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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Saint-Emilion, Gironde, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Interaction with guests
We live locally aiming to offer help & advice but not to be intrusive. We always meet clients on arrival & explain the property, the area, local restaurants etc. We also offer, a free home cooked arrival meal with a starter pack inc. wine, wine tours, transport & home made cakes during your stay!!!!.
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Excellent - based on 34 reviews
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Anna P
1 review
Reviewed 6 November 2015 for a stay in October 2015

We had a fantastic stay here. The place is brilliantly located to explore the Dordogne and Gironde areas by car. Our host was wonderful and we found some lovely food ready on our arrival which is exactly what you need after a long drive south from the UK. The cottage was also very thoughtfully furnished and absolutely perfect for us...

Melbourne, Australia
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015

We spent one week with Andy and Richard and there was nothing that Andy would not do for us. It started with a greeting and transfer from Bordeaux airport then a smooth run through of the beautiful Lavender Cottage and a huge folder containing everything you need to know about the area. Thanks for a wonderful stay and the early...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Level 6 Contributor
99 reviews
22 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 14 September 2015 for a stay in May 2015
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We had a weeks stay in Vines Cottage in May. It is a really nice cottage. It is more modern than your average French gite. It is clean and comes with all mod cons - washing machine, dishwasher, iron & board, airer, microwave, good wifi, English freeview tv channels, DVD player, English 3 pin socket extension leads with a French...

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
FREE ARRIVAL MEAL FOR WEEKLY BOOKINGS - Out of season central heating £60 per week if required
    1 Full bath
    1 Super King
    2 Twins
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Dates Min stay Per night Per week
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1 Mar 2018 -
18 May 2018
4 nights
19 May 2018 -
1 Jun 2018
7 nights
2 Jun 2018 -
29 Jun 2018
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Additional Rate and Availability Information
FREE ARRIVAL MEAL - Out of season central heating £60 per week if required
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About the neighbourhood
After relaxing on the pool side terrace borrow bikes or walk through the timeless vineyards. Relax in the restaurants of the ancient square of Saint Emilion, the medieval wine city. Explore the beautiful villages and wine chateaux of Puisseguin, Lussac & Montagne with their local churches, shops and bar/restaurants. Experience the local night markets for their cuisine & incredibly cheap wines.

For the more energetic there is the nearby golf, tennis, horse riding, fishing & canoeing on the Dordogne. For the more adventurous there is ballooning, sand-flying/para-surfing, rock climbing & even potholing.
Getting around
A car is essential as its a rural location. However there are regular high speed trains from our local town of Libourne to Bordeaux (under 20 mins).
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Bergerac or Bordeaux: 50.0 km
Railway: Libourne : 13.0 km
Ferry: Caen: 480.0 km
Only an hour from either Bergerac or Bordeaux airports the cottage is easy to find. Detailed directions & local maps are supplied after booking.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Nearest Beach: 14.0 km.
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