Make a holiday rental in Montseret, France your home away from home
Montseret holiday rentals are set in southwest France’s Languedoc-Roussillon region, in a stunning rural location, boasting rugged hills and vineyards. There’s fantastic scenery to admire locally, with the coast within easy driving distance and a host of interesting towns and historical sites to visit in the area.
Things to do in Montseret, France
Montseret holiday accommodation is set in a picturesque hilltop town, with a number of attractive old buildings to see. The town’s church is a Romanesque building with elements dating to the 1660s. There are also a number of beautiful old fountains in Montseret’s main squares, and just outside the town are the ruins of a medieval Cathar Castle. Here you’ll also be within the designated Corbieres wine area, with a winery located in nearby Thezan. Within a few of minutes by car of holiday rentals in Montseret is the stunning Fontfroide Abbey, which is found in a peaceful valley, surrounded by mountains and woodland. The Abbey dates to the 1100s, and among the interesting features to see here is the church, with its chapels dating to the 1300s. There are also lovely rose gardens in the grounds of the abbey, and you’ll also be able to take walks along the marked trails that wind through the scenery around it. There are also wine-tasting sessions held in the abbey’s cellars. A fun family day just a short drive from Montseret self-catering gites can be had at the Sigean Nature Reserve. This wildlife attraction covers a large area - more than 300 hectares – with a wide variety of species on display here. There are zebras, rhinos, lions and much more here, all living in semi-captivity, with plenty of freedom to roam around.
Places to visit on holiday in Montseret, France
At Montserat holiday rentals you’ll also have the option of visiting the beach. One of the best in the area is Valras-Plage, which is a resort boasting a long and wide expanse of golden sand. You’ll also find plenty of waterfront shops and restaurants here, ensuring all the amentiies you could need for you day by the Mediterranean.
Weather in Montseret, France
Visiting Montseret holiday accommodation you’ll be able to expect typically Mediterranean weather. Summers are long, dry and hot, with temperatures exceeding 30 degrees during summer days. Winters are usually mild, with a little more rainfall.
Cheap flights to Montseret, France
Montseret self-catering holiday rentals are just under an hour to the north of Perpignan Airport (PGF). You can reach this destination from the UK by flying from Stansted (STD), Birmingham (BHX) or Southampton (SOU) with Flybe or Ryanair. Montpellier (MPL) is just over an hour to the northeast, and can be reached from Gatwick (LGW) or Luton (LUT) with EasyJet.