Le Petit Gite is a beautifully compact and bijou gite. It is well equipped and finished to a high standard. There is free WiFi available throughout the gite and in the garden.
The layout consists of a combined kitchen/living/dining area leading through to a double bedroom and a spacious en suite shower room.
There is a flat screen TV with English language satellite television channels and a DVD player. The kitchen is well equipped and has a cooker with hob and grill, a fridge freezer and the use of a washing machine.
The property has its own private garden with a decked terrace and barbecue dining area and the use of a shared large pool just a few steps away from the gite.
Ideally situated in a tranquil hamlet in the heart of the Dordogne region, the property is surrounded by countryside walks and bike trails and has the advantage of stunning valley and woodland views. Although Le Petit Gite is set in a rural location it is only a few minutes drive away from beautiful market towns and villages, historical sites, the Dordogne River and many other areas of interest.
There are two restaurants, a farm shop and an organic grocery store within walking distance and the town of Sarlat, which is just a 7 minute drive away, has many cafes, bars and tourist attractions.
For those of you feeling active you can use one of the bikes or electric that are available to hire to cycle your way around this beautiful part of the country. We also hire out canoes and kayaks as the Dordogne River, with it's lovely picnic spots and swimming is only a short distance away. We will take you to the river and then collect you again at the end of the day.
Whether it is a peaceful and relaxing holiday that you are looking for, a crazy busy one, or a mixture of the two, then Le Petit Gite is the perfect base for you.
A welcome hamper is provided and will be in the gite for your arrival. A typical hamper contains a bottle of local wine, bread, milk, cheese, butter, tea, coffee and biscuits. Contents may vary.
We also provide a daily freshly baked bread and pastries delivery service - direct to your door!
Bed linen, bathroom and kitchen towels are provided. Please bring your own towels to use around the pool.
An information pack with further details on the property and local area as well as ideas of things to do during your stay will be provided for you in the gite.
Le Petit Gite is set within the grounds of La Blanquette, which is where the friendly but unintrusive owners live. La Blanquette Gites and Glamping consists of three beautiful gites, two luxury bell tents, and a vintage caravan located just 5km outside of Sarlat-La-Caneda in a location which combines the best of both worlds - peaceful rural countryside and bustling town life. The grounds cover more than 12 acres and are made up of lawned areas and woodland. There is ample off-road parking and a secure locked store for those of you bringing your own bikes.
Our accommodation can be rented together or separately. By renting them together parties of friends and/or family can combine close proximity with privacy.
Free WiFi can be accessed throughout the grounds.
La Blanquette is a place that everybody can enjoy no matter what you are looking for in your holiday; the location is rural while at the same time the medieval town of sarlat with its ample amenities and numerous attractions can be reached in the car within a few minutes or a longer downhill walk.
There is a large shared swimming pool (open May - September weather dependent) with Roman steps and sunbathing areas nestled into the 12 acres of grounds complete with winding woodland walks that are waiting to be explored.
For those of you looking for exciting night life and fine dining Sarlat has some fantastic restaurants and bars to offer, some of the best in Perigord Nord in fact. For those looking for quieter nightlife there is a BBQ to enable you to enjoy al fresco dining and the well equipped kitchen contain all you need to prepare a six course banquet or a simple G&T!
Children over 12 are welcome.
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