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Hortensia Cottage

Hortensia Cottage
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3 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Siran, Herault, Occitanie
On the edge of the charming village of Siran in the Parc Naturel Régional du Haut-Languedoc close to Carcassonne, Hortensia Cottage is tucked away in a quiet corner, within easy walking distance of the village centre. Hortensia Cottage is an old stone cottage with 3 bedrooms & 2 bathrooms & 2 totally private walled courtyards to the front & rear, where jasmine & hydrangea grow. Both courtyards are equipped with garden furniture.

The interior of the cottage is pleasantly furnished, in harmony with its village setting. The cottage has a pleasant lounge area with wood burning stove, satellite TV & DVD player. Off the lounge area is a fully fitted modern kitchen/dining area with full oven & hob, dishwasher, microwave & all crockery & utensils. From the kitchen, french doors lead out on to the secluded rear wa...
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Listing #HL88622
About the Owner
Kevin W
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2009
Interaction with guests
English speaking property managers reside in a nearby village and will be available to assist with any queries or problems during your stay.
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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place in a picturesque French village Siran. We have stayed here before and will keep going back. Think of your dream typically French holiday. The village amenities could not be more convenient. Bar shop bulongarie. Views of the black mountains and Pyrenees. Vineyards at...More

Thank angelajanem18
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The cottage was perfect in every way. We were a family of 3 generations and the cottage couldn't have been better for us all. The outside space was safe and secure for our 20 month old grandson. Booking was efficient and Kevin answered even some...More

Thank krwright
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Lovely traditional stone house which has all modern amenities. There are two secluded areas to sit outside for alfresco dining. Siran has to offer a small well stocked shop, bakery and bar all of which are a good standard, the people are friendly and there...More

Thank Charles F
jandkwright, VR Owner at Hortensia Cottage, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Thank you for your review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at Hortensia Cottage and look forward to you returning in the not too distant future.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Some pets may be allowed by prior arrangement.
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    2 Fulls
    1 Crib
    1 Queen
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$367 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
10% deposit secures all bookings. A refundable £200.00 security deposit is required for all bookings which is held as security against any damage & excessive utility bills. The security deposit will be refunded within 21 days of your departure, subject to a satisfactory inspection of the property & reasonable utility consumption.
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About the neighbourhood
Siran is situated on the Cathar trail & has many fortified towns, villages, chateaux & citadels close by. In the surrounding hills you can enjoy horse riding or even white water rafting. The Mediterranean coast is just a short drive away. Also just a short drive away is the excellent fortified city of Carcassonne where in addition to the medieval walled city there is a leisure lake with manmade beach & life guard supervised swimming. An excellent location for families to enjoy a day out. The capital of the region is the town of Olonzac which is just 10 minutes away & where there is a lively market every Tuesday. The village is surrounded by vineyards, many of which are open to the public for wine tours & tasting.
Getting around
We can arrange an organised tour of the local vineyards which includes pick up & drop off at Hortensia Cottage, wine tastings & a meal. Full details available on request. There are many paths a trails in the area for walkers. Alternatively, for the more adventurous Andorra is approximately 2 hour drive away with its many mountain & lake walks & hikes. Ideal for a day trip, Barcelona is 2 & a half hours away by car or why not take the train from nearby Narbonne?
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Carcassonne: 30.0 km
Railway: Carcassonne: 30.0 km
Daily Ryanair flights from Stansted, East Midlands, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow, Dublin & Cork to Carcassonne airport which is just 30 minutes drive away from Siran. There are also regular flights to Bezier, Montpellier, Toulouse and Perpignan airports which are all close by. Alternatively you can fly from almost any UK airport to Girona with Ryanair or Easyjet which is 1 hour 30 minutes away. The Channel Tunnel and main northern France ferry ports are a 10 to 12 hour drive away. There is car hire at Carcassonne airport with Hertz. We would also recommend Rentalcars.
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: 30.0 km.
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