Our gite is a centrally heated 1st floor apartment sleeping 4 people in a double and a twin bedroom. The recent conversion retains some of the original features and charm of the old farm building, whilst providing up-to-date facilities in a light spacious setting
Gite de Pechine
The open plan living area has a modern fully fitted Kitchen with electric cooker (with full oven) microwave, dishwasher , washing machine and fridge freezer. The Dining Area has a large pine table which seats four adults with ease whilst in the Sitting Area there is a large Lshaped sofa and an armchair for you to relax in. Satellite TV (English channels) and French Freeview Channels can be watched on the TV. A DVD player with a selection of DVDs is provided. Books and games can also be borrowed and a WiFi connection is available. This area also has a "Woodburner style" electric heater.
There is a Double Bedroom with south facing views across the garden to the mountains whilst the Twin Bedded room looks out over rolling farm land. Both bedrooms have shutters which allow shade and ventilation. The family bathroom has a full bath with an over bath shower.
Outside there is a private terrace, with south facing views, equipped with a large Picnic style wooden table with benches, a parasol, sun loungers and a gas BBQ (if you require it). A large area of the garden is reserved for our Gite guests use only; this has a decking area, with sun loungers and parasol, and has lovely views to the mountains. There is also a shaded play area for children, with swings and a wooden "play" house. From this area of garden there is access to our 8x5 metre swimming pool (which is shared by all at Pechine) and also to the green lane leading to the fields which have a 180 degree view over the valley to the Pyrenees . The Gite has its own access and private off road parking.
All bed linen and towels, as well as swimming towel, are provided and changed weekly. We have a travel cot and high-chair which can be borrowed as well as other baby equipment and there is a fitted stair gate if required. Unfortunately we do not allow pets No Smoking is allowed inside the gite.
We are happy to provide a shopping service (20 euros) so that you can arrive to fully stocked cupboards and if you stay for more than one week a cleaning service is available at an extra charge (20euros). There is a n Epicerie in Artigat and small supermarket (Huit a Huit) and a Bakers, Chemist, Tabac , Cash machine and Doctors in Le Fossat, and a larger supermarket (Carrefour - open on Sunday till 12.00), Banks with Cash machines and 24 hr Petrol at Lezat (20 mins). If you need a break from catering the Pizza restaurant and the Chinese (Vietnamese) Restaurant in Le Fossat do take aways! Also the Bar/Restaurant in Artigat is very "user friendly"! There are bigger shops and more choices at Pamiers and Foix, both about 25 mins away.
Tariff per week
High Season (July & August) €600
Mid Season (May /June &Sept/Oct) €470
Low Season ( Any other Time) € 400
Please contact us if you would like to discuss bookings or to find out about rates for Christmas & Easter or weekends or part weeks outside the high season