About this listing
A wonderful Townhouse located in the Historical area of the small town. You can park the car and walk to all the activities, Restaurants, Shops, the Aude River, Water sports, Swimming pools, Tennis Courts, Vineyards, and Grocery stores.
The house is located within the small Town of Limoux, surrounded by 'Wine Caves', the rolling foothills are covered with Grape Vines and Orchards. Limoux is located on the Aude River, which runs through the Languedoc-Aude region of France. It is the land of the Pays Cathars, famous for the oldest sparkling dry wine 'Blanquette de Limoux', and for the longest running carnival in Europe. Carcassonne is the nearest airport, a simple 1/2 hour from the house, Ryan Air is the primary airline. The house is only a short walk to the Place de Republique, located in the centre of the city by the Cathedral, surrounded by restaurants, bars, butchers, clothing stores, etc.
Limoux is a beautiful medieval city, with the longest running Carnival in Europe (January through April)
Enjoy the soothing thermal mineral springs in the spa towns of Rennes-les-Bains and Alet-les-Bains, 20 minutes by car. There is lake swimming at Lac de Cavayere with a sandy beach, boat rentals, and volleyball courts, which is only a 20 minute drive. There is clean, safe, river swimming throughout the area. The Mediterranean is an hour away with it's beautiful beaches, fishing villages, and golf courses.
The hiking and bicycling trips through the winefields and hillsides are outstanding. It is the training area for Olympic, Tours de France, and Professional Cycling teams from many nations. The fishing, swimming and kayaking is terrific throughout the region. The Mediterranean Sea at Narbonne is a little over an hour away, and the Spanish Border 2-hours. The principality of Andora is an hour away, with many notable skiing and winter sports areas.
Entire House, Garden, and Barn
Interaction with Guests
Greeting, and cheerful information
Limoux is a Family Town! Lot's of safe activity for Adults and Children.
The "Place"(Restaurants, Bars, Pastisseries, Shops), Aude River, Swimming Pools, are all an easy walk from the House.
1: Lot's of Laughing
2: Enjoy the Sun
3: Don't wreck the place, treat it with respect
4: Everything you need is available within walking distance
5: Park in the Barn, not on the Avenue!