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Luxury Villa With Pool



Updated: 09-Oct-2016
Villa in Laroque des Alberes, Pyrenees Orientales - Beautiful Location Overlooking Mount Canigou

This large, spacious villa is conveniently situated between the village's of Sorede and Laroque des Alberes. Just a ten minute walk will bring you to the centre of Sorede where you will be able to choose from numerous bars, restaurants and shops and only a 15-20 minute walk in to the village of Laroque where there is also a good choice of bars and restaurants. The villa is furnished and equipped to a very high standard offering a large private pool with spacious terraces and an enclosed garden making it ideal for small children. Just a ten minute drive away from the Mediterranean and the beaches at Argeles sur mer this area is ideal for walking, cycling and water sports. A great villa for a family holiday.

  • Sleeps 12
  • 6 Bedrooms
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Hi, I have looked after this villa for fifteen years for the previous and current owners. They live in the UK and this is their holiday home so I know this property very well, I have met some amazing people over the years, this is a part of the job that I enjoy immensely, ensuring that everyone has a great holiday.

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Speaks English, French

4 Reviews

based on 4 holidaymaker reviews


A splendid, large villa in an ideal setting

  • 5 of 5

As expected, our party of 9 adults had a fabulous week. With 30C+ days the large pool was ideal, offering various inflatables and a pump.

The house was large, clean and well maintained, and Denise was more than helpful. We’ll certainly be recommending this experience.

As well as the local villages and coast, we enjoyed:

• The nearby tortoise valley

• Jetskiing at St Cyprien

• Canyoning water park, minigolf and high ropes at Argeles

• Sea kayaking with Blue Bear

We ate out 5 times, and felt spoilt for choice on local and coastal restaurants.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Superb villa in great location

  • 5 of 5

Just returned from a lovely week with all our family in this super villa.It lived up to all our expectations and everything was of a high standard.The villa was clean and well maintained with adequate space for 11of us.

Great use was made of good sized pool and games room. The location was excellent with the lovely villages of Sorede and La Roque easily accessible and good beaches 15 minutes away. Denise was very helpful and ensured everything was to our satisfaction.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 11, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Its always great to hear such positive feedback from guests and I am so pleased that you all had a really enjoyable holiday at the villa in Laroque des Alberes. You are quite right that the location is excellent as you have a choice of two villages offering numerous restaurants and bars and local shops. You also have the beautiful backdrop of the Alberes hills and the Pyrenees. Please come back and visit again soon !
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High quality villa

  • 5 of 5

We had a fantastic stay in the house and we were really pleased with the overall quality. Nothing missing, very nice pool with lots of sun beds and play stuff, well assorted kitchen for two families, nice terraces, aircon in all rooms, table tennis, plenty of towels and linen, relatively close to center of Sorede which has a very cozy town center. We felt very safe in the hands of Denise organizing the practical issues including money transfer not to forget Stephen the pool guy who came 3 times in our 10 days stay to clean the pool. Thank you for organizing and send our best regards and thanks to the owners :-)

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased that you all enjoyed your holiday at the villa in Laroque. Its a great villa for large groups like yours with lots of space inside and out and lots of bedrooms and bathrooms. It has the added benefit of being in walking distance to two villages so lots of choice for eating and drinking. It was a pleasure to deal with you all.
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  • 5 of 5

Just returned from 2 weeks away. The property was perfect for our party of 6 adults and 6 children and very well equiped. The beautiful location allowed a few rides, runs and walks by various members of the party. The house was clean and perfectly prepared by Denise and the pool a good size.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 31, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So pleased that you all enjoyed your holiday at the villa in Laroque des Alberes it is a great family holiday villa. Hope that you can come back and visit us again soon.
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From the Owner

As a family holiday villa it is perfect. Six bedrooms and four bathrooms so lots of space for a large group.Also a wonderful kids dorm that offers toys, books and games, this always goes down well with the little ones. Outside space is spacious lots of different areas to chill out so that everyone gets their own space.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Perpignan at 20 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Sorede at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Golf : St Cyprien at 9 Kilometres Nearest Train : Argeles sur mer at 7 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Sorede at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Argeles sur mer at 7 Kilometres Car: recommended


Nearest beach is Argeles sur Mer, (10 mins drive), St Cyprien (15 mins drive), Canet, (25 mins drive), Colliouore, (15 mins drive).


Perpignan airport (Ryan air/Flybe/BMI Baby) 40 min drive, Gerona (Spain), 1 hours drive, Ryan air, Toulouse, 2 1/2 hours drive, Ryan air, Carcassonne, 1 1/2 drive, Ryan air. Barcelona, 2 1/2 hours drive, Ryan air, Easyjet.


10 minutes walk to the centre of Sorede.

15-20 minutes walk to the centre of Laroque des Alberes.

Further Details:

Both villages of Sorede and laroque des Alberes offer a brilliant choice of restaurants, bars and shops. There are twice weekly markets in both villages and also lots of local shops, musical entertainment during July and August.


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
3 Oct 2016 - 30 Oct 2016
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
29 Apr 2017 - 27 May 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
3 Jun 2017 - 1 Jul 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Jul 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
3 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
2 Oct 2017 - 4 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
25% deposit required to secure booking payable in Euros, balance due six weeks prior to the start date of the holiday, along with a £275 refundable breakages deposit to be paid with the balance. Changeover day is on a Sunday

Changeover Day:
Changeover day normally in high season July/August will be a Saturday, off season any day for change over will be considered. Available all year round, suitable for winter lets as there is heating and a fire. Please contact us for rates.

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From the Owner

Situated walking distance to two villages so a brilliant choice of bars, local shops and restaurants all on foot. Fabulous ganes room with table tennis and dartboard and a large flat screen TV for the kids to watch their own DVD's.

Property Type

  • villa


  • Air Conditioning
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine


  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob


  • Child's Highchair


  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • children welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm

Location Type

  • mountain
  • near the sea
  • rural
  • village


  • churches
  • marina
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • water parks
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

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

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • mountaineering
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski lift pass
  • ski
  • snorkelling
  • bay fishing
  • caving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • water tubing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
  • Ensuite bathroom to bedroom 1 with shower,WC & washbasin Family bathroom with shower, bath, WC and washbasin Further ensuite family bathroom to bedroom 4 with Shower/bath, WC, washbasin Bathroom/utility room with shower, WC, washbasin, washing machine


  • 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 12
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Bedroom 3
  • Bedroom 4
  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 6
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 12 (6 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 king size bed Bedroom 2 with twin beds Bedroom 3 with double bed Bedroom 4 1 x king size bed Bedroom 5 (kids dorm) with three single beds (suitable for young children as they pull out on wheels) Bedroom 6 with double bed


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...


  • Notes on accommodation: Great family villa with 2 x cots, 2 x highchairs, bed guard, selection of children's plastic plates, cups & cutlery. Also good selection of children's books, games and soft toys. Outside: Secure, landscaped garden with various outside eating areas, Weber BBQ, spacious pool terrace with plenty of sun loungers, table's and chairs with cushions, various pool toys available, parasols. Utility Room: Washing machine Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen, bath towels and pool towels included in the price along with bath mats and tea towels. Other: Large games room with table tennis table and dartboard, French doors leading on to the terrace by the pool. Small drinks fridge.

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