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Overview of "SOPHORA", house of character in the Minervois

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3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
Fridge, microwave, oven, hob
3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets
3 bedrooms, iron/ironing board, WiFi, bed sheets

"SOPHORA", house of character in the Minervois

4.0/5 Very good

Entire home

3 bedrooms2 bathroomsSleeps 7

Popular amenities

  • Kitchen
  • Pet-friendly
  • Washer
  • Outdoor Space
  • Barbecue grill
  • Fireplace

Explore the area

    Popular LocationAude Gate26 min drive
    Popular LocationLes Gorges de la Cesse28 min drive
    Popular LocationChateau Comtal28 min drive
    AirportCarcassonne (CCF-Pays Cathare)31 min drive

Space details

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 7
1722 sq ft
Bedroom 1
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
    1 queen bed
Bedroom 3
    3 single beds
Bathroom 1
Bathroom 2

About this property

Entire place

You'll have the entire home to yourself and will only share it with other guests in your party.

"SOPHORA", house of character in the Minervois

Family-friendly holiday home in Caunes-Minervois
At the heart of the Aude, Cathar Country, at the foot of the Black Mountain, 1 hour from Toulouse, 45 minutes from the beaches and 15 minutes from the city of Carcassonne, discover the charms of a Mediterranean village, Caunes Minervois: its Romanesque abbey, its marble quarries, its medieval streets and mansions, hiking and mountain biking, the discovery of Notre Dame du Cros with many climbing walls and its art of good living.
Nearby, the giant chasm Cabrespine, castles Lastours, the olive mill Oulibo, the Canal du Midi and cruises, the city of Carcassonne, the village of Minerve with its gorges and muscat, the Cathar castles and bathing Minerva 5 km .... the discovery of Romanesque art: the rotunda of Rieux, the abbey of Lagrasse and Fontfroide ....
In a large space and a pleasant environment, this stone village house includes:
- Ground floor: kitchen, living room with fireplace and TV, living room with sofa bed and desk (internet)
- on the floor: 3 ample rooms, room of water and TOILET, a dressing.
- possibility to accommodate 6 to 8 people.
- annex: laundry, WC and games room: baby foot ...
- a large space at the back. (Bikes are available).
- A tennis court and petanque 200 ml and pool 5 km (bathing Minerva)
- Perfect location for access to shops and services.
Guest accommodation at this holiday home offers fireplaces and coffee/tea makers. Rooms open to patios. Kitchens offer fridges, hobs, microwaves and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include a shower and hairdryers.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

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Property amenities


  • Near the beach


  • WiFi available

Parking and transport

  • On-site parking options include a garage
  • Car recommended

Family friendly

  • Stair gate


  • Fridge
  • Hob
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Toaster
  • Cookware/dishes/utensils


  • 3 bedrooms
  • Bed sheets provided


  • 2 bathrooms
  • Shower
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Hairdryer
  • Towels provided

Living spaces

  • Fireplace
  • Dining room


  • TV
  • Table football
  • Ping pong table
  • Games room

Outdoor areas

  • Patio
  • Barbecue
  • Garden
  • Outdoor furniture


  • Washing machine


  • Heating


  • Pet friendly


  • Smoke-free property

Services and conveniences

  • Iron/ironing board

Location highlights

  • Near the ocean
  • Near the sea
  • In the mountains
  • In a rural location
  • In a village

Things to do

  • Cycling on site
  • Bike rentals on site
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Winery tours nearby
  • Swimming nearby
  • Cycling nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Hiking nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby


  • Sleeps 7
  • Unit size: 1722 sq ft (160 sq m)



Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM


Check-out before 12:00 PM

Special check-in instructions

You will receive an email from the host with check-in and check-out instructions; you will also receive an email from Vrbo with a link to a Vrbo account, which will enable you to manage your booking


Pets are allowed
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards
On-site parties or group events are strictly prohibited

We should mention

Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
A car is recommended for transport to and from this property

Property is also known as

"sophora" House of Character in the Minervois
"SOPHORA", house of character in the Minervois Caunes-Minervois

About this area


Located in Caunes-Minervois, this holiday home is in a rural area and near the beach. Tennis Asptt Carcassonne and Téléski Nautique de Carcassonne are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Cabrespine Cave and Limousis Cave. Discover the area's water adventures with windsurfing and swimming nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking and cycling.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Caunes Minervois Abbey - 5 min walk
  • Carrière du Roi - 4 min drive
  • Aude Gate - 26 min drive
  • Les Gorges de la Cesse - 28 min drive
  • Chateau Comtal - 28 min drive

Getting around

  • Carcassonne Station - 22 min drive
  • Carcassonne (CCF-Pays Cathare) - 31 min drive


  • La Marbrerie - 3 min walk
  • Boulangerie Patisserie - 4 min walk
  • La Mangeoire - 4 min walk
  • La Cantine du Curé - 4 min walk
  • La Table d'Emilie - 4 min walk

Overall score and ratings


Very good

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Rating 4 - Good. 1 out of 1 reviews
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Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

maison spacieuse, jardin agréable et accueil soigné des propriétaires
Charmants propriétaires qui nous ont fait visité le village à notre arrivée afin de nous repérer (commerces, OT, espaces d'expositions, restos...). Spacieuse maison toute équipée en sortie de bourg donnant sur un grand jardin planté d'arbres fruitiers en libre service.

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