Gite | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Superb gites set in the tranquil Dordogne region of France are a perfect base for you to explore the surrounding Countryside and the magnificent Hautefort Chateau, with its impressive gardens which are close by.
Fleur de cerise was once an ancient stone granary which has been carefully restored to a high standard to provide spacious open plan contemporary living, with fully fitted kitchens which have a full comprehensive range of appliances. Oven & hob, fridge, washer, microwave etc.
Each accommodation have spacious bedrooms, bathroom & shower rooms easily accommodating from 2 - 8 people depending on requirements and all are completely centrally heated for winter rentals.
The good size swimming pool is 40ft x 20ft (12 metres x 6 metres) and 4ft.9 inches (1.45 metres) deep and is fitted with a modern safety fence and child proof gate.
New Swimming Pool installed for 2013
Free Wifi Available in all three gites.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lac de Rouffiac - Lakeside beach and watersports 23 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Limoges - Bellegarde Airport 80.5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player, Staffed property|
|Pool||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Shared garden, BBQ|
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
Fleur de cerise is set in picturesque Dordogne region in the south-west of France, it has many villages dotted around the area, some having weekly markets throughout the year. Hautefort is about a 5 minute drive, where there is one of the largest château’s in the Dordogne region with its attractive gardens and guided tours. Hautefort overlooks Étang du Coucou Lake were you are able to eat and drink in its lakeside bar or even participate in some fishing.
There is a manmade beach about a 30 minutes’ drive away at Lac de Rouffiac, a water-base adventure playground which is open throughout the summer season, with boats, canoes, pedaloes and also walking and cycling trails.
Horse riding is also available at Tourtoirac which is a 15 minuets drive away.
All amenities are to be found locally in the villages of St.Agnan and Cherveix Cubas.
St.Agnan has a superb supermarket, a petrol station, bakery (delicious bread and croissants), hotel with restaurant (that makes its own freshly baked pizzas) also in the village there's a bank with a cash machine.
Cherveix Cubas has a small supermarket, post office, pharmacy and several restaurants including Restaurant Franca, set in a converted barn, which serves excellent food at reasonable prices.
Larger towns such as Excideuil and Périgueux are a short driving distance away.
The Dordogne River with its medieval towns such as Sarlat, which has an excellent street market are well worth a visit.
Hautefort Chateau with its fantastic gardens - 5 mins
Excellent tourist information centre at Hautefort
There are also weekly local markets and various local events throughout the year.
Canoeing - 5 mins
Horse riding - 15 mins
Quad Biking - 10 mins
Paintballing - 10 mins
Fishing - 10 mins