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Elsa of Kora Shabby Chic Barn

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
7 nights minimum
Holiday Rental House
Recently renovated 3 bedroom stone barn, sleeping 8 people and nestling in 3500sq meters of land with stunning views over open fields and the Les Gorges du Chambon, close to the Charente/ Dordogne border. Decorated and furnished to a high standard to ensure your stay in France goes perfectly. With generously packed welcome box your holiday is guaranteed to get off to a great start on the Richard the Lion heart route through France. Montbron is a short distance away with its supermarkets, restaurants, French and Irish bars. The hidden treasures of the Charente are endless. There`s a whole world of landscapes: The valleys of the river Charente, the wonderful vineyards around Cognac, farmland, forests and lakes. Excellent leisure activities and facilities: cycling, walking and horse riding...Recently renovated 3 bedroom stone barn, sleeping 8 people and nestling in 3500sq meters of land with stunning views over open fields and the Les Gorges du Chambon, close to the Charente/ Dordogne border. Decorated and furnished to a high standard to ensure your stay in France goes perfectly. With generously packed welcome box your holiday is guaranteed to get off to a great start on the Richard the Lion heart route through France. Montbron is a short distance away with its supermarkets, restaurants, French and Irish bars. The hidden treasures of the Charente are endless. There`s a whole world of landscapes: The valleys of the river Charente, the wonderful vineyards around Cognac, farmland, forests and lakes. Excellent leisure activities and facilities: cycling, walking and horse riding. The Charente also has beautiful historic towns and villages, with Chateaux, castles and Roman baths. Good value car rentals from the airport however, we are able to offer a collection service should you wish to hire cycles which can be hired through ourselves. These are FULLY inclusive rates, unlike other cheaper establishments, they include towels, linen, fully equipped kitchen and garden furniture, UK TV, Electricity, Water and Heating are also included to help make your stay at our gite your perfect holiday. Bank Holiday weeks attract high season rates. Lower rates for shorter stays in low season. Minimum stay in high season is one week. The Barn must be vacated by 11.00 am on the day of departure to allow for cleaning and will be ready for occupation on day of arrival at 3.00 pm, local time. Rental Rates shown are UK Pounds. Payments to be in UK Pounds. To the outside there is beautiful views of open countryside with a patio area and patio furniture to seat 8 people. Barbecue. Car parking for two vehicles. The ground floor comprises of a kitchen diner with everything you would expect, hob, oven, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine and dishwasher. Up a couple of steps is the lounge area with two sofa’s, a coffee table, large screen TV., English Satellite receiver, DVD player and a Media Player with over 100 films of all types, for all ages. Here you will find information for places to visit, where to eat and brochure containing emergency information and telephone numbers, just in case Master Bedroom: This room has a traditional and contemporary twist. It comprises of a double bed, dressing table, wardrobe and two hand-made bedside tables carefully hand crafted by a family friend. En-suite with double shower. Bedroom Two: This room is very shabby chic with a hint of floral decor. It has a king size bed, dressing table, wardrobe, and has a beautiful window looking east out onto the garden and an absolutely stunning view of the countryside. Bedroom Three: A room with a very trendy theme comprising of two single beds. It has a wardrobe and bedside table and faces north over the driveway to the property. A travel cot bed is provided if needed. Two extra beds for downstairs.More
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About the Owner
Marcus L
Languages spoken:Norwegian, English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2012
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Reviewed 18 September 2016

We stayed at Elsa of Kora for a week and couldn't have asked for a more tranquil, beautiful place to stay...we relaxed from the moment we arrived. Jo and Marcus ( the owners ) had left a packed welcome basket as we arrived on a...More

Date of stay: September 2016
Thank AmyGinge
Marcus L, VR Owner at Elsa of Kora Shabby Chic Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 22 September 2016

Hello, Thank you for your wonderful comments. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay at our home from home. We hope you will visit again. All the best. Marcus & Jo

Reviewed 4 September 2014

The property is situated on a large plot with excellent views over the nearby gorge. The barn is completed to an exceptional standard with all mod cons including three bedrooms. There is a pool and a trampoline which our children loved. Within a ten minute...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank adam s
Marcus L, VR Owner at Elsa of Kora Shabby Chic Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2014

Adam and Emma thank you for your lovely comments. It is really appreciated as we want our guests to experience a home from home feeling. Its great to get feedback on our pride and joy as we love it there too. Hope you do come...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016
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Date of stay: August 2016
Marcus L, VR Owner at Elsa of Kora Shabby Chic Barn, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2016

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Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Refrigerator
Washer
Highchair
Outdoor Dining Area
Towels Provided
A Winter Sun Getaway
Books
Hairdryer
TV
Corporate Bookings
Shared Garden
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Linens Provided
Playground
Secure Parking
Garage
Trampoline
Internet Access
Toaster
Cooker
Grill
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
Local Guides/Maps
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Central Heating
Dryer
Dishwasher
Freezer
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Stereo System
Microwave
Balcony
Mountain Views
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Kettle
Terrace
Patio
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Nearest Beach: 97.0 km
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