La Bigourdane – Sleeps 8 to 10

La Bigourdane

La Bigourdane — A house in the Pyrenean style of the region of Bigorre.


La Bigourdane is an elegantly spacious former Bishops residence and has oodles of warmth and character in the classic ‘Bigourdane’ style dating from the 1600’s.

With its own tiled Entrance Hall with large antique cupboards for storing outdoor coats and shoes and garden with patio furniture, La Bigourdane is perfect for ‘laid-back’ house parties and special celebrations sleeping 8/10 people comfortably.

The main reception room boasts an enormous ‘Monk’s’ table which can seat up to 12 people for your wine soaked clan gatherings.

La Bigourdane
La Bigourdane

Comfy sofas, throws and candles set the scene in front of the magnificent fire place which houses the wood-burning stove for winter nights and provides the property with central heating. TV, Playstation, DVD player are, of course, standard along with free wi-fi. For those wanting a low tech back-to-nature holiday, we provide books, board games and cards.

There is a small but well-equipped country kitchen (new Spring 2016) for the budding chefs complete with the essential ‘Nespresso’ built in gas hob and electric oven with grill, full sized fridge freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave.   From Spring to Autumn alfresco dining is the norm and the house has shaded tables and a barbeque area set in its own garden.

Upstairs is a geometric colossus of oak beams and sloping ceilings. The master suite has a super king bed with can be reconfigured to two full size singles,  views to die for and an en-suite bathroom. There is a second double bedroom and a mezzanine with two single beds and a further separate bathroom with shower.

Lounge - La Bigourdane
Lounge area in La Bigourdane

Downstairs there is a bedroom suite with its own separate access and private terrace, comprising of a super king bed which can be reconfigured to two full size singles,a further area with two singles and an ensuite bathroom  making it an ideal ‘espace de famille’ area. Cots and baby friendly equipment are available – just let us know when booking.

All the bathrooms are supplied with essential toiletries and thick fluffy towels. In addition pool towels are supplied for our guests.

Gallery
Table d’hote
Available at 8 pm on selected evenings featuring locally produced, fresh, seasonal and flavoursome food. Ossun ez Angles is a typical Pyrenean village, surrounded by mountains.

Weaving together the flavours of the black Bigorre pigs, the Baregeoise sheep, and the local cheese from the Val D’Azun, our dishes draw inspiration from all corners of Europe and beyond.

The menu is set, however just let us know if you have special dietary requirements or prefer the veggie option.

Pricing
Price for the rental of La Bigourdane (sleeps 8 – 10) is for 1 week – Change over days are Saturdays only during high and peak seasons.

During the low and mid seasons we are able to be flexible and it is possible to rent the house at a nightly rate of 120.00 euros.  Breakfasts and evening meals are available on request.  Prices and availability available via a quick email.

The house sleeps up to 10 persons. Babies in cribs or cots are free. We have a selection of baby equipment so chat to us about what you need and we’ll do our best.

We include a demi (half) stère of wood for the wood burning stoves which are lovely during the low and mid season evenings.

SeasonMonths 2018Price in Euros
Low SeasonJan, March & Nov€600
Mid SeasonFebruary, April, May€650
High SeasonJune and September€850
Peak SeasonJuly and August€1575

We are able to offer an end of stay clean for €100 per house.  Please let us know before you arrive if you would like to take advantage of this. There is an tax de séjour which is the local tourist tax of 0.60cts per person per day – this is sent to the Marie in our village. This is added to your final balance.

A 30% deposit is required to confirm booking. The remaining amount is required 4 weeks prior to arrival. We offer a choice of  BACS, SEPA or you can send a cheque. A 200 (sterling or euros) cheque is required as a security deposit which we ask you to bring along with you.  This will be returned once the accommodation has been cleaned and checked.

Guests check in is after 5.00pm on arrival day and must vacate the house by 10.00am on the day of departure.

Booking
To make a booking or enquiry please fill out the contact form and click send. We will endeavour to respond within 48 hours. At this time we hope to find out your requirements, answer any questions you may have and agree on prices and dates. Once your deposit has been received your booking is confirmed.