Stylish village living, South of France

Sleeps: 5
Bedrooms: 3
Weekly price guide: €255-€495
Pool: No
Type: House
Property Ref: LES855

General Description

Les Hirondelles is a stylish village house, overlooking the Vernazobres river, near the centre of Saint Chinian. The house has been lovingly renovated and furnished to a very high standard with flair and imagination. Courtyard terrace, three bedrooms, two bathrooms, WiFi

Ground floor: kitchen and dining, access to courtyard and terrace

First floor: master bedroom, bathroom and sitting room

Second floor: two bedrooms and a bathroom

Third floor: study with TV

Accommodation Facilities

Bedrooms: The master bedroom is on the first floor and is furnished with a king size bed, bedside tables, wardrobe and a small table and overlooks the courtyard and terrace.
Bedrooms two and three are on the second floor and are furnished with a double bed each.
Bathrooms: Bathrooms are on the first and second floor and both have a shower cabin, WC and basin.
Kitchen: Step through the old front door and into the welcoming hallway, where a glass door on your right leads into the kitchen and dining room, the heart of the house. The dining area is beautifully furnished with a rectangular dining table and chairs, and the large window overlooks the front of the house, making the room very light.

The kitchen is at the other end of this floor and open to the rest of the room; it is equipped with an electric cooker, fridge, toaster, electric kettle, cafetiere coffee maker (French Press) as well as everything necessary for dining and cooking.
Living Rooms: The sitting room on the first floor overlooks the front of the house and the river, and is furnished with comfortable chairs, perfect for relaxing.

The study on the third floor is furnished with chairs and a writing desk, and here you will find the flat screen television.
Other Rooms: Off the courtyard is the utility room, with washing machine, iron and ironing board, and under-counter freezer.
Linen/Cleaning/Towels etc: Linens and bath towels are provided. A one-off charge of EUR 60 is made towards laundry and final clean.
Outside: From the kitchen a door gives access to the courtyard, from where steps lead up to the terrace, which is perfect for relaxing in the sun or eating out. Two deck chairs as well as a table and chairs and a sun umbrella make this ideal for outdoor living. At ground level in the courtyard is a small round table with two chairs, perfect for breakfast in the shade. A BBQ is available to be used in the courtyard.
Additional notes (if any): Broadband internet access is available either through ethernet (cable) or WiFi. All rooms are equipped with electric heaters, for comfort during the winter months. The shutters on all windows help to keep the house cool during the summer months, and cozy during the winter months.

Please note: Because of the nature of the property, this house is not suitable for persons with reduced mobility or small children.

Local Area / Activities

Saint Chinian is a lively Languedoc village, with a very good selection of amenities, all in walking distance of Les Hirondelles. The closest is a bakery, where you can get fresh bread and croissants every morning, and there are two more bakeries, as well as the following: butchers, newsagent, banks (ATM), restaurants, bars, hairdressers, beauty salon, clothes shops, post office, dentist, doctors, estate agents grocery stores, and even an antiques shop. The twice weekly outdoor market will be the highlight of your visit. The surrounding area offers much in the way of recreational opportunities: swimming, walking, hiking, rock climbing, horse riding, canoeing and kayaking. The beaches are just about half an hour's drive away, and of course there are vineyards in every direction.

Price Guide

These prices are a guideline only, please enquire for prices for specific weeks.

Low Season: €255
High Season: €495

Final cleaning EUR 60.00, linens and towels included, tourist tax EUR 2.80 per adult/week

Contact Information

Key Features

  • Washing machine
  • TV
  • Internet access
  • BBQ
  • Close to local amenities
  • Walk to village
  • Car not essential
  • Near sea beach
  • Near river beach
  • Tennis nearby
  • Golf nearby
  • Fishing nearby
  • Watersports nearby