A charming & spacious 5 Bedroom property in the stunning ‘Perigord Noir’ Dordogne region of France. In an idyllic village with walking routes on the doorstep, it is perfectly placed for all major Tourist Attractions. Just 1km from the River Dordogne where you can swim or canoe.
Ideal for larger groups of up to 12 guests (+ up to 2 babies in cots).
Spacious accommodation including separate Living, Dining and Play rooms, fully equipped Kitchen, sunny Terrace with gas Plancha for outdoor cooking and a pretty courtyard to relax outdoors. Balcony in bedroom giving wonderful view of the valley. 2 Bathrooms plus downstairs WC.
Parking on-site for up to 3 vehicles. Enclosed courtyard with Terrace.
An ideal touring base and a relaxing and welcoming place to relax and unwind. Six of France’s “50 Most Beautiful Villages” are within 15km of the property. The Medieval town of Sarlat is just 10km, hosting the Dordogne’s largest weekly market and the castles of Beynac, Castelnaud and Milandes are all within 5km. The famous Lascaux cave is only a short drive and there are many other caves and pre-history sites in the vicinity.
SERVICES & FACILITIES
Quality Bed linen is included in the price and your beds will have been made up before arrival so you can get straight into holiday mode! We provide tea, coffee and milk on arrival, along with a welcome pack.
We can also provide continental breakfasts and box of local organic vegetables from a local farm (at additional cost - full details will be sent to guests a fortnight before their stay).
Towels are not provided automatically, but can be hired for 3 Euros per set of 2.
Baby equipment available: 2 cots, high chair, plastic crockery, potty, stair gate, inflatable bath). We have plenty of indoor and outdoor games for kids including giant jenga, giant connect 4, an inflatable paddling pool, outdoor sandbox and a mini disco (disco light plus Bluetooth speaker that can be connected to your smartphone).
ACCOMMODATION IN DETAIL:
Spacious Living room with 2 large sofas and armchairs. TV with French satellite channels and DVD player.
Fully equipped Kitchen with large oven and 5 gas burning hobs. 2 Fridges with small freezer compartment. Dishwasher and microwave. Coffee machine and kettle. Cooking utensils and crockery including plastic crockery for children/babies. High chair available.
Separate Dining room with seating for 12 that opens onto the terrace.
Separate Playroom (opens into Living room) with rattan seating and toys and games for children.
Access to a laundry room with large load washing machine, drying rack, iron and ironing board and sink.
Upstairs Living Space:
Summary: 4 Double Beds, 4 Single Beds, 2 Cots for babies.
Bedroom One: (up to) 3 single beds. Ideal for children.
Bedroom Two: Large Four poster bed (160cm with memory foam mattress). Chest of drawers, bedside unit with lamp. An additional single bed can be added to this room on request.
Bathroom 1 with Bath, shower attachment on taps for rinsing, bidet and sink.
Bedroom Three: Large Four poster bed (160cm with memory foam mattress). Chest of drawers and lamp.
Bedroom Four: Super King size bed (180cm with memory foam mattress). Chest of drawers and lamp. Double doors opening onto balcony with bistro seating for 2 people. Views of the valley.
Bedroom Five: Vintage wooden double bed (140cm with memory foam mattress) and built-in wardrobes and storage space. Side Table.
Bathroom 2 with bath with shower attachment for rinsing, sink unit with mirror and large walk in shower. Separate WC.
All bedrooms have wooden shutters on the windows and rooms 1-4 have mosquito screening.
We have two cots available (with mattress and bedding provided) which can be put in rooms 1-4.
We will agree the bedroom layout with you prior to your visit.
There is additional storage space in the corridor next to the bedrooms.
Large gravelled courtyard with parking for up to 3 vehicles, Terrace area with seating for 12. Adjustable Parasol. Gas Plancha for outdoor cooking (4 burners). The courtyard space can be enclosed by closing the gate. Access onto a quiet village lane with walking routes on the doorstep.
The owner's property is next door with access via the 'parking end' of the courtyard. The owners have a separate entrance and guests have privacy in the courtyard area.
We will be there to greet you when you arrive and show you round the property. We work from home so are on hand if you need us, have questions or want to borrow a cup of sugar! We’ll pop over to briefly check in with you each day.
LOCATION INFO: Peaceful village setting, with a local restaurant and a number of outdoor activities within walking distance, including hot air balloon takeoff site. Access to walking, hiking & cycling paths on doorstep. Dordogne river with swimming beaches and Canoe rental 5 mins drive. Restaurant and snack bars in the village.
3 minutes drive to Beynac with over a dozen eateries.
Take away pizza - under 2km.
Nearest shops - 3km (local shops). Supermarket- 7km.
Chateau de Beynac.
Dordogne river with canoeing, swimming and beaches.
Museum of Medieval War at Castelnaud-la-Chapelle.
Chateau des Milandes, former home of US performer and Civil Rights activist Josephine Baker.
Jardins de Marquayssac.
Historic Medieval town of Sarlat-la-Canéda.
Lascaux complex within 40 mins drive.
“Plus Beaux Villages” within 15km: Beynac, Castelnaud, La Roque Gageac, Belves, Domme, Limeuil.