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Last updated: 12/09/2016
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:5
  • Bedrooms:1
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cottage
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

About the Property

1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom, 5 Sleeps

Conveniently Situated Only One Hour In Each Direction To Their Capital Cities Of Poitiers And Limoges, Chez Tartaud Is Surrounded By Undulating Farmland With Tree-lined Fields, Cut Into The Dramatic Rocky Waters Of The Gartampe River. Much Of This Landscape Can Be Explored On Foot Or By Bike On Many Of The Leafy Lanes (chemins) Accessible Directly From Our Smallholding Where An Abundance Of Flora And Wildlife Abounds. Bird-watchers And Wildlife-spotters Will Love It Here. You Have Access To The 12 Acres Of Our Organic Smallholding. Our Children Love The Animals, Fresh Vegetables, Pond, Fields, Trees And The Stream - We Even Have Plans To Restore The Old Lake. We Offer Eggs And Seasonal Vegetables Direct From Our Potager, Which Beats Supermarket Taste With Its Just Picked Freshness. Preserved Bottled Vegetables, Jams And Pickles Are Also Available.
Only 1 Hour From Either Limoges Or Poitiers International Airports, And 35 Mins From Two Central Motorways, We Are An Ideal Base For Discovering The Rest Of Europe.

Owner

Member since: 2014

Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/09/2016

Property Type

  • Cottage
  • 170 m²

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Meals

  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Suitability

  • Long-Term Renters Welcome
  • Children Welcome:

    The cottage is on the pond so children must be surveyed at all times...moreless

  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Inaccessible

Bedrooms: 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 5, Beds for 3-5

  • Bedroom 1: 1 double, 1 twin/ single

    Livingroom sofabed for 2 overnight only (extra charge)...moreless

  • One bedroom with a double four poster bed and single bed.

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

Entertainment

  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television

Theme

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

Attractions

  • Recreation Center
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Bird Watching
  • Horseback Riding
  • Paddle Boating
  • Photography
  • Scenic Drives
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Lakefront:

    The cottage is in close proximity to the Duck Pond (the terrace and front door overlook the pond) and therefore young children must be surveyed at all times....moreless

  • Rural:

    Situated in Rural France you will be surrounded by farming activity but only 1 hour from 2 international airports it is an ideal base for European Travel....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Equestrian Events
  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Sailing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Water Skiing
  • Whitewater Rafting
  • Wind-Surfing

Dining

  • Dining:

    Openplan living area on ground floor with table or why not dine outside on the terrace....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 5 people

General

  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided:

    Included in the main tarrif. If friends are to stay overnight on the sofabed, linen is provided at an extra charge....moreless

  • Living Room:

    Open plan ground floor living/dining/kitchen. 3 seated sofa with 2 single seats. TV....moreless

  • Parking
  • Towels Provided:

    Included in the main tarrif. If friends are to stay overnight on the sofabed, linen is provided at an extra charge....moreless

  • Washing Machine

Kitchen

  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen:

    Bespoke Oak kitchen. Fully equipped with Gas hob, electric cooker, microwave, fridge, kettle, toaster, coffee maker, dishwasher, washing machine etc....moreless

  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Lawn / Garden
 

Reviews

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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
summer
Apr 1 - Jan 31, 2017
2 night min stay
$101 $107
Fri, Sat, Sun
$566
summer2017
Jun 15 - Sep 15, 2017
2 night min stay
$101 $107
Fri, Sat, Sun
$566
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$82 $94
Fri, Sat
$441 $1,762

Rates are based on 3 guests; add $38 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Refundable Damage Deposit $125.89
  • Taxes Not included

Notes:

Arrival after 4pm departure by 10am.

The cottage must be left in the state that you would wish to find it. End of stay cleaning is available on request on arrival for an additional charge.


Owner's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 60 days before check-in date.


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Location

40 Miles
Nearest Airport
Limoges and Poitiers airport
2 Kilometres
Nearest Barpub
La Voulzie
40 Miles
Nearest Golf
Limoges
40 Miles
Nearest Train
Poitiers
20 Kilometres
Nearest Motorway
A10 or A20
2 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
La Voulzie
2 Kilometres
Nearest Beach
La Voulzie River Beach

Car: Necessary

Conveniently Situated On The Border Of Poitou Charantes And The Limousin Departments And Only One Hour In Each Direction To Their Capital Cities Of Poitiers And Limoges, Chez Tartaud Is Surrounded By Undulating Farmland With Tree-lined Fields, Cut Into The Dramatic Rocky Waters Of The Gartampe River. Much Of This Landscape Can Be Explored On Foot Or By Bike On Many Of The Leafy Lanes (chemins) Accessible Directly From Our Smallholding Where An Abundance Of Flora And Wildlife Abounds. Bird-watchers And Wildlife-spotters Will Love It Here.

You Have Access To The 12 Acres Of Our Organic Smallholding. Our Children Love The Animals, Fresh Vegetables, Pond, Fields, Trees And The Stream – We Even Have Plans To Restore The Old Lake.

