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Self-catering Ariege holiday rental homes - Chalets Ariege

Ariege self catering holiday rental homes - Book direct on Rent-in-FranceAriège is a department in southwestern France named after the Ariège River. The department is part of the Midi-Pyrénées region and is surrounded by the French departments of Haute-Garonne, Aude, and Pyrénées-Orientales, as well as Spain and Andorra on the south.

The department is dominated by the Pyrenees mountains, which form the border between France and Spain – which make staying in a holiday chalet in the Ariège, unmissable. The mountain range forms a fantastic backdrop to the entire Ariège Department, rising to some 10,000 feet. There are hundreds of miles of well-marked paths which allow exploration of this mountainous department. It’s also easily accessible via good roads, cable cars or by foot.

There are countless attractions and things to do throughout the year whilst renting a self catering holiday home in the Ariège. Fresh water lakes provide a variety of activities throughout the summer including swimming, fishing, canoeing and sail boarding. For the winter at your Ariège holiday rental, the department has several downhill ski resorts - the largest being Ax-Bonascre, Les Monts D'Olmes and Guzet. There are many cross country ski-ing resorts, one of the best being at Plateau de Beille, near Les Cabannes.

Foix is the capital of the Ariège. It is an ancient medieval town with a fortress; Chateau de Foix is perched on a hill overlooking it. This is Cathar country – the area is steeped in history! Another famous chateau in the Ariège is Montségur, located on a rocky outcrop at a height of 1200 metres.Ariege holiday house and chalets to rent, France - Chateau de Foix

Of other important towns in the department, Pamiers is host to a large commercial centre and three churches; Mirepoix is a medieval town, as is Saint-Lizier situated on a hilltop with winding streets, fine views and a church with cloisters that are noteworthy. Saint-Girons hosts a Saturday market.

There are also many unspoiled villages and hamlets to enjoy during a holiday in the Ariège - tucked away in the valleys close to the department's border with Spain - Seix, Cominac and Aulus Les Bain all come alive in the holiday season.

Ariégeois gastronomy is based on the cooking of Pyrenean regional food, such as cheese or charcuterie from the mountain country!

Travelling to your Ariege self catering holiday home

By car: Driving to the region means taking the A20 from Paris towards Toulouse and following signs to Foix when you reach Toulouse’s périphique. By air: The closest is Toulouse-Blagnac international airport, a 1 hour drive away from Foix. Scheduled, charter and low-cost airlines all fly to this airport daily from airports throughout the UK. Carcassonne is two hours away and also offers regular flights from the UK. By rail: A service runs from Paris Austerlitz to Toulouse station. From there trains operate regularly to Foix.

 

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Chambre D'Hotes, Bed and Breakfast  with 4 Ensuite Bedrooms - LA MAISON AU BORD DU CANAL

Chambre D'Hotes, Bed and Breakfast with 4 Ensuite Bedrooms - LA MAISON AU BORD DU CANAL

Weekly Rental: EUR €69 PER NIGHT to EUR €117 PER NIGHT

10 sleeps

The house "Au bord du Canal" has a very nice view of the château of Chateauneuf en Auxois, a hill-top village

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10 sleeps

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Charming Breton cottage in its own large secluded garden – 15 minutes from Quimperlé

Charming Breton cottage in its own large secluded garden – 15 minutes from Quimperlé

Weekly Rental: GBP 315 to GBP 725

7 sleeps

Spacious 3 bedroom Breton cottage, full of character, deep in rural Southern Brittany, just half an hour from the many

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Charming Fisherman's House on the River Aven in Brittany LONG TERM RENTAL ONLY

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Weekly Rental: GBP £265 to GBP £265

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Villa with Stunning Sea Views Near the Beach - Les Sables-d'Olonne, Pays de la Loire

Villa with Stunning Sea Views Near the Beach - Les Sables-d'Olonne, Pays de la Loire

Weekly Rental: EUR 1650 to EUR 2180

6 sleeps

EXCEPTIONAL VILLA with 180° PANORAMIC SEA VIEWS. Large terrace facing south, overlooking the waves. Within walking

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Delightful 5 Star Self Catering Holiday Home near Villedieu Les Poeles, Normandy. We look forward to welcoming you soon!

We are pleased to currently be able to offer all our guests 10% off our standard weekly listing prices for 2022. Please

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Peak season reduction

Special Offer -10% discount on the remaining summer week 25th August-1st September 18 - enquire now!

Late booking offer 15% discount

Late booking offer 15% discount

Late booking offer 15% discount for start dates within 4 weeks

Flexible Booking Times

Flexible Booking Times

Booking times available to accommodate the more economical mid week travel

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