This spacious, modern villa has one of the best locations in the area; situated on the edge of a traditional, Minervois village, there are stunning, panoramic views over vineyards and Languedoc countryside from the terrace, pool and all bedrooms.
Private pool 8.5m x 4.5m with sun-terrace. Large dining terrace with table and chairs and BBQ, all with magnificent views.
The property itself is spacious and fully equipped. Three bedrooms to sleep 7, two bathrooms (1 ensuite) and 3 WC's. Fully equipped kitchen with washing machine, dryer and dishwasher. Beamed living room with UK satellite TV.
Wi-Fi internet access.
All amenities in the village. A 2 minutes walk to café bar and two restaurants, bakery and food store. Further restaurants and shops and supermarket in neighbouring villages.
Lots to do and see in the area. Aside from the wine-tasting and lovely villages, Carcassonne and the Mediterranean beaches are only 45 minutes away.
Fully-fitted kitchen with dish-washer, washing machine and dryer. Fridge freezer, electric oven and gas hob and microwave.
Door to terrace and pool area.
Open-plan living / dining area with large dining table and chairs. TV with UK satellite channels and radio stations. DVD and CD player.
High ceiling and wood-burning stove. Lovely views and door to front terrace and pool area.
Separate WC and hand basin.
Bedroom 1, double with large ensuite WC, separate walk-in shower, bath, bidet and hand basin.
Stairs down to;
Bedroom 2, three singles.
Bedroom 3, double.
Separate bathroom with WC, walk-in shower and hand basin.
Cot and high chair.
Shaded and open dining terrace with table and chairs, BBQ.
Enclosed garden with private swimming pool 8.5m x 4.5m x 1.8m with entry stairs. Pool-side table and chairs. Sun loungers.
All with magnificent, uninterrupted views over surrounding countryside.
Private, off-road parking.
Calendar 2016 - 2017
|From||To||Weekly rental rates||Euros||Sterling *||US Dollars *|
|27/08/2016||01/10/2016||September||€ 800||£ 684||$ 893|
|29/04/2017||03/06/2017||May||€ 750||£ 641||$ 837|
|03/06/2017||01/07/2017||June||€ 800||£ 684||$ 893|
|01/07/2017||15/07/2017||early July||€ 1,000||£ 855||$ 1,116|
|15/07/2017||02/09/2017||late July & August||€ 1,350||£ 1,155||$ 1,507|
|02/09/2017||30/09/2017||September||€ 800||£ 684||$ 893|
|Refundable Security Bond||€ 300|
- * Sterling & US Dollar rates are provided only as a guide. Rentals are payable in Euros.
- Prices are for the rental of the entire property above, per week.
- Bookings run from Saturday 4:00pm to Saturday 10:00am.
- Neither Pure France nor the property owner are liable for any loss or interruption of internet service.
- No smoking in the property.
- Bookings include electricity, water, linen and towels (including pool towels).
- Pool open May 1st - end September.
The property is located on a lane on the very edge of the village of Aigues-Vives.
Aigues-Vives is situated in the Minervois vineyards between Carcassonne and Narbonne (PLEASE NOTE: there are several villages called Aigues-Vives' in this area! This Aigues-Vives is the one on the D907 road between Bize-Minervois and Minerve).
The property is 200 meters from the centre of the village which has; bakery, grocery store and general store, café-bar restaurant and a second restaurant.
Further excellent restaurants in neighbouring La Caunette and Aigne. Supermarket and even more shops and restaurants in Olonzac, 10 minutes drive.
The surrounding countryside is astoundingly beautiful. Roads lined with plane trees, shaded footpaths along the canal, vineyards as far as the eye can see.
Carcassonne 45 minutes for Ryanair airport, fantastic fortified city and cultural events, restaurants and golf.
Mediterranean beaches 45 minutes which stretch from Montpellier down to the Spanish border. Wonderful sandy beaches with tasteful entertainments and beachfront restaurants and cafés. The 'Etang de L'Ayrolle' offers some of the best windsurfing in Europe.
Wine tasting everywhere, numerous private caves and roadside vendors. Beautiful vineyards (Corbières, Minervois and Fitou) and impressive valleys and rivers. Visit the town of Limoux for its famous sparkling wine.
Don't miss the Canal du Midi for walking and cycling. Lake swimming and rafting just North of Carcassonne. Enjoy the natural springs at Aix-les-Bains and treat yourself to an extravagant lunch across the Spanish border. Or venture to Barcelona (2 hours 30 minutes) for a long weekend.
Fantastic and spectacular scenery along the Côte Vermeille and the lovely beach resorts and harbour at Collioure and Banyuls.
Historic Cathar trails throughout the region.
Large wildlife park at Sigean.
'Aqualand' water park in chic resort of Cap d'Agde.
Carcassonne airport 45 minutes.
Perpignan airport 75 minutes.
Montpellier airport 75 minutes.
Nîmes airport 95 minutes.
Toulouse airport 2 hours 15 minutes.
Girona (Spain) airport 2 hours 15 minutes.
Marseille airport 3 hours.
Barcelona (Spain) airport 3 hours 10 minutes.
« We have had a great holiday here. The house is lovely and we enjoyed exploring the local area. We loved playing in that pool overlooking the beautiful scenery. We will definitely be back. Many thanks. » Charlotte, Spencer and Isabel
« So much to do and so little time. Bons vacances to all future visitors. But for now its au revoir. » Sarah, Paul, Charlie, Matilda, Isabelle, Tony and Jenny
« Thank you to Nick and Pam for sharing your home with us and for the follow-on guests, enjoy. I dare say we'll be back. » Frankie and Chris
« We have had a splendid time here and greatly enjoyed the villa. It was very relaxing and comfortable place with incredible views over the vineyards and hill. We spent a lot of time by the pool but also explored the neighbouring sights - Roquebrun was great fun, and we also liked Minerve and managed to get down to the coast at Cabaues-les-Fleury. » Stephen and Eleonor
« I have had one of the best holiday ever here. The weather was perfect and the pool cooled us down and provided a great source of entertainment. The beds were so comfy they got us ready for the next day. The bakery only a few minutes walk from here provided some delicious fresh bread each morning. » Emma, Julia and Andy
« Can't really add to what's said before, but totally agree the house is a perfect home from home and is a great base for a fantastic holiday. » Adrian, May and Ann
« A fantastic two week stay. The house is extremely homely and comfortable with more than enough room for four adults and threes kids. The pool is a great size for family fun - adults and kids alike made the most of it. » Justin and Joy