(FQS) Quatre Saisons, Luxury holiday home. Bordeaux wine region near St Emilion, Bergerac France
- Local Area
- Private 10m x 5m Pool
- Heated Pool
- Modern fitted kitchen
- Dining area
- 3 lounge areas
- Freesat TV and radio
- Landscaped garden
- Private off road parking
- Free WiFi
- Cot and highchair (1)
- Croquet & Badminton
- Golf courses nearby
- Cycle hire
- Bordeaux 1 hr drive
- Private catering available
- Supermarkets shops
- Bars restaurants nearby
Maison Des Quatre Saisons is a beautifully converted barn, recently renovated into a luxury 5 bedroom boutique holiday accommodation that can comfortably sleep up to 11 guests. Private swimming pool and walks straight into the vineyard from the garden. Located between Bordeaux, Bergerac and Saint Emilion near the border of the Dordogne in the heart of the Bordeaux wine region of France
Meticulously decorated and furnished to a high standard, with considerable attention to detail, all rooms have en-suite bathrooms, luxurious beds with handmade mattresses and high quality bed linen and towels to make your stay truly indulgent.
Situated in the Entre Deux Mers wine region, this holiday home, Maison des Quatre Saisons is surrounded by vineyards at every turn. The newly constructed 10 x 5 metre pool and travertine sun terrace are ideal for relaxing after a day of sightseeing. And with plenty of shaded areas around the garden, you’ll find the perfect spot to drink in the views – with a glass of local wine of course!
To make you feel truly at home, there is a large open plan sitting and dining room, with a mezzanine TV area as well as a snug so that you can relax both inside and out, whatever the weather.
We are just minutes from the historic Girondaise town of La Reole and close to the unmissable UNESCO world heritage sites of St. Emilion and Bordeaux plus many other wonderful Bastide market towns such as Monsegur and Sauveterre de Guyenne.
Being only 1 hour from both Bordeaux and Bergerac, you have a choice of airports for your stay and we strongly recommend you have a car to fully explore this wonderfully rich and diverse region of France.
Formal lounge on the ground floor, double doors out to the terrace and views over the garden.
Dining table easily seating 10 on the ground floor, double doors with views over the garden.
Lounge on the mezzanine area, TV with English Freesat channels.
There are TV’s in the Sable and garden room with French free to air channels.
The snug offers a cosy additional living room which has a TV with Freesat channels and Netflix
Modern, well equipped kitchen with American style fridge freezer with water and ice dispenser, dish washer, built in oven and microwave. Induction hob and extractor. Kettle, toaster, Nespresso coffee machine and cafetiere.
Washing machine and dryer.
Bedrooms Ground floor:
Garden Suite, Deluxe Double or Twin room*. Combining luxury and garden views, this room has a stunning double bed with handmade 1400 pocket sprung mattress, a magnificent day bed (*more suitable for children than adults), an en-suite bathroom and small lounge area for relaxing. TV with French free to air channels.
Bedrooms Upper floor:
Butterfly, Double Deluxe room. Designed for comfort and convenience, this room comes with a designer double bed and memory foam mattress, an en-suite bathroom which boasts a rain shower/bath.
Lotus, Deluxe Super King Room. Combining luxury and comfort, this room has an exquisite Super king bed with handmade 1400 pocket sprung mattress and an en-suite bathroom.
Sable, Double Deluxe or Twin room. Combining luxury and comfort, this room has 2 superb beds, 1 Double and 1 Single bed both with handmade 1400 pocket sprung mattresses, an en-suite bathroom and seating area. TV with French free to air channels.
Tower, Deluxe Super King Room. Designed for comfort and convenience this room has an elegant French style Super king bed with a handmade 1400 pocket sprung mattress and an en-suite bathroom.
Baby facilities, 1 cot and highchair are available on request. Bedding for the cot is also supplied.
Gardens with seating and dining areas, be sure to take time out to relax in the tranquil garden overlooking the vineyards. Wander through the vines, sit in a hammock with your favourite book, or simply drink in the views with a glass of local wine.
