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Detached Villa & Flat in Stunning Streamside Location Near the Sea - Apartment Riviere

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Last updated: 07/24/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Argeles-Sur-Mer apartment description

The villa & apartment make the most of breathtaking views over the tumbling stream, whilst the terraced gardens offers both sun & shade. They are planted with palms, yuccas & Mediterranean plants. Each property has it's own private area outside. The shared gate leads to the stream & natural pool great for swimming, fishing & exploring nature. The sound of running water & birds chirping help get you strait into the holiday mood. This is a place where you can really relax & unwind, yet is close to so much.
THE VILLA: Inside 9 rooms including 4 bedrooms offer plenty of space. French doors let in plenty of sun & allow you to enjoy the amazing views. From the sitting room a balcony overlooks the stream. Upstairs the 3 & 4th bedroom leads too a large private roof terrace.
APARTMENT RIVIERE: Outside large patios & terraced gardens lead via a private entrance to the two bedroom apartment also offering magical private views over the cascading stream & gardens.
Each has it's own ping pong.

Natural swimming pool & ping pong: Children or adults alike can while away hours looking for fish (bring a net or buy one locally) swimming or just enjoying a BBQ surrounded by blissful natural sounds. If you are the sort of person who enjoys being in a really natural environment & prefers the idea of pure mountain water to chlorine, but likes to be close to the action, this is for you. The Edge of the pool shelves gently, so it is a good place for children to practice swimming under supervision. The waterfall cascading into the pool is a constant pleasure to watch & ensures the water remains clean. Older children & adults love to jump in from the rocks above! Click on our website for more photos.
In winter spring & autumn the stream often surges after rain which is quite thrilling, in summer it continues to flow more quietly.
There is a gate separating the properties from the stream to keep children safe, but obviously you must use prudence especially with young children.
Ping ping is also available to the villa.

Near to everything: The villages of Sorede & Laroque Des Alberes are only 5 minutes by car & offers a full range of shops & restaurants. The roads are very easy & though the villa is in nature, there are houses round about, so it is by no means cut off from civilization. This is a wonderful place in summer to escape the crowds & is a welcome few degrees cooler with good air. In spring & Autumn everything is green & flowering so it is also a wonderful time to come.
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Space & comfort, great weather, walks & WIFI: The villa especially, is very spacious with large rooms. The sofa & chairs are very comfortable & the furniture good quality, offering a touch of luxury. For rainy days there is English sky free to view TV & WIFI but with an average 300 days of sun a year & warm micro climate there are not many of these!! This area offers one of the best climates in France which is why the French have holidayed here for years.
Walking is a great pleasure here especially off season when it is cooler. There are a huge array to choose from, whether you are a casual walker or up for long hikes. Many are possible strait from the villa & apartment.
There is of course also the possibility of renting both the villa & the apartment if you are a larger group.

Apartment Riviere: Argeles-Sur-Mer Vacation Rental by Owner Listing 422500ha

This apartment is suitable for up to 4 people. Outside several private patio areas offer a choice of sun & shade. The terraced gardens planted with a variety of palms, citrus trees, roses & Mediterranean herbs make this is a wonderful place to relax & chill. Just outside the gate of the property, the stream rushes past gushing in spring, more gentle in the summer. The large naturally formed swimming pool is a great place to swim. Children will love trying to catch fish. If you'd rather swim in naturally pure water than chlorine, this is for you. Inside the apartment is newly renovated to a high standard with wooden floors throughout. The entrance leads to the bedroom with double bed. Off this, the living room offers a brand new kitchen with full size oven & hob & fridge freeze, sofa & dining area. The bathroom is also brand new with separate shower & bath. The 2nd bedroom includes 2 double beds. Throughout the apartment large windows offer wonderful private unobstructed views.

Property Type

  • Apartment
  • 50 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

              • Housekeeper Optional


              • Unsuitable For Elderly Or Infirm
              • Pets Not Allowed
              • Children Welcome
              • Wheelchair Inaccessible
              • Non Smoking Only
              • Long-Term Renters Welcome

              Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4

              • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 baby crib


              • Bedroom 2: 2 twin/ single


              • The entrance leads into the first bedroom which in turn leads to the sitting room....moreless

              Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

              • Bathroom 1: toilet, tub, shower


              • Brand now shower cubicle, bath & sink beautifully decorated.

              Other Amenities

                  • Brand new bathroom & kitchen, all totally modernized making the most of the space. ...moreless


                  • Television
                  • Satellite / Cable
                  • Radio
                  • Books
                  • Games
                  • Games For Kids
                  • Ping Pong Table


                  • Family
                  • Sports & Activities


                  • Botanical Garden
                  • Caves
                  • Churches
                  • Nude Beach
                  • Playground
                  • Theme Parks
                  • Water Parks
                  • Restaurants
                  • Waterfalls
                  • Winery Tours

                  Leisure Activities

                  • Walking
                  • Horseback Riding
                  • Scenic Drives
                  • Paddle Boating
                  • Bird Watching

                  local services and businesses

                      • ATM/Bank

                      Location Type

                      • Mountain
                      • Waterfront

                      sports and adventure activities

                      • Hiking
                      • Wind-Surfing
                      • Water Skiing
                      • Mountain Biking
                      • Mountaineering
                      • Paragliding
                      • Sailing
                      • Cycling
                      • Fishing
                      • Scuba Diving Or Snorkeling
                      • Swimming
                      • Tennis

                      catering options

                          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


                          • Dining Area
                          • Child's Highchair
                          • Seating for 4 people


