About the home
The Cottage offers a Secluded, Romantic Setting with Pool.
A quaint yet spacious Perigordian cottage in Dordogne, France. Located just over half an hour from the capital of the Dordogne, Perigueux.
The beautifully converted Cottage and Granary are totally independent and therefore offer their own privacy. The Cottage is completly self contained with its own private terrace and BBQ area. Offering beautiful views over fields and woods this idyllically positioned cottage makes an ideal rental property for couples looking for romantic breaks or families with children.
Situated up a private driveway with no immediate neighbours this property is surrounded by fields. The large shady walnut trees nearby offer plenty of shade.
The 10 x 5 metre swimming pool is set into the hillside and is in full sun all day. There is a large metal gazabo for shade and plenty of sun loungers, this idyllic pool offers amazing views. Our guests are always blown away with the stunning views.
|Size:||Sleeps up to 4, 2 bedrooms|
|Will consider:||Long lets|
Nearest amenities: 5km
|Family friendly?||Suitable for children of all ages|
Suitable for people with restricted mobility
|Notes:||No pets allowed|
No smoking at this property
|Luxuries:||Log fire, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool:||Shared outdoor pool (unheated)|
|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:||2 Bedrooms, 1 family bathroom|
|Furniture:||Single beds (2), Double beds (1), Cots (1), Dining seating for 4, Lounge seating for 5|
|Other:||Please check with the advertiser regarding linen and towels|
|Outdoors:||Shared outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony / Terrace, BBQ, Bicycles available|
Further details indoors:
Accommodation - The Cottage - sleeps 2 - 4
The open plan layout of the cottage gives an wonderful feeling of spaciousness with patio doors from the lounge and kitchen/dining area opening directly to the rear of the cottage. With views across the fields the atmosphere is one of peace and tranquillity.
The Cottage is tastefully furnished with brand new top quality furnishings and fittings. The new oak kitchen has oven and hob, double sink, integral fridge freezer and dishwasher. The spacious well equipped kitchen has doors to the front and rear. The dining area of the kitchen has a good size round table and plenty of chairs, with easy access to the rear terrace for the outside dining area. The lounge has a chimney with wood burning stove, leather sofa and leather chairs. With terrace doors opening to the rear of the property plus window over looking the valley views.
With 2 Bedrooms upstairs, one with kingsize bed and one twin bedroom the cottage comfortably sleeps 4 people. The main bathroom has bath with over shower, basin and toilet.
All the bedrooms are tastefully furnished with sumptious fixtures and fittings. Luxurious thick mattresses of high quality. All the bedrooms offer great views from their dorma windows.
Often during the balmy summer evenings passing deer can be seen from The Cottage. There is an abundance of wildlife, birdlife and assortment of wild flowers, with wild orchids growing in the verges leading to Lavaud
Further details outdoors:
Situated up a private driveway with no immediate neighbours this property is surrounded by fields. The large shady walnut trees beside the Granary and Cottage offer plenty of shade.
The 10 x 5 metre swimming pool is situated up on the hillside with stunning views. The pool is in full sun all day. There is a large metal gazabo offering shade on the pool terrace and plenty of sun loungers for resting on and taking in the stunning views.
This beautifully renovated Perigordian Cottage is adjacent to the Granary. Both have plenty of their own space around them, and their own totally independent terraces for dining with BBQ's and plenty of outdoor seating. The Cottage offers complete self contained accommodation with beautiful views over fields and woods this idyllically positioned cottage makes an ideal rental property for couples looking for romantic breaks or house hunting trips.
Prices are per week.
Inclusive of electricity, gas, heating and bed linen.
Winter lets incur a heating charge. (it is fully central heated with under flooring)
Saturday to Saturday bookings arriving at 5pm and departing by 10.am.
A deposit of 30% will confirm your booking along with receipt of the booking form.
The remaining balance payable 8 weeks before the holiday.
A breakage deposit of £350 required, this is payable at the time of the remaining balance.
Additional price information
* Welcome supper available by arrangement.
* Change over charge of 70€.This is payable in cash on arrival for your end of stay turnaround.
The Aquitaine / Dordogne / Dordogne region
Although rurally located Lavaud is near to plenty of local attractions, including caves, chateaux, quaint villages and restaurants. With St Jean de Cole only a few minutes drive away this beautiful village has been voted as one of France's prettiest. The magnificent chateau at Jumilhac is well worth a visit along with the Venice of the Perigord - Brantome.
For the more adventurous of you then there is canoeing at Brantome or on the River Dordogne near Le Bugue.
Being just 3 hours drive away to the Massif Central for skiing and 3 hours drive to the coast those of you who wish to venture further afield can easily do so. Bordeaux is just over 2 hours drive away.
With the capital of the Dordogne, Perigueux, being only 30 mins away a visit to the old town is a must. The twice weekly market and vast choice of restaurants will make the trip one to remember.
The Perigueux area
Nearby there is horse riding, golf, fishing and canoeing, acro parc. There are also swimming lakes with beaches and waterslides.
For further details or any special requests, please do not hesitate to get in touch. We can arrange catering or cakes, restaurant reservations or baby-sitting.
Special functions with spit-roasted lamb served with all the traditional local drinks and trimmings. Photography groups, flying lessons, romantic weekends, we can organise it for you.
How to get there
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Lavaud is situated ten minutes drive East of the main N21 trunk road, approximately 30km from Perigueux.
With cheap flights available with Ryanair getting here has never been so easy!
Limoges is our nearest airport.
Limoges Airport (47.7 kms)
Limoges airport is served by Ryanair (from several locations in the UK, including Stansted, Liverpool
Angouleme Airport (67.3 kms)
Angoulême’s Brie-Champniers airport welcomes low cost airline Ryanair
Bergerac Airport (79.3 kms)
Bergerac is situated east of Bordeaux and is the most convenient airport for those travelling to the Dordogne
Bordeaux Airport (151.1 kms)
Bordeaux is a very modern, very clean and very well organised airport.
Activities near Perigueux
Tennis in town
Golf within 30 mins drive
Rural / countryside retreats
Beach or lakeside relaxation
|Rental prices originally quoted in: British £||Convert to:|
|Prices for group size 4|
|Period||From||To||Weekly||Nightly rate|| Minimum |
|28 Oct 12||15 Dec 12||£ 400||-||-||1 Week|
|15 Dec 12||5 Jan 13||£ 1000||-||-||1 Week|
|5 Jan 13||30 Mar 13||£ 300||-||-||1 Week|
|30 Mar 13||4 May 13||£ 400||-||-||1 Week|
|4 May 13||1 Jun 13||£ 500||-||-||1 Week|
|1 Jun 13||29 Jun 13||£ 600||-||-||1 Week|
|29 Jun 13||13 Jul 13||£ 850||-||-||1 Week|
|13 Jul 13||31 Aug 13||£ 1100||-||-||1 Week|
|31 Aug 13||28 Sep 13||£ 800||-||-||1 Week|
The property's weekend rates apply to: Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights
NB: Prices may be subject to change at the advertiser's discretion.
Additional price information
* All linen and house towels included
* Price includes Gas, Water and Electricity
* Change over charge of 60€.This is payable in cash on arrival for your end of stay turn around.
* Fully central heated for winter lets - winter heating charge may applyBook
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