About this listing
This is an old traditional béarnaise farmhouse has the attic has been converted into a dormitory , surrounded by a large garden ( hammocks in the orchard ) and located in the countryside of the foothills , facing the Pyrenees.
The place is big, 4000 sqm garden, quiet and with a magnificent view . Cows and sheep usually occupy the fields all around .
Possibility to take the meals for 8 euros / meal ( dinner or lunch )
there are other forms (as availability) even more economical for those who want to "pay" part of their stay ( or all ) with their help , working on a participatory project: see the website of " maisoncouteaux " wordpress "dortoir d'hôtes et wwoofing à Asson"
Interaction with guests
We also welcome hikers, walking , cycling ( the Tour de France passes nearby ) , pilgrims on the road to Piedmont , amateur musicians , volunteers on participatory sites.
Activities around the house : hiking, rafting, cycling , mountain, cultural visits and the country of Gaston Phoebus and Henri IV ...
neighbors are farmers : cheese producers , egg and chicken
there are trains and planes to Pau and Lourdes
there are bus lines ( 2 euros) coming close to the house :
. line " Pau - Lourdes" stop " Igon - isarce " (line 805)
. line " Pau - Asson " stop " Asson - town " , the terminus (line 804)
we can pick you up at the bus stop
( walkers will have one hour of walking between the town hall and our house)
more info on the site " transport64 "
Other things to note
more information on internet, see "maisoncouteaux" at wordpress, "dortoir d'hôtes et wwoofing à Asson"
we use to organize at home :
. traditional music courses ( Occitan , Breton , Catalan )
diatonic accordion (often open to other instruments)
. academic upgrade courses in mathematics
. participatory sites ( wwoofing system or Workaway )
Being aware of ecology (the real one !) And try best to be respectful of the environment.
Share smiles and good mood.
Cancel up to 5 days before your trip and get a full refund, including service fees.
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