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“Great little house”
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Maysonnave- The Little House in Camu. A delightful, lovingly renovated 17th Century farm house
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Maysonnave- The Little House in Camu. A delightful, lovingly renovated 17th Century farm house
The Bearnaise fireplace- a log fire adds a traditional feel to the 'Bearnaise' style room. The comfy TV corner and relaxed area. Central heating installed throughout the house.
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Maysonnave- The Little House in Camu. A delightful, lovingly renovated 17th Century farm house
The Bearnaise fireplace- a log fire adds a traditional feel to the 'Bearnaise' style room.
The comfy TV corner and relaxed area. Central heating installed throughout the house.
The Kitchen, old original hand-made floor tiles and new oak ceiling- all modern facilities included.
The spacious 'big tub' Bathroom - wood and stone blended to provide excellent facilities.
The shower- a modrn style choice of sprinkle or hand held rose.
The Main Double Bedroom, antique hand painted furniture and traditional French feel.
The Twin Bedroom can suit two seperate beds or put together for a second couple.
the Little House- with a mix of old French style & modern comfort.
The front door - it's oak and as heavy as it looks!
The back of the house and its barn from the large and open garden with the massive plum tree
In the Pyrenees - experience the Foret d'Iraty ( 40 minutes away) for walks or cycling etc;
A valley in the mountains near St Jean Pied de Port-  'crossroad to Spain' (60 minutes fro
Autumn near Oloron with the mountains rising over the Gave d'oloron (our mountain river).
Biarritz - the Milady Beach, a quiet and lovely place for beach picnics or surfing.
The Chateau at Pau - home of the kIngs of Navarre- City of Pau (45 minutes East of the house)
The 'Blondes' in Sauveterre-de-Bearn. Unique style of cowes common in the SW.
Sauveterre-de-Bearn view from the church over the gave to the medieval old bridge.
An experienced pilgrim (walker) in Saint Palais
Oloron is a lovely nearby mountain town which sits in the river (Gave).
Salies de Bearn-an enchanting 12th C. local town
The Little House in Camu has a walled, spacious garden with lawns, shady trees and a covered patio.
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Sauveterre-de-Bearn, Bearn, Bearn-Basque Country, Pyrenees-Atlantiques, Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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NealeV1
Rutland, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
“Great little house”
Reviewed 22 September 2014 for a stay in September 2014

Maysonnave was a perfect holiday house for us. It is ideal for two people as it is not too large, but it is in a very quiet secluded spot with plenty of space both inside and out. It is beautifully finished and contains all the facilities you could possibly need, including wifi.
It is very well located for this beautiful part of the Bearn, with several lovely market towns (Sauveterre, Salies, Navarrenx) just a short drive away, and both the mountains and the sea easily in reach.
Recommended.

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Management Response
28 Sep 2014
Many thanks to you guys for this lovely Trip Advisor review of The Little House- much appreciated! Honest comment on the house and region is always helpful as a guide to new guests considering a holiday here, and we really like to have feedback (good or helpful ideas on improvement) wherever possible. Kind regards Richard and Jan X
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Robert268...
1 review
“Wonderful rural location with great access to the Pyrenees!”
Reviewed 24 August 2014 for a stay in July 2014

This is the second time we have stayed here and it was somehow an improvement on our last visit. Great quiet location, close to the mountains, rivers, villages and even Spain! Very well maintained property that now offers wi-fi and satellite tv (should you wish!) Would highly recommend :-)

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Jan D
Brisbane, Australia
2 reviews
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“Idyllic”
Reviewed 6 July 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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We stayed in the little house for 3 weeks and had a fabulous holiday. The location is fantastic with beaches, villages, Spain, rivers, larger towns all close by and the house itself is well equipped, cosy and just idyllic. Whether it was meals in the garden or snuggled up in front of the fire, the house was beautiful. We would certainly go back!

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Conmcb
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“No Faxbats, just a beautiful place”
Reviewed 28 June 2014 for a stay in September 2013
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After travelling to the Béarnaise region on my quest to find the mythical Foxbat (Vulpas Megachiroptera), I heard of sightings in the area of Sauveterre de Bearn. I hired a new Golf (remembering the handbrake issue) and set off.

I stayed at the Little House again (after previously staying a year or two before) and was delighted to find the place as immaculate and homely as ever, this time with a few more mod-cons! Wifi Internet has been added as has satellite TV. This is a special place and a perfect retreat for those looking to get away from it all.

It turned out to be an awful choice for the Foxbat hunter, however, as I found nothing. I still have yet to sight one of the elusive creatures but will be trying again next year. Romania is supposedly rife with them from October onwards.

Travelling group: Solo
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Phil H
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“Chateaux Basque!”
Reviewed 25 June 2014 for a stay in August 2013
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This was our second stay at the little house & was every bit as enjoyable as the first, if not more! We traveled down to the house via an overnight stop in Bordeaux (highly recommended!) having stayed with family approx 4 hours north of the little house the week before. As before everything was in excellent order which makes relaxing all the more easier. The local village is great for somewhere to eat in the evenings, to grab a drink after a walk or some supplies from the local supermarket & bakery. We also took in a day trip to San Sebastian this time round (only a 90 min drive away) as well as the local market in Salies-de-Bearn which are both a must if you're staying here. Needless to say, we look forward to staying at the little house in the future!

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