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  • With its Biarritz design and colour, Le Gite Blanc offers a tranquil holiday home - inside and out
    With its Biarritz design and colour, Le Gite Blanc offers a tranquil holiday home - inside and out
    With its Biarritz design and colour, Le Gite Blanc offers a tranquil holiday home - inside and out
    There are lovely walks in the surrounding hills
    Relax after a day's painting, cycling, walking or sightseeing.
    A stunning view from the living room across the garden and into the hills
    Your modern kitchen has all you need if you want to cater for yourselves.
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
    Nestled in a secluded valley in this beautiful and unspoilt part of the French Pyrenees, Le Gite Blanc is just the spot if you're looking for somewhere peaceful to unwind, as well as a base from which to explore the mountains, visit the shrine at Lourdes, or experience the vibrant city of Toulouse. This warm, comfortable holiday cottage is located between the bustling market town of Boulogne-sur-Gesse and its pretty neighbour, Castelnau-Magnoac, renowned for its history as the founding base for the French resistance in the second world war.

    If you're after something different for your holiday, the owners of the farmhouse offer hands on heavy horse experience days with their French bred, English trained Percheron draft horse Nobel du Desir, and carriage driving taster sessions wit...
  • Amenities & details
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (6)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (6)
    • Microwave
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Secure Parking
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(2)
    • Sofa Beds:(1)
    • Stove
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Listing #HL287184 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.

    Please contact the manager for complete rate information.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    1. Well behaved pets are welcome for a modest supplement - please advise on booking.
    2. Covered parking is available for saloon cars for a modest supplement - please advise on booking.
    3. A refundable deposit of â?¬100 against loss and/or breakages is payable on arrival.
    4. A deposit of 30% of the booking price is payable on booking.
    5. A refundable 100€ breakages deposit is also required - this will be refunded to you promptly after your holiday.
    6. Livery for horses is possible - please enquire.
    Please let us know if you're interested in any of the horse experiences for a supplement:
    - a hands on heavy horse day: grooming; plaiting; harnessing
    - a drive out into the countryside: a horse drawn carriage trip to the local village shop and bar for up to four people
    These are potentially available on a flexible basis during your stay depending on weather, but ideally we need to know in advance
    7. Adult cycles are available to borrow
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Tarbes (Lourdes); Toulouse; Pau: 43.5 mi
    Railway: Lannemezan: 15.5 mi
    Ferry: Bilbao; Santander: 155.3 mi
    Brittany Ferries offer luxury 24 hour ferry crossings from the south of England to Santander and Bilbao. Make your crossing part of your holiday and take in a bit of Spain on the way. They also offer cabins and kennels for dogs.

    Easyjet fly from Gatwick and Bristol to Toulouse.
    Ryan Air fly from Stansted to Tarbes (Lourdes).
    CityJet fly from London City to Pau.
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby.
    Nearby cities
    Aquitaine Gites (3,490)
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English first
Jackie E
Croydon, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 for a stay in September 2014

I stayed at Le Gite Blanc just over a week ago, it was the best ever holiday. Anne Dickens and Crosbie Fitch where the perfect hosts. A very comfy Gite and all the mod cons. very clean and tidy well presented, I loved the scenic views from the lounge window, I had the Heavy horse Experience and i have to... more

Brian K
Essex, UK
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

If you are looking for a relaxing retreat away from the bustle of the city then this cottage is just right. It sits at the end of the large garden of the main farmhouse under the shade of fruit trees and enjoys panoramic views. There are plenty of runs and cycle routes around the property, but we took some gentle...


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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013 for a stay in June 2013
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My wife and I stayed in this gite in early June and had fabulous weather. Nice comfortable little bungalow in a lovely rural setting. I got a couple of bike rides in on the quiet country lanes and we went to the roman ruins at Montmaurin and the cathedral at St Bertrand, both of which are worth a visit if... more

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