Les Remparts

Luxury holidays in the south of France

About the house
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Facilities at Les Remparts


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Les Remparts sleeps up to 18 people, with 8 double bedrooms and 2 single futons for children or young adults. There are 7 ensuite WC, shower/bathrooms and another shower/WC on the top floor as well as 3 further WCs on the ground and basement floors.

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Kitchen at Les Remparts

There are two fully equipped kitchens, both with fridges, freezers, microwaves,dishwashers, stainless steel gas hobs, electric fan ovens and the larger kitchen also has a splendid gas fired scarlet Rayburn.

Living areas

Living area
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There are two large sitting/dining rooms on the ground floor furnished with comfy sofas, rugs and large antique tables and chairs. They each have a large fireplace ( all wood included in the cost of hire) and French windows that open onto the two large stone flagged terraces that run the length of two sides of the house. On the top floor there are two small sitting rooms/solars with full length patios doors opening onto the secluded south terrace.

Cinema room

Cinema room at Les Remparts

There is a cinema in the basement seating 16 people and has a huge collection of DVDs to suit every taste. There is also an English channel TV.

Swimming pool and Terraces

Swimming pool at Les Remparts

The walled courtyard contains a marble lined swimming pool heated by solar power. It has a sliding roof which enables use of the pool all year round and the dimensions are 4.40m by 10.40m. Uniquely there is a shallow paved 'beach' area running along the length of one side perfect for paddling and, in one corner, a solar heated waterfall within a small grotto. The whole area around the pool is paved in limestone, with lemon, orange and fig trees to create a tropical feel and has access to the rest of the house via the basement areas that contain the cinema and a small kitchen area with a WC and fridge/freezer.

Office and facilities

A quiet and comfortable office can be found on the first floor with wireless internet. The house is iPod friendly and there are various speaker systems around the house. There is also excellent sound proofing between the rooms.

Grounds and terraces

There are two stone paved terraces that run around two sides of the house, one perfect for sunny breakfasts and the other for watching the sunset. There is also a terrace at the top of the building with a lovely view of the Pyrennees which gets lots of sun and is completely secluded All have wooden outside furniture such as steamers, tables, benches and canvas parasols.

Les Remparts has a large inner courtyard which contains the swimming pool and paved areas and there are also two pretty little gardens in the outer courtyard together with several parking spaces.


There is a fully equipped laundry in the basement with a washing machine and a tumble drier.