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South of France: country house

Courtyard view
9 reviews
Courtyard view
Courtyard view
Courtyard view
Courtyard view
Family sized Weber BBQ, available upon request
Lemons harvested from the courtyard
Living room overlooking the sunny courtyard
Dining room
Dining room
Well equipped kitchen
Well equipped kitchen
Washer and dryer
Hallway to the bedrooms
Ensuite bedroom
Ensuite bathroom
Bedroom with a double bed
Bedroom with 2 single beds
Common bathroom
Common bathroom - standing shower
Common bathroom - bath
Study room
Study room
Main entrance
Front view of the house with a private garage
One of the 2 boulangerie - 3 mins walk from the house
This boulangerie is closed every Wednesday. 3 mins walk from the house
The second boulangerie is closed every Sunday
All year round regional market takes place on every Tuesday. 1 min walk from the house
All year round Tuesday market
All year round Tuesday market
Street cafe on Tuesdays. Life band plays on Tuesday mornings and Sunday evenings
Street view on Tuesday market day
Drive, cycle or walk through the vineyards at sunset
Walk or cycle on many scenic routes along Canal du Midi
Recommendation is available for serious mountain biking
Boat hires are available on Canal du Midi - 5 min drive away
Nearby lake (Lac de Jouarres) - popular for swimming, picnics and BBQs. There is also a nice cafe.
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Olonzac, Herault, Occitanie
Charmingly renovated stone house with a large, sunny courtyard. Located in the heart of the quaint village and wine region in the South of France. Walk to shops, bakeries, cafes, restaurants and vineyards. 3 bright and spacious bedrooms on the first floor - great for family and friends.

Our house is more than 250 years old and it has been thoughtfully renovated on the inside to provide a unique mix of charm, character and modern comfort. Key highlights include a spacious courtyard within which guests can find olive tree, lemon tree, lavender, plants and herbs. It is a popular spot for meals and sunbathing!

3 types of bedrooms are available on the first floor:

* 1 double bed with en-suite
* 1 double bed with private balcony (soft bed)
* 1 twin bed

We have some children's CDs, toys and board games if you have kids. Near the house...
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About the Owner, Bart and Lisa V
Languages spoken: German, English, Dutch
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Aug 2006
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Excellent - based on 9 reviews
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 for a stay in August 2016

We stayed in this house last year and it is in a perfect location for getting immersed in village life as well as being central for visiting lots of places. The house is very comfortable and has lots of facilities and Bart and Lisa were extremely helpful as was Mo who welcomed us to the house. The house is a...

Management response:

Hello, Thank you very much for your wonderful review. We're very glad you enjoyed our house, court-yard and the beautiful surroundings. We would love to welcome you again. Warmest regards, Bart&Lisa


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Largs, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 19 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We stayed in Bart and Lisa's house for a month this September. The house has been carefully and sympathetically renovated and has lots of living areas and plenty of space for a larger group or family. The garden is very private with areas of shade and lots of seating which makes it comfortable to both eat in and relax. The...

Sarah P
Uckfield, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 2 September 2015 for a stay in August 2015

We have just recently returned from our holiday in Olonzac, where we had a wonderful time. The house is clean, spacious and well-equipped and was perfect for all our holiday needs. Bart and Lisa have been incredibly patient and helpful from our initial enquiries about the property through to the duration of our stay. We cannot thank you enough. Olonzac...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    2 Twins
    1 Crib
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night
Default 4 nights
₹ 11,211
€ 140
₹ 12,012
€ 150
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Indian Rupees and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: ₹ 24,024 / stay - Deposit
  • Cleaning fee: ₹ 6,406 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
* Bookings are Saturday to Saturday but can be flexible if bookings allow.* Rates include all utilities (May - September), fire wood, bed linen, towels and welcome basket.* Electricity is charged at cost in colder months - November to April.* Long term bookings welcomed. Rates can be agreed as per requirement and meter readings will be taken at the beginning and end of the booking period for utilities.
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About the neighbourhood
Olonzac is the administrative capital of the Minervois wine area so it is an active village all year round without being busy. There are 3 cafes/bars and 2 restaurants open all year round. There are also 3 bakeries, 2 butchers, 2 grocers shops, a charcuterie, flower shop, 2 chemists, a fish shop and a post office all within walking distance of the house. On the outskirts of the town you will find two supermarkets.

There is a lovely park with great play areas for children, pleasant walks and 3 tennis courts for hire. 3km outside the town is a large lake with stone beach where you can swim (life guards are on duty in the summer) and there is a nice cafe for drinks. You can also fish in designated places and there are lovely walks around the lake.

Equally close is the pretty village of...
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How to get there
Airport: Carcassonne: 39.0 km
Railway: Lezignan-Corbieres: 12.0 km
Carcassonne Airport: 45 mins drive away served by Ryan Air from Stansted

Perpignan Airport: 60 mins drive away, served by Ryan Air from Stansted, BMI from Manchester and Flybe from Southampton (approx Easter to Oct only)

Montpelier Airport: 1 hr and 15 mins drive away and is used by budget as well as larger carriers. Ryan Air to Stansted, GB Airways to Gatwick, Air France to Paris, KLM to Amsterdam, Easy Jet to Gatwick

Toulouse Airport is 1 hr and 30 mins drive away and is the biggest airport for the region. Connections from around Europe on KLM (Amsterdam), Air France (Paris), Lufthansa (Frankfurt). Flybe operates to here in winter months. Easy Jet to Gatwick/Bristol and BMI to Manchester and various Scottish airports.

By Train - the nearest TGV station is Beziers.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 30.0 km.
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