|Le Fournil||Self Catering||Saturday||1||2||1|
Character filled stone cottage, situated up a very quiet lane with no other houses (except the owners) in view. Overlooking it's own fields and woods where you are free to wander and relax.
Gleaming polished wood floors and huge stone fireplace make the lounge a lovely place to relax, cool in summer and cosy in winter with it's traditional cast iron wood stove.
Stone walled terraces surround the property, ideal for that relaxing morning breakfast or afternoons sipping wine in the sun.
For the more energetic there are peaceful walks in stunning countryside, straight from your door. Or hop in the car to visit any number of beautiful places nearby including medieval chateaux, the Dordogne valley, underground caverns, majestic mountains and romantic ruins to name just a few!
Every thing you need for catering during your stay is provided. There is a gas hob and electric oven, large fridge-freezer and all usual kitchen appliances.
Solid oak dining table and chairs.
Country style oak chairs, English tv and dvd.
Huge stone fireplace with feature bread oven and cast iron wood stove
Sumptuous king size wooden french sleigh bed, polished wood floors.
Built in wardrobes
Fully tiled en suite shower room with shower, sink and toilet
Cast iron wood stove, all wood provided
Satellite tv (English)
Front and rear walled paved terraces
Parking available at your door
Not suitable for wheelchairs
Within a short drive are Salers (Cantal) lovely old mountain village, lots of good restaurants, Collonges le Rouge, lovely atmospheric old red stone village also good restaurants, Beaulieu and its abbey and restaurants, Rocamadour with it's impressive rock chapels and pilgrim sites, and loads of eating places, Curemonte with it's three chateaux in a tiny village setting and a good restaurant, Argentat for eating on the Quais by the river, and canoeing. and loads more!!
This is an idyllic countryside retreat - ideal for walkers, twitchers and wildlife lovers. Also great for people who love just to get away from it all - aah the peace and quiet.
However, it is great also for a base to go sightseeing the many fantastic towns, villages nearby; Argentat, Curemonte, Turenne, Rocamadour, Salers, Beaulieu-Sur- Dordogne, Sarlat to name but a few.
Your hosts are very welcoming and will sort out any problems if they should occur and are happy to recommend local walks, places to visit and local eateries to sample local produce.
It is a jewel in the French countryside - a perfect well equipped gite.