Cottage | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Stunning spacious 4 bedroom cottage within 1 acre of land, surrounded by woodland and beautiful views and countryside, 2 minutes from the pretty village of Saint Geniès which offers a local weekly market with local produce, boulangerie, charcuterie, tabac which does excellent coffee, award winning restaurant 'Le Chateau', grocery and local produce store. 10 minutes from the medieval town of Sarlat.

Maison de Fleurs de Cerisier and Petite Maison are 10 minutes drive from the medieval town of Sarlat is the most famous town in the region. Beautifully restored old town and large selection of cafe/bars, gourmet restaurants and ice cream parlours. Renowned for its foie gras and truffles. The endless alleyways and cobbled streets full of charm and heritage are a pleasure to wander through. Both are surrounded by woodland and beautiful countryside, 2 minutes from the pretty village of Saint Geniès - described by the Michelin Guide as the prettiest village in France. Large south facing gardens and sun terrace, ideal for al fresco dining. Private drive and ample parking. Saint Geniès offers a local weekly market with local produce, boulangerie, tabac, supermarket, childrens' play area and 'Le Chateau' (an award winning restaurant) and 12th century church and fortified bell-tower dating from the 14th century.

Size Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms
Access Car advised, Wheelchair users
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Brive, Bergerac, Limoges, Bordeaux, Nearest railway: Sarlat
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

Luxuries DVD player
General TV, CD player, Safe, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms
Furniture Single beds (3), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, Shared garden
Access Parking, Wheelchair users

The Aquitaine/Dordogne region

Saint Geniès (less than 2 kms) - Market on Sunday and Wednesday evening in July/August.

Sarlat (10 kms) - market on Saturday.

Art, music, movie and food festivals throughout the year.

Christmas market.

Manoir d'Eyrignac gardens, Salignac-Eyvigues (15 kms).

Lascaux II, Montignac (16 kms).

Chateau de Losse, Thonac (20 kms).

Beynac-et-Cazenac (23 kms).

Les Eyzies (23 kms).

Domme (25 kms).

La Roque-Gageac (26 kms).

Rocamadour (48 kms) 1hr drive.

Gouffre de Padirac (60 kms) 1hr drive.


Nearest Swimming Pool: Sarlat (15 mins)

Nearest lake beach: Etang de Tamnies (10 mins)

The swimming lake of Tamnies with a sandy beach (ideal for small children).There is also ample parking, picnic tables, playground, toilets and also a snack bar. Pedal boats are for hire and ideal for fishing.

Nearest Dordogne river beaches: Saint-Julien-de-Lampon (20 kms); Vitrac (20 kms)

Losmoz Bowling and restaurant, Sarlat.

Leisure park - l'Appel de la Forêt, Thenon.

Adventure Park - la Foret des Ecureuils, Sarlat.

Chocolaterie Bovetti - Chocolate Museum, Terrasson.

Perigord-Equitation, Saint Geniès.

Canoe - Kayak Rental, Montignac.

Karting - Salignac

Indian Forest, Park Adventure - Carsac Aillac