Large holiday gite with pool, rural Pyrenees - MH005849

Thuy (18km from Tarbes), Hautes Pyrénées, Midi Pyrenees Reference: MH005849 Advertiser since: 23 November 2017
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The Aubisque Self Catering Saturday 3 9 3 1 extra single sofa bed

About this property

Characterful Converted Barn - Large Pool & Grounds. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Perfectly positioned for both cyclists and those just wishing to relax, we are situated close to the iconic cols of the Pyrenees (Tourmalet, Aspin, Peyresourde, Aubisque etc) whilst at the same time, having on the doorstep fantastic local walks and lakes.

The site at AYP has 3 properties which have been created from a traditional French farmhouse & barns, with original timbers & local stonework.

The Aubisque, like our other properties, has its own private facilities & outside seating area, & there is a large shared pool with sun-terrace & communal eating area with bbq & pizza oven. The grounds have been landscaped to enable guests to enjoy the views of the mountains.



Kitchen and dining

We have a fully equipped, large open plan kitchen diner, with dishwasher, large oven and washing machine.

Living rooms

Large open plan lounge/diner with wood burner, tv with English channels and Bluetooth iPod docking station.


3 large bedrooms with original features such as beams and exposed stone walls.

Bedroom 1 is ensuite and sleeps 4.
Bedroom 2 has a double bed, single bed and sofa bed.
Bedroom 3 sleeps 2.


1 en suite shower room.
1 full bathroom.
1 downstairs shower room.


Gas central heating available during the colder months.
There is also a wood burning stove with first basket of logs included.


Tv with English channels, Bluetooth speaker system. Games, books and dvds etc available.

Garden and outside

Large grounds with both private and communal areas. A large 12x6m pool with endless wave machine and spacious sun terrace. Covered and shaded eating areas, bbqs and pizza oven.

Parking and garages

Parking available for up to 6 vehicles. Secure bike storage also available

Visitor suitability

Suitable for all.


  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Meals

  • Shared pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Tarbes Broc 4b
Distance: 18 km


Distance: 28 km


Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Bass
Name of nearest fishing location: Lac L'Arret Darre
Distance: 4 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Golf de Tarbes les Tumulus
Distance: 15 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Domain d'equestre d'Aubarede
Distance: 2 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 1 km


Name of nearest resort: La Mongie
Distance: 48 km



Name/number of nearest marked trail: GR10


Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: St Mont
Distance: 30 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Christopher McCombie

Family run business

Year property purchased 2017
Why this location? Perfect location for cycling.
Unique benefits of property Rural, large pool, quiet.

The Owner Recommends

Le Bastide

Local bar, Tournay. Open all day every day

Durdos, Tournay

Regional products produced on site

Chateau de Mauvezin

Excellent views, great castle


Walks, lake, cafes and bars

Col d'Aspin

A great cycle ride

Balnea spa, Loudenvielle

Amazing spa - one of many



La Mongie

Ski resort and cable cars up to the observatory on the Pic du Midi

Cycle the cols made famous by the TDF

Tourmalet, Aubisque, Aspin, Hautecam, Hourquette d'Ancizan and many many more

Lac L'Arret Darre

Beautiful walk, fishing, cafe and beach