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La Maison d'Amis

La Maison d'Amis
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Overview
Cottage -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 4
Brantome, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
La Maison d'Amis is a comfortable and private cottage on an estate which is one of the most tranquil in the Dordogne, offering walks in the woods on the estate, fishing and swimming in the pool. Stabling for horses. It is a perfect base for exploring the many attractions of the area, and within easy reach of the many good restaurants and shops in Brantome, Nontron and Perigueux.The Domaine in its present form has been here since at least 1711. It was most probably the “Ferme Domaniale” (The Manor Farm) to Chateau Gaillard, which used to stand up on the hill. The Chateau itself was reputedly a Crusader Castle, later owned by the Knights Templar, and legend has it that there are many Crusader and Knights Graves up on the hill. La Maison d'Amis was originally the “Chai”- wine press from when the area was a large wine producing area u... Read more
Listing #HL185731
About the Owner
RICHARD C
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:October 2011
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

Despite arriving late, Richard & David were both awake to welcome us. The welcome pack was excellent.The lounge is bigger than it looks online.The holiday rental was quiet with beautiful flowers and grounds. There are a lot of activities for family nearby & we enjoyed...More

Thank Tendai1
Management response:Responded 18 August 2018

Tendai thank you for your review. We really enjoyed you all being here, and look forward to seeing you again very soon.

Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place and location to stay, we got a very warm welcome from Richard and David who provided a very well appreciated welcome pack including a lovely little Christmas tree. The decor at the place is lovely with every amenity you could possibly need and...More

Thank Pamela H
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

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Amenities
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Ground Floor

A large and Comfortable Living/Dining room with modern Kitchen Area with all new appliances and a wood burner to keep the room cozy in the winter. It is beautifully furnished with a mixture of French Antiques and Contemporary Upholstery.

First Floor

The Staircase rises to a large landing with a quiet area for relaxing and reading with a 1960's lounger and side table.
There is an enormous Master Suite with Double Bed, Huge built in Wardrobes with plenty of hanging space and shelves. At the other end is an Antique 'Lit a Bateau' for relaxing on.Some of the walls are 'En Pierre Apparante' with huge original beams and 3 velux windows for light and ventilation.

A door leads to a full En suite Bathroom, with 'Spa Shower Cubicle', Full sized Bath, B...
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House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Sofa
    2 Twins
    1 Full
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Fees
  • Damage Deposit: $263 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
All prices quoted in EUROS. Securitydeposit of 200 EUROS to be paid with final payment . Refundable, less breakages or loss with two weeks of end of stay.Payment by bank transfer or by cheque ( subject to clearance ).
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About the neighbourhood
The Brantome area
Brantome, the Venice of the Dordogne is the perfect town to have on your doorstep. It has all the practical features like supermarkets, banks, tourist office, post office but is also simply a wonderfully beautiful town to potter about. Whether you want to rent a canoe and enjoy the views from the river, or sit drinking coffee and people-watch, or go on a boat ride and visit the bell tower.. there really is lots to do.

There are activities for the more energetic such as canoing, tennis, a play ground and park, horseriding.. and the bustling Friday market is a must!

There are also two superb lakes close by.. with a fantastic beach, swimming platforms, canoeing, water skiing.. picnic areas and walks.. perfect for all the family!
Access
Car advised
How to get there
FLY to Limoges( one hour by car) or Bergerac (one and a quarter hours by car).
There are regular RYANAIR or FLYBE flights all year round to both airports, where a hire car can be picked up.

DRIVE - from the Channel ports to drive to the property takes between 6 and 9 hours, mostly motorway.

TRAIN - From London by Eurostar to Lille and then TGV High Speed Train to Angouleme. Pick up hire car in Angouleme ( one hour by road to the property.)
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby.
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