Aubriete

Languedoc, France
7
2
3
Sleeps up to 7 in total plus 2 infants in cots in 3 bedrooms
Price
£1250 - £2401 per week
This is one of 3 properties at The Water Mill - click here for the others visited and approved by us

Top 10 Reasons to Stay Here

1
Free 'Mum friendly' package
2
Ground floor property with enclosed terrace
3
Shared heated infinity pool with pool toys
4
Games room and shared playground
5
Chic French boutique aesthetic
6
Stunning traditional features
7
Floor to ceiling windows, bright and cool interiors
8
Nearby villages and towns with restaurants and shops
9
Yoga classes, massage or photographer available to book
10
Short 30 minute drive to sandy beaches

Guest Reviews



Special Offer

 FREE MUM FRIENDLY PACKAGE


Book one week or more at The Water Mill (Aubriete, Mill End or Massette) in 2018 and you will get:

20€ voucher for a pizza delivery night for the whole family
40€ voucher for an evening's babysitting
40€ voucher for a massage or treatment for mum

Or alternatively use any of the above vouchers towards a home cooked meal.

One mum friendly package per booking. Offer subject to availability, and ends at the end of October 2018.



Features

Pool protected by fencing

The Property

Double bedrooms 2 double bedrooms (one with wooden cot)
Twin bedrooms bunk beds, plus single child's bed and a travel cot
Bathrooms Large bathroom with a roll top bath and roman shower
Living room With double sofabed

Local Information

Nearest village/town 5 mins walk 2 restaurants, cafe/bar & general store. 5 mins drive to large village with all conveniences
Nearest supermarket 3km Sommieres
Nearest doctor 3km Sommieres
Nearest A&E 25 mins Nimes
Nearest beach La Grande Motte, 35km, 40 minutes' drive
Nearest restaurant 5 mins walk

Services

Home cooked food Local restaurant delivers
Babysitting A free evening's babysitting is available through the "mums pack" however you can also book extra sessions through the hosts for €10 per hour
Swimming Towels available Yes
Bikes Bikes for all ages
Local Bike hire Yes
Local assistance/housekeeper yes
Welcome pack water / milk / wine / olives, crisps, saucisson / coffee / tea / sugar / bin bags / dishwasher and washing machine tablets / washing up liquid / soaps / bubble bath
Internet access Wi-Fi broadband
Restaurant on site no
Shopping Service On request in advance
Swimming towels Yes

Facilities

Pool Protection Yes
Central heating Yes
Open fire No
Enclosed Garden Yes
Garden shade Yes
Heated Pool Yes
Walking Distance to Village/Restaurant Yes
Dogs Allowed No
Suitable for Multiples Yes
Suitable for Wheelchair Users No
Home Cooked Food Yes
Babysitting Yes
Kids Club No
Restaurant on Site No
Additional Cleaning available Yes
Wifi Yes
Shopping Service Yes
Swimming towels Yes
Golf available locally Yes
Less than 1 hour from Nearest Airport Yes
Bikes Yes
Local Bike hire Yes
Air Con or Cooling System No
Car required? Required
Swimming Pool Yes
Private Pool No
Self Catering Yes
Creche No
Driving distance to beach Yes

Essential Kit Guarantee

Cots two
Highchairs two
Booster seat two
Bed guards Yes
Potty Yes
Steriliser Yes
Baby monitor Yes
Plastic crockery Yes
Plastic step Yes
Changing mat Yes
Stairgate(s) Yes
Non slip bath mat Yes
Indoor toys and books Yes
Microwave Yes
Food blender (hand held) Yes
DVD player Yes
Children's DVDs Yes
Child's loo seat Yes
Bath toys Yes
Blackout blinds or curtains/shutters Yes
Night light Yes
Cot linen Yes

Additional Equipment

Changing table No
Socket guards Yes
Baby den Yes
Baby bath Yes
Washing Machine Yes
Dishwasher Yes
Tumble dryer No
Garden equipment (slide etc) Yes
Hairdryer Yes
TV Yes
Sound system Yes
UK satellite TV channels Yes
Barbeque Yes

Extra Information

Other information
  • Food can be ordered with notice.



  • Please note that the pool is a traditional bassin style pool, ie. not tiled. Swimming pool open May to October. The pool is heated from mid-May to mid-September but the temperature of the water is dependent on the prevailing weather conditions.



  • Availability of TV channels can be dependent on factors such as usage and weather conditions.



  • For additional information and the individual Terms and Conditions, please see the 'Need to Know' section for this property.
  • Essential Kit Guarantee Info Some terms and conditions apply so please read our complete Terms and Conditions before booking.

    As this is a cluster property, not all equipment is stored within the property. It is therefore important that the items you require are requested using your booking form before arrival, so that they can be placed in your property.

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    Indoors & Outdoors

    Indoors

    With floor to ceiling windows, this ground floor holiday home is cool and bright and fabulous for families making the most of the indoor/outdoor life that epitomise family holidays in France.

    Inside, the beams, stone arches & stone floors give the property plenty of character whilst still having all the mod-cons associated with modern life.  The kitchen for example is fully equipped with a microwave, dishwasher, fridge, Tassimo coffee machine, oven and hob and is open onto the dining area which has a large dining table easily seating 8.

    Stone arches separate the living room from the kitchen area. The living room has a double sofa-bed, TV & DVD player and with views of the private enclosed terrace and the countryside beyond. Availability of Freesat TV channels can be dependent on factors such as usage and weather conditions.

