Resting in a peaceful Lot-et-Garonne valley of rolling hills, orchards, vineyards, cornfields and sunflowers, this t wonderful three bedroom gîte with two adjoining gîtes which have been converted from a large ancient barn situated near to St Livrade-sur-Lot set in 16 acres of tranquil countryside . There are a wealth of original features including oak beams and exposed stone walls coupled with stunning views over the Lot valley.
The gîtes are tastefully furnished to reflect the character and charm of the original dwellings. They're well located for a peaceful and relaxing holiday in the stunning countryside but also as a base to explore everything this fantastic region has to offer. They're ideal for large families or groups of friends holidaying together providing private space when needed. You are free to explore the 16 acres, finding wild orchids in the Spring, stargazing at night, wildlife spotting in the woods or simply relaxing in the sunshine and cool off in the large inviting swimming pool.
Within a short drive you'll find towns and villages with their pavement cafes, restaurants, shops and markets situated along the Lot River, such as the medieval village of Pujols with a renowned market which is also one of the Plus Beaux Villages de France, Villeneuve-sur-Lot a bastide town with great shops and restaurants, Agen which is the capital city of the region just 30 minutes away, or further afield is Duras which is one of the grand hilltop châteaux dotted around the region.
There is so much to see and do around the area. There are six golf courses within an hour's drive of the property. The region is famous for Agen prunes and the plentiful plum orchards stretch out for miles around. You can also look forward to mouth watering gastronomic delights of the region and, of course, the abundance of fantastic local wines. Some attractions include prune museum, waterlily collection, golf courses, fishing on the river Lot, wine tours, stargazing, bird watching, hiking, boating and canoeing/kayaking on the rivers Lot and Dordogne, cycling.
CRILLON (Sleeps 6 + 2 in double sofa bed):
- Entrance into open plan living area
- Separate well equipped kitchen with kitchen table and chairs
- Comfortable seating for 8, log burner, log burner, UK and French TV channels, WiFi
- Dining table and chairs for 8
- Shower room with separate WC
- Bedroom 1 – king size bed
- Bedroom 2 – king size bed
- Bedroom 3 – twin beds
- Landing/lounge area, double sofa-bed
- 12 x 6 x 1.4m swimming pool with Roman steps, sun loungers and parasols, decked area, fantastic sunset views, shared with other two gites
- Each gîte has an individual terrace area with comfortable seating and dining for six and charcoal BBQ
- Enclosed garden, parking space, 16 acres to roam and explore
- Table tennis in covered area
High chair and cot available.
No smoking allowed.
Evening meals and breakfasts provided by arrangement.
Pets may be permitted, please ask us.
Prices are per week - pay in any currencySaturday to Saturday 7 nights minimum stay July & AugustFlexible arrival 4 nights minimum stay outside of July & AugustBed linen and bathroom towels providedPool towels providedMay be booked with a further two further gîtes to sleep 18Pets may be permitted, please ask us250€ refundable security deposit
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Meric is set in an elevated position towards the end of a no through road, with lovely views across rolling countryside | Le Temple-sur-Lot 6km | Sainte-Livrade-sur-Lot 6km | Villeneuve-sur-Lot 14km | Agen 28km | Bergerac airport 59km | Toulouse airport 136km | Bordeaux airport 140km | Caen ferry port 655km | Calais Eurotunnel 937km