“A small slice of French village life” With two children aged 8 and 10 and booking last minute we were restricted for choice. We were lucky to find this house in a little french village, one church, one cafe a market place and 10 steps to the little c
Périgourdine cottage La Belle
Description of Property: The cottage La Belle is part of the domain Le Repaire, situated on a rocky outcrop in the calm countryside of the Périgord Vert. Only 50 meters from the Manor, where the Dutch owners permanently res …see more
“A beautiful, homely haven in the heart of the French countryside” As soon as we arrived at Chez Hawksley we realised we'd made a great decision to book it. The home was exceptionally well kitted out with everything you'd possibly need.
“Amazing house, brilliant pool and gardens close to great lakes and rivers.”
Reviewed 28 Aug 2013
The house is perfect for two families or a large group with 2 bedrooms upstairs and 2 downstairs giving privacy if needed. Lots of living space and tables inside and out for dining. The kitchen is ext… More
“Fantastic - we have never stayed in such a lovely rental property”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
Absolutely lovely french farmhouse. Beautiful garden and outside seating areas. Gorgeous pool discretely tucked away in walled off area of garden, complete with zip wire and perfect space for childr… More
“Beautiful house, fabulous pool, amazing family holiday”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2012
My husband and i travelled with our 2 children aged 3 and 8 and our friends and their 2 children aged 5 and 7. The house is beautiful and contains everything you need and more for a relaxing self cate… More
“EXCELLENT CHOICE FOR ALL AGE GROUPS” We had a wonderful week in August with our children aged 15, 13 & 9. The barn is in a quiet spot but offers is a great location to see the area with lots of lovely places to visit. It offers home from home accomm
In the grounds of a former 17th century monastery, the villa is set around two tranquil courtyards and has access to a lovely swimming pool. Stylish and charming, the villa is decorated to a high standard, and offers you everything you need for a perfect holiday. …see more
The Cottage at La Ferme de la Tour is sunny and spacious with stunning views from every room, sleeps up to four people in comfort and is immaculately presented. Set in 2 1/2 acres of park like gardens with a large chlorine free pool. …see more
“Welcoming hosts, peaceful location, happy kids = perfect holiday!” We are a large family with 4 children aged 17,10,8 and 3! Martrieux is one of four gites - set in quiet peaceful countryside. There are plenty of quiet lanes to explore on bikes - grea
“A magical location, in the heart of the countryside.” My wife and I had a very enjoyable stay in this gite. One of four, on the edge of a wood and a short walk through owners' land to a private lake. The gite itself was tastefully furnished, clean, we
Set on a hilltop with wonderful views La Roche Chabrelle has 3 gîtes in converted barns near the large heated swimming pool (12mx6m) and 1 secluded gîte in the original farmhouse with its own private garden. You can explore the 5 acres (2 ha) of terraced gar …see more
Three Beautifully Restored Gites With Huge Child Friendly Garden And Heated Fenced PoolSet In Tranquil Hamlet In Perigord Limousin Nature Park. Flexible Changeovers In Low And Mid SeasonEach Sleeps 5 People. …see more
“We had the most amazing wedding here!” From the moment we found this gorgeous house online, we knew it was the place we wanted to get married. We had the most amazing time and the owners Iris and Michiel were brilliant and so helpful before, during an
“Exceeded expectations, favourite part of our trip”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2011
This place was amazing. The owners were very friendly and extremely helpful. We stayed here with a large group (12 adults and 4 small children). There was so much room and the provisions and set up wa… More
“A relaxing getaway” We stayed here for a week and found it a comfortable and cosy base from which to explore the broader Midi Pyrenees, though the more interesting parts of the region are not on the doorstep. The sound of the crickets was all that dis
“Great mixture of classic and modern elements with a fabulous hillside view”
Reviewed 29 Jul 2013
My girlfriend and I stayed for a couple of days and immediately fell in love with the fantastic view of the hilly landscape.
