Rural holiday barn with pool, nr Aramits - AP002781_B

Aramits (17km from Oloron-Sainte-Marie), Pyrénées Atlantiques, Aquitaine Reference: AP002781_B Advertiser since: 30 September 2010

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Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms Additional info
Woodlodge Self Catering Flexible 1 6 1 + extra room

About this property

Holiday Barn with Pool and Mountain Views. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Woodlodge in 18 acres of farmland overlooking the village of Aramits with the mountains and the ski station of La Pierre St Martin in the background.

There is one bedroom at Woodlodge which has 3 single bed, for a group of 5 we offer an extra en-suite room. making the Woodlodge suitable for 2 couples or 5 singles. Adults only.
The Woodlodge lounge, dining area and the kitchen are open plan and all on the same level as the patio making it suitable for the less mobile.

The outside patio has table and chairs, BBQ,
For 2015 we now have a sauna and Jacuzzi, private session of the gymnasium-sauna-Jacuzzi, for 2 person 20 Euros also includes a bottle of sparkling wine and towels (90 Minutes)

On-site just 30m away is a shared pool, gym, games area with 2 table tennis tables, baby foot and traverse climbing wall, club room with a pool table, darts and lots of board games. We have wi-fi so you can bring your own laptop..

We are on the edge of a network of signed walks and one is just 10 mins away. The area is well known for cycling, with the Tour de France passing close by, many of these famous Cols are in pedaling distance so bring your bikes. All the marked walks are suitable for off road biking. We have too many outdoor activities and attractions to mention - please send for a free dvd with 1300 photos of the accommodation and local activities.



Kitchen and dining

Eye level oven, 4 ring hob, microwave, fridge, toaster, kettle.
Large dining table with chairs.

Living rooms

Settee, coffee table, tv and dvd player but no English tv channels, French only but we do have a good selection of DVDs.


Bedroom with a 3 single beds


walk in shower, wash basin and toilet


Electric heating


Tv with DVD player. French channels.
The games room has a Pool table, darts, books and walking guides.

Garden and outside

Patio with table and chairs, bbq, private garden, shared games room, 2 table tennis.
Shared outdoor pool with superb views over the valley

Parking and garages

Private off road parking next to the patio

Visitor suitability

All rooms and patio are on the same level making it suitable for the less mobile.

Information about any additional facilities

Jazz festival end of June,
Motor racing at Pau end of May,
Rallye de Cimes, 4x4 event first weekend in September and it was free to watch.
Tour de France, route to be announced 20th October.
Also we have many local cycling events, Pierre Jacque en Baretous Sportive end of July which starts and finishes in our village of Aramits just one mile away.
Another La Bearn cycl'Espoir, 19th June 2016
Water sport centres, rafting, Speleo, Canyon, Escalade, Rando centre just 2km away in Lanne.
Petit train at Artouste is worth a day out also for mountain biking and walking.
La Verna is a must.
Easy 1 hour walk or up to a 5 hour tour.
Fetes, each village will have its own 3 day fete, worth seeing for the culture and traditions. Very colourful traditional dresses and plenty Beer tents.
For dates of the events watch our web site or contact us with your dates and I'll send you events for that period.
Fishing just 1 mile in the village.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Meals

  • Shared pool



Distance: 3 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Trout
Name of nearest fishing location: Aramits
Distance: 1 km

Fishing on-site


Name and address of nearest golf course: Pau
Distance: 30 km


Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Lanne
Distance: 2 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 1 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Jurancon


Name of nearest resort: La Pierre St Martin
Distance: 25 km



Name/number of nearest marked trail: Less than 1 mile away


Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Jurancon, Gan
Distance: 20 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Margaret Johnson

Margaret and John, both born and bred in Nottingham, 2 sons and 3 grand children. Margaret had her own hairdressing business on Union Road Nottingham, John trained in the motor repairs at B&K.Thomas in West Bridgford. Left Nottingham in 2000 and started a B&B in Norfolk, 2004 moved to France

Owner's website
Year property purchased 2004
Why this location? Mountain tours have always been popular with bikers, cyclist and walkers also we have regular stages of the Tour de France in the region.
Plus we like it as we can eat outside all the year round
Unique benefits of property The location is unique because of the views, we offer a selection of accommodation, the self-catering Top Barn sleeps a max of 8 but other rooms can be added on the room only basis. Bed & Breakfast rooms also can have the choice of half board.

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