Lots to do: pool, games room,gym,lake, ,maze,bikes,10acres grounds,pizza evening
Lovingly restored farm provides great family accommodation. Five properties, sleeping from 2 to 12 people. Set in 8 acres of gardens, woods, meadows in the Perigord Vert National Park. The sleepy hamlet of Nadaillac nestles in a river valley between La Rochebeaucourt (5km)and Villebois (8km) close to Angouleme and Perigueux. Stunning rural position with walks straight from the door yet all amenities close by.
Large 12m by 6m pool for relaxing by, paddling pool, children's play area with swings, gym, games room, boules, badminton, table tennis, bikes. FISHING LAKE All equipment can be provided
Each gite has been thoughtfully equipped with all mod cons including new large flat screen TVs English and French Channels, free internet and dishwashers . Each has its own private patio area with BBQ and stunning views across the valley.
FREE WIFI and Ethernet INTERNET,
EVERY WEEK PIZZA EVENING using restored bread oven. Fun for kids and adults alike.
Owners live on site
Guest Book: Samples from guest book:
Fantastic hospitality, wonderful catering of our special meal, Everything on site superb, see you again next year.
The best gite we have ever had and lots to do locally. Stephenson, Kent
Thanks to Nicky and Richard for a most relaxing stay in your enormous gite. Gallivan, Merseyside.
Third year, Successful as ever, Tremendous 20, Northeast England.
Had a great holiday, thanks for such a clean and well equiped gite. Lovely two weeks to remember. Maskel, Brighton
Pizza: On an evening of your choice we can organise a Pizza evening. Make your own pizzas in a traditional bread oven. A great way to entertain the kids and socialize with the other guests over a glass of wine!!!
Lake: A short walk for the properties is our 1 hectare fishing lake. Well stocked with carp, roach, pike etc Recent catch 18lbs carp!!! All equipment and expertise can be provided by Richard
Details for holiday farmhouse Martrieux, 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, 3 Bathrooms
The lovely original Farmhouse at Les Rivieres, sleeps 8 people comfortably in 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and spacious lounge and kitchen.
Newly renovated to a high standard and maintained impeccably with a well equipped kitchen, Sky Tv, Wifi internet, bath and showers. Lovely secluded garden with hammock, table, chairs and parasol and BBQ with views of the sleepy hamlet of Nadaillac and across to the maize and sunflower fields.
The property, sits in 8 acres of woods, meadows and gardens. Many quiet little corners to explore and walks straight from the door into the Perigord Vert Naturel Park Deer, Boar, barn owls, red squirrels, hoophoos, woodpeckers, .
The pool, games room,Gym, CINEMA with projector for films and sport, fishing lake plus bikes, games, pizza night, trampoline etc ensures that there lots to do if you wish.
Top Traveller Review
Perfect family holiday
About the Owner
4.8 based on 5 holidaymaker reviews
Perfect family holiday
We've just had our first family holiday staying in the Matrieux gite with friends. It is just like a home from home. There was everything we needed and more for the children. The hosts were so friendly and gave great advice on what to do in the area and made sure our stay was just perfect. The swimming pool was amazing and we had loads of fun in the games room! We would love to return as there's still lots to do, we just couldn't fit it all in. The holiday really did exceed our expectations and we hope to come back.
Once again we have just had the most lovely holiday at their beautiful location. Truly lovely hosts Nicki and Richard made us feel totally welcome as always. We already looking to book a longer stay next year. The location is wonderful and the accomodation and the people make it what it is. Beautiful swimming pool and grounds make this the perfect place to relax and kick back having the beautiful surrounding towns and hamlets a place never to forget. It is just lie our second home. These people make us proud to see our fellow Brits making a wonderful place for all the rest of us to stay and enjoy. Thanks Richard for the wine, we are just having a tipple to your health. Love Carol, Chris, Mary, Alexis and Andy.
Séjour parfait !
Chaque gîte est réellement indépendant avec son jardin privatif, son hamac, corde à linge etc. La piscine est très bien entretenue (avec accessoires fournis, bouées, tapis, frites, de quoi s'amuser) et il y a véritablement TOUT sur place pour passer un séjour reposant. Si vous avez des enfants en bas-âge, tout est sur place (lits bébé, chaise haute, baignoire, jouets, ventilateurs, bac à sable, balançoire etc.), en cas de mauvais temps, une très grande salle de jeux avec un billard, une table de ping pong, et une salle de sport séparée. Barbecue sur place également. Le site est extrêmement calme, situé dans un lieu-dit avec très peu de circulation. C'est la campagne profonde ! Les alentours sont jolis, à une demi-heure de voiture vous trouverez de beaux villages, des châteaux, des grottes, un lac aménagé en plage. Les hôtes sont très serviables. Je recommande très chaudement !
