Entrance is gained via a fruit tree-lined driveway, with fields all around. The cottage has its own garage and is on the south facing side of a gentle valley overlooking the forest on the horizon. Deer and birds of prey can regularly be seen, and there are beautiful walks in the forest abounding with wild flowers. The cottage is near a tranquil village, but also ideally placed for sightseeing and outdoor activities. All electricity and linen are provided also with some towels, although you may wish to bring more.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lanquais 8 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||4 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 15 km, Nearest railway: Bergerac 20 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
Both bedrooms have vaulted ceilings with exposed beams. There are novels, games, puzzles and DVDs available.
|Further details outdoors|
There is a covered terrace and patio area. Sunloungers are provided.
Your accommodation is available from 5pm on your start day until 10am on the day of departure.
You are required to have your own insurance for all your personal possessions.
The accommodation provided is self-catering and must be left clean and tidy. A security deposit of £150/€200 is required on arrival to cover damages/breakages/excess cleaning, which is returned to you on departure (less any costs).
Change over days are usually Saturdays, but it is possible to arrange for a different start day. A discount can be negotiated for periods of more than 2 weeks. Linen and some towels are included in the rental fee, but you may wish to bring more towels and beach towels. Heating is included in the price. A travel cot and high chair can be provided on request. We can accept payment in either pounds sterling or euros.
Payments: A 25% non-refundable deposit is required to secure your booking. The balance of payment is required not less than 10 weeks before commencement of your stay, or we reserve the right to re-let the cottage.
The area is steeped in history, with a multitude of tourist attractions nearby. Our village has beautiful castle ruins, making it a great place to take a wander. There are many chateaux, caves and vinyards to visit.
Within a 10 minute drive there is a lake with beach at Lanquais, next to the chateau which is open to the public. There are horse-riding, tennis and water sports facilities nearby, and the River Dordogne is also within 2 miles for boat trips, canoeing and fishing. It is a great area for bird-watching or cycling too. In July and August there are many festivals, with evening food markets in most villages.
There are markets for fresh fruits and vegetables to be found on most days in the local villages, and other markets are held in the squares of Bergerac. During the summer period there are many festivals, and the owners can inform you of special activities. There is a golf course within 2 miles, and plenty of restaurants to choose from.
Within a 10 minute drive there is a lake with beach at Lanquais, next to the chateau. There are horseriding and tennis facilities nearby, and the River Dordogne is also within 2 miles for boat trips, canoeing and fishing.
The local wines include Pecharmant, Bergerac, Monbazillac and Bordeaux.
There is an amazing choice of food, including duck, foie gras and truffles. Exciting visits include the prehistoric caves at Lascaux and, of course, the Dordogne valley itself with its spectacular scenery and plenty of dramatic and beautiful chateaux, many of which have wine-tasting tours.
Cause de Clerans itself has ruins to view when wandering around its lanes.