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  • Overlooking the swimming pool
    Overlooking the swimming pool
    Overlooking the swimming pool
    Sitting room again
    Charming terrace overlooking the pool
    Dining Room
    Sitting room - leather sofas and armchairs
    Property description
    Holiday Rental House – 
    3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    This recently completed villa offers spacious, well-designed and beautifully presented holiday accommodation. It has a variety of areas where you can sit outside and relax enjoying the lovely swimming pool and gardens. Special features include natural stone walls and exposed beams which, together with the modern decor and furnishings chosen with very good taste, make this a holiday property of exceptionally high standard.

    The property, now fully renovated, was once part of a wine merchant's estate. (The owners live in the grounds in the main house which has its own separate garden.)

    The villa comprises a large, well-equipped kitchen and separate dining area opening out through glass doors onto the delightful sun terrace and pool area. Upstairs is a spacious and comfortable sit...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cooker
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(3)
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (3)
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Private Garden
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Stereo System
    • Terrace
    • Towels Provided
    • Washer
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Kitchen and Dining Room: The well-proportioned, light and airy, newly-fitted kitchen is fully equipped for cooking with a hob and oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, coffee-maker, washing machine, iron etc etc and there's plenty of storage. The dining area is separate with an exposed stone wall and a quality dining table and chairs for 6. Tinted glazed doors lead out from here to the terrace, garden and swimming pool.

    Sitting Room and Covered Terrace: Upstairs on the first floor you'll find the spacious and sumptuous lounge with comfortable sofas, coffee table, music system, a flat screen TV receiving satellite channels (English), a DVD player and a CD player. The furniture is modern and very tasteful. This lovely living space opens out onto the most charming covere...
    Listing #HL85963 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    Low 27 Sep 2014 20 Dec 2014 7 nights
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Prices are available for 4 night stays + in the low season, please enquire fr the price and availability.
    The prices are quoted in £ sterling (GB) and are a good guide. They may be subject to change without notice in accordance with the £/euro conversion rate. Please enquire for a firm price.
    We can accept payment in GBP £'s by UK bank or internet bank transfer or by credit or debit card.We may also accept payment in Euros - please enquire.
    Please note that a damage/security deposit is requested on arrival.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Carcassonne: 25.0 km
    Railway: Carcassonne: 25.0 km
    By Car: The village is situated to the North East of Carcassonne, and the North West of Olonzac. The nearest autoroute exits would be No: 36 Beziers Ouest on the A9 Languedocienne, or No: 23 on the A61. Driving time from Calais would be about 11hrs 30 mins.

    By Air: The nearest airports are Carcassonne (35 minutes) and Beziers (50 minutes) both served by the low cost airline Ryanair from many regional airports in the UK, Ireland and Belgium. Other possible airports would be Toulouse (1 hr 30 mins), Montpellier, Nimes, Perpignan or even Girona (N. Spain). There's easy access to the Autoroutes from all airports making for an easy drive.

    By Train: For train tickets to the area, the nearest railway station being Carcassonne, please visit www.raileurope.co.uk.

    Full directions etc wi...
    Activities nearby
    There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 55.0 km.
    Nearby cities
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Cockburnspath, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 9 October 2011 for a stay in October 2011
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We had looked at this Villa online a few years ago and then decided at the start of this year to book. We were delighted with the regular contact with Joie de Vivre and the directions given by email and also a request for any shopping we would like the owners to do for us as we would be arriving on a Sunday and most shops would be closed. We arrived in Trausse and were immediately struck by the simplistic beauty of the village. We arrived at the very unassuming door of the Villa and the owners warmly welcomed us and showed us around. Quite simply, this Villa is stunning, outstanding and an absolute gem of a find! The bedrooms each have an ensuite shower room and toilet and there is a wardrobe in each of the bedrooms with a hair dryer! There is a Free view Sky box - so English tv channels! Wi-Fi is available at the front of the house via Hotspot (from the little supermarket across the street.) You need to be close to the front door to access it but this is no problem at all. The...


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Listed since : Dec 2006
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Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 25 days ago
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