Maillol Sud is a deceptively spacious stunning contemporary villa with 4 / 5 bedrooms and private pool on the edge of Laroque-Timbaut, a small village with weekly market in the Lot et Garonne countryside. The village hosts all amenities including a supermarket, 2 restaurants, 2 bars. The closest baker is 300m from the house. Bergerac is the closest airport (appx 45 mins). Bordeaux / Toulouse airports a little further.
The region is generally considered to be the gastronomic centre of France. The area is renowned for its Foie Gras, chestnuts and local farm produce and there are many excellent family run restaurants and auberges. Wine trails spread out in all directions offering the opportunity to visit Chateaux and buy direct. There are markets in the local villages where good quality produce can be purchased. During the summer months many of these villages hold fetes which provide further local colour with their lively parades and firework displays.
Tennis, fishing, lakes numerous walks and mountain bike routes are just a few of the local activities which can be found on your doorstep.
For golf lovers there are 2 excellent courses a short drive away. Castlenaud is a comprehensive golfing complex with both a championship length 18 hole course and a 9 hole course plus driving range. At Chateau Vigiers there is also another excellent 18 hole course.
|Size||Sleeps up to 13, 5 bedrooms|
|Nearest Amenities||300 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac, Bordeaux, Toulouse|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (3), Single beds (7), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, BBQ|
Things to do in the area:
Sailing at Temple-sur-lot -
Golf at Castelnaud de Gratecambe -18 holes & Chateau des Vigiers -18 holes
Parc Walibi - theme park near Agen with rides for children and adults.
Grottes de Fontirou - natural caves
Chateau Bonaguil near Fumel
The Buzet, Bergerac and Duras Vineyards are within one hour's drive and well worth a visit.