Welcome to Villa Gabian
Hello and a warm welcome to our holiday home for rent in Languedoc. We are indeed looking forward to be hearing from you!
Villa Gabian is located in the village Gabian in the Languedoc region, a region of warm and comfortable climate. I this village, about 45 min. drive from the sea, you will experience the genuine and good French countrylife - quite different from the more hectic, touristic areas by the sea. However, if you want to spend a day or two on the Agde or Sête beaches, they are not too far away.
In the image section below we have shared a few images, and we hope that you will get an idea of the property. With wooden flooring, up-to-date kitchen and bathrooms, the house welcomes your requirements for the good life. And not to forget the refreshing baths in the pool.
In the calender below you will see when Villa Gabian is available for rental. We base the arrangement on rentals of minimum one week, preferrably with changeovers on Thursdays. If you have other requests more suitable for you, we kindly ask you to contact us and we will find acceptable soutions. Please feel free to send your requirements by using the contact form below.
Before we confirm your booking, the agreed rental payments including deposit must be confirmed by bank transfer. If you have questions related to this or other matters related to Villa Gabain, we kindly ask you to contact us. Pleas use the contact form below.
Beautifully renovated villa, located in the calm areas of the Languedoc village Gabian, is for rent. This house has a living room with an open kitchen solution, five bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (both with shower, washbasin, toilet and towel rails), a small toilet, big terrace, swimming pool and large garage with room for four cars. In the kitchen you will find all the equipment required for the household. Outside you have a large garden with space for both old and young. You will always find a sunny place, but also calming shadows when required. The five big bedrooms has interiors as follows:
Room 1; Guests room including 3 beds in a family bunk, 140 x 190 cm and 90 x 190 cm
Room 2; Boys room, including a king size double bed 160 x 200 cm
Room 3; Guests room including 3 beds in a family bunk, 140 x 190 cm and 90 x 190 cm
Room 4; Girls room, including a king size double bed 160 x 200 cm, exit to terrace
Room 5, Master Bedroom, including a king size double bed 160 x 200 cm, exit to terrace
Towels and linen is of course included, and will be in place upon arrival.
The house is located in the quiet village of Gabian, which is surrounded by vineyards on all sides. The area is green and from the house's terrace, you have great views of the Chateau de Cassan. The people of Gabian are friendly, interested and attentive. In Gabian you may buy bread at the local bakery, do minor shopping at the grocery store or enjoy a refreshing drink in one of the village's two bars. The slightly larger town of Roujan is a 5 minute car ride away. There you can Do your shopping in the Super-U and enjoy lunch or dinner in the restaurants. The artistic Pézenas is 15 minutes away by car and it is really a city that is worth the visit. Here you find charm galore and you find everything you need as a tourist.
In Languedoc, there are many things to do. The larger towns of Beziers, Narbonne and Montpellier are in close proximity. Canal du Midi is popping up where you least expect it, and vineyards and caves with great tasting you find everywhere. Villa Gabian is perfect as a base for cycling, both if you prefere terrains or riding along the roads.
The rental of Villa Gabian is on a week-basis, normally from Thursday to Thursday and with one week as minimum rental period. We wish to give you a warm welcome to our French “Maison Secondaire”, Villa Gabian. We guess you understand that this is neither a hotel, a Gîte nor a public holiday home, but our very own, private house. We have spent most our savings having our French dream come through, and hope that you will respect our few, but basic rules. We have great expectations of you treating the villa, the furniture and the garden as it is your own. Please leave Villa Gabian in the same – or better – conditions, as you find it upon arrival. Any damage will be deducted from the deposit (€1.000). For cleaning and the changeover, we calculate a compulsory surcharge depending of the number of people staying (€290 for 12 persons). If you have questions or comments, please dont hesitate to contact us.
Air conditioning, Internet access / WiFi, Terrace, Garage, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Coffee machine (Dolce Gusto), Microwave, Freezer, Washing Machine, Vacuum Cleaner, Towels and linens included, Fireplace, Non-smoking, TV, Swimming Pool, Garden furniture, Barbecue.
Linda, 47 years, is a teacher working as an inspector of a primary school in Fredrikstad. She loves dancing – and not to forget; France and everything French. It might be that Linda is responsible for us living our French dream – as in Villa Gabian. If required, you may contact Linda at lindahelllngsether(at)gmail.com or by SMS to +47 977 27 437. She speaks French and English fluently.
Paul, 49 years young, has also studied to become a teacher. However, he is not teaching anymore, and spend his energy running a Norwegian company selling office and workplace furniture. A practical guy many would say, as he is responsible for much of the outdoor work at Villa Gabian. His contact information is palespenjohnsen(at)gmail.com, or by SMS to +47 900 27 398. Speaks English fluent and still struggling with his French.
Meet the techn. department of Villa Gabian, at least when it comes to electronics and computers. Haakon is 18 years old and attending High School. His main interests are within the field of science studies and computer gaming. Haakon is working hard learning French and we guess he will soon be speaking like a local. English fluent of course.
The queen of the house is actually only twelve. She loves using the nice pool, when she is not making lovely jam from the figs in the garden. Eva is an active girl who loves school, spending time with her friends and training in a local gym. She is also the songbird of our family, and constantly practicing with her choir in our local church.