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Beautiful gite with indoor pool & riverside ga – Home 1949220 Gite

  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  • 1 night min stay

Beautiful gite with indoor pool & riverside ga – Home 1949220

Excellent 5/5 Excellent – based on 1 review

  • Gite
  • 1 bedroom
  • 2 sleeps
  • 1 night min stay

Gite / 1 bedroom / 1 bathroom / sleeps 2

Key Info

  • Swimming pool
  • Not suitable for children
  • Car essential
  • Air conditioning
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

Description from owner

Description

Kingfisher Cottage is a lovely one bedroom gite overlooking its pretty private garden to the river and millpond. There is direct access to the pool room which offers a 10m x 5m indoor swimming pool and has patio doors opening onto a large terrace during the warmer weather.
Large open plan living area with modern fitted kitchen a double bedroom leading to an en-suite shower room.
Situated on the edge of a small village surrounded by vineyards and countryside this is the ideal place for a relaxing holiday but with easy access to tourist attractions. The world renowned golf course at Chateau des Vigiers is within 5kms a recently built shopping centre 3kms and the larger towns of Sainte Foy la Grande 5kms and Bergerac 25kms.

*** Holiday Lettings no longer offer links to personal websites however we do still have a link to our website on our other listing - home number 10988 or alternatively contact us and we will send you details ***

Kingfisher Cottage has only

Kingfisher Cottage is a lovely one bedroom gite overlooking its pretty private garden to the river and millpond. There is direct access to the pool room which offers a 10m x 5m indoor swimming pool and has patio doors opening onto a large terrace during the warmer weather.
Large open plan living area with modern fitted kitchen a double bedroom leading to an en-suite shower room.
Situated on the edge of a small village surrounded by vineyards and countryside this is the ideal place for a relaxing holiday but with easy access to tourist attractions. The world renowned golf course at Chateau des Vigiers is within 5kms a recently built shopping centre 3kms and the larger towns of Sainte Foy la Grande 5kms and Bergerac 25kms.

*** Holiday Lettings no longer offer links to personal websites however we do still have a link to our website on our other listing - home number 10988 or alternatively contact us and we will send you details ***

Kingfisher Cottage has only been available to rent since July 2014 therefore reviews are limited. Here are some extracts from guests so far:

We have had a lovely relaxing stay in Kingfisher Cottage. Hours spent watching the wildlife on the millpond. Made to feel very welcome and the cottage was very comfortable. Ros & Pete Jones, July 2014

Thoroughly chilled out! Fantastic hosts – Maggie & Richard were very knowledgeable about the local (and further afield) area. The cottage was very comfortable and very well equipped. The wildlife in the garden was fabulous to watch – even the coypu! We've had a wonderful holiday and would love to come back again. Gill & Dave Allen, August 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay in the tranquil and relaxing Kingfisher Cottage though sadly we didn't see the Kingfisher – maybe next time! Maggie & Richard have been fantastic hosts and went out of their way to make sure we had a great time. Babs & Mus Khoudi, August 2014

Spectacular! Location, accommodation & hosts all fabulous. Loved Sainte Foy la Grande market, walks along the Dordogne a trip to Sarlat, Dune du Pilat … this is a perfect base and the view we will remember forever. Thank you Richard & Maggie!
Cristian, Ria & baby Harriet, September 2014

Location description from owner

The Dordogne region

We are situated in the Gironde region of the "Purple Perigord" famous for it's vineyards and on the edge of the departments of the Charente, Dordogne and the Lot et Garonne. Further a field you will find, amidst the beautiful countryside and stunning scenery, many historical sites from Bastide, (walled) towns to fairy tale chateaux, prehistoric dwellings, caves and wonderful medieval stone towns and villages.

There are several golf courses nearby including the renowned Chateau des Vigiers Golf Club designed by David Steel and offering both 9 & 18 hole courses which is less than a 5 minute drive.
Fishing is available locally on the Dordoge River along with several local lakes.
Wine lovers are more than adequately catered for with the vineyards of Bordeaux, St.Emilion, Bergerac, Monbazillac all close at hand, offering opportunities for tours and tasting.

The average temperature from April - September is 18 deg. C with an average highest temperature for this period of 24.7 deg. C. On average the maximum temperature between June - August is just over 28 deg.C. The average number of hours of sunshine from May - August is 9 hours per day.

Bergerac

The old bastide town of Ste Foy La Grande (5 kms), situated on the edge of the Dordogne River is quite beautiful, with many half timbered medieval houses and a 13th Century Gothic Church. Ste Foy offers excellent shopping facilities, restaurants and supermarkets. It has a large Saturday market (winner 2014 best French market), where one can find a wealth of local produce along with many other items. Traditional markets are also held in Bergerac, Eymet, Monsegur and Duras with atmospheric night time markets in the summer months.
Bergerac with its shops, boutiques & restaurants is just 25 minutes drive. The picturesque old town with its medieval architecture leads down to the river where boat trips are available in the summer. The Tobacco Museum is a interesting destination for visitors to the area.
The beautiful twelfth century village of St Emilion (recently added to UNESCO'c World Heritage list) is approximately a 30 minute drive away and is well worth a visit. Hidden beneath the town is Europes largest underground Church, hewn out of the soft rock by the Benedictine monks in the ninth century. The first weekend in May sees many local wine chateaux open their doors to visitors and numerous concerts and wine tastings are held throughout the year. Of particular interest are the Fete of Printemps (June) and the Harvest (September).
The historic town of Castillon la Bataille (famous for the last major battle of the Hundred Years War) is approximately 30 minutes drive. Every summer for several nights during a four week period in July and August they hold an exciting floodlit festival re-enacting the battle which includes an intense two hour battle incorporating amazing stunts and pyrotechnics. It is well worth a late night!
Other activities in the immediate area include: fishing (licence costing approximately 30 Euros per week grants permission to fish anywhere on the Dordogne), several lakes offering beaches and leisure activities, aqua park suitable for children, bird-watching, walking, cycling, canoeing & kayaking, tennis, horse riding, go-karting, hot air ballooning, gliding and parachuting.
Within walking distance there is a tennis court and basketball court which are free of charge.
The stunning beaches of the Atlantic coast are approximately 1½ hours by car. If you are adventurous enough to try fast water rides Aqualand suitable for all ages is near Arcachon.
The famous golfing haven of Golf des Vigiers is approximately 4 kilometres away as well as several other golf courses.
For those without the adventurous spirit Arcachon, famous for its oysters and other sea food is a short drive away. Whilst in the area a visit to the Dune de Pyla, the largest sand dune in Europe is highly recommended.


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Bed & bathroom

  • 1 Double Bed
  • 1 En suite

Amenities

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared indoor pool
  • Private garden
  • BBQ
  • Internet access
  • Cooker
  • Fridge
  • Freezer
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Kettle
  • Washing machine
  • Iron
  • Satellite TV
  • CD player
  • Hair dryer
  • Linen provided
  • Towels provided

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Access

  • Parking
  • Secure parking
  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

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This owner does not use online booking. Please contact them and they will be able to offer you a secure way to pay for your stay. Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer (such as Western Union or Moneygram) as this type of payment is untraceable.
Smoking
No smoking at this property
Cancellation policy
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About the owner

Mark P
Response rate:
45%
Calendar updated:
15 May 2016
Years listed:
10
Based in:
France

Languages spoken: English


This Gite has 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom and sleeps 2. It’s been listed on Holiday Lettings since 22 May 2014. Located in Dordogne, it has 1 review with an overall rating of 5. The average weekly rate is £910.

The Owner has a response rate of 45% and the property’s calendar was last updated on 15 May 2016.

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