Apartment | 3 bedrooms | sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Nearest beach 149 km
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages 5
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Le Grand Maine is situated just 1 km from the village which has a bakery and excellent restaurant, so its not to far to stagger back. Villeneuve-de-Duras is in the Lot et Garonne, a few miles to the south of The Dordogne and close to the Gironde Department, making it an excellent base for exploring this beautiful area. The region has literally thousands of chateaux to view and is dotted with lovely medieval villages and bastide towns with superb gastronomic markets most days.

The region is most famous for its Prunes, Foie gras and of course, wine. With the growing regions of Bergerac, Bordeaux, St Emillion, Monbazilliac, Pomeral and Cote de Duras, you will never go thirsty with lots of opportunity for tasting and buying. The closest vineyard is 100yards away ‘Domaine de Grand Mayne’ so you need not travel far for your first taste! You can canoe down the Dordogne, Horse ride through the vines, go play a round of golf at renowned Chateau Vigiers, fishing at one of the local lakes you can just drive around and enjoy the beautiful scenery and wonderful restaurants with their ‘Plat de Jour’.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Nearest beach Arcachon 149 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bergerac 39 km, Nearest railway: Ste Foy La Grande 10 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms
Furniture 1 Sofa beds, Single beds (4), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking
Further details indoors

The beds in bedroom 2 lock together to make a super king size bed if required.

Our aim has been to provide accommodation we would be delighted to say in ourselves if it were our holiday. Therefore, we have tried to make the accommodation comfortable and welcoming.

Further details outdoors

The house is situated in a hectare of matured gardens, surrounded by vines and plum trees. There are sunloungers by the pool and some garden games provided along with pool floats.

THE POOL IS PRIVATE AND FOR THE EXCLUSIVE USE OF GUESTS!!

Further details

The rates for mid and high season are based on maximum occupancy of 6 . Extra charges apply for partys of 8.

The weekly rentals are for the house and swimming pool and include all utilities except telephone. Bed linen and towels are provided.

A deposit of 20% is required at the time of booking, the full balance required 8 weeks before the commencement of the holiday.

THE POOL IS PRIVATE AND FOR THE EXCLUSIVE USE OF GUESTS!!

POOL HEATING AT A CONSTANT 27° IS AVAILABLE BETWEEN MAY AND OCTOBER FOR AN EXTRA CHARGE OF £100 PER WEEK.

The Aquitaine/Dordogne region

There is lots to see, taste and experience in this region of France. The apartment has an extensive information book and Restaurant Guide in which we update our favoured wines and local producers and places to eat for you to enjoy.

The climate is warm May and June (approx 30°+) and Hot in July and August ( approx 40°+)

The area has loads of lovely chateaux to visit, the whole region is steeped in history and of special interest to those who with a special interest in the hundred year war and the English ownership of Aquitaine.

Duras

The local town is the Chateau town of Duras which is excellent for general shopping. There are also restaurants, supermarket, bars, banks, bakers, butchers and petrol stations. in both Ste Foy la Grande, Bergerac and Marmande.

There are numerous markets at all the local towns at various times through out the week, so you will never go hungry!