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Three Beautiful Gites With Shared Pool, Converted Barn Lounge and Stunning Views - Stable End Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

Bedrooms 2
Space 968 sq. ft.
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 1 - 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Fireplace
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet
  • Parking



Stable End Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)

New for 2017..... Luxury 6-person hot tub available from October 2017 to May 2018!

Stable End is a stone built cottage that has been renovated and refurbished to the highest standard. This property has two large bedrooms, a luxurious en-suite shower room and a large family bathroom. One bedroom and the family bathroom are on the ground floor and the second bedroom with its own en-suite shower room is on the second floor. The kitchen, as well as being fully equipped to a high standard with a microwave and dishwasher, also has a charming breakfast patio area overlooking the courtyard which is perfect for those sunny mornings. The lounge has satellite TV, Wifi and a wood burning stove and has double aspect doors leading onto a private terrace with breathtaking views over the Dordogne. This is a fantastic place to sit in the evenings and watch the sunset. The stars at night are amazing too!

About the property

Gites Boutique

New for 2017..... Luxury 6-person hot tub available from October 2017 to May 2018!

Gites Boutique comprises of three cottages which can be rented out separately or altogether. The cottages date back to the 12th century and have been renovated to the highest standard using the finest materials whilst still retaining the original features. Each cottage has luxurious bathrooms, oak fitted kitchens, solid oak staircases and oak or tiled floors. All the lounges have stone fireplaces with wood burners and satellite TV, in English and French, and the kitchens come well equipped with microwaves and dishwashers.

Guests may also use "The Lounge" in the large converted barn, where there is a library and sitting area, dining area, games and toys and WiFi. There is a large covered terrace running alongside "The Lounge" with tables and chairs overlooking the spectacular panoramic views of the undulating countryside. There is a Nespresso coffee machine in The Lounge where complimentrary espresso coffee is provided, as well as a kettle and a selection of tea.

For the energetic, there is a gym where guests are able to use the Life Fitness Multi gym, or for those who are looking to relax, there is the swimming pool and sunbathing area which is surrounded by stunning views of the beautiful countryside down towards the village of Villamblard.There is also a relaxing seating area overlooking the swimming pool with sun loungers and comfortable sofas. As the swimming pool is heated it is still possible to swim in the evenings after the sun has gone down and even in the Spring and Autumn. There is total WiFi coverage throughout all 3 properties, all the grounds, The Lounge, outside terraces and around the swimming pool.

From October to May, the cottage can be booked on a nightly basis and includes free use of the luxury hot tub/jacuzzi, new for Autumn 2017. This has room for 6 people and has an intergrated sound system and multi-coloured lights. It is the perfect place to sit in the evenings and admire the stunning views of the surrounding countryside down to the village. Watch the beautiful sunsets then gaze at the magnificent night sky above. Change the lighting to suit your mood and plug in your phone to listen to your own favourite music whilst relaxing under the stars.

Gites Boutique is 24km from Bergerac and 24km from the capital of the Dordogne, Perigueux, where there are many excellent restaurants, bars and shops in the beautiful cobbled streets in both of the old towns.

All bedlinen and towels are provided at Gites Boutique, as well as swimming towels which should give you more room in your suitcase! A complimentary welcome pack is also provided on arrival. Why not start your holiday in style? We can provide a 4 course meal including regional cuisine and local wine so you can sit back and relax during your holiday.

More Details

Michael Merrifield
Member since: 2014
Speaks English
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
12 June, 2018

Available Rentals

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Booking Notes:
Please book via owners direct.

Changeover Day:
Saturday is the preferred changeover day in peak season, however, we try to be flexible in other seasons to meet specific requirements.

Notes on prices:
All prices are in UK Sterling


Accommodation and facilities for Stable End Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)in Villamblard in Périgord

Property Type:
  • cottage
  • Catering available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 968 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • pets considered
  • Events Allowed
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • 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
  • seating for 4 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Bath (no shower) , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • Books
  • Games
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Toys
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue
  • Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 4 bicycles
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair accessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Heated Pool
  • Hot Tub ...
  • Outdoor Pool
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • groceries
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: All three Cottages have have been newly renovated whilst retaining the beauty and charm of 12th century dwellings. The cottages can be let out to large groups, family, friends etc or individually. The large converted barn has been made into an additional comfortable living room and dining area for guests to use at their leisure. "The Lounge" is fully furnished with comfortable seating and reading material, ideal for relaxing. It also has a large antique dining table for up to 12 people, perfect for large family gatherings, re-unions or dining with friends. The large sun terrace, which runs alongside the whole length of the barn, boasts some incredible views both day and night. There is also an outdoor games area, which includes badminton, table tennis, boules etc. Please note that the owners live in the grounds and are happy to provide any information about the surrounding area and recommend restaurants etc. Outside: Outside there is a 10" x 5" shared swimming pool with sun loungers. Each cottage has its own barbecue and private sitting area, all with stunning views. Guests may also enjoy "The Lounge" which opens out onto a large terrace which boasts magnificent views, morning, day and night.


