Holiday cottage in Aquitaine Chateau grounds - AD006853

1km from Siorac-en-Perigord, Dordogne, Aquitaine Reference: AD006853 Advertiser since: 1 December 2016
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Chateau Cottage Self Catering Saturday 2 3 1 Possible to accommodate a 4th guest

About this property

Private Swimming Pool, Close To Amenities. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

This pretty L shaped self catering holiday cottage is nestled in the grounds of an impressive 18th century Chateau, on the edge of the quaint medieval village of Siorac-en-Perigord, near the banks of the River Dordogne and close to the many attractions of this beautiful area of France. Not far from the Valley of the Dordogne with its numerous chateaux, the beautiful medieval market town of Sarlat is just 30 minutes away and Bergerac airport is only 45 minutes by car.

This superb holiday cottage lies within an acre of private walled gardens, in peaceful surroundings, yet within minutes of local amenities.

The holiday cottage is spacious and comprises of 1 double bedroom, 1 single bedroom, a shared bathroom, a combined lounge/dining room and compact galley kitchen. The cottage is comfortably furnished, all the rooms are light and airy with high ceilings and stone or wooden floors. The owner is an antiques dealer so the furnishings in each room are constantly being changed.

The holiday cottage is available to rent in April, May, June, September and October. The Chateau (advertised separately, ref: AD006735) will not be occupied if the cottage has been rented during these months.

There is a delightful and well kept garden with many shaded areas suitable for al fresco dining, a sunny courtyard and the private swimming pool (11 x 5 m) is alarmed for safety.

Within walking distance are restaurants, a supermarket, boulangerie, tourist office and the train station.

Nearby attractions include horse riding, golf, canoeing and prehistoric caves. All around are the naturistic delights of bird watching and walking in unspoilt countryside with an abundance of wild flowers and rare orchids.



Kitchen and dining

The kitchen is equipped with an electric oven, gas hob, fridge freezer, dishwasher, washing machine and microwave. Plenty of cooking utensils, crockery, cutlery, glasses and cupboard space.

Living rooms

The front door leads straight into a spacious lounge/dining area with galley kitchen. High ceilings, large windows, comfortable sofa, wicker chair, dining table and 4 chairs.


Turning right off the lounge / dining area is a spacious double bedroom with wardrobe space, cot and lots of windows.

Turning left off the lounge / dining area is a single bedroom containing antique single bed, table and lamp. A second bed or cot could be added to this room if required.


Long bathroom with shower enclosure, wash basin and toilet.


Heating could be available if required, for an additional charge.


TV (French channels only), dvd player

Garden and outside

Private swimming pool 11 x 5m – depth from 1.2m to 2.1m with Roman steps and an alarm.
Automatic pool cleaner.
Terrace with table and chairs.
Sun Loungers.
Kettle Barbecue.
One acre of garden with many shaded areas for outside dining.

Parking and garages

Gated drive with off road parking.

Visitor suitability

The property is all on one level and is suitable for all ages.

Information about any additional facilities

Nearby attractions include horse riding, golf, canoeing and prehistoric caves. All around are the naturistic delights of bird watching and walking in unspoilt countryside with an abundance of wild flowers and rare orchids.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Antiquities
Distance: 0.1 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Lolivarie Golf Course
Distance: 2 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Dee Bailey

My husband and I have been property managers for 17 years, looking after second homes for owners wishing to rent them for the summer season. In 2014 we took over a small holiday rentals company Poolside Farmhouses & Cottages. Over the years we have amassed an excellent understanding of the standards required and expected by holiday makers and property owners alike.

Year property purchased 1990
Why this location? The cottage is in the grounds of a beautiful 18th century Chateau.
Unique benefits of property The location is on the edge of the beautiful valley of the Dordogne. Close to Bergerac and the medieval market town of Sarlat.

The Owner Recommends


There is a family friendly restaurant next door to the Chateau. Reservation necessary.