Barn / 6 bedrooms / sleeps 14

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

La Grange is beautiful Barn conversion with WOW factor and a lovley feeling when you walk in, set in pretty secluded grounds with spectacular views over the rolling countryside.

The traditional features in the building and the luxury in the decor make it a lovely place to holiday, great for larger groups of friends or families travelling together, with the ability to close off bedrooms for smaller groups who want more room .

The excellent on site facilities, Heated Adults and Children's pool, Hot tub, Sauna, fun play areas, there are plenty of games and toys for all ages.

The two terraces make the most of the day, for those who want shade and those who love being in the sun all day with other areas for those who want to escape and read a book.

Size Sleeps up to 14, 6 bedrooms
Check in time: 16:00
Check out time: 10:00
Nearest beach Arcachon 150km or swimming lake with beach 20 minu
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 3 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bergerac 45 km, Nearest railway: Marmande 25 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Private outdoor pool (heated), Jacuzzi or hot tub, Sauna, Log fire, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (heated), Children's pool
General TV, Video player, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Safe, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Rooms 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 3 En suites
Furniture Double beds (3), Single beds (6), Cots (3), Dining seats for 14, Lounge seats for 12
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (heated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set, Trampoline
Access Secure parking, Suitable for people with restricted mobility, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

A renovated barn conversion to a superb standard offering all modern conveniences and yet retaining the original character and charm of the old French barn. The house is beautifully furnished with a mix of new and traditional furniture with plenty of soft furnishing for maximum comfort.

The barn a real wow facture with vaulted ceilings and large open plan living, a huge well stocked kitchen for preparing those long lunches, large dining area seating 14 and living area with comfy leather sofas , a galleried landing which is open to the vaulted ceiling .The gite offers spacious accommodation and facilities for 13 adults plus babies.

3 large double en suite bedrooms all have comfortable seating areas to relax if you need to escape the sun or just want to read late.

3 twin rooms, 2 of the twin's also have adjoining rooms both fitted with cots. Fully fitted bathroom/spa has a Jacuzzi bath, double sink, shower and sauna.

We pride ourselves on being child friendly with 4 high chairs, 3 cots, 1 crib, locks on all the kitchen cupboards and socket covers, permanent stair gates , baby monitors and plenty of toys and books and a wonderful play park.

Most importantly a fully fenced, alarmed and gated swimming pool area means you can relax and have peace of mind.

We have tried to cater for all your holiday needs with

English and French television (with freeview channels),

DVD's, book's, and music,

Indoor pool table

Plenty of board games

Indoor and outdoor toys for all ages.

On arrival you are welcomed with a cold drink, homemade gateaux and a complementary welcome pack so you can same our local produce. You also have the facility to pre-order your tasty evening meal (at extra cost) on the day of arrival.

We know how important holidays are and confident you will not be disappointed.

Further details outdoors

When you're not exploring the many local sites or activites and just want to relax we have 2 terraces one in full sun and one in part shade to make the most of both times of day.

With beautiful gardens to walk through, you can pick plums and herbs from the herb garden for those relaxing long lunches.

Relax in the hot tub under the gazebo or cool off and take a dip in the heated 10 x 5 metre pool. The terrace combines tiled and decked areas on which there are plenty of sun loungers, tables and parasols and next to you is the shallow children's pool to keep the little ones entertained.

Table tennis badminton ,boules, crocket are just some of the outdoor games to keep you occupied,

With a great play area with swings, slide, trampoline, and jungle gym play frame for 2012, and ride-ons for the children.

If that's not enough you can take a stroll around the beautiful countryside with a 10 minute walk up to the windmill or a bike ride around the country lanes.

We have 3 adult and 2 children's bikes.

Further details

The very descret owners are on hand to help out with anything you may need.

Changeovers are from Saturday to Saturday.

Departures: by 10am. Arrivals: after 4pm.

Complete information pack supplied offering suggestions from the best restaurants or night markets to go to, or which wine tasting tours are best, what activities are available in the area and the best bastide towns to visit.

All Towels and linen are provided.

utilities included in the price

Groups of less than 12 are availabe please enquire.

The Aquitaine region

Nestle in the south west the Lot-et-Garonne region has a climate of long hot summers and is famous as a growing region. The beautiful sunflowers, vines and plums which are turned into prunes, can be sampled locally.

Coulx

La Grange is situated in a small rural village just outside the village of Tombeboeuf (3km) which has a hotel with renowned restaurant, general store which sells excellent local produce, bakery, butchers and pharmacy. There is also a really good 9 hole golf course “golf de barthe” where you can spend the afternoon with lessons available for the novice, 5mins drive away.

There are several local bastide towns of Eymet, Monflanquin, Penne d'Agenais and Pujols all very different and lovely places to visit.. not forgetting the superb less crowded chateaux's the region has to offer.

We have a selection of very good restaurants nearby serving food specialties of the region using fresh local produce menus available at fixed prices or a la carte, and for a real treat you could try the Mitchelin star restaurant .

Local wine regions of Duras, Bergerac and Buzet all offering tours and tasting.

Most guests enjoy the simple life and venture out to the local morning markets pick up some speciality for lunch and spend the afternoon relaxing by the pool.

There is a fantastic swimming lake with a beach, pontoon and water activities which is about 20mins drive. This is a great day out like being at the seaside and has enough to entertain the whole family all day - you can fish there as well. There is another beach at the riverside town of Castlemoron-sur-Lot ( 10 minutes away) which has water activities, including canoes for hire and is also popular for fishing.

The abundance of activities close by means there is something for everybody including a children's petting farm, 15 minutes away, where you can feed the animals and make cheese. Horse riding is available 15mins drive away. We also have bikes available on site for the more energetic .

Canoeing is available on the many rivers, canals and lakes nearby.

If that's too strenuous you could hire a boat and follow Rick Stein's route from Marmande to Agen along the canal.

Park Wallaby is about 45mins away and offers thrill rides, etc, for all ages.

Tennis courts are available at Miramont lake which is about 15mins away.

Bergerac, Agen and Bordeaux are great cities to visit.

Fantastic night markets are not to be missed and are held at many of the local towns and villages during July and August . There you can try the local cuisine, soak up the ambiance, drink the wine and dance the night away with the local band in the market square. You will love it.