1st October - 29th October 2016.
This spacious, family home sits on the edge of the lovely village of Bessan, just 15 minutes from the sandy beaches of the Mediterranean coast.
Walking distance to the village (10 minutes) with café bar, two restaurants, grocery store, pharmacy and bakery. Large supermarket less than 5 minutes drive away.
3 bedrooms to sleep 6, fully fitted kitchen with dishwasher, washing machine and dryer.
Huge garden (1700 m²) with extensive lawn and private heated pool, 10m x 4m with steps. Large sun terrace and two shaded, dining terraces.
Private drive and table tennis.
Pézenas town only 10 minutes away with 4 supermarkets and numerous café bars and restaurants. Many cultural events and old, winding streets with traditional shops.
Note; 5% discount for 2 week bookings during June-September (please enquire for other periods).
Fitted kitchen with dishwasher, oven and hob, American fridge freezer, microwave. Breakfast table and door to terrace.
Laundry room with washing machine, tumble drier and small fridge.
Open plan, living / dining room. Dining table and chairs, fireplace, TV with DVD, UK news channels, video and CD player. 3 sets of French windows to terrace.
Separate WC and hand basin.
Bedroom 1, double.
Bedroom 2, double.
Bedroom 3, two singles.
Separate bathroom with corner bath / shower, separate shower and twin hand basins.
Large garden of 1,700 m² with lawn, flowers, plants and mature trees.
Dining terrace (shaded) outside kitchen with small fridge, table and chairs.
Private heated pool 10m x 4m with steps.
Sun terrace with loungers.
Shaded, poolside terrace with dining table and chairs. BBQ.
Private drive with plenty of car-park space.
Calendar 2016 - 2017
|From||To||Weekly rental rates||Euros||Sterling *||US Dollars *|
|24/09/2016||29/10/2016||October||€ 910||£ 778||$ 1,016|
|01/04/2017||27/05/2017||April & May||€ 910||£ 778||$ 1,016|
|27/05/2017||24/06/2017||late May to early June||€ 995||£ 851||$ 1,110|
|24/06/2017||01/07/2017||late June||€ 1,290||£ 1,103||$ 1,440|
|01/07/2017||02/09/2017||July & August||€ 1,875||£ 1,604||$ 2,093|
|02/09/2017||30/09/2017||September||€ 995||£ 851||$ 1,110|
|30/09/2017||28/10/2017||October||€ 910||£ 778||$ 1,016|
|Special offer||10% DISCOUNT
1st October - 29th October 2016.
- * 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 5:00pm to Saturday 10:00am.
- Security deposit of 400 Euros cash payable to the housekeeper upon arrival. Fully refundable (if no damages or breakages) prior to departure.
- 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 (not beach towels).
The property lies off a single lane road in a residential area on the edge of the village of Bessan, (not to be confused with nearby Bassan!)
Bessan is a picturesque, traditional village with all amenities within an easy 10 minutes walk or 1 minute drive; bakery, grocery store, café bar, pharmacy and two restaurants. Large supermarket less than 5 minutes drive.
Street market every Tuesday and Sunday morning.
Mediterranean coast, less than 15 minutes drive (Vias Plage) with sandy beaches and many restaurants, café bars and amusements for children of all ages.
Pézenas, 10 minutes, is a beautiful town with numerous pavement cafés dozens of excellent, traditional restaurants. 4 supermarkets to choose from.
Don't miss the famous Saturday market that spills into the streets from daybreak and lasts all day. Discover the many artisan shops in the old quarter, and the kilometer-long stretch of antique and bric-a-brac (brocante) stores.
Marseillan Plage and Sérignan Plage foffer good options for quieter beaches, Cap d'Agde for all the entertainments, chic shopping and activities. Here you'll find golf, huge water park, 'Aqualand' (for both children and adults), water sports, boat trips, further restaurants and the Marine Aquarium.
Béziers and Montpellier offer excellent shopping and hypermarkets. Béziers has possibly the best flower market (Fridays) on the Mediterranean coast.
Discover the ocean of vineyards for superb wine-tasting or discover more about the famous Southern French aperitif 'pastis' at the Paul Ricard plant in Bessan. Alternatively, the Noilly Prat museum and guided tour of the factory is in Marseillan.
Superb hiking just miles from Pézenas on the Mourgettes footpath, or take a picnic to Lake Salagou for wonderful fresh-water swimming and water sports.
