Find the best place to stay — Caunes-Minervois

Where to stay around Caunes-Minervois?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 662 holiday lettings near Caunes-Minervois. From 256 houses to 204 apartments, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Caunes-Minervois area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Caunes-Minervois?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Caunes-Minervois. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Caunes Minervois Abbey: 1,237 holiday lettings
  • Historic Fortified City of Carcassonne: 1,178 holiday lettings
  • Parc Naturel Regional du Haut Languedoc: 916 holiday lettings
  • Medieval City: 1,186 holiday lettings
  • Aude Gate: 1,184 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Caunes-Minervois listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent houses in Caunes-Minervois?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 256 houses in Caunes-Minervois. Our other popular types of Caunes-Minervois holiday rentals include:

  • Apartments: 204 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 74 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 73 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including chateaus and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Caunes-Minervois?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 331 holiday homes with pool available in Caunes-Minervois. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a self catering cottage or holiday rental in Caunes-Minervois, France your home away from home

    The small fortified village of Caunes-Minervois is situated on the south-facing slope of the Black Mountain, surrounded by vineyards and scrubland. Its medieval streets are lined with beautiful Renaissance mansions making it a charming place to enjoy a self-catering holiday rental in the Languedoc.

    Things to Do in Caunes-Minervois, Languedoc-Rousillon, France

    Explore the Town
    The medieval town of Caunes-Minervois has several important points of interest including its 8th century Romanesque Abbey which includes the church, cloisters and the Abbot’s residence. The crypt has an unusual herringbone cobbled floor. Other attractions include the nearby Notre Dame du Cros Chapel and the local caves.

    Discover the Quarries
    Discover the famous pink and red marble which has been quarried in the area since Roman times. See the partly worked slabs and columns in the Carriere de Roy and visit the quarries which are now National Monuments. Examples of the stunning marble can be seen in the abbey, in the Grand Trianon in Versailles and in the Opera Garnier in Paris.

    Shop at the Local Markets
    There are plenty of markets to wander around and pick up tasty local produce for lunch at your holiday home in Caunes-Minervois. The local market is held on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays with an art and craft market during December.

    Places to Visit Around Caunes-Minervois, Languedoc-Rousillon, France

    Minerve
    Minerve is listed as one of the most beautiful villages in France. It is situated on top of the gorge of the River Cesse, which disappears into an underground tunnel just outside the village. The town itself is a traffic-free zone and is delightful to walk around.

    Carcassonne
    This town is popular with tourists searching for information on the Cathars since the publication of the Da Vinci Code. The centre of the town is the Place Carnot where the market draws crowds on Saturday and sells everything from artichokes to cheese. Visit the Old Bridge and the cobbled streets of La Cité. The walls are an incredible sight with 52 towers and great views from the top.

    Aigne
    This fairytale village is built in a tight coil with curved walls spiraling around the central church. It is a wonderful place to linger for lunch and offers interesting walks around the town.

    Weather in Caunes-Minervois, Languedoc-Rousillon, France

    The weather around Caunes-Minervois holiday rentals is generally warm and sunny in the summer and cold and rainy in the winter. Average temperatures reach 28°C (83°F) in August and around 9°C (48°F) in January. The area may have showers at any time of year.

    Travel to Caunes-Minervois, Languedoc-Rousillon, France

    The nearest airport to your holiday rental in Caunes-Minervois is Carcassonne (CCF) Airport which is 21 km away. The Beziers (BZR) and Perpignan airports are both about 66 km away and have regular budget flights from all over Europe. Eurostar/TGV trains provide an efficient rail service from London to Montpellier or Carcassonne making the area very easy to reach.

    Attractions in and around Caunes-Minervois

    Looking for places to see while you're in Caunes-Minervois? Visitors searching for nearby landmarks can take a trip to Medieval City, Caunes Minervois Abbey and Chapelle de Centeilles. Why not also add Cabrespine Cave, Castle of Lastours or La Curiosite de L'Auriol to your agenda?