A 19th century manor house divided into two self-contained wings, with a separate cottage, set on an extensive private estate with a swimming pool and a full-size tennis court in Villasavary, nearCastelnaudary and Carcassonne (Aude) in the historic heart of Languedoc-Roussillon. The extensive private estate offers plenty of peaceful tree-shaded walks. Each of the three units has its own private terrace.
1. East Wing: 4 guests - Two bedrooms: one with a king size bed, one with two single beds.
2. West Wing: 6 guests - Three bedrooms: one with a king size bed, and two each with two single beds.
3. The Cottage: 4 guests - Two bedrooms: one with a double bed, and one with two single beds.
A restored family mansion with a swimming pool, set in large secluded grounds on a plateau with panoramic views over the valley of the river Séoune and the rolling countryside of Southwest France near Villeneuve-sur-Lot (Tarn-et-Garonne). A terrace surrounds the house on three sides. The 4 acre (1.5 hectare) garden includes a large lawn, shady trees, and a natural spring.
Four bedrooms (two on each floor,) three with ensuite bathrooms. A cot is available for a child.
A spacious modern villa with a terrace and swimming pool set on the edge of the wine village of Cesseras, enjoying views over the Minervois vineyards and towards the Pyrénées near Carcassonne, Béziers and Narbonne (Hérault). The layout of the house, with two separate bedroom areas, makes it ideal for two families wishing to holiday together.
Four bedrooms: two, each with a double bed, and two, each with two single beds.
A house for two within the grounds of a large property, surrounded by vineyards and hills, outside the village of Prayssac in the Lot near Sarlat and Rocamadour. Converted from an old tobacco barn, the house has a terrace with a barbecue and a big garden, and is conveniently close to markets and shops.
One bedroom with a double bed.
A typical 200 year old Norman stone cottage set in a spacious garden near Bayeux (Calvados). Close to the Cathedral and its famous tapestries, as well as the landing beaches of Normandy. The house is surrounded by a large and well-maintained lawned garden with mature trees and a cider-apple orchard.
Three bedrooms: one with a double bed plus possible cot and en suite bathroom, one with twin beds, and one with stacker beds.
A renovated medieval house in the heart of the old Roman village of Céreste, and well situated for day trips to Apt, Aix-en-Provence, and Avignon. Fields of wheat and lavender are a couple of minutes' walk from the house, and there is a range of hiking trails nearby.
1 bedroom with queen sized bed and single bed, and a double pull-out sofa in the salon.