Holiday let in gite complex near Carlux - AD004978

Carlux (17km from Sarlat-la-Caneda), Dordogne, Aquitaine Reference: AD004978 Advertiser since: 26 September 2016
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms Additional info
Fuchsia Self Catering Saturday 1 4 1 Cot & folding bed on mezzanine floor or 2 sofabeds

About this property

Suitable For Couples And Young Families. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Set in a small private hamlet, one of 12 privately owned cottage style gites. The interior is open plan for ease of movements and has a semi enclosed garden including terrace and grass area with views of the historic village of Carlux. A allocated private parking area is provided directly at the rear of the property.  



Kitchen and dining

Butler type sink, full range of storage cupboards, fridge-freezer, microwave, grill, 4 ring gas hob. Full range of crockery and cooking utensils. Toaster, kettles, coffee-maker, ironing board, iron, large table and four dining chairs, table mats, fruit bowls, wine rack, cleaning utensils.
(We use the property out of season, so have everything one will need.)

Living rooms

Two single sofabeds either side of a large storage coffee table, standard lamp lights. Large tv with English and French total channels. Dvd. Digital wall clock. Oak stairs leading to first floor children's stair gates top and bottom. Double French window doors leading to entrance and garden. Door leading to attractive shower room with separate enclosed wc. Free wi-fi is available throughout the property.


Double size bedroom with a king size bed. Window with attractive view over hamlet. Triple size wardrobe with additional built in drawers. Dressing table with several drawers either side and swing mirror. Two bedside table with drawer, with standard lamps on both either side if the bed. Two chairs. Large standard fan. Radiator style heater. Adjoining the bedroom is a large mezzanine floor for use of either cot or two folding beds. Highchair and baby bath all provided. There are children's safety gates top and bottom of the the stairs.


Bathroom has an open style walk in very attractive shower area. Vanity basin unit with several drawers. Towel rails.. A separate door to an enclosed private WC


Electrical wall mounted radiators in lounge area and mobile floor radiator in bedroom.


A large tv English and French stations . dvd wi-fi ( free ) books games and on sight childrens special play areas. Badmington Swimming pool . table tennis swings.

Garden and outside

A gravel terrace with built in bbq. Patio table and chairs 2 reclining chairs . Side table , Brollies, leading down to a grass lawn under trees for further shade if required. The Garden area is semi private with views of the historical village of Carlux

Parking and garages

A private allocated parking area is situated immediately behind and next to the property.

Visitor suitability

There are various free parking areas around the hamlet but not included alongside the private reserved ones

Information about any additional facilities

The hamlet is very attractive and has several facilities available for all the clients from a heated swimming pool including young children's play areas . Badmington area. Young children's play area and a play area for older children. An out door ping pong table is available. During the high seasons, various gathering are arranged by the owners for their clients from cannooing in the river Dordogne aporox 5 minutes from the hamlet. To Badmington completions and dining out arrangements in local restaurant is arranged by the Gite owners


  • Internet

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Shared pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Sarlat
Distance: 15 km

Family activities


About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr Royston Watkins

On selling uk business moved to Puy de Dome for. 15 years then down to the Dordogne, Booked a brief holiday in gites de Carlux loved it so much purchased Fuchsia ( our gite ) which had just come on the market. We live just over an hour in the village of Lalinde also in the Dordogne

Year property purchased 2015
Why this location? Already living in area ( 1 hour away ). looking for investment
Unique benefits of property Very suitable for young children, a private hamlet style gite complex with many clients returning for over 12 years making it seem like a large family affair, very friendly

The Owner Recommends

The Dordogne valley

There are a multitude of prehistoric and ancient sites to be seen