Our comfortable 2nd level, 3-bedroom, 70m2, Collioure town-centre apartment is located in a quiet area just 300m from Mediterranean beaches. Collioure is a beautiful medieval Catalan chateau town made famous by Picasso, Matisse and Derain.
Comfortable 70 m2 Collioure town centre apartment on the 2nd floor in a quiet area, just 300 m from the beach. Accommodates 5 persons. Contains: 1 double, 1 twin, and 1 single bedroom with cot; bathroom; toilet; kitchen and utility with washing machine; large sitting /dining area; and breakfast terrace with mountain views.
o Collioure is a beautiful pedestrianised medieval Catalan town (pop. 3000 c) in the South of France, where the Pyrenees rise from the Mediterranean.
o Collioure’s magnificent Chateau Royale has historic links with the Knights Templar, Kings of Majorca, Spanish Habsburgs and French Bourbons.
o Artists, including Matisse, Picasso, Derain and Mackintosh, worked in Collioure because of its ‘special’ light.
o The tomb of the Spanish poet Antonio Machado is in the town’s cemetery.
o Collioure is surrounded by vineyards for red, rose, white, and aperitif and dessert Banyuls wines.
o It’s built around a crescent-shaped bay with 4 excellent beaches.
o Leisure activities include: boat trips; trolley-bus trip with breathtaking views over the Cote Vermeille; bus excursions to Barcelona, Andorra and the Canal du Midi; visits to the Chateau Royale, L’eglise Notre-Dame-Des-Anges, Musee Peske, the Casino and Disco.
o There are facilities for diving, swimming, tennis, football, canoeing, sailing, cycling, hill walking and rock climbing.
o The town has excellent public bus and train connections, and Perpignan and Girona airports are about 1 hour away by car.
o Collioure has many restaurants and art galleries.
o Festivals include Fetes de La Saint Vincent August 14-18th.
Washing machine, electric cooker, fridge, microwave, TV, CD player and electric fan.
Minimum Stay is 5 days. There will be a contact person and details to deal with queries and problems.
The trolley bus gives a wonderful panoramic view of Collioure, its stunning scenery and the neighbouring town of Port Vendres.
Rental is only on a weekly basis Saturday to Saturday except for two 5-day periods: from the 19th to the 24rd July; and from the 29th July to the 2nd August . Apartment must be vacated by 10 am and occupied after 4 pm. We expect guests to respect the comfort and privacy of other residents in the apartment block and to maintain its tranquility. No parties are allowed. No pets and no smoking are allowed within the apartment.