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Beautifully Restored 18th Century Large Farmhouse with Private Pool.



Updated: 09-Dec-2016
Large 4 Bed, Traditional Farmhouse with Private Pool, Sauveboeuf, Lalinde

Les Deux Puits is an 18th Century fully restored traditional 4 bedroom French farmhouse. The large farmhouse is ideal for families wanting to enjoy the French country side. The house is ideally situated in 1.5 acres of land, with fruit trees and a large open field and of course the private swimming pool, for the hot summer days.

There are two terraces for relaxing, one at the front of the house ideal for breakfast and morning coffee. At the rear of the property, you will find the large upper terrace, which incorporates the outside dining area, table and chairs, gas BBQ, and plenty of spaces for sun loungers. The terrace has access from the outside, the adjoining barn and double patio doors from the master bedroom.

The gated private swimming pool and summer kitchen is just above the upper terrace, which gives you an elevated view of the property. This is a perfect place to sit and relax or to watch the children in the pool. The summer kitchen is fully equipped and great for the evening BBQ's as the terraces and pool area is fitted with electric lights.

The farmhouse accommodation is situated over two floors, an open plan kitchen / dining / living room with large traditional open fireplace, utility room with access to the rear terrace, wc, separate TV room with built in bar. Upstairs the farmhouse has 4 double bedrooms, 2 of which are en-suite and one large family bathroom.

Les Deux Puits is within walking distance of the small village of Sauveboeuf where you can buy your baguettes and croissants in the local mini mall, you will also find a small campsite with a tabac and restaurant.

3 km west of the farmhouse you will find the busy market town of Lalinde, the villages of Tremolat and Mauzac are within easy reach, they both have amazing scenery and some nice restaurants. If you are planning to arrive by plane, Bergerac airport is approximately a 35 min drive.

More Details
  • Sleeps 8
  • 4 Bedrooms
  • 3 Bathrooms, 1 Separate Toilet
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Pets considered
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

Our family bought our lovely farmhouse in 2004 to use primarily as a holiday home, with the intention of spending longer periods of time there. We have spent many years holidaying at the house and have made it a home from home.

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Guestbook comments from the owner

Everyone loved the house and enjoyed their stay. The interior,furnishings, equipment and location were ideal. We would happily recommend the farmhouse to any of our friends. - The Nairns 2013

Thank you for our stay in such a lovely house. The pool and outside kitchen were perfect and we made full use of them. The Nichols July 2013

We loved the house and pool. Many thanks for a lovely holiday. The Cockmans Aug 2013.

The farmhouse was-as splendid as we rememberd it and we certainly hope to return again. The Tuckers Aug 2013.

Everything was fine and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. Many thanks once agin and if we are in the area again we will certainly book with you.

The Lewis's Aug 2013
Nov 2006
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5 Reviews

based on 5 holidaymaker reviews


Beautiful French Farmhouse

  • 4 of 5

We arrived after driving through the night to find a fantastic Farmhouse with all we could ask for. There is heaps of character alongside modern amenities, satellite TV and wifi were a godsend for the little ones!

The house is spacious and when friends came out for a week, there was plenty of space for everyone to have a bit of privacy.

The outdoor terrace and pool were great, BBQ and fridge welcome additions.

The old barn had lots of advantages, even just as a bit of shade from the midday sun.

Shops and supermarkets very nearby. Karen, the owner was easily contactable and Brian the 'handyman' incredibly helpful.

A fantastic fortnights holiday, would love to come back again!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 12, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Very comfortable house in a beautiful location!

  • 5 of 5

My familiy and I stayed at Les Duex Puits this Summer and had a wonderful time! The house is beautiful and fully-equipped with everything we needed! When we arrived, the house was clean and all the beds and towls were ready waiting for us. The outside areas are also great, we ate most of our meals outdoors as it was very hot during our stay. The area is great for day trips to visit chateauxs, go wine tasting or going for a bike ride. We stayed for a week but could have easily stayed much longer!

