CERISE Carcassonne Sud***

1 Rue Darius Milhaud, 11000 Carcassonne, France
+33 (0)4 68 26 20 10 +33 (0)7 89 76 32 71


In the heart of the Aude department, the residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud is situated in an exceptional location 10 minutes by foot from the Medieval City, a World Heritage Site.
Its 82 apartments are spread over two buildings set in vast landscaped gardens. The former mansion house which has preserved the charm of old buildings houses the reception and the breakfast rom. A free car park is available.
For leisure, the residence offers access to its indoor heated swimming pool, a hammam and a fitness room.


Reception opening times:
Welcome during the summer : From july to august : from 8am to 9pm
Welcome during the winter : From september to june : from 8am to midday and from 4pm to 8pm
Your accomadotion is available from 4pm, check-out 10am.

24-hour Hotel Access:
It is possible to arrive outside the reception's opening hours with the use of a safe and a system of codes. In this case, it is absolutely essential to contact the residence at + 33 (0)4 68 26 20 10 before your arrival and give your mobile number (rather than a land line) to the reception.
Swimming pool : Open from 10am to 7pm (from 1pm to 7pm during summer) 

Languages spoken at the reception desk: English, Spanish

Children's corner : Free breakfast for children up to 4 years of age. Breakfast at 50% for children aged 5 to 11 years. Baby beds are available for free.
For inquiries, please contact reception. 

Mandatory local tax: 1€ per night and per adult over 14 years old. To be paid directly to the residence.

In our Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) you’ll find the answers to the questions most often asked by our clients. The topics covered are: the establishment and its services, the accommodation, accessibility, meals, security and payment.

Click here to access the hotel’s FAQ

Elevator Yes in all building
Payment card accepted Mastercard, Visa, American Express, Holidays Vouchers, cheques refused
Luggage storage room Accessible during the reception opening hours
Vending Machines and services Vending machines
Ironing equipment On loan at the reception
Laundry service Laundromat (€)
Pets 10€€ / night, 35€€ / week, 70€€ / month

Agathe DUSSURGEY, site director

Hotel services

Free car park
Air conditioning
Canal +, internationals channels
Indoor heated swimming pool
Disabled room
By car: From Toulouse or Narbonne, take the A61 motorway and exit "24-Carcassonne Est". Follow the direction "Centre ville" to the Europe roundabout (at the end of the four lane road RD 6113 coming from Narbonne). Take the 2nd exit and continue on the boulevard Général Leclerc for 800m: the residence is on the left hand side.

By taxi:
An example of prices from residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud to:
- Carcassonne Salvaza airport: 20€
- SNCF railway station: 10€

By plane :
Carcassonne Salvaza Airport is 12 mn away by car. From Airport, several possibilities: rent a car or ta

By train :
From Carcassonne station, several possibilities: rent a car, taxi or bus

Public transport:
From the railway station or from the centre of town, take buses number 2 or 10, Bus Stop at Valles Ozanam (10 min);

Location (GPS data): Longitude: 2,3728091 / Latitude: 43,2075856
For more informations, look on the maps above
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The 82 studios and apartments in the residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud are spread out in two new three storey buildings with lifts, overlooking a private garden courtyard. They are spacious (30 à 50 m²) and can accommodate between 2 and 6 people. Air conditionning, fully furnished with a kitchenette. The one and apartments for 4 and 6 persons have a dishwasher. 

Some studios are specially adapted for the disabled (please contact the reception). 


Double bed studio

Detailed description : Studio of 30 m² in size with fully equipped kitchenette, double bed, bathroom with bath and independent toilet, air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi.
Number of adults : 2
Surface : 30 m²

Studio for 3 persons

Detailed description : Studio of 40 m² in size with fully equipped kitchenette, double bed and a pull-out sofa bed, bathroom with shower and independent toilet, air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi.
Number of adults : 3
Surface : 40 m²

Apartment for 4 persons

Detailed description : Apartment of 40 m² in size with fully equipped kitchenette, living room with a pull-out sofa bed, bedroom with double bed or 2 single beds, bathroom with bath and independent toilet, air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi.
Number of adults : 4
Surface : 40 m²

Apartment for 6 persons

Detailed description : Apartment of 50 m² in size with fully equipped kitchenette, living room with a pull-out sofa bed, bedroom with double bed, bedroom with 2 single beds, bathroom with bath and independent toilet, air-conditioning and free Wi-Fi.
Number of adults : 6
Surface : 50 m²
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Breakfast at the residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud is served in the breakfast room in the old mansion house.

