Self Catering Gite - Sleeps two - Use of owners' large pool - Stunning panoramic views of vineyards, olive groves, hills and mountains.
Superb location on the edge of the historic village of Montpeyroux in the heart of one of the finest wine growing regions, close to Montpellier, Clermont l'Herault and the World Heritage Site of St Guilhem le Desert.
The one bedroom gite adjoins a typical Mediterranean style villa. It is self-contained with its own entrance and is available on a self-catering basis to non-smokers.
Pets - Considered if compatible with our dogs - Please discuss with owners
Reduced Mobilty - Not suitable for wheelchair users but may be suitable for those with reduced mobility - Please discuss with owners
The owners are a hospitable retired English couple who are there if you need them.
Living Area with double-doors to south-west facing patio garden, UK Satellite TV/Radio, DVD (Multi-Regional), WiFi Broadband facilities, electric heating
Kitchen Area with breakfast bar, hob, oven, microwave, dishwasher, fridge/freezer & electric coffee machine.
Utility Area with Washing Machine, Ironing Board etc.
Bedroom with double-doors to south-west facing patio garden, king-size double-bed and built-in wardrobe, Radio/CD/Cassette, electric heating.
Bathroom with full-size bath, shower, basin, WC and Hairdryer.
Patio Garden with south-west panoramic views over vineyards to mountains.
Outdoor table tennis.
Swimming Pool - full shared use with owners of 10.5m x 6m kidney shaped pool.
Bicycles, golf clubs& trolleys
Off-Road parking inside Electric Gates.
A Place In The Vines is located an easy 5 minute walk from the centre of the historic village of Montpeyroux.
Overlooked by the floodlit ruins of Le Castellas, Montpeyroux has a baker, butcher, general store, hairdresser, tabac, post office, bar and bistro.
There is a small village market on Thursday and Sunday mornings.
For wine lovers, there is a Wine Co-operative and 18 independent vignerons who produce some of the finest wines.
Only a few minutes drive away there is the Herault Gorge with a small beach for swimming, Grotte de Clamouse, and the world heritage site of St Guilhem le Desert.
The market towns of Clermont l'Herault and Gignac have Supermarkets and are only a 10 minute drive.
Montpeyroux is located at the foot of the Masif Central in the Herault, in a region that is rich in history, culture and magnificent scenery.
The historic and vibrant capital city of Montpellier, with its fine contrast of classic and ultra modern architecture, theatres and museums, is an easy 35 minute drive away.
The Mediterranean Sea, with its miles of beautiful sandy beaches, can be reached in only 40 minutes.
There are masses of excellent restaurants behind the beaches, and beside the Etang du Thau at Bouzigues, Meze and Marseillan Port, that specialise in freshly-caught sea food dishes.
The region is a paradise for artists and ramblers.
At A Place In The Vines you can choose whether to relax on the patio, in the pool or discover one of France's best kept secrets ... the beauty of the Languedoc.
Beziers (0h45), Montpellier (0h45), Nimes (1h15), Carcassonne (1h30), Perpignan (1h30), Avignon (1h45), Marseilles (2h00), Rodez (2h00), Toulouse (2h20) and Gerona (2h25).
Airlines include BMI Baby, Easyjet, FlyBe, Jet2 & Ryanair from a variety of UK airports. Inter-Continental Flights to Barcelona, Bruxelles, Geneve, London & Paris
Typically Driving Times: Le Havre (8h15), Dieppe (8h25), Ouistreham/Caen (8h35), St Malo (8h45), Boulogne (9h00), Calais (9h20), Cherbourg (9h50), Roscoff (10h35) via A71 to Clermont Ferrand and then the spectacular A75 over the Masif Central and Le Viaduc de Millau.
Typically Times to Montpellier Gare St Roch: Paris CDG (3h30), Geneve (3h45), Bruxelles (5h45) and London St Pancras (7h00 by Eurostar and TGV with an easy platform change at Lille Europe.
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