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Delightful gite in La Graffeuille with exclusive use of large swimming pool

People5
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms1
Space 1,614 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 2 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Gite with stunning views of the Monedieres and Massif Central mountains

Gite la Graffeuille and the owners' house sit in an acre of lovely gardens. The gite is separate and securely fenced off from the main house, with the half an acre of garden, plus the swimming pool ( with safety alarm), being exclusive to the gite guests (open May to October)

This 2 bedroom, recently- refurbished, gite sleeps 5.

There is a spacious and well-equipped kitchen/ dining room, including a cooker, microwave, dishwasher, toaster, kettle, coffee- maker and high chair. A washing-machine, ironing board and iron are available on request. The comfortable sitting room has a stunning view through triple patio doors. There is English and French TV, DVD player, CD player, Wifi, and a selection of DVDs and games. The shower room/WC has a walk-in shower, illuminated sink unit, and heated towel rail. There are 2 upstairs bedrooms, the first has a double bed and cot. It leads on to a balcony, with seating for 2 people, overlooking the pool, and the views are amazing. The second bedroom has 3 single beds. All the rooms are heated by electric wall heaters in the winter, and fans are provided in both bedrooms in the summer.

There swimming pool is 8x4 metres, with a constant depth of 1.32 metres (no deep-end) It is surrounded by a large deck area, which offers 5 sun loungers, a table with 6 chairs, a parasol, and BBQ. There is an adult double swing in the shade of the trees, a children's swing and boule and badminton can be played on the lawn. There is off-road parking for 2 cars, and garage parking for 2 motorbikes.

Please note smoking is not permitted in the gite.

We welcome well-behaved pets.

More Details

Owner
La Graffeuille
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, French
Response time:
Within an hour
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
16 January, 2018

About La Graffeuille

We are Karen and Richard Banks, a couple from Monmouth, South Wales, who now live permanently in France. Karen is a Veterinary Nurse and Richard was a lorry driver. We live with our 3 large, friendly retrievers, and 2 cats.

La Graffeuille purchased this cottage in 2016

Why La Graffeuille chose Montgibaud

We are located in the in the North-west corner of Correze, in department 19, of the Limousin. We drove through this area when travelling to the Midi-Pyrenees to view houses, and loved it so much that we decided to settle here. The Limousin is famous for its beautiful countryside and abundance of lakes.

What makes this cottage unique

As soon as we saw La Graffeuille, we fell in love with the pretty house and blue shutters, and the gite was ripe for renovation. We live in a tranquil, rural community, and it has such a relaxing quality. The views are amazing, and there are all amenities nearby, plenty to do and interesting places to visit. Or just sit and relax at the pool!! We are motorbike-friendly. Pets are welcome by arrangement.

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday cottage in Montgibaud in Corrèze

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 1614 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 16:00
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • The gite will be clean on arrival. We would hope you leave it as you found it. If you wish not to clean it there will be a cleaning fee of 60 euros.
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 5 people
Bathrooms:
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Downstairs shower room, sink and WC
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 3 Single Bed
  • Bedroom 1 has a double bed, 2 bedside tables, cot, hanging space and storage unit. A patio door leads onto a balcony, with seating for 2, overlooking the pool. There is a fan for summer, and an electric wall heater for winter. Bedroom 2 has 3 bedside tables, hanging and storage, a fan for the summer, and an electric wall heater for winter.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
Outside:
  • Balcony ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • water parks
  • waterfalls
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
Notes:
Lubersac is the nearest town (8km) offering all amenities, including 3 supermarkets, bakery, medical services, 2 pharmacies, pretty square with 3 cafes, fuel station and a chateau. Our neighbouring village, in walking distance, boasts a Michelin-star restaurant. Meuzac (3km away) offers 2 lakes, one with a beach , the other with water-skiing. There is a great lake-side restaurant.

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5

Great find..... a gem!!

