A Brief History Of Mazamet
Mazamet sits in a natural valley, le Thoré, at 280 m altitude, between the two mountain ranges of the Montagnès Noire and the Monts de Lacune, both rising to 1,200 m. Considering its geography within SW France, it surprises many that both ranges are the furthest outpost of the Massif Central. The mountains that surround ….
2018 Les Amis Christmas Raffle !
Thank you to all our Les Amis members who have claimed their prize…the deadline to claim prizes has now passed (Dec 31st 2018) – good luck in next year’s raffle!
We have served these stuffed tomatoes at La Villa since our opening year (2009) – they are always a hit with our guests. Ingredients 6 large beef or Marmande tomatoes 50 grams of finely diced onion 30 grams of carrot (cut in half length ways then finely sliced) 30 grams of of finely sliced celery ….
£ to € Exchange rate – fixed for UK Guests
With many people concerned about the potential outcome of BREXIT on the exchange rate between the £ and the € we have some good news ! For any guest staying at La Villa in 2019*, we will guarantee a rate of 1.14€ to £1 (the inter-bank rate as of December 1st 2018). So, when you ….
Win a Year’s Subscription to FRANCE Magazine !
For our Autumn competition – we are giving away a year’s subscription to France Magazine. France magazine is world’s leading English language magazine about France. 12 issues (one per month) will be delivered to your door in 2019 and all you need do is answer the following question: In which region of France is ….
Lac de Montagnes
Just a 10 mins drive from La Villa, our wonderful Lac de Montagnes awaits. The Lac de Montagnes is a magical spot with something for everything – a peaceful circular (45 min) walk; a place to enjoy a picnic, a game of tennis or mini-golf… or for the more energetic the l’Acro Parc With a ….
Pain au Raisin Bread & Butter Pudding
The most British of puds gets La Villa’s French make over ! Ingredients 4 tablespoons of apricot jam 16 mini (stale) pain au raisins or 8 regular size ones* 2 eggs plus 2 egg yolks 40 grams of caster sugar 300 ml each of single cream and full fat milk Zest of one orange ….
Planning a cycle trip for 2019? – look no further than Mazamet!
Come take a look at why choosing La Villa de Mazamet would be a great choice for your next cycling adventure. Mazamet really does have it all for those who love to cycle. With 28 pre-planned cycle routes, stunning vistas & quite roads, a 65km cycle path….and the 120km training route of Mazamet’s cycling legend ….
Traveller’s Choice Award 2019
As of writing this post, we have received a staggering 747 reviews on our Trip Advisor page. The generosity of both time & kind comments of our guests is always very much appreciated and the reviews heartwarming for us to read. Trip Advisor has, for both travellers and property owners alike, become a powerful tool. ….
Give yourself the Zenergy you deserve !
On your next stay at La Villa, treat yourself to some “me time” with a professional massage from Pierre. We have been working with Pierre from Zenergy Massages since 2015 who provides massages for guests staying at La Villa. From Hawaiian to Swedish and also sports massage, Pierre tailors the massage to suit your own personal ….