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Barn divisible in three units (1 for 6 people and 2 for 14 people) - The chalet

Bedrooms 6
Half Baths1
Space 1,948 sq. ft.
Property type chalet
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights



The chalet

This chalet better reflects the mountain character for its wooden walls, its chimney, and its wooden stove.

About the property

The ´Soula´ barn

This refurbished barn is located on the GR10 route allowing easy access to the most beautiful Pyrenees hikes. Its name ´Le Soula´ means ´the sun´ and reveals the sunniest area of Mérens-les-Vals. Either one unit of the barn or its whole can be rented. ´Le Mérengois´ is a comfortable apartment for 6. ´Le Randonneur´ is for 14 people. It has a rustic character and is the departure place for hiking trails or skiing slopes. The last chalet is for 14 people. It is very welcoming and ideal for a holiday with your family or friends. Its layout allows people to either gather or have privacy.

The cosiest unit (´Le Mérengois´) was remodelled in 2011 and can welcome 6 people (two mezzanines and one retractable bed in the living-room).

The first bedroom has a double bed and the second one has two single beds.

With its fancy decoration, this 70sqm apartment also has an overview of the Ax Valley. The terrace offers an ideal setting where you can relax and have a drink before dinner while enjoying the view over the Pyrenees.

This is probably the best place to admire the Ax Valley. Less than a 30 minute drive from Andorra, you will benefit the European quality products for a lower price. The city of Ax and the thermal baths known all over Europe are to be enjoyed just 7km away as well as the ski resort ´Les 3 Domaines´.

A private parking space is at your disposal.

More Details

Harlé d'Ophove
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, spanish
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
April 23, 2018

About Harlé d'Ophove

We love the mountains and their streams, skiing and hiking into the wild.

Harlé d'Ophove purchased this chalet in 2010

Why Harlé d'Ophove chose Mérens-les-Vals

For the payment

What makes this chalet unique

Junction between the trans-Pyrenees GR10 and the GR107 ´Route des Cathares´.

Available Rentals

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le week-end haute saison ,soit 2 nuits est 380
le week-end basse saison, soit 2 nuits est à350; un accompte du quart de la somme est demandée au renvoi du contrat


Mérens-les-Vals Chalet Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • chalet
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1948 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 14
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Smoking allowed
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • Mountain
  • River
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 24 people
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 1 bathroom with 2 washbasins and a bathtub 1 shower-room with handbasin Separate toilet in entrance hall
  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 14
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 3 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 4 - 1 double
    Bedroom 5 - 3 twin/ single
    Bedroom 6 - 3 twin/ single
  • 1 bedroom with king size bed 2 separated bedrooms, with king size bed, on the mezzanine 3 single beds on the mezzanine 1 bedroom, with double bed, on the other mezzanine 3 single beds on this same mezzanine
  • Books
  • Games
  • Television
  • Balcony
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • duty free shops
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • hydrotherapy
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • water sports
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountaineering
  • ski lift privileges
  • ski privileges optional
  • skiing
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • whitewater rafting
Ideal for 2 families


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The chalet
average rating of 3.0 based on 1 reviews

Stunning location and building but needs another toilet for advertised numbers

  • 3 of 5

Situated high above the valley with stunning views. Stone built mainly open plan. Plenty of seating for meals, 3 large tables. Kitchen facilities were good too.

We were a group of 8 cyclists over for the tour. The ones who had double beds were fine even though there was a mix up and they had single sheets. Two of the single beds were small but ok, the other two were put you up style and squeeked everytime the occupants moved, which was not brilliant being open plan.There was only one toilet which was a problem at times. The main shower was good and the second, was an over bath one that one needed to crouch in. TheTV was not working but the smaller Gite next door was made available to use the one in there.

It would be good accommodation but for less people.

There is a good restaurant just up the road but need to book in advance

  • Submitted: Aug 1, 2016
  • Stayed: July 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
120 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Axes Les Termes
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
40 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
300 Metres
´À la Ferme´
Nearest Ski
5 Kilometres

Mountain sulphurous water-spring 15 minutes away.


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