Grenache & Carignan: Port-Vendres Apartments
Situated in the oldest part of Port Vendres and only 2 minutes from the harbour, this rebuilt village house is two apartments; one a studio for 2 and the other suitable for a family or sharing couples. It is our home in France and equipped for our comforts. Each has the same quality spec with double glazing, heating/air-con, dishwasher, electric cooker, fridge, MW, DVD player/radio, iPod station, double beds, en suite shower rooms, shaver points, hair-dryer, washing/dryer machine, garage & nearby parking.One hour from Gerona & Perpignan & 2 from Barcelona airports There is a port, marina, beaches, many outdoor amenities & sea sports as well as wonderful walks. The village is self-sufficient with excellent local and friendly shops, supermarkets, many varied restaurants, cafes and has a Saturday market only 100m away from the house. The fishing quay sells fresh fish, excellent local wine is available close by. Collioure is 5 mins and the region of Roussillon is spectacular to visit
Details for 1A 'Grenache' , rue de la Liberte Studio,
Sleeps 2, kitchenette, 1 shower room, garage, laundry
This is a comfortable studio-apartment is suitable for two people sharing. The floor is terracotta tiles and consists of a kitchenette with all mod-cons; plenty of cupboard & cooking surface, attractive crockery, & plenty of utensils. The living area is spacious & comfortably furnished with brown leather chairs, DVD player & iPod docking station. The room opens out through 2 full height French windows on to a south-facing balcony. Secluded in a cupboard behind a an electrically driven pine wood roller shutter is a Foldaway bed that is easy to operate. There is a modern shower room with glass cabinet shower, WC & wash hand basin with efficient heater/towel rail and hair-dryer. Double glazing is throughout and wooden Venetian blinds help to maintain the cool atmosphere in the hot summer days. All water is heated by roof solar panels which is stored in the laundry where a washer/dryer is for client use. The garage can house a small family car and street parking is also available.
Details for 1B 'Carignan' rue de la Liberte 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 2 Bathrooms
This comfortable and spacious apartment is fitted to a high specification of personal comfort. The kitchen area is excellently appointed with all mod cons for imaginative cooking. The dining table will expand to permit 6 sitting comfortably and the living area is furnished with leather chairs and settee and extra seating being provided by colourful beanbags. There is a TV/DVD player & a selection of DVDs, Ipod docking station (NB the TV is not connected for programme reception). In the basement, (accessed from outside) there is a garage where at the back a laundry houses a washer/dryer for client use.The garage is small and in general, reserved for the smaller studio-apartment use, but if that is unoccupied, it can be used for use with this apartment. There is easy parking nearby.
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This property has 3 bedrooms and sleeps 6 people
|1A Grenache - Studio||1 Double||2|
|1B Carignan - Room1||1 Double||2|
|1B Carignan - Room2||1 Double||2|
This property has 3 bathrooms
|Shower room1||shower||Toilet||wash hand basin, electric towel rail, shaver point|
|Shower room 2||shower||Toilet||wash hand basin, electric towel rail, shaver point|
|Shower room 3||shower||Toilet||wash hand basin, electric towel rail, shaver point|
|Activities||SailingTennisCyclingMountain BikingScuba DivingWalkingFishingMountaineeringSkiingGolfWind SurfingSwimming|
|Leisure||Gambling CasinosSnorkelingHikingPier FishingSound/Bay FishingDeepSea FishingMountain ClimbingSight Seeing|
|Nearby Facilities, Attractions, and Services||RestaurantsWaterfallsRuinsWinery ToursScenic Drives|
|Kitchen||GrillStove Top BurnersClothes DryerIce MakerOvenWashing MachineIron & BoardRefrigeratorCoffee MakerDish WasherKitchenetteCooking UtensilsSpices|
|Outside||BalconyParking On StreetParking|
An iPOD docking station is available in both apartments. The garage is for the letting of the studio 1A and only suitable for a small European car.
|Rate Category||Period||Rates||Minimum Stay|
£96 per Night
*** Default rates are subject to change. Please confirm the rates prior to booking.
We also accept bank transfers to either a British or French bank accounts
Property Availability (Next 12 Months)
Legend: Available Booked
Location Type: Near the Ocean
The owner advises that a car is recommended for this location.
These two self-catering apartments, suitable for 2 to 6 sharing are in one of the most fortunate micro-climates in the most southern part of Mediterranean France nestling under the Pyrenees. The picturesque fishing village of Collioure of Matisse, Dufy, Picasso and Charles Rennie Mackintosh fame who set up their easels here because of the exceptional light, beautiful countryside & magical coastline is a mere 2km easy walking distance. Port Vendres is proudly in French Catalonia & has strong affiliation with Spanish Catalonia 20km away, being only 2 hours drive from its capital Barcelona. It has the combined benefits of having a fishing harbour, marina & deep birth for ocean liners and cargo ships & is within easy reach of many regional attractions of Roussillon & Spain, including Salvador Dalis home & museum. The climate is exceptional with the region having the longest annual recorded hours of sunshine for any part of France & the scenery has a spectacular light & drama aura.