About 1.5km By Road (or Chemin) Passing The Equestrian Centre Is The Village Of Lathus With A Small Supermarket Which Includes The Butchers, There Are Two Boulangeries, Florist, Doctor, Pharmacy, Post Office, Bar/restaurant And Bank. Lathus Dating From Gallo-roman Times, Has Its Granite-built Church Of Saint Maurice (12th – 13th Century) Plus Dolmen (rocks) Of Marchain And Several Chateaux (e.g. Ouzilly, Le Ché And Cluzeau-bonneau). Heading 1km In The Opposite Direction To The Village From The Cottage, You Find The Wild Beauty Of The Roc D’enfer (stone Of Hell) Astride The Rapids Of The Gartempe River. In A Quieter Part Of The River Past The Chateau De Chez Rogan But Still Within 1.5km Of Chez Tartaud, Is The Small Swimming Beach, Picnic Area And An Excellent Restaurant.

A Whole Host Of Activities Are On Offer Locally On The River And At The Neighbouring Centre De Plein Air And Equestrian Centre Such As Fishing, Canoeing, Sailing, Tennis, Mountain Bikes, Rock Climbing, Archery, Horse Riding And The Educational Farm. Lathus Is The Regional Capitol Of Canoe-kayak And Is Appreciated For Slalom With Regular Competitions And Training Events Throughout The Year.

15 Minutes Drive North Of Chez Tartaud Is The Main Town Of Montmorillon, Where You Can Find Larger Supermarkets And Shops, The Tourist Office, Indoor And Outdoor Swimming Pool, Cinema, Cafes, Restaurants And Wednesday Morning Market. If You Have A Sweet Tooth You Shouldn’t Leave Without Visiting The Almond And Macaroon Museum. Steeped In History, The Medieval Quarters Of Montmorillon Host La Cité De L’écrit Et Des Métiers Du Livre Which Provides A Host Of Shops And Activities Surrounding The World Of Words, Writing, Paper And Bookmaking. But You Will Also Want To Visit The Maison Dieu With Its Ancient Octagon, The Protected Façade Of The Saint Laurent Chapel, The Frescos And Medieval Fortifications And Beautiful Gardens Which Offer A Panoramic View Of The Town Over The River Gartempe. Montmorillon Is Also In The Centre Of The Valle Des Fresques And Within Easy Reach Of Saulgé (painting Of The 19th Century) Jouhet (frescoes Of The 15th Century) Pindray With More Frescoes And The Chateau De Pruniers, Antigny, Saint-germain And Finally Saint-savin Where The Abbey Has Been Acclaimed By Unesco On Its World Heritage List..

Other Nearby Attractions Include The Valley Des Singes (monkeys) At Romagne, The Ilse Des Serpents (snakes And Amphibians) At La Trimouille, Les Géants Du Ciel (spectacular Bird Show Within The Ruins Of An Ancient Castle) At Chauvigny. A Little Further A Field But Little More Than An Hours Drive Is One Of France’s Most Amazing Theme Parks Futuroscope. This Incredible Experience – With Rides And Laser Displays – Is Dedicated To The World Of Cinema And The Moving Image, – Is Dedicated To The World Of Cinema And The Moving Image, And Is A Real Must-see For All But The Very Young.

Poitiers Itself Also Deserves A Full Day Out, Although It Is Only An Hours Drive From Chez Tartaud, As A Bustling Cosmopolitan City With Much Historical Interest The Many Narrow Alleyways Situated Around Its Historic University. The Countryside Is Delightful, With Some Of France’s Finest Cheeses And Wines Coming From Poitou Chatentes. A Regional Speciality Is A Ripe Charantaise Melon, Halved And Filled With Pineau, A Local Aperitif. The Distilleries Around Cognac, And The Roman Remains At Saintes, Are All Worth A Day Out Visit.

Poitiers Itself Also Deserves A Full Day Out, Although It Is Only An Hours Drive From Chez Tartaud, As A Bustling Cosmopolitan City With Much Historical Interest The Many Narrow Alleyways Situated Around Its Historic University. The Countryside Is Delightful, With Some Of France’s Finest Cheeses And Wines Coming From Poitou Chatentes. A Regional Speciality Is A Ripe Charantaise Melon, Halved And Filled With Pineau, A Local Aperitif. The Distilleries Around Cognac, And The Roman Remains At Saintes, Are All Worth A Day Out Visit.

Being On The Boarder With Limousin, There Are Also Several Porcelain Factories Nearby Where You Can Buy The World Famous “limoges Pottery And Enamel Work”. Or Why Not Visit The Porcelain Museums In Limoges - Now A City Of Greenery And Flowers, Only An Hours Drive South From Chez

 

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Speaks: english, french
Response time: Within 12 hours
Response Rate: 100%
Calendar last updated: 12/09/2016

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This listing was first published here in 2014.

Date last modified - Friday, December 09, 2016

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