Holiday home in France
New for 2016 "la Maison des Mineurs” is our recently renovated, private one bedroom gite with terrace.Nestled in a small valley at the heart of the Perigord Vert National park region.
The original old miners barn dating back to 1760, has been completely renovated to a very comfortable standard. Whilst retaining all of its original character features. Accommodation is on ground level and comprises of one double bedroom ensuite, open plan kitchen/Lounge.(One extra single or double sofa bed can be provided in the large lounge/kitchen for a third/fourth person please enquire).
Gastronomiques will appreciate a well equipped kitchen on arrival. The covered terrace and gardens are both private and shaded. Step out of your Gite to wonderful views of the forest and Perigord natural park, over 100km of walking, cycling ,and riding trails direct from your Gite.. Spend balmy summer nights at barbeques under the terrace overlooking the horizon. Taking in wonderful sunsets at the Pool and Terrace! Stargazing opportunites most nights!
Outdoor dining table, barbecue, bikes , golf clubs, fishing rods ,boules, games and books are all included. Our tranquil, picturesque surroundings envelope an ideal environment for both families and romantic couples seeking long holidays or short breaks..We have a sofa bed in the lounge that can comfortably sleep 2 children or an Adult please request cost for extra occupancy at time of booking.
- No smoking
- Safe for small children
- High chair
- Table d'hôtes
- Bicycles at the house
- Hair dryer
- With swimming pool
5 minutes from Nontron and Saint Pardoux La riviere. Brantome 15 minutes.Perigueux , Dordognes beautiful Capital only 40 minutes.
From Home; Approx 8-9 hours drive from Calais and Cherbourg ports by Peage or rural alternative routes avoiding expensive tolls! (please note many travellers are unaware of the expensive toll charges adding considerable expense to your french driving holiday whilst touring most regions of France) Most times the optional traditional routes are of similar or lesser travel distance than toll routes and pass through glorious countryside villages. Fortunately we are easily accessible to reach by both Peage or route national.
Airports; Limoges 50 mins Angouleme 50 mins, Bergerac 90mins Bordeaux 2 hours.
Directions; Our property is rural yet easily accessible, 4km south of Nontron and 4km north of St Pardoux La Riviere on the D707 road. Coming from Nontron after 4 km on the D707 and just after the turning for Limoges on the left. Take the first small lane on the right at the bus sign. (300 metres before the hamlet of Le Puy) We are 200m at the bottom of the lane. Easy!
Perigord Vert as its aptly named has so much to offer in terms of diversity. Rich landscapes,National parks,hundreds of kilometres of walks,cycle routes and bridal paths.Many places of historic and natural beauty,all within easy reach..Located 5 minutes drive from both Nontron and St Pardoux La Riviere and a further twenty minutes to the medieval town of Brantome (little venice of the south west classed as one of 'les Plux Beaux Detours' in France.) with its stunning architecture, gastronomique restaurants and Benedictine Abbey.
Throughout the year, there are fêtes and events to celebrate everything imaginable!
Jazz, salt, flowers, onions, garlic, cheese,cepes and chestnuts to name a few, are all celebrated throughout the year.The largest gathering being the famous Nontron knives festival when thousands of visitors come from several continents to watch the famous age old tradition of knife making Nontronaise!
Any excuse to throw a fete and celebrate the good things in life, that's the Perigord Vert Nontron way!
Fifty minutes to Limoge City and Airport.Forty minutes to both Angouleme and Perigueux,the cultural and Gastronomic capital of the Dordogne. Sarlat Le Canada to the east and Bordeaux to the west are lovely day trips and both reachable within 2 hours.
- Meadows and woodland
- In or near a village
- In or near a town
Restaurants, food & wine
Staying at the heart of the Perigord Vert gastronomic and cultural region.Offers many opportunities to visit local Chateau and famous, fine dining restaurants.. Nontronaise fetes and markets are some of the best in France. Brantome 20 minutes drive.
Perigueux 40 min, Cave de Villars 25 mins. Nontron and St pardoux la Riviere 5 mins.
Amenities on site include; Walled pool with views, private, pool shared on occasion with up to 4 other guests. 20 hectares of grounds and forest, , bicycle rental, 100 km walking, cycling and Horse riding paths direct from the property, pond for fun fishing, picnic area, amazing sunsets, star gazing, Free wifi limited. 5 minutes to all amenities Nontron.
On certain dates we can offer One to One Professional Photography lessons .(please note limited places only available in high season; inquiries & reservation advised when booking gite rental)
- Near hiking trails
- Near riding
Le Puy is without doubt, an ideal location to explore and discover the Aquitaine and Dordogne regions.
All you desire on a authentic, french holiday is on your doorstep at Le Puy. Searching for an exciting family adventure or a "tranquille vacance" the choice is all yours....
Additional price info and offers
In het hoogseizoen is het huisje wordt verhuurd van zaterdag tot zaterdag.
Boekingen van 3 weken of meer bieden wij 10% korting op de totale huursom, excl. Borg.
In de koudere maanden verwarmt de houtkachel het huis warm.
Cleaning fee, Towels, Bed linen
- Safety deposit € 200.00
Availability of 'Le Puy Gite Mineurs'
Attention! andrea has last updated the calendar on 14 Jul 2018
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Jacqueline en JJ from Rotterdam,
We hebben genoten van een heerlijke relaxte vakantie in deze gîte. Alles is aanwezig en we genoten van de rust,
de vele avonden buiten op t overdekte terras met een waanzinnig uitzicht, de wandelingen door de prachtige natuur, de leuke plaatsjes in de buurt, het heerlijke zwembad! We zijn zeer gastvrij ontvangen door de eigenaren, met heerlijke hapjes en wijn, en zijn hun dankbaar voor de vele tips. We komen zeker nog eens terug!