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Beautiful house in stone near St Genies, Sarlat and Montignac - Gîte 1 La Borie,

Bedrooms 1
Space 80 m²
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 nights



Gîte 1 La Borie,

La Borie, a charming little cottage comfort for two.

On the ground floor, the entrance opens onto a beautiful clear and warm space, the lounge and the kitchen in its extension. You will discover a library, board games, a wood stove, a television and a stereo mini-chain. The kitchen is well equipped with a fridge (with freezer compartment), a stove with oven, a microwave, a coffee machine, a dishwasher and a washing machine.

Upstairs, a beautiful room with a double bed is illuminated by a large French window overlooking the garden. A shower with sink and toilet complete the upstairs.

Some trees shade the ideal private terrace, garden furniture are available as well as a barbecue.

You can leisurely enjoy the swimming pool and bowling green.

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About the property

Between Sarlat, Montignac -Gîte 1 Laborie, for two people

Both cottages are located 4 km from Saint Genies removed in a hamlet between the lovely towns of Sarlat and Montignac. Saint Genies is known for its medieval castle and beautiful church. You will find all the shops and a market on Sunday mornings throughout the year.

Without being far from the tourist sites, you will enjoy the quiet and the space you offer our environment.

Among the many prehistoric sites include the caves of Lascaux in Montignac (10 min.), The troglodytes to Eyzies de Tayac, and La Roque St. Christophe ... elegant castles of the Vezere Valley and the Dordogne , beautiful hanging gardens of Marqueyssac Castle, overlooking the majestic valley of the Dordogne, the garden of white roses Eyrignac and those of "fantasy" at Lavilledieu Terrasson- and many more!

By taking small roads lined with forests, we gladly made a detour to the villages where the golden light stones dazzles us all year.


Besides the cultural activities the region offers us with its diversity of landscapes, canoe descents of rivers, hiking, swimming in the lake, mountain biking, golfing, horseback riding, pony rides and back of asses ... in one of the greenest departments of France.

In the summer season, small farmers markets come alive and some nights you can taste local products: confit of goose and duck, truffle products or foie gras but for lovers as well as other summer delights of Périgord strawberries, asparagus from the month of April and in the fall, nuts and fungi invade the stalls.

The two lodgings The Doinie are surrounded by 4 hectares of nature where you will have the opportunity to stroll in the cool wood or siesta in the sun under the old apple tree

The terraces are furnished to preserve the privacy of each house.

The first La Borie is for 2 people. The second, The Salamander also very comfortable, is equipped for 6 people. Each party has a BBQ and outdoor furniture. A swimming pool and a petanque complete these amenities.

The linen and towels are provided and included in the price.

The owners lives on site and instead gourmets, will offer a meal with the flavors of the vegetable garden and orchard reservation one day in advance.

In early December until early March, we welcome you for gourmet getaways!

During the weekends, you can visit the nursery greenhouses enthusiasts, specialized in the cultivation of truffle oaks, discover the beautiful town of Sarlat and its truffle market. Participate in research truffles in a truffle grower friendly (caveur) accompanied by his dog. enjoy the cuisine of the Perigord around a table where the truffle is invited unceremoniously!

The price is fixed and on demand. It includes 2 nights and meals. A third night is free. Do not hesitate to contact us for more information.

Prices of houses are related to the season (high season, high season, medium and low season) It is possible to rent for 2 nights minimum. outside the summer season.

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Françoise Ravet
Member since: 2012
Speaks: english, french, spanish, dutch
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Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2017

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25% payable à la réservation .
Solde restant payable 2 mois avant la date du début de location.
Si la réservation est faite moins de 2 mois avant le début de location, celle-ci est payable totalement.
Une caution de 200 € sera déposée au plus tard le jour d'arrivée et sera remboursée une semaine après le séjour.
D'octobre à mai inclus, il est possible de louer 2 nuits minimum. Nous consulter.
Une Caution de 200 EU sera demandée a l’arrivée.


