We are on the Spanish-French border
in the foothills of the Pyrenees, only 1hr from fishing
Can Llouquette is an 18th Century fruit-farm. It consists of three independent buildings
on the flanks of Mount Canigou a stone's throw from the Spanish border,
yet only 30 miles from the Mediterranean.
is a great place to leave the hustle and bustle behind to
enjoy a quiet
holiday or a romantic
Can Llouquette (pronounced ‘can yo ket’) is a traditional
Catalan Mas (farmhouse), renovated to
a high standard, with swimming pool.
We offer fully equipped, self-catering
accommodation set in 11 acres of forest and garden. Relax by the
around the garden,
by the stream, in complete peace
and tranquility surrounded by nature.
property includes two self-catering gîtes (for four people
+ baby/children) and two self-catering apartments (for two
people + small child). They are self-contained units with their
All are separate and very private.
out more about the accommodation options
Can Llouquette appears in the renowned Sawday's guide and
here to read what Alastair Sawday writes about Can Llouquette.
have been publishing accommodation guides to much acclaim for many years,
they specialise in hand
picking (yes we were visited!):
with warm, very human, interesting
people, beautiful buildings, original style, elegant simplicity...
delicious food, much of it grown at home and cooked with devotion
... a touch of fun with a touch of class ... honest writing with
a dash of panache, comfort – yes, but not at the expense
of everything else".
Things to do and
Can Llouquette is a haven for those looking for a peaceful,
quiet holiday, but you will also find culture, fine cuisine
and wine, mountain walks, water sports and beaches, as well as
right on your doorstep.
Just two minutes
from Montferrer, our nearest village or a short drive to farmers’ markets,
supermarkets and spa towns, you can base yourself here and easily
explore the area. An area straddling the French and Spanish border,
an area of blue mediterranean waters and lush wild mountains.
We are only 30 miles from the coast and for
the more active traveller there are many watersport activities
on the coast, as well as golf, hiking and mountain biking
in and around our valley, or skiing over the border in Spain.
out more about activities in the region
Can Llouquette is served by no less than seven airports: Girona,
Barcelona, Perpigan, Carcassone, Béziers, Toulouse and Montpellier.
a map of the region
Guided walking holidays
As well as offering self-catered accommodation throughout the year,
Can Llouquette is the base for organised
walking holidays. These are fully catered and guided holidays
during May and October each year.
Adventure Holidays offer walks and treks to suit all levels of
fitness and ability. A professional guide accompanies our guests.
Simon Williams and Ashley Barrington are your hosts at Can Llouquette.
We remain discrete but available to help you make the best
out of your holiday with us, whether it is tips or advice about
area, help with anything on the property, trips and days out.
We also have resident donkeys
and cats (a bit skittish!): with new arrivals (chickens and sheep
Sophia hopes!) on the way.
previous guests said about their stay