Welcome to Cessenon sur Orb!
A great village to for business travel to spend your holiday and we have a lovely village house for you to rent.
There’s lots to do in the village with its walks, river beach for swimming and near-by kayaking.
The Mediterranean beaches and a host of historic towns and villages are all within easy reach.
Ground floor: Kitchen / dining room and small utility room
1st floor: Bedroom (1 double bed) – Shower room and WC
2nd floor: Living room with sofa bed + 2nd Shower room
3rd floor: Bedroom (1 double and 1 single) + en suite WC
Equipment: Cooker/fridge/microwave/washing machine/TV-DVD
Linen and towels provided (Not beach towels)
The house is next door to the internet cafe and around 100 yards from the village square.
Summer events: Include a three night music festival (August);
Bastille day fireworks (July),
End of harvest festival (Sept.)
Cycle race (Sept.)
Airports: Béziers, 30 mins;
Carcassonne, Perpignan + Montpellier
approx 1 hr.
Cessenon is a lively village on the Orb river, on the southern edge of the Haut Languedoc Regional Natural Park. The surrounding land is largely vineyards and woods.
The river beach in the village is popular in summer for swimming, sunbathing and Kayaking.
Kayaks can be hired from various locations along the river. Hire includes transport up-river in a minibus, allowing a downstream return to base in the kayak
The Mediterranean beaches are around 30 minutes drive away.
Near-by historic sites include the towns of Beziers (15 km), Narbonne (40 km) and Carcassonne (90 km).
The many Cathar towns and cccastles are wiithin easy driving distance.
The city of Montpelier is 90 km to the East.
There is a wealth of countryside walks, from strolls along thechemins running through the local vineyards, to gentle climbs in the Bois de Cessenon or more adventurous hikes in the foothills of the Haut Languedoc park