Gite De La Guissare, Close to Duras, on a Pretty Wooded Property with Pond

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Last updated: 11/30/2015
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  • Minimum stay:1-7 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Ask Owner
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

Property description

The limit of the Dordogne and the Gironde, in the region of walled towns and near the valley of the Dordogne, in the heart of the vineyard AOC Côtes de Duras, the cottage of Guissare, Clévacances label 3 keys and recommended by Lonely Planet , is the only rental property.
Housed in an old farmhouse very well equipped, with electric central heating and working fireplace, this cottage of 120 m2 can accommodate up to 4 adults, 2 children and a baby.
Nestled in a property with 3 acres of park and recreation planted with old trees, you will find charm, authenticity and quiet and enjoy the lake-where you will be fishing and canoterez (boat) - his table tennis, the pool season.
Many activities nearby will allow you to entertain: Golf, riding, fishing on site, tennis, canoeing, hiking, visits to castles and houses, wine tours, wine tasting and local produce ....
This cottage is in the heart of Aquitaine, the border departments of Dordogne, Gironde, Lot et Garonne: Duras is 4 km; Sainte-Foy-la-Grande 17 km; Bergerac and its airport are 30 km, 25 km Eymet, Saint-Emilion (UNESCO heritage site) 45 km and 85 km Bordeaux, Arcachon and the ocean 130 kilometers.

The cottage has a large living room and 2 bedrooms:
-a 17 m2, on the ground floor with a patio door opens onto the terrace, with a bed 160 x 200and bedside tables, a cot, wardrobe, dressing table, 2 chairs and 2 chairs.
-a 26 m2, on the floor, well lit with 2 windows and furnished with a bed 140 x 190, 2 beds 90, a wardrobe, a dresser, a table, four side tables, 2 chairs and 2 chairs .

The bathroom:
The bathroom in the ground floor, is large (12 m2) and naturally lit. She has a bath and a shower cubicle, wash basin with large mirror and side wall and a toilet. She has a towel radiator and a baby bath is available.
The cottage includes a 2nd separate toilet.

additional amenities
Side dining: oval table for 6 people; row and buffets
Side room by the fireplace, a sofa and two matching chairs and 2 armchairs Rattan;
a library of travel books, books on wine and vineyards, novels.
Sunbathing and sunbeds, parasol, barbecue, garden furniture, table tennis and a climbing frame for children are available.
You can play bocce.
The pool is above ground (7.30 x 3.40 x 1.20) and is completely safe for young children.

Pricing policy and payment:
A 30% deposit is required upon signing of the lease, the balance one month before entering the premises. A deposit is handed on arrival and will be returned on departure day or no later than one month after.
Sheets, towels, and all linens are included in the rental at no extra charge.
Water is included as well as a package of 8 kwh per day for electricity.
Heating is extra and gives rise to a meter reading at the entrance and departure.

Terms of stay:
The minimum length of stay is one week.
Arrivals are on Saturdays from 16 pm and departures before 10 am Saturday.

Reduction after 2 weeks of vacation.
Out of season, for longer stays, a monthly rate will be applied after consultation with the owner. (DPE = E; GHG = C)


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Property Type

  • 1 story
  • Cottage
  • 120 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 4-6

  • Bedroom 2: 1 double, 2 twin/ single


  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen, 1 baby crib


  • 2 Double beds, 2 single beds, 1 baby cot. The lodging is made up of 2 bedrooms: -one of 17sq.m, at garden level with a French door opening on the terrace, with 1 bed of 140 cm x 190 cm and bedside tables, baby cot, wardrobe, dressing table, 2 armchairs and 2 chairs. The other of 26sq.m, upstairs, very bright with 2 windows and equipped with a bed of 140 x 190, 2 beds of 90, wardrobe, chest of drawers, table, 4 side tables, 2 armchairs and 2 chairs....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Toilet 1: toilet


  • Bathroom 1: toilet, combination tub/shower, tub, shower


  • Ground floor bathroom, spacious (12 sq.m) and with natural light. It has a bathtub and a shower cubicle, a sink and toilets. It is equipped with a heated towel rail and a baby bath. There is a second separate toilet in the gite....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The oval table can seat 6 people. The lounge in front of the fireplace boasts a sofa and 2 armchairs, a library with books on tourism, wine and vineyards, as well as some novels. There is a wine cellar nearby with, in particular, deck chairs and sun loungers, a parasol and recycling bins. Barbecue area, garden furniture, ping-pong table and swing frame for the children are available. The swimming pool is above ground (7.30 x 3.40 x 1.20) and is safe for toddlers....moreless


