La Maison d'Estang is a beautiful villa with private heated pool, wifi, TV and air conditioned upper floor bedrooms in the charming and historic Languedoc village of Capestang.
The house sleeps 10+ in 5 bedrooms and up to 14 by adding the adjoining self-contained one bedroom flat (HomeAway Property number 65969). Bedroom 5 is a ground floor 'suite' with double bedroom, shower room, living room with kitchen facilities, double sofa bed in the living room and it's own TV with UK free to air and French terrestrial.
The house rests in the traditional village of Capestang on the historic Canal-du-midi. Capestang remains 'local' and unspoilt but offers a great selection of restaurants, local shops, a supermarket plus essential services such as doctors, cash machines, dry cleaners, butchers, bakers and hairdressers. It has a twice weekly market and very good local wine!
The house itself is full character with high, beamed ceilings and ancient stone walls but at the same time modern conveniences are at your fingertips. There are kitchens in the main house and the garden plus one in the bedroom 5 suite - and three dining areas the outside one with barbecues.
HDTV with Free To Air Brit satellite and French terrestrial channels in the Lounge, Games Room and Bedroom 5 with DVD and Blueray player and music players in the Lounge.
BEDROOMS: Five comfortable bedrooms over two levels - six when adding the additional apartment.
SHOWERS: Five shower rooms - one with a bath.
You can easily choose the bedroom set up that best suits your party. Ask us for a floor plan to plan ahead of time. If you want to take the additional flat (Property number 65969) - please ask us for details well in advance.
The garden level Fifth Bedroom Suite and the additional flat are integrated into the house via the games room and could be perfect for couples with young children or anyone requiring easier access.
SAFE PARKING: Secure garage parking for two cars as well as a secure driveway and a safe, quiet road outside for more.
THE BEACH: It's only 20 or so minutes depending on traffic on a pretty direct route to fabulous beaches (busy and quiet) and super waterside, sea front and marina restaurants.
TRAVEL: Beziers-Vias airport is 30 min (usually via RyanAir). Carcassone, Perpignan and Montpellier airports (from Gatwick and many more) are 1 hour and Toulouse and Barcelona approximately a 2 hour drive. Eurostar/TGV to Beziers or Narbonne (20 mins) or Car-Train to Narbonne 20 min. There are three varied and interesting driving routes with hotels and restaurants of varying quality (and price) en route (and the great wine regions of the Loire, Rhone or of course, Burgundy).
La Maison d'Estang is a charming and very comfortable holiday home with everything you need for a great holiday. It's loved and cared for by the owners and by our many repeat clients. We're sure you'll want to become one of them. And remember, discounts for parties of eight or less may be available out of high season
EXTRAS: Things not included in the price but maybe of interest;
Adjoining large self-contained one bedroom flat - can sleep 2 plus one on fold out bed). Property number 65969 on this site. Price on application.
Various food and drinks packages and personal supplies can be ordered in advance of your arrival. We can't do this last minute so please, plenty of advance notice needed.
Cleaning and mid-term change-over of sheets and towels available.
Bicycles can be hired from an independent company at great prices complete with safety equipment and full insurance for adults and children (mellowvelos.com & they deliver).
Beach towels and coolers to take off property (by prior arrangement please).
THE POOL: the pool is open usually from sometime in May until early to mid October (weather dependent) but may be open earlier or later with prior arrangement.