    There are two double bedrooms (one with a cot, the other has space for a cot) and one child's room with a set of bunk beds (ladders can be removed to prevent small children climbing up if not being used) and a small toddler bed. There is also space for a travel cot if needed. This child's room does not have external windows but high internal ones fitted with blinds, that look into the living room and one of the double bedrooms. This holiday home boasts a stunning, large new bathroom with an old roll-top bath, stone sink and open roman shower.

    Private yoga classes & Shiatzu massage can be booked to have in your holiday home by a local English speaker and a local professional (English speaking) photographer can be booked for a relaxed family photo - do ask for more information.

    Outdoors

    Aubriete has its own enclosed private terrace with views over towards the garden and the river beyond.  Here there is a BBQ and garden furniture for lazy days outside and memories that you'll take with you.

    The heated, infinity pool is shared with the other the two holiday homes and overlooks the river and the views beyond.   Here there is an array of blow up pool toys for endless hours of water play.

    And there's plenty to do outside the water too.  The games room provides for some shady play whilst the fenced playground has swings, slides and a castle for burning off energy.

    For exploring the local area there is an array of bikes, for both adults and kids, as well as a choice of safe places to go.  The disused railway (a Voie Verte) track for example is one idea or simply a trip down to the village for an ice cream or to the boulangerie/general store to collect the bread and croissants.  There are also a couple of restaurants, a bar serving food and a post office.
     
    The Water Mill has 2 hectares of land along the Vidourle River.  This is a perfect stretch of river for some gentle paddling or for playing with fishing nets.  Two (very stable) kayaks are also available for great adventures into the unknown with a picnic or for a quick paddle around.

    Parent Point: This property is situated next to a river - However, unless you leave the mill land and venture out to the road or go through the locked gate you can not access the river, but parents should be aware.

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    What's Around?

    Family holidays in France would not be complete without some outings to explore the local area. ...And there are no shortage of things to do in this part of France.

    Just five minutes away is the pretty town of Sommiers with its cobbled streets and olde-worlde feel. Here there are lots of boutiques, bars and restaurants as well as a fantastic weekly market.

    Special events include a night market throughout July and August as well a medieval fete in April. In addition Laurence Durrell once lived here and there is a museum to celebrate his life and achievements.

    For keen riders are several riding stables within 15 minutes' drive and the team at the Watermill are happy to book lessons on your behalf. Down on the coast, at Stes Maries de la Mer it is possible to book a sunset ride on the beach, just let the team know if that is something that you would like to do.

    The Romans had a big influence in this part of France which is clearly evident in the beautiful cities of Montpellier and Nimes (just 30 mins away). The Roman arena at Nimes hosts bull fights and concerts and the likes of Elton John, David Bowie, Dido & Pavarotti have played here.

    Nimes is famous for the ‘Feria' or festivals that are held on bank holidays throughout the year. The town comes alive with colour and life and the bulls are run through the street.

    Montpellier meanwhile is a hugely vibrant centre with plenty to ‘ooh' and ‘ahh' at! The city itself however is an utter gem, best explored by foot.

    The large ‘egg shaped' Place De La Comedie with its beautiful Opera House, bars and cafes forms the heart of the city but it's definitely worth nipping down the back streets to find the hidden squares with their lively cafes, bars and restaurants, galleries, boutiques and churches.

    The real delights are off the main trail and remain out of view to the majority of tourists!

    If you're in search of indoor activities, this is the place to come. The list includes an Aquarium, a planetarium, indoor climbing courses, ice skating, and cinemas with English movies.

    For memorable family holidays in France, do have a trip down to the beach. There is a wide choice of gentle, sandy beaches with the Mediterranean lapping benignly at the shore. These are just 30 minutes from the Watermill and we suggest that you get advice about which ones to choose.

    Other ‘must-see' in the area include the Pont Du Gard aqueduct, the Haribo Sweet Museum or the beautiful town of Avignon.

    And a holiday in France would not be complete with a taster of this region's greatest export, the wine! If you'd like to take your ‘taster' to a deeper level then private wine tasting tours can be arranged complete with a chauffeur!

    Spotlight On...Aubriete. Read all about family highlights in the local area.

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    Need to Know

    Before booking, please read our Terms and Conditions.

    The maximum occupancy is 7 plus 2 infants in cots in 3 bedrooms.

    Price Includes:

    • All Essential Kit items
    • Linen, towels, electricity and heating
    • Wi-Fi

    Swimming Pool:

    Swimming pool open May to October. The pool is heated from mid-May to mid-September but the temperature of the water is dependent on the prevailing weather conditions.

    Check-In & Check-Out Times:

    Check-in is after 5pm
    Check-out is before 10am

    Security Deposit:

    The security deposit for this property is £300 and is payable directly to your host. Details of how to pay this will be available when you pay your balance.

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    Travel Info

    Driving From Transfer Time Carrier
    Beziers 1 hr 10 mins Company Logo Image
    Carcassonne 1 hr 30 mins Company Logo Image
    Marseilles 1 hr 30 mins Company Logo Image
    Beziers 1hr 10 mins Company Logo Image
    Avignon 1hr 20 mins Company Logo Image
    Avignon 1hr 20 mins Company Logo Image
    Marseilles 1hr 30 mins Company Logo Image
    Marseilles 1hr 30 mins Company Logo Image
    Marseilles 1hr 30 mins Company Logo Image
    Nimes 30 mins Company Logo Image
    Montpellier 35 mins Company Logo Image
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