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Apartment in the "castrum" Belvès

People4
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Space 914 sq. ft.
Property type apartment
Minimum Stay 2 nights

Overview

About the property

On the first floor of a listed building (18th), nice 85m² apartment, renovated in 2006, quiet and very bright, it is built against the ancient walls of the 12th century and above the cave sites. The building is part of the "Castrum" of Belvès old fortified town, the historic heart of the city. View over the Place d'Armes and its hall of the XV, this medieval village (classified as "one of the most beautiful villages in France") is ideally located for visiting the Perigord and its many architectural, historical, cultural and ... .gastronomiques . It consists of:

- Ground floor:

- A private entrance opposite the Tourist Office (it will help you spend an unforgettable vacation) Its size allows easy storing bicycles and / or buggy

- 1st floor:

- A bearing 5 m²

- A large room (20m² +) overlooking the belfry of the XI. Marble fireplace (not functional), bathroom, shower, WC. 1 bed 180x200

- 14m² + a room with a view of the hall; full bathroom, WC. 2 beds 80x190

- A large living room (27m²) with stone fireplace 18th (functional). 2 armchairs, 1 sofa 1table, 4 chairs. TV . Beautiful balcony "Renaissance" overlooking the Place d'Armes. free WiFi.

- Kitchen and small office equipped (electric stove, dishwasher, washing machine, refrigerator, microwave, pressure cooker ...).

 - Cellar - oil central heating, electric hot water boiler

Various

Sheets and towels provided and changed weekly.

Large free municipal parking 1 minute walk

 Weekly rental (Saturday to Saturday) in season or out of season 2 days minimum.

More Details

Owner
Yves et Marie-Françoise Durlot
Member since: 2015
Speaks English, French, Spanish
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
30 October, 2017

Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday apartment in Belvès in Dordogne

Property Type:
  • apartment
  • floor 1
Building Type:
  • building
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
Floor Area:
  • 914 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 4
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • city centre
  • river
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
General:
  • Fireplace
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Washing Machine
  • Free Wifi
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator
  • Hob
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
    - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • Shower cubicles
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4
  • - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed
  • Each room has a table and chairs Bedroom 1: wardrobe Bedroom 2: wardrobe cabinet and shelves
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • Television
Outside:
  • Balcony
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • caves
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • recreation centre
  • restaurants
  • ruins
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • eco tourism
  • horse riding
  • scenic drives
  • walking
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • surf fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.8/5 -
(26 traveller reviews)

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average rating of 4.8076925 based on 26 reviews
5

Lived up to all expectations

  • 5 of 5

We were lucky enough to stay in this wonderful apartment for 3 months and were able to soak up the history and life in the outstandingly beautiful village of Belves.

The apartment is well located in the centre of the village, overlooking the halle. There is a local butcher, supermarket, boulangerie, and a good choice of restaurants all close by.

Yves and Marie-Francoise were excellent hosts and made sure we were comfortable and nothing was too much trouble for them.

Would highly recommend a stay in this apartment.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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The property is typically French which was just what we were looking for.

  • 5 of 5

The owners made us so very welcome and could not be more helpful. We stayed for 2 weeks in June which was ideal as fewer children and fewer queues at the many local attractions. The apartment is situated on the local square above a cafe. So lots to see, hear and smell from your balcony. A local market every Saturday in the square no need for an alarm clock as the church bell tower is very close. A superb holiday and highly recommended.

  • Review Submitted: 17-Jun-2017
  • Date of Stay: June 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

The apartment was very nice and in a great location.

  • 5 of 5

The apartment was nice but our hosts were absolutely fantastic. From welcoming us, to inviting us for drinks they were wonderful.

  • Review Submitted: 14-May-2017
  • Date of Stay: May 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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A perfect choice!

  • 5 of 5

Although the dead of winter is perhaps not the ideal period for visiting the Dordogne, we made the fortunate decision to use Belves as our base for our week in the area last January. But even more fortunate was our choice to stay in the Durlot's apartment. Not only was it completely and comfortably furnished with our windows overlooking the ancient covered market of the town's central square, but Marie Francoise and Yves themselves couldn't have been more welcoming. From the wicker basket laden with everything we needed for supper when we arrived late on a Sunday evening after the long drive down from Paris, to precious advice on what, where and when to plan our days, to a last evening drink together in front of a

blazing fireplace in their lovely home, they couldn't have been more hospitable.

If you have the great good fortune to spend time in the Dordogne which even in

winter is a thrill, may you be as lucky as we were in having chosen so successful and indeed charming a place to call home while there.

  • Review Submitted: 03-Feb-2017
  • Date of Stay: January 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Lovely holiday!

  • 5 of 5

We had a super week. Staying in the apartment was 'perfect' for us. It was clean, very near to all the town's amenities , and well kitted out with everything we could want. The bed was very comfortable, and the only outside noise we experienced was on Friday evening, but it all went quiet after about 10.30 pm. The lady who showed us in was very helpful, and we would love to stay again if we are in that area.

  • Review Submitted: 30-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
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5

Fantastic apartment overlooking the town square

  • 5 of 5

We loved our stay in this apartment. The apartment was spacious and comfortable. Each bedroom had it's own private bathroom, which is a convenient feature when traveling with other people. It is outfitted with all the comforts - full kitchen, including dishwasher, washing machine and full size fridge. We were able to prepare several meals and unwind together around the table.

It was so wonderful to be able to walk right out into the square and walk around the village. We also spent time seeing a few caves in the area. Plenty of things to see in the surrounding villages as well.

We know we want to return in the future for a longer stay!

  • Review Submitted: 27-Sep-2016
  • Date of Stay: September 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: We are extremely happy that you enjoyed your stay in our apartment ; we only regret that because of our absence from France during that period , we did not have the opportunity meeting you .As you consider renewing your experience , we - my wife and I - will be keen on welcoming you personnaly. Best regards
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Location

Nearest Airport
50 Kilometres
Bergerac
Nearest Barpub
Place d'Armes de Belvès
Nearest Golf
5 Kilometres
La Forge 9 trous
Nearest Train
1 Kilometres
Belvès
Nearest Motorway
50 Kilometres
A89
Nearest Restaurant
Place d'Armes
Nearest Beach
6 Kilometres
Siorac
Car: necessary

Belvès has all the shops, a medical home (several specialties), a pharmacy, restaurants and cafes.

Outdoor swimming pool, tennis,

 Two golf courses (9 and 18 holes) near

Train station

Airfield (6kms), first flights, discovery walks (aircraft or gliders)

 Many hiking trails from the village (walking and biking)

 The river "Nauze" - 2km - for fishing and the Dordogne - 6 kms- for its beaches and water activities

Market every Saturday morning on the Place d'Armes; "Gourmet meals" every Wednesday night in the Hall (July and August)

Art house cinema in Buisson de Cadouin (8 kms)

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday apartment in Belvès, Dordogne

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Basse saison
30 Sep 2017 - 31 Dec 2017
2 night minimum stay
£107
for 2 nights
From
£54
£312
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £267.67
Stay tax £0.36 per night, per person. This amount will be due to the owner upon arrival. Does not apply to children under 18 years.

Frais de chauffage (chauffage central privé au fuel) à ajouter durant la période froide : 10€/ 24 heures
Nettoyage appartement : le locataire s'engage à restituer l'appartement dans le même état de propreté qu'à son arrivée. Il peut l'assurer lui-même ou demander à son arrivée le forfait nettoyage fin de séjour: 35€

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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