About This Listing
Rural hide-away. Stay in this quirky one bed home with private roof terrace in a medieval village (restaurant/bar, small shop), surrounded by vineyards for stunning walks: swim/canoe in the River Orb and explore the historical sites of Hérault.
Former stable converted to comfortable home with stone walls, wooden beams and sunny roof terrace. Bedroom (king size bed) and bathroom on ground floor. Narrow spiral staircase leads up to open plan sitting/
dining/kitchen space, stepping out onto a flower filled terrace with gas BBQ and water feature. Facilities: washing machine, freezer, microwave, electric oven/hob.
Completely private for a country getaway. There are two steps up from front door entry to bedroom /staircase level. Spiral staircase is quite narrow. WIFI available.
Interaction with Guests
3 night minimum stay (to explore this magnificent area).
Small village with 12th c. church. Lovely vineyard walks within a few minutes. Village has own restaurant/bar and many other options 10 minutes away. Selection of sandy beaches within 30-40 minutes. Canoeing/bicycle hire 15 minutes. Lots of great cycle routes.
Car hire/own car recommended to explore.
1 hour to Montpellier airport, 30 minutes to Beziers Cap d'Agde airport. 1 1/2 hours to Carcassonne airport. 2 hours from Toulouse airport. Note: there is no parking outside property, parking area is a few minutes walk away, but unloading/loading permitted for short while due to narrow street.
Other Things to Note
Dogs are permitted but open, spiral staircase has made some quite nervous. To walk pet before "lights out", there are a few tracks to take just a few minutes walk from the house.
About the Host, Julie
Post office, bakers, corner shop, restaurant. Great walks and cycle routes.
5km from Causses for shallower area of the river to swim, mini supermarket, restaurants, bars and cycle and walking routes.
canoe/kayak hire, fabulous fun for anyone who can swim. BBQ area and walking tracks.
Swimming in the river orb. Different levels of walks. Restaurants with views over the river.
7 km away for food shopping, restaurants, bars. Nice view from the Mairie/Chateau over the valley.
Sunday market, public swimming pool (July and August), restaurants, bars,
Beautiful medieval village, walks, restaurants. 40 min drive from Causses et Veyran.
Craft shops, Saturday market, restaurants, bars, historical buildings. Easy to wander around for a morning/afternoon.
Cite de Carcassonne, historic walled city, now a UNESCO heritage site. Became famous in its role in the Albigensian Crusades, when it was a stronghold of Occitan Cathars.