The villa

Villa Maris is a beautiful 19th century manor elegantly furnished and situated at the foot of the Black Mountains in the charming village of Félines Minervois in the South of France.

4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, fully equipped kitchen, salon, and a top floor studio work space which may be used for work, as a yoga room, additional salon, writer’s haven or artist’s studio.

The interior design was lead by Encarnation Eden. Her talent and expertise in the field helped create the elegant harmony which blends antique and modern in this sophisticated 19th century manor.

Her original watercolor pantings  adorn the walls and contribute to the nature theme present in the villa.


Outdoor space includes private pool with lounge chairs, garden, BBQ, terrace, covered dining area.

The house is across from our fabulous Grand Café Occitan, open for lunch and dinner with a beautiful outdoor terrace perfect for dining or having an evening aperitif or nightcap.

Villa Maris guests also have the option to order take away from the café to enjoy in their private garden.

Upon request guests can receive a private vineyard tour and wine tasting at in our own Chateau Maris vineyards.

Our welcome guide has practical information and recommandations on local activities.

Tarifs et reservation

House for 8 people

High season July and August
From 3600€ per week, 7 nights minimum.

Mid season : April May, June, September and October (and winter+spring holidays) 
From 2100€ per week, 5 nights minimum. (shorter stays possible for a supplement)

Reservations from May to September are handled via Villa Plus, reserve online here

Low season: November to March (not including school holidays)
From 1500 € per week, 3 nights minimum (weekends possible for a supplement)

Prices vary depending on the number of guests, length of stay and the season. Please contact us for an official quote.

For long term stays (over 4 weeks) special pricing is available Contactus for reservations 0468914263 or

To book, contact: ou +33 (0)468914263
25% due by bank transfer at the time of booking
Balance due 7 days before arrival
Taxe de séjour will be applied at the end of your stay
Cancellation possible up to  10 days prior to  arrival -5% cancellation fee


Wine Tourism & Surrounding Areas

Félines Minervois has a small grocery store, children’s play area, tennis courts, soccer and basketball area within walking distance of the house and several hikes which depart from the village center.

We are at the foot of the Black Mountains which has many excellent hiking trails. Villa Maris is also at the heart of the Minervois wine region. We invite visitors to participate in a tour/ tasting at our own winery Chateau Maris. Visits are every Friday at 10:30 and by appointment.

Tourist attractions such as Carcassonne, Minerve, Beziers, Narbonne , Gouffre de Cabrespine, and the beaches of Gruissan and Leucate are all located less than a 45 minute drive from the village.

The medieval villages of Minerve (30 min) and Lagrasse (1h15) are both listed among the « most beautiful villages » in France. They are perfect for a day trip with lunch in their local restaurants or a picninc and hiking with spectacular views.

Villa Maris is the ideal spot for getting away from the city to enjoy the Mediterranean life style in idyllic surroundings. IIn summer there are music, dance, theater and art festivals. Including the Musique Festival in Caunes Minervois and the Carcassonne Festival

For additional information you may contact our regional Tourist Offices

OT  Minervois Carroux

OT Carcassonne

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How to find us ?

We are located between Toulouse and Montpellier. 30 minutes away from the Unesco Heritage sites of the medieval town of Carcassonne and the Canal du Midi.

Villa Maris
14, rue de L’Occitanie
34210 Félines Minervois

Parking outside the villa next to the dark green gate
The house is across the street from the Grand Café Occitan

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