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A spacious 4 bed home to rent long term in the popular town of Capestang, France. The house is walking distance to all the shops, schools and amenities and is located in a calm residential area, at the end of a small cul-de-sac. Capestang is an historic town located on the banks of the Canal du Midi. The town is just a short drive to Beziers and 25 mins to the Mediterranean coast. There are 5 airports within 1 hour 15 mins drive (including Beziers airport just 20 mins away) and there is a TGV train station 15 mins away. Capestang provides easy access to the A9 and A75 motorways. This property is available to rent between September to May for up to 3 months from €1000 + bills.
This lovely home in Capestang is surprisingly spacious inside, providing 140m2 of living space. It is laid out over 2 floors and comes with an easy to maintain garden.
On the ground floor there is a lounge, large dining room and a newly installed kitchen. In the entrance hall there is a guest toilet and doors providing access to the lounge and kitchen.
The lounge comes with a sofa and easy chairs, flat screen TV (with UK TV channels and French freeview channels) and insert fireplace. A set of French windows leads out from the lounge to the front terrace and pool area.
The lounge also provides access to the large conservatory at the rear of the property, which has a large dining table and seating for 8-10 people. The conservatory also provides access to the Barbecue area and the back garden.
The newly fitted kitchen comes equipped with an electric cooker, induction hob, fridge-freezer, microwave and plenty of storage space, cooking utensils, plates and glasses. There is a small utility room with dishwasher, washing machine, tumble dryer and sink. There is also a breakfast bar with stools. A set of French windows leads out from the kitchen to a small terrace where you can enjoy a morning cup of coffee or lunch.
On the first floor you will find 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a large landing which is used as a sitting area/home office. Bedroom 1 is a good size and comes with a King-size bed, wardrobe and drawer unit. Bedroom 2 is a spacious twin bedroom, with closet space. Bedroom 3 is fitted with a double bed. Bedroom 4 is a small bedroom for children which comes with bunk beds and a closet space. The bedrooms have electric wall radiators for heating and electric ceiling fans for the summer. A travel cot and a single folding bed are also available.
There are 2 bathrooms, both of which have been recently modernised. Bathroom 1 comes with a bath, overhead shower, wash basin and toilet. Bathroom 2 has a stylish walk-in shower, wash basin and toilet.
Outside: there is a private swimming pool (3m x 4.5m) which is half above ground. It is ideal for children or for everyone to cool off on hot sunny days. The garden is mainly paved and offers areas for sunbathing, eating or reading in the shade of an olive tree. There are 6 sunbeds, 4 sunloungers and 4 patio chairs. Next to the barbecue there is a large patio table with seating for 8 people. The Barbecue area is covered and provides plenty of shade. There is a Gas BBQ and a Charcoal BBQ. There is also a small terrace next to the kitchen which has a small bistro-style table and 4 chairs. The garden has a lockable gate for extra security. There is parking for one vehicle immediately outside the property. There is also free parking on the road which passes the back of the house.
This 4 bed home in Capestang., France is available for long term rentals between September to May. The monthly price will depend on the length of your stay. Prices do not include the utility bills and communal charges (€150 monthly provision towards the bills).
Long term rentals (6 month stay): from €1000 pcm + bills
Last visited: June 2019. What struck me the most about this property was that from the outside I thought that it was going to be small inside. But the house keeps on giving and provides spacious accommodation with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, extended kitchen and big lounge and large dining room. It is perfect for walking into town and Capestang is well-situated for exploring the Languedoc region. A very comfortable home for monthly rentals in the South of France for a family.
Located in a quiet residential neighbourhood, this long term rental home provides comfortable accommodation for a family. The house is located close to a children´s playground, community centre, tennis courts and a skate park, and is within walking distance of all amenities including: 2 supermarkets (Lidl and Intermarché), 2 banks, a post office, 2 pharmacies, a butcher´s, several bakeries and the local cave cooperative (wine store). Capestang has a good selection of cafes and restaurants. There is a twice weekly market in the main square.
The town has a nursery school (very close to the house) and a college for older children.
Capestang is located between the towns of Narbonne and Beziers and is on the Canal du Midi. The area is filled with fortified villages and ancient ruins. Fantastic sights nearby include Minerve, Carcassonne, Caunes Minervois and Rennes le Château. Within 1 hour you can be in Spain or the Pyrenees.
The two nearest beaches are Valras Plage and Narbonne plage (25 kms). These have sandy beaches that run for miles. There are great seafood restaurants and ice cream parlours.
For foodies there are the great food markets in all the local villages, as well as the famous indoor food market at Narbonne. Fresh fish is plentiful as is the locally grown fruit and vegetables.
To be arranged prior to arrival.
To reach this long term rentals home in Capestang, you can take the exit (Jct 36) from the A9 motorway and then follow the D64, then the D11 all the way to Capestang.
Nearby there are 5 local airports with services to the UK, Ireland, Paris and Northern Europe:
Beziers Airport - 20 mins
Montpellier Airport - 45mins
Carcassonne Airport - 50mins
Perpignan Airport - 40mins
Nimes Airport - 1hr 45 mins
The nearest train station is at Beziers (15 Kilometres). You can catch the mainline TGV trains from Beziers.
The booking polices for this French home in Capestang, are as follows:
A deposit of one month´s rental is due at the time of reservation. Monthly rental payment should be made in advance at the start of each month. Monthly provision of €150 towards electric, water and communal taxes. Rental periods limited to 3 months.
Non smokers preferred, please be considerate, if you do wish to smoke we would appreciate you doing so outside.
Very comfortable accommodation, felt like home from home.
Reviewer: Mrs T