Villa Aimée - MAG111

Prices from €1,815 - €3,388

Sleeps: 12   Bedrooms: 6

(2 reviews)

This is a gem of an authentic French home. Once a winemaker's house, now beautifully restored with so many lovely original features. Situated in the heart of the lively village of Magalas, 20 minutes from Beziers, but very quiet and secluded outside areas. You don't need to drive anywhere, you can lie back and enjoy the sun by the courtyard swimming pool. Air conditioning in upstairs bedrooms. Pets welcome. Pool is alarmed but gates at top of terrace will also close off the pool and courtyard area for extra safety. 6 bedrooms/2 bathrooms + separate WCs. FLEXIBLE CHANGEOVER DAYS. SEVEN DAYS STAY MINIMUM

About Villa Aimée

A delightful and beautifully restored maison vigneronne right in the heart of a thriving village. This old French winemaker's house with 6 bedrooms and private swimming pool can comfortably sleep up to 12 guests.

Enter this charming 'maison vigneronne' and step into the grand entrance hall with elegant wrought-iron staircase to offer a brilliant first glimpse of what to expect from this stunning property. Original french tiles throughout as well as high, decorative ceilings and doorways. The dining room has a large table with seating for 12 people, a marble fireplace and hardwood book cases finish the picture. The refurbished kitchen offers the best of modern amenities infused with original features such as wooden beams and skylight. There is a large freestanding gas cooker, fridge with water dispenser, dishwasher, wine cooler, and anything else you might need to make the best of French cuisine. The characterful living room has a TV with all English channels, unlimited WIFI and Netflix. French doors open out onto a very sunny terrace with seating and views.
All the rooms and bedrooms are of generous size with high ceilings so you will have the impression of space and light.

There are 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom on the first floor:
Bedroom 1: Double bed, marble fireplace, decorative high ceiling, original floor tiles, wardrobe.
Bedroom 2: Two single beds, WC, original decorative ceiling and floor tiles.
Bedroom 3: Double bed, marble fireplace, decorative high ceiling, original floor tiles and built-in wardrobes.
Bathroom: Shower with bucket head, sink and toilet.

On the second floor, the landing is furbished to make a lovely quiet and cool seating area with book shelves. There are a further 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom:
Bedroom 4: Double bedroom, built in wardrobe original floor tiles. Reversible air conditioning and ceiling fan.
Bedroom 5: Super king size bed, marble fireplace, Original floor tiles. Reversible air conditioning and ceiling fan. Views over the medieval village of Magalas.
Bedroom 6: Double bed, Original floor tiles, wooden beams. Reversible air conditioning and ceiling fan.
Bathroom: Roll top French bath with claw feet, walk-in shower, Large sink, original beams and floor tiles, skylight.
WC: Toilet and Sink. Original beams and floor tiles.
Utility room with 2 washing machines, iron, ironing board, dryer, space to dry clothes, skylight with light well to kitchen below, Original beams and floor tiles.

Outside you'll find a wonderful terrace with al fresco dining area with views and also overlooking the pool.
There are steps down to the unoverlooked garden/pool with relaxed seating area and summer kitchen. Armchair terrace with easy access to the pool. BBQ and table/chairs for al fresco dining for 12 people under 2 sails for shade.

The barn has been set up as a gamesroom with table tennis, table football, darts and a pool table.

Two luxurious sunloungers plus numerous other sunloungers can be easily moved around the garden depending on whether you want sun or shade.

Located in the centre of the lively Medieval village of Magalas in the Languedoc.
The house is located just 200 meters from the nearest restaurant. In total, the village has 3 restaurants and a bar, supermarkets and newspaper shop plus a bank. The nearest beach is 25 minutes away.
This house has it all, a fully-equipped 'Home away from home'.

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Facilities and Features

Bedrooms:
First floor:
1 queen size bedroom with cot
1 double bedroom
1 twin bedroom
Second Floor:
Master with super king size bed
1 double bedroom
1 double bedroom (this is the smallest bedroom)

Bathrooms:
First Floor:
Bathroom 1: Shower, sink WC
Separate WC in Twin room
Second Floor:
Large family bathroom with shower, sink, clawfooted bath.

