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17th Century Luxury Gite sleeps 14 Private Pool

  • Barac
    Josephine Baker bedroom
    Wynton Marsalis Bedroom
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    6 Bedrooms, 5 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
    Barac is a 17th Century traditional oak timber framed Gascogne farmhouse. The property is situated in the hamlet of Castelfranc,department 32 Gers, South West France home to the world famous Marciac Jazz Festival. The setting is incredibly tranquil and quiet with only rolling hills, sunflower fields and a distant view of the majestic Pyrenees. Barac makes a perfect getaway from it all holiday experience whether you choose to lounge by the pool all day with a good book or snooze in the hammock absorbing the sun rays. Perhaps enjoy the pleasures of alfresco dining on the suntrap patio? Out of season Barac makes a great base to explore the extensive Pyrenees mountain range either for walking, skiing and seasonal activities.
  • Amenities & details
    • Air Conditioning
    • Beach Chairs
    • Blender
    • Board Games
    • Books
    • Ceiling Fans
    • Central Heating
    • Children's Toys
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Firewood Provided
    • Freezer
    • Game Room
    • Games
    • Garden or Yard
    • Gas Grill
    • Gas Stove
    • High Speed Internet
    • Housekeeping Optional
    • Internet Access
    • Lake Views
    • Linens Provided
    • Local Guides/Maps
    • Media Library
    • Microwave
    • Mountain Views
    • Movie/Video Library
    • Music Library
    • Outdoor Dining Area
    • Oven
    • Parking
    • Patio
    • Ping Pong Table
    • Playground
    • Private Pool
    • Radio
    • Refrigerator
    • Soap/Shampoo Provided
    • Sofabed
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Video Game Console
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #FK277596 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 Per week
    Default - - 1 night
    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.
    • damages deposit: $1,244 / stay - Deposit - damages deposit
    • housekeeping: $207 / stay - Other - housekeeping
    • : $69 / week - Other
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    We do offer bed & breakfast (chambers d'hotes) accomodation at 70 euros per room. Please visit our website for details at (website: hidden)
    For the gite we require a 900 euros damages deposit which we will refund 7 days after your departure assuming no damage has occurred. we also require our guests to pay the housekeeping fee due to the size of the property.
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Additional Location Information
    Near Auch and Marciac situated 5mins from Mielan. Easy access from Toulouse Airport.
    Nearby cities
    Aquitaine Gites (3,567)

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English first
A FlipKey verified reviewer
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 for a stay in July 2013


Management response:

Hi Thank you for your great review8 As regards to the two bedrooms upstairs, they do have windows but they do not open. We do provide a portable air conditioning... more

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

Sam and Corin have a gem of a farmouse.
I must give this gite a 100% recommendation. I have no reservations at all.

If you have a large party, and you want to be central to the charming Gascony region, and you want a very large and comfortable gite, then I can save you alot of time. Choose Barac.


Its spacious. I mean really spacious. 4 separate living areas indoor (includes the large kitchen and coffee table), and 4 logical areas outdoor and by the pool, plus a number of seating areas in the garden. Seats everywhere, indoor, sun or shade, take your pick depending on the time of day and the view you want.

Ofcourse it has 7 beds and 5 baths, plus the loo at the poolhouse. But they are all large or very large, including the bath/shower rooms. The pictures cant show you this. There is tons of space to spread out.

Eating for 12 or more is possible and easy both indoors and outdoors. And the outdoor table is 100% covered. There is masses...


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listed since : Mar 2011
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Calendar Updated: 160 days ago
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