Three storey villa
3 x bedrooms
1 x bathroom
2 x WC
From AUD$725 per week

Experience the magic of rural French life in the beautiful region of Languedoc in South West France. Castel Grand Rue 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.

The Australian owners of Castel Grand Rue have ensured that the self-contained gite 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.

The maison is a traditional three-storey villa right in the centre of town. Just step outside your door to be part of the bustle and wonder of old style France, or enjoy the the peace and solitude that only a small French town can offer.

The 3 bedroom gite 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.

The rooftop terrace 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 town’s  weekly market is held literally on your door step! The house is bright and airy with stylish furnishings throughout. It 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 TV (with some English channels), a DVD player, video player, Hi-Fi system, and a Weber BBQ on the terrace. Complimentary WiFi access is provided if you bring your own laptop.

The English-speaking caretakers live nearby and are on hand to assist you if required during your stay.

* 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, vanity and sitting room are also situated on the second floor. There are 35 steps between the bottom (ground) floor and the top floor.


October to May
AUD$725 / €500 per week or AUD125 / €90 per night – minimum 4 nights

June to September
AUD$940 / €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.


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