Les Hirondelles is a beautiful 4 bed stone cottage with private pool to rent in South France. The cottage can sleep up to 10 people and comes with a south-facing terrace and magnificent views over the countryside. The holiday cottage is located in the small hamlet of Aiguës-Vives, hidden away in the hills of the beautiful Languedoc region.
The holiday cottage is laid out over 4 floors and comes with Air conditioning, 3 bathrooms, 2 sitting rooms, a newly installed kitchen and 2 terraces. There is parking for 2 cars. The cottage provides total peace and tranquillity. The perfect place for a relaxing family holiday in South of France.
The hamlet of Aiguës-Vives is accessed via a small road which winds its way through the hills. Although you will feel at the end of the earth, civilisation is not far away, with supermarkets, shops and restaurants 15 mins away.
The cottage was formed from 2 separate houses which have been converted into one dwelling. It has 4 floors, 2 of which are accessed by a circular staircase.
Due to the 60cm thick stone walls, the ground floor remains a comfortable 22°C all year around
A circular staircase takes you up to the first floor.
A circular staircase takes you up to the second floor
Stairs take you up to the top floor.
The rental price includes the linen, towels and end of stay cleaning. For reservations, you can pay a 25% deposit at the time of booking and the balance and security deposit (€500) can be paid 8 weeks prior to the start of your holiday. Payments can be made by credit card or bank transfer.
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Last visited: October 2023. If you are looking for total peace and tranquillity, where you can completely de-stress, then this lovely holiday cottage in the hills of the Languedoc region provides you with the perfect solution. Inside there is more than enough space for the whole family to have their own space. Outside, the swimming pool and terraces allow everyone to stretch out and relax.
The location of this house is not going to people who want to walk to restaurants, shops and bars. Everything has to be accessed by car (15 mins drive). But that is not what Les Hirondelles offers. If you want a slice of rural French life, where goats run through the village and birds of prey can be spotted high above, then Aiguës Vives is the paradise you have been looking for.
The small hamlet of Aiguës Vives has a population of just 468 inhabitants. It is a very friendly place, with residents from all over the world (Canada, Belgium, Germany, the Netherlands, Sweden . . .). The main work here is farming and cultivating wine. It will come as no surprise when neighbours stop you and have a chat.
There is a TGV train station in Beziers (25 mins). A taxi ride will cost around €50.
Th nearest airport is located in Beziers (25 mins). Other airports can be found at:
Montpellier (1 hour)
Carcassonne (1 hour 15 mins)
Nimes (1 hour 15 mins)
Perpignan (1 hour 15 mins)
Toulouse, Marseille and Girona airports are all 2 hours drive.
Aiguës Vives is located 10 mins drive from the D909 main road. This road runs up from Beziers to the Languedoc regional park. The A9 motorway can be accessed in 25 mins.
25% deposit to be paid at time of reservation. The holiday balance + security deposit (€500) can be paid 8 weeks prior to arrival. Payments can be made by credit card or bank transfer.
The security deposit will be returned to your within 7 days of your departure.
The rental price includes the linen, towels and end of stay cleaning. Mid-stay cleans can also be arranged for guest who book for 10 nights or more.
Check in after 16.00 on day of arrival. Check out before 10.00 on day of departure.