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Country Gite Cottage In The Heart Of The Dordogne Countryside, Heated Pool, WiFi - La Fourquerie Gite-for-Four (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4)



Updated: 23-Sep-2016
Cottage in Village Pressignac-Vicq, Bergerac Dordogne - Relaxing Home From Home Comfort With Heated Pool

La Fourquerie is a Country Gite Cottage and/or another Cottage set in the heart of the beautiful countryside in the Dordogne area of France. It is run by an English couple who are offering a 'Home from Home' holiday, but in France. You will be staying in your own complete Gite Cottage. The area is less than 30 minutes from Bergerac Roumaniere Airport, but you would never know as it is in this lovely part of France. There are lots of local activities which include horse riding, cycling and walking. Travel a little further a field and will find many things to do and visit including areas of natural beauty, buildings of historic interest, caves and wonderful French villages and towns. The owners aim to give you the holiday that you want, by making you feel welcome and helping organise all your activities. If you are looking for a holiday where you can relax and enjoy the pleasantries of the French countryside then look no further.

Details for holiday cottage La Fourquerie Gite-for-Four (2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4), 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, 1 Bathroom

Entrance from South facing front door.

Rear facing French doors open out onto Private Terrace

Two bedrooms.

Bedroom one- double bed, wardrobe, chest of drawers, electric heating, picture window and shutters.

Bedroom two- two wrought iron single beds, wardrobe, cupboards, electric heating, french doors to South side of house.

Fitted bathroom- shower cabin, sink and cabinet, toilet, electric towel rail, shaver point.

Living room- wood burner, electric heating, two twin seater sofas, inglenook seat, HiFi, WiFi Internet, coffee table, British satellite TV, DVD/VCR player, Sony PS1 console and games. Stock of books and DVDs.

Kitchen dining room- microwave oven, fridge freezer, gas hob, electric oven, dishwasher, cooking equipment, coffee maker, toaster, dining table and chairs, storage cupboards, picture window. Electric heating and hot water (inclusive) all in your cottage.

High chair and cot available.

Meals available subject to prior arrangement and cost.

  • Sleeps 4
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Dish washer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided
  • Accept Credit Cards
  • Bookable online

Top Traveller Review

About the Owner

A Family of four - 2 adults and 2 children with our horses and chickens emigrated to France to enjoy lovely weather and the beautiful countryside, which reminds us of our childhood in Sussex and Gloucestershire. World travelled and having previously worked in the UK in the consumer electronics industry and restaurant business we understand how important holidays are, and getting it 'right' for our guests - the balance between relaxation-enjoyment - value and quality.

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Speaks English, French, Spanish

Guestbook comments from the owner

Simply the best company, food, sightseeing and horse riding- thanks Wendy, C.Wyatt, Suffolk.

Amazing break for us and the children, we love coming here. Sam and Dom Miller, Kent.

To travel this distance and stay at your amazing location- Thank you so much, Wendy and Nick. T. Morris, New Zealand.
Apr 2009
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3 Reviews

based on 3 holidaymaker reviews


Great hosts, location and fully equipped gite

  • 5 of 5

We stayed with Wendy and Nick in the Studio gite for 2 and it was great! Fully equipped, very comfortable and relaxed. The guys clearly put a lot of effort in keeping the place in top condition. Did I mention the pool and patio area too...very happy to recommend and would happily return :)

  • Review Submitted: Sep 11, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We understand how important holidays are and try our very best to cater for your every need. Thanks! Wendy.
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Great place

  • 5 of 5

Wendy and family couldn't have been more welcoming and helpful. Best equipped gite we have ever stayed in. So much on offer -pool, table-tennis, snooker, football game and a host of very friendly animals, especially Pom the cat! Very good spot to see the Dordogne. Highlights were canoeing,the caves, castlenaud, markets, and of course horseriding.

We would really recommend staying at either gite - you will not be disappointed. Great views and so peaceful.

  • Review Submitted: Sep 1, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Gite Holiday at Pressinac

  • 5 of 5

We could not have found better!!! Absolutely great gite with everything needed for a great holiday. Lovely cosy log burner for chilly evenings. Our hosts, Wendy & Nick Osborne were so welcoming and nothing was too much trouble. Lots of advice on the location always to hand. Little surprises of Wendy's great cooking!! Beautiful Labrador Dog (Bella) who greeted us each day and who we now miss!! All in all a fantastic 2 weeks where we stayed in both of the gites and you will find your holiday here a great choice. We will return very soon. A big thank you to Wendy & Nick.

