Chateau / 7 bedrooms / sleeps 12

Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Child friendly
  • Car advised
  • Pet friendly
  • Private garden

This stunning 17th century Chateau de la Guerinche is situated 80km south of Limoges in picturesque undulating countryside and is the perfect base to explore the region of Dordogne. Chateau de la Guerinche is set in 15 acres of grounds, tranquil gardens and orchards that lead to a lake and private woodland paths, perfect for leisurely strolls and a nature lovers paradise. It has been family owned for over 300 years and is a charming example of gracious 17th century manor living. Lovingly restored, all the rooms in the Chateau de la Guerinche are individually furnished to an exceptionally high standard with antiques and authentic French fabrics and silks.

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Size Sleeps up to 12, 7 bedrooms
Rooms 7 bedrooms, 6 bathrooms of which 6 en suites
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 1 km
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Limoges 60 km, Nearest railway: Thiviers 1 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Pets welcome, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Fireplace, Internet access, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General Central heating, TV, Video player, CD player, Telephone, Pool or snooker table, Games room
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron
Utilities Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double Beds (4), Single Beds (4), Cots available (1)
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ
Access Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details outdoors

The beautiful gardens include an arboretum with lake so that you may enjoy scenic walks throughout the park. A large private swimming pool nestles in the wild flower meadow. Around the house there are two dining terraces, one adjacent to the kitchen with a huge round table for big family lunches that sits in the shade of an ancient Box tree with views across the valley. The other is a more formal terrace accessed from the salons for drinks or a quiet evening meal.

Further details

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The Dordogne region

The N21 runs between Limoges and Perigeux 20 mins to the south of Thiviers. At the northern end of the Dordogne, this is at the centre of the Truffle and Fois Gras region of France.

The Château is due East of the Bordeaux Vineyards (45 mins to St.Emillion), North of the Bergerac Wine area and south of the Loire. We are ideally situated for a food and wine tour.

The Castles of the Dordogne and fantastic Grottos of Villars are all close at hand.

Thiviers

Tennis, golf, canoeing, cycling, walking, bird watching and nature trails are all popular local pursuits. A beautiful horse race track is found at Pompadour 40 mins to the East with National hunt, eventing and dressage events throughout the spring and early summer months.