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Charming Cottage, Sunny Secluded Garden & Views of Pyrenees, Near Carcassonne

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Esperaza, Aude, Occitanie
- 20% discount - already applied in the price - in Sept & Oct - book soon!

This charming railway cottage lies in an idyllic location, offering a stunning outlook over the famous village of Rennes-le-Château. The cottage is located on a quiet back road between Couiza and Espéraza in the beautiful Aude Valley. Our aim is to provide you with a home from home in a get-away-from-it-all location with lots of sun!

Inside, the cottage offers a fully equipped kitchen/diner, 1 double bedroom (with king-size bed), 1 twin room, a family bathroom with bath and shower, and a spacious, sunny lounge with a wood burner, sofa-bed, TV/DVD player, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Hifi and patio doors leading out to a large, secluded large terrace, ideal for al fresco dining and equipped with a BBQ. The large 1/2 acre garden, which contains a beautiful fig tree and its...
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Listing #HL7427492
About the Owner
Fabien B
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2016
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a really good week in this cottage. It was exactly as advertised, and had everything we could need for our stay. The location was superb - easy to get to the chateaus, Carcassone, etc. Esperaza is a nice little town - we went...More

Thank Rob F
Fabien B, VR Owner at Charming Cottage, Sunny Secluded Garden & Views of Pyrenees, Near Carcassonne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your nice review Rob! Maybe see you soon at The Railway Cottage!

Reviewed 4 October 2018

Very pretty and secluded cottage with all the facilities inside and out. Close to historic sites from the Cathars times and always in view of the mighty Pyrennees. Wine growing and tasting all around you and tasty food often related to the duck! in abundance....More

Thank klausbissert
Fabien B, VR Owner at Charming Cottage, Sunny Secluded Garden & Views of Pyrenees, Near Carcassonne, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2018

Many thanks for your review! We're glad you enjoyed your stay and thanks for the fishing tips. Best wishes

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

A spacious period cottage with a warm fire for wi yer and a large garden for summer. Lovely surroundings. An easy drive to Carcassonne, which is reputedly one of the most visited places in France.

Thank Val S
Tadzio, VR Owner at Charming Cottage, Sunny Secluded Garden & Views of Pyrenees, Near Carcassonne, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thank you Val for staying at the Railway Cottage, it was a pleasure to have you. Enjoy your forthcoming travels!

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Smoking allowed outside
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Queen
    1 Sofa
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  • Damage Deposit: S$352 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
The Railway Cottage is situated in the lower part of the medieval village of Montazels, which sits above the banks of the River Aude between Espéraza and Couiza. Espéraza is famous for its Sunday market and its local products. Couiza is a buzzing little village boasting an excellent hotel and restaurant (see the activities page), and is itself just a short car journey from Limoux, which is famous for its annual carnival, its abundant antique markets and its famous blanquette! The department of Aude is situated in the Languedoc-Roussillon region, which is one of the largest wine producing regions in Europe. This helpful website provides photos and information about Languedoc-Roussillon and its many natural and manmade attractions.
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How to get there
Airport: Carcassonne: 40.0 km
Railway: Couiza: 1.0 km
The nearest airport to the Railway Cottage is Carcassonne (35 minutes drive). You can fly cheaply from the UK to Carcassonne airport from Manchester, East Midlands, Glasgow and London Stansted with Ryanair. From Ireland, you can fly from Dublin and Cork. Alternative airports are Perpignan (1h20), Toulouse (1h30), Béziers (1h40) and Montpellier (2h). You can fly to Perpignan from London Stansted and Birmingham (Ryanair) and from Southampton (Flybe). You can fly to Toulouse from Bristol and Gatwick (with easyJet), Heathrow (BA) and Manchester (Jet2). You can fly to Béziers from Bristol, Luton, Manchester and Edinburgh (with Ryanair). And you can fly to Montpellier from Leeds Bradford (Ryanair) and from London Gatwick or Luton (easyJet).
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There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 90.0 km.
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