The charming Domaine de Montlaur estate is idyllically situated in the Languedoc region of the South of France. Conveniently located in the village of Montlaur, the local butcher, grocer, beekeeper, and organic market (every Tuesday) are only a short stroll away. Domaine de Montlaur is the cherished home of a distinguished French family, a member of which (or, alternatively, the property manager) is always on hand to show you around and provide tips on interesting local excursions.
The country estate offers two delightful holiday apartments for rent - La Bastide, an elegant apartment for 2-4 people and Pavilion, a modern apartment for 4 people. They both present the unique opportunity of holidaying in a historical country home, with plenty of seclusion and a private patio/garden. The interiors vary greatly - La Bastide is elegant and classic, whilst Pavilion is modern and minimalist. The apartments are tastefully furnished and the beds made up with beautiful white bed linen ... indeed, both have been lavished with considerable love and attention.
The castle garden is a lush, sprawling park of some 2 hectares, brimming with trees, shrubs, plants and flowers. There’s also a shared 6x12-metre swimming pool furnished with sunbeds, outdoor seating and hammocks for the ultimate in rest and relaxation. All in all, truly special holiday accommodation in a lively French village, close to a number of beautiful cities and only an hour's drive from the Mediterranean Sea.
All accommodations in our unique collection meet our high standards in quality, comfort, style and setting. We visit every place, meet the owners and explore the area, so we are sure that you will have a great holiday here!
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In southern France, in the Languedoc region, half hour drive from Carcassonne you will find the charming village of Montlaur. The perfect backdrop for a French feature film; a stately church, a square where children play, old man on a bike with a baguette, an organic market ...
In this lively town you can find the estate Domaine de Montlaur, located along a small road that leads you to the center of the village. On the other side of this small road is located the private house La Maison du Village. The house is not on the property and has its own private garden and pool. The center of the village is literally around the corner and it is only minutes walk to the local butcher and grocer.
In the immediate vicinity you will find vineyards, rivers and endless forests. A very beautiful area for hiking (GR 36 is 3.5 km away), you can also make great horse rides. Please do taste the local specialties; good wines, local beekeeper honey, goat cheese, olive oil ...
Take a dip in the Mediterranean (an hour's drive away), visit the fortified town of Carcassonne or other beautiful towns in the area. The ruins of a castle located near the village of Montlaur ... the soul of the Cathar country is at your feet.
The charming village of Montlaur is idyllically situated in in the Languedoc region of the South of France, only a half hour drive from Carcassonne.
With its stately church, children merrily playing in the village square, bustling organic market, and the ubiquitous old man with baguette on a bicycle ... it’s the perfect backdrop for a French film.
The Domaine de Montlaur estate is conveniently located on the outskirts of this charming village. It was the former property of Edward Niermans (1859-1928) - a famous architect whose works include the Elysée Montmartre, the Moulin Rouge Casino Paris and the Hotel Negresco in Nice.
The beautiful estate is now in the hands of his grandchildren who delight in offering valued guests an opportunity to enjoy their historic family home.
Domaine de Montlaur
Domaine de Montlaur is the cherished home of a distinguished French family, ...