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Family friendly complex of 5 gites. SPECIAL £150 OFF LIST PRICE - 5 person family freindly gite.

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,291 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

5 person family freindly gite.

Lovingly restored gite all on one level with large open plan kitchen, dining and living area, 2 bedrooms, toilet and bathroom. Sleeps upto 5 in 2 bedrooms (queen size bed), suitable for families, couples, long term renters or house hunters.

All newly refurbished with new appliances, kitchens and bathrooms.

Lovely original fire place with log burner and old stone sink provide character to this part of the farmhouse.

Patio area has views down the river valley, bird song the only noise.

Facilities include dishwasher, free wifi and cable internet, sky TV, fans, hairdryers and even dressing gowns if requested. Separate Laundry room with dryer.

Large pool with lovely views down the river valley plus games room, bikes for all ages, fishing lake, ball games. 10 acres of gounds, to explore make dens, Pizza nights using restored traditional bread oven.

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About the property

Les Rivieres

Lovingly restored farm provides great family accommodation. Five properties, sleeping from 2 to 12 people. Set in 8 acres of gardens, woods, meadows in the Perigord Vert National Park. The sleepy hamlet of Nadaillac nestles in a river valley between La Rochebeaucourt (5km)and Villebois (8km) close to Angouleme and Perigueux. Stunning rural position with walks straight from the door yet all amenities close by.

Large 12m by 6m pool for relaxing by, paddling pool, children's play area with swings, gym, games room, boules, badminton, table tennis, bikes. FISHING LAKE All equipment can be provided

Each gite has been thoughtfully equipped with all mod cons including new large flat screen TVs English and French Channels, free internet and dishwashers . Each has its own private patio area with BBQ and stunning views across the valley.

FREE WIFI and Ethernet INTERNET,

EVERY WEEK PIZZA EVENING using restored bread oven. Fun for kids and adults alike.

Owners live on site

Guest Book: Samples from guest book:

Fantastic hospitality, wonderful catering of our special meal, Everything on site superb, see you again next year.

Cobbs, Lancashshire.

The best gite we have ever had and lots to do locally. Stephenson, Kent

Thanks to Nicky and Richard for a most relaxing stay in your enormous gite. Gallivan, Merseyside.

Third year, Successful as ever, Tremendous 20, Northeast England.

Had a great holiday, thanks for such a clean and well equiped gite. Lovely two weeks to remember. Maskel, Brighton

Pizza: On an evening of your choice we can organise a Pizza evening. Make your own pizzas in a traditional bread oven. A great way to entertain the kids and socialize with the other guests over a glass of wine!!!

Lake: A short walk for the properties is our 1 hectare fishing lake. Well stocked with carp, roach, pike etc Recent catch 18lbs carp!!! All equipment and expertise can be provided by Richard

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Owner
Nicky or Richard Gallagher
Member since: 2006
Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
September 17, 2017

Why Nicky or Richard Gallagher chose Charente

We are a young family and understand well that happy kids makes for a happy holiday. We have provided lots of extra games and toys for kids of all ages. Games room for evening tounaments of ping pong. Dressing up box. Wild flower maze with insect catchers. Try a spot of fishing in our own private lake. Welcoming, safe and child friendly atmostphere means many of our guests return year after year and are now our friends.

What makes this cottage unique

Just the noise of the birds and surrounded wonderfull unspoilt countryside. Great weather and lots for kids.

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Amenities

Édon Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1291 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 6
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Activities Guide
  • Computer Available
  • Dialup Access
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Activities Guide
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Safe
  • Sunbed
  • Telephone
  • Toilet Paper
  • Towels Provided
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 6 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower
  • Newly fitted out with bath and shower. Separate toilet.
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 baby crib
    Bedroom 2 - 3 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
  • Large bedroom with all new bedroom suite. New queen size 1.80m bed, mattress, wardrobes etc Triple room with three singles. There is room for a cot in either bedrooms. Rooms remain cool during summer thanks to shutters but fans are provided. All our gites are decorated to a high standard with homely touches and quality fixtures and fittings.
Entertainment:
  • Audio Tape Player
  • Books
  • Books for Adults
  • Books for Kids
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • VCR
  • Video Game Console
  • Video Games
  • Video Library
Outside:
  • Bicycles
  • Child's Swing
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Sand Box
  • Terrace
  • 10 bicycles
  • 5 garden chairs
  • 9 beach chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horseback riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • roller blading
  • sailing
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
Notes:
Suitable for elderly and handicapped with no stairs or steps.

Reviews

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5

Wonderful location & Gallaghers were very helpful & friendly . I would thoroughly recommend it.

  • 5 of 5

Rustic Gite with everything that you could possibly need in the kitchen. The pool was lovely & there was lots to do in the games room for our children(12&9). Lovely walks from the Gite & our dog was made to feel very welcome. Richard & Nicki were both helpful and friendly.Nicki was very helpful in organising a vet appointment for our dog before we came home. I could not recommend this lovely group of gites more-in fact our children are already pressurising us to rebook next year.