  • Review Submitted: Sep 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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Superb location in a spacious traditional French House

  • 5 of 5

Great location close to the Dordogne and the small town of Lalinde with supermarket, restaurants and cafes a 5 minute drive away. The house is very comfortable and extremely spacious, with separate bathrooms for all the bedrooms and with a super games room loved by our teenagers with bikes available to use. The house and kitchen are well equipped (plus the essential Wi fi) with the choice of eating outside the front of the house or on the terrace by the pool. An outside kitchen area complete with refrigeration a bonus. Although on a road, and with a train line across the way - Les Deux Puits is very quiet - and when the doors are shut you can hear a pin drop! We enjoyed the leisurely pace of life and just being able to sit an enjoy watching the local life go by at Cafes. A day kayaking at Limeuil was one of our highlights - in mid July we just turned up, but in the August holidays booking is recommended. A lovely old house, well maintained by the owners.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A large and very comfortable holiday home

  • 5 of 5

The house is very large, extremely comfortable and nicely furnished. It is conveniently situated just outside the pretty village of Lalinde, and close to a supermarket and restaurants. We had a very relaxing stay and would recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Jan 15, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Oct 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Les Deux Puits - Absolutely magnificent.

  • 5 of 5

We just spent the last two weeks of June at this superbly appointed and fitted farmhouse on the Dordogne and had one of the best holidays of our lives. Les Deux Puits is massive and comfortably sleeps upto eight. Everything has been considered from an excellent swimming pool, an outside cooking area, games, cycles etc. We were very fortunate to have scorching weather the whole time with one (spectacular) thunderstorm overnight which had dried out by morning. As a result we didn't feel the need to do too much driving and sightseeing and enjoyed the sun terrace and pool with glass of wine in hand.My wife and I drove down from the Eurotunnel with our little Bichon Frise dog and had an overnight stop each way. We were joined by son and daughter with husband who flew into Bergerac and stayed for a week. Easy to get to the airport from the house and might consider doing that ourselves in the future with a hire car. Nearest town Lalinde is very pretty. Lots of good bars and restaurants. Excellent market on Thursdays. Bergerac is also easy to get to. We enjoyed a night in the main square with the locals watching France in the World Cup. Certainly a better experience than watching England. There is an intermarche very close which catered for our needs. Went for a meal in Lalinde on my daughter and husband's first anniversary. Intending to leave the car there and pick it up next morning. No taxis available when we tried to get home..no problem..the waiter in the bar commandeered a people carrier and took us all home!!The house has some beautiful artwork up which we understand were done by a family member. The owners are very accomodating and researched a local vet for us to have the pooch's passport stamped for return. Can't recommend this highly enough and you will certainly have the best of times if you choose to stay here. Back in the work grind I keep daydreaming of the great holiday we had.Fabulous.

The Thompson Family June 2014

  • Review Submitted: Jul 19, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Les Deux Puits is a large farmhouse with an attached barn. Its a 5 minute walk into the small village of Sauveboeuf, with no close neighbours, its private and rural. Ideal for family holidays where people want to enjoy the nearby countryside, but need the facilities of a local town (Lalinde 3km) within a short distance away.

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Bergerac at 23 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Sauvboeuf at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Bordeaux at 145 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Les Merles at 15 Kilometres Nearest Train : Sauvboeuf at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : Perigueux at 52 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Sauvboeuf at 0.5 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Bordeaux at 145 Kilometres Car: recommended


The nearest beach is about a 2 hour drive. Lake Beach at Lanquis and Le Bugue 20 minute drive. Aquapark at Bergerac 30 minute drive. Canoeing and water sports at Tremolat 15 minute drive. Open Air Swimming Pool at Lalinde 5 minute drive.


The nearest airport is Bergerac, which is approx 20 mins drive away and is serviced by Ryan air and Flybe. Bordeaux airport is 1 hour 30 mins serviced by the usual air carriers. Car Hire is available at the Airport.