Saint-Amand-de-Coly Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Accommodation Type:
  • Bed & Breakfast
  • Catering available
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 80 m²
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Lake
  • River
  • Rural
  • Village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Activities Guide
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Maps
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Security System
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Salle de bains 1 - toilet , shower
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Chambre 1 - 1 queen
  • The room is very nice, a double French doors facing south brings a lot of brightness. All towels and linens are provided.
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Games
  • Games for Kids
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Balcony
  • Beach Chairs
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Pétanque Court
  • Terrace
  • 2 garden chairs
  • 2 beach chairs
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • arboretum
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • festivals
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • rain forests
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • bowling center
  • disco club
  • eco tourism
  • gambling casinos
  • horseback riding
  • hydrotherapy
  • outlet shopping
  • paddle boating
  • scenic drives
  • thalassotherapy
  • walking
  • water sports
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf privileges optional
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • paragliding
  • pier fishing
  • roller blading
  • spelunking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
We offer meals in guest table on request (one day in advance), except on arrival day (Saturday). The unique menu will be prepared with vegetables and fruits from the garden as a happy compromise between our favorite heart and desiderata of our guests. Throughout the year we prepare original recipes that we like to introduce to our guests during the breakfast tables. Every weekend from early December to late February, we welcome you in the dead of winter can be very mild in this region, and leave to the discovery of the black Perigord truffle. Around tasty meal after a detour truffle market in Sarlat (black truffle Tuber melanosporum is scientifically called). For more information see paragraph "Weekend Truffles" and dedicated page on the site are ". Lesvieillesgranges fr"


Exceptional! 5/5 -
(7 traveler reviews)

Gîte 1 La Borie,
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
Seattle, WA

Wonderful Hosts, Beautiful and Peaceful Location

  • 5 of 5

My wife, myself, and my 6 year old son stayed in the gite La Borie for a week in the summer of 2014. The hosts, Francoise and Charles, were truly 'chaleureuse'. It was clear that Francoise really loves children; she welcomed our son like he was her own grandson coming to visit and was always happy to engage him in fun conversations. We enjoyed the pool when the weather permitted and went on several walks in the surrounding countryside when we weren't exploring various ruins or caves in the area. I would highly recommend arranging for a prepared meal. The food and wine were great and the conversation was better. Many of the ingredients came from their beautiful garden. The bed was comfortable and the kitchen was well-stocked for making meals. I would also recommend going to the Wednesday market in St. Genies, which is more like a open-air dinner for the whole community. It was pretty fun sitting down with a big plate of duck and frites elbow to elbow with the locals.

  • Submitted: Nov 29, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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North Yorkshire

Cosy gite in lovely surroundings

  • 5 of 5

The gite is very well equipped, clean and cosy. There is everything you need for a comfortable relaxing holiday. The grounds and pool are very quiet and peaceful and the patio area behind the gite is very well equipped with fantastic views. The local are is beautiful - typical Dordogne medieval villages and gorgeous scenery. Well placed to visit many places. Francoise and Charles are very friendly hosts and very helpful. Would highly recommend this gite and the area for families and couples alike.

  • Submitted: Sep 20, 2014
  • Stayed: Jul 2014
  • Source: HomeAway
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2 0

Lovely stay in a beautiful setting

  • 5 of 5

We stayed in La Salamandre gite last summer, with my parents and our little boy 5yrs and our 12 week old baby,it was absolutely beautiful, the owners Charles and Francoise were so welcoming and helpful, our little boy especially loved the open space to run around and play games. The pool area is lovely too nice and private and very clean. The gite its self was perfect it had everything we needed and was really well kept and immaculately clean! The gite is situated in a gorgeous hamlet close to various stunning towns and villages with lots to do! I would certainly recommend this to any family thinking of holidaying in France! We came back feeling totally relaxed and would definitely go back again! Family Heslop, North Yorkshire, England

  • Submitted: Jan 18, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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4 1

Urlaub wie Gott in Frankreich

  • 5 of 5

Diese Ferienwohnung kann man ohne Einschränkungen empfehlen. Ideal für 2 Personen. Großer Wohnraum mit Küche, Sat-TV und WLAN im Erdgeschoss und Schlafzimmer und Bad im 1.OG. Schöner und komplett abgetrennter Außenbereich mit Grill, sehr gepflegter und großer Pool.

