Souillac Villa Rental Photos and Description
Luxurious, charming, a very well taken care of villa where you will feel great!
“Villa Jane” is a sumptuous stone house typical of the Périgord region. Situated 5 minutes walk away from the town of Souillac, the villa enjoys a stunning view on the Dordogne Valley and its river. You can enjoy the beautiful swimming pool or relax in the shade of the wisteria which covers the outside lounge next to the barbecue area.
“Villa Jane” is ideally located to visit one of the most beautiful towns in France, the city of Sarlat, and to enjoy the breathtaking beauty of Rocamadour and its cliffs. 45 minutes away from the house is the city of Cahors, capital of the Lot department. There you can discover its famous and very beautiful bridge, the “Pont Valentre”. It is also ideally situated to visit medieval castles, vineyards, picturesque villages and their famous fortified mansions, and of course to explore the well known prehistoric cave of Lascaux and the Gouffre de Padirac.
The city offers also a lot of outdoor activities such as canoeing and cycling, hiking on well signposted trails and horse riding. Souillac sur Dordogne has a famous place of worship, a Roman ruin of the 12th century: the Abbey Church of Souillac. Throughout the summer, the streets come alive with plenty of markets and troubadours. You can also find many shops in this town, such as: banks, pharmacies, bars and restaurants. It is next to towns such as: Martel, Sarlat, Domme, Gourdon, etc. And let's not forget the wonderful 18-hole golf course, the “Souillac Country Club”.
Some visitors said:
“Now we did see the beauty of this part of France. The house is in such a peaceful area, your holiday place is unique.”
“In Netherlands, we have a saying to 'live like God in France', and we did! We spent a marvellous week, the kids just loved the pool and we really appreciated the luxury of the house and the silence surrounding it. ”
On the first floor: master bedroom - very spacious, entirely furnished, including a full size double bed (water mattress), a private balcony and a dressing room, and a bathroom with a large bathtub. Double bedroom. Spacious double bedroom. If needed, it is possible to accommodate extra people in the two biggest bedrooms as they are very spacious.
Bathroom with shower, WC and washbasin.
Description of the apartment
The apartment, sleeping 4 to 5 people, is located at the ground floor. The apartment has a separate entrance and a private terrace with stunning view of the river. It is well furnished and has a large sitting room with fireplace, satellite TV, music system and wireless Internet. There is a fully fitted kitchen with oven, hob, microwave and washing machine.
There is one bedroom with a double bed and another one with two single beds, and a shower room with shower, WC and washbasin.
You will be able to enjoy a panoramic view from all around the villa, including from the private pool, from the sunny terraces and of course from the shaded terrace next to the pool. Private pool (10 x 5 m) with Romanesque staircase, sunny terraces with amazing view, garden table and chairs, sun loungers, barbecue, shaded terraces and a garden with trees.
To visit in Souillac: the ancient monastery and the 12th century Romanesque church, the partially destroyed 11th century steeple St-Martin. In the city you can also find a museum (the National Museum of Robots and Robotics) and a liquor distillery (La Vieille Prune), where it is possible to taste liquors. Nearby: Domme, Sarlat, Collonges-la-Rouge, Rocamadour, Padirac, etc.
You have access to: canoeing, canopy tours, swimming in the Dordogne or in pools, mountain biking, and fishing. Nearby: paragliding, hiking or horse riding, tennis courts, and paint-ball. There is a wonderful golf course (18-hole) 5 km away from Souillac.
The exact availability of this house can be found on Francevilla's website, under the name of Villa Jane. If this villa is already rented, Francevilla can offer you another beautiful house in the same region.
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- wheelchair inaccessible
About Lydia Mennes
My name is Lydia Mennes and I am renting this beautiful property exclusively. We have been living near Souillac for years and we love this gorgeous region, where you can find the best of everything: culture, nature, nice people, good food, good wine and especially, not to be forgotten: the sun!
Why Lydia Mennes chose Souillac
Look at the pictures and you will see...dazzling!
What makes this villa unique
Rest, peace, luxury, comfort, indoor and outdoor pools, charm, atmosphere... there is a lot of love in this house.