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Jardins de Saint-Benoit Maison 1

Jardins de Saint-Benoit Maison 1

Jardins de Saint-Benoit Maison 1 Jardins de Saint-Benoit Maison 1
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General Description

  • In the most beautiful countryside adjacent to the lovely village of Saint Laurent de la Cabrerisse in the foothills of the Corbieres and surrounded by vineyards, you'll find these lovely village houses at the attractive vineyard resort and spa of Les Jardins de Saint-Benoit. 
  • The resort is located around 10 minutes drive from the beautiful town of Lagrasse, 20 minutes from Lezignan Corbieres, 30 minutes from Narbonne and approx. 40 minutes drive from the Mediterranean beaches.
  • This 1 bedroom terraced house of approximately 43 square metres in size has an open plan living/dining room, a kitchen, one air-conditioned double bedroom, a bathroom and 2 WC's.  Outside the house is a patio for alfresco dining.
  • The house is located within the 'village' area of this lovely resort designed to resemble a real village of this region with narrow streets and a central covered market square.  The gardens are prettily planted and many of the houses are individually styled.
  • In the resort's attractive main building, you will also find the Reception Desk,a restaurant with a panoramic view, a bar and tourist information. 
  • A Spa facility is also available with a heated indoor pool, sauna, hammam, jacuzzi and several treatment and massage rooms. 
  • The use of the Restaurant facilites, the bar, Spa and treatments are at supplementary cost - but could be just the thing for tired couples on a relaxing holiday. 
  • Short stays of 3 nights or more and non Saturday arrivals are often possible.

The Local Area

  • There's lots to enjoy here at The Jardins de Saint-Benoit vineyard resort and spa e.g. a large outdoor pool and children's pool, children's playground, medieval gardens, swimming in the local river, a vineyard and olive grove, and of course the spa (for over 16's only) which has its own gorgeous indoor pool, sauna, hammam, jacuzzi and treatment rooms.
  • In the height of the summer, July and August, there's a variety of additional events including a weekly artisans' market, a paella night in the square, mountain bike rental, wine-tastings, a Kids' club (from 4-12 years), and a Teens club (from 13 to 18 years).
  • In St Laurent de la Cabrerisse there's a boulangerie, a small grocery shop and a lively local bar.  It's just a 10 minute drive to the lovely, ancient town of Lagrasse with individual shops, restaurants and a beautiful abbey.  A 20-minute drive will bring you to Lezignan Corbieres, a larger town with all facilities including banks, pharmacies, a wide variety of shops and larger supermarkets. The lovely town of Narbonne lies just 30 minutes away with it's pleasant squares, nice shopping centre, lovely indoor food market and good restaurants.
  • Activities: as well as the many offered on site at this village resort, your can enjoy swimming in local lakes and also from the Mediteranean beaches where you will find a variety of water sports on offer. The immediate area lends itself to walking and mountain-biking. 
  • Sightseeing:  We recommend the following days out: Lagrasse and its abbey, Fontfroide Abbey, a boat trip on the Canal du Midi, the attractive town of Narbonne with its narrow streets, canal and interesting cathedral, a day or perhaps two at different beaches - approx. 40 minutes drive, and a visit to Carcassonne - a must see in this area.  Perhaps also a visit to one of the Cathar castles, the African Nature Reserve at Sigean, a trip to Colloiure (a very beautiful spot) and the Cote Vermeille, and finally a day trip to Spain, easily do-able as the border is only 90 minutes drive away.
  • Markets: The markets in the region of full of fresh colourful produce and sell a variety of things in addition to food e.g. basket ware, leather ware, local wines and aperitifs, herbs and spices, flowers, bric a brac etc. The nearest market is in Lezignan Corbieres on a Wednesday morning. 
  • Restaurants: As well as the restaurant on site, there are several in Lagrasse and also a Michelin star restaurant in the local area.
  • Supermarkets: There's a small grocery shop in the village.  The nearest larger supermarkets are in Lezignan.


