Experience the magic of rural French life in the beautiful region of Languedoc in South West France. Castel Grand Rue, our holiday home, makes the perfect base for you to live like a local.
Located in the town of Olonzac, market town and capital of the Minervois, here you can get off the crowded tourist track and enjoy delightful Southern France at its best! Olonzac is also perfectly situated for visits to Carcassonne, the Canal du Midi, Pont du Gard and the Mediterranean.
Castel Grand Rue is owned by Holidays to Europe's editor, Carolyn, and her husband and another couple, and they have ensured that the self-contained holiday home is fully equipped with all the conveniences you need to enjoy the perfect holiday in Languedoc.
Castel Grand Rue is located in right in the heart of Olonzac in France's famous southern wine region. If you're looking for a holiday home close to all of Languedoc's major sites without being over-run by tourists, Castel Grand Rue is a great place to stay.
The house is a traditional three-storey home right in the centre of town. Just step outside your door to be part of the bustle and wonder of rural France, or enjoy the the peace and solitude that only a small French town can offer.
The 3 bedroom gite (the French term for self-catering holiday accommodation) comfortably sleeps six guests in two double rooms and one twin bedded room. The kitchen, dining and living rooms have a Moroccan theme, and a separate laundry has a washing machine and plenty of storage space for bikes and hiking boots.
Castel Grand Rue's kitchen is well-equipped with cooking utensils, crockery, china and modern appliances so you can cook up the freshest of meals made from local produce.
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The rooftop terrace - with Weber BBQ - is the perfect place to relax whilst enjoying a drop of the local wine or sampling the delicious local produce.
Each Tuesday, you can buy right outside your front door as the Olonzac's weekly market is held literally on your door step!
The house comes fully equipped with all bed linen and towels. Free parking (non-reserved) is available only 15 metres from the house.
For your enjoyment there is a Hi-Fi system and a selection of CDs. Complimentary WiFi access is provided.
The English-speaking caretakers live nearby and are on hand to assist you if required during your stay.
When looking for somewhere to stay in sunny Languedoc, look no further than Castel Grand Rue.
* The master bedroom and bathroom are located on the top floor; the second double room and twin room are located on the second floor. A second toilet and a sitting room are also situated on the second floor. There are 35 steps between the bottom (ground) floor and the top floor.
A rental car is highly recommended for your visit to Olonzac as the town is not serviced by public transport. A taxi service is available in the town.
October to May
AUD725 / €500 per week or AUD125 / €90 per night - minimum 4 nights
June to September
AUD940 / €650 per week or AUD160/ €110 per night - minimum 4 nights
Plus final cleaning fee: AUD75 / €50 (payable with balance of rental).
Australian dollar or Euro payments accepted.