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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 6 reviews

Le nid de faucons

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Very Good 4.5/5 Score from 6 reviews

Lovely stone house and Gite set in five and a half acres

Gite | 1 bedrooms | sleeps 4

Key Info
  • Beach / lakeside relaxation
  • Nearest beach 1 km
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Lanquais is a medieval village (featured in 'The Most Beautiful Villages in the Dordogne') dominated by Chateau de Lanquais, and surrounded by beautiful countryside with numerous forest walks. The Plan d'Eau de Lanquais is a man-made swimming lake with a sandy beach, offering a very pleasant day out for families with young children, and has a life guard, small café and toilets, and is located 1 mile from the property (open in July and August).

Just 20 minutes from Bergerac airport, Lanquais is ideal for exploring the Dordogne with its beautiful scenery, numerous chateaux, medieval villages and towns. Within striking distance are Sarlat, Perigueux, Cahors, the Correze and stone-age sites of the Vezere valley. Canoeing, swimming, walking, cycling, golfing and fishing are all available in the local area. The medieval market town of Issigeac is also nearby with a lovely typical French market on Sunday mornings.

Lanquais village has a small shop, with fresh bread delivered every morning, and a superb, reasonably priced restaurant Les Marronnieres, which also has a friendly bar. The nearest town is Lalinde, only about a 10 minute drive for supermarket shopping, or Bergerac (20 minutes away).

The Gite itself is a wing of a converted barn, set in five and a half acres, 1 mile outside of Lanquais. It is a very tranquil and peaceful setting with some wonderful views. The Gite has a separate lounge with private terrace, a large vaulted kitchen dining room, a downstairs bedroom with a double bed, with a mezzanine area above with two single beds. There is an ensuite shower room to the main bedroom. A travel cot is available if required. Also, If needed, a further double bedroom with ensuite shower is available by separate negotiation (attached to the main house with private entrance) so that the Gite could accommodate a party of six. Please note there are limited reviews as the property is newly renovated and therefore only just available.

Size Sleeps up to 4, 1 bedrooms
Nearest beach Swimming lake with sandy beach at Lanquais 1 km
Will consider Long term lets (over 1 month)
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bergerac 18 km, Nearest railway: Lalinde 8 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 DVD player
General CD player
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Washing machine
Rooms 1 bedroom, 1 bathrooms of which 1 En suites
Furniture Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 5
Other Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair
Outdoors Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Swing set
Access Parking

About this location

The Dordogne region

Just 20 minutes from Bergerac airport, Lanquais is ideal for exploring the Dordogne with its beautiful scenery, numerous chateaux, medieval villages and towns. Within striking distance are Sarlat, Perigueux, Cahors, the Correze and stone-age sites of the Vezere valley. Canoeing, swimming, walking, cycling, golfing and fishing are all available in the local area. The medieval market town of Issigeac is also nearby with a lovely typical French market on Sunday mornings.

Lalinde

Lanquais village has a small shop, with fresh bread delivered every morning, and a superb, reasonably priced restaurant Les Marronnieres, which also has a friendly bar. The nearest town is Lalinde, only about a 10 minute drive for supermarket shopping, or Bergerac (20 minutes away).

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6 Aug 2014

5/5

"Well-equipped, quiet stone gite in French countryside"

We had a great time at this stone gite in Lanquais. The kitchen is fully equipped, and Lisa had even bought some cheese, bread, coffee and a bottle of wine to welcome us :). The property is clean and … More

21 Jul 2014

5/5

"The perfect place to relax"

Le Nid de Faucons is the perfect spot to relax at, with beautiful scenery and stunning sunsets plus amenities not too far away, this gite is perfect if you want to switch off and just enjoy the countr… More

6 Jul 2014

4/5

"Tranquility in the French countryside"

We had a wonderful 2 weeks in this lovely barn conversion in an elevated position surrounded by views of French farmland and trees. We were made to feel so at home and even had BBQ's with the loc… More

18 Jun 2014

4/5

"Peace and quiet"

A traditional stone barn, beautifully restored, in a very quiet and peaceful setting. Perfect for relaxation. Fabulous restaurant in Lanquais - just a shame it was a bit too far to walk to.… More

20 May 2014

5/5

"Stunning Conversion done to a very high standard"

Lovely Gite - recently refurbished to a very high standard: very well equipped, everything you need in the beautifully designed kitchen. Comfortable bed and large en suite shower room again done to… More

7 Feb 2014

5/5

"Fond memories of this destination."

I've just found this property now advertised with holiday lettings, we stayed at this property in August 2013. This property is very well presented & maintained and set in one of our favourite di… More

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    Calendar last updated:17 Jan 2015

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