The modern kitchen was a pleasure to cook in, the meals enjoyed on the o… More
Thank you very much for your kind words. Because Le Phénix is brand new I am very happy you appreciate it as much as I do. And of course you are most welcome to come back. You know a short brake in off season is possible as well? Truff markets in January for example? Impressive colorful autumn? Au revoir
“Beautiful, perfect accommodation and setting, wonderful hosts.”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2015
We have just returned from a week here, 2 adults and kids age 12 and 9. The gite was perfect, everything had been thought of. The terrace was fantastic, south west facing so sunny and stunning sunset… More
“A gite reflecting the charm of the Perigord Region”
Reviewed 20 Oct 2016
In general this gite provided both historical elegance combined with modern decoration and convenience. The large patio was perfect for watching the evening sunsets and valley views, while enjoying a … More
Thanks a lot for your kind comment. We hope you and your mother had a safe trip back home, and to have the opportunity to welcome you again at Le clos des pelissous. That time, only birds will give the wake up call though, since our neighbours the donkeys moved away recently... Kind regards, Lydie
“A SPECIAL PLACE”
Reviewed 3 Jul 2016
We rented this property for a week and it was fantastic. It had everything you need to make your stay perfect and the hosts David and Lydia were great. They are a lovely couple and are really perfect … More
“Excellent Gite, Beautiful Location” We stayed for a week at Le Precharmant and enjoyed the wonderful location and well-equiped Gite. Only 15-20 mins from Bergerac and set in the forest. The swimming pool was very refreshing after a days sunshine! We f
La Paudila is a vacation rental villa for max . 6 adult persons equiped with every modern comfort, a heated swimming pool in a large private garden ( 20a) and stunning views on the hills, forests and vineyards of the Perigord Pourpre. …see more
“Perfect peace” We had the most fantastic stay. We travelled down after a week further north and had arranged to meet with good friends and all of our children. The setting is breathtaking, everything was clean and tidy, great advice on where to visit
beautiful place and grounds and charming owners- only grumble is advertised as 'wifi' being available - which was very important as group of 7 and all needed access for varying reasons. However no wif… More
The owners are glad this party appreciated "the beauty of the place and grounds" - and that they found the owners charming. They regret that the wifi could not be made to work in the gîte due to the thickness of the ancient walls. However, they did invite the party to use their facilities in the big house and did everything they could to make their stay as pleasant as possible. They appreciate that it was a troubled time for these visitors.
La Lavande is the largest of our five gites and benefits from a balcony overlooking the woods. The living area is full of original character with a large inglenook fireplace with a log burner. The Gite is furnished & equipped to a very high standard and offers it …see more
A perfect place for a fantastic family holiday with access to swimming pool & restaurant just a stroll across the lawns - Domaine de Brantome in the Dordogne, offers 'Margeurite', just one of our gorgeous villas for rental. 'Margeurite' is really …see more
“Iydllic” My daughter and I had the delight to arrive at L'Hermite after a late decision to visit the Dordogne. Our host could not have been more helpful. Her gentle presence is all around and yet unobtrusive.
It is a stunning location and we were
L'Hermite is one of three attractive cottages, known as Maisonneuve, all owned by the same friendly and welcoming lady. They are about 1.5 miles outside the village of Thenon (shops, weekly market and… More
Thank you very much for your positive words. If you like the sound of nature; in another period of the year you can enjoy the enchanting nightingales as well.
“A holiday to rememeber”
Reviewed 4 Jul 2013
If you want to relax,have me time and quality time this is the place for you. The cottage we stayed in is the smaller 1 but sleeps 6 it was very French and fully equipped. we meet the owner and she wa… More
I am very happy you enjoyed your stay. I agree, the peaceful and quiet place is a balm for body and soul. It will be my pleasure as well to welcome again. You know you can rent one of the other two cottages as well when you might think of bringing the rest of your family next time?
This unique and thoughtfully restored old 'Railway Station' building with its high ceilings and elegant French doors is a wonderful opportunity to experience a piece of French railway history. Its industrial past has long faded and in its stead is a charmingly …see more
“Brilliant Hol, going again!” Wonderful property with everything you need to have a comfortable stay, maintained to a high
The owners are very welcoming, ask if you need or want to know anything!
