(FV) Le Verger. Secure gated pool, Air conditioned. Near Bergerac, Bordeaux in SW France
- Local Area
- Private Pool 10m x 5m
- Fenced, gated and alarmed Pool
- Air conditioning*
- Table Tennis
- Large tranquil garden
- Fruit orchard
- Private off road parking
- Fibre high-speed wifi.
- French TV
- English TV
- DVD Player
- Bluetooth speaker
- Gas BBQ
- Baby package
- Golf courses nearby
- Cafe restaurants nearby
- Boules court nearby
- Children’s playground nearby
- Cycle hire available
- Private catering available
- Lauzun 5km
- Eymet 9km
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Built in 1813 Le Verger has been renovated into a beautiful holiday home, nestled amongst 4 acres of private grounds in a secluded and quiet situation, complete with a private fenced and fenced swimming pool, air conditioning in 3 bedrooms. Situated in southwest France.
Accommodates a maximum of 8 guests (adults and children over 18 months) plus 2 babies.
Set just 5km from the picturesque small town of Lauzun, 6km from Miramont de Guyenne or 9km from Eymet on the Dordogne border, all these towns have shops and restaurants.
The nearest large supermarket is Intermarché, 24 Rue du Bourg, 47800, Saint-Pardoux-Isaac, near Miramont de Guyenne. 6.4km.
The pool is secured by a lockable gate, fence and an alarm.
The private secure gated and fenced swimming pool offers a welcome place to cool off in the summer sunshine whilst taking in the country views. There is even an orchard full of different trees where you pick your own fruit in season.
Le Verger is an idyllic place to enjoy a holiday in this beautiful region. From the moment you walk through the front door, you fall in love with its charm, character, light and space.
Comprising of 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, a comprehensive kitchen/diner, utility room and grand salon. *The 3 upper floor bedrooms are air-conditioned.
A pretty veranda provides a relaxing spot to escape the mid-day sun in between a cooling dip in the private 10m x 5m swimming pool. Further outside eating space is located just outside the kitchen door where dappled shade can be found under mature trees.
2 bedrooms on the ground floor. 3 bedrooms on the upper floor are air-conditioned. 3 hairdryers are provided.
Double bedroom – (Bedroom 1) ground floor:
A pretty double aspect room with King size bed (160cm x 200cm) and sofa (converts to a double sofa bed, providing extra sleeping space). Located next to a bathroom with a shower cubicle, bath and washbasin, there is also a separate wc next to this room.
Double room – (Bedroom 2) upper floor:
Romantic bedroom in the eaves of the house with a double bed (140cm x 190cm) and views over the front garden and pool area. En-suite shower room with shower cubicle, washbasin and wc. Mosquito nets over the window. Air-conditioned.
Double room – (Bedroom 3) upper floor:
Beautiful bedroom with characterful beams in the eaves of the house. Double bed (140cm x 190cm), views over the front garden and pool area. Small dressing area. Mosquito nets over the window. Air-conditioned.
Twin room – (Bedroom 4) upper floor:
Pretty room located in the eaves of the house with views over the front garden and pool area. Two single beds (80cm x 190cm each). Opposite bedroom 3. Mosquito nets over the window. Air-conditioned.
Twin room – (Bedroom 5) ground floor:
The window overlooks the front of the house and gardens and there is also a door leading into the garden. There is a separate wc opposite this room and a shower room down the corridor with a shower cubicle, washbasin and wc.
Three bathrooms in total plus two separate wc.
There is one en-suite shower room with a wc on the upper floor and two shower rooms on the ground floor (one with a bath). A total of 4 wc over the entire property, two of which are separate.
The owners have thoughtfully provided a cot, highchair and buggy. Please book at the time of reservation.
Bed linen, bath towels and pool towels are provided and included in the price.
The well-stocked kitchen has a good range of facilities including a dishwasher, range cooker with 5 gas rings, double electric oven/grill and Plancha grill, American style fridge/freezer with ice maker, microwave, bread machine and double sink overlooking the garden. Filter-type coffee machine. The dining table is extendable, seating up to 8 adults.
Laundry area with washing machine, tumble dryer, iron/ironing board.
The comfortable and calming lounge has a large feature fireplace with wood burning stove and an original stone sink built into the wall that dates back to when the house was built.
TV with English channels and French channels, USB compatible. DVD Player and Bose Bluetooth sound bar.
The French doors open onto the terrace looking over the garden and towards the swimming pool.
A desk is in bedroom 5 on the ground floor, pleasant view out to the garden. Fibre broadband high-speed Wifi at the property, usual speed is over 100Mbps.
Enjoy breakfast on the patio at the front of the house overlooking the pretty, well-maintained grounds or take lunch under the shaded covered veranda which has a table and chairs for 10 people. A large gas BBQ is great for alfresco dining and there is additional outside furniture for relaxing in the shade. Table tennis provides great entertainment and the large grounds offer space for children to play.
