LoveYourStay is proud to present this historic Thuir holiday rental. Accommodating up to 6 people, you will love the artistic decor of this apartment!
- Historic home with great style
- Large home for groups of 6
- Terrace with view on the mountains and roof tops!
- Fully equipped : WIFI, dishwashing machine, sheets and towels, and bikes!
- Fascinating region for history, activities, unique natural setting
Thuir holiday rental: The Home.
Tastefully restored from the 1800’s, your 2 story apartment is nestled in the charming village of Thuir. With the first floor’s two private bedrooms and the second floor’s loft bedroom (with no views from living room below), 6 people can sleep in the 3 double beds. There are 2 bathrooms (one with shower and one with bath tub). The mezzanine lounge bedroom also leads to a private, non-overlooked roof terrace for dining or lounging in sun or shade. Relax in the contemporary large living and dining areas with adjacent large fully equipped kitchen. The apartment also boasts complimentary linens and towels, WIFI internet, 2 fold-up bikes, and baby equipment. And we welcome your friendly dogs!
All this just steps from the village life and ammenities.
Thuir holiday rental : The village.
The village of Thuir hosts 7500 inhabitants. Located at the foot of the first foothills Pyrenees, the city of Thuir is the economic center of Aspres. In the heart of the Pyrénées Orientales department, located in the Plaine du Roussillon, ideally located 13 km south-west of Perpignan, 23 km from the Mediterranean and 35 km from the Pic du Canigou,
Thuir, land of vineyards … It contains many treasures of the past: the Cellera – founding of the city in 950, the Church of Our Lady of Victory – neo-classical style it houses a remarkable virgin black lead, the Chapel of the Pietat – dating from the XV ° at the entrance of Thuir, the Chapel St Sebastian – the XIV ° which houses a remarkable baroque altarpiece … Thuir also preserves many vestiges of the ramparts and old towers.
It offers throughout the year many events and cultural events. Thuir celebrates the music, dance, theater, arts, festive traditions of Catalonia, the street arts. It offers at the same time its tranquility and colorful animations: Catalan Diades, Museum in the City, Festival of Amateur Theater, Street Arts, Great Festive Traditions of Catalonia, Trobade of Giants and Bestiaris, Concerts, …, for young and old …, “Once upon a time Christmas …” a city is transformed around a theme to wait for Christmas.
The Théâtre des Aspres, completes the cultural offer of the City of Thuir and offers each year a season with varied shows for adults and young audiences.
Dynamic and attractive city, it hosts every Saturday morning a large-scale market on the Place de la République.
Thuir welcomes a wide range of shops: local products, shops, clothing, jewelry, crafts, decoration.
The BYRRH Cellar in Thuir is more than a centuary old and is the place where the wine-based aperitif BYRRH is made. It was invented by two brothers, Simon and Pallade Violet in 1866.
Simon Violet was the most ambitious of the brothers. Thanks to his huge knowledge of wines, he made the wonderful recipe of BYRRH, which was first sold as a tonic. Very soon the Violet brothers met success and BYRRH’s fame spread worldwide, especially in the 1930s.
You are invited to discover the remarkable story of one of the most important aperitif brand in the world. You will be able to walk through huge oak vats and see the world’s biggest oak vat with its 1 000 200 litres:
Welcome to Thuir !
Thuir holiday rental: The area.
At only 10 minutes to the Perpignan airport, arrange for transport to this lovely home and leave your car behind! Steps from your door, enjoy the farmers market, chic restaurants, boutiques, grocers, a reknowned theater, and the famous historic Byrrh distillerie and museum. In festive seasons, let yourself be charmed by the local village celebrations. What’s more, your holiday home is so close to fantastic wineries, Canet beach just 25 minutes away, lively Perpignan night life and museums 15 minutes away, Castelnou medieval village just 10 minutes away, the Aspres nature trails just 7 minutes away, and much more!
CASTELNOU (at 6km): This beautiful medieval village of 373 inhabitants is among “Les plus beaux villages de France” (the most beautiful villages in France). It is one of the most remarkable places in Catalonia. Castelnou keeps its authenticity thanks to craftsmen settled within the village (painters, potters, blacksmiths,…) and the 10th-century castle. It was an important capital city for three centuries in the Middle-Ages :
The priory of Monastir del Camp in Passa is a remarkable part of the Aspres heritage. According to a legend, its origin is linked to Charlemagne. Then it became a very important wine-growing centre. The buildings go back to the 11th, 12th and 13th centuries:
Your Thuir holiday rental is just minutes to famous, charming Collioure, Ceret, and even just 30 minutes to Spain’s excellent La Jonquera and Le Perthus outlet shopping and good value buffet dining at the border. The region is famous for artists such as Matisse, Derain, Dufy, and Picasso who found inspiration in the beauty of these picturesque villages along the Vermillion and is reflected everywhere, from Collioure – drawing artists still today – to Ceret, home of the famous modern art museum. Nearby Perpignan has shopping, nightlife and history on a grand scale (from the 13th century, its « Palace of the Kings of Majorca » is the oldest royal dwelling in France), and is a magnificent city just 20 minutes away. Your rental is set near churches, castles, Cathar ruins, medieval fortresses, and intriguing prehistoric sites. Enjoy wineries, nature reserves, golf, biking, hiking, horseback riding, Sigean wild animal park, family parks, and Marina and water sports (sailing, skiing, diving, fishing, windsurfing). You are less than 2 hours drive to the ski slopes of the majestic Pyrénées Mountains, Carcassonne, Montpellier or Barcelona.
Thuir holiday rental: Getting around.
Your Thuir holiday rental is located in heart of village 1 min walk to shops, market, restaurants and cafes. You are 12 min drive to beach. Local buses are clean and comfy and cost just 1 euro to go to any village in the area! Train station (in Perpignan or Argelès) can take you to Paris, Barcelona… If you arrange in advance, we can also provide transport to/from airport and other attractions at a reasonable price. Flights into Perpignan, Carcassonne or Beziers, France or even Girona or Barcelona Spain get are closest.
Thuir holiday rental: Other things to note.
– Children’s supplies available upon request.
– At least 30% of the price of the stay is requested upon booking. The rest of the payment will be made upon arrival or wired before the stay. 60 euros non-refundable cleaning fee and 250 euros refundable security/damage deposit due on arrival, the latter reimbursed on departure pending inspection of premises. Guests to leave home in normal state as found.
– Please note there are a couple flights of stairs. Also the loft bedroom has a half wall and is the way to the terrace, however it is not viewable from below.
– For short stays and off-season bookings, some properties require an extra fee for utilities or even a minimum per-stay price – please inquire. Long stays also are priced accordingly, so please inquire for these as well.
– A local English/French/Spanish speaking guide and help is available upon request, including babysitting, site seeing options, private driver, tennis instructor…
– And much more, please just ask!
Thuir holiday rental: Prices.
|Standard Price||700 €|
|High Season||1000 €|
Chic flat in village center
- Air Conditioning
- Built-In Kitchen
- Child's Highchair
- Children Welcome
- Coffee Maker
- Deck Furniture
- Dishes & Utensils
- DVD player
- Golf (near you)
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Municipal Pool (near you)
- Music Library
- Outdoor Furniture
- Pantry Items
- Pets Considered
- Ski & Snowboard (near you)
- Tennis (near you)
- Towels Provided
- Video Library
- Washing Machine
- Well equipped