We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Holiday gite near Argeles-Gazost - Volets Verts

Save
'Volets Verts'
Excellent
27 reviews
'Volets Verts'
Winter view from the gite
Double bedroom (1)
Living Area
Dining Area
Twin bedroom (2)
View of the garden
The park at Argeles
The Casino, Argeles
The Church, Argeles
Top of the World (Hautacam)
Summer view of the Pyrenees
1 of 2 shower rooms
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Enquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Ayros-Arbouix, Hautes-Pyrenees, Occitanie
Surrounded by mountains - Volets Verts - is situated minutes from the town of Argeles-Gazost within the Parc National des Pyrenees. There is plenty to do if you like the outdoors; skiing, walking, cycling, paragliding, climbing, canyoning, rafting, canoeing, golf, tennis, horseriding. There are also many local places of interest, including the pilgrimage site in Lourdes. It is just a 10 minute drive to the grotto from Volets Verts, where you can stay peacefully away from the hustle and bustle of the town. Or if you prefer why not spend some time relaxing at the newly renovated Thermes in Argeles.

Situated in the grounds of the resident English owner's property - they will be more than happy to point you in the right direction with their local knowledge. The accommodation sleeps 4-6 people, has an open plan ground floor, includin...
Read more
About the Owner, Tracey S
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 29 days ago
Listed since : Apr 2010
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 27 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
One of the family is always here to welcome new guests. We are always at hand to help with any enquiry or the smallest of problems - booking restaurants, advice about the area / walks / cycling and assisting with any language / communication problems where we can. We are happy to arrange fridge stocking / meals, prior to arrival with advance notice or arrange bike hire. Our aim is for you to have a memorable and happy stay with us.
Contact Owner | See more properties
Listing #HL126161
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 27 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Clairabel...
Level 2 Contributor
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2017 for a stay in July 2017

We stayed at this beautiful gite for a week at the end of July beginning of August. Tim and Tracey ( and Eddie the dog) are perfect hosts and are very welcoming. The gite is close to all the famous "Tour de France" mountain climbs which my husband really enjoyed on his bike. The gite was clean and cosy and...

More
Management response:

Thank you C. It was a real pleasure to meet you and your lovely family - so glad you enjoyed your stay - looking forward to your next visit.

More

Report response as inappropriate
Dave A
1 review
Reviewed 14 March 2017 for a stay in September 2016

This was the second time my friend and I had stayed in Les Volets Verts, the first being 6 years ago. The gite and the area were just as good as we remembered. The Gite: The gite was very comfortable and spotlessly clean with everything we needed for a weeks stay including good fast WiFi and a very well equipped...

More
Management response:

Thank you so much Dave for your great comments - really very much appreciated. I do hope you won't leave it another 6 years before coming back to visit!

More

Report response as inappropriate
susier34
Beziers, France
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016

We were 2 couples on a cycling holiday and could not have been more happy with our choice of accommodation. As previous reviews have stated the house was extremely well equipped, spotlessly clean and ideally situated. All modern conveniences whilst maintaining the character of the old property. Great wifi connection and very spacious for 4 adults. The owners, Tim and...

More
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 King
Availability
Show Rates
Rates

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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
£88
€100
£88
€100
£563
€640
4 Nov 2017 -
22 Dec 2017
Low Season
1 night
£106
€120
--
£528
€600
23 Dec 2017 -
5 Jan 2018
High Season
7 nights
£106
€120
--
£704
€800
6 Jan 2018 -
9 Feb 2018
Low Season
1 night
£106
€120
--
£528
€600
View all periods
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.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £176 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
We can accept payment by sterling or euro cheque (exchange rate confirmed on day of booking) Paypal (plus 4% commission) or cash in euros.
Receipt of 25% deposit cheque secures booking
Refundable damage caution £250 / cleaning caution of £50
Electricity chargeable at 10cents/kw between 15th October and 15th April.
Hide Rates
Map
About the neighbourhood
Whether you come for:-The cycling - this area is a Mecca for both road and mountain bike enthusiasts. Many of the famous climbs of the Tour de France, including Hautacam, Ardiden, Soulor, Aubisque and Tourmalet are within easy striking distance and there are up to 1150km covering 73 marked off-road routes for the mountain biker. If you find the mountains a bit fierce you can roll back out of the valley, beyond Lourdes, and enjoy the flatter countryside.The walking - possibilities are endless - there is something for all levels of fitness. Explore this spectacular mountain area on well marked paths, which could transport you on a nice gentle stroll or to the summit of the Vignemal at over 3,000 metres. Or for really serious mountain trekking there are expert guides.The skiing - with th... more
Getting around
It is recommended to have a car, but there is a bus service from Lourdes (main rail station) to Argeles. And taxis are available from Lourdes (Tarbes) airport - around 20 minutes from us.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Lourdes Tarbes: 25.0 km
Railway: Lourdes: 14.0 km
Ferry: Santander: 410.0 km
By Air: Stanstead - Lourdes (30 minutes drive) every Tuesday + Saturday. Gatwick to Toulouse and Stanstead to Biarritz (both 2 hours drive). By Train: TGV links directly into Tarbes (30 minutes) or Lourdes (just 10 minutes) takes approximately 8 hours from Paris from which you can get the Eurostar from London Waterloo. If you are already in France our nearest train station is Lourdes. By Ferry: If you want to bring your own car without driving the entire distance Brittany Ferries sails from Plymouth to Santander or P&O Ferries sails between Portsmouth and Bilbao, but please note the drive from Northern Spain can take 3-4 hours.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Skiing: Property Is In A Ski Resort, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
Nearby cities
Aquitaine Gites (5,486)
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
If the owner has provided contact information, you may contact him or her directly. If not, you can contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner
How will the owner contact me?
This owner may contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your personal email, or phone.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to check if the property is still available. If the owner has listed a phone number, you can also call to follow up. send enquiries to other properties. \n If you still don't hear from the owner, TripAdvisor recommends that you send enquiries to other properties.
How do I pay?
For this property, you may use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox; the owner may also offer other payment options. \n You must pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox if you want to be covered by our Peace of Mind Protection. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
If you pay online via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your payment will be covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#HL126161
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
from
£88
/
Night
Week
Make Enquiry
24 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
How to book this rental
1
Submit an enquiry to the owner using the above make enquiry button
2
The owner will respond with a quote.  We encourage owners to respond within 24 hours
3
You will be able to send additional messages and pay for the quote through the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox
4
Payments made through the TripAdvisor Rental inbox are covered by Payment Protection
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.