Maison Citron Sleeps 6 (3 Bedrooms)
Cool, airy and spacious, this house boasts three good size bedrooms, sleeping a total of 6 people. It is also possible to connect at goundfloor level with Maison Figue if required and the terrace has a cleverly designed division that can be opened to join the two terraces together, thus creating one large house and terrace to share with friends and family.
The groundfloor is spacious and semi-open plan with a fully equipped kitchen, dining area with table seating six and a comfortable lounge area with wood burning stove. Two large glass doors open directly onto the shaded terrace which overlooks the gardens and takes in the view of the Pyrénees.
Upstairs is a large master bedroom that has french windows with wrought iron balastrade, opening to reveal the beautiful view and ensuite with wet room style shower. There is a spacious twin bedroom also with french windows, a third bedroom sleeping two in bunkbeds and a large bright family bathroom.
Stylishly designed, Le Sarrail is set amongst the vineyards of the ‘Malpere’, a beautiful wine growing area in the south of France. The 75% re-book rate confirms that Le Sarrail is Perfect for families, along with the mid-century classic furniture pieces, polished concrete surfaces, top of the range appliances, luxurious Egyptian cotton sheets, WIFI and IPod docks, you will find books, games, a long list of nursery gear, a host of toys, trampoline and funky log-cabin playhouse, games room & more. Enjoy the privacy and pleasures of renting a beautiful self-contained house while at the same time taking advantage of hotel style services - anything can be arranged for you; delicious French catering when required, massage, bike hire/tours, flying over the cathar castles, horse-riding, wine-tasting and more. A tranquil setting, yet only 20 minutes from the bustling fortified market town of Carcassonne with its famous medieval castle 'La Cité', markets, pavement cafés, shops & restaurants.
About the Owner
Check-in Saturday after 4pm and check-out Saturday by 10am.
Please note: Bookings during the winter period (including alternative arrival and departure days and long weekends) may be arranged by prior arrangement, please enquire.
Activity and Interests
The beautiful wide sandy Mediterranean beaches can be reached in 1 hour by car. Narbonne & Gruissan, with its little chalets on stilts also has a charming old town filled will seafood restaurants and pavement cafés, while a little further south near the Spanish border is Collioure, a picturesque old fishing port. The coastal town of Sète famous for its oyster beds is a must to visit and during the summer months boat-jousting tournaments are held here.
15 mins from Carcassonne airport - Ryanair
1 hr from Toulouse airport - British Airways, Easyjet, Flybe, KLM, Alitalia, Air France, Lufthansa
1 ½ hrs from Perpignan airport - Flybe
1 ½ hrs from Montpellier airport - Easyjet, Ryanair
Car Hire is essential at Le Sarrail - try Europcar, Avis or Hertz
By Road & ferry - Le Sarrail is around 9 hours drive from Calais
By car & rail TGV -Avignon, Narbonne, Carcassonne, Toulouse
Detailed directions will be sent at time of booking
5 minutes by car from local village Montréal (all amenities)
15 - 20 minutes by car from nearest town Caracassonne & Unesco site 'La Cité'
The Pyrénees mountains & Cathar castles are all visitable within 1-2 hours by car
10 minutes by car to Unesco site 'canal du midi' for walks, cycling or boating
Pretty medieval market town Mirepoix is 25 minutes drive
The tall forests & lakes of the Black Mountains are 1/2 hr by car
40 minutes by car to the stunning Abbaye de Fontfroide
The local picturesque village of Montréal is 5 minutes by car, there you will find all amenities; supermarket, bank, baker, butcher, tabac, Auberge restaurant, doctor & pharmacy. The village also has swimming pools, tennis courts, children's playground & a lake.
Carcassonne (20 minutes by car) has a wonderful market in its central town square, many shops, restaurants, bars & pavement cafés. The surrounding towns also have markets on most days offering wonderful fresh French produce.
Pool / Spa
- Heated Pool
- Outdoor Pool
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure
- Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
- Shower room 2 - Shower Enclosure
- 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
- Bedroom 1
- Bedroom 2
- Bedroom 3
- Golf ...
Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website
- Notes on accommodation: Linen, towels (including pool towels) & end of stay cleaning is included. Check-in Saturday after 4pm and check-out Saturday by 10am. A refundable cash damage deposit of €350 per property is required on arrival. Outside: The stunning views from the heated swimming pool are unrivalled. The 12m x 6m pool is shared by the four houses and opens from May to October, it adheres to the French Pool Safety Laws, is fully enclosed with a childproof gate and is locked each night with an electric cover for added security. Within the enclosure is a shady cabana for children & around the pool are plenty of parasols and sun loungers - it is never over-crowded. Within the safe 12 acre communal grounds, you will find a cool vaulted underground playroom with table tennis & table football, 1000sq ft shady barn, children's play area, boules pitch as well as many books, toys and games. Each house at Le Sarrail has its own private shaded terrace, complete with dining table & chairs, sunloungers & gas BBQ.