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Holiday Gite in an area that ‘has it all’. . .

Joy is a superhost.

Holiday Gite in an area that ‘has it all’. . .

2 guests1 bedroom2 beds1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
Entire home
You’ll have the guesthouse to yourself.
Sparkling clean
11 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Joy is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.

Cosy ‘home from home’ decorated in traditional french style, for a taste of the simple life.
Sunny, south facing living space, with view of mountains and forests. Ideal for walkers and cyclists, or exploring nearby castles and thermal spas.
Close to Cathar trail, swimming lakes, gorges, yet all amenities of small town within walking distance.
Euro bus to Carcassonne or Perpignan, and hub for roads to many other tourist attractions too!
50 mins from airport ( Carcassonne) , 90 mins from coast.


Free parking on premises
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
The host hasn't reported a carbon monoxide detector on the property.

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed
Common spaces
1 double bed



14 reviews
Carla User Profile
December 2019
We enjoyed our stay at Joy's gite. Joy and Barry are wonderful hosts, and went out of their way to make our stay enjoyable. The gite is small and cozy, and very well equipped, right down to terry cloth robes and blankets for sitting around. Heating was effective for this time of…
Melissa And Clive User Profile
Melissa And Clive
January 2020
Joy and Barry are fantastic hosts who go out of their way to ensure that your stay is comfortable and enjoyable. They go beyond expectations in terms of what they provide in the gite and are on hand to help out in the unlikely event that you need anything. A really comfortable…
Joy User Profile
Response from Joy:
Thank you so much, Melissa and Clive. We’re so glad that you enjoyed your stay, as much as we did!
January 2020
Dyllan User Profile
October 2019
Good host and nice place
Philip User Profile
August 2019
Great place to stay with private parking, within a short walk of town. Clean and well appointed. Joy did her best to make sure our stay was perfect.
Joy User Profile
Response from Joy:
Thank you , Philip. I’m glad you enjoyed your stay. We’ll do what we can to provide the couple of improvements you suggested, as soon as finances allow!
August 2019
Alan User Profile
August 2019
Clean,neat tidy and well set out
Georges User Profile
March 2020
Tout est parfait dans le gîte de Joy et notre Hôte a été d’une bienveillance remarquable. N’hésitez pas à réserver, nous y avons résidé pendant trois semaines et n’y avons retenu que du positif. Houria et Georges
Joy User Profile
Response from Joy:
Merci beaucoup Georges et Houria. Je suis juste contente que tu sois heureuse!
March 2020
Victor User Profile
February 2020
Je me sens un peu désemparé pour tenter de réussir à exprimer ici en quelques mots la liste exhaustive de l’ensemble des satisfécits qu’il me faudrait énumérer quant à ce petit nid douillet concocté avec tant de soins et de détails par Joy… c’est petit mais c’est grand, déjà par…

Hosted by Joy

Quillan, FranceJoined in August 2015
Joy User Profile
14 Reviews
Joy is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Hi, I retired to southern France with my husband, Barry, in 2016. We live a relaxing life, surrounded by beautiful scenery and nature, in Cathar country. After renovating first our home, then our gîte, we are ready to share it with like minded people. Between us, we love art,…
Interaction with guests
We live in house on same property, so available most of the time.
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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The neighbourhood

Things to keep in mind

Check-in: 3:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
Checkout: 11:00 a.m.
3:00 p.m.–10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m.

House Rules

  • Not suitable for children and infants
  • No smoking
  • No pets
  • No parties or events