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Part of pretty Gascon farmhouse in stunning location

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Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Marciac, Gers, Occitanie
Part of a tastefully renovated, pretty stone cottage, this light and spacious accommodation is situated in the heart of the beautiful rolling Gascony countryside. It is set in a large mature garden, with superb unspoilt views of the surrounding countryside, and splendid views of the Pyrenees to the South.

The accommodation is at the end of a no-through lane, with no passing traffic and no near neighbours. It is attached to the owners property but is completely self-contained, with its own entrances. This is the ideal place to enjoy a relaxing holiday away from it all, yet the pretty medieval village of Marciac, with its assortment of interesting shops and restaurants, its theatre, cinema and lake, is only 3 minutes’ drive away.

Guests are welcome to fresh seasonal produce, at no charge, from our own kitchen garden and fruit trees, a...
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Listing #HL8635115
About the Owner
Lisa H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2017
Interaction with guests
The owners are happy to provide further advice and information on the area. Recommendations for restaurants, interesting places to visit, leisure activities, and much more, are provided in a Welcome Pack on arrival.
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Reviews (2)
Reviewed 4 October 2018

My wife and I had the opportunity to rent the gite from Lisa & Barrie Holmes in Marciac, France in September, 2018. Upon our arrival, we found two interesting and informative hosts who filled us in on local sites and directions to them. During our...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Martin T
Pathfinder698928, VR Owner at Part of pretty Gascon farmhouse in stunning location, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2018

We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay, and we look forward to the possibility of hosting you again in the future. Our aim is always to provide a positive and memorable holiday experience.

Reviewed 2 August 2018

A beautiful and tranquil location - the accommodation and surrounding areas were lovely and had everything you would need for your stay. Hosts Lisa and Barrie gave us all the local information needed and were also on hand for any additional needs should there be...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Global762707
Management response:Responded 16 August 2018

We are so very pleased that you both enjoyed your stay and we would be delighted to welcome you back again at any time in the future.

Amenities
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
This is a completely unspoilt and beautiful part of France, which makes it ideal for lovely country and lake walks, bird watching, horse-riding and cycling.

The scenery and light is wonderful for photographers and painters.

There are pretty medieval villages nearby, with interesting restaurants and bars, where you can sit outside and soak up the sun.

The local markets are a wonderful place to experience the French way of life.
Getting around
The most convenient way to see the sights is by car, as there is very little public transport nearby.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Tarbes Lourdes: 56.0 km
Railway: Tarbes: 45.0 km
Ferry: Bilbao: 348.0 km
Tarbes Lourdes airport is approximately 1 hour away.
Toulouse airport is approximately 1 hour 45 minutes away.
Pau airport is approximately 1 hour 15 minutes away.

Tarbes and Auch railway stations are approximately 1 hour away.

A car is essential.

When we know where you will be travelling from, we will be able to give more detailed information on how to find us.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 212.0 km.
Nearby cities
Aquitaine Gites (8,049)
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