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Very good
9 reviews
View from bedroom, poppy field in the distance
lounge panoramic views from both windows
Newly created luxurious bathroom with bath and extra large shower
Brand new classic syle bathroom 2
Newly refurbished kitchen, fully equipped
Lounge at night
Bedroom 3
bedroom 1
bedroom 2
Edge of the village of Preixan
View from gates, property totally private
Enclosed courtyard and  parking spaces.
Medieval La Citie at night
Medieval 'La Cite'
Franqui Beach 1 hr away
View from terrace village parking in foreground
Narbonne plage within 1 hour
Carcassonne market on every Saturday morning
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 9
Carcassonne, Aude, Occitanie
This winegrowers house has many character features and is steeped in french tradition. Situated on the edge of a circulade village (the village winds around and up to a peak- the church) it has all the amenities necessary. The house has many original features - log fire, original shutters and floorboards, decorated with traditional french furniture and original fireplaces in 2 of the bedrooms.There are 3 double bedrooms with traditional french beds and furniture, one of the bedrooms has an additional brass single bed and a cot. There is also a double sofa bed. The pool is situated below the house giving added privacy the dimensions are 8m x 4m and is narrowed at the end. A brick b-b-q is provided, stone table and stools. There is a table with 8 chairs on th...
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About the Owner, Mairead P
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 85 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 33 days ago
Listed since : Jun 2008
Overall rating: 4.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL67689
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Very good - based on 9 reviews
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English first
Ottawa, Canada
Level 4 Contributor
16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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We really enjoyed our stay in this charming house. The view of the mountains from the courtyard terrace is quite amazing. The kitchen was well equipped, both showers worked well and the house is adequately furnished. The owners responded quickly to questions and our deposit was returned on time. We would recommend using a small car as access to the...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 July 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Rural setting, the views were beautiful. It was very easy to follow Mairead's directions from the airport. The house sat on a substantial plot. It was however, we thought, underdeveloped. Of the rooms that were decorated the large bathroom was stunning, but we could not get the shower in the second bathroom to run warm. The bedrooms were nice but...

Steve C
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 20 August 2014 for a stay in July 2014

The house is set in a quiet hilltop village with beautiful views of nearby vineyards and distant hills but only 10 minutes drive to Carcasonne with shops and restaurants and the beautifully preserved Cité. Central for Toulouse, Narbonne, Albi, The Pyrenees etc etc. An ideal place to stay for those who want to discover and for those who like to...

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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(3)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (3)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The month of July is the festival the pinnacle being on Bastille Day 4th July with an amazing fireworks display in the eveving from La Cite. Throughout the month there are concerts and open air music bands, dance and theatre with some world famous artists appearing, so book well in advance. The wine festival is on during October with lots of festivities music stalls fountains with 'red ' water flowing to signify the the end of the harvest of the grape great time to be in town.
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Ask about smoking
    2 Full baths
    3 Fulls
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning: £70 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
25% of booking required as deposit at time of booking
£200 deposit against breakages refundable on inspection
£70 for cleaning
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About the neighbourhood

Carcassonne has 2 'world heritage sites' the Canal du Midi and La Cite La Cite is a very short distance to the north of Carcassonne, the château of which was used in the film of Robin Hood. La Cité, with its roots in Roman times, is an essential stop on any European tour. crusades. Even if you are not a history buff, the Cité and town of Carcassonne packed with shops, cafés, restaurants, churches, marketsand of course many delightful bars full of character. Activities near CarcassonneSports:Tennis in the village and in Carcassonne Golf within 30 mins driveFishingGreat for:Walking holidaysBeach or lakeside relaxationCycling holidaysSwimmingKyakingFor everything from food to jewellery, visit one of th...
Getting around
Carcassonne is 10k from the house and less from the airport. Limoux is 10k. There is a supermarket in the village and an award winning restaurant/bar. hair salon, post office. There is a man made beach near Carcassone and Narbonne beech is about 50mins away on the Mediterranean.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Carcassonne: 10.0 km
Railway: Carcassonne: 10.0 km
• • Fly to Carcassonne – la maison Phelan is just 15 minutes from the airport.
• Cheap flights available from www.ryanair.com from London, East Midlands, Liverpool, Bournemouth, Shannon, Cork, Dublin, Edinburgh, Brussels and Franfurt-Hahn to Carcassonne airport
• Local taxis are also available from airport.
• Fly to Toulouse – we are 1 hour from airport - Cheap flights available from www. easyjet.com from London, Bristol, Madrid, Paris, Lyon and www. flybe.com from Belfast City, Birmingham, Dundee, Edinburgh, Glasgow intl.
• Fly to Perpignan – we are 1 hour and 18 minutes from airport - ryanair flies here from London, Birmingham, Bristol and Brussels and Flybe from Belfast City, Glasgow intl, Edinburgh, Dublin, Birmingham, Guernsey, Jersey, Newcastle, Southampton, Manchester.
• Fly to B...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 50.0 km.
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