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Holiday home near Carcassonne with private pool

Bedrooms 3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

3 bed house,1 Bathroom,sleeps 6 With exclusive use of Lovely Pool

Originally part of a Maison de Maitre, the living and kitchen space is situated on the ground floor. There is a large bedroom with 2 single beds on the ground floor, 1 double bedroom on middle floor and a charming double room in the attic. The bathroom has a WC, bath with shower, bidet and basin. The living area, with its high ceiling, fireplace and wood burning stove leads onto the patio, which in turn leads on to the pool and garden. There are electric heaters throughout.

Tim Hunt
Member since: 2013
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 23, 2018

Guestbook comments from the owner

We had a wonderful time here.The weather was great and the area quite beautiful.Thanks again Tim
Jul 2012
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Montclar House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (semi-detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • children welcome
  • pets not allowed
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Broadband Access
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking On Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • DVD Player
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Beach Towels
  • Deck / Patio
  • Gated Community
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Patio
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • museums
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting


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Holiday home near Carcassonne with private pool
average rating of 4.4 based on 7 reviews

First class!

  • 4 of 5

Beautiful holiday home in gorgeous remote unspoilt village. The perfect getaway whilst still within easy reach of the incredible cities of Carcassonne and Miripoix. Warm and friendly hosts with owner living close by. 3 storey accommodation well equipped for the 6 of us plus toddler. The mountain breeze welcome relief to combat the 36 degree heat. The pool is a tad cold for our liking but that is our only negative comment. Lac Caveryere a must visit spot for water sports. No idea where our 10 days have gone. Would definitely stay again. Car essential. Local wineries a must visit.

  • Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: We have had a disappointing level of bookings this year but the above summarises why we think our holiday home is unsung !
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Gite sympa et calme

  • 4 of 5

Endroit agréable , propre, calme, très fonctionnel et une grande piscine très sympa par ces fortes chaleurs . Le village n'a aucun charme ! Dommage pour cette situation géographique . L'avantage est la proximité de Carcassonne et des châteaux cathares. Vignobles et randonnées à souhait.

  • Submitted: Jul 30, 2015
  • Stayed: July 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
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  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé un séjour formidable dans cette belle propriété. La piscine est grande et la maison très agréable et Tim et Karin très gentils et accueillants.

  • Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are delighted to have welcomed the Longe famille; always charming and courteous and they have looked after Minerve very well.We would be delighted to welcome them again as ideal guests. Tim Hunt
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Pour de belles vacances au calme

  • 5 of 5

Belle maison avec une très belle et grande piscine privative (sécurisée) La maison est dotée de tout le confort nécessaire y compris de mobilier du jardin. Montclar est un petit village charmant au milieu des vignes, attention pas de commerces sur place.Cependant, des commercants ambulants viennent régulièrement avec leur camion (boucher, boulanger...) attention à la période d’août où ils sont souvent eux-mêmes en vacances. Montclar est situé à 10 mn de voiture de Limoux et 20 mn de Carcassonne.

Nous conseillons cette location surtout aux familles souhaitant passer d’excellentes vacances, relaxantes au calme. Equipement bébé également prêté gentiment par le propriétaire.

  • Submitted: Sep 1, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Excellent !

  • 4 of 5

L'accueil, la localisation, le calme, la maison... tout était très bien.

La piscine parfaite, par fortes chaleurs et avec des enfants, bref... tout à fait recommandable !

  • Submitted: Aug 21, 2018
  • Stayed: August 2018
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
15 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
800 Kilometres
Saint Malo
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
10 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
60 Kilometres
Car: necessary

The medieval village 'circulade' of Montclar, literally meaning 'Clear Mountain', is typical of the fortified French villages of the 12 century that would wind up elevated positions to aid defense in desperate times. Overlooking Stunning Vineyards, Montclar is the perfect retreat for those wishing for a quiet family break or to explore the heart of Cathar Land with its many mysteries and intrigues!

10 km South will find you the Medieval Market town of Limoux famous for the lesser known sister of Champagne, but equally delicious 'Blanquette' whilst the opposite way (15km) will lead you to the stunning Medieval Carcassonne Cite. Here you can take the whole family for themed events as well as a huge range restaurants and of course the city itself. With Festivals from the world famous firework display on 'Bastille' day to Opera, International DJ's, Musicals, Joustings and the Vibrant Art culture, there really is something for every taste.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

with regard to the security deposit please let me have a separate cheque- 200 pounds is fine- which I will not encash unless there is aclaim.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

Please ask the owner or check their rental agreement when booking the property.

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