Accommodation

La Grange is a traditional stone barn that has been fully restored to a high standard. It is situated in the centre of the picturesque Catalan village of Laroque des Albères.

The barn sleeps two adults in a Kingsize (180 x 200) bed on the mezzanine level. Upon request an additional bed could be supplied for a child though the property wouldn’t be described as child friendly.

You have access to two private terraces and access to a large garden and swimming pool (10m x 4m).

The kitchen is fully equipped with modern appliances and kitchenware. Good quality knives for those who like cooking!

  • Dishwasher
  • Washing machine
  • Oven/microwave
  • Shower/WC on mezzanine level
  • TV/Internet
  • Reversible air conditioning
  • Gas BBQ
  • The barn is designated no smoking and no animals.

The Village

Laroque des Albères is a bustling village with a population of approximately 2000 located 5 miles from Argelès sur Mer and 13 miles from the Spanish border.

The village boasts 7 restaurant/bars catering for all tastes and budgets. Renowned for its lively atmosphere, the village is relatively lively all year round, unlike some of the nearby coastal resorts which are heaving in the high season and dead in the winter months.

Bars and restaurants

  • Les Artistes
  • Chez Claude
  • Le Catalan
  • Le Gorilla
  • La Pizzeria
  • La Creperie
  • Côte Saisons

Location and surrounding area

Nestling in the foothills of the Pyrenees, Laroque des Albères is ideally located for walking and cycling holidays and is within easy reach of the beaches and Spain. The local hills are riddled with good walking paths and cycle tracks to accommodate all levels. Walks start directly from the house without taking the car.

Things to do and see

  • Beaches – Argelès, Racou Plage, St Cyprien, Canet, Banyols
  • Collioure
  • Port Vendres
  • Argelès sur Mer
  • Font Romeu

Activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Rock climbing
  • Diving
  • Skiing 2 hrs