Perched high up on the hillside, this one bedroom apartment (with a sofa-bed in the living-room) has a stunning view over the red rooftops; sloping tilescapes which lead the eye down to the boats and to the clear blue water below. It really has to be one of the very best views in town!
It's a real Mediterranean port with a real Mediterranean feel. You'll quickly fall into the rhythm of the local way of life; pop down to the quayside for your fresh fish in the morning or stay in bed and partake of the same in one of the excellent fish restaurants overlooking the port.
You can still feel the magic that attracted Charles Rennie MackIntosh and other artists 100 years ago, it's "light" is still shining brightly, it has one of the best Saturday markets in the region, great restaurants and all the street and café terrace life you would expect from a Southern French town.
There are myriad sea based activities to choose from; fishing, sailing, cruising or just lying on one of the fabulous sandy beaches to the north or rocky coves to the South.
Walk in the hills, stroll around the bay to Collioure, drive (or take the train) along the spectacular coastline into Spain. What a fabulous holiday destination!
Up a few steps from street and then into lobby
lift up to apartment level
Enter into Salle de Séjour, the living/dining room with a kitchen corner which is well equipped with sink, electric hob, oven, microwave and dishwasher. There is seating, a table, TV and a double (140cm) Klik-Klak sofa bed.
Doors lead out to the balcony/terrace (7.5m²) with the view over the Port
Double Bedroom (140cm) looking seawards
Bathroom with bath/shower and washbasin. Automatic washing machine
A "low car use" holiday is possible here.
There is good railway access and all shops, restaurants and facilities are within a short walking distance
One of the best beaches in the area at Paulille, 5 minutes drive away
There are fishing, diving and pleasure boat trips from the port and all sorts of water sports along the coast
Good walking paths along the cliffs or up into the mountains behind
Charles Rennie Mackintosh (see below), extraordinary Glasgow born Artist and Architect, lived here for a period in the later part of his life. The town is really proud of this connection
Please supply your own bedlinen and towels or local hire available.
Townscapes: Market views of the port
REF : AL04
Damage Deposit Code B
Charles Rennie MackIntosh 1868 - 1928
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