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Wonderful! 4.9/5
Free cancellation until30 days before check-in

Julia Fost

Property # 8169721

Relax in fresh mountain air, staying in a luxury barn in farming village

Property overview

About this rental

  • Barn
    • 1249 sq. ft
  • 2 bedrooms
    • 2 beds
    • Sleeps 4
  • 2 bathrooms
    • 2 full baths
  • Spaces
    • Kitchen
    • Living Room
    • Terrace

2 ensuite bedrooms, large modern living space in luxury barn in peaceful setting

Rooms and beds

Bedrooms: 2(People: 4)

Bedroom 1


Bedroom 2


Bathrooms: 2

Shower room 1


Bathroom 1

Toilet · Bath


  • Kitchen
  • Living Room
  • Terrace
  • Dining
    Seating for 8 people
  • Garden



  • Internet
  • Pets Welcome
  • TV
  • Children Welcome
  • Parking
  • No Smoking
  • Heater

Safety features

  • Smoke detectorMain sitting area
  • Exterior lighting

Location Type

  • river
  • villageA farming village with 550 inhabitants
  • Rural
  • mountainIn the foothills of the Cagire Mountain


  • HeatingWood pellet burner, starter pack of granules provided. They are approx €4 a bag which heats the whole barn and lasts 20 hours. There are heated towel rails in both bathrooms, and an electric heater
  • Wood stoveState of the art Italian wood granule burner, clean and eco. Granules on site @€6 a bag ( each lasts approx 20 hours)
  • Hair dryer
  • Basic soaps
  • ParkingInside our own grounds, and next to the front door of the barn; own open garage for car or motorbikes. Adequate parking/turning space and 2 gates for in and out.
  • Towels available3 per person, changed upon request
  • Iron & board
  • Toilet roll
  • Washing machineSamsung washing machine in the garage with a pull-out washing line, clothes drying rack, and washing line in the garden for client's use
  • InternetWifi strong
  • Linens providedYes all good cotton linen, duvets, 4 fluffy pillows per bed, extra blankets and electric blankets, plenty of towels and tea-towels
  • Wireless Internet
  • GarageOwn open garage, to protect the car from rain or sun, but most people park in the open private area near the barn entrance.


  • MicrowaveYes
  • Coffee makerExpresso machine
  • Pantry itemsTupperware and storage jars
  • Dishwasher
  • Dishes & utensilsPlenty of plates, bowls, mugs, glasses, cutlery, glasses, saucepans. Coffee pot, jugs, egg-cups, you name it. if it's not there, I will find it
  • Barbecue
  • HobInduction hob
  • Kettle
  • OvenFan-assisted electric oven Glem
  • FridgeLarder fridge
  • Blender
  • Toaster


  • Gamesscrabble, backgammon, cards
  • BooksA selection of eclectic tastes, magazines and cookbooks
  • TelevisionFrench channels
  • Stereosmall wifi and radio
  • DVD player


  • Beach towels
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • TennisClay courts in St Gaudens (11km) Hard court in village
  • GolfMontrejeau (26km); Pau, lovely. Salies pitch and putt
  • Ski & snowboardLe Mourtis 40 mins, Luchon same, Peyragudes, all easily accessed and home in a day
  • Deck chairs


  • wheelchair inaccessibleNo dogs unless very small
  • Long-term renters welcome

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper optional


  • Notes on accommodation: The main loft-style living room on the upper floor is light, airy and spacious, with dining table and well-equipped kitchen all part of it. The reception room on the ground floor has coat racks, comfy chairs, and an efficient, clean and eco state-of-the-art stove which burns wood granules. It has easels for painters, good lighting and has a chilled atmosphere. Both bedrooms set at either end, have their own bathrooms and are beautifully appointed A picnic box is in your garage with cutlery and plates and glasses etc. Extra guests; a friend half km down the road has a Gite with extra accommodation for 6, walking/cycling distance. Please note this is a no smoking house and pets are considered. Utility Room: Cleaning things, hoover, iron and board, wood pellets (to purchase) all in under-stairs cupboard All linen and towels are provided and will be cleaned and replaced weekly, or by arrangement. A quick cleaning service can be arranged on a daily basis @ €40


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 8:00 AM

  • Check out before 5:00 PM

  • Maximum overnight guests: 4

  • Children allowed: ages 0-17At your own risk, as the stairs are steep

  • Pets allowed: 1 pet less than 10kgsNot allowed on the furniture, & his bed downstairs

  • No events allowed

  • No smoking allowedcan smoke outside?!

Cleaning practices

  • Minimum two-day vacancy between guests’ stays

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned with disinfectant (e.g. countertops, light switches, handles and taps)

  • Cleaned with disinfectant

  • All towels and bedding washed in hot water that’s at least 60ºC

  • Follows industry health association: Sanitary Protocol (UNPLV – France)

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