Holiday retreat for couples in Gironde - AG006309

Flaujagues (8km from Castillon-la-Bataille), Gironde, Aquitaine Reference: AG006309 Advertiser since: 13 April 2018
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms
Olive Tree Gite Self Catering Flexible 1 2 1

About this property

Retreat with a Pool in France's Wine Making Heart. This cottage/gite is in a village setting.

Olive Tree Gite is a light and spacious barn loft with its own private pool in the heart of France's wine country - 25 minutes from St Emilion, 45 minutes from Bergerac and an hour from Bordeaux.

It has wifi throughout, a large, fully equipped kitchen with dining area, sitting room with TV that shows English speaking channels plus a bedroom with a king size (200 x 160 cm) bed.

There’s masses to see and do in this wonderful area. Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of St-Emillion, tour and taste wine at glorious wine-producing chateaux, cycle around the countryside, fish or canoe on the Dordogne River or stroll along its banks… or, of course, simply relax by the pool.

For fine local produce, there are day and night markets and you can purchase a range of wines at our local winery - just a stone’s throw from the gite.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

The kitchen is fully equipped with washing machine, dishwasher, oven and microwave and has a dining area

Living rooms

The sitting room has a tv that shows English-speaking channels

Bedrooms

The bedroom has king size metal (200 x 160 cm) bed

Bathrooms

The bathroom has bath and shower. Towels, soap, bath gel & shampoo are provided.

Heating

Yes

Garden and outside

Entrance to the gite is via an elevated sun deck and it has its own private pool (approx 6.5 m x 3.5m)

Parking and garages

Uncovered parking by gite

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Couples only

  • Private pool

Activities

Cycling

Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Carp
Name of nearest fishing location: Lac de la Cadie
Distance: 4 km

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Grand Saint Emilionnais Golf Club
Distance: 9 km

Horse riding

Name and address of nearest stables: Les Ecuries du Gaudoux, 33790 Saint-Antoine-Du-Queyret
Distance: 8 km

Mountain biking

Distance: 3 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Saint-Emilion-Pomerol-Fronsac wine route

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Chemin de Randonnée Littéraire à Flaujagues

Watersports

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Chateau Haut-Veyrac, 1 Lieu dit Haut-Veyrac, Saint-Etienne de Lis - this is one of many as we are in the heart of France's premier wine producing region
Distance: 13 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Ms Jean Macfarlane

After years of living in Asia and Africa, my love of old stone houses, beautiful gardens, sun-drenched countryside and fine red wine drew me to this wonderful location in South-West France.

Year property purchased 2018
Why this location? Where better to be than close to the banks of the idyllic River Dordogne and in the heart of France's largest wine growing area?
Unique benefits of property Olive Tree Gite is a fabulous getaway for 2 in the heart of France’s wine-making country – 25 minutes from St Emilion, 45 minutes from Bergerac and an hour from Bordeaux.

Stay in a 200-year-old converted barn with its own private pool. It has a large, fully equipped kitchen, dining area and sitting room plus a bedroom with a king size (200 x 160 cm) bed.

There’s masses to see and do in this wonderful area. Visit the UNESCO world heritage site of St-Emillion, tour and taste wine at glorious wine-producing chateaux, cycle around the countryside, fish or canoe on the Dordogne River or stroll along its banks… or, of course, simply relax by the pool. For fine local produce, there are day and night markets and you can purchase a range of wines at our local winery - just a stone’s throw from the gite.

The Owner Recommends

Wine tasting, cycling, fishing, canoeing, strolling by the Dordogne River

Olive Tree Gite is extremely well placed for a wide range of activities