Le Courtal Holiday
Set in oak woodland
in the rolling foothills of the Pyrenees.
bedroom apartment. Peaceful.
friendly. Great location for exploring.
the answers, ideas, information & the French language skills
ensure you get the very best out of your time in the Pyrenees.'
m: 00 33 6 76 35 94 88
1 hour from Toulouse.
1.5 hours from Carcassonne.
From 395 Euros per week. Sleeps
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Quiet rural woodland location.
All amenities: 15 minutes drive.
We are located in the foothills
of the Pyrenees near the pretty
village of Sieuras close to the famous Bastide artists' village of Carla
Bayle, 40 minutes south of Toulouse, in
A spacious 2 bedroom apartment with a large open plan lounge & mezzanine,
private terrace with views to the Pyrenees, set in 5000m2 of gardens &
Our newly renovated
accommodation is at one end of our home, with it's own entrance and parking.
There is a twin bedroom & a double bed on the mezzanine.
There is a large separate shower room with a wash basin & WC, accessible
from the mezzanine & the twin room. There are windows with
shutters on the mezzanine first floor & in the bedroom plus 2 large sets of
French windows on the ground floor. In the large open plan salon is a new
fitted kitchen. There is a wood burning stove, comfy seating, TV +
DVD's but no television channels! There is free Wi-Fi. Sun loungers & a BBQ
are available for your sole use. An initial supply of wood is provided
during the winter months. Electricity is included but if extra heating
is required then some extra charges may apply, depending on the duration of
stay, weather conditions, etc. The gite is spacious, comfortably
sleeping 4 adults. We can offer 2 or 3 additional beds for children,
creating flexible family accommodation. Please do ask about options?
Outside of the High Season we can be very flexible on arrival dates, length
of stay, etc.
In High Season the changeover
day is SATURDAY.
We are ideally located for
The high mountains, with a broad choice of exciting outdoor activities, are
about 30 minutes drive. Impressive Cathar castles perched on high
crags, medieval towns & villages with colourful markets, huge caves,
underground rivers all lie within easy reach. There is a swimming lake
(with lifeguard) within 10 minutes drive. A supermarket (plus other
amenities) & a 'Boulangerie-pātisserie'
are also within a 10 min drive.
We have lived in the area for 9 years. We are keen walkers & bird watchers;
we hike, snowshoe in the mountains most weekends. We use the refuges
and wild camp. We assist in professionally led 'Chemin de la Liberte'
Freedom Trail treks over the border into Spain. Cycling is very
popular, with many routes in the local area. We can provide secure
storage. There is an excellent fishing lake nearby and numerous
mountain lakes where seasonal fishing is permitted.
have 2 children (13 & 14) so we are adept at entertaining the younger ones &
encouraging them to enjoy the great outdoors! As you may have noticed,
we do have a friendly dog, Tiffi, and 2 cats. None are allowed in the
The Ariege has a huge amount to
offer, not just the magnificent mountain scenery, but also it's fascinating
history, rich culture, diverse wildlife & great food.
Please do contact us to find out
more & to discuss your own ideas & requirements?
Sorry, no pets. Unfortunately
our Gite is not suitable for anyone with reduced mobility.
From 395 to 550 Euros per week.
Changeover Sat to Sat in High
Season (July & August).
Rates, duration & arrival days
can be negotiated outside High Season.
Weekend rate: 180 Euros (min 2