Explore the remarkable landscape of La Liviniere Cru from La Souqueto B&B. It was the first Cru to be recognized in the Languedoc in 1999, thanks to the enthusiasm of Maurice Piccinini and Roger Piquet, pioneers of the revolution in quality. This AOC is found at the heart of the Minervois area where six villages are included in this scope of territory: La Liviniere, Siran, Felines-Minervois, Cesseras, Azille, and Azillanet.
Its been hard work, but someone has to do it! At La Souqueto B&B we’ve taken a little time to seek out some of best restaurants in the Languedoc. We hope that this group of mouth watering purveyors of cuisine give potential guests another reason for wanting to visit this rich and vibrant region in south western France. For our current guests, we hope it provides a useful reference for you to help plan your stay at La Souqueto B&B.
It’s fair to say that 2019 has been another successful season for La Souqueto B&B.
We do not measure our success by income but, by the number of wonderful and thoroughly interesting International guests that visit and use La Souqueto B&B as a base to explore the Languedoc region of South France. We have never made so many friends from all corners of the globe! A testament to this fact is that 52 couples returned in 2019 to continue their exploration of this richly diverse area of France.
Now our guests staying at La Souqueto can choose from B&B or self catering accommodation in the Languedoc, South France.
Winter of 2019 we completely refurbished the family room, increasing the size of the main double bedroom, creating a new space for the twin bedroom, installing a kitchen/dining area and shower room.
Minerve village, the jewel in the crown of Cathar History is just 15 minutes from La Souqueto B&B in the Languedoc! The road from our village winds slowly up the valley following the river Cesse through Bize, Argel and Aigues-Vives. The rivers gentle edges become sharp and defined by gorges as one reaches the stunning village of La Caunette.
Languedoc has a new name! Use La Souqueto b&b Occitanie to explore it!
The regions of Languedoc-Roussillon and the Midi-Pyrenees have merged to form the larger administrative region of OCCITANIE. The new name was selected after a public poll, being the popular choice of almost a quarter of the voters.
Combine your stay at La Souqueto B&B with a Canal du Midi cruise!
Over the last year we have responded to our guests requests by extending the services of our boat Bella Mia from short day trips to piloted ‘stay overs’. Combining a stay at La Souqueto B&B with an extended two or three day canal du midi cruise is a unique service that has been really well received. We also offer trips to various restaurants along the canal du midi for lunch and return or evening meal and stay over-return the following day.
Guests staying at La Souqueto during the spring bought this beautiful house in neighbouring village, Bize Minervois. They kindly asked Mel and I to manage the rental of their house rental in Languedoc.
It’s hard to believe that our third season at La Souqueto, our b&b in the Languedoc, is coming to an end. It’s mid November and we are still receiving guests but will close for December through to March so we can start preparing for the 2017 season.
La Souqueto B&B in Languedoc makes a great base to explore the numerous trails and walks in this beautiful region of France.
La Souqueto B&B is ideally situated for lovers of wine to explore the many and varied vineyards of the Minervois region.
Beaches in Languedoc are sandier than in pebbly Provence and loved by swimmers, watersports enthusiasts and families. La Souqueto B&B South of France is the perfect place from where to explore a vast range of beaches.
Currently, 94 of Languedoc’s beaches have been awarded the international eco-label, ‘The Blue Flag’, for water quality, safety and cleanliness, so you can just relax and the only thing you need to worry about is putting on the suntan lotion.