Holiday with a View
Holiday with a View

Welcome to Les Gascous

An exclusive converted farmhouse set in 5 acres of garden, offering panoramic views of the Pyrenees. This property sleeps up to 12, has it's own salt water pool with a paved terrace, an open sided barn for outside dining, barbecuing and shade.

In addition to the self catering option we can also offer bespoke packages tailored to your needs, for example have your own chef who will liaise with you about your food preferences, and have your own housekeeper. We are happy to consider all requests so if you are interested in this option please contact us ( with information about the options you would like and your preferred dates and we will be happy to provide you with more details, pricing and availability.

This tranquil setting is only a 10 minute drive from the medieval city of Mirepoix and half an hour from the walled city of Carcassonne. Whether you want peace and tranquility, outdoor activities a plenty, looking to discover new wines or taste an old favorite then you need look no further for the perfect location and accommodation.

Les Gascous is ideal for families, groups of friends, wine tasting associations, cycle clubs, both amateur and professional artists looking for inspiration... or looking for somewhere to use as a retreat? If it's total relaxation and rejuvenation you are after, then come and take in the breathtaking views, the country air amidst a very relaxed environment.

Apart from walking and climbing there is a selection of lakes near by, the largest being Lac de Montbel, where you will find water sports including canoeing, sailing dingy and windsurf hire. The airport of Pujuls on route to Pamier offers parachuting and flying. There is an international karting track along with good fishing and white water rafting also just half an hour away.

There is a choice of riding stables and tennis courts can be hired at Mirepoix.

Ski equipment is also available to hire from the city sport shop, you can be on the piste within one hour at Monts d'Olmes or AX-3 Domaines. 

Activities Near By:

Bird Watching, Boating, Boules, Canoeing, Canyoning, Caving, Ceramics, Cycling, Drawing and painting, Fishing, Flying, French tuition, Go karting, Gourmet dining, Hiking, Horse riding, Kayaking, Mountain biking, Parachuting, Photography, Pottery, Rambling, Riverside activities, Rock climbing, Sailing, Sightseeing, Skiing, Snowboarding, Swimming, Table tennis, Tennis, Walking, Water sports, White water rafting, Wind Surfing, Wine tasting, Wine touring, Yoga

You will find more in depth information on some of these activities on our interests page.