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Charming Old Cottage near Sarlat (Black Perigord) with Heated Pool

Overview

Property

Updated: 02-Dec-2016
Cottage in Rouffignac Saint Cernin, France - Private Heated Pool and Large Garden

The gite of La Girode is a very old stone house with character, full of charm, very quiet, authentic, beautiful view, sunny all day, great heated pool, very large and private garden located at 1 mile of a village with all amenities. Outside the with large park around the house (1,5 Ha) is closed by large and high hedges and a forest of oaks which ensures a full privacy. The terrace is oriented to South and is just near to the heated and private pool. Inside at ground floor: a large living room offering with a cosy salon area. The modern fitting makes a lovely contrast with the character of the room with its exposed stones, original beams, large traditional open fireplace and old sink in stone. The living leads onto the sunny terrace area, adjacent to the swimming pool. A fully restored shower room with a shower and two sinks, separate toilets. A well fitted kitchen. Upstairs under superb exposed roof structure are the 2 large bedrooms and a mezzanine. There is also a free connection for internet inside the house

  • Sleeps 5
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

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Speaks English, French

10 Reviews

5
based on 10 holidaymaker reviews

5

Perfect Relaxation

  • 5 of 5

A characteristic cottage equipped with everything you need, set in beautiful grounds with a lovely swimming pool. Totally private, peaceful and relaxing, we enjoyed eating 'alfresco' from our croissants in the morning through to lunch and evening supper.

Rouffignac village had all the shops we needed (especially the boulangerie Blondy's) a small carefour for anything else you need, and a couple of friendly local bars for an late afternoon aperitif.

Area is beautiful (our third time in the region) and as well as the main tourist areas, Sarlatt, Domme, Beynac etc.we also enjoyed visits to local surrounding villages from Fanlac, Saint-Leon-sur-Vezere, Plazac.

Highly recommend for a couple or family, hope to come again sometime.

Peter and Marion

  • Review Submitted: Jul 18, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

The PLACE to be in Dordogne!

  • 5 of 5

Un "petit" coin de paradis dans une superbe region!

Les atouts de cette villa sont tellement nombreux qu'il me faudrait une journee pour les lister tous!

Un emplacement ideal pour decouvrir la majorite des plus beaux sites de la region. La proximite des magasins sur place est egalement un plus.

En ce qui concerne la villa, que demander de plus? Les exterieurs tres bien entretenus avec une chouette piscine chauffee, une pleine de jeu pour les enfants et une pelouse immense qu'on pourrait s'y perdre, sont sans doute le gros avantage du lieu!

L'interieur est parfait avec une salle de bain (douche) et une cuisine equipee tres pratique, une piece de vie avec bibliotheque, tv, cheminee, etc... bref tout ce qu'il faut pour passer d'agreables moments en famille.

A l'etage, vous retrouvez 2 chambres spacieuses et un hall.

Bref, un bijoux qui j'espere restera disponible de temps en temps pour qu'on puisse y retourner dans le futur;)

Merci pour ce superbe sejour... a refaire au plus vite;)

Francois Aline et louise!

  • Review Submitted: May 19, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Apr 2016
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Great place to stay

  • 5 of 5

Great location, quite but not isolated, with a huge private garden and lovely heated pool. Outside, the garden is enclosed and has play equipment which our children liked almost as much as the pool! The terrace area has the benefit of having a beautiful old tree that provides shade for those who want it, but also has the sun on it all day. The house itself is brilliantly equipped with spacious rooms and modern decor. The location is perfect for exploring the area with easy access to all the major towns and sights. It benefits from being approx. 1 mile from the town giving easy access to the local shops.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 2, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Best Holiday

  • 5 of 5

This is a lovely little Cottage in large grounds with a great swimming pool. We had a fabulous stay. The keyholder was very quick and efficient, meeting us when we arrived and giving us all the information we needed. The cottage was clean tidy and ready for us. We spent 2 weeks here and would highly recommend it. The Dordogne is amazing and this Cottage was the perfect base to see it. Many thanks.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 23, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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5

Trully Frantastic location

  • 5 of 5

We really enjoyed the cottage with kids. They could play safely in the very large garden closed with high hedges providing full privacy. The pool is amazing : salty water and heated on top. Ver nice. The house is beautiful with the old tiles and stones. The house is very comfortable. Wz will come back definitively. Thanks to owners for the kindness

  • Review Submitted: Jun 26, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you and hope to see you again
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5

Great family Holiday

  • 5 of 5

Home from Home , everything we needed to have a great holiday. Cottage has everything you need and very private , and all done in a stylish comfortable fashion.

