Ste Foy La Grande Villa Rental Photos and Description
Sleeps 16 -18. 8 bedroom, 8 bathroom, 6 reception room magnificent 17th century presbytery with private fenced & heated pool. Possible extra bedroom. Use of tennis court. Restored in 2001. Large balcony with views to die for, overlooking the river Dordogne. 4kms from town of Ste Foy la Grande with supermarkets, restaurants & famous market. Lac du Cadie with beaches and swimming 15 minutes drive. St. Emilion 35km. Bordeaux airport 1 hour drive. Bergerac airport 25 mins.
Beautiful, large 17th century Presbytery restored in 2001. Marvellous setting with superb views over River Dordogne. 8 en-suite bedrooms, (9th optional). 100m2 4-aspect salon, large well-equipped kitchen with American fridge, twin dishwashers and ovens, large dining room, snooker room, cinema room, study/library, music room. 50m2 balcony with BBQ. Surround sound cinema, hi-fi, Satellite 32 inch wide-screen TV, Yamaha C3 baby grand piano, snooker, billiards. Optional bread delivery at 7 a.m. Use of tennis court, 5 mins walk.
- pets considered
- children welcome
All bedrooms on ground floor, wide staircase to amenities and balcony on first floor.
Canoeing on the Dordogne is a great experience, we have two Canadian canoes (4-seater) for hire . Local supermarkets in Ste Foy, plus famous Saturday market. Lots of good restaurants. St Emilion is amazing, historic and beautiful. Bergerac is 40 mins to east, gateway to the beautiful Dordogne.
10 fascinating things to do while staying in our houses
1.Visit historic St.Emilion and its châteaux (30 mins away)
2. Visit the Château de Montaigne, home of the great 16th century philosopher, & les Jardins du Sardy (10 mins away)
3.Visit the churches and museums of Bordeaux (60 mins away)
4.Visit the seaside, beautiful bay of Arcachon and the amazing Dune of Pyla (90 mins away)
5.Visit the châteaux of the Dordogne (60 mins away)
6.Visit the Médoc and the great wine châteaux (90 mins away)
7.Visit Chateau Monbazillac & old Bergerac plus a river trip (30 mins away)
8.Explore ancient Aquitaine with Douglas Boyd, author of Eleanor, April Queen of Aquitaine(10 mins away)
9.Go gliding and see the countryside from on high (10 mins away)
10.Take the kids go-carting in Bergerac (30 mins away)
We organise wine tours to the famous and the secret chateaux. Countryside is ideal for cycling
Options can be given for a predetermined time. 20% deposit required on booking, balance 10 weeks before arrival. Full information packs emailed on booking. Refundable security deposit of £400 during stay.