Set in the tranquil country side, in the heart of the Guyenne, l'Oreade du Verger overlooks sunflowers fields, gently sloping hills and the small village of Roumagne. It is completly self-contained with its own entrance and private fenced garden.
The gite has been designed to make the minimum impact on the environment. Thanks to the high level of state of the art insulation materials used in it's construction, it remains cool in summer. Keeping the environment in mind, all hot water and the underfloor heating is provided by a very friendly geothermal heating system.
A large patio doors opens onto a beautiful terrace (equipped with barbecue, table and garden furniture).
The lounge area is a triumph of open plan living incorporating the fully fitted kitchen. The first bedroom on the ground floor is furnished with a large wardrobe, a desk and a bed 160 X 200 (possibility to make twinbeds 80 X 200). The second bedroom located with private bathroom on the first floor is also furnished with a wardrobe and twinbeds 80 X 200 (possibility to make a double bed (160 X 200).
The swimming pool -10M X 5 M (1 to 2 M depth) - with security alarm and roman steps is equipped with loungers and parasol, and is only shared with the owners.
At just 2 kms from all the services you require, banks,post office, doctors, butchers, bakers, bar, supermarket... you'll have the opportunity to enjoy " la douceur de vivre " of the region, to visit sites, to practice your favourite sport or activity or simply relax and unwind by the pool whilst enjoying the delicious foods and wines of the locality which you have previously purchased at the myriad of local markets in this gastronomically renowned region of France.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||ARCACHON 150 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: BERGERAC 28 km, Nearest railway: MARMANDE 25 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Table tennis, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors|
Unlimited internet by Wireless system can be provided for free
Books and games at disposal
The electric oven has a children security
Baby cot, chair and bath at disposal
Child safety gate in the stairs
|Further details outdoors|
4 Bicycles can be provided for free.
Ping pong table.
Variety of outdoor games (badmington, boules, croquet...)
The swimming pool is available as soon as the water is hot enough (usually from beginning of May to the end of September).
Our Gite is awarded "3 Epis" by the "Gites de France". To enquire or make a booking please email or telephone to us after checking availability chart. A booking form and conditions which should be returned with a deposit of 25% to finally secure the booking will be send to you. The balance is payable one month before your stay.
A refundable security deposit of €250/£150 is payable at your arrival.
Rental period is Saturday 4 pm to Saturday 10 am
From October to May, very special conditions for long term rental. Please ask for details.
Prices include water, central heating, electricity cost
Please check with us regarding bed-linen and towels.
Unlimited Wireless Internel: Free
Maid service: 40€
We strongly advise our visitors to take an holiday cancellation insurance.
We are french but we know enough English (please forgive the mistakes) to be able to welcome you and to offer you any advice / help you may need.
The region has an abundance of interesting places to visit amongst the most famous in France:
The renowned sites of the Vezere Valley, Grottes de Lascaux.
Fortified market towns such as Sarlat, Bergerac, Villeneuve S/ Lot, a lot of Medieval "Chateaux": Biron, Bonaguil, Monbazillac, and the "bastides" so charactheristic constructed by the English and the French during the XIII th and the XIV th century: Mompazier, Villereal, Monflanquin, Duras, Monsegur are all around.
This region offers also an abondance of vineyards (Bergerac, Marmandais, Duras, Mombazillac, Pecharmant...) and of produces such as "Foie Gras", "Confits", "Pruneaux d'Agen"...
Beside the bastides and beautiful sceneries, there are colourful local markets every day of the week somewhere around. In Miramont de Guyenne it's on Monday and in Eymet (6 KM) it's on Thursday all over the year. Being as well an opportunity to provide oneself in various supplies as to palaver for hours, it's still the main event of the week for local community (Famous night-time farmers markets in July and August in Miramont, Eymet and all villages around).
From May to October many towns and villages come alive with special events such as music, theatre, dance and song (in August: Festival of Street Art in Miramont de Guyenne).
The area provides tennis, fishing, cycling, horse riding, air sports (flight in ballon), canoeing, pedalos.
You can also play golf (golf courses ranging from 15 mn to 30 mn drive away, which include the famous French course at "Chateau des Vigiers"). Golf clubs at disposal at the gite.