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Gites and Bed & Breakfast (Chambres d'hote) in 6880m2 Enclosed Grounds with Pool - Mas de las Guilles Bed & Breakfast (Chambres d'hote)

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type house
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview


Details
Property
house
Sleeps
6
Bedrooms
3
Bathrooms
1
Minimum Stay
2 nights

Description

Espira-de-l'Agly House Rental Photos and Description

Catalan country property offering a 2 bedroom gite, 1 independant studio and 3 bedrooms in main house with use of owners pool and beautiful gardens.

Everyone who loves food and wine will enjoy the genuine warmth and enthusiastic hospitality from Kevin and Maggie on their Catalan country property, just 12km from Perpignan. The village of Espira de l'Agly is a 25 minute walk away. It has a bar, a restaurant, a Spar supermarket, a butcher's/deli, post office and bakery. There are at least 8 restaurants within an 8km radius of Espira. An ideal base from which to explore the vineyards of the Languedoc Roussillon, as well as the castles and gorges of the Cathar country. The Mediterranean coastline is a mere 30 minute drive away and a little further south you will find, nestled in a bay, the old and picturesque port of Collioure, full of art galleries and colourful Catalan fishing boats and then beyond that across the border is the Costa Brava. Your hosts are always on hand to recommend restaurants, vineyards to visit and other places of interest.

Details for Mas de las Guilles Bed & Breakfast (Chambres d'hote) 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 1 Bathroom

One double bedroom with en-suite bathroom and separate wc (tea/coffee-making facilities included)

2nd double bedroom with en-suite luxury shower room & wc (tea/coffee-making facilities available upon request)

One twin-bedded room (no en-suite) which shares shower room and toilet with 2nd bedroom.

Linen and bath and pool/beach towels included.

Fridges available upon request.

Cooking facility not available.

Hair dryer available. Fans in all rooms.

Rates quoted are per room (for 1 or 2 people) and includes continental breakfast.

Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome

Owner
Maggie
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, french
Calendar last updated:
November 18, 2016
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Guestbook comments from the owner

Julie & Keith, Ipswich, UK

Good food, good company and a welcome on the mat. What more could one want. Thanks.



Richard,Christine,Becky,Jessica & Claude.

Many, many thanks for an amazing stay! As though we had known you for years as old friends... wonderful hospitality.



Richard, Karen & Thomas Konopa, Maidstone, Kent.

Thank you for your kind attention and making us feel welcome in your home during the last 11 days - will certainly recommend you to our friends.Hope to come again.



Edouard et Ginette Bahr, Dompierre s/Authie, France.

Merci du bon accueil. La petite maison du jardin ets très confortable. Nous avons très bien dormi. Nous vous remercions de votre gentillesse et esperons vous revoir bientôt.



Paul Ryalls,Ascot,berks.

Yet again -wonderful - for the 3rd time - will ring to book again!!



Lois & Jim Colburn, Omaha, Nebraska, USA

An absolutely perfect week! with wonderful hosts (and a super pooch!). We were most fortunate to have found you.
Feb 2008
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Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveler reviews)

Mas de las Guilles Bed & Breakfast (Chambres d'hote)
average rating of 5.0 based on 4 reviews
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Top of the list

  • 5 of 5

Perfect! We stayed in the little garden house - small but with everything we needed. The garden and patio areas are delightful: pretty and restful; we enjoyed a peaceful day by the pool just soaking up the sun.

Maggie and Kevin are the perfect hosts - generous with their time and delicious ratatouille. We felt as if we were visiting friends rather than renting a holiday home.

Mas des las Guilles is definitely top of our list for a holiday in France.

  • Submitted: Oct 19, 2015
  • Stayed: Oct 2015
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5

Amazing hospitality!

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I stayed at Mas de las Guilles for a week in September. We chose it because of its excellent location and attractive description. What we had not expected was the extraordinary hospitality that hosts, Maggie and Kevin, offered us. They were so welcoming and helpful that we felt at home immediately. They gave us great advice on where to go to visit and eat well in the area. Kevin, a retired Michelin star chef, taught me how to make the perfect ratatouille and his coleslaw is out of this world! The highlight of our stay was a visit to Chateau de Jau, a vineyard in the middle of nowhere that offers a wine tasting experience as part of a meal. The setting is incredible, the service friendly, and the wines outstanding. We enjoyed our stay at Mas de las Guilles so much that we are already making plans to return. I would highly recommend it.