Kids and us were in the heated. pool every day and we had loads of fun and games in the large grounds around the cottage.

Area is very beautiful and we took our own Kayaks and had some great times on the rivers. Hope to return in the future

  • Review Submitted: Aug 27, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Location

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Bergerac at 56 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Blue Green La Marterie at 10 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A89 at 20 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : le Puit Fleuri at 3 Kilometres Car: recommended

Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Autumn 2016/2
5 Nov 2016 - 23 Dec 2016
7 night minimum stay
£505
for 7 nights
£505
 
 
Spring 2017/1
25 Mar 2017 - 28 Apr 2017
7 night minimum stay
£526
for 7 nights
£526
 
 
Spring 2017/2
29 Apr 2017 - 2 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£694
for 7 nights
£694
 
 
Summer 2017/1
3 Jun 2017 - 23 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£820
for 7 nights
£820
 
 
Sumer 2017
24 Jun 2017 - 30 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
£925
for 7 nights
£925
 
 
Summer 2017/2
1 Jul 2017 - 1 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£1,219
for 7 nights
£1,219
 
 
Sumer 2017/3
2 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
£757
for 7 nights
£757
 
 
Sumer 2017/4
23 Sep 2017 - 13 Oct 2017
7 night minimum stay
£589
for 7 nights
£589
 
 
Autum 2017/1
14 Oct 2017 - 17 Nov 2017
7 night minimum stay
£505
for 7 nights
£505
 
 
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
£462
for 7 nights
£462
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Terms of payment are : 30% of deposit paid at the booking - 70% one month before the renting. If booking is done one month before the renting, the full amount has to be paid at the booking. A returnable deposit of 400 euros to cover the damages is required when you enter at the cottage (cheque or cash - credit card is not available). The security deposit is reimbursed when you leave if there is no damafe

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is Saturday during school hollidays but can be another day in another period. Arrival time is between 4-7pm. Departure time is at 10am.

Optional services : 90 euros for final cleaning of house - 20€ per person for towels and bed linen renting (towels for swimming poool are not available

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 7 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
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Facilities

Property Type

  • cottage

General

  • Fireplace
  • Garage ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Washing Machine ...

Kitchen

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

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Room

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Toys

Pool / Spa

  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...

Suitability

  • children welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible

Location Type

  • rural
  • village

Attractions

  • caves
  • churches
  • forests
  • museums
  • restaurants

Leisure Activities

  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • rafting
  • caving
  • swimming
  • tennis

Bathrooms

  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Full new renovated bathroom with new wood flooring (chestnut coming from the region) equipped of a comfortable shower and two sinks, separate toilet.

Bedrooms

  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 5 (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1 with double bed (5.2 ft), TV, beautiful view when shutters are opened - new wood flooring (chestnuts coming from the region). Bedroom 2 with 3 single beds.

Outside

  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...

Meals

  • Self-catering

Learn more about this holiday rental at the owner's website

Notes:

  • Notes on accommodation: For small kids: high chair and baby bed are available. For winter: very good central heating (propane) and large fireplace. The swimming pool is for the own use of renters. The water is free of chlorine and free of unwanted effects done by chemical treatments as skin or eye aggressivility. Rental of bicycles is possible. Outside: Outside BBQ, large wood (teck) table with 8 chairs, 4 sun loungers, electric store. The private garden is nearly 3.7 acres large offering you a maximum of privacy and lot of calm surrounded by oaks and chestnuts woodland at the back and all fenced with a large edges on both sides. There are lot of wild flowers, birds, and even deers coming time to time from the wood! The newly built swimming pool is heated and 13x26ft large. There is a deep large step making it ideal for the little ones. Adjacent to the pool and enjoying the wonderful view onto the valley, the terrace area benefits from the natural shadow of the trees. Utility Room: Washing machine and large freezer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Towels and bed sheets can be rented on place for 20€ per person (optional service). Final cleaning is not included but can be ordered (80€).

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