Vacation Rental Description
Les Calprades is a lovely farmhouse standing in its own grounds of 2 acres in rolling countryside, amidst valleys strewn with sunflowers and affording stunning views and sunsets.
A truly tranquil setting, yet perfectly positioned only 5 minutes drive from the Bastide of Monflanquin, designated ‘ One of the most beautiful Villages in France' .
The Place des Arcades in Monflanquin itself boasts several Restaurants and is the perfect venue for many outside events including the spectacular Medieval Festival which takes place at the height of the summer and the ever popular Thursday ‘ Evening Market' throughout the season which is a weekly opportunity to purchase local quality produce of the region from stalls lining the square and to dine 'al fresco' with music in the air!
The property commands an elevated position which provides for spectacular views.
The wisteria covered spacious dining terrace serving also as an ideal venue and inspiration for creative afternoons and budding artists to survey and record the scene!
The Pergolas poolside provide a second choice for shady dining. There is ample space for outdoor activity and a 'football goal' and gravel 'boules court' for the energetic. Darts and Chess are a more gentle and popular distraction in 'Coral's Corner'
Welcome pack provided on arrival.
Welcome book provided on arrival with comprehensive information on area.
Linen and towels available on request.
English-French speaking owners.
- Cable Satellite
- Cleaning Service
- Cooking Utensils
- Linen Service
- Open Fire
- Amenity Parking
- Private Pool
Please contact us for detailed description of accommodation.
An extensive range of books DVDs and Videos provided and Sports and Games trunk housing wide selection of activities for youngsters of all ages!
Tiled floors throughout except for the wooden mezzanine.
Les Calprades commands an elevated position providing for spectacular views, the spacious wisteria-covered dining terrace also serving as an ideal spot for budding artists to spend creative afternoons surveying and recording the scene! Poolside pergola is an alternative choice for shady dining. Ample space for outdoor activity and a 'football goal, and gravel 'boules court' for the energetic in the party. Darts and Chess are a more gentle entertainment in 'Coral's Corner' Ample parking in the driveway. One bicycle for 'baguette hunting'!
Information pack sent on booking. 'Welcome' essentials provided!
House Hunting, Winter Breaks, Long Term letting considered.
- Adventure Sports
- Horse Riding
- Night Clubs
- Theme park
There is a bustling market for local produce and colourful objets somewhere in the region each day. Thursday morning for Monflanquin!
Within easy reach lies the larger Bastide of Villeneuve sur Lot with its excellent range of shopping and Leisure facilities.
Activities abound ... The gentle rolling countryside and near empty country lanes, paths, and bridleways offer ideal rambling and cycling conditions. Canoes can be hired on the rivers of Dordogne and the Lot.
For Golfing enthusiasts there are 9 and 18 hole championship golf courses within easy access. Fishing is permitted in many of the rivers. Other local activities include Water Sports, Equestrian Centres, Tennis, Birdwatching and many more ...