The Gorges d'Héric in the Languedoc National Park offers astounding scenery that will make you forget you are so close to the Mediterranean coast. Head East and don't miss the Pont du Gard on a day trip to Provence; Avignon, Arles and the pink flamingos and white horses in the Camargue. Head West to experience the giant and imposing fortified city of Carcassonne. Alternatively, the beautiful Côte Vermeille and its charming beaches in the shadow of the Pyrénées.
The Spanish border lies just 90 minutes from Pézenas, spend a long weekend in Barcelona (2½ hours).
« It was our second stay here. The house is great et the children love the swimming pool.
The house is beautiful and clean.
We had a great holiday. Thank you so much and see you soon!!! » Karla, Andrew, Allie et Jack (UK)
« The pool was fantastic, the holiday was great We will come back again.
Thank you. » Katharina, Andrew, Gabriel and Karoline (Germany)
« We spent a wonderful holiday in Bessan and in your splendid house. We have been to the local market in Bessan. Pezenas is superb, we tasted wine at the Domaine Pal Mas and pancakes at La Riposte in Agde - both worth a visit. The children would have enjoyed the pool until midnight if only we had allowed them. We are very sad to leave and would be happy to come back. » Joseph ,Nathalie, Nicole ,Louis et Felix Ashwell
« It is our third visit and it's always a great pleasure to come back. We enjoyed the pool more than ever! Beautiful house, nice weather, perfect holiday. Thank you, we will come back once more. » Sally ,Richard Amder, William Stephen
« We have had a very relaxing week. We did many things and are full of energy again.
Thank you for your hospitality and your house so welcoming and clean. » James ,Lucy ,Anna et Lauren (Solcombe, UK)
« Super two weeks at this lovely villa. Fantastic location to explore the area Marseillan.
Meze a must, great lunch at Noilly Prat, coffee in Meze.
We spent many happy hours in the great waterpool.
Thank you. » Michele, Andy and Jade
« Fantastic week. It was a real pleasure to go outdoors. We really liked le Graud d'Agde, St Guillem Le Desert and Collioure, the Hacienda in Pézenas and the market nearby, the excellent Violis on the beach. There is everything for a good holiday near the property. » Trevor, Diane & Waite.
« We have spent an enjoyable fortnight here in Bessan.
The house was comfortable and peaceful. The weather has been beautiful during our whole stay, unlike it is in the UK! We enjoyed the neighbouring towns, especially Agde.
We will remember this holiday and do not want to come back home this afternoon.
Many thanks. » Tony & Daphné, (Stafford, UK)
« The owner has welcome us warmly. Her open plan house is very nice. The pool is very large and we can really swim. For families the house is handy and there are pool toys and balloons.
We have spent an enjoyable week at the property. » Xavier P. (France)
« A very pleasant quiet house for a family stay. The children have enjoyed the very nice garden, the ball & racket games. The terrace is lovely for meals. The house is ideally designed for a quiet and serene indoor space. We enjoyed the excursions in the region and our tennis tournament. » Virginie, Charly, Thomas and Papy Paul
« We felt very comfortable here in this house with the beautiful garden & pool.
Peacefulness, rest & relaxation - What more would you want?
We particularly appreciated how attentive and helpful people were in Bessan & Agde as we needed help for our little Leah.
We have greatly enjoyed our time, recovered and will definitely come back.
Many thanks. Merci beaucoup. » Thomas, Anke, Lisa, Mia and Leah
« Our stay here has been most enjoyable. The villa is very comfortable and a pleasant mixture of modern and antique décor. The pool has been used every day, even though the weather has become a little cooler at the end of September. Bessan is well situated for visiting lots of interesting places. We have been made to feel must welcome by Libeth » Lete and Jan
« We have taken our holidays in France in all regions for 12 years. This gite is in the top two. The facilities and location are ideal. We have enjoyed a very relaxing holiday. Many thanks. Best weather ever! » Rick and Sheila
« We have spent a perfect holiday in Bessan. The house is very beautiful, the children enjoyed the pool everyday. We particularly liked Uzès and Pézenas which really are beautiful towns.
Thanks again. See you soon. » Carol ,Evan, Grace, and Angus from Scotland
« Like the previous years, the two weeks at the villa have been wonderful! The house is wonderful, the pool and the closeness to the sea are great. We will certainly be back again. » Mannhein family