                          • Parking
                          • Washing Machine
                          • Clothes Dryer
                          • Internet
                          • Sunbed
                          • Wireless Internet

                          house cleaning

                              • Housekeeper Optional


                              • Dishwasher
                              • Coffee Maker
                              • Grill
                              • Refrigerator
                              • Freezer
                              • Stove
                              • Oven


                              • Lawn / Garden
                              • Terrace
                              • Barbecue

                              property descriptor

                                  • Semi-Detached


                                  Write a review 4.3
                                  from 10 traveler reviews
                                  Rental basis: Per property
                                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                                  Rate 5
                                  Jul 12 - Aug 22, 2014
                                  7 night min stay


                                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                                  Rate 6
                                  Aug 23 - Sep 5, 2014
                                  7 night min stay


                                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                                  Rate 7
                                  Sep 6 - Oct 24, 2014
                                  7 night min stay


                                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                                  Rate 8
                                  Oct 25 - Dec 12, 2014
                                  7 night min stay


                                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                                  Rate 9
                                  Dec 13 - Dec 19, 2014
                                  7 night min stay


                                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                                  Additional information about rental rates


                                  • Refundable Damage Deposit €200
                                  • Taxes Not included


                                  We require a 200€/£ security deposit paid with the final balance & returned within 2 weeks if all is in order when you leave.

                                  Linen is available to hire for £6/ 7.50€ per person per week.

                                  Cleaning is available for 15€ per hour.

                                  User website is

                                  Osteopathic Massage available

                                  Prices in 2nd column are for 2 people.

                                  We require 30% payment on booking in Euros by euro

                                  Cancellation policy:

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                                  Last updated: 07/24/2014
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                                  20 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Airport
                                  15 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Ferry
                                  Port Vendres
                                  4 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Train
                                  15 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Motorway
                                  Le Boulou
                                  7 Kilometres
                                  Nearest Beach

                                  Car: Recommended

                                  Sorede is an undiscovered gem nestling in the foothills of the Alberes part of the Pyrenees, yet only 10 mins from the sandy Mediterranean beaches & sparkling sea. This enchanting village has several good restaurants & all the necessary amenities & shops including: boulangeries, bank, post office, children’s playground & tourist information office. It's attractions include a twice weekly market, turtle zoo & riding stables.

                                  Sorede is very authentic & friendly. A thriving local population means it is open for business all year round.

                                  From Sorede you are well situated to visit many other interesting places including vibrant Ceret Market (overflowing with local produce) & museum of modern art. Perpignan 20 minutes drive. Beautiful Colliure, a romantic seaside village is a must.

                                  Spain's Costa Brava, Girona & Barcelona are in day trip range.

                                  Mountains, thermal bathes & ski slopes are all accessible.

                                  This is a great base for sun, sea & sites either for a family or a couple.

                                  Other Activities: hiking & all water sports

                                  Golf: 20 mins drive to Golf Course.

                                  Ski: Skiing is possible in 1.30 mins drive.


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                                  Speaks: french, german, english, A little French spoken. All booking forms English.

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                                  • Eating terrace Apartment Riviere

                                    Eating terrace Apartment Riviere

                                  • Sitting room Villa Heureuse

                                    Sitting room Villa Heureuse

                                  • Apartment Riviere living room

                                    Apartment Riviere living room

                                  • Plan for Apartment Riviere

                                    Plan for Apartment Riviere

                                  • Roof terrace Villa Heureuse

                                    Roof terrace Villa Heureuse

                                  • Sitting room Apartment Riviere

                                    Sitting room Apartment Riviere

                                  • Bedroom Apartment Riviere

                                    Bedroom Apartment Riviere

                                  • Wet room Villa Heureuse

                                    Wet room Villa Heureuse

                                  • Entrance terrace villa heureuse

                                    Entrance terrace villa heureuse

                                  • The natural swimming pool

                                    The natural swimming pool

                                  • Sorede main square

                                    Sorede main square

                                  • Nearby beach La Racou

                                    Nearby beach La Racou

                                  • Villa Heureuse left  & Apartment Riviere Right

                                    Villa Heureuse left & Apartment Riviere Right

                                  • The naturally formed swimming pool

                                    The naturally formed swimming pool

                                  • Dining room/kitchen Villa Heureuse

                                    Dining room/kitchen Villa Heureuse

                                  • The balcony Villa Heureuse

                                    The balcony Villa Heureuse

                                  • Bedroom Villa Heureuse

                                    Bedroom Villa Heureuse

                                  • Bedroom Apartment Riviere

                                    Bedroom Apartment Riviere

                                  • Bathroom Apartment Riviere

                                    Bathroom Apartment Riviere

                                  • Large suntrap roof terrace villa Heureuse

                                    Large suntrap roof terrace villa Heureuse

                                  • Bedroom with king size bed

                                    Bedroom with king size bed

                                  • One of the terraces of Apt Riviere

                                    One of the terraces of Apt Riviere

                                  • Sorede


                                  • Nearby Collioure

                                    Nearby Collioure

                                  €150 - €690 per week (EUR)

                                  2 Bedroom / 1 Bathroom
                                  Sleeps 4

                                  View calendar: Updated 07/24/14
                                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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