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Character Cottage with Superb Pool in Wonderful Setting, WiFi

Bedrooms 2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

Cottage near Cadouin, Dordogne, France - Rural But Central Location Secluded In The Hills Above The Dordogne, Close To Sarlat Etc

Set on the edge of a pretty, tranquil hamlet of a few houses and overlooking a lush, green valley, 'La Glycine' is an ideal place to relax and unwind in comfort. The cottage is surrounded by some of the most beautiful country side in France and centrally placed to explore both Dordogne and Vezère valleys. The historic medieval town of Sarlat is a half an hour drive only, as well as a number of famous castles and châteaux, the vineyards of Bergerac (free wine-tasting!) and Les Eyzies with its stunning caves and its National Museum of Pre-history. Within easy reach too are picturesque villages, colourful street markets and some of the finest

restaurants in the Périgod Noir. This delightful part of the Dordogne offers canoeing, river beaches, fishing, horse riding, tennis, an outdoor adventure park and a 18 holes golf course, all less than a 15 minutes drive from the properly. In short: a stay at La Glycine will enchant every one, whatever age or interest. You will come back for more!

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Stephen F Ratcliffe
Member since: 2008
Speaks: english, russian
Calendar last updated:
May 13, 2017


Le Buisson-de-Cadouin Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • non smoking only ...
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , combination tub/shower , tub , shower , Toilet is a seperate room.
  • There is a comfortable bathroom with bath/shower over and washbasin in the cottage
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 twin/ single
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , 1 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 4/5, 2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The cottage has two bedrooms,one twin and one king size double. There is also a cot and extra single bed in Double room.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Music Library
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Private Pool ...
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Outside: The property is surrounded by 5000m² of well-kept private grounds. There is a terrace in front (with garden furniture and BBQ) overlooking a grassed courtyard -on the other side is the owner's holiday ho and an absolute delightful garden; full of colour from early Spring to late Autumn. Different types of fruit trees and two magnificent lime trees provide blissful shade on the many hot days in Spring and Summer. From a second, fully private terrace at the rear of the cottage, there are wonderful views over a green, unspoilt valley. Guests of the cottage will certainly enjoy the magnificent pool (12x6m,depth all over 1.50m, fenced and situated about 50 m. from the buildings.), which, the owner family uses only briefly. It has a large terraces with sun beds etc. around it. A pool house (with shower, toilet, sink unit, fridge, kettle and coffee machine etc) is also at guests disposal, as well as a table tennis table. The pool complex is superb absolutely Five Star. Cleaning / Towels / Linen : Bed linen, bath and hand towels included in rental ( fresh bed linen supplied each week), as well as cleaning on departure.Guests are requested to vacate the Gite on leaving by 10.00am to leave time for cleaning. The property is available for new guests at 04.00pm.


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Nearest Airport
30 Kilometres
Car: necessary


There are several 'river beaches' close to the property.


A car is essential for visiting the area. The nearest airport to the house is Bergerac 30 minutes by car, where a car can be hired. There are many cheap flights from Britain to Bergerac (by Ryan Air, Flybe). Périgueux airport (with cheap flights from Paris) is a one hour drive approx Bordeaux airport a 2 hour drive, Toulouse airport 2.5 hours. Driving time from channel ports (Caen, Le Havre) is about 8 hours.


Le Buisson de Cadouin with shops, doctor, pharmacy, post office and tourist office about 3km. Le Bugue, a lively larger village offering all amenities, 12km. Bergerac with a pretty town centre and many vineyards around the town about 30km. Périgueux 55km. The world famous town of Sarlat about 30 minutes by car, as well as Les Eyzies; Lascaux with its pre-historic cave paintings about 45 minutes. Bordeaux (and its beaches) about 2.5 hours. Toulouse 160km. Interestingly we have a cave underneath our property, sadly not open to the public Google : Grotte de Cussac

Further Details:

Colourful markets are held in all the surrounding villages; for exact information about days and location, please see the 'guest information folder' in the cottage. This folder also comprises information about tennis courts, canoe rental, horse riding, hot air ballooning etc, all near by, as well as leaflets about the many pre-historic and natural sites, museum, castles and châteaux and other tourist attractions such a outdoor adventure parks.

There are plenty of restaurants serving quality food and local wines in pleasant surrounding (for suggestions: see again 'guest information folder'). Throughout the Summer season several music festivals and cultural events are held (e.g. a mime festival in Périgueux, Bach in Belves in surrounding villages); a full program is available at the tourist office.

Dates and locations of car boot sales (vide-grenier), flee markets, antique sales and other festivals are often 'advertised' along the 'major' roads of the region or you can ask the tourist office about them. The tourist office can also supply you with directions for a tour along the châteaux and vineyards who open their doors for wine tasting. Gardeners will love a visit to the gardens ('jardins') of Cadiot (Carlux), d'Eyrignac (Salignac-Eyviques), Marqueyssac (Vézac) or 'les jardins de la Licorne (La Logerie haute, nearby Les Eyzies; visits can be arranged by the tourist office of Les Eyzies).


Rates & Availability

Le Buisson-de-Cadouin Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
Late Spring
May 7 2017 - Jun 10 2017
7 night minimum stay
Early summer
Jun 11 2017 - Jul 1 2017
7 night minimum stay
High Summer
Jul 2 2017 - Aug 26 2017
7 night minimum stay
Early Autumn
Aug 27 2017 - Sep 23 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday in high season (July until end of August). Out of high season, other days may be possible. Arrival at the property after 4pm, departure before 10am. High season 14day reservations only.

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Owner's Cancellation Policy

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