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18th century B&B south of Carcassonne

Certificate of Excellence 2014
  • On the village square, 18th century gite & bed and breakfast
    On the village square, 18th century gite & bed and breakfast
    On the village square, 18th century gite & bed and breakfast
    Room with a view - the beautiful old church on the square
    Summer sunrise
    Chambre 1 with views of the square and church
    Chambre 1
    Property description
    Chalabre
    |
    Guest Room – 
    3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
    In an enviable position on the little village square, parquet floors, old fireplaces, winding staircases, shuttered windows, all the character you would expect from an old, rambling French country home. Super comfy beds, antique furnishings, private bathroom facilities, hairdryer, bath products, magazines and bottled water in all rooms. Breakfast (from 6 euros) is served on the terrace to the sound of cowbells or in the square by the church, the eggs are from our hens that scratch around at the back. An easy drive from Carcassonne and Toulouse airports, Perpignan & Montpelier just a bit further, beautiful medieval Mirepoix, 14km, has the best weekly market in the region.
    A great base for walking, cycling, this is Tour de France country, "wild" swimming in the river and lake...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Books
    • Central Heating
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Mountain Views
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Parking
    • Porch
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Stereo System
    • Towels Provided
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Ask
    • Pets Allowed:
      Yes
    • Smoking Allowed:
      Ask
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Listing #FK519566 by: FlipKey
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per night
    Default - - 1 night
    $87
    €68
    High season Jun 1, 2015 Aug 31, 2015 1 night
    $99
    €78
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Fees
    • Pet: $13 / pet - Other
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    In the foothills of the Pyrenees south of Carcassonne, the village is surrounded by orchards of apples and pears, wildflower meadows and woods. A rural retreat yet access is easy, less than an hour from Carcassonne airport, about an hour and a half from Toulouse; Perpignan, Beziers and Montpelllier just a bit further. Chalabre is our nearest town, 3kms, it's medieval centre has a fabulous boulangerie and a couple of bars and cafes. Mirepoix is 14kms, the best market in the region, boutique shopping, and dozens of cafes and bars,
    Explore prehistoric cave paintings and ruined Cathar chateaux - Puivert, Montsegur, Puillarans, Perypertuse, Foix and the fairy tale citadel of Carcassonne are all close. A great base for walking and cycling, many routes and quiet roads lead from the door. Cycle Languedoc through vineyards, fields of sunflowers and medieval towns and villages. We offer cyclist friendly accommodation, bikes can be hired locally from 15 euros per day. You'll find local...
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11tibet
san francisco
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago for a stay in September 2014

When I saw the photo of the church and the square with Chez Maison Bleue, I knew that I wanted to stay and experience this charming village south of Carcassonne. Carolyn and Nick, the owners, make you feel at home right away. Nick made dinner for us each night, putting his heart and soul into every meal. He also should... more

lorettaTw...
Southport, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
18 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

What an incredible find, really and truly wonderful in so many ways. From the moment you walk into the little village square and open the door you enter another world created with love and hard work and happiness by Carolyn & Nick. A really lovely friendly couple who enjoy meeting and talking with their guests. Relaxing and comfortable with superb...

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SammyJS
Cardiff
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

We have just returned from a 4 night stay at Chez Maison Bleue. From our arrival to check out, it was absolutely perfect. We stayed in The Barn room, which was enchanting with high oak beamed ceilings, quintessential french furniture and a small balcony window with views to the fields behind, exactly what we had hoped for. The guest house... more

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Listed since : Nov 2011
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