Set in a beautiful part of the Perigord-Limousin Natural Park in the northern Dordogne and just 45 minutes from Limoges airport so you could be relaxing by the pool, enjoying the peace and quiet and incredible sunsets in a matter of hours.....
The large, 18th century traditional stone-built cottage provides a tranquil environment where you can relax into the French laid-back lifestyle but remain within easy reach of the many activities & events the region offers.
With oak-beamed ceilings, natural stone & solid French oak flooring, the cottage is furnished with a mix of French vintage pieces & modern fittings & all the beds have quality, deep mattresses & 100% cotton bed linen. The cottage sits in a large landscaped garden with a 10m x 5m salt water pool (shared with the owner).
There is a huge open plan living/dining room with a traditional wood-burning stove & plenty of comfy seating for everyone. The large fitted kitchen is well-equipped & open plan to the living room so no chef will be lonely!
Upstairs, the cottage sleeps up to 6 people in 2 double bedrooms with king-size beds & one twin room with full size single beds. A full-sized cot & high chair are available on request. All the beds have deep, comfortable mattresses & 100% cotton bed linens. There is one en suite shower room & one bathroom with shower.
To help you relax, UK Freeview TV & unlimited wi-fi broadband access are provided. You will be also provided with all bed linen & towels (including pool towels). Outside, there is a BBQ, dining table, chairs & umbrella. The salt water pool is open from the last week in May until the last week of September (subject to change depending on the weather) & has chairs, umbrellas & loungers available.
The setting is rural but within just two minutes' walk is the neighbouring chateau with a great restaurant & lively snack bar which has live music weekly during July & August. The nearest village is just over a mile away & has a number of bars, restaurants & shops. Supermarket shopping is available just 10 minutes away.
The cottage is located between the three ancient cities of Limoges, Angouleme and Perigueux and is surrounded by many rivers and lakes so you are perfectly placed to experience everything the area has to offer, such as:
Traditional food and antique markets
Leisure lakes with 'wild swimming' & water sports
Canoeing & kayaking
River boat trips
Historic buildings & prehistoric sites
Hot air ballooning
Traffic-free woodland walks
If you wish, we can provide a welcome pack to ensure your first evening with us is the perfect relaxed start to your holiday, we can include anything from a few basics to all you need for your first evening meal - just let us know what you would like.