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Stable End Sleeps 4 (2 Bedrooms)
average rating of 4.6666665 based on 3 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We spent two fantastic weeks in Stable End in August. The cottage is beautiful with two lovely outside sitting areas. Looking out to the fields from our terrace was amazingly peaceful and quiet. The cottage had everything you need and more with a brilliant welcome basket. The swimming pool is stunning. It is clean and kept at just the right temperature, never cold. We were a family of 5 and there was something for everyone. I am definitely going back this year.

  • Review Submitted: 05-Jan-2016
  • Date of Stay: July 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for your kind words. We are so pleased that you want to return and we look forward to seeing you again in the summer.
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Gite boutique

  • 5 of 5

Dear Mike and Mandy, Thank you for our lovely stay in Staples End which was a beautiful gite fully equipped and very comfortable .Our stay was more than we expected , beautiful and peaceful surroundings which suited us as we needed that after a long day.

Thank you very much for making us welcome and always being at hand and helpfull whlen needed.

Wishing you all the best

Marios and Dee

  • Review Submitted: 11-Oct-2015
  • Date of Stay: September 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you Marios and Dee for your kind words. It was lovely to meet you both and we are very glad that you felt relaxed at the end of long busy days. We hope to see you again. Mike and Mandy
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High class accommodation in a superb setting

  • 4 of 5

Mike & Mandy were generous hosts, and we enjoyed our stay very much. The individual properties have loads of character and are set in a large, as you would expect and hope, property with huge open lawns with views, swimming pool and large communal barn conversion.

The location allows you to visit the Lascaux Caves and Bordeaux. So make the most of getting to Pomerol, Fronsac and so on, which are only 1 hour down the road. You're mad if your car is not fully loaded for your return!

Best wishes to Mike & Mandy for the forthcoming seasons. Sallie & Dean

  • Review Submitted: 23-Aug-2015
  • Date of Stay: June 2015
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Nearest Airport
24 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
1 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
26 Kilometres
Chateau les Merles Mouleydier
Nearest Train
16 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
14 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
1 Kilometres
Car: necessary


The nearest beach, on the Atlantic Ocean, is a 2 hour drive away.

The Great Dune of Pyla, which is the largest sand dune in Europe, is just 60km south west of Bordeaux.


Bergerac Airport is 30 minutes from Villamblard (Ryanair and Flybe)

Bordeaux Airport is 1 hour 30 minutes from Villamblard (Ryanair and Easyjet).

Calais is about 10 hours by car.

St. Malo is approximately 6 hours by car.

Car hire is recommended and is available at both airports.


10 minute walk to Villamblard or 2 minute drive (local shops and bar/restaurant).

10 minute drive to the nearest supermarket.

30 minute drive to Bergerac.

30 minute drive to Perigueux (the capital of the Dordogne)

1.5 hour to the magical city of Bordeaux

Further Details:

In Villamblard there is a weekly market every Monday, an artisan boulangerie patisserie, a butcher, a village shop which sells most amenities, a bar/restaurant, a hardware store and a bank. There is also a distillery selling a wide range of wine, spirits and liqueurs. Well worth a visit! Just 24km away and you reach Bergerac which has many excellent restaurants, cafes and bars. Wednesdays and Saturdays are market days and worth a visit as they stretch all the way around the large church in Bergerac. On Friday, tucked away behind the old bridge, is the famous fish market where locals flock to snap up the finest quality fish. A real treat for food lovers! Half an hour's drive away is the capital of the Dordogne, the historic city of Perigueux. Full of old cobbled streets, boutique shops, bars and restaurants, this is a beautiful town to explore and to have lunch in one of the pretty squares. It is well known for its weekly Wednesday market where you are able to buy seasonal produce and regional specialities. The magnificent city of Bordeaux is only an hour and a half away. This elegant city is labelled as a "City of Art and History" and listed as a "Word Heritage Site" by UNESCO. It is a wonderful place to visit and is easily accessible by both car and train.