Gite | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 10
La Maison Bleu. 1 of 3 fabulous gites sleeping 8-10 people situated in South West France in the heart of the Dordogne. The gite is set in 1 hectare of gardens in the village of Les Eyzies de Tayac nr to Sarlat.
The gite offers excellent facilities, spacious living and dining, with private patio with BBQ. The property is full of character and has everything you need for a perfect relaxing holiday with family and friends.
Lovely swimming pool with views over the surrounding countryside, children's play area with trampoline, swings , pirate ship, play house, sandpit and games room with table football and pool table and lots of other games
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Will consider||Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Access||Car advised, Wheelchair users|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 53 km, Nearest railway: Les Eyzies 2 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages, Suitable for people with restricted mobility|
|Notes||Pets welcome, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||Log fire, DVD player, Staffed property|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 Family bathrooms|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (2), Cots (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 10|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Swing set, Trampoline, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Parking, Wheelchair users|
|Further details indoors|
The Gites have a spacious open plan living area with a log burner and a well equipped kitchen has everything you would need to cater for the largest group. The dining area seats up to 10 people and there are French doors leading onto a large patio with table and chairs and a BBQ, with views over the gardens and surrounding countryside.
The house is perfect for friends and family to spend relaxing quality time together.
|Further details outdoors|
The swimming pool is fully enclosed for additional safety and has a large sun deck with sunloungers and parasols so you can enjoy the views over the garden and surrounding countryside.
There is a children's play area with enclosed trampoline, pirate ship, play house, sandpit and swings. There is a games room with table football, pool table and lots of other games.
There is plenty of room in the grounds for ball games and lots of great places for hide and seek.
At the bottom of the gardens runs the small tributary river La Beune, this is an ideal place for a spot of fishing in peace and tranquility.
Driveway – there is ample parking for 3-4 vehicles.
30% deposit is payable on booking with the balance due 8 weeks before arrival date.
A £200.00 security deposit is required for each booking - this is fully refundable.
We can accept payment in Euro please contact the owner for the current rate
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
The Dordogne River formed the historic frontier between France and England during the Hundred Years War along its banks are a thousand and one castles steeped in legend to explore and witness the centuries of history and mixed cultures.
With its gorgeous countryside and spectacular cuisine the Dordogne in the South West of France really has it all. Whether your visit is to look back in time to the first cave dwellers or relive the medieval conquests or delight in the areas renowned culinary tradition or just to relax and enjoy the many leisure and sporting activities the area offers, one thing we can be sure of your visit will be unforgettable.
On almost every Dordogne menu diners will be tempted by the local delicacy of duck served in many difference but equally delicious guises from Confit de canard to the well know Foie Gras
The Dordogne is also renowned for truffles, mushrooms and walnuts. Truffles are luxuriously expensive whilst walnut trees cover great areas of the Dordogne countryside and the locally produced walnut oil is great drizzled over a green salad.
Les Girouteaux is situated on the edge of the village that provides all the local amenities you require such as bakery/patisserie, butcher, small supermarket, post office/cash machine, tourist office, cafes, restaurants, bars. There is also access to the river Vezere where you can picnic, swim or hire canoes
There is a museum of prehistory and a fabulous collection of prehistoric sites including the Font de Gaume. Bicycle hire is available from the Tourist office and if you are a horse lover there is a fabulous riding school for treks through the surrounding Dordogne countryside (all ages and abilities are catered for).
All around within a short distance of Les Eyzies are the sights and cultural events that the Dordogne Valley is famous for. Sarlat the medieval market town, with its Michelin starred restaurants and cafes and famous street markets and stalls is a 20 minute drive, Limuel a ‘Beau Villages’ is where the Dordogne and Vezere rivers split and is a place of outstanding beauty.
The area surrounding Les Girouteaux gites is full of things to do and places to see from castles, prehistory, beau villages, bastide towns to wine tasting, gourmet restaurants, swimming and canoeing. The Dordogne area is perfect for friends and families to enjoy a stimulating but relaxing holiday with a wealth of new things to view and do.
We will be happy to answer any questions you may have. We have extensive knowledge of the area and would be delighted to give advice on the many attractions available or any other enquiries.