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A friendly spot in the French Hautes-Pyrénées (65), not very far from
ski-resorts and the Val d´Aran in Spain.
A gîte, a small ecological camp site (for 6 tents max.) and some
guest rooms, with a fine breakfast (organic).
For nature lovers and peace seekers, who appreciate small things in life
(so do we).
Peace and quiet, grand view at the Pyrenees (Cap de Pony de Hourmigué,
Pic du Gar, Pic de Bacanère, Mont Aspet, Montludo).
Scenic routes for walking and cycling. Rafting, fishing, paragliding, ski-ing,
Only 4 km. from here: the Chemin du Piémont des Pyrénées (to
Santiago de Compostella).
Day trips to Cathar country, Lourdes, Toulouse, the cathedral of Saint
Bertrand de Comminges, the prehistoric caves of Gargas...
Regional cheese, honey and apple juice du terroir from one of the
farms in the Barousse valley.
On request: workshop How to prepare sushi (Leuntje´s specialty).
No tv, but (wireless) internet all right.
Many translations of 'The little prince', written by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
- the perfect literature for a lazy afternoon in the garden or a winter
evening next to the fire place.
Public transport: bus stop (Bagiry) only 1 km. from here. Train station (Saléchan-Siradan)
at 2 km. Take the night train in Paris-Austerlitz (22.56h) and join us for
breakfast the next morning.
site: 6 places for tents, cold water, electricity and composting toilet on
the spot (hot shower and flush toilets available in the house, 75 meters
Gîte/apartment: 1 living/kitchenette with fireplace and sofabed, 1 bathroom with toilet and shower, 2 bedrooms (2x1, 1x2), sleeps 4-6 persons. Great views in every room. Bed, bath and kitchen linen provided. Cleanup after you leave.
efficiency condensing boiler for hot water and central heating. Cellulose
insulation (in preparation). Linseed paints. Biodegradable cleaning
Bed&breakfast: 2 rooms, shared bathroom. Extended breakfast (organic).
Saturdays, check-out at 11:00, check-in from 15:00
fireplace, small swimming pool for children, gardens, terraces, mountain
views, good walking & cycling, wildlife (deers, brown bears!).
supermarket (organic) on the spot, vegetables from our organic garden for
sale (if available).
Toulouse: 120 km., airport Pau-Pyrénées: 120 km. Both coasts
(Mediterranean, Atlantic): 250 km., Toulouse: 110 km., Lourdes: 90 km.,
Cathedral of St-Bertrand de Comminges: 10 km., Bagnères de Luchon
(thermal baths, ski): 25 km., Spanish border: 20 km.
transport: bus stop at Bagiry (1 km.), train station at Saléchan-Siradan
(2 km.) or Montréjeau-Gourdan-Polignan (12 km.)
+33(0)562402785 / gsm +33(0)642885620
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