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La Villa de Mazamet & Le Petit Spa

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4 rue Pasteur, 81200 Mazamet, Tarn
Midi - Pyrénées, France

Plush rooms, embroidered linen, Art Deco bathrooms and gastronomic dinners come naturally to these relaxed, well-travelled owners

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A 'coup de foudre' caused Mark and Peter to buy this grand 1930s house in walled gardens, a few minutes' walk from the market town of Mazamet. Renovation revealed large light interiors of wood-panelled walls, parquet floors and sweeping windows. Furnished with modern elegance, the ground floor invites relaxation in comfy sofas or quiet corners. Bedrooms, with sumptuous beds and fine linen, are calmly luxurious; bathrooms are Art Deco gems. Your hosts are interesting, relaxed and well-travelled, meals in the restaurant are gastronomic. Ideal for Carcassonne, Albi and all those medieval villages.

No smoking
Smoking not permitted anywhere in the property.
Credit cards
Credit or debit card payment accepted.
English spoken
Host speaks English, whether perfectly or not.
Wireless internet access available.
Public transport
Within 10 miles of a bus/train station.
Swimming pool
On the premises.
Bikes available
On the premises to hire or borrow.
Vegetarian meals
Available on request.
Licensed premises
Alcohol may be served.

Local points of interest from
Peter Friend & Mark Barber:

  • Ideally located between two UNESCO World Heritage Sites (Albi & Carcassonne).
  • Easy access to mountains, lakes, vineyards, Cathar Chateaux.
  • Excellent location for both cycling & walking.
  • Three weekly markets just five minutes walk from La Villa.
  • Series of 8 self-drive day tours with maps free to all guests.
  • Visit Toulouse for the day by train in 90 mins.
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"Absolutely fabulous! Elegant surroundings, superb food, gracious hosting - the Villa is clean, plush and beautiful whilst Mark and Peter truely make this a holiday to remember. This is a great base to explore the region and Mark and Peter are very knowledgeable on the area, helping you to get the most out of your stay. From the luxurious beds and linens to the relaxing spa to the peaceful pool, this is a place you will want to return to again and again."
August 2012
"We recently spent three nights (for the price of two!)at the Villa de Mazamet and cannot recommend it more highly. Our room was large and plush, with crisp embroidered sheets, and extremely cozy. The rest of the house felt like "home" with cushy sofas and a roaring fire. Definitely stay for dinner- you won´t find meals better prepared in any restaurant! Thanks Mark and Peter for a fantastic holiday."
December 2010

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Booking enquiries: Peter Friend & Mark Barber
+33 (0)5 63 97 90 33 (landline)
+33 (0)6 25 50 56 91(mobile)

  • 3 Doubles
  • 2 Twin/doubles
Price:(i) 110 to185 per night

Special Offer: Stay & Save - Stay for three nights or more between 01/04/14 - 31/10/14 and receive a 20% discount off the third and each subsequent night you stay with us.

Booking info:

Minimum stay two nights. Children over 14 welcome. Public transport 200m.


Dinner €35. Wine list from €14.




4 rue Pasteur, 81200 Mazamet, Tarn

B&B 3 Double rooms
Price: (i) 110 to 185 per night
B&B 2 Twin/double rooms
Price: (i) 130 to 130 per night
Booking enquiries: Peter Friend & Mark Barber
+33 (0)5 63 97 90 33 (landline)
+33 (0)6 25 50 56 91(mobile)