Aou Roques is on the edge of a small village within easy access of the local market town for shopping and other amenities. The cottage looks over the garden and fields beyond. There is one large bedroom with adjacent bathroom, but the gite can take up to 3 guests using the extra bed and/or cot.The kitchen is very modern with all facilities and small kitchen table. The large living room has two sofas, dining table and TV. Heating is electric and there is a wood burner for cooler evenings. The gite has UK and French TV and internet is provided for guests. There is private outdoor seating space at the side of the gite beneath the fig tree and a garden at the rear of the gite for guests to use. Garden furniture and a barbecue are provided and some board and oyher games. Access to the swimming pool is by agreement. The gite is ideally placed for visiting the vineyards (by bike which we can provide, or by car) and the many festivals which take place within a short distance during the summer including Jazz in Marciac, Latin Salsa in Vic Fezensac, Country in Mirande, Organ in Plaisance as well as the more local festivals such as the wine festivals (Madiran and St Mont), the historic festivals such as the d'Artagnan Festival in Lupiac and the various carnivals (Aignan, Pau) and village fetes (everywhere but Plaisance on 14 July). A list is provided on our website. Further afield the Pyrenees are within easy reach (75-90 minutes) and the seaside is only two hours away. The gite has information on all the possible excursions and things to do in the area. There are many options for walkers and cyclists, whether cycling along the River Adour Valley or up to the famous vineyards of Madiran and St Mont, or clmbing the high routes of the Pyrenees such as the Col de Tourmalet.
|Address: Aou Roques, Route dun Las Ju Belloc|
|Zip/Postal Code: 32160|
|Latitude/Longitude: 43.566705166691634 / 0.010850751953057625|
|Nearest airport||Tarbes||54 km|
|Nearest bar / pub||Zeppelin, Tobacco Press Cafe, Totem, Le Plaisantin||5 km|
|Nearest beach||Plage de la Graviere||153 km|
|Nearest boulangerie||Boulangerie Devicq||4 km|
|Nearest canal||Canal d'Alaric||0.3 km|
|Nearest doctor||Monique Lissac||5 km|
|Nearest ferry port||Caen||784 km|
|Nearest market||Plaisance||5 km|
|Nearest restaurant||Brasserie/Restaurant Le Plaisantin||5 km|
|Nearest river||Adour||0.5 km|
|Nearest supermarket||Intermarche||4 km|
|Nearest train station||Auch (or Mont de Marzan)||62 km|
Take the Maubourguet road out of Plaisance (D637) and take the third road on right after leaving town (you will see a small building on right and little bridge. Turn right and continue for a kilometre and Aou Roques is on the right recognised by the very large weeping willow tree in the front garden.
We are in a small village very close to the Adour River with its 80 kilometre pathway beween Aire sur l'Adour and Tarbes. There are many walks nearby and the popular Ju Belloc section of the Adour walk passes the property.
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|Rate summary||£52.80 - £61.60||£325.60 - £387.20||£1,056 - £1,276||1 Nights||-|