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Stunning Rural Retreat L Airial Moustey

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Overview
5 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
14 guests
14 nights minimum 
Holiday Rental House
Magnificent five bedroom spacious family home in Gascony with private swimming pool. L' Airial, Moustey is a charming remote house in peaceful Landes countryside. This lovely maison de maître is a real Get-away-from-it-all location, yet only 3kms to the pretty village of Moustey. 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, kitchen, dining room with open fireplace, and spacious living room. Private and securely fenced gardens. 5x11m swimming pool. 45 mins Bordeaux. L' Airial, Moustey; a delightful country house in rural Landes, Aquitaine built inminutes to the lovely village of Moustey with its 2 churches, 4 restaurants, Proxi grocery shop, and amazing boulangerie. The upstairs of house comprises three good-sized bedrooms, a central hallway/lounge/games room (with sofabed), and two bathrooms, each with sho...Magnificent five bedroom spacious family home in Gascony with private swimming pool. L' Airial, Moustey is a charming remote house in peaceful Landes countryside. This lovely maison de maître is a real Get-away-from-it-all location, yet only 3kms to the pretty village of Moustey. 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, kitchen, dining room with open fireplace, and spacious living room. Private and securely fenced gardens. 5x11m swimming pool. 45 mins Bordeaux. L' Airial, Moustey; a delightful country house in rural Landes, Aquitaine built inminutes to the lovely village of Moustey with its 2 churches, 4 restaurants, Proxi grocery shop, and amazing boulangerie. The upstairs of house comprises three good-sized bedrooms, a central hallway/lounge/games room (with sofabed), and two bathrooms, each with shower, toilet, and sink (one bathroom option to be used as ensuite as is preferred). Downstairs there are a further two double bedrooms, an accessible bathroom (toilet, bath, shower and sink), a well equipped modern kitchen, a welcoming dining room with open working fireplace (the dining table seats 10 persons), and a large living room (seating 14) with woodburner. Outside the one acre mature gardens with grand old oak trees and tall pine trees are private and securely fenced. The 5x11m private swimming pool has comfortable pool loungers. The pool's electric hard cover helps keeps the water warm at night and is also necessary for safety when the pool is unattended. Immediately on the boundary of the property is the forest which ideal for hikes and all manner of outdoor activities. The property is located between the Grande Leyre and the Petite Leyre rivers. These calm rivers are great for kayaking (kayaks available for rent locally) or a bracing dip. Plenty of local activities for families and groups of friends. Swimming (pool/rivers/lakes/ocean), kayaking (local rental), biking/hiking/jogging on forest trails, dog walking, horse riding, pony trap rides (local stables very close at end of forest track). This location is great for yoga, painting, meditation, or just relaxing and reading. There are plenty of games available in the house including, a whole cupboard of boardgames, badminton set (net plus 6 rackets), table football, and garden lawn darts. Just 45 mins from Bordeaux airport it is easily accessible by plane, train and automobile. Minimum Stay Based on past experience and guest feedback in order to properly enjoy your holiday in L' Airial, Moustey there is a minimum stay of 7 nights. 14 nights is preferred and a corresponding discount is offered. Accessibility The house was built in 1830 so regrettably has some limitations in making the space fully wheelchair accessible, nevertheless considerable effort has been made to try to enhance accessibility. Flat path from parking to front door, enter home through double wide doorway with small step (a ramp over step can be arranged on prior request). Step-free access to common areas. Internal doorways are approx 82cm width so (only just) wheelchair-friendly. The two downstairs bedrooms are level with no step. Accessible downstairs bathroom:- Step-free access, entryway is level and 83cm width; Fixed grab bars for shower, toilet, and bath; Accessible-height toilet; Roll-in shower (no threshold/step between the shower and bathroom floor); Shower chair (small freestanding stool that allows a guest to be seated in the shower); Handheld shower head on both bath and shower; Wide clearance to Bath/shower/toilet/sink - each have at least 90cms of clearance to access them. Floors on ground floor are mainly original terracotta tiles and can be a little bit uneven. The staircase to first floor is rather steep and is not wheelchair accessible; the elderly and infirm may be uncomfortable using this staircase. Helpful Note: For more details, photos, reviews, and videos of the property L' Al'airial, Moustey" please check out my own site - just do an internet search for airialmoustey or L'airial, Moustey. You will have the entire property, swimming pool, and gardens all to yourself! Your Host. The "manager" of this listing is YourRentals, but the owner of the property in Nigel Bond. Nigel was born British, but he soon adopted a peripatetic life. After an international career with the United Nations (living and working in Pakistan, Afghanistan, India, Japan, Russia, Lebanon, Usa, France, and Kenya) he moved to live in France at his dream home L' Airial, Moustey with his dog Sami, a rescue from the streets of Kabul. The house is beautiful, peaceful and comfortable - a perfect place to relax and to entertain family and friends. During the summer he travels abroad and his home is available as a vacation home rental / location saisonnière. He is usually out of country and unavailable in person, but he will always be contactable by email/phone to assist you and ensure that everything is going well. His friendly and helpful neighbours (speak French and German) have keys for... Tourist License / Licencia de turismo N °: SIRET84036823700011
House Rules
Pet-friendlyKid friendlyNo smoking
Bedrooms
4 Doubles1 Single
Bathrooms
3 Full baths

