Les Carrieres Gites and Fishing Holidays, Dordogne, France
Les Carrieres Gites and Fishing Holidays welcome you to Barn Owl Cottage. Situated in the Dordogne, France in the beautiful Perigord Vert National Park, this exceptional gite has so much to offer.
With its beautiful gardens and stunning views, private swimming pool and fully stocked fishing lake and being in close proximity to the Charante and Limousin regions, the gite is perfectly positioned to explore and enjoy what the areas have to offer.
Set in 6 acres of beautiful mature gardens boasting fruit trees, mature shrubs and plenty of wildlife, with picturesque views on all sides overlooking stunning countryside as far as the eye can see. There is a stunning private fishing lake to either sit and relax or fish to your heart’s content.
The house has beautiful, traditional features such as exposed beams and stone walls. It is decorated and furnished with all the modern necessities required for guests to enjoy their stay. Wifi is available in the cottage.
There are various outdoor areas for dining (covered available also) in the garden area. There is a full sized Petanque court (boules) for guests to use close to the swimming pool, a selection of adult bikes to borrow and we have 5 full sets of golf clubs that are available to use free of charge to guests – there is an international course 10 minutes drive from the property.
The owners Tracey and Paul live on site in another property to help with any actvities, recommendations, fishing etc if required, but will give you all the privacy you require.
At the bottom of the garden area, there is a beautiful private 1-acre lake which is stocked with varieties of fish such as Carp up to 44lb, Tench, Roach, Perch, Pike and Zander. We have all the equipment needed for our guests to borrow free of charge, although guests are welcome to bring their own also.
Out and about:
Within a short drive are Piegut, (Wednesday’s Market is one of the biggest in the Dordogne), Brantome (Venice of Perigord), La Rochefoucauld Chateau, which is just stunning. The Medieval, walled City of Angouleme with its beautiful old town is 45 minutes away. Stunning swimming lakes in St Estephe, St Mathieu and the Lacs of the Charante (all within 20 minutes drive). Canoeing on La Tardoire – 20 minutes drive to Montbron.
High chair, travel cot, potty/toilet seat/step, stair gates – all available on request. Kitchen: Oven, hob, microwave, American style fridge freezer, dishwasher, kettle, toaster. Living space: Smart TV, Freesat, DVD player & DVD’s. Games room: Full size pool table, table football, darts board, weights machine, sofas.
General: Heated private swimming pool, Fishing lake, fishing equipment, golf equipment, bikes, hairdryer, all bedding/linen and towels included.