Fully equipped indoor kitchen and summer kitchen with bbq.
Kitchen is equipped with dishwasher, free standing hob with 5 ring hob.
Washing machine, tumble dryer, iron and board.
Travel cot and highchair available.

  • Private Villa
  • Private Pool
  • Secure fenced pool
  • Un-overlooked Pool
  • 6+ Bedrooms
  • 2+ Bathrooms
  • Games Room
  • Private Parking
  • Aircon
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Satellite TV
  • Fireplace
  • Terrace
  • BBQ Area
  • Table Tennis
  • Pet Friendly
  • Child Friendly
  • Easy Walk to Shops
  • Golf Nearby
  • Watersports Nearby

Location and Map

This marker is for indication purpose only

You will not have to leave the village. There is a train station in the village, 1 tapas bar, 1 bar/restaurant which is open all the time, 1 bistro bar. Grocery store, bread shop where you can sit and have coffee.
Newspaper/Tabac shop. You will not need your car once you arrive as the village has it all.
If you do not feel like going out there is an Italian pizzeria which will deliver and the bar also does take away pizza.
Numerous wineries in the village that you can do wine tastings in.
Only 25 mins from the Mediterranean coast.
10 mins from the city of Beziers and 45 mins from Montpellier.
Also 1 hour from the famous Unesco site of Carcassonne castle.
Nearest beach is 25 minutes away by car.

Local activities :
Cycling
Horse riding
Mountain biking
Walking
Wine tasting

Availability Calendar

 

Weekly rates and Extra Charges

Prices

rental period weekly rate
29 Aug 2020 - 19 Dec 2020 1815
02 Jan 2021 - 02 Jul 2021 1815
03 Jul 2021 - 27 Aug 2021 3388
28 Aug 2021 - 17 Dec 2021 1815
Arrival after 4pm, Departure by 10am. Times may be flexible out of high season.

Fees and conditions

  • Security Deposit: €500.00
  • Linen, towels and pool towels included.
  • End of stay clean included.
  • Discounts for two week bookings.
  • Welcome pack including wine for your arrival.
  • 8 bicycles available for hire at very reasonable daily rates. please enquire with SFHV.
  • Long-term rentals and winter lets welcome.
  • FLEXIBLE CHANGEOVER DAYS. MINIMUM SEVEN DAYS STAY.
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Further Information

NB: Not suitable for persons of reduced mobility as there are steep stairs up to the front door (typical of the architecture in this region) and down to the courtyard.

Living areas:
Satellite TV and wi-fi.
Air conditioning and/or fans in bedrooms
Oil central heating throughout the house.
Ping pong table
Garden
Private, unoverlooked Pool 8m x 4m
Sunloungers and numerous seating areas.
Washing machine, dryer and iron
Off road parking and garages for two cars
Not wheelchair friendly
No smoking in the house
Pets allowed.

Customer Reviews

  • Superb home with original features, lovely terrace, garden and pool. Everyone happy from 2 - 65! Check-in was easy and extremely good detailed info about the area. Katie was exceptionally helpful when my daughter's car broke down and took her to her local garage and acted as an interpreter. Many beautiful places to visit. Really recommend Katie as a great host and her home a great place to stay. Thanks for prosecco which helped celebrate my birthday!
    - Janet August 2019

  • I cannot tell you how much we enjoyed our ten days in this house which felt just like a very nice home. It's elegant architecture and it's stunning garden were the perfect surroundings of our holiday. We used the bikes, the swimming pool and ate and laughed at each table outside. We had a very jolly time. Katie was very friendly and helpful and pointed us in the right direction when needed. We went for some beautiful bike rides, loved Pezenas market on the Saturday morning. I think the best market I have every been to actually. Kayaked on the Orb and walked up the Gorge and of course had days where we did very little, apart from buy baguettes from the village. Thank you for a wonderful time spent with our family.

    - August 2019