Guide to the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France
Welcome to FrenchEntrée, your online guide to property, life and holidays in the Languedoc
region of France!
Use the links to the right to explore the site, or begin your research with our Introduction to the Languedoc Roussillon
We aim to keep this site constantly updated, so please let us know if we can enhance it in any way.
For further details about our services, please contact us.
Map of the region
for a more detailed map of the region.
Click here for a general guide to what to expect from the weather in the Languedoc Roussillon
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Find useful contact details for local businesses in the Regional Directory
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Visit our Carcassonne guide
to find out more about the historic city: what to see and do, restaurants, accommodation and property for sale.
Keep up to date and in touch with all that is going on in France via these news feeds and links to both national and regional media outlets (including newspapers, radio and television stations) on our news zone
FrenchEntrée speaks to Kent & Jake
Kent Terry from Nutley in England (45) and Jake Watt from Dunbar in Scotland (31) with Tilda the Taxi are Rip-it Encore, a band based near Pézenas (Herault) that play bars, restaurants, weddings, parties and other events.
Gourmet cuisine and luxurious accommodation near Carcassonne
Looking for an exceptional location for your wedding reception in Languedoc Roussillon? Set amidst vines on a hillside with views of the Pyrenees, Domaine Gayda is the perfect romantic backdrop for your celebration.
Buying a property in the Languedoc
Essential information to help you find your dream home
Visit our property pages
to browse properties for sale and homes to rent in the local area. You'll also find top tips and buying advice from those in the know as well as expats keen to pass on the benefit of their experience.
From the family-friendly coastline full of beaches and activity opportunities to the historic Cathar Country inland, the Aude in Languedoc-Roussillon has it all, says Eleanor Fullalove
How to get here
Plan your trip to the Languedoc
To save you time, we have compiled detailed information on your travel options
to the region. Cheap flights to a number of different airports, plus private transfers, car hire firms and rail links are all covered here.
Fine Wine and Gourmet Cuisine in the Languedoc Roussillon
Something special is happening in the countryside outside Carcassonne. Ten minutes drive from Limoux set atop a raised field of vines stands an impressive Domaine. The broad driveway cuts up through the vineyard conjuring an image of bygone grandeur. This is Domaine Gayda
, the new face of wine and cuisine in the Languedoc Roussillon.
Holidays in Languedoc Roussillon
There's plenty to see and do
Visit our Holidays & Leisure Guide
for inspiration on things to do and places to see in the region. Sandy beaches, the famous Canal du Midi, skiing, wine tasting and walking are just some of the major attractions.
City guide to Montpellier
The stylish capital of the Languedoc Roussillon
Opinion polls reveal that Montpellier
is the place where most of the French would like to live, work and play. The primary reason for this popularity seems to be Montpellier’s sunshine. The region boasts more hours of sunshine than any other in France.
Speciality food and drink
Discover the delicacies on offer
Au authentic taste of the Languedoc Roussillon means cassoulet, Camargue rice, crème Catalane... and plenty of olives! Visit our food & drink zone
for recipes and wine recommendations, as well as details of cookery schools.
Monsieur Laplanche is an English speaking insurance agent for AXA based in Pezenas, central Herault. M Laplanche offers here a brief overview of home and car insurance, detailing what the cover entails and what information you need to prepare beforehand.
Accommodation in Languedoc Roussillon
Some of the most beatiful places to stay in the region
Whether you're looking for a fun-filled city break or rural tranquility, we can suggest hotels, B&Bs, chambres d'hotes, self-catering holiday rentals, gites and campsites to suit your needs and budget. Browse online now...
Situated south of Paris, Languedoc-Roussillon stretches along the Mediterranean coast between Provence and the Pyrenees. The region boasts a rich cultural heritage, an excellent climate and a landscape that is truly remarkable for its beauty.
Buy on a French holiday village
Buying with Siblu may be right for you, it is for many others... 'We have more of a social life here than we do at home
.' Find out more by ordering the brochure
Keeping Your Home Warm... For Less
As the time honoured art of heating our homes by wood is harnessed and packaged in ever more efficient and stylish stoves, one could be forgiven for forgetting this is mankind’s oldest heat source. Visit www.woodstovestudio.com
Gary Automobiles LHD Specialists
Specialists in supplying quality New and Pre-owned French registered vehicles.
We are a French registered (English owned) company and we will purchase & part exchange LHD or RHD vehicles. Visit us at www.gary-automobiles.com for more info.
Helping you Achieve your Dream Home
All aspects of home renovations covered. From bespoke furniture to full renovations. For a no obligation free quote, click here
Need French healthcare?
Exclusive Healthcare offer Top Up health insurance to residents and home owners in France. Private health cover is also available. Learn More
Fast satellite broadband & SKYTV
Subscriptions, product installation and support. Up to 40 times faster than fixed line ADSL connections, UK IP address. Visit Astrasat.tv
Languedoc-Roussillon Home Insurance
Gard based AXA agent, Bill Stoker, discusses the six crucial things you need to know about the French insurance system.
Wanted - Sales Agents
Are you professional, motivated, and do you love property? Leggett is recruiting bi-lingual Sales Agents in all regions across France. If you want to work with the best then contact us
Expert Languedoc Financial Advice
Get advice and find out about financial services offered by Rob Hesketh at the Spectrum IFA Group in the Languedoc
Find your dream Languedoc wedding venue, local wedding suppliers, and get practical information about laws and regulations with regards to marrying in France in our Languedoc Weddings pages.
Expert French mortgage advice
Visit the mortgage zone for up-to-date information, FAQs and best buy French mortgages
. Repayment and interest only French mortgages
Exclusive Languedoc Property
Find a selection of exclusive and prestige Languedoc property, wine domaines, mas, maisons de maitre and penthouse apartments.
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