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JOLI JARDIN Bed and Breakfast

Come and visit the pretty village of Belesta just on the borders of Ariege and the Aude where there is something to do all year round. Visit the famous Chateau Montsegur,or Fontestorbes Intermittent Fountain which is in Belesta. Excellent for families, cyclists, walking holidays or exploring on your motor bikes.



It is such a beautiful area with mountains and forests and little villages to explore. The wonderful scenery changes with the seasons so we are open for visitors all the year round. We are ideally situated for walking, cycling, fishing, house hunting, family holidays or just having a well earned rest! There is so much to see, and you  will enjoy the break from the pressures of work and home. Just a few ideas would be, a visit to Andorra for your duty free shopping. A trip to the medieval city of Mirepoix with its lovely architecture (make sure you take your camera).


A picnic at the lovely Lac Montbel, an un spoilt area of natural beauty. Visit Foix and Limoux the list is endless! If you don't want to go too far, there are many different walks around our village of Belesta too.

Our house is in the centre of Belesta and has a pretty garden which is rather unusual for a French town house. We want to make sure that your short or long stay is as peaceful and restful as possible, and we serve an excellent breakfast which is certainly not "petite". It is an excellent area to cycle or ride your motor bike or there are numerous walks to discover. We can put cycles or motor bikes in our garage so they are completely safe. Comfortable,homely rooms and good food, so your holiday will be wonderful.

We are easily accessed from Carcassonne airport, (45 mins by car)  with Ryanair. Alterantively Toulouse and Perpignan airports are about 90 minutes by car.   We have a variety of bedrooms available as follows;

On the first floor we have a shower room with a w/c, a double bedroom and a twin bedroom with double bed settee as well. On the second floor we have another shower room with w/c, a bedroom with 4  single beds in it. All bedrooms have tea making facilities and hair driers and some have tv too. We request that smoking is limited to the garden area for comfort of all guests.
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 We can do evening meals or picnics (by prior arrangement-(just let us know when you book) as our aim is make your stay with us as restful and enjoyable as possible in this largely un-spoilt peaceful  and safe area. We can arrange airport pick-up if required from Carcassonne, but for longer breaks a car is needed to explore this beautiful area.


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