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Gite les Volets Verts

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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Cesseras, Herault, Occitanie
Convenient for Olonzac with its lovely market, this lovely house is located in a very quiet little street in the old part of the village of Cesseras. I think it is probably the most charming. Situated behind the château in the small street between what used to be the ramparts (very little showing now) this house is accessed through the old walls of the château. Don't expect a modern box type house or apartment. This house has many levels and staircases.
You enter by the old kitchen, still with is old worldly charm, now used as a lobby, laundry room and useful storage for prams etc.
The house starts on the first floor to maximise the lovely light that we have in the Minervois. On the first level you have the spacious lounge with TV, DVD, etc and windows that open onto the terrace. To the other side of the landing you have a double bedr...
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Listing #HL268199
About the Owner
john S
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:September 2012
Interaction with guests
There is an extensive collection of brochures for things to do and see in the region. There are tourist maps to help you find places. There is internet access for finding places / booking etc There is a file with instructions. I or my agent will be meeting you with the key and answering your questions (English or French) there is a phone (land line) so you can easily contact me even if there is no reception
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Reviewed July 17, 2016

This gite is perfectly placed to enjoy the delights of the Aude, Minervois region. Everything one could need in the house, located in a welcoming and vibrant village. Its owner, John, is a friendly and accommodating host and the local bar the centre of life,...More

Thank Foodlover250
Management response:Responded July 18, 2016

Thank you for staying with us. The weather was not always as accommodating as it can be but i know you enjoyed your stay. We enjoyed meeting you and wish you much enjoyment and success in your house hunting. Thanks again John

Reviewed June 16, 2015

The photo's of this wonderful house do not do it any justice what-so-ever! It was fabulous, we loved the shuttered windows which opened fully on both sides of the house, allowing for a lovely breeze to blow through. A wonderful roof terrace with bbq and...More

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Reviewed May 7, 2015

The rental property is in a beautiful but quiet village, not far from local shops etc. Well equipped and suitable for our young son. We had a lovely time and would go back to the area and house again. Excellent value for money.

Thank 363traveller1982
Management response:Responded May 14, 2015

So pleased you liked this lovely area, we enjoyed meeting you at the local café concert on Saturday night and watching you son make friends with local children. Thank you for respecting the property and leaving it lovely and clean

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Pets are not allowed on chairs, setee, beds obviously, and must not be locked up in the gite when you are on day visits, a bored pet gets up to mischief. It's not their fault...
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    1 Queen
    3 Twins
    1 Full
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  • Damage Deposit: $228 / stay - Deposit
  • cleaning fee: $46 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
* We have to collect a regional holiday tax for adults (18+) at present set at 0,55 euro; per night.* There is a breakages/last minute cleaning deposit of 200 euro; to be left upon taking the property over. This is of course returned in it's totality when you leave
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About the neighborhood
Cesseras is a lovely small village (350 inhabitants) and you will be in the centre of the medieval part. There is a cafe that serves food and a small grocery shop for those essential items. You are never more than 5 minutes (walking slowly) from beautiful peaceful countryside. Behind the village the hills towards the gorges of the river Cesse and in front the vineyards. Lovely walks in all directions.
Olonzac just 4km has all the shops you need, supermarket, 3 bakers, 4 cafes, 2 banks, butchers, cash machines, petrol
There are at least a dozen restaurants within a 6km radius of Cesseras, from Pizzerias, classic french to quality restaurants
Getting around
You are most likely to have come by car (yours or rented)
there is a bus to Narbonne from nearby for 1€ in each direction
there is a bus from Narbonne (same bus stop) to the beaches (Narbonne Plage, Gruissan-Plage, St Pierre) for 1€20 each way
there is a bus from nearby to Carcassonne for 1€ each way
there are some second hand bikes for ambling around the locality (If you are a serious biker you can hire from nearby or bring your own (safe storage in the barn or downstairs)
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Carcassonne: 24.9 mi
Railway: Lezignan: 5.6 mi
Ferry: Various: 403.9 mi
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 31.1 mi.
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