Five bedroom farmhouse with an enclosed garden on Dordogne/Charente border. Five bedrooms, two modern bathrooms (including one on ground floor with a large walk-in shower), TV lounge, Lounge/diner, Views across open fields, natural shade under mature trees, two separate covered outdoor terraces, a newly installed heated (from May to End Sept) wooden swimming pool, great space for entertaining or for a relaxing holiday. All you could need including wifi, kitchen with dishwasher, Nespresso machine, microwave, Bose docking station. Luxurious seating area in an old bread oven outbuilding, and a 'bar' room perfect for darts and cards late into the evening. There is an additional small mezzanine room complete with tv and Xbox 360.
A short drive away you will find riverside beaches, local markets, beautiful villages and a variety of activities to suit all tastes and ages.
The house is a great space for a family holiday. It offers space for everyone to relax and unwind whether that be sitting altogether to enjoy and share a meal, or if you all enjoy quiet time separately there is space to spread out. The two indoor lounges and separate bar room mean that there is room for everyone, whatever the weather! The beds will be made and ready for you , and there will clean towels for showering for each guest.
Within ten minutes drive of the house you will find lots to do:
The lovely sandy beach at Lake Jemaye, (grand etang de la jemaye) with it's safe lifeguard patrolled beach, swimming zone, children's play area, kayaks to hire, walking, cafe/restaurants.
The market town of Riberac, with it's Friday morning market stocked full of fresh produce as well as stalls selling a variety of products. Supermarkets are located in Riberac to help with your holiday essentials. You can also find a tourist office in the main town.
The beautiful hillside village of Aubeterre sur Dronne, full of restaurants, artisan shops, charm and beauty. Or down by the river on the beach with wonderful café and riverside activities like a floating pontoon, spring diving board and kayaks to hire.
In St Aulaye, you will find another riverside beach, public outdoor swimming pool with slides, and a tree climbing activity centre.
Further away, there is the historic Bergerac and Bordeaux both worthy of a visit during your stay. Saint Emilion with it's notable wine history is around 45mins drive.Get the full listing »