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Le Couvent

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18 reviews
Pool and Garden
Pool
Lounge / second dining room joined
Hall
Hall
Beige Room 1
Bedroom 2
Twin bedroom 2
Twin bedroom to third floor hall
Starts from 3rd floor
Formal Dining Area
Kitchen/ Casual Dining/ Breakfast Room
Kitchen/Diner
View from front door to garden
Twin bed
Twin Bedroom 1
View to pool 
T Tennis Table currently out of use
Garden summer eve
Pool
Pool and film tv room
Pool Table and Film TV room 3rd floor
Bathroom 2
Front Courtyard from front door to gate showing barns
Front from parking area (private )
Twin bedroom
View from Queribus Castle over valley
Blue bed
Blue bed
Blue bed
Blue bed
Blue bed
Blue bed
Bedroom
Bedroom
One of the many swimming areas
Bedroom
view to front door from garden . Parking is round the corner
Sunset
View to Mont Tauch from Castle Aguilar
Swimming area at the famous waterfalls The Moulin de Ribaute . http://www.odeaanaude.eu
Oil Mill sign on old area at  back of the house now protected. The property was the oil mill .
small twin
Twin bed
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Overview
Villa -
5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Tuchan, Aude, Occitanie
The property is located in Tuchan in the heart of Cathar Country. It was once an old Olive Farm owned by the Convent. Recently refurbished to a very high standard this old character property still maintains its original charm. Some of the property is believed to date back to the early C17th. Surrounded by vineyards yet in the heart of the village, this property is an excellent base to discover the delights this area has to offer.

The house has three double and two single ( sleep two each) bedrooms,plus an emergency single bed in the laundry, a huge kitchen/dining room. A large lounge/dining room. Two bathrooms and a downstairs and upstairs separate WC. A games room with Pool Table and Cinema area. Tastefully decorated and furnished to a very high standard. The property also boasts a very large garden, rare for a central village propert...
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About the Owner, Sam W
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 20 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 18 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
I am always on hand to help you with your stay , i live just across the road during rental season so can help guests when needed. If I go away I have a friend who helps out.
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Excellent - based on 18 reviews
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mermoss
Co. Clare, Ireland
Level 3 Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 20 May 2017 for a stay in April 2017

Stayed at Le Couvent for 7 nights, what a fabulous place and such welcoming hosts. The weather at the end of April was warm, we had sunny days and rain at night. Peace and quiet, a real garden of Eden. There were glow worms in the garden and nightingales sang at night. The house is very secluded and with so...

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Thank you ! Can't wait to see you back here again. !

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Jo S
Wadhurst, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 16 May 2017 for a stay in May 2017

We stayed 3 nights at this fabulous house. Very comfortable huge bed, lovely big bathroom with walk in shower. Had dinner at two of the restaurants in the village where the food was excellent and good value for money. Lovely walks around the village and spent an afternoon wine tasting in the local cave. Narbonne and Carcassonne definitely worth a...

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Thank you ! So happy you loved this place as much as I do ! Come back soon !

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33ciaran
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 29 November 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We all absolutely loved our stay in this beautiful house. The kids swam all day, played table tennis to dry off. Then later popped upstairs to the chill room to play pool and watch an array of movies of their choice while the grown ups cooked. After eating the fab food provided by the local supermarket which was accompanied by...

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Thank you ! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay ..we look forward to welcoming you back sometime ! The local bar misses you !!

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Game Room
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (2)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(5)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Smoking is allowed outside in the garden. Pets on a request basis at the owners' discretion. There are big staircases with tiled stairs. This property may not be suitable for tiny...
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Bathrooms
    2 Full baths
    2 Half baths
Bedrooms
    1 Full
    2 Kings
    5 Twins
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £266 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note if the House is not booked we can always do a different arrival and departure day..please do ask !
PLEASE NOTE. Nightly rates can be given four night minimum stay. We also do Bed and Breakfast on another site. See Cottesmore Locations Facebook Page
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About the neighbourhood
A small quiet village with one supermarket, a Cave ( sells local wine) a bar and two restaurants both with entertainment in the summer also good food and a pool .
Plenty of wild swimming , cycling , history, walking . The sea is 35 minutes by car. There is horseriding go karting, kite surfing and windsurfing all a 40 min car ride away . Cycle hire in the village . Local fetes and events are endless during the summer .
Getting around
You really need a car in this area . There are one euro buses once a week to Perpignan and narbonne .
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: PerpignanCarcassonneToulouse: 30.0 km
Railway: Perpignan: 39.0 km
Ferry: Calais/Le havre: 1,150.0 km
RYAN AIR FLY TO:-
Carcassone(stansted) is about 1 1/2 hour by car. Nimes(luton) 2.5 hours. Toulouse (luton)2 hours
Perpignan 40 minutes (stansted). Bezier's 1. 35mins (Luton)
Girona (Spain) (Easyjet and Ryanair) is about 2 hours away as is Montpellier (Ryanair and Easy Jet). Train to Narbonne or Perpignan is another possibility and car hire is available at both stations. From Calais, you can drive on motorways almost all the way. It is 1130 kms of which 1051 are on motorways.You will need a car at the property. BRITISH AIRWAYS also fly to Toulouse .
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 41.0 km.
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