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L Arcadia, Lodeve
Sleeps 2 to 4.  Price per week: £600 - £700
Detached House with garden and swimming pool. Air-conditioning Extensive uninterrupted views to the surrounding hills.

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About the property:

The house has been recently extensively refurbished and redecorated. The modern fitted kitchen is equipped with dishwasher, gas hob with overhead extractor fan, eye level electric oven and fridge/freezer, along with a range of small useful kitchen appliances for keen cooks.

Walk through to large dining area with seating for six.

The comfortable living room is furnished with leather sofas and arm chairs. The working fireplace forms the central feature of this sunny room. Satellite TV with mainly French Channels but also some English programs. DVD Player, music system with CDs and radio. French windows open onto the terrace and garden.

Continuing through the hall is the master bedroom with fitted cupboards and standard double bed. Bathroom with WC, wash hand-basin and bath with over-head shower.

The walk through office/library leads to the new guest suite with double bed and ensuite shower room with large walk in shower, WC and wash-hand basin. The front loading washing machine is also located here. French windows from the bedroom lead to the terrace.

The terrace houses the summer kitchen with its adjacent purpose built barbecue The gardens surround the house. The enclosed and gated front garden has a drive, which can easily accommodate up to four cars. The extensive flower beds are planted with roses, other flowering shrubs and mature trees. The back garden has a small swimming pool 6m x 4m, the surround is fully paved. (garden furniture includes sun beds with cushions).

Bed Linen and towels included. Optional air conditioning for the summer months by meter reading. Garden and pool maintained at your convenience.Telephone for incoming calls free internet access. Minimum of two week bookings accepted.




Lodeve is a typical market town with a wide range of shops and restaurants, there is a weekly market on Saturdays as well as a Tuesday evening market during the summer months specialising in local produce. Throughout the summer there are various events including a medieval fair and arts festival. The museum hosts prestigious art exhibitions each summer, past exhibits have included Chagall, Picasso and Magritte.

There is a public outdoor swimming pool, also a cinema which often has English Language films. The area has well marked walking trails suitable for all abilities as well as cycling trails. Lake Salagou is a ten minute drive where you will find safe beaches for bathing as well as bikes, sailing boats and wind surfers for hire. Horse Riding is widely available as there are a number of stables around Lodeve and Lake Salagou.

The Buddhist Temple Lerab Ling is close by and offers various retreats, its spectacular buildings are also available to visit each Sunday afternoon.