Holidays in Lagrasse A newly and lovingly renovated medieval house with a large garden and swimming pool set in the beautiful and historic village of Lagrasse. They have 3 lovely apartments to rent each offering character and charm.
The Grenier Apartment is so called for its location within the converted loft is on the top floor of the 12th century house has 2 bedrooms: one with an Emperor handmade bed and the other with twin beds and a double day bed.
The Arch Apartment is so called because of the many splendid medieval arches it contains. It is on the first floor of the 12th century house and has two bedrooms: the double, at the front of the house, has a handmade vanity unit and large Italian shower. The twin, with a Juliet balcony overlooks the garden and has a unique modern en-suit shower room situated through one of the stone arches.
The Garden Studio The Garden Studio is entered through the patio doors from the garden has a fully equipped fitted kitchen, and a dining area with delightful views into the garden. An imposing archway leads into the lounge with its comfortable furniture, including a sofa bed, a log burner and a front door for easy access to the village. At the other end of this delightful room and under the original wooden beams is the sleeping area. With clever design and furniture placement although actually one large room, this feels like 2 separate areas
Holidays Lagrasse – Luxury Riverside Gites 3 Luxury Gîtes with riverside garden that offer an ideal year-round base to enjoy peaceful Lagrasse with its restaurants, artists and cobbled streets. The vineyards and the surrounding hills offer superb walking, with views to the Pyrénées. Swim in river at back of house or cycle to one of the numerous Cathar castles. Mediterranean beaches and Carcassonne only 40 mins. The Riverside gîte is on the first floor and has a wonderful view across the river to the Mediterranean hillside opposite. The Balcony Gîte has French windows opening onto the Balcony, which has great views over the river to the 11th Century Bridge. The Market Gîte is on the first floor and overlooks the cobbled street and medieval covered market place. It retains its original terracotta tiles and high ceilings.
House La France House la France overlooks the Orbieu River in the beautiful listed village of Lagrasse. Swim in the river; go for a leisurely walk in the hills, a bike ride, sample oysters freshly plucked from the sea, or simply relax on the terrace and watch the sun go down. The Abbey Sainte Marie d’Orbieu, the origins of which date back to the VIII century, is just one of many attractions of this lovely and unspoilt village in an area steeped in Cathar history. There are four restaurants, two bars, an Epicerie, a Boulangerie, Pharmacy, Post Office and numerous pottery shops and galleries, all only a short walk from our front door as is the medieval (X1V century) covered market square where we have a weekly market selling a range of delicious organic and local produce including cheese, olive oil, fruit and vegetables, bread and more…
The Terrace Apartment has 3 bedrooms (all with en suite bathrooms) 2 terraces, one of which is very large, and a bright and spacious living area.
The River and Ramparts Apartment has 1 bedroom, a spacious living area and a lovely terrace/balcony from which to observe the local wildlife and the river trickling by.