Berkana - Aude - Sleeps 2

Converted barn near Carcassonne 

  • Terrace
  • View from Berkana
  • Lounge
  • Kitchen
  • Bedroom
Berkana in Aude, a cottage in Languedoc-Roussillon: Terrace

Studio in beautiful garden on the banks of the Canal du Midi Perfect for couples

The property is situatated in the heart of Cather country on the banks of the Canal du Midi and nestles on the edge of the small ancient village of Homps, surrounded by the vineyards of the Minervois.
The stone barn has been sympathetically converted into two charming, beautifully furnished, well equipped open plan studios, each with their own private terrace. It is set in over 1200sq meters of garden belonging to a small single storey villa which has it's own garden.
It is possible to rent both studios to accommodate larger groups. Please contact the owner for availability.
The Studios are open plan with a mezzanine bedroom area there is storage space underneath for the mezzanine for visitors' suitcases and personal effects. Velux windows are installed in the mezzanine area. The overall effect is an airy spacious studio looking on to a beautiful garden.
The entire garden is fenced with plenty of room for sunbathing and there is a large traditional barbecue on the main terrace, shaded by kiwi vines.
From the back gate you step onto the bank of the Canal de Midi, a short 3 minute walk takes you into the port of Homps with its many cafes, restaurants and food shops or walk next door to the wine and bistro bar.
The owner is at hand for help & advice and her library of over 1000 books & DVDs is available for use.
Bicycles are available to rent.
The area which is renowned for its beauty is great for gentle cycling or walking along the canal and through the vineyards. Equally 10mins away there is superb walking and cycling in the foot hills of the Black mountains.
The Area is superb for fishing with lake, canal and river fishing within walking distance.
Lac Jouarre with its beach is only 5mins away. In season there is wind surfing and boating available
The beautiful flat long sandy beaches are 40min away by car
There are tennis courts at Homps and Olonzac
There is wine tasting throughout the area
Also there is Horse Riding, Boat hire, white water Rafting on the river Orb and safari caving at Cabrespine.
To take advantage of cheap flights you are welcome to book any day as the start date (subject to availability). If a booking covers 2 price bands, the price quoted on the calendar will be inaccurate. Please contact the owner for the correct price.
Please note there is a 200€ deposit and an additional charge of €1 per 3kw for electricity and €25 for cleaning.
There is a separate charge of €20 for bedding and towels to give people the option

This property has been listed with Chez Nous for 6 years

Berkana Property Features

Location Type
  • Rural
  • Village

  • Car Required

Housekeeping & Services
  • Safe
  • Pets Allowed
  • Bed Linen for Hire
  • Towels for Hire
  • No Smoking
  • Air conditioning

  • 1 Double Bedroom

Ground Floor Facilities
  • Ground Floor Bedroom
  • Ground Floor Toilet
  • Ground Floor Bath

  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Toaster
  • Oven
  • Hob
  • Grill

Internet Access
  • Wireless Broadband

  • DVD Player
  • Books
  • Games
  • TV

Leisure Equipment
  • Sun Loungers
  • Patio Furniture
  • Barbecue

Garden/Terrace/Play area
  • Private garden

Parking available
  • Off road parking

Activities within 20min drive of the property
  • Wind Surfing
  • Fishing
  • Wine Tour
  • Tennis
  • Hiking
  • Caving
  • Mountaineering
  • Mountain Biking
  • Horse Riding
  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Pub/Bar within 1 mile

Local Water Sports
  • White Water Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
7 night(s) · 28 September 2020
Key Property Details
Property Name Berkana
Reference 253250
Sleeps 2
Bedrooms 1
Bathrooms 1
Reviews 7 Add a Review
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Berkana in Aude

Nearest Townhomps - Less than 1 km (approx)

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