Holiday gite with pool near Tarbes

Thuy (15km from Tarbes), Hautes Pyrénées, Midi Pyrenees Reference: MH006261 Advertiser since: 23 November 2017
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
The Tourmalet Farmhouse Self Catering Saturday 3 6 2

About this property

Converted Farmhouse: Picturesque, Tranquil Setting . This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

The Tourmalet farmhouse is one of 3 properties in a complex situated in a quiet village with the nearest town (Tournay) only 7km away.
The property has been beautifully converted from the original farmhouse and retains its original features such as exposed stone walls and beams whilst being fully updated with all the modern conveniences you could require for your stay. The large kitchen has a range cooker and the lounge-diner has a woodburning stove and original fireplace. Upstairs are 3 large, beamed bedrooms, one being ensuite and all with stunning views over the grounds and across to the Pyrenees. Outside, you have your own private outdoor space to dine, bbq or soak up the sun, as well as access to a further outdoor eating space which seats 15+ guests. The pool (12m x 6m) and its sun terrace are also on site and offer the perfect location to chill out after your day's adventure.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Large kitchen with range cooker, fridge-freezer, dishwasher and washing machine.

Openplan lounge-diner with large table to seat guests.

Living rooms

Oak beamed with original fireplace now housing a wood-burning stove for the colder months.
French windows lead out onto private terrace with outdoor seating and table.

Bedrooms

3 large, oak-beamed twin bedrooms with views of the Pyrenees. Bedroom 1 is also en suite.

Bathrooms

1 full bathroom with bath and shower, 1 en suite shower room.

Heating

Available during the winter months.

Entertainment

On site large pool with sun terrace, bbq and pizza oven.
Stereo and tv with UK tv channels only.
This is a quiet location so no parties etc.

Garden and outside

Private terrace with seating, dining table and bbq, shared communal gardens with large seating area for 15 guests and pizza oven, large swimming pool and sun terrace, with chill out area.

Parking and garages

Gated parking for 6+ cars.

Visitor suitability

Car advised to reach this location - nearest public transport (train and bus) in Tournay/Tarbes.

Facilities

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Meals

  • Shared pool

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Tarbes
Distance: 8 km

Climbing/mountaineering

Distance: 25 km

Cycling

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Trout
Name of nearest fishing location: Arros
Distance: 0.2 km

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Tarbes
Distance: 20 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Auberade
Distance: 3 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 0.2 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: St Mont

Skiing

Name of nearest resort: La Mongie
Distance: 40 km

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Lac l'arret d'arre

Watersports

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: St Mont
Distance: 20 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Christopher McCombie

Family run business

Year property purchased 2017
Why this location? Perfect for getting away from everything, perfect for outdoor sports, especially cycling, walking and fishing, perfect for those looking for a quiet and peaceful holiday.
Unique benefits of property Converted farmhouse with modern features and traditional charm, large outdoor space with private seating and communal areas, shared with two other properties. Large pool with sun terrace.

The Owner Recommends

Cycle the Pyrenees

Cycling on the doorstep - ride the high cols or the rolling hills of the Baronnies. Bike hire available on site. Supported cycling days available* please enquire for further details

Fishing in the Arros

From our site, wander down to the river and fish for trout

Lac l'arret d'arre

A beautiful lake with 10km walk around. Cafe and plenty of space to chill out around the lake.

Lannamezan Market

Large, local market every Wednesday

Skiing and snow-shoeing

Payolle, La Mongie, Nistos - amoung many others

La Bastide

Local bar in Tournay serving excellent beers and often with live music events

Restaurant la reve droit, Villecomptal

Highly recommended restaurant - a short cycle or drive away