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charming cottage, private pool, panoramic view in the park of the Chateau Tour

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview


Details
Property
cottage
People
5
Bedrooms
2
Bathrooms
2
Minimum Stay
7 nights

Description

Photos and Description of this 2 bedroom holiday cottage in Prades - Mas du Tour

Calm, dominant, amidst greenery and .Classement 3 wood *

Charming farmhouse nestled in the greenery and trees (74m2), labeled 'Lodgings of France 3 ears' old house full of charm recalling the atmosphere of yesteryear where a warm welcome and comfortable is reserved for our guests, completely independent nestled in area 3 ha round the castle on a wooded promontory with views overlooking a hilly landscape recalling the landscapes of Tuscany (besides this region is the origin of the name 'Cockaigne' popular expression wanting both express wealth of a region, its landscape and its joy.

Located in the grounds of our stronghold Abode of the XIII century dismantled following the wars of 'religion' (Catharism and Protestantism) .Beautiful swimming pool (10X5 m), located at the foot of a round tower restored under the fortification walls.

The Mas has 2 twin bedrooms, one with mezzanine (1 bed) room 2 showers, 2 WC, living room with mezzanine (1 bed) and a superb American cuisine 'overlooking the landscape and communicating directly with a terrace of 100 m2 in the middle of the park and equipped with garden furniture, table, plancha.

Private pool

Reversible climate control .

Gite classified Charming Cottage 3 star Gites de France '.

In the center of a triangle Albi / Toulouse / Carcassonne in the country 'COCAGNE' you can easily reach the 3 very attractive cities (about 45 minutes) and Castres and LAVAUR (25 km).

Less than 2 hours by car you can spend a pleasant exotic day in the Pyrenees, on the beaches of the Mediterranean. and the circuit of Cathar castles witness of regional history.

Around Castles, museums, amusement parks, concerts, theater, quad, tree climbing etc ....

The shops and supermarket are 5 km Puylaurens and Paul Cape joux, supermarket Castres.

Traditional markets in the morning:

- Tuesday in Saint Paul Cap de Joux (5 km - Wednesday Puylaurens (5km)

- Saturday Revel, Castres LAVAUR (20 km).

In 5 minutes you can find eggs and poultry in an authentic farm.

If you want to know the opinion of our tenants after their stay you can consult the comments box on our site:-mas-of-turn.

WEBSITES worth visiting to organize cultural visits:

www. villagesdefrance. free. en / dept / page81_paysdecocagne. htm

http: // www. Tourism-lavaur. en / pays_de_cocagne_lauragais_et_montagne_noire_16. php

http: // www. scribd. com / doc / 900800 / Circuit-Pays de Cocagne

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Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Owner
Playe Aymon
Member since: 2008
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
80%
Calendar last updated:
4 December, 2016
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About Playe Aymon

Retired Couple 66 and 74 years old , hyperactifs , restoring our old castle ,

Why Playe Aymon chose Tarn

Loving the contact with others .

What makes this cottage unique

Bucolic, very quiet in the woods, and superb views overlooking the rolling countryside of Lauragais .Idéal touristic promenade since 'Le Mas du Tour' is in the center of the golden triangle 'Toulouse / Albi / Carcassonne' and close the Eastern Pyrenees and the Mediterranean.

Charming cottage classified 3 * by the Gites de France

see the comments on the Sites , it is the best and objectif

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(44 traveller reviews)

charming cottage, private pool, panoramic view in the park of the Chateau Tour
average rating of 4.8636365 based on 44 reviews
5

A home away from home, perfectly charming

  • 5 of 5

This was just the most perfect holiday we have had in a while. We felt at home from the start. The owner went to great pains to make sure we knew our way around the property and its amenities, sharing things to do and making us feel relaxed. The property is pretty, bright,clean,well-maintained and equipped and the wifi is reasonable. The planchette was great for (man) cooking on the patio. The pool is extremely clean and maintained and although it is shared with the owner, we always were alone. Table tennis is available with a few pool inflatables. A welcome bottle of lovely Gaillac wine, juice and flowers, with aperitifs to finish our holiday in the chateau with the owner and his wife, all contributed to our wonderful stay.

The location, on a hill,has a view to die for! The property is a mixture of old stone and modernity, with all the mod cons. Although it is a little isolated (with plenty of hills around) it is about 15 minutes by car to Puy Laurens, where there are all the local small shops you need plus a couple of reasonable supermarkets.

