In the heart of Cathar country, surrounded by many magnificent Cathar castles, this charming old house, nesting in a beautiful tranquil country setting, offers a tasteful en suite guest room with delicious gourmet breakfast, served either in your room or on the shady patio. The room comprises :2 single beds+ 1 child's bed- evening meal by request -wi fi free - Your hostess, writer and radio chronicler, will be happy to share whith you her passion for the history and legends of this remarkable region.
Description of La Petite Ecole Bed & Breakfast:In a beautiful country whith hills, forests and lakes, Rivel is a village full of serenity. The house is a ancien old scool in a lovely romantic garden.
Attractions:Cathars Castles : Montségur, Puivert, Roquefixade, Quéribus, Peyreperthuse - Castle of Foix, walled City of Carcassonne, mediéval village of Mirepoix - Rennes-le-Château (Da Vinci Code)-Thermal baths at Rennes-les-Bains- tax-free shopping in Andorra (just over the border of Spain)- Skiing an beaches of the Mediterranean an hour away - two lakes less than 5mn drive - karting - canoeing -
Directions to La Petite EcoleFrom Carcassonne : follow direction Limoux- at Limoux take the right at the roundabout, then right at the second roundabout : direction Chalabre (25km)- at Chalabre, follow direction Lavelanet (for 4 km)- then take a left towards Rivel.
From Toulouse : direction Foix-follow direct. Pamiers, then direc.Mirepoix - after direction for Lavelanet-4km-here, turn left towards Chalabre (20km)and continue as above.
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