  • Submitted: Aug 23, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Relaxing stay with baby

  • 5 of 5

Very relaxing stay at this property with our baby. The gites has everything you could possibly need and the pool and garden area were lovely.

  • Submitted: Jul 13, 2017
  • Stayed: Jul 2017
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We just returned from our holiday, & I asked the family to vote, everyone said '5 stars'!!!

  • 5 of 5

We have had the best time at Les Rivieres, we stayed in La Lidoire and found it had everything we needed, and was very comfortable and completely as described. Our children are 5 1/2 and 2 years and 10months, and it suited them well as the accommodation didn't have stairs and was on one level. Plenty of facilities to cook and to BBQ, and it was all clean and well looked after. Nicky and Richard were welcoming and made our holiday very enjoyable, and the kids loved messing around in the pool with their two children too, and they were very sweet and shared their own toys with Jacob, our youngest. Pizza night was fantastic, and everyone staying there got together. We visited the local caves, took the kids to the local parks and the surrounding villages were lovely. With young children the main aim was to relax, which we did, in the evenings it was very peaceful, and lots of fun in the day. We would definitely return in the future, and explore the area more as the children get older, such as the beach lakes. Definitely recommend!

  • Submitted: Sep 2, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Perfect in every way. Beautiful area of France

  • 5 of 5

We had a perfect 2 week stay. The children loved playing in the games room and swimming in the pool. The weather was Devine so plenty of barbecues. The area is filled with things to do. Canoeing in Brantone, high rope swings, outdoor swimming pool with slides and many river beaches. Richard and Nicky are fantastic hosts and nothing is too much trouble from advice on places to go and resteraunts to try and arranging bikes in any size required. The gite was spacious and clean. It had everything you would need for a relaxing stay including sky tv. We even had a go at fishing in the lake but unfortunately none of us caught a fish on that occasion. We did get to see some deer who came for a drink in the lake which made up for no catch. The holiday was truly fantastic!!!

  • Submitted: Aug 24, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
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Fantastic Family Home in a Beautiful Location

  • 5 of 5

The property and site were accurately described. The Gite was clean and well cared for, I could find no fault in it.

The owners Nicky and Richard, who live on site were both friendly and very knowledgeable about the area, they 'literally' have an open door policy when you want to talk to them. Nicky had clearly spent some time in creating her 'Trip advisor' beating local guide for restaurants and sites.

I would unquestionably recommend this property to anyone, I have every intention of going back, but next time dragging my friends along to.

I would really recommend visiting the towns of Bourdeilles, Brantome and Perigueux. For food Le Lavalette restaurant in the near by town. Further a field La Rochefoucauld Chateaux and the primates park La Signe.

I never leave reviews, but felt so strongly about a great holiday and people I simply had to. Thankyou Richard and Nicky - best of luck to you both.

  • Submitted: Sep 3, 2015
  • Stayed: Aug 2015
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for the lovely comments, we are really pleased you enjoyed your holiday, home to see you again soon, yours Nicky
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A perfect holiday, A fantastic location

  • 5 of 5

What a fabulous setup Nicky and Richard have at Les Riviers,You could not want for more, We really loved our time there and was sad to leave.In amongst the sightseeing and chilling i managed a bit of fishing at the lake that belongs to the property, Once Richard told us which end to fish i managed to catch 18 carp in a morning. This will most definately be a place we will holiday again. The pictures do not do it Justice it is fantastic.Best regards Chris and Carol

  • Submitted: Oct 15, 2013
  • Stayed: Sep 2013
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Map

Nearest Airport
90 Kilometres
Bergerac/ Limoges/Poitiers/Bordeaux
Nearest Barpub
2 Kilometres
La Rochebeaucourt
Nearest Ferry
300 Kilometres
ST MALO
Nearest Golf
20 Kilometres
Angouleme
Nearest Train
20 Kilometres
ANGOULEME
Nearest Motorway
20 Kilometres
Angouleme
Nearest Restaurant
2 Kilometres
La Rochebeaucourt
Nearest Beach
60 Kilometres
la Rochelle
Car: necessary

Situated on the Charante/Dordogne border between Brantome (25mins) and Riberac (25mins). The property nestles in the Lizonne River valley of Perigord Vert Naturel Park and is surrounded by woods, meadows and sunflower fields. The local town of Villebois Lavalette (8km) has all amenities including an excellent super market and restaurant. Angouleme (25mins) and Perigueux (40mins) are easily accessible excellent for shopping, hypermarkets, cathedrals and museums. Many local chateaux to explore, wine and cognac tasting, troglodyte caves, Lascaux, St Emillion, local fairs and car boots, excellent restaurants and lovely country lanes to explore on foot or by bike ( free bikes available).

Lots to do for children, futurscope theme park, beachs at Auberterre and St Estephe, canoeing, Zoo at La Palmeyre, Valley of the Monkeys, aquarium, horse riding for all levels, Go-karting and quadbiking all close by.

Other Activities: Fishing lake

Golf: Many golf courses within a short drive, leisure 9 hole courses or more testing holes at Angouleme or Cognac clubs

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