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SUPERB HOLIDAY COTTAGE, Infinity swimming pool, large garden, WIFI, near Sarlat

Sleeps9
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Property type house
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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Property
house
Sleeps
9
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Minimum Stay
7 nights

About the property

Sleeps 8 Guests + baby. 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms inc wet room

This superb stone built holiday cottage is extremely tastefully furnished and set in 10 acres of parkland. It is situated in the Lot department, near the Dordogne river and close to the medieval market towns of Sarlat, Souillac and Gourdon. Within reasonable walking distance of the village of Masclat which has 2 excellent restaurants, a depot de pain, epicerie and tennis court.

The house offers guests complete privacy with plenty of space over the pretty gardens which are surrounded by fields and woods for guests to stroll around and enjoy. There is wildlife in abundance. The private 'infinity' salt water swimming pool has a delightful patio surround and is enclosed with a child proof gate for extra security. Beside the pool is a superb 'Abri' (covered terrace) with a La Plancha electric grill, bbq, fridge, garden tables and chair - ideal for al fresco dining. A perfect haven of peace and tranquility

WIFI available throughout the house.

In the self-contained totally independent house next door lives the owner/caretaker who welcomes you on your arrival and has a wealth of local knowledge on restaurants, shopping, things to do, places to visit and is available to help if you need assistance.

Accommodation: Ground Floor: Double bedded bedroom , well furnished and equipped and with en suite facilities - a 'wet' room containing a shower cubicle, wash basin, and WC, designed to be wheelchair friendly (please enquire before booking whether suitable for your needs).

A fully equipped spacious kitchen/diner. 3 steps lead down from the kitchen/diner to the lounge.

Comfortable, tastefully furnished lounge with TV, DVD & CD players

WIFI available throughout the house.

Double doors lead to a secluded terrace outside

Accommodation: First Floor: From the living room stairs lead to:

2 twin bedded bedrooms, both spacious, well furnished and equipped

Bathroom with bath, in bath shower, washbasin and WC

1 double bedded bedroom with en suite shower facilities with shower cubicle, wash basin and WC

Good wardrobe and drawer space.

Outside: Private entrance drive to the house

Sunny terraces and mown parkland

Excellent private fenced salt water swimming pool with infinity end.

Magnificent views overlooks stunning countryside

Solar shower

Delightful 'Abri' (covered terrace) beside the pool with standard size fold-up table tennis table, La Plancha electric grill, BBQ, fridge

Plenty of garden chairs, sun loungers.

Dining table for the terraces and pool areas

Games box with selection of balls, buckets and badminton set.

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Property Manager
Dee Bailey
Member since: 1990
Speaks: english, french, german
Calendar last updated:
January 15, 2017

Guestbook comments from the manager

We had a wonderful time and we didn't want to leave, the gite was beautiful & Tonic and Jerry were charming and made us very welcome.
Aug 2014
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Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

SUPERB HOLIDAY COTTAGE, Infinity swimming pool, large garden, WIFI, near Sarlat
average rating of 4.857143 based on 8 reviews
5

Highly recommended!

  • 5 of 5

Pereyroux is ideally situated for a relaxed family holiday. It is close to everything you might want to see and do around the Dordogne region, whilst also located on the outskirts of a village, which lends itself to undisturbed and peaceful days and nights away from everything. The house is homely and yet offers enough options for everyone to have the space to do what they want to do. The house, pool and grounds were clean and well tended throughout our stay by the owner who lives next door. All of the rooms were comfortable and spacious too. As the Olympics were on, we often gathered by the t.v. in the lounge to cool down and to watch athletes do the hard work!

We arrived tired and hot from a long journey through France with 3 generations and a dog on board a campervan. The welcome we received from the owner was kind and generous, and she and her partner were most attentive to our needs and queries throughout our stay.

The first few days were spent relaxing around the house, garden and in the pool, trying out and enjoying all the facilities available. The days were hot and evenings long and soon our energies were renewed sufficient to start exploring the pretty and historic Dordogne region.

As the owner has lived in the property a long time, he knowledge of the locality and it's opportunities for holiday makers is invaluable, and she was generous with her time and advice.

We visited some villages, caves and off course swam, canoed and languished by the Dordogne throughout our stay. The local resteaurants and cafe's and village events which were recommended to us, were as charming as you could hope for. As we only had a week, it was not nearly long enough to do everything we wanted but all agreed that we would love to come back for longer next year.

  • Submitted: Sep 13, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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5

Picturesque Gite set in beautiful grounds

  • 5 of 5

The Gite is well maintained and cleanliness is of the highest standard, it is well furnished and the kitchen is fully equipped. The grounds are well tended and the swimming pool is superb and cleaned every day by the owners Tonic and Jerry who are always available to answer any questions. Our family have spent several holidays at Pereyroux , we have already booked to return there next summer. There are many quaint interesting villages in the neighbourhood to visit where you will also find a good choice of restaurants. I have no hesitation in recommending this location .

  • Submitted: Sep 10, 2016
  • Stayed: Jul 2016
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Great Holiday

  • 4 of 5

Lovely characterful property in beautiful gardens. The property was very clean and we were immediately welcomed by Tonic, the owner. The downstairs bedroom had a couple of maintenance issues in the bathroom but Tonic was at hand to sort this out straightaway. The pool and arbri were lovely and although we had mixed weather we were able to make good use of both. We visited Sarlat, Gourdon, Rockamadour and other lovely medieval towns in the region and enjoyed excellent food in the restaurants. Our favourite local restaurant was in St Ju called La Gabarre, quite expensive but worth every penny. The Roi Carrotte was excellent value and food was delicious, although does not have the atmosphere of La Gabarre. The local restaurants in Masclat only opened for breakfast/lunch which was a shame as we would have loved to walk there instead of taking our cars. All in all the Gite was ideal for us (3 mature couples).

