Posts Tagged ‘Aquitaine’

Domaine Les Messauts, 5 Gites ref : 6700016

Reference 6700016 Site Sleeps 25 Over 5 Properties

Rental of 5 comfortable gites ( from 2 to 8 persons ) with bedroom(s) on the 1st floor.

All gites have a fully equipped kitchen(corner), electrical heating, extra sofa-beds  in the living-room, own bathroom with shower and toilet. The gites are in a restored farmhouse with a large garden and swimming pool. English spoken.

Les Messauts lies directly at the bank of the “canal lateral”, a canal with many bridges and locks that runs from the

Mediterranean sea ( canal du midi ) to near

Bordeaux ( canal latéral ).

in an area famous of its vineyards, chateaux, medieval towns, historic monuments, museums and beautiful gardens. A region of music and dance festivals, markets and brocantes.

An area for people who love peace with plenty of possibilities in the locality to play golf, cycle, go horse riding or walking, fishing, canoeing and swimming.

One must ofcourse visit one of its many vineyard to taste and buy wine.

Some of the famous wine regions nearby: the Graves, Sauternais, Saint-Emilion, Pomerol, Entre Deux Mers, Première Côtes de Bordeaux, Côtes de Bergerac, Monbazillac.






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Coly, Perigord Noir ref : 6700068

Reference 6700068 Property Sleeps 4

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Bordeneuve ref : 6700073

 Set in over 150 acres of sunflowers, vinyards and fruit trees Where children can run about safely and a passing car is an event!!

Reference 6700073 Site Sleeps 30 Over 3 Properties


Set in 150 acres of vinyards, subflowers and fruit trees, Bordeneuve is a luxurious haven where kids can run free and a passing car is an event!

Our 11×6m pool is now heated and we have added 2 Jacuzzi/spas, one adjacent to the pool and the other nestled away in our private woodland.

We are now open from April till November!

Theres plenty to do!

 We have a full sized tennis court, bikes, table tennis, kids corner with swings, wendy house and sandpit, boules, free golf club hire , gym equipment, air conditioning, baby sitting service, even a private hot-tub can be arranged!

The house, L’hirondelle (sleeps up to 14),

 the barn, L’alouette (sleeps up to 8),

and the two gites 

Le papillon (sleeps up to 6)

and L’oiseau bleu (sleeps 2) are all nearly 200 years old with beautiful stone walls (blissfully cool in Summer!), beams, fireplace, everything you would expect with all the modern comforts thrown in!

Everything is here to make your holiday perfect!
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Les Gacheries ref : 6700074

Reference 6700074 Site Sleeps 2 Over 3 Properties

In the tranquil and calm of the rolling countryside, there is an enchanting place called Les Gacheries. With 3 superb gites designed just for two and surrounded by gardens this 200 year old property offers wide views with lots of sky. 

The northern corner of the Dordogne, The Perigord Vert, is famous for its gastronomy with duck, foie gras, walnuts, pineau and some great local wines.  In nearby towns and villages,  you will find super restaurants, chateaux,  interesting churches and historical 


Les Gacheries is an ideal base for househunting, if you are renovating or exploring this lovely area of France.
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Le Moulin De La Bourgognade ref : 6700085

Reference 6700085 Property Sleeps 7

 Le Moulin de la Bourgognade was a grain mill many years ago and L’Hirondelle was the original Miller’s house.  It has been renovated and refurbished to a high standard and is rated 4* by the French Tourist Office.  

The gite offers  very spacious and comfortable accommodation and is ideal for couples or families.

L’Hirondelle sleeps up to 5 in 2 bedrooms but can comfortably sleep up to 7 with the additional use of the double bed settee in the lounge.  

There is a beautiful indoor swimming pool10m x 5m that has patio doors along one wall which help retain the warnth of the water during cooler days yet can be opened on hotter days.  The pool is ozonated and has a jet stream to swim against for the more energetic swimmer.

We are situated in a quiet idyllic location amidst vineyards yet central for sightseeing and just 20kms from Bergerac.

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8 Rue Porte Neuve , Francescas ref : 6700093

please see 8 rue port

Reference 6700093 Property Sleeps 4

This is no ordinary 13th Century village house!  Number 8, Rye Porte Neuve is an ancient village home owned by a contemporary artists and professor of Beaux Arts, who has left her marks on nearly every interior surface.  Located on Francescas\’ "royal road," this creative retreat is a perfect place to immerse  yourself in French life–the butcher, the baker and local cafe are at your doorstep;  the rolling hills and fertile fields beckon foor leisurely walks, serious hikes or or bike rides.  Larger towns and markets are but 10 minutes away in Nerac Condom.

The living room features a traditional large fireplace and eclectic comfortable furninshings.  Just beyond is the kitchen, painted with the artist\’s marvelous murals of food and drink, and her origional ceramic floor mosaics.  There is a gas stove, refrigerator, contemporary lighting and 19th Centurh buffets and datble.  Through the glass door is a ras[berry colored "utility room" with washing maching.  This opens into the bathroom (sink, toilet and shower).  Step through French doors out and on to a charming walled courtyard garden, inviting lunch al fresco and the quiet of a evening eamidst flowers, herbs and twittering birds.

