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Mas Rouby - stunning 200 year old farmhouse, pool

Farmhouse -
5 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Vinca, Pyrenees-Orientales, Occitanie
Mas Rouby is a lovely detached stone Mas (Catalan farmhouse), built 1800. It is situated on the edge of the medieval village of Joch and surrounded by peach and cherry orchards. The house has stunning views across the orchards to Mount Canigou, a mountain with symbolic significance to the Catalan people.

The house is built over 3 floors plus cellars and benefits from a large kitchen/diner of 37 sq.m (400 sq.ft), a comfortable living room with a wood-burning stove. comfortable sofas, log burner, desk. We have TV, wifi, bluray DVD player and bluetooth speaker system.

There is a large selection of games for those cooler winter months.

On the first and second floor are 5 spacious bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (1 en-suite) and a shower room.

The cellar has been converted to provide a useful utility/boiler room.

The character of the house is...
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Listing #HL5541072
About the Manager
Julie Waldren (Property Manager Lets Holiday France)
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:July 2009
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Reviewed 25 August 2016

We visited Mas Rouby as an extended family of 10 including 4 granchildren and can thoroughly recommend it. It is as luxurious and fully equipped as described and the pool and WiFi (of course) are the very welcome star features. There is plenty to do...More

Date of stay: August 2016
1  Thank Warwick and Pat J
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

We absolutely loved Mas Rouby. The house is exquisitely decorated in a contemporary style with a stylish twist in every room. It is superbly equipped and incredibly spacious and comfortable for a large family or groups of friends.

Date of stay: April 2016
1  Thank sarah_daly21
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Reviewed 4 January 2016

My husband and I had a fabulous holiday at Mas Rouby with friends. The house is beautiful with spacious rooms, comfortable beds and luxurious bathrooms. The kitchen was perfectly equipped for cooking delicious meals with our treasure from the local markets. Everything about this place...More

Date of stay: April 2014
1  Thank Hillcott
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Sofa Beds:(2)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    1 Half bath
    1 Shower
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Crib
    1 Full
    3 Twins
    2 Sofas
    1 King
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$439 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighbourhood
Joch is a medieval hill village through which mountain streams run alongside it's flower filled cobbled streets. It is also a 'Village Fleurie', with many beautiful walks and hikes in the surrounding countryside which offer outstanding views of the olive groves and orchards of the Têt Valley. Springtime is stunning when there are fields and fields of peach trees and cherry trees all in bloom, creating a fantastic pink carpet to the Conflent valley.

Mas Rouby offers an excellent base for touring the area and many places of interest. Just a few sites of interest within easy driving distance:-

Lovely sandy beaches and old fishing ports such as Collioure, on the Mediterranean Sea, are within easy reach (approx. 55 mins) .

There are numerous Abbeys, Monasteries and Cathar Castl...
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How to get there
Airport: Perpignan: 40.0 km
Railway: Vinça: 3.0 km
Fly to Perpignan and Mas Rouby is only 35 minutes drive.

Alternatively fly to (in order of closeness)Girona, Carcassonne, Béziers, Montpellier, Barcelona, Toulouse or Nimes, using a number of airlines including low-cost Ryanair, easyJet, Monarch etc. For help choosing the best flights and routes call us and we will be happy to do a search.

Major car rental companies have desks at all the airports.

Drive from Perpignan on the RN116 (direction Andorra) head for Prades, you will see signs for Vinça and then Joch. We will send you full address and directions to help you find the Villa.

There is a shuttle service from Perpignan Airport to Perpignan's Bus and Train station, where there are regular trains and buses to Vinça. From there the house is only a short taxi ride, we can arrang...
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: 50.0 km.
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