|Couiza is a thriving village with all amenities, set between the Mediterranean Sea and the mountains of the Pyrénées in an area of outstanding beauty. At Couiza’s heart lies Gite des Cathares, comprising 2 comfortable apartments in a 17th century house, on the river Salz that teems with trout. Both apartments are very spacious and have a large main living area hung with original works of art. Each has a computer with Internet access.
Ground floor (90 sq m, sleeps 2 to 4) comprises: king size bedroom, kitchen/diner with washing machine, lounge with double sofa-bed and south-facing terrace with river view, bathroom with bidet and separate wc.
First floor (96 sq m, sleeps 4 to 6) comprises: 1 double bedroom, 1 twin bedroom, kitchen/diner with washing machine, lounge with double sofa-bed, large bathroom and separate wc.
Local attractions include water sports, pony-trekking, climbing, caving, fishing, walking, thermal spas and a safari park. Skiing is available in Camuzac, 30 minutes away, the walled city of Carcassonne is 25 minutes away and Perpignan is 75 minutes away. Ryanair provide inexpensive flights to both cities.
Gite des Cathares is non-smoking. Special rates available for long-term lets.