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Wonderful! 4.8/5
Free cancellation until30 days before check-in

Sue Lawrence

Property # 410107

Stylish villa with heated pool in small village in heart of Cathar country.

Property overview

About this rental

  • Villa
    • 4 bedrooms
      • 8 beds
      • Sleeps 10
    • 2 bathrooms
      • 2 full baths
    • Spaces
      • Kitchen
      • Living Room
      • Terrace

    Spacious open plan house with large covered terrace overlooking pool and stream.

    Rooms and beds

    Bedrooms: 4(People: 10)

    Bedroom 1

    super king · Cot · Sofa bed/futon

    Bedroom 2


    Bedroom 4

    single (2) · Child bed

    Bedroom 3


    Bathrooms: 2

    Bathroom 1

    Bath with shower

    Bathroom 2



    • Kitchen
    • Living Room
    • Terrace
    • Garden
    • Veranda



    • Swimming pool
    • Fireplace
    • Washer & Dryer
    • Children Welcome
    • Parking
    • No Smoking
    • Heater

    Safety features

    • Smoke detectorSmoke detectors ground and first floor.
    • Exterior lighting
    • Carbon-monoxide detectorLiving area near where woodburner situated.
    • Deadbolt lock

    Location Type

    • village
    • Rural


    • Telephone
    • HeatingElectric background heating with large woodburner.
    • Wood stove
    • Hair dryer
    • Fireplace
    • Basic soaps
    • ParkingParking for 2 cars in the drive.
    • Towels availableGuest towels provided but not pool towels.
    • Iron & board
    • Toilet roll
    • Washing machine
    • Linens provided
    • Clothes dryer
    • Kitchen roll


    • Coffee grinder
    • Microwave
    • Coffee maker
    • Pantry items
    • Dishwasher
    • Dishes & utensilsFully equipped for 8+ people. Lots of dishes and glasses. Also plastic plates/ cups, and cutlery for small children.
    • Barbecue
    • Hob4 ring gas hob. Electric oven.
    • Kettle
    • OvenElectric, fan assisted oven.
    • FridgeLarge 50:50 fridge/ freezer.
    • Toaster


    • Childs highchair


    • BooksTV can be used for films etc. using DVD's or memory stick.
    • Stereo
    • DVD player


    • Outdoor Furniture
    • TennisTennis courts available in centre of village. Also outdoor table tennis table and boules pitch next to tennis courts.
    • Deck chairs

    Pool / Spa

    • Outdoor pool
    • Private poolPool heating extra. £50 per week if required.
    • Heated pool


    • Not suitable for very small children unless carefully supervised as small unfenced stream runs along garden. This can be seen on the photo of the hammock. Wood burning stove in lounge, electric heating in other rooms.TV in lounge suitable for DVD's- not connected for television. Heating for pool by arrangement, with extra charge. There is a wooden spiral staircase to 1st floor bedroom and shower room, and 3 steps from kitchen/diner down to lounge area. Teak patio furniture for 8 people. 4 loungers for sunbathing by pool and 2 large hanging parasols . Large separate gazebo if required and 4 fold-out picnic type chairs. Tennis courts 300m in village centre. Lac du Montbel with swimming/watersports/riding 15 minutes drive . Ski-ing at Mont D'Olmes 45 minutes .Other ski stations such as Ax Les Thermes, Guzet, Camurac just over an hour. Nearest restaurant 10 mins walk.Nearest small supermarket 5 minutes by car in Chalabre.


    Cancellation Policy

    • 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.
    • 50% refund (minus the service fee) if you cancel at least 14 days before check-in.
    • No refund if you cancel less than 14 days before check-in.
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    100% refund
    30 days before check-in
    50% refund
    14 days before check-in
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    Damage and incidentals

    You will be responsible for any damage to the rental property that is caused by you or your party during your stay.

    House Rules

    Check in after: 16:00
    Check out before: 10:00
    • Children allowed

    • No pets

    • No events

    • No smoking

    • Max guests: 10


    Rivel, Aude, France
    Detailed location provided after booking

    Hosted by Sue Lawrence

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