Pair of gites to let, private pool, Aquitaine - AT007421

4km from Monbahus, Lot et Garonne, Aquitaine Reference: AT007421 Advertiser since: 31 March 2014
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Grenade et Lavande Self Catering Flexible 4 8 4 Double sofabed, cots, day bed

About this property

Stunning Views, Close To Village, Private Pool. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Delightful pair of gîtes La Grenade (Pomegranate) and La Lavande (Lavender) set in idyllic countryside with amazing views from the pool. Stunning views, ideal for two families holidaying together, close to a lovely village with bakery, bar/restaurant and shop.

Located in the Lot-et-Garonne which is also known as the Tuscany of France, and slightly off the ‘beaten track’, these two beautiful gîtes, La Grenade and La Lavande, are set in 4 acres of grounds, surrounded by beautiful countryside with breathtaking views. However, access to the local village of Monbahus with its boulangerie for amazing bread and pastries, the general store for basic provisions or the lively bar and restaurant, is very easy and just a few kilometres. With local restaurants offering excellent cuisine, fresh local produce purchased from the market, or bbq on your private terrace, the choice is yours.

The town of Miramont is a twenty minute drive away, boasting four supermarkets, bars, restaurants and a very busy Monday market. Popular tourist destinations such as Eymet, Villereal, Bergerac, Pujols, Mobazillac and Monflanquin are all within an easy 25 – 40 minute drive through empty roads and beautiful countryside.

Grenade - sleeps 4 - French style cottage on one level with one small step down into the kitchen. Beautiful wooden floors throughout, high beamed ceilings and a log burning fire for chillier months, there are many original features, including an original stone wall with scarring from the bread ovens in the lounge/dining room.

Lavande - sleeps 4 - French style cottage on one level featuring its own drive. With a very private feel, its terrace with ample comfortable seating and bbq looks out onto beautiful French countryside. There are several small steps in the kitchen and lounge area.

Along with the private terraces, guests are welcome to enjoy the 4 acres of ground, including picnic areas, children’s play area with swings.

Plenty of safe parking for several cars.

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Type

Cottage/Gite

Kitchen and dining

Grenade - Fully equipped kitchen including a washing machine, dishwasher, hob, oven, microwave and fridge-freezer. A cool bag/picnic hamper with rug is provided along with all basic kitchen necessities to help you enjoy your holiday. As well as a dining table and chairs, there is ample comfortable seating. A private terrace complete with outdoor furniture and bbq leads from the lounge area and is not overlooked.

Lavande - Fully equipped kitchen including a washing machine, dishwasher, hob, oven, microwave and fridge-freezer. A cool bag/picnic hamper with rug is provided along with all basic kitchen necessities to help you enjoy your holiday. Kitchen/lounge/diner with comfortable seating and a logburner for chillier nights in the lounge area, a dvd player and UK tv are available. The private terrace, complete with outdoor furniture and bbq leads from the lounge with stunning views and is not overlooked.

Living rooms

Grenade - French style cottage on one level with one small step down into the kitchen. Beautiful wooden floors throughout, high beamed ceilings and a log burning fire for chillier months, there are many original features, including an original stone wall with scarring from the bread ovens in the lounge/dining room.

Lavande - Kitchen/lounge/diner with comfortable seating and a logburner for chillier nights in the lounge area, a dvd player and UK tv are available. The private terrace, complete with outdoor furniture and bbq leads from the lounge with stunning views.

Bedrooms

Grenade - Two bedrooms, both en suite. The family bedroom has a double bed, plus day bed with trundle and room for a cot, so can sleep 4 plus a baby. There is an en suite bathroom with a bath, shower and wc. The other bedroom has 2 single beds with an en suite shower room and wc. There is also a sofabed in the living room that could sleep another 2. A fan and hairdryer is provided in each bedroom.

Lavande - Two bedrooms, both en suite. The family room has a double bed, plus day bed and room for a cot, so can sleep 3 plus baby. There is an en suite bathroom with a shower and wc. The other bedroom has 2 single beds, room for a cot with an en suite shower room with wc. A fan and hairdryer is provided in each bedroom.

Bathrooms

Grenade - each bedroom has an en suite shower room and wc.

Lavande - each bedroom has an en suite shower room and wc.

Heating

Logburners.

Garden and outside

The two gites share an 11m x 5m pool with steps. There are plenty of sunloungers and parasols. The pool house has a football table, boardgames, and a dvd and book library. The pool house is adjoined by a decked area. The pool terrace has sun all day and benefits from stunning views across the countryside.

Along with the private pool terrace, guests are welcome to enjoy the 4 acres of ground, including picnic areas, children’s play area with swings.

There is plenty of safe parking for several cars.

Parking and garages

There is plenty of safe secure parking on site.

Visitor suitability

Families with/without children. Groups of friends. Not suitable for people with reduced mobility or wheelchairs.

Facilities

  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool

Activities

Cycling

Golf

Name and address of nearest golf course: Tombeboeuf
Distance: 8 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mrs Beverley Dunham

Our agency business started renting holiday properties in South West France in 2002 - we live in the area and are always on hand to answer any queries.

Year property purchased 2002
Why this location? Close to all major tourist attractions in Dordogne and Lot et Garonne.
Unique benefits of property Private swimming pool, beautiful countryside views. Great for groups of families or friends.

The Owner Recommends

Local Markets

The local markets are always worth a visit. Eymet's market is not to be missed and is on a Thursday, Miramont's market is on a Monday, Villareal's market is on a Saturday and the market at Issigeac on a Sunday is always very busy so try to get there early. Evening markets in the summer months are great to visit.

Beautiful Villages

The area is home to some of the most beautiful villages in France. Named as some of 'Les plus beaux villages de France', Belves, Beynac-et-Cazenac, Castelnaud-la-Chapelle, Domme, La Roque-Gageac, Monflanquin and Monpazier are all worth a visit.

Chateaux Visits

Head east of the property and visit the impressive chateaux of Biron, Beynac and Castelnaud-la-Chapelle.

Beautiful Gardens

The Jardins de Marqueyssac are beautiful, and the view from the viewing platform across the Dordogne valley towards La Roque-Gageac is spectacular.