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Chez Charlotte charming character house, free wifi

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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Fourques, Pyrenees-Orientales, Occitanie
Charlotte's beautiful house in Languedoc-Roussillon, in the south west of France, is in the small friendly town of Fourques. The town is surrounded by vineyards and orchards and overlooked by Canigou, one of the highest mountains in the Pyrenees. Whatever time of year, the house is a welcoming and homely base from which to enjoy the pleasures of the surrounding area.

The house was originally a 'grange' or a barn built over one hundred years ago - fully renovated into a large, comfortable home with original beams and thick stone walls. It is furnished and equipped to a very high standard. There are four good sized bedrooms: two double bedrooms, one twin bedded room,and one room with a single bed and cot. There are two shower rooms.

Ground flooor - a large fully fitted, well equiped kitchen. Plenty of storage space for grocer...
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Listing #HL234698
About the Manager
Julie Waldren (Property Manager Lets Holiday France)
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2009
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Reviewed 16 August 2015

absolutely loved it.great house.very cosy.great area.lots of things to do and see.would greatly recommend it.

Thank gintare s
Reviewed 16 July 2014

Impossible to fault this charming, beautifully presented home in a quiet rural town. Clean, well appointed and welcoming, it enhanced our time in this wonderful part of France. I could not recommend it more highly.

Thank AccorRegular
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2012


  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The house is on 3 levels, the ground floor consists of a large well equipped kitchen fitted kitchen. leading off from the kitchen is the spacious open plan living and dining room. Furnished with big comfortable sofas where you can curl up with a good book or sit chatting with friends and family. This is a lovely room, cool in the summer and cosy in the winter as it benefits from a woodburning stove.

Stairs lead from the living room to the first floor where you will find one double bedroom with ensuite shower room. Then there is a twin room, with a single room beyond and a cot. We can also supply a high chair, potty, changing mat and other baby equipment if required. Please ask. There is also a family shower room on this floor.

Stairs lead from the first floor to the mezzanine and...
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Twins
    1 Queen
    1 Full
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 5 nights
1 Oct 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
October to Christmas
5 nights
22 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
Christmas and New Year
5 nights
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: £250 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We do not charge extra for end of stay clean. Bed linen and towels and all utilities are included in the price. Bookings must be confirmed by payment of a 25% non-refundable deposit. The remainder of the payment should be paid four weeks prior to arrival. Security deposit is required, this is refunded within 7 days of the end of your stay, providing the house is left in a reasonably clean and tidy condition.
Payments can be made direct to our English or French accounts in Sterling or Euros, you can usually do this using your telephone banking or on-line banking.
We also accept Paypal which allows secure on-line payment by credit or debit card.
Other payment methods can be accepted, please ask.
Arrival unless agreed anytime after 16.00, departure unless agreed anytime before 10.00
For information about short stays at this property, please contact us. Midweek arrivals are possible and reductions are available for longer term stays of greater than 2 weeks. Why not take advantage of the...
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About the neighbourhood
Fourques has a bakers, two grocery shops, newsagent, pharmacy and wine shops. There is a bar attached to the bakers. The shops are a pleasant 3 minute walk away through the narrow village streets. Making the daily visit to the boulangerie an easy stroll.

In the village there is a childrens playground with slide, swings and table tennis.

Thuir (only 5-10 minutes by car) has a typically Catalan atmosphere and a lively market every Saturday morning where you can buy locally produced wines, cheeses, charcuterie, fruits and vegetable. It has a variety of good restuarants, bars and shops and supermarkets. There are tennis courts and a large open air swimming pool which is open throughout the summer.

There are many lovely small villages near to the house to explore, Tresserre, Llauro...
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How to get there
Airport: Perpignan: 24.0 km
Railway: Perpignan: 18.0 km
Fly to Perpignan via low-cost airlines - Ryanair and Flybe or by Air France and Aer Lingus, Fourques is just 30 minutes from the airport.

Alternatively fly to (in order of closeness) Gerona (Spain), Carcassonne, Beziers, Montpellier, Nimes, Barcelona or Toulouse, using Ryanair, Flybe, Aer Lingus, Easy Jet, Vueling, Jet 2, Monarch and British Airways/Iberia.

Major car rental agencies have desks at the airports.

The route from the N9 motorway to the house is simple and we will send you easy to follow directions to the house.

All buses, and some trains in the area are only 1 euro per journey!
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 25.0 km.
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