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If you are visiting the Dordogne you will find yourself stepping back in time. This Holiday cottage is in close proximity to Sarlat and its old world town. It offers 2 great weekly markets where you will find lovely fresh ingredients for that delicious meal you would like to create and the most wonderful bargains. If you are into pre history - visit Les Lascaux, Les Eyzies-de-Tayac, Grotte de Rouffignac, La Roque St Christophe and many more. There are amazing castles and châteaus nearby for you to explore. Interesting stories emerge from the Beynac and Castlenau Castles and the 100 year war! This is the history that changed time!
There are many golf-courses near by, wonderful walks and Cycle trails. Excellent food and wine choices. We are only a short drive away from many wonderful vineyards. Tremolat village has fabulous restaurants such as the Michelin Star Restaurant at the Le Vieux Logis, The Bistro-en-face, the Pizzeria and Les Truffiers and more recently a wine bar, all in 1-2 kms of your Holiday Cottage. If you are travelling on your own or with one other couple make sure you ask about our great rates. We at Les Chouettes have tried to provide everything to help create special memories. Challenge your loved ones to a game of table tennis or a game of volleyball, or simply pull up a chair in the shade of our huge chestnut tree and enjoy reading a book. There are some fabulous walking and cycling trails in the area. We have left some comprehensive maps for your to follow should you wish to pack a little backback and head out into the countryside.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 shower room|
|Check in time:||16:00|
|Check out time:||10:00|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bergerac 35 km, Nearest railway: Tremolat 1 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player|
|Pool||Private outdoor pool (unheated)|
|General||Central heating, Air conditioning, TV, CD player, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Super King Beds (1), Double Beds (2), Single Beds (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided, High chair available|
|Outdoors||Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Bicycles available, Swing set|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Les Chouettes is situated 10 km from the typical medieval village of Sarlat -la-Can'eda which offers so much amazing history and the best markets on a Wednesday and Saturday. Domme - perched high on its hilltop - is still today one one the most intact medieval villages still intact with its largeg rampart walls.
If you are interested in the history of the region -dont forget to visit the Beynac Castle at Baynac et Cazenac (the French Castle) accross the Dordogne River yu will find the opposition castle Castelnaud built by the English during the 100 year war to keep a very careful watch on the French!!!!
In easy driving distance is the famous paleolithic caves of les Eyziers (20 minutes), Le Bugue (a lively market town), Sarlat - which is known for its medieval streets and buildings, its famous market and superb restaurants.(40 minutes)
Limeuil (10 min away) is a lovely village where the Vesere and the Dordogne rivers meet. It is also a lovey spot to relax next to the river and watch your children play in the water..
Bergerac (30 Mins) is known for its delicious wines and fois Gras. It is also not far from St Emilion (1 hour) which is a fabulous day excursion.
This region is so rich in many historical sites such as the Lascaux Caves, the Bastide towns such as Domme, Beaumont, Monpazier, and many magnificent castles along the Dordogne such as the Baynac Castle and the Castlenaud Castle.
Les Chouettes is situated 1 km from the charming village of Tremolat which is snuggled inside the dramatic loop of the Dordogne River. Tremolat has so much to offer with its amazing restaurants - a 2 star Michelin restaurant in the famous Les Vieux Logis Hotel, a wonderful Bistro, A pizzeria and an Auberge just 3 km outside Tremolat for wonderful Southern France Cuisine. Tremolat also has a bakery for your morning croisants, and a convenience store for anything you may have forgotten.
Tremolat offers all types of river sports, ( boating, water skiing, sailing and fishing), tennis and public pools, as well as horse riding, golfing, cycling, mountain biking and walking trails.