Holiday gite nr caves in Les Eyzies de Tayac - AD006565

2km from Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil , Dordogne, Aquitaine Reference: AD006565 Advertiser since: 23 July 2018
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Le Fenil Self Catering Flexible 2 4 1 Cot or put up bed

About this property

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

Le Fenil at Les Girouteaux is one of 3 lovely 4 Star, beautifully renovated, highly recommended cotttages 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.



Kitchen and dining

Large kitchen and dining area with exposed stone walls. 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 gas stove, plenty of comfortable seating, television, dvd player, board games and book library.


There is a large very pretty double bedroom with king size bed and a twin room
All are beautifully decorated and furnished.


The upstairs bathroom is modern with a full size bath, overhead shower, basin and toilet.


There is a gas stove for heating and electric heaters can be provided.


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


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Pets welcomed *

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Shared pool

* Vet details: Le Bugue


Antiques/Brocante Market

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


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp
Name of nearest fishing location: Tamnies
Distance: 4 km

Fishing on-site


Name and address of nearest golf course: Le Bugue
Distance: 20 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Les Eyzies
Distance: 3 km


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 - 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 !