Gite | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
La Tuilerie gite is a wonderful 2 bedroom gite with its own entrance. A very well equipped gite, set in 4 Acres of quiet garden, with the pool overlooking stunning scenery of vineyards, horse paddocks and the valley. Great for Family Holidays the property is on the edge of 3 departments – Gironde, Dordogne and Lot-et-Garonne, close to the village of Gensac and only 25 mins from St Emilion. The wedding venues of Chateau Rigaud And Chateau Soulac are within a 5-10 min drive. we are only 4km south of the Dordogne River, which gives easy access to a vast range of activities including cycling, kayaking, pony trekking, tennis, fishing, châteaux's and medieval towns, all waiting to be explored. There are some very good golf courses within 30-60min drive which will suit most budgets. There is a 10m x 5m Pool and Included in the weekly price is all Bedding, Bathroom towels, Elec & Gas.(not swimming towels) the gite is very well equiped for young families, with toys, high chair, bath, cot, changing mat and baby/ toddler carrier.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 43 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Swing set, Trampoline|
|Further details indoors||
The property has a large lounge with an Wood burner (logs supplied if needed) Flat screen TV with access to BBC and ITV channels. a selection of games for the family.
French doors lead to a covered area with a swing seat and then onto an open garden. For your use an alfresco dining area with teak table and chairs and a BBQ overlooking the valley.
A step down from the lounge takes you into the Kitchen which is fully equipped and has a dining area.
The good sized bedrooms are comfortably furnished. It has 1double room with king size bed and 1twin room (which can be converted into a double bedroom ) with the addition of an extra bed or cot if required for a baby or small child.
A salon style hairdryer is supplied. all linen, bathroom towels, gas and elec are included in the cost and for guests staying for more than one week a change of bedding and towels will be supplied.(guests need to supply their own swimming towels towels)
|Further details outdoors||
All guest are welcome to wander around our grounds and pick fruit from our trees. The garden area is fairly flat however some of our ground has a steep gradient and can be uneven. So the need for a good pair of shoes if to be explored. There is a Teak table and chairs situated in the guests garden which is shaded by a big fruit tree. A sheltered area just outside the entrance has an outdoor swing . This is great to sit and unwind with a good book and a large glass of red wine after an afternoon exploring the area either by car, on foot or mountain bikes. The Gite has a 10x5m pool which is surrounded by sun-loungers and parasols. We also have a children's play area with swings and a slide and room to play football and other ball games. ( please note the property and grounds are non smoking and the pool is shared with the owners)
*With our complements the party will receive a welcome pack on the day of arrival. which will include items
such as a bottle of wine from the Vine yard which surrounds our property.
*We do work on a saturday change over but are flexible out of main school holidays and are happy to
work with guests to make the holiday or break something special.
*We are also happy to discuss all long term lets as it a great base for house hunting.
*To secure your booking we will require a 25% deposit of the total balance and a completed booking form.
*The owners do live on site, so are around to deal with any queries, requests or problems that you may have.
*For the comfort of all guests the property and grounds are Non smoking.
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
South west France, enjoys long hot summers and mild short winters. Steeped in history the area was a battle ground between French and English kings. The legacy being hundreds of Bastides towns (fortified) and Chateaux's (castles). The countryside is beautiful rolling hills, vineyards, orchards and numerous villages to explore.
Castillion la Bataille is only 15mins away, this being the last decisive battle of the hundred years war and
the world heritage site of Saint Emilion, an incredible open air museum only 25mins away is a stunning ochre coloured stone built town full of narrow streets, beautiful architecture, views and restaurants and is the world famous wine production area, so lots of tasting to try.
Bordeaux's cosmopolitan city atmosphere is 1 hour away, with good park and ride links.
La Tuilerie is in the area of Coubeyrac which is situated between the villages of Gensac and Pellegrue both being a short 4km away. They both offer a choice of shops: bakery, a well stocked 'Spar' shop in Gensac and an Eco Marche in Pellegrue, bank with cash dispenser, post office, chemist, Cafe bar, tourist information office. we have two very good restaurants close by. one being Chateau de Sanse (www.chateaudesanse.com) . Sainte Foy la Grande, is the nearest large town a 20min drive, on the Dordogne river and has several supermarkets and there are regular traditional markets throughout the region.