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Beautiful Eighteen Century Bearnaise Farmhouse

Sleeps8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms1
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights

Overview

About the property

Farmhouse in Espiute, nr. Salies-de-Bearn, Pyrenees-Atlantiques, France - Village Location With Distant Views Of The Pyrenees

The recently renovated farmhouse is in a superb village setting with distant views of the Pyrenees. The area has many historic sights, chateaux, spa and market towns and excellent cuisine, also all year round activities e.g walking, fishing, water sports and championship golf courses. There are daily UK flights into the beautiful Atlantic beach resort of Biarritz and Lourdes which are both 50 minute drive, Bilbao in Spain is 2 hours drive, Within 1 hours drive are the ski slopes of the Pyrenees and the Basque region of Spain.


Owner
Tony and Caroline Wood
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english
Calendar last updated:
December 8, 2017

Amenities

Espiute Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM / Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • River
  • Rural
General:
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace ...
  • Heating ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
Kitchen:
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Shower room 1 - shower
  • First floor there is a separate toilet and shower room, ground floor bathroom consists of toilet with bath and shower.
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 baby crib
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (3 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: 2 bedrooms with double beds, 1 room with bunk beds plus 2 singles, separate travel cot. All rooms are fitted with ceiling fans.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Games ...
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
Attractions:
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • gambling casinos
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • swimming
Notes:
Outside: Gated 1800m2 private garden with brick built BBQ, external light, outdoor furniture including parasol with ample parking for 4/5 cars. Utility Room: Within the utility room is a washing machine and free standing dryer. Iron and ironing board. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bed linen and towels are included, beach towels are available for hire. Cleaning is done before and after stay but mid break cleans and linen changes are available at an extra charge.

Reviews

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(3 traveler reviews)

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average rating of 5.0 based on 3 reviews
5

Short stay in south France

  • 5 of 5

A beautiful French character farmhouse situated in a picturesque village. Clean and well kept property, perfect for a quiet getaway. Friendly neighbours. Local amenities about 15mins away. Main attractions like Biarittz and the Pyrenees about an hour away. Looking to go again soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 24, 2015
  • Stayed: May 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: I am glad you had a good trip and look forward to speaking to you soon
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5

frist french holiday*

  • 5 of 5

This was our first trip to France and I just loved it. Party consisted of Grandparents, son, wife & kids x 2.The house was beautiful, well furnished, clean and very comfortable The kitchen was well equipped with plenty of everything even when we got together with my others son's family of 4, total of 10 people. There were plenty of facilities - sun loungers, BBQ equipment, beach towels, games, books and the godsend of all, a dishwasher! The beds were comfortable and the linen clean with plenty of bedding and lots of coat hangers. The house was next to a working farm whose workers waved and greeted us most days. The peace and quiet was much appreciated. The instructions and directions were easy to follow. Tony the owner was very chatty and informative and has a clear love for the place. The only drawback were the flies which I believe are an intermittent problem. It is easy to get to the beautiful Biarritz coast, it took us about 50-60 minutes. The Pyrenees were just as spectacular and slightly further. We were lucky enough to catch a magnificent firework display in neighbouring Navarenx on our last night which seemed a fitting end to a lovely holiday. Just wished we could have stayed longer

  • Submitted: Sep 9, 2015
  • Stayed: August 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nice house in a nice place

  • 5 of 5

It is a renovated house with all the comforts. Ideal for families with young children.

The place is very quiet and peaceful.

Friendly neighbours.

Plenty of activities in the area: sightseeing, bathing and different sports in the river, biking, the ocean and mountains are an hour's drive...

Tony, the owner, provides all the necessary information and tips to make your stay enjoyable.

  • Submitted: Aug 13, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: Homelidays, from HomeAway
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Map

Nearest Airport
58 Miles
Biarritz
Nearest Barpub
8 Miles
Sauveterre de Bearn
Nearest Ferry
108 Miles
Bilbao
Nearest Golf
12 Miles
Salies de Bearn
Nearest Train
115 Miles
Bordeaux
Nearest Motorway
15 Miles
A64
Nearest Restaurant
8 Miles
Sauveterre de Bearn
Nearest Ski
65 Miles
La Pierre Saint Martin
Nearest Beach
58 Miles
Biarritz
Car: necessary

Coast/Beach:

Golden beaches of the Atlantic coast towns of Biarritz and St Jean-de-Luz are a 50 minute drive away

Travel:

Local airports are Biarritz, Pau and Lourdes which are 50 minute drive away Bordeaux and Bilbo are 2 hours drive. At all airports car hire is available which is essential

Distances:

Nearest town is Sauveterre-de-Bearn which is 10 km and the spa town of Salies-de-bearn is 15 km

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Rates & Availability

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Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable damage deposit $133.24

Booking Notes:
A non-refundable deposit of 25% is required on booking, with the balance due 4 weeks before the start of the holiday. A damage deposit of £150 (refundable) is also required. All prices are per week and are from Saturday Saturday.

Changeover Day:
Where possible check-can be flexible, however, Saturday check-in is preferred. Unless otherwise agreed arrival should be after 4pm and departure by 10am.

£150 is required as a refundable damage deposit

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the property for the week in UK pounds. Price reduction for longer lets are available.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.