Nicotiana 4 bed family friendly holiday home
from £93 /night help Price for guests, Nights
from £93 /night help Price for guests, Nights
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House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8
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House / 4 bedrooms / sleeps 8
A superb property as Set in a rural hamlet offering a peaceful location for getting away from the stress and strains of everyday life yet offering all the necessary facilities to make a holiday enjoyable for all age groups. Nicotiana is a superb renovation of a 19th century barn building, which has been converted to create two luxurious self contained four bedroom gîtes. Set in countryside in the golden triangle between the 'Cité Médiévale' of Gourdon, Sarlat and Rocamadour & 3.5km from the Dordogne border, with the Dordogne River being just 5.5km away. The barns are well situated for all the sites and attractions the area offers.
Nicotiana has the advantage of the early morning sun at the front of the property until the afternoon and the afternoon and evening sun at the rear, making the patio decking ideal for evening dining. A table and chairs is provided at the front of the house as well as the rear for full use of the sunshine.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Check in time:||17:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest beach||River & Lake Beaches within 15 minues drive 15 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 130 km, Nearest railway: Gourdon 12 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, CD player, Satellite TV|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
|Further details indoors|
Nicotiana which sleeps 8 + Cot, is one of 2 gîtes created from an old stone barn, providing spacious, comfortable, self contained accommodation, whilst retaining many beams and original features. This property can be rented together with its sister property Tuksumduin next door to enable large groups of friends or families to enjoy a stay together. The two combined properties will sleep 16 + cots.
Nicotiana has a fully fitted kitchen diner complete with full cooker, microwave, coffee maker, fridge/freezer, iron and ironing board. Plenty of crockery and glasses are provided, and the cupboards well stocked with cooking aids, should you decide to dine in.
The utility room contains a shower and wc and washing machine.
The lounge area is spacious and comfortably furnished with three 3 seater sofas, a midi hi-fi system, sideboard, TV / DVD coffee table and a small selection of books.
Open tread stairs from the kitchen diner lead up to a 4 spacious bedrooms and furnished with comfortable beds and ample wardrobe and drawer space, there is also room for a cot in the bedrooms .There is a family bathroom with shower.
Doors at the rear of the kitchen/diner lead out to the patio decking complete with bbq & table & chairs for those warm summer evenings, when you prefer to eat outside or just watch the sun go down whilst sampling the local wines. The patio looks out onto a garden area with flowers, whilst the front of the property overlooks farmland.
|Further details outdoors|
Terrace, Garden, BBQ, Parking, Garden Furniture. Parking for 2 cars.Patio decking with outside table, chairs and BBQ. Garden areas and some children's play equipment provided.
The Midi-Pyrénées region
There are lots of things to do in this beautiful region of France to suit all tastes. The ancient countryside, steeped in history is superb for walking, cycling, fishing, canoeing, or exploring the numerous medieval villages, castles and monasteries in the area particularly from the time of The Hundred Years War (1336-1431), including the famous monastic village of Rocamadour where you will also find monkey, butterfly and eagle parks. Visit the local markets, enjoy the fabulous local cuisine in the nearby restaurants and cafes or hire a canoe for the day and drift effortlessly downstream, maybe stopping for a B.B.Q. on the way.
Cars, taxis, bicyles, canoes, horses are available for hire and there is a 18 hole golf course at Souillac which also has a waterpark. There are various music festivals throughout the year to suit all tastes. Jazz, rock, classical and blues are all represented whilst local village fetes happen throughout summer.
On confirmed booking a detailed directions sheet with a map will be provided.
Within easy driving time.
Beynac et Cazenac—magnificent chateau overlooks river Dordogne, archaeological park.
Castelnaud la Chapelle—the most visited chateau in SW France, museum of walnuts, museum of middle-ages weaponry, gardens at Marqueyssac.
Domme-royal bastide overlooking river Dordogne, magnificent views, perigord noir’s largest grotto.
La Roque Gageac –beautiful village between cliffs and the river Dordogne, canoes and Gabares river boats
Le Bugue- Tuesday market, village of Bournat (craftsmen, animals, funfair), Aquarium.
Les Eyzies-prehistory centre of Europe, grottos, cave-paintings, museums.
Monpazier-beautiful bastide, perfect rectangular townplan, galleries, Chateau de Biron
Sarlat la Caneda - magnificent medieval city, renowned Saturday market, cathedral, churches, ramparts.
There is a cinema in Gourdon, swimming pool, and tennis courts. There is an Aqua parc in Souillac and numerous fishing lakes. Fishing permits can be purchased at the supermaket in Le Vigan.
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29 Sep 2014
"Peaceful, well equipped, rental. Friendly hosts and lots to do in the local area."
We had a fantastic holiday here for 12 days. Our friendly hosts greeted us with a wonderful welcome basket, with home made bread and cake, which was was a great surprise. It was a clean and spacious … More
9 Aug 2013
"What a find!"
From the moment we walked in we regretted having only managed to get the accommodation for four days and wished we had been there for our full two weeks in France. Everything had been thought of wit… More
10 Jul 2013
This was our second stay to tuksumduin, we will defiantly be back again. The barn is very spacious, spotlessly clean with everything you need and more, feels like home from home it's so comfy.It&… More
Hello My latest review has been associated with my property Nicotiana and it should have been for my other property Tuksumduin can you please move it to the right one Thank you
30 May 2013
"Fantastic Accommodation and area"
We stayed here for 2 weeks and had a fantastic holiday. The barn was huge and very clean! We were all very impressed with the decor and the standard of the furniture. We would definitely recommend this property.
18 May 2013
"Out in the country, not far to travel to idyllic and picturesque places."
Visit local markets and places such as Gourdon, Masclat, Domme, Souillac in this beautiful region of France. Taste the fabulous local cuisine in local restaurants and cafes. Enjoy the countryside and parks by walking, fishing or water-sport activities. Peaceful location for getting away from it all providing an enjoyable stay.
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