  • Books
  • Books For Adults
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Radio
  • Stereo
  • Television


  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions


  • Botanical Garden
  • Caves
  • Churches
  • Cinemas
  • Forests
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Rain Forests
  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Water Parks
  • Winery Tours

Leisure Activities

  • Beachcombing
  • Bird Watching
  • Bowling Center
  • Disco Club
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scenic Drives
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Lake
  • Rural

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Golf Privileges Optional
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Mountain Biking
  • Spelunking
  • Surf Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis


  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 6 people


  • Activities Guide
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Fireplace
  • Firewood
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Local Restaurant Guide
  • Mezzanine
  • Parking
  • Security System
  • Telephone
  • Vacuum Cleaner
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet


  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster


  • Boat
  • Boat With Paddles
  • Cellar
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Garden Chairs
  • Garden Table & Chairs
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Pétanque Court
  • Terrace

Pool / Spa

  • Communal Pool
  • Private Pool

Property Descriptor

  • Detached


  • Tourism Classification

Rental Charges

  • Cleaning Fee Not Included
  • Discount For Longer Lets

Rental Charges Rb

  • Charges Included


Write a review 4.4
from 7 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Basse saison
May 14 - May 20, 2016
3 night min stay
Moyenne Saison
May 21 - Jun 24, 2016
3 night min stay
€672 €2,150
Haute saison
Jun 25 - Jul 8, 2016
4 night min stay
Très haute saison
Jul 9 - Aug 26, 2016
7 night min stay


Changeover Day: Saturday

Haute saison
Aug 27 - Sep 2, 2016
4 night min stay

Changeover Day: Saturday

Moyenne saison
Sep 3 - Sep 30, 2016
3 night min stay
€672 €2,150
Basse saison
Oct 1 - Oct 28, 2016
4 night min stay
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • No additional mandatory fees
  • Taxes Not included


En juillet et août les locations se font par période d'une semaine et multiple de semaine et commencent toujours le samedi.

En avril, mai, juin, Octobre, la durée minimale est de 7 jours mais le jour d'arrivée est flexible.

Une caution de 300 € sera demandée à l'entrée dans les lieux . Elle sera remboursée au départ , ou au plus tard un mois après, sous réserve de l'absence de dégâts et de la propreté parfaite de l'habitation .

Si le propriétaire doit faire faire le ménage final parce que les lieux ne seraient pas impeccables, un forfait de 70 € pourra être retenu sur la caution

Cancellation policy:

Cancelled bookings will not receive a refund.

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Last updated: 11/30/2015
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33 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Bergerac Roumanières
4 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
12 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
Vigiers Golf (24 Monestier)
18 Kilometres
Nearest Train
30 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A89, exit 24
4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
130 Kilometres
Nearest Beach

Car: Recommended


Sainte Foy la Grande: 18 Km

Bergerac: 35 Km

Marmande 27 km

Saint Emilion 45 km

Bordeaux 85 km

Lake: 0 Km

River: 1 Km

Shops: 4 Km

City center: 4 Km

Golf Boissec (La Sauvetat Dropt) 17 km

This cottage is in the heart of Aquitaine, the border departments of Dordogne, Gironde, Lot et Garonne: Duras is 4 km; Sainte-Foy-la-Grande 17 km; Bergerac and its airport are 30 km, 25 km Eymet, Saint-Emilion (UNESCO heritage site) 45 km and 85 km Bordeaux, Arcachon and the ocean 130 kilometers.

Other Activities: hiking biking and equestrian

Golf - Golf Vigier Monestier Dordogne (12 km):

- Golf Boissec to Sauvetat Dropt 47 (17 km)


Owner info

Year Purchased: 1961

About the owner: I am retired I love nature, music, reading.

Why the Owner Chose St.-Sernin De Duras:
This is a family property that I am very attached and renting this cottage just allows me to maintain it.

The Unique Benefits at this Cottage:
On the border of the departments of Lot and Garonne, Gironde and Dordogne, the cottage is nestled in a beautiful property, with a large fleet of 3 hectares with ancient trees; you will find calm, charm and authenticity. You can go fishing in the private lake fed by a spring on the property and enjoy the swimming pool (above ground) in season.

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Speaks: french

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