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Cuckoo Lake - Forest,Fishing and Nature Holidays

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Chalet -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 8
Saint-Aulaye, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
The property consists of a three and a half acre fishing lake located in thirty seven acres of woodland. We only ever let to one group at a time so privacy is assured and guests are able to fully enjoy the peace and seclusion of this very special place
The cabin sleeps 2 , additional members of your group are welcome to camp. Bell tents or fishing bivis can be hired and pre-pitched or you are welcome to bring your own. A traditional bell tent with double air bed and single bed including all bedding is E40 per stay. A modern three layer tent sleeping two comfortably is E30 per stay .
The lake in contrast to the area is well populated and the woodland is home to a variety of wildlife. On your first night here you will feel like you have stepped back in time. Light, noise and traffic pollution become a thing of the past, the only soun...
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Listing #HL7252871
About the Owner
Sandra B
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:50%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:June 2016
Interaction with guests
Once at the venue one of us will orientate you show you and how to live off grid for the length of your stay. You 're then left in peace and quiet unless you should need help. We live half an hours drive away and can be contacted day or night.
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

Take some wine, have a bbq use the beautiful little cabin to cook, shower, sleep - it's a miniature home from home and really sweet.. The lake is down a track in the middle of nowhere, silent and peaceful. All you can hear are ducks,...More

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Sandra Barry B, VR Owner at Cuckoo Lake - Forest,Fishing and Nature Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded January 23, 2017

Thank you for a lovely review and look forward to seeing you gain soon.

Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

We decided this year to make an escape for New Year, as far away as possible from London life and the frenetic world surrounding us. We found peace and quiet at Cuckoo Lake (not that far away) but in every way we needed. It is...More

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Reviewed December 3, 2016

Took my two grandsons for a days fishing, they caught 8 good sized carp in the space of a few hours. A beautiful secluded spot with good clean facilities. The cabin is comfortable and facilities are being upgraded all the time. I highly recommend this...More

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Sandra Barry B, VR Owner at Cuckoo Lake - Forest,Fishing and Nature Holidays, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2016

Thank you & we are glad that you enjoyed your time with us. Sandra

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Yard
  • Refrigerator
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking allowed
    Check in: 1:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Children 8 years of age and older are welcome. However we recommend that they be confident swimmers due to the nature of the site. Well behaved dogs and other pets are most...
    1 Shower
    1 Full
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About the neighborhood
Saint Vincent -Jalmoutier is only 2.5 KM away, this peaceful village has a wonderful picnic area on the banks of La Rizonne and a shop an d cafe open 6 days a week.
The nearest town of Saint Aulaye is 7 KM from the property. Saint Aulaye boasts an inland river beach which with its safe river swimming and lovely snack bars is an excellent place to spend a summer afternoon. Adjacent to the beach is a swimming pool and tree top adventure park, which is particularly good fun for teenagers and the young at heart. The high street is home to a quality
Getting around
The property is isolated and situated deep in the forest.The nearest shop is 2.5 km away and the nearest town 7 km. As such a vehicle or cycle is essential, as no public transport operates in the area.
Car recommended
How to get there
We meet guests at Mairie in the main square of the nearest village, Saint Vincent Jalmoutiers, approximately 1 km from the property. We then guide them and through the forest roads to the site.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 7.5 mi.
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