A perfect place for a fantastic family holiday with access to swimming pool & restaurant just a stroll across the lawns - Domaine de Brantome in the Dordogne, offers 'Margeurite', just one of our gorgeous villas for rental. 'Margeurite' is really bright, spacious, clean, well equipped and nicely furnished. This child friendly accommodation offers really a generous sitting and dining area and a well equipped modern kitchen.
It enjoys its own private terrace with a bbq and a nice garden area but the enclosed car-free grounds of Domaine de Brantome also offer lots of space for children to potter about safely. A frequent sight is a game of rounders being played on the lawns of the restaurant in the next Domaine as the sun sets.. There is of course use of the swimming pool, outdoor play area, table tennis table... and the lovely bar and restaurant to stroll to when you don't feel like cooking!
Even fussy kids love the restaurant as meals are designed to be healthy but delicious! A table on the lawn is often chosen by families with so little ones can potter between courses whilst mums and dads actually get to enjoy their lovely dinner!
The beautiful town of Brantome "Venice of the Dordogne" with its cafes, restaurants, river, park and cobblestone streets is only a stroll away down country paths.. everything is on your door step and a truly warm, caring welcome awaits!
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Beautiful swimming lakes within a short drive|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||500 m|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property, Boat available|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, Video player, CD player, Fax machine, Table tennis, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (3), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
Domaine de Brantome is perched on a hill alongside Domaine de La Roseraie with it's restaurant & pool, 600 meters from the beautiful town of Brantome, the 'Venice of the Dordogne''
There is a meandering county path which leads from the villas down into the town, making a visit to explore the town just a pleasant stroll away. Should you prefer to relax by the swimming pool it is open daily from 10am - midday & from 2pm - 6.45pm.
Brantome itself is one of the prettiest and most visited towns in the Dordogne. Located in the Nortwest part of the Périgord Vert, about an hour and a half from Bordeaux and Cognac county near Angouleme , the town is easily serviced by three airports in Bergerac, Angouleme and Limoges, each about 1 hour away by car. The TGV takes 3.5 hours from Paris to Angouleme and can be boarded from Charles de Gaulle Airport.
Once you have spent a day or two visiting Brantome, with it's cobblestone streets, magnificent abbey and riverside park, there are plenty of things to do and see in the surrounding areas.
No visit would be complete without visiting Saint Jean de Cole, to enjoy a meal in one of the excellent restaurants surrounding the hugh Roman church that crowns this pretty village. A little further away you can enjoy ancient Roman ruins in Perigueux, the capital of the Périgord, while Sarlat and nearby towns, situated in the Périgord Nord about an hour away, will charm you with their beautiful chateaux, villages and fortified ruins.
The location of our villas is exceptionally private and tranquil. There is ample free parking including secure parking for villa guests in our underground car park.
Brantome, the Venice of the Dordogne is simply the perfect town to have on your doorstep. It has all the practical features like supermarkets, banks, tourist office, post office but is also simply a wonderfully beautiful town to potter about.. Whether you want to rent a canoe and enjoy the views from the river, or sit drinking coffee and people-watch, or go on a boat ride and visit the bell tower.. there really is lots to do. There are activities for the more energetic such as canoing, tennis, a play ground and park, horseriding .. and the bustling Friday market is a must!
There are also two superb lakes close by.. with a fantastic beach, swimming platforms, canoeing, water skiing.. picnic areas and walks.. perfect for all the family! Domaine de Brantome is just a short stroll from Brantome, the "Venice of the Dordogne". Also on the doorstep are the beautiful villages of Bourdeilles and St Jean de Cole, and the gorgeous capital city of the Dordogne, Perigueux, with its cobblestone streets, cafe-filled squares, boutiques, markets and museums.. The towns of Bergerac, Sarlat, Saint Emillion and Hautefort are an easy day trip away...