Farmhouse | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Great place for relaxing by the pool or entertaining. The hall has a banquet dining area which seats 14, or dine al fresco by the pool. Separate room for DVD with surround sound system, 2 bathrooms, one with a spa bath and huge shower. Electric oven so no need for refilling gas bottles.
Plenty in the surrounding area to see and do during your stay. Local markets, excellent restaurants, great for bike riding and walks. Swimming and golf only 5 minutes away. Train station and supermarkets nearby. Just forty minutes from the beach, sking, plane, ferry. Pub 5 minutes walk. Pets welcome.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Biarritz 50 km|
|Will consider||Long term lets (over 1 month)|
|Nearest Amenities||2 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Biarrits / pau 50 km, Nearest railway: Orthez 7 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
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 1 En suites|
|Furniture||1 Sofa beds, Double beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 16, Lounge seats for 5|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available|
|Further details indoors||
The bathroom has a walk in shower and a jacuzzi bath.
The master bedroom has an en suite WC
|Further details outdoors||
Large terrace for dining outside
Summer lets only
The Aquitaine/Dordogne region
The Aquitaine coastline is one long beach of fine sand and rocky coves. 250 km in a single stretch. Wouldn't want to walk that in a hurry. There is also the largest sand dune in Europe at Arcachon witch is a 2.5 Hrs drive .
Skiing, walking, surfing, swimming, hiking, cycling, horse riding, golfing, shopping and much more all within a few minutes drive.
The weather here is mild all year, very warm in summer months.
Salies de Bearn
Brochures available in the house.
Visit the Thermes Salies de Bearn Heated spa and swimming pool, indoor and outdoor. Water massage jets are wonderfully relaxing.
Dax, famed for its natural hot water of 62.4 degrees centigrade, and healing mud from the River Adour. The Roman baths are a focal point . There are several hot water outlets around the town, where you can take a mud bath, or just bath in the waters. In August Dax holds its annual fete, two weeks of celebrations ending in a magnificent firework display.
Biarritz has a beautiful rocky coastline with sandy beaches. Biarritz is today Europe's surf capital.
30 minutes drive.
Bayonne famous for its "fête" - 5 days of non-stop festivities. Bayonne is also known for its bull fighting in August, and its famous ham. (Danish bacon is still the best!) 30 minutes drive
St Jean de Luz, the old "Pirates town" with a beautiful harbour. Here and in the place Louis XIV are the ever popular artists, who display their paintings along the street. You can even get your portrait painted "while you wait". In the harbour you can take a boat to see the sights. It has a wonderful sandy beach in a natural bay. 40 minutes drive.