|Rouge Gorge||Self Catering||Saturday||3||5||1|
Set in 2.5 acres, high above the Dordogne river,our site,on the edge of a pretty village warmly welcomes you to the best of both worlds -t he quiet tranquility of the countryside but in the heart of the Dordogne valley where prehistoric caves, bastide towns, castles of the Hundred Years War and the towns of Rocamadour and Sarlat, await.
The Rouge Gorge is a delightful 3 bedroom property converted from an original farmhouse. Retaining its beams, wooden floors and stone walls throughout it now offers the modern comforts of home living.
The Rouge Gorge has a modern kitchen with an overground souillard or cellar. The kitchen has all the comforts of home with a gas cooker/oven, dishwasher, fridge/freezer, microwave, kettle, coffeemaker, toaster and a good supply of cooking utensils and crockery. A washing machine is available communally. The kitchen leads to a large living room with sofa, two armchairs, tv, dvd and cd player(french and English tv available). Both rooms have wood burners with beautiful stone fireplaces.
The cottage has three bedrooms.
Bedroom one is a double room, bedroom two has twin beds which may be pushed together to form a second double and then this room leads directly into a third small bedroom with a single bed.
The property has a bathroom with shower, wc, bidet and sink upstairs.
Outside the Rouge benefits from two terraces one directly outside the kitchen the other offering a covered dining area allowing alfresco eating whatever the weather. The terrace has dining furniture,outside lights and a charcoal barbecue.
The cottage is ideal for families,couples or couples sharing and is able to offer many different types of holidays.For families it offers a secure space for children to play with table tennis, badminton, football,basket ball, trampoline and two swing areas to enjoy along with our swimming pools (11mx7m) paddling pool (3m) and a heated pool (9mx5m) giving guaranteed swimming at 28 deg even in early spring or autumn, the pools are fenced and alarmed.
Modern kitchen with all facilities. Oak table and chairs.
Separate living room with sofa and chairs leading to covered court yard.
One double then along the corridor up 3 steps a twin room leading to an additional small single.
One upstairs bathroom with shower sink bidet and toilet.
Electrical radiators if required Fans for the warmer nights.
Dvds available in English and french, tv wi-fi throughout.
Two and a half gardens to enjoy with areas for calm and for children.
Ping pong table, trampoline, swings as well as badminton basket ball and football nets.
Off street parking to the side of the property.
All ages but regrettably not wheel chair accesible.
We are an English family who have been running our self catering business for 14 years. We are there to welcome you and to help with any requests and requirements should you so need during your stay.
|Year property purchased||2004|
|Why this location?||A wonderful location to explore the Dordogne valley.|
|Unique benefits of property||Suitable for all and for all types of holidays be it couples families or friends and families wanting to holiday together but have their own property.
For couples wanting a calm environment, then profit from the gardens, woodland walks and a superb restaurant 5 mins walk away.
For those interested in history this is the region of the Hundred years war with castles,beautiful bastide towns, Sarlat, Domme, Rocamadour and caves in abundance.
Alternatively for the more active there are local golf courses, canoeing, the Dordogne river 5 minute drive away, horse riding, tennis,cycle paths, parascending, tree climbing parks,hot air balloon rides and aqua parks.
Failing all that then just enjoy the gastronomy of the area with fine Perigordine cuisine (the films Chocolat and the Hundred Foot Journey were filmed in the area )and easy access to the wine areas of Cahors Bordeaux,Gaillac and Montbazillac.
The secondest most visited pilgramage site in France