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Gite Martinet for 2 people Lautrec Tarn SW France

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If you love the countryside, walks and cycling trails then this is the gite for you
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Excellent
22 reviews
If you love the countryside, walks and cycling trails then this is the gite for you
Gite Martinet  - A luxurious and spacious gite for 2
Gite Martinet Dining area
Gite Martinet has two living spaces - this is great for reading and your wifi connection
Gite Martinet - View from the mezzanine ensuite bedroom
Gite Martinet Ensuite Bedroom - King size bed with 100% Egyptian Cotton bedlinen
Gite Martinet Ensuite bedroom - Large double bedroom
Gite Martinet - all bedlinen, towels and robes are provided for you
Gite Martinet - shower room
Gite Martinet - shower room
Gite Martinet - one of many terraces for you to enjoy in the 7000sqm garden
Why not relax near the walnut tree?
Or maybe pick some peaches and bake a tarte tatin in the fully fitted kitchen?
Private drive leading to your gite
Watch the sunset
Only 5 kms away is the beautiful village of Lautrec famous for its pink garlic
Lautrec Village has amenities such as bank, restaurant, bakers, small supermarket, cafes, pizza, etc
Castres by night - 10 kms away
Carcassonne is a lovely day out just over an hour's drive away
Lac des Montagnes, near Mazamet is only 45 minutes away
Albi is home to the largest brick built cathedral and a collection of Toulouse Lautrec's art wo
Tom and Sheda your hosts
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Overview
Rental Home -
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 2
Lautrec, Tarn, Occitanie
Gite Martinet, awarded 4 stars by the Prefecture du Tarn, is a large gite for 2 people with mezzanine floor, ensuite bedroom with a super memory foam king size bed. Luxurious Egytian Cotton Bed Linen is provided, as are Towels and even Bath Robes.
There is a spacious open plan kitchen/dining/living area, fully equipped with large fridge/freezer, washing machine, dish washer and a set of Le Creuset pans. Outside there are terraces and bbq areas.

Facilities include Satellite TV,CD,DVD and FREE WiFi. Bicycles available.

In the winter months there is a woodburning stove to keep you warm and cosy.

The nearby medieval bastide village of Lautrec has cafes, bars, shops and excellent restaurants. Aquaval outdoor swimming pool is a great day out for families. Regular summer events and free live entertainment take place in Lautrec and nearby...
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About the Owner, Tom a
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 67 %
Response Time: More than a week
Calendar Updated: 23 days ago
Listed since : Sep 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 26 reviews and 2 properties
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mrbunny28
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Lovely Gites lovely hosts lovely time! Peaceful and beautiful countryside near a happening and magic medieval walled town of Lautrec

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Management response:

Thanks Bunny for this review. We do hope you come again. Sheda and Tom

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EmptyNest...
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016 for a stay in June 2016

Tom & Sheda provided the ideal holiday for us : all of the comforts of home, plus advice & guidance on our travel plans. We genuinely felt that we were amongst friends who were ensuring that we were exposed to the best of what the Tarn area had to offer. Recommended without reservation. Tim & Lisa

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Management response:

Thank you Tim and Lisa. We thoroughly enjoyed your company and if you are near next year we would love to welcome you back. Sheda and Tom

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Jean W
Weston super Mare, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 4, 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We returned to this lovely gite for the fourth time this year and it remains perfect in every way. Our hosts, Sheda and Tom, have become friends and continue to make us feel welcome and at home. The gite is clean, comfortable and equipped to perfection. The garden is a peaceful haven and the surrounding countryside great for walking. The...

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Management response:

Thank you for this wonderful review Jean and Graham. We look forward to seeing you next September - returning to us for a 5th time! We will of course be in touch before then. Best wishes Tom and Sheda

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Secure Parking
  • Shared Yard
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The location of South Tarn Gites is rural but not far from Lautrec Village (less than 5 kms), Castres (10 kms) and Albi (30 kms) all of which have restaurants, bars, cafes and supermarkets.There is a walking and cycling trail close by (1.5kms) so ideal for discovering other hamlets and villages. Or you could just relax and stay in the large garden (7000 sq mtrs) by passing your time away birdwatching. There are golden orieles, variety of woodpeckers, nuthatch, red squirrels, etc. Too numerous to mention them all. They are attracted to the orchard as are other fauna and flora. When the fruit trees (and walnuts, hazelnuts,almonds) are ripe you are welcome to help yourself.
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
$76
€70
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Apr 1, 2017 -
Jun 2, 2017
Peak Season
1 night
$87
€80
$163
€150
$539
€495
Jul 1, 2017 -
Sep 1, 2017
High Peak Season
7 nights -- --
$604
€555
Sep 2, 2017 -
Nov 3, 2017
Peak Season
2 nights
$82
€75
$152
€140
$539
€495
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
There is a refundable damage deposit of 200.00 euros. For long term lets in the winter months, discount prices are available.
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About the neighborhood
The Tarn region as a whole is an ideal place to relax and unwind; said to be a "a little tuscany" in France. There are a variety of outdoor activities for you to choose from, such as horse-riding, golf, swimming, sailing, wind surfing, canoeing, off-road buggies, walking, cycling and nature trails, a bird sanctuary and many more.

Castres is a beautiful town built on the banks of the River Agout and is just a ten minute drive. It has a return boat trip from the centre to Parc Gourjade, where you can spend the day playing golf and park games or visit the large indoor and outdoor swimming pools and ice skating at L'Archipel. Or simply take a picnic. For art lovers, Castres has one of the largest Hispanic collections in France, at the Goya Museum in the Town Centre.

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Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Toulouse or Carcassonne: 46.6 mi
Railway: Vielmur or Castres: 6.2 mi
Ferry: Burlogne sur Mer or Calais: 559.2 mi
BY AIR FROM THE UK Toulouse (with links to/from other European airports).British Airways, Easy Jet, Flybe, Air France, Jet2,

Driving time approximately an hour Carcassonne with Ryan Air links to UK, Ireland and Belgium Driving time approximately an hour
Rodez with Ryan Air links to UK.
Driving time approximately 1.15 hours.
Car hire is available from all airports.

BY FERRY AND ROAD Accessible from UK ferry ports and takes approximately 9 hours driving from Calais, Boulougne sur Mer, St Malo or longer from Roscoff.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 62.1 mi.
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