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Font Richard

Member since: 2014
Speaks French, Spanish
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Holiday-Cures-Hiking-thermal-Heritage Festivals

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Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms1
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Overview

Photos and Description of this 1 bedroom holiday apartment in Prades

Near the sea and the mountains. Bus and train for 1 euro.

At 354m above sea level at the foot of Mont Canigou (2784m), Prades is one of the sub-prefecture of the Eastern Pyrenees, located in the Conflent, with 45kms of Perpignan and 52kms of Canet, 45kms of Font-Romeu and ski resorts in winter.

Ancient walled city founded in the ninth century, Prades is rich in monuments and masterpieces of small works, witnesses of bourgeois prosperity of previous centuries, such as decorated facades, carved fountains, oratories, old wash houses, the house Jacomet with half-timbering, classified as historical monuments ....

Twinned with Ripoll (Catalonia), Lousa (Portugal), Kitzingen (Germany), Prades (5854hab) is a serene and charming city that is characterized by:

-the administrative infrastructure (Town Hall, Tourist Office, PTT, schools, colleges and high school, Banks)

-Of health facilities (clinic with emergency room, dialysis and auto scanner, hospital, medical group, radiology center, physiotherapists' offices, pharmacies)

-Of sports facilities (stadiums, swimming pool, tennis complex, fitness trail ...)

-a strong associative fabric, a music school,

-a-day nursery crib in a park with playground

-Of stores, 3 shopping centers, a Bio-coop, a fruit cooperative (direct selling fruits), internet cafes,

-Of fields of peach, cherry, almond, olive,

-a microclimate and plenty of sunshine.

'As long as it is a place where there is air, sun and grass, we must have the regret of not being there'. Boris Vian

Whatever the season, whatever the landscape, Prades and Conflent also inspired local painters most recognized as Bonneil F., F. Branger and Mr. Vives.

Richard and Khédy therefore wish to welcome you and offer their accommodation for two persons, adjoining their dwelling, consisting of:

-An independent entrance,

-A kitchen opened on a living room with balcony,

-A bedroom open onto a terrace with lounge furniture,

-A bathroom (shower and w-c, washing machine)

-A parking place.

More Details
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Font Richard (Owner)
Member since: 2014
Speaks French, Spanish

Reviews

Holiday-Cures-Hiking-thermal-Heritage Festivals
average rating of 5.0 based on 1 reviews
5

très bon séjour

  • 5 of 5

Accueil chaleureux appartement bien entretenu et bien équipé

Le propriétaire nous a indiqué des lieux à visiter

Je recommanderai cette location à un ami et je pourrai louer une deuxième fois en toute confiance.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
45 Kilometres
Perpignan /Rivesaltes
Nearest Barpub
500 Metres
Prades
Nearest Golf
0.8 Kilometres
Arboussols
Nearest Train
0.5 Kilometres
Prades
Nearest Motorway
45 Kilometres
A9 Perpignan
Nearest Restaurant
500 Metres
Prades
Nearest Ski
35 Kilometres
St-Pierre del-Forçats
Nearest Beach
52 Kilometres
Canet
Car: recommended

A Prades Music Festival Pau Casals internationally known (chamber music), Opera Mosset (professional and amateur), Film Festival, Catalan Summer University, St Peter's Church and a baroque altarpiece, home of notable Jacomet (house timbered fifteenth century, historical monument), the Catalan garnet manufacture (inheritance of ancestral know-how) ..... local market (Tuesday) Farmers' Market (Saturday) and Municipal swimming pool ...... tennis, library, cinema, riding (equestrian tourism with hitch horse and pony).

Fortifications of Vauban (Villefranche, Mont-Louis, Salses).

Abbeys of St. Michael Cuxa (Romanesque), St Martin of Canigou (Benedictine abbey).

Palace of the Kings of Majorca, The Lodge Mer and Campo Santo in Perpignan.

Multiple chapels.

Priories Marcevol and Serrabone.

Castle of Castelnou.

