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Millepetit Cottage - Canal du Midi - Carcassonne

Bedroom has a view towards the Canal
1 of 18Bedroom has a view towards the Canal
Overview
Cottage -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Carcassonne Center, Carcassonne, Aude, Occitanie
A truly unique location just 50m from the Canal du Midi in an old wine Domaine, located 12 kms from central Carcassonne. It is ideal for basing yourself in the magnificent Languedoc region for cycling, hiking, walking & boating or just experiencing life on a working French farm.

Rural though not remote, Millepetit is located in a superb position on a meandering and photogenic stretch of the world famous Canal du Midi. The Cottage is part of the original stable block and set one row back (about 50 m) from the Canal. It is located on a working farm and is surrounded by vineyards, olive groves and apricot orchards.

THE COTTAGE
The Cottage is 53m2 and a delightful hideaway, it is set up for two guests. The lounge has TV and WiFi internet and up a few steps you will find a shady and completely private outdoor Courtyard - ideal for...
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Listing #HL1752765
About the Owner
Heather H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2014
Interaction with guests
We meet all our guests and provide information about the house and the area. We live nearby and we are available to assist with info on the region. We provide a comprehensive travel guide (in English) to all our guests. Happy to be invisible too if that is preferred.
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Millepetit. The cottage has everything you need. We particularly found the information about the local area, which the owner had compiled, thoughtful and helpful which added to the enjoyment especially as we only stayed for a week. The weather was...More

Thank JaneandJohn1705
Management response:Responded 5 July 2018

Jane and John, Thank you for your kind review. We were so pleased that you enjoyed the cottage and your stay. Glad that our information helped you enjoy our region. D&H

Reviewed 28 May 2018

We arrived late in the evening and were greeted by Dave and Heather with a welcome cup of tea. Supermarkets were closed so they also provided us with breakfast ingredients. The gite was very clean and well equipped. My first and probably last experience of...More

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Reviewed 22 October 2017

The cottage is as described, beautifully presented and very well equipped. We stayed for 11 nights and thoroughly enjoyed exploring the local and wider area by bike and hire car. The cottage is in an excellent location and is spacious and comfortable enough to allow...More

Thank LimpetScotland
Heather H, VR Owner at Millepetit Cottage - Canal du Midi - Carcassonne, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank for your review. It was a pleasure to meet you and we are so pleased that you made the most of our location to explore the Canal du Midi, Carcassonne and the Languedoc..

Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
The cottage is suitable for 2 adults.
Please contact us to discuss your pet before confirmation.
Bathrooms
    1 Shower
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week Per month
Default 3 nights
€79
€490
€2,000
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to Euros and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: €80 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Accommodation price is based on 2 people.
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About the neighbourhood
Within the Domaine you will find a working farm with a number of families who own and manage various businesses including the grapevines, apricot orchards and olive groves. In season, you can buy fresh fruit and vegetables from the market garden and Millepetit's own wines.

There is always activity with asparagus harvesting in April or the pruning of the apricot, sweet almond or olive trees. Yet it can be sublimely peaceful as you sit under the old Yew tree sipping your wine, chatting or reading your book. The Domaine really comes alive during the vendange or grape harvest in September as the wine grower prepares his harvest for sale to the local vignerons. It is great fun to be part of this special time for the Domaine.
Getting around
It is recommended that you have a car as we are 4 km from Trebes. There is a regular bus to Carcassonne from the Trebes port.
Access
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Carcassonne Airport: 19.0 km
Railway: Carcassonne Railway station: 12.0 km
Follow the D610 from Trebès in the direction of Marseillette. At 3.3 km after crossing the canal you will see a small sign on the right hand side of the road for Millepetit at the end of a small olive grove lined by pine trees. Follow this road towards the canal and you will pass the Chateau on the right and no 33 is on the left with the dark blue door (behind the fly screen). (The turnoff is 5.4 kms from the bridge over the canal in Marseillette if you are travelling towards Trebès)
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.0 km.
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