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.
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.
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.