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Luxurious holiday properties with large panoramic pool - La Maison

People8
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms2
Separate WC's1
Space 1,076 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights

Overview

Description

La Maison

La Maison is the original detached farmer’s cottage, dating back some 200-300 years, and now fully restored and offering 3 bedrooms, (1 double, 2 twin). With exposed beams, a mezzanine floor, and wonderful fireplace, this property simply oozes charm.This old world charm is complimented by a modern fitted kitchen and shower room. A particular feature of this property is the recent addition of a very substantial and private balcony offering Al Fresco dining with wonderful views of the valley and breathtaking sunsets


About the property

Stunning luxurious properties, complete tranquillity & magnificent views.

In 4 acres of grounds, on the edge of a tiny hamlet, close to the very pretty bastide village of Prayssas, Sainte Foy offers a stunning, romantic, panoramic holiday location. The properties offer complete tranquillity in beautiful surroundings, yet are close to all amenities in nearby Villeneuve-sur-Lot & Agen, providing the perfect self catering holiday. The detached properties, all with their own private terraces, are grouped around a large west facing, wonderful Pool Terrace, with a 12mtrs x 6mtrs salt-water pool, and offering fantastic views and sunsets over a vineyard and unspoilt countryside.

Sainte Foy consists of 3 distinctly different detached properties; La Maison-the original, beautiful farm cottage; La Grange- a luxurious, spacious barn, and the very romantic & petit barn, Le Pigeonnier.

All offer a range of unique and individual features, providing the basis for an unforgettable family or romantic holiday in this beautiful region of South West France.

More Details

Owner
Peter Franklin
Member since: 2007
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
8 May, 2017

Available Rentals

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Notes

Bookings are normally Saturday-Saturday.However, other start and finish days may be possible.
Bookings are normally weekly but other periods may be possible.
Bed Linen and House towels provided upon request at £15 per person.
Refundable Security Deposit of £150 payable with final payment
Discounts available for bookings of 3 weeks or more.
A 25 % non-refundable deposit is payable on booking.


Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for La Maisonin Lacépède in Aquitaine

Property Type:
  • cottage (detached)
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1076 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
Theme:
  • Family
  • Luxury
General:
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Parking
  • Parking Off Street
  • Sofa Bed
  • Tiled Stove
  • Tumble Dryer
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Separate WC
  • Bathroom 1 - Shower Enclosure , Bidet , equipped with washbasin
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , equipped with washbasin
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet
Bedrooms:
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 1 Sofa bed/Futon , Mezzanine with double sofa bed
  • An additional 2 persons can be accommodated on a double sofa bed. A cot is provided with La Maison.
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Terrace
  • 8 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • suitable for elderly or infirm
Pool / Spa:
  • Outdoor Pool
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • groceries
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
Notes:
Air conditioning now available in lounge/diner as optional extra.

Reviews

5/5 -
(5 traveller reviews)

5

First class. Best gite we have ever stayed in.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed for 2 weeks in La Maison, but we also had the opportunity to check out the other 2 gites - Pigeonnier and Grange - and we are now spoilt for choice!! All 3 are fantastic - clean, well-maintained and, unusual for gites, had everything we needed. The area and views are to die for. The weather was wonderful too. We did not get to meet the owner (who has always been most helpful), but his son and daughter were on site and they were both really kind, friendly and extremely helpful. We were very lazy, I'm afraid and spent most of the time relaxing round the beautiful pool, on our lovely, private balcony or even in the gite itself (watching Wimbledon and the Tour de France!!). My husband brought his bike and went out cycling regularly - fabulous place for cycling. We had a wonderful time and will definitely be returning - we just have to decide which gite we want to stay in!

  • Review Submitted: Jul 21, 2013
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2013
  • Source: HomeAway
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England
5

Family Holiday - Summer 2010

  • 5 of 5

We spent two weeks at La Maison, Ste Foy in August 2010 and were delighted with the house and pool. From the initial booking, Peter Franklin was friendly and helpful - right down to suggesting a route and overnight stop on the way down from Calais.

When we arrived at the house, we were very pleased with the standard of accommation. A large house, clean and well set out, with a fully equipped kitchen. The pool is a real highlight, very clean with enough lounger chairs and umbrellas for all the guests.

Great care has been taken in the renovation and we hope to return again.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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Kent/England
5

First holiday with grown up kids!

  • 5 of 5

We were a tired motley crew that arrived after dark at Sainte Foy, the house was well furnished for a family holiday. A bottle of wine, plus beer and milk in the fridge were very thoughtful and much appreciated. As a noisy group with a guitar and ukelele we were glad that our outdoor sitting area was at the back so we didn't disturb the other guests! We loved the Wednesday night market at Praysass, joining in with the dancing was hilarious! Castelmoron was lovely for shopping and a coffee in a café. The view of the distant hills and vinyards from our patio was stunning, sitting with a glass of wine while the sun set was as near perfect as you can get. Peter and Daryl have done a superb job of restoring these beautiful pale stone buildings, which now all have matching blue shutters. The pool was a great asset as it was quite hot when we were there. We do hope to return one day.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 19, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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West Midlands
5

La Maison Sainte Foy

  • 5 of 5

The property was if anything better than the pictures on the internet suggested. It had character, was spacious and comfortable and had all the equipment you needed. The terrace was excellent. The shared pool area was lovely and had lots of sunloungers. The surroundings were peaceful, and the sunsets were amazing. A lovely gite that we would recommend to anyone wanting a relaxing and peaceful holiday.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 24, 2010
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2010
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Heureux séjour

  • 5 of 5

Nous sommes arrivés dans la soirée (5 adultes et deux enfants de 6 et 11 ans) et nous avons découvert « La Maison » en « vrai ». Nous étions très attirés par les photos du site et nous avons été agréablement surpris de constater que la réalité dépassait les images. Des locaux spacieux, propres, fonctionnels et une ambiance rustique et chaleureuse. Après une bonne nuit dans des chambres accueillantes avec des lits confortables, nous avons découvert les extérieurs : un superbe balcon avec une vue magnifique, une piscine hollywoodienne très bien entretenue , un calme et une sérénité que nous recherchions .

Le très joli village de Prayssas à 5 minutes du gîte nous a permis de nous ravitailler en denrées de base.

Le propriétaire est toujours à l’écoute et disponible et il a réussi le tour de force de remplacer la box défectueuse pour le lendemain.

Nous avons apprécié les deux salles de bain et les deux w.c ainsi que la cuisine très fonctionnelle et très bien équipée.

Le seul reproche que nous pourrions faire, c’est que la télé n’est reliée qu’à un décodeur anglais mais Peter Franklin nous a assuré qu’il va remédier à cela pour satisfaire la clientèle française.

En résumé, nous avons été très satisfait de notre séjour (15 jours) : un cadre magnifique, un grand confort, un bien-être douillet qui nous ont bercés petits et grands .Nous recommandons sans réserve ce gîte à tous ceux qui veulent passer d’agréables vacances.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 2, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2014
  • Source: Abritel, from HomeAway
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