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Great barn conversion with private heated pool and air conditioning

Bedrooms 5
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Superb renovated barn conversion with fantastic 8m heated private pool

Situated in the middle of the lovely Languedoc village of Ginestas, this beautifully converted barn offers spacious accommodation for up to 8 guests. The property has free Wifi and air con.

The house is 235m2 and consists of four bedrooms, three bathrooms and a vast kitchen / living / dining area.

The courtyard is 160m2 with a heated 8x4m pool, summer kitchen, outdoor lounge and outdoor dining for 8.

The master bedroom as a UK king sized bed with ensuite toilet and wash hand basin. One further bedroom also has a king sized bed.

Two more bedrooms each have two adult size twin beds.

There is also a second living area with a TV and DVD player which is ideal as a gaming room.

There a 3 bathrooms. The large house bathroom has a bath with shower over, toilet, bidet and wash hand basin and there are 2 further bathrooms with showers and wash hand basins. The property has three toilets in total.

The kitchen is fully equipped with an island bench and and is stocked with 2 fridges, oven, hob, microwave, kettle, toaster and dishwasher. (The property also has a washing machine).

The dining area has a massive reclaimed timber dining table that can comfortably seat 10 people, 40” television with UK terrestrial channels, log burner and white nappa leather corner unit.

The three bathrooms and one bedroom on the ground floor are accessed from the open plan lounge.

The three further bedrooms and games room are accessed via 2 separate open staircases. The staircases are not suitable for young children.

To the rear of the property is a north facing undeveloped garden area which is populated with a few trees and is currently used for providing additional parking.

The jewel in the crown is the barn’s south facing courtyard which features a brand new 8m by 4m pool which is 1.4m deep throughout. The pool also has a submerged seating shelf running the length of the pool. The area surrounding the pool is finished off with pristine travertine paving.

The courtyard holds one further secret. A fully stocked summer kitchen complete with gas hob, French style bbq, sink, fridge and dishwasher.

More Details

Property Manager
Trudi Andrews
Member since: 2013
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a few days
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Calendar last updated:
17 July, 2018


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday house in Ginestas in Aude

Property Type:
  • house
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 10:00
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Min. age of primary renter: 25
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
  • No excess noise after 23h00
Location Type:
  • rural
  • town
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • mountain biking
  • wind-surfing


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Nearest Airport
60 Kilometres
Carcassonne & Beziers
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Nearest Train
18 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
37 Kilometres
Narbonne plage
Car: necessary

The barn is located in the middle of the village of Ginestas. The local boulangerie and mini corner shop are less than a minute walk away, as is the local tabac and bar whose menu du jour is not to be missed.

Ginestas also houses a bank, pharmacy, wine bar and hair dressers and wine cellar for those wishing to buy local wine.

The Intermarché supermarket with a petrol station at St Marcel Sur Aude is a 6 minute drive.

Le Somail is a must visit location and is situated also less than a ten minute drive away. Le Somail is nestled on the banks of the Canal du Midi and is the starting and finishing point of many a canal cruise and has a plentiful supply of fantastic restaurants and bars.

The airports of Beziers and Carcassonne are both less than an hour's drive from Ginestas, and the town of Narbonne with its markets, shops, bars, restaurants and beaches are less than half an hour away.

Narbonne is the nearest big town with a lovely quai running along the canal hosting outdoor cafés and restaurants, the covered market and the best steak lunch ever at Chez Bebelle.

Ginestas is a good base for discovering some wonderful wines and wineries of the Minervois, La Clape and St Chinian appelations.

For foodies the salt plains at Gruissan house the famous oyster shack “La Cambuse du Saunier” where you can get oysters direct from the lagoon and wonderful salt baked fish. The olive mill at Bize Minervois is also well worth a visit, learn how high quality olive oil is produced and enjoy a tasting of the different oils at l’Oulibou.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday house in Ginestas, Aude

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
14 Jul 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Sep 2018 - 28 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
29 Sep 2018 - 19 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
October half term
20 Oct 2018 - 26 Oct 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Security deposit is 500€, due by credit card preauthorision one week before arrival.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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