A modern 2- Bed detached property, sleeps 6. Located in a quiet cul-de-sac, minutes walk to the village centre. The house is set in its own enclosed garden, not overlooked- plenty of space for outdoor living. The decor is modern; fully fitted kitchen, wifi internet, cable & satellite TV installed. The village is on the local bus route, & the train from Argelès connects you to all major cities. The medieval village centre has shops, bars and restaurants (including a supermarket, bakers, a butcher, a chemist and a take-away pizza bar) with a large supermarket just outside. Whether you want to hide away for rest & recuperation- or get stuck into the outdoors, arts & culture, you get the best of both worlds: easy access to beaches, restaurants, hypermarkets and resort activities,whilst Laroque itself is more laid-back - with local restaurants, winerys, markets, cycling, hiking and local activities. Within easy access from Perpignan, Girona, Carcassone and Barcelona airports.
Linen & Towels: Linen and Towels are not provided by owner.
But- A linen and/or towels service can be provided by a local provider.
The fee for towels/linens is paid directly to the provider in euros. 12 euros per double bed, 9 euros per single, 9 euros per towel set. (1 shower towel, 2 hand towels). On agreement of the rental, if you require this service, the details of this local contact will be forwarded for you to make contact and arrangements.
The house is suitable for elderly and young in that there are no stairs or steep climbs.
The Village...: Laroque des Alberes village is a very welcoming attractive medieval village nestling in the foothills of the mediterranean Pyrénées close to the border with Spanish Catalonia. Only 10km from the nearest beaches (Argelès Plage and Le Racou), other attractive destinations are historic Collioure and the seaports along the old Corniche road to Spain.The village restaurants facilitate all family sizes and you can chose from a range of budgets. There are a chemist, bakeries, butcher, newsagents, grocery, post office and ATM. There is a large Carrefour supermarket just outside the village. Pop into the Laroque tourist office to see all that is available in the region. This is a great area- truly something for everyone.
Renting self-catering enables you to take advantage of the fantastic array of fresh local produce in the area!! Fish, vegetables, fruit and of course wines all waiting to be sampled. Time to try out those recipes which don't seem right in a dreary day in December at home.
Useful websites: Guides: www.franceguide.com