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    Pool and garden
    Living room
    40' TV with 100 satellite channels
    En-suite bedroom 1
    Property description
    La Fouillade
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    Rental Home – 
    5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 14
    Enjoying lovely views across a valley, with a two-thirds of an acre garden and swimming pool, this former farmhouse and adjoining barn has been refurbished into a delightful and substantial holiday home. Enjoying a quiet, rural location on the edge of the farming hamlet of Trebessac deep in the Aveyron countryside, the 5-bedroomed house makes an ideal place for two to three families to enjoy a classic French country holiday. Walking, cycling and fishing opportunities abound and the house is ideally situated for local amenities.

    Trebessac is just 3 kilometers from the town of La Fouillade, and a 20 minute drive from the vibrant market town of Villefranche de Rourgue. The spectacular medieval towns of Najac and Cordes-sur-ciel are just 10 minutes and 30 minutes away respectively. The i...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (10)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(4)
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (3)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Game Room
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Living Room Seats (10)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Ping Pong Table
    • Playground
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(8)
    • Sofa Beds:(2)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Trampoline
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      Yes
    • Pets Allowed:
      Ask
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Facilities
    Luxuries: Log fire, High-speed Broadband Internet and Satellite TV (with Freeview British channels)
    General: Satellite TV, Blu-ray/DVD player, Further TV + DVD player; Games console, 3 x hi-fi equipment including iPod docking station, High-speed Broadband Internet, Landline telephone, Printer, Telescope, Binoculars. Over 100 DVDs, 200+ music CDs, 1,000+ books
    Standard: Kettle, Iron, Hair dryer
    Utilities: Dish washer, Cooker, Fridge x 2, Freezer, Microwave, Washing machine, Tumble dryer, Clothes dryer, Mobile air conditioning units x 2
    Rooms: En suite bedrooms (3), 2 further bedrooms, Family bathroom), WCs (5)
    Further information:
    Refrurbished to high standards; comprehensively equipped.
    Large Liebherr fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave in large, open kitchen/ dining...
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    Listing #HL18697 by: Holiday Lettings
  • 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 week
    Jun 1, 2014 Sep 27, 2014 7 nights
    $3,589
    £2,120
    Sep 28, 2014 Dec 31, 2014 7 nights
    $2,692
    £1,590
    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.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    Any week that includes an English Bank Holiday will be charged at £2,000 per week regardless of time of year.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car advised
    How to get there
    Airport: Rodez: 40.4 mi
    Railway: Najac: 6.2 mi
    Ferry: St Malo: 484.7 mi
    Nearest Travel Links
    Airport:
    Rodez: 65 km
    Toulouse: 125 km
    Ferry:
    Calais: 900km
    St Malo: 780 km
    The property is approximately 10 hours’ drive from the Channel Ports allowing for stops, less than 1 hour from Rodez Airport (served by Ryan Air from Stansted) and an hour and a half from Toulouse which has daily flights from Heathrow, Gatwick, Birmingham, Southampton, Manchester, Bristol and Dublin. By rail, the TGV travels from Paris to Toulouse from where there’s an easy link to Najac.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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arsenal19...
bristol
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in June 2014

Having spent two weeks at Le Mel last yea we decided to return for a week this year. Having had such a wonderful time previously it was difficult to see how the house could be improved.
However the addition of a large terrace area with ample comfortable seating has provided a an excellent place to relax at any time the day,
The outside kitchen area now has electricity supply and sink with running water.
It is obvious that the owners Inga and Simon take great pride in this property with everything geared to making your stay as perfect as possible.
I can't recommend Le Mel highly enough. I
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arsenal19...
bristol
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

We spent two weeks at Le Mel to celebrate my 60th birthday. Our party consisted of 9 adults aged from 16 - 63 and four children aged 19 months - 11 years.
Trying to find accomodation which ticked all the boxes was a challenge but Le Mel exceeded all our expectations.
The owners Inga and Simon were extremely helpful from the moment we first contacted them and did everything to ensure our holiday went without a hitch.
The house is large and very tastefully modernised whilst still retaining it's character, it's a place where we really felt at home. Set in the middle of the French countryside with a large garden Le Mel provides the ideal location for a relaxing holiday.
Despite the rural setting there is plenty to keep everyone occupied, everything you could possilbly need is provided, inluding books, dvds, games consoles, bicycles, table tennis, darts, boules, and of course a swimming pool and barbecue.
There are spacious indoor and outdoor dining areas with plenty...
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Management response:

Thank you for that kind review; we're very pleased you enjoyed your stay and that the house exceeded your expectations. We know from our own holidays there that it's a large property and very much a case of the more the merrier. more

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Listed since : Jan 2009
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