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Charming Studio Apartment With Terrace Overlooking Entrance To Port

Overview

Property

Updated: 13-Mar-2017
  • Sleeps 2
  • 0 Bedrooms
  • 0 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Internet
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

About the property

Studio Apt, 30m² Inc Terrace, Sleeps 2, Large Shower, Wc And Kitchenette

Overlooking the entrance to fishing port and hillside vineyards beyond, this fully equipped studio apartment has been created by British designer-owner to maximise comfort and privacy. It“s located in a quiet residential area only five minutes walk from the village centre, restaurants and shops. Numerous beaches and the Pyrenees are minutes away, the Dali museum in Figueras, and Barcelona, are within easy driving distance. The kitchen area includes a microwave, toaster and kettle as well as hob and refrigerator. The bathroom has a large mosaic tiled shower. The living area has French windows opening onto the terrace. There is a king size double bed and dining table with wicker armchairs. All linens are included. Sleeps 2. Sorry no pets or children. Smoking okay on terrace. Safe parking. Nearest airport, Perpignan (35 min) Girona, Spain (1hr 15 mins).

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Zara Nutting
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
13 March, 2017

3 Reviews

5/5 -
(3 traveller reviews)

5

Time Flies When You're Having Fun

  • 5 of 5

Spent a wonderful month here. The studio was lovely - tastefully decorated, had everything I needed and the pull out couch was very comfortable for sleeping. I spent many mornings on the terrace with my tea. The street is quiet and an easy walk into town. The owner is friendly and helpful. I would definitely recommend this studio for a place to stay in Port Vendres.

  • Review Submitted: Apr 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Karen. Hope to see you again.
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5

Great location, great value, highly recommended

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was equipped with everything you could need down to the most thoughtful details. Even milk in the fridge on arrival and fresh flowers on the table.

The bed was comfy, the shower actually worked properly and it was lots of fun to watch the comings and goings in the busy port below. We had a wonderful week.

  • Review Submitted: May 12, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Très agréable séjour.

  • 5 of 5

Studio propre et accueillant. Terrasse très agréable. Quartier calme. Bon emplacement, qui permet de tout faire à pied ; courses, départs pour les excursions, bateau, bus à 1€... Accueil chaleureux de la propriétaire : bouteille de rosé, baguette fraîche. Ventilateur dans le studio très apprécié. Location à recommander.

  • Review Submitted: Jul 25, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Perpignan at 39 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Quai Forgas at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Saint Cyprien at 18 Kilometres Nearest Train : Port Vendres at 1.5 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A 9 at 30 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Quai du Fanal, and numerous on Quai Forgas at 0.3 Kilometres Nearest Ski : Les Angles, Pyrenées 2000, Font Romeu at 97 Kilometres Nearest Beach : La Jetée at 2 Kilometres Car: recommended

The apartment is situated just a few paces from the Fanal lighthouse at the entrance to the port.

Port Vendres is the only natural port along the Côte Vermeille. Known since the 6th century BC by the Greeks as Port Veneris, Port Vendres is rich in maritime history. Now it is not only a deep-water commercial port, with regular cargoes from North Africa, but also a fishing harbour and yachting marina working all year round.

With its pebbled and sandy beaches and creeks, it offers every seaside leisure activity. (scuba diving, canoeing, deep sea fishing, boating etc). The bay of Paulilles (at 3km in the direction of Banyuls) consists of three beaches and the exotic gardens and museum of the dynamite factory created by Nobel in the19th Century. The Côte Vermeille is the first and only exclusively maritime natural reserve of France; it covers 650 hectares of sea and stretches out along 6 km of coast. A divers and snorkellers paradise...

Set on the magnificent rocky slopes overlooking Port-Vendres are the prestigious vineyards of Banyuls, and Collioure ideal for walkers or mountain bikers.

Collioure, 2 km down the road, is famous for the numerous artists that made it their home, Matisse and Derain founders of the favourite movement, Picasso, Dufy, and Chagall, a charmingly picturesque village it is a must on any visit to the region as is Ceret another artists village in the foothills of the Pyrenees.

At less than 2 hours by car, you can also visit many major tourist sites: the “Cathar castles”, Carcassonne, Cadaquès or the Dali museum in Figueras (Spain), and even Barcelona is just over 2hrs drive. You can also take the yellow train, a 63km journey with staggering views in the heart of the Pyrenees to the highest French railway station.

And if all this sounds a bit exhausting just relax and enjoy the food and wine in Port Vendres numerous quayside restaurants, or buy your fish straight off the boat or at the fish market and ‘faites vous plaisir’

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

Convert Currency
Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
March April
25 Feb 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£303
for 7 nights
£303
 
 
May
29 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£347
for 7 nights
£347
 
 
June
3 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£390
for 7 nights
£390
 
 
July August
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£433
for 7 nights
£433
 
 
Sept
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£390
for 7 nights
£390
 
 
October
30 Sep 2017 - 27 Oct 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£347
for 7 nights
£347
 
 
November December
28 Oct 2017 - 30 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
£303
for 7 nights
£303
 

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 13-Mar-2017
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Facilities

Property Type

  • apartment

General

  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided

Kitchen

  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster

Dining

  • Dining Area

Entertainment

  • Books
  • Stereo
  • Television

Suitability

  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • village
  • waterfront

Attractions

  • bay
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 27 m²

Bedrooms

  • Studio, Sleeps 2

Outside

  • Terrace

Meals

  • Self-catering

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