  • Submitted: Sep 25, 2014
  • Stayed: Sep 2014
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Oasis

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in a B&B room at Maggie and Kevin's for 2 nights. We felt completely at home and welcome. Maggie and Kevin are amazing hosts. There is lots to see in the area so 2 nights wasn't enough really. Our room was large with a big ensuite and a nice comfy bed. Maggie helped us find further accommodation for the rest of our trip and Kevin took us to the village to show us where the shops were. We couldn't have asked for more. Thanks to both of you for making us so welcome. Jackie and Steve

  • Submitted: Jul 27, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
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Map

Nearest Airport
6 Kilometres
Perpignan
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Rivesaltes
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
A9
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Rivesaltes
Nearest Beach
18 Kilometres
Le Barcares
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

The nearest beach is half an hour's drive away. From then on, there is a choice of either quiet and unspoilt beaches with the occasional little restaurant or there are holiday resorts/towns, and a few ports/marinas with shops, restaurants, cafes and bars with St. Cyprien, Argeles-sur-Mer and Canet-en-Rouissillon being the liveliest in July and August. The sandy Mediterranean beach stretches from Port Argeles all the way up to Narbonne and beyond.

Travel:

Montpelier 1 hr. 30 mins drive. Nearest airport Perpignan 7km.

Toulouse and Barcelona - just over 2 hours drive. Beziers, Carcassone and Girona about 1hr. 20 mins drive. Marseille -2hr 30 mins.

Distances:

With it's close proximity to Perpignan airport and easy access to the A9 autoroute, the Mas de las Guilles is ideally placed for house/property hunters. We are located just off the D117 which passes through the Cathar villages of Maury,Foix,Limoux, Rennes-le-Chateau and ends up at the magical cité of Carcassonne.

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Rates & Availability

Espira-de-l'Agly House Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
GBP
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
Rate 1
Apr 1 2017 - May 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$69
 
 
Rate 2
Jun 1 2017 - Jun 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$79
 
 
Rate 3
Jul 1 2017 - Aug 31 2017
2 night minimum stay
$88
 
 
Rate 4
Sep 1 2017 - Sep 30 2017
2 night minimum stay
$79
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
$69
 

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Upon application a booking confirmation form with terms and conditions are sent either by email or post and must be returned completed and signed with a deposit to secure a reservation.

Changeover Day:
Changeover/arrival day for the COURTYARD APARTMENT during July & August is Saturday with flexible arrival days for the rest of the year. Arrival days for LA PETITE MAISON during July & August on Thurdays or Fridays possible (please enquire).

Notes on prices:
Minimum stay in B&B accommodation 2 nights. Prices quoted for B&B are per room per night. If a 7 night B&B stay is reserved the 7th night is free of charge.
Prices are per week for the Courtyard Apartment and La Petite Maison. A discount of £25.00 on the weekly rental rate is offered on bookings for 2 people in the Courtyard Apartment.
Out of season shorter stays possible in self-catering accommodation as well as B&B. Rates for longer winter lets negotiable.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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Amenities

Espira-de-l'Agly House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 250 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , bidet
    Shower room 1 - shower
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
Entertainment:
  • Books
Outside:
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Porch / Veranda
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • live theater
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: There are fans in all bedrooms and full central heating in the courtyard apartment and the B&B accommodation. WIFI internet connection is available. Accommodation for 10/12 day packages comprising a mix of self-catering & B&B also possible (please enquire with owners). Outside: The self-catering accommodations have their own garden furniture for outside dining and gas-fired barbecues. There is a communal table with chairs in the courtyard and numerous chairs and sun loungers scattered around the grounds and under trees or parasols. Bed and breakfast guests are also welcome to use outside garden furniture for snacks and picnics. The owner's 10mx5m pool, which is in full sun all day long, is open from May to end of October. There are sun loungers and parasols by the pool.

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