Holiday Cottage With Private Gardens and Heated Pool, Nr Cahors, Lot, France
"Ecurie Ecosse" is set in the grounds of a lovely restored 18th Century Country House with mature private gardens. It is surrounded by beautiful French countryside and rolling farmland lying midway between the valleys of the Lot and Dordogne. You are conveniently located for the A20 autoroute giving easy access to the surrounding area, including weekly markets, restaurants and shops. A short drive north will take you to the Dordogne river with a similar drive south taking you to the wonderful unspoilt valley of the river Lot with its riverside hamlets and beautiful villages.
Inside the cottage is an open plan living/dining area with comfy seating, sofa, TV with both DVD player and satellite and a dining table with seating for 2. The kitchen includes a microwave, oven, hob, toaster, coffee maker, refrigerator, and dishes & utensils. A washing machine, iron and ironing board are also provided.
Sleeping up to 3 guests, there is one double bedroom with either a double bed or twin beds as desired. A sofa bed in the living room can also accommodate an additional guest. Please note a cot and high chair can also be provided.
Linen and towels are provided and the cottage has both heating and air conditioning. Internet access is included. Outside guests can enjoy the private gardens with gazebo and barbecue area. The heated swimming pool has a wonderful sunny patio area which is well equipped with chairs and loungers. The gardens are fenced and secure.... ideal for holidaying with a young child or pet.
We do recommend having a car, although the cottage is set in the midst of superb walking country. Both bicycles and guided walks are available on request. There is a bar/restaurant within walking distance (1 mile) from the cottage, shops and a bar/restaurant can be found 3 miles away in the village of St Gemain du Bel Air. A wider range of shops including a supermarket, bank, restaurants and cafes can be found in Labastide Murat which is around 6 miles away with an even better choice in either Gourdon, 11 miles and Cahors ,18 miles away.
Other nearby places of interest include, Frayssinet 5 miles, Rocamadour, St-Cirq-Lapopie, Domme, Gouffre de Padirac, Sarlat, and the waterpark at Souillac all within 30 miles, Brive 45 miles, Montauban 54 miles, Bergerac 62 miles, Perigueux 80 miles and Toulouse 86 miles.