A 4 ★ French Getaway located in Prades at the Foot of the Pyrenees. Ideal as a base to combine your walking and trekking in the Pyrenees with discovering beautiful villages or following les routes des vins. Booking.com traveller reviews 2017 - 2022 rated their stay 9.9 / 10.
Paradis Gite situated in the small market town of Prades is the ideal base for exploring the Pyrenees and the mythical Canigo.
Hosted by Paul & and Karen Smith Paradis gite, an old animal barn was carefully restored, renovated to a high specification and classified as 4* by Gîtes de France in 2017. With their own access guests are able to have independence and privacy. Free parking is nearby. The gite is a 5minute walk from: the town centre and the train and bus station where with a 1€ ticket travellers can access Perpignan and further afield. It is an ideal base for exploring this beautiful region of France.
Supermarkets are a 5 - 15min walk. The nearest electric car charging point is 5 mins away.
The accommodation is on two floors. The kitchen on the ground floor is equipped to a high standard with all the amenities you would wish for. The patio provides for outdoor dining with a gas plancha. There is a large shower on the first floor along with a king size bed. All bed linen and towels, including beach towels are provided with no additional cost. Free toiletries and a hairdryer are available. Guests have the benefit of a large flat-screen TV with Netflix and international channels. A separate toilet is on the ground floor. The balcony on the first floor provides an opportunity for guests to sit back, relax after a days hiking. Guests have access to the shared heated swimspa (May - September) and garden. The property benefits from dual air-con and a wood burner. Maps of the local area and walking poles are provided.
Minimum stay 3 nights March - June and September / October, 4 nights July and August. Long stay lets with reduced rates are available on application.
The area which benefits from 300 days of sun a year is ideal for access to: climbing, hiking and skiing in the Pyrenees (1hour door to piste); the Mediterranean beaches of Canet (45 minutes ) and Argeles-sur-Mer (1 hour) and the many nearby beautiful médiéval French and Spanish villages. Combined with the friendly welcome you will receive Paradis Gite is the ideal venue for a long weekend or a longer stay.
The nearest airports are:
Perpignan 40mins - 44kms; Carcassonne 1hr 45mins -155kms; Girona (Spain) 1hr 40mins - 133kms. Car hire is available from both airports or from SuperU in Prades. For a charge of 50€ guests are able to book a transfer from Perpignan airport to Paradis Gite.