“Perfect place to soak up sun and relax in peaceful surroundings” V picturesque setting, gorgeous gardens and great vistas. Charming gite and gracious hosts. The area is full of lovely places to visit, near fantastic wine country, medieval villages.
On arrival we were warmly greeted by Brian and shown around. Everything was perfect, lovely views over the countryside and bright private studio Gite. After a long drive we unpacked and immediately we… More
“Definitely returning! Already missing this special place.”
Reviewed 27 Nov 2012
We stayed in Les Tourtereaux for 2 weeks in October and enjoyed the most fabulous peaceful break with fabulous views right from the front door.
The gite itself is indeed rustic, 300 years old, full o… More
“Perfect 'get away from it all' sanctuary”
Reviewed 9 Aug 2012
We had a fabulous time here. The local scenery is simply beautiful and it was a great place to unwind and enjoy the delights of rural France. The gite was very clean and comfortable and wonderfully … More
“Lovely lovely place to chill.” John and Susie were fabulous hosts. Welcoming, helpful but never intrusive. The house and gardens were just lovely - I guess just what you imagine to be French country shabby chic! The surrounding area was great too. Yo
Very attractive gite well positioned half way between Bergerac & Eymet & only 20 mins from the airport. It's deceptively spacious, extremely well equipped, beautifully & simply decorated & has charmin… More
Reviewed 24 Sep 2012
We stayed at La Vieille Grange in 2010,driving down from Ouistreham in a day, while others of the family flew into Bergerac airport from various British destinations over the two-week period. The hou… More
“Magnificent - Looking for that something special - look no further!”
Reviewed 4 Sep 2012
Our first experience in France- and we could not have picked a better one! From the moment we arrived John & Susie (hosts)were attentive to our every need, welcoming and so kind and helpful. The Villa… More
“A pleasant retreat at the end of a hard day's holidaying” On the edge of St Pompon this gite worked really well for us. The leafy green surrounds and the pretty floral garden beds were immediate relaxants every time we returned. The village has good m
We had a wonderful 1 week stay in August 2012. The accommodation was superb. It was spotlessly clean, cosy and comfortable with all mod cons. The hosts were very welcoming, friendly and unobtrusive bu… More
Chez Ardanza is located in the beautiful Perigord Vert surrounded by woodland and lakes.
The self contained accommodation is attached to our home where breakfast is served. The recently renovated stone cottage is an open plan layout of bedroom, living area (with tea & c …see more
“Fantastic! A wonderful place for families” We were a family group of 17 adults and 4 children, the place was perfect for us.
Beautiful setting, great pool and facilities for small children. Dining room and terrace with seating for us all, but also e
We were a family party of 28 ranging from 18 months to 60 plus. The accommodation was ideal with sufficient bedrooms. The covered dining terrace was brilliant and with excellent weather we were able t… More
“A superb house and garden, perfect for a family holiday” This must be one of, if not the, best holiday homes we have rented, and I cannot recommend it too strongly. The house is beautifully converted and well appointed, the garden is large and ideal
We had a very much needed, relaxing break at St Cloud. The property, pool and pool area were very clean. The children had a great time playing in the pool, playing table tennis and snooker...it was … More
Hi, Thank you for your review. I'm so glad you enjoyed your holiday at St Cloud. If you would like to visit St Cloud again do not hesitate to contact me. Best wishes, Johanna
“Beautiful pool and garden”
Reviewed 15 Sep 2015
Five of us stayed in the St Cloud villa for a week in August 2015. The house is large and very comfortable with everything that we needed. All the fixtures and fittings were clean and in good conditio… More
Hi, Thank you for your kind review. Anytime you would like to return to St Cloud just get in touch. Best wishes, Johanna
“Perfect solace and charm in the French country” After traveling through much of Northern Europe, this respite was the perfect place for us to recharge and relax. Fast internet, comfortable bed, friendly hosts and plenty of places to enjoy day trips n
We started on a bad foot being unable to find the gite in the dark. No signage on the property. The key to the gite didn't work .The afore mentioned owners dog could open our door and get in but could… More
Sorry your stay in the gite was so manic. Our dog now after first season has been spayed and lock can be fixed. Glad you enjoyed the shower and wifi. Sorry you didn't have more time to enjoy the garden and countryside. We are very rural and difficult to find!
Ideal for families, comfortable and affordablePrivate swimming poolSleeps 10 comfortably (with space for 12)Plenty of activities locally Bikes availableTable tennis Open area(old tobacco barn) for shelter 40 minutes from Bergerac AirportCar advisableAccommodation summa …see more
“Rustic” A very quaint and rustic property. If you are looking for 5 star luxury then this probably wont suit , but it is like a little hobbit house, full of character. Clean and plenty of room for 2 with good facilities. The garden is a delight and th
“Comfortable accommodation in stunning location” We had a wonderful time at the Old Barn. The location is perfect, being close to many of the region's fascinating and beautiful sites, on the edge of the pretty and interesting village and a short walk a
We loved our stay at the old barn; it offered us exactly what we were looking for - peaceful surroundings, privacy, convenience to local shops and friendly owners.
