Château de Bouilhonnac - CARC114

Prices from €2,420 - €2,420

Sleeps: 12   Bedrooms: 6

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An authentic luxurious family château overlooking the great La Cité of Carcassonne with a private pool on the roof terrace. Near to the beach. In a peaceful and quiet location, just 15 minutes from the tourist sights in Carcassonne. Sleeps 12 (6 bedrooms).

About Château de Bouilhonnac

This is an impressive property owned by the head of the Knights of Malta who lives in Versailles. The chateau is situated in the middle of the village, it is 500 years old and has remained in the same family since it’s construction.

It is very large so there is lots of space for everyone. The brand new terrace roof top swimming pool and the large terrace is a major plus to the property as all meals can be taken al fresco.

Heirlooms line the walls and mantelpieces and each room is authentically decorated, yet the Château has a real family feel. The Château has a formal lounge with marble fireplace and patio doors leading onto a sun terrace. The formal indoor dining room with an ancient fireplace is ideal for eating indoors if you want to be cool.

There is a beautiful drawing room, library and music room which has a baby grand piano. For those interested in activities, there is a French pool table, table tennis table and baby football table.

A breakfast room with a fireplace and a fully equipped kitchen, which is joined to the Grand Terrace, are perfect if you want to take your breakfast in the chateau.

Bedrooms: Six bedrooms all beautifully decorated comprising of:
3 bedrooms with double beds.
2 bedrooms with 3 single beds in each.
1 child's bed.
Note - the master bedroom still has the original wallpaper which is the same wallpaper used in Chateau Versailles. It has some water damage but the owner prefers to keep it for historical reasons.
Bathrooms:
2 bathrooms with baths.
1 bathroom with shower.
4 WC's.

Kitchen - Fully equipped kitchen for 14 people including cutlery, crockery, casseroles, cooking utensils, glasses etc. Dishwasher. Washing machine. Oven with rotisserie. Microwave oven.

Utility Room - French pool table. Table Tennis. Baby Football.

Living Rooms - The Château has a formal lounge with marbled fireplace and patio doors opening onto a smaller terrace - the perfect spot to watch the sun set. There is a TV and video machine. There is a drawing room with a central table ideal for card games.

Other - The dining room is decorated medieval style and has an ancient fireplace, the stone transported from the ruins of the ancient Bouilhonnac Château (dated approximately 1200AD).

OUTSIDE

A grand terrace "Le Balcony de la Cité" perfect for outdoor dining. From the terrace, you can see the great medieval La Cité Of Carcassonne and further towards the Pyrenees.

There are extensive gardens and a brand new private swimming pool (8m x 4m) on the roof terrace, which is locked by a gate for security.
BBQ provided.

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Facilities and Features

Bedrooms: Six bedrooms:
3 bedrooms with double beds.
2 bedrooms with 3 single beds in each.
1 child's bed.

Bathrooms:
2 bathrooms with baths.
1 bathroom with shower.
4 lavatories.

Kitchen - Fully equipped kitchen for 14 people including cutlery, crockery, casseroles, cooking utensils, glasses etc. Dishwasher. Washing machine. Oven with rotisserie. Microwave oven.

Utility Room - French pool table. Table Tennis. Baby Football.

Living Rooms - TV and video machine. There is a drawing room with a central table ideal for card games.

The dining room - decorated medieval style
  • Private Pool
  • Secure fenced pool
  • Un-overlooked Pool
  • 6+ Bedrooms
  • 2+ Bathrooms
  • Private Parking
  • Secure Parking
  • Terrace
  • BBQ Area
  • Table Tennis
  • Pet Friendly
  • Child Friendly
  • Golf Nearby
  • Watersports Nearby
  • Spacious garden

Location and Map

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Situated in the centre of the village.

The nearest next village is Trebes (5 minutes by car). Carcassonne is 8km away.

In Trebes you can find the Canal du Midi, an automatic teller machine, a bakery, a butchers, a post office, a fish monger, a vegetable market, a pharmacy, several restaurants along the Canal du Midi, doctors and dentists.

Coast/Beach
There are many beaches within easy access. The closest Carcassonne Plage (Lac de Cavayere) - (10 mins) a scrupulously clean pebbled beach and another creamy white sand beach with swimming lake. This beautiful expanse of water is home to an abundance of wildlife and fish, and makes for a perfect picnic spot and haven for young families. (Château de Bouilhonnac can prepare a scrummy picnic basket for you upon request).

Golf
There is an 18 hole international standard golf course - 8km away from Château de Bouilhonnac. Address: Golf Club de Carcassonne, Route de Saint Hilaire, 11000 Carcassonne.

Special interest holidays
For wine lovers, Château de Bouilhonnac (which exports wines to various countries) can offer you a wine tasting session one evening by prior arrangement, or alternatively arrange an accompanied wine visit to a number of wine estates. Château de Bouilhonnac also has its own resident chef. Menus can be sent prior to arrival for your selection. A private cookery course can be arranged.

Travel
The cheapest flights directly to Carcassonne Salvaza airport are found on Ryan Air. Toulouse airport is within an hours reach. Taxi's are available outside the airport terminal building. A Taxi journey from the airport to Château de Bouilhonnac is +- 15 minutes. Carcassonne has its own train station. Taxi's are available outside the train station. The journey from the station to Château de Bouilhonnac is +- 15 minutes.

Availability Calendar

 

Weekly rates and Extra Charges

Prices

rental period weekly rate
23 May 2020 - 23 Oct 2020 2420
22 May 2021 - 22 Oct 2021 2420
Arrival after 4pm, Departure by 10am. Times may be flexible out of high season.

Fees and conditions

  • Security Deposit: €500.00
  • Saturday to Saturday is the normal changeover day but out of high season can be flexible.
  • Check-in is after 3pm and check-out is before 10am.
  • There is a €200 fee for linen/towels and final cleaning, payable on arrival.
  • The linen and towels are changed once a week. We ask that you bring your own pool and beach towels.
  • A returnable deposit of €500 is required in case of breakages or damage.
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Further Information

Pets accepted
Safe for children

Location: Near Trebes, Carcassonne, south of France

Amazing views of La Cité of Carcassonne, private pool, peaceful and quite location, just 15 minutes for the tourist sights in Carcassonne. Sleeps 12 (6 Bedrooms).

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