  • Review Submitted: Mar 28, 2014
  • Date of Stay: Mar 2014
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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From the Owner

Fantastic views, fresh air, no traffic!

Activity and Interests

Nearest Airport : Bergerac Or Bordeaux, Brive Or Limogues at 12 Kilometres Nearest Barpub : Sauvebeouf at 7 Kilometres Nearest Ferry : Caen at 350 Kilometres Nearest Golf : Chateau La Merles at 5 Kilometres Nearest Train : Lalinde at 10 Kilometres Nearest Motorway : A89 at 12 Kilometres Nearest Restaurant : Vicq at 3 Kilometres Nearest Ski : Pyrennes at 400 Kilometres Nearest Beach : Arcachon at 130 Kilometres Car: recommended

Special interest holidays:

We can discuss unique- one on one horse riding breaks or all inclusive breaks with fully catered home cooked French and British food, with options such as accompanied shopping trips, Chateau tours and historic sites.


Arachon and the famous Dune de Plya is 2 hours drive away, new road link via A89 makes it easy to reach.


Less than 30 minutes from Bergerac Roumaniere Airport.

Car Hire recommended, although we will pick up and drop off small parties.


Lalinde only 10 minutes, Bergerac 20 minutes, Salat 90 minutes, Bordeaux 120 minutes, Perigeaux 90 minutes.

Caves of Lascaux 20 minutes, Rivers, Canoeing and various lakes and water parks from 15 minutes away.

Further Details:

Located in the heart of the beautiful countryside in the Dordogne. Local activities include horse riding, cycling and walking. Lalinde is our Bastide Town with a Market, Garages, Banks, Supermarkets, Cafes and Restaurants. There are endless things to do, please let us help plan your itinerary?


Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
1 Oct 2016 - 16 Dec 2016
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
17 Dec 2016 - 6 Jan 2017
5 night minimum stay
for 5 nights
7 Jan 2017 - 25 Mar 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
26 Mar 2017 - 24 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
25 Jun 2017 - 26 Aug 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Late Summer
27 Aug 2017 - 30 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
1 Oct 2017 - 16 Dec 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
17 Dec 2017 - 6 Jan 2018
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
My Standard Rate
1 night minimum stay
for 1 night

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
Please contact owner. All bookings, deposit and payments can be made on line via our website (please ask for details).

Changeover Day:
Run from Saturday to Saturday unless otherwise agreed.
Arrival around 4pm and depart around 11.30am to suit both parties.

Notes on prices:
Prices are for the properties per week in UK pounds.
Weeks run from 4pm Saturday to 11.30am Saturday- unless otherwise agreed in advance.
No Pets allowed.
No Electric Car-Charging please
La Fourquerie gites includes shared use of family salt water swimming pool, poolside kitchen and dining area.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Updated: 23-Sep-2016
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From the Owner

Lots of space, great rides. Cycling walking are so easy and so much choice. Sunshine, fresh air. Great atmosphere, loads of places to visit and eat, making your trip easy and great value too. Very close to the Dordogne and Bergearc. We will look after you-don't worry!

Property Type

  • cottage


  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Farm Holidays
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


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


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


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


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Table Football
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Toys
  • Video Games
  • Video Library

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool


  • Events Allowed
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed ...

Location Type

  • rural
  • village


  • autumn foliage
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • playground
  • pond
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • theme parks
  • water parks
  • winery tours
  • zoo

Leisure Activities

  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • cycling
  • equestrian events
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • swimming
  • tennis

Floor Area

  • 75 m²


  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
  • Bedroom 2 - 2 Single Bed


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


  • Self-catering

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


  • Notes on accommodation: Both properties are ideal for Couples and Families with older children. No Pets allowed. No Electric Car-Charging please... We ask that children are not left unsupervised. Outside: Swimming pool- Heated Salt Water, Chlorine Free 10m x 5m with Roman Steps. Shared occasionally with owner. Cleaned by owner. Large covered patio with outdoor cooking kitchen and fridge. Barbecue, outdoor tables and chairs, loungers. Outdoor games, bikes in a 2 acre park like garden.

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