Maison Helena has a small private courtyard garden to the front of the property with a double staircase leading up to the imposing front door. A traditional french house with generous living space provided throughout.
The house has 4 generous sized bedrooms and 2 good sized bathrooms. The living room and kitchen on the ground floor are light, bright and airy rooms with views across the pool and to the front of the house across the vineyards.
The village of Oupia is a popular village with a small shop and cafe/bar where the locals gather twice a week and quite often bring along their musical instruments. A very french atmosphere where the holiday makers love to join in.
Olonzac is only a short 5 minute drive away where there are a good selection of shops.
Living Room - large brigth room with fantastic view over the vineyards and Black Mountains beyond.
Kitchen - fully fitted with oven, hob, fridge/freezer, microwave and dishwasher, and dining area, with table and chairs to seat 8 and doors out to the private pool area
Ground floor twin bedroom - with access to an ensuite bathroom with large bath, shower over, bidet, toilet and washbasin. This bathroom can also be accessed from the main living area.
Stairs - leading up to the first floor and on this landing is a table top football machine
Bedroom 2 - twin bedded room with a window overlooking the pool
Bedroom 3 - double bedroom with double doors overlooking the pool and views across the open vineyards to the front of the house. Furnished in a typical french style.
Bedroom 4 - large double bedroom with a kingsize bed and access to an ensuite bathroom with a large corner shower, toilet, bidet and wash basin, and also houses a hidden washing machine. This bathroom can also be accessed from the main first floor landing area.
Outside - is a large terrace area surrounding the large pool.
Private swimming pool - Large pool with plenty space for sun loungers around
Mezzanine area - for outside summer dining and entertaining. Table and chairs to seat 8.
Air Conditioning - The property benefits from air conditioning
TV - English channels available
WIFI - Available for use with your own laptops and tablets
Gas, Electric and Water - All included in your rental cost
End of stay clean - Is included in your rental cost
Bed linen and towels - Are included in your rental cost
Tax de Sejour - In France it is necessary to pay a Taxe de Sejour at the end of your stay. This is included in your rental cost
Change over day - Saturday
Pets - Sorry pets are not allowed
Smoking - is not permitted
Meet and Greet - A meet and greet service is available on your arrival
Damage deposit - The owners requests a £500 damage deposit.
About the local area
Oupia is a popular village with a local shop/bar/cafe which attracts the locals and their musical intruments
The village is an excellent base for exploring the Minervois countryside.
Oupia also has a childrens play area and a picnic site.
Homps is just a 10 minute drive, providing some wonderful cafes, bars and restaurants along side the canal du midi
Olonzac has the main supermarket which is only a 5 minute drive, and also has a good selection of smaller shops, bars, cafes and restaurants.
Lots of activities in the area for those who are wanting a more active holiday.
The Mediterranean beaches are just 35 minute drive.
Barcelona is around 2.5hr drive