About the property
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- Minimum Stay1 - 7 nights
Detached House 3km from Le Bugue, Dordogne, France - Convenient location 3km from the centre of Le Bugue. WIFI Internet Access.
Approached by wrought iron gates with sweeping gravel driveway beyond, La Gardelle is a detached house set in mature gardens of just under one acre, fully enclosed.The property set on one level has two bedrooms and two shower rooms. Sleeps upto 4 people comfortably, in addition there is a cot. In the garden are two terraces, garden furniture and barbecue. In a very convenient location just 3km from the centre of Le Bugue, an ideal base to explore this beautiful region and its attractions.
- Response time:
- within a few days
- english, french
- Calendar last updated:
- Apr 13, 2018
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Sports & Adventure Activities
Check-in: 4:00 PM
Check-out: 10:00 AM
Canceled bookings will not receive a refund
Dordogne Out Of Season
My wife and I travelled with our two dogs and had a great time. This property is an excellent base for exploring what the Dordogne has to offer.
The owners David and Jackie met us in town and escorted us to the property. They keep it spotlessly clean and it has everything you need to make your holiday go smoothly. They showed us how to work the central heating (needed in Feb/Mar) SKY and WIFI etc. Note, the wifi is fast and I had no problem watching movies & sport (Netflix) on my laptop through HDMI into tv!
La Bugue is a few minutes away in the car and has everything you would expect from a mid sized town, 3 supermarkets to choose from along with other smaller shops and restaurants. You can walk into town but the scenic route along the river is around 4kn and the direct route is under 3km but no pavements and partly main roads.
The owners live around 10 minutes away and they insisted if we ever needed anything or were unsure we should phone anytime.
Lastly, our dogs really enjoyed the secure garden and the Dordogne. Most places accept well behaved dogs and if you need a vet? It is around 300m away and both reception and the vet speak excellent English. Consultation and tapeworm treatments for both dogs cost us 60 Euros.
We appreciate that you have taken the time to write these comments about your holiday at La Gardelle. I am sure it will be helpful for future guests, who are considering renting out of season, thank you.
Amazing region so much to see and do.
Beautiful property and so quite and peaceful Jackie & David very helpful.
We are glad you enjoyed your holiday at La Gardelle, thank you for the review!
We have just returned from an enjoyable six week stay at La Gardelle whilst we were house hunting in the area. The property is situated in a lovely quiet country lane but is only 2 miles from the bustling town of Le Bugue with its many shops and supermarkets and is within easy access of all the main attractions in the area. The house was very clean and comfortable with an extremely well equipped kitchen. Our dog loved the large, fully fenced garden and we particularly enjoyed sitting out on the sunny front terrace looking out over the valley. The owners were very helpful and made sure that we had everything we needed during our stay. Thank you Jackie and Dave for all your help and advice.
Thank you for your review, its very much appreciated.
We are pleased that staying at our Holiday home was a positive step in your journey to find your French home. We hope you to see you again
Jackie and David
This is a very peaceful area, so it is a pleasure to sit in the garden and relax. The property has everything you need, including speedy wifi; Le Bugue is a couple of miles away, with plenty of places to eat and a lovely river to walk along. Jackie and Dave look after you very well.
Thank you for taking the time to write this review and for your kind words.
We are glad you enjoyed your Holiday and we look forward to seeing you again in 2016!
Tranquility & Good Location
It was our first visit to the Dordogne. We had a good holiday due to the tranquilty of La Gardelle. Le Bugue has a great weekly market (lovely fresh eggs and mushrooms) and is well located and easy driving distances to surrounding villages/sites, shops and restaurants. Jackie and David were very helpful in settling us into La Gardelle. The house was spotlessly clean and for a self catering holiday had sufficient utensils, gadgets etc a a bit like home away from home athough weather and food is unlike ole Blighty! Thank you Jackie and David for the use of your home which gave us a wonderful start to our holiday.
Thank you very much for taking the time to write this review about your Holiday at La Gardelle. We appreciate your kind comments and we are glad that you enjoyed it so much. The comfort of our guests is extremely important, whether it is their first visit or returning guests. It was a pleasure to meet you. Jackie & David Burrows
La meilleure maison
I've seen reviews of this property referring to it as a Gite. This is misleading as it is a single storey house in a quiet residential area. It sits in approx an acre of grounds which are private and secure. It is very comfortable with well equipped kitchen, 2 bedrooms, ensuite shower and separate bathroom. There is also a large living/dining area plus a choice of 2 terraces, the front one having lovely views over the valley. We stayed with our 2 dogs who loved the garden especially the shaded areas under the trees which was welcome in the 30 degree plus temperatures whilst we were there.. The house is only about 3 km from Le Bugue, a small market town with good supermarkets and an ample choice of bars and restaurants. It is situated well for exploring the Dordogne and Vezere areas. Our favourite place was Perigueux with good shopping, restaurants and a bit of history. Our dogs particularly loved Limeuil where there is a confluence of the Dordogne and Vezere rivers, great for cooling off. Both of these places were recommended by our hosts Jackie and David who provide excellent customer service. Overall I would recommend this property to anyone with the description perhaps underselling it. We have visited France on many occasions and can quite honestly say this is the best property we've ever stayed in. The only problem with writing this review is that it may make it more difficult to book a return next year.
Oh Thank you for this wonderful review! your comments make our work and committment all worth while. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your Holiday at La Gardelle and we hope you return to Le Bugue again in the future. It was a pleasure to meet you both, we hope to see you again. Jackie and David
Coast/Beach: River beaches 15km, Atlantic coast 2.5 hours. Travel: Bergerac airport is 40 minutes driving distance, Bordeaux is 2 hours. Car rental is available at the airports. Caen/Le Havre ferry ports are approx 8 hours by car. Distances: Le Bugue 3km, Les Eyzies 5km, Bergerac 30km, Perigueux 32km, Sarlat 28km, Beynac 12km. Further Details: Le Bugue has 4 supermarkets, banks, restaurants, bars, post office, chemists and Doctors surgery (with English speaking doctor). Tuesday is market day in Le Bugue with a large selection of stalls to browse around. During the summer months several villages (including Le Bugue) hold night markets, with food and entertainment. We provide details of places of interest, restaurants and sporting activities in the area.
Rates & Availability
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Booking Notes: Bookings can be done by email, confirmed as soon as deposit is received, full payment is due 6 weeks before the holiday starts. A cleaning fee of 50 euros is due on arrival. Changeover Day: Saturday is changeover, with departure before 10am and arrival after 4pm. Notes on prices: Prices are based on renting the property Saturday to Saturday on a weekly basis. Out of season we can be more flexible. The house can be rented during November through to March on a monthly basis, please contact us for further details. The weekly price for this period is £350, which includes bedlinen etc. Internet, fuel and electricity costs.