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“Atmospheric cottage”
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2 Bedrooms, 1 Bathroom, Sleeps 4
Nontron, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine

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Very good - based on 12 reviews
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arung887
Bath, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Atmospheric cottage”
Reviewed July 8, 2014 for a stay in June 2014
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We stayed for 6 nights with our 7 month-old baby. The house owned by Adrien and Marian who live in the next door house. They are extremely helpful and friendly and provided a new BBQ for us, and sourced a cot for the baby. The house is rustic and spacious and the location very rural surrounded by lovely countryside. The nearest shops are a 10 min drive away. The upstairs bedrooms have very low beams you need to bend under which adds to the quirkiness. Having a BBQ on the terrace is lovely. Wifi is available in (or just outside) Adrien and Marian's house. It's a very peaceful place to stay.

Date of stay: June 2014
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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hanneke d
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
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“An adorable holiday home!”
Reviewed January 17, 2014 for a stay in August 2013
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Whát a beautiful and cozy house and its surroundings are in one word 'superbe'.
In the summer of 2013 I spend a fantasic week in La petite maison.
I’ve never seen clearer starry nights, never experienced a quiet more intense and smelled such pleasant aromas.
I can recommend a holiday in La petite maison to everyone.

Date of stay: August 2013
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Traveling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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ANNEKE195...
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1 review
“We keep coming back!”
Reviewed January 15, 2014 for a stay in August 2013

La petite maison for us is a place of tranquility and space. The French countryside (la campagne) from the movies. small and friendly. The house offers a wonderful base for hikes in open fields or dense forests, visiting small towns, villages, not spectacular ánd not very touristy. Just right. Also just 'staying at home' with all the space in and around the house offers us a lot. Long culinary sessions with local wines and an unknown cognac that we scored on a day trip. Magnificent views from 'our own' terrace, (the deer appear in the twilight) with the most beautiful sunsets, the light and the skies are clear and vibrant, often spectacularly. In spring or summer só different. It continues to intrigue. We keep coming back.

Date of stay: August 2013
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Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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wouter v
2 reviews
“Peaceful and quiet enjoying French a country side”
Reviewed January 15, 2014 for a stay in July 2013

Beautiful renovated cosy farmer house , total freedom, with huge own terrace (without any border actually), far from any traffic noise. Perfect for walking or cycling straight away from the spot, but also for reading the thick book that was waiting for you already for years. Big kitchen for cooking and spending the night with friends or family, while a move to the seating around the fireplace is also attempting. The very helpful owners live in the neighbouring farmhouse, they are there for any help or advice when you need them, but only if you want to. Plenty of room for parking, bicycles, as much as you want in fact. Shops fairly nearby, nice little town 10 min drive for shopping, early coffee on terrace or dining at night. To be there every once in a while !

Date of stay: July 2013
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Liked best: Peaceful Super-French atmosphere, freedom
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Jean-loui...
Fontenay Aux Roses
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago for a stay in August 2019
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Date of stay: August 2019
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Non.
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Jean-loui...
Fontenay Aux Roses
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed August 11, 2019 for a stay in August 2019
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Date of stay: August 2019
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Non.
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Gr33ngr33...
Bordeaux, France
1 review
Reviewed August 15, 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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Date of stay: August 2015
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Liked best: La vue
Liked least: Le wifi qui se trouve chez le propriétaire
Traveling group: Avec mon époux(se) / partenaire
Your age range 18-24
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