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Beautifully Restored Village House, close to the community swimming pool

Bedrooms 3
Separate WC's1
Space 1,184 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Washing Machine
  • Parking


About the property

Holiday Home in Creissan, Herault, Languedoc, France - Close to all amenities.

This traditional Languedoc village house is ideal for a family, a group, or couples, a perfect base for exploring this region, situated in a quiet side street, just off the village square, and directly facing the Chateau Creissan, where there is ample parking, the house is also conveniently close to local shops, restaurant, bar, the local parks offer a large, well maintained swimming pool, tennis, basketball, open air theatre, boules and table tennis.

Creissan is a very charming French village, and lies between the Mountains of the 'Parc Naturel' and the Mediterranean beaches, a 25-minute drive to either, and settled amongst vineyards as far as the eye can see, this is truly a unique setting for exploring this region, with rivers that cascade down to the sea, providing water activities ranging from canoeing and rafting, to leisurely canal trips on the famous Canal du Midi.

More Details

Geoffrey Earl
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, French
Calendar last updated:
9 April, 2018

About Geoffrey Earl

We are Geoffrey and Dena, we have a son called Adam, and although we live and work in beautiful Cornwall, we take a real delight in our trips over to our holiday home in Creissan in the South of France, we've got to know the local people there, and really fall into the French way of life, so different to back home in Britain, especially the weather and always come back refreshed.

Geoffrey Earl purchased this house in 2004

Why Geoffrey Earl chose Creissan

The moment we arrived at Languedoc, we really did fall in love with it's rustic charm, the whole region gives off an air of idyllic warmth, from the eerie sounds of the cigale, to the gentle waving of the sunflowers, the sight of sun drenched vines, and the scent of lavender, these are some of the factors that make it so attractive to us, and it is hoped that you also experience these same pleasures.

What makes this house unique

We look forward to the leisurely walks by the Canal du Midi, swimming in the communal pool in Creissan, exploring the many varied aspects of the region, from the Mountains of the ''parc naturel'', the historic villages, and towns, with many good restaurants to choose from, to the lively events that are always taking place somewhere in the vicinity, of course not forgetting the many beaches, then returning to the house for that nice relaxing glass of wine to end the day.

Guestbook comments from the owner

'We would like to thank you for allowing us to stay in your lovely house, we had a great holiday, although it was very hot, we were very comfortable in the house, it was lovely and clean, and very well equipped'. Maggie and David Smith, Frodsham, Cheshire.

'We thought your holiday home was really lovely, and really enjoyed our stay there, we also loved the pool, and spent lots of time there, we would definitely recommend your house to anybody who was interested in France'. Rita Stanford, Welling, Kent.

'We would like to tell you how much we enjoyed staying in your property, with its delightful rural location, and spacious fresh interior. We have returned home with some very special memories of the Languedoc, and our very comfortable accommodation.' Wendy Jim, James, and Joanna Kidd, Brampton, Cumbria.

'We thought the house was idyllic, and the village, a real taste of France, everything was beyond our expectations, we will return again.' Philip Brierley, Mevagissey, Cornwall.
Aug 2009
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Creissan in Hérault

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 1184 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible / Check-out: Flexible
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • There is a tiled washroom, with a hand basin and an enclosed shower, (hand/bath towels are provided @ £4 per person) plus, there is a separate WC room.
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with 2 single beds. Bedroom 2 with 2 single beds. Bedroom 3 with 1 single bed.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Tennis ...
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • rafting
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • whitewater rafting
Outside: There is a small but pleasant courtyard, to enjoy a nice glass of wine, or an alfresco meal. There is also a 25m communal pool close to the house. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels/linen are provided at extra cost for £6 linen, and £4 for towels per person. Other: The house has been restored and furnished, and is set on 3 levels, consisting of 3 bedrooms, salon/diner, kitchen, washer with shower, a separate toilet room, and an enclosed courtyard.


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Le Chat Qui Peche
Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
25 Metres
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
St Thomas - Beziers
Nearest Train
25 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
23 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
25 Metres
Nearest Beach
30 Kilometres
Valras Plage
Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

A large riding stables on the outskirts of Creissan, on the road towards Quarante, caters for both novice and more experienced horse riders.


A 25 minute drive takes you to the beaches of the Mediterranean, were different resorts provide varied entertainment ie; swimming, nightlife, waterskiing, wind surfing, casinos, sunbathing, and fine restaurants.


Carcassonne airport, just 45 minutes to Creissan, Montpelier 1 hour, Perpignan 1 1/4 hours, and Girona 2 hours. Each airport provides car hire for around £100 per week. There are excellent bus services running throughout Languedoc. French roads are a pleasure to drive on, and stress-free. The TVG train runs from Paris to Languedoc in only 4 hours.


The house is situated in the village centre, close to shops, bar and restaurants, a boules square, along with table tennis areas, and an open air theatre, showing intermittent performances can be found in the park, there are also tennis courts also in the village. The famous Canal du Midi, is just 3 miles away where you can watch the bustle and activity of the canal boats.

Further Details:

This traditional Languedoc village house is ideal for a family, a group, or couples, a perfect base for exploring this beautiful part of France, situated in a quiet side street, just off the village square, directly facing the Chateau Creissan, where there is easy parking, the house is conveniently close to local shops.

Within a short driving distance from the house, there is much to see and do, the region is steeped in history with many places of interest for the visitor to explore, ranging from ancient roman sites, museums, quaint unspoiled villages, to family theme parks and coastal attractions, the area caters for many tastes, with many fine restaurants available, and not forgetting the vignerons where wines can be purchased at very low prices.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Creissan, Herault

Rental Basis:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Mid Season
24 Feb 2018 - 15 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
High Season
16 Jun 2018 - 14 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Mid Season
15 Sep 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Low Season
27 Oct 2018 - 22 Feb 2019
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
Refundable Damage Deposit £100

Booking Notes:
we take £100 security deposit (refundable)

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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