Part of an historic farm building complex, The Haybarn gite has a very pretty, spacious, open plan living area with original beamed ceiling. The separate bedroom has wonderful views and an en-suite bathroom with bath & shower. The kitchen incorporates all of the modern necessities. The gite offers fantastic accommodation for a couple wanting some privacy and relaxation.
Outside it has a large private terrace with your own barbecue, table & chairs, sun-loungers and large sun umbrella for those long hot sunny days. From the terrace overlooks the river Vezere and La Roque St Christophe and has access to the shared pool.
The beautiful renovated farm buildings provide indulgently comfortable accommodation sleeping from two to seven adults or a total of twelve when booked as a whole.
|Size||Sleeps up to 2, 1 bedrooms|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 72 km, Nearest railway: Sarlat 26 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, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites|
|Furniture||Double beds (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors|
The Hay Barn has a private terrace and separate parking area at the rear of the property. The gite is centrally heated and has a wood burning stove for those colder out of season days.
The Hay Barn is one of our 3 one bedroom gites, for information and availability on the other properties please contact the owners.
|Further details outdoors|
The terrace overlooks Le Roque de St Christophe,a famous world heritage site,also below the terrace there is a lovely view of the swimming pool shared by only 10/12 people max. Swimming pool open May to October
There is use of a washing machine in a seperate laundry room in main gite courtyard.
If you wish to avoid the hassle of cooking yourself on your first day of arrival or on longer sight seeing days, a pre-prepared meal can be cooked for you ready for you to heat and eat.
During November to March there will be a small charge for logs.
The land of a thousand chateaux, the Dordogne or Perigord as it was known,is split into four regions named for their natural features. Noir(black) region of dense forests, Vert(green) spruce trees, Pourpre(purple)vines and Blanc(white) natural limestone. Due to its natural beauty and abundance of medieval towns, chateau and villages, the perigord noir is the jewel in the crown of the Dordogne.
The Vezere Valley, with its predominance of prehistoric sites, makes this region one of the most visited. The medieval towns of Sarlat, Les Eyzies and the vibrant city of Perigueux and many traditional villages, each with a character of their own, including Domme, Rocamador, Beynac, Le Roque Gageac, Montignac with the famous Lascaux caves, St Leon sur Vezere, makes the region a real sight seeing experience.
An area made famous by Jean Auel's Earth's Children books. The sixth and latest one, Land of Painted Caves, was published in 2011. Many of our customers come to stay to see the area linked to these books.
The small village of Le Moustier derives its name from the prehistoric Mousterian era due to an important skull find there. It has a restaurant and boulangerie which is only 5 mins walk from the house and is situated between Montignac and Les Eyzies, site of the oldest prehistoric human remains.
The house is situated opposite Le Roque St Christophe, a site inhabited from prehistoric time until as late as the 16th century. This kilometer long cave carved into the rock thousands of years ago is lit up at night and makes a spectacular view from the house. Local activities include canoeing and kayaking on the Vezere with starting points at Le Moustier and at different stages along the river, horse riding, tennis, cycle hire. Golf, hot air ballooning, river cruises and more are all within 30 - 40 mins drive.