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Rural farmhouse + pool & private tennis court NOW WITH 33% END-AUGUST DISCOUNT

Bedrooms 4
Half Baths1
Space 2,421 sq. ft.
Property type farmhouse
Minimum Stay 7 nights


About the property

4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 10. Suitable 2 families

Located in the sleepy rural department of Lot et Garonne, La Nique stands in an acre of its own land and on the brow of a hill, with spectacular views across valleys on two sides and woods on a third. The nearest house is about 400 yards away, with just 3 others along the track. 4 double beds plus 2 x 2 bunks. The house is particularly suitable for two families sharing. There is a fully equipped kitchen and 2 bathrooms (3 WC). Outside, there is a large private pool and an all weather tennis court, as well as BBQ, table tennis, bar football, croquet, boules etc. Plus 3 patios for al fresco dining. This is a truly magnificent holiday home. For more details, please contact us for our Website address.

Jean Harrison
Member since: 2004
Premier Partner

This VRBO partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great guest experience.

Speaks: english, french
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
August 16, 2018

About Jean Harrison

Bahram is a retired civil servant and Jean a retired teacher. La Nique is our second home where we spend a good bit of the year but let it for part of the summer.

Jean Harrison purchased this farmhouse in 1974


Romestaing Farmhouse Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • farmhouse (detached)
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 2421 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 5:00 PM / Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 10
  • pets considered
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • Rural
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Fireplace
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Stove
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • 1 Half Bath
  • Bathroom - toilet , combination tub/shower , shower
    Bathroom - toilet
    Bathroom - toilet , shower
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Blue room - 1 double , 2 twin/ single
    White room - 1 double
    Pink room - 1 double
    Yellow room - 1 double , 2 twin/ single , 1 baby crib
  • 4 double bedrooms. All have a double bed and two in addition have a set of bunk beds. There is 1 cot that can be placed in any of the bedrooms. Bed linen (sheets and towels) available for 15 euros per single set and 30 euros per double.
  • Books ...
  • Foosball
  • Game Room
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Toys ...
  • Balcony
  • Child's Swing
  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
  • Outdoor Grill ...
  • Porch / Veranda
  • Tennis ...
  • Tennis Court
  • Terrace
  • 16 garden chairs
  • 8 beach chairs
  • limited accessibility
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Leisure Activities:
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • fishing
  • golf
  • swimming
  • tennis
A croquet set, boules, table tennis sets, bar football balls range of games and children's toys are available. So are tennis rackets, though very serious players will need to bring their own, since those we have are okay for knocking about and informal games, but not much more. If you are lucky you will find tennis balls there, but you should reckon on bringing or buying your own. The house and environment are very child friendly -- no traffic and facilities for children of all ages -- over the years we have built up quite a collection of toys etc. And some children seem to spend all day on the swings, which can be a constant source of delight.


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Rural farmhouse + pool & private tennis court NOW WITH 33% END-AUGUST DISCOUNT
average rating of 5.0 based on 12 reviews

Fabulous villa and setting in the heart of this part of France. Very happy to recommend it.

  • 5 of 5

Everything about our stay was excellent. The house is well equipped and spacious, and cool during the summer nights. Situated in a rural setting it provided significant privacy to relax and enjoy rural France. Whilst we were not looking for a tennis court this became an added bonus for us and early morning games became essential. The pool is an excellent size and our girls spent many hours in it! The house is well placed for access to the local villages and Marmande further afield. The latter has big supermarkets and other useful stores. There is also excellent cycling to be had on the local roads. We found a good selection of circular routes and away from the traffic. The owner was very quick to respond to questions and requests. Many thanks.

  • Submitted: Jul 23, 2018
  • Stayed: July 2018
  • Source: HomeAway
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wonderful house and garden, a French oasis

  • 5 of 5

It is a great house for 2 families to share. There is so much to do at La Nique (swimming, tennis, ping pong, table football, croquet ..), it is tempting not to do much else! We enjoyed the nearby lake, markets etc. The house is very well equipped. We loved it,.

  • Submitted: Aug 30, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
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A perfect week

  • 5 of 5

A spacious family property that ideally suited our group (grandparents, 2 sets of parents and a total of 3 small grandchildren not forgetting the dog). It was superbly equipped throughout (so much so, there was little space in the kitchen to store our own food!). It had loads of character, in fact it had a typical French farmhouse atmosphere. The pool was wonderful, ideal for the very hot weather we were lucky enough to experience, all set in extensive grounds ideal for children of all ages. We would not hesitate to recommend this property, and return again soon.

  • Submitted: Jul 21, 2017
  • Stayed: June 2017
  • Source: Owners Direct, from HomeAway
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Lovely, relaxing holiday at a beautiful villa

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I had a week's relaxing holiday with our 2 dogs here and were so pleased we booked this. The villa is beautiful with all the mod cons. Well equipped kitchen and plenty of bedrooms to choose from. The pool was just the right temperature with plenty of land surrounding it all and a tennis court! This was all set in the beautiful French countryside. You literally hear nothing!

The local village is a 5 min drive away where you can get supplies and of course your morning baguettes but for a larger shop Marmande has a large Carrefour that caters for everything and is only 15 min drive away.

Highly recommended and look forward to coming back again.

  • Submitted: Jul 19, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Charming house, great pool and tennis court, peaceful and pretty location.

  • 5 of 5

Well equipped and comfortable house, all very easy, just like home! Great to have the table tennis/ football as well as the excellent pool and tennis court. Would love to go again. Nice walks, 12th century chapel nearby, lovely wild flowers, pretty garden. A treat!

  • Submitted: Jun 6, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
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A wonderful family holiday home

  • 5 of 5

This is a perfect resort for families with children. A wonderful warm pool, brilliantly equipped house, and great walks for those minded to do so.

  • Submitted: Nov 20, 2016
  • Stayed: August 2016
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Nearest Airport
85 Kilometres
Nearest Ferry
1000 Kilometres
Nearest Golf
16 Kilometres
Nearest Train
16 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
16 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
150 Kilometres
Car: necessary

16 Kms south of Marmande, and 80 kms south east of Bordeaux, the nearest village is Cocumont, which has shops, bank, cafe, garage and wine cooperative. la Nique is about 3 kms away from the village. In the peaceful countryside - farmland and woods - and very private. There are no houses to overlook you and days can pass without seeing a car or another person, if that is what you would like. Yet just 5 minutes drive from the village 15 minutes from Marmande, and 20 minutes from the motorway.


Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Fees No additional mandatory fees

Please tell owner if sheet service is required at 15 euros per single set and 30 euros per double.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • Canceled bookings will not receive a refund