Village holiday gite in rural Dordogne - AD006516

2km from Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil , Dordogne, Aquitaine Reference: AD006516 Advertiser since: 23 July 2018
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La Maison Bleue, Les Girouteaux Self Catering Flexible 4 7 2 Additional Single Beds

About this property

4 Star Dordogne Holiday Cottage With Pool, Gamesroom. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

La Maison Bleue at Les Girouteaux is one of 3 lovely 4 Star, beautifully renovated, highly recommended gites which share a pool, and wonderful gardens with outside play area and games room, ideal for fun, relaxing holidays for families and friends.

The Gites are within a stroll of the centre of famous village of Les Eyzies De Tayac where you will find shops, cafes and restaurants and a small supermarket for the essentials.

The Gites can be booked individually or as a single unit for larger families and groups of friends.

Les Girouteaux is situated in the most popular area of the Dordogne within a short drive to Monpazier, Domme, Sarlat, Le Bugue, Belves, Périgueux and many more beautiful towns and villages. They sit opposite dramatic houses built into the stone cliffs and are just 100 metres from the famous Font de Gaume caves.

Each house is individual and beautifully decorated and furnished. Included in the rental are all the conveniences of modern day living such as washing machine, microwave, television, wi-fi etc.

There is a lovely south facing swimming pool with large sun deck and plenty of loungers and parasols.

Each house has its own terrace with bbq, table and chairs.

We live nearby and are available each day for support and suggestions.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Large Kitchen and Dining area with French Windows leading onto the terrace overlooking the gardens. Very well equipped with all the modern day conveniences. Dishwasher, microwave, hob and oven, large fridge freezer etc.

We provide a welcome pack with the first night essentials and you will find salt, pepper, dried herbs, clingfilm, oven foil, cleaning products etc provided

Living rooms

Lovely spacious living area with log burner, plenty of comfortable seating, television, dvd player, board games and book library.

Bedrooms

There is a large very pretty downstairs bedroom with king size bed and double aspect windows. Upstairs there is a twin which can be converted to a triple room, a single room and another large double bedroom.
All are beautifully decorated and furnished.

Bathrooms

There are two bathrooms.
On the ground floor a bathroom with toilet, shower and full size bath on the first floor a modern shower room with toilet.

Heating

There is central heating and a log burner in La Maison Bleue.

Entertainment

Dvd player, games, free wi-fi, UK Satellite television, books, dvds (on request).

Garden and outside

Lovely south facing swimming pool with large sun terrace and plenty of loungers and parasols, games room with pool table and table football, childrens toys and games. Table Tennis table, swings, trampoline and pirate ship. 3 acres of beautiful, well maintained gardens with river at the bottom.

Parking and garages

Private parking for 5-6 cars

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Meals

  • Shared pool

  • Splash pool

* Vet details: Veterinary Gauchot, Terre de Fontenille, 24260 Le Bugue +33(0)553072204

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Les Eyzies
Distance: 2 km

Cycling

Family activities

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp
Name of nearest fishing location: Tamnies
Distance: 2 km

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Le Bugue
Distance: 15 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Les Eyzies
Distance: 2 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 0.5 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Bergerac

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Les Eyzies

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Chateau Mazivert
Distance: 2 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Nikki Godwin

Nikki and Daryl have been welcoming visitors to Les Girouteaux since 2009 and love meeting new people. We speak English and French and live close by for assistance and support. We will be there to help throughout your holiday and answer any questions you may have about the properties or the area.

Year property purchased 2009
Why this location? Les Girouteaux is a lovely 4 Star village property close enough to walk into the village for the restaurants and bars and the perfect base to spend time with Family and Freinds whilst taking the time to explore all the surrounding beautiful Dordogne countryside.
The gardens are just lovely and the setting needs to be seen to be appreciate.
Unique benefits of property For every age generation of the party there is something to see and do in the Dordogne. At Les Girouteaux there is a fabulous swimming pool and sun deck. a games room, pretty river at the bottom of the garden, lovely gardens and grounds a situated a short stroll to the bustling village Les Eyzies de Tayac with bars, restaurants, cafes and shops.

The Owner Recommends

Location Location Location - so much to see and do !

Font de Gaume Caves
Just 100 metres from Les Girouteaux are ou can visit the Font de Gaume caves a UNESCO World Heritage site which have 20,000 year old original cave paintings - a wonderful experience.
Canoeing on the Dordogne and Vezere Rivers
Nothing better on a hot summer day than canoeing down the Dordogne river past several famous chateaux including Baynac and Castelnaud, and through lovely villages like Roque Gageac, Limueil great fun.
Lovely Towns and Villages nearby with restaurants and markets all within a short drive from Les Girouteaux - Sarlat, Le Bugue, Domme, Monpazier, Beaumont, Belves, Perige.uex
Just 20 minutes drive - one of the finest examples of a medieval town in France. The centre of the town is truly picturesque with more listed buildings than any other town in Europe, all of which are beautifully preserved. Market days (Wednesday and Saturday) are well worth a visit and an evening visit is a must as all the old town is lit up.
During July and early August, there is a theatre festival and throughout the summer you can watch the street entertainers and musicians who perform in the streets of the old town whilst sitting outside a cafe with a glass of wine or beer.
Chateaux & Castles
Visit Castelnaud, Beynac, Chateau des Milandes, Chateau de Losse all within 30 minutes of Les Girouteaux.
Night Markets - Marchés Nocturnes - great fun for all the family throughout July and August in most towns and villages Simply turn up take a seat and enjoy traditional French hospitality and entertainment. Perfect !