Verteillac holiday gite rental with private pool, walking and log fire and TV


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7 reviews

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Key Info
  • Swimming pool
  • Great for children of all ages
  • Car advised
  • Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner
  • Private garden

Ortillac is a restored 18 th century house encapsulated into a modern 21 th century accomodation, refreshing and comfortably furnished for peaceful family holidays, nestled in a secluded cul-de-sac but very close (200 metres) to the village where you can find shops, restaurants, pubs, post office, bank and cash machines.

The house has 3 bedroms with all ensuite bathrooms suitable for: 3 couples or 2 couples and 4 children

Size Sleeps up to 6, 3 bedrooms
Rooms 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 3 En suites
Check in time: 17:00
Check out time: 10:00
Access Car advised
Nearest Amenities 200 m
Nearest travel links Nearest airport: Bergerac, or Angouleme 55 km, Nearest railway: Angouleme 45 km
Family friendly Great for children of all ages
Notes Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property

Features and Facilities

Luxuries Log fire, DVD player
Pool Private outdoor pool (unheated)
General TV, Satellite TV
Standard Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer
Utilities Clothes dryer, Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine
Furniture Double beds (2), Single beds (4), Cots (1), Dining seats for 8, Lounge seats for 4
Other Linen provided, Towels provided
Outdoors Private outdoor pool (unheated), Private garden, Shared garden, BBQ
Access Secure parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users
Further details indoors

Ortillac has some birthmarks of 1761. Beautiful, comfortable, homely encapsulated into a modern 21 th century home retaining its beautiful period features.

Garden fully enclosed with swimming pool.

Living area: TV/DVD system BBC/ITV and several free to air stations.

Dining room: cmfortable with its original fire-place

Very quiet

Further details outdoors

Garden furniture

Further details

Welcome pack provided on arrival

Please note that the owners are presents some week ends and can informe you.

The Dordogne region

The Dordogne has a micro climate to suit almost everyone-warm and sunny with the benefit of atlantic breezes to clear air (2200 sunshine hours per year wich make the region similar to the mediterranean)

The mix of landscapes that make up the Dordogne offer something for everyone. Forests meadows, rugged limestone plateaux, vineyards.

Perigueux is the capital. The city sits on the site of ancient vesunna. Cathedral Saint Front has a magnificient 17 th century baroque altarpiece. In summer organ recitals are given on the 1869 organ.

A short drive from Verteillac there is the medieval town of Brantome where it is a delight to walk around the remarkable and ancient abbey founded by Charlemagne (742-814). With its soaring campanile this is one of the most elegant medieval and Renaissance buildings in the Dordogne, complete with caves used by the monks as kitchens and cellars. The town sits on a bend of the river Dronne and a stroll along the riverside is an unforgettable experience and there are also boat trips and canoes available. Loads of brilliant restaurants complete the experience .

About 10 km down the river you come to the pretty village of Bourdeilles where there are two chateaux of different periods built on a fortified hill – a medieval fortress (13th – 14th century) and a Renaissance palace (16th) with a remarkable collection of furniture.

In Aubeterre sur Dronne its charming narrow streets wind through white stone houses and ancient buildings. Built in the shape of an amphitheatre this former stronghold is classified as one of France’s prettiest villages. The most outstanding & impressive monument in Aubeterre is the underground church of St John.

Not very far away is the town of Grottes de Villars and a short distance north of the town are the caves with some impressive stalactites and paintings more than 17,000 years old. Nearby is the Chateau de Puyguilhem in a village of the same name. It is a fascinating structure way out in the woods a Renaissance masterpiece that fell into disrepair but was carefully restored after WW2. It contains some suburb Aubusson tapestries and fine furniture and several fireplaces that are carved with exceptional beauty.


Verteillac is a picturesque village with history in its building, its church or ordinary houses. The village has an excellent bakery, butcher, post office, large general store, bank with cash machine and delightful cafes, tennis courts, and horse riding.

Just a short distance from Verteillac is the town of Riberac renowned for its friday market also known as "little england". and canoes.

There is fishing and beaches at La Jemmaye (20 km). La jemmaye is a large lake with sandy beaches, pedaloes, cafes.

There is in the gite an information folder covering ideas for places to visit, to eating out, supermarkets...

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Review 1-7 of 7

7 Aug 2012


"Great location, lovely pool."

Had a very enjoyable week at Ortillac, really good location as quiet but still close to village centre. Property itself is excellent, with a particularly good pool and outside space. Only change I would make would be to turn the dining area downstairs into a combined dining area and sitting room as having the TV on the landing outside one of the bedrooms is not ideal. Overall very happy though and pleased to report that our deposit was repaid very promptly via wire transfer as promised.

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    • 4 Years listed

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    Calendar last updated:23 Sep 2015

    Based in France

    Languages spoken
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