It is a perfect location for exploring the Pays de Cocagne. Our favourites were Cordes Sur Ciel, Toulouse, Castres and Albi and there are so many small villages including Lautrec, which capture the spirit of the area. Do visit the Chateau of Magrin, which houses the (small) pastel museum, a truly fascinating experience. It throws much light on this area's history and development.

We enjoyed cycling on the voie vertes, our favourites being from Revel, Mazamet and Saint Sulpice.

The selection of restaurants is limited, partly because of the August holidays. L'Etoile, nearby in Puy Laurens, although not much to look at, served lovely food in the evening. We would also recommend Pub St Martin in Soreze and Cafe du Lac, near Revel.

We would love to revisit this area and to return to Mas Du Tour. Highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Formidable

  • 5 of 5

La description du Gîte est exactement conforme à ce que nous avons trouvé, le gîte est très propre et bien entretenu. Il n'y manque rien, le gîte est très bien équipé et la literie est excellente. Les propriétaires sont toujours à disposition et leurs conseils nous ont aidé à découvrir le Tarn. Nous y avons passé des superbes vacances.

  • Review Submitted: Oct 16, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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5

À hanter au moins une fois dans sa vie !

  • 5 of 5

À lire tant d'éloges, nous avions une petite crainte d'être déçus. ..or, dès que nous avons quitté l'asphalte et emprunté l'allée traversant le petit bois du domaine, nous savions que notre séjour allait être de rêve. Le mas est planté dans un petit écrin d'ombres et de soleil, le panorama est superbe et aussi accueillant que nos hôtes. L'interieur est cossu, parfaitement équipé, confortable et chaleureux. Aidés par monsieur et madame Playe, nous nous sommes tout de suite sentis chez nous.

Deux semaines de visites (embarras du choix ), de randonnées, de bien boire et manger (ne pas manquer le marché de Revel), de repos, de piscine. ..le tout avec les conseils et aides discrètes des propriétaires.

Vous comprendrez pourquoi il faut s'y prendre très tôt pour se réserver une petite place au soleil!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 20, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Sep 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Bonjour Votre témoignage nous a beaucoup touché et , surtout , récompensé pour notre investissement matériel et humain , merci infiniment
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Très bien

  • 1 of 5

Nous sommes très contents de notre séjour au mas du tours. La maison était excellent! La piscine était superbe.

Bonne location!!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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plaisir

  • 5 of 5

quelle meilleure pub que de revenir pour la quatrième année,

avec toujours autant de plaisir à rencontrer monsieur et madame Playe; à vivre dans ce gite; et à sillonner cette magnifique région de cocagne.

cordialement

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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de superbes vacances

  • 5 of 5

cadre enchanteur, une location ou rien ne manque ,et des propriétaires charmants , à l'écoute et disponibles; ne changez rien c'est parfait, nous avons hate d'y retourner

  • Review Submitted: Aug 17, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Toulouse, Castres, Carcassonne, Béziers, Montpelli
Nearest Barpub
5 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
15 Kilometres
FIAC
Nearest Train
5 Kilometres
Damiatte St Paul
Nearest Motorway
35 Kilometres
Toulouse
Nearest Restaurant
5 Kilometres
Damiate
Nearest Beach
120 Kilometres
Narbonne plage
Car: necessary

CLOSE:

ALBI: 30 km, classified World Heritage

TOULOUSE 45 km

CASTRES: 25 Km

Carcassonne 50 km

LAVAUR: 20 km

REVEL: 20 Km

Lautrec: 15 km

Sea: 120 Km

Lake: 25 Km

River: 5 Km

Shops: 5 Km

Mountain: 80km

Located in the 'land of plenty' producer of the famous blue pastel 'dominant 180 ° landscape of hills and cultures with contrasting colors, on the edge of' Lauragais' and the country 'Albigensian' near Castles 'Cathars' of the Mediterranean and the Pyrenees, this region has a rich culture and a colorful history that offer a rich variety of visits and discoveries.

The center of a triangle Albi / Carcassonne / Toulouse ideally located for visiting:

-Albi (50km) beautiful medieval capital of the department with its famous red brick fortified cathedral and museum 'Toulouse-Lautrec', a World Heritage Site by Unesco.

-CARCASSONNE (60 km) beautifully restored walled city.

-Toulouse (45 km) the pink city, European Capital of Aeronautics.

- Lautrec medieval city, a 'The most beautiful villages in France is the cradle of the family Toulouse Lautrec painter whose poster is shown descending.