Visits to museums and art galleries (including the one of Modern Art in Ceret).

Mining Sites of Escaro.

Solar cookers Odeillo and Mont Louis.

Llo, St Thomas, Dorres.

Thermal Chain of the Sun (Vernet-les-Bains Molitg-les-Bains for joints, respiratory tract, skin).

The Yellow Train, Unesco heritage, liaison between the Conflent and Cerdagne.

The caves Canalettes (caving).

Natural organ of Ille-sur-Tet.

Visits to the cellars including that of Byrrh (the largest oak vat in the world) in Thuir.

Had, clinging to the hillside village where the headquarters Fond'action Boris Vian.

Evol, village with slate roofs.

Collioure, city of painters and birthplace of Fauvism, remarkable for its facade with flamboyant hues.

Prehistoric Museum of Tautavel and Belesta.

Animal park Casteil and Angles.

Tortoise Valley in Sorède (with the Seychelles giant tortoises park: Caline 40 / 98kgs and Puffy 60/197 kgs).

Diving (rocky coast).

Canyoning in the gorges of Llech.

The cascade of St. Vincent, the cascade of English.

Acrobatic Forest term Marquixanes (canyoning, rafting, hydro ...).

Pond (bathing) and Vinca lake (fishing) Prades.

Many lakes (Balcère, Bouillouses Camporells, Lanoux, Matemale, Nohèdes ...).

Pics to discover: the Canigou, Carlit, the Campcardos the Madres, the Péric, Peña, Puigmal, Roc Negro ...

Hiking: Gorge Carança, Galamus gorges ..... and sport: running Canigou (2784m), running Estelles Tres (2099m).

Alpine skiing and cross country skiing, snowshoeing in Font-Romeu, Angles ....

Nature reserves with 11,000 plant, animal and aquatic species.

Ballades in mountain pastures (Grill shared with Catalan breeders).

Discovery of Catalan cuisine, traditional cuisine, delicious, colorful and Mediterranean, enriched by migration influences Pa amb tomaquet, escalivada, anchovies, calçots, the boles of picolat the ollade, snails, garlic mayonnaise The bollinade, suquet, the hull, panallets the rousquilles, Catalan cream, the arm of gypsy, mel y mato, the bunyettes ...

Férias Ceret, Collioure and Millas.

Local festivals around the Sardana or presence of the Castellers, to share in the tradition cargolades, paellas and sardine.

Pyrénées-Orientales are native prestigious top athletes Frederick Bousquet (swimming), Martin Fourcade (triple medalist at the Olympic Games in Sochi in biathlon), Camille Lacourt (swimming) and Doriane Vidal (snowboard); Kilian Jornet (ski mountaineering and mountain running) stayed there temporarily.

Prades is situated by the road, 1h30 from Andorra and 1h from Perthus and the Costa Brava.

Prades- Perpignan (TER 1 €) - Perpignan-Barcelona (TGV) in 2:15.

Urban bus service.

County bus service at 1 €.

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Prades, Conflent

Rental Basis:
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Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£299
for 7 nights
£299
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £213

Arrivée du samedi 16h au samedi 10h.
Pour location le week-end,contacter le propriétaire.
Tarif dégressif selon durée et période (sauf haute saison).
Seul un forfait de 56kwH/semaine est inclus dans le tarif de location.La consommation électrique liée au chauffage est en supplément du tarif de location si elle excède le forfait ci-dessus.
La taxe de séjour est inexistante sur la commune.
Draps payants à la demande.
Ménage payant à la demande.

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.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Prades in Pyrenees-Orientales

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 55 m²
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Washing machine
Bedrooms:
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • 140x190 Built-in wardrobe
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Games
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Pétanque Court
  • Tennis
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • non smoking only
  • not suitable for children
  • pets not allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horse riding
  • Hydrotherapy
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • Thalassotherapy
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness centre
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • rafting
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • diving
  • ski
  • caving
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • whitewater rafting
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
Basic Cleaning products supplied to start the stay, vacuum cleaner.

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