Liegt wunderbar ruhig in einem ganz kleinen Weiler abseits der größeren Straßen. Einkaufsmöglichkeiten in der Umgebung mit 15min Fahrzeit schnell erreichbar. Die beiden Vermieter sind sehr nett und hilfsbereit und geizen nicht mit tollen Tipps zu Restaurants und Sehenswürdigkeiten. 3 Wochen Entspannung pur. Wir kommen bestimmt wieder!

  • Submitted: Sep 8, 2016
  • Stayed: Aug 2016
  • Source: Fewo Direkt, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Viele danken , Monica und Axel...we're happy to read your very nice appreciation we really hope to receive you again in La Doinie. Good wind to you! Kind regards, Fran and Charles
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Excellente vacances au calme!

  • 5 of 5

Nous avons passé pour la deuxième fois une semaine à la Borie (la première fois c'était en 2013). C'était une vraie réussite! Françoise et Charles, les propriétaires, sont extrêmement accueillants et sympathiques, tout en restant discrets. C'est un plaisir de les croiser le long de la piscine, au coin du potager ou dans le jardin et de discuter un peu!

La Borie en elle-même est un petit logement très cosy et bien équipé! Nous sommes un couple avec un bébé. Nous avions une chambre pour nous avec un excellent matelas et largement la place pour disposer le lit bébé sur le palier.

Petit jardin privatisé pour des petits barbecues en amoureux. Nous avons également savouré pour la deuxième fois la table d'hôtes proposée par Françoise et on s'est régalé.

Piscine nickel! Plein de choses à voir dans le coin, sans devoir rouler des heures en voiture! On y retournera c'est sûr!

Charles et Françoise, encore 1000 mercis!

  • Submitted: Jul 31, 2015
  • Stayed: Jul 2015
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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4 0

Charmant gite au calme et très proche de Sarlat!

  • 5 of 5

magnifique gite pour passer de bonnes vacances quelquesoit le temps en Périgord. Bien equipé (TV, BD,piscine, jardin privé,vraie cuisine....) pour un couple avec éventuellemnt un bébé.Charmants hôtes accueillants et discrets. Très proche de Sarlat mais sans la foule et le bruit, parfait!! A recommander!

  • Submitted: Aug 31, 2014
  • Stayed: Aug 2013
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
25 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
3 Kilometres
Saint Geniès
Nearest Golf
30 Kilometres
40 min
Nearest Train
16 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
25 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
3 Kilometres
Saint Geniès
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Lac de Tamnies
Car: recommended

The beautiful village of St Genies is 3km. With its castle and its slate roofs, Saint Genies is one of the finest medieval villages in the region. You will find shops, post office and quality restaurants and the Sunday market where producers are represented on the corner. As of December, the truffle markets come alive. Saint Genies has its own truffle market every Sunday morning. The "caveurs" present their local certified quality harvest! Markets also truffle-la-Caneda Sarlat on Saturday morning and other beautiful villages in the region during the week. Winter and being the opportunity to discover a rich cuisine of many in Perigord.

By the summer, in the spring, it is possible to rent bicycles, canoes within 10 minutes drive from La Doinie. The prehistoric caves of Lascaux, the unique architectural heritage of Sarlat, the castles of Beynac and Castelnaud, Marqueyssac Gardens and Eyrignac are just some of the many sights to see in this wonderful area. You can go canoeing on the Dordogne and Vézère, browse the local markets and taste the local specialties. The wine regions of Bergerac and Cahors (1 hour drive), confit, foie gras and nut products, gourmet delight!

From late November to the end of February, we welcome you to gourmet getaways! During the weekends, you can visit the nursery greenhouses enthusiasts, discover the beautiful town of Sarlat and its truffle market. Participate in the search for truffles in a truffle grower friendly (caveur) accompanied by his dog. Sample the cuisine of Perigord around a table or truffle invites unceremoniously!

Price is fixed including 2 nights and meals. A third night is free. For more detailed information, thank you to contact the owners.


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