Holiday gite near Casteljaloux, Aquitaine - AT006816

2km from Casteljaloux, Lot et Garonne, Aquitaine Reference: AT006816 Advertiser since: 18 January 2019
Property Board Arrival Bedrooms Sleeps Bathrooms Additional info
Les Chênes du Gueymut Self Catering Saturday 2 5 1 A single bed is supplied in bedroom 2.

About this property

Luxury Gîte For 5 Guests, Close to Thermal Spa. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Welcome to Les Chênes du Gueymut! Our property is a 19th century renovated wine chai, preserving the charms of its former life with its exposed beams and beautiful decorative fireplace. Situated in a tranquil, wooded parkland of 1.3 hectares, it is ideal for lovers of calm and nature, while remaining close to the town centre of Casteljaloux.

Our luxury accommodation is suited for 5 people plus a baby. Facilities include wi-fi, fully equipped kitchen - with dishwasher, fridge-freezer, oven, microwave, Senseo coffee machine and washing machine - television, bbq, garden furniture, a selection of games and baby cot and highchair.

If you're into cycling, there are many cycle routes nearby and there is ample space for storing, cleaning and repairing cycles at the property. We can arrange cycle hire through a local company which will deliver the bikes to you.

Your stay at Les Chênes du Gueymut perfectly complements a visit to the thermal baths in Casteljaloux and an abundance of regional activities. Les Chênes du Gueymut is already a firm favourite with our past guests. Why don't you come discover this well-kept secret for yourself.

Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

You'll enjoy cooking in our fully equipped, modern kitchen with high-end appliances including a dishwasher, fridge-freezer, fan oven, microwave, Senseo coffee maker and washing machine.

Living rooms

The living room is a combined space for eating and relaxing. The dining table offers plenty of space for a large family dinner. A leather lounge suite complements the space. A separate tv room is available on the upper level.

Bedrooms

There are two double bedrooms, one of which is extremely generous and comprises an additional single bed for the 5th guest. (Alternatively, there is a sofa-bed in the upstairs tv room for the 5th guest.)

Bathrooms

There is a new shower room and toilet on the upper floor. The Grohe thermostatic shower holds the temperature at your preferred setting and the wide sliding glass door gives ample access to the shower.

There is a second toilet in the ground floor cloakroom.

Heating

Heating in the winter months is provided by a wood burner in the living room, a thermostat controlled fan heater in the bathroom and two oil heaters which can be adjusted to suit your requirements.

There is ample insulation as the walls of the building are very thick and the windows are double glazed.

Entertainment

An LCD tv and dvd (with a selection of dvds) is available in the upstairs tv room which is situated between the bedrooms. Orange tv is available on request (free of charge) and premium channels (ie. sports etc) are available for a fee.

There is a large selection of games and books available for your use in the guest house.

Garden and outside

The house sits within a parkland of 1.3 hectares of mature trees and has ample outdoor space for relaxation. You will find a gas bbq, dining table and chairs for al fresco dining in addition to outdoor lounging chairs.

The parkland is surrounded by fields, giving a sense of peace and tranquility.

Parking and garages

There is ample parking onsite.

Visitor suitability

We recommend Les Chênes du Gueymut for all guests and ages, however regret that the guest house is unsuitable for wheelchairs and guests with mobility issues.

Information about any additional facilities

Les Chênes du Gueymut is only a short distance to the centre of Casteljaloux where you will find the twice weekly farmers market with all their fresh produce; the thermal spa; lake Clarens with it's beach, floating obstacle course, casino and outdoor activities; the equestrian centre for all abilities; walking and cycling trails; and much more.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

Activities

Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Brocante de la Tour
Distance: 2 km

Cycling

Family activities

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Castel Golf
Distance: 4 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Code du Marmandaise

Sports

Walking

Name/number of nearest marked trail: Maps provided

Watersports

Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Cave du Marmandais
Distance: 15 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Petrina Taylor

We love our unique piece of nature and hope that you will too. The town has its own events committee, so there's always something going on in Casteljaloux - from night markets to Escargolate and Course Landaise to name a few.<br/>English is our first language, but our French is improving all the time. Please do feel free to contact us with any questions you may have.

Year property purchased 2015
Why this location? We adore the tranquility that the Aquitaine countryside offers. Our guests all comment on how calm it is here at Les Chênes du Gueymut.
Unique benefits of property Over a hectare of parkland with mature oak trees, surrounded by fields. Wildlife, including deer, are a common sight close to the house.

The Owner Recommends

Dining out at La Vieille Auberge

La Vieille Auberge offers a five star dining experience - their food is sumptuous and will lure you back again and again.

Restaurant La Vieille Auberge
11, rue Posterne - 47700 Casteljaloux
Tél : 05 53 93 01 36

The Daily Loaf - Aux délices de Castel

Aux délices de Castel is our favourite artisan boulangerie in Casteljaloux. They bake fresh bread throughout the day. You can have your baguette any way you like it, soft and white, dark and crusty or in between - just ask. Enjoy!

4 Avenue du Huit Mai 1945
47700 Casteljaloux
+33 5 53 79 54 62