Farmhouse / 3 bedrooms / sleeps 6

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car essential
  • No pets allowed
  • Private garden

Idylic exclusive French style relaxing family holiday set in the heart of the Dordogne close to all amenities/sites.

Stunning detached renovated French style farmhouse/barn conversion set in 3 acres of flat private secluded grounds surrounding the property. Mainly laid to lawn in which children can play safely as it gas its own access private access road . With mature trees and shrubs dotted around the garden making it a picturesque scene, at the rear of the property their is a small private oak wood
great for exploring with views over the sunflower fieds in the summer.

Large new swimming pool with paved sunbathing around the pool and relaxing area adjacent. Equipped with sunloungers/sun umbrellas and tables and chairs.

Gorgeous 360 degree views of the rolling countryside and pretty hillside hamlet of Rampieux. Set on 2 levels with spacious living areas and bedrooms. Large private pool with sun terrace, loungers, chairs, table and parasols that gets the sun all day.

Large shaded dining terrace with table, chairs, parasol and BBQ. To 3 of the large patio doors there are awnings. Table tennis, UK and French freeview TV, DVD player with lots of DVD's, CD player. Massive high vaulted ceiling open plan living/dining area and well equiped kitchen.

Large mezzanine overlooking living area with small office set up, books. football table, and multi video games table. 3 spacious double bedrooms, all with fans and hairdryers. 2 bathrooms, 1 en-suite, 2 separate toilets.

The house is furnished to a very high standard with no expense spared, it has 5 bedroom 3 upstairs and two down but we prefer to rent it as a 3 bedroom house giving the choice of which bedrooms you would like especially if you have mobility probs, see pictures. .With sole occupancy.

Completely private from neighbours you can make as much noise as you want in complete safety, yet you are minutes away
from two of the most beautifull bastide/villages in the Dordogne. The ideal stress free holiday.

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 1 family bathroom and 1 en suite
Access Car essential
Nearest Amenities 6 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bergerac 25 km, Nearest railway: Lalinde 20 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes No pets allowed, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV, CD player, Table tennis, Games room, Satellite TV, Wi-Fi available
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (2), Single Beds (2), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 6
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users

The Dordogne region

Le Planel is in the region of Aquitaine, department Dordogne, France. All within travelling distance you will find chateaux, churches, medieval towns, caves, unspoilt countryside, megalithic sites, rivers, beautiful gardens and bastides. Much of the most outstanding architecture in France is to be found here.Some of our favourite places are as follows: Beaumont du Perigord-lovely bastide village and Monday night market/banquet with live music-a must. Monpazier-listed as Les plus beau villages de France-gorgeous bastide. Villereal-we like this bastide village because as well as being lovely its a real working/bustling village. Domme-another listed bastide with views. Issigeac-a gorgeous medieval village with winding streets and a fabulous Sunday market-a must. Cadouin-a lovely village with renown Abbey, small shops, good restuarant and in August a medieval festival with jousting etc-a must. Chateau Biron. Chateau Monbazallac-wine tasting. Limuel-a lovely hilltop village or to hire canoes on the Dordogne/Vesere rivers. Les Jardins de Marqueyssac-nr Sarlat-spectacular gardens and views over the Dordogne river. Castelnaud-la-chapelle & chateau. Chateau Beynac-lots of French/English history here. La Roque gageac-gorgeous hilltop/riverside village. Good boat rides along the Dordogne. Goufre de Padirac-fantastic cave. La roque st Chrostophe-very interesting megalithic site. Parc en ciel-nr Monpazier-family adventure park.
Nearest golf course-Golf des Vigiers
Nearest horse riding Villereal
Nearest bike hire Beaumont du Perigord


Rampieux is a small peacefull farming hamlet very close to the beautifull medievil Bastide towns of Monpazier,Beaumont du perigord & Villereal (7/8/9 kms away).

Monpazier an english bastide town voted as one of the most beautifull medievil towns in france, with its quaint cobbled square,covered market,boutiques and shops and restaurants and 12th century church and museums is a must see.Markets are held thursday and saturday morning selling everything as well as local produce are very popular and well worth a visit.From Jazz concerts to morris dancing and antique fairs are all held in this fabulous location.indoor/outdoor tennis courts on outskirts of town.

Beaumont du perigord is the nearest bastide town, again english, with its stunning church and shopping areas and holds weekly night marches which are a must go you can try several cuisines and listen to live music. local bike hire, horse riding and a very handy large supermarket just 7km.