Enchanting chalet near the Lot River, Midi-Pyrénées, with heating, BBQ, terrace and mountain views

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Full property description

Dubbed “Chalet de Paul”, this lovely holiday home offers easy access to exciting activities and beautiful villages, all presented in a stunning natural setting with rolling, green hills all around.

Central eating is provided for year-round comfort, and the lounge room has a fireplace and a sofa, flat-screen TV, CD-player and radio for cosy nights in. Cook up a storm in your modern kitchen, fitted with a fridge, stove, microwave oven, coffee machine and more, and enjoy it around a dining table that seats 5. Or why not barbecue on your covered terrace? Boasting magnificent mountain views, a dining table and chairs, it’s the perfect place to enjoy convivial al fresco meals. The terrace is surrounded by a garden, where you’ll find deckchairs and a pétanque strip for family fun in the sun.

Get a great night’s sleep in one of 2 beautiful bedrooms, one with a double bed and the other boasting two single beds and a comfortable convertible sofa. The house also sports an immaculate shower room and a separate WC, and there’s a washing machine and ironing equipment for your use.

End cleaning and linen are included in the rental price but please bring your own towels.

There is private parking on site and smoking and pets are not allowed.

Area description

Situated in the Aveyron department of the Midi-Pyrénées, Espalion promises a dream holiday for those looking to enjoy the tranquillity of nature and try activities including fishing, hunting, cycling, horse riding, rock-climbing and beautiful hikes. Golfers can tee off at Golf Blue Green Grand Rodez, 150km away, and don’t miss the half-hour drive to Sévérac-le-Château, a beautiful slope-side village with an imposing castle.

Highlights to see near the house include the UNESCO World Heritage listed stone bridge across the River Lot, which forms part of the Pilgrim Way to Santiago de Compostela; Espalion’s picturesque old tanneries; and the diving museum (Musee du Scaphandre). When hunger strikes, you’ll find a bar and restaurant 2,5km from your door and a Super U supermarket at 5,5km.

Other highlights in the region include the villages of Rodez, Conques and Sainte-Eulalie-d'Olt, and don’t forget to sample plenty of the famous local gastronomy, including Roquefort, Laguiole and Bleu des Causses cheese!


  • Parking - private
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • TV
  • CD Player
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stove
  • Coffee maker
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
  • Water kettle
  • Kitchen utensils provided
  • Patio/deck/Terrace
  • Private Garden
  • BBQ Grill
  • Fireplace - Wood
  • Central heating
  • Shower
  • Separate WC
  • Mountain view


  • Museums
  • Swimming
  • Biking
  • Mountain biking
  • Hiking
  • Fishing
  • Hunting
  • Rock climbing
  • Horseback riding


Stay Dates


Number Of Guests

Children 4-13 yrs
Babies 0-3 yrs

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