Private 10m x 5m pool surrounded by travertine terracing is the perfect spot to soak up some sun or to cool off after a day of sightseeing. The pool has a security alarm (required by French law).
Gastronomic experiences and wine tours
Private pastry classes
What to do in the area
Weekly farmers markets, restaurants, cycle hire, local adventure park – more information on whats on locally is in the Local Area tab above.
Located in the heart of the Bordeaux famous wine region where there are plenty of vineyards for tastings and tours.
Coast / Beach
A fresh water lake with sandy beach at Blasimon is just 45km away and is a popular attraction to take children for a day out. The gently shelving sand provides a safe, fun environment for splashing around and cooling off in the heat of the summer sun. Blasimon lake.
The famous sandy bay at Arcachon (140km) with Europes tallest sand dune, Dune du Pilat. This is the start of a 150 mile long sandy beach south past Biscarosse, or while the day away meander your way around Arcachon and enjoy a relaxing lunch in one of the many French restaurants.
- Bergerac 70km
- Bordeaux 62km
- Toulouse 195km
TGV to Bordeaux. Bordeaux station 65km.
Approximate driving distances from north French ferry ports:
Le Havre 700km
Changeover day: Saturday
No booking fee.
A 25% deposit secures a reservation with the balance payable 8 weeks before rental commencement.
A refundable security bond of £1000 is payable with the balance which is returned within 7 days of departure subject to a satisfactory inspection.
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Arrival from: 4pm
Departure by: 10am
Included in the price:
Bed linen, bath towels and pool towels
Bookings of 2 weeks or more receive a complimentary supply of linen every week and a 4 hour clean
2018 pool opening times: March 30th – November 3rd.
The local area and what to do, Bordeaux and the Dordogne, France
Nearest town: La Reole (7km)
Nearest supermarket: La Reole (7km)
Bordeaux centre is approximately just over an hour drive but it is easier to use the park and ride on the very modern tram system. Bergerac is 1hour and the world famous St Emilion just 45 minutes.
This is the ideal base from which to explore South West France. Located in the region of Aquitaine on the 3 borders of Gironde / Dordogne / Lot et Garonne and is considered to be one of the most picturesque areas of France.
The gently rolling countryside is a pleasure to explore, with excellent roads winding their way through fields and vineyards. Perfect cycling country!
Tree adventure and climbing park
Just 5km from Duras, climbing through the trees and zip wire, fun for all the family from years of age. Playground and snack bar. Accrobranche
A fresh water lake with sandy beach just 30 minutes from Duras at Blasimon.
Visit Europe’s largest sand dune (approximately 160km), the Dune du Pilat where both the climb and the views will take your breath away! Reward yourself by feasting on fresh seafood around 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.
Alternatively there are also fresh water lakes with a beach and facilities. The nearest is Blasimon (about 20 minutes drive) and is very popular with families.
Wine and Gastronomy
The Bordeaux wine region has 21 appellations. Visit some of the many local Caves and Chateau who offer free tastings and tours while you choose a bottle or two.
Not to be missed is the world famous St 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.
Based in the heart of the Entre Deux Mers region with so much to discover. Taste some of France’s finest wines in St Emilion, impress your friends by learning all there is to know at La Cite du Vin in Bordeaux or visit the numerous local chateaux, both large and small. Private wine tours can be booked with Loving Aquitaine
This designated world heritage site is a must for all visitors.Explore the port city of Bordeaux with its elegant architecture and stunning Gothic Cathedral. 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 cafe’s, restaurants, bars and not forgetting the superb Grand Theatre.
The Dordogne a short drive away, 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. Some towns such as Monsegur and Duras also have night* markets during the summer where you can sample the locally produced wine whilst listening to the free entertainment.
La Reole: Saturday morning
Duras: Monday morning (*Thursday evening)
Monsegur: Friday morning (*Wednesday evening)
Cycling & Leisure Activities
Cycle along the Route du Velo or take a leisurely stroll along the Canal Lateral a La Garonne. Bike hire can be delivered to the door with all safety equipment supplied
Go canoeing along the River Sore in Villandraut, horse riding or parachuting at the La Reole aerodrome.