4 traditional stone Perigordian self-catering holiday houses & 2 first floor gites within an old hamlet set in grounds of 2.5 ha surrounded by meadows and chestnut & oak woodland.
Perfect for last minute getaways & short breaks (min 2 nights & exclude July & Aug) and a gentle drive from Bergerac and Brive-Souillac Airports
Features a 14m x 7m securely fenced swimming pool and toddlers pool, both heated from mid May to September, mini football pitch, games room and meadow. Secluded yet perfectly placed to explore the Perigord Noir region of the Dordogne. Only 10 minutes from the picturesque bastide towns of Belves and Monpazier with all amenities and 15 minutes to the River Dordogne.
L'Echappée Verte is surrounded by shady walks along woodland tracks and is ideal for cyclists and runners too wishing to explore the gently rolling countryside and surrounding villages.
The owners & children speak English & French, live on site and welcome you to this peaceful retreat.
Perfect for parents: Parents can relax and enjoy themselves whilst their children make new friends and have space to wander and enjoy not only the facilities provided but also the wonderfully natural surroundings. There's an abundance of wild flowers in the meadows with walnut trees, vines and figs growing wild and more than the occasional sighting of deer in the surrounding woods.
Cleaning option, payable locally.
Local events: Fêtes Mediaevales in Belvès and Monpazier. These are great occasions to capture a glimpse of local culture, past and present.
Aeroplane and microlite trips can be arranged throughout the year from the Aerodrome at Belvès.
We are happy to arrange horse riding (trekking or lessons), 4X4 Offroading trips through local woods (great fun for the whole family), golfing sessions, tasting visits to the neighbouring goose farm or assist with any other arrangements.
L'Echappée Verte sits In the heart of the Perigord Noir of the Dordogne region, 2 minutes off the road from Belves to Monpazier, 15 minutes from the main Bergerac to Sarlat road. 50 minutes to Bergerac airport with regular flights from Paris, Amsterdam, Brussels, and UK regional airports.
Brive airport with flights from Manchester, London City and Paris Orly airports is around 1hr 20 mins away It also has connections with Dublin, Dundee and Edinburgh via London City. Golf equipment is carried by CityJet at no extra charge !
Flights from Ireland and the UK to Bordeaux and Toulouse and Limoges, approximately 2 hours drive away through vineyards and countryside.
The cave formations, prehistoric cave paintings, medieval castles, country gardens and many outdoor activities which make the Dordogne such an attractive region are just a short drive away and make for pleasant days out come rain or shine!
Other Activities: canoeing, treetop trails, flying, 4X4 Offroading
Golf: Two Golf Courses are within 15 minutes drive, one a 9 hole course and the other 18 holes
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