Beautiful house large private terrace, Wi-Fi, in the heart of the Languedoc
Set in the picturesque village of Homps, just a few minutes stroll from the famous Canal du Midi, this beautiful stone house is ideal for couples or a family who are looking to explore this beautiful part of the Languedoc-Roussillon.
Sleeping four in two bedrooms, one double and one twin, the house is spacious and tastefully decorated.
The large living room is air-conditioned, offering relief from the warmth of the summer sun.
The large television offers channels in both English and French and there is a selection of DVDs and books to help to relax after a hard day exploring.
The spacious kitchen dining room is well equipped and is perfect for creating meals using produced purchased from one of the local markets.
The bright and light double bedroom has French doors leading to the private terrace. The twin bedroom is also bright and airy.
There is a large totally private terrace, with BBQ, with table and chairs and loungers for sunbathing or just relaxing, a beautiful private space to cook a fabulous meal or just enjoy a glass of wine or two.
There is also a sun awning on the terrace if you prefer a bit of shade.
The house is a few minutes walk from the Canal du Midi, where you will find restaurants sitting on the edge of the canal, catering for all tastes.
You can stroll along the canal, or hire a bike and take a leisurely ride along the canal and stop and have a bite to eat or a glass of wine or two. This is an ideal place to explore the surrounding villages and countryside.
Within easy walking distance, 10 minutes using a pleasant footpath, is the Lac de Jouarres where there is a restaurant and picnic areas and water sport facilities including pedalos, windsurfing and canoes in addition to lifeguard-supervised swimming and a man made beach. Ideal for an afternoon spent relaxing and watching the world go by.
There are many beaches within a short drive with Narbonne being only 30 minutes away and others less than 40km away.
The house at Homps is an ideal base for exploring the beautiful villages and Cathar castles in the local area, making for enjoyable days out sightseeing and learning all about the history of the area.
Just 40 minutes away, near to Narbonne is the Sigean Nature Reserve, a super day out for all ages. Drive your own car or take a trip on the bus through the reserve and spend time watching the fantastic collection of animals.
Golfers are not forgotten in this beautiful area. Play a round at the stunning Cap d'Agde course, close to the coast or the beautiful Saint Thomas club at Bezier set within beautiful Mediterranean scenery. Alternatively the Golf Club de Carcassonne, just 40km away, stands at the foot of the medieval citadel it offers keen golfers a superb panoramic view over the Pyrenees and the Montagne Noire.
With so much to see and do in this stunning part of France it may be hard to fit it all in, but however you choose to spend your time, the house at Homps is the ideal venue.
Food & Drink
The local area is steeped in history with numerous Chateaux's and Cathare Castles and of course the famous La Cite in Carcassonne to visit. the beach is 30 minutes away in Gruissan. There is a selection of restaurants in the area and of course the wine tasting in the local wineries. this a cyclist and walkers paradise with lovely paths along the canal with picturesque locks, villages and vineyards. Cycles can be hired locally.
Check in times
Arrival Check In: 16.00hrs-21.00hrs Departure Check Out: 10.00hrs latest.
We require a 25% deposit at time of booking. The final payment is due 8 weeks before arrival. We also require a £200 returnable damage deposit. The apartment will be available from 4pm on the day of your arrival, the apartment must be vacated by 10am on the day of departure.
Carcassonne 25 mins., Beziers 30 mins.
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Bookings & Reservations
When booking or reserving your holiday accommodation (either via our website booking system, contact form, or by telephone), it is important to note that your booking is not secure until we have confirmed it . We advise clients not to pay for any form of travel arrangements until we have formally confirmed your booking either by email or fax.
Arrival & Departure Days:
Bookings normally run from Saturday to Saturday. If you prefer arriving on a weekday, please click on the 'Contact Owner' button to make your request. We'll do our best to accommodate your wishes.
Are quoted in GBP (Pounds Sterling) per week and include:
Normal use of electricity, water & gas.
Refundable Security Deposit:
A security deposit of £200 is required for this property. It will be returned to you in full following your departure assuming that no chargeable damage has occured to the property during your stay. If you cancel your booking, any pre-payments you have made against the security deposit charge will be returned to you in full.
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