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Two Apartments 200m from the Beach, Shared Swimming Pool, overlooking Lagoon - Les Sables 1

Overview

Property

Updated: 23-Aug-2016
Two 2 bedroomed apartments- Relaxing location including terrace with a beautiful view and.offering loads to do close by

This has got to be one of the best locations in France for a family holiday. The two apartments are 100 metres from one of Europe’s top 50 beaches (The Independent) and overlook a beautiful lagoon, with the Pyrenees and Mt Canigou in the near distance. There is something for everyone to do in the close vicinity from the bustling port of St Cyprien to the famous abbey at Elne. You can catch a boat up to the artist village of Collioure or take a short walk to the Aqualand water park - and much more! The apartments are fully equipped, and each has a small combi oven/grill and two electric rings for cooking, as well as a washing-machine and iron. There is also a TV/ DVD player and a CD player. Close by are restaurants on the beach, a well stocked shop offering take away chicken, pizzas, etc. There is also a beach bar perfect for a 'sundowner!'

Details for holiday apartment Les Sables 1, 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate WC

This is a first floor apartment overlooking the lagoon, with beautiful views of the mountains from the terrace. It has 2 bedrooms, one with a double bed and one twin bedroom. There is a good sized kitchen area, a dining area for 6 and a comfortable and roomy lounge area. There is disabled access via a lift. All bed linen and towels for use in the apartment are included. The bathroom has a bath and bath shower and there is a separate WC.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Swimming pool
  • Accept Credit Cards

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Guestbook comments from the owner

"We had a fantastic week, we loved the location and wished we had longer to spend there thank you"

"We had a lovely stay in your beautiful place - thank you!"

"I would have no hesitation in recommending your place for holiday rental"

"The apartment was great, what a fabulous location - we will most definitely be in touch for the future"
Jan 2011
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Fantastic apartment, everything You need and more and great veiws

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The pictures for this apartment don't do it justice, very well equipt, very clean and tidy. Beautiful view of the lake, and a very short walk from a gorgeous sandy beach. A short walk from a shop which is also a bakery and sells cooked chicken and chips for the evening, and a little beach bar which I wouldn't recommend for food, undercooked meat and over priced, but lovely for a drink any time of day. A very safe resort, quiet and clean, we went with our 3 boys 10,8&5 and they can't wait to go back, very relaxing great weather

  • Review Submitted: Sep 9, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: So glad you enjoyed your holiday in this beautiful part of the world, and thank you very much for your positive feedback about the apartment. It is in a lovely spot, overlooking the lagoon and the beach is perfect for both children and adults.
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Location

Activity and Interests

Car: recommended

Coast/Beach:

The beach is about 100 metres away, just a 2 minute stroll over the dunes.

Miles and miles of golden sands stretching almost to the Spanish border with the beautiful mountains as a backdrop. The beach is cleaned every night, is safe for swimming and St Cyprien provides a variety of water sports, from dingy sailing to jet skiing, the latter being on the beach by the apartments. The Independent has rated it as one of the top 50 Mediterranean beaches.

Travel:

Nearest airports include:

Perpignan-35 minute drive

Carcassonne- 80 minute drive

Gerona-80 minute drive

Distances:

Saint Cyprien village- approximately 1 kilometre

Collioure- approximately 15 kilometres

Perpignan-approximately 10 kilometres

The tet valley:

Prades- home to the Pablo Casals music festival

Villefranche- medieval , walled town with castle up on the mountainside. The village is connected to the castle by an underground tunnel- 800 steps- descent only! The Little Yellow Train leaves here(narrow gauge) and takes you up into the mountains.

St Michael’s- beautiful cloisters

St Martin’s- again beautiful but the final approach is half an hour on foot, but well worth it for the views.

The Tech valley:

Arles- great walks

Ceret- home to Picasso for a while and a museum/art gallery

In Spain:

Gerona

Cadaques-SalvadorDali connections

Figueres- again Dali connections

Barcelona- I suggest that you drive to the station at Figueres then take the train into the heart of Barcelona; or enquire at the Tourist Office at the far end of St Cyprien harbour as day coach trips do go to Barcelona, but book early.

Carcassonne

Narbonne

Nearby- Elne- beautiful cloisters

Collioure-castle; home to the Fauvist painters, Matisse (you can get the boat from Port Argeles into Collioure)

Port Vendres

Banylus and Cerbere- last on the coast before Spain

Near the apartments, there are several horse riding stables, watersports on the beach and at St Cyprien harbour and Aqualand!

Argeles has a bowling place, and outdoor water adventure park- bouldering.

Go-karting near us and also at Argeles (for younger children).

The Cathar castles

Walking in the Pyrennees.

We climbed the Canigou last year; you have to hire a 4 wheel drive taxi from Prades to take you up in the mountains to a refuge. From there it is about 2 hours to the summit. Views are fantastic; we saw eagles there…

Ask at the tourist office in St Cyprien Harbour for telephone numbers for the ‘taxi’.

Perpignan old town is a place to visit on a Thursday evening; the old streets are full of jazz bands, drama groups etc.

These are just some of the places we’ve explored and I’ve left leaflets in the folder in the apartment; please do feel free to leave leaflets and recommendations of days out which you have enjoyed.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Booking confirmed on receipt of deposit which is 25% of rental fee; balance to be paid 8 weeks prior to commencement of holiday.

Changeover Day:
During the summer months, changeover day is on Saturdays. Outside the main holiday period, changeover day is flexible, depending on availability.
We ask that you arrive no earlier than 4 pm on the Saturday, and vacate by 10 am on departure day.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

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

Property Type

  • apartment

Dining

  • Dining Area

Pool / Spa

  • Outdoor Pool

Location Type

  • beach
  • near the sea
  • waterfront

Bathrooms

  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Toilet 1 - Toilet

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1
  • Bedroom 2

Outside

  • Golf ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: Les Sables 1 Double bedroom: double bed, chest of drawers, bedside tables, lamps, chair Twin bedroom: 2 single beds, chest of drawers, built -in wardrobe, bedside table, lamp Kitchen area:fridge, electric hob, small combi oven, washing machine Dining area: pine table and 6 chairs Lounge area: L-shaped settee (folds out as double bed), chairs, TV with DVD player, CD player Terrace: table, chairs and loungers Les Sables 2 Double bedroom: double bed, chest of drawers, bedside tables, lamps, chair Twin bedroom: bunk beds, chest of drawers, bedside table, lamp Kitchen area:fridge, electric hob, small combi oven, washing machine Dining area: table and 6 chairs Lounge area: settee (folds out as double bed), chairs, TV with DVD player, CD player Terrace: table, chairs and loungers Outside: Both apartments have a lovely terrace overlooking the lagoon and the mountains in the background. Watch the yachts head for the open sea in the mornings and enjoy a drink of local wine in the beautiful sunsets. We also have access to a shared swimming pool.

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