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  • Le Figuier as seen from quiet access lane - swimming pool is behind wisteria covered wall
    Le Figuier as seen from quiet access lane - swimming pool is behind wisteria covered wall
    Le Figuier as seen from quiet access lane - swimming pool is behind wisteria covered wall
    The courtyard swimming pool is a real sun-trap, parasol provided for shade when required
    Enjoy meals outdoors year round on the superb sun-trap patio with pergola when shade is required
    Sip on local Gascon wine while dinner cooks on the brick-built barbecue
    Spacious farmhouse kitchen opens directly onto the private garden
    Property description
    Rental Home – 
    2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 5
    LE FIGUIER is a converted stone barn, which has been tastefully renovated retaining original exposed stone walls and wooden beams throughout. Full of character, the cottage also offers modern conveniences to ensure guests' comfort. Flexible accommodation is provided with 2 bedrooms sleeping up to 5 people, with an additional baby cot available on request. Attractive low season rental rates make the cottage an ideal base for exploring this area of France, or for house-hunting visits in this beautiful area of the Gers known as the 'Golden Triangle'.

    Located on the edge of a medieval village, set among rolling countryside with sunflowers and Armagnac vines, Le Figuier offers a great holiday destination for relaxation and an opportunity to sample local French cuisine and way of l...
  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Cots:(1)
    • Dining Seats (5)
    • Dishwasher
    • Double Beds:(1)
    • DVD Player
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Grill
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (5)
    • Microwave
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Secure Parking
    • Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
    • Shower Rooms (1)
    • Single Beds:(3)
    • Stove
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • TV
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    • Wheelchair Access:
    • Elder Access:
    • Pets Allowed:
    • Smoking Allowed:
    • Suitable for Children:
    Additional amenities & feature info
    Le Figuier sleeps up to 5 in 2 bedrooms - there are exposed stone walls and beamed ceilings throughout, as well as ceramic tiled floors softened with rugs. A spacious, airy attic bedroom studio has an extra-large wrought iron double bed and a single bed. The room has a high vaulted ceiling and there is a cosy sitting area around the ancient stone fireplace installed with wood burner. A TV / DVD player is provided, with full UK satellite connection and a range of DVDs is provided for guests use with plenty of suitable titles for all ages. Additionally, a large bookcase is well-stocked with books for all ages and interests, as well as board games and jigsaw puzzles for guests' use.

    Downstairs the cosy dining kitchen with gas cooker is fully equipped for up to 6 people. Also on the groun...
    Listing #HL114014 by: Holiday Lettings
  • Rates

    Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

    Showing rates for up to guests.
      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    Winter Nov 1, 2014 Mar 28, 2015 90 nights
    Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to U.S. Dollars and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
    Additional Rate and Availability Information
    20% discount on seond and subsquent weeks on April/May and September/October bookings.
    House-hunting in the Gers area? Wanting to try living in France outside the holiday season? Le Figuier is also available for winter lets for just £395 per month, plus gas, electric and firewood at cost. Contact owners for more details.

    25% deposit required to secure summer bookings. Payment for deposit and balance can be by cheque, or electronic bank transfer, either in pounds sterling or euros. Please indicate your preference when making reservation. Final balance payment due 8 weeks before holiday start date.

    Changeover day: Saturdays only June-September, other months please contact owner.

    Bed linen and bathroom towels can be provided if required at a reasonable rate. Additional charges for linen/towels are payable locally in euros. If this is of interest, please ask for details of charges when making an enquiry. Guests are advised to provide their own pool towels if required. Baby/toddler item...
  • Property location
    Things to Do
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Pau / Bergerac / Toulouse / Biarritz: 55.9 mi
    Railway: Agen: 24.9 mi
    Ferry: Le Havre / Bilbao (N.Spain): 435.0 mi
    Easily accessible on low-cost airlines to Pau or Bergerac (flying from Stansted, Gatwick, Luton or Bristol). Also via Air France or British Airways to Toulouse or Bordeaux. TGV line to Bordeaux has daily link to Agen (40km distant).

    For those who prefer to drive from the UK, an overnight ferry (7-hour crossing) from Portsmouth to Le Havre gets you in at 8am local time and, on a good day, you could be at the cottage by 6pm including a couple of stops on the way.
    Activities nearby
    There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Nearest Beach: 111.8 mi.
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Alison H
Bridgnorth, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 for a stay in August 2014

The house had everything we needed and the children loved the pool, which was a good temperature even though it wasn't heated. We shared the pool with the neighbours, who fortunately had children of a similar age and we all got on well. The local auberge was super and we enjoyed ice creams and creeps in the creperie within the... more

London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 for a stay in June 2014

I booked Le Figuier as a last minute solo getaway for some r'n'r but was a little apprehensive about the prospect of spending a week there by myself. All my anxieties disappeared as soon as I arrived as the place was a perfect mix of privacy and tranquillity without total isolation and I felt at home right away. The owner,... more

Annette V
Kortrijk, Belgium
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 for a stay in July 2014

We spent a lovely week at le Figuier in July. In the middle of a very small medieval village lies the cottage. It is very quiet and calm. The cottage has a lovely garden and a beautiful terrace under the fig tree. When it was hot we jumped in the swimming pool, which was not too small and not too... more

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Listed since : Feb 2009
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