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Petite Maison De Castels - Charming Little Cottage with Huge Pool

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Last updated: 12/22/2014
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  • Minimum stay:7 nights
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

St. Cyprien cottage description

La Petite Maison de Castels is a charming little stone house ideal for one couple.

Set on the heart of the black Perigord, 20 km west of Sarlat, this is the ideal base from which to explore the area.

The house is very peaceful and enjoys a large mature garden - But is also has the convenience of a five minute walk to the shops, bars and restaurants of the lovely medieval village of Saint-Cyprien.

Picture yourself - you can lie in bed enjoying the birds song and send your partner to get the croissants in the mornings!

The huge swimming pool (15m x 7m) at the bottom of the garden is to share occasionnally with the owners having their holidays home on the same land - it offers an exceptional view over the St-Cyprien village and abbey.

The house is very well equipped and beautifully decorated. It has received 3 stars from the french gites classification for the comfort and equipment provided.

The cottage layout: Set on two levels the house comprises on garden level : a 30m² bedroom with a king size bed, wardrobe, sofa, and a sink. Note that bed linen and towels are provided and that bed will be made up upon your arrival. It leads on 2 very pleasant covered terraces both equiped with table and chairs to relax outside.

From the bedroom, stairs goes down to the large sitting room (30m²) equipped with sofas, TV and table and chairs. It largely leads onto the private back terrace also equiped with table and chairs to dine outside. The kitchen also leads onto the back terrace, very well equiped it has a cooker, oven, micro waves, dishwasher. Adjacent is the shower room with a shower unit and sink. Next is the laundry room with a washing machine and storage area. There is sep toilets on that floor.

The pool: The huge 14mx8m pool is set at the other side of the gardens. It enjoys sun from the morning till late afternoon.

The pool is to be shared with the owners whose holidays home is set on the same plot of land.

At a glance : The good shops and restaurants of the picturesque village of St Cyprien are at walking distance from the house. There is a very attractive colored market on the sundays morning, with local fruits, vegetables producers and delicatessen.

The mediæval town of Saint Cyprien, and the beauty of its age-old rooftops as they blend around the 'église abbatiale', or abbey church. The geographical location, on the sloping hillside above the beaches of the river Dordogne, make St Cyprien a crossroads for numerous outstanding sites within a 30-km radius.


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Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 70 m²

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals


          • Children Welcome
          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Considered
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • Bed linen and towels are provided. Bed is made prior your arrival.

          Bathrooms: 0 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom


          • Books For Adults
          • CD Player
          • DVD Player
          • Radio
          • Satellite / Cable
          • Television


          • Romantic
          • Tourist Attractions


          • Autumn Foliage
          • Botanical Garden
          • Caves
          • Churches
          • Forests
          • Museums
          • Pond
          • Restaurants
          • Ruins
          • Theme Parks
          • Water Parks
          • Winery Tours

          Local Services & Businesses

          • ATM/Bank
          • Groceries

          Leisure Activities

          • Bird Watching
          • Eco Tourism
          • Horseback Riding
          • Scenic Drives
          • Sight Seeing
          • Walking

          Location Type

          • Rural
          • Village

          Sports & Adventure Activities

          • Cycling
          • Fishing
          • Freshwater Fishing
          • Golf
          • Golf Privileges Optional
          • Hunting Big Game
          • Hunting Small Game
          • Spelunking
          • Swimming
          • Tennis


          • Dining Room
          • Seating for 4 people


          • Activities Guide
          • Ceiling Fans
          • Iron & Board
          • Linens Provided
          • Local Restaurant Guide
          • Parking
          • Towels Provided
          • Washing Machine


          • Dishwasher
          • Freezer
          • Microwave
          • Oven
          • Refrigerator


          • Barbecue
          • Lawn / Garden

          Pool / Spa

              • Communal Pool

              Property Descriptor

                  • Detached


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                  Rental basis: Per property
                  Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                  Rate 1
                  Apr 11 - Apr 24, 2015
                  7 night min stay


                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Rate 2
                  Apr 25 - Jun 26, 2015
                  7 night min stay


                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Rate 3
                  Jun 27 - Jul 3, 2015
                  7 night min stay


                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Rate 4
                  Jul 4 - Jul 10, 2015
                  7 night min stay


                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Rate 5
                  Jul 11 - Aug 21, 2015
                  7 night min stay


                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Rate 4
                  Aug 22 - Aug 28, 2015
                  7 night min stay


                  Changeover Day: Saturday

                  Rate 2
                  Aug 29 - Sep 25, 2015
                  7 night min stay

                  Rate 1
                  Sep 26 - Oct 23, 2015
                  7 night min stay


                  Additional information about rental rates


                  • No additional mandatory fees
                  • Taxes Not included


                  During high season the changeover day is saturday, flexible the rest of the year

                  The price is inclusive of all charges.

                  The tourist tax is not included in the price. This tax is transfered in full to the village.

                  Bed Linen and Towels are included into the price.

                  Extra services :

                  - A cleaning service is available at a cost of 60 Euros.

                  Booking process:

                  - 30% deposit with booking

                  - Remainder to be paid 4 weeks before arrival

                  - Breakge deposit of 300 Euros to be paid on arrival; returnable on check out.

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                  Last updated: 12/22/2014
                  Check availability
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                  21 Unavailable
                  22 Today
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                  45 Kilometres
                  Nearest Airport
                  500 Metres
                  Nearest Barpub
                  Saint Cyprien (walking distance)
                  7 Kilometres
                  Nearest Golf
                  Siorac en Périgord
                  2 Kilometres
                  Nearest Train
                  Saint Cyprien
                  45 Kilometres
                  Nearest Motorway
                  Souillac, Brive
                  500 Metres
                  Nearest Restaurant
                  Saint Cyprien (walking distance)

                  Car: Recommended

                  Other Activities: Canoeing, visiting villages, caves, castels, brocantes, markets ; enjoying good food and good wine... and just relax!!


                  Manager info

                  About: We are based in Saint Cyprien, in the heart of the Dordogne, and act as year round caretakers for the beautiful residences we look after, all within a 30kms radius of our office. We know them inside and out, and so can recommend the most suitable property for you. In the majority of cases, our properties are second homes, regularly occupied by the owners. As such they are fully equipped and benefit from a superior comfort and decoration. By renting through us you avoid the middleman and so benefit from rental prices free of commission charges. You can see our wide selection of holiday homes on our site: We look forward to welcoming you soon to the Dordogne!

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                  Speaks: english, french, spanish



                  • The shower room

                    The shower room

                  • the living room from the stairs landing

                    the living room from the stairs landing

                  • The pool

                    The pool

                  • The dordogne river at St Cyprien

                    The dordogne river at St Cyprien

                  • The living room

                    The living room

                  • The back of the house

                    The back of the house

                  • the picturesque village of st Cyprien

                    the picturesque village of st Cyprien

                  €350 - €700 per week (EUR)

                  1 Bedroom / 0.5 Bathroom
                  Sleeps 2

                  View calendar: Updated 12/22/14
                  Minimum stay: 7 nights
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                  Member since: 2005
                  Speaks: english, french, spanish
                  • Calendar last updated: 12/22/2014
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                  PETITE MAISON DE CASTELS - Charming little cottage with huge pool

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