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Le Chardon

A light and airy cottage set in lovely, rural countryside setting.
13 reviews
A light and airy cottage set in lovely, rural countryside setting.
Lovely setting to take in the long hours of sunshine and country views.
Relax and take in the sun - gite with private patio.
South facing location in a  lovely courtyard setting with views over the Limousin countryside.
Private patio area perfectly located for taking in the evening sun with a glass of wine in hand.
Some of the owners chickens enjoying the large garden.  Fresh eggs available when chickens willing!
Tranquil setting with rural country view.
View over garden to countryside beyond.
More countryside.  So much to see and do or just rest and relax.
Light, bright and airy through lounge with kitchen/diner
Light and bright dining area with double doors to the lovely garden
Comfortable lounge with log burning stove. With Wifi, TV, DVD, and CD player.
Refurbished kitchen/diner.  Fully equipped with everything you might need.
Spacious double bedroom.  Comfortable bed and all towels and linens supplied.
Comfortable double bedroom with lovely view across garden.
Spacious twin bedded room.  All towels and linen provided.  Cot available on request
Refurbished shower/wc room.  Shower with body jets.  All towels supplied  Complimentary toiletries.
Lac de Vassiviere with its many beautiful swimming beaches just 20km away.
Lac de St. Helene.  Swimming beach, childrens play area and cafeteria just 4km away
Stunning evening sky over Cheissoux village
Early morning sunlight :-)
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2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Cheissoux, Haute-Vienne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Lovely 2 bedroom barn conversion set within one acre garden of courtyard style country property. Located on the outskirts of Cheissoux village in the heart of the Limousin region at the centre of France. Fully equipped, comfortable, light and airy. All bedding and linens are supplied and we offer a discount should you wish to bring your own (please email for details).
The gite benefits from a wood burning stove in the lounge and an electric heater in the bathroom. There is no central heating. A large basket of logs per night is included in our price and additional baskets are available at €10 each.
The gite is situated 5 km of a lakeside beach and surrounded by beautiful countryside.
Undercover parking for cycles and motorbikes is available.
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About the Owner
Sonia D
Languages spoken:German, English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

Only managed to experience a couple of nice days this time during Easter in the region. Despite this the accommodation set in beautiful gardens was comfortable with all the amenities. The log burner a god send. We enjoyed watching the chickens (quite the characters -...More

Thank liza c
Reviewed July 12, 2017

The gite has lovely views and outdoor space and everything you could need inside. The bed was very comfortable and the decor really cosy and welcoming. Sonia and Eddie were great hosts-nothing was too much trouble to ensure your stay is memorable- and providing really...More

Thank ian f
Management response:Responded July 12, 2017

Thank you for the lovely review Louise and Ian. It was a pleasure having you here and we are both really looking forward to seeing you again soon. Eddie + Sonia :-)

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Reviewed September 21, 2016

The owners made us very welcome from the moment we arrived and throughout our stay they were helpful but not intrusive. The gite is very cosy with comfortable beds, everything you need in the kitchen and well maintained. Outside there is a lovely big garden...More

Thank Roy B
Management response:Responded September 29, 2016

The Limousin is a beautiful region of France. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay here - it was a pleasure having you here as guests.

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Children's Pool
  • Cots:(1)
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Yard
  • Shower Rooms (1)
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Stereo System
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 4:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Due to other commitments during the peak season, gite Le Chardon is not available for Saturday arrivals. This does however allow for visitors to take advantage of cheaper...
    1 Shower
    1 Full
    1 Crib
    2 Twins
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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.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
Jun 17, 2018 -
Sep 15, 2018
High Season
7 nights --
Sep 16, 2018 -
Oct 31, 2018
Late Mid Season
3 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.
  • Deposit: $137 / stay - Fee
  • Damage Deposit: $172 / stay - Deposit
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About the neighborhood
The small village of Cheissoux is located in Limousin which is situated in central France and made up of three departments – Creuse to the north east, Haute-Vienne to the south west and Correze to the south.
The gite 'Le Chardon' is located within The Millevaches Plateau Regional Natural Park which derives its name from the abundance of natural springs and is also known as the Plateau of a Thousand Springs and sometimes referred to as the Lake District of France.

From gorges, valleys, meadows, forests and mountains all beautifully interlaced with streams and rivers and dotted with lakes the Millevaches Plateau is an area of outstanding natural beauty.
Our diverse local landscape lends itself well to many pastimes. Whether you are seeking rest and relaxation, peace and tranquil...
Getting around
The gite Le Chardon is in a rural area so a car or motorbike is necessary. There are no forms of public transport.
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Limoges: 28.0 mi
Railway: Bujaleuf: 12.4 mi
Follow the A20 to LIMOGES and take exit No.34 marked PANAZOL/ST.LEONARD DE NOBLAT (N141). In ST. LEONARD THE NOBLAT cross the railway lines and AFTER the traffic lights take the first right at the POST OFFICE marked PEYRAT LE CHATEAU/CHEISSOUX/BUJALEUF (D13). Continue on this road, through CHAMPNETERY, until you reach CHEISSOUX. 'LE CHARDON' is the second house on the right after the white sign for CHEISSOUX.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 2.5 mi.
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