  • 5 of 5

Lovely comfortable gite all you need for a relaxing holiday, delightful location. The owners who live in the main house next door are on hand to help if required and found to be very welcoming and helpful but never intrusive in fact Karen and Richard are great hosts.

We would recommend this gite for a summer holiday or a stay out of season at any time as its well equipped to suit all.

  • Review Submitted: 14-Jan-2018
  • Date of Stay: January 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Lovely gite

  • 5 of 5

Lovely gite with everything you need. Karen and Richard were great hosts and very helpful. Beautiful area and lots of interesting places to visit. Would highly recommend

  • Review Submitted: 24-Sep-2017
  • Date of Stay: September 2017
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5

Perfect

  • 5 of 5

We stayed at this wonderful Gite for two weeks in August with our two girls. Lovely and clean fully equipped with all the cooking essentials you could require. The swimming pool is amazingly clean and cleaned on a daily basis, Has a pool alarm so if the worst was to happen and a child fell in a very loud alarm would sound. As a parent this is total peace of mind. Thr garden is very secure with a swing, badminton net and garden toys to entertain the children.

The Views from the garden are breathtaking.

Richard and Karen are great hosts and always on hand if needed to help with their wealth of local knowledge. I would 100% recommend this property and we will be returning in the future. Thank you Karen and Richard.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Aug-2017
  • Date of Stay: August 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The property was excellent

  • 5 of 5

La Graffeuille was beautifully presented with everything you could need and the pool and decking area were perfect. Karen and Richard could not have been more welcoming. The gite is in a very rural area of France and is perfect for a really relaxing, 'away-from-it-all' holiday, but as it's only half an hour away from Limoges airport, it's really accessible. I would have no hesitation in recommending this property.

  • Review Submitted: 29-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great stay in lovely site

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely 2 week stay in a delightful gite with lovely contryside views especially from the little balcony. Karen and Richard were very welcoming and helpful throughout the stay. They gave us lots of information about the local area and things to do and helped with arranging a vet for our dog. We all loved the large well maintained pool (with lilos etc) and surrounding decking where we relaxed on the loungers. There is a good sized garden area which is well fenced if you have a dog. I would recommend the gite to others.

  • Review Submitted: 23-Jul-2017
  • Date of Stay: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Superb gite with fantastic views and facilities

  • 5 of 5

We had a lovely welcome from Richard and Karen, had a welcome cup of tea with them before being shown around the gite.

The gite is very well equipped, we felt very at home and relaxed, The garden was beautiful and we had sole use of the pool next to the gite. The property is close to the A20 making getting around to local villages and sites very easy. We will certainly go back again, really enjoyed our week. Thank you Karen and Richard,

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  • Review Submitted: 30-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
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Location

Nearest Airport
55 Kilometres
Limoges
Nearest Barpub
8 Kilometres
Lubersac
Nearest Ferry
560 Kilometres
St Malo
Nearest Golf
50 Kilometres
Limoges
Nearest Train
15 Kilometres
Uzerche
Nearest Motorway
7 Kilometres
A20
Nearest Restaurant
0.5 Kilometres
Montgibaud
Car: necessary

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday cottage in Montgibaud, Correze

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
May
1 May 2018 - 31 May 2018
7 night minimum stay
£353
for 7 nights
£353
 
 
June
1 Jun 2018 - 30 Jun 2018
7 night minimum stay
£441
for 7 nights
£441
 
 
July
1 Jul 2018 - 31 Jul 2018
7 night minimum stay
£617
for 7 nights
£617
 
 
August
1 Aug 2018 - 31 Aug 2018
7 night minimum stay
£617
for 7 nights
£617
 
 
September
1 Sep 2018 - 30 Sep 2018
7 night minimum stay
£441
for 7 nights
£441
 
 
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
£88
for 2 nights
From
£44
 

Additional pricing information

Pet Fee £17.64
Refundable Damage Deposit £176.42

Our terms and conditions are on our website: gitelagraffeuille.com
Check-in is 4pm on the first day of your holiday.
Check-out is 11am on the final day of your holiday

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.
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