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Rent a gite for your vacations in Aude in France

Book your accommodation in Aude

Want to find a rental to go on a family vacation or for a romantic getaway? Let yourself be tempted by the gentle way of life in Aude. Located in the southeast of France, in the heart of the former province of Languedoc, discover this region steeped in history with its royal citadels in the middle of Catharic country, its geological curiosities and its welcoming nature. Between the song of the cicadas and the scents of the garrigue, which smell like Occitania, all your senses will be awake. Choose from our selection of comfortable gite rentals for an unforgettable vacation.

The largest choice to prepare your stay
The largest choice to prepare your stay

Rent a gite in the Aude

Alone, with your family, with two or with friends,renting a gite is ideal for combining comfort and lower cost. During your vacations in France, you will be able to feel at home in a single-story house in the countryside as well as in a town house.

All our gite rentals are furnished, equipped with a bathroom or a shower room with toilet and are renovated with quality materials.

Take advantage of the mild climate of the south of France to rent a house with a swimming pool that will delight young and old alike. “Villages de gîtes” offers you many rentals according to your desires: chalets, houses or apartments.

The Aude and its historical heritage

Aude is a department in the Occitania region, in the South of France. Sandwiched between two mountain ranges: the Pyrenees to the south and the foothills of the Massif Central to the north, Aude enjoys a mild Mediterranean climate ideal for vacations. This is how you can stroll along its markets and enjoy its sun-drenched strawberries, cherries, tomatoes, olives or apricots.

But it is also the ideal place for history lovers of France. Take advantage of your vacation to discover the castles of the Cathar country, the medieval fortresses built by Louis IX that have been the talk of the town.

Visit the iconic City of Carcassonne, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1997, and its fortified ramparts. Moreover, if you have the opportunity, don’t miss its blaze on the evening of July 14: a breathtaking fireworks show recognized worldwide.

Relive the epic of the Royal Canal of Languedoc, better known as the Canal du Midi, also a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A true technological feat, it originates in the Black Mountain and links Toulouse to the Mediterranean.

The Aude, between sea and mountain

Need to recharge your batteries? Take a breath of oxygen by enjoying nature walks. In the Narbonnaise en Méditerranée Regional Nature Park, you can observe some 300 different species of birds!

If you prefer the seaside, the seaside resort of port Leucate and its 18 km of beach welcome you all year round. Specially fitted out for family vacations, you will find the essentials whether for lazing around or for water sports! A nudist beach is even reserved for the most daring.

While this region of France is renowned for its mild climate, lovers of winter fun are not forgotten for all that. The ski resort of Camurac at an altitude of 1,600 m offers 11 km of skiable slopes, but also beautiful snowshoe hikes.

For lovers of geology or speleology, this region is full of curiosities :

  • the giant chasm of Cabrespine;
  • the cave of Aguzou;
  • the chasm of the Œil Doux and its emerald waters in the Clape massif;
  • the Limousis cave;
  • the Corbières massif, rich in minerals and fossils…

The Aude also has some unusual discoveries in store! Go to meet the African fauna in the large reserve of Sigean where more than 3,800 animals live in semi-liberty.

The Aude is all this at once. With its wide range of landscapes, its climate, its nature, this department of southern France has everything to seduce you. Book your vacation rental in one of our self-catering villages for a stay in the Aude in complete serenity.