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Portal De La Forca - Joch - Free Wifi, Magnificent Mountain Views !! Sleeps 5,

Portal de la Força, part of the ancient castle gate house
Portal de la Força, part of the ancient castle gate house
Joch from a distance, we are the house in the centre of the photo with the arch.
Elegant double bedroom on the second floor
Comfortable sitting area in the open plan living room.  CD player, books and games, Free Wifi
Open plan kitchen with breakfast bar
Master bedroom, fluffy towels and crisp freshly laundered linen
Master bedroom, we pride ourselves on attention to detail and cleanliness
Second floor bedroom with fabulous views across rooftops to the mountains
A quiet corner on the window seat, ideal place to curl up with a good book
Well equipped kitchen, ideal whether you are preparing a snack lunch or a gourmet dinner
Large fridge freezer with spare fridge next to the terrace to keep the wine and beers really cold!
Master bedroom en suite bathroom, antique vanity unit with marble top
Bathroom no. 2 on the second floor, shower, WC and hand basin.
Single bedroom, looking out to the narrow street below
Breakfast bar, great place for those who like to chat and cook together.
Roof terrace with amazing panoramic mountain views.
Amazing panoramic views over the roof tops to the lake at Vinça and the mountains beyond
Portal de la Força, part of the ancient castle gate house
Vinça lake and beach area, great for all the family.  Swimming, picnics and childrens play area
Collioure one of many picturesque mediterranean seaside resorts
Festivals and events in Joch and surrounding towns and villages throughout the year
Villefranche de Conflent Medieval walled town and home of the Little Yellow Train
Master bedroom, breakfast in bed?
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3 Bedrooms, 2 Bathrooms, Sleeps 5
Vinca, Pyrenees-Orientales, Occitanie
New for 2017 Free Wifi

Formerly part of the ancient château, this character stone property has been meticulously restored to the highest standard and now affords elegant, well equipped accommodation for up to 5 people.

The open plan kitchen/sitting room is triple aspect and opens onto a small courtyard at the front - ideal for a morning coffee. There is a breakfast bar and also a comfortable seating area.

A winding staircase leads you to the first double bedroom which has en suite facilities and two sets of French doors opening onto front facing Juliet balconies. Continuing up there is another front facing double bedroom, a small side facing single and a second shower room with WC. (The bedroom layout affords a high degree of privacy and is ideal for a two couples sharing or a family.)

On the next floor is the crowning glory- a fabulo...
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About the Owner, Julie W
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 93 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 9 days ago
Listed since : Feb 2014
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  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (5)
  • Dishwasher
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Queen Beds:(2)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Please let us know if you have any breakages or malfunctions as they happen so that we are able to keep everything in good working order. Please leave the house in a good clean...
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 5 nights
Jun 10, 2017 -
Jul 7, 2017
5 nights
Jul 8, 2017 -
Aug 25, 2017
5 nights
Aug 26, 2017 -
Sep 8, 2017
5 nights
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
Please note when comparing prices that our price includes all utilities, bed linen and towels, we do not charge an end of stay cleaning fee.

Changeover day is normally a Saturday in high season but we will be flexible where possible. Mid week changeovers can usually be arranged outside of peak season to take advantage of cheap flights.

Discounts may available for periods longer than two weeks and for return bookings. We do not usually let for periods of less than one week but will consider it if does not affect other bookings -please ask.

A 25% non-refundable deposit is required on bookings and the balance is due 4 weeks before the first day of the holiday.

We accept payment in Sterling or in Euros, direct to UK or French account. We also accept payments by PayPal, in cash, or by cheque. Other methods of payment and currencies considered, please ask.
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About the neighborhood
Situated in a prominent position in an extremely well maintained "Village Fleurie" this beautiful stone gate house offers outstanding views of the olive groves & orchards of the Tet Valley.

Joch is a medieval hill village through which mountain streams run alongside it flower filled, cobbled streets.

Lovely sandy beaches and old fishing ports such as Collioure, on the Mediterranean sea, are within easy reach (approx. 45 mins) .

There are numerous Abbeys, Monasteries and Cathar Castles to explore as the UNESCO World Heritage site of Villefranche de Conflent just 20 mins away
Getting around
Local transport, trains and buses are subsidised only 1 euro per journey. So why not take the train to Perpignan and have a relaxing day in the capital of the department.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Perpignan: 28.0 mi
Railway: Vinca, trains 1€ per journey!: 1.9 mi
By Air - Portal de la Força is accessible from several local airports served by the budget airlines, who also have some very cheap rates for rental periods outside main holiday times. A car is essential in this area, but rental cars are readily available at all airports.

Flights available to Perpignan, Carcassonne, Beziers, Montpellier, Girona (Spain), Toulouse and Barcelona (Spain).

If you would like any more information or help with flights, please contact us

By Rail - Eurostar trains from the new St Pancras station connect with TGV trains to Perpignan. You can hire a car at Perpignan train station

Driving - Calais to Perpignan is approximately 700 miles and can be completed in 1 or 2 days depending on whether you would like to take a more leisurely drive and take in some of the hi...
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: 1.9 mi.
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