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Beautiful historic home brought to life, ensuite bedrooms, private pool, WIFI, parking, UK TV.......
27 reviews
Beautiful historic home brought to life, ensuite bedrooms, private pool, WIFI, parking, UK TV.......
Sarlat holiday home -view from the pool towards the house & outside dining area with gas BBQ & shade
Main house - King double, dual aspect windows, ensuite shower room, ceiling fan, heating, wood floor
10x4m South facing heated salt water pool with Roman End - no added chlorine & better for your s
Beautiful south facing house located in a tranquil setting on the edge of Sarlat & Beynac.
Full size chef designed kitchen, granite worktops, stone floor, range cooker, full size dishwasher..
Ensuite shower room for the twin bedroom with expose chimney breast & oak beams.
Sarlat holiday home - wonderful space and views. South facing terrace with parasols if required.
Apartment kitchen looking through to living room
Comfortable living area with exposed stone walls, oak beams, oak flooring, log burner, British TV
Ensuite shower room for the twin/superking room with a walk in shower, toilet & sink.
House King bedroom with comfortable 5ft memory foam pocket spring mattress & ensuite shower room
Quality fully fitted solid wood kitchen, granite tops, dishwasher, waste disposal, range cooker.....
Apartment kitchen
Apartment ensuite shower room
Apartment ensuite shower room
Ensuite shower room
Swimming pool with shallow & deep ends, south facing stone terracing, 6 sun loungers & paras
Beautiful Beynac, Sarlat, La Roque Gageac, Castelnaud & Domme are all within a 3-10 minute drive
The Dordogne river - a day spent canoe past the Chateaux is a must or take a leisurely boat trip.
Magnificent Beynac
Our nearby secret river swimming & picnic spot, virtually empty even in July & August!
Sarlat holiday home - comfortable accommodation for your friends & family in a spacious 16thC home
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3 Bedrooms , 3 Bathrooms , Sleeps 7
Sarlat-la-Caneda, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine

We are very pleased to be able to say that we have 3 homes in the top 6 out of the 240+ holiday homes under Sarlat on Tripadvisor as of May 2017 - all recent & genuine guest reviews :-)



TRANQUIL BUCOLIC SETTING ON THE EDGE OF SARLAT BUT WITHIN CYLING DISTANCE OF THE TOWN CENTRE - We have 4 full size bikes for you to use free of charge & cycle into Sarlat. We can also drop you into town with the bikes and you can cycle home. We are 2kms from the cycle path that will take you into Sarlat centre in 15 minutes.

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About the Owner, Xanthe S
Languages spoken: German, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 2 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2007
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 108 reviews and 3 properties
Interaction with guests
After living here for 17 years and during that time offering accommodation for guests from the whole world over we are able to provide you with all the information that you will need to enjoy your stay in our home.

We respect our guests privacy, but we can be on hand quickly if called to resolve any problems or help with any issues you may be experiencing yourselves. We hope you enjoy our home and treat it as your own :)

WE HAVE BEEN ADVERTISING HOLIDAY HOMES & ACCOMMODATION ON LINE SINCE 2002 & are proud to say that we have been reviewed and listed in many International Guide books including ALASTAIR SAWDAYS France, the French GUIDE DU ROUTARD and the American guide books by RICK STEVES
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Excellent - based on 27 reviews
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  • Spanish first
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English first
Lucy B
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 22 September 2017 for a stay in August 2017

Perfect for a family holiday. A really quality holiday home. We loved the pool and spent many hours in and around it.A brilliant location for exploring the Dordogne. Very peaceful and rural, yet close to Sarlat. Whilst the gite is attached to the owners' home, the accommodation still felt very private and we did not feel in any way that...

Devon, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 for a stay in September 2016
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The house is fantastic and caters for your every need. Hamish and Xanthe are the perfect hosts, not intrusive but on hand if needed and prepared to go the extra mile to ensure you enjoy your stay. Loved the location for its tranquility and easy access to the Dordogne highlights and hope to return in the future. I would have...

