Gaillardet Garden

Cowbells and crickets, fresh vegetables and new laid eggs..


COMMENTS (Hugo is the dog!!)

‘10/10 FOR Gite. Pool fab. Also enjoyed egg collection and eating and being apprentice shepherd. Caving with Gary the Guide a high spot. Hosts friendly and welcoming - we did not want for anything. A super holiday in your comfortable home and surroundings, best gite we’eve ever stayed in.’ The Harvey Family, Alton, Hampshire.

‘Thank you so much Anni and Gary it has been great, the pool was fabulous and we loved Hugo so much that we wanted to take him home! The best holiday ever!!(Do we have to go home?) Sacks family, London

‘Thanks so much to both of you for such an enjoyable, relaxing and fun stay. Our fav is probably sunset picnic aout the astle at Rocquefixade and swimming in Lac Montbel.’ Philip and Christine, Dorset

‘A warm welcome from Anni and Gary and lots of hugs from Hugo to make you feel at home. What more to ask for? Oh and lots to do and see.’ Dharmpaul family, Surrey

‘The gite wants for nothing, everything has been thought of. It is like a home from home. This region is exciting to explore and we will certainly return. Anni and Gary are great hosts, theier mission is to ensure you have a wonderful experience – mission accomplished!’ Liz and Frank, Kent

‘Laid back and easy ging way of life. Delicious free range eggs. Thank you Gary and Anni for your hospitality’ Richard, Sara and family, Besalu, Catalonia.

‘Reak French way of life. Kids loved the animals’ McCartney family, N. Ireland

‘The well equipped gite and rural location are ideal for our family. A relaxing 2 weeks. Lovely eggs. Hugo is a star. Nice pool.’ Horton family, Worcestershire

‘Gary and Anni very welcoming. An excellent base to explore some stunning scenery. Completely chilled out. Many thanks.’ Lesley and Bill, Yorkshire.

‘Very welcoming, very peaceful, lovely fresh veg and eggs. The children loved the animals, the space and the pool’ The Hall Family, Ilkley, West Yorkshire

‘Very welcoming and relaxing. A delightful base from which to explore.’ The Rumbol Family Barcelona, Spain and Mansfield, UK

‘Thank you for a peaceful and relaxing holiday at your rural home. We all enjoyed the pool’ the Hayes Family, Scarborough, North Yorkshire

‘A very comfortable, beautifully appointed gite in a lovel setting. A great holiday in a beautiful place’ Sue and David Homewood, Groombridge East Sussex.

‘Relaxing holiday in very comfortable and well-equiped gite. Thank you Anni and Gar for all your help and friendliness, we very much enjoyed our stay.’ The Edmonds Family, Essex

‘Comfortable gite in beautiful surroundings and very accessible for exploring.’ The Atwal Family, Surbiton, Surrey

‘We enjoyed getting to know this area of France - the gite was comfortable and gave us a good base to explore from.’ The Bye Family, Brigham, Cumbria

Quick Reference

Opening dates:
Open all year. Long winter lets available 1st October to 31st March
Number of beds:
 3 bedroom gite - sleeps 5 
1 ensuite 
1 large shower room
1 cloakroom
from €650 to €1400 per week
substantial reductions for couples only May, June & September
Ski package 4 nights bed and breakfast €500 per couple
Christmas/New Year package - €750/1200

Winter lest 1st November - 31st March €950 pcm + bills
Wedding Dress package – one week from £2,500
Payment methods:
€ euro transfer to French bank account
25% deposit when booking
Balance 8 weeks prior to arrival
Nearest Shopping & Eating Out:
shops, petrol, bars and restaurants in Rivel and Belesta – both 10 minutes drive.
on site
English, French, some Italian
Swimming Pool
Private garden area with seating and dining furniture
Shortwave radio
Bedlinen and towels and pool towels included
Internet access included
Pool towels included
Gas Cooker
Woodburning stove
Washing machine
10 minutes Chalabre,
20 minutes Lavelanet,
30 minutes Mirepoix & Limoux,
50 minutes Carcassonne and Pamiers,
1 ½ hours Toulouse and Mediterranean coast.