Magalas house long term rent South of France (sleeps 4-8) Magalas, , Languedoc-Roussillon, 34480, France +33 (0)6 95 00 28 44
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  • WiFi
  • Private pool
  • Shops nearby
  • Parking
  • Garden/Terrace


Property description

This South of France house for long term rent, is situated in the village of Magalas in the Languedoc region, close to Beziers and Pezenas. The house comes with a private pool, garden, large sun terrace, off-road parking, 2 bedrooms on the first floor and a further 2 bedrooms and bathroom on the ground floor. The house can be rented either as a 2 bedroom property (first floor only) or as a combined 4 bedroom property.

Magalas has a good range of services, including 3 supermarkets, a DIY store, pharmacy, Doctors (English-speaking) and a couple of bars. There is a local train station at the end of the road, with services to Beziers.

 

South of France long term rentals - our verdict:

Last visited: October 2020. This house in the South of France for long term rent is ideal for a couple with frequent guests or if you need additional space for home working. It is easy to live on the top floor and use the ground floor for guest accommodation or as a home office/studio. The house is located on a quiet road, 5 minutes from the centre of the village. The railway station is at the end of the road giving easy access to Beziers train station, which has TGV connections to Paris and Barcelona.

Features

  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Pool
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • 2 bath
  • 4 bed
  • Child friendly
  • Dishwasher

Area activities

The Languedoc is one of the most fascinating areas of Europe, bordering the Mediterranean Sea to the east and the Pyrenees Mountains to the south. It benefits from an exceptional climate and has an unusually rich wildlife, a spectacular coast, and surprising history. Things to see include mountains, rivers and lakes, ancient cities, and villages, cathedrals, and castles, notably the famous mountain fortresses popularly known as Cathar Castles. In recent years it has become a popular French holiday destination, with long sunny days, Mediterranean beaches, tourist facilities, thousands of miles of walks, and rides, National Parks and wildlife reserves (such as the Camargue and the Cevennes), thermal springs and spas, grottoes and caves, and vestiges of the Languedoc´s long history, Greek and Roman architecture, and everywhere reminders of the Cathars.

There are many different activities from sporting to cultural in the Languedoc region. Sports include a wide range of land sports, water sports, air sports, mountain sports, winter sports, golf, hunting, shooting, hawking, and fishing. There are also numerous cultural activities, along with French regional food specialties, and Languedoc wines. The Canal du Midi is a lovely shaded haven for walking and visiting many pretty villages, or just watching the boats go by.

Beziers is a bustling market town, with views over the River Orb from its impressive cathedral. Its ´Feria´ in August is a celebration of music, food and culture. Its splendid old market hall is a haven for those who want to sample the best of local produce, and in the nearby old town restaurants and cafes line the pavements.

Magalas is a thriving wine-growing village. There is a market in the town square every Wednesday, and live music many weekends during the summer. Magalas has three restaurants, two cafes, a small supermarket in its centre and a large one on the outskirts, plus doctors, dentist, hairdressers, pharmacy and other facilities. The wonderful medieval church, and its internationally renowned acoustics plays host to many classical concerts. The river Orb provides wonderful swimming only ten minutes away, as well as canoeing at nearby picturesque Roquebrun.

Check in times

To be arranged prior to arrival.

Driving directions

To reach this South of France house for long term rentals, take the A75 or A9 south through France until you reach Beziers. Then follow the D909 from Beziers straight into Magalas.

Airports

You have your choice of airports to reach this Magalas house in South of France for long term rent. You can :

Fly to Beziers (30 mins)

Fly to Montpellier (45 mins)

Fly to Perpignan (1 hour)

Fly to Carcassonne (1 hour)

Fly to Nimes (1 hour 15 mins)

Other transport

Magalas has its own railway station, located at the end of the road. The station has a number of daily train services to Beziers train station, which has TGV connections to Paris and Barcelona.

Booking terms

The booking policies for this Magalas house for long term rent in South of France, are as follows:

1 month security deposit to be paid at time of reservation. Rent to be paid one monthly, at the start of each month. Available for long term rentals between October to May. Minimum stay is 3 months. Utility bills to be paid in addition to the monthly rent (€200 monthly provision towards the electricity, water, internet and central heating). References maybe required.