Les Planas

Monoblet, Gard
Self-catering


Up in the Cévennes, this big, beautiful family house has superb views, a fine kitchen, lots of space and masses to do and see

Bed

14 beds

Bedroom

5 bedrooms

Sleeps

Sleeps 14

The
Experience

The view from the pool leaves you silent, the timeless Cévennes hills rolling away into the distance. Les Planas is a great family house with six bunks as well as four double rooms and various sitting spaces. Built on several levels and standing quietly in its lovely terraced garden, it has been beautifully restored by the second generation of the Galgey family, without spoiling the atmosphere. Inside, it is delightfully light and white with the odd stone wall and terracotta floor. The super open-plan kitchen-diner has space, all the equipment you need, pretty pottery and prints and a door to the covered veranda whence you can wander into the garden with your mug of coffee. Bedrooms are excellent, with soft-coloured French quilts and lots of storage; all separated by landings and steps; the gorgeous master bedroom has its own balcony overlooking the garden, stripped pine doors and a superb new bathroom. There’s lots to do here for both young and less young – walk, climb, cycle, swim in the heated pool; visit the superb bamboo forest in Anduze or Roman Nîmes, take the steam train up to St Jean du Gard – children love it – and nothing is very far.

Essentials

  • Hot tub
  • WiFi
  • Swimming pool
  • Mobile reception
  • Oven
  • Breakfast included
  • Open fire / woodburner
  • Hob
  • Parking on premises
  • Barbecue
  • Free parking nearby
  • Meals available
  • Vegetarian meals
  • Paid parking nearby
  • Breakfast available
  • Accessible by public transport
  • Central heating
  • Wheelchair access
  • Limited mobility
  • Air conditioning
  • Washing machine
  • Garden
  • Television
  • Tennis court
  • Microwave oven
  • Credit cards
  • Dishwasher
  • Pets welcome

Family friendly

  • Baby monitor
  • Children welcome
  • Books and toys
  • Babies welcome
  • Stair gates
  • High chair

Nearby

  • Pub/bar within 3 miles
  • Restaurant within 3 miles
  • Shop within 3 miles

Activities

  • Bikes available
  • Food courses
  • Kayaking
  • Other courses
  • Sailing
  • Surfing
  • Wild swimming

Information
& pricing

Booking information

Check in
From 4pm
Check out
10am
Booking restrictions
Minimum stay: 7 nights. Parking on-site.
Closed
Rarely.
Meals
Restaurants 3-minute walk.

Pricing

Nightly price
from £371
Weekly price
from £2600
Damage deposit
£1000
Surcharges
Cot available.
1 House for 14
From £37114 beds5 bedrooms

Reviews

Les Planas is a wonderful holiday house. It’s in a great location within easy walk to a pretty village and has a wonderful swimming pool with stunning views and comfy sunlougers. Perfect both for those with or without children. The house is beautifully furnished with a very well equipped kitchen and plenty of eating space. The house easily accommodated three families. All the bedrooms are tastefully decorated with air conditioning & comfy beds. We had a wonderful family holiday and would highly recommend this special property.

Matilda, Haslemere, surrey

We had such a wonderful week at Les Planas. We were a group of three families and the house fitted us perfectly; so much space, extremely comfortable and beautifully decorated too. Every detail was thought of. Modern kitchen and bathrooms, pretty bedrooms, air conditioning, heated pool...it was perfect! The views from the pool are fabulous! Bliss to lie by the pool but there are also lots of great things to do in the area. We would highly recommend Les Planas to anyone and can’t wait to visit again...we will be back!

The fishbourne, Hampshire

Les Planas is the kind of holiday house where you can relax as soon as you arrive in the knowledge that everything you need is catered for. The layout of the house makes it perfect for holidays with friends, giving the option of privacy as well as spacious communal areas. Stand outs for us were shared al fresco meals around the lovely shaded outside table and the wonderful views from the (safely gated) pool. Having an amazing bakery two minutes walk away was a huge bonus too - try the fig bread!

Caroline, Hampshire

A beautiful house! A lovely pool which we used daily, a great outside dining area and stunning accommodation. Monoblet itself is a very small and really friendly village. We spent far too much time in the local bar and everyone was extremely friendly and welcoming, The local restaurant, again small, but really accommodating and the food is gorgeous! We travelled further afield a few times and the towns and villages recommended are worth visiting. We took a day trip to the beach (Palavas-Les-FLots), which was very busy and great fun. We tried too many local wines - they were all really nice!!

Shane, Richmond, north yorkshire

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Location

The neighbourhood

Local points of interest from Will & Sarah Galgey

  • The house is located in the beautiful rural village, Monoblet, with amazing views of the Cevennes, France's largest regional park of some 200,000 acres. Ideal for walking, canoeing, cycling & central to many natural beauty spots and attractions.
  • Within a 3 min walk from the house, there is a baker, post office, bar, simple French restaurant, playground and a riding school.
  • Nearby towns of St Hippolyte-Du-Fort (8kms) and Anduze (13 kms) have good shopping facilities, open-air markets, cafes, banks, bars, restaurants as well as bike hire. Tennis courts, canoeing, pony trekking, river swimming, go-carting & golf are close by.
  • Other attractions include some splendid caves - Grotte des Demoiselles and a steam train that runs regularly up the valley from Anduze to St Jean-du-Gard. The Bambouseraie and the Haribo Museum are also worth a visit.
  • Further afield is Uzes with beautiful architecture. Explore little alleys & roads off the centre. If possible, go twice, once on a Saturday during the market & again when the market doesn't fill every inch of the town & you'll see it for all its glory.
  • Not forgetting the beautiful town of Sommieres, Aigues-Mortes, Pont du Gard, Cirque de Navacelles, Nimes & Montpellier.