- Pet friendly
- Peaceful & quiet
- Lovely views
- Pool (Shared)
A 4 bed house for long term winter rentals in France, located in the rural village of Massac in the Aude department. This area of Southern France is commonly known as the Corbieres, on account of the local mountains. It is also an important site for Cathar ruins, including the nearby Chateau Peyrepertuse, which is built into an imposing cliff-top. The house provides comfortable accommodation for a long term rental over the winter period and has 120m2 of living space, plus a large wooden terrace, swimming pool and stunning views over the nearby hills. The house is available for long term winter rentals between September to May each year from €750 pcm + bills.
- Peaceful & Quiet
- Satellite TV
- Scenic views
- Washing machine
- 2 bath
- 4 bed
- Central heating
- Linen & towels provided
The village of Massac, Aude, is a small wine producing village in the heart of the Corbieres wine region. Some of the most exciting wines in Europe come from this area and many wineries do tours and let you really get a feel for the process of wine making.
The surrounding area is is commonly known as "Cathar Country" on account of the number of Cathar ruins in the area, including the nearby Chateau Peyrepertuse, which is built into an imposing cliff-top. The Cathars, a peaceful religious movement against the teachings of the established Church, were all but wiped out during a Crusade against them in the early 13th Century. They left behind a number of defensive castles, mainly built in hill top locations.
There are also lovely fresh water lakes and rivers for swimming and excellent cycle routes and walking trails in all directions.
In the nearby village of Tuchan there are several stores, bars and restaurants. The village has frequent markets and there is a public swimming pool that opens between June and August.
In the nearby Corbieres village of Fontjoncouse, there is one of the best restaurants in the South of France. The Auberge de Vieux Puits is run by Gilles Gujon and despite having 3 Michelin stars, is unpretentious and mainly lets the food do the talking.
Check in times
To be arranged prior to arrival.
Massac is located in the Southern France department of Aude, 60 kms South-West of Narbonne and 65kms North-West of Perpignan. The popular town of Carcassonne is 1 hour 15 mins to the North.
The nearest airport is Perpignan Airport, 57 km from the Massaac. Other local airports include:
Carcassonne airport (1 hour)
Beziers airport (1 hour 10 mins)
Toulouse airport (1 hour 45 mins)
The booking policies for this house in Massac, Aude for long term winter rentals in France; are as follows
Available to rent from mid-September through to May each year. Minimum stay 3 months. One month deposit to be paid at time of reservation. Rent to be paid on the 1st day of each month. €125 monthly provision towards the utility bills in addition to the monthly rent.
Sleeps 6-8 (#1)
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- Value for money
Do you want to really get away from it all ?! Just without all those others? But with today's luxury? Then rent this beautiful home in Massac, Aude, in the Hautes Corbieres of southern France, the land of the Cathars.
Date: May 2020
A quiet and comfortable house to rent long term in the South of France.
Reviewer: Iain L.
Date: Oct 2019