Beautiful setting, owners very welcoming
The listing description accurately reflects the location, layout and facilities. The swimming pool was fantastic, very child friendly, with a very secure gate and fencing; it was really comforting to know that my 20 month old son could run around the complex with the older children without us worrying that he'd be falling in the pool if we weren't watching him. There were lots of toys and activities to entertain younger children, so don't worry about taking toys to entertain your children, and also lots of activities for older children too, cinema room, games room, bikes and even tractor rides on occasion! The gite was very comfortable, and well equipped. We did have a problem with a leaky shower which we did report, hopefully this will be sorted! The owners were very friendly and sometimes socialised with us which was nice. The owner's children were fabulous, and our children loved playing with them. This gite offers good value for money, and we'd recommend it to our friends. We had a great holiday!
aanrader met kinderen
heel leuk verblijf om met kinderen te vertoeven, elke dag zwembadpret, gebruik van mountainbikes, echt al het nodige is voorhanden en met vragen kan je steeds bij de eigenaars terecht, alleen jammer dat de pizza avond bij ons niet kon doorgaan, maar absoluut een aanrader om te logeren
From the Owner
“We are a young family and understand well that happy kids makes for a happy holiday. We have provided lots of extra games and toys for kids of all ages. Games room for evening tounaments of ping pong. Dressing up box. Wild flower maze with insect catchers. Try a spot of fishing in our own private lake. Welcoming, safe and child friendly atmostphere means many of our guests return year after year and are now our friends.”
Activity and Interests
Situated on the Charante/Dordogne border between Brantome (25mins) and Riberac (25mins). The property nestles in the Lizonne River valley of Perigord Vert Naturel Park and is surrounded by woods, meadows and sunflower fields. The local town of Villebois Lavalette (8km) has all amenities including an excellent super market and restaurant. Angouleme (25mins) and Perigueux (40mins) are easily accessible excellent for shopping, hypermarkets, cathedrals and museums. Many local chateaux to explore, wine and cognac tasting, troglodyte caves, Lascaux, St Emillion, local fairs and car boots, excellent restaurants and lovely country lanes to explore on foot or by bike ( free bikes available).
Lots to do for children, futurscope theme park, beachs at Auberterre and St Estephe, canoeing, Zoo at La Palmeyre, Valley of the Monkeys, aquarium, horse riding for all levels, Go-karting and quadbiking all close by.
Other Activities: Fishing lake
Golf: Many golf courses within a short drive, leisure 9 hole courses or more testing holes at Angouleme or Cognac clubs
|Rental Period||Minimum Price||Additional Nights||Weekend Night||Weekly||Monthly||Event Price|
1 Oct 2016 - 22 Dec 2016
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
23 Dec 2016 - 3 Jan 2017
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
8 Jul 2017 - 25 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Additional pricing information
|Fees||No additional mandatory fees|
|Refundable Damage Deposit||£200|
Prices are based on 6 people in 3 bedrooms.
Option to add further double bedroom with ensuite and second lounge available , please contact owner direct on firstname.lastname@example.org
One night priced based on 2 people.
Please enquire for out of season under occupancy prices.
Owner's Cancellation Policy
- Available arrival
From the Owner
“Just the noise of the birds and surrounded wonderfull unspoilt countryside. Great weather and lots for kids.”
- Away From It All
- Holiday Complex
- Basic Soaps
- Computer Available
- Fitness Room / Equipment ...
- Hair Dryer
- Iron & Board
- Linens Provided
- Living Room
- Local Activities Guide
- Local Maps
- Local Restaurant Guide
- Parking Off Street
- Toilet Paper
- Towels Provided
- Tumble Dryer
- Washing Machine
- Wireless Internet
- 4 Ring Stove
- Coffee Maker
- Cooking Utensils
- Pantry Items
- Child's Highchair
- Dining Area
- Audio Tape Player
- Books - Fiction / Non-fiction
- Books for Kids
- CD Player
- DVD Player
- Table Football
- Game Room
- Games for Kids
- Music Library
- Ping Pong Table
- Pool Table
- Satellite / Cable
- Video Player
- Video Games
- Video Library
Pool / Spa
- Communal Pool ...
- Outdoor Pool
- Long-term Renters Welcome
- children welcome ...
- non smoking only
- pets considered
- suitable for elderly or infirm
- wheelchair accessible ...
- autumn foliage
- theme parks
- water parks
- winery tours
- bird watching
- horse riding
- scenic drives
- sight seeing
Local Services & Businesses
- fitness centre
- laundrette - serviced
- medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities
- fly fishing
- freshwater fishing
- ice skating
- mountain biking
- roller blading
- water skiing
- 150 m²
- Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower
- Bathroom 2 - Bath with Shower
- Bathroom 3 - Shower Enclosure
- 1 bathroom ensuite with corner bath, the other with shower. Extra 4th bedroom has own ensuite
- 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
- Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
- Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed, king size 1.50m
- Bedroom 4 - 1 Large Double Bed, king size 1.50m
- Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, 1 Cot, king size 1.60m
- All king size doubles with good quality Silent Night matresses Ensuite in master. Further 2 bedrooms share their own bathroom with shower. Free Wifi internet and Sky TV
- Child's Swing
- Sand Pit
- 1 bicycles
- Family freindly, with lots of extras and attention to detail. Childrens toys, woods for dens, games room, boules, badminton, tennis, bikes, tennis. Pizza evenings using restored bread oven.