About this listing
Apartment (4) with private garden and shared pool. Villeneuve les Beziers is a charming Midi village on the Canal du Midi. The canal is 5 mins away on foot. It's fascinating to watch the lazy barges going up and down the canal and through the lock.
The long sandy beaches with all their amenities are only a 10 mins drive away. Quiet stretches with dunes or lively ones – the choice is yours. There are plenty of child friendly beaches, parks, amusement parks and places of interest to visit.
There are so many places to visit.
This region has the highest annual sunshine average in France, offering miles of clean, sandy and uncrowded beaches. Unlimited water sports, scenery and naturally, the most important of all its gourmet delights and wine tasting.
10 mins - Beziers 25 mins - Narbonne 30 mins - Pezenas 40 mins - Carcassone 50 mins - Montpellier 90 mins - Spain 90 mins - Petit Camargue, Aigues- Mortes
The charming city of Narbonne with its restored medieval quarter to the north, its local markets and the canal crossing through the centre.
The beautiful renaissance town of Pezenas, known as the town of Art and Craftsmen, is not to be missed. It is so steeped in architecture and history.
Agde known as the ‘black pearl' of the Mediterranean with its famous 3 B.C. Adonis bronze statue, beaches and port.
Sete is an ‘Italianate' fishing town full of quayside restaurants and meandering canals. Watching the trawlers off loading their fish is a sight to see.
Guests will have access to the pool. There is also a tennis club next to the property where it is possible to hire a court. The St Thomas Golf Club is 20 minutes away
Interaction with Guests
Guests are independant but should they need any help I would be only to pleased to help them with any organisation they might need as I live on site
The town of Beziers, which is renowned for its rugby and bullfighting, is dominated by its massive 14th century St Nazaire Cathedral, which boasts fine, sculpture, stained glass, frescoes and dominates the surrounding area giving a spectacular view for miles. The Neo-classic theatre heads the end of a long tree lined square where local markets are held and people rest in the shade of the trees and watch the locals playing ‘petanque' and this all being surrounded by shops and boutiques galore.
During the summer there are festivals with free music and dancing...jazz, country, latin american and many local traditional fetes. There is always something to visit and join in.
The property is just 5 mins walk into the village. It is in a cul de sac, in a resedential area. There is free parking on the property but one can also leave their car on the road. There is a multi cinema nearby and numerous restaurants.
There are buses that go both to the beaches and to the town of Beziers regularly, but should you wish to visit all the sights in the area then it would be advisable to hire a car for a day or two
Other Things to Note
Bed linen and towels are provided. There is a maximum bed limit. Guests are expected to look after the premises and leave them how they find them. Smoking is not allowed. Bookings are from Saturday to Saturday during the high season but please ask as there might be late bookings available. Super strict cancellation policy kept during July and August so take out insurance if you're not sure
A baby cot and high chair are also available - €30 week
The client agrees to be a considerate tenant and to take good care of the property and not to act in any way which will cause disturbance to those resident in neighbouring properties.