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Auberge du Balestie

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In the heart of Cathar country, nestled on top of a hill, overlooking a picturesque lake and with magnificent views of the Pyrenees, the hotel's setting is quite simply outstanding. We are just 5 minutes from Mirepoix and 1/2 hour from Carcassonne. The hotel is set back over 200 metres from the road in open countryside, so there is no traffic or outside noise, ensuring a relaxing and peaceful stay. You will be warmly welcomed by your hosts Alexander & Rachel, who have a passion for local food and wine, and who will do everything possible to ensure that you have a memorable and comfortable stay.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Meeting rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-smoking hotel
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Great View
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We visited as pilgrims on the St Jacques de Compostello pilgrimage and felt very well cared for. Our hosts were delightful and helpful. Our meals were outstanding. The restaurant features specialties from the region and does a great job.
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A very fine place to stay with warm hosts who gave us the feeling of a warm home. Clean rooms, good honest food with a good selection of local wines and fine tips for traveling around. The hosts are always open for fun and loving and a good conversation.
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We had a lovely meal at this Auberge. The owner, Alex, was incredibly friendly and shared information about the area. The menu choices were varied and there is something for everyone. The prix fixe is great value too. The onion tart was really good (like a quiche). The
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Traditionally rustic, great character, spacious room, basic but clean and comfortable everything you would need, any more and you just have to ask. Very friendly and generous hosts. Evening meal and breakfast were delicious. great family atmosphere. Wonderfully
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We had the pleasure of spending 3 nights at Balestie. It is located on a very peaceful hill surrounded by fields and pastures. Our hosts, Alex and Rachel welcomed us and provided lots of information about things to do in the area. The location is perfect for seeing small
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Do you have off street parking?
Hi, yes we have off street private parking
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"We didn't stay at the hotel."
"we had a family room which was very spacious and cool"
"Rooms are fairly basic, but totally functional. All are quiet with breathtaking views."
"Ask for a room at the front - the views are magnificent"
"View of the Pyrenees"
$60 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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