La Rigeardie is situated in a small hamlet 3 km from Bourdeilles with its chateau, restaurants, cafes and traditional bakery and 10 minutes from the historic town of Brantome, described as the Venice of Perigord, with its cobbled streets and many restaurants, cafes and weekly market. The two gites have been restored to a high standard retaining much of their original charm and character with exposed stone walls and oak beams. Both gites have their own garden and terrace for al fresco dining. The pool is available for all our guests and there are sun loungers for relaxation with views to the garden. There is a trampoline, table tennis, badminton set and football posts in the garden. There are plenty of outdoor activities nearby: walking, cycling, tennis, canoeing along the River Dronne, horse riding and fishing, and numerous places to visit from the many chateau to vineyards and prehistoric sites.
La Cerise has 5 bedrooms and 5 ensuite bathrooms.
Full equipped with electric oven, gas hob, dishwasher, sink, fridge/freezer, microwave, coffee maker, washing machine, clothes drier, iron. Terracotta tiled floor with exposed beams and stone walls.
Dining table and seating for 11 people.
Doors open to terrace.
Fireplace, 2 sofas, coffee table, satellite tv (english and french), dvd player.
First floor: 3 bedrooms (all ensuite)
Bedroom 1: 4 poster double bed
Bedroom 2: 2 single beds
Bedroom 3: 1 x double and 1 x single sleigh beds
Second floor: 2 bedrooms (all ensuite)
Bedroom 4: kingsize bed
Bedroom 5: double bed
All bedrooms have ensuite bathrooms, with toilet, sink and
Linen and towels included (not pool towels). Linen is changed once a week.
Barbecue, terrace with table and chairs, parking for several cars in parking area.
A perfect family gite with great facilities and lots of space. Our children had an amazing week jumping in and out of the lovely pool, playing table tennis and jumping on the trampoline. Beverley could not have done more to make our stay so enjoyable. Thanks again and we will be back !!!
River beach at Lisle (3 km) and the lake at Saint Estephe (40 km) has a white sandy beach and walkways around the lake with boating and bathing facilities.
The coast is a 2 hour drive.
Bergerac: approx 1 hr drive
Limoges: approx 1 hr 30 mins
Bordeaux: approx 1 hr 45 mins
If you are flying, car hire would be essential and these can be pre-booked at the airport.
Calais: approx 8 hrs drive
St Malo: approx 5 hrs 30 mins drive
TGV train to Angouleme: approx 1 hr drive
Bourdeilles 3 km
Brantome 12 km
Perigueux 20 km
Riberac 20 km
Bourdeilles and Lisle: bakery, shop for provisions, cash machine, post office, restaurants and cafes, weekly night market in Bourdeilles during the summer months.
Brantome: small Carrefour, petrol, bank, weekly market every friday
Perigueux: large supermarket and shops
Bourdeilles: tennis, cycling, canoeing on the river Dronne, horse riding, walking, fishing (permit required)
Places of interest:
The prehistoric caves at Villars.
St Jean de Cole, one of France's prettiest villages.
Brantome: ancient abbey, boat trips along the river, cobbled streets with shops and restaurants
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable damage deposit||$189|
A 25% non refundable deposit is payable to secure a booking with the balance payable 8 weeks prior to your arrival, plus a security deposit of £150 with final payment.
Bookings are Saturday to Saturday during the high season but may be flexible at other times.
Arrival is after 4 pm and departure is 10 am.