Self catering holiday let in Dordogne - AD003590

La Coquille (16km from Thiviers), Dordogne, Aquitaine Reference: AD003590 Advertiser since: 24 March 2014
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Maison Ellesmere Self Catering Saturday 2 6 1 Double sofabed

About this property

Self Contained Apartment with Secluded Garden & Pool. This apartment is in a town setting.

Maison Ellesmere is a self-contained apartment overlooking a secluded garden with private pool. It is just a 500m walk to the town of La Coquille where you will find various shops, eateries and bars with a local supermarket.

This is the perfect base for visiting the Dordogne and Haute-Vienne; as you can fish, cycle, walk, canoe; see local chateaux, markets, glass making and caves.

Maison Ellesmere is on one level and can house 2/6 people, with rooms leading off from a wooden floored hallway. There is a fully equipped kitchen leading into a comfortable living room with tv, dvd, and cd players. The double bedded room is accessed from the kitchen. The twin bedded room and bathroom are at the end of the hallway.

Outside is a large pool and decking area with gazebo plus a variety of garden furniture including loungers and barbecue. For the active guests we have a table tennis room and gamesroom, which boasts a large pool table, table football, dartboard, Wii, tv and dvd.  

Bed linen, towels and tea towels provided, but please bring your own pool side towels.

No smoking is allowed within the apartment and no pets.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen is fully equipped for 2-6 people and includes 4 ring bottle gas hob, microwave, kettle, steamer, toaster, coffee-maker (separate cafetiere), and fridge with small freezer box. We also supply tableware, glasses, cutlery, pots and pans.

There is a table and 6 chairs for indoor dining while on the decking area under the gazebo is ample space for another dining table and chairs.

Living rooms

Double sofabed, armchairs, English Freeview tv, dvd and cd/tape player with a variety of discs/cassettes and books.

A wall mounted electric heater and free standing fan, plus a box of small childrens toys.


Bedroom 1 - A large room with double bed, side tables with lamps, ornate clothes hanger and chest of drawers. A cane chair and full length mirror. Wall heater and fan. A hairdryer can be provided upon request.

Bedroom 2 - A sizeable room with 2 single beds and side table with lamp. Cane chair and a chest of drawers, hanging space behind the door.


Large shower room with an enclosed shower, wash-hand basin and wc. Constant hot water.


A 7.5 x 3.75m swimming pool. Plenty of places to sit, relax and read in the garden or play boules. Indoor table tennis room and separate large gamesroom boasting a large pool table, table football, dart board, Wii, tv and dvd, for rainy or too hot days. Wi-fi is available in the gamesroom.

Garden and outside

Large decking area with gazebo, table and chairs. Loungers with cushions for sunbathing, barbecue and outside gas hob cooker. Benches around the gardens may be used. Chickens wandering free so feel free to feed them.

Parking and garages

Outside off-road parking within the grounds.

Visitor suitability

Ideal for couples, children and extended families.

Information about any additional facilities

A laundry service is provided at 10 Euros per load.
A travel cot, baby bouncer and pushchair are available upon request free of charge.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Private pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Thiviers Market
Distance: 15 km


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Various
Name of nearest fishing location: The Barde
Distance: 5 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Jumilac le Grande
Distance: 10 km


Name/number of nearest marked trail: Miallet Resevoir


The Owner Recommends

Glass blowing.

In the beautiful town of Brantome, there is a glass blowing/making demonstration shop within the mountain caves.