenery, as well as kayaking and rafting on the river Orb. The area is rich in wildlife and is a haven for bird watching.

A little further afield, the area has two golf courses, a demanding 18 hole course near Beziers and a municipal 9 hole course at Lamalou les Bains. Narbonne and Beziers, at just 15 minutes away, offer great shopping. Further afield, Montpellier, a cultural centre, has everything on offer. Spain and Andorra, with skiing available in winter, are just under 2 hours away. Enjoy wandering around the village, with it's narrow winding streets, boasting 5 restaurants, 2 cafes, a number of bakeries and patisseries, food shops and a supermarket. There is everything you need to be immersed in the French lifestyle.


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