Domaine Saint Blancard is an intimate holiday resort with 5 gîtes situated on about 15 acres of open country with woodland, grass and brambles. There are walnut trees, cherry trees, plum trees, olive trees and fig trees. There is a stream in the valley, where deer, boar and many species of birds can regularly be observed. If you follow the path for about 500 metres, you will come to a big lake of 650 acres , where you can enjoy various sports such as swimming, wind surfing, fishing and a form of paragliding called ‘parapenting’. There are canoes, pedalos and sailing boats for hire. You can go for walks or cycle rides to see the surrounding countryside . There are golfcourses, tenniscourts and the possibility of horseriding to be found within a radius of 10 km.
Description of Domaine Saint Blancard Bed & Breakfast:Domaine Saint Blancard is within walking distance of the village where you will find a small shop, a pizzeria and a pleasant café/restaurant “le Relais du Chateau”. In Boulogne sur Gesse , a small town, at a distance of 10 km, you will find a supermarket and on Wednesdays local people of the areas will meet at a nice market. The surroundings are perfect for making daytrips to castles, Roman excavation sites and prehistoric caves. You can find many so called ‘brocantes’, a flea market, and the area is full of medieval villages that will surprise you every time. The region, known for the Three Musketeers, provides a great variety of fascinating historic sites. Interesting festivals are held regularly, like the yearly jazz festival of Marciac, that is known throughout the world. Toulouse is only a forty-five minute drive away and has many museums, an interesting space-centre and a number of beautiful parks to walk in. The historic city centre is perfect for a nice afternoon of shopping. Here you will also find a great scale of concerts, theatre performances and other cultural activities.
Description of Domaine Saint Blancard Gite :In our gîtes you will find a large living room with a comfortable kitchen corner, two bedrooms and a spacious bathroom at your disposal. A wide terrace with hardwood garden furniture offers a beautiful view of the snow clad Pyrenean peaks and the lake especially in clear weather. Our gîtes are provided with satellite television, a fridge, a microwave oven and a gas cooker. You will find everything you need in our kitchens.
Directions to Domaine Saint BlancardThe village is situated at 80 km halfway between Toulouse and Lourdes at about 80 km off the Spanish border and Andorra and at about 1000 km from Calais.
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