This imposing 3 storey town house has recently been renovated retaining the original features yet sympathetically brought into the 21st Century with all the necessary home comforts. The house is only a short walk (10 / 15 minutes) to Bordeaux centre. You can get your morning croissant from the nearby boulangerie. Under 10 minutes walk there is an Olympic sized public swimming pool (Piscine Judaique) with retractable roof.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 5 bedrooms|
|Rooms||5 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms|
|Nearest beach||Lacanau / Arcachon 50 km|
|Access||Car not necessary|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Bordeaux 10 km, Nearest railway: Bordeaux 5 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Internet access, DVD player|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (3), Single Beds (2), Cots available (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 8|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
A beautiful place in the South West of France renown for it's wonderful wine - not far from the Atlantic coast nor the St Emilion vineyards. Whether you want to taste the wines, go shopping, visit the antiques fairs - Bordeaux has something for everyone.
Controlled by the British for 300 years, Bordeaux is now a thriving tourist destination and mecca for wine enthusiasts. - the Maison du Vin is a "must"! Reported to be the "nicest, most sophisticated way of tasting wine"
Other Bordeaux sights / places to visit include:
Mirroir d'eau (Place de la Bourse)
Grand Hommes shopping area
Place Quinconces - antiques
Musee d'Aquitaine - details look at the history & archaeological discoveries of the Bordeaux region through the ages
Notre Dame Church
If you want a break from the city, only a short drive away you can have a day at the coast - visit Archachon, Cap Feret & the Dune du Pyla.