Montpellier villa with pool for rentals long term France Castries, Montpellier, , Languedoc-Roussillon, 34160, France +33 6 95 00 28 44
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  • Air conditioning
  • Private pool
  • Shops nearby
  • Restaurants nearby
  • Child friendly
  • Beaches nearby

Property description

A beautiful villa for long term rentals in the up-market village of Castries, situated on the Northern edge of Montpellier in South France. This modern villa comes with 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a private heated pool, garden, a purpose built home office and superfast fibre internet. The pretty village of Castries provides all the local services you will need (all within walking distance). The villa is very handy for the International School in Baillargues, as well as access to Montpellier airport, the A9 motorway and the TGV train. You can also be in the centre of Montpellier (Place de la Comédie) in 15 mins. The villa is available for rentals of up to 1 year (and possibly longer) from €1800 pcm + bills.


  • Garden
  • Horse stables nearby
  • Linen & towels provided
  • Parking
  • Pet friendly
  • Pool
  • Rents all year
  • Satellite TV
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • Wifi
  • 2 bath
  • 4 bed
  • Air con
  • Beach nearby
  • Beautiful location
  • Central heating
  • Child friendly
  • Dishwasher
  • Double-glazing

Area activities

The villa is situated in a quiet residential area on the Southern edge of the village of Castries. Castries is a very popular village, close to Montpellier (15 mins) yet surrounded by vineyards and pine forests.It is just a short walk to the shops, restaurants, Chocolatier, patisseries and medical services. There are 2 large supermarkets located 10 mins drive away (Carrefour and  Leclerc). The local baker delivers fresh bread and pastries every day at 10 am (except Wednesday). 

Castries was originally founded by the Romans, probably as a look out tower for the nearby Roman road (Via Domitia), which connected Rome to Northern Spain. Today this very attractive village is dominated by the beautiful 11th Century Chateau located in the centre of the village, as well as the fully intact aqueduct. The aqueduct was built in 1676 by the engineer, Pierre-Paul Riquet, who also constructed the Canal du Midi. The aqueduct was needed to bring fresh water to the gardens of the Chateau (which were designed by André Le Nôtre, the gardener of Louis XIV).

The nearest beach is 25 minutes away. The beautiful Camargues and the walled town of Aigues Mortes are just 45 mins away. The Pic St Loup Wine Route is always a popular activity for sampling some excellent wines. The medieval town of Sommières is a great place to visit on a Saturday, when a huge market takes over the town.

There is a Golf course in Baillargues (10 mins) and Horse riding (2 minute drive). 

Check in times

To be arranged prior to arrival.

Driving directions

The A9 motorway is just 2 mins drive from the house. This provides access down to Montpellier and also North to Nimes, Avignon and Marseille.


The nearest airport to the villa is located at Montpellier (15 mins drive). Other local airports include:

Nimes airport (30 mins)

Beziers airport (45 mins)

Avignon airport (50 mins)

Marseille airport (1 hour 25 mins)

Other transport

Montpellier has a TGV train station. The local tram network provides easy access around Montpellier. The nearest tram stop is located in the neighbouring village of Jacou. Local bus services run from Castries to Montpellier.

Booking terms

The booking terms for this long term rentals villa in Montpellier, are as follows:

One month deposit to be paid at time of reservation. Rent to be paid on the 1st day of each month. There is a provision of €350 pcm towards the utility bills (electricity, water, internet and communal taxes). References required.