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Orchard House at Bon Abri

Holiday Rental House -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 6
La Roche Chalais, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Orchard House is one of two gites that have recently been refurbished. It is set in a small complex comprising the owners house
and two independent gites on a 5 acre site in the peaceful
hamlet of Puymangou in the Western Dordogne.
Set alongside the orchard the house is bright and modern with wonderful views to front and back.
The early morning sun streams into the front-facing rooms while in the
evening you can watch the sun setting to the rear of the property.
There is a spacious lounge/dining room, bright well-equipped kitchen
with a range cooker and dishwasher, a double and a twin/double bedroom plus a double sofa-bed in the lounge and a bathroom with jacuzzi bath and separate shower unit. A travel cot is also available.
To the side of the house is a private patio area with outdoor seating and barbecue.
Outside there is a sw...
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Listing #HL1445747
About the Owner
Nicholas T
Languages spoken:French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2014
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

This is a comfortable and well equipped house set in a peaceful country location. There is a great view and being in the countryside allows you to see a sky full of stars at night. The use of the pool at anytime we wish to...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank 805cat
Management response:Responded 24 July 2018

Thank you Laure and Ian - really pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us.

Reviewed 30 August 2016

Owners, Nick & Ann, very helpful, gite clean and tidy, beds comfortable, lovely surrounding views, games room great but advise to take own cues for pool table as supplied ones both badly worn but owners not replaced. Jacuzzi bath relaxing but temperamental switch noted by...More

Date of stay: August 2016
Thank Steve B
Management response:Responded 2 September 2016

Thank you for your positive comments and pleased you had a good time - we also enjoyed having you to stay. We have noted the valid points re. the pool cues and these will be replaced before next season. Although the previous guests had mentioned...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2015

We had a wonderful time at Bon Abri and wished we could have stayed longer. Orchard House was very comfortable and tastefully decorated. Nick and Anne were great hosts, friendly and informative about the surrounding area. The setting of Bon Abri is lovely and the...More

Date of stay: September 2014
Thank Martin C
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Game Room
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Shared Tennis Court
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about pets
    Ask about smoking
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Sofa
    1 Full
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About the neighbourhood
Puymangou is close to St Aulaye, which has a supermarket, basic shops, post office and bank. This year the 'Felibree' - an Occitan festival - with the whole town decorated and many events taking place, will take place in St Aulaye. over the first weekend of July. Further afield the towns of Chalais and La Roche-Chalais have a wider range of facilities and weekly markets.. Most towns and villages have a weekly open-air market, one of the biggest being in nearby Riberac.
Driving along the peaceful country roads you come upon one pretty village after another, many with Romanesque churches, quaint local houses and usually a bar or restaurant. A short drive away is Aubeterre-sur-Dronne, one of the most beautiful villages in France with it's riverside setting, pretty square full of...
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bergerac: 65.0 km
Railway: Chalais: 12.0 km
Ryanair and Easyjet fly to Bergerac (1hr 15mins) and Bordeaux (1hr 15 mins) and slightly further afield to Limoges or Poitiers (approx. 2 hrs)
The TGV from Paris stops at Angouleme or Bordeaux and local trains run to Chalais (12 km)
By road the journey from Calais takes 7hrs 30mins using toll roads
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 5.0 km.
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