The Cavanac Residence

carcassonne, southwest france
7 bedroom - 2 bath
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€500 per night (EUR)
excludes K&C fee and cleaning charges
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Baby Bath
  • Baby Monitor
  • Babysitter / Nanny
  • Backyard / Garden
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Bed Rails
  • Bicycles
  • Cabinet Locks
  • Changing Table
  • Chef / Catering
  • Children's Dinnerware
  • Corner Guards
  • DVD Library
  • DVD Player
  • Dishwasher
  • Elevator
  • Fireplace Guards
  • Game Console
  • High Chair
  • Housekeeper
  • Outlet Plugs
  • Parking
  • Pet-friendly
  • Pool
  • Pool Gate
  • Stair Gates
  • Television
  • Toys / Children's Books
  • Washer / Dryer
  • Wifi
  • Window Guards
Bedding
SLEEPS 12
1 king
3 full / double
1 bunk bed
2 twin / single

Perks for the Parents

Situated in the French countryside 10 minutes south of Carcassonne, this home has been fully renovated bringing a modern feel to the classic setting and architecture. It is fully equipped for a family, with children’s toys, books, bicycles and a dedicated children's floor. It is in a great location for exploring southern France, being close to Carcassonne, 45 minutes to the Mediterranean sea, 40 minutes to Toulouse and 1.5 hours to Spain.

Why Kids Love it

The home is stocked with books and toys for both boys and girls, ages 5-15. There are 4 charming kids rooms on the third floor, offering a separate space for kids. The village is safe for kids to explore and beautiful walks and bike rides can be enjoyed through the countryside. Family bicycles are available to use. The garden has a trampoline. There is a DVD player, television and WiFi for at-home entertainment. The bathroom has a bathtub.

Things to Know

Minimum stay: 7 days. The village is a quiet with friendly neighbors. Parking is 30m from the house and car rental is recommended, The quiet, one-way street easily allows for loading and unloading of vehicle. The house has ungated stairs. A list of recommendations of where to visit available upon arrival. The house sleeps 12 comfortably.

About the Location

The house is in the village of Cavanac, 10 minutes south of Carcassonne. It is surrounded by countryside and quaint villages, with family-friendly restaurants and cafes in the square. Nearby Place Gambetta has a rose garden, play park and water feature park for kids. Carcassonne itself has a medieval fortress and is a UNESCO world heritage site. The house is 13 minutes from Carcassonne airport and 1 hour from Toulouse-Blagnac Airport.

Accommodation Details

This old French home has been fully renovated and has an open floor plan with kitchen and living/dining on the main level. The second level has a master bedroom with a view of the vineyards plus a bathroom and second bedroom with bunkbeds. The third floor has 4 bedrooms and a second bathroom. There is a converted loft on the fourth floor serving as a seventh bedroom. The home has a large yard with trampoline and bikes.

Style Notes

Classic and modern. The house has a marble island in the kitchen and a stunning old marble fireplace. Chandeliers, new wooden windows and doors and other modern fixtures throughout the house are a refreshing update. Old iron staircase and original fireplaces add character and charm. We love the mix of old and new, the beautiful wooden bed frames, glamorous family bathroom and French tile features in the bedrooms.

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Kristel N.
Member since August 07, 2015
Hi! Welcome to our home, La Maison du Bonheur. We joined Kid & Coe because we think it's an excellent way to travel abroad, see new places and stay in beautiful homes around the world. They say it's not until you lived like the locals that you really get a feel of life in another city or country. Kid & Coe provides us with that opportunity. When it comes to traveling, we enjoy experiencing it all; from the earths natural beauty to the hustle and bustle of city life.

Carcassonne, Southwest France

Castles, cobblestones and canals

This fairytale town in southern France is like a medieval pageant come to life, all drawbridges, cobblestones and Disney-esque turrets. Spaghetti-thin streets wind past basilicas covered in gargoyles and ramparts rolling out panoramic views. Watch falconry shows and knights on horseback or splash about at Carcassonne Plage, just outside the city.