French country house with private pool in the Minervois vineyards (Ref: 1734)

St Jean de Minervois, Beziers, Languedoc-Roussillon, 34360, France

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Average Rating: 5.0
Total Votes:5
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Property description

This beautiful French country house is located among the vineyards of the Minervois wine region, close to Carcassonne, Narbonne and Beziers. The house comes with a private pool and is furnished with comfortable, antique furniture in a traditional French style. This old stone-built house is situated in a hamlet with views over the vineyards towards the ancient village of St Jean de Minervois. The local airports at Beziers and Carcassonne are both 40-45 mins drive.

French country house for rent in the vineyards - facilities

  Key features

  • 4 bedrooms + 2 bathrooms
  • 8m x 4m private pool
  • Well-equipped kitchen
  • Private parking
  • WiFi and satellite TV
  • Walled garden
  • Table tennis
  • Walking distance to restaurant 

Inside the house is light and spacious. The ground floor provides direct access to the terrace and pool. There is a large living room with fireplace, a dining area and a well-equipped modern kitchen. The kitchen comes with a large fridge, dishwasher, oven, hob, coffee machine and plenty of storage space. Next to the kitchen there is a laundry room and a guest toilet.

The lounge comes equipped with comfortable sofas, a stone fireplace, WiFi, TV, and CD player.

The original stone staircase takes you up to the first floor. Here you will find 4 bedrooms. Bedroom 1 contains a king size bed and en suite bathroom (with shower, wash basin and toilet. Bedroom 2 also has a king size bed and large antique wardrobe. Bedroom 3 is equipped with a standard double bed and Bedroom 4 contains twin beds. There is a second bathroom which is fitted with a shower, toilet and wash basin.

The house comes equipped with a high chair and two cots.

Outside: the swimming pool is completely private and is surrounded by an old stone wall. There is a sun terrace surrounding the pool with plenty of sun beds. The terrace in front of the house contains a large patio table which can seat 8 people.

French country house in South France - prices

The weekly rental prices include the linen, towels and end of stay cleaning.

French country house with private pool - our verdict

This beautiful stone house is the perfect place for a relaxing family holiday. The house provides total peace and quiet, a lovely swimming pool and plenty of space both inside and outside. The house is also well-located for exploring the local sites including Carcassonne castle, the Canal du Midi and the ancient Cathar village of Minerve.

Sleeps 6-8

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Tariff name Valid from Valid til Rate 
Early summer Saturday, 01 June 2019 Friday, 28 June 2019 1,800.00€ Per week
High season Saturday, 29 June 2019 Friday, 30 August 2019 2,000.00€ Per week
Late summer Saturday, 31 August 2019 Monday, 30 September 2019 1,800.00€ Per week
Low season Tuesday, 01 October 2019 Tuesday, 31 March 2020 1,250.00€ Per week

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Area activities

This beautiful French country house is located in the small village of Gimios, close to St. Jean de Minervois and surrounded by vineyards. The village is just 10 minutes by car from the lively town of Saint Chinian with all necessary amenities, including a large French market twice a week, boulangerie, several supermarkets, a bookshop with international newspapers, petrol stations, doctors and banks. In Saint-Jean de Minervois, you can enjoy a delicious meal at the Auberge de l´Ecole restaurant and wander back home along an ancient footpath to the house (500 m).

The Minervois is a celebrated wine region, producing some of the best wines in France and winners of many international Gold medals. The local climate is dry and warm and the area has many excellent restaurants. There are some beautiful sites to see, including the Cathar village of Minerve, the Canal du Midi and the fabulous Carcassonne castle. 

The typical southern French cities of Narbonne and Béziers are half an hour away by car. A visit to Spain is also possible with the border just 1 hours drive. The nearest beaches are located at Gruissan Plage and Narbonne Plage (45 mins). 

Check in times

Check in after 16.00 on day of arrival. Check out before 10.00 on day of departure.

Driving directions

St Jean de Minervois is located 30km north of Narbonne and 32kms from Beziers. The village can be reached by taking the D5 from either Carcassonne or Beziers and then taking the D26 at Bize-Minervois in the direction of St-Chinian.

Airports

The nearest airports to St Jean de Minervois are located at:

Beziers (40 mins)

Carcassonne (45 mins)

Perpignan (1 hour)

Montpellier (1 hour 10 mins)

Other transport

There is a TGV train station in Narbonne.

Booking terms

The booking policies for this French country house in the Minervois wine region, are as follows:

25% deposit to be paid at the time of reservation. Balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to arrival. €500 security deposit to be paid with the holiday balance and returned within 7 days of your stay.

Reviews

French country house with private pool in the Minervois vineyards Average Rating: 5.0 - Total Votes: 5

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Value for money
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This reviewer told us :

Thank you for sharing your incredible home with us. After we arrived and we just walked around appreciating every thoughtful detail. I feel such a sense of peace just being here. With every incredible expectation of a wonderful stay in your home surpassed, we are leaving now for Barcelona. Your guide was invaluable. Thanks for everything!

Reviewer:

Liz and Jeff

Date:

Stayed May 2019

 

Hospitality
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This reviewer told us :

Wonderful property set among the vineyards of the Minervois wine regions. With a private pool, spacious interior and a lovely terrace, this is a great place for a relaxing family holiday.

Reviewer:

Iain Laverock

Date:

3 April 2019

 

Hospitality
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This reviewer told us :

We were very satisfied with the house. Everyone had the necessary privacy and space. The area was very beautiful. St.-Chinian is a cozy town with a nice market twice a week where you could get everything. We also had a nice meal there.

Reviewer:

Anika

Date:

Stayed Sept 2018

 

Hospitality
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This reviewer told us :

Everything was arranged quickly despite our real last minute reservation 1 day in advance. The house was wonderfully clean and received with a nice chilled bottle of rosé. We enjoyed it and are happy to come back.

Reviewer:

van der Berg family

Date:

August 2018

 

Hospitality
5/5 100%
Location
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Cleanliness
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Accommodation
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Value for money
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This reviewer told us :

The house is located in Gimios, a small hamlet in the middle of the vineyards. There are beautiful walks all around. The house is spacious with a large games room, ping pong table. You will appreciate the taste of the the local wine, Muscat of Saint Jean de Minervois, whilst you are sitting at the edge of the swimming pool… ensuring calm and relaxation.

Reviewer:

Mr & Mrs A., Netherlands.

Date:

Visited July 2017

 

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