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Les Placelles

View of the house, pool and terrace
5.0 of 5 stars
9 reviews
View of the house, pool and terrace
The pool
Steps to entrance porch overlooking the pool
Living room/TV sitting area
Living room
Dining area
View from the bedroom window
The shower room - vanity unit
The terrace/barbecue area
Spring views over the adjoining farmland
Summer view from meadow towards St Projet
Autumn colours in the meadow
Meet the neighbours!
Friday morning market at nearby Souillac
Fishing lake at Le Vigan
Take the steam train from Martel along the Dordogne valley
Riverboat trip on the Dordogne at Beynac
Picturesque Domme is only a short drive away
Le Pont Valentré at Cahors (World Heritage Site)
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Condo/Apartment /
1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
In a lovely rural situation with country views 5 minutes from local shops (baker, butcher, grocer, chemist, boutique, hairdressers, greengrocer, florist, post office), bar and restaurants. Love to eat and drink well? Truffles, foie gras, confit, cabecou, walnuts, saffron, the famous 'black' wines of Cahors are all on offer here in the many colourful markets and amazingly good value restaurants. Plenty of sporting and cultural activities available locally and well situated for walkers with more than 650 km of marked trails including the famous 'chemin de St Jacques de Compostelle' virtually on the doorstep.

A perfect retreat for couples seeking total relaxation, the apartment can also accommodate 4 people comfortably with a full-size double sofa-bed. Supper on the terrace with views over the meadow and wooded valley a...
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About the owner, Anna A
Languages spoken: English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 60 days ago
Listed since : Aug 2011
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 9 reviews and 1 property
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Listing #HL179362 by: Holiday Lettings
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

This was simply one of the best holidays we have ever had. The accommodation, facilities and location are outstanding and we can't wait to go back! You will definitely need a car and don't go expecting crazy nightlife, but other than that there really is something for everyone - you can be as active or as lazy as you want.... more

lins m
Durham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 for a stay in July 2013
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We had the most amazing holiday. We booked the holiday online both Anna and Mel went out of their way to ensure we had all the information and we needed before we arrived. On arrival the grounds, pool and apartment were exceptional, everything we needed for our stay was included. Both Anna and Mel were welcoming, warm and informative but... more

London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013 for a stay in June 2013
person found this review helpful

We spent two lovely weeks at this gite. Anna and Mel were incredibly warm, welcoming and helpful, but not at all intrusive. The gite is bright, airy, comfortable and nicely furnished. It is also very well equipped. There is also a lovely pool. The countryside has everything... medieval villages, chateaux and vineyards all within easy travel from the gite. Overall... more

  • Balcony
  • Books
  • Central Heating
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (6)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Satellite TV
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Terrace
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
  • Wheelchair Access:
  • Elder Access:
  • Pets Allowed:
  • Smoking Allowed:
  • Suitable for Children:
Additional amenities & feature info
Attractive character property with exposed beams, stonework and wood flooring.
Spacious, comfortable and light.
Peaceful location with lovely views over farmland and woods.
All household linen provided except pool towels.
Household consumables provided (loo rolls, kitchen towels, detergents, soap etc) - just put your cases down and relax!
Fitted with smoke alarm.
Well fitted modern kitchen area and shower room.
Bed(s) made up for your arrival.
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Dates Min stay Per week
Apr 30, 2016 -
Jul 1, 2016
7 nights
Jul 2, 2016 -
Sep 2, 2016
7 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
For availability in low season (late October to late March) please contact the owners direct.
We can accept payment by PayPal or bank transfer in euros (€) or GBP (£).
Deposit of 20% required with contract to confirm booking, balance payable 8 weeks before arrival.
Security deposit of £220 (250€) required on arrival, refundable within 1 month of departure subject to satisfactory property inspection.
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Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Brive la Gaillarde: 34.2 mi
Railway: Gourdon: 5.0 mi
Cityjet to Brive (40 mins drive)
Easyjet, BA, Jet2 to Toulouse (1h 30m drive)
Flybe, Ryanair to Bergerac (1h 45m drive)
Flybe, Ryanair to Limoges (1h 45m drive)
Ryanair to Rodez (1h 50m drive)
BA to Bordeaux (2h 30m drive)

Flight schedules vary according to the time of year. In low season consider flights to Paris for onward connections to the airports listed above plus Agen (1h 45m drive) or Perigueux (1h 30m drive).

The train journey (SNCF) takes a little under 5 hours from Paris to Gourdon (10 min drive from Les Placelles) and is a relaxing and economical way to enjoy the scenery en route.

If you have time to spare why not take a ferry or channel tunnel crossing and drive down through this amazing country? Apart from the beautiful scenery and easy driving, there's another major...
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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