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Chateau Caillac - Fairytale Riverside Location

Chateau -
7 Bedrooms , 7 Bathrooms , Sleeps 18
Fongrave, Lot-et-Garonne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
The Chateau has been beautifully restored yet retains many original features. Everything you need for a superb family holiday is provided. You will have exclusive use of the Chateau and separate gite with private pool which is fenced and alarmed. Beside the pool is a covered pool house with dining table and chairs a large BBQ and a kitchen, ideal for summer outdoor eating. There is a south facing sun terrace, large gardens and direct, private access to the river and a jetty. A small fishing boat and canoe are provided for your use. For those who like to sit quietly in the shade, there are numerous ancient trees to sit beneath, whilst still enjoying the lovely view of the river. Inside the Chateau, the rooms are beautifully decorated and furnished and all the bedrooms have views of either the garden or the river. There is one bedroom on th... Read more
Listing #HL80373
About the Owner
Angela H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:January 2009
Interaction with guests
During your stay, my housekeeper will be on hand to answer any queries you may have. I too am always contactable by phone or email.
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Reviewed October 11, 2018

A fairy tale French Chateau, with a private frontage onto the banks of the River Lot, plenty of space, lovely swimming pool, lots of great food, great company, and beautiful weather. Then add to all that – “Electric Tandems” – What a great holiday It...More

Thank Philip H
Cruiser779302, VR Owner at Chateau Caillac - Fairytale Riverside Location, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

Many thanks for taking the time to review your stay at Chateau Caillac. We love that you love our “posh” bikes and delighted you had a fabulous time.

Reviewed September 30, 2018

Electric tandems are definitely the future ! Just back from an amazing "Tandem and Turrets" break. Steve expertly guided us through beautiful countryside on roads which were virtually empty of cars up into ridiculously pretty villages and all with the aid of the "Boost button"...More

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Cruiser779302, VR Owner at Chateau Caillac - Fairytale Riverside Location, responded to this reviewResponded October 12, 2018

We are always happy to hear that our guests have enjoyed their stay so thank you for the great review. We hope that you will join us again sometime soon.

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Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing time staying at Chateau Caillac on one of their tandems and turrets breaks. We cycled every day on the most comfortable bike I have ever sat on. The brand new,high-spec,electric tandems were a revelation.We rode an enjoyable 50k a day along...More

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Cruiser779302, VR Owner at Chateau Caillac - Fairytale Riverside Location, responded to this reviewResponded October 1, 2018

Thank you Lisa & Alan. So pleased you both enjoyed it....we didn’t want you to go home either.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (18)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(5)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (6)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (18)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Private Fishing Lake/River
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
  • Private Yard
  • Queen Beds:(4)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(8)
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
Each of the bedrooms are decorated and furnished to a high standard.The Chateau has;2 x Triple rooms (double plus single beds) en-suite,4 x Double room en-suite,1 x (double plus two single beds) Ground Floor with separate shower room. The Self Contained Gite Is Situated alongside the Chateau with its own Kitchen and bathroom.1 x double room and 1 x Triple room (three single beds) The upstairs Chateau bedrooms each have their own en suite facilities,four have cast iron roll top baths and separate WC;s in the turrets. The downstairs bedroom has a private shower room, also on the ground floor.The kitchen is open plan to the dining room and is 11 meters in length, meaning there is plenty space for everyone to be helping out. There is a beautiful solid cherry wood fitted kitchen with marble wor... more
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Groups must be mostly over 25's Dogs may be allowed with prior consent. Smoking is allowed within the grounds but not in the Chateau. Suitable for families and groups. Full terms...
    1 Shower
    6 Attached (ensuite)
    8 Twins
    1 Crib
    5 Fulls
    4 Queens
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Damage Deposit: $1,273 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
If the guests staying in the Chateau require the bedrooms in the gite an additional charge of £300 p.w. will be made. Note. The Gîte is not available for rental separately.

Wedding bookings available by request only. Please search our website and get in touch via the email address on there.
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About the neighborhood
Fongrave is a small traditional village which is home to church with a beautiful carved alter.The Chateau has direct access to the River which, as well as being picturesque is ideal area for fishing ( fishing licenses can be obtained from the village shop). During the months of July and August evening markets are held by the river, and food, wine and live entertainment is available.The village is on a cycle route and there are a number of bicycles at the Chateau for guests to use including 2 Tandems.
Getting around
It's best to hire a car as the supermarket is a short drive away.

We have nearby villages that are easily walked to or use one of our numerous bikes.
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Bergerac: 18.6 mi
Railway: Agen: 18.6 mi
Airports at Bergerac just 45 mins away, Bordeaux just 1 1/2 hours away, Ryan air, BMI baby and Fly be are some of the airlines serving these airports. Car hire is a available at the airport or a taxi can be arranged. It is also possible to drive to the chateau. It is approx 8 hours from Calais.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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