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Historic 12th Century Chateau de Boussagues, Unique Self-Contained Apartment

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Property type castle
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Self-Contained Apartment in Historic Castle, Boussagues, Nr Bedarieux - Peaceful, Get-Away-From-It-All Holiday - No Children

This is a unique opportunity to stay in a medieval castle. The 12th century Chateau dominates the village of Boussagues. It is extremely spacious and comfortable (1200 sq feet) with a wonderful atmosphere. There is a master bedroom with a 12th century vaulted ceiling & a large 16th century fireplace and floor, there are French doors onto the courtyard. The 2nd bedroom is slightly smaller with exposed stone walls and 12th century flagstone floor. Between the bedrooms there is a modern shower-room, with hydrocabinet and WC, retaining original flagstones. The sitting room was the Great Hall, it has exposed stone walls, original flagstone floor and fireplace with a coat of arms from the 16th century above, it is furnished with antique furniture. There is also a large kitchen, with beamed ceiling and all modern appliances It has French doors onto the courtyard. Outside is the courtyard with BBQ and eating area. There is a 8 x 4 meter heated pool.


Owner
Erik Harlaut
Member since: 2005
Speaks English, French, Swedish
Calendar last updated:
24 April, 2017

About Erik Harlaut

Erik & Anette Harlaut

Guestbook comments from the owner

'We are enraptured by the whole experience and feel like Lord Derek and Lady Jane. The whole ambiance of this beautiful place- renové avec gout - has exceeded all our expectations and the friendly genial company just made it perfect.'



'Days filled with sun like gold and evenings filled with wine. There could not be a better place to have such a fine time. Dreams can come true if only for a short time' -Kraig and Susan. Seattle Washington.



'Thank you for a wonderful week. The setting is beautiful and it felt so like home that we are struggling to leave. Feels like we have been away for months, we are so relaxed. We promise to recommend it far and wide' - Mark and Michelle. Geneva.



'Thanks for the most relaxing holiday we have ever had, lovely apartment, lovely Chateau, Great time, all the stress lines have disappeared' - Biddy and Arthur. Warwickshire.
Oct 2005
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday castle in La Tour-sur-Orb in Herault

Property Type:
  • castle
Meals:
  • Self-catering
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • En-suite shower room separates the 2 bedrooms. There is a mixture of ancient and modern, while retaining the original flagstones and some stone walls there is modern hydrocabinet, vanity unit and toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 (200 sq feet) with double bed in 12th century room with 7 metre high arches, 16th century fireplace, french doors to courtyard. Bedroom 2 (160 sq feet) with double bed, 12th century flagstone floor beamed ceiling and views over the village.
Entertainment:
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Terrace
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
Notes:
Notes on accommodation: This apartment was the main accommodation of the castle and has a wonderful atmosphere, the living room was the great hall of the castle where many banquets would have been held. If you are a lover of old stones and history then we are sure you will love this. Air-conditioning is not needed as the walls are 4ft thick and keep out the heat. During the winter there is central heating and a log fire. Please note that under 20 year are not accepted. Outside: There is a courtyard outside the apartment with table and chairs and BBQ. There is a 8 x 4 meter heated pool shared by one other apartment. Access to gym, boule terrain. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: One set bed linen, towels, pool towels and bathrobes are provided for each bedroom. There will be a 'Welcome Pack' of bread, cheese, wine when you arrive. Other: See our website link at the bottom of this page for lots more photos and info on the castle and the village. I am sorry but we do not accept anyone under 20. There is a 8 x 4 meter pool. Unlimited wifi internet. See also our apartment no. FR 543

Reviews

5/5 -
(1 traveller reviews)

Farnham, surrey
5

Excellent

  • 5 of 5

I highly recommend this location for touring this part of France. The castle is beautiful and equipped perfectly for a relaxing stay. The owners are charming and we will be going again. A car is essential, however!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 27, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2013
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and welcome back/ BR Erik H
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£686
for 7 nights
£686
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
A deposit of 30% is required with the balance payable 8 weeks prior to arrival.
Please note: We only accept bookings from Saturday to Saturday during the high season - (1 April - 30 September).
We accept bookings for long weekends and short breaks during the low season.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday. Check-in is between 4pm and 6pm and Checkout before 10am.

Notes on prices:
Prices shown are for the property per week in € euro. Electricity, linen, towels, pool towels and bathrobes included. You can buy x-final cleaning if required € 50

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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