L’Ancien Chai

Valojoulx, nr. Montignac, Dordogne

Property Reference: F24512

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  • Sleeps4
  • Pets0
  • Bedrooms2
  • GradeGrading pending
Exterior Swimming pool Living room/dining room Living room/dining room Living room/dining room Tennis court Kitchen Kitchen Kitchen/diner Double bedroom Bathroom Exterior

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2 nights - mostly start on Fri or Sat
3 nights - must start on Fri

4 nights - must start on Mon
5 nights - 22nd or 29th Dec 2012 only.

This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
This property may offer special 6 night duration on 28th June. Call us for booking details
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Property Features

  • BarbecueBarbecue
  • Cot AvailableCot Available
  • Detached PropertyDetached Property
  • DishwasherDishwasher
  • Garden / PatioGarden / Patio
  • Rural LocationRural Location
  • WifiWifi
  • Downstairs ToiletDownstairs Toilet
  • MicrowaveMicrowave
  • Shower RoomShower Room
  • Tennis AvailableTennis Available
  • Luxury CollectionLuxury Collection
  • Swimming PoolSwimming Pool
  • Car Parking AvailableCar Parking Available
  • Washing MachineWashing Machine

Property Description

Set in 25 hectares of private parkland amidst beautiful unspoilt countryside, this spacious, detached holiday cottage has a large swimming pool and all weather tennis court. Formerly the wine store, it lies in the grounds of the discreet owners’ “chartreuse” circa 1700 and is furnished and equipped to a very high standard. Perfect for walkers, cyclists and artists, it is surrounded by beautiful rolling countryside, fields of sunflowers, châteaux, medieval villages and bustling weekly markets. Sample traditional French cuisine at one of the many bistros and French wines at local vineyards.

Step between living room and kitchen/dining room. WC. First floor: Kingsize bedroom, en-suite bathroom/WC, shower cubicle. Twin bedroom, en-suite shower room/WC

  • Garden
  • Shared grounds
  • Terraces
  • Swimming pool (17.5 x 4.5m, depth 1-2m)
  • Heating
  • W/machine
  • T/dryer
  • D/washer
  • M/wave
  • F/freezer
  • TV (French)
  • DVD
  • CD
  • Wi-fi
  • T/cot
  • Shared tennis
  • Parking
  • Garden furniture
  • Barbecue
  • Welcome pack
  • No smoking.

Location: 2km E of Thonac (restaurants, baker/grocer, bar), 6.2km N of St Léon-sur-Vézère (prettiest villages award, restaurants), 9km S of Montignac (river, canoe hire), 21km N of Les Eyzies, 24km N of Sarlat (medieval market town, all facilities), 69km E of Périgueux (cathedral), 79km N of Bergerac.

Customer Comments

Selected comment(s) from customers who have enjoyed staying at this property:
  1. The gite was in a beatiful setting and very relaxing and peaceful. The accommodation, tennis court and swimming pool were excellent and the owners extremely helpful about where to eat etc Montignac is a lovely little town with some good shops and facilities. Aug 2012.
  2. Fantastic property host were excellent loved it. July 2012.
  3. This was a lovely place to stay, the owners were really friendly and helpful with ideas of places to visit and eat. we have never been to France before so we found this very helpful. The place was very clean and spacious and the weather was fantastic. So if you want a quiet relaxing holiday then this is the property for you. June 2012.
  4. Idylic peaceful location, just like home, only warmer! Well placed for visiting the many local attractions. Superb kitchen facilities, the oven with the rotisserie was particularly appreciated. Everything about the accommodation was high quality. The wildlife in the surrounding meadows and woods added to our pleasure. May 2012.
  5. Beautifully converted, finished and furnished spacious gite. Started taking guests in August 2011 and everything is in excellent condition. Very quiet location but convenient for Montignac and exploration of Vezere valley and beyond. No wifi but home cinema being installed. Large supermarket 10 minutes away. Would definitely recommend (and don’t do so often). Pictures on the CCF website do not disappoint. May 2012.
  6. Excellent Gite, owners make you welcome, we loved it. March 2012.
  7. Gorgeous property, well equipped, fantastic location. March 2012.
  8. An idyllic location where the only noise at night was the hooting of owls and the occasional rutting stag!!! No light pollution so the stars were a bonus. Very quiet and restful. Sept 2011.
  9. An excellent property, with excellent kitchen, comfortable beds, two large bathrooms, fantastic swimming pool and immaculate brand new tennis court. Lovely owners on site who were very helpfully, a very beautiful spot in the owners grounds with fruit and nut trees, surrounded by green fields. Supermarket and petrol only a five min drive away. Situated on the river with fantastic canoeing. Lots of things to do in the area. Aug 2011.
  10. The property was all that we had hoped for. The setting so tranquil and relaxing. Ample room for the four of us. Very well equipped. Sept 2011.
  11. The accommodation was quiet, comfortable and very well appointed. Our hosts were friendly and most helpful. They were very eager to please without being intrusive. The overall location was good but the approach road needs some attention. July 2011.
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