Self catering house and pool nr Saint Emilion

Saint-Vincent-de-Pertignas (13km from Saint-Emilion), Gironde, Aquitaine Reference: AG003967 Advertiser since: 26 January 2015
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The House Self Catering Saturday 3 6 2 Double day bed available additional costs apply

About this property

Ideally Situated for St Emilion. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Great location for Golf Fishing Bird Watching Close Bordeaux Libourne Medoc - Enviable Location, Medieval History, Vineyards, Wine, Restaurants, Markets, Beach/Arcachon

Ideally situated just 15 minutes drive from the UNESCO World Heritage Medieval town of Saint Emilion, situated on the heights of the Entre Deux Mers this lovely house is set in a beautiful woodland garden.

A bright comfortable and contemporary interior with ample space throughout.

The house was restored with care and attention to detail in 2009 and now offers very comfortable accommodation for our guests. The high quality air conditioning being a particular asset during those hot summer nights. There is an inviting swimming pool which is heated between May to September.

A lovely covered terrace on which to enjoy those alfresco meals, perhaps complimented by a bottle of the local Vin de Bordeaux!

The house is perfectly situated for exploring the area and visiting the many local attractions, fishing or kayaking on the Dordogne river, hot air ballooning, local day and night markets and countless vineyards.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

The kitchen and dining area is spacious and open plan with an oak table seating 8 people. It has everything required to prepare and serve meals for up to 8 people including a 4 hob cooker, a microwave oven, large kettle, dishwasher, fridge-freezer, washing machine and coffee-maker.

Living rooms

Flooded with sunlight this room opens onto the south facing terrace. There is seating for 8, coffee and side tables, 4 seat table and chairs, tv, dvd, Bluetooth speaker, cd/radio along with a selection of games and books.

Bedrooms

Two double bedrooms and 1 twin bedroom. All have bedside tables, lamps, dressing tables with chair and mirror plus wardrobes.

Bathrooms

There is a bathroom on the first floor with bath and shower attachment, basin and wc. A shower room on the ground floor with basin and wc.

Heating

Reversible air-conditioning.

Entertainment

English Sky tv basic free to view channels

Dvd Player

Bluetooth speaker

Cd/Radio


Garden and outside

The HEATED pool is a short stroll through the orchard from the house. It is 10m x 5m in size and has an electric safety cover when not in use.

Surrounding the pool is a beautiful natural sandstone terrace with sunloungers, chairs and pool towels are provided, there is also a shower and wash handbasin in the pool house.

There is a table seating 6 on the covered terrace adjacent to the house along with a barbecue.

Parking and garages

Ample off-road parking.

Secure garaging available on request

Visitor suitability

Ideal for families of all ages

Information about any additional facilities

www.gite33.com

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool

Activities

Cycling

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Wide variety
Name of nearest fishing location: River Dodogne
Distance: 3.4 km

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Golf de Bordeaux-Cameyrac
Distance: 30 km

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Chateau Bonhoste
Distance: 0.5 km

The Owner Recommends

The River Dordogne

The Dordogne River is 5 minutes drive away. Canoeing and Kayaking are available on the Dordogne at Saint Antoinais a Saint Antoine du Breuillh.

Other Activities.

Horse riding is available locally just 20 minutes drive. Vineyard Tours and Hot Air Ballooning, further information available from the local tourist offices. www.bordeaux-tourisme.com

Rauzan, Nearest small Town

Rauzan is 4 minutes drive away or a 20 minute walk through the lanes. Here you will find a bar, bank, supermarket, boulangerie/patisserie x 2, pizza restaurant, La Maison restaurant (superb), hairdresser, Post Office, chemist, butcher, fruit and veg shop and petrol station.
The Chateau de Rauzan (Castle ruin) is well worth a visit.

Supermarkets

There is a huge Leclerc supermarket at Pineuilh 30 minutes away and a Carrefour at Libourne 20 minutes away.

Saint Emilion.

Saint Emilion is a UNESCO world heritage site 15 minutes away and has to be on your list of places to visit. The wine, the history, the architecture, not to be missed.

Bordeaux Port of the Moon World Heritage Site.

Bordeaux is a beautiful city just 45 minutes by car. Literally shop till you drop, what a place, it is spectacular at night too.

Bergerac

Bergerac just 60 minutes drive offers a great retail experience.

Sauveterre de Guyenne

A lovely Bastide walled town about 10 minutes drive by car. It has an impressive gateway, leading to the square with it's restaurants, supermarkets and shops.

Interesting Places to Visit and Driving Times.

Blaye Citadel UNESCO world heritage site. Sixty minutes drive. Castillon-la-Bataille 15 minutes. Libourne 20 minutes. Sauveterre de Guyenne 10 minutes. Saint-Foy-la Grande 35 minutes. Perigueux 75 minutes.

Great Restaurant

In Saint Jean de Blaignac the Au Berge Saint Jean is a 1 star Michelin restaurant, the dining room overlooks the River Dordogne, the food is sublime and reasonably priced for such quality, an experience awaits!!