Archive for November, 2008


Lafféranderie | La Teranga | Castelnau Riviere Basse | Hautes-Pyrénées | Midi-Pyrénées | 65700

Reference 6700186 Property Sleeps 4

Lafféranderie occupies the ground floor of a detached 19 century stone barn which has been tastefully converted to provide accommodation with extensive views across the countryside.

It is suitable for people with mobility problems with extra wide doors fitted throughout, grab handles in the toilet & shower (with shower seat if needed) and an audio loop system is also available if required.

Accommodation is provided in two double bedded rooms, a large lounge diner, bathroom with walk in shower and a kitchen fully equipped with microwave, dishwasher and washing machine.

The pool is fully alarmed and its surroundings are freely available being shared with ourselves.

Linen, bath and tea towels are provided

A cot and high chair can be provided along with a babysitting service.

Veranda and patio area with gas and charcoal BBQ’s .

UK free TV is available along with a DVD player

Internet access can be made available

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28/11/2008 06:49:20

Le Pelateau Gite/b&b Accommodation

Le Pelateau Gite/b&b Accommodation | Le Bourg | Montgibaud | Corrèze | Limousin | 19210

Reference 6700184 Property Sleeps 6

Le Pelateau is situated in the beautiful little village of Montgibaud. Montgibaud can be found in the Correze; a department of the Limousin, nestled just below the border of the Haute-Vienne. 

Le Pelateau’s position is ideal for visiting/house hunting in both the Correze and the Haute Vienne departments of the Limousin and the Dordogne; or as a mid-way stop over on your way to the south. Montgibaud is situated just 10 minutes off exit 42 on the A20 and only 45 minutes drive from Limoges airport.

The views from Le Pelateau are breathtaking due to Montgibaud’s elevated position. The location of Le Pelateau is perfect for those wishing to relax and enjoy the Limousin countryside. Both walking and cycle routes can be found on the village square and further routes are available. The Limousin countryside is a must for anyone interested in bird watching. 

The Cottage is seperate from the main house and can accommodate up to 6 people. The Cottage is spacious, clean, comfortable and tastefully decorated, whilst maintaining its cottage atmosphere.

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26/11/2008 06:47:48

Le Petit Lac

Le Petit Lac | 21 Route De La Cascade | Bourganeuf | Creuse | Limousin | 23400

Reference 6700183 Site Sleeps 6 Over 2 Properties

3/4 bedroomed self catering gite / apartment and a 3 bedroom apartment, or rent both together as a 7 bedroom option, situated in the Creuse department of the beautiful Limousin region of France.

Whether you are looking for a relaxing holiday, house hunting in the area or just passing through, Le Petit Lac, Bourganeuf, offers versatile holiday accommodation for all your needs.

Our accommodation is situated just a 5 minute walk from the town centre of Bourganeuf which is a medieval town with Chateau, Tour de Zizim and has a traditional French market weekly for all your local produce including vegetables, meat & cheeses. There are also English speaking estate agents for those tempted to buy in this beautiful region. For the keen walkers there are many marked walks around the town, colour coded for length and difficulty. You will find plenty of bars and restaurants within walking distance of Le Petit Lac.

The Limousin region offers lush green countryside with many lakes, forests and rivers. It is ideal for the keen walker or fisherman but also appealing to someone who wants complete relaxation in an un-spoilt part of France. Limoges is a 50 minute drive from Le Petit Lac and offers all the shopping and restaurants expected from a city. Also don’t forget to pick up the famous Limoges pottery.

Nearby Lac Vassiviere is a man made lake of 1000 hectares where you can enjoy windsurfing, canoeing, water-skiing, sailing, boat trips, rambling, riding, cycling and of course fishing! In the summer period the beach area has lifeguards for safe bathing, volleyball and a fun park for the children. You can take a tour of the lake by boat and there is a restaurant boat where you can enjoy either lunch or dinner. The island on Vassiviere is a great place to visit with animals, an art gallery and of course beautiful views. The island itself covers 173 acres of land, formerly part of vast estates once owned by the Vassiviere family whose stately home still stands on the original site.

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26/11/2008 06:47:47

La Ferme De L'eglise

La Ferme De L'eglise | Le Bourg | St. Nicolas De Pierrepont | Manche | Basse-Normandie | 50250

Reference 6700181 Site Sleeps 7 Over 3 Properties

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20/11/2008 06:45:03

Jasmin Cottage

Jasmin Cottage | 4 Impasse Des Jasmins | Louzignac | Charente-Maritime | Poitou-Charentes | 17160

Reference 6700180 Property Sleeps 8

Beautiful Jasmine Cottage, lovingly rebuilt by craftsman in the traditional Charentaise style, with honey coloured stone walls, half a metre thick. In the centre of the Cognac region in the wine producing village of Louzignac. With no deeds or archives for reference, it is thought that the cottage dates back four hundred years. Inside the thick stone garden walls there is parking for up to three cars at the front, and a full width terrace, which faces south east and catches the sun till late afternoon. The rear garden, which is totally private and secluded, has mature trees for shade, a covered eating out area, and the pool which is for the sole use of Jasmine cottage.

The house can sleep eight people in four bedrooms, all with room fans, and has a bathroom on both levels. There is a log fire in the large living room. 

The kitchen is fully equipped, with plenty of cupboards for you to store your things. there is a full sized gas cooker, washing machine, f/freezer, microwave, electric kettle, coffee maker, toaster, iron and ironing board, and a large farmhouse table large enough for a crowd.
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10/11/2008 06:39:31

Maison Bois Fleurie

Maison Bois Fleurie | Maison Bois Fleurie | 3,place De La Marie | Souvigne | Deux-Sèvres | Poitou-Charentes | 79800

Reference 6700179 Site Sleeps 7 Over 3 Properties

Welcome to Maison Bois Fleurie, a beautiful early 19 th century house with its own chapel. At one time this 2 hectare site was used as a convent. Now fully restored and refurbished, the house is an idyllic French retreat nestled away form the hustle and bustle of modern life in the rural village of Souvigne.

We offer Chambre d’Hote (Bed & Breakfast) and 2 self catering cottages, Fleurie and Studio. There is also a 5×10 metre swimming pool available for all our guests.

Surrounded by some of France’s most picturesque scenery with a wealth of interesting things to see and do for all ages. Maison Bois Fleurie makes for an enchanting base from which to explore this region of France. For a long break or if you are just stopping off on your journey you’ll find a warm reception and a cosy room to relax and recharge.

Swimming Pool

Surrounded by a large sun terrace with sunbeds, cushions and parasols. Enter by Grecian steps our 5×10 metre pool, which is situated to receive sunshine from dawn till dusk. The pool has a platform of 1.2 metre depth and then slopes from all directions to give a maximum depth of 1.85 metre, thus catering for all requirements. The pool is alarmed to conform to French safety standards.


The evening commences with an aperitif using local specialities, served with homemade canapés. The meal consists of 4 courses, using organically home-grown and fresh produce, accompanied by unlimited quantities of local wine and finishing with coffee. Table settings of bone china and linen napkins.

We can cater for any dietary needs and are happy to discuss these with you beforehand.

If you wish for an evening out, why not put the children to bed and dine next door with us, knowing that your children are safe and within hearing distance

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09/11/2008 06:42:03

The Old Vineyard

The Old Vineyard | 19 Rue Du Bourg | Louzignac | Charente-Maritime | Poitou-Charentes | 17160

Reference 6700178 Site Sleeps 8 Over 5 Properties

Our five beautiful stone cottages, situated in the wine producing village of Louzignac, near Cognac, in the Charente Maritime,  South West France.
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06/11/2008 06:38:55