To add to all of this Le Verger has a private orchard where you are welcome to pick your own fruit including figs, cherries, apricots, quince, apples and a selection of nuts.
Private secure gated and fenced swimming pool
The 10m x 5m pool is 1.1m – 1.8m deep with walk-in Roman steps, a sun terrace and loungers. The pool is situated in front of the house on the other side of a hedge and is protected by a fence, a gate that can be locked, and an alarm.
Shopping service: Shops and supermarkets in France close at lunchtime on Sundays. The house manager provides a full shopping service on request for a charge of €25 per hour plus displacement. Contact details are provided with arrival instructions or please contact us.
A private cook is also available who also offers gastronomic experiences and wine tours. French and English are spoken. www.lovingaquitaine.com
Cycle hire and electric cycles are available to hire in the area. Cycle hire information page.
What to do in the area and beyond
There are many towns, villages and castles to explore on your doorstep. The local towns and villages host weekly markets as well as summer night markets and various festivals throughout the year. More information on what’s on locally is in the “Local Area” tab above.
Bordeaux station (TGV) 117km
Bergerac (Bordeaux / Bergerac line) 34km
Sainte-Foy-la-Grande (Bordeaux / Bergerac line) 37km
Approximate driving distances from north French ferry ports.
Le Havre 667km
|Dates||Price for 7 nights from|
|8 persons||Shortbreaks from|
|24 Sep 2023 - 16 Dec 2023||£895.00||£895.00|
|30 Mar 2024 - 25 May 2024||£1,025.00||£1,025.00|
|26 May 2024 - 31 May 2024||£1,625.00||£1,625.00|
|01 Jun 2024 - 08 Jun 2024||£1,195.00||£1,195.00|
|09 Jun 2024 - 15 Jun 2024||£1,375.00||£1,375.00|
|16 Jun 2024 - 22 Jun 2024||£1,375.00|
|23 Jun 2024 - 29 Jun 2024||£1,725.00|
|30 Jun 2024 - 06 Jul 2024||£1,995.00|
|07 Jul 2024 - 13 Jul 2024||£2,325.00|
|14 Jul 2024 - 20 Jul 2024||£2,925.00|
|21 Jul 2024 - 27 Jul 2024||£3,250.00|
|28 Jul 2024 - 03 Aug 2024||£3,395.00|
|04 Aug 2024 - 17 Aug 2024||£3,495.00|
|18 Aug 2024 - 24 Aug 2024||£3,250.00|
|25 Aug 2024 - 31 Aug 2024||£2,125.00|
|01 Sep 2024 - 07 Sep 2024||£1,675.00|
|08 Sep 2024 - 14 Sep 2024||£1,550.00||£1,550.00|
|15 Sep 2024 - 21 Sep 2024||£1,295.00||£1,295.00|
|22 Sep 2024 - 28 Sep 2024||£1,125.00||£1,125.00|
|29 Sep 2024 - 21 Dec 2024||£1,025.00||£1,025.00|
The local area and what to do, Eymet / Monsegur / Duras, Bordeaux and the Dordogne, France
Situated near the towns of Lauzun (6km) Eymet (9km) and Miramont de Guyenne (6km) in the region of Aquitaine within the Bordeaux wine region and on the border of the Dordogne, Gironde and Lot et Garonne, France.
The nearest large supermarket is Intermarché, 24 Rue du Bourg, 47800, Saint-Pardoux-Isaac, near Miramont de Guyenne. 6.4km.
Carrefour Contact Eymet, 1 Route de Bretou, 24500 Eymet. 9KM.
Open Sunday morning until 13:00.
Bordeaux city centre is 119km drive to the west and Bergerac is 33km to the north, St Emilion 69km northwest.
This is the ideal base from which to explore southwest France. Located in the region of Aquitaine on the 3 borders of Gironde / Dordogne / Lot et Garonne and is considered one of France’s most picturesque areas.
The gently rolling countryside is a pleasure to explore, with excellent roads winding their way through fields and vineyards. Perfect cycling country!
Eymet, Monsegur and Duras are ancient Bastide towns set around a market square that hosts weekly markets and a weekly night market during the peak summer season. There is a good selection of shops including cafes, bars and a pizzeria which hosts weekly live music.
There is also Cinema Eden in Monsegur, which does show international films in their original language version (VO), a selection of English speaking films with French subtitles.
The market squares are hosts to many festivals and events throughout the year.
Wine and Gastronomy
The Bordeaux wine region has 21 appellations. Visit some of the many local Caves and Chateau that offer free tastings and tours while you choose a bottle or two.
