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Luxury family villa, air con, heated pool, 20 minutes Bergerac, Vigiers golf

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The 11 x 5m heated pool has a retractable cover  which is operated in under 8 seconds
Relax next to the heated pool with beautiful views over the countryside
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6 bedrooms
4 bathrooms
16 guests
7 nights minimum
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Acabanes has been placed in the 'Top 10 European Family Friendly Villa' category, with the award winning site Baby Friendly Boltholes. The villa has very flexible accommodation and can equally be enjoyed by a couple or by a large group. The maximum sleeping capacity is 16 plus infants in cots. There are extensive facilities for all ages and interests, including complimentary golf and infant equipment. Acabanes is part of family business. Our websit under the same name Acabanes has lots more information about the holiday villa and the are Acabanes is a large, beautifully renovated French villa in a lovely area of the Western Dordogne, close to Bergerac, Duras and Eymet. It is full of charm and character, yet modernised to the highest standards with extensive facilities, and is situate...Acabanes has been placed in the 'Top 10 European Family Friendly Villa' category, with the award winning site Baby Friendly Boltholes. The villa has very flexible accommodation and can equally be enjoyed by a couple or by a large group. The maximum sleeping capacity is 16 plus infants in cots. There are extensive facilities for all ages and interests, including complimentary golf and infant equipment. Acabanes is part of family business. Our websit under the same name Acabanes has lots more information about the holiday villa and the are Acabanes is a large, beautifully renovated French villa in a lovely area of the Western Dordogne, close to Bergerac, Duras and Eymet. It is full of charm and character, yet modernised to the highest standards with extensive facilities, and is situated in a quiet location on the side of a gentle hill with lovely south facing views over the surrounding rolling countryside and vineyards. Great asset, optional in house chefs offer a range of very affordable dining options at Acabanes. Large groups love having this option. Contact Tracey for more details. This luxury villa has been designed and equipped for outdoor living, with a large (11x5m) superb heated salt water pool with retractable cover, which means it can be used as an indoor/outdoor pool. We cater for all sizes of parties and can accommodate both the very young; the elderly; or those with limited mobility/wheel chair users. Extensive equipment is provided complimentary for infants and young children. There is no need to bring any of your babies or childrens equipment with you which means you have the option of flying to Bergerac or Bordeaux if you prefer. The villa has extensive grounds of approximately three acres and has 5 terraces and a balcony. The outdoor areas are ideal for general relaxation and various sporting activities for all the family to enjoy. A large sports box is provided for guests. The covered tiled terrace is ideal for BBQs, with table and chairs provided for 'al fresco' dining or just simply enjoying the views over the garden and surrounding countryside. Pool and Terraces: The pool and terraces have been designed to produce the maximum space for guests whilst maximising individual space. The 11x5m pool is surrounded by a very large sheltered terrace with many sun beds and parasols. The pool is fitted with a retractable telescopic pool cover. There are 5 terraces; 1. 5x4m outside the downstairs Lavender bedroom 2. 6x4m outside the Green bedroom with an inlaid giant chess board 3. between these terraces is a timber deck 4. Breakfast terrace for the morning sun which leads from the kitchen. 5. Covered main terrace leading from the kitchen Atmospheric lighting throughout enables the pool and terraces to be used late into the evening. The gardens extend to over 3 acres with a fenced lower garden of 2 acres. This large garden is perfect for football with football goals, and rounders. There is also a supersize trampoline, childrens play area, sand pit, Wendy House and boules. Ground Floor The focal point of the barn is a vast sitting room measuring 9m x 8m and which is open to a magnificent timbered 'cathedral' ceiling. This sitting room is full of character with the original stone walls and tiled floors. Located within the lounge is an entertainment area which includes a 50in HD plasma TV connected to a DVD and VCR. A championship pool table is also in the lounge area which our guests really enjoy and many tournaments are enjoyed late into the evening. There is a comprehensive Information Area with maps and leaflets. There are lots of board games for all ages for our guests to enjoy. The kitchen and dining area leads from the sitting room. This area is 9m x 4m with tiled floors and oak fitted units. It also has a large Range Master dual fuel gas oven, microwave oven, dishwasher, washing machine and large fridge/freezer. The dining area in the kitchen can comfortably accommodate 12. The kitchen opens through double French doors, onto a partly covered tiled terrace. There is a Weber charcoal and gas BBQ, and table and chairs on the terrace ideal for dining. Downstairs the two super king triple bedrooms Lavender and Vert, have adjacent en-suite shower rooms, with exposed stone walls, tiled floors and doors to their own terraces leading to the pool area. First Floor Rose Suite - Master bedroom with super king bed and single bed. Smaller childrens room with a single bed. En suite bathroom Yellow Suite - Master bedroom with single bed and adjoining twin room. These 2 bedrooms share a large bathroom More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
No parties or events
Bathrooms
4 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
TRACEY J
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2012
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Reviewed 19 August 2020

