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    Comfy sofas in the huge, baronial Living Room
    Perfect al-fresco dining-with a view!
    View from the Master Bedroom Suite
    Property description
    La Fouillade
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    Rental Home – 
    4 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 8
    To see the property in all its splendour take an interactive aerial tour and navigate around the area with your mouse, paste this link into your browser: www.360cities.net/image/le-castanie-la-fouillade-aveyron-sw-france#-113.55,16.76,70.0

    One of 'Europe's 40 hottest villas'(The Times), this traditional stone barn is set in 4 acres of private grounds in peaceful, idyllic countryside - a true eagle's eye view of the real France. Totally reconstructed for 2008 the original barn is now the immense vaulted living room and retains the essential original features.

    This leads onto the dining terrace (with motorised awning) which has dominating views over the heated swimming pool (NOT solar dependent but a powerful heat pump) and surrounding, rolling countryside.

    Original s...
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  • Amenities & details
    • Balcony
    • Central Heating
    • Cots:(2)
    • Dining Seats (8)
    • Dishwasher
    • Dryer
    • DVD Player
    • En Suite Rooms (4)
    • Fireplace
    • Freezer
    • Game Room
    • Grill
    • Hairdryer
    • Highchair
    • Internet Access
    • Iron
    • Kettle
    • Linens Provided
    • Living Room Seats (8)
    • Microwave
    • Parking
    • Ping Pong Table
    • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
    • Private Yard
    • Refrigerator
    • Satellite TV
    • Single Beds:(4)
    • Stereo System
    • Stove
    • Telephone
    • Terrace
    • Toaster
    • Towels Provided
    • VCR
    • Washer
    • Wi-Fi
    Suitability
    • Wheelchair Access:
      No
    • Elder Access:
      No
    • Pets Allowed:
      No
    • Smoking Allowed:
      No
    • Suitable for Children:
      Yes
    Additional amenities & feature info
    -newly fitted Kitchen, just 5 steps in either direction to the Dining Room and to the Outside Dining Terrace
    -huge, vaulted Living Room with oak floor and log stove; 82cm TV with many UK channels
    -separate, formal Dining Room
    -new furniture throughout including beds and sofas
    -new luxury bathrooms throughout
    -full central heating throughout, for early and late season comfort
    -books, videos, indoor board games etc provided

    The bedrooms are on the lower level for coolness (accessed by spiral staircase) and are all en-suite (3 with bath and shower, 1 with large shower). The Master Bedroom Suite has a separate external access and provides its own feeling of privacy. The view from bed enjoys the same views of pool and countryside through the large, French windows and it is just 2 steps from...
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    Listing #HL59590 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.

      Begins Ends Min stay Per week
    July/August 2014 Jul 25, 2014 Sep 4, 2014 7 nights
    $4,380
    £2,582
    Sept 2014 Sep 5, 2014 Oct 30, 2014 7 nights
    $2,697
    £1,590
    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
    All linen and towels (including swim towels) included. All Pool Heating and logs for woodburner included. A charge may be made locally for central heating. Winter long term rates are exclusive of all utility charges, pool not available.
  • Property location
    Restaurants
    Things to Do
    Access
    Car recommended
    How to get there
    Airport: Rodez: 42.9 mi
    Railway: Najac: 4.3 mi
    -fly to Rodez (1 hour from Rodez airport), from Stansted and Dublin with Ryanair

    -fly to Toulouse (1.5hr from Toulouse airport) from Cardiff, Leeds Bradford, Liverpool, Norwich, London Heathrow, London Gatwick, Bristol, Birmingham, Belfast, Edinburgh and Dublin with Easyjet, BA, Flybe, Air France, Jet2

    -other airports within reach are Brive (from London City), Limoges, Bergerac or Carcassonne

    -a good chart showing Airlines and Routes is at: http://www.frenchentree.com/france-flight-map/#

    -by road from channel ports in about 8 hrs via toll-free A20 motorway
    Activities nearby
    Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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DominicCl...
Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011 for a stay in October 2011

A large group of us (3 couples, a 2 yr old, a 1 yr old and a baby) stayed here for one week, and had a really great time. We wanted somewhere peaceful to relax and play, and la valee allowed us to do this with ease. The facilities are excellent, we were not left wanting for anything, and the... more

LupusUK
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2011 for a stay in July 2011

We spent one week here, after driving up from a week by the coast near Biarritz. The villa is an exceptionally well done conversion of an old stone barn, with much of the villa then built underneath and around it including a great pool which shares the view into the vallet with the main room. The conversion was clearly a... more

ChesH36
Launceston Tasmania
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2011 for a stay in September 2010
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed at La Vallée with a group of mature age art students from Australia for 2 weeks in September 2010 and were entranced by this place. La Vallée has everything, pool, games room, barbecue and it overlooks part of the Avéyron gorges in the midi and the views are spectacular. It is close to the wonderful old-world village of... more

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