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Chateau Cottage Historic stone house sharing ramparts of 11th century castle

18th century Château Cottage
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4 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 10
Sarlat-la-Caneda, Dordogne, Nouvelle-Aquitaine
Château Cottage is an exquisite stone residence dating from the late 1700's. Formally the owner's private home, this historical 4-bedroom, 2 full-bathroom property has been carefully renovated and lovingly furnished.

Doted with antique furniture, chestnut high-beamed ceilings and meter-thick stone walls, this charming, bright and welcoming retreat is a pure delight. Built after the French Revolution with honey-coloured stones from the adjoing Castle of Carlux, this villa blends the authentic, traditional style of the Perigord region with the full comforts of modern living.

Chateau Cottage is ideally located in the heart of the beautiful and peaceful medieval village of Carlux in the Dordogne Valley near Sarlat with plenty of parking and all amenities within walking distance, yet only a short drive to major historical sites....
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Listing #HL168094
About the Owner
Andrea D
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:May 2011
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Reviewed 28 June 2014

Easy home to entertain in. Plenty of dishes. Completely functional kitchen. American Fridge with an ICE MAKER. Great location....right by a castle overlooking a gorgeous valley. In addition to being in close proximity to a boulangerie, convenient market, and post office, the location of this...More

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Reviewed 18 October 2012

We found the Chateau Cottage in Carlux in Holiday Lettings, we looked at a number of rentals but kept coming back to this one. It was exactly as described online. We found it after a bit of difficulty, but once there it felt comfortable and...More

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Seabrook, Texas
Reviewed 20 January 2012

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Central Heating
  • Cooker
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • Fireplace
  • Freezer
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Highchair
  • Hot Tub
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (10)
  • Microwave
  • Parking
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Stereo System
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
Additional amenities & feature info
There are 3 comfortable double bedrooms, one especially romantic with private terrace leading to jacuzzi, and 1 joyfully decorated children's room. There are 2 full bathrooms with bathtub and shower. The luxurious bathroom downstairs has been newly fitted with exquisite mosaic stone floor tiles, a black marble sink and an Italian shower. It is equipped with hand rails for reduced mobility guests. The spacious sunken living has a working cast iron wood burning stove and leather furniture. The large bright country kitchen is fully equipped and boasts a traditional 'cantou' fireplace and antique walnut table. This property is fully equipped to welcome the youngest among us. Toddler and baby friendly equipment include: baby/children's bed, baby bath, pushchair, high chair,... more
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
There is a holiday tax levied by the village of Carlux of 0.44 euros per person over the age of 18 per night. This tax can be paid upon arrival.
    2 Full baths
    2 Fulls
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  • Damage Deposit: AU$485 / stay - Deposit
Additional Rate and Availability Information
To determine the price for parties of 6,7,8 or 9 persons, please add 50 euro; each to the price quoted for a party of 5. A non-refundable 30% deposit is required to secure booking. The balance is payable 8 weeks before arrival. Security deposit of 250euro; is required together with the final balance. This is refunded no later than 1 week after departure.
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About the neighbourhood
Chateau Cottage is located in the heights of the picturesque classed village of Carlux in the famous Perigord Noir region of the Dordogne Valley. A two-minute walk downhill brings you into the centre of this beautiful and peaceful village. There you will find a café/restaurant, bakery, corner shop/newsagents, a butcher’s shop, doctor’s office, post office, and permanent farmer’s market selling fresh fruit and vegetables, home-made jams, cheeses, sausages, cakes, traditional local wines and alcohol. Imagine your piping hot morning croissants and morning newspaper just minutes away! As for outdoor activities, visitors are truly spoilt for choice. A 2-minute stroll up into the hills of Carlux brings you to lovely forest walks. A 2-minute drive brings you to the Dordogne River. Across the... more
Car recommended
How to get there
Airport: Brive: 28.0 km
Railway: Souillac: 12.0 km
Ferry: La Havre: 700.0 km
Chateau Cottage is centrally located in the Dordogne Valley and eary to access. 15 minutes east of Sarlat (D703) , Carlux is only 10 minutes from Souillac and the A20 Paris-Toulouse motorway. Brive is 35 minutes away (A 20) , Toulouse is a 1.5 hour drive south (A20) and Paris only 5 hours away. Bordeaux is a beautiful 3-hour-drive west.Airports:Toulouse (Blagnac), then by train (SNCF Brive or Souillac stations) or by car Bordeaux (Merignac), also by train (SNCF Brive or Souillac stations) or by car Paris (Charles de Gaulle or Orly), by train (SNCF Brive or Souillac stations) or by car. Nearby low cost flights are available to: Brive on Cityjet, Airlinear and Jet2 Bergerac on Ryanair Rodez on Ryanair Carcassone on Ryanair
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Horse Riding Nearby, Water Park Nearby, Watersports Nearby, Nearest Beach: 1.5 km.
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