At the foot of the Pyrénées and in the heart of the quiet friendly village of Tréziers. Spectacular panoramic mountain views from both wide sunny garden terrace, and bedroom balcony. The striking interior has luxury modern furniture and decor. The house is spacious with a large living room, three bedrooms plus roomy attic. There is ample space for a large family or group of friends.
The house is on the village square, with its pretty round fountain. On its garden side the living room and main bedroom enjoy stunning mountain views. The immaculate new fitted kitchen is fully equipped, as is the new white-tiled bathroom. Full central heating and a log fire makes it warm in winter. There is satellite TV, wi-fi broadband, and an audio and video library. The living room opens onto a large terrace with glazed roof - excellent for winter sun. In the summer there is a barbecue and alfresco dining. Its the perfect place to just relax and enjoy, or to use as a base for an active holiday. Specialist service for cyclists.
Cycling and cycle hire: Quiet country roads and amazing scenery. Wide choice of terrain to suit all abilities. Easy valley routes, rolling countryside or rewarding climbs. A year round road-riders paradise, suitable for novices, leisure cyclists and club riders. Ideal year round base for two wheel holidays, or club training camps. The village is on a car free cycle route to nearby market towns of Mirepoix and Chalabre.
Mountain biking from the doorstep – for the ambitious you have access to the largest area of marked off-road bike trails in the Pyrénées - graded to suit all riders. Choice of routes - easy riding (green) for the leisure cyclist, varied (blue & red) through to serious stuff (black) for the experienced off-road rider.
Cycling maps and guides are provided. Race quality road bikes plus mountain bikes for hire - family discounts - details on request - see the hire bike stable on owner's web-site link below.
Walking, swimming, riding, sailing, ski: There is excellent walking from the front door. It's also an ideal location for day walks in the Eastern Pyrenees. The GR10 long distance footpath passes nearby and links to the 'Sentier Cathar'. If you prefer gentle walking in the foothills there is plenty of choice too. Walking guides, maps and suggested routes are provided. Nearby Lac Montbel a (20 min drive) provides swimming and sailing. Horseriding is popular locally too. In winter the ski station of Mont d'Olms is an hours drive, with more ski options from Ax-les-Thermes.
Cathar castles, bastide towns, French markets: You can see the famous Chateau Montseguer from the house, and closer by, the jagged Chateau de Laguard is a local landmark. If you're into exploring historic Cathar castles and medieval towns then look no further. The nearest local market at Mirepoix with its medieval town square, is every Monday - great fresh local produce in season - with more markets on other days in nearby towns. The Canal du Midi is less than an hour away at Castlenaudry. A choice of good restaurants all within easy reach.