‘En Laurenc’ is a farm with the highest level of comfort located in the middle of the Gers, where you can rent a luxurious selfcatering guesthouse for 9 persons. Shortly we received our 4**** classification from the official organisation for rent a gite in France.
Completely renovated, En Laurenc has a capacity of 9 perosns (10 when you ask it kindly) (2 double bedrooms 2 bedrooms with 2 beds each and a small seperate bedroom with one bed, a toilet ans a washtable.
Spend wonderful holidays surrounded by nature, escape from the city during a weekend: you’ll find a good reason to come and appreciate our hospitality.
Arround the farm, there are terraces and century-old olive trees. You can sit down under these wonderful trees which provide much needed shade. After playing tennis in our indoor tennis-court, it is a pleasure to dive in the outdoor swimmingpool and take a rest at one of the sunbeds around it.
The farm has its own lake for swimming, and fishing (carps). And in our private woods with beautiful walking paths you can be entirely on your own for a while by making a walk, mountainbike or enjoy a pick-nick.
Nearby you can go for a horse-riding, and also you can find a golfcourt!
The farm has 112 hectares of sunflower, wheat fields and woods the farm is 100%.organic grown. One has, when weather conditions are clear, a beautiful view of the Pyrenees mountain range.
At approximately 4 km distance, is the beautiful 12th century village of Castelnau-Barbarens, from here you can set out on several foot paths. (www.castelnau-barbarens.fr)
Nearby there are the weekly markets with all the local produce, Armagnac and wine tasting chateaux are all over the Gers.
Throughout your stay you can enjoy the outstanding natural beauty of the GERS/GASCONY.
We can guarrantee almost 100% silence at the farm.
About the house
The Maison de Maître at En Laurenc has recently been completely redesigned and consists of 4 spacious bedrooms, 2 of which have a double bed and 2 bedrooms each with 2 single beds + an additional 5th bedroom with separate entrance and toilet and washbasin for one or 2 people. On the 1st floor is a spacious bathroom with Italian shower, toilet and a luxurious Poggenpohl sink.
On the ground floor you have a 2nd bathroom with shower and bathtub. The downstairs toilet is separate. You will also find a spacious kitchen and a separate dining room with a 3-meter long dining table. The salon has a beautiful fireplace and 2 sofas, a flat screen TV with home cinema. There is also a small sports hall on the ground floor with sports equipment. As an extra, the house has 2 large garages where you will find the sauna and a ping-pong table.
Culinary And Wine
De Gers is well known for its culinary qualities, we can recommend many restaurants of excellent quality. In the gite is a sign with the best restaurants in the area.
What to do
During your stay you can use our own private lake for fishing, swimming and sunbathing. (there are always sun chairs available for you). There are also 2 forests where you can go hiking, jogging, mountain biking and picnic. These forests are also private grounds, so you will never encounter anyone.
In the maison de maître you also have a small sauna and a table tennis table. For your children there is always a ride to be arranged on the Quad, this is a 6-wheeled type of tractor that can really get over and over with its 4-wheel drive. (And we will probably take yourself for an off-the-road ride through the area)
You can visit markets and local parties every week. Some important ones are the famous Jazz-In-Marciac festival, the Country and Western party in Mirande or the Fiesta-Latina in Vic-Fezensac. Don’t miss the big market with live geese and other animals in Samatan on Monday morning. Many of our guests also book a tour of the Airbus factories in Toulouse. Of course we can help you with this if your French is slightly less.
In Pavie a village 6 km away you will find a park where you can float through the treetops like a tarzan on a cable. There is also a riding school from here where you can make beautiful horseback rides. We regularly go into the mountains (1 hour by car) here you can practice all mountain sports such as rafting, parasailing, rock climbing, skiing, etc.
At En Laurenc you can arrive on every single day of the week, if in consultation. Outside of the high-season, there is an option to book for weekends. The costs for a weekend are (max 9 pers.):
October until may
june and September
Prices per week:
Low-season (max 9 pers.) 1250,-
October until may
Mid-season (max 9 pers.) 1450,-
June and September
High-season (max 8 pers.) 2250,-
July and August
High-season (max 9 pers.) 2450,-
July and August