Floriales 2019

With a plant fayre, inter-community competition and, new for 2019, a fountain show…..Le Floriales is a great event to kick off the 2019 event season in Mazamet     From the 26th-28th April, Les Jardin des Promenades, located just 100 metres from La Villa, springs to life. It’s a great weekend for garden lovers with ….

Guide to Mazamet’s 2019 Spring & Summer Events

From the end of April, Mazamet plays host to a wonderful array of events… this round up, whilst not exhaustive, will give you a flavour of what’s taking place in 2019.   Floriales – April 26th-28th Plant sale, themed garden planting and an international floristry competition – all just 200 metres from La Villa in ….

30,000 Visit Mazamet’s New Passerelle…. including us !

Le Passerelle, linking the medieval village of Hautpoul to the 14th century ruins of the Saint Saveur church is proving very popular. Since its inauguration on September 18th 2018, visitors have come from far & wide to experience the spectacular vistas on offer from the suspension bridge. Sitting 70 metres about the l’Arnette valley below, ….

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 ….

September events in and around Mazamet

Whether you call it late summer or early autumn – September has a lot going on   It’s a lovely time of year to visit our region – the sun is still warm, the nights a little cooler, yet everything is still open and there’s lots to see and do.   September 9th  The fantastic ….

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 ….

La Villa & The Environment

Here at La Villa, we take our impact on the environment seriously – come take a peek at what we and our guests are doing. For the last four years, we have provided only refillable glass water bottles in our bedrooms – not only that, with the water supplied locally from the surrounding mountains, every ….

July – September Events In & Around Mazamet

With the peak summer months upon us – see what’s happening July-September in and around our lovely town. Marche de Producteurs – every Monday evening July & August  One of the highlights of the summer is the Monday evening food market – enjoy around 15 different food stalls where you buy your dinner (and local ….

June & July Events in and around Mazamet

Summer’s here and the main season of special events commences next weekend – making Mazamet THE place to be in the summer of 2018. La Mérinos – June 8th  An evening running event for all ages, now in it’s 10th year (started the same year as La Villa opened in 2009). The race commences in ….

La Villa’s 2018 Wine List

As our 2018 season commences, we are pleased to launch our 2018 wine list – featuring wines that are all produced within 90 mins of Mazamet. A key part of our ethos is local produce and this is also reflected in our wine list. We buy 95% of our wines directly from vineyards we have ….

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