To have lunch or have dinner, here are our possibilities of catering:
  • Nearby restaurants, see our recommended places 
  • In room meals possible
Vending machines.
CERISE offers
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The residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud offers a buffet breakfast. It is served everyday between 8am and 10.30am.
Buffet breakfast: viennoiseries, (croissant, pain au chocolat), various bread, slice of toast, cheese, fruit salade, cereals (Corn flakes, choco pops, muesli), fruit juice, plain yoghurt, fruit yoghurt, apple compote, butter, Nutella, honey, jam (marmalade, strawberry, apricot).
Hot drinks : tea (mint tea, Earl Grey, lemon, verbena), coffee (decaffeinated coffee, short coffee, long coffee, cappuccino, hazelnut) chocolate, milk (hot or cold) .

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The residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud is next to the Medieval City, the magnificent old Medieval part of town far from the bustle of modern life, a World Heritage Site, like the Canal du Midi which runs through the city.
During your stay at the residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud, you can explore Carcassonne, a town of the Languedoc region, representative of Cathare country which has two World Heritage sites: the Canal du Midi and the Fortified City dating back to the Middle Ages.

For more informationCarcassonne Tourist Office

CERISE offers
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The Medieval City and Saint-Louis Bastide

With a tour guide and interpreter, come and discover Carcassonne and its Medieval City, a World Heritage site. After the legend of Lady Carcas, lady of the manor, you will cross the Pont Vieux to enter into the heart of today's town. La Bastide Saint Louis is one of the largest bastides in France. The visit ends on the banks of the Canal du Midi.


Raymond Chésa Leisure Park - Lake Cavayère

Only 6 km from the Residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud, the Raymond Chésa Leisure Park spreads over 40 hectares. Take a walk around the lake (about one hour) and you will discover a variety of different landscapes and ecological niches with in the centre, bird island dedicated to duck nesting. A place for walking, the Park is also a leisure area where you will find picnic areas, pedal boats , a crazy golf, aquatic games, several beach-volley courts and a forest adventure park.


The Australian Park

A Leisure and Animal Park on the theme of Australia, just 4km from the Residence CERISE Carcassonne Sud. A day out for both adults and children, interactive and very different in the land of kangaroos, gold diggers and Aborigines! Take a guided tour (times according to the seasons) and discover with your children all the different aspects of this faraway continent. You will learn all about the life of animals which live in Australia: ostriches, emus, night marsupium and ... kangaroos!
After your visit, workshops for children and entertainment for all the family !

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At the crossroads of the Mediterranean, the Massif Central and Gascony, the Languedoc Roussillon offers a wide variety of specialties:
- Duck or goose liver paté,
- Cassoulet
- Casseroles with Corbières or Minervois wine,
- Snails à la Languedocienne,
- Bouillabaisse,
- Fougasses with diced pork or with a slight taste of aniseed.
- Saint-Jean du Minervois tart.

CERISE offers

The Saint-Jean

In an exeptional setting in the centre of the medieval city of Carcassonne, the Saint-Jean restaurant offers a breathtaking view of the Chateau, in the heart of the city. From the restaurant's terraces, you will be transported into a marvellous medieval ambiance, elegant flavours.. A small corner of paradise, peaceful, away from the crowds of tourists.

Place Saint-Jean - La Cité 11 000 CARCASSONNE - 04 68 47 42 43



The terrace offers a splendid view of the ducal chateau and you can enjoy the special and pleasant atmosphere of the Saint-Jean square. On the menu, traditional cuisine with special touches: beautiful mixed salads, home-made cassoulet, meat and fish cooked on a "plancha". An unusual and cozy lounge is available on the first floor for cocktails and after-dinner drinks. 

5 rue Adélaïde de Toulouse 11 000 CARCASSONNE - 04 68 47 66 61


Chez Fred

Ideally situated opposite the harbour of the Canal du Midi, the restaurant Chez Fred proposes a cuisine based on regional products under the brand name "Cathar Country" accompanied with wine exclusively from the region. In the warmer months, you can enjoy meals served on the shady terrace in a private courtyard.

Chez Fred
31 boulevard Omer Sarraut 11 000 CARCASSONNE - 04 68 72 02 23