Ascending the stairway to the sleeping chambers is an importantant mural--a tree of life and a painted aviary of colorful birds.  There are two roomhy bedrooms:  Les Lys has a d ouble bed and opens onto a balcony with table, chairs and flowers pots, and overlooks the petit jardin clos.  Doors and wall so of this room are painted with larged, expressionistic lillies.  The large bedroom, oopoite, overlooks the Rue Porte Neuve and is furnished with antiquesx, among them two large bateau lits--or sleigh beds.  The large wall in this room is painted with a mural of classic nudes studies.

Centrally heated with town natural gas and built of thick 13th C stone walls, the house is toast in winter and cool in summer
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New Self-catering Apartment ref : 6700113

Reference 6700113 Property Sleeps 4

This new apartment (60m2) is on the ground floor of a villa with its own private entrance and sleeps up to 4 comfortably with 2 bedrooms.

Positioned in a quiet location just 1 mile from the village of Mensignac with all amenities ( baker, supermarket, bistro, post office, doctor, chemist….)

Accomodation comprises of an open plan lounge with TV and DVD. American fitted kitchen with full-sized oven, firdge-freezer, microwave, washing machine and coffee maker.

Large double bedroom and a twin both with fitted wardrobes.

French windows lead outside onto a private patio area with garden furniture, BBQ.

Garden of 8000m2

15 minutes from Perigueux town centre with its museums, cathedrale and numerous restaurants.

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Campagnac Villa ref : 6700130

Luxury villa with own private pool.

Reference 6700130 Property Sleeps 6

A private villa and pool set within one hectare of landscaped gardens, woodland and prairie. Campagnac Villa has spacious and comfortable modern accommodation with three bedrooms and two bathrooms.

Approached by a small lane winding up from the valley through the woods the property offers total peace and tranquillity. Surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside the local village is a five minute drive.

Accommodates 2 – 6 persons.

Choose ANY DAY ARRIVAL / DEPARTURE – short breaks available

Free telephone and WiFi Internet access.

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Cottage Le Capiol ref : 6700133

Detached character village house next to Domme.

Reference 6700133 Property Sleeps 4

A traditional detached stone built village house, hundreds of years old, completely renovated, Cottage Le Capiol is full of character and offers comfortable modern accommodation, with two double bedrooms and two bathrooms.

Lying in a quiet back street of the charming village of Cenac et St Julien, nestling into the hillside at the foot of the medieval bastide of Domme, the property is a short walk to the river Dordogne, restaurants and shops.

Accommodates 2 to 4 persons.

Choose ANY DAY ARRIVAL / DEPARTURE – Short breaks available. 

The location.

This delightful original Perigordine cottage has private parking and outside shaded patio with views over the village.

Local shops are just around the corner and the supermarket is less than 500 meters away.

You have the choice of eating in or eating out and can walk to one of the local inexpensive restaurants or bars. Pop out in the morning to pick up your freshly baked croissants and bread.

For that special gourmet meal you should discover the restaurant Belle Etoile a 5 minute drive away at Le Roque Gageac. Here you may enjoy a wonderful meal in lovely surroundings at a very reasonable price. The Perigord is renowned for it’s gastronomy and is the best value for money in the whole of France.

Strolling around the village is a joy, with the narrow streets, the weekly market, the tiny village chapel and the speciality shops. The River Dordogne and it’s riverside beach and canoeing is also within walking distance of the cottage.

The ancient bastide of Domme rises up behind the village and several footpaths lead you through the picturesque countryside to one of the most beautiful villages in France. A 360 degree panorama gives amazing views over the Valley of the Dordogne. Here you will find many more restaurants and small shops to browse around.


Original Perigordine cottage

Self-catering sleeps 4

One double bedroom (four-poster) with ensuite jet shower

One twin bedroom with ensuite bathroom and wc

Ground floor separate wc

Outside patio

Private parking

Quiet back street in village centre

Central heating

Original features, oak beams, stone walls

English Television, washing machine, dishwasher

Restaurants and shops walking distance 


The area.

The river Dordogne majestically winds it’s way through the region crossing the Perigord Noir and passing the village of Cenac et St Julien which lies at the foot of the medieval bastide of Domme. To the west a short distance along the river you will find La Roque Gageac as equally picturesque and steeped in history as is Domme. A little further along is the famous Chateau of Beynac.

The entire area is steeped in history and pre-history, counting the world famous site of Lascaux within easy reach. From the dawn of time man has left his mark in what must surely be described as one of the most beautiful parts of France. From cave dwellings to fairy tale castles the views and scenery are breath taking.
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Grand Soleil – Sleeps 6 ref : 6700140

Reference 6700140 Property Sleeps 6

We have three charming vacation rental cottages at Faysselle, situated in the beautiful countryside of Lot et Garonne, Southwest France.

The Lot et Garonne, to the south of the better known Dordogne region, has wonderful scenery and historic villages, but little of the traffic and crowds associated with its northern neighbour.  The pace of life here is still gentle and unhurried and a holiday here will be relaxing in the sunshine, but with plenty to do for all ages.

Our three cottages have been well-equipped with cookers, large fridge/freezers, washing machines and microwaves.  Each house has its own terrace with barbecue.

Grand Soleil sleeps 6 in one double and two twin rooms, and is adjacent to the pool – ideal for parents who want to keep a close eye on their children while they are swimming!

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