James D
Newton, Massachusetts
Level 3 Contributor
9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2016 for a stay in August 2016

We stayed at this wonderful self-catering house at the end of August. We were three children and two adults. My wife and I stayed in the ground level section and the children had the run of the two floor upstairs apartment. Firstly, it just feels lovely to be there. The thoughtfully restored stonework, the private pool and the courtyard barbecue...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (7)
  • Dishwasher
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (7)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(3)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Smoking not allowed
    3 Attached (ensuite)
    3 Twins
    2 Kings
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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 Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
3 Jan 2018 -
16 Mar 2018
Apartment only 2pers. extra guest+15 Euro p/n
4 nights
31 Mar 2018 -
27 Apr 2018
2bd rate, 3bd+200€pw 100€ 3nts
3 nights
28 Apr 2018 -
25 May 2018
2bd rate, 3bd+200€pw 100€ 3nts
3 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: £444 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
POOL HEATING - In order to maintain lower rental rates during the quieter months, please note that there may be a 100€ surcharge pw for pool heating during the cooler months of April, May, September & October depending on the weather.
POOL OPENING - The pool is open from 1st April (or earlier depending on Easter holidays & the weather) until mid October (or later depending on the weather).

Please note the the AVAILABILITY displayed only shows when all 3 of our houses are booked and not specifically this house.


There will only be one guest booking staying at the entire property (house and apartment) at any one time.

The whole property is over 3 levels, the ground level is a one bedroom apartment with its own kitchen & living room with independent entrance.

The next level up is the main holiday home which is accessed via the original stone staircase. On this level is the kitchen, dining & livin...
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About the neighbourhood
The beautiful Medieval town of Sarlat is the top period film location destination in France & has over 1.5m visitors each year. Sarlat is a small town of exceptional beauty with its narrow winding streets, stone roofs & Benedictine Abbey, you will be mesmerised by over 1000 years of art & architecture at every turn. There are gourmet restaurants & even Michelin starred if you wish, or why not indulge in the local Cafe Culture & watch the world pass by as you enjoy a glass of the local wine. Sarlat itself offers many free attractions throughout the year, including summer acrobats, musicians, clowns, art exhibitions & fireworks, food festivals, music festivals, street theatre and a film festival......what could be better!!

Our home is located on the edge of Sarlat...
Getting around
TOURS - Daily small group minibus tours to the surrounding sites leaving Sarlat centre between April - October & private tours can be arranged at other times. We also have an English speaking taxi service which offers tours of the caves, Bastide towns & other sites of interest - tours arranged individually or as suggested by the driver.
CAR HIRE- office in Sarlat, near to the train station if you prefer your own transport. Otherwise, we have 4 hybrid BIKES available for FREE during your stay, 2 men's & 2 ladies bikes, these are to be reserved at time of booking. There is also a bike hire company nearby with a large selection of bikes which can be delivered to the door for you.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bergerac Bordeaux Toulouse: 40.0 km
Railway: Brive, Souillac or Sarlat : 4.0 km
AIRPORTS - BRIVE/DORDOGNE VALLEY & BERGERAC are the nearest being 45minus & 1 hour from Sarlat. LIMOGES, BORDEAUX & TOULOUSE airports are all within 2-2.5 hours.

For all RAIL TRAVEL INFORMATION please enquire as this site does not allow me to provide the details here. From Paris Austerlitz station you can buy a ticket direct to Sarlat la Caneda or you can stop at the large town Brive la Gallarde then drive the final hour.

There is a CAR HIRE OFFICE in Sarlat for further details please ask or search for Europ car. Otherwise, there are the usual car hire desks at the airports.

Useful ROUTE PLANNER SITES are available on the internet or please ask for details as this site does not allow me to give web site address here.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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