Chateau | 7 bedrooms | sleeps 18
The Chateau has been beautifully restored yet retains many original features. Everything you need for a superb family holiday is provided. You will have exclusive use of the Chateau and separate cottage with private pool which is fenced and alarmed. Beside the pool is a covered pool house with dining tables and chairs a large BBQ and a kitchen, ideal for summer outdoor eating. There is a south facing sun terrace, large gardens and direct, private access to the river and a jetty. A small fishing boat and canoe are provided for your use. For those who like to sit quietly in the shade, there are numerous ancient trees to sit beneath, whilst still enjoying the lovely view of the river.
Inside the Chateau, the rooms are beautifully decorated and furnished and all the bedrooms have views of either the garden or the river. There is one bedroom on the ground floor which would be particularly suitable for wheelchair users or for family members who would rather not use the stairs. Additionally there is a 2 bedroom cottage available to the guests staying at the Chateau. The maximum number remains 18 however the extra bedrooms allow more flexibility for you and your guests.
|Size||Sleeps up to 18, 7 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 30 km, Nearest railway: Agen 30 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Boat available|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||7 bedrooms, 7 bathrooms of which 6 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (7), Double beds (7), Cots (2), Dining seats for 18, Lounge seats for 18|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
Each of the bedrooms are decorated and furnished to a high standard.
The Chateau has;
2 x Triple rooms (double plus single beds) en-suite
4 x Double room en-suite
1 x (double plus two single beds) Ground Floor with separate shower room
The Self Contained Cottage has;
Situated alongside the Chateau with its own Kitchen and bathroom.
1 x double room
1 x Triple room (three single beds)
The upstairs Chateau bedrooms each have their own en suite facilities,four have cast iron roll top baths and separate WC's in the turrets. The downstairs bedroom has a private shower room, also on the ground floor.
The kitchen is open plan to the dining room and is 11 meters in length, meaning there's plenty space for everyone to be "helping out". There is a beautiful solid cherry wood fitted kitchen with marble worktops and a large commercial oven.
|Further details outdoors|
Own River access and Jetty.
large garden with mature trees and bamboo forest
2 separate outside dining areas
A welcome hamper will be provided at the beginning of your stay to include basics such as coffee, English tea, milk, butter and of course wine. Further shopping can be arranged to be delivered to the Chateau on your arrival. This will be paid for and arranged in addition to the basic rental price.
Babysitting can be arranged and paid for locally. A local chef to cook occasional meals can also be arranged and paid for locally.
House towels are provided and changed midweek. Cleaning is done weekly. Swimming towels are provided, one per guest.
For further details please view our website or contact us directly, we are more than happy to answer any questions you may have.
Some small dogs considered.
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
The Lot et Garonne offers unlimited scope for visitors. It is full of historical and architectural interest. You can visit the many bastide towns with their weekly markets selling locally grown or reared produce. During the summer many of the villages, Fongrave included, hold an evening market. Many holiday makers and locals gather in the villages to enjoy an evening of delicious food and music which is surely not to missed.
The area is also ideal for walking or cycling, the Chateau is positioned on a cycle path. There are a number of bikes available at the Chateau for guests to use.
A farm shop is located just a 2 min walk from the chateau where you can buy locally grown salad, vegetables and free range chickens. The farmers wife also makes ice cream and apple pies which are truly wonderful.
There is a small family run restaurant in Fongrave, just a 5 min walk away.
Castelmoron sur Lot
Fongrave is a very friendly village with a bar/ shop and restaurant. There is also a post office, a church with a magnificent carved wooden altar and a pretty chapel.
The Chateau has direct access to the River which as well as being picturesque is ideal area for fishing ( fishing licenses can be obtained from the village shop).
During the months of July and August evening markets are held by the river, and food, wine and live entertainment is available.
The village is on a cycle route and there are a number of bicycles at the Chateau for guests to use.