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Fuilla - Gite Le Martinet

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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 5
Fuilla, Pyrenees-Orientales, Occitanie
Le Martinet is a luxurious two bedroom gite which can be adapted to suit your needs. The property will sleep 6 in comfort, and is situated within easy reach of Villefranche du Conflent. It is a super location for walkers and cyclist. The area is the area which is in historical sites and natural wonders. Otherwise an excellent location for just relaxing in the beautiful courtyard, enjoying an al-fresco meals ideal for the overstressed.

The property is a perfect size for a couple looking for a romantic getaway or a small family. The open plan living area on the ground floor is light and airy and leads via a wooden staircase to the upper floor where the bedrooms and bathroom are situated.

The well laid out Double bedroom has space for a single bed if required. It has wide doors opening out onto a private balcony overlooking the cou...
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Listing #HL69271
About the Owner
Penny S
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Booked this for a short midweek break in October after a weekend on the coast. Lovely quiet location in a village that is strung out up and down the valley. We stayed in the larger gite that sleeps five, even though there were only two...More

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Management response:Responded 13 November 2017

Thank you for your great review. We are so pleased you were apparently totally content with your stay. Maybe we will have the pleasure of welcoming you both another time. Take care Penny & Mike

Reviewed 21 July 2012

A stone cow barn has been completely transformed, modernized and renovated into three self-catering units. We stayed in a two bedroom unit that was extremely well equipped and furnished - nothing was missing. Hosts are extremely welcoming and friendly, invited us to join their hiking...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2012

This was a nice place to live to discover the Canigou and other landscapes of the Pyrénées Orientales, we enjoyed it! Maybe a good opportunity too to try to improve your English if English is not your language!

Thank Hanon F
Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
Additional amenities & feature info
The ground floor is devoted completely to the large open plan living area (consisting of kitchen, dining and sitting areas).

The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need for your stay. The cupboards are stocked with all the basic necessities (such as salt, pepper, herbs, spices and oils) and also the necessary cleaning products.

The dining area accommodates 6 people and is ideal for entertaining in an informal manner

The comfortable seating area seats 6 persons and includes TV, DVD and CD player. TV reception in French and English is provided along with an internet connection in case you need to stay up-to-date with things whilst you are away.

Situated upstairs and accessed via the lovely wooden staircase, the spacious bedrooms with can be found. Leading from the hallway u...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    4 Twins
    1 Full
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Fees
  • Bed Tax per person per night: $2 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Fuilla is a very peaceful, typical village of the region. It benefits from being located so close to the Canigou mountain giving walkers and cyclists a great starting point for some fantastic tours. So why not give it a go and walk to Pic du Canigou! The house is a short drive (4 km) from the recently nominated UNESCO world heritage site of Villefranche-de-Conflent. Fuilla also benefits from a small cafe just a short walk away. There is also a grocery store in the nearby village of Sahorre, which is easy walk or bike ride (available on site), so it’s easy to forget about the car for a few days, relax and unwind. It also has easy access to the main road between Perpignan and Andorra which allows the surrounding area to be explored very easily. The nearest main town, just a few kilometres away, is Prades. A thriving market town, with shops and restaurants as well as a lively market on both Tuesday and Saturday mornings, where you can buy local produce such as the peaches and cherries that are grown in abundance here, fresh vegetables, wonderful cheeses…. and of course the excellent wine! There are events and festivals throughout the year. Spanish cellist Pablo Casals fled to Prades during the Spanish civil war, stayed and established the festival that now bears his name. The Catalan summer school takes over the town for two weeks in August, and there is dancing in the square every night during this period. Just a few of the MUST SEE within easy driving (or walking) distance are listed below: *Rockpools at Sahorre (3km) - Fantastic place for just relaxing and taking a dip in the cool, clear mountain water ! *Villefranche de Conflent, a fine example of a medieval walled town and recently nominated as a UNESCO world heritage site. (4km) * Little Yellow Train, catch this train from Villefranche-de-Conflent and enjoy the specatular mountain views right into the Pyrenees. (4 km) * Grottes de Canalettes, magnificent renowned caves with an incredible light and sound show (4 km) * St Martin du Canigou, 9th century abbey perched impressively high on the hillside with fantastic scenery and walks. (6 km) * Casteill animal park (9 Km) - great fro the children. * St Michel de Cuxa, 6th century abbey that hosts concerts during the Pablo Casals festival but is also open for viewing most of the year. (10 km) * St Thomas les Bains, outstanding natural thermal hot springs in wonderful outdoor mountain setting. (15 km)
Getting around
If you would like to leave your car and take public transport, there are both trains and and buses from Villefranche under 3 ks away, there is also a local bus a few times a day! Both method of transport are only 1 euro each, So you could go to Perpiganan for a euro (45ks)!
How to get there
Fly to Perpignan via the low-cost airlines - Ryanair, Aerlingus, Flybe, BMIbaby or Air France - Fuilla is just 50 minutes from the airport. Alternatively fly to (in order of closeness) Girona (Spain), Carcassonne, Montpellier, Nimes, Barcelona or Toulouse using airlines Ryanair, Easyjet, FlyBe, British Airways or Air France. All major car rental agencies have a desk at all the airports. On line Car rental company holiday autos.co.uk or .ie Drive from Perpignan on RN 116 (direction Andorre), head for Prades and when you arrive on the outskirts, take directions to Villefranche-de-Conflent. Fuilla is a short distance from Villefranche. There is a low cost bus service from Perpignan airport to the city rail station and from there Villefranche is a 35 minute train ride away. Villefranche to Fuilla is a short taxi ride (approx 10 euros).
Airport: Perpignan: 58.0 km
Railway: Villefranche-de-Conflent: 5.0 km
Ferry: Santander: 785.0 km
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 21.0 km
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