L'ermatage Sur La Mer, 4 Bedrooms, Private PooL
Beach cottage with 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms and swimming pool in Herault, France
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From £1,489 per week
Cottage to rent in Herault, the South of France
Cottage overview - owner's description
A secluded cottage by the sea situated in the quaint fishing village of Grau d'Agde. 4 bedrooms / 3 bathrooms. Sleeps 8. Air Conditioning, Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Room Fans, Satellite, TV.
On leaving the cottage, a short stroll alongside the river brings you to the restaurants and cafés which jut out over the water's edge. You can also hire boat trips from this spot. A little further along and you reach the sandy beach from which fly two EU blue flags denoting the excellent quality of the local waters and the environment.
For a little more excitement, within a 10-minute drive there is an Aqua Park, fun fair, Casino, Aquarium, Go-carting and many sport complexes.
There are many golf courses in the area; the closest is Cap D'Agde golf course which is a 5 minute drive. Others close by are Golf St Thomas at Servian near Béziers, and Lamalou-les- Bains.
Alternatively, you can wander the cobbled streets of Agde and Pézenas where there are many artisan boutiques or pick up a bargain in the many antique shops.
Within Grau d'Agde itself, there is no need for a car or bus everytg. Or just relax in beach frhing is within walking distance. If you wish to go further afield then a car is advisable.
There are many courses in the area, the closest Cap D'Agde golf course is a 5 minute drive. Others close by are Golf St Thomas and Lamalou Les Bains.
Just over 1 hour away are the famous, world class skiing resorts of the Pyrenees, and Andorra is less than 2 hours away.
Access to the area couldn’t be easier: Bezier-Vias Airport 10 minutes, Montpellier Airport 40 minutes, Carcassonne Airport 1 hour, Perpignan Airport 45 minutes.
Agde station on a main line is 5 minutes away, making it 7 hours from London St Pancras by TGV. (1 change). All the budget car hire companies are easily accessed from the airports and train stations. Or take the beautiful drive down through the centre of France, the roads are generally uncrowded and the views are breathtaking.
Grau d'Agde is still a small fishing port so the many restaurants here specialise in fish and seafood. The port is just 2 minutes' walk from the villa. The sandy, very gently shelving beach is 5 minutes' walk away and is great for kids, but beware of very windy days that can whip up the sea and make the sand blow about uncomfortably.
Lots of little shops in the village supplying bread, groceries, seafood etc.
The cottage is situated in the quaint fishing village of Grau d’Agde (which has a wonderfully eclectic daily market), where the River Herault meanders down to the Mediterranean Sea.
As you leave the cottage you can stroll down the river with its cafés, floating restaurants and boat trips. Just beyond you reach the sandy beach of which flies two EU blue flags for quality and environment.
For a little more excitement, within a 10 minute drive there is an Aqua park, fun fair, Casino, Aquarium, Go-carting and many sport complexes.
There are many Golf courses in the area; the closest Cap D'Agde golf course is a 5 minute drive. Others close by are Golf St Thomas and Lamalou Les Bains - one public and one private. Details are available on request.
Or you can wonder the historical cobbled streets of Agde and Pezinas musing at the artists painting or pick up a bargain in the many antique shops. To top it all the wine isn't bad in this area either.
A lovely old fisherman's cottage that has been sympathetically renovated and extended. Very close to the port of Grau d'Agde situated where the River Hérault meets the sea. Has its own driveway and is very secluded. Strikingly decorated in a mix of antique and marine styles.
Bedroom 1 - 'Bourgogne': Double bed, bedside tables, antique wardrobe and chest-of-drawers. View onto garden.
Bedroom 2 - 'Bordeaux': Twin beds, antique headboards, wardrobe and chest-of-drawers.
Bedroom 3 - 'Beaujolais': Twin beds, antique headboards, wardrobe and chest of draws.
Bedroom 4 - 'Champagne': Master bedroom. Double bed, antique furniture, leading to en-suite shower room with WC and wash basin.
Travel cot available.
1: Newly refurbished bathroom with bath/shower over, double basin unit, large mirror.
Walk-in shower, WC, large basin unit.
2: Separate WC.
3: En-suite shower room, WC and basin.
Hair dryer available.
Kitchen - Brand new fully equipped kitchen/diner, with fridge/freezer, dishwasher, microwave oven and corner hob. Large dining table that extends to seat 8 people comfortably.
Utility Room - Washing machine, drying and ironing facilities.
Down two stairs to Living Room - Open-plan air conditioned lounge with a large LCD screen connected to UK Satellite channels, DVD player, PlayStation2 with football and dance mat and a stereo system. Large sofas (one incorporates a double sofa bed) sliding glass doors to terrace and pool area.
The whole property was completely refurbished Spring 2008.
The house and grounds are perfect for family holidays and will suit guests in all age groups. The villa has air-conditioner/heater to the living room and all other rooms have built-in heaters with several fans to be used where needed.
Free WiFi for all guests to use.
The garden is approx 800 sq mtrs. The house is 185 sq mtrs.
The secluded garden has a very relaxed atmosphere with mature eucalyptus trees, Mediterranean plants, fig trees and flowers, even a mature lemon tree. The trees are floodlit at night.
The patio area has a parasol-covered table and chairs for alfresco dining. Barbeque available. Complete sets of plastic crockery and glassware available for pool usage.
Outdoor table tennis and plenty of space to run or kick a ball about. You can even play badminton or volley ball with the net between the trees.
There is gated parking for up to 7 vehicles.
Alongside the alarmed, private (solar panel) heated swimming pool (6x4x1.3m), there is the exterior shower and for total respite, the sun loungers. For the little ones, a paddling pool is also provided.
There is a large cabin/shed for storing pool and garden items.
Garden and driveway are on the flat.
Air-conditioning, Satellite TV.
The cottage is all on one floor but the width of the doorways makes it unsuitable for wheelchairs. There are a few steps up to the entrance of the cottage and three steps down into the lounge.
High chair and kiddie's trainer toilet seat available.
The cottage is all on one floor; however, the width of the doorways makes it unfortunately unsuitable for wheelchairs. There are also a few steps up to the entrance of the cottage and three steps down into the lounge.
Air Conditioning, Central Heating, Cot, High Chair, Internet Access, Room Fans, Satellite, TV.
Outdoor dining area and fully equipped outdoor kitchen with BBQ.
Smoking is allowed as long as it's outside.
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Outside this cottage in Herault, the South of FranceThis cottage is in a village and in a quiet area near the beach. It has a pool, a barbecue and a garden. Car hire is recommended as the cottage is less than a 15 minute walk to at least a couple of shops, bars and restaurants; however parking is available if required.
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Updated 1 October 2016
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4 bedrooms, Sleeps 8:
- 1 double bed and en suite
- 1 double bed
- 2 single beds
- 2 single beds
There is also 1 cot
3 bathrooms, 1 en suite bathroom, 3 Separate WC's
DVD/Blu-ray player, Internet / WI-FI, TV Languages in English, Local, Satellite / cable
Dining area seats 8, Air conditioning, Central heating, Clothes drier, Hair dryer, Iron / board, Towels / linen, Washing machine, Car hire recommended
Crockery, Cutlery, Dishwasher, Fridge, Freezer, Glassware, Microwave, Oven, Pots / pans
Barbecue, Parking, Private garden
Infants, Smoking, Pets
Pool is un-overlooked.
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