  • Submitted: Jun 30, 2016
  • Stayed: Jun 2016
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5

We had an excellent stay in this wonderful cottage

  • 5 of 5

The cottage was wonderful and spacious and the outside facilities were fantastic. The pool and abri were really useful for our quiet days and our evenings after exploring the lovely Dordogne valley. There were restaurants nearby and a good boulangerie.

I would recommend the area and the cottage to families as the pool, tabletennis table were great fun and there are plenty of loungers and chairs for relaxing on.

Wifi kept the children happy.

Thanks to Tonic and Jerry for their hospitality too.

  • Submitted: Aug 10, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
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5

Recommendation for Peyreyroux Gîte

  • 5 of 5

We were just six retirees, looking for a comfortable gîte, lost somewhere in the Dordogne/Périgord region. One specific requirement was a ground-floor bedroom for one of our couple. Summing up, this one, Peyreyroux, ticked all our boxes.

The building itself is based on an old barn, but the design of the conversion and the rebuild was just superb, specifically to meet the requirements of a gîte, without losing a certain period feel. Externally, we rated it the most attractive building around.

Inside, all the appliances necessary for a comfortable stay were there.

For seniors like us, or for a more numerous family, the very large garden area had it all - a covered table-tennis table and barbecue next to an immaculate infinity pool. Looking out over the end of that pool, all you can see is countryside.

The house-keepers were instantly available from next door, (virtually invisible from the gîte), to answer any questions or provide local information.

If you haven’t guessed already, we enjoyed our stay there.

  • Submitted: Jul 4, 2015
  • Stayed: Jun 2015
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5

If Carlsberg did French Gites?

  • 5 of 5

Our group fo friends, 3 couples, stayed at Pereyroux in early August 2011. This gite is beautifully built from the shell of an old barn using all of the original beams, uneven surfaces and thick stone walls you would expect in a property obviously renovated with a great deal of care and attention. The set up within the property is excellent with three bathrooms and plenty of space, matched outside by the infinity pool across the lawn having its own wooden gazebo shelter, power supply and fridge. Tonic and Jerry (yes really!) are very friendly owners living next door but with the properties facing away from each other, are totally unobtrusive. The surrounding countryside is stunning, with the fortfied town of Gourdon 15 / 20 minutes drive away for supermarket supplies, the lovely little village of Masclat with a boulangerie and two retaurants for long long lunches within easy walking distance, and the Dordogne river 10 minutes away by car. I don't suppose our group was too hard to please but this property is really exceptionally well thought out and set up, extremely comfortable for up to 10 people and in a very beautiful area of France with so many things to do if you get tired of just sitting and enjoying the views and the wine.

  • Submitted: Sep 26, 2011
  • Stayed: Jul 2011
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Map

Nearest Barpub
1.5 Kilometres
Masclat
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Souillac
Nearest Motorway
14 Kilometres
A20 Junction 55
Nearest Restaurant
1.5 Kilometres
Masclat
Car: necessary

Situated in the Dordogne valley close to the medieval market towns of Sarlat la Caneda, Souillac and Gourdon, and within reasonable walking distance from the village of Masclat which has 2 excellent restaurants, a bakery, grocers and tennis court.

Nearby attractions include riding, golf, canoeing, paintball, tree walking, famous chateaux with museums, prehistoric caves, Rocamadour (second most visited site in France), a wealth of history, entertainment and naturistic delights of bird watching, walking in unspoilt countryside with an abundance of wild flowers and rare orchids.

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Rates & Availability

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Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $369

The correct prices for this property are quoted in GB Pounds Sterling. Please contact us for a price in Euros.

The prices in the Winter months include heating. The swimming pool will be open from May - September.

Please note that the availability list for this property is kept up to date as much as possible. If the dates you require are not available, please enquire, as we may have other suitable properties to offer.

A non-refundable 30% deposit of total rental is required to reserve the booking. Final balance, together with a refundable damages deposit of £300 (375€), is payable 8 weeks before the holiday begins. Providing there is no serious damage to property, facilities or swimming pool, the damages deposit is returned 8 days after the end of the holiday.

Euros accepted.

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Amenities

Masclat House Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • house (detached)
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 150 m²
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Basic Soaps
  • Broadband Access
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Paper Towels
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet ...
  • Wood Stove
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
    Bathroom 3 - toilet , shower
  • All three bathrooms are superbly tiled and well finished. The ground floor bathroom is en suite with the ground floor bedroom and is a 'wet room' with shower, wash hand basin, and special WC making it suitable for partially disabled.
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 9
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 twin/ single , 1 child bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 2 - 1 double , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 1 - 1 double
  • Comfortable, tastefully decorated and spacious bedrooms all with wardrobe, chest of drawers, bedside table facilities. Ground floor bedroom en suite with a 'wet room' making it suitable for mildly disabled.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • VCR
Outside:
  • Beach Towels
  • Bicycles ...
  • Deck / Patio
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Furniture
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Small Cooler
  • Tennis ...
  • Terrace
  • 12 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • paragliding
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Swimming pool depth is 1.5 metres at the shallow end graduating to 2 metres at the deep end. The facilities offered by the owner are excellent - plenty of games in the lounge cupboard such as scrabble, books, etc. There is no telephone at the house but WIFI is available throughout the house and garden. Neither Poolside or the property owner are liable for any loss or interruption of the internet service.

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