House | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
La Maison au Bord du Lac is a privately owned residence built on the hillside 50m from the shores of Lake Eguzon.
Nestled in it's own wooded garden and landscaped by quarried slate walling, the property blends sympathetically in to the landscape of the surrounding area.
The well appointed first floor Apartment with it's superb stunning panoramic views of the Lake, offers visitors the perfect base from which to explore the Creuse valley and surrounding areas, or to simply relax on one of the many beaches surrounding the Lake.
This Lakeside Apartment property comprises of an entrance hall, shower room/ WC, two bedrooms, a large lounge/ diner and kitchen.
The Beach is 5 mins walk away with restaurants, play area, swimming, boating and fishing. Mini golf also within walking disitance.
Local markets are a must to visit most selling superb local produce.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||La Fougeres 500 m|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, Long term lets (over 1 month), Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||600 m|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Limoges 100 km, Nearest railway: Eguzon 13 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|General||TV, CD player, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine|
|Rooms||2 bedrooms, 1 bathrooms of which 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 6|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
|Further details outdoors|
Gated entrance with sweeping drive, fully enclosed and secluded garden with barbeque area.
The property is a no-smoking residence but smoking is allowed within the grounds.
Bathroom towels are provided but guests are reminded to bring their own Beach towels.
WI-FI available upon request at an additional charge of 14.00 Euros per week (7 day minimum).
A Welcome Pack is provided on your arrival.
A initial deposit of 30% of the rental price is required to secure your booking.
Bookings made within six weeks of your stay are payable in full at the time of booking.
We do ask for a £200 Security Deposit cheque upon your arrival. The cheque will be returned within 1 month of departure if no damage or breakages have occurred.
Payment is due in full on your arrival (less deposit) in Euros or GB Pounds (for payment option in cash, payment is required in Euros, if payment option by cheque in GB Pounds).
The Loire Valley region
Being situated in the ancient province of Berry, bordering the Departments of Indre and Creuse, makes this an ideal location for discovering the countryside of rural France. The region offers unspoilt natural beauty with many forests, lakes, rivers and geological formations to explore.
The Lake at Eguzon covers an area of 312 hectares and has a wide choice of outdoor activities available for all ages, including Water Skiing, Sailing, Wake Boarding, Canoeing, Windsurfing, Swimming and much, much more.
For Walkers there are over 200km of well marked trails in the Eguzon area or follow in the footsteps of Saint Jacques de Compostelle on the Pilgrim’s route.
The area is famous for inspiring many works of art by the great impressionists, with Monet having lived in Fressilines for a number of years. Follow the sign posted trail of many of the Impressionist artists through the Valley of the Sedelle or Fressiline and enjoy the beauty of the enchanting scenery.
For historical and Architectural interest visit the nearby castle ruins at Crozant, the Gallo-Roman city of Argentomagus or visit the villages of Gargilesse and Saint Benoit du Sault, classified as among the 'most beautiful villages of France’.
Some of the best carp fishing in Europe is to be found in the region and there are many trails for those who enjoy cycling.
Two Mini Golf courses are within a short distance from the property.
Eguzon is an attractive little town town just 10 mins by car from Les Quartiers. It has a supermarket, petrol stations and a number of restaurants, bars shops and brocantes.
During the year there are many festivals celebrated in the area, some of which are detailed below:
La fete du lac 3rd Sunday in July (Eguzon /Saint Plantaire /Cuzion
Festival d'ete 3rd Sunday in August (Gargilesse)
La Batteuse 4th Sunday in August (Baraize) - See Photographs
Fete de la Sorcellerie 3rd Sunday in October (Cuzion)
Fete de la Chataigne All Saints Day (Eguzon)