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La Ruine

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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Montpeyroux, Herault, Occitanie
Nestling amongst vineyards in the foothills of the Cevenne mountains the sleepy hamlet of Le Barry is a five minute walk from the centre of Montpeyroux. Le Barry is a no through road leading only to the ruined castle which dominates the village. La Ruine is a restored three-storey 17th century village house, which housed a winemaker's family for generations. The house is particularly light and spacious and careful attention has been paid to guests comfort and well being. The house has been restored to a high standard incorporating many original features including exposed stone walls, original fireplace and beams.

The house is well situated for exploring the region. There are well signed walks and bike trails from the village making this an ideal year round holiday location. Montpeyroux is renown for its wine and there are over a doz...
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Listing #HL45316
About the Manager
Caroline Molesworth (Property Manager Languedoc Holiday Homes)
Languages spoken:English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2008
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Reviewed July 17, 2018

This was our 8th holiday in La Ruine which says everything. While 17th century in origen it has been lovingly restored and is very comfortable. The balcony overlooks the vineyards and hills and is a great place to dine in the evening. It is only...More

Date of stay: June 2018
1  Thank dramwalsh
molesinfrance, VR Owner at La Ruine, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

It is always a pleasure to welcome you to Montpeyroux.

Reviewed July 12, 2018

This quaint house was unclean and required updating. It was situated in beautiful unspoiled countryside surrounded by vineyards. It was advertised as a 5 minute walk from Montpeyroux to the outskirts of LeBarry. This is where the gite was situated but almost one Km from...More

Date of stay: June 2018
2  Thank Buzzlara
molesinfrance, VR Owner at La Ruine, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2018

We were disappointed that the house did not meet your expectations. There was no excuse for the lack of cleanliness for which we apologise and have taken steps to ensure that this does not happen again. The house is regularly updated, this year included a...More

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Reviewed November 3, 2016

We ended our summer visit to France by staying in Le Barry at La Ruine. It was perfect for my husband, myself, our teenage daughter and her friend. Le Barry itself is magical and people who live there are really friendly. Being so close to...More

Date of stay: August 2016
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The kitchen is equipped with a gas cooker, fridge freezer with plenty of worktop and storage space there is a dining area with table and chairs for six. The living room opens onto the huge terrace through French windows. There are comfortable chairs and a sofa. The fireplace is at present not in use. The terrace is not overlooked and has far reaching views across the vines, a staircase from the terrace leads down to the garden planted with mediterrean shrubs and trees. Two bedrooms, one double one twin, both with wash-hand basins and balconies. Shower room with WC and twin sinks. Free Broad band Internet connection with WiFi.Telephone for incoming and local calls, electric heating for low season lets, music centre taking CDs, washing machine, garden furniture including sun loungers and ga... more
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
    1 Shower
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: $189 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Electricity payable via meter reading during the low season Changeover Saturdays except during low season. A charge of 10€ per personne (minimum 30€) is payable on arrival for laundering of linen
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About the neighborhood
Montpeyroux is a lively village where visitors are encouraged to join in the summer fetes, which take place during July and August. It is well served with shops including a bakery/patisserie, Butcher,grocers, tabaconist/newsagent, post office, cafe and restaurant/wine bar. The nearest supermarket is 10 minutes drive in Gignac. The village is renown for its wine and boasts several of the region's best producers. Swim at Mediterranean beaches 35 mins, Lac Salagou 10 mins, Herault river 10 mins. There is excellent walking and cycling from the front door and surrounding hills.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Montpellier: 24.9 mi
Railway: Montpellier: 24.9 mi
Within easy reach of Ryan Air Routes to Montpellier 40mins, Beziers 40 mins, Nimes 1 hour, Carcasonne 1hr 30 mins, Nimes 1hr 20 mins, Perpignan 1hr 45 mins. Easy Jet Routes to Montpellier. Flybe to Beziers and Avignon
Euro Star and TGV to Avignon or Montpellier.
Drive from Channel ports via Viaduct de Millau and A75 Motorway.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 24.9 mi.
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