Gite | 2 bedrooms | sleeps 4
NEW FOR 2014 - A stunning newly completed barn conversion set in 5 acres of tranquil countryside, located in a beautiful region of SW France.
The gite has an airy open-plan layout with a contemporary fully-equiped kitchen, 2 bedrooms with luxury cotton bedding, 2 luxury shower rooms (one of which is en-suite to the master bedroom) with soft and fluffy towels, LED television with English freeview channels, DVD player, iPod dock and wifi.
Bedroom 2 can be configured as a king or 2 singles.
Travel cots and highchairs available upon request.
Outside there is a private pool with decked terrace, sun loungers and parasols, courtyard with BBQ, parking.
Pool towels are not provided
You can also enjoy a woodland walk around our woods.
The Lot-et-Garonne area is perfect for families, couples and friends, with plenty of activities available for all ages, including walking, cycling, horse riding, canoeing, climbing, golf.
Chateau Bonaguil is less than 5 minutes away by car, a marvel of military architecture dating back to the 13th century. As well as being an interesting place to explore, it hosts evening concerts and medieval displays, and there are 3 restaurants at the foot of the chateau.
Also nearby are numerous vineyards of the up-and-coming Cahors wine region, offering plenty of opportunities to sample and learn about the 'black wine' dating back to Roman times.
During the summer months there are some lovely markets in nearby bastide towns; Monflanquin, Puy-l'Évêque, Touron d'Agenais, Villeneuve-sur-Lot, Pujols.
|Size||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Swimming lakes with sandy beaches|
|Nearest Amenities||5 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac, approx 1 hour 50 km, Nearest railway: Monsempron Libos approx 10 mins with links to Agen|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|General||TV, Games room, 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 1 En suites and 1 Shower rooms|
|Furniture||Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 4, Lounge seats for 4|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ|
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
Lovely climate with warm spring and autumn and a hot summer.
Picturesque countryside with rolling hills, rivers, forests and natural caves.
Historic bastide (fortified) towns with medieval architecture and far-reaching views of the surrounding countryside.
Colourful markets with local produce, and night markets offering hot food and a sociable atmosphere.
Vineyards of Bordeaux, Bergerac and Cahors within easy reach, most with free wine tasting and guided tours.
Gastronomic restaurants offering a wide range of food and wine and local specialities; duck, foie gras, Aquitaine blond beef.
Ideally situated on the borders of Dordogne, Lot and Tarn et Garonne.
Close to several spectacular chateaux, including Bonaguil, Biron and Fumel.
Numerous Cahors vineyards on the doorstep.
Other activities include swimming lakes, 'Parc en ciel' for a treetop adventure, observatory, local walks, cycling, canoeing, river excursions, climbing, hot air ballooning.