Les Deux Marronniers nestles in tranquil surroundings ,near both Bergerac and Eymet. This non smoking accommodation comprises lounge, fitted kitchen with dining area, 2 large bedrooms (1 with ensuite shower room) and family bathroom. The property has a covered dining terrace looking onto the large front garden. The freshwater swimming pool, with sun terrace and sun loungers , are at the rear of the property and surrounded by garden area. There is ample parking, Wifi, and 2 bicycles available for your enjoyment. Housekeeping and laundry is available (paid locally) and a welcome pack of basic essentials can also be arranged (paid locally).
The nearest shops are a short drive away, with Bergerac offering an abundance of retail therapy and dining options. The area offers plenty of sightseeing destinations, country walks and local markets, plus a variety of activities on the Dordogne river.
The closest airport is Bergerac.
The area also offers an abundance of fresh gastronomic delights with a variety of vineyards and fresh regional produce nearby.
|Size||Sleeps up to 5, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Limueil is the closest river beach 48 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 14 km, Nearest railway: Bergerac 17 km|
|Family friendly||Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (1), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Trampoline|
The beautiful Dordogne plays host to a number of gorgeous villages. As you drive around the region you will come across quaint, cute, picture perfect villages at every turn. At the very top of this list are a number of villages that have received the prestigious classification as French 'beautiful village'. "Les plus beaux villages de France" There are 152 "Les plus beaux villages de France" ten of which are found in the Dordogne - more than any other department in France. There are also a number of beautiful villages in the nearby Lot.
Markets are an important part of daily life in France, it is a chance for locals to meet and exchange gossip and to buy the best possible produce available. If you are in France during cherry or strawberry season - buy some. They will be the best fruit you have ever eaten!
The Dordogne is renowned for duck and goose products, walnuts and Rocamadour cheese which is produced nearby. When shopping in markets in the Dordogne pick up some confit de canard to cook when you get back to our holiday gite. Or if you are a wine lover, Bergerac vineyards cover 13.000 hectares on 93 villages.The blend and the choice of the vine constitute the Bergerac wine's prestige and bouquet. Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Malbec (Cot) are used for the reds and Sauvignon, Sémillon, Muscadelle for the whites.
Magnificent flower beds adorn the town of Bergerac (which won 'four flowers' at the Best Decorated Towns and Villages competition) but, far from being simply a pretty 'picture' town, Bergerac lives and thrives thanks to its legendary local gastronomy, regional wines, multitude of activities, flourishing markets, antique fairs and pedestrian walkways.
The renovated old town has been restored to its former beauty and a pleasurable afternoon can be spent simply strolling its streets and relaxing in its shady squares while admiring the museums and restored buildings.
Bergerac is just one of the areas delightful places to visit whilst staying with us. The villages of Eymet, Issigeac, Castillones, Miramont and Villareal are all within easy driving distance providing picturesque settings to enjoy a stroll, shop at their markets or just enjoy a cup of coffee.