The house was refurbished to a very high standard in 2016 and has been let to many happy families over the last two summers.
Tucked away in a quiet spot on the edge of the medieval circulade village of Murviel les Beziers, our spacious and comfortable holiday home puts you within easy reach of the sea, mountains or lakes, not to mention the surrounding vineyards. With four bedrooms (1 king, 2 double and 1 twin) and two stylish Italian shower rooms we can accommodate 8 guests (travel cot also available on request). The rooms all have reversible air units (AC in the summer and warm air in the winter) as well as a wood burning stove in the living area for out of summer season stays.
The living area is totally open plan. The fully equipped kitchen with a gas stove, electric fan oven, dishwasher, washing machine, high spec microwave and American style fridge freezer opens into the spacious vaulted ceiling living room and dining room. With ample seating, 50” smart TV, Blue Ray DVD player, cd/radio and of course WIFI internet connection.
Our large (10 meters x 5 meters) pool is surrounded by lounging areas and landscaped Mediterranean gardens. The outside living area has a toilet, shower and kitchen/living area with BBQ, hot/cold water, all important drinks fridge, and ample work surfaces which gives you the option to prepare your meals al fresco.
There is another BBQ by the main house kitchen, giving you lots of catering options.
A few minutes walk into the village center for bakeries (3 in all with one also being a cafe) butcher, bar / restaurants and pizzerias, hairdressers etc. A fresh fish/seafood van comes on Friday for your moules and oysters from the nearby Etang de Thau. Wednesdays there is a small market with charcuterie and fresh local produce. There is a Lidl supermarket in the village which you can walk to or it is a further 2 minutes drive to a large Super U. Various other large supermarkets within 10 minutes drive.
The local wine cooperative is a two minute walk away and the delightful wines can be purchased by the bottle or the liter! There are two further vineyards in the village offering tasting, and at least one in every village you drive through. It’s 15 minutes to the delightful St Chinian, which gives it’s name to the regions DOP wines.
You can be at the beach in 25 minutes, swim in the river Orb in 5, or hire a Kayak in 15. There is a golf course in Beziers or Lamalu (15 minutes away) and of course exploring Beziers and Narbonne (where you can hire a boat for the day and poodle along the Canal de Midi, or browse the art galleries and antique shops in historical Pezenas. All less than 30 minutes away. For further exploring, Carcasonne is an absolute must. Take the back roads through some quaint French villages, and stop off for a wine tasting or two on the way!
Alternatively, kick back and just relax - there is plenty of room for everyone to find a quiet spot to read, snooze or whatever takes your fancy.