The river Dordogne is 15 minute walk, the village of Sauveboeuf with the grocery store is two minutes walk. The Bastide Town of Lalinde is 5 minute drive. The market town of Le Bugue is 30 minutes drive. The historic town of St Emilion is 1 hours drive. The distance from Calais is 844kms, from Cherbourg. 712kms and from ST Malo 574kms.

Further Details:

The region is full of small villages and towns to explore, especially on market days. There is an abundance of great restaurants specialising in the local produce Foie gras, ceps etc and of course there are plenty of Château’s and wine caves. From Lalinde trains run to Sarlat, Bergerac and Bordeaux.There is the opportunity of river trips from various points along the Dordogne from 1 to 6 hours in duration. There is also canoeing, tennis and swimming near by. Lalinde has a market twice weekly and several supermarkets, the largest being 3 km from the house. There are banks and many good restaurants and bars, a lovely market square to sit and relax enjoying a glass of wine.

Prices and Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
Spring Season
6 May 2017 - 26 May 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Whitsun Holiday
27 May 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
6 night minimum stay
for 6 nights
High Season
4 Jun 2017 - 14 Jul 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
Peak Season
15 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
14 night minimum stay
for 14 nights
Late Summer
2 Sep 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
My Standard Rate
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £300

Changeover Day:
Rental period from Saturday but can be flexible Arrival time after 4pm and departure before 10am

Prices are for the property per week in UK Pounds, we are able to take EUR payments as well as GBP..
During the peak season summer holiday's the property will only be available for a minimum two week booking. All other times the property can be let on a 5 or 7 night basis.
Winter let available from October to March, for more details please contact the owner.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 09-Dec-2016
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Property Type

  • farmhouse


  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Sports & Activities


  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine


  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area


  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games ...
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys ...

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool ...


  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets considered ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible ...

Location Type

  • river
  • rural
  • village


  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • winery tours

Leisure Activities

  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 300 m²


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath with Shower, Shower Enclosure, En-Sute to Master Bedroom, fitted with twin wash basins
  • Bathroom 2 - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, En-Suite Shower Room to large double bedroom
  • Toilet - Toilet, Downstairs Toilet
  • Family Bathroom - Toilet, Shower Enclosure, Family Bathroom, twin wash basins, corner bath and shower
  • En-suite bathroom to master bedroom with shower cubicle, toilet, corner bath and double hand basin. En-suite bathroom to bedroom 1, with shower cubicle, toilet and basin. Bathroom 3, corner bath/shower, toilet and double basin. WC and Basin,Ground floor


  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Double Bed, Two Queen Size beds with En-suite shower room
  • Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed, Twin Bedded Room, with shared family bathroom
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, King Size Bed, with shared family bathroom
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed, Master Bedroom with En-suite Shower and Corner Bath
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 8 (4 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Master Bedroom with king size bed, en-suite bathroom and patio doors leading onto rear terrace. Bedroom 1 with two double beds and en-suite bathroom. Bedroom 2 with twin beds.(3ft.) Bedroom 3 with king size bed.


  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue ...
  • Tennis ...


  • Self-catering


  • Les Deux Puits has been our family holiday home for 10 years, and is fully equipped to ensure you have everything you need to enjoy your holiday. We offer a complementary bottle of wine, fresh milk on arrival and have a few pantry items for you to use, if necessary, (Tea, Coffee, Pasta etc). Children are welcome, cot and highchair can be provided. Please note the use of the pool is at your own risk. Children are to be supervised at all times by parents. The house is cleaned and beds made up before arrival. Bed linen and bathroom towels are provided, pool towels are not. A change of bedding/towels are supplied, but please ensure that they are replaced clean/dry during your stay. Google Earth Co-ordinates 44degrees50'43.47N 0degrees46'27.69"E.

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