By any standards, this is an exceptional villa. Nestled in peaceful Dordogne countryside with a huge garden - well over an acre, a heated pool and no neighbours overlooking you. It is superbly equipped and every effort is made to keep it that way. As...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank WhiteAgapanthus
Reviewed 4 December 2018

We visited in October and had a wonderful time exploring the region in beautifully warm weather, but most of all enjoyed staying at Acabanes. It made our holiday so enjoyable because of all the facilities and special touches it has as well as so much...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank mulanjeview
LUXURYDORDOGNEVILLAS, VR Owner at Luxury family villa, air con, heated pool, 20 minutes Bergerac, Vigiers golf, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2018

Thank you Laura for taking the time to write such a comprehensive review and it will really help future guests with pre schoolers decide if it is the right choice for their holiday. I am delighted that you all enjoyed your holiday so much and...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

We stayed for a week in Acabanes during the October half term. The property is spacious and beautifully furnished, there’s nothing that hasn’t been thought of, even drinks bottles to take on a bike ride. 10 of us cycled on bikes provided and walked to...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank 892clarel
LUXURYDORDOGNEVILLAS, VR Owner at Luxury family villa, air con, heated pool, 20 minutes Bergerac, Vigiers golf, responded to this reviewResponded 25 November 2018

We really appreciate your kind words and are delighted that you enjoyed the cycling as a family and also the pool. Please do return soon!

Reviewed 1 November 2018

Close to the hamlet of Thenc . Easy twenty minute drive from Bergerac Airport. The Villia is surrounded by vineyards and sunflower fields. The lanes are quiet all around the property so cycling is very pleasurable and bikes for all ages are provided. As well...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Meander47931582080
LUXURYDORDOGNEVILLAS, VR Owner at Luxury family villa, air con, heated pool, 20 minutes Bergerac, Vigiers golf, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments and we look forward to your family returning for more sunshine, cycling and golf!

Reviewed 4 September 2018

We spend a week here along with some other families with young kids. The villa is in a great location and is really made by its grounds - so much space for kids to run around, big trampoline and great pool for everyone. Inside it...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Simon T
LUXURYDORDOGNEVILLAS, VR Owner at Luxury family villa, air con, heated pool, 20 minutes Bergerac, Vigiers golf, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2018

Thanks so much Simon and glad you all enjoyed the large grounds and that you had everything you needed, please do return again soon.

Amenities
Pets Allowed: Yes
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Books
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Deck
Dishwasher
Dryer
Fax
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Gym
Hairdryer
Highchair
Housekeeping Optional
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Paper Towels Provided
Patio
Ping Pong Table
Playground
Pool Table
Porch
Private Outdoor Pool (Heated)
Private Garden
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Sauna
Secure Parking
Stereo System
Cooker
Swingset
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Trampoline
TV
Washer
Wi-Fi
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Golf Course Is On Site Or Within 15 Mins Walk
Horse Riding Nearby
There Are Tennis Courts Nearby
Cycling Trips
Hiking Trips
Rural/Countryside Retreats
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Day and night markets, evening food festivals, wine tasting, wine festivals, golf, go karting, horse riding, ten pin bowling, caneoing. Monbazillac, home of the famous wine, is only 15 minutes. St Emillion is 45 mins Bergerac is 20 mins Bordeaux is easily reached by car and tram in 1 hour 15 mins All the links can be found for extensive information on the website
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