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Property Description

A beautiful Provence style 4 bed villa in an elevated position with superb views and a swimming pool. The property has a large open plan comfortable living space. The local town of Pezenas is only five minutes drive away and is one of the most beautiful towns in the south of France. It has many fine restaurants, wine bars, cafes and shops. The local Saturday market is very popular and not to be missed.

Further details indoors:
The villa is spacious light and airy. Cool in the summer and warm in the winter, helped by a large wood burner. The main living area has beamed high ceilings and stairs that lead to a mezzanine and a double bedroom en-suite. On the ground floor there are three other bedrooms, two doubles and one single. One double bedroom opens directly onto the poolside terrace which has
wonderful views.There is a good sized family bathroom and a separate toilet. The lounge is spacious, comfortable and opens out onto the pool terrace which also enjoys lovely views. The kitchen is open planned with a breakfast bar and is well equipped ( dishwasher etc )

Further details outdoors:
This pretty villa is set in a beautiful position with a large garden and a stone terrace surrounding the pool The property has good security, ample parking pace and its own drive . Very much a Mediterranean garden with olive and walnut trees and various types of palms some giving shade ideal for al-fresco dining.There are beautiful sunsets and views of the old churches that are illuminated at night and the soft sound of chiming bells in the distance.

Local Area Information

The LanguedocRoussillon region is one of Frances best kept secrets It has spectacular natural scenery, culture, history and exciting cities such as Montpelier and Nimes. The High Languedoc national park has breathtaking views of mountain gorges, caves, lakes,vineyards and slumbering ancient villages A great place for kayaking and other exciting activities The coastline has long sandy beaches and the climate is warm and dry with over 300 days of sunshine throughout the year Pezenas Castelnau de Guers area A few minutes walk from the villa is the charming 11th century fortified village of Castelnau de Guers The local bar and shops are very friendly and helpful To buy your morning baguettes follow the wonderful smell of fresh baking at the boulangerie The local wine is very good and at a reasonable price A shared village secret is to swim and fish in the nearby Herault river a beautiful shady place on a hot day Pezenas a five minute car ride once the capital of Languedoc is well preserved and graced by grand renaissance architecture It is easily one of the most beautiful towns in the south of France There are many fine restaurants wine bars cafes and shops to explore Walk through the maze of narrow cobbled lanes and absorb the history spanning thousands of years A lively wide square is the location of the very popular Saturday market where one can sample some of the delicious local produce During the summer months there are a variety of fetes and festivals to be enjoyed including theatre productions celebrating Moliere who produced plays here in the midseventeenth century Visit the old picturesque town of Beziers best known for its wine flower festivals and excellent shopping The town has a strong Spanish influence the border being only one hours drive The Sigean safari park is half an hours drive from Beziers a wonderful family day out The charming fishing village of Bouzigues offers world famous sea food and every August hosts the Oyster Festival Nearby the port of Sete is a great setting for the age old water jousting held during the summer months The Milau viaduct is well worth an hours drive for a spectacular experience Sunbaked Mediterranean beaches are only a twenty minute drive Cap d Agde offers scuba diving boat hire and other water sports including a large aqua park Lively night life can be found here in the many bars and restaurants Marseillan beach is a quieter choice long sandy beaches stretch for miles The charming little port of Marseillan is a good place to sample the local sea food whilst watching the boats Carcassone a fantastic fortified city is one of Europes greatest medieval castles is an hours drive Skiing and winter sports are approximately 12hrs drive to the Pyrenees FortRomeu Capcir and Les Angles ski resorts are particularly popular with snow boarders Camargue reserve is 80 kms away well worth a day trip to see the famous white horses black bulls and an amazing abundance of wild life Locally horseriding tennis fishing and golf are available Biking is a very popular way of exploring the area cycle paths run alongside the Canal du Midi where you can also enjoy a boat trip along the shaded tree lined waterway Montpelier and Nimes are well worth a visit the amphitheatre at NImes once the scene of gladiator combat 2000 years ago is today still the venue for many functions including bull fighting How to get there Budget airlines from the UK fly to Beziers Montpelier Nimes Carcassonne Perpignan and Toulouse Railway TGV from Paris to Beziers Hire cars available from Beziers Nearest Travel Links Airport Beziers 20 km Railway Beziers 20 km Ferry Dieppe 800 km

Property Information

Location:Pezenas, Languedoc, France
Map : Sorry, no map.
This Property Sleeps:6
Minimum Price Per Week:£395 (Currency Converter)
Maximum Price Per Week:£1445
Nearest Airport:Beziers Montpelier
NB Prices may be subject to change at the owners discretion Conditions 25 of the booking fee is required to secure the holiday with the balance in full 4 weeks before your departure Security deposit of 350 Euros is required with your final balance to be refunded following your departure subject to a satisfactory property inspection There is an extra charge of 50 for linen towels

Property Features

* Has a Pool
* Close to a golf course

Accommodation and Facilities Summary

ThemeQuiet yet close to local activity, Luxury, Away from it all
AccommodationChangeover Day Flexible, Size: Spacious, Accommodation Type: Self Catering
SuitabilityNon Smoking Only, Low Allergen environment, Unsuitable for the elderly or infirm, Wheelchair inaccessible, No Children allowed, Family Oriented, No Pets
OutsideOutside Tap, Garage, Garden, Private Swimming Pool, Terrace, Parking, Patio, Barbecue, Barbecue Area
LocationIn the Country, Distance to Airport 50-100km, Distance to local restaraunts 500m, Distance to convenience store 500m, Distance to beach >5km
Local AreaThe local town is Lively but not wild, Distance to Local Town Centre 2km, Night Clubs, Restaurants, Lively Bars and Pubs, Quiet Bars and Pubs
Local ActivitiesWater Sports, Snorkelling, Nearby Zoo, Water Park, Diving, Mountaineering, Roller Skating, Clubbing, Snowboarding, Surfing, Windsurfing, Walking, Swimming, Water Skiing, Tennis, Sailing, Mountain Biking, Horse Riding, Golf, Fishing, Cycling
Living RoomFireplace, Armchairs 2, Sofas 2, Seating for 8 People
LaundryIroning Board, Iron, Clothes Dryer, Towels Provided, Linen Provided, Washing Machine Provided, Laundry Service Provided
KitchenToaster, Fridge, Freezer, Oven, Hob, Washing Machine, Dishwasher, Microwave, Crockery & Cutlery Provided
EntertainmentRadio, DVD Player, TV, Hi Fi, Satellite or Cable
DiningDining room, Seating for 6 People, Dining room table
Heat/CoolingCentral Heating
BedroomEnsuites 1, Singles 1, Doubles 3
BathroomShower Rooms 1, Toilets 2, Bathrooms 2

Contact Information

Name: dee ladd
Telephone: +44-1825-740350
Alt Telephone: +44-7887-757918
Fax: +44-1825-740350
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