  • Living/dining room: The living room, dining area and kitchen are all open plan to one another making for a convivial living space.  The main room is stylishly decorated and furnished. You'll find comfortable sofa, a dining table and chairs and patio doors which lead out onto your terrace.  There's a flat screen TV with mainly French, but some international channels.  There's also a safe deposit box. WiFi available in the resort's public areas.
  • Kitchen: Modern and fully equipped with a ceramic hob, microwave oven, fridge, dishwasher, electric kettle and coffee-maker, toaster, cookware and kitchen utensils. In this size of house there isn't a washing machine.
  • Bedroom: Nicely presented - one double bedroom with king size bed and air-conditioning. 
  • Bathroom: The bathroom has a washbasin and a bath.  There are 2 WCs.  
  • Outside: You'll find a terrace for relaxing and al fresco dining.  A wicker fencing partition separates the terrace from any neighbouring property.
  • Photos: The photos shown are indicative and typical of the type of accommodation - we do not have photos of individiual houses.  Room sizes and furnishings may vary a little. 
  • Parking: A space for your car will be available in the resort's main car park.
  • Additional Accommodation: There are various houses available here with 1, 2, 3, 4 and 5 bedrooms for example Jardins de Saint Benoit Maison 4 with a private swimming pool.  Please enquire.
  • Swimming Pool: There's a large shared swimming pool of 13m x 32m x 1.5m deep, usually open from the end of April to September, according to the weather. Also a smaller children's pool 8 x 4.5m and children's playground. You'll find sun-loungers around the large pool.
  • Additional on-site facilities: Vineyard, olive grove, medieval gardens, sports area, 2 tennis courts, table tennis, bike rental in the summer, tourist office, wine tastings, both Kids and Teens Club in July and August with a variety of activities.  Also the Spa for over 16's only, heated indoor pool, sauna, hammam, jacuzzzi, treatment and massage rooms - use of the Spa and its facilities are at supplementary cost.
  • Internet: Wifi in the resort's public areas.
  • Telephone: The house is not equipped with a landline telephone, though mobile phone signals in the region are generally good.
  • Winter Heating: Reversible air-conditioning/heating of the bedrooms is included in the rental price.
  • Gas, Electric and Water: are included in the rental price. 
  • End of stay cleaning: The end of stay cleaning is included in the rental price with the exception of the kitchen which you should leave clean upon departure.  
  • Bed and bathroom Linen: are included in the rental price.
  • Taxe de Sejour: In France it is necessary to pay a Taxe de Sejour at the end of your holiday.  It is not included here in the rental price and is payable at the guide rate of 1.50 centimes per person per night.  It is payable at the reception desk.
  • Damage Deposit: The reception will ask for an imprint of your credit card upon arrival.  Nothing will be charged to your card except for food or drink you have ordered or anything broken or damaged in your house during your stay.
  • Optional Extras: These prices may be subject to change.  Adult access to the spa facilities - 50 euros per week, all treatments at supplementary prices. Restaurant prices - available at the resort.
  • Change Over Day: Flexible according to availability - please enquire.
  • Arrival and Departure Times: The house will be available for you between the hours of 5.00pm and 8.00pm on your day of arrival.  Please vacate the house before 11.00am on your day of departure.
  • Short stays of at least 3 nights possible according to availability, please enquire.
  • Pets: One small - mid size dog may permitted by prior notification and agreement, a maximum of 1 pet per house.  The supplementary charge is 50 euros per week, payable upon arrival. 

How To Get There

  • By Car: St Laurent de Cabrerisse is located on the D613 to the south west of Narbonne.  The nearest Autoruote exit is No: 25 for Lezignan Corbieres on the A61.
  • By Air: The nearest airports are: Beziers (Ryanair and Flybe), Carcassonne (Ryanair) both less than 1 hour's drive away.  The closest alternative airports are Perpignan, Montpellier and Nimes.  Further away Toulouse and Girona (N Spain) are good options.
  • By Train: The nearest railway station is Narbonne.  Please click on the link to Voyages - SNCF on our Home Page for details of trains and tickets to this area.

Further directions will be provided once you make a booking.

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