Karen and Steve were superb and … More
Thank you for taking a moment to write about your holiday, we really appreciate it and it's great for future guests to read comments from our previous guests. Thanks again. Kind regards Karen and Steve
“Three dimensional wonderland France is unique. Wow”
Reviewed 9 Nov 2012
To 'Relax' perfect buzz
To 'Eat' local food delicious
To 'Climate' weather perfect
'TO RIDE'......on a postcard
Scenery, villages, forests, history 'WOW'
Thank you for sharing your world with … More
We so enjoyed having you guys here, all that biking you did, tired us out just watching you set off every day !! Thank you for writing about your stay and if you find yourselves biking it over to this side of the world again, maybe we'll see you back here !!
“Rural retreat, ideal for exploring the Dordogne.”
Reviewed 3 Sep 2015
We received a warm welcome, a gift of fresh eggs and wine and good advice about local amenities, the nearby boulangerie, supermarket, petrol and places to eat nearby. The converted barn is surprising… More
Thank you for writing about your stay. Lots of people are in agreement with you, there is so much to do, one week is not long enough. Hopefully we'll see you again sometime soon, so that you can get to do the things you didn't have time to this summer. Thanks again. Kindest regards Karen and Steve
“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
Traditional house, full of character situated in the heart of the medieval village of St Cyprien, ideal for up to 9 guests. Recently renovated, with superb outside areas, panoramic view and huge private pool. …see more
La Maison Verte, one of two, 2 bedroom homes at Le Relais des Roches is situated within a few minutes walk from the Monday market, shops, restaurants and cafes in Les Eyzies village centre.
The nearest small supermarket is literally around the corner from the properti …see more
Your amenities are great for couples looking for a quiet relaxing holiday. We are located in a small village, within 2 minutes walking distance to the Boulangerie, post office. WiFi availability for laptops. Beautiful walks in surrounding areas. …see more
“A high quality residence in a beautiful setting” We very much enjoyed our stay at Cournet Haut, the chalet we stayed in was spacious and comfortable, very well equipped. The owners made us very welcome: we had two dogs with us and they were welcomed t
“A peaceful location with plenty to keep the children occupied so parents can relax!”
Reviewed 7 Sep 2014
The accommodation was as described on the website, very clean and well equipped. Most of our time was spent outside making full use of the excellent leisure facilities. The children particularly loved… More
“A warm welcome in beautiful surroundings”
Reviewed 12 Dec 2012
Cornet-Haut is in a beautiful,peaceful location ideal for lazing around the pool or for being active [ walking, biking etc ] Restaurants nearby are excellent and there is lots to see and do in the are… More
“A lovely place to stay - owners couldn't be more helpful”
Reviewed 18 Nov 2012
We had a really good, relaxing holiday at Cournet Haut. It's a well-maintained site in a lovely setting. There are a series of wooden chalets within sloping woodland as well as converted stone buildi… More
A secluded and private property on one level includes a fully equiped kitchen with room to dine indoors as well as having English Freeview tv, dvd, cd player in the comfy lounge area. Also a chance to feed the free range chickens! Off road parking within the grounds.Bed …see more
“A Beautiful Location and Wonderful Hosts” We have just returned from 9 nights at Lieu de Bedy. It was the most wonderfully relaxing holiday. The accomadation is in a beautiful location with views over woodlands and fields and is ideally located for ex
“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
“Living like a queen in a castle!” I am Australian and using the internet I planned a week at Maison Gris for three couples many months before we arrived. It was a bit scarey reserving and paying for something so far away and unseen. Communications alo
It's hard to believe so much could be hidden, but after all this is the heart of the "south of France".
Take a lot of detours and find some gems like this picture perfect 1749 chateau, which is exa… More
“A stunning home in a beautiful setting”
Reviewed 3 Aug 2012
The chateau was everything I could have possible wished for. It was homely, well appointed and was as described and pictured. The grounds were beautiful and the setting just perfect. We were a grou… More
“The Perfect French Experience!”
Reviewed 28 Oct 2011
My husband and I had the great pleasure of renting this beautiful property in May, 2010. The listing description is accurate regarding the location, accommodations and amenities. We also had the unexp… More
Standing just inside the fortified town walls of the village of Domme (classified as “one of the most beautiful villages of France''), this beautifully restored stone village house has superb and extensive views over the valley.It is a 3 minute walk …see more
“Wonderful setting in beautiful French countryside with excellent accommodation” We had a great time at St. Aulaye. We all loved the pool ! The villa is a great design, well equipped with plenty of space for our family. The surroundings are peaceful an
'Loin de Farr' is a perfectly located Dordogne holiday home. The house offers privacy, tranquility and the ideal retreat for every type of holidaymaker seeking a home, a garden, a pool and some time away from anyone else. 5 km from medieval Monpazier, 'on …see more
“Magnificent Mouchat” What a beautiful modern holiday home! wonderfully equipped with everything you could possibly want for a fabulous stay. Quiet and peaceful with fantastic views yet not isolated. Beautiful bathrooms and comfortable beds, in all lu
'Mouchat' is a beautiful home, brilliantly appointed, close to everything you might need and very comfortable - we rented it for a week to spend with family celebrating an 80th and a 40th birthday par… More
“House at Mouchat is truly a home from home”
Reviewed 9 Sep 2013
When one ventures north of the A89 into the heart of the Perigord, it is a conscious effort to engage a degree of separation from the more heavily visited Dordogne to the south, but the combination of… More
“Fantastic holiday!” Our holiday to Le Hibou Heureux has been a wonderful experience.
We drove from Cherbourg in our 45 year old camper van, stayed one night in Poitiers and then plodded on down to the Dordogne where we were met by Ewen (the owner)