Meet the host
Your.Rentals
Hosting since May 2018
Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish, Italian
Response Time: Within a few hours

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Marije V
Marije V
1 contribution
Truly stunning at every level!
Truly stunning property in a quiet rural location perfect for when you want to get away from it all and enjoy the peace and quiet this place has in abundance. It has all mod cons that you could possibly need and more!
Visited September 2023
Written 12 September 2023. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Phil Benton
Phil Benton
2 contributions
Lovely
L’Airial is a lovely house in the forest, down a long dusty track. There are walks to the river through the woods from your doorstep. Moustey is a small village with a good local shop and an excellent restaurant La Haut-Landais (definitely recommend) If you are looking for a peaceful remote holiday then it’s definitely for you. What could be better than good food, drinks, sunshine and relaxing by the pool with family and friends.
Visited August 2022
Written 23 August 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

deirdrerankin
deirdrerankin
Carcans, France6 contributions
Excellent stay at L'Airial
Great location for a chill out weekend but lots of opportunity for walking if one feels the need for exercise. The house is very well equipped to cater for large groups and an ideal location for dogs.
Visited April 2022
Written 1 May 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

HTravels
HTravels
Paris, France18 contributions
I wish I could have stayed longer!
We had such a wonderful time at L'Arial Moustey! It was so comfortable and cozy during my stay. The bed was excellent and the shower was divine. My dogs and I went on long walks in the surrounding nature and then curled up in front of the fire when the rain started. The internet was fast so I could watch videos but I mostly enjoyed the lovely living room area where we could sit and chat and read. The kitchen was fully equipped which is saying a lot because I love to cook and am very picky. Due to the rain, we didn't get to use the pool but I can imagine on a hot summer's day that this is a little corner of paradise. We will definitely be back!
Visited April 2022
Written 24 April 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

PeterElbaMartin
PeterElbaMartin
Madrid, Spain482 contributions
Caserío con todo lo necesario para disfrutar y descansar
Caserío en el magnífico bosque de Gascoña, con cocina moderna con todo lo necesario, amplisimo salón con diferentes ambientes, piscina, enorme jardín, porche con barbacoa, y todo en un entorno donde pasear entre pinares y hasta un río donde nadar. Tranquilidad absoluta para descansar. Muy cerca de la propiedad hay un centro ecuestre donde también puede hacerse kayak. El propietario fue siempre muy atento y nos recomendó excursiones y estupendos restaurantes de la zona. Muy recomendable.
Visited December 2021
Written 17 January 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Arturo O
Arturo O
Madrid, Spain9 contributions
Villa in the forest : good value for money
We were lucky to stay at L' Aerial and enjoy long walks in the forest surrounding the property and niche wine evenings by the fireplace. I wish we can come again on the summer to enjoy the pool and eating and cooking outdoors. The place is very well manteined wilth a stylish kitchen It has a huge garden and swimming options the close by river as well as canoing and horses in the neighbouring properties. Only can be reached by car what made us feel as if staying in a really off the beaten track . All that space , garden and house, I think makes it a really good value for money place, as can accommodate up to 14 people
Visited December 2021
Written 15 January 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

Pedro Madrid
Pedro Madrid
Madrid, Spain3 contributions
Maravillosa estancia
En el mes de diciembre 21, pasamos unos días en esta maravillosa estancia. La casa es impresionante, con unas habitaciones amplias, cómodas y muy limpias. Nigel, el propietario, una excelente persona, con un trato exquisito. El entorno es muy bonito y tranquilo, la casa está rodeada de un extenso bosque, donde caminar se convierte en una actividad muy relajante. Sin duda un magnifico lugar donde pasar unos días de relajados y conociendo todo el entorno del lugar.
Visited December 2021
Written 12 January 2022. This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC. Tripadvisor performs checks on reviews.

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What this rental offers
Parking
  • Parking available
Outdoor amenities
  • Balcony
  • Patio
  • Private outdoor pool (unheated)
  • Terrace
Indoor amenities
  • Central heating
  • Fireplace
  • Internet access
  • Cable television
Kitchen and dining
  • Grill
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Refrigerator
  • Kettle
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
Entertainment
  • Game Room
  • Television
Bathroom and laundry
  • Dryer
  • Iron
  • Linens provided
  • Towels provided
  • Washer
Wi-fi and internet
  • Wi-fi
Location info
  • Kid friendly

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Cancellation policy
  • 100% refund within 24 hours after booking (provided the stay is at least 60 days away).
  • No refund available once booking is confirmed

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Frequently Asked Questions about Stunning Rural Retreat L Airial Moustey

Stunning Rural Retreat L Airial Moustey is able to accommodate up to 14 guests. See all property details.

Stunning Rural Retreat L Airial Moustey has 3 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Stunning Rural Retreat L Airial Moustey has 5 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Stunning Rural Retreat L Airial Moustey must last at least 14 nights. See all property details.

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