Olonzac, Canal du Midi holiday rental, France Olonzac, Narbonne, Languedoc-Roussillon, 34210, France +33 7 89 44 15 14
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  • Beautiful location
  • Shops nearby
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Garden/Terrace
  • Satellite TV
  • Lovely views


Property description

This Canal du Midi holiday rental is located in the centre of the old village of Olonzac. The property has been refurbished to a high standard and many of the wonderful original features have been retained including a stunning fire place and stair case. A traditional character property which also benefits from it´s own private roof terrace, it offers spacious accommodation ideal for couples. This Olonzac holiday rental near the Canal du Midi is within walking distance of restaurants, bars, shops and the Tuesday market in Olonzac.

Canal du Midi holiday rental - our verdict:

Last visited Feb 2016. This holiday villa on the Canal du Midi is ideal if you want to find inexpensive self-catering accommodation near the Canal du Midi . Olonzac is conveniently located to explore the Minervois wine region as well as the main sites of Languedoc Roussillon and the South of France. The holiday rental offers excellent value for money for a couple.

 

Features

  • Satellite TV
  • Scenic views
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • 1 bath
  • 1 bed
  • Linen & towels provided

Area activities

This holiday rental property is located in the town of Olonzac, a charming small town conveniently located in Minervois region of Southern France. The area is well known for being the most productive wine region in the world, and Olonzac is surrounded by vineyards, with a beautiful view of the Montagne Noire (Black Mountains). On a clear day the Pyrenees are visible to the south. In addition to its natural beauty, this picturesque town provides for all the needs of visitors. There are cafes and restaurants, bakeries, butchers, a supermarket, post office, and independent shops, and also a dentist, doctor’s surgery, and pharmacy, which are all within walking distance of the property.

On Tuesday the local French market, one of the best in the area, sells a wide variety of fresh fruits, vegetables, and other local produce including chickens, cheese, olives and fish. Along with a vast array of fresh food there’s also a wide range of stalls selling linens, straw baskets, clothes, shoes and gifts. Market day is always an exciting day in town and the local residents welcome visitors warmly.

Olonzac has a beautiful municipal park with a pond for the swans and terrapins, three tennis courts, a large children’s play area, and of course an area for playing boules. The Lac de Jourres is a short drive or a pleasant walk from the town centre. Swimming and water sports are available at the Lac de Jourres in the summer, and it’s a restful place to sit and read at anytime of the year.

 

Driving directions

Olonzac is located just 20 mins from the A61 motorway.

 

Airports

Reaching this Canal du Midi holiday rental is easy with international airports located at:

Toulouse (1 & 1/2 hours)

Carcassonne (35 minutes)

Perpignan (1 hour)

Montpellier (1 & 1/4 hours)

Nimes (1 & 1/2 hours)

Barcelona Spain (3 hours)

 

Booking terms

The booking policies for this Canal du midi holiday rental are as follows:

Parking - There is free parking just by the house - spaces are not however allocated.

A deposit of 25% is required on booking, and full payment is required eight weeks before arrival.

A damage/security deposit of 150 Euros or £150 on arrival. This will be refunded to you at the end of your stay less the replacement cost of any breakages or damage.

All bedroom linen and towels are provided, as too are services within the fixed price.

Change over Day: Normally Saturday in June, July, August and September. It is flexible in other months according to availability.

Smoking and pets are not permitted - sorry.

Winter months: The house has electric heaters and is warm and cosy in the cooler months. Should you wish to use the open fireplace, there is a supplementary charge for the logs, payable direct.