Restored Spacious Old Farmhouse in Riberac
Peaceful Location, Yet Near Amenities / Restaurants
Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms)
Although only 2 minutes drive from all the amenities and restaurants/cafes of Riberac, Chez Faye is a truly peaceful and tranquil spot in the heart of a small French farming community. Easily accessible, the house is full of character, with exposed beams, a woodburning stove, sun terrace and our own vine.
Bedroom 1 en-suite, with kingsize bed and ceiling fan.
Bedroom 2 with double bed, and fan.
Bedroom 3 with two single beds, and fan.
Bedroom 4 with one single bed + one double bed, and fan.
En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1 with bath, wc, basin.
Shower Room (downstairs) with shower, basin, wc.
Large kitchen/breakfast room, with oven, hob, drinks fridge, fridge/freezer, microwave, dishwasher, washing machine, kettle, toaster, coffee percolator.
Iron, ironing board, clothes airer, hoover, brooms etc.
Large lounge, with sofas and armchair, TV, CD/tape/Radio, wood burning fire, large dining table (seating 8), french doors giving access to garden and pool.
Games room, table tennis, darts. Storage of sun loungers and cushions.
Duvets, towels, bedlinen all supplied.
Please provide your own pool towels. The property is cleaned at the beginning of your stay. Additional cleaning/laundry can be arranged at extra cost.
Barbecue, Private Pool, Garden.
Dishwasher, Fridge, Fridge/Freezer, Hob/Stove, Iron, Microwave, Oven, Washing Machine.
Room Fans, Satellite, TV.
The house is on several levels with some low beams and does not lend itself to being used by wheelchair users. Sorry.
At the front of the house there is ample parking for up to 4 cars. The garden is mature with a large lawn and rockery. The sun terrace leads down steps to the private pool, size:10m x 5m, and 1.2m to 2m deep, and is alarmed. There are sun loungers, a BBQ, dining table/chairs and a sun parasol.
Important notes on accommodation
No smoking inside the house, please repsect this request.
The house has one spiral and one open staircase, and tiled floors downstairs so if you have very young children in your party please ensure you are happy with the facilities before booking.
The swimming pool is alarmed to comply with French legislation.
|Rental Period||Per Night||Per Week||Per Month||Min. Stay (Nights)|
|8 June 2014 - 28 June 2014||£ 575.00||7|
|9 June 2014 - 29 June 2014||£ 800.00||7|
|30 June 2014 - 13 July 2014||£ 1100.00||7|
|14 July 2014 - 31 August 2014||£ 1200.00||7|
|1 September 2014 - 29 September 2014||£ 800.00||7|
|2 September 2014 - 30 September 2014||£ 575.00||7|
Notes on prices
The prices quoted above of £575.00 p/wk are for 1-4 occupants. The prices quoted above of £800.00 p/wk are for 5-8 occupants.
Mondays. The cost of travel is cheaper than at week-ends there is less congestion on flights and ferries during the peak summer season. Arrival after 4pm and departure by 10am please. This may be flexible out of high season and depending on bookings.
Please request the booking form and Terms & Conditions by email.
To secure your booking please complete our booking form and send it with your rental deposit of 10% of the total rental amount. The balance of the rental is due 8 weeks prior to travel together with a damage deposit, which is refundable.
Farmhouse in Riberac, Dordogne, France
About the area
The Atlantic beaches and dunes of Archachon, south of Bordeaux are approx. 1.5 hours drive, and La Rochelle to the north-west approx. 2hrs. However, we have several lakes/rivers with sand beaches nearer, namely: La Jemaye (14kms) with pedaloes, canoes, horse riding etc, Aubeterre-sur-Dronne (12kms), Bourdielles (15kms).
Perigueux: 18 hole (25 mins drive)
Angouleme: 18 hole (45 mins drive)
Chateau Vigier: 18 hole (60 mins drive)
Bordeaux: 4 or 5 courses (70 mins drive) see local guides.
Longeveau: 9 hole (20 mins drive)
Special Interest Holidays
Although we do not offer special interest holidays ourselves. The location would lend itself for small groups interested in painting, fishing.
How to get there
By air to: Bergerac (45mins), Bordeaux (60mins), Limoges or Poitiers (2hrs). Ryanair, FlyBe, BA, or Easyjet.
By train from: Waterloo to Angouleme.
Car hire is available at all the above destinations.
The use of a car is essential.
By car: Via the Channel Tunnel, and the main Channel Ferry ports along the south coast to a variety of destinations in France. The house is approximately 8 hours drive from Calais.
Riberac, the nearest town is 2 mins drive: Aubeterre-sur-Dronne 20mins: Perigueux (capital of the Dordogne) 30 mins: Brantome (Historic French town dating back to the 9thC) 30 mins: Bordeaux and the wine region 1 hour.
Riberac, and the neighbouring area, has numerous restaurants and cafes, 4 supermarkets, bakeries, banks, chemists, hospital, doctors, petrol stations and repair garages, hairdressers etc.
Situated in the town square is the Tourist Office where literature is available on all activities, possible places to visit and local events can be obtained.
Send an enquiry to the owner for booking or further information
Property Ref FR1384
(UNITED KINGDOM) +44 1844343123
Languages spoken: English.
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