-CASTRES (20km) and its extraordinary houses overhanging the river Agout 'and Strings, Puycelsi, Lautrec medieval villages

-The Sidobre unique geological phenomenon in the world and the Black Mountain

-Canal Du Midi classified Unesco World Heritage

-Gorges Tarn

-Châteaux Cathars.

WEBSITES worth visiting to organize cultural visits:

 www. villagesdefrance. free. en / dept / page81_paysdecocagne. htm

http: // www. Tourism-lavaur. en / pays_de_cocagne_lauragais_et_montagne_noire_16. php

Air Liaison near Toulouse (50 km), Carcassonne (70 km) Castres (25 km)

http: // www. scribd. com / doc / 900800 / Circuit-Pays de Cocagne

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Prades, Tarn

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
basse saison 1
16 Dec 2016 - 30 Dec 2016
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£420
for 7 nights
£420
 
 
basse saison 2
31 Dec 2016 - 31 Mar 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£336
for 7 nights
From
£126
Fri,Sat
£336
 
 
moyenne saison
1 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£378
for 7 nights
£378
 
 
moyenne saison piscine 1
3 Jun 2017 - 7 Jul 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£547
for 7 nights
£547
 
 
haute saison
8 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£824
for 7 nights
£824
 
 
moyenne saison piscine 2
2 Sep 2017 - 29 Sep 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£547
for 7 nights
£547
 
 
basse saison 3
30 Sep 2017 - 22 Dec 2017
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£336
for 7 nights
From
£126
Fri,Sat
£336
 
 
basse saison 4
23 Dec 2017 - 5 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
£420
for 7 nights
£420
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £336

Possibilité de louer pour de courts séjours.mini 2 jours.
Dans nos tarifs tout est compris sauf frais de ménage de sortie : forfait 50 euros
A votre arrivée les lits seront faits.Nous confirmer si vous désirez des lits jumeaux séparés ou réunis.
Pour les semaines de Vacances scolaires nous consulter
Une caution de 400 euros sera demandée à l'arrivée et remboursée à votre départ
Aux tarifs d'hiver et printemps seront rajoutés les frais de chauffage

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Prades in Midi-Pyrenees

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 74 m²
Location Type:
  • lake
  • river
  • rural
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Mezzanine
  • Parking
  • Safe
  • Towels Provided
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • American Kitchen
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Raclette Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 2 Separate WC's
  • WC 1 -
    WC 2 -
    Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
    Shower room 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Two separate shower rooms for each room of about 4 m2 equipped, one with a walk-in shower, the other with a shower with massage jets; a toilet and a toilet in a shower. Shower rooms with a sink with ice towel rail and electric heater dry towel. A VMC prevent moisture in the showers, toilet and kitchen.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed , 1 Cot
  • 5 single beds, 1 baby bed, 1 sofa bed. Each room, one with panoramic view, decorated with old, with an area of ​​approximately 14m2 gives access through a door window to the outside. The bedrooms, one with small mezzanine (1 bed in 70) are each equipped with twin beds 80 (2 persons) with the possibility of bringing two beds and a separate shower room .In the living room with sofa bed There is a loft with a bed of 1 person in 70. Providing a cot to .Traversin request, pillow, blanket or quilt, bedspread and bed head for each .A away bed, nightstand, dresser, chairs and TV in every room. In the living room there is a loft with a bed in 70 sleeping 1 additional person.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Child's Swing
  • Terrace
  • Garden Chairs
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Golf
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Pétanque Court
  • Tennis
  • Terrace
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome
  • smoking allowed
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • rain forests
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • Disco club
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • Water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • Babysitter
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
On arrival the beds are made all linen is provided: nothing to bring with you. In our prices everything is included even the tourist tax against output For cleaning fees are not included: fixed price of 60 euros Reversible air conditioning and regulated Electric heating not included play board games ; Outside Table Tennis Table, chairs, umbrellas and barbecue, swing The kitchen is equipped with a washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, cooker with gas hob and electric oven. kettle, toaster, pressure cooker and all the necessary equipment to make good meal .Evier dual tray. Plates, cutlery, glasses and cooking utensils to 6 people. Hot water boiler. In the kitchen beautiful pine dresser, table and chairs for 5 people, baby chair. Tiled floors. In the large living room buffet supporting a flat screen TV with a small Hi Fi system .Under the mezzanine a sofa bed, coffee table

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