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Nice, independant cottage in the
Cevennes National Parc.

Caracteristic Cevennes
stone built 
holiday house for 5/7 p. 

This house of the 15 th century, dominating,(isolated of the neighbours) is recently  completely comfortably renovated.

Panoramic view at the Gardon valley of 
St Germain de Calberte

80 m2 comfortable surface
Dining terrace and sunbathing terrace 
with South exposure and direct access.
2 bedrooms (+ 2p sofabad in living).
Private parking near the house.

Comfort, calm, nature & very beautiful view
Renting per week (Sat. till next Sat.) 
(7 or 14 nights)
off Spring 2016


Summer season. 750 €/week -
1300 € per 2 weeks

Other months : (April, May Sept., Oct.:
550 € / week


available for renting off spring 2016

availability calendar :
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La Fare  
48370 Saint Germain de Calberte
phone : 04 66 45 99 51
06 12 67 05 99
e-mail :

You'll arrive by  a stonen stairs, leading to the terrace(access to the kitchen/living  as well, where you

can take your meal in calm with splendid  valley view
in the shade off a litlle stone oak,                                             >
companied by cicadas and crickets song  …
Off there a beautyfull in the schist  bed-rock stone cutted stairs, 

leads you to the "chaise -longue" terrace, dominating the valley, at the top off the hamlet, ideal place for a little "sieste". . .


By the beautiful stairs you'll arrive on the first floor with2 bedrooms, a modern bathroom with 2 washstands and
big cupboards to range everything of the whole family.

You enter  in the salon with 2 fauteuils and a 2 p sofabed (140 Cm), equipped with television, DVD reader and hifi. Cold evenings you will warm by the woodstove; wood is furnished. 
 The kitchen is completely equipped :  dishwasher, washingmachine, microwave, fridge, freezer,  coffeemachine,waterboiler,vacuumcleaner, etc. )
gaz and ceramic cooker /oven)
You'll dispose over all linen for two weeks (sheets, towels, etc..).
There is telephone,  Wifi  and "Orange"television.

In front of the kitchen a nice open space with furniture and big barbecue (gaz) , where you take your meal convivially
enjoying the splendid valley view

All rooms heated electrical and airconditioned.
A separated WC

^  Main bedroom with a bed of  160 Cm
commode and valleyview
A second bedroom with a high bed of 90 Cm
    v           and a defolding bed with 2 sleeps of 90 Cm  >


      and a door (^) opening groundlevel, parkingplace side >

The house is situated at the hight of the hamlet  la Fare, at 650 m altitude
 in Cevennes National Parks (PNC), protected luxuruous nature

Village de Saint-Germain-de-Calberte

Village de Saint-Germain-de-Calberte

la Fare lies at 6 kilometers from   Saint Germain de Calberte village, with baker, postoffice, 2 groceries, bar-restaurant, poste, 3 nurses, catholic and protestant church, gardeningshop/multi-service, touristoffice, and several local produces and craftsmen.

The hamlet of Fare

Perched on a peak, the hamlet profits from an exceptional exposure and a varied flora and fauna. The hamlet is supplied by its own springwater.

La Fare is a typical example of Cevennes traditional architecture in local schist-stone : traditional houses, baker's oven, cisterns, and terraces out of dry stone, so called (bancels),…

History of the hamlet….

it  was firstly ment in texts in the Middle Ages . During the second was

the headquarter of mainly german antifascists. . About thirty men of the resistance, Alerted by local peasants, could escape just in time from the militia attack of February the 12th, 1944, who dynamited all the houses of the hamlet. La Fare remained in the state of ruins until 1990, when some young people undertook its restoration. Today, it is habited by about 20 inhabitants, of which the half resides there all year round.
To do nearby
  • Ideal hiking spot, possibly accompanied by a donkey. PR de sentiers de petites randonnées (little walks) and  several GR's like the renown le chemin de Stevenson...
    The path Small Excursion (PR) of Flandonenque
    , signalized by the PNC, leads along the hamlet.
  • "village de vacances" (holiday resort)  de Lou Serre de la Can at about 10 km with Bar hotel restaurant, swimmingpool (July, Aug.), tennis, a very beautiful walk "les rocs de Galta", tennis, barrestaurant, hikersreception riding and poney riding - tél 06 98 97 41 85 
  • Swimming or canyoning in thz riverFishingFishing
      1st  categoriy rivers.
  • In the evening, you will be able to observe  by good weather, a extraordinary starry sky, and many fireflies!! 
  • Numerous local discoveries and those organised by the  Parc national dans le cadre du Festival Nature  to discover nature and culture of the region.
  • At, 500 metres a cute little brook  *(picture, painter)



Arriving in Saint-Germain de Calberte village, take near the church the "Serre de la Can", le village de vacances (holiday resort ).

- Follow this road for 2 km, then take the first road to the right, at the sign : Le Cros - Musée des outils oubliés...

 Go on  about 5 km till the hamlet la Fare.

- The cottage is just above you, there  were the asphalt  ends...

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