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La Mariete

35 reviews
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Living Area
Dining Area
Views from pool decking
View of pool, patio and gite
The bridge at Millau
Carcassonne old city
one of the gorges
The gorge
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1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, Aude, Occitanie
In Esperaza, a lovely village 45 minutes from Carcassonne. This apartment has been refurbished to a high standard. It has everything you could need so as soon as you arrive you can relax and enjoy your well earned break. The apartment has ONE bedroom that can be made into a twin or double, with wash basin, wardrobe and chair. There is a separate shower and toilet. The main room has a fitted kitchen, a dining area which seats 4 and a living area with a comfortable sofa bed and chair. There is a screened off wash basin in case there are 4 people. We have TV (all free channels including BBC & ITV) with video and DVD player, a radio and CD/MP3 player. We have several videos and DVDs you can borrow.

The bedroom and main room lead onto a private terrace with table and chairs and sun loungers. There is a bar-b-que area for you to enjoy wi...
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Listing #HL14551
About the Owner
Rose R
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Interaction with guests
I am normally around to welcome guests and show them round. The apartment is completely private but I am available to offer advice on places to go, restaurants or any other questions on the area.
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Reviewed 30 September 2017

We arrived early evening and Rose very kindly picked my husband and me up from the bus station and took us to the Gite. Accommodation was very clean and well fitted out with everything needed to make our holiday. The Gite was an enjoyable 12...More

1  Thank laurence gordon b
Terry R, VR Owner at La Mariete, responded to this reviewResponded 2 October 2017

Glad you had a good time and yes a car is a good idea s there is so much to see in the area.

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner had a wonderful stay here! So spacious and breathtaking views of which the pictures can't do it justice. Lots to do in the area we just wish we had more time! Rose was so helpful and kind during our stay. We...More

Thank Chanel D
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Reviewed 23 June 2017

Everything I read on the previous reviews proved to be spot on. Rose is a brilliant host! The area has much to offer and the cite is only half an hour from Carcassonne.

1  Thank citybreaka
Terry R, VR Owner at La Mariete, responded to this reviewResponded 6 July 2017

Thanks for the kind review. Hope to see you again soon. Rose

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The cooker is a mini fan oven. We have a cot, high chair, changing mat and baby bath available if required.

The two king size bed can be made into two singles.

We supply tea, coffee, sugar, loo rolls and toiletries to start you off.
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Our drive is quite steep so walking into the village is not a problem but you need to be fairly fit.
We do allow smoking on the terrace.
    1 Shower
    1 Sofa
    1 Queen
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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 Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
GBP 54
23 Jun 2018 -
29 Sep 2018
3 nights
GBP 67
GBP 470
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Australian 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
We will consider lets of less than one week.
Payments can be made in sterling or euros. Payment can be made by PayPal or by bank transfer.
No additional costs, price includes linen, towels and electric. In season we supply pool towels.
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About the neighbourhood
Esperaza is a quiet village with the river Aude running through it. You can easily walk into the village with its mini market, bakers ,butchers, post office and chemists. There are also bars, restaurants and a train station. On Sundays the village comes alive with Sunday market, well known in the area. Here you can get all your local produce and try the local cheeses and honey and wine.

In Esperaza we have a dinosaur museum, a hat museum and a honey museum. There are several Pyreneean walks in this area and one goes right past the house.

We are 40 minutes from Carcassonne where you can visit the medieval city, take a boat on the Canal du Midi or have a round of golf.

Through July to September all the local villages have their fetes, with music & dancing. There are many evening marke...
Getting around
There is a bus service in the village but buses are not very frequent.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Carcassonne: 35.0 km
Railway: Esperaza: 0.5 km
Fly to Carcassonne, Perpignan or Toulouse. We are 40 minutes from Carcassonne airport and one hour 10 minutes from Perpignan and about one hour 45 minutes from Toulouse.
Cheap flights and car hire with Ryannair, Flybe and Easijet.

For detailed instructions from all airports or if you are driving please contact us with your travel plans and we will e-mail them to you .
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: 120.0 km.
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