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Charming village house with spa pool - suitable for couples or families

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3 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
Brantome, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
This rural village house is just a short walk away from all village amenities, making it ideal for those who want to experience the real French lifestyle. Ranged over three floors it offers three bedrooms making it ideal for families or couples. Perfect for both active family holidays or just chilling out and taking in the genuine French atmosphere.

The lifestyle here tends to be more laid back, but if you do feel the need to rush about being active, there's plenty to do locally, from canoeing and accrobranche (like 'Go Ape' in the UK, but better!) to visiting caves and chateaux. Alternatively, you can visit one of our local lakeside beaches, or just laze away a quiet afternoon in the spa pool. And of course, there's always the beautiful scenery to gaze at - acres of it - and the countless restaurants and cafes to...
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Listing #HL89940
About the Owner
Amanda D
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2009
Interaction with guests
An English speaking housekeeper is available to ensure you have everything you need. You will find leaflets and brochures in the property of things to do and see in the area, but please ask if you would like more information.
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Reviewed 9 September 2016

We stayed here for 5 days for my daughters wedding in a nearby chateaux. the cottage was very clean and well equipped. The housekeeper was very friendly and offered to help with taxis etc. I would certainly recommend this place to anyone....

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank 001unhappy
Reviewed 9 October 2014

My husband and I stayed here for four days and thorougherly enjoyed it. It really feels like a home, is extremely well equipped, comfortable, clean and cared for. The patio and little garden out the back were an absolute bonus. They even had a lovely...More

Date of stay: September 2014
1  Thank Lindy S
Management response:Responded 18 October 2014

Thank you for your lovely review of No.65. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay. Kind regards, Paul and Amanda

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Reviewed 7 September 2014

My partner and I together with my 19 year old son and his 14 year old daughter spent a lovely relaxing week at no.65. With a boulangerie just 2 minutes walk around the corner, and a reasonably sized supermarket 5 minutes walk away, the main...More

Date of stay: August 2014
Thank Sylvie10
Management response:Responded 9 September 2014

Thank you for your review. So glad you enjoyed your stay at No.65!

  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Master Bedroom and Bathroom
On the first floor a spacious master bedroom with a king-sized bed and large double windows overlooking the narrow street below. Across the landing is the wonderfully roomy bathroom, with freestanding bath and a walk-in shower.

You might find yourself lingering on the first floor landing to compose the odd postcard home at the thoughtfully positioned table, or simply spending time gazing out of the window over the garden listening to the distant sound of the church bells before climbing the original wooden stairs up to the attic.

Second and Third Bedrooms
The two attic bedrooms combine white walls with rustic beams and rooftop views over the village and surrounding countryside. The rear attic room has two single beds and white painted furniture. In additio...
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
    1 Full bath
    4 Twins
    1 King
    1 Crib
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 2 nights
3 Nov 2018 -
21 Dec 2018
2 nights
22 Dec 2018 -
4 Jan 2019
2 nights
5 Jan 2019 -
12 Apr 2019
2 nights
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Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
  • Damage Deposit: £200 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
The 'Nightly Rate' charges (above) relate to nights added to an existing booking of one week. 'Short Break' (i.e. less than a week) stays can be arranged subject to availability; please ask.

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About the neighbourhood
Days Out- Visit the incredible caves at Villars or Lascaux.

Take a leisurely stroll around pretty towns and villages, such as Brantome (known as the Venice of the Dordogne), Nontron, an ancient medieval town famed for its knife making or the picturesque St Jean de Côle (designated one of the most beautiful villages in France). Or travel slightly further afield to the spectacular Dordogne valley.

Be charmed by the the chateaux of Puyguilhem, Bourdeilles and Hautefort. Visit world famous gardens, such as Erygniac, or take a short stroll to the end of the road for a paddle in the river Dronne.

Enjoy the numerous local markets. Be adventurous and have a go at karting or canoeing, all within easy reach.
Getting around
A car is really essential to get about, however, the roads are generally quiet and bikes can be hired near Nontron or in Brantome. The village has good local amenities within walking distance. Public transport is not really available - the nearest train station is at Thiviers, 22km away.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Limoges: 67.0 km
Railway: Thivier: 22.0 km
Ferry: Caen/StMalo: 545.0 km
Ryanair flights to Angouleme (67 km), Bergerac (94 km) or Limoges (65 km). British Airways fly to Bordeaux.

2 hours 30 minutes from Paris by TGV to Angouleme (67 km away) which has Europcar and ADA offices at the station.
Cheap car hire via Ryanair, or try Holidayautos.

Eurotunnel: 745 km
Ferries to: Caen (545km), St Malo (575km), Le Havre (635km), Dieppe (635km), Cherbourg (665km).
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 10.0 km.
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