A beautiful and spacious 92 sq. meter (1,000 sq. ft.) second floor two bedroom apartment, overlooking the tree lined canal La Robine, in the pretty city of Narbonne. Boutiques, cafés, bars and restaurants are within a five to ten minute walk and just a few minutes more will take you to the fabulous historic buildings or the indoor gourmet market. Many of the city's streets and bridges are laden with floral baskets welcoming visitors to smell the flowers and enjoy its relaxed pace. Just a minute's walk away is a pretty park with a boules pitch and wonderful little playground at one end; and a canal view and little stream at the other - a peaceful spot to lie in the sun or under the shade of the trees. Narbonne is perfectly situated for a beautiful 15 minute drive to the beach or heading off further a field to explore the historic sites of the region such as Carcassonne, Minerve, Sete, Collioure, Lagrasse and the wine regions of Corbieres and Minervois. Although car rental is recommended, the train station is within walking distance and there are buses to the coast. Travel light to this well equipped apartment which has everything down to an iron, hairdryer, books, CDs and DVDs. WIFI for email and web browsing is included - Bring your own device.
The open plan dining and living room has lovely views of the boats on the tree-lined canaland terracotta tiled townhouse rooftops. Renovated and re-furnished, the apartment has still retained its original features such as wooden beams, doors and traditional shutters on long windows. There are dining table and chairs as well as a comfortable seating area with TV, DVD, Radio/CD/MP3 player. The kitchen is large and has a traditional feel though it has all modern appliances including dishwasher, fridge/freezer, washing machine, electric convection oven, microwave and both gas and electric stove top. The Juliette Balcony is perfect for morning coffee or afternoon tea. The master bedroom has a Queen-size bed, fitted wardrobe and lovely views of the canal and a leafy courtyard. The second bedroom has twin beds and fitted wardrobe. The bathroom has a large shower, bidet, large sink and heated towel rack with a separate washroom. Electric fans are available for summer and there is modern central heating for winter. There is plenty of free parking outside the apartment.