Not to be missed is the world-famous Saint Emilion, just a short drive away. A designated world heritage site and is truly stunning. Explore characteristic narrow lanes lined with wine merchants, cafes, restaurants and interesting independent shops. A guided tour of the monolithic church is highly recommended.
This designated world heritage site is a must for all visitors. This cosmopolitan city offers a diverse range of attractions. The golden triangle has a fabulous range of shops for those shopaholics.
A rich variety of architecture forms the backdrop for the street cafes, restaurants, bars and not forgetting the superb Grand Theatre.
The Dordogne is just one of the many places to visit for day trips. Anything from Canoeing or boat trips on the Dordogne river to exploring ancient villages.
Most villages and towns hold weekly markets full of fresh and interesting local produce. An ideal place to pick up your holiday mementoes and gifts.
Eymet (9km) Thursday morning. Miramont de Guyenne (6km) Monday morning.
Eymet, Monsegur and Duras also have night markets during the summer where you can eat and have a drink as well as browse the many stalls.
Pineuilh, ste Foy large hypermarket 36km E-leclerc
Miramont de Guyenne supermarket 6km Intermarche. There is also a Lidl and a Netto on the Marmande road, a mixture of small shops in the town.
Eymet supermarket 10km Carrefour Contact
Lauzun 5km, a small selection of local shops, a small convenience store, a pharmacie, a restaurant, Tabac newsagent bar.
Coast, Beach and Water park
A freshwater lake with a sandy beach at Blasimon is just 52km away and is a popular attraction to take children for a day out. The gently shelving sand provides a fun environment for splashing around and cooling off in the heat of the summer sun. Blasimon lake.
Aqua Park is 32km located near Bergerac. Beach, canoeing and a water park.
Aqua Fun Park near Casteljaloux is 55km. Park with a huge freshwater lake, picnic benches, walks, facilities, a man-made sandy beach, water sports, kids’ play area…. great for adults of all ages.
Visit Europe’s largest sand dune 170km, the Dune du Pilat where both the climb and the views will take your breath away! Reward yourself with fresh seafood from the Bay of Arcachon or take the ferry to Cap Ferret and feel the sand between your toes whilst you enjoy oysters and chilled white wine.
Yes, we believe chocolate is also an activity, we often have to visit to make sure the quality is up to standard… Maison Guinguet 24km, near Duras. A nice shop to visit, selling chocolate, gifts and offers guided visits to their artisan factory in July and August.
The famous Chateau de Duras, 26km away. It’s well worth a visit, climb to the top and see the stunning 360-degree vista.
Tea room with gardens
Jardin de Boissona has six little gardens, each with its own character. Outside and inside seating. Known for their teas and delicious cakes. 26km.
Zip wire adventure and climbing park
31km. Playground and snack bar. Des chênes toi Aventure
Dordogne river trips are available on traditional boats in Bergerac with Les Gabarres de Bergerac. 34km.
Cycle hire, Bike hire
The countryside around our properties is popular for cycling, whether it’s just a gentle ride around to explore or if you are a keen cyclist, a long training ride on fantastic stretches of road to get the blood pumping whilst taking in the fantastic views.
Maybe cycle to a cafe bar or the chocolate shop!
Bring your own bike or bike hire is available, we recommend booking in advance.
The Gironde and Lot et Garonne (Monsegur and Duras areas), guide and information Gironde bike information or Dordogne bike information
Bike hire can be delivered to your door, view prices and book – click here for details.
Bike Hire Direct, cycle hire
Electric bicycles can be hired at Allemans du Dropt and Eymet cycle hire
Carbon road bike hire in Bordeaux, they will deliver to Bordeaux train station for free, they do not deliver to your door but if you are serious cyclists just ride the bike back to your holiday villa. Carbon road bike hire Bordeaux.
Wildlife park, animal park
Parc du Griffon, animals, play areas, picnic areas and refreshments 26km Parc du Griffon.
Animals and refreshments Ferme Exotique 106km away.
Crazy golf and animals. Drinks and snacks 28km. www.paysdeduras.com/activites-culturelles/melly-golf
Public tennis courts
Good quality courts are located in Miramont de Guyenne 6km and are usually booked via the local tourist information office.
Canoeing and kayaking
Canoe hire is available on the rivers. The river Dropt winds through the valley with a slow flow on it.
The Dordogne river at Sainte Foy has a faster pace but plenty of canoes hire opportunities and literally just go with the flow and be picked up further downstream. Of course, the easiest way is a boat trip and letting someone else do the work.
There are pay-and-play golf courses within the area, the best being the beautiful Chateau Des Vigiers Golf and Country Club 28km. The chateau dates back to 1597 and is set on 450 acres of stunning countryside. Facilities also include a fine restaurant and a relaxing beauty spa.
Aquarium Périgord noir
A great place to visit, includes an Alligator park. 66km Aquarium Périgord noir
Zoo de Bordeaux Pessac is 125km.