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La Belle Maison

Townhouse -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Estaing, Aveyron, Occitanie
La Belle Maison is a lovely ancient stone built town house situated in Estaing one of the prestigious Beaux Villages of France. The Chateau in the centre of the village is owned by the ex President of France, Gisgard Valerie deEstaing. He is of course a well respected member of the village and is often seen having a coffee or wandering the streets and conversing with the tourists.

The property is setup to give you everything you could need for a comfortable holiday in a 'home away from home'.

Our guests are of the utmost importance to us and we have found that the greatest percentage of our business is from repeat customers or their referrals. We are committed to meeting your needs, therefore our property offers all the amenities and comforts of home.
Listing #HL208804
About the Owner
Christine K
Languages spoken:English, Dutch
Response Rate:73%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:February 2012
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Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

An excellent place to stay with everything you need in place. The rooms are spacious, bright and comfortable. The house also had a small courtyard at the back where it was pleasant to eat.The house is only a short walk from the centre of Estaing...More

Thank Sian L
Management response:Responded 11 August 2016

We are so pleased you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for choosing us.

Reviewed 10 June 2015

We have stayed in many gites all over France and this one is among the best. Before our arrival the host was in contact with us with lots of important tips and background information. She made us fel very welcome even though we never met....More

1  Thank Trudy M
Christine K, VR Owner at La Belle Maison, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2015

Thank you so much for your lovely comments and positive feedback.

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Reviewed 20 December 2012

My wife and I stayed here on our honeymoon in March this year. The property was amazing, beautifully fitted, modern and comfortable. The views from the living area where fantastic and a short stroll down the street is the charming medieval village of Estaing. A...More

Thank Teddy D
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (4)
  • Microwave
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Sofa Beds:(1)
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
The ground floor comprises of an entrance hall, garage and wine cellar.

The first floor features a large living area with comfortable sofas, TV, antique marble fireplace and a modern dining suite. French doors open onto a balcony overlooking the entire village.

The kitchen on this floor is completely modernized with all facilities, dish washer, fridge/freezer, ceramic hob, oven, combination oven/microwave and features extensive crockery, baking kitchen equipment and utensils.

From the kitchen a door leads to a small secluded rear terrace with outdoor dining setting and sun lounges.
Also on this floor is a cloakroom with toilet and hand basin.

On the second level is the master bedroom and a twin bedroom. A very spacious bathroom with bath and shower and separate toilet complete this f...
House rules
    Not kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    1 Full bath
    2 Twins
    1 Full
    1 Sofa
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Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

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  • Local Commune Social Taxes: AU$6 / stay - Fee
Additional Rate and Availability Information
Out of season rental can be arranged but there is an extra levy applied to cover the cost of cental heating and re-opening the property.
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About the neighbourhood
Our town house is in the medieval village of Estaing, in South West France. Situated on the prettiest part of the Upper Lot River, the Gorge du Lot, between the village of Espalion and Entraygues, Estaing is, and has been, a stop over point visited by hundreds and hundreds of pilgrims (wearing the scallop shell insignia) en route to Santiago de Compostella in northern Spain for over a 1000 years.

A superb chateau with historical and political connections, a gothic church and superb medieval architecture rightly makes Estaing part of the “beautiful villages of France” a select group …”L’un des Plus Beaux Villages De France” and our area boasts more of these villages than any other department.

Here in cleaner and less crowded surroundings, rivers and lakes provide all that can be off...
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: Rodez - France Marcillac (RDZ): 46.0 km
Railway: Rodez: 40.0 km
Getting to the property by air from England - From Stanstead, London to Rodez - http://www.ryanair.com.
From Gatwick, Southampton, East Midlands to Toulouse - http://www.easyjet.com
Driving from UK - Cross on the speed ferries service from Dover to Boulogne - http://www.speedferries.com
Estaing is approximately 6.5 hours by road south of Paris following the Bordeaux and Orleans signs around the Paris periphique and then follow signs A10 Orleans.

On average there is 2163 hours of sunshine per year and the area enjoys a near Mediterranean climate.
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, There Are Tennis Courts Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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