Stunning location, pool, hospitality, nr village,river swimming, tennis, riding
A delightful Tower Annexe Gite at L'Elzet Gites, a Chateau style farmhouse overlooking stunning views in the Cévennes foothills nr st Jean du Gard in Languedoc. Close to village shops and bar-restaurant(s) and with 32ft x 16ft shared Swimming Pool, gorgeous river swimming with cascade and beaches 2.5km (not waterfront).
Come stay in the captivating foothills of the Cevennes in Languedoc France. Enjoy our hospitality, Mediterranean weather and diversity of colours and activities theSpring and Autumn seasons.
L'Elzet Gites is loved by many returning visitors year after year. This region is a haven - beautiful, wild, rugged, characterful and exciting with a fascinating history.
Our local village community has shops, bar restaurant(s), tennis, Horse riding, river swimming,and fishing. There are local activities, festival weeks and thrilling walks on this section of the STEPHENSON TRAIL The RIVER SWIMMING is superb with cascade, beaches & fishing.
At Saint Jean du Gard you'll find the Tourist Centre, colourful markets, bars, restaurants, Cevenol museum, and STEAM TRAIN on scenic route via the famous Bambouzerie Park to Anduze; Cevennes day trips can be organised locally.
The Cevennes National Park, is the most valuable UNESCO protected Biosphere in all of Europe & includes preservation of nature and cuture within it. You'll find ancient villages, gorges, rivers, caves, a wealth of flora, fauna and birds for nature lovers.
On the border of both beautiful regions of Lozere & Gard there is a wonderful holiday to be had and more to see & do here than a holiday by the beach
The TOWER is on three floors:
Ground Floor open plan with kitchen, indoor table and chairs, comfy futon sofa bed; a spiral staircase leads to a first floor pretty, light double bedroom with French windows leading to a sheltered balcony with table & chairs and descending exterior staircase. On the 2nd floor is a huge romantic bathroom and large corner bath with integral seat and shower.
The large ground floor terrace has a wrought iron gazebo and umbrella for protection from the Mediterranean sun, dining furniture & BBQ. It is adjacent to the main garden that looks over the beautiful valley below.There is a shared private swimming pool.
All the Gites have their own corner of L'Elzet and can remain private, but it is great to have other company too. There is many a laugh to be had on get-together occasions if other visitors are staying.
We have a small menagerie of gorgeous donkeys and very tame pet farm animals.
NOTE: WE DON'T ACCEPT EASYBOOK SERVICE FOR JULY TO SEPT
EXIT CLEAN is charged locally 35 Euros per booking
DRIVING - 9.5 hrs from Calais
AIRPORTS Nimes 45mins, Montpellier 1hr 30, Avignon Marseilles 2.5hrs, Carcassone Toulouse Perpignan Lyon Rodez 2.5hrs+.
TRAIN: EUROSTAR LONDON - AVIGNON direct 6.5hrs or NIMES( via Lille) 7 hrs; + hire car
La Tour - Near St Jean du Gard Property Features
Housekeeping & Services
- Iron and Ironing Board
- Bed Linen Included
- Towels Included
- Fuel and Power Included
- High Chair
- Fuel and Power Payable
- No Smoking
Catering Services Available
- Breakfast available (payable locally)
- Evening meal available (payable locally)
- Outdoor Pool
- Communal Pool
- Coffee Machine
- DVD Player
- Sun Loungers
- Patio Furniture
- Communal garden
- Terrace / patio
Activities within 20min drive of the property
- Horse Riding
- Pub/Bar within 1 mile
Local Water Sports
- Swimming (outdoor pool)