Gite PonPon - View over Garden and Canal

PonPon, a self- contained 2 bedroom modern mid-terrace, also completed in June 2012 is now available for rental.  PonPon, the old implement shed is now split over two floors and shares a 10 X 6 meter heated salt water pool with Bijou.

Shaded terraces with dining table and chairs overlook the pool at the front and the garden and canal at the back, which is also home for the gas 4 burner BBQ. With free WiFi you are all set to relax and unwind after a hard day around the pool.

The Lounge opens out on the south facing terrace, with views onto the Pool and terrace garden. The modern Ikea kitchen and dining area have double doors opening out onto the rear tiled patio terrace with views over the garden and canal.

The master bedroom offers the comfort of a double bed overlooking the canal and has its own en-suite. The twin/double beds in the front room overlooking the pool is ideal for children and adults and offer flexibility in sleeping arrangements. A cot and all baby/toddler facilities, washing bath, rocker, buggy, car seats, potty, high-chair are all provided on request. PonPon also has an upstairs modern bathroom with a shower over bath.

PonPon and Bijou's shared 10 X 6 meter heated salt water pool. Solar heating is used to heat the pool so from 1st of May to 30th October the pools are generally between 24 and 32 degrees. There are 10 sun lounger's provided around the paved pool terrace and additional loungers are situated alongside the canal and in the main garden for those that want to hide away. PonPon's rear shaded terrace provides an escape from the harsh sun. A shaded area adjacent to the shared Pool side Baa Baa Bar with its summer kitchen, stocked with an honesty bar full of local beers & wines, soft drinks and tea and coffee making facilities.

PonPon is secure and has it's very own independent entrance with automatic gates and secure parking. All of Les Petites Ecuries is fenced and secure, the entrance, terrace and garden areas are all covered by recorded CCTV. Excellent wireless internet around either of the bars and garden. There is no CCTV coverage around either pool. PonPon has direct access to the ½ acre garden and to the Canal Baa Bar and the gates onto the Canal du Midi tow path.

PonPon has the a 4 burner Gas BBQ so the men can demonstrate their cooking skills. We offer local wines as we have a couple of caves in the village. We have a good selection of wines priced from 3-6 euros a bottle for purchase.

PonPon is well equipped with all essential items provided. WiFi Internet, Dishwasher, Washing Machine, Fridge/Freezer, Coffee Maker, Toaster, Cool Box, Flat screen TV with hundreds of TV Channels (including English, Dutch, French). All gites have a smart TV with access to internet, Les Petites Ecuries has its own Netflix account and all gites have a  Nintendo Wi, Docking station for iPod/iPhone. For a full description of facilities click here.

We provide all linen and towels; we even provide pool and beach towels at no extra cost to help conserve valuable luggage weight.

PonPon is close to Carcassonne Golf course which has a beautiful 18 hole Par 71 - 5,758 metre golf course playable all year round with views of the Pyrenees and which is only a 20 minute drive away.


peaceful...beautifyl..easy going..comfortable
11 September 2018
We stayed here with our 2 teenage daughter's in Pon Pon. Carol was very kind and friendly welcoming to her beautiful place.Everywhere was spotless and the beds were very comfy.The kitchen was very well stocked we wanted for nothing. The pool area was perfect with an honesty bar..great for the girls and a table tennis table.Easy access to the Canal du Midi..perfect for a bike ride or evening fish.We loved every min and I shed a tear when we left this little slice of heaven on earth .We will be … read more