view of Carcassonne, Aude, Languedoc

les trois fenêtres

living room, gite, Corbieres the pool at Holiday Corbieres

the patio of one of the gites overlooking Servies en Val

One bedroom luxury apartment with large terrace (sleeps two)
This is a non-smoking property

“les trois fenetres” is set in a beautiful, tranquil valley, alongside a river, together with stunning, uninterrupted views of the Corbieres hills. If you’re looking for a quiet retreat together with unspoilt countryside, this is the location for you.

This luxury one bedroom apartment in an elevated position has been converted sympathetically from an old stone barn into a beautiful home, featuring stunning views over the valley, towards the Corbieres hills. You have your own large, private south-facing terrace, overlooking the river, waterfall and rockpool.

The apartment has been restored, using only the finest materials and built to the highest standards. Underfloor heating and a wood burning stove keep you snug in the winter and thick walls combined with double glazing to keep you cool in the summer. Hot water is produce through our environmentally friendly solar panels. There are french doors onto the terrace from both the living room and the bedroom. There are also french doors from a balcony in the bedroom, overlooking the river.

The kitchen is fully equipped with quality appliances, including a microwave and dishwasher. Washing facilities are available in the laundry room downstairs. The bathroom includes a twin deep bath and a large walk-in shower. A hairdryer and sets of towels are provided but not beach towels. A small welcome pack is provided in the fridge, including a welcome gift.

The living room, with elegant period furniture, has a television, featuring the all main British channels, including radio stations, plus also a stereo, cd’s and dvd’s. The biblioteque features many interesting books, including some on the Cathar region.

bedroom of one of the gites

The outside south-facing terrace is private and not overlooked, featuring a dining table/chairs, sun loungers, pots of exotic plants and stunning, uninterrupted views through the vineyards to the Corbieres hills. An outside dedicated parking space is provided. To the side of the property is the (shared) river garden, with stone steps leading down to the river/rockpool.

There are also two local lakes and rockpools for swimming/picnicing, within just a few minute’s drive. Fresh bread is delivered in the morning, six days a week. The local village of Servies en Val, with it’s medieval chateau, is only a ten minute walk and has a post office, grocery store (with many delightful local products), bakers, tobacconist, cash machine, wine cellar, hairdressers and a garage, also selling petrol. The medieval village of Lagrasse, a fifteen minute drive away has numerous cafes and restaurants.

the pool at Holiday Corbieresview from terrace of gite, Aude
click to enlarge, carnival,  Limouxview from terrace of gite, Aude

Everything at “les trois fenetres” has been put together with great care and attention to detail to ensure you have a superb holiday. You’ll be hard pushed to find another rental property offering these high standards.