Holiday gite with pool near Souillac - ML006866

Lachapelle-Auzac (5km from Souillac), Lot, Midi Pyrenees Reference: ML006866 Advertiser since: 20 February 2017
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Maison de Campagne Self Catering Monday 3 6 1 The property sleeps a max of 6 including babies

About this property

Beautiful Cottage in the Heart of the Dordogne. This cottage/gite is in a rural setting.

Set in open countryside surrounded by woods and open fields,this charming three bed cottage with private pool and secure garden offers you the best of both worlds. The quiet tranquility of the French countryside but within 5-30 minutes of the main attractions of the Dordogne and the Lot regions with prehistoric caves ( Lascaux) the bastide towns of Domme and Beynac, the chateaux and castles of the Hundred Years War, Rocamadour and Sarlat.

The Maison de campagne is a delightful three bedroom property arranged over a single level,sleeping up to 6 people. It offers the modern comforts of home throughout.

Outside the property has a covered terrace running the length of the house with seating and a patio area with gazebo, chairs and table and a charcoal bbq perfect for alfresco eating.



Kitchen and dining

The cottage offers a dining and kitchen area. The kitchen has a gas cooker/oven, fridge /freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, microwave, coffee machine, kettle and toaster and a large selection of crockery/cooking utensils designed to give a home from home feel. It also has an oak table and chairs, a welsh dresser and a wood burner.

Living rooms

The light and airy living room offers a sofa and three chairs with satellite tv (French and English) and a dvd player for those down time moments. There is a flame effect fire for those cooler nights.


There are three bedrooms - Two doubles, one twin to the front of the property and a further double to the back of the property
A baby travel cot is available.


There is one bathroom with shower and toilet and wash unit


There is a wood burner in the kitchen and electrical radiators in the other rooms


English and French tv, dvd player and internet.

Garden and outside

The enclosed gated garden offers a secure space for children to play and enjoy with badminton, football, basket ball nets and boules as well as our private terrassed overground pool 6m x 4m (made secure for children by the removal of the steps).

Parking and garages

The garden offers gated off street parking.

Visitor suitability

Away from other properties you benefit from not disturbing anyone or being disturbed by others - a real getaway from it all
The cottage is ideal for families/couples alike.
For those wanting a calm environment, then the property offers tranquility with its gardens and woodland walks.
For those wanting to profit from the history this is the region of the 100 years war, castles and Bastide towns abound. The area boasts amazing caves.
Alternatively for the more active we have several local golf courses, canoeing, the dordogne river is a 5 min drive away, horse riding, tennis, cycling paths along the Dordogne,parascending,hot air balloon rides and aquaparks.
Failing all that then just enjoy the gastronomy of the area, with fine Perigordine cuisine(the films the Hundred Yard walk and Chocolat were filmed in the area)along with easy access to the local wine areas of Cahors,Bordeaux,Gaillac and Montbazillac.
For music lovers visit the numerous music festivals being held in the region.

Information about any additional facilities

Bedding is included, beds made up for your arrival. Towels may be hired.
Cot, highchair and baby bath available.
The cottage is non smoking, you may of course smoke in the grounds.
Sadly, animals (even small ones) are not accepted.


  • Cleaning

  • Internet

  • No smoking

  • Linen

  • Child facilities

  • Private pool


Antiques/Brocante Market

Name of nearest antiques/brocante market: Souillac
Distance: 5 km


Fishing nearby

Species of fish: Trout
Name of nearest fishing location: Dordogne river
Distance: 5 km


Name and address of nearest golf course: Souillac Country club
Distance: 5 km

Signed wine route

Name of nearest signed wine route: Cahors


Wine tasting

Name and address of nearest wine producer: Atrium
Distance: 5 km

About the Owner/Advertiser, Mr David Fink

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 2009
Why this location? The house is set in the quiet tranquility of the french countryside truly away from it all.
Unique benefits of property Arranged over one level ideal for young families and those with limited mobility.
The house stands alone without any visible neighbours guaranteed privacy.

The Owner Recommends


Beautiful Dordogne town famous for markets