|Minimum Stay||7 nights|
Discover the hidden France
This is a beautiful part of France with green rolling farmland, wooded landscapes, deep river gorges, quiet roads and a wonderful peaceful lifestyle. The area is dotted with authentic villages and tiny hamlets. It is fascinating and serene, unspoiled, perfect for those in search of a relaxing holiday: amblers, ramblers, hikers, bikers, anglers, riders, art lovers, golfers, water lovers... everyone. A place where you can holiday at your own rhythm: easy and slow or active and exhilarating. It's people are wonderful.
This attractive town house, has two apartments. Apartment 2 is advertised here. For information on availability and on apartment 1 click on the link to our own website below, just above the Reviews section.
Apartment 2 is on the second floor. It is spacious, with an indoor swimming pool and garden. It is located in Eymoutiers, one of the most beautiful heritage towns in Limousin, and it is only 30 minutes from the chic city of Limoges and 15 minutes from the wonderful beaches of Lake Vassiviere.
Apartment 2 has its own independent access from the front of the house on Place du Champ de Foire. The comfortable lounge overlooks the tree-lined square to the front of the house. There is a dining area for six in the lounge and also a dining
area for six in the large well equipped kitchen. A washing machine is available in a room on the ground floor.
The apartment has its own discreetly independent patio area in the garden, where there is a barbecue and comfortable garden furniture. The heated pool may be accessed directly from the garden and from inside the house.
If you just want to relax, the attractive elegant simplicity of the house and the beauty and slower pace of life of the area is ideal.
If you want a more active holiday, In and around Eymoutiers, there are a host of wonderful sporting, cultural and great family fun amenities.
Have great family fun at Park Bellvue, Feeriland, Aquarium du Limousin, Zoo Park du Reynou, D'arb en Arbe, the fascinating La Cite de Insectes, a ride on the steam train, and beaches with wonderful water sports at Lac Vassiviere.
Take a day trip to Futuroscope - one of the top theme parks in the world. A virtual experience of more than 20 very creative attractions taking you from outer space to the depths of the ocean with breathtaking, exhilarating speed. Stunning laser show every evening
Local Attractions : Sport: Golf, tennis, fishing, biking, walking/hiking, kayaking, karting, quad driving, swimming, horse riding, and rock climbing.
Fishing:This area has some of the finest fishing in Europe (trout, salmon, pike, dace, gudgeon, perch, chub, carp) on Lake Vassiviere, the Vienne river, which flows through Eymoutiers, and on other rivers and smaller lakes. Fishing rods and tackle are available locally.
Cycling: Bikes are available to hire in the area. Designated cycle routes through the local scenic countryside.
Walking/Hiking Enjoy walking through the beautiful scenic woodlands, green valleys and hillsides. Leaflets are available describing each hiking circuit. The local Club de Randonnee organises hikes on Thursday and Sunday afternoons.
Rock Climbing: Ten minutes to Bussy for rock climbing with a variety of grades.
Culture: This Limousin region of France has earned worldwide fame for craftmanship: enamelling, porrcelain, tapestry etc. A number of workshops give guided visits to these crafts.
Art lovers and artists will enjoy this region's serious share of museums dedicated to all periods of art. The art and architecture of previous centuries is carefully preserved in the region's chateaus, houses and churches. There are many interesting museums and interpretative centres in the region.
Pierre-Auguste Renoir was born in Limoges in 1841 where he began his artistic career painting the world famous Limoges china. The Musee de la’Eveche in Limoges displays paintings by Renoir as well as Egyptian collections and enamels dating back to the 12th century.
Paul Robeyrolle Centre in Eymoutiers presents the art and sculptures of Paul Robeyrolle (1926-2005), one of the major painters of the twentieth century. Paul Rebyrolle was born in Eymoutiers
I .& M. Having no knowledge of this part of France we were pleasantly surprised at the beauty and slower pace of life of this area. The location of the apartment and facilities provided were ideal. Thoroughly enjoyable relaxing two weeks. S.& M. and family. We really enjoyed our stay. It was a great base and we loved the lakes.
S. J. & D. Its a wonderful house and it's been a pleasure to stay here. D & K The simplicity of the rustic French town house is both attractive, elegant and very adequate - beautifully equipped kitchen, spacious bathroom with super shower . The owners were quite unobtrusive. They simply couldn't do enough to make our holiday most enjoyable. We certainly hope to return. J. and A. and children Fantastic time, great host and lovely house. Did us proud. See you in the summer. A & H The house is in a great area to relax but also has many activities to keep busy. We enjoyed the climbing. Rock climbing at Bussy ideal for families with variety of grades
Eymoutiers is one of the most beautiful medieval towns in Limousin, central France. It has a good selection of attractive shops, restaurants, an excellent supermarket and a weekly market . The area is free of congestion. Eymoutiers, on the banks of the Vienne River, is a vibrant and friendly heritage town with beautiful architecture including the Romanesque Church of St Etienne, the Mairie and Biblioteque. It is only 15 minutes drive to Lake Vassiviere. It is surrounded by interesting historic small towns and villages with local festivals and good restaurants. It is close to the beautiful chic city of Limoges that is accessible by train or road . Car is recommended but not essential.
Lake Vassiviere, France's ' inland sea', looks and feels like the coast except the water is fresh,with six man- made beaches of exceptional quality. The beaches with all amenities are supervised, family friendly and uncrowded, . All water sports are available on the lake.
Other Activities: children's tree climbing activity theme park
Golf: Golf de la Porcelaine: 18 hole – Par 72 – 6035 metres – slope 135 golf course is only 30 minutes quiet drive from Eymoutiers.
Golf de Limoges Saint-Lazare: 18 hole – Par 72 – 6222 metres – slope 120-124 course set in pleasant woodland 5 minutes from the centre of Limoges.
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Oct 5 2014 - Dec 20 2014
7 night minimum stay
Dec 21 2014 - Jan 10 2015
7 night minimum stay
Conditions to the rental rates...
There is a charge for linen:2 sheets,duvet cover and pillow covers-£12 per bed.
The swimming pool is not available in the low season.and Christmas season.
Heating costs are additional in the off peak season.
Payment is accepted in the quoted currencies unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner/advertiser.
Payment is usually accepted in the quoted currency (GBP) unless the currency and the amount is specifically agreed in advance with the owner / advertiser.