Pays du Gers Mauvezin S2. The VVF Villages of Mauvezin is located in Gascony, in the heart of an old country house, just steps away from the old quarter of Mauvezin - an authentic village with its half-timbered houses of the seventeenth century - and close to the Armagnac hills and Gers farms. Ideally located and disseminated in the center of the medieval town, the village includes 61 renovated accommodations (on ground floor or upstairs) spread over traditional houses or typical buildings (of maximum 2 floors) overlooking the alleys. Attractions of the holiday village: - Animation for children, adolescents and adults during the summer school holidays - Accommodations renovated between 2009 and 2013 - In the heart of a land of festivities and rugby - A village for teenagers and young people - Village and activities accessible without a car Leisure time facilities In the holiday village: - Table tennis - Games typical for Gers area In Mauvezin: - Public library, playground, skateboard tracks, sports ground, tennis court and petanque field, the "green loop" (discovery trail for landscapes and wildlife). - Free panoramic outdoor municipal swimming pool (open in July-August, unsupervised) with water slide and children's pool. Recreation - Walks with a donkey: Saran (8 km). - Horse riding: 5 minutes from the holiday village, at the Farm of Gravelines. General description of the accommodations: The accommodations dispose of an equipped kitchenette (refrigerator-freezer, microwave, dishwasher, vitro-ceramic plates), a shower room (shower, washbasin) and WC. Studio for 2 persons Surface: 22m² Living-room with 2 places sofa bed (140), kitchen area Shower room, toilet not separated. Some accommodations have a balcony or a terrace with garden furniture. * 1 accommodation has 1 bedroom with 2 single beds (80) * 2 studios do NOT dispose of dishwasher A baby bed can be added in the living or bedroom. Please note that the pictures regarding the interior of the accommodation are given with indicative title only. Bathroom package: bath towel, small towel, bath mat Comfort Plus Package: beds made on arrival, bathroom package, final cleaning *If this package is desired, all persons occupying the accommodation must book it. For a stay of 2 weeks or more, sheets and towels are changed once in mid-stay (beds not remade). Full board or half board option: bed linen and towels provided (beds made on arrival). Discovery Nature discovery: Discover the hills of Haut Armagnac, the sceneries along the road of St. Jacques, the Gers vineyard (Armagnac, Madiran, Floc de Gascogne), Arrats and Gimone, the two main rivers around Mauvezin. Enjoy the green loop, educational tour or participate in "La Ronde du Foie Gras", sporty and popular event (October). Cultural Discovery: The Gers cultural and architectural heritage is very rich, from castles to abbeys, country houses, castelnaus, typical villages. Also: guided tour of the medieval village of Sarrant "Most Beautiful Village of France", the fortified city of Larressingle, Bourcagneux, the Gers mythical village, La Romieu (the village of Cats). The most beautiful sites and monuments of Gers await its guests with their open doors! Visit Lectoure (ancient Gallo-Roman city and new thermal town), Auch, the capital of Gascony, the Cistercian Abbey of Flaran, Mirande and Marciac and the south-west houses and farms. Discover Toulouse, the pink city, city of Airbus and Space. Enjoy many local festivals: the Country Music festival in Mirande and the Salsa festival in Vic (July) or the Marciac Jazz Festival (August). Gourmet discovery: The Gers, land of "good food," offers delicious local products. You can taste them in small restaurants or directly from the producers. Taste foie gras and all the other products made from goose and duck stuffed with figs or corn, the garlic and its celebration day (1st Monday after the 15th of August), the melon of Lectoure and Floc - Gascon aperitif. Sporting discovery: With its undulations and protected rural environment, Gers, located in the heart of the Gers hills, offers over 1500 km of paths and trails for walkers and cyclists. Enjoy the "Hiking holidays in the Gers", as well as the horse riding and fishing possibilities. Tourist attractions: - The Gallo-Roman town of Lectoure and its contemporary fitness area - The country houses, sauvetés and castelnaus - The hills of Armagnac and their vineyard - The Airbus factories and the Space City Please note that the week-end of 2 or 3 nights, the mid-week of 4 nights and the special packages (arrangements) are only available on request. In case you wish to make a booking for one of these please contact Tour Operator in advance in order to check the availability with the owner. Free services: Bed linen Baby kit: folding baby bed, baby bath, highchair - to be reserved in advance, subject to availability Baby equipment suitable for children up to 2 years old Car park TV WiFi only at the reception Loan of electric mini-oven, raclette set, mixer, iron and ironing board (subject to availability) Free municipal parkings (unsupervised). Fee-paying services: Launderette only in June/ July/ August and September Bath linen rental (bath towel, hand towel, bath soap, bath math, glass) Final cleaning Other information: Extra services are to be paid on the spot. To be paid on the spot: the tourist tax (price per night per person). A deposit per accommodation is required on arrival and will be returned provided that the accommodation is left clean and in good order. Pets are accepted (except in common areas) in leash and with current vaccination certificate and tattoo or microchip, upon prior reservation and extra charge (4.90€/ pet/ night). Pets that are considered to be dangerous (especially dogs of category 1 and 2) and/ or animals which are not considered as pets will not be allowed. Catering Four restaurants, which are VVF Villages partners, are located within 100 meters away from the reception: local food, take away, picnics - all periods. Nearby restaurant: all periods. If Comfort Plus Package is desired, all persons occupying the accommodation must book it. For a stay of 2 weeks or more, sheets and towels are changed once in mid-stay (beds not remade). Meal Plan For full board and half board, the occupancy of the accommodation must correspond to at least the total capacity proposed (paying guests) minus 1 bed except for studios 2 people where the occupation must correspond to the total capacity. Full board and half board meal plans are not available all season and may vary from one destination to another. Option booking not available Please note: the rates do not include the mandatory hirers' liability insurance. This small amount is a percentage of the rental sum starting from 10 Euros per reservation.