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Restored Rural Farmhouse Gite, With Swimming Pool



Updated: 23-May-2016
Farmhouse Gite in Verteillac, Dordogne, France - Quiet And Calm Location, Ideal For Families

Renovated French farmhouse gite with two bedrooms to sleep a total of 6 (plus baby). Suitable for families or couples on their own but also with the added advantage of being able to accommodate a family as well as friends or other family members. The gite has a kitchen/diner, a large living room, a downstairs double bedroom with adjacent bathroom facilities and a second large family bedroom upstairs with double bed, two singles again with adjacent bathroom.

All set in 20 acres of beautiful rolling countryside on the Dordogne Charente border - plenty of space for children to play, with a large enclosed pool where the adults can sit and relax. To the rear of the gite there is a large garden with a dining area overlooking the trampoline, and swings and slides and the kids wooden hideout. Its the perfect spot for a relaxing holiday in the beautiful French countryside.

  • Sleeps 6
  • 2 Bedrooms
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Barbecue
  • Internet
  • Washing machine
  • Towels provided
  • Linens provided

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Perfect relaxation

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here as a family of five, 2 adults with 3 children aged 9,8 and 6. It was simply fabulous. The gite was lovely. Plenty of room inside and in abundance outside. We had mixed weather for the week that we were here but it simply did not matter, even with three active children. The pool area was safe and the pool a lovely temperature. Plenty of field space for playing football and a huge trampoline for everyone. Will and Trilby were fabulous hosts, couldn't do enough for you and incredibly informative and helpful regarding the surrounding areas. Tree top climbing and canoeing is a must, which was nearby and some lovely markets on daily all within a short distance. Lovely area for bike rides and picnics. We were all very sad when the week was up, easily could have stayed a lot longer. A truly tranquil, relaxing holiday break where all stresses and worries of British life just melt away. A fabulous place with fabulous hosts. Cannot fault it or them at all. Many thanks for a wonderful holiday x

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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A wonderful gite, relaxing location.

  • 5 of 5

We had a wonderful relaxing week! It was a beautiful location and the house was perfect for us. The downstairs bedroom kept cool and it was great to have a bathroom upstairs and downstairs. A lovely kitchen and comfortable sitting room.

Outside for us was the real benefit, beautiful views from the outside table, fantastic barbecue and perfect garden for the children to play in. The trampoline was a real hit and our daughter could talk to the horses from the trampoline! The pool was gorgeous and the sun loungers very comfortable for an afternoon snooze! Will and Trilby were very considerate and did not use the pool when we were there, although there was plenty of room to share. The location was great lots to do locally, we especially enjoyed the local kayaking and markets. Nice walks and runs from the house and it was a real bonus being able to borrow bikes. The table tennis was an additional entertainment! A perfect holiday, with considerate and helpful owners on hand. I would really recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 29, 2015
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Activity and Interests


Beaches at Royan/La Palmyre with sandy beaches ,approx 90 miles, (2hrs 30 mins). Lakes and river beaches within 20 miles.


Airports at Bergerac,(40 miles), Limoges, (64 miles), Bordeaux, (80 miles), Poitiers,(95 miles). Calais to Verteillac is approx.500 miles, (8hrs 30 mins), Caen to Verteillac, approx. 320 miles, (6hrs 30 mins). We would strongly recommend the need for a car to get the most out of your holiday.


Nearest town, (Verteillac), is 5 miles. Larger towns Villebois Lavelette, (8 miles) or Riberac, (11 miles).


Rental rates

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Booking Notes:
We ask for a deposit of 25% to secure a booking and then the balance becomes due 8 weeks prior to the start of your holiday. Payment can be made by bank transfer to either an English or French bank account or by cheque. Where payment is made in sterling we provide a current exchange rate. For late bookings we can decide on the best payment method for both parties.
Although bookings generally run from Saturday to Saturday, outside of the peak season we can sometimes be more flexible.

Changeover Day:
Changeover day is normally Saturday. We will be here to welcome you on arrival day anytime after 4pm and we ask you to vacate the gite by 10.30 am on your departure. We also ask you to leave the gite as clean and tidy as when you arrived.

Notes on prices:
Prices include all gas, electric, bedlinen and bathroom towels.

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Property Type

  • farmhouse


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


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


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining Area


  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television

Pool / Spa

  • Private Pool


  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet, Bath (no shower), Shower Enclosure, Bidet
  • Shower room 1 - Shower Enclosure
  • Bathroom 1, adjacent to bedroom 1, with basin, WC and large shower. Bathroom 2, adjacent to bedroom 2, with basin, WC and bath.


  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Cot
  • Bedroom 2
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 6 + cot (2 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: Bedroom 1, on ground floor, with double bed. Bedroom 2, family room, on 1st floor, with double bed and two singles. Cot available for either room.


  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue


  • Self-catering


  • Notes on accommodation: Please contact owner. Outside: Swimming pool, 10 x 5 metres, with pergola, table and chairs, gas BBQ, sun loungers. Large garden to rear of gite with 14ft trampoline,(with safety net), swings and slide, terrace area with table and chairs. Table tennis. Large parking area. Utility Room: Washing machine, Iron and ironing board, Rotary washing line. Cleaning / Towels / Linen Bedding and bathroom towels included, but please bring your own pool towels.

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