Owners will cook wonderful meals on reques
I've stayed at many French gites over many years. Les Casaniers is, without doubt, the best.
My wife discovered Les Casaniers online, and booked us into La Petite Maison as a birthday gift for me,… More
La Porcherie is a very newly renovated farm building that sleeps 4 with beautiful views over the countryside. situated on the edge of a village, this charming cottage is comfortable and clean. The decor is modern yet rustic and the house is child friendly. Situated next …see more
“An excellent place to explore the real heart of France” We have visited a number of areas of France but this is outstanding. Les Rivieres lies in a small wooded hamlet in the North West corner of the Dordogne, far enough off the tourist track to give
Superbe gîte, magnifiquement retapé. Les propriétaires sont accueillants et ont veillé à offrir aux locataires tous les services possibles. Au matin, petit-dej en terrasse, près du pré aux chev… More
“Vous chercher l'excellence, le calme, le bien-être, l'accueil, vous y êtes”
Reviewed 25 Aug 2015
En quelques mots, le site est magnifique et l'accueil de Lydie et David n'est même pas traduisible en mots tellement ils sont à la fois sympathiques, attentifs et respectueux de leurs hôtes. Et le(… More
“We found treasure in the Dordogne...”
Reviewed 13 Aug 2016
We all consider ourselves so lucky to have found David and Lydie along with their beautiful holiday home. The home is fantastic with great space, comfortable beds, UK TV, BBQ, patio and of course the … More
“Great stress free family holiday let” We all had a really lovely time! With several young children the last thing we needed was to be constantly worrying about the house. Terry was relaxed and supportive and helped make our holiday really enjoyable. H
La Grange is a spacious family friendly cottage on a small complex of 2 gites with owners property. Both gites share the large 12mx6m fenced swimming pool and gardens. La Grange has it's own private terrace and garden with a view of the garden.<br />With so …see more
La Petite Maison a Vergt is a romantic converted barn set in the heart of the Dordogne coutryside, with beautiful views and retaining many original features.The property is set in its own private garden, in the grounds of the main farmhouse. There is a well equipped ki …see more
“Lovely authentic French village house” This lovely house is right in the centre of the village of Payzac - literally a minute from the boulangerie! Location-wise we couldn't have asked for more, the village has everything you need in terms of shops, i
“Lovely location and wonderful views, everything you need to make a relaxing holiday”
Reviewed 15 Apr 2012
The holiday home is located in a lovely quiet village, with everything on hand. We took advantage of the bikes and there are plenty of walks close by. We particularly enjoyed relaxing and enjoying the… More
“Can't fault it, wonderful holiday!” It's a great house with a beautiful garden and huge pool. The location is ideal for Bastide towns, markets and wine and the hosts, Wendy and Rob were lovely (any more of that rhubarb left?!)
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“Comfortable and Convenient” We stayed at Gite Glycine in May and had a very good stay. There were 7 of us, including a 2 yr old. The weather was not great, so we did not get to enjoy the barbeque etc, but there were enough games and DVDs in the Gite t
“Breathtaking, relaxing, and all around fantastic vacation for my family of 4!”
Reviewed 10 Jan 2013
I was just reminiscing about our family visit! This holiday season, the kids asked when we could go back! We all enjoyed our stay so much, I am eagerly anticipating booking again! Every day we would g… More
What a lovely review. Thank you so much and we're so happy everything was great for you and your family.
Jackie and Sally
“Absolutely wonderful vacation... Definately will go again.”
Reviewed 26 Dec 2011
WHAT A FANTASTIC PLACE AND EASY ACCESS TO SO MANY WONDERFUL PLACES, PERFECTLY POSITIONED................
Just a quick thank you for the great time we spent at your holiday home in the Vitrac, We foun… More
“BRILLIANT HOLIDAY CAN'T WAIT TO REBOOK”
Reviewed 30 Nov 2012
We couldn't believe, what a location could not have been better. On arrival we were greeted with our welcome pack, which was great as we arrived late in the evening, when most things were closed.
